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AZ

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Two music obsessed friends meet up in a dilapidated studio known as Shabby Road to discuss 1960's, 1970's, 1980's, classic rock, hard rock, heavy metal, underground, proto punk.

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English


Episodes

”AD and the Aardvark” - Ep. 51

9/19/2017
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An encore presentation of episode 51. Our pal Mikey Bones joins us for more classic stories and great tunes. The mystery boxes are filled with an eclectic blend of rock and roll. Which guitarist was rumored to have be visited by Jimi Hendrix during an acid trip? Which band of both african american and caucasians blew Mikey away in the late 70’s? Mikey stole which rock star’s shoes in 1980? Which guitarist does Ryan say “sounds like he’s dropping his guitar?” Which band’s song was used for a...

Duration: 01:51:21


"Where's My Crackpipe?" Ep. - 0

9/12/2017
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What is the first album ever played on the Shabby Road Record Show? Which band got so high during the mixing of their live album that they forgot to include the recorded audience tracks? Which rocker elicits fits of laughter from Ryan and AD by chugging a beer on the album cover? Which band called their 1978 album “disgusting?” Which album was AD’s friend Bob Loevy so excited about that he rapped on AD’s window at 3am to share it? Which artist was rumored to be dead after Hurricane Katrina...

Duration: 01:50:56


"Fumigation Sensation" Lifers - Chapter 13

9/5/2017
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With Shabby overrun with pestilence, we pull a real gem from the vault. First, Ryan describes the horror that festered inside the studio while we were on tour. Then, we unearth a tape of Ryan and AD interviewed on a radio show in 2008 in the band Crash Street Kids. The band performs 3 songs live on air. To round out the show, Ryan grabs his guitar and breaks down the music theory and lyrics of a song performed on the broadcast. Enjoy!

Duration: 00:48:56


“Happy Hour 5"

8/29/2017
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Your Shabby pals are back for an hour of ROCK AND ROLL VINYL related games, trivia, and discussion. The gang has to throw a record into the abyss, never to be heard from again in a game of OVERBOARD. They have to arrange records in order according to their value in a spirited round of PRICE HIKE. Ryan and AD match wits in a round of LUSCIOUS LIZZ’ ROCK AND ROLL QUIZ. Plus, can you decide if it’s HEEP or POE, and AD’s HAPPY TRACK is a boozy little number slurred out by ‘ol blue eyes. SHARE...

Duration: 00:58:52


”Mass Debating” - Ep. 142

8/22/2017
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In 1973, which drummer chastised KISS members Gene, Paul, and Ace for sneaking behind his drum set to mimic his unique playing style? Which album does AD describe as a drunken frat party? Which artist is rumored to have bootlegged his own first two albums when the distribution channel went out of business? Which band claims to be the first band from Boston to have released a major label record? Which artist wanted to record his guitars with the amplifiers under water? Which album does AD...

Duration: 01:07:30


“Peaches Be Damned”- Ep. 141

8/15/2017
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Which singer/songwriter has his band perform a song for a year on the road before taking it into the studio to record? Which guitarist got so wasted at Live Aid he doesn’t remember participating in the finale next to Bowie and Bono? Which singer commissioned music to be added to a controversial poem and fought successfully to have it released becoming a touchstone in American race equality? Which band got a 20 quid loan from Robert Plant to buy a P.A. system in the late 60’s? Which album is...

Duration: 02:23:02


“Happy Hour 4”

8/8/2017
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Your Shabby pals are back for an hour of ROCK AND ROLL VINYL related games, trivia, and discussion. The gang has to throw a record into the abyss, never to be heard from again in a game of OVERBOARD. They have to arrange records in order according to their value in a spirited round of PRICE HIKE. Ryan and AD match wits in a round of LUSCIOUS LIZZ’ ROCK AND ROLL QUIZ. Plus, the listener’s favorite new game HEEP or POE, and AD’s HAPPY TRACK is a Shabby classic tongue twister that will have you...

Duration: 01:01:07


”Fuzzy Orgies” - Ep. 140

8/1/2017
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Which female guitarist was rumored to have actually been a man? Which band changed their look to appear tougher, but only managed to lose their female fans and get beat up by their new male audience? Which guitarist summed up his singer in one word…”debaucherist”? Which band has claimed to be on “hiatus” for over 40 years? Which band wanted to call themselves “The Pineapples” but discovered another band in town had the same name? Which famous singer was paid “a pair of car seat covers” for...

Duration: 02:08:01


“Hypercoked” - Ep. 139

7/25/2017
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Which record cover terrified an impressionable 5 year old Ryan? Which band’s logo makes reference to baseball and apple pie? Which producer once crashed his car into a bus that was carrying nuns? Which band’s photo on their album is so bad AD claims that there is a new champ in our “Artful Dodger” syndrome? Which famous 1970’s guitar player spent the 1980’s making novelty records? Which band was the catalyst for the formation of Chrysalis Records? Join the conversation on Facebook,...

Duration: 02:02:22


”Poohjamas”- Ep. 138

7/18/2017
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Which guitarist did AD say was mean, unhealthy and wearing a moo moo? Which rocker left the music business for a year to learn how to use a ham radio? Which singer left his band and fell under the spell of a religious sect who’s leader was an ill-tempered guru who had 14 wives and once killed a neighbor over a dispute with his dog? Which company unsuccessfully branched off into being a record label but did manage to spawn 3 famous acts who eventually signed to the company’s subsidiary...

