Partners in Crime in the 19046
By Steve & Chrissie
Follow Miss Chrissie and Steve's adventures in Jenkintown and beyond along with a variety of interesting guests from the worlds of music, dance, technology, and more...LIVE from the 19046!
#60: Is Hawkeye an Archer?
Miss Chrissie and Steve take Amelia to archery class to learn how to kill things with arrows! Chrissie doesn't know who the Avengers are and Steve rants about masks outside. Stay until the end to learn who is belly dancing at our upcoming Garage Jam Open Mic!
September 23, 2021
#59: Creepy Meat Sandwich
The kids are back in school and the drama has already started! Chrissie and Steve discuss the first week of school, Steve's "creepy meat" sandwiches, school lunches, and picky eaters. There is some minor COVID drama, Steve doesn't understand the obsession with sixth grade, Chrissie gets confused using Google Classroom, and a new season of JDA dance begins with a new teacher! We also preview JDA's participation in this Sunday's Jenkintown Arts Fest. All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
September 18, 2021
#58: School Chicken
Chrissie is back from vacation and school is back in session! Tune in to learn about Chrissie's beach adventure while Steve was dodging tornados back home. Apparently, Steve missed out on ice skating, old timey photos, two pools, boardwalk fun, sitcom episodes IRL, and a jewelry-free waterslide of doom! Meanwhile, Chrissie missed a mini-apocalypse complete with tornado alerts, torrential rains, flooded cities, destroyed buildings, and crazy local news reports! Finally, with the school year beginning, lunchtime becomes a battleground where only the most educated chicken survives.
September 10, 2021
#57: 90s Mom Jeans
Miss Chrissie recounts her 5-hour back-to-school shopping trip at the mall and there are multiple Wikipedia tangents as the dynamic duo unravel the mysteries of 2021 teen pop-culture.
August 27, 2021
#56: Camp Crud & Triple Vaxed!
This week Chrissie recounts her struggles with a sick child during COVID times and Steve gets triple vaxed and lives to tell the (anticlimactic) tale!
August 20, 2021
#55: All Crab, No Filler
Miss Chrissie and Steve travel Havre de Grace, MD to visit a tiny lighthouse, eat expensive crab cakes, and celebrate Steve's birthday with the one and only E.JOSEPH!
August 12, 2021
#54: Chrissie & Steve Watch The Suicide Squad
It's almost Steve's birthday and it's been an eventful week! Steve photographs a concert for the first time in over a year, then says farewell to fellow Philly CocoaHead and legendary developer of the Slopes app, Curtis Herbert, over delicious cocktails downtown. But, that's not all! Chrissie and Steve review The Suicide Squad as well as indulge in some dunking on the puzzling semi-negative review by Grace Randolph that has had film Twitter all a tizzy. All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
August 6, 2021
Did you miss us? Miss Chrissie and Steve are back after a nasty storm knocked out power and Internet last week and a new storm front forces the cancellation of the Jam this week! Chrissie recounts her harrowing tale of rain, wind, and hale during last week's storm while Steve confuses Chrissie with words like NAS and UPS. The duo discusses their brief time at the amazing Gobletstock 7 with surprise guest appearances by 1/2 of Calla Bere and the Attitude! We got this one posted *before* the next storm hits! Huzzah! All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
July 29, 2021
#52: Camp Root Canal
Miss Chrissie learns an expensive lesson in oral hygiene this week and recounts her first experience with serious dental work! The duo then discuss camp: dance camp, day camp, karate camp, and even Camp Crystal Lake, but surprisingly, not computer camp. Plus, will Steve ever recover from Amelia's cold? All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
July 16, 2021
#51: Welcome to Earth
Miss Chrissie and Steve discuss their Independence Day visit with Steve's Dad! There was swimming, sandwiches, a little philosophy, personal growth, a naked basketball, and of course, FIRE! All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
July 8, 2021
#50: Sixth Grade Summer Bucket List
Miss Chrissie and Steve talk about the beginning of summer vacation with Chrissie having "too much freedom" while Steve gains a new, alliterative nickname! The duo explores the nature of the phrase, "I'm bored," and Steve learns about splash grounds that are like playgrounds, but in the form of a fountain! In the second half of the show, Chrissie interviews and is interviewed by special guests, Jocelyn, Amelia, and Scarlett about summer vacation bucket lists and Chrissie's "obsession" with Wonder Woman. All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
July 1, 2021
#49: The Bright Side of Life
Miss Chrissie and Steve battle a summer cold to pod about how excited they are that live music is roaring back! After a digression about anime, the duo discuss the return of the Jenkintown Summer Music Series (featuring friends of the Garage, Acoustic Keys), how awesome it is to see Steve's photo being used to advertise the return of Calla Bere & the Attitude to a stage near you, and remind their 12 listeners that TONIGHT is the second Garage Jam Open Mic (this month with PROFESSIONAL SOUND)! All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
June 24, 2021
#48: Nobody Cares About Your Underwear
Miss Chrissie and Steve discuss the details and philosophical implications of a Target run that leads the duo dangerously close to becoming a parenting podcast. Steve proves that he would be a terrible "class mom" and details of the upcoming Garage Jam are revealed! All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
June 17, 2021
#47: The Chrissie Button
Miss Chrissie and Steve are super busy! The dynamic duo must each face their own time management challenges this week with Steve “attending” WWDC21 and Chrissie getting ready for recital! The first half of the show is a discussion of some of the cool stuff Steve has seen at WWDC followed by the challenges Chrissie is facing with recital just around the corner.
