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Mind Cassettes

Mind Cassettes

By ALifeOfMusic.Rocks
ALifeOfMusic.Rocks presents Mind Cassettes! Discussing music and songs that influence our lives and minds

Season2 - Coming in Your Eras.
Discussing our most influential tracks and sounds of a some of the greatest Era's in Music. From the founding fathers of Blues, late 60s and American / British Classic rock, Brit Pop 90s, Early Punk, First wave Metal and many more.

Season 1 - The Soundtracks of Life series.
Discussing the best soundtracks in games, movies, sports and life. A nostalgic look at music in pop culture and the influence on memories and life.
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Mini Discs 1 - Texas Hi

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SPECIALS : Travis Barker
Welcome to our first Specials episode!  We're not talking Soundtracks or Eras this week. We're focusing on one of the greatest drummers of all time, and certainly of current times, the one and only Travis Barker.  Famous for Blink 182, but if you don't know by now he's much more than that rapid Pop-Punk banging drummer. Take a listen and share our appreciation of the greatness! Playlists here https://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:20:23
April 16, 2021
Emo 00's
Coming in Your Era's!  Discussing some of the greatest Music Era's of modern times. Episode 4, Don't wash off your eyeliner, comb down that big hair to a big fringe, swap those sparkles for studs and wear your heart on your sleeve - We're heading forward from 2 decades to Emo of the Noughties! The Myspace revolution is truly upon us and we're ready to display those emotions to the world. Through confessional lyrics and some heavy guitar strings prepare for a tear-jerker.  Playlists here https://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:14:38
April 1, 2021
Mini Discs 3 - The Offspring Let The Bad Times Roll
Mind Cassettes Mini Discs - a Mini Discussion on a short topic. This week The Offspring have released a new track called Let The Bad Times Roll. We take a listen and discuss the band.
08:13
March 8, 2021
Glam Rock 80s
Coming in Your Era's! Discussing some of the greatest Music Era's of modern times. Episode 3, Don your eyeliner, big hair, sparking waistcoats and striped spandex - We're heading back to Glam rock 80s. American has picked up on the British phenomenon and given it its own cock rock twist with great rock classics certain to get you throwing out a few power grabs! Playlists here http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:07:21
March 4, 2021
Mini Discs 2 - Foo Fighters Waiting on a War
Mind Cassettes Mini Discs - a Mini Discussion on a short topic. This week Foo Fighters have released a new track called Waiting on a War. We take a listen and discuss the band.
09:26
February 28, 2021
Britpop 90s
Coming in Your Era's! Discussing some of the greatest Music Era's of modern times. Episode 2, we're heading back to this side of the Atlantic, to a time in music that shaped our youth. 1990's Britpop, from Blur vs Oasis and classic Britpop anthems. Put down your Tamagotchi, dial up that 56k modem and listen to this amazing playlist. Playlists here http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:38:48
February 17, 2021
Mini Discs 1 - Texas Hi
Mind Cassettes Mini Discs - a Mini Discussion on a short topic. This week Texas have released a new track called Hi. We take a listen and find an even better discovery!!
07:43
February 1, 2021
American Classics '67 to '73
We're back for a Second Season! Switching the topic up a little, Coming in Your Era's! Discussing some of the greatest Music Era's of modern times. Episode 1, seeing as American being big in the news and MAGA getting around a lot, lets how better to start than when American Music was at its greatest! We're looking at Americans Classic Rock 1967 to 1973, the era that we believe really kicked of a divergence in music that created some of the great genre's we love today. Playlists here http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:41:02
January 25, 2021
Happy Holidays!
Happy Holidays! It's that time of year.... CHRISTMAS SPECIAL!. Join the Santa Cassette Heads and get your fix of jingly music and the usual shenanigans! Playlist: http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:22:22
December 21, 2020
Halloween Special
Whats that coming over the hill, is it a Hipster? is it a HIPSTER? as we find ourselves at the end of the Season 1, Soundtracks, we decided what better way to say goodbye to Soundtracks than a Spoooooky Halloween Special. Join the Zombie Cassette Heads and get your scary fix of halloween music and the usual shenanigans! Playlsit: http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:35:28
October 31, 2020
Wrestling Pt 2
