BSP Episode 228: This is Spinal Tap
Part 5 of our 5 part Rock ‘n Roll series
Release date: 3/2/1984
- Rob Reiner
- Karen Murphy
- Christopher Guest
- Michael McKean
- Harry Shearer
- Rob Reiner
- Marty DiBergi
- David St. Hubbins
- Nigel Tufnel
- Derek Smalls
1:03 2012 RPG Podcast Listeners’ Survey – TAKE THE SURVEY!
3:28 Prometheus – Happy Birthday, David.
4:05 David discusses watching Michael Fassbender urinate.
5:10 Host reviews.
8:00 This is the one time the pod didn’t open, why didn’t they show all the other times?
8:25 David (unless you’re Tony, then he’s Adam) has hairballs.
8:50 David’s the only one at the table who could shave and pull off a Wolverine.
9:25 David admitted that he fast-forwarded every time a song started… you what??
9:35 Big Bottom… Sex Farm.
9:40 I’m gonna plow your beanfield!
9:48 My silo is rising!
10:10 The hosts loved the cameos.
10:42 David: Who’s Angelica Houston? Jill: (sighing) Oh my God.
11:40 What Jill liked…
12:10 What Tony liked…
12:25 Rob Reiner’s awkward hand movements.
12:45 Rob Reiner in spandex? There isn’t a pod big enough!
13:12 Some else’s vomit. You can’t dust for vomit.
14:15 The bass player with the pipe, he’s the intellectual one.
14:45 Jill dared to say it… Nic Cage is not aging well!
15:00 David will take any Nic Cage he can get.
15:10 How did Lenny Kosnowski become David St. Hubbins?
15:52 Stonehenge sh*% was hysterical!
16:10 We have armadillos in our pants!
17:23 Trivia time with Jill.
18:00 Is Spinal Tap a real band?
18:40 Darrell discusses Spinal Tap’s DVD releases and copywriting issues.
19:20 Help, we are going into the pop business!
20:00 Well, we’re huge in Japan.
20:34 The hosts get sentimental with lyrics.
20:35 My baby fits me like a flesh torpedo, I love to sink her with my pink torpedo.
20:45 Talk about mud flaps, my baby’s got ‘em!
21:00 The looser the waistband, the deeper the quicksand. Or so I have read.
21:08 Drives me out of my mind. How can I leave this… behind?
21:27 Lick my love pump.
21:35 It’s a mix between Mozart and Bach.
22:00 Oh, she’s dead. What? No. Yeah. No. No, she’s not dead. You’re right.
22:45 Geoff: Part of the brilliance of the movie was the gradual deterioration of the band’s success as represented by dwindling Americana.
23:09 And the puppets have a bigger dressing room.
23:55 Odd sexual references to Deuce and Luke.
24:45 Mr. Bentley from The Jeffersons.
25:30 Their other movies; A Mighty Wind, Best in Show, For Your Consideration, Waiting for Guffman.
25:55 They named the drummers after the different “Curly” characters from The Three Stooges.
26:25 A nice wrap-up to the Rock Series.
26:35 David was disappointed by the lack of penis in the movie.
26:50 Well, there WAS the cucumber!
27:23 Instead of a movie where a nobody becomes a rock star (Rock Star), this was a movie about how a rock star can become a nobody.
28:00 Back to Rock Star, lamenting the fact that Jennifer Aniston didn’t get naked.
28:36 David wants Tony to record a parody video, playing the part of all three characters.
28:45 Challenge accepted (yet… I’ve seen no such video).
29:00 Spinal Tap-only karaoke at David’s Cinco de Mayo party.
29:44 Broken mailboxes and more vomit.
30:10 David’s beloved track pants.
30:30 Darrell wraps this party up by stating that This Is Spinal Tap is rated by The Library of Congress as one of the Top 100 Movies of all Time.
31:10 David’s turned on by lists.
31:20 Melina calls David to get the story straight.
32:30 Relationship pro-tip from David.
33:18 Is that Sauron’s University? U of I?
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This episode was recorded: 5/9/2012