203-I Knew You Were Trouble (w/Switched on Pop) -Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift
Swifties have been celebrating since last week when Taylor surprised us by making her ENTIRE catalogue of music available on all streaming services! We discuss this in depth on this week's episode, along with an update on which songs are the most streamed so far and our thoughts on how this might effect album 6.Have you ever wondered exactly what it is that makes Taylor's songs so catchy (besides the brilliant lyrics of course)? Switched on Pop is a podcast that breaks down popular songs by going WAY beyond the surface and uncovering exactly how they are constructed. We're very excited to be joined by their hosts Charlie and Nate on this week's episode, for a deep dive into one of Taylor's biggest smash hits, I Knew You Were Trouble. Trust us, you need to hear their thoughts on this.Thank you for listening! If you enjoyed the show, please subscribe to us on iTunes and it will download our latest episode for you automatically. Also, be sure to leave us a review and a 5 star rating to help other people find our show easier!
14 Jun 2017
137 - Out of the Woods Music Video + A Look Back at 2015 - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
On our first episode of 2016 we talk all about the Out of the Woods Music Video, which Taylor debuted on New Years Rockin Eve on ABC last week! We also take a look back at our favorite moments of 2015 and talk about our top outfits, performances, social media posts and more.Thanks for listening! We're excited to see what's in store for Taylor in 2016 and share it with you guys. If you haven't already, please subscribe to us on iTunes and leave us a review and a 5 star rating.Are you following us on Twitter? Make sure to do so, we'll be announcing a new giveaway soon!Happy New Year!
6 Jan 2016
143 - Taylor Dominates The 2016 Grammy Awards! - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast - 1989
This episode needs no description other than the fact that TAYLOR WON ALBUM OF THE YEAR AT THE GRAMMYS!!! We talk about everything from her iconic acceptance speech to her performance of Out of the Woods to her new haircut!Also on this episode, we announce the winner of our Twitter giveaway for the Taylor Swift dress! If you didn't win this time, make sure to keep following us at twitter.com/swiftcast13 for more giveaways coming soon.We've had a lot of exciting special guests lately! Check out our coverage of the 1989 Tribute Concert including interviews with Kris Allen, Aubrey Peeples Louisa Wendorff and more! Also check out episode 142, which included an exclusive interview with Tyler Hilton of One Tree Hill and the Teardrops On My Guitar music video.Thanks for listening! If you haven't already, please subscribe to us on iTunes and leave us a review and a 5 star rating.
18 Feb 2016
120 - Wildest Dreams- Taylor Swift's next single! - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
Taylor slayed in Santa Clara last week with 5th Harmony and Little Mix as her special guests! We can't wait to see what she has up her sleeve for the LA shows later this week.#ThrowbackTweet: Puttering around my place, reading cookbooks and celebrating the fact that I'm no longer scared of the sound of my ice maker at night. -@taylorswift13 on August 10, 2010In the news: Despite being released in 2014, 1989 is the TOP-SELLING album of 2015 in the US with 1,463,000 copies sold this year! #SwiftieProblems: I can't remember some of my students names but I know every single @taylorswift13 song. Ever. -via @bginskyy32For our main discussion, we return to our song discussion series to talk all about Taylor's latest single Wildest Dreams! Let us know what your predictions are for the music video.Thanks for listening! If you haven't already, please subscribe to us on iTunes and leave us a review and a 5 star rating.
20 Aug 2015
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67 - Taylor Swift Slays the Pop Charts - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
It's been an exciting week and we have lots of Shake It Off news! Taylor's new single has been tearing up the charts and shattering pop records! We recap all of the milestones that it's reached so far. Make sure you keep gifting Shake It Off to your friends on iTunes (smarturl.it/TS1989) and watching the music video on YouTube!#SwiftieProblems: When you're singing Shake It Off in perfect timing then you breathe at the wrong time and everything is ruined.-via @MyGirlTSwizzleTaylor gave a great interview recently for Guardian Guide magazine where she talks about feminism, the message behind Shake It Off, defining the 1989 era and much more! We discuss several great quotes from this article, as well as another recent article from the Tennesseean about Taylor's shift from country to pop. For more discussion on feminism, listen to Episode 51 - Why Do Feminists Hate Taylor Swift?If you haven't listened yet, we released a special mini episode earlier this week recapping everything from the MTV VMAs, including Taylor's debut performance of Shake It Off. Go listen!Do you want to win an iTunes download of Shake It Off? Enter our giveaway TODAY ONLY (August 27th) by following us at twitter.com/swiftcast13, retweeting our giveaway tweet, SUBSCRIBING to us here on iTunes, and sending a screenshot showing you're subscribed.
