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This is THE Mew podcast, 100% for fans by fans. In each episode we aim to reminisce and talk nostalgia, as well as analyze and discuss everything about each song in the Mew back catalog.

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This is THE Mew podcast, 100% for fans by fans. In each episode we aim to reminisce and talk nostalgia, as well as analyze and discuss everything about each song in the Mew back catalog.

    #036 And the Glass Handed Kites (15 Year Anniversary Special)

    #036 And the Glass Handed Kites (15 Year Anniversary Special)

    Welcome to The MewX Podcast!

    It's been 15 years since Mew's classic album "And the Glass Handed Kites" was released. We celebrate the occasion with a special episode, packed to the gills with personal stories and anecdotes, shared by your hosts, and many other frengers, related to the album.

    This episode is the last episode of season 3. We'll be back again soon with season 4. Thank you for listening.

    Credits:
    Host: Thomas Dyregaard Co-hosts: Ann Lancaster, Oddvar Røste and Heather Tinneny.

    And the Glass Handed Kites, Spotify
    Mew Live In Copenhagen DVD

    Live versions mentioned:
    Mew Live In Copenhagen, Full Concert, 2006

    Other links:
    The Making of And the Glass Handed Kites
    And the Glass Handed Kites promotional video
    Mew interview about the Danish Music Awards (In Danish)
    Mew wins Best Danish Album award (In Danish)
    Jonas Bjerre wins Best Danish Singer award (In Danish)
    Mew interview on The Voice, Finland, 2005
    Tears For Fears - Everybody Wants To Rule The World (Official Music Video)
    1917, IMDb
    Death Stranding, Wikipedia
    Agent Fresco - Howls (Official Music Video)
    NRK P3 Sessions setlist, 2005

    Album reviews:
    Pitchfork, 2006
    Drowned In Sound, 2005
    Sputnik Music, 2006
    Punk News, 2006

    Follow us:
    www.mewx.info
    Instagram: mewxinfo
    Twitter: @mewxinfo
    Facebook: mewxinfo

    Thomas:
    Instagram: detkanin

    Ann:
    Instagram: ovaltine8

    Oddvar:
    Instagram: oddvarroste

    Heather:
    Instagram: misslethalminx
    Twitter: @xlethalxminx

    E-mail the show: podcast@mewx.info

    • 2 hr 4 min
    #035 Satellites

    #035 Satellites

    Welcome to The MewX Podcast!

    In this episode we reminisce about Mew's big comeback song from 2015, "Satellites." We also discuss how the song developed through the years, from its live debut in 2012, under the working title, "Klassen."

    Credits:
    Host: Thomas Dyregaard Co-hosts: Ann Lancaster, Oddvar Røste and Heather Tinneny.

    Satellites, Album version
    Satellites, Philharmonic version
    Satellites, Official music video

    Live versions mentioned:
    Klassen, Live at Roskilde, 2012
    Klassen, Live at Roundhouse, London, 2013
    Satellites, Live at Roskilde, 2015
    Satellites, Rhapsody Stripped Down Live, 2015

    Lyrics:
    Satellites lyrics

    Recommendations:
    Hammock - Cliffside
    Kent - Ensammast i Sverige
    The Beatles - Here Comes the Sun
    Mew - Nothingness and No Regrets
    Dave Matthews Band - Satellite (Official video)

    Other links:
    Casper Balslev's official website
    Mew interview on KCSN 88.5 FM
    Making of the Satellites music video on Elektropastete's website
    Article about the Satellites music video on Fader
    Guns Akimbo, IMDb
    Black Mirror, IMDb
    'Amp goes to 11' from This is Spinal Tap
    If They Had Cellphones in Older Movies - Cinemassacre
    Smash Mouth - All Star, played on thongophones
    Billie Eilish - Bad Guy played on boomwhackers

    Follow us:
    www.mewx.info
    Instagram: mewxinfo
    Twitter: @mewxinfo
    Facebook: mewxinfo

    Thomas:
    Instagram: detkanin

    Ann:
    Instagram: ovaltine8

    Oddvar:
    Instagram: oddvarroste

    Heather:
    Instagram: misslethalminx
    Twitter: @xlethalxminx

    E-mail the show: podcast@mewx.info

    • 1 hr 38 min
    #034 Repeaterbeater

    #034 Repeaterbeater

    Welcome to The MewX Podcast!

    We take a deep dive into the radio-friendly, yet mysterious, song from "No More Stories..."; Repeaterbeater. What's going on in the song, and in the music video?

    It repeats itself.

    Credits:
    Host: Thomas Dyregaard Co-hosts: Ann Lancaster, Oddvar Røste and Heather Tinneny.

    Repeaterbeater, Album version
    Repeaterbeater, Official Video, long version
    Repeaterbeater, Official Video, short version

    Live versions mentioned:
    Repeaterbeater, Live in Bristol, 2009

    Lyrics:
    Repeaterbeater lyrics

    Recommendations:
    'It is happening again' - Twin Peaks
    This Town Needs Guns - Cat Fantastic, Album version
    Linkin Park - What I've Done, Official Video
    Groundhog Day, IMDb

    Other links:
    Behind the Scenes of the Repeaterbeater Music Video
    Mew talking about the No More Stories album
    Forget Your Name - Nimja Hypnosis
    Hypnosis, Mayo Clinic
    'Omelette du Fromage', Dexter's Laboratory
    Meshuggah - Clockwork, Official Video

