Show 140 – Houston’s Bean, World Cup, Pitch 25 Review

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Show 140 starts with a discussion about early hour recording and a preview of what’s coming up on the show. They also divulge what beer they are consuming during the recording.

Music Break – Shakira “Waka Waka – This Time for Africa”

At 3:52, Stig and Bill break down some of the coverage of the World Cup. A racist event also happens within the first week of games.

Music Break – Pitbull “We Are One Ole Ole”

At 12:33, Bill and Stig review their experience at Pitch 25 watching an Iranian game. The guys also talk about watching other games at other venues. The recent USA rugby win is mentioned as well. Astros go on a winning streak, on the road.

Pitch 25

Musical Break – Nicky Jam “Live It Up”

At 22:05, Bill and Stig take an art break and discuss the “Cloud Column”, one of Houston’s newest art installation. The show closes with both describing what is new to them this week.

Show 139 – Suicide, A Visit from Kiki Maroon, Rugby

Show 139 starts with a correction from the previous show regarding the royal wedding. Stig and Bill also preview what’s coming up on the show.

At 3:39, Bill and Stig discuss the recent suicides of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain. Stig covers some basic facts and then Bill and Stig talk for a few minutes on how to combat this very serious problem.

The NIN discussion of suicide

At 10:37, Stig and Bill talk to Kiki Maroon about her upcoming Comic Strip show at Warehouse Live next month on July 14th. Kiki shares all the details about her production as well as telling about regular monthly shows.

Kiki Maroon

At 21:48, Stig mentions the premiere of the 31st season of Cops and cause great confusion between angry Bill and betwixted Kiki. The sports talk time covers Major League Rugby. The upcoming World Cup takes the final spot on the show with both Bill and Stig having forgotten to share anything new for themselves on the show this week.

 

Show 138 – A Royal Wedding, Santa Fe High Shooting

Show 138 begins with with can day at the secret location. The guys talk about what’s coming up on the show as well.

Musical Break – Royal Company Scam “Let’s Pretend We’re Married”

At 4:32, Stig and Bill discuss the facts surrounding the royal wedding along with fake Facebook names.

Musical Break – Huey Lewis & the News “The Power of Love”

At 13:30, Bill provides sad notes about Huey Lewis. Bill than shares a few news blips that got lost in the onslaught of political news noise. Stig and Bill than discuss Pitch 25, the new soccer themed bar and grill.

Musical Break – Taylor Swift “End Game”

At 24:56, Stig and Bill discuss the shooting at Santa Fe High School. The show ends with new sours and popup music shows!

Show 137 – Musical Musings

At the beginning of Show 137, Stig continues to complain about the heat. Bill drinks a “yankee” Texas beer while Stig goes just a bit to the west. The segment ends with a discussion of “mound” ball.

Musical Break – Madonna “Music”

At 6:25, Bill and Stig start a discussion on a few recent music shows in the Houston area and the various venues they were held at. Groups and shows that are mentioned are Utopia, Fleet Foxes, the Peterson Brothers, Trombone Shorty, Childish Gambino, and Kendrick Lamar.

Musical Break – Kendrick Lamar “DNA”

At 19:16, Stig and Bill cover a little bit of Dynamo and Dash news.

Musical Break – Sly and the Family Stone “Dance to the Music”

At 22:53, Bill and Stig discuss the District Court news. Bill explains the nuances of the “Motor Voter Act”. The guys then share what’s new for the week for each of them. Bill makes a funny joke just as the music swells…