(04-29-2017) (Zones: Marvel Universe in Order Podcast) Karl & Tonya from When It Was Cool discuss the Marvel Universe in chronological order and in this episode they discuss issue two of the Fantastic Four which features the first appearance of The Skrulls, Ben "The Thing" Grimm turns human again, and Reed Richards uses hypnosis!  Check out this new podcast series.  Marvel Universe in Order Podcast 2

(04-27-2017) (Zones: Uphill Both Ways Podcast) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are here with their first official full episode of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast.  The primary theme this episode is "first concerts" and Joseph & Mike have some great stores.  Talking Prince and the Purple Rain tour, Cher (!), Blue Oyster Cult, and much more!  Another great trip down memory lane.  Uphill Both Ways Podcast 01

(04-25-2017) (Zones: Music) When you think of guitar legends you probably think of people like Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Tony Iommi, or B.B. King.  Karl from When It Was Cool makes the case for six other great guitarists that you might not normally think of from country to pop to rock.  The list includes a country ham, a soft pop star, a soft country star, and blues/rock singer, and a popular music icon.  Here are six amazing guitar players you might not normally think of.  Read More.

DragonKing Dark Podcast - Episode 62 - Old Timey Obituaries Resurrected

(04-24-2017) (Zones: Patreon) DragonKing Dark - Episode 062 - Old Timey Obituaries Resurrected! Two of our previous most popular shows featured old obituaries from the late 1800's and early 1900's where people gave a little too much information about their departed loved ones.  We set down again this week with God's holy death angel to again listen to tales of woe and sadness and perhaps even a laugh or two from the dearly departed who trolled the living from beyond this mortal coil.  It's old timey obituaries resurrected. DragonKing Dark Podcast 062

When It Was Cool - Episode 21 - Scary Kid Stories, Bigfoot sighting, Music, & More

(04-21-2017) (Zones: When It Was Cool Podcast)  On this episode of the When It Was Cool Podcast hosts Karl & Tonya discuss reading through the Marvel Universe history in comic books, Tonya brings up things that frightened her as a child, overheard adult conversations that scared her, and the storm cellar of doom.  This reminds Karl of the time Bigfoot was spotted in the neighborhood and tracking tornadoes by white static on the television.  Plus music talk as always.  A fun, laughter filled show.  When It Was Cool Podcast

Happy 30th Anniversary to 10 Terrific New Wave Albums

(04-20-2017) (Zones: Music) Joseph Perry takes a look at 10 terrific New Wave music albums celebrating their 30th anniversary including artist like The Cure, The Smiths, and The Cult.  1987 was a great year for music and Perry takes a When It Was Cool look back at some of the reasons why!  Read More.

Rush Songs for Beginners

(04-20-2017) (Zones: Music) Karl Stern from When It Was Cool recommends a few Rush songs for those interested in trying out the band or recommending them to a friend.  Rush isn't for everybody but Karl suggests there might be something for just about anyone in the vast Rush catalog.  Read More.

(04-20-2017) (Zones: NoFriender Thrash Metal Show Podcast) On this edition of the NoFriender Thrash Metal Show podcast, exclusive to the When It Was Cool Website, we take a look at the thrash metal band Overkill.  Overkill, formed in 1980 in New Jersey features metal greats Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth and D.D. Verni.  NoFriender Thrash Metal Show Podcast 13

Baked Meatball Subs

(04-19-2017) (Zones: Tonya's Diner) Tonya from When It Was Cool bakes up some quick and easy meatball subs that are delicious and simple!  Need a quick meal after a long day?  This is a great recipe for you!  Get the recipe.

Reading the Marvel Universe in Order - Fantastic Four #2

(04-19-2017)  The When It Was Cool family reads the Marvel 616 Universe in chronological order.  In this second installment we look at the Fantastic Four issue 2 where we meet The Skrulls for the first time.  Read More.

10 Essential Thrash Heavy Metal Albums to Get You Started in the Genre

(04-19-2017) (Zones: Music) NoFriender from the NoFriender Thrash Metal Show Podcast hosted exclusively at When It Was Cool takes a look at ten essential thrash heavy metal albums to get you started in the genre.  Read More.

DragonKing Darker - Episode 04 - Freeze

(04-17-2017) (Zones: DragonKing Darker Podcast) On this Patreon exclusive podcast, host Karl Stern wraps up his exploration of fear through the songs of his favorite band, Rush.  This episode looks at Freeze.  When Karl Stern began recording this episode he felt like this might be the weakest of the four shows so far, but as he continued recording, the lyrics really struck a chord with him and by the time he finished he felt like this might be the best episode of DragonKing Dark or Darker he has ever recorded.  DragonKing Darker 04

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