Show 129 starts with a semi-inebriated co-host and a discussion of what’s coming up on the show including what Bill and Stig are drinking.
Musical Break – TMBG “Your Racist Friend”
At 3:12, Stig and Bill break down the Super Bowl and the halftime show and commercials. Special attention is given to sound issues and production. J.J Watts’ award is also mentioned.
Musical Break – Kaleo “Broken Bones”
At 12:13, Stig hates on Facebook due to bad memories. Bill and Stig talk about the recent They Might Be Giants show at White Oak Music Hall. Stig also mentions the tribute band trend as well as noting the new Giant Kitty album and in-store appearance at Cactus Records.
Musical Break – TMBG “Wicked Little Critter”
At 19:53, Bill and Stig talk a bit about Dial-A-Song. Stig gives you the info on the Rockets. Stig then talks about Bill nailing the CR bill analysis. Stig references “The Gist” and a parody piece on Jabba the Hut. The Alley has a personnel change for all the wrong reasons. Dan Patrick is ruining the Olympics. The show ends with what’s new for the guys.
Show 128 starts with talk about the cold snap that came back through and what the guys are drinking and what’s coming up on the show.
At 4:40, Stig talks about long car trips and then the pair discuss Congress. The guys also talk health. Reflections from the 1995 shutdown are also covered.
At 14:22, Bill and Stig discuss a correction from the previous show. Bill gives flu tips. Stig mentions this year’s version of the Women’s March. Bill gives us info of the art exhibit at the Williams Tower.
At 16:03, Bill and Stig discuss the visual aspects and installations of the festival
At 23:33, Stig wraps up the Texans season, there’s Rocket news as well as Bill and Stig’s college teams results from the bowl season. Bill mentions the closing of the Harp and the two discuss different matters in West University.
At 33:12, the pair ends the show with a bit of other musical news featuring the New Duncan Imperials, Thrill, and Molly and the Ringwalds. As always, what’s new for the guys ends the program.
It’s that time of the year again when we’ll spend many hours downtown taking in one of our favorite music festivals of the year – Dayfornight. After many hours this week of research of bands I don’t know, I’m sharing my cheat sheet with all of you. My editorial thoughts and notes are my own… I just don’t like dark ambient!! I will see you at En Vogue and The Jesus Lizard instead! – Stig Daniels