84 episodes

Join Australian Comedian Matt Stewart (and regular second banana Evan Munro-Smith) with rotating guests, as they explore primates in popular culture from Chimpan-A to Chimpan-Z!

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Join Australian Comedian Matt Stewart (and regular second banana Evan Munro-Smith) with rotating guests, as they explore primates in popular culture from Chimpan-A to Chimpan-Z!

    83 - The Mandalorian (with Cass Paige and Adam Carnevale)

    83 - The Mandalorian (with Cass Paige and Adam Carnevale)

    The Mandalorian is the first Star Wars live action TV series, and it's a fun time! Matt and Evan are joined by Sanspants Radio's Cass Paige and Adam Carnevale to discuss! Beware if you haven't watched the series yet, it's pretty spoiler heavy...


    See Matt's new show MONKEY HOUSE in BRISBANE (March 10-15) and MELBOURNE (March 19-April 26) with discount code PODCAST via https://mattstewartcomedy.com/gigs


    Buy merch (pins and Prime Mates beanies) here: https://mattstewartcomedy.com/shop/


    Support the show on Patreon


    Our twitter: @PrimeMatesPod
    Our instagram: @primematespod
    Facebook: facebook.com/primematespod
    Email: primematespod@gmail.com


    Got topic/primate suggestions for the show? Chuck them here: http://bitly.com/PrimeMatesTips


    Check out Matt's history podcast : Do Go On


    And his music history podcast: Listen Now Podcast with Matt and Sam: https://play.acast.com/s/listen-now/


    Prime Mates Spotify Playlist


    Matt's twitter: @mattstew_art
    Matt's instagram: @MattStewartComedy
    Matt's facebook: facebook.com/mattstewartcomedy


    Evan's web series (about video games): gameygame.com
    Evan's twitter: @evanms
    Evan's instagram: @stupidoldevan


    Evan and Matt's studio/production company: stupidoldstudios.com


    Cass' twitter: @CassCassPaige
    Adam's Twitter: @retroarchetype
    Cass and Adam's podcast network: Sanspants Radio


    Our awesome theme song by Evan Munro-Smith and sweet logo by Peader Thomas


    References:


    https://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain/2019/12/28/the-mandalorian-season-1-review-the-best-new-star-wars-since-return-of-the-jedi/#8b88816572b7
    https://www.starwars.com/databank/kowakian-monkey-lizard
    https://www.looper.com/174724/easter-eggs-you-missed-in-the-mandalorian/
    https://www.cnet.com/news/the-mandalorian-everything-we-know-star-wars-show-disney-plus-baby-yoda-season-2/ For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 1 hr 33 min
    82 - Ask Matt Anything

    82 - Ask Matt Anything

    This week is another different setup with Matt going solo and answering listeners questions! The questions range in topic from comedy, travel, podcasting and of course primates!


    See Matt's new show MONKEY HOUSE in BRISBANE (March 10-15) and MELBOURNE (March 19-April 26) with discount code PODCAST via https://mattstewartcomedy.com/gigs


    Buy merch (pins and Prime Mates beanies) here: https://mattstewartcomedy.com/shop/


    Support the show on Patreon


    Our twitter: @PrimeMatesPod
    Our instagram: @primematespod
    Facebook: facebook.com/primematespod
    Email: primematespod@gmail.com


    Got topic/primate suggestions for the show? Chuck them here: http://bitly.com/PrimeMatesTips


    Check out Matt's other podcast Do Go On: dogoonpod.com


    And his music history podcast: Listen Now Podcast with Matt and Sam: https://play.acast.com/s/listen-now/


    Prime Mates Spotify Playlist


    Matt's twitter: @mattstew_art
    Matt's instagram: @MattStewartComedy
    Matt's facebook: facebook.com/mattstewartcomedy


    Matt's studio/production company: stupidoldstudios.com


    Our awesome theme song by Evan Munro-Smith and sweet logo by Peader Thomas For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 1 hr 33 min
    81 - Music Clip Special (feat. Nine Inch Nails' Closer & other primatey vids)