June 10, 2021
#46: Garage Jam
This week Miss Chrissie and Steve talk about how the first ever Garage Jam (featuring Bitchfork!) went. It was quite the exhausting time, but the duo learned a lot and the lessons learned will be rolled into the next Jam! The artists were all great with both music and dance performances, including possibly the last "Chance Dance" that will use handcuffs for a while! All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
June 3, 2021
#45: Punk Rock 80s Weekend
Miss Chrissie and Steve step back out into the world! First stop, the Jenkintown Arts Garage outdoor movie night to laugh at some murderous tomatoes and snack on popcorn popped in a 1995-era microwave! Then, the dynamic duo ventured Into Philadelphia for a stop at the Punk Rock Flea Market so Chrissie could find something to cover her Bebe butt! Finally, Chrissie and Steve make their triumphant return to Broken Goblet Brewing for a 1980s themed evening of catch-up, live music, and Steve indulging in his favorite beer, the great Bubba's Tea Bag! All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
May 27, 2021
#44: Tytans of Rock
Miss Chrissie and Steve discuss what it was like to photograph one of their favorite bands, the Stereotytans. Plus, a bonus interview with Amelia about her epic day of skating, drone piloting, and meeting the Tytans in person! All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
May 20, 2021
#43: Vaxed and Dangerous
It's Miss Chrissie's "vaxibirthday!" Now that both Partners in Crime are "fully vaccinated," they are ready for new adventures! The duo discusses upcoming plans, Miss Chrissie once again demonstrates that she is a mutant, and there are multiple digressions about what the future may be now that the pandemic is ending in our part of the world. Listen until the end for Chrissie's drunk lyrics for the ice cream truck music to make your summer that much more entertaining. You're welcome.
May 13, 2021
#42: Life, the Universe, and Roller Skates
Miss Chrissie and Steve return to their podcast roots with a random slice of life episode! They recount Steve’s adventure becoming reacquainted with inline skates before digressing into discussions of their failures skiing, cycling, and skateboarding. Steve nerds out about the 1995 films “Hackers” and “The Net” and Chrissie reveals her secret history as a magnet for vehicular collisions. All that and more…LIVE from the 19046!
May 6, 2021
#41: Doctor Moose
Miss Chrissie and Steve talk with Doctor Moose, winner of the first Jenkintown Showdown!
April 29, 2021
#40: Jenkintown Showdown
This week Miss Chrissie and Steve talk about the upcoming Jenkintown Showdown and are joined briefly by special guest Mr. B Eazy!
April 22, 2021
#39: Raising the Roof
Miss Chrissie and Steve discuss butts, bidets, and the housing market! The dynamic duo imagines the layout of a hypothetical third floor addition to Chrissie’s tiny house because building 1/3 of a new house is cheaper than buying an existing whole house nowadays! Steve reminisces about his grandparents’ quiet house and there is an extended digression about butts and bidets. All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
April 15, 2021
#38: Crossing the Streams
Miss Chrissie and Steve talk about how they livestream outdoor events at the Jenkintown Arts Garage on the cheap! They discuss their current tech stack, what software and services they use, and offer some tips to help you up your production quality without breaking the bank. Steve does most of the talking because he’s a NEEEEEERD!
