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Uphill Both Ways - Episode 34 - Sign, Sealed, Delivered! Mail Bag Show!

(08-02-2018) This episode host Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry Uphill Both Ways - Sign, Sealed, delivered - Mailbag show the duo answer listener questions and topic requests.  Just a few include Destroy All Monsters!, Lou Reed, Cyndi Lauper, Madonna, Beastie Boys, Shazam!, Rubik's Cube, fast food, mood rings, pet rocks, and more! A very fun retro pop culture edition of Uphill Both Ways Podcast! Uphill Both Ways 34


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 33 - Junk Food Junkie

(07-19-2018) This episode host Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry discuss a variety of retro pop culture topics including the Marvel Universe Ant Man & Wasp movie then they transition into a topic we all know and love - food!  Yes, continuing the theme from last week, this week the duo discuss retro snack and junk foods and much more! Uphill Both Ways 33


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 32 - Alice's Diner

(07-05-2018) This episode host Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry discuss a variety of retro pop culture topics including the old Gold Key Ripley's Believe It or Not comic book, KISS, new music recommendations from Joesph, Weekend at Bernie's, Smokey, Pat Benatar, restaurant and diner memories including Red Barn, Pioneer Chicken, Shakey's Pizza, Burger Chef, Arctic Circle, Tasty Freeze, and many more! Uphill Both Ways 32


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 31 - Fame

(06-21-2018) On this edition of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast hosts Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry talk about fame. They discuss their meeting various famous personalities from a variety of pop culture backgrounds including Ray Park, Lou Reed, Grace Slick, Roddy Piper, Jim Neidhart, Leonard Cohen, and others.  On this edition of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast comic book creator Mike Imboden and pop culture expert Joseph Perry discuss their memories and favorites! Uphill Both Ways 31


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 30 - Pinball Wizard

(06-07-2018) On this edition of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast hosts Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry talk about Pinball machines. The nostalgia of the old pinball machines which pre-date the video game arcade is certainly something everyone over the age of 40 remembers.  Pinball machines are still around but in the 1960s-70s and even into the 1980s pinball machines were everywhere.  On this edition of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast comic book creator Mike Imboden and pop culture expert Joseph Perry discuss their memories and favorites! Uphill Both Ways 30


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 29 - The Sunday Papers

(05-24-2018) On this edition of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast hosts Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry talk about the old Sunday comic strips which were a staple for many of us on Sunday mornings. The nostalgia of the old newspaper comic strips has a rich history and almost certainly everyone of our generation have a favorite or two.  On this edition of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast comic book creator Mike Imboden and pop culture expert Joseph Perry discuss their memories and favorites! Uphill Both Ways 29


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 28 - Space Age Love Song

(05-10-2018) On this edition of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast hosts Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry talk about Avengers Infinity War (no spoilers), Judas Priest in concert, and then the main topic for this episode is a look back at the great classic sci-fi series Lost in Space. Uphill Both Ways 28


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 27 - Purple Rain - Remembering Prince

(04-26-2018) On this edition of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast hosts Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry talk about Prince two years after the pop music icons death.  If you are a fan of Prince then this show is for you! Sit back and remember one of the most talented performers of all time.  Singer, song writer, guitarists, and much more- Prince will never be forgotten. Uphill Both Ways 27


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 26 - Don't Fear the Reaper

(04-12-2018) Hosts Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry are back in the saddle to discuss retro pop culture but first, Mike has seen the popular Ready Player One movie which has a strong pop culture slant to it.  Joseph talks about his hectic concert schedule since returning to the U.S.  Then the main event topic this week is the duos love of horror movies.  They each like different styles of horror movies so this show covers a lot of ground for horror movie fans. Uphill Both Ways 26


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 25 - Welcome Back!

(03-29-2018) Host Mike Imboden welcomes Joseph Perry back to the United States after having lived in South Korea for years.  Joseph talks about the reverse culture shock of moving back to the U.S.  Joseph talks food differences and culture differences.  Joseph recommends Annihilation the movie then talks about some assorted film festival movies listeners might enjoy.  Mike gives his thoughts on Black Panther.  Then the duo have a great conversation about the cultural differences of living abroad for a decade and then returning to the United States. Uphill Both Ways 25


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 24 - Time Warp!

(03-15-2018) On this episode of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast with Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden revisit some of their favorite retro pop culture discussions of the past year.  Uphill Both Ways Podcast is back this week to celebrate (just a wee bit early) their one year anniversary! Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry revisit some of their favorite and most influential retro pop culture moments talking movies, TV, music, and much more!  We all welcome Joseph back to the United States as he has been living in South Korea for years.  Welcome home Joseph- now let's relive some old school cool retro pop culture! Uphill Both Ways 24


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 23 - I'm Turning Japanese!

