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What do you get when World of Sport meets Countdown. You get Ruck 'n Roll. Uncanny X men's Brian Mannix, DJ Kevin Hillier and footy journo Rohan Connolly are an unusual mix. But the three of them have one thing in common - their love of sport and their love of music. Put them in a studio together and the mix is electric

What do you get when World of Sport meets Countdown. You get Ruck 'n Roll. Uncanny X men's Brian Mannix, DJ Kevin Hillier and footy journo Rohan Connolly are an unusual mix. But the three of them have one thing in common - their love of sport and their love of music. Put them in a studio together and the mix is electric
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What do you get when World of Sport meets Countdown. You get Ruck 'n Roll. Uncanny X men's Brian Mannix, DJ Kevin Hillier and footy journo Rohan Connolly are an unusual mix. But the three of them have one thing in common - their love of sport and their love of music. Put them in a studio together and the mix is electric

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Noble Causes

4/16/2019
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Here at Ruck 'n Roll, we're always up for supporting a good cause. So this week we're laying down our charity tracks for three of the best...we think you'll agree. Tune in as the boys sharpen up their vocal talents in support of three most noble of causes...including a live acoustic performance by Manno himself! We are the world...so rock on! -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on Spotify https://spoti.fi/2DdgYad Follow...

Duration:01:17:24

Pretty Boys & Fuglies...The Sequel

4/10/2019
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Last week we looked at Aussie selections for the pretty boys and fuglies of the rock and roll world, and this week we broaden our selections to international performers as well. Who have our intrepid team put in their bans this time around? And who would you put in yours? -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on Spotify https://spoti.fi/2DdgYad Follow us on Facebook... https://bit.ly/2OOe7ag Producer - Steve...

Duration:01:07:16

Pretty Boys & Fuglies...part 1

4/2/2019
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From the best looking bunch in the podcast universe....well, hey....WE write the blurb here.... The boys are looking for the best and worst looking selections for their groups this week, chosen from the best pickings Australia has to offer. It's all about looks this week. Let us hear yours as well! --- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on Spotify https://spoti.fi/2DdgYad Follow us on...

Duration:01:17:33

Super Groups - International Edition

3/26/2019
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Last week the boys listed their picks for an all Aussie super group, and this week they're looking further afield. With the local restriction lifted, they're setting their sights on their favourite players for an international super group. Will RoCo resist the urge to list members of Rush or Rage Against the Machine? Can Kev find any picks from after 1981? And what did Brian leave in the lift, prior to recording? Those answers, and possibly a few more, in this week's edition of Ruck 'n...

Duration:01:07:10

The Ultimate Aussie Super Group

3/19/2019
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Everyone has their favourite rock bands, but what if you could pick the best from each of them and put together your own, personal super group? This week the boys are choosing their own home grown super groups, comprised of Australian artists from right across the spectrum. How will they stack up against yours? And with the 2019 AFL season upon us, we launch our weekly footy tips segment, with thanks to our good friends at the Halls Gap Tavern. Find them online at...

Duration:01:10:02

Classic Vinyl

3/12/2019
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How many of us can remember having a shelf full of vinyl? The great records, the top albums of the time...and of course, there's always the duds. Well even though they made way for CD's and mp3's, they seem to be making a bit of a retro resurgence these days. So with that, it's time the boys dusted off their own shelves and listed their top 5 best and worst from the classic vinyl days. And well....."classic" may not always be the word of choice here.... --- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix,...

Duration:01:05:12

Lyrical

3/5/2019
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Strap yourselves in for a roller coaster ride this week as the boys go through their Top 5 best and worst song lyrics of all time. From the strange to the nonsensical to the downright hilarious, they're all in there, along with Brian's side splitting take on a...well..."interesting" Aussie tune from the 70's. Get yourselves a ticket for the Ruck & Roll train....boarding now... --- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on...

Duration:01:09:07

Line by Line

2/26/2019
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Everyone has a movie line they love to love, and a line or two they love to hate...and the boys are no exception as they list their Top 5's for both in this week's episode. There's also discussion on the recent Academy Awards, and the fun (or otherwise) of AFL-X -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on Spotify https://spoti.fi/2DdgYad Follow us on Facebook... https://bit.ly/2OOe7ag Producer - Steve Visscher Howdy...

Duration:01:06:22

TV Hits & Misses

2/19/2019
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After a week's break, the team are back in the studio with another game changing episode. TV shows are in the spotlight this time, with their Top 5 duds, along with those deserve a good old fashioned re-booting. Who will be the first to be gazumped this week? And is any current affairs show safe? There's only one way to find out....tune in and rock on! -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on...

Duration:01:17:18

What Happens in Fight Club...