Episode 10, Wresting... 2-part special, season finale.  Part 2 of 2 Discussing the best Enterence Themes and Event Themes across the era's and the various wrestling companies. We've got 2 special guests in Ian and Neil from The Count Out Pod.  Playlists here http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:04:56
October 19, 2020
Wrestling Pt 1
Episode 10, Wresting... 2-part special, season finale.  Part 1 of 2 Discussing the best Enterence Themes and Event Themes across the era's and the various wrestling companies. We've got 2 special guests in Ian and Neil from The Count Out Pod.  Playlists here http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:07:39
October 12, 2020
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 and 2
Yes! We're discuss the game series that influenced the idea of this podcast! Make a trip down memory lane in this game remake. We find the best tracks in the series and both old and the new songs. Punk is the epicenter of this episode, so find out what's happening to Team Metal! Who won the playoff and got to pick series 2? We also have 3 surprises for you, we are sure you will love them all! Playlists here http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:31:56
September 28, 2020
Childhood Songs
Episode 8, Childhood songs. Taking a trip down memory lane for the songs we grew up with. We each have different backgrounds growing up in the 80s & 90s. Which songs reminds us of the past and did the songs of then influence our taste in music now? All this and more in episode 8.  Playlists here http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:23:59
August 31, 2020
TV Themes
Episode 7, Which TV themes are the best soundtracks? We're talking those great TV shows and the even better theme songs that really get you in the mood. Maybe it's how good the song fits to the show or just brilliant in its own right? Also find out how Chris gets on with the Playlist we set him last week. Episode Playlists here http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:29:50
August 23, 2020
Mind Cassettes season 1 Extended Trailer
A Life of Music Rocks presents Mind Cassettes. Intro Teaser to the pilot episode of Mind Cassettes: The Soundtracks of Life series www.alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
06:43
August 21, 2020
Fallout
Dystopian Retrofuture Apocalypse takes takes a grasp on Mind Cassettes. There's a settlement that needs your help, that settlement, the Cabana Studios. We're talking the Fallout Franchise, a soundtrack of Big Band Swing! 1930s greatest music.  Today we start where episode 5 ended, War! Playlist at; www.alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:28:53
August 8, 2020
American Pie
It feels like Apple Pie! Join the Foxinator on this ultimate podcast experience! Where we're taking the nostalgic trip to Dog Years Diner! Discussing American Pie and it's fabulous Pop-punk soundtracks!   Playlist at; www.alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:23:57
July 27, 2020
The Matrix
Follow the white rabbit in to this industrial metal, trip-hop trilogy sci-fi! Where we're discussing Red Pills, Blue Pills and all things Matrix, but most importantly were talking soundtracks (and albums)! Playlist at; www.alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:09:02
July 6, 2020
Holiday Anthems
Episode 3, Holiday Anthems. That weekend in Ibiza, East to West on Route 66, City break in Florence or maybe a trek thru the Himalayas. What songs really get us in the mood for a holiday? Which songs remind us of the good times? What vision can 1 song bestow in you're minds eyes when you hear it play? All this and more in episode 3. Playlists here http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:11:23
June 22, 2020
British Crime Films
Episode 2, as the world can still hear the fading echos of Grand Theft Auto's beloved soundtrack, we embark on a new challenge - British Crime Films. From The Italian Job to Guy Ritchie's Lock Stock, Snatch to Legend and many more. We explore some of the greatest capers, comedies and gritty crime films to find the song that epitomizes a British Crime Film.  What is the most British Crime Film song? What does a British Crime Film need to be good? Is there a song which should be in a crime film? All this and more in episode 2. Playlists here http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:02:57
June 8, 2020
GTA Soundtracks
Episode 1, Mr Foxon takes the reigns of hosting our pilot episode, we're delving into the world of Grand Theft Auto. This game series has spanned 4 generation of consoles, over 16 titles and boasts a huge collection of original and licensed tracks. The Soundtrack in GTA makes the game what it is, but which track is GTA's Best Track? We attempt to find out.  Playlists here  http://alifeofmusic.rocks/mindcassettes
01:13:25
May 24, 2020