Duration: 02:15:59


“What’s All Up in There?”- Ep. 137

7/11/2017
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Which band won a lawsuit against a 90’s band for stealing their name and donated the money to charity? Which guitarist caused a huge tour to be delayed because he slipped and fell in the bathtub breaking his finger? Which “ear worm” song does AD play that he requests that we all write our own verse for? Which album is named after a catch phrase from the Hanna Barbara character Snagglepuss? What does it mean to “kick the gong around?” Who’s hand did AD shake that he described as a large...

Duration: 01:08:15


”Bunny Hutch” - Ep. 136

7/4/2017
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Which rocker retired in the 90’s and then stumbled across an internet message board dedicated to him and upon joining was coaxed into coming out of retirement? Which songwriter wrote several songs about heroin despite never doing it? Which artist became an aerobatic pilot and performed in a display in which 4 other pilots were killed in a crash? Which new supergroup just formed that features members of Slade and Sweet? Which guitarist went busking in France at age 16 and had to be...

Duration: 02:21:27


“Happy Hour 3”

6/27/2017
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Join your Shabby pals for an hour of ROCK AND ROLL VINYL related games, trivia, and discussion. The gang has to throw a record into the abyss, never to be heard from again in a game of OVERBOARD. They have to arrange records in order according to their value in a spirited round of PRICE HIKE. Ryan and AD match wits in a round of LUSCIOUS LIZZ’ ROCK AND ROLL QUIZ. Plus, don’t miss our brand new game HEEP or POE, it has to be heard to be believed. AD’s HAPPY TRACK angers Ryan and Lizz but...

Duration: 01:10:40


“Mud Wrestle for the Crown” - Ep. 135

6/20/2017
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Which rocker overdosed on amphetamines early in his career and from then on demanded his band members be drug free? Which drummer was murdered in his friend’s apartment and it remains unsolved to this day? Which guitarist said in a post shortly before he succumbed to cancer that his current state is just like his rock star days in that he’s full of drugs, gin and tonics and surrounded by friends? Which band was instrumental in starting the CBGB’s scene in the early 70’s? Which keyboard...

Duration: 02:14:51


”I Brought Enough For Everybody” - Ep. 134

6/13/2017
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Which artist’s stage sir name was borrowed from his musician father’s stage name? Which proto metal band initially named their band after a 6 ton bird? Which band toured together for years but could never get a record deal because the two main singers were signed to different labels? Which album does AD say “has Ted Nugent by his scrote?” Which rock star is Lizz attracted to that surprised Ryan? Which singer took it upon himself to fulfill his band’s contract with an album that competed...

Duration: 01:35:07


“Return of the Dollar Record Bonanza” - Ep. 133

6/6/2017
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Did you know that there are amazing records lurking in the dollar rack at your local record store? The gang at Shabby proves this by loading up the mystery boxes with recent finds from those glorious $1 crates. Find out what they gems they unearthed this time! Which album did AD find that was a UK pressing from 1969 in the original shrink wrap? Which album was playing when AD encountered his brother’s 4 friends passing 4 joints and singing nonsense along with the music? Which song got...

Duration: 01:33:03


“Manhandled in the Panhandle” - Ep 132

5/30/2017
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Which singer allegedly met a music industry exec for lunch and proceeded to abduct and beat her for 20 hours? Which band played at a bike fest in Germany and jumped off the stage to beat up an unruly biker, and during the melee the biker lost his nose? Which band had a magazine article written about them in which the author urged female fans “not to ball them” because the guitarist snitched on his weed dealer? Which rock band from the mid 70’s saw an uptick in their YouTube hits thanks to...

Duration: 02:15:20


“Wicked Pissah” - Ep 131

5/23/2017
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Which album did AD buy because a member of the band pictured on the back was wearing a shirt that AD used to own? Which band was known as “the monster that ate Cleveland” and threw frogs into the audience? Which singer once acted alongside Sir Lawerence Olivier? Which band had to hire 2 guys to fill the shoes of their original singer/guitarist after he left? Which song ends with what AD calls an intergalactic pearl necklace? Which band’s bassist was referred to as “groupie bait” by the...

Duration: 01:19:04


“A Man From Nantucket” - Ep 130

5/16/2017
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Which album cover was redone at the last minute because the photo of the band featured them out of their usual outfits? Who was AD’s band Monarch opening for when they blew up some pyro, leading to a big fight backstage? Which manager confiscated his band’s gear prior to a show at Madison Square Garden during a lawsuit? Which band’s career began tied to a film starring John Cleese, Raquel Welch and Ringo Starr? Which band’s career took off when one of their songs was featured on Miami...

Duration: 01:09:00


"Happy Hour 2"

5/9/2017
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Join Ryan, AD, Ricky, Lizz, and HAL for an hour of vinyl related games, trivia, and discussion. The gang has to throw a record into the abyss, never to be heard from again in a game of OVERBOARD. They have to arrange records in order according to their value in a spirited round of PRICE HIKE. Ryan and AD match wits in a round of LUSCIOUS LIZZ’ ROCK AND ROLL QUIZ. AD’s HAPPY TRACK is a reckless surf song about someone stealing the singer’s surfboard and the HOT TOPIC this week is the hoax...

Duration: 00:54:34

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