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KYG Y2K: A Millennial Nostalgia Podcast

Feb 18, 2022

We're wrapping up our emo series! We discuss the real backlash and violence against emos in Mexico, Russia and Iraq. We do a deep dive into the best and worst lyrics in the genre. We talk with Alyssa Truzskowski about being an emo girl and booking many of the genres biggest bands in their formative years. And final...

Feb 17, 2022

We continue our discussion of Emo with an interview with former emo kid, current comedian and musician, Jay Simpson (of the emo band, "Bloody August"). We also discuss the emo fashions, and some of the dark sides including the sexism, self-harm, and suicide that were prevalent in the scene.

Feb 15, 2022

Part 1 of 3 talking all about EMO! We discuss: what even is emo? Was it 80s emotional hardcore? Was it midwest proto indie? Or was it eyeliner and whining in North Jersey? We talk the history and the biggest bands in emo.

Feb 4, 2022

We do a deep dive into Jackass and it's effects on the national psyche, especially upon people coming of age in the early 2000s.