Summary: The Fan Bros Show are the Multicultural Maestros. Fan Bros discusses the week in pop culture and geek, while keeping an ear to the street for the topics and controversies that affect the world of fandom--all from the perspective of people of color. Show hosts DJ BenHaMeen and Tatiana King Jones serve as the cultural guides for this unique show, along with a revolving cast of guests that run the gamut of industries--from music and politics, to comics, movies, television and tech. FanBros is a member of the LoudSpeakers Network (https://soundcloud.com/loudspeakersnetwork) and is published every week on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Soundcloud, Stitcher, Google Play Music, and iHeartRadio. Visit http://fanbros.com for more greatness. Email us at: contact at fanbros dot com
Mad Titan TV? That's what this week felt like, as the spring upfront season was none too kind to some of our favorite shows. Tatiana King Jones and Jeff J survey the wreckage left behind, and try and figure out what is left that is worth watching. Plus a very special Geekquently Asked Questions, as we get into some very sensitive topics, including does it matter who Donald Glover is dating? And before I get out of here, where is BenHaMeen?
The Slambros, Boman12L and Illa YC, return for the 48th/53rd episode! Wasting no time, we dig right into the dirt sheets. Illa YC is at a loss of words watching the Lucha Underground trailer. Charlotte Flair has been working with an injury for a few weeks and looks like she’ll be doing the same for a few more. Chris Jericho continues to do whatever he wants and made another appearance in NJPW. Plus a a #HeelCena update and his break up with Nikki Bella. Also big changes are happening in the life of Alberto El Patron, find out on the latest ¡Las Aventuras de Alberto El Patrón y sus Amigos! We got full recaps for RAW and Smackdown Live, reactions to the superstar shake up and more inside. Keep it locked to the Slambros! 1:40 Diggin in the Dirt 18:03 ¡Las Aventuras de Alberto El Patrón y sus Amigos! 21:22 RAW Recap 43:32 Smackdown Live Recap 1:02:00 Shout outs
The Leading Ladies of Outlaw Barz get tough(er) and discuss how minors are treated and sexualized in manga and anime. They also are back tonanswering YOUR "Notice Me Senpai" questions and continue sharing the dopest anime recommendations to your hearts content. Listen NOW and make sure to SUBSCRIBE!
Daniel Jose Older, author of the new Star Wars novel Last Shot returns to the spaceship for this exclusive and enlightening interview! We find out what it's like to go from creating your own worlds in novels like ShadowShaper, to working in one of the greatest fictional universes of all time. The spaceship is extra lit this week as we all discuss what it means to be a genius and why you shouldn't put just anyone on a pedestal. Listen to a very heartfelt conversation between the crew on the recent news of friend of the show Junot Diaz. As always thank you for your support and please hit that subscribe button above!
The Fantastic Four converge on the universe in this energetic episode of @FanBrosShow --the ever elusive thechicoleo joins djbenhameen TatianaKing and JeffJSays to go full Thanos and talk everything about Infinity War--we through the best times, the worst times, and all the deaths in between. This is a SPOILER FILLED episode with absolutely NO HOLDS BARRED. We've warned you SEVERAL TIMES--listen & watch at your own risk! (or delight :-D) PS - This podcast was originally recorded as a video--Wanna See?--Check our YouTube channel>>>https://youtu.be/yY9ZRcWVi8s
Rejoice! Because the first ladies of anime are back this week to talk Anime Ponzi Schemes! House mother Deadly Diva has rejoined after a brief hiatus. Now that the trio is back they talk about all the scam ass, false ass schemes that pervade the characters and storylines of anime--did your fave make the cut?
We could only call this episode Shuri's Story, as we welcome the brightest young star of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Ms. Letitia Wright herself. Boom. You read that right, T'Challa's little sister joined Jeff J and Tatiana King in the spaceship for what in her own words is "The Best Interview Ive Ever Done." What more can we say? A whole lot as Benhameen, Tatiana, and Jeff answer the best in listeners questions, discuss the fallout and reactions to the Universal Fancon Fiasco and much more! Make sure you're subscribed to Youtube to follow the next era in the FanBrosShow!!
