New Fire

The Media Thrift Shop Podcast

About the show

New Fire, the media thrift shop podcast. Our access to content is limitless, scrolling with no end in sight. Algorithms try to tell us what we want, curating feeds and suggesting new picks, but the limited context available has us second guessing–and so the scrolling continues. Join us as we discuss the questionable suggestions from our devices to discover that “New Fire” movie, show, or track.

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Episodes

  • Episode 7: California, Alvvays

    August 20th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  32 mins 26 secs
    alvvays, an angle, delta spirit, tennis

    This week, for our 7th episode, we graciously bring you our favorite jams from Delta Spirit and Alvvays, with special mentions of An Angle and Tennis. We're weaving some drunk sadness into shoegazey indie. Don't miss it!

  • Episode 6: Poolside

    August 13th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  1 min 24 secs
    aly & aj, boy pablo, clario, gus dapperton, rex orange county, sales, tessa violet, the drums, the whitest boy alive, tune-yards, yeah yeah yeahs

    We are poolside this week, as should you. Whether you're out getting some sun or kicking it indoors, we have a playlist for you of some of the music we're listening poolside.

  • Episode 5: The Gold

    August 6th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  24 mins 29 secs
    kevin devine, manchester orchestra, phoebe bridgers, regina spektor

    In our fifth episode, we talk about Phoebe Bridger's cover of Manchester Orchestra's "The Gold" and get into a broader conversation about growing up with artists.

  • Episode 4: Forever and Ten Years

    July 30th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  46 mins 1 sec
    aly & aj, arctic monkeys, death cab for cutie, foxing, interpol, japanese breakfast, kimbra, mgmt, sales

    Our fourth episode has arrived! This week's episode is a little different, it's more of an open forum for general discussion about multiple releases. Just to give you an idea, we talked about Sales, Foxing, Aly & AJ, Kimbra, Arctic Monkeys, and many more – the conversation drifted quite a bit... Listen and hang out with us for a little bit while we talk about music.

  • Episode 3: Nobody

    July 23rd, 2018  |  Season 1  |  11 mins 16 secs
    mitski

    In this episode, we dive deep and become one with Mitski's new single "Nobody." It's the sad girl dance anthem that we have had endlessly on repeat since it came out. Join us for a couple of minutes and connect to this song on another level with us.

  • Episode 2: Sabré Olvidar

    July 16th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  7 mins 55 secs
    silvana estrada

    In this episode, we break down Silvana Estrada's new single "Sabré Olvidar". It's an incredible Spanish song that's making the rounds online. We break down the song and talk about what makes it so great. And yes, we also break down its meaning for those of you who may not initially understand it.

  • Episode 1: So Sad So Sexy

    June 11th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  24 mins 17 secs
    japanese breakfast, kailee morgue, lykke li, mitski, st vincent

    For our very first episode, we discussed two singles "Geyser" by Mitski and "Do You Feel This Way (feat. Whethan)" by Kailee Morgue and the newly released album "so sad so sexy" by Lykke Li.