SRRS231 ”The Welcome Hooker”


Which newly released album is so bad that AD is demanding the band refund his money? Which music video miraculously cured Ryan of an illness in 1983? Which band changed musical styles more than Bowie? Which British boogie frontman performed with a monocle and bowler hat? Which singer stopped performing her hit song because the Rolling Stones covered it and people said that they loved her cover of “that Stones song?”

Share our little program with a friend, you are the Shabby Academy and we appreciate all that you do to keep this show growing! CHEERS!
Ryan, AD, LIZZ, SAL5000

SRRS230 ”Goose Brains”

Which album did critics call “an example of why live albums should be banned?” Which album received a review in Melody Maker that stated “put this record on and watch your friends disappear?” Which band ran into controversy when they released a song about the Kennedy assassination? Which band had the marbles to ask Jeff Beck to join their band? Which album is so awful that it has become AD’s favorite record?

Share our little program with a friend, you are the Shabby Academy and we appreciate all that you do to keep this show growing! CHEERS!
Ryan, AD, LIZZ, SAL5000

SRRS229 ”There’s Gotta Be More Butter in the House”


Which artist admonished his audience for not knowing the words to his hit song? Which rocker became his band’s frontman based on his personality despite having a better singing and better looking bassist? Which band got Ray Davies to produce their album because they were huge Kinks fans, but hated the results? Who holds the title for “worst band at reading contracts?”

Thanks to Mario Gallioto for springing for some delicious beer. YUM!

SRRS228 ”Kiss the Pink Microphone”


Which rock guitarist died on stage in Nashville? What is the “invisible record?” Which guitarist became an acting coach, training actors how to act like they play guitar? Which female singer causes AD to say to Suzi Quatro and Jeannie C. Riley “move over!”. Which artist had his 45 bootlegged by the mob?
Thanks to Shane Paisley for springing for some delicious beer. YUM!

SRRSS06 “Super Segments: Heavy Metal Massacre!”


Put on your sleeveless jean jacket, studded arm bands and high top sneakers because the Shabby gang is all 80’s metal this week. First up, AD takes us back to 1985 when he was palling around with Wendy and Ronnie DIO during the Sacred Heart tour. Next, Ryan infuriates AD by bringing Quiet Riot. And you thought he hated Motley Crue!

If you would like to hear more, these segments were taken from Episode 32 “A Whiskey Dicked Dragon” and Episode 39 “Me and My Female Canine Genitalia”.