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Join hosts Marie and Chrissy along with their celebrity guests, as they take you on a journey to understand pop culture through the countercultures that formed it. altpoprepeat.com. #AltPopRepeat

Alt.Pop.Repeat Chrissy Newton & Marie Nicola

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 5 Ratings

Join hosts Marie and Chrissy along with their celebrity guests, as they take you on a journey to understand pop culture through the countercultures that formed it. altpoprepeat.com. #AltPopRepeat

    S2E12 – Subculture of Sneakers w/ DJ Skee

    S2E12 – Subculture of Sneakers w/ DJ Skee

    Where did sneakers originate and how did sneaker culture become an industry worth billions of dollars? What started as sports shoe is now a highly collectable fashion item that's walked it's way off the court and into the closets of millionaires.

    • 1 hr 42 min
    The Subculture of Sex: The Sex Episode w/ Dr. Jess

    The Subculture of Sex: The Sex Episode w/ Dr. Jess

    This may be our sexiest show, ever! Listen in as we dive into the cultural syncs that took sex from sin to the mainstream - that's right! We're delivering the most taboo episode to date!

    • 1 hr 44 min
    Subculture of Shadows: The Horror Episode w/ Ramsey Campbell

    Subculture of Shadows: The Horror Episode w/ Ramsey Campbell

    Beyond the culture of slasher films of the 80's is the incredibly rich horror subculture of pop culture. Where did it come from and what were the pivotal moments in history that contributed to its rise in popularity? Tune in to the latest episode of Alt.Pop.Repeat to hear our guest, Ramsey Campbell, a British writer considered by a number of critics to be one of the great masters of horror fiction.

    • 1 hr 21 min
    Drawn Out: The Comic Book Episode w/ Kevin Eastman

    Drawn Out: The Comic Book Episode w/ Kevin Eastman

    From the 1930s to today, comic books have had a major part in society - from war time propaganda to box office hits, we dive into the catalyst moments where comic books crossed over into the mainstream. We're joined by the man who co-created the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Kevin Eastman.

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Click to Play: The Internet Episode w/ Amber MacArthur

    Click to Play: The Internet Episode w/ Amber MacArthur

    From Mark Twain to Napster & the secret 70s Canadian "internet". This this episode we explore the history & impact of the world wide web on pop culture.

    • 1 hr 27 min
    Just Roll With It - The Skateboard Episode w/ Annie Guglia

    Just Roll With It - The Skateboard Episode w/ Annie Guglia

    Want to know how skateboarding was able to shake its subculture roots to go from an illegal alternative to surfing to the 2021 Tokyo Games? We have the answer plus we talk to superstar skateboarder Annie Guglia!

    • 1 hr 39 min

Customer Reviews

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5 Ratings

5 Ratings

peripugh ,

Perfect mix of intellect, intrigue, and fun!

I am in love with these hosts and their unique take on subjects we love and ones we didn’t we needed in our lives!
So smart. Great quality guests. Information you will get NOWHERE ELSE!
It’s a must-listen. This is your next addiction!

Jello❤ ,

Next Level!!

Wow, so grateful I stumbled across this amazing new podcast on pop culture. I'm actually amazed at the quality of the hosts and the guests. Just next level good. Fascinating topics and guests that absolutely should not be missed!!! Well done!!
A+++
Laura McD
Ivy League Murders

mystardustheart ,

Out of This World

I binged this podcast today because it is that good! These ladies, and the guests they interview, are next level. They bring unique perspectives to this intersection of pop culture and counterculture. I think there are a lot of gatekeepers when it comes to alternative culture, beliefs, experiences, and spirituality, but Chrissy & Marie make it accessible for anyone at any place on the alt spectrum. I eagerly await the next episode!