A Toast to the 80s

February 17, 2019

Better late than never, but this week we're going back in time to discuss some of our favorite songs from the 1980s. We go from artists like Aerosmith and Bon Jovi, from Tina Turner to Teena Maria (Christina does actually know what "Square Biz" is), and from LL Cool J to Erik B. and Rakim. Let us know what some of your favorites by hitting us up on twitter or instagram at @NostalgiaMixPod.

Shaft Trailer with the great Samuel L. Jackson and Richard Roundtree

Wayne Brady has a dream...of Mike Tyson singing "Every little step"

#JanetJacksonAppreciationDay

Before you go...click this link.

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Cartoons and Cereal

February 1, 2019

Surpise! We have a theme song!

Welcome to the second episode of this season of the Nostalgia Mixtape. Grab a bowl of your favorite cereal and listen to us as we discuss our favorite and least favorite cereals, as well as the cartoons we would watch while eating them. Don't forget to follow us on twitter and instagram @NostalgiaMixpod for bonus content throughout the week, and make sure you like and subscribe to our podcast so you never miss an episode.

This week's link:

The kid who ate the chocolate powder

Cool man Don Cheadle as Captain Planet

Bangin' on the trash can! Drummin on the street lights!

If you don't think this is Gladys Knight, something's wrong with your ears

Also, this is T-Pain minus the auto-tune. He kills this.

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The Black Sitcom Show

January 17, 2019

WE BACK!

We are back with season 2 of the Nostalgia Mixtape. We hope you all had an amazing time during the holidays and we are ready to hit the ground running and bring you some brand new (but technically old) hotness as we recap some of the best nostalgic things that have taken place over the last few months, plus some fun new upcoming things.

On this episode we cover the 20th Anniversary of Britney Spears' "Baby One More TIme" album as well as Missy Elliot's induction into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame.

In our main segment, we discuss what we love and miss about our favorite Black Sitcoms including The Fresh Prince, The Jamie Foxx Show, Girlfriends, A Different World and Living Single.

Don't forget to like and subscribe to our podcast, as well as share our show with a friend!

 

 

 

The En Vogue Video

Throwback video of Beyonce meeting Tina Turner

Google’s Kevin McAllister ad

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The Full Recap Episode

November 29, 2018

 

Hope you all had a great Thanksgiving. We are back with our final episode of the year, and per audience request, we are doing a full Nostalgia Recap episode. We discuss Christmas movies, Snoop's Walk of Fame induction, celebrity birthdays, as well as some of our favorite holiday moments and traditions. This is going to wrap up Season 1 for us and we will see you all in January!

Happy Holidays!

 

Tai's interview with Tatyana Ali

Jon B and Donnell Jones at Soul Train Awards

AfroPunk’s Missy Elliott tribute video

The Lion King trailer

The Orange Years ‘90s Nick documentary

MBJ and his 90s car singing

Snoop Dogg's Walk of Fame Ceremony

The Backstreet Boys and all of their adorable Children

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The Jeeps Bump This New Remix

November 9, 2018

This is the remix! The jeeps bump this new remix! Today on this week’s super late episode of the Nostalgia Mixtape we discuss some of our favorite remixes ever. Christina recaps some of the fun things she’s done the last few weeks, Tai talks about some fun things going down on Twitter, and we talk about some of the Kings and Queens of remixes over the last 30 years. Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter at @NostalgiaMixPod and individually at @TaiGooden and @SingMyBlu

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The Fresh Prince

October 18, 2018

On this week’s episode of The Nostalgia Mixtape we discuss the greatness that is the Fresh Prince with our special guest Nekita! We discuss our favorite episodes, character relationships, guest characters, Light Skinned Aunt Viv and Dark Skinned Aunt Viv, as well as how the show affected us when we were younger and how it still affects us now.

 

Don’t forget to check us out on iTunes, Google play or anywhere you get your podcasts. Also follow us on twitter at @Nostalgiamixpod, and us individually at @TaiGooden and @SingMyBlu.

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The Books We Grew Up On

October 4, 2018

We've reached 10 episodes!

On this week's epsiode, we discuss some of our favorite books from our younger years. Books we loved, books that changed us, and books we go back to again and again.

Some notable links from this week's episode:

Matilda Reunion Video including some great scene re-enactments.

Matilda Statue in the England

This week in Will Smith Does All The Things: 

Will Smith, Marc Anthony and Bad Bunny - Esta Rico

Will Smith Bungee Jump into the Grand Canyon (This is the actual jump, there are many other videos of the before and after)

Also a throwback to Will Smith's performance of Wild Wild West just because

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It’s Janet, Miss Jackson If Ya Nasty!

September 21, 2018

This week’s episode of the Nostalgia mixtape celebrates the amazing work of the one and only Janet Damita Jo Jackson. She’s one of your favorite artist’s favorite artists and is an icon whose work spans multiple decades. We’ve seen a resurgence of Janet love over the last few years because of her State of The World tour, her new single "Made For Now", and her recent Billboard Awards performance followed by her receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award. Press play and listen to us discuss some of our favorite Janet songs, videos, performances, looks, interviews and more.

 

Kenan Thompson, Chance the Rapper, and Chris Redd - Bring Back Barack

 

Kenan Thompson article written by Tai   

 

Check out the #InThe80sWe and #GreatestThingsAboutThe90s on twitter

 

The whole MTV Icon award show honoring Janet Jackson from 2001 (It’s 2001 and hella grainy, but has some epic performances by Destiny’s Child, Macy Gray, NSYNC, Pink, Mya, Usher, etc)

 

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Underrated But Never Duplicated

September 6, 2018

It's a new episode of the Nostalgia Mixtape for you all! Today we discuss some of our favorite shows that don't get quite enough love. On top of our usual weekly nostaliga repcap, we have a small show announcement about what the rest of the year looks like for us. We hope you enjoy this week's episode.

Don't forget to follow us on Twitter and Instagram at @NostalgiaMixpod, as well as like and subscribe to us wherever you get your podcasts.

The Secret World of Alex Mack 20 Reunion

 

Power Rangers 25th Anniversary Special

 

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Why does Zach Morris have friends?

August 23, 2018

This episode of the Nostalgia Mixtape is a deep dive into the 90s hit TV show Saved by The Bell. We discuss some of our favoite episodes, our favorite cast members, as well as some of the things we've always wondered about the series like where exactly is The Max?

We take a moment to discuss the death of the Legend Aretha Franklin and the anniversary of the death of Lee Thompson Young.

Here's a few links pertaining to this week's episode including links to the Go bayside podcast and the Jimmy Fallon skit with some of the cast.

Saved By The Bell cast on Jimmy Fallon

 

Saved By The Max pop-up Restaurant

 

"Go Bayside" Tumblr and Podcast

 

Zach Morris Is Trash from Funny Or Die

 

Mario and Elizabeth together looking FANTASTIC!

 

And for those ready for a bit of drama Dustin Diamond vs. Harvey Walden from Celebrity Fit Club (NSFW)

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