The Unheard Nerd Movie Podcast Episode #6 [Holy Batmobile!]

January 31, 2013

John and Will fill another hour of your life with a look at the latest movie news and rumours with the usual spattering of mis-information, scepticism and general taking of the piss.

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Includes the results of our question of the week: Which is the best Batmobile of all time?

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On this weeks show:

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Star Wars: With news of J.J. Abrams involvement as director still fresh at the time of recording John and Will discuss how that's likely to pan out and rule out the involvement of original poster artist Drew Struzan.

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Robotech: Warner Bros look to be making a live action version of the Robotech anime which sounds very similar to Pacific Rim. Will goes on a rant about the Pacific Rim trailer.

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Justice League: John reveals which heroes we can expect to see in DC's answer to the avengers.

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The Leprechaun: The cheesy series of films starring Warwick Davis looks to be getting a re-boot.

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Dredd: A Prop Store auction could seal the kiss of death for a sequel to the recent Dredd re-boot.

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Interlude: John and Will discuss the responses to this week's question giving shout outs and argue the merits of each Batmobile.

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Guardians Of The Galaxy: Jim Carey and Adam Sandler on the list for Marvel?

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47 Ronin: Posters appear, and then disappear. Fake or not? Hear what John thinks.

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Teddy Bear: Based on a single image that caught the internet's imagination Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson is rumoured to be in line for the movie adaptation.

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Terminator 5: It looks like Arnie will be back again and again and again. Wait. Surely killer robots don't age... do they?

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Kickstarter: A campaign is under way to bring the story of Tim Burton's failed Superman movie to screen in a documentary. Check out the Kickstarter page here.

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Follow us on twitter for news and comment as it happens: John @UKFilmNerd and Will @TheUnheardNerd

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The Unheard Nerd Movie Podcast Episode #5 [Salted Or Sweet?]

January 24, 2013

John and Will fill another hour of your life with a look at the latest movie news and rumours with the usual spattering of mis-information, scepticism and general taking of the piss.

- Includes the results of our question of the week (asked on twitter): Which do you prefer, Salted or sweet popcorn?

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On this weeks show:

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Jurassic Park 4: A June 2014 release date for the fourth instalment of the pre-historic franchise.

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Robopocalypse: Put on hold indefinitely... or is it? Will Chris Hemsworth and Anne Hathaway actually take part in this Spielberg sci-fi flick.

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Gremlins: Warner Bros latest attempts to shit on our youth and putting pressure on Spielberg.

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Christopher Nolan: A new Sci-Fi epic written by his brother Jonathan to be his next film project.

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Disney: Looking into the possibility of putting the Star Wars TV series into production.

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Gravity: From Warner Bros, a Sci-Fi thriller starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney.

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Michael Bay progresses this project with writers working the script.

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Heat Seekers: And why Point Break and The Fast & The Furious are the same film.

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Snow Piercer: Yes, it's really called Snow Piercer. A perpetual engined train survives the apocalypse.

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Ted2: Mark Whalberg confirms that work is underway on the the sequel to the disapointing first instalment.

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Hercules: Because the world needs a new Hercules movie. Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson is set to star.

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The Muppets: Can Ricky Gervais possibly tone down the smugness for the sequel to the most recent Muppets film?

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Pirates Of The Caribbean FIVE!!!!: That's right, five! Scheduled for possibly the busiest month in 2015.

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Follow us on twitter for news and comment as it happens: John @UKFilmNerd and Will @TheUnheardNerd

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NEXT EPISODES QUESTION: Which is the greatest Batmobile of all time? TV/Film/Animated Series/Comics inclusive.

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The Unheard Nerd Episode #14

January 23, 2013

Your host Will invites you to join him for another hour of the best in Nerdcore and Indie Hip-Hop spending a little time to look at recent submissions, news and commentary.

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Music this week comes from:

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XoC & Milk-Plus - The Masters

VPC 2011 Compilation

nerdcorenow.bandcamp.com

From last year's Nerdcore Now, Vocalist/Producer Challenge come The Masters from Milk-Plus and XoC. The VPC is back for 2013 with a strong line-up of participants. The first challenge is currently underway.

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Sketch - LOser

The Killing Joke Mixtape

sketchmusik.bandcamp.com

Going back to play a track from the artist formally known as Sketch (Now Lex Lingo) from his Killing Joke Mixtape.

