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the drunkest music + beer podcast on the internets, featuring synthpop, shoegaze, post punk, new wave, indie and more

the drunkest music + beer podcast on the internets, featuring synthpop, shoegaze, post punk, new wave, indie and more

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United States

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the drunkest music + beer podcast on the internets, featuring synthpop, shoegaze, post punk, new wave, indie and more

Twitter:

@oldwaver

Language:

English


Episodes

HTWOW JANUARY 2021

1/21/2021
EPISODE 42 After missing the December pod, Dave and Toby return rejuvenated for the new year. That means hot new jams from UK punks The Cribs, Aussie experimentalists The Avalanches and the latest finds from T’s Spotify sleuthing. Plus tales from the Oklahoma wilderness, viewer mail and much more! THE TUNES Duran Duran – “New Moon On Monday” (intro/outro) The Cribs – “Never Thought I’d Feel Again” Amtrac – “Accountable” The Avalanches – “The Divine Chord” (feat. MGMT & Johnny...

Duration:01:40:51

HTWOW NOVEMBER 2020

12/10/2020
EPISODE 41 Dave and Toby pay tribute to their dear friend Manny, who passed away in November. It’s a joyful celebration of Manny’s life and the music he loved – featuring his top 4 bands of all time: The Cure, The Sundays, The Cocteau Twins and The Smiths. THE TUNES Depeche Mode – “Never Let Me Down Again” (intro/outro) The Cure – “Plainsong” The Sundays – “Can’t Be Sure” Cocteau Twins – “Cherry Coloured Funk” The Smiths – “There Is A Light That Never Goes Out” THE BEERS (provided...

Duration:01:51:59

HTWOW OCTOBER 2020

10/31/2020
EPISODE 40 Dave and Toby return with a very socially distanced episode of HTWOW. Tune in for Dave’s tale of battling covid, T’s book report on the Thompson Twins, a harrowing story of unwanted houseguests and a new, more concise format. THE TUNES Thompson Twins – “Hold Me Now” (intro/outro) Cults – “Shoulder To My Feet” Thompson Twins – “Love On Your Side” Goat Girl – “Sad Cowboy” Thompson Twins – “If You Were Here” THE BEERS (provided by Goodfriend Package) Steel Reserve – Hard...

Duration:01:36:54

HTWOW SEPTEMBER 2020

9/28/2020
EPISODE 39 It finally happened! The legendary Mike Rhyner — Godfather of The Ticket and Texas Radio Hall of Famer — sat down for a super-sized edition of HTWOW. Dave and Toby chat with Rhynes about auditioning a teenage Stevie Ray Vaughn for his high school band, the premiere of Not In This Town: The Improbable Rise Of The Old Grey Wolf, his new podcast for The Athletic, burying the hatchet with Greggo and much, much more! THE TUNES Tears For Fears – “Everybody Wants To Rule The World”...

Duration:02:43:13

HTWOW AUGUST 2020

9/1/2020
EPISODE 38 Happy 3rd Anniversary, HTWOWers! Dave and Toby celebrate this historic event with a house party at Dave's, featuring tales from La Q, the story of the dead-armed car thief, new kitten Natalie Imbruglia, the winner of the Premier Grilling prize pack and more — not to mention a T "book report" on synthpop great Gary Numan! THE TUNES Gary Numan - “Cars” (intro/outro) Phoenix - “Identical” Gary Numan - “Are 'Friends' Electric?” Jorge Elbrecht - “Ancient Grief" Gary Numan - “Films”...

Duration:02:25:58

HTWOW JULY 2020

7/30/2020
EPISODE 37 Dave and Toby bring you HTWOW live from La Quarantina – the drunkest lockdown backyard bar in Dallas. Check out the hot new summertime jams, enjoy all the overserved hijinks and find out how you can win an awesome prize pack from Premier Grilling! THE TUNES The Sundays - “Summertime” (intro/outro) Doves - “Prisoners” Poolside - “Getting There From Here” Future Islands - “For Sure Roosevelt - “Sign” Hum - “Cloud City” Franc Moody - “Dream In Colour” THE BEERS (sponsored by...