(03-01-2018) On this episode of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast with Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden the duo discuss Mind Hunter and Altered Carbon on Netflix, Lodgers (see the review at WhenItWasCool.com), then they take on the main topic which is Japanese imports they loved such as Ultraman, Johnny Sokko, Speed Racer, Gigantor, Astro Boy, and more. Plus a generous sprinkling of Godzilla references too! Uphill Both Ways 23


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 22 - 1980s Sitcoms and Prime Time TV!

(02-15-2018) Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry return with their bi-weekly look at retro nostalgia and pop culture.  Hosts Joseph Perry and Mike Imboden take on your favorite (and some not so favorite) sitcoms and prime time shows of the 1980s.  You'll discover that Joseph was aghast when Mike tells him the ending of Alf! Other shows discussed include Silver Spoons, Alice, Family Ties, The Cosby Show, Growing Pains, Who's the Boss, Diff'rent Strokes, Webster, and more!  This show is a retro blast of fun! Uphill Both Ways 22


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 21 - More Prime Time Memories!

(02-01-2018) Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry return with their bi-weekly look at retro nostalgia and pop culture.  In this episode- the duo continue their talk about great retro prime time programming.  The conversation takes off with X-Files and then covers such greats as WKRP in Cincinnati, What's Happening, Sanford and Son, Welcome Back Kotter, Mary Tyler Moore, MASH, Barney Miller, discussing the LAUGH TRACK and more!  A fun episode full of retro nostalgic memories!! Uphill Both Ways 21


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 20 - Prime Time!

(01-18-2018) Mike Imboden and Joseph Perry return with their bi-weekly look at retro nostalgia and pop culture.  In this episode- Joseph finally has a Dairy Queen! The main topic this week is PRIME TIME! Mike and Joseph talk about their favorite prime time shows from the 1970s and 1980s including The Bob Newhart Show, Happy Days, Laverne and Shirley, Mork and Mindy, Three's Company, All In the Family, The Brady Bunch, and more! Uphill Both Ways 20


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 19 - Sleigh Ride

(01-04-2018) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back with the bi-weekly Uphill Both Ways podcast. Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back for their bi-weekly look back at retro pop culture.  Mike has now seen Star Wars The Last Jedi and dresses up as Santa, Joseph also has seen Star Wars The Last Jedi and talks about the difference between movies in the U.S. verses movies in South Korea.  Then the main topic of the show talks about some non-traditional Christmas and holiday movies with several surprises along the way! Uphill Both Ways 19


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 18 - The Year in Review (Only the years are 1977 and 1987!)

(12-21-2017) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back with the bi-weekly Uphill Both Ways podcast. It's that time of year (the end of it) where podcasts and websites are doing their "Best of the Year" lists! Well, When It Was Cool is no different only Uphill Both Ways puts a retro twist on it- the Best of the Year only the years are 1977 and 1987! What a fun show! Uphill Both Ways 18


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 17 - The Christmas Show!

(12-07-2017) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back with the bi-weekly Uphill Both Ways podcast.  This episode is the Christmas episode! Are you on the list?  It's been checked twice! Christmas might have lost some of it's magic since back When It Was Cool but Joseph and Mike discuss their magic Christmas memories and we hope that you too will have a Merry Christmas! Uphill Both Ways 17


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 16 - Desert Island Music Must Haves Part 2

(11-23-2017) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back with the bi-weekly Uphill Both Ways podcast.  This episode Joseph & Mike continue their Desert Island Must Have music picks. Listen in today for a great nostalgic trip down music lane talking records, cassettes, and must have music greatness including - Rapper's Delight, The Units, Oingo Boingo, Michael Jackson, Echo and the Bunnymen, Prince, and much more! Uphill Both Ways 16


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 15 - Desert Island Music Must Haves Part 1

(11-08-2017) Some spoiler free thoughts about Thor - Ragnarok, Small Town Monsters, and Joseph is going to see Judas Priest in concert, and more.  Then the main event topic for this show Mike & Joseph discuss that their "Desert Island Picks" are for music!  What music would they have to have if stranded on a desert island!  Listen in today for a great nostalgic trip down music lane talking records, cassettes, and must have music greatness including - The Smiths, Cheap Trick, Leonard Cohen, Van Halen, Eddie Money, Prince, XTC, Blue Oyster Cult, The Eagles, Queen, and much more! Uphill Both Ways 15


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 14 - #MonsterMonth Extravaganza - All About MONSTERS !

(10-26-2017) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back with the bi-weekly Uphill Both Ways podcast. On this edition the duo discuss Joseph's recent trip to Japan and the toy stores he explored, next year's Expo-Lucha in Las Vegas a huge celebration of Lucha Libre, and then the main event for the show in honor of #MonsterMonth the duo discuss- MONSTERS!  Universal Monsters, Curse of the WerewolfJesse James meets Frankenstein's Daughter, alien monsters, and so much more! Uphill Both Ways 14


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 13 - Retro Halloween Memories & More!