27 Aug 2014
197 - Swifties' Music Video Wishlist - Swiftcast: the #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
With each of Taylor's albums, there have been so many amazing songs that we hoped would have a music video but unfortunately did not. We asked you guys on Twitter which songs should have had a video, and received so many great responses! We discuss all of the most desperately wished for videos from each album on this week's episode.Taylor's friend and collaborator, Ryan Tedder, released an interesting statement on the future of One Republic last week, which we also dive into on this week's episode. Tons of Taylor's friends like Hailee Steinfeld, Haim and Ellie Goulding have also recently released new music, and we give you all the updates in our Squad Tweets segment!Stay tuned for next week's episode, where we'll be throwing it back to reminisce about the Fearless tour, countdown style like we did for the RED Tour on episode 191!Thank you for listening! If you enjoyed the show, please subscribe to us on iTunes and it will download our latest episode for you automatically. Also, be sure to leave us a review and a 5 star rating to help other people find our show easier!
3 May 2017
110 - Taylor Swift with Little Big Town in Pittsburgh! - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
SPOILER WARNINGS: If you do NOT want to hear any spoilers about the 1989 tour, please skip past the following times in the episode: 13:45-21:45 and 30:00-50:20The 1989 tour continues and Taylor surprised us with the second special guest of the tour, Little Big Town in Pittsburgh! Nate and Steph were at that show and tell us all about it.Earlier in the week, Ashley, Nate and Adam went to the Louisville show where we got to have a Swiftcast booth outside the concert! We loved meeting and talking to fans from all over and got to do a bunch of brief fan interviews! We hope you enjoy listening to the interview clips. Make sure to follow us at twitter.com/swiftcast13 to hear when we have a booth at future 1989 shows.Throwback tweet: I swallowed a strand of my hair and now everything is ruined. -@taylorswift13 on June 9, 2014In the news: The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry named Taylor as the #1 Global Recording Artist for 2014!! #SwiftieProblems: When you wish Taylor would release the new versions of WANEGBT and IKYWT. #TheStruggleIsReal -via @VinnieCesaroneLots of recent fashion updates from Loft 89 and more!Thanks for listening! If you haven't already, please subscribe to us on iTunes and leave us a review and a 5 star rating.
10 Jun 2015
Special Edition: The Giver Premiere - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
The Giver is officially in theaters today! Ashley and Steph got to attend the premiere live from New York on Monday and we tell you all about the red carpet, our thoughts on the film, the after party, and getting to see all the stars, most importantly Taylor!Also joining us is special guest Zee, @SimplySFans on Twitter, who was at the premiere with us.Make sure you go see The Giver in theaters this weekend to support Taylor and help it reach number one at the box office!
15 Aug 2014
199- TS6 News + Andrew Galucki Interview -Swiftcast: the #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
Shortly after recording last week's episode, Taylor shocked us all by returning to social media! Many news outlets are starting to report on the new music she might be working on, and we discuss the latest theories on this week's episode!Warning: if you do NOT want to hear potential TS6 spoilers, you should skip 3:05 - 14:25 in this episode.We also have a special guest joining us this week! Singer-songwriter Andrew Galucki is about to release SWIFT, an EP covering Taylor's best heartbreak songs, all done in the style of 1989. He joins us to talk all about his song creation process and exclusively premieres his awesome cover of Last Kiss! You can follow him at @andrewgalucki on social media to keep up with all of his music.Thank you for listening! If you enjoyed the show, please subscribe to us on iTunes and it will download our latest episode for you automatically. Also, be sure to leave us a review and a 5 star rating to help other people find our show easier!
