People read hilarious highlights from their childhood diaries in front of a crowd of strangers.
Mortified is one of our favourite podcasts at the moment. One of the best things about this podcast is that anyone can take part. You can apply if you are 22 or over and have something embarrassing from your childhood such as journals, letters, poems, lyrics, art, home movies or plays At the moment they are in Currently in: Amsterdam, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, DC/Baltimore, Detroit, Denver, Dublin, Helsinki, Los Angeles, London, Malmo, NYC, Oslo, Paris, Portland, San Fran/Oakland, Sonoma, Trondheim, & The Twin Cities.
If you have lived a perfect live and don’t have any traumatic stories to dig up from the past then you can attend the shows and laugh at everyone else’s awful past. Keep an eye on their website for gig updates: http://getmortified.com/live/
Special guests have appeared on the podcasts including Elijah Wood, Chvrches, Alison Brie, Alanis Morissette, Retta, Busy Phillips, NFL Hall of Famer Eric Dickerson, The Cure’s Lol Tolhurst, Stephanie Seymour & more.
Named “Best of Podcasts 2016” – The Guardian & The Atlantic
Named “Best of Podcasts 2015” – iTunes
“A welcome reminder that we all spent our gawkish teen years more alike than we were different.” – AV Club
Our favourite episode: Mortified’s Summer Camp Spectacular!
Tells stories of a summer camp where you had to swim naked because the native Americans didn’t own bathing suits.