The Slambros, Boman12L and Illa YC, made it through the hyperbolic time chamber that was WrestleMania and emerge stronger for the 47th/52nd episode! Things fall apart in the dirt sheets this week. John Cena and Nikki Bella break off their very public engagement. The wrestling world morns the loss of Bruno Sammartino. Also, how much longer will Rusev Day be disrespected before it is recognized as a real national holiday? Will the El Patron redemption tour continue or will things come to a grinding halt? Find out on today edition of ¡Las Aventuras de Alberto El Patrón y sus Amigos! We got full recaps for RAW and Smackdown Live, reactions to the superstar shake up and more inside. Keep it locked to the Slambros! 4:03 Digging in the Dirt 18:38 ¡Las Aventuras de Alberto El Patrón y sus Amigos! 22:07 RAW Recap 45:31 Smackdown Live Recap 1:08:11 Outro
Its a new episode and this time around Tam and Sope are flying dolo. Deadly Diva decided to take a "Mommy's Day Off" and left the girls run the show this week. The duo shares their excitement for the Spring 2018 anime season and combs through the massive amounts of new titles to offer up the cream of the crop. It's like one giant Capo's Corner of amazing anime recommendations--LISTEN NOW!
This the week of WrestleMania, the Slambros, Boman12L and Illa YC, return for the 46th/51st episode. There is a lot happening in New Orleans this week and you can be gurrented Al El Patron will be right in the thick of things. Find out on the latest episode of ¡Las Aventuras de Alberto El Patrón y sus Amigos! The dirt sheets are filled with news of Brock Lesnar returning to UFC and CM Punk finally getting a second fight. Don’t get it twisted, you know what you want, WrestleMania 34 predictions! We got a full show breakdown, plus breaksdowns for Supercard of Honor XII and NXT Takeover: New Orleans as well! So keep it locked to the Slambros! 2:00 Beval Shit 5:08 ¡Las Aventuras de Alberto El Patrón y sus Amigos! 10:32 Diggin in the Dirt 15:12 RoH Supercard of Honor XII 24:14 NXT Takeover: New Orleans 43:35 WrestleMania 34 1:35:52 Safe Travels to all heading to Mania
The FanBros Cinematic Universe would be extremely lit to say the least, instead of Infinity Stones we have the Infinity Stoned and so on and so forth. You already know what kind of episode you're getting today, as @JeffJSays and @DJBenhameen return to the spaceship after last week's all women episode. Make sure you peep that and then listen as they review Ready Player One, no spoilers of course, speak on the Donald Glover Deadpool fiasco, plus more news of the week in geek! Of course we have the Geekquently Asked Questions segment, where we answer each and every listener question no matter the topic! Plus a very special #ComicsICopped segment this week and make sure you use the hashtag on any and all forms of social media no matter if it's your new or old comics you've copped!
Your favorite comrades in anime are back to finish where they left off and dive into episodes 13-16 of Fate/Apocrypha. In the show it was like The Bloods vs The Crips but now its all United Nations. The ladies of OutlawBarz also read some listener letters and share their top anime recommendations. Listen NOW!
They did it The Slambros, Boman12l and Illa YC, return for the 45th/50th time and it’s a celebration! Not only did everyone get to the witness the glorious event that was the Ultimate Deletion, but the Slambros have made it to 50 unofficial episodes! Thanks to all the listeners, without your support this show couldn’t happen. Also we have to thank, Alberto El Patron, the people know why. In the dirt sheets this week, we go over latest rumors about Rey Mysterio’s return and a possible Bayley heel turn. The 45th/50th Slambros could not happen without the latest twist episode of ¡Las Aventuras de Alberto El Patrón y sus Amigos! We have recaps for RAW and Smackdown Live with breakdowns of The Ultimate Deletion and Daniel Bryan surprising return. Remember folks, Deletion is both a noun and verb in the mind of Matt Hardy. 1:20 45th/50th Celebration and Shout Outs! 8:24 Digging in the Dirt 24:30 ¡Las Aventuras de Alberto El Patrón y sus Amigos! 30:39 RAW Recap 45:46 Ultimate Deletion 55:52 Smackdown Live Recap 1:07:05 Question of the week: are pancakes racist?
Black Panther is the Tipping Point for change in Hollywood and the world in general and we are here for it. In order to properly celebrate the power of change we had to gather up some of the most intelligent and amazing women in the game, the uber talented filmmaker Lexi Alexander and one of the premier voices of the geek world, The BlerdGurl herself! Listen as Tatiana King takes over the spaceship with these two glorious women as they discuss what it will take to make real change in Hollywood, how it feels to be a woman of color in the time of MeToo and much more on this Women's History Month episode.
Don't kill us, but Tyler Perry should play a superhero. You may not see it now, so listen to this episode featuring Jeff J and BenHaMeen as they break it down as to why Madea has the chops for the roles. But which hero or villain? Listen to find out, plus more on the Infinity War trailer and the Infinity Fade polls as well as Comics I Copped and a fantastic Geekquently Asked Questions!