A Band of Gamers (ABOG) - Video Games & Music
Three best mates podcasting about video games and music. Formerly a more serious endeavor and now an excuse to hang out, talk about their favorite hobbies and drink a few brews. Listen in for gaming talk and to discover new music you may have missed otherwise.

An annual tradition, ABOG's favorite albums and video games end of the year extravaganza. Hear the third annual foty show jam packed with host and listener favorites and maybe a little too much holiday cheer. Includes favorites from both music and games of the video variety.

Special guest Karl joins the crew forming an ABOG power trio that spans the globe.

Ice Breaker- If there could be a caption under your name in your high school yearbook, what would it say?

Side A: Music (0:07:00)

Music- Host and listener favorite albums, songs, gigs, album covers and colored vinyl released in 2014

Side B: Video Games (1:50:00)

Games of the Video Variety- Host and listener favorite video games, indie games and consoles played this past year

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Merry Christmas Everyone!

This episode was recorded live using mixing board audio and due to some issues with Skype has a few audio hiccups.

Direct download: ABOG_Podcast_Ep55_Favorites_of_the_Year_2014.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:50am CDT

Joel throws musical paint at a blank canvas whilst releasing some tension and Shane gets stood up and rained on by the best dynamic weather an umbrella can withstand.

Ice Breaker- What animal do you resemble?

Side A: Music (0:05:15)

Music talk- Keyboards in rock music, Joel's coworker and the larger picture; his perceived double standard

Listening To- C.J. Ramone Last Chance To Dance, Damon Albarn & The Heavy Seas Live at Royal Albert Hall, The Honorary Title from Enjoy the Ride Records, Johnny Marr Playland, First Aid Kit live at Lakeland College, Volcano Choir and Sylvan Esso live at Turner Hall 11/30/14, Pearl Jam live in Milwaukee mp3 files

All music played with permission:

Side B: Video Games (1:30:30)

Video Games- Digital holiday sales, NCAA Football 2014, Little Big Planet 3 (PS4), Driveclub's dynamic weather, Killzone 3 Sundays (PS3), Nano Assault Neo X (PS4), Geometry Wars 3 (PS4), Grand Theft Auto V (PS4), Plants Vs Zombies Garden Warfare (PS4) for free during the PlayStation Experience.

Email your favorite album and/or video game released in 2014 by 12/23/14 and it will be shared on the next episode. Email@ABOGpod.com

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Links: iTunes // Subscribe // Website // Twitter @ABandOfGamers@FivespotJoel@skippynixx@srathem // Email ABOGpod@gmail.com // ABOGpod.com

Direct download: ABOG_Podcast_Ep54_No_Comment.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:35pm CDT

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