April 8, 2021
#37: Filling a Hole in Jenkintown
Miss Chrissie and Steve discuss the what, where, and why of the Jenkintown Arts Garage. There is also talk about how a misuse of bleach led to the creation of Miss Chrissie’s infamous chair.
April 1, 2021
Going Through the Change of Life with Jason Ager (Part 2 of 2)
Miss Chrissie and Steve are joined once again by Jason Ager, Philadelphia-area musician, song writer, college professor, and friend of the show for part 2 of our conversation. In this second half, we focus on Jason's music catalog, some of our favorite songs and the stories behind them, plus some hints of music to come. We end with a rousing Game Called Something. Enjoy! Jason will be performing at the Jenkintown Arts Garage on March 27, 2021!
March 25, 2021
Adapting to the Times with Jason Ager (Part 1 of 2)
Miss Chrissie and Steve are joined by Jason Ager, Philadelphia-area musician, song writer, college professor, and friend of the show! In this first part of our conversation, we focus on what we have been doing for the last year, how we adapted to the pandemic challenges in teaching and learning, and a bit about staying creative during a very strange year. Next week, in part 2, we focus on Jason's music catalog. Enjoy! Jason will be performing at the Jenkintown Arts Garage on March 27, 2021!
March 18, 2021
Vaguely Aware of Your Existence with Lorne Behrman
Miss Chrissie and Steve are joined once again by Lorne Behrman, musician, writer, New Yorker, and awesome guy. We talk about Lorne's upcoming EP release, moving to Harlem, the SoCal lifestyle, some philosophical principles to live by, and in a reverse-interview, Steve recounts how he and Miss Chrissie met over a giant pile of plastic egg shells and mounds of candy. All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
March 11, 2021
Entertain Yourself with Paul Lyons
This week, Miss Chrissie and Steve are joined by the very funny, Paul Lyons, who is performing a stand-up show later in March at the Jenkintown Arts Garage. We have an interesting conversation about the purpose of comedy, how Paul got his start in the biz, his book, Carpe Diem Mañana, our favorite streaming TV shows and NYC haunts, what's cool about Manyunck, and we end with a rousing Game Called Something where we learn of Chrissie's longing for van life! All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
March 4, 2021
Naming Things with Pasquale DeFazio
Miss Chrissie and Steve are joined by the “Jenkintown famous” Pasquale DeFazio. He is a talented filmmaker at FRANK and a phenomenal musician in one of our favorite bands, Camera Thief. We have a great conversation touching on his time in NYC, his musical and filmmaking careers, that he has an uncanny ability to name things, and much more...LIVE from the 19046!
February 25, 2021
Tara Got Her Water Back with Tara Gillespie
In this bonus POD, Chrissie and Steve are joined by Tara Gillespie from Austin Texas who describes her experience with the great Texas deep freeze.
February 23, 2021
A D-Cell Battery in a AA Cartridge with Uncle Scott
Miss Chrissie and Steve are joined by special guest, Chrissie’s Uncle Scott! In this laughter filled episode, we delve into Chrissie’s mischievous youth where we learn that she learned to drive stick with the wrong hand, hung out with a sod farm heir, unwittingly wore drug paraphernalia to school, and survived regular attendance at the “luncheon.” All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
February 18, 2021
Learning to Dance in the Rain with Jocelyn
In this special episode, Miss Chrissie interviews and plays A Game Called Something with special guest and middle daughter, Jocelyn!
