Episode 41: Cover Story

SlapperCast: a weekly talk show with Blaggards show

Summary: <p>What makes a good cover song? How does Blaggards choose the songs they cover? Why doesn't Blaggards cover any Dropkick Murphys songs? Also: O'Bannon's Taphouse in College Station is the #1 Guinness seller in Texas, Ireland tour timeframe for 2020, and Rock the Shelter XXXII.</p> <p><img src="https://blaggards.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/image.png"><br> <a href="https://blaggards.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/image.png" rel="nofollow">Blaggards hauling a load of presents after Rock the Shelter XXII, December 2009 (Photo by Mari Devlin)</a></p> <h2>Show notes</h2> <ul> <li> <a href="https://youtu.be/eiOY5py7pJE" rel="nofollow">More Than This</a> — Roxy Music cover by Robyn Hitchcock</li> <li> <a href="https://youtu.be/IOJ4GH88cn4" rel="nofollow">Waiting for the Man</a> — Velvet Underground cover by David Bowie</li> <li><a href="https://blaggards.com/2019/11/slappercast-episode-41-cover-story/" rel="nofollow">More photos related to this episode</a></li> </ul> <h3>Join us in IRELAND Fall 2020</h3> <ul> <li> <a href="https://blaggards.com/ireland/" rel="nofollow">Ireland 2020</a> — Sign up to learn more about our next Ireland tour</li> </ul> <h3>Show dates</h3> <ul> <li> <a href="https://blaggards.com/shows/" rel="nofollow">Blaggards.com</a> </li> <li><a href="https://www.facebook.com/pg/blaggards/events/" rel="nofollow">Facebook</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.bandsintown.com/a/3808" rel="nofollow">Bandsintown</a></li> </ul> <h3>Follow us</h3> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.facebook.com/blaggards/" rel="nofollow">Facebook</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/blaggards" rel="nofollow">Twitter</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.instagram.com/blaggards/" rel="nofollow">Instagram</a></li> </ul> <h3>Become a Patron</h3> <ul> <li> <a href="https://www.patreon.com/blaggards" rel="nofollow">Join Blaggards on Patreon</a> for bonus podcast content, live tracks, rough mixes, and other exclusives.</li> </ul> <h3>Rate us</h3> <ul> <li> <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/slappercast-a-weekly-talk-show-with-blaggards/id1452061331" rel="nofollow">Rate and review SlapperCast on iTunes</a> </li> </ul> <h3>Questions?</h3> <p>If you have questions for a future Q&amp;A episode, </p> <ul> <li> <a href="https://www.patreon.com/blaggards" rel="nofollow">leave a comment on Patreon</a>, or </li> <li> <a href="https://twitter.com/blaggards" rel="nofollow">tweet them to us</a> with the hashtag <strong>#slappercast</strong>.</li> </ul><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/blaggards" rel="payment">Support SlapperCast: a weekly talk show with Blaggards</a></p>