Show 107 – Texas Legislation Wins and Losses

Show 107 starts with some discussion about the downtown hotel and lazy river along with drink choices repeating themselves. Also included are some production notes about recording in a bar.

At 3:48, Stig starts a discussion on the completed legislative session. Topics to be included in the special session are mentioned as well as the new texting law. The discussion then turns to more discussion about the Astrodome.

At 13:27, Bill relates the shoving incident that occurred the last day of the session. Stig mentions another incident earlier in the year. Bill then mentions other losers including teachers probably.

At 22:04, Stig and Bill talk a little about the woes of the Houston Astros. The pair then mention a little Dash news.

At 28:14, Stig begins celebrity news with Kesha. Bill mentions the ship commissioning  in Galveston and the discussion turns to guns. The show wraps up with what’s new for each of the hosts.

Show 106 – Tulsa Art Car Weekend, More Musician Deaths

A rare midweek recording has the guys drinking bigger beers. A preview of what’s coming up is included.

At 3:22, Bill talks about his extensive travels throughout the previous week which included Austin and Tulsa. Bill then talks about the Art Car weekend in Tulsa and compares it to the Houston event. Stig then talks about a new hotel he spent a few days in.

At 12:50, Stig and Bill briefly talk about the U2 concert at the NERG. A general discussion then begins on summer plans.

At 20:15, Stig mentions his brief encounter with Julia Morales. A quick political discussion follows. The guys then discuss a few prominent deaths. The show ends with Bill and Stig discussing what’s new for them.

Show 105 – The Conservatory, Long Term Highway Plans around downtown

Special Shirts

Show 105 starts with blown kegs and disappointment. Also a preview of what is coming up on the show.

At 3:51, Stig gives stats on the Rockets lose, Astros continue to streak! Bill and Stig then discuss a recent 3D visualization of highways around downtown and out 45 North.

At 14:18, Bill and Stig relate their recent trip to the Conservatory, Houston’s underground beer garden. Stig then asks if Sean Spicer has been fired. Stig then a thought on how Sean may be removed from office.

At 20:44, Stig talks about an Instagram shot with Ariel Helvetica only on the website. Bill talks about news in the Texas Legislature. Senator John Cornyn makes news at Texas Southern University by not speaking. Stig and Bill then tell what’s new for them for the week.

Show 104 – Heights Bike Trail and Brewery Tour, Hamburger Mary’s

Show 104 starts off with Stig promising not to talk about his birthday anymore. Bill and Stig then discuss their beer for the week and also what’s coming up on the program.

At 3:48, Bill and Stig discuss the Heights Bike Trail Brewery Tour which included Holler, Platypus, and Eureka Heights.

At 9:55, Stig doesn’t know when summer starts. Stig mentions the production note and using Ben Folds music again. Bill discusses a new marker going up in Glenwood Cemetery on Washington avenue. Bill then tells about funny business out of Austin regarding the Governor and senate bill 4. Stig talks a little about the city proposition on “recapture”.

At 19:31, Bill and Stig talk about day games at Minute Maid Park. Stig also mentions the Dynamo’s perfect home record. Bill and Stig then speak of their recent experience at Hamburger Mary’s. The show ends with the pair telling what’s new to them.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Mambo Mexicano” – Sergio Mendoza y La Orkesta (iTunes)
  • “Afternoon Delight” – Starland Vocal Band (iTunes)
  • “Lazing on a Sunday Afternoon” – Queen (iTunes)

 

Show 103 – Trump, Bad Bar vs. Good Bar, New Public Art

Show 103 starts with some discontent with Bill and Stig not getting to drink what they really wanted to. Stig also mentions dissing Outlaw Dave. There’s also a preview of what’s coming up on the show.

At 4:54, Stig and Bill discuss the first 100 days of the Trump presidency. Bill makes a Sarah Palin analogy. Stig points out Bill is being out tweeted. The segment ends with the old news of the United and Continental merger.

At 16:05, the sports segment begins with basketball leading off! The history of the Spurs/Rockets rivalry is examined. The Astros continuing success is celebrated and possible shaming of the Rangers in predicted.

At 23:08, Stig talks about the “new” Marfreless and the continuing outstanding Mongoose vs. Cobra. Bill tells about the return of “Party on the Plaza”.

At 31:17, the show wraps up with Stig talking about new public art in the city and Bill being excited about the return of MST3000.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Shaft” – Incubus (iTunes)
  • “Levi Johnson’s Blues” – Ben Folds and Nick Hornsby (iTunes)
  • “Enough Space” – Foo Fighters (iTunes)
  • “I Got Loaded” – Lil’ Bob and the Lollipops (YouTube)

 

Show 102 – Live from the BCBC, Celebration of Specialness, Dick Code

Wacky Wavey Things at the BCBC

Show 102 starts with a quick discussion on Bill and Stig’s ailments. Bill’s mom goes to a baseball game. The pair goes to break with sound from a first time fan at the BCBC.

At 6:16, Stig and Bill get the first beer at Warehouse Live. Stig upgrades equipment for the Muses and talks about Earth Day and Record Store Day. Bill and Stig then recollect some of their favorite moments over the last 100 shows, including a little sound from the Thrill interview. Show 43 was a big one for Bill. Burlesque artist Matt Finish takes us to break.

At 15:50, Stig brings an eyewitness report from Upper Kirby including a car rally, the breast cancer walk, and firemen. Also, parking meters at Rice Village are discussed. Bill brings a report on the Texas Legislature and Dan Patrick. Burlesque artist Persephone Illyri takes us to break.

At 22:36, Bill and Stig begin the sports segment with Astros and Rockets news, included is a bit of discussion on the Patrick Beverly incident. Stig also covers some changes at the Houston Symphony as well as an upcoming “Music of Prince” show. Ben Folds recent appearance is featured. Burlesque host Nick T’Vegan takes us to break.

At 32:24, the show makes history due to wardrobe. Bill introduces us to the “Dick Code“. Stig looks into the future! Burlesque artist Ariel Helvetica closes the show but there’s a special surprise if you listen through the credits!

Music featured in this episode:

  • “The Way You Move” – Outkast (iTunes)
  • “Candyman” – Christina Aguilera (iTunes)
  • “You Sexy Thing” – Hot Chocolate (iTunes)
  • “Shake” – The Time (iTunes)
  • “Love To Love You Baby” – Donna Summer (iTunes)