Show 84 – Brenham Wedding, Aeros History, DA’s Race Gets Nasty.

Show 84 starts with Stig describing his girl-drink-drunk coffee and Bill corrects a mislocated brewery.

Brazos Valley Brewery

At 4:57, Bill brings us news from Russia and the Piney Woods. Stig briefly discusses the Harris County’s District Attorney’s race which turned nasty this week. Stig then mentions all the things that were going on the past weekend and Bill gives us a review of things to do while at a wedding in and around Brenham, Texas.

At 19:07, Stig talks about working AHL hockey in San Antonio and reflects on the loss of the beloved Houston Aeros. Bill mentions the CUSA game that had 5 overtimes. Stig wraps up the segment incorrectly identifying the hotel where Robert Johnson recorded in the 1930’s.

At 27:24, Stig acknowledges that both he and Bill were too quick to jump on the Texans losing bandwagon last week. Bill gives news on our #1 fan. Stig explains how you can be like Bill, hip and cool. The show wraps up with Stig and Bill sharing what is new for the week to them.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Fun It” – Queen  (iTunes)
  • “Roadhouse Blues” – The Doors (iTunes)
  • “Dead Shrimp Blues” – Robert Johnson (iTunes)

Show 83 – Sod Worms, Rise Up, Musical Festivals.

Rise Up stage in the desert!

Rise Up stage in the desert!

Show 83 starts with Stig’s obscure reference to Ice-T last week and talk of the current moon. Bill and Stig also mention the Nerg and cupcakes get shared after all. The intro ends with beer mentions, Rocketfuel and Uncommon Cowboy.

At 5:41, Stig starts with a bit of analysis on the NBC Sunday Night Football open. Bill discusses his sod webworms. He then talks about his disappointment with the House of Blues.

At 14:22, Stig talks about his recent job at the Rise Up as One concert on the border. Bill informs about the Wicked East End Music Festival along with the upcoming Light Rock Express Show. Stig give a nod to the Houston Mural Festival going on this week.

At 21:55, Stig tells about the Good Vibes Only HTX Block Party. Stig and Bill also talk about the upcoming Houston Cinema Arts Festival. Stig also share a way around the Home button push needed with the new Apple iPhone software.

At 28:48, Bill and Stig wrap up the show sharing what’s new for themselves and just a bit of discussion on how to watch the third and final presidential debate.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Moonshine – Futuristic Remix” – Bruno Mars  (iTunes)
  • “Bring On The Dancing Horses” – Echo & the Bunnymen (iTunes)
  • “Stolen Dance” – Milky Chance (iTunes)
  • “Cartoon Heroes” – Serten Purpose (iTunes)

 

 

 

Show 82 – Debate Number 2, Depressed Cake Sale, Upcoming Events!

Depressed Cake Sale

Depressed Cake Sale

Show 82 starts with Stig and Bill disclosing their beer choices for the week and what’s coming up on the show for this week.

At 3:42, Stig and Bill start the discussion on the weeks’ political news mostly concerning the second Presidential debate. Along the way, body mechanics are discussed along with millionaire’s tax returns. Bill makes comparisons between Donald Trump and Ted Cruz.

At 16:50, Stig turns the show to happier news with the Depressed Cake sale which was held last week. There was also some amusement with the Deep Eddy Vodka ambassador being a look-a-like. Stig and Bill then discuss the weeks sports news in an abbreviated segment.

At 25:42, Bill and Stig trade notes on all the upcoming events on their calendars. Bill is ready for Echo and the Bunnymen. Elvis Costello plays Revention. Java Muses favorite, Thrill, play the Hellcat Cafe. Also this weekend, the Taste of the Caribbean and the Korean Festival along with the Brazilian Festival on Sunday.

At 30:11, Stig adds to the calendar the Moonlight Ramble on October 22nd. Also on the same day, Tacolandia! compliments of the Houston Press.

At 34:52, Bill brings OPEC news to the table. For the new things this week, Stig goes cerebral with being happy with his work, Bill covers and online comic, Questionable Content.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “O.G. Original Gangster” – Ice-T  (iTunes)
  • “Manic Depression” – Jimi Hendrix Experience (iTunes)
  • “Pump It Up” – El-Co (Private Collection)
  • “Ken Bone” – Stephen Robert (YouTube)
  • “Vanz Kant Danz” – John Fogerty (iTunes)

 

Show 81 – Debates and Clowns along with HISD

Show 81 starts with the usual corrections a brief discussion of beers and what wasn’t available along with what’s coming up on the show.

At 5:18, Bill and Stig start a general discussion on the first presidential debate and the oddities surrounding it. Bill then educates on the upcoming HISD bond issue on the upcoming ballot. The segment finishes with disturbing clown news.

At 16:53, Stig starts a wrap up on the Astros lackluster season buts finds a bright spot in the Brandon Laird story.

At 25:40, Stig finishes the show alone due to a technical gaff but shares what is new for the week for both himself and Bill.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Blossom” – Black Atlass  (iTunes)
  • “Tears of a Clown” – Smokey Robinson & the Miracles (iTunes)
  • “The Money” – Charlie Mars (iTunes)