February 14, 2021
Born to be Mr. Josh with Joshua Schwartz
Miss Chrissie and Steve are joined by the multitalented Joshua Schwartz, the latest addition to the JDA family. Josh discusses his journey from Brooklyn to Jenkintown, how much he is enjoying the suburbs, working as a talent manager for AFRO, and his time on set with J-Lo! Chrissie and Steve become fascinated by Josh's dad's amazing Instagram and a discussion about Coney Island devolves into a story about Steve stapling a guy in the crotch! All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
February 11, 2021
An Artsy-fartsy Computer Guy with Kotaro Fujita
Miss Chrissie and Steve are joined by Kotaro Fujita, freelance developer, designer, game jammer, and all-around cool guy. Chrissie and Kotaro bond over hair care problems, Kotaro explains WTF a wireframe is as well as the difference between UI and UX, Steve remembers Kotaro’s talk about using fruit as a game controller before Kotaro describes how game jams work, Chrissie and Kotaro start designing a video game, and a rousing Game of Something leads to talk of Pho, Hawaii, and van life. All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
February 4, 2021
Completely Coincidental with Alyssa Garcia
Chrissie and Steve are joined by the super talented Alyssa Garcia, who will be performing at the Jenkintown Arts Garage on Jan 30, 2021. The gang discusses the proper way to pronounce Chrissie's cousin's stage name, "Tell-R," everyone realizes that Jenkintown and Drexel peeps are legion, Alyssa describes how she's kept busy during this pandemic and her current musical influences before Steve and Alyssa chat about Filipino food, Chrissie and Steve update everyone on their search for tasty fake meat, a round of "A Game Called Something" reveals Chrissie almost changed her name, and we top it all off with a reverse interview where the guest becomes the host! All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
January 28, 2021
A Clear Path to Survival with Joe Gunn
Miss Chrissie and Steve are joined by Joe Gunn, Jenkintown neighbor and proprietor of several Philadelphia restaurants, including Jose Pistola's. Joe and Steve explain the concept of friends to Chrissie, Joe discusses surviving the pandemic as a restaurant owner, the gang discovers dining yurts are a thing, everyone laughs about "Argument Park," Chrissie and Steve try to explain to Joe the plot of "Tiny Pretty Things" on Netflix, and Chrissie recounts her warp speed childbirth adventure. All that and much, much more...LIVE from the 19046!
January 21, 2021
Punk Rock Glam Retro with Paige Campbell
Miss Chrissie and Steve are joined by Paige Campbell of How Tragic to talk about starting a rock band, Air BnB hosting during the pandemic, Chrissie’s interior decorating acumen, dancing your way around the world, the greatness of forever friend Lorne, and during a rousing Game of Something, we learn that Steve is a weird human (who knew!?). All that and more...LIVE from the 19046! Paige’s band: How Tragic How Tragic Instagram Jenkintown Arts Garage on Facebook
January 14, 2021
The Wonderest Woman
Miss Chrissie and Steve survived 2020 and start the new year off with a review of JAG/JDA happenings including the Holiday Happening and the Dance & Media Camp, Chrissie channels her inner Diana Prince, the outdoor studio hits a nor’easter sized setback, and Steve has some thoughts about WW84. All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
January 7, 2021
Wandering Home to Jenkintown with Amelia
It’s a Christmas miracle! Chrissie and Steve sit down with Amelia for a Holiday Bonus episode where we discuss role playing as jerky geese, super hero socks, Sun Over Hades, and Amelia tells us all the true meaning of Christmas. All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
December 27, 2020
Christmas Tree Anger Therapy
Miss Chrissie and Steve celebrate Chrissie’s imminent release from Corona isolation, count down the top PODs of 2020, talk about favorite gifts, and wonder why women don’t sell Christmas trees. All that and more on this super-sized season finale...LIVE from the 19046!
December 17, 2020
Dancing for Sandwiches with Katherine Pangaro
This week Miss Chrissie and Steve talk to one of Chrissie's oldest friends and NYC restaurateur, Katherine Pangaro, about the ancient times of the mid-to-late 1990s and early 2000s Brooklyn life, working three jobs, subways, illegal living accommodations, the restaurant business during the pandemic, and recount the not-so-sage sandwich advice of Chrissie's Uncle Uncle. All that and more...LIVE from the 19046! LINKS https://www.no7restaurant.com
December 10, 2020
Wieners and Butts with Laura & Joe
Miss Chrissie and Steve are joined by the awesome Laura and Joe who recently played a virtual show at the Arts Garage. We talk about music, how we all met, post-pandemic travel goals, how Joe loves old things, and question why Chrissie has a single crouton in her fanny pack. All that and much more...LIVE from the 19046!
December 3, 2020
Miss Chrissie and Steve discuss gratitude, slippers, and the surprisingly great shopping experience provided by Walgreens! Then Chrissie gets into a groove listing all the weird things for sale this weekend at the Garage including a Japanese poncho and an “Irish Thing.” All this and more...LIVE from the 19046!
November 26, 2020
Dad Band Punk Rock with Lorne Behrman
Miss Chrissie and Steve have a delightful conversation with the one and only Lorne Behrman about punk rock, dad bands, and old man tea! The gang waxes philosophic about the name “Sun Over Hades” and the world learns Steve’s dark family secret! All that and a little more...LIVE from the 19046!
