Episodes
THE genius behind the revolutionary 12-3-30 treadmill workout joins Pretty Basic this week for her first podcast ever. Yeah, that’s right, it’s Lauren Giraldo. The girls discuss establishing boundaries in a productive way, wedding planning, tea/drama channels and so much more. PLUS, stay tuned for a rousing, juicy game of would you rather that will make your toes curl. Will Remi and Alisha finally score a wedding invite? Listen to this week’s episode of PB to find out! xx  To learn more...
Published 09/28/22
You know we love a story-time on PB and our girl Remi has a crazy one just for you guys! Remi dishes on the most embarrassing thing that has ever happened to her during an influencer trip – let's just say it wasn't pretty. This story alone is worth the listen, but other reasons to stay are: an impromptu candy chat, Tik Tok rating trend where the girls rate anything from One Direction and water brands to first date ideas. Tune in, friends ;)  To learn more about listener data and our privacy...
Published 09/21/22
The PB girls are bringing out the big guns this week with pop-culture maven/enthusiast, Tefi Pessoa. Pretty Pop Culture has NEVER been this iconic: the girls talk about a d*ckmatized director, a DM-sliding Tik Tok dad, careers in celebrity gossip and much much more!! Tefi is the sister you always wished you had. Join the girls for a very special slumber party-esque pop culture chat. Happy listening!  To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit:...
Published 09/14/22
This week on PB, the girls talk about their recent relaxing trip to Tucson; their biggest fears; Pretty Pop Culture: VMA's, Britney Spears' Heartbreaking 22 Minute Long YouTube Video and stage parents. Plus, they get into more philosophical subjects like dealing with past relationships and the ins and outs of accountability when it comes to the end of those relationships. Don't miss it!  To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit:...
Published 09/07/22
Guys, we’re not kidding when we say that this is the FUNNIEST PB episode to date! The unmatched, BRITTANY BROSKI joins PB this week to talk One Direction, the fangirl to influencer pipeline and the day that HARRY STYLES snuck into her dressing room. This episode is nothing short of iconic. xx To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 08/31/22
This week on PB, Remi and Alisha catch up and get into many different life updates that have been taking up their time. Remi clears the air about her future engagement plans and recounts her disastrous trip to Hawaii, while Alisha spills the beans about a wet dream she had about another influencer (spicy). The girls also touch on so much more, including: birth control, life paths/plans and trusting your gut about your physical well-being. This is another fun episode of Pretty Basic, tune in!...
Published 08/24/22
The long awaited rematch is here, continuing the battle to determine who knows Remi better between Cal and Alisha. No base is left untouched in this riveting competition; they cover: Remi’s birth chart, childhood nicknames, dream blunt rotations and even her preferred engagement ring cut. Tune in to find out who comes out on top and who has to accept defeat (and a designated loser’s punishment) on this week’s PB!  To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit:...
Published 08/17/22
The most iconic influencer, actress and fan-favorite PB guest returns to the show this week: Claudia Sulewski! The girls all catch up and dig into what Claudia has been upto since she was last on the show. Claudia also dishes on her big screen debut in the upcoming feature, I Love My Dad and discusses other elements of her life like her latest vlogs, her desire for privacy, her creative-life and how she navigates the internet. This episode is very spicy and might get the girls in some trouble...
Published 08/10/22
This week on PB, Alisha and Remi respond to listener hot takes that were submitted on Instagram. This episode is mad fun and the girls talk about everything from their take on hard seltzers and ring shopping, to their thoughts on the big question: can girls be just as toxic as guys? Want to join the conversation? Follow @PrettyBasicOfficial on Instagram to participate :)  To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn...
Published 08/03/22
This week’s episode of PB proves that manifestation is REAL. Remi wished it into existence and it happened…her favorite artist, THE Meghan Trainor, joined the girls this week for a very fun episode. Meghan, Remi and Alisha discuss Meghan’s new music, her rise to fame as a teenager, her beautiful family (Spy Husband and Spy Baby) and her TikTok success. She also privately plays some unreleased music for the girls to get their reactions. xx DO NOT MISS THIS WISH-FULFILLING, MONUMENTAL...
Published 07/27/22
Alisha and Remi are inseparable ride-or-dies, right? Well, this week on PB the girls are putting their friendship to the ultimate test: they play the viral card game, We’re Not Really Strangers, to bring their deepest thoughts to light. Take the journey with these two besties as they learn more about each other than they’ve ever known before and talk about many subjects, including: family, motherhood, success/failure and love. Tune in, BFFs!  To learn more about listener data and our...
