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 61: Thank Elvis Every Day

    April 7th, 2020  |  1 hr 46 mins

    We discuss how the pandemic is affecting our lives and try to predict what things will be like when the bars finally reopen. Also: favorite record producers, Phil Spector, YouTube copyright issues, Elvis Presley's '68 Comeback Special.

  • Episode 60: Difficult Listening Hour

    March 31st, 2020  |  1 hr 32 mins

    This week on #SlapperCast, we discuss life in the time of coronavirus, cover vs. tribute bands, and progressive rock vs. metal.

  • Episode 59: At Least You Get To Do Your Own Prostate Exam

    March 24th, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins

    We continue to try to get a grip on how much our lives may change as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

  • Episode 58: Happy Saint Paddy's Day

    March 17th, 2020  |  1 hr 7 mins

    Today we discuss how the world is changing for musicians and bar industry people due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Episode 57: Paddy, Not Patty

    March 10th, 2020  |  1 hr 7 mins

    The effect that coronavirus may or may not have on musicians, the correct (only) way to spell "Paddy's Day", annoying and/or hilarious song request behavior, and people crashing gigs (jumping on stage uninvited).

  • Episode 56: Rock n' Roll Cures All

    March 3rd, 2020  |  39 mins 58 secs

    Patrick and Chad are sick but we're recording a show anyway because we CARE. Also: stories about gigs in inclement weather and even more Ireland tour info!

  • Episode 55: What's Your Favorite Humming Noise?

    February 25th, 2020  |  1 hr 9 mins

    This week we talk about upcoming tour dates, what it's like to perform music in parades, and a bunch of other crazy stuff. Also: more Ireland tour details!

  • Episode 54: Just Learn the Song

    February 18th, 2020  |  56 mins 10 secs

    This week we explain why music stands and rock n' roll do not mix. Also, more details on this year's Ireland tour!

  • Episode 53: Five Thousand Dollar Fake Tooth

    February 11th, 2020  |  1 hr 7 mins

    This week: Eric's experiences playing John Doe (of the band 'X'), the Hollisters, Mike Barfield, et al. Also: what it takes to forge a career in music, what makes a good music scene, and: SlapperCast is one year old!

  • Episode 52: From Ringo to Rundgren

    February 4th, 2020  |  1 hr 18 mins

    This week on #SlapperCast, listen in on a new rhythm section getting to know each other one-on-one for the first time. Chad and Eric geek out about everyone from Ringo Starr to Todd Rundgren. Discussed: David Bowie, Tin Machine, Hunt Sales, XTC, Dukes of Stratosphear, etc. Also: new Ireland Tour news!

  • Episode 51: Just Keep Chewing

    January 28th, 2020  |  54 mins 43 secs

    New drummer Eric talks with Patrick and Chad about his first three shows as a Blaggard.

  • Episode 50: Meet Eric C. Hughes!

    January 21st, 2020  |  1 hr 14 mins

    This week we introduce you to our new drummer, Eric C. Hughes!