SlapperCast: a weekly talk show with Blaggards

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

85 episodes of SlapperCast: a weekly talk show with Blaggards since the first episode, which aired on February 8th, 2019.

  • Episode 85: Martinis & Disappointment

    September 22nd, 2020  |  1 hr 17 mins

    Record store memories, albums that disappointed us, musicians we like but wouldn't want to work with, difficult working relationships in bands

  • Episode 84: "Super Invisible Nobody" with Cindy Heywood

    September 15th, 2020  |  1 hr 34 mins

    September is National Suicide Prevention & Awareness Month, and this week on #SlapperCast, we talk with musician and author Cindy Heywood, a proud survivor of anxiety disorder and suicidal depression.

  • Episode 83: Vaseline and Muffins with Slade Ham

    September 8th, 2020  |  1 hr 41 mins

    This week we're joined by our longtime friend, comedian Slade Ham! We talk about the similarities between comedians and musicians, regarding things like creative process, work ethic, and plagiarism.

  • Episode 82: More Than Twenty, Less Than a Million

    September 1st, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins

    Pandemic's effect on retail/office space, pre-show rituals, audience feedback, wedding gigs, pandemic weight loss/maintenance, etc.

  • Episode 81: Beast of Blackwater

    August 25th, 2020  |  56 mins 29 secs

    This week: Chris Steele, owner of O'Bannon's Taphouse in College Station and Blackwater Draw Brewing Co. in Bryan.

  • Episode 80: The Slums of Killiney

    August 18th, 2020  |  58 mins 37 secs

    Patrick's brother Andrew joins us to talk about his company PitchHub, and how online video has taken on greater importance during the pandemic.

  • Episode 79: Can't Get Rid of the Tramp Stamp

    August 11th, 2020  |  1 hr 11 mins

    Former drummer and Forever Blaggard Mike McAloon rejoins us for a whole episode!

  • Episode 78: Rabbit Hole Central

    August 4th, 2020  |  1 hr 6 mins

    The inevitability of drive-in concerts, Blaggards face masks, Eric getting "cut off" at Applebee's, ideal and realistic interview subjects, the importance of interviewing family members as a historical document

  • Episode 77: Longtime Listener, First-time Caller

    July 28th, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins

    This week we welcome our longtime fiddler, Jeff Duncan!

  • Episode 76: Spaghetti Western

    July 21st, 2020  |  1 hr 1 min

    Sleeping habits on and off the road, and a long conversation about the far-reaching effects of the classic film "The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly".

  • Episode 75: All the Couches That We've Desecrated

    July 14th, 2020  |  1 hr 7 mins

    Blaggards are SIXTEEN years old, the possibility of another shelter-in-place shutdown, the effect the pandemic is having on bars and music venues, house bands from late-night TV shows, what we think about mandatory mask-wearing

  • Episode 74: Masks are Fun

    July 7th, 2020  |  1 hr 15 mins

    The new mask order in Texas, singing difficulties, bands that played with symphonies, bands that never changed their formula, favorite live albums, children of famous musicians, favorite musicals