17 May 2017
140 - Grammy Speculation + Ashley Meets Vance Joy! - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
The Grammys have announced several of this year's performers including Adele, Kendrick Lamar, and Justin Bieber, but no Taylor just yet. We discuss if we think she's likely to perform this year.Ashley attended Vance Joy's Fire and the Flood tour in Chicago last week and got to meet Vance after the show! She gives a full recap of the concert.Also on this episode, we go back in time to another classic Myspace post of Taylor's from 2009.A bit of a shorter episode this week, but we have a lot of great things coming up including an interview with Tyler Hilton from One Tree Hill who played Drew in Taylor's Teardrops On My Guitar music video. Stay tuned!Do you want to win the brand new Taylor Swift dress just released from Taylor's Chinese fashion line? Head over to twitter.com/swiftcast13 where we're giving one away!Thanks for listening! If you haven't already, please subscribe to us on iTunes and leave us a review and a 5 star rating.
27 Jan 2016
55 - Underrated Taylor Swift Songs - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
Taylor will be featured in MTV's documentary about Ed Sheeran! It's called "Nine Days and Nights with Ed Sheeran" and airs on June 10th at 11pm ET.The CMT Awards air tonight, Wednesday June 4th at 7pm central time on the CMT channel. Make sure to tune in to see if Taylor takes home any awards!The Asian leg of the RED tour is officially underway! We recap the Shanghai and Tokyo shows including the INSANE welcome Taylor got at the Tokyo airport.We give you the weekly fashion recap of all of Taylor's recent outfits and where you can buy them. Check out TaylorSwiftStyle.net for pictures!@TaylorNation13 recently tweeted an article about the top 10 most underrated Taylor Swift songs. We discuss this list as well as our own top picks.Finally, we announce the winner of our giveaway for the rare Taylor Swift card game! Listen for your name, and if it's you send us an email or a tweet by next Sunday, June 8th to claim your prize. If we don't hear from anybody we will pick another winner and announce it next week!Thanks for listening, please leave us a rating and review on iTunes!
4 Jun 2014
61 - Celebrity Substance: The Keys to Taylor's Success - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
Summer is flying by and we're just three weeks away from the premiere of The Giver! Brenton Thwaites recently did an interview where he described Taylor's performance in it as "fearless," which makes us even more excited!Make sure to keep voting for Taylor for the Teen Choice Awards by going to teenchoiceawards.com. She's nominated for female artist, female country artist, and best smile.#SwiftieProblems: Taking forever to pick what Taylor shirt you want to wear because you have over 30 so it's a TOUGH choice!What exactly makes Taylor so successful? Is her less sexualized image the key to her success? We discuss a couple of great articles from Forbes.com and Jezebel.com which look at this in detail.Make sure to follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/swiftcast13. As soon as we reach 5,000 followers we'll be announcing our next giveaway!If you liked this episode, please hit the "subscribe" button on iTunes, and leave us a review and 5 star rating!
23 Jul 2014
13 - Red Tour Backstage Exclusive!! - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
Episode 13 introduces our newest regular host, Nate, bringing some testosterone into our girly rambles! Recap of some highlights from our first 12 episodes. Ashley gives us an exclusive look at being Backstage at the RED TOUR with Mama Swift! Follow our new twitter for fun Swiftie retweets, @shtswiftiessay! RED music video discussion! Mini segments #SwiftieProblems, #ItFeelsLikeThePerfectNight and #TaylorDictionary! Itunes Giveaway going on, and July Twitter Giveaway announced! Fans tell US how Taylor has inspired them + more!
10 Jul 2013
190 - Ed Sheeran's Divide - Swiftcast: the #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
As Taylor's best friend, Ed Sheeran has a lot of crossover support amongst the Taylor Swift fandom. Leading up to March 3rd, Ed created a ton of worldwide anticipation by returning to the music scene and releasing two brand new singles, Shape of You and Castle on the Hill! On episode 190, our hosts delve into the Sheerio world and chat all about Ed Sheeran's brand new album, Divide! We share our favorite songs, elements, and plenty of feels to create one Ed-tacular episode you Sheer-ly won't want to miss! Thank you for listening! If you enjoyed the show, please subscribe to us on iTunes and it will download our latest episode for you automatically. Also, be sure to leave us a review and a 5 star rating to help other people find our show easier!