    81 - Music Clip Special (feat. Nine Inch Nails' Closer & other primatey vids)

    This week we're trying something a little different as we check out a few of the biggest music videos over the years featuring primates, including:


    Nine Inch Nails' - Closer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PTFwQP86BRs
    Fall Out Boy - Thnks Fr Th Mmrs: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=onzL0EM1pKY
    Tears For Fears - Head Over Heals: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CsHiG-43Fzg
    Weezer - Island In The Sun: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0C3zgYW_FAM
    Basement Jaxx - Where's Your Head At: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5rAOyh7YmEc


    See Matt's new show MONKEY HOUSE in HOBART (January 9,10), BRISBANE (March 10-15) and MELBOURNE (March 19-April 26) with discount code PODCAST via https://mattstewartcomedy.com/gigs


    Buy merch (pins and Prime Mates beanies) here: https://mattstewartcomedy.com/shop/


    Support the show on Patreon


    Our twitter: @PrimeMatesPod
    Our instagram: @primematespod
    Facebook: facebook.com/primematespod
    Email: primematespod@gmail.com


    Got topic/primate suggestions for the show? Chuck them here: http://bitly.com/PrimeMatesTips


    Check out Matt's other podcast Do Go On: dogoonpod.com


    And his music history podcast: Listen Now Podcast with Matt and Sam: https://play.acast.com/s/listen-now/


    Prime Mates Spotify Playlist


    Matt's twitter: @mattstew_art
    Matt's instagram: @MattStewartComedy
    Matt's facebook: facebook.com/mattstewartcomedy


    Evan's web series (about video games): gameygame.com
    Evan's twitter: @evanms
    Evan's instagram: @stupidoldevan


    Evan and Matt's studio/production company: stupidoldstudios.com


    Our awesome theme song by Evan Munro-Smith and sweet logo by Peader Thomas For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 1 hr 10 min
    80 - Bananaman (with Sam Tonkin)

    80 - Bananaman (with Sam Tonkin)

    Bananaman was a superhero parody comic strip and cartoon from the early 80s. When Eric, a schoolboy, ate a banana, he became BANANAMAN! A super strong super dumb super hero! We're joined by Listen Now co-host Sam Tonkin to discuss!


    See Matt's new show MONKEY HOUSE in HOBART (January 9,10), BRISBANE (March 10-15) and MELBOURNE (March 19-April 26) with discount code PODCAST via https://mattstewartcomedy.com/gigs


    Buy merch (pins and Prime Mates beanies) here: https://mattstewartcomedy.com/shop/


    Support the show on Patreon


    Our twitter: @PrimeMatesPod
    Our instagram: @primematespod
    Facebook: facebook.com/primematespod
    Email: primematespod@gmail.com


    Got topic/primate suggestions for the show? Chuck them here: http://bitly.com/PrimeMatesTips


    Check out Matt's other podcast Do Go On: dogoonpod.com


    And his music history podcast: Listen Now Podcast with Matt and Sam: https://play.acast.com/s/listen-now/


    Prime Mates Spotify Playlist


    Matt's twitter: @mattstew_art
    Matt's instagram: @MattStewartComedy
    Matt's facebook: facebook.com/mattstewartcomedy


    Evan's web series (about video games): gameygame.com
    Evan's twitter: @evanms
    Evan's instagram: @stupidoldevan


    Evan and Matt's studio/production company: stupidoldstudios.com


    Follow Sam on Instagram: @SammaTonk


    Our awesome theme song by Evan Munro-Smith and sweet logo by Peader Thomas For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 58 min
    79 - Frasier (with Dave Warneke)

    79 - Frasier (with Dave Warneke)

    Frasier was one of the big American shows in the 90s golden age of TV sitcoms - on Morning Becomes Entertainment (season 7 episode 19) Frasier fills in for a week as host on a morning TV show - and on one of these days, he's joined by a chef chimpanzee named Bobo! To discuss, we are joined by Do Go On and Book Cheat host Dave Warneke!


