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Jul 22, 2019

This week we hung out with JP Saxe!

We talked music, how heartbreak inspired his songs, the upcoming tour, post breakup vacations, and how to pronounce La Croix.

 

Spoiler Alert, Dan was wrong.

Music featured in this episode:

"Same Room"

"The Few Things"

 

Jul 19, 2019

This week we hung out with Alfred and Greason from The Second After!

We talked about music, scary moments on tour, Skyrim-filled nights with Boyz II Men in the background, and why the Switch is awesome.

 

Music featured in this episode:

"Judy Can Judge Me All She Wants"

"Homewreck Sick"

"A Very Pop Punk Wedding"

Jul 18, 2019

This week we hung out with UPSAHL!

We talked about her new EP, growing up in a punk rock family, something she can check off her bucket list, and TV shows you should binge on!

 

Music featured in this episode:

"All My Friends Are Rich"

"Drugs"

Jul 16, 2019

This week we hung out with Ben and Landis from Lost Henry!

We talked music, losing Chester, the worst cast for a Legend of Zelda movie, and secret YouTube videos.

Music featured in this episode:

"Misfit"

"(You Know) Who You Are"

Jul 15, 2019

 

This week we hung out with Jaret from Bowling for Soup!

We talked music, how important the Warped Tour was to him, podcasting, movies, and his own history with Mental Illness.

 

Music featured in this episode:

"1985"

"Sometimes I Don't Mind"

"Girl All the Bad Guys Want"

Jul 11, 2019

This week we hung out with Andrew and Cory from FELICITY!

We discuss music, "jumping for 21 mins straight," creepy Craigslist, and what they "Nerd" out to.

(And believe it or not, this episode contains Math.)

 

Music featured in this episode:

"Trigger Happy"

"Tough Luck"

"Call Sign"

"Weekend Worrier"

Jul 10, 2019

 

This week we hung out with Samuel Jack!

We discuss music, inspirations, his history with mental illness, and the one movie everyone should have in their collection.

Music featured in this episode:

"Perfect"

"Feels Like Summer"

Jul 9, 2019

This week we hung out with Katey Brooks! 

We discuss her music, love of music festivals, her deep personal connection to the lyrics of her songs, and which "Friends" character she relates to the most!

And yes, we address the "we were on a break" question.

Music featured in this episode:

"All of Me"

"In Your Arms"

Jul 8, 2019

This week we hung out with Brian from Silversun Pickups!

We talked about the new album, his inspirations, why the word "nerd" is weird, and how being a "fan" of anything can help mental illness.

 

Music featured in this episode:

"It Doesn't Matter"

"Freakazoid"

"Don't Know Yet"

Jul 4, 2019

This week we hung out with Ollie from Broadside!

We talked about the music, touring with Set It Off, "the best portable gaming device ever," and why he loves Harry Potter.

Music featured in this episode:

"Empty"

"King of Nothing"

 
 

 

Jul 3, 2019

This week we hung out with Will and Chris from Left Coast Envy!

We talked music, their inspirations, Harry Potter, video games, and the worst Marvel film ever!

Music featured in this episode:

"Under the Radar"

"Safety First(Then Teamwork)"

Jul 2, 2019

The Nerds discuss mental illness in movies. Which movies did it right? And which ones fell short!

We also talk about the new Wizards Unite mobile game, how tariffs will hurt gamers, and whether we would watch the re-release of Avengers:Endgame.

Want to see what it was like live? Find it on our Twitch channel: NoOrdinaryNerd !

 
 

 

Jun 29, 2019

This week we hung out with Graeme and Michael from Better Days!

We talked about new music, surviving a zombie apocalypse, Twinkies, video games, and Marvel!

Music featured in episode:

"Thick Skin"

"A Lesson in Struggling to Cope"

And a brand new track, "The Summer"

Jun 28, 2019

This week we hung out with T.J. from Sleep On It!

We talked about music, how he would do in an "Iron Chef" challenge, Game of Thrones, and who his celebrity crush was!

Music featured in this episode:

"Fireworks"

"Distant"

"A New Way Home"

Jun 27, 2019

This week we hung out with Matt and Victor from Arrows in Action!

We talk music, how important chemistry is to their band, The Witcher franchise, and must-see anime!

Music featured on this episode:

"Chasing Rhymes"

"Denim"

Jun 26, 2019

This week we hung out with Jase from MAYPINE!

We talked about the band's music, his inspirations, what he thought about the last season of Game of Thrones, and getting emotional during Marvel: Endgame.

 

Music featured in this episode:

"Give"

"Together Alone"

Jun 25, 2019

Dan talks with actress Shelley Pack and director Josh Sutherland about their drop dead funny film Chasing Molly!

We talk about the movie and it's amazing cast of characters, what it was like working with Felicia Day and Kurt Angle, and answer listener submitted questions!

 

Find Chasing Molly on Amazon and On Demand platforms everywhere! You won't regret it!

Jun 24, 2019

This week we hung out with Ethan and John from Big Smile!

We talked music, their inspirations dancing on top of RVs, and video games!

 

Music featured in episode:

"Oscillate"

"Pillbox Hill"

Jun 21, 2019

This week we hung out with Marcus Bridge from Northlane!

He shared his inspiration behind some of the music and was brutally honest about some tough times in his life.

We also talked Marvel movies, being "above average" in Fortnite, and talked about his favorite movie of all time.

Music featured in this episode:

"Bloodline"

"Talking Heads"

Jun 20, 2019

This week we hung out with Skylar Funk from Trapdoor Social!

We discuss the message behind the music, fighting the good fight, his own history with mental illness, and geeking out to Magic: The Gathering.

 

Music in this episode:

"Hold Me Down"

"The Move"

"Fine On My Own"

"Never Stop Listening"

Jun 19, 2019

This week we hung out with Ande Hunter from As December Falls!

 

We talked music, his love of criminal TV, drinking way too much during a video shoot, and the Assassin's Creed franchise.

 

Music in this episode:

"Ride"

"More to You"

Jun 17, 2019

This week we hung out with David Ayscue!

We talked about the new album, inspirations, the "Hyphy Movement," and why he has a bad memory when it comes to Game of Thrones.

Music in this episode:

"Back in My Day"

"Silverlake Sunday"

"Yesterday's Song"

Jun 16, 2019

This week we geek out over all the exciting #E3 news! What games are we most excited for...and all the stuff we were disappointed in.

We also talk Bieber fights, Taylor Swift news, and play a random question game.

See the live version of this episode on #twitch under NoOrdinaryNerd!

 

Jun 12, 2019

 

We hung out with Peter Schrupp from Arms Akimbo!

We talk music, inspiration, awkward band fights, and DC vs. Marvel.

Songs played in this episode:

"Paycheck"

"Cruel Lovers"

"Pitchfork"

Jun 10, 2019

This week we hung out with Valencia James!

We talk music, her inspirations, , and reality tv.

Find out what reality tv show that we both love!

Find No Ordinary Nerd on every pod catcher!

 

 

Watch "Flames" here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3cG3qkqVTE8

 

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