Eric is a full-time drummer and musician in Houston, TX, whose resume reads like a “who’s who” of the Austin and Houston music scene: Allen Hill, David Beebe, The Derailers, Jesse Dayton, Mike Stinson, Archie Bell, members of Fastball and now BLAGGARDS.
August 3rd, 2021 | 23 mins 27 secs
This week on #SlapperCast, we pay our respects to the recently departed David Steele, long-time doorman at the Continental Club Houston, ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill, and Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison.
July 27th, 2021 | 25 mins 34 secs
We report on the first vinyl test pressings of BLAGMATIC, talk about our midwest tour and 'WILD ROVING OMAHA'... and recap a recent experience with an ill-prepared and poorly managed sound crew.
July 20th, 2021 | 16 mins 54 secs
Recorded in the van late Friday night en route from Wichita KS to Weston MO.
July 13th, 2021 | 49 mins 40 secs
Can you teach comedy or not? Sub-par songs from artists we admire. Is "jamming" dead?
July 6th, 2021 | 25 mins 41 secs
BLAGMATIC CDs are in stock! This week, we express how happy we are with how the new CD came out. Also: songs we wish could erase from existence.
June 29th, 2021 | 43 mins 54 secs
This week on #SlapperCast: our good friend Tim Aballo of the Outsiders PBR joins us again to talk about songwriting, recording, and our ideal opening, middle, and closing bands (living or dead) for a concert.
June 22nd, 2021 | 53 mins 4 secs
Like a true Liverpudlian, our old friend singer-songwriter Joe Walmsley forged his career performing in pubs AND at sea, and has now called San Antonio home for 15 years. So many great stories, too many for one show!
June 15th, 2021 | 1 hr 5 mins
Allen Hill talks about his new single "Yeah Yeah Yeah" and how he approaches everything in life as a bass player. Also: our new album BLAGMATIC is open for pre-orders!
June 8th, 2021 | 45 mins 59 secs
Stage etiquette for bands and fans. Also: much worthy praise heaped upon our fellow Houston musicians.
June 1st, 2021 | 45 mins 1 sec
The night before this, we received the final album cover artwork for BLAGMATIC from our friend Vicente, which leads into a discussion of album artwork in general.
May 25th, 2021 | 17 mins 49 secs
This week, we struggle to express our excitment about the cover artwork for our upcoming album BLAGMATIC.
May 18th, 2021 | 30 mins
Great relationships between venues & bands, and venues that delay start times for bands because of NFL, MLB and NBA games