Soft Crinkles Was My Prince Cover Band – Episode 145

The Grills talk about ASMR, along with all the nerdy news and catching up on the deets of our geeklives.

Also, Please go support The Glitter Dice’s charity event while you still can!

https://www.extra-life.org/team/47714

Your New Best Friend – Episode 144

TheJen and TruN00b are joined by Curley of DKG to spoil the Steven Universe Movie.

http://dkgtv.com/

The Crochet Cosplay Quick Change – Episode 142

Don’t Microsoft This Up – Episode 103

Deadlines for big purple flappy things – Episode 93

The Grills have special guest @phunockery this week and talk about her publications, her writing stream, and all the other geeky stuff we are into right now.

Geek Grapevine:

https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/tv/news/benedict-cumberbatch-hero-save-deliveroo-cyclist-muggers-sherlock-baker-street-a8380256.html

https://pokemonletsgo.pokemon.com/en-us/?gclid=CNmtrIaIuNsCFSWsgQodtmQEXQ&gclsrc=ds

https://www.ajc.com/news/local/gridlock-guy-what-the-new-hands-free-georgia-act-bans-and-allows/vc3V67pdcnAWflAj19GzDN/

Desert Island Picks – Episode 83

The Grills bring their “desert island” lists of music, movies/tv, and books.

What are yours?

Music Albums:

Nineof12: Jethro Tull-A Passion Play, David Bowie-The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars, Labyrinth Soundtrack, NIN -Pretty Hate Machine, Depeche Mode – Some Great Reward

Linda: Nightmare Before Christmas Revisited, The Silent Force- Within Temptation, Out of the Blue- Electric Light Orchestra, Beethoven’s Last Night- Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Into the Woods Movie OST

TheJen: Weezer Blue Album, Pink Floyd – Wish you were here, NIN – Pretty Hate Machine, The Matrix Soundtrack, Sublime – 40oz to Freedom. Radiohead, Rush, LZ, Stroke 9

Movies/TV:

Nineof12: The Princess Bride, (if TV is okay MASH), Moulin Rouge, Dead and Breakfast, NMBC

Linda: Dark Crystal, Transformers Prime, Fifth Element, The Great British Baking Show, Captain America: Winter Soldier

TheJen: Shawshank Redemption, What Dreams May Come, is it cheating to say the Lord of the Rings (all 3), Goodfellas, Good Will Hunting, Cloud Atlas, True Romance, Lock Stock and 2 smoking barrels

Books:

Nineof12: Sandman Anthology-Neil Gaiman, Illusions-Richard Bach, Stranger in a Strange Land -Robert Heinlein, Lamb-Christopher Moore, Legend of Drizzt-RA Salvatore

Linda: Black Swan-Mercedes Lackey, Pearls of Lutra-Brian Jacques, Cardcaptor Sakura Manga-CLAMP (does manga count?), Dracula-Bram Stoker, Grimm Brothers Collection of Fairy Tales

TheJen: Dead Souls-Gogol, Anna Karenina-Tolstoy, Brave New World-Aldous Huxley, Neuromancer-William Gibson, Rohinton Mistry-A Fine Balance

When You Wish Upon A Dumpster Fire – Episode 79

In this episode, the Grills have a visit with special guest @ethancaine (aka Amos, aka, Anthony Lemos) of the Ritual Misery Podcast and <> infamy.

We catch up, hit on some nerdy news, and then grill our well marinated colleague.

Geek Grapevine – News links

Where you can find our guest’s work:

http://ritualmisery.com/

The cool audio drama ‘cast Nineof12 mentioned:

http://www.thebrightsessions.com/

The Crossbars of Learning – Episode 74

In this episode, the Grills talk about the toys we remember as kids. Nostalgia galore!

The Toys That Made Us Trailer:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ssgWySa6uvQ

(theme song in this episode used with permission)

The Cranberries Tiny Desk Concert:

https://www.npr.org/event/music/147191308/the-cranberries-tiny-desk-concert?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=nprmusic&utm_term=music&utm_content=20180115

Other relevant links:

Nine’s skateboard: https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/96UAAOSwsFpWRlmf/s-l300.jpg

Underdog: https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/-4EAAOSwvgdW40Yg/s-l300.jpg

Polly Pockets: https://hips.hearstapps.com/hmg-prod.s3.amazonaws.com/images/polly-pocket-nostalgia-1500388400.jpg

American Girls Borrowing Programs: https://www.google.com/search?q=american+girl+borrowing+program&oq=american+girl+borrowing+program&aqs=chrome..69i57.5283j0j9&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

Crossbars: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2010/09/why-mens-bicycles-have-a-horizontal-crossbar-and-womens-bicycles-typically-dont/

Quest Forged is Life w/ guest Steven Crowe – Geek Grills – Episode 64

In this Episode we are joined by Steven Crowe, artist and creator of QuestForge Arena.

News and Links:

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

http://6abc.com/traffic/truck-crashes-spills-pennies-on-i-95-in-delaware/1502898/

https://www.polygon.com/2017/10/30/16570538/report-gamestop-offering-all-you-can-eat-subscription-to-used-games

https://www.archives.gov/press/press-releases/nr18-05

See Nineof12 Thursday at 7PST – http://ritualmisery.com/

Contact Guest: instagram.com/crowestoons or on facebook.com/questforgedarena