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The Bristol Rovers Community - interviews, blogs & live streams on the boys in blue (& white!). Found on iTunes, Spotify & all main podcast providers. #UTG

The Bristol Rovers Community - interviews, blogs & live streams on the boys in blue (& white!). Found on iTunes, Spotify & all main podcast providers. #UTG


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The Bristol Rovers Community - interviews, blogs & live streams on the boys in blue (& white!). Found on iTunes, Spotify & all main podcast providers. #UTG








Luke McCorker

Mets, Harley, Neno and Max take a look back at the bank holiday fixtures for the Gas. A disappointing 2-1 loss at Portman Road was followed up with a 2-1 against Donny at the Mem to give Rovers survival bid a huge boost. They dissect a game where star man Luke McCormick scored a brace, Cian Harries killed a man and Neno commentated. Bartons love/hate for the referees is looked at as well as his social media habits. They look forward to the crunch game against Northampton at Sixfields and...


Town Down Rovers

In this episode of GasCast, Caz is joined by Mike Willett & Nik Weeks to look back on the Gas' recent poor run of form and our potentially fatal result against Swindon Town. We discuss Rovers' main downfalls as we try to find a glimmer of hope in our League One survival campaign. Joey Barton’s recent bold post-match pressers are a topic of discussion alongside the latest strain of injuries that Rovers are facing. Finally, we look forward to the next three battles against Sunderland,...


Gas Stun Stanley

In this episode of GasCast, Neno’s joined by Max & Harley to look back on the Gas stuffing Accrington Stanley 4-1 at the Memorial Stadium on Tuesday night. The lads chat about Jonah Ayunga’s dominant performance, the resurrection of Alex Rodman, and the difference in Rovers’ defending from the 6-1 defeat in the reverse fixture at The Wham Stadium back in February. Joey Barton’s first five games are then discussed, with the guys giving their thoughts on how Joey’s getting on as Gas gaffer...


A CHAT WITH: Lines, Manse, Bodin, Sincs & J.Clarke

In this extra special 'Chat With' episode, we were joined by 60+ Gasheads on Zoom to chat to five of our promotion heroes under DC - Chris Lines, Lee Mansell, Billy Bodin, Stuart Sinclair & James Clarke. The lads talked mental health, shared their favourite memories from their time at the Gas, and answered questions from GasCast that they've probably never been asked before! All proceeds from this event went to Recovery Through Sport - a charity carrying out fantastic work across Bristol....


Joey Barton Appointed

Never a dull week at Bristol Rovers, not that us podcasters are really complaining! As the Gas appoint their third permanent manager of the season, the GasCast team assembled to chat about the controversial appointment of former Fleetwood Town boss Joey Barton. In part one the team talk Joey Barton: the manager - does he have what it takes to keep Rovers up? What attributes can he bring to the team? And what we can expect from his reign. In part two, Joey Barton: the man is discussed - if...


Paul Tisdale Sacked

Neno is joined by Max, Mike, and Weeksy to discuss the breaking news of Paul Tisdale's sacking on Wednesday afternoon. The timing, reasoning, and whether the boys agree with the decision are all on the table as the GasCast gang dissect the latest managerial bombshell in BS7. As well as all the reaction, the guys discuss the Oxford game, and if Tommy Widdrington can get Rovers fired up for a huge clash against Swindon on Saturday. As the bookies start theorising at the next man to become...


Tisdale on the Brink?

After Rovers got hit for six by Accrington Stanley on Tuesday, Neno's joined by Max Alderson & Nick 'Weeksy' Weeks to pick the bones out of an embarrassing defeat at The Wham Stadium. Is it time for Tisdale to go? Should Widdrington be taking some of the blame? And where was the fight from the players in Lancashire? The lads discuss these questions & much, much more on this week's particularly cheery episode of GasCast! UTG Support the show ( Kahuna...


A Point At Posh

Mets and Caz are joined by Mike Willet to talk all things Gas. A limp 2-0 defeat at the Kassam was followed by a strong performance at London Road to earn Rovers a point away at Posh. The gang chat about what a difference Oztumer and Nicholson made coming back into the side and how with a bit more composure in front of goal we could have nicked it. At the other end Joe Day faced a barrage of shots, but dealt with them admirably and Alfie was on hand to clear the one he missed. They talk...


Set Piece Magic and Misery

In this week's episode, Max is joined by Mets & Neno to look back on Tuesday's action-packed defeat to Crewe Alexandra, a game that saw Rovers leave home empty handed in a five goal thriller, featuring four set piece goals. The lads discuss slack defending, a change in formation to 3-5-1-1 (watch out Guardiola), stand out performances and transfer targets. The boys go over this week's listener questions, with a debate on if relegation is a genuine worry, underwhelming signings, and a...


