Show 38 – Houston Bucket List, Astros No-Hitter, Texans Practice


Afternoon Editing!

Afternoon Editing!

Show 38 starts with Bill and Stig talking about the Friday night no-hitter by Mike Fiers and make excuses for not attending the games live.

At 6:28, Stig and Bill begin their discussion on the Houston 100 Bucket List. This week they discuss the bottom third of the list and will cover 33 items next week and the following week. On the list this week various bars, museums, and activities are discussed.

At 20:13, Bill and Stig talk about Texans’ pre-season games and the ongoing penant races in the MLB. Included is info about the upcoming schedules for both teams. The pair also discuss the history of no-hitters at Minute Maid and with the Astros.

At 28:34, Stig and Bill wrap up the week with news from BikeHouston, a police incident at Oregon football practice, and bad texting from the judicial bench. After that, Bill shares his TopGolf outing and Stig continues to spend too much time on the Buffalo Bayou Running Loop.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Jerk Ribs” – Kelis (iTunes)
  • “Everybody Loves Me” – OneRepublic  (iTunes)
  • “Planet of New Orleans” – Dire Straits (iTunes)

Show 37 – Thrill, Houston Roller Derby, and Hard Knocks

Thrill photo

Thrill performs at White Linen Nights

Show 37 begins with Stig and Bill discussing their drinks and what’s coming up on the show.

At 3:37, Bill and Stig review White Linen Nights in the Heights. As part of WLN, the guys got to see the band “Thrill” perform on 19th street.

At 6:21, Stig and Bill talk with Evan and Jake from “Thrill”.

The Facebook page for Thrill.

At 16:58, Bill talks about the fire at the Houston Furniture Bank.

At 23:30, Stig and Bill talk about the Astros continuing to roll, Bill discusses Sunday mornings at Town in City Brewing, Stig takes in a show at Miller Outdoor Theatre, and the pair talk about Texans football. Bill gives a comprehensive wrapup of the Houston Roller Derby season’s finals.

At 32:30, Stig begins the final segment with dental talk and disappointment with HBO’s Hard Knocks series. Bill tells about Metro’s new bus routes that are free this week.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Unchained” – Van Halen (iTunes)
  • “Blitzkrieg Bop” – Thrill  (live at White Linen Nights)
  • “Leave Me Alone (with My Bottle)” – Dash Rip Rock (iTunes)

Show 36 – Your Opinion is Wrong, Kegs, Geto Boys

Show 36 starts with a quick recap of Bill’s week including MichiRu Sushi and fond memories of the Summit.

At 6:06, Bill and Stig discuss an article from the Houston Press about opinions and beliefs. Stig then shares the tragic GoFundMe campaign that showed up on his Facebook.

At 18:06, Stig and Bill update the story about keg rental prices in Houston. We then encourage you to lock your bikes up and discuss contraflow lanes.

At 27:18, Bill and Stig discuss the Geto Boys’ pirate radio station, dangerous drones, Biggio goes into the Hall, and Tay Tay news. Bill brings us up to date on a new bar and a new television show. Stig still uses analog tech.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Brand New” – Pharrell Williams with Justin Timberlake (iTunes)
  • “Dog Eat Dog” – AC/DC  (iTunes)
  • “Still” – Geto Boys (iTunes)
  • “Summer Breeze” – Seals and Crofts (iTunes)