Retroist Podcast - A Retro Podcast

The Retroist Podcast takes a nostalgic look back at the last 30 years of retro themed pop culture. Get your regular fix of retro with interviews, reviews and fun filled information. If you enjoy retro pop culture you are in for a real treat.



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Retroist Trading Places Podcast

On this episode of the Retroist Podcast, I discuss the eighties comedy classic, "Trading Places." It is a perfect film to watch this holiday season. Even if you don't listen to the show, I hope this reminds you to rewatch the movie.


 2018-12-22  21m

Retroist Hunt the Wumpus Podcast

On today's show I talk the groundbreaking early computer game, Hunt the Wumpus. I begin the show talking about how accessible the game was to a young me and how it was the highlight of my early time in my High School Computer Club.


 2018-11-14  18m

Retroist Halloween Special 2018

Welcome to the 2018 edition of the Retroist Podcast. On today’s show, I finally shut up and turn the microphone over to other people who tell their Halloween stories. The Retroist Podcast is divided into two sections.


 2018-10-30  20m

Retroist Halloween Commercials Special Podcast

On today's show, I share with you a few of my favorite from the past on the Retroist Halloween Commercial Specials Podcast. From food to haunted mansions, I play a wide array of ads, all of them focused around this most creepy of holidays.


 2018-10-25  29m

Retroist Halloween II Podcast

Halloween is in the air, so I am revisiting the Halloween franchise by talking about the 1981 horror classic, Halloween II. I start off the show by confessing my enjoyment of a very specific type of horror film. Then I move onto the film itself.


 2018-10-18  22m

Retroist CHiPs Podcast

Listen to the season 11 premier episode of the Retroist Podcast, CHiPs. Join Ponch, Jon and the rest of the California Highway Patrol as they fight crime, have fun and look great doing it.


 2018-10-08  21m

Retroist Season 11 Fall Preview Podcast

Welcome to the Retroist Season 11 Fall Preview! On today's show I hope to give you a glimpse into the new season and entertain you a bit.


 2018-09-10  10m

Retroist Lazer Tag Podcast

This week’s Retroist Podcast is about the classic toy from World’s of Wonder, Lazer Tag. I start the show with a story about how my friends and I spent a good part of an amazing summer playing Lazer Tag together.


 2018-05-14  22m

Retroist Night Court Podcast

This week’s Retroist Podcast is about the classic sitcom, Night Court. I begin the show talking about how Harry Anderson inspired my love of magic, even though I am not that good at it. I was not planning on doing a Night Court podcast this season.


 2018-04-23  23m

Retroist Gymkata Podcast

This week’s Retroist Podcast is about the 1985 cult film classic, “Gymkata” I begin the podcast talking about my first exposure to the film. How I found the concept of combining gymnastics and karate compelling at first,


 2018-04-16  17m