Episode 26: Salt-n-Pepa, "I'll Take Your Man" and Meshell Ndegeocello, "If That's Your Boyfriend (He Wasn't Last Night)"
Episode | September 16th, 2016 | 17 mins 50 secs
MASTAS isn't single, but we WILL take your man! Classic cuts from Salt-n-Pepa and Meshell Ndegeocello get our attitudes up to eleven. We also reflect on smiling in hip-hop, being grateful to lose your lover, and double-dutch as a metaphor.
Episode 25: American Anthems / Bruce Springsteen, "Born In The USA" and the Dixie Chicks, "Not Ready To Make Nice"
Episode | September 9th, 2016 | 34 mins 10 secs
We're rocking the vote (or something) with Bruce Springsteen's "Born in the USA" and Dixie Chicks' "Not Ready to Make Nice," which may be the most politicized pop songs of the last 35 years. In between the punditry, Sarah does her best Bruce...
Episode | September 1st, 2016 | 22 mins 39 secs
A '90s feud lives on! This week, we pit Blur's "Song 2" against Oasis's "Wonderwall," and along the way, we make up tons of fake facts about Damon Albarn. We also fall deep into a memory well of hangovers, high-school friends, and dubious fashion.
Episode | August 26th, 2016 | 18 mins 3 secs
Shootin' at the walls of MASTAS! Kevin Smokler's listener request, '80s classic "The Warrior," gets Mark talking about his childhood dance parties, Sarah discussing her Patti Smith/Patty Smyth confusion, and both of us praising the women of Reagan-era...
Episode | August 18th, 2016 | 12 mins 55 secs
eric turner, tinie tempah
Episode | August 10th, 2016 | 40 mins 16 secs
bebel gilberto, gloria estefan, henry mancini, katy perry, olympics, whitney houston
Episode | August 3rd, 2016 | 20 mins 20 secs
color me badd, mabel, tara ariano
Episode | July 27th, 2016 | 19 mins 41 secs
george michael, tara ariano
Episode | July 21st, 2016 | 40 mins 29 secs
dolly parton, dread zeppelin, led zeppelin
Episode | July 14th, 2016 | 34 mins 51 secs
sia, six feet under
Episode | July 1st, 2016 | 18 mins 37 secs
mike nesmith, the monkees
Episode | June 23rd, 2016 | 21 mins 49 secs
guns n' roses
Episode | June 16th, 2016 | 18 mins 27 secs
Episode | June 9th, 2016 | 33 mins 18 secs
diana ross, kim wilde, reba, stray cats, the supremes, tim curry
Episode 12: Young MC's "Principal's Office" And DJ Jazzy Jeff And The Fresh Prince's "Parents Just Don't Understand"
Episode | May 26th, 2016 | 26 mins 40 secs
dj jazzy jeff, the fresh prince, young mc
Episode | May 19th, 2016 | 24 mins 9 secs
chic, r. kelly