    Heather's breakdown of Repeaterbeater:
    Starts in
    3/4 x 4
    4/4 x 4

    First verse
    6/4
    7/4 x 2
    3/4
    7/4

    6/4
    7/4
    3/4
    6/4
    4/4 x 2

    60 beats throughout verse altogether

    Chorus
    6/4
    6/4
    4/4
    6/4
    Repeat

    Chorus outro (Show me something good)
    4/4 x 3
    6/4
    5/4
    4/4
    6/4

    Second verse
    5/4
    8/4
    7/4
    6/4
    4/4

    6/4
    3 /4
    4/4
    7/4
    5/4 x 2

    60 beats throughout verse altogether

    Follow us:
    www.mewx.info
    Instagram: mewxinfo
    Twitter: @mewxinfo
    Facebook: mewxinfo

    Thomas:
    Instagram: detkanin

    Ann:
    Instagram: ovaltine8

    Oddvar:
    Instagram: oddvarroste

    Heather:
    Instagram: misslethalminx
    Twitter: @xlethalxminx

    E-mail the show: podcast@mewx.info

    • 1 hr 21 min
    #033 Cross the River on Your Own

    #033 Cross the River on Your Own

    Welcome to The MewX Podcast!

    We're joined by fellow Frenger, Nico, as we discuss the beautiful album ender from + -; "Cross the River on Your Own."

    Credits:
    Host: Thomas Dyregaard Co-hosts: Ann Lancaster, Oddvar Røste and Heather Tinneny. Guest: Nico.

    Cross the River on Your Own, Album version

    Live versions mentioned:
    Cross the River on Your Own, Live at Tavastia, Helsinki, 2014

    Lyrics:
    Cross the River on Your Own lyrics

    Recommendations:
    Coldplay - O
    This Will Destroy You - They Move On Tracks Of Never-Ending Light
    Lykke Li - Never Gonna Love Again, Official Video
    Lykke Li - I Follow Rivers, Official Video
    Dry the River - Lion’s Den

    Other links:
    Styx, Wikipedia
    Apparatjik, Wikipedia
    Apparatjik - Antlers, Official Video
    Apparatjik - Julia, Lyric Video
    Julia Pastrana, Wikipedia
    Mew Reddit AMA, 2015

    Follow us:
    www.mewx.info
    Instagram: mewxinfo
    Twitter: @mewxinfo
    Facebook: mewxinfo

    Thomas:
    Instagram: detkanin

    Ann:
    Instagram: ovaltine8

    Oddvar:
    Instagram: oddvarroste

    Heather:
    Instagram: misslethalminx
    Twitter: @xlethalxminx

    E-mail the show: podcast@mewx.info

    • 1 hr 9 min
    #032 In A Better Place

    #032 In A Better Place

    Welcome to The MewX Podcast!

    Join us, as we discuss the synth-heavy opener from the Visuals tour, "In A Better Place." What kind of symbolism do we find in the lyrics, and in the music video?

    Credits:
    Host: Ann Lancaster Co-hosts: Thomas Dyregaard, Oddvar Røste and Heather Tinneny.

    In A Better Place, Official Video
    In A Better Place, Purity Ring Remix

    Live versions mentioned:
    In A Better Place, Live on KEXP, 2017
    In A Better Place, Live at The Circus, Helsinki, 2017

    Lyrics:
    In A Better Place lyrics

    Recommendations:
    Muse - Starlight, Official Video
    Kent - Columbus, Official Video
    White Lies - Don't Want to Feel It All, Official Video
    Majora's Mask, Wikipedia
    DMT: The Spirit Molecule (2010), Full movie

    Other links:
    Purity Ring (feat. Jonas Bjerre) - Peacefall
    Kachina, Wikipedia
    N,N-Dimethyltryptamine (DMT), Wikipedia
    The Simpsons - Homer and Lisa in a Floating Tank
    The End: Jonas Bjerre of Mew on Endings and Death, Under the Radar, 2017
    BEN Drowned, Creepypasta Wiki

    Follow us:
    www.mewx.info
    Instagram: mewxinfo
    Twitter: @mewxinfo
    Facebook: mewxinfo

    Thomas:
    Instagram: detkanin

    Ann:
    Instagram: ovaltine8

    Oddvar:
    Instagram: oddvarroste

    Heather:
    Instagram: misslethalminx
    Twitter: @xlethalxminx

    E-mail the show: podcast@mewx.info

    • 1 hr 16 min
    #031 Behind the Drapes

    #031 Behind the Drapes

    Welcome to The MewX Podcast!

    This week your regular podcast hosts go "Behind the Drapes," and hand over the mics to fellow Frengers; Keir, Keegan and Joey.

    Credits:
    Host: Keir Martin Co-hosts: Keegan Davey and Joey Hein.

    Behind the Drapes, Album version
    Behind the Drapes, Backdrop visuals

    Lyrics:
    Behind the Drapes lyrics

    Recommendations:
    Real Estate - Kinder Blumen
    Bat For Lashes - The Haunted Man
    Delays - Wanderlust

    Other links:
    Mew - Count To Ten
    The Smashing Pumpkins - Tonight, Tonight (Official Video)
    Pixies - No 13 Baby

    Follow us:
    www.mewx.info
    Instagram: mewxinfo
    Twitter: @mewxinfo
    Facebook: mewxinfo

    Keir:
    Instagram: keirmartin93

    Keegan:
    Instagram: keegfaceee

    Joey:
    Instagram: joeysdreamscapes

    E-mail the show: podcast@mewx.info

    • 40 min

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