The MWS kicks off our 2014 offerings with an extrasode – another Mascot Wedding Gold Lion. This best-of nugget features Rikembe Mutombo, brother of the then recently retired NBA great Dikembe Mutombo. This gem came from a 2009 MWS broadcast. Next week, we’ll be back with a brand new episode featuring John Merriman.
Episode 164: Your radio lions killed it this week. Mac and David talk about the Texas Relays, U2, awkward customer service, dog psychics, and more. Plus, Craig Bettencourt calls in to talk about a mayoral initiative.
“Heaven’s Gonna Happen” by The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, from the album Belong
“Phenomena” by the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, from the album Show Your Bones
“Killer” by Obits, from the album Moody, Standard & Poor
Episode 72: Your radio friends take ACL Fest gripers to task. Some NBA playoff talk leads to call from a famous basketball player’s brother. Lotta sportstalk on this show.
“Civilization’s Dying” by the Zero Boys, off the album Vicious Circle
“East of Hercules” by UME, off the Sunshower EP
“Something More” by Kelly Stoltz, off the album Circular Sounds
Closer: “Far Far Away” by Slade, off the collection Get Yer Boots On
Episode 68: David returns! The magic boys recount their trip to see the Spurs vs the Rockets. Radio Shack gets bemoaned. A call from the brother of a famous basketball player.
“You Mean Nothing to Me” by Jay Reatard, off the Matador Singles ’08 collection
“Turn it on” by Franz Ferdinand, off the album Tonight
Closer: “Waking Up Drunk” by Spiderbags, off the album A Celebration of Hunger