Published 07/20/22
It’s time to address the question that’s on every content-creator’s mind: Is this the beginning of the end for influencers? In the wake of empty meet-and-greets and Emma Chamberlain’s infamously prophetic 3-part series, “there is a culture shift coming,” the PB girls explore what the future of their profession will look like. They get into the ins and outs of VidCon and dole out some advice for creators who are looking to evade the threat of looming irrelevance and market oversaturation. Tune...
Published 07/13/22
Guys! This is a momentous episode for PB. Why, you ask? Well, the day has finally come (the girls have swapped couches)! PLUS, Remi debuts her stunning new pearly whites and the girls delve into their thoughts about cosmetic surgery and more. Remi and Alisha also cave and give their two cents on the latest Tik Tok trends: “He's A 10 But... and What's A Scam That's Become So Normalized That We Don't Realize It's A Scam Anymore….” Tune in for a fun and thoughtful episode!  To learn more about...
Published 07/06/22
Get excited because it's Niki DeMar’s first podcast ever!! Niki joins the PB girls on this week's podcast and discusses everything from the challenges and benefits of creative liberty and the art of living in the present moment, to her infamous join channel, “Niki and Gabi,” and the setbacks of navigating success at a young age. Don’t miss it!  To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices....
Published 06/29/22
Sound the alarms! Alisha is officially back on the dating apps. SO, of course the PB girls HAD to dedicate an episode to the infamous issues that arise when dealing with ghosting, replying and flirting virtually. The girls give their listeners advice on how to respond to certain messages, how they would respond to prompts, and their red flags and green flags on the apps. This episode is a hoot and a half and the PB girls dole out some quality advice, so tune in!  PS: Wanna join the...
Published 06/22/22
The PB girls get super real this week. Alisha talks about how she just hasn't been feeling herself lately and this inspires a conversation about the dark reality of dedicating your life to being a content creator and simultaneously struggling with depression and mental wellbeing. It is so difficult to find meaning and purpose in a world where the scale of our problems feel small in comparison with mass tragedies and global unrest but the girls get into it this week and unpack this loaded...
Published 06/15/22
This week the girls are doing a legendary podcast swap: Remi and Alisha are joining forces with Jaci and Chelsey from the What We Said Podcast. In this episode, they talk about many topics, including:  friendships and how they evolve with age, marriage and motherhood; establishing your own beliefs and re-navigating your faith; Mormon-Tok (artisan sodas, Vegas, um…SOAKING?) They also tackle self-acceptance and finding your “ride-or-die” bestie.  P.S Check out PB on the What We Said...
Published 06/08/22
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Published 06/01/22
This week, Miss Remi Ashten is back! If you missed the PB girls last week, no need to worry. Remi and Alisha explain in this week's episode why they were MIA for the first time EVER. This episode is jam-packed with entertaining anecdotes, pop-culture deep-dives and so much more. Tune in for some fun stories about Anderson Paak, Bruno Mars, the multiverse and the braids in James Cameron's "Avatar."  Plus, the wildest Twitter thread the girls have ever seen?! This is a DO NOT MISS episode.  P.S...
Published 05/25/22
This week, Pretty Basic is releasing part II of the deep dive into the ins and outs of life as a creator. The girls cover everything from networking in a way that's self-aware and genuine to the importance of dropping your ego, finding the right manager and how to have a long, successful career in influencing versus short-term internet celebrity or fame. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 05/11/22
Alisha spills the tea on how to land your dream job in the digital space with her producer/the host of the "Making Moves with TK" podcast, Taylor King. They're sharing their best tips and hottest takes on working as a Creative. From valuing employees and staying humble, to dishing inside info from the perspectives of an OG YouTuber and newer Creator, they are not holding back. PLUS, tune in next week for part II. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 05/04/22
Remi gets real about her mental health, and how comparing her struggles to others held her back from opening up. Plus, Alisha addresses comments criticizing her for interrupting Remi, the girls reminisce on iconic jingles from random commercials, and they fan girl over Rihanna's pregnancy style! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 04/27/22
The girls are back from the desert recapping all of the Coachella madness. From the online hate toward influencers, to fashion hot takes, Remi getting featured in Vogue's "Best Dressed", their awkward encounter meeting Carly Rae Jepson, and Alisha got her phone stolen! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 04/21/22
Alisha spills the tea on throwing her first ever major birthday party! The girls recap their Kardashian launch party experience, give their take on the Nickelodeon/JoJo Siwa controversy, talk all about their prep for this year's Coachella, and dive into their animated movie sexual awakenings. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Published 04/13/22