18F – Hitting the Road with Tony Thaxton

In studio notes by Garon Cockrell
Editing and additional notes by Darryl Asher

Tony Thaxton

Tony Thaxton

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00 – Hello! 18F! We’ll get to the nature of letter when our guest gets here.

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Matt doesn’t care but he’s wearing green anyway.

Peter Tomarken is the host of Press Your Luck –

Race To Escape talk. Still waiting to hear on Season 2, which might be the answer.

Matt and I are both in our players club shirts. Jimmy almost wore his.

Talks about almost fighting with someone outside after he accidently took her spot. He gave it to her after all. It was more of a severe dirty look followed by jimmy giving up the spot.

Samantha Bee talk.

Cable system talk. DTV talk. Jimmy is paying the most.

05 – Jimmy announces that the Fantasy BBall league is picked at the end of today’s show!

Jimmy talks about seeing guitars getting shipped at the FED Ex he was at.

Jimmy talks about packing the guitar with some peanuts. Matt wonders if he means peanuts characters.

FBB chat including draft order.

10 – Matt finally starts producing.

This episode is the 600th episode! Not counting live/bonus.


Doc Talk

15 – Matt talks School of Rock show.

Matt is mad at Siri for confusing danson with dancing.

Tony Thaxton is here!!

20 – Note controversy.

More Siri searching. Jimmy trying to find that Megan Trainor song Better When I’m Dancin’.

Meghan Trainor – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meghan_Trainor

Jimmy’s sexy talk about Meghan.

25 – The Family talk. Tony gets scolded.

Tony plays DWs but not drum warehouse. Drum Workshop/pacific

Jimmy wants more Johnny T on OJ. Was glad to see him show up.

30 – OJ talk!

Jimmy debuts a new guitar player character from Snakeskin Boot who is Cajun Jimmy’s cousin. Scott, Snakeskin Scott. They play at Galoshes! Night Ranger tribute band.

Tony has a question for Scott.

Scott wonders if Jeff Watson plays a flyin v.

He does not.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Les_Paul Lester Paul

Jimmy wants to talk aobut rock tours with Tony!

35 – Jimmy can’t remember the guy they borrowed Roto Toms from. 16 year old who sounded way older.

Tony Thaxton is here!

Talking about the name of the band: Motion City Soundtrack

All American Rejects with Motion Man!

We’ll be back!

40 – We’re back! Indeed!

Fantasy Baseball drawing right around the corner!

Some people are enjoying our commercials! Let the companies know if you enjoy our commercials!

18 Frampton!

Tony Thaxton wins!!

No one’s been that confident before and got it right!

Jimmy’s going through a Frampton phase. Jimmy talks about the Frampton album that should have been a hit but wasn’t.


Jimmy coins a new term: billboarding.

Tony has no idea what his shirt is from. He got it from his keyboardist who got it in japan.

Pig Burger is the burger place from Better of Dead.

Everybody Wants Some talk.

Jimmy saw 10 Cloverfield Lane. He loved it. Tony thought it was okay.

He doesn’t get the Cloverfield name. There is not really a connection.

The guys talk about cloverfield and connections between the movies and surprising audiences with dropping a film on them.

45 – Going around the horn!

10/10 for cloverfield.

Pardcastathon talk!

50 – My word is Flyin’ V!

I tell the horsestory!

55 – White China – http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=china%20white

Jimmy feels bad shitting on Eliot.

Eliot’s F word is Flat.

Jimmy is gonna shovel me out with that flyin’ V.

Eliot has a horse story. A horse ran with him on it.

60 – Brief revenant talk.

Lots of green screen working today on St. Patrick’s day.

Matt’s F word was…

Tony guesses Frehley/Fleetwood.

Jimmy guesses the same.

It’s Fagan!

Matt references the Max Fun Con where pat says Jesse looks like Donald Fagan.


65 – Jimmy pays Tony for his correct guess of Frampton.

Tony talks about getting money from Jimmy for guessing the name of an album.

Motion City Soundtrack tour talk!



Pat’s got lots of questions for Tony.

70 – Jimmy might go see MCS or Journey.

Jimmy plays some Motion City Soundtrack for us.

Tony talks about leaving and coming back for the final farewell tour.

