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Weasel Radio

Weasel Radio is a news/sports/music podcast hosted by Screeching Weasel singer Ben Weasel and longtime radio professional Owen Murphy.

Friday, July 6, 2012

Monday, June 18, 2012

Monday, June 11, 2012

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

  • The Joey Ramone Episode
    A conversation about Joey Ramone's posthumous album "...Ya Know?", Sports Illustrated and the NBA. Plus, we read your questions.

Sunday, May 27, 2012

  • The Unmanned Wheelchair and Rock Bathroom Episode
    Although crowd surfing is lame, we site two examples where it's really cool. Plus, the lady who made the Screeching Weasel show in Orlando, well, weird AND three great stories from Screeching Weasel bassist David Klein. You're welcome.

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Thursday, April 26, 2012

  • The NFL Draft/Olbermann/Leno Edition
    Ben and Owen talk NFL draft (need vs. best-player-available), Keith Olbermann's comments on gas prices and President Obama and which group is able to laugh more at themselves, liberals or conservatives?

Thursday, April 19, 2012

  • The Guns and Roses Episode
    0:00 Ben talks about upcoming shows but refuses to discuss the set list. 7:00 Owen gets a rude, thoughtless little e-mail. Is Ben behind it? 8:15 Who does Ben side with in the Guns and Roses brouhaha regarding the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame? Plus, G&R's original drummer speaks, and it's hilarious. 17:00 Ben weighs in on Mick Jagger's kerfuffle with Ron Wood. 18:30 Owen attempts to play The Smithereens on the show. 21:15 Ben tries to play “Glad You Came” by The Wanted...Owen ruins the whole thing without even trying. 30:30 Why is Ben so touchy today? 31:45 Hoover the dog, and the band Ambrosia make appearances. 32:40 Listener questions answered, including thoughts on the passing of Dick Clark and pro-wrestling.

Friday, April 13, 2012

  • The Bad Words, Filth and Flarn Episode
    3:00 - Being a dad with 3-kids under the age of 3 6:00 3 new Screeching Weasel Shows 10:00 Hoover the dog makes an appearance on the show 10:30 Back to the Basement - The Queers 12:30 Pick up the show after a few days off 13:00 CNN and the n-word 20:54 Ozzie Guillen admires Fidel Castro 27:00 Jon Lovitz outs teen girls as anti-semites. 37:00 Bad Words - Circle Jerks 41:00 Eric Carmen - All By Myself 50:00 Keane debacle 53:45 Listener questions 1:07:00 Ben and Owen argue over whether they should promote the next episode of Weasel Radio...hilarity ensues.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

  • Weasel Radio: The Avril Lavigne Challenge...and Greg Graffin Feud
    0:00 Ben and Fat Mike kiss and make up. 6:00 The Avril Lavigne challenge…Rifle Sport steps to the table 7:20 Complicated – Avril Lavigne 10:50 Owen’s mini-feature on the Minneapolis post-punk band Rifle Sport, Breaking Circus, Brick Layer Cake and Flour NOTE: Owen changed the song from the Rifle Sport feature in post-production from Exploding Man to Green Cans, so any comments Ben makes about the song are totally out of context…except the incredibly insulting shots at Owen and the sweeping generalizations about anyone who was ever in a post-punk band. 16:28 Ben has advice for Owen, circa 1990 18:35 Sk8ter Boi – Avruhl Luveen 21:00 Driving a Dynamite Truck – Breaking Circus 25:46 Not Enough – Avril Lavigne 30:30 Gone Today – Brick Layer Cake 35:26 The guy who invented fire – She

Saturday, March 24, 2012

  • Ben and Fat Mike's Beef
    (1:00) How punk rock has become 4th grade. (3:00) Ben explains Fat Mike kerfuffle (5:00) Discussion of song that may have offended Fat Mike. (6:30) Ben reads e-mail he sent to Fat Mike. (8:30) Fat Mike replies via e-mail. (10:00) Ben discovers Fat Mike is tweeting about him, hilarity ensues. (12:30) The offending song and lyrics. (15:30) El Hefe from NOFX joins in, shows sense of humor. (19:30) The most ridiculous part of this story is... (21:20) Song, Carnival of Schadenfreude. (23:30) The dumbest idea in the history of everything. (25:00) The Avril Lavigne challenge. (26:30) Damnit, the internets DOES NOT CARE about this Ben Weasel! LOLZ! (30:30) The most important point of all. (31:30) Erection - Screeching Weasel (33:30) Please Play This Song on the Radio

Monday, March 12, 2012

  • March 12, 2012
    The Inside Baseball Show... 1:10 Fun with Words with Friends 4:00 Ben turns the tables on Owen to find out what it's like to be dragged into the world of Screeching Weasel 5:00 More SXSW memories 9:00 Owen attempts to hold previous incarnation of Screeching Weasel together, fails miserably 13:45 Ben did not want to play SXSW 18:45 Catholicism vs.

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

  • February 29, 2012
    0:00 Upcoming shows 2:20 The result of SXSW 6:00 Fun with the drummer 10:00 A package is delivered to Ben's door 14:30 The drummer doesn't like Ben's apology 16:00 Vapid 18:00 Fat Mike and Fat Wreck Chords .

Friday, March 11, 2011

  • March 11, 2011
    In what may be the final episode of Weasel Radio, Ben and Owen debut many of the songs off of Screeching Weasel's latest First World Manifesto, with Ben taking you inside the album.  It's a revealing look into the heart and mind of Ben Weasel.  Plus, Ben reveals a secret about the Pop Punk Message Bored..

Friday, March 4, 2011

  • March 4, 2011
    Ben and Owen broadcast live from the Wisconsin state capitol in Madison with conversation geared towards all the amazing drum circles.  New Screeching Weasel music and Banner Pilot gets the last word. .
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