On this week’s “Tech Tour,” we learned about language translation apps. Big J tested one of these out by interrogating himself in Russian. Just perform a search for “language translator” in your app store and there should be a few options to choose from. On the Samsung side of things, the Galaxy Note III is rumored to have a flexible display. This means that the screen will be so flexible that you can almost fold it in half like a piece of paper. Find more rumors here.
Today we traveled to Pittsburgh for our GTH story. What happens when you throw a Birthday party and someone decides they want to request “Safety Dance” by Men Without Hats right in the middle of the DJ’s hip-hop set? “We can dance if we want to!” Enjoy the full GTH audio right here.
We made another enormous FREE X Show announcement today. After bringing you Nonpoint and Avatar, our third FREE X Show of the year will be Texas Hippie Coalition at the Knit of Friday, May 3rd. Yes, I said Friday. Be there. Turn it up.
Today’s “Bad Impression” is that of an “international treasure” as Big J would say. Ozzy Osbourne made it into the limelight today as he’s gone on record saying that he would love to collaborate on some music with Adele. “I think she’s f@#$ing great. She’s not f@#$ing botox-faced. She’s a normal, healthy girl who speaks in her native accent,” says The Prince of Darkness.
Red Line Chemistry seemed to be well on their way to a Cage Match retirement, and then this happened. A band by the name of Spoken pushed Red Line Chemistry out of the way and will return tomorrow. Check out the track below and tune in every weekday morning at 9:30AM for brand new song fights. Tomorrow’s contender: Devour the Day.
It’s been one month since Valentine’s Day, which means today is the man version of Valentine’s Day. Welcome to Steak & BJ Day my friends! You can find out more info right here. Spread the word, or um spread something. As they say over at Nike, “just do it.”
Random Headlines: a woman in China forced her boyfriend to get a breast reduction because she claimed that they were bigger than hers. A German food company named “The Deli Garage” has created the world’s first edible spray paint. Find more info on the product right here. An Illinois couple noticed that their ultrasound picture looked like a lot like Emperor Palpatine of "Star Wars." You be the judge.
Monday's round of important stuff: an Indiana man got a Netflix tattoo, posted it on Twitter and got a free year of Netflix. The new Alice in Chains album will arrive in May, so stay tuned for more info as we get closer to that. Jim Carrey has confirmed that there is in fact a new “Dumb and Dumber” film on the way. Jeff Daniels is also slated to co-star once again. "Just when I think you couldn't possibly be any dumber, you go and do something like this and totally redeem yourself!"
Join us Monday as we chat with The Governor from The Walking Dead, give away Flyleaf, Drowning Pool and Sevendust tickets, and Big J will punch someone in the face. Also on the show next week: Brent Smith of Shinedown, Dennis of Flogging Molly and Joelle Carter from FX’s Justified. Enjoy your weekend!
Monday - Happy Birthday Peter Loeffler! Hard to pick a favorite Chevelle song which is probably why there was a tie between Anj's choice of The Clincer and Big J's choice of Send the Pain Below. Tie it is.