A weekly podcast by Blaggards

About the show

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.

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  • Episode 119: Number One Road Wanker

    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

  • Episode 118: Second Homaha

    May 11th, 2021  |  21 mins

    Announcing WILD ROVING: OMAHA, a five-day getaway to our second home in Omaha, Nebraska coming up this July

  • Episode 117: Unidentified Aerial Phenomena

    May 4th, 2021  |  58 mins 39 secs

    This week on SlapperCast: the master for our new album BLAGMATIC is in our hands, Blaggards COFFEE is on the way, AND Tim Aballo's UFO story

  • Episode 116: Tim Aballo of the Outsiders PBR

    April 27th, 2021  |  1 hr 10 mins

    Part One of our conversation with Tim Aballo, lead singer and guitarist of the punkabilly trio the Outsiders Punkabilly Rebels and co-host of the podcast Drinking with Pete and Tim

  • Episode 115: The Drink Which Shall Not Be Named

    April 20th, 2021  |  40 mins 34 secs

    Alcohol and musicians… how well do they mix? Also: more news about our forthcoming new album "Blagmatic"

  • Episode 114: Sweet Home Continental — with a Requiem for David Carr

    April 13th, 2021  |  41 mins 54 secs

    The title reveal for our forthcoming album, the unusual audio book narrator of Tony Iommi's autobiography, our recent gigs at the Continental Club Houston and Cork & Barrel in Round Rock, and paying respects to our dearly departed friend, David Carr.

  • Episode 113: Beast in Progress

    April 6th, 2021  |  1 hr 15 mins

    Rattle snakes, wild boars, hot sauce, the "Danger Zone Fire Smoke Burger" story, reckless drivers, drinking stories from Ireland, in-ear monitors, Black Sabbath, Ronnie James Dio, masking up to help keep your local music venues in business.

  • Episode 112: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Content

    March 30th, 2021  |  23 mins 9 secs

    Upcoming shows, coffee talk, favorite salsas, favorite Mexican restaurants

  • Episode 111: Overachievers

    March 23rd, 2021  |  1 hr 4 mins

    We've finally gone back to work! We recap a VERY busy week, and also share some highlights from our recent Paddy's Day show for our friends at the WHIP Radio.

  • Episode 110: Drumming Legend Vinny Appice

    March 16th, 2021  |  50 mins 36 secs

    Legendary drummer VINNY APPICE of Black Sabbath, Dio, Heaven and Hell, Last in Line, et al.

  • Episode 109: Wild, Wild World of Weston

    March 9th, 2021  |  50 mins 36 secs

    Michael Coakley, co-owner O'Malley's Pub and Weston Brewing Co.

  • Episode 108: The Pipes, The Pipes Are Falling

    March 2nd, 2021  |  43 mins 44 secs

    More fallout from the Big Texas Freeze, and we talk with Patrick's brother Cormac, a politician in Dún Laoghaire, Ireland.