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Episode 28: Make Mine Music Part Two



It’s time to finish up Make Mine Music with three more songs.  We discuss “Casey (The Pride of Them All),” “Two Silhouettes,” and “Johnny Fedora and Alice Blue Bonnet.”  Plus discussion of Peter and the Wolf and a strange short about an operatic marine mammal.

Watch/Listen to the song before you listen:

Casey (The Pride of Them All): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=erfSed2MUsA
Two Sillhouettes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQUyWjHYAC0
Johnny Fedora and Alice Blue Bonnet: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y6yB7hOBAAI


Episode 27: Make Mine Music Part One



It’s THREE SONGS for the price of one!  In which we discuss the songs “Make Mine Music,” “Blue Bayou,” and “All the Cats Join In.”  It’s another doozy of a package film!

Watch/Listen to the song before you listen:

Make Mine Music: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pC1pn0mP33U
Blue Bayou: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4I1TXKB-mUo
All the Cats Join In: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hMVHlrWtmDw


Episode 26.5: Brazil in Disney Films



Frodo the Lawyer is joined by new guest Rico Screpka to discuss the portrayal of Brazil in the movies Saludos Amigos and The Three Caballeros.  We discuss the music and food of Brazil, and also ponder Donald Duck’s perpetual horniness.

Check out parts of the Brazilian sequences in Saludos Amigos:
https://vimeo.com/106514734
and The Three Caballeros:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kR_CYdqDk2Q


Episode 26: Mexico



Our next film is The Three Caballeros, which features one fully original song….”Mexico”??  But don’t worry, we also discuss the more well known ditty: “The Three Caballeros.”

Watch/Listen to the song before you listen:

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-IwfKKLhLM


Episode 25: Saludos Amigos



We discuss the movie Saludos Amigos and it’s Oscar-nominated song . . . Saludos Amigos!  It’s our first of the package films and it’s . . . surprisingly okay?  Featuring Amanda and Frodo trying to learn Portuguese pronunciations.

Watch/Listen to the song before you listen:

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EIPIvRQGBzo
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/track/58NywJgcHVLXrndCpLATvg


Live Show: Ranking the Songs of High School Musical



Amanda and Frodo met up in the real world to give you some sweet, sweet discussion of the songs of High School Musical.  Recorded in front of a LIVE STUDIO AUDIENCE.

Featuring Special Appearances from Paul Jackson, Tori Batt, and Andrew Redacted.


Episode 24: Looking For Romance (I Bring You a Song)



Can you feel the love tonight?  Bambi and his pals get twitterpated and then have to fight off Man.  Amanda and Frodo are here to discuss it all.

Watch/Listen to the song before you listen:

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cGFPm5ZtXtM
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/track/4a4nAiIKUPxCZXh5q9U2OC


Episode 23: Let’s Sing a Gay Little Spring Song



Love is in the air! But also…we discuss where Disney moms go when they die, and why it’s definitely Las Vegas.

Watch/Listen to the song before you listen:

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F9FXdLcrkss
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/track/5foJ5ubEoLwJTY3RW0I3t6


Episode 22: Little April Shower



In which we are joined by animal expert Sam Dean, @samdeanscience.  Plus, Amanda reveals her secret world-class talent.

Watch/Listen to the song before you listen:

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-FUcrQhTBY
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/track/1OwcR9OYz2vuUttTQSOVZN


Episode 21: Love is a Song (Featuring Disney Idol Part 3)



Amanda and Frodo take on Bambi and notice that it’s surprisingly similar to another Disney animal movie.  Then Frodo and Mel B finish up our Disney Idol discussion of Snow White and Pinocchio.

Watch/Listen to the song before you listen:

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AbbcfMOG7Vs
Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/track/6ZP66zQZjwN1P0QWR9fdSP