    See Matt's new show MONKEY HOUSE in HOBART (January 9,10), BRISBANE (March 10-15) and MELBOURNE (March 19-April 26) with discount code PODCAST via https://mattstewartcomedy.com/gigs


    Buy merch (pins and Prime Mates beanies) here: https://mattstewartcomedy.com/shop/


    Support the show on Patreon


    Our twitter: @PrimeMatesPod
    Our instagram: @primematespod
    Facebook: facebook.com/primematespod
    Email: primematespod@gmail.com


    Got topic/primate suggestions for the show? Chuck them here: http://bitly.com/PrimeMatesTips


    Check out Matt's other podcast Do Go On: dogoonpod.com


    And his music history podcast: Listen Now Podcast with Matt and Sam: https://play.acast.com/s/listen-now/


    Prime Mates Spotify Playlist


    Matt's twitter: @mattstew_art
    Matt's instagram: @MattStewartComedy
    Matt's facebook: facebook.com/mattstewartcomedy


    Evan's web series (about video games): gameygame.com
    Evan's twitter: @evanms
    Evan's instagram: @stupidoldevan


    Evan and Matt's studio/production company: stupidoldstudios.com


    Dave's New Podcast: Book Cheat (@BookCheatPod on Twitter/Instagram/Facebook)
    Dave's twitter: @davewarneke


    Our awesome theme song by Evan Munro-Smith and sweet logo by Peader Thomas


    Frasier Facts listicle:
    https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/60555/18-things-you-might-not-know-about-frasier For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 1 hr 10 min
    78 - World War Monkey Badasses (with Alasdair Tremblay-Birchall)

    78 - World War Monkey Badasses (with Alasdair Tremblay-Birchall)

    In recent weeks two separate listeners have suggested two different world war monkey stories, so I thought I would read them out on the podcast today with special guest Alasdair Tremblay-Birchall from Two in the Think Tank!


    See Matt's new show MONKEY HOUSE in HOBART (January 9,10), BRISBANE (March 10-15) and MELBOURNE (March 19-April 26) with discount code PODCAST via https://mattstewartcomedy.com/gigs


    Buy merch (pins and Prime Mates beanies) here: https://mattstewartcomedy.com/shop/


    Support the show on Patreon


    Our twitter: @PrimeMatesPod
    Our instagram: @primematespod
    Facebook: facebook.com/primematespod
    Email: primematespod@gmail.com


    Got topic/primate suggestions for the show? Chuck them here: http://bitly.com/PrimeMatesTips


    Check out Matt's other podcast Do Go On: dogoonpod.com


    And his music history podcast: Listen Now Podcast with Matt and Sam: https://play.acast.com/s/listen-now/


    Prime Mates Spotify Playlist


    Matt's twitter: @mattstew_art
    Matt's instagram: @MattStewartComedy
    Matt's facebook: facebook.com/mattstewartcomedy


    Evan's web series (about video games): gameygame.com
    Evan's twitter: @evanms
    Evan's instagram: @stupidoldevan


    Evan, Al and Matt's studio/production company: stupidoldstudios.com


    Al's pod: Two In The Think Tank
    Al's twitter: @alasdairtb


    Our awesome theme song by Evan Munro-Smith and sweet logo by Peader Thomas


    Articles read:
    https://www.thejournal.ie/us-armys-tojo-the-monkey-gets-his-own-statue-in-cork-860642-Apr2013/
    https://allthatsinteresting.com/jackie-the-baboon
    http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/pathways/firstworldwar/military_conflict/war_out_europe.htm For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

James DF Cameron ,

10/10 bananas

Love listening to Matt and guests wide range of primate topics.

will nzl ,

Rate this

5 glorious ripe bananas out of 5

Disbaksnaindiwokznzn ,

A tasteful pod

Prime mates? More like prime steaks, which are great... much like this podcast

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