Tangerine Dream

In this week's episode, Neno is joined by Harley & Max to look back on Saturday's frantic victory - an action-packed 90 minutes that saw Rovers run out 2-1 winners against Blackpool. The lads go over Tisdale's tactics, Nicholson's magic moments, the development of Brandon Hanlan, Kilgour's return to form, and where Rovers need to strengthen in January. The boys go over this week's listener questions, with reflections on Ben Garner's disastrous reign, discussion on potential outgoings, and...



Caz caught up with Liam and Ross from MK1 Podcast to discuss what we can expect from MK Dons on Boxing Day. We discuss players to look out for, Tisdale's time at MK Dons and Russell Martin's style of play. Lastly, we give our score predictions for the game - with the lads giving an optimistic prediction based on their 'underestimated' MK Dons side. Support the show (


A CHAT WITH: David Goldblatt

Mets sat down for a chat with writer, author, broadcaster, journalist and most importantly Gashead David Goldblatt. Among his books are The Games: A Global History of the Olympics, The Game of Our Lives: The Meaning and Making of English Football, Futebol Nation: A Footballing History of Brazil, and The Ball Is Round: A Global History of Football. David started supporting Rovers after moving to Bristol and living just off Gloucester road. He talks about his experiences at the Mem as a fan...


Two Week Tisdale

In this week's episode, Neno is joined by Harley & Mets to gush over the Gas' scintillating performance at the Plough Lane on Saturday - with Rovers running out 2-4 winners over AFC Wimbledon. The lads discuss Tisdale's switch to a diamond, Nicholson's stunning solo effort, the rehabilitation of Upson & Leahy and Ehmer's stellar showing on the right of defence. Finally, the pod ends with the crew answering listener questions, including whether sweetcorn is ever an acceptable pizza...


A change in shape but problems remain

A new manager holds the reigns at Bristol Rovers FC, but the road to success will be a long and arduous one if current form continues. Caz is joined by Max and vlogger Charlie Hayne to discuss two disappointing performances on the road. Max believes the players must take full responsibility for the poor start to the season, and that key signings have vastly underperformed. Charlie discusses the need for a new striker amidst a bumpy injury crisis. Caz pushes to see more of Koiki on the...


A CHAT WITH: Jacob Kelly (Recovery Through Sport)

Duke is joined by Jacob Kelly who heads up the Recovery Through Sport programme which provide football sessions for those with mental health conditions and has been supported by Gas-men past and present. The project won the Project of the Year Award at the Gloucestershire Football Association and McDonald's Grassroots Football Awards 2020 and has been going from strength to strength. Jacob shares why football is so powerful in helping people with mental health conditions and shares how...



Caz spoke with Barry from PWU Podcast to preview our Tuesday night match away to Wigan Athletic. Barry gives his insight on players to look out for, Wigan's recent form and how he expects Richardson to line up on Tuesday. Barry also touches on Wigan's financial struggles, the fans raising money to save them and how it is affecting him mentally. Support the show (


REACTION: Tisdale Appointed

The GasCast crew (bar a very busy Mets) went LIVE on Friday evening to discuss the new man in charge: Paul Tisdale. Is this the right choice? What strengths can he bring to our club? With the inclusion of flat peaks, blazers, duster jackets and leopard print bowler hats - the team give their honest views on the appointment whilst taking live questions from other Gasheads. Tune in and channel your inner Tisdale with us. UTG! Support the show (



Mets caught up with Rich from the Loathed Strangers podcast to preview Saturdays game against Swindon at the County Ground. It’s been a tumultuous week for Rovers. A 4-1 drubbing at the hands of Fleetwood cost Ben Garner his job. Breaking news from this afternoon is that Rovers have appointed Paul Tisdale on a two and a half year deal. Swindon have had their own manager roundabout with John Sheridan leaving Wigan to join after Richie Wellens has left to join Salford City. Rich talks about...


A CHAT WITH: Jake Barber

Fresh off the back of a main episode appearance, Jake Barber joins Duke at the Sporty for a chinwag about his time supporting the Gas, his vlogging days and the difficulties of being cast into the Rovers spotlight at such a young age. Jake began vlogging as a passion project when he was just fifteen. His videos became an internet smash and was a popular face on the terraces. As with any internet success though, there are the downsides, and Jake talks about how he struggled to deal with the...


Garner Gone

The GasCast crew (bar a hungover Caz) went LIVE the morning after Ben Garner's sacking to chat about the surprising news: Why now? What went wrong? And where do Rovers go from here? After dissecting the high and (mainly) lows of Ben's time in charge of Rovers, the lads discuss who could be next to take the reigns at the Memorial Stadium - with the likes of Mike Flynn, Paul Tisdale & Paul Cook all high in the bookies' odds. Thanks for listening, we hope you enjoy and of course,...