Duration:01:51:30

HTWOW JUNE 2020

6/29/2020
EPISODE 36 Dave and Toby reunite for an "open it up" edition of HTWOW featuring a T book report on the essential electronic pioneers Kraftwerk, stories from Ticket 80s Prom and the DBS lockdown livestream, and the legendary Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo pickle story. THE TUNES Kraftwerk - "Computer Love" (intro/outro) Run The Jewels - "Goonies vs E.T." Kraftwerk - "Trans-Europe Express" Sondre Lerche - "That's All There Is" Kraftwerk - "The Model" Nation Of Language - "Rush & Fever"...

Duration:02:35:01

HTWOW MAY 2020

5/26/2020
EPISODE 35 Dave and Toby present another social-distancing-style HTWOW, featuring a delicious new Covid cocktail, another full slate of brand spanking new music to give you hope for the future, and a dramatic retelling of the classic, possibly NFSW "nut nicker" story. THE TUNES Generation X - "Dancing With Myself" (intro/outro) Brendan Benson - "Dear Life" Purity Ring - "Stardew" Houses Of Heaven - "In Soft Confusion" I Break Horses - "The Prophet" Cut Copy - "Love Is All We Share"...

Duration:02:19:25

HTWOW APRIL 2020

4/28/2020
EPISODE 34 A very special social distancing HTWOW, featuring the exciting announcement of the rescheduled-but-still-likely-to-be-postponed first live show taping, drunken conversation of our Covid-19 times, the recipe for homemade hand sanitizer, Everclear shots, and a six-pack of brand new cutting edge jams to help you pass the time in self isolation. THE TUNES The Police - "Don't Stand So Close To Me" (intro/outro) Gorillaz - "Aries" feat. Peter Hook and Georgia The Strokes -...

Duration:02:04:09

HTWOW MARCH 2020

3/25/2020
EPISODE 33 A pre corona virus time capsule from Dave and Toby, featuring the exciting announcement of the likely-to-be-postponed first live show taping, an early take on the Covid-19 outbreak, a look back at Toby's Ticketstock/Timewasters appearance and a career-spanning dive into Matt Johnson's The The. THE TUNES Pulp - "Common People" (intro/outro) Tame Impala - "Breathe Deeper" The The - "This Is The Day" Real Estate - "Shallow Sun" The The - "Infected" Jarv Is - "House Music All...

Duration:02:29:51

HTWOW FEBRUARY 2020

2/20/2020
EPISODE 32 Dave and Toby break in new equipment (thanks patrons!), tease an exciting roadshow in May, take a behind-the-scenes look at the retirement of Mike Rhyner from the Ticket and the subsequent feeding frenzy to replace him, as well as a full slate of hot new 2020 jams! THE TUNES Level 42 - "Something About You" (intro/outro) Destroyer - "Crimson Tide" Shopping - "For Your Pleasure" Dan Deacon - "Fell Into The Ocean" Wolf Parade - "Against The Day" Holy Fuck - "Luxe" feat. Alexis...

Duration:02:25:38

HTWOW JANUARY 2020

1/27/2020
EPISODE 31 Welcome to the decade of HTWOW! Dave and Toby begin the 20s with a look back at favorite jams of the 10/teens, recap the Cowboys tailgate adventure from the December After Dark, discuss Chili Bowel and Pizza Off, and tell the tale of Hobo Manny at the Winter Classic. THE TUNES Phoenix - "Lisztomania" (intro/outro) Slowdive - "Star Roving" Johnny Marr - "Upstarts" My Bloody Valentine - "Only Tomorrow" Tame Impala - "Let It Happen" Wild Nothing - "Shadow" Marble Arch -...

Duration:02:38:43

HTWOW DECEMBER 2019

12/23/2019
EPISODE 30 It's a very special HTWOW Christmas! Dave and Toby lay down the podcast live to tape from the HTWOW Christmas house party at Dave's place in Dallas, featuring various guest appearances from friends of the pod, stories of Lita's 10th dog birthday party and loads of drunken party festivities. THE TUNES Band Aid - "Do They Know It's Christmas" (intro/outro) MGMT - "In The Afternoon" Softer Still - "A Sadder Sound" Caribou - "Home" Brockhampton - "No Halo" Of Montreal - "Peace To...