2/5/2019
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The most volatile episode yet…… The gloves are off as Manno and RoCo explore their differences on some explosive issues. When the dust settles there is time for the top 5 best live gigs and the ones you wished you had seen. Warning : Contains adult themes, juvenile behaviour, testosterone overload and traces of grumpy old buggers. -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on Spotify https://spoti.fi/2DdgYad Follow us on...

Duration:01:12:36

Defining the Decades

1/29/2019
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Everyone has their favourite tunes, but what would you list as those that define the decades...for better or worse? This week the boys list their Top 5 best and worst songs that define the 60's right through to the current decade. There's some great tracks in this one, along with the occasional shocker! Tune in to see how your fav's compare... -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on...

Duration:01:13:32

Bridge the Ditch

1/23/2019
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With Australia Day fast approaching, the guys have been watching the latest Lamb Council advert which seems to suggest those meddlesome Kiwis are doing it better at most things...the nerve!! So this week we're looking at the Top 5 best Kiwi songs, and follow that up with the Top 5 worst Kiwi imports to our wide, brown land. Where will the likes of Tim Finn and Russell Crowe feature in these lists? Tune in to find out.... -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Subscribe in...

Duration:01:05:29

Hair Raising Stuff!

1/15/2019
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The boys are back for 2019 as season 2 of Ruck 'n Roll kicks into gear! After a month in the summer sun, Kev & Rohan have returned to the studio sporting some serious facial growth, which prompted the big question, what's their Top 5's for the best and worst "Stache's" of all time? Time to get back into the game changing, gazumping fun that is...Ruck 'n Roll! -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on...

Duration:01:11:50

That's a Wrap!

12/18/2018
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After a big year of Ruckin' & Rolling, and 33 episodes of gazumping, game changers and good old fashioned blindsiding, the boys present their final edition for 2018. On the agenda this week, the top 5 heroes and villains of the entertainment world for 2018. Will Rohan resist the urge to fill his villains list full of "right wing nut-jobs"?? Can Brian recall which year his list is actually from?? And can Kev manage to keep them both on track for just one more show before we shut up shop...

Duration:01:16:19

Sports Heroes & Villains

12/11/2018
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As our humble show surges into the iTunes Featured Podcasts list, it's time to go over our top 5 sports heroes and villains for the year. 2018 has served up plenty of both, and Brian even manages to put a few who aren't cricketers in there. Go figure! Brian has also released a new song called Tomorrow (I don't have to do a thing) - have a listen at https://itunes.apple.com/au/album/tomorrow-i-dont-have-to-do-a-thing/1445577684?i=1445577687 -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan...

Duration:01:12:17

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

12/5/2018
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Who would you like at your dinner table if you had the chance? And who would you absolutely NOT want to join you? Well, the boys have their lists at the ready.... -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on Spotify https://spoti.fi/2DdgYad Follow us on Facebook... https://bit.ly/2OOe7ag Producer - Steve Visscher MyPodcastHouse - 2018 www.mypodcasthouse.com

Duration:01:04:03

Comedy Central

11/27/2018
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It's our 30th show this week, and the guys are resisting the temptation to talk politics in the wake of the Victorian election....well...at least they attempted to...but the real topic of the week is their top 5 comedians and other assorted funny people. Be sure to stop by our Facebook page and let us know yours! -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Producer - Steve Visscher Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on Spotify https://spoti.fi/2DdgYad Follow us...

Duration:01:09:33

It's Just Not Cricket

11/20/2018
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With a rather lacklustre start to the 2018/19 cricket season upon us, the boys decide its high time they listed their top 5 best and worst moments the game has ever served up. Will Brian list the current crop of Aussie cricketers among his best or worst 5?? Tune in to find out.... -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Producer - Steve Visscher Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on Spotify https://spoti.fi/2DdgYad Follow us on...

Duration:01:00:54

Off Our Chops

11/13/2018
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It's another week of gazumping and game changers as the guys go through their top 5 favourite bands, followed by their top 5 most overrated bands of all time. This one is sure to kick off plenty of debate around the iPod! Be sure to stop by the Facebook page and list yours... -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Producer - Steve Visscher Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on Spotify https://spoti.fi/2DdgYad Follow us on...

Duration:01:05:08

Movie Tunes

11/8/2018
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This week the guys discuss music that features in movies, and list their top five best and worst. As always, there's a few surprises in store. And just who was Brian talking to at Kev's wife's birthday party? All will be revealed! It's a game changer for sure! -- Kevin Hillier, Brian Mannix, Rohan Connolly Producer - Steve Visscher Subscribe in iTunes! https://apple.co/2LUQuix Listen on Spotify https://spoti.fi/2DdgYad Follow us on Facebook... https://bit.ly/2OOe7ag MyPodcastHouse...

Duration:00:55:17