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Now displaying: July, 2019
Jul 30, 2019

 

This week we hung out with Petite Meller!

We talked music, "wearing your trauma," interviewing yourself, being "carried" around the US, and what Netflix Movie you should add to your watch list.

Music featured in this episode:

"Aeroplane"

"Baby Love"

Video mentioned in episode:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XDBJVgIVPcs

Jul 29, 2019

This week we hung out with Wilson from Last Night Saved My Life!

We talked music, working with Derek DiScanio, The Sad Summer Fest, "12-hour Mac and Cheese Safety," and the letdown of the Night King.

Music featured in this episode:

"On the Ropes"

"Undone"

"Waterfall (feat. Derek DiScanio)"

"I Was Somebody"

Jul 26, 2019

This week we hung out with Matt from ROAM!

We talked new music, the upcoming tour, Apex Legends, Game of Thrones, and the food product that Matt and Dan both love.

 

Music featured in this episode:

"Playing Fiction"

"I Don't Think I Live There Anymore"

"Piranha"(Brand New!)

Jul 25, 2019

This week we hung out with Travis and Bryce from Telltale!

We talked music, "spinning troubles," playing the Forget Me Not Fest, their love of The Lord of the Rings, and Slurpees.

 

Music featured in this episode:

"Timeless Youth"

"Rose"

"Dazy"

Jul 23, 2019

This week we hung out with Liz from Gold Steps!

We talked music, summer tours, Stranger Things, and share some personal stories about our struggles with mental illness.

Music featured in this episode:

"Firestarter"

"Empty Space"

"Bright Side"

Jul 23, 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 !

 
 

 

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