(10-12-2017) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back with the bi-weekly Uphill Both Ways podcast. On this edition the duo join in on #MonsterMonth and, appropriately enough their THIRTEENTH episode and discuss retro Halloween memories of the past including dressing up, trick-or-treating, and more!  It's a great Halloween blast from the past from the entertaining duo of Uphill Both Ways! Uphill Both Ways 13


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 12 - Classic Game Shows & More!

(09-28-2017) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back with the bi-weekly Uphill Both Ways podcast. On this edition topics discussed include Mike goes to see Pat Benatar in concert, then the duo discuss classic games shows including It Pays to be IgnorantName That TuneThe Match Game, Family FeudHollywood SquaresWhat's My Line, and more! Uphill Both Ways 12


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 11 - Video Games! History of Home Video Game Consoles, Arcades, Memories & More!

(09-14-2017) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back with the bi-weekly Uphill Both Ways podcast. On this edition topics discussed include the history of video games!  From the early days of Pong into the golden era of video game arcades and home video game consoles like Atari, Nintendo, and more! Uphill Both Ways 11


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 10 - Saturday Morning Cartoon Memories & More!

(08-31-2017) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back with the bi-weekly Uphill Both Ways podcast. On this edition topics discussed include War for the Planet of the Apes, Oh Heavenly Dog, Chevy Chase, The Defenders, then into the main event- Saturday Morning Cartoons! Uphill Both Ways 10



Uphill Both Ways - Episode 09 - Pro Wrestling Memories

(08-17-2017) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back with the bi-weekly Uphill Both Ways podcast. On this edition topics discussed include their memories of growing up as pro wrestling fans.  Lots of memories about Mike and Joseph's time as wrestling fans starting out in the late 1970s and into the 1980s.  Thoughts about Bob Backlund, Roddy Piper, Peter Maivia, the Cow Palace, and much more!  Uphill Both Ways 09


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 08 - Film Festival, Spider-Man Homecoming, Godzilla!

(08-07-2017) On this edition of the Uphill Both Ways podcast, Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden talk about a film festival, Spider-Man Homecoming, and childhood movie properties they are into and in this episode they discuss the king of all monsters- Godzilla!  Uphill Both Ways 08


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 07 - Drive-In Theaters & More!

(07-20-2017) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back with the bi-weekly Uphill Both Ways podcast. On this edition topics discuss include drive-in movies, lake monsters in America, delicious movie time snacks, and lots of memories about great drive-in movie experiences! A fun time had by all on the latest Uphill Both Ways Podcast! Uphill Both Ways 07


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 06

(07-06-2017) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden return with a wonderful new episode of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast talking a variety of topics including Turok Son of Stone, little green Army Men, the Netflix GLOW wrestling series, and a great discussion of old mail order advertisements including Columbia House Record subscription club!  Send us a penny! Uphill Both Ways 06


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 05

(06-22-2017) Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden are back with the bi-weekly Up Hill Both Boys podcast.  On this episode they talk toys!  Micronauts, Planet of the Apes, Megos, Kung-Fu gripe G.I. Joes, Thing Maker, Major Matt Mason, and much more!  A great fun show! Uphill Both Ways 05


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 04

(06-08-2017) Joseph & Mike talk about what's going on including the Twin Peaks revival, the Outer Limits comic books, Dell Comics, and a great discussion about Saturday mornings and what they watched back in the day, I Love Lucy, an amazing discussion about records and music, Uncle Floyd show, and so much more!  A PACKED episode of nostalgia goodness in this episode of Uphill Both Ways.  Uphill Both Ways 04


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 03

(05-25-2017) Joseph Perry and Mike Imboden return for the next episode of the Up Hill Both Ways podcast!  Cool old horror and sci-fi movies and some new ones as well.  Plus yummy delicious sugary cereals of yester-year, and more!  Silly rabbit, Trix are for kids... and me and you too!  Uphill Both Ways 03


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 02

(05-12-2017) On this episode of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast, the hosts Joseph Perry and Mike Imboden talk about Joseph going to a film festival, then they discuss how and when they got into comic books with a great discussion about such titles as the old Gold Key comics, the Avengers, war comics, Batman, Spider-Man, Captain Marvel, and the great monster comics of the early Marvel age!  Uphill Both Ways 02


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 01

(04-27-2017) The first full episode of the Uphill Both Ways Podcast with Joseph Perry & Mike Imboden!  In this episode Joseph and Mike talk about their first concerts including Prince during the Purple Rain tour, Blue Oyster Cult, and more!  Plus celebrity crushes, and lots of great memories from back in the day!  Uphill Both Ways 01


Uphill Both Ways - Episode 00

(04-20-2017) Introducing the Uphill Both Ways podcast hosted by Joseph Perry and Mike Imboden.  In this episode Joseph and Mike talk about KISS, the night Elvis died, Prince and his music, horror movies and television shows of the 1970s and 1980s, Twin Peaks, old school classic pro wrestling memories, and much more!  Uphill Both Ways 00


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