Show 89 – Dayfornight 2016 and LITH Purple and Black Party

Stig and Bill begin Show 89 at Town In City Brewing and discuss what’s coming up and their drink selections for the recording.

At 3:46, Stig and Bill discuss the various music acts they saw perform at the 2016 Dayfornight festival. A few of the groups discussed include Matmos, Odessa, Aphex Twin, Blood Orange, Butthole Surfers, and The Jesus and Mary Chain. Included are a few live samples of the bands.

At 15:49, Bill and Stig discuss the art installations at the festival including United Visual Artists, Bjork Digital and others.

At 29:58, Stig and Bill talk about the annual holiday party during Lights in the Heights at Bill’s residence. It’s an honest review.

At 37:18, Bill tells about a trip to the hardware store. Stig covers what’s new to him, a writing story, Bill covers a new comic book.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Hey Kids (Bumaye)” – Run The Jewels  (iTunes)
  • “Icky Wikky Lollie Pop” – Anklepants (iTunes)
  • “Best To You” – Blood Orange (iTunes)
  • “Say My Name” – ODESZA (iTunes)

 

 

Show 88 – Take My Coach, Take My Coach Please

Show 88 starts off with a bit of talk about the weather and Stig immediately mentions his drink and Bill’s shares info about his beer.

At 4:06, Stig mentions the large live audience and then talks about moving his company to New Zealand. Bill then talks about personnel shuffles between Houston and Austin, you take our coach – we’ll take your police chief. Stig then mentions the story about the woman on the tarmac at IAH. Bill tells about a band he saw this week.

At 15:24, Stig mentions some details about his L.A. trip. Stig and Bill then talk about the Astros’ new/old player and Tai’s Hill.

At 20:07, Bill promotes his political twitter feed and talks a bit about state officials. Stig mentions his read of Steve Martin’s “The Pleasure of My Company”. Bill updates us on a read and on changes at Fitzgerald’s.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Suffragette City” – David Bowie  (iTunes)
  • “Calhoun Square” – Prince (YouTube)
  • “Smoke and Mirrors” – Imagine Dragons (iTunes)

Show 87 – Thanksgiving Travels, Purple and Black, Coaching Changes

Show 87 starts with Stig talking about recent illness and the fact that he hasn’t seen Bill in a few weeks. Bill talks about a bit of holiday travel and a few of the things he did including Wurstfest.

At 4:49, Bill and Stig talk about post election reactions. Bill then starts a discussion about the Lights in the Heights Christmas Party including the Purple and Black theme. Stig talks about the unbalanced Prince to Bowie CD collection. Bill then talks about destroying his iPhone.

At 13:03, Stig talks about multiple sporting events on the same court on the same day. Bill tells a bit about the Texans at home including the roof staying on during a beautiful day. At UH, a coaching change is made. Stig and Bill compare and contrast Herman vs. Strong. Bill finishes the segment with a comment on the JJ Watt editorial.

At 23:32, Stig reports on the Nutcracker and Christmas music on Sunny 99. Bill informs the new norm on when to break up around the holidays. Bill reports on his discovery of Edison’s, a new bar with food.

At 31:44, Bill reminds Stig to reports on what the two of them are drinking! Stig has drinks with World Cup buddy in Vegas. Bill takes in a movie at Sundance downtown. Stig gets schooled on a band called All Time Low but does remember Green Day.