Banter Buddies

A Koo Koo Kanga Roo podcast.

About the show

Bryan and Neil are Koo Koo Kanga Roo. Two best friends who like to banter with each other. Each episode we'll listen to voicemail about a different topic. Give us a call to be included in the next show: 612-424-0036

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Episodes

  • 41: Listener Recommendations

    June 27th, 2022  |  1 hr 4 secs

    It’s time for a very special edition of Banter Buddies! We’re expanding our “recommendations” for this episode. Our listeners called in with some ideas for things that we might enjoy. We got responses that cover a lot of subjects. Food, media, travel and more are covered! We RECOMMEND that you listen to this podcast!

  • 40: Movie Sequels

    June 13th, 2022  |  1 hr 16 mins

    Great films can end leaving the audience wanting more. Sometimes we actually get more - in the form of a sequel film! Often times these movies do not live up to the high marks set by the original work. But sometimes they give us exactly what we need and allow the story to reach new heights!

    This podcast is about sequels. Will we do this theme again? No, probably not.

  • 39: Chores

    May 30th, 2022  |  1 hr 21 mins

    Helping out around the house can be a great way to learn some responsibility, gain some trust and even make a little money. Sometime you gotta pick up dog poop, vacuum the carpets or feed the livestock. All of this can fall under the umbrella of chores and on this episode we learn about our listener’s home responsibilities as they grew up.

  • 38: Karaoke

    May 16th, 2022  |  1 hr 20 mins

    Whether you’re a good singer, or a bad singer, karaoke is a lot of fun. It’s a time for belting out an epic power ballad or rapping perfectly in sync with your favorite emcee. Karaoke brings us together, it is joyous, and sometimes it is very, very bad. But even the worst vocalists can have a great time with karaoke. Just one of the many reasons it is wonderful.

    Join us today as we hear about our listener’s favorite songs to sing when they’re at karaoke night!

  • 37: Pets

    May 2nd, 2022  |  1 hr 16 mins

    Classic pets are great. Dogs, cats, and birds have been domesticated friends to
    Mankind for quite some time! But what if ANY animal could be a pet, what would you choose? We’ll hear from our listeners on this very topic! Also, recommendations from Bryan and Neil, a round of “name that tune” and more!

  • 36: School Lunch

    April 18th, 2022  |  1 hr 20 mins

    Whether you brought it from home or ate it hot in the cafeteria, lunch time was a special part of any school day. On today’s show we talk about our favorite memories from stuffing our faces at school. Rectangle pizza, tiny milk cartons and even food fights get discussed. Grab your tray and listen up!

  • 35: Room Upgrades

    April 4th, 2022  |  1 hr 18 mins

    Its fun to imagine “what if?”

    On this episode of Banter Buddies we chat about “blue-sky” possibilities for additions to our bedrooms. Most of our callers imagined ways to incorporate food! But of course there were other ideas as well. Also a round of “Would You Rather”, recommendations, and more.

  • 34: Mailbag 3

    March 21st, 2022  |  1 hr 36 mins

    We know that our listeners have a countless number of questions for us. The mailbag episodes of this podcast are where those questions get answered! We chat about alternate names, frozen pizza, Toys R Us, creating a set list and more! Also we play a game of Bryan or Neil, recommend some music, and talk about a bunch of other stuff.

  • 33: Dream Vacations

    March 7th, 2022  |  1 hr 27 mins

    The definition of vacation may vary depending on who you ask. Some like to relax. Some like to explore. No matter how you define your time away, we all have a DREAM vacation in mind. We hear from a few familiar voices on where they would love to go if they could vacation anywhere! Also our latest recommendations, a round of ‘name that tune’, and so, so much more.

  • 32: Playgrounds

    February 14th, 2022  |  1 hr 23 mins

    Playgrounds are a wonderful place for fun and action. Whether you’re swinging, sliding or climbing, chances are you’re having a grand old time! This episode of Banter Buddies dives into our listener’s favorite elements about a playground. We talk about what we enjoy as well as how the medium has evolved over time! Quick, its recess! Let’s go!

  • 31: Worst Jobs

    January 31st, 2022  |  1 hr 20 mins

    Sometimes your job just stinks! Theres nothing worse than being stuck doing something you don’t like despite the fact that you’re getting paid. The best part about bad jobs is that they make for good stories. That’s what this episode is all about. We’ve got voicemail about horrible gigs and undesirable working conditions! Listen to find out which job Bryan and Neil worked together!

  • 30: Ice Cream

    January 17th, 2022  |  1 hr 38 mins

    Ice cream is universal. No matter your taste, diet or preference there is a delicious frosty desert for you! On this episode of the podcast our listeners tell us about the best ice cream spots around them and their favorite flavors. We had a record number of callers for this one. It turns out that people like this stuff.

  • 29: 2021 Recap

    January 3rd, 2022  |  1 hr 12 mins

    That’s a wrap on 2021! In honor of the new year we look back at the last 12 months and discuss the highlights. Our listeners call in and tell us the best part of 2021 as well. Also we’ve got recommendations, a game about the last year and the latest in the world of Koo. Happy New Year!

  • 28: Holiday Traditions

    December 20th, 2021  |  1 hr 11 mins

    Happy Holidays from Koo Koo Kanga Roo! That’s us! Tis the season for gathering with friends and family. On this episode of the podcast we hear about all of your holiday traditions. We’re talking treats, games and many other activities that we return to every year.

  • 27: Advice from Koo

    December 6th, 2021  |  1 hr 11 mins

    Move over Dear Abby! A new name in ADVICE has emerged. It’s us! On this episode of Banter Buddies we help make the world a little better by giving advice to our loyal listeners. We are wise beyond our years and are ready to spread that wisdom to anyone who needs it! Also we’ll recommend some cool stuff, play “name that tune” and give you the latest band news.

  • 26: Beanie Babies

    November 22nd, 2021  |  1 hr 17 mins

    If there was one toy craze that embodied the 1990s it would be Beanie Babies. These small, under stuffed, adorable plush animals worked America into a frenzy as seemingly the entire country was fixated on collecting them. Beanie Mania spawned books, websites, fan clubs and an iconic McDonalds Happy Meal promotion. While the toys aren’t worth much these days, the memories they created totally are! On this episode we’ll walk down memory lane with our listeners as they call in to “talk TY” and reminisce about hunting for Beanies!