Show 142 – Suffers Album Release, Comic Strip Review, World Cup Wraps!

The Suffers at Heights Theatre 7/13/18

Show 142 starts with a discussion of the word hipster. The guys preview what’s coming up on the show.

Musical Break – The Suffers “I Think I Love You”

At 3:14, Bill starts by describing the outing by the podcast staff to the Suffersalbum release show at Heights Theatre. Stig does a bit of analysis between the last two shows he’s seen.

Musical Break – The Suffers “Intro”

At 12:37, Stig and Bill talk about Kiki Maroon’s“Comic Strip” show including their favorite acts.

Musical Break – The Suffers “Charlotte Intermission”

At 18:26, Bill and Stig give their final thoughts over the last month of watching the World Cup.

Musical Break – The Suffers “Do Whatever”

At 22:37, Stig and Bill wrap up the show with a little more about French soccer and what’s new for them for the week.

Show 85 – Bill’s Excellent Costa Rica Adventure, Local Music

Show 85 starts with Stig complaining about unfair treatment from the executive producer. The pair then discuss drink selections and what’s coming up on the show.

At 4:34, Stig starts the segment with a bit of info about Natchitoches, then Bill discusses his recent trip to Costa Rica.

At 14:56, Stig shares some stats about Costa Ricans living in the U.S. and in Houston. Bill continues sharing other stories from his trip including spending some time in Liberia, Costa Rica not Liberia the country.

At 29:47, Bill and Stig talk a little bit of sports including Texans, Rockets, and MLS playoffs. Stig also talks his directing dilemma and dildos on the field.

At 37:22, Stig reviews his ECNO concert experience along with a local band at Fitzgerald’s. He also mentions the Suffers spring European tour. Bill tell about liquor and food mishaps while out of the country.

Los Guerreros de la Musica

The Suffers

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Out on the Weekend” – Neil Young  (GooglePlay)
  • “Southern Sun” – Boy & Bear (iTunes)
  • “She Never Spoke Spanish To Me” – Texas Tornados (iTunes)
  • “We Only Come Out At Night” – Smashing Pumpkins (iTunes)


Show 60 – Naked Woman and SXSW Tips

How to get from South Austin to North Austin

How to get from South Austin to North Austin

Show 60 starts in the new secret location and questions regarding where people are downloading the show. Stig gives a preview of what’s coming up on the show and then Bill and Stig tell what they are drinking.

At 4:30, Bill talks about a recent tweet from @bshirley and then Stig and Bill discuss this week’s incident on 290 in which a naked woman tied up traffic for two hours. Stig then tells about other freeway incidents in the last few months.

At 13:53, Stig talks about recent Suffers sightings including the Dynamo home opener. Stig also talks about several memorials and funerals he’s attending in the last seven days. Bill and Stig wrap the segment with news on the opening of Johnny McElroy’s Pub and Patio.

At 22:48, the segment starts with a humorous graphic produced for SXSW. Bill and Stig then talk about SXSW including tips for getting around and finding shows. Bill also talks about Saturday’s festivities at the Austin Continental Club. Stig wraps the segment by telling about the upcoming March Madness Music Festival in Houston.

At 32:26, Stig talks about Ali Ollie Woodson and Bill talks about old house living.

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Tired & Buttered” – Quilt (iTunes)
  • “Call Me” – St. Paul & the Broken Bones (iTunes)
  • “Hood Party” – Fat Tony (iTunes)
  • “Crazy Kids” – Keshia (iTunes)

Show 57 – The Suffers, Olympic Women’s Soccer, and Abbott News.

Show 57 starts with Bill and Stig discussing what’s coming up on the show and this weeks beverages.

At 3:19, Stig and Bill talk about the huge week the Suffers have had with multiple shows in and out of Houston, personal appearances, and special shows. The segment include sound from Kam Franklin at Cactus Records.

Suffers at Cactus Music

Suffers at Cactus Music

At 11:44, Bill and Stig talk about Olympic qualifying women’s soccer at BBVA Stadium. Included in the discussion is poor attendance and a few particulars about the teams. Bill brings up a little Texans news. Stig talks about a Rockets trade and problems with the team.

At 19:06, Stig shares notes from the Executive Producer. Governor Abbott kills another useful Senate bill and the pair talk about the death of Justice Scalia. The segment ends with Stig and Bill sharing what is new for the week for them.

How long does it take to confirm a Supreme Court justice??

Music featured in this episode:

  • “Quarterback” – Kopecky (iTunes)
  • “Make Some Rooml” – The Suffers (iTunes)
  • “I Do” – J. Geils Band (iTunes)