About untenablepod

Mike and Jay are two lifelong friends who originate from the Alamo City. They grew up watching too many movies, reading too many comics, mimicking too much television, and listening to too much music. One is a family man and one is...well, he's still working on it.

Untenable Podcast, Mixtape #10: One of US

The one with the special message.

In this week’s episode, a new mixtape revisits a time of concern and questioning amidst social unrest.

 

Intro song:  “3 Libras” A Perfect Circle

Song 2: “Years Go By” The Devlins

Outro song: “Wasting Time” Collective Soul

Episode mixed: 94.5

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 125: Gore’d the Guardians

The one with that guy who didn’t direct the Bioshock movie.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay explore the aesthetics of Gore Verbinski and the Swedish, Nordic, and Dutch filmmakers, reflect on Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, revisit some Alien: Covenant, and wonder why Prey s**t the bed while being played.

 

Intro music: “The Chain” Fleetwood Mac   Outro music: “In Hell I’ll Be in Good Company” The Dead South

 

 

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 124: The Planet Redshirt

The one with nostalgia for nostalgia’s sake.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay dance around topics in an effort to ignore the elephant in the room, and visit thoughts about Zelda, Prey, Persona 4, and Mass Effect: Andromeda; they also talk Alien: Covenant.

Intro song: “Run” Foo Fighters  Outro song: “Slave to Love” Bryan Ferry

 

The Untenable Podcast Mixtape #9: Nothing Compares

The one with the Hateful Prince.

In this week’s episode, another Mixtape to satiate the hunger for mediocre entertainment is offered yet again.


 

Intro song: “You Know My Name” Chris Cornell  Middle song: “Thank You” Chris Cornell Outro song: “Nothing Compares 2 U” Chris Cornell

Episodes mixed:

Episode 86: http://traffic.libsyn.com/untenablepodcast/Untenable_Podcast_Episode_86.mp3

Episode 72: http://traffic.libsyn.com/untenablepodcast/Untenable_Podcast_Episode_72.mp3

 

 

The Untenable Podcast Mixtape #8: Somethings Always Change

 

The one with the consistent inconsistency.

In this week’s mixtape episode, Mike and Jay rail about contrarianism in a moment in time that unfolded into reality from a perceived unreality and a study in cinema theory.

Song 1: “What a Wonderful World” Sam Cooke
Song 2: “Use Me” Bill Withers
Song 3: “Free Me” Otis Redding
Mixed episodes:

Episode 67:

Episode 61:

The Untenable Podcast MiniSode: Colossal Reaction Cast

The one with the existential kaiju.

In this week’s episode, Jay flies solo and talks about his reactions to Nacho Vigalondo’s latest film, Colossal.

 

The Untenable Podcast Mixtape #7: BritPop Till You Can’t Stop

The one with too much bollocks.

This week’s episode is another blast from the past (somewhat recent past) when Mike and Jay contend with issues of old, like Tomorrowland, Tron, GI Joe: Retaliation, Star Wars, and the age old debate between art and commerce.

 

Intro song: “Come Undone” Robbie Williams  

Middle song: “Don’t Look Back in Anger” Oasis

Outro song: “Bittersweet Symphony” The Verve

Mixed episodes:

Episode 57: Tomorrowland is Never Promised
Episode 68:  Unfuggin’ Believable!