Duration:01:39:36

HTWOW NOVEMBER 2019

11/27/2019
EPISODE 29 Dave and Toby discuss Deep Blue Something's pilgrimage to the Dogfish Head brewery in Delaware, reminisce about Dave's nuptials, recap the less tawdry details of his honeymoon to Italy, and take a look back at the original indie girl group – The Go Go's. THE TUNES The Go Go's - "We Got The Beat" (intro/outro) DJ Shadow - "Rocket Fuel" The Go Go's - "Our Lips Are Sealed" Grimes - "Violence" The Go Go's - "Vacation" Dua Lipa - "Don't Start Now" Jane Wiedlin - "Rush Hour" THE...

Duration:02:38:38

HTWOW OCTOBER 2019

10/29/2019
EPISODE 28 Dave and Toby celebrate patron Stephanie's birthday, discuss Toby's guitar influences, detail classic Texan adventures at the State Fair and Cattle Baron's Ball, and dive into Toby's retrospective of underrated britpop darlings Suede. THE TUNES The Smiths - "This Charming Man" (intro/outro) Temples - "Context" Suede - "Metal Mickey" Caroline Polachek - "Pang" Suede - "Beautiful Ones" Chromatics - "Twist The Knife" Suede - "Can't Get Enough" THE BEERS (provided by Goodfriend...

Duration:02:33:53

HTWOW SEPTEMBER 2019

10/4/2019
EPISODE 27 Dave and Toby welcome special guest Craig for a Morrissey show review, discuss the earworm of the summer and recap Dave's epic Paris bachelor party trip which included The Cure at Rock en Seine festival and a soccer adventure to see PSG. THE TUNES The Okay Boy Band - "Summertime Love" (intro/outro) Foals - "The Runner" HalfNoise - "All That Love Is" Roxy Music - "Do The Strand" DIIV - "Skin Game" Doves - "The Sulphur Man" Roxy Music - "Avalon" THE BEERS (provided by Goodfriend...

Duration:02:27:24

HTWOW AUGUST 2019

8/30/2019
EPISODE 26 Dave and Toby review new wave cover songs and their sometimes unexpected sources, introduce everyone to Dave's new favorite band, recap a summer trip to Cooperstown, and look ahead to a big fall for HTWOW. THE TUNES Devo - "Satisfaction" (intro/outro) Drab Majesty - "The Other Side" Happy Mondays - "Step On" Pete Yorn - "Friends" Soft Cell - "Tainted Love" Friendly Fires - "Sleeptalking" Siouxsie and the Banshees - "Dear Prudence" THE BEERS (provided by Goodfriend...

Duration:02:24:25

HTWOW JULY 2019

7/24/2019
EPISODE 25 Dave and Toby revisit 80s American punk, chat about the mall setting of Stranger Things 3 and reminisce about mall cruising — plus spin new jams from Thom Yorke and The Ocean Blue. THE TUNES The Cure - "Let's Go To Bed" (intro/outro) The Ocean Blue - "All The Way Blue" Suicidal Tendencies - "Institutionalized" Thom Yorke - "Twist" Fear - "More Beer" Lust For Youth - "Insignificant" The Dead Milkmen - "Bitchin' Camaro" THE BEERS (provided by Goodfriend Package) Epic...

Duration:02:31:00

HTWOW JUNE 2019

6/26/2019
EPISODE 24 Dave and Toby fulfill the request of patron Melissa and deliver a pod dedicated entirely to synth music, including its humble origins, early commercial successes and ultimate crossover appeal — and they welcome HTWOW's first official sponsor, Goodfriend Package! THE TUNES Devo - "Girl U Want" (intro/outro) Depeche Mode - "Everything Counts" Live at the Rose Bowl Gershon Kingsley - "Popcorn" New Order - "Vanishing Point" Thomas Dolby - "Windpower" Pet Shop Boys - "It's Alright"...

Duration:02:26:47

HTWOW MAY 2019

5/23/2019
EPISODE 23 Dave and Toby take a deep dive into the most influential movie soundtrack of the 80s, Pretty In Pink, reveal Dave's near collaboration with Three Dog Night, and discuss the joys of yacht rock and sax solos. THE TUNES Psychedelic Furs - "Pretty In Pink" (intro/outro) Ride - "Future Love" INXS - "Do Wot You Do" Starflyer 59 - "Young In My Head" The Danny Hutton Hitters - "Wouldn't It Be Good" Pure Bathing Culture - "Devotion" Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark - "If You...

Duration:01:52:54