8 Mar 2017
193 - Inside Taylor Swift NOW: Part Two - Swiftcast: the #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
Back on episode 184, we recapped episodes 1-6 of Taylor Swift NOW, the exclusive DIRECTV channel featuring behind-the-scenes content from every phase of Taylor's career! On this week's episode, we pick it back up and recap the remaining episodes, which all lead up to the amazing Super Saturday Night 3 part special for episode 13! If you haven't yet had a chance to watch these videos, they are available to all AT&T and DIRECTV subscribers and we highly recommend checking them out!Do you have a favorite part of Taylor Swift Now? Contact us and let us know!Thank you for listening! If you enjoyed the show, please subscribe to us on iTunes and it will download our latest episode for you automatically. Also, be sure to leave us a review and a 5 star rating to help other people find our show easier!
29 Mar 2017
109 - Taylor Swift & Imagine Dragons in Detroit! - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
We're still recovering from Detroit, or should we say DIEtroit, since Taylor killed us all with special guests that night. Our host Ashley was at the show and tells us all about it. SPOILER WARNINGS: If you do NOT want to hear any spoilers about the 1989 tour, please skip past the following times in the episode: 1:19-6:47 and 26:11-45:15Throwback tweet: Out on the lake with the band, trying my best to resist the burning temptation to scream "I'M ON A BOAT". -@taylorswift13 on May 31, 2009In the news: Taylor is the youngest person EVER to make Forbes' 100 most powerful women list!#SwiftieProblems: When people say all of @taylorswift13 songs sound the same and you are like..have you ever even heard 2 of her songs? -via @kaylee_frank01Lots of recent fashion updates from NYC and more!
3 Jun 2015
58 - Taylor Swift X Ed Sheeran = Multiply - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
Lots of Taylor news to catch up on this week, since our guest Alexander Gold took over last week's episode- if you haven't yet listened to his hilarious interview, go listen now!Taylor got a new kitten (!!!), cooked with Ina Garten and hung out in New York and Rhode Island over the past couple weeks, but most importantly she told us to go out and buy her friend and tourmate Ed Sheeran's new album Multiply!We go track by track through Ed's album and discuss our favorites as well as the songs that we think are either about or inspired by Taylor. #SwiftieProblems: The fact that song 5 on Taylor's albums is always the saddest and we're about to get album 5.Tweet us at twitter.com/swiftcast13 or contact us through our website at swiftcast13.com to tell us what you thought of this episode!
25 Jun 2014
177 - Better Man - Swiftcast: the #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
Much to all of our surprise, it was revealed last week that Taylor wrote the new song, "Better Man" which was recently released by Little Big Town. She also made her return to the CMA awards! Does this mean she's returning to country music? We dive into all of this on episode 177.Thanks for listening! If you haven't already, please subscribe to us on iTunes and leave us a review and a 5 star rating.
9 Nov 2016
234 - Reputation (With Further Explanation) - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Pod
November 10th has finally arrived and the world is officially shook; Taylor Swift has made a stunning comeback onto the music scene! With 1989 releasing over 3 years ago, her sixth studio album titled Reputation smashed onto the scene today with an entirely new sound and entirely genius songwriting.Reputation is an album chock-full of incredible surprises! Dark synth Pop. Racy lyrics. 80's vibes. EDM. Three heavy-hitting Co-Producers. One legendary collab. It delivers the perfect amount of shade but also the most heart-warming of melodies (not to mention that bass)! We take on all the twists and turns and deliver our first impressions as to everything this record-breaking album has to offer!Thank you for listening! If you enjoyed the show, please subscribe to us on iTunes and it will download our latest episode for you automatically. Also, be sure to leave us a review and a 5 star rating to help other people find our show easier!
10 Nov 2017
129 - Taylor Swift in Vogue and NME - Swiftcast: The #1 Taylor Swift Podcast
On this week's episode of Swiftcast, we cover Taylor's recent cover stories in Vogue Australia and NME magazine, along with tons of news, fashion, throwback tweets and more.All of our hosts will be in Tampa for the last 1989 show of the US leg of the tour, and we'll be talking all about the show on next week's episode! Tweet us your #1989TourMemories at twitter.com/swiftcast13 and we'll include them next week.Thanks for listening! If you haven't already, please subscribe to us on iTunes and leave us a review and a 5 star rating.
28 Oct 2015