the Mascot Wedding show Podcast: 05/10/08

Episode 025: David and Mac talk about things that have lost their magic. Mac can’t think of a term. Good callers, including a call from an NBA player. (By the way, the word Mac was looking for was “assayer.”)

Playlist:
Opener: “40′” by Franz Ferdinand, off their self-titled album
“You Really Got Me Going” by Belaire, off the album Exploding/Impacting
“Camera” by Wilco, off the More Like the Moon EP
Closer: “Celebrate Summer” by The Paybacks, off the album Harder and Harder

the Mascot Wedding show Podcast: 05/03/08

Episode 024: What? Back so soon? That’s correct. The Mascot Wedding show moves to Saturday and expands to an hour. Mac and David talk about a comedy competition. Mac reveals how he likes to promote the show. Some talk about uncomfortable siuations and a call from a scenester.

Playlist:
Opener: “Hells Bells” by the Dandy Warhols, off the Tales from Slabtown Vol. 2 EP
“Circle Sky” by the Monkees, off the Head soundtrack
“Casey’s Last Ride” by Kris Kristofferson, off the album Kristofferson
Closer: “Colorado” by Chevy Chase, off the album Greatest Hits of the National Lampoon

the Mascot Wedding show Podcast: 05/01/08

Episode 023: Well folks, it looks like this is good-bye as Mac and David air their final show – their final Thursday show because they’re moving to Saturday and expanding to an hour. John Erler calls in and reveals the end of season RobieBaker award winners!

Playlist:
Opener: “Gone for Good” by the Shins, off the album Chutes Too Narrow
Closer: “Holiday” by Weezer, off their self-titled album

the Mascot Wedding show Podcast: 04/24/08

Episode 022: You can’t tell this show nothing! The boys talk about what they’d like to see get a second chance. The callers come correct! Good job callers. Mac gets a call from a religious radio show host.

Playlist:
Opener: “Can’t tell me Nothing” by Kanye West, off the album Graduation
“Revolution Blues” by Neil Young, off the album On the Beach

the Mascot Wedding show Podcast: 04/17/08

Episode 021: Mac and David play a scintillating game of “I Expected Better” and thankfully no smart-asses called in to say they expected a better show. The boys deal with some weird callers and describe a poster on the air. Now that’s entertainment!

Playlist:
Opener: “Strange Apparitions” by Beck, off the album The Information
“Comatose” by Pearl Jam, off their self-titled album
Closer: “Spit on a Stranger” by Pavement, off the album Terror Twilight

the Mascot Wedding show Podcast: 04/10/08

Episode 020: Someone must have bottled all the lightning in the room and threw it out, because this show was rough. A tribute to a fallen activist. A game of “God I hope nobody saw that.” David gets berated by a caller unhappy with the show’s format.

Playlist:
Opener: “Monkey Man” by the Rolling Stones, off the album Let it Bleed
Closer: “The Plan” by Built to Spill, off the album Keep It Like a Secret

the Mascot Wedding show Podcast: 04/03/08

Episode 019: Mascot Wedding did very well during membership drive! Thanks again! Mac and David plan ways to take down other Austin radio shows if they don’t do the right thing and step aside. The boys get a call from a college hoops legend!

Playlist:
Opener: “Sorry We Took All Yr Money” by Scary Mansion, off the album Every Joke Is Half the Truth
Closer: “Hold Back The Night” by Graham Parker and the Rumour, off the Ultimate Collection

the Mascot Wedding show Podcast: 03/13/08

Episode 16: Mac and David attempt to warm-up the phone lines before the Membership Drive. A round of “Can we stop?” and a police chief disapproves of the show’s music.

Playlist:
Opener: “Fighting My Way Back” by Thin Lizzy, off the album Fighting
“Ever Lovin’ Man” by the Dirt Bombs, off the album We Have You Surrounded
Closer: “Waiting for the Kid to Come Around” by Spoon, off the Soft Effects EP

the Mascot Wedding show Podcast: 03/06/08

Episode 015: The hardships continue as the show is moved to a new, smaller studio which brings about all new technical difficulties. Some talk about omens and best and worst eBay purchases. An advertising representative takes issue with Mac and David’s rejection of on-air ads.

Playlist:
Opener: “Use it Tonight” by the New Pornographers, off the album Twin Cinema
Closer: “Hey Tonight” by Creedence Clearwater Revival, off the album Pendulum

the Mascot Wedding show Podcast: 02/28/08

Episode 014: The show expands to 45 minutes (which means 37 minutes in podcast time). Like an expanding steel curtain, Mascot Wedding has walled off another quarter hour. Rejoice and cower in reverse order. The boys play a game of “What do you take me for?” Mac’s boss at International Tomato calls in and asks Mac for a favor.

Playlist:
Opener: “Dancing on My Grave” by Ghostland Observatory, off the album Robotique Majestique
Closer: “I Hope You’re Happy Now” by Elvis Costello, off the album Blood & Chocolate