November 19, 2020
Feeling Fresh with Ed Foley
This week Miss Chrissie & Steve chill with former mayor and recent Jenkintown Arts Garage guest, Ed Foley, to discuss trench foot, relentless art, fields of dreams, dance battles, and Chrissie’s favorite place, the bathroom! All that and more...LIVE from the 19046!
November 12, 2020
Miss Chrissie and Steve discuss The Jenkintown Arts Garage, drink disgusting, holiday-themed shots, talk about Chrissie’s birthday staycation plans in the Jenkintown Triangle, and finally lose a guest, but gain a Tante! All that and a little more...LIVE from the 19046!
November 5, 2020
Miss Chrissie and a gang of zombies re-enact an 80s music video to Thrilling results, then she is almost eaten by a Hawk! Meanwhile, Steve won’t stop saying “ween!” All that and a little more...LIVE from the 19046! Links: JDA Thriller Dance & Tutorial Jenkintown Dance Arts C&S Productions
October 29, 2020
Swallowing the Worm
Miss Chrissie and Steve discuss working out around town, voting by mail, Steve rants a little about taking down the party duopoly, Miss Chrissie's fashion sense is questioned, and the conversation ends with ROAD TRIPS and shots of sketchy alcohol. All that and a little more...LIVE from the 19046. LINKS - ROAD TRIP Video - Beloved Former Jenkintown Mayor, Ed Foley's Soundcloud
October 22, 2020
Chaotic Neutral Things in Jenkintown
Miss Chrissie and Steve explore the upside of pandemic-times, recount a harrowing (for Steve) adventure at the Dollar store, and ask the question, “Is Steve a shut-in?” Spoiler: Kinda yes. Lol. All this and a little more...LIVE from the 19046!
October 15, 2020
October 15, 2020
October 15, 2020
Tiny Little Boxes
Miss Chrissie and Socially Distant Steve experience tech problems, but the third take of the pod is totally worth it. Trapped in tiny little boxes, we’re LIVE from the 19046!
April 30, 2020
Miss Chrissie and Steve try to create a podcast with actual content about homeschooling, running a business during the apocalypse, and details about an upcoming virtual open mic...LIVE (in quarantine) from the 19046!
April 18, 2020
Socially distant and bored, Chrissie and Steve decide to revive the POD for a short ramble about our collective Corona-cation and our lives in lockdown. Welcome to Season 2!
March 30, 2020
POD #8 ~ Primordial SEPTA Scream
We return from hiatus just in time for Steve to ramble on about SEPTA Key. Recorded in Steve’s car with the worst audio yet (sorry)...LIVE from the 19046!
January 2, 2019
POD #7 ~ Playing Ketchup
Miss Chrissie and Rec Board Steve discuss Arts Takeovers, being eaten alive, free time, tracking Steve's period, and what's in Chrissie's performance bag this week...LIVE from the 19046!
September 8, 2018
POD #6 ~ I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream...
Miss Chrissie and Rec Board Steve recount muddy adventures, meeting Girl Scientist, the superiority of DQ ice cream cakes, and we all learn what exactly is in Chrissie's fanny pack...LIVE from the 19046!
September 2, 2018
POD #5 ~ Give Me Some of Your Tots!
Miss Chrissie and Rec Board Steve discuss the Liberty Music Fest, drone dances, and what's in Miss Chrissie's purse...LIVE from the 19046!
August 26, 2018
POD #4 ~ What did you do today?
Miss Chrissie Rec Board Steve return from Canada and discuss Montreal, an upcoming Happening, and the 1 year anniversay of Chrissie changing her life...LIVE from the 19046!
August 7, 2018
POD #3 ~ We're Gonna be Okay
We're back! Did you miss us? Miss Chrissie and Rec Board Steve are joined by friend of the show Basil Khan for some live music and a discussion about art, music, and re-invention...LIVE from the 19046!
July 19, 2018
POD #2 ~ Summer Happenings
Miss Chrissie and Rec Board Steve (plus special guest) ramble on for 30 min and eventually get to some semblance of a point about some summer happenings around town...LIVE from the 19046!
May 24, 2018
POD #1 ~ Inspiration & Patios
Miss Chrissie and Rec Board Steve are inspired by YouTube, Gambinos, and brick patios in the 19046.
May 13, 2018