SlapperCast is a weekly podcast by Blaggards, a band based out of Houston, TX. Hosted by Patrick Devlin (lead singer & guitarist) and Chad Richard Smalley (bassist). Past guests include drummer Vinny Appice and comedian Doug Stanhope.
Full video versions of each episode are published on the SlapperCast YouTube channel. All episodes are mixed and edited by Chad.
January 31st, 2023 | 52 mins 46 secs
Singing, musicianship, stage volume and hearing troubles. SPECIAL GUEST: David Mendoza
January 24th, 2023 | 32 mins 4 secs
Episode 206 was filmed on the last date of our tour in beautiful Bisbee, Arizona — home of our friend, comedian Doug Stanhope.
January 17th, 2023 | 30 mins 58 secs
Blaggards report from the road in West Texas and Arizona.
January 10th, 2023 | 42 mins 45 secs
Blaggards talk with Music Journalist BOB RUGGIERO
January 3rd, 2023 | 47 mins 53 secs
Pogues Tribute Show Recap & The Art of Soundcheck
December 27th, 2022 | 46 mins 1 sec
This week we look back on 2022 and talk about our personal goals for 2023. Also: Turbo surprises Patrick with a special gift.
December 20th, 2022 | 35 mins 59 secs
Blaggards Prepare for a Tribute to the Pogues in Houston with Accordionist David Mendoza
December 13th, 2022 | 32 mins 43 secs
The new kids—Heide & Kevin—tell us a little more about themselves and then we get into some song kills & ressurections.
December 6th, 2022 | 44 mins 7 secs
This week we talk about the Pogues' second album "Rum Sodomy & the Lash", some special upcoming gigs, and Chad's recent trip to Dayton and New York City.
November 29th, 2022 | 1 hr 7 mins
Obscenely high ticket prices, Heide's gig with Marie Osmond, Shane MacGowan, the Pogues, Steel Panther, Thin Lizzy, Blaze Bayley, Dolly Parton, and a bunch of other stuff.
November 22nd, 2022 | 35 mins 39 secs
Another epic night at O'Bannon's Taphouse in College Station.
November 15th, 2022 | 16 mins 11 secs
Discussed: Rory Gallagher, Adrian Belew, Roy Orbison, Jeff Lynne, George Harrison, Elvis Presley, and Mariah Carey.