A bi-weekly podcast about art and culture (and especially the stuff in between). Studio 360’s Sean Rameswaram talks to the people who make the memes.
October 12, 2015
For his final episode, Sean Rameswaram traces the path of creative work he has personally posted, from blogging to sketch comedy videos to a truly ill rap posse. To close out the show, he gets the posse back together for one last song.
September 17, 2015
Political memes come and go, but "Thanks, Obama" has stuck around for seven years. Sean Rameswaram discusses all those videos, GIFs, and tweets with Nona Willis Aronowitz from Talking Points Memo and Barack Obama from the White House?!!
September 04, 2015
Like Sailor Moon and Ron Swanson before him, Hodor belongs to a special league of TV characters who have found life far beyond their TV worlds online. Sean Rameswaram speaks with Kristian Nairn, who plays the only lovable character on "Game of Thrones."
August 19, 2015
In the mid-90s, rappers from the East Coast to the West convinced a generation to consume malt liquor in "40s." Sean Rameswaram speaks with food writer Besha Rodell and Mike D from the Beastie Boys, who says he doesn't deserve the blame.
August 06, 2015
Jonathan Wolff is the Michael Jordan of TV theme songs. He’s written over 70, from "Who's the Boss?" to "The Hughleys." Sean Rameswaram speaks to Wolff about his incredible career and the internet’s endless mashups of his iconic "Seinfeld" theme.
About the show
The mashup video that broke the internet, the GIF that went around the world in a minute, the parody twitter account with a million followers – that’s the frontier of culture today. The internet is our theater, gallery, sandbox, and bouncy house rolled into one. New cultural finds are posted every day at studio360.org/sideshow.