Do you remember the 2000s?
So to remind ourselves we created a spreadsheet of every. single. record. Which charted on the Billboard Hot 100 songs and the Billboard Top 200 Records between 1999 and 2013 and is tagged on RateYourMusic as either Pop Punk or Emo Pop.
Gotta Get Out of This Town is a podcast retrospective where we listen to all of those record chronologically. Because we have very poor judgment in making life choices.
* Fletcher does, but he's old, and won't for much longer.
20 August 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 35 mins
1999, didn't chart, emo, the get up kids
In this episode we talk about the seminal emo-pop record Something to Write Home About by The Get Up Kids. We have a guest. We enjoy most of the music. We have a critical opinion of the record while recognizing how regardless of that it was massively influential. We have lots of fun.
13 August 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 21 mins
1999, fenix tx, punk
Today we talk about a record, by a band. Thanks. We hate it.
6 August 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 24 mins
1999, didn't chart, emo, jimmy eat world
In this episode, for once, we really really like the record we talk about. Listen to us gush for about an hour about Jimmy Eat World's cult classic Clarity!
30 July 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 20 mins
1999, charting singles, grundge, lit, punk
In this episode we take a look at the downright bizarre 1999 grundge/pop punk crossover record A Day in The Sun by Lit. Is it a dud or a hidden gem? Yes.
23 July 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 34 mins
1999, blink 182, charting singles, punk
In the first episode of Gotta Get Out of This Town we talk about Enema of The State, the influential third record by Blink 182 that projected pop punk into the mainstream consciousness.