JEMcast is a weekly podcast, hosted by Alex Knight, Aleen Simms, and K. Tempest Bradford. We provide in-depth analysis on every episode of the outrageous 80s cartoon show, Jem and the Holograms.

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  • S3E7: “The Day the Music Died”

    In Season 3, episode 7: "'The Day the Music Died,' Jem and The Holograms,Jem is led away from her responsibilities by Riot on a cruise. When the rest of The Holograms are unable to pay Starlight Music's debt, The Misfits buy out both Starlight Music and Stingers Sound, forcing the Holograms and The Stingers to submit to the Misfits' control. This makes the Misfits into a mega group, ruling the airwaves. Rio, The Holograms and The Stingers have to find Riot and Jem fast, in order to get their lives back to normal.”

  • S3E6: “Midsummer’s Night’s Madness”

    In Season 3, episode 5: "'Midsummer's Night's Madness,' Jem and The Holograms, along with The Stingers, travel to Greece for a concert, but when Jerrica and Jem get caught in a love triangle, the trip becomes too much to handle.”

  • S3E5: “Homeland, Heartland”

    In Season 3, episode 5: "'Homeland, Heartland,' Jem and The Holograms along with Danse travel to Yugoslavia (now Croatia) to star in a play. When Danse finds connections to her mother, the Holograms are put into danger as enemies of Danse's mother's past emerge.”

  • S3E4: “Beauty and the Rock Performer”

    In Season 3, episode 4: “‘Beauty and the Rock Performer,’ Jem and The Holograms are invited to perform at a rock opera based on Beauty and the Beast in England, but when the rehearsals and photo-shoots become too frequent, Jem becomes overworked and exhausted.”

  • S3E3: “Video Wars”

    In Season 3, episode 3: "'Video Wars,' Clash wants desperately to become a Misfit; however, Pizzazz will not let her. Clash convinces Pizzazz to allow her be a member of The Misfits if she manages to ruin Jem's live video performance. Pizzazz agrees and Clash comes up with a plan to disguise herself as a college student and ask Jem if she can go on tour with them for a "video project". While on the tour, she finds herself actually admiring and enjoying being around The Holograms.”