75 – Tony talks about the response to the farewell announcement.

Motley Crue at Rock in Rio –


Jimmy talks more about the Motley Crue concert he feared for his life at.

Talking Motley Crue, Tommy Lee getting stuck upside down.

Tony thinks Tommy Lee is an okay drummer but an idiot.

Jimmy thinks the theatrics are to make up for a lack of talent.

80 – Tony recounts a story from the motley crue book about sticking their dicks in bean burritos to mask the smell of cheating on their girlfriends.

Motley Crue Book The Dirt: http://www.amazon.com/Dirt-Confessions-Worlds-Most-Notorious/dp/0060989157/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1458250842&sr=8-1&keywords=the+dirt

The Heroin Diaries: http://www.amazon.com/Heroin-Diaries-Year-Life-Shattered/dp/1416511946/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1458250852&sr=8-1&keywords=the+heroin+diaries+nikki+sixx

Jimmy talks more with Tony about the tour.

Tony talks the tour schedule and travel plans.

85 – Tony talks about Pockets who got his name from “Larry (Lars?!) from Metallica.”

Smoke in the Water vs Fire in the Sky.


Should I wear mismatched converse?

Tony talks Converse 2.

90 – Why do people piss on the floor? Why do people spit in the urinal?

Shit talk.

95 – Tony is also from Michigan.

Ami Dolenz talk – http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000371/

She’s Out of Control is the movie with Tony Danza.

100 – Jimmy asks if Tony’s girlfriend Kaylin is going on tour as well. She’s going on a couple dates.

Tony talks about how the band was never a crazy one. They’re just not those kind of guys.

STP Contest is closed to submissions. Jimmy wonders if Eliot is gonna try for AC/DC.

Record exec talk.

Motion City Soundtrack taking the off ramp according to Jimmy.

Jimmy tries to get siri to play the loving spoonful. It immediately plays wham.

105 – Jimmy is fighting with Siri.

Jimmy’s singing some Wham for us. Tries to get Tony on those drums.

Wham rap no go.

110 – Rehearsals start end of april in Minneapolis. Jimmy offers to check in on everything for him.

Jimmy asks about how endorsements work. Zabian gave him equipment but no stipends.


Apparently we talked about Frank Sinatra Jr and now he is dead.

Twitter draft talk.

Twitter draft of tony’s. the incomparable tom skerritt.

Lotta Lasagna.

Ted Cruz doing the Cruscible on Samantha Bee, http://www.esquire.com/entertainment/tv/news/a43031/no-one-likes-ted-cruz-samantha-bee/


120 – Eliot drone talk.

Good luck on your tour Tony! But first SEVENS!

Jimmy gives to Tony Thaxton: 30 (80s music)
Jimmy Gives to Tony Thaxton: 25 (70s music)
Jimmy Gives to Tony Thaxton: 10(90s music)

Matt gives to Tony Thaxton: 16 (90s music)

Tony Thaxton gives to Jimmy: 21 (80s music)

Thanks Tony!! We love you and are glad you’re part of Pardcastathon.

Baseball coming up!

See you next time!!!

BASEBALL Draft Results!

A – Jimmy Pardo
B – Steven Johnson
C – Justin Tafe
D – Taylor Young
E – Ethan Citron
F – Michael Genrich
G – Eric Williams
H – Muneesh Jain
I – Jeff Sarver
J – Michael Webb
K – Jason Stolickney (sp?)
L – Jeff Bullman (sp?)
M – Nicholas Grasso

Alt 1 – Arthur Nichke (sp?)
Alt 2 – Sam Normington

Draft Order:
1 – Jimmy Pardo
2 – Michael Genrich
3 – Jason Stolickney (sp?)
4 – Taylor Young
5 – Eric Williams
6 – Jeff Sarver
7 – Steven Johnson
8 – Justin Taff
9 – Jeff Bullman (sp?)
10 – Michael Webb
11 – Muneesh Jain
12 – Nicholas Grasso
13 – Ethan Citron

Congrats! Jimmy enjoyed reading those emails. Lotta good fans out there.

My pleasure,

Garon/The Beast/Mush Mouth Shy Guy/The Notekeeper/Lazy Queen/Sloth/Pockets