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Southside - Roboto

Science Diction

scrubclubrecords.com

From the 2011 album Science Diction this short but sweet track is available to download for free from Scrub Club Records.

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Optimus Rhyme - Ford Vs. Chevy

Optimus Rhyme

optimusrhyme.com

Going back in time to play a classic track from the legendary Seattle hip-hop band.

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Kudos The Kid - Impulse

Yonder

kudosthekid.bandcamp.com

A recent submission to the site that I've not had time to write about yet but worth checking out, we play the stand-out track, Impulse.

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Nursehella - Geekend Freakout

Second Coming

nursehella.bandcamp.com

Nursehella releases her long overdue debut full-length album. Something of a figurehead for the Nerdcore scene, her reputation far outweighs her musical output. Time to change all that.

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Doug Funnie - Big Kid Remix ft Sammus, Lefty, Richie Branson & Random aka MegaRan

dougfunnie.bandcamp.com

An epic remix of the track Big Kid (originally featuring MC Lars) from the album Head In The Cloudz.

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Muneshine - Back To The Future ft Elmnt & Kydd

There Is Only Today Remixes

muneshine.bandcamp.com

As Muneshine drops a video for the title track from the album There Is Only Today we take a listen to a track from the remix album

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Mikal kHill - Mr SelfdestrukHt

Buy Product

mikalkhill.bandcamp.com

One half of the Thought Criminals with a track from the E.P. Buy Product produced by Romero Shaw.

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Adam Warrock - Mjolnir

adamwarrock.com

More free music from Adam Warrock, this time paying tribute to Marvel comic's Thor, or more specifically, Thor's hammer Mjonir.

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MC Frontalot - Nerd Life

newrelic.com

Something of a promotion song for New Relic comes a new track with accompanying video from the god-father of Nerdcore Hip-Hop.

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Aeon Grey - Milk & Bullets

Uncommon Records - Burner 2

uncommonrecords.bandcamp.com

The debut release from Aeon Grey for Uncommon Records taken from their forthcoming compilation album Burners 2.

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The Whole Damme Delegation - Superseed

[EP]

wholedammed.bandcamp.com

From the E.P. titled [EP], The Whole Damme Delegation fronted by Navi bring a loose hip-hop vibe.

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Kabuto The Python - Adoption ft funky49 & MC Lars

The Parseltongue Mixtape

scrubclubrecords.com

One from the archives this is a rough but really cool track from way back featuring funky49 and MC Lars from Kabuto's twenty eight track mixtape.

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The Unheard Nerd Episode #13

January 16, 2013

The first 'proper' show of the new year and one designed to kick-start 2013 with lots of fresh tunes and some uplifting tracks to dust away the new year blues.

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Music this week comes from:

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Fraction x Fresh Kils - That's A Rap

Extra Science

fraction.bandcamp.com

Grab this as a name your price release while you can. Released last year, this album is blisteringly good.

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Jesse Dangerously -Bring Your Girlfriend To Rap Day (Double Ice Backfire Remix)

Humble & Brilliant

dangerously.bandcamp.com

This remix can be found alongside the album version on Jesse's bandcamp page. Jesse has had a lot of trouble getting the vinyl version of the album out but after a year the crowd funded LP will be winging it’s way to backers soon.

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Mega ran - We Salute You *Gitaroo Man* ft Miranda

Time And Space

megaran.com

Released exclusively via destructoid.com Time And Space is a project where fans got to choose which video game music was used.

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Doug Funnie - Hi-Ho (9 to 5)

Head In The Cloudz

dougfunnie.bandcamp.com

Head In The Cloudz is a listenable album with plenty to enjoy but little production issues tarnish it ever so slightly. MC Lars features on Big Kid.

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MC Lars x KRS One -The Gospel Of Hip-Hop (DJ Roborob Remix)

The Ill Remixes Vol 2

mclars.bandcamp.com

DJ Roborob adds a dubstep touch to the track. MC Ohm-I also adds his talents to Flow Like Poe.

MC Lars - Bookshelf on Ownshelf.com and playing all dates on Warped tour and Slam Dunk Festival.

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MC Wreckshin - Coffee

Dubstep Is Magic

scrubclubrecords.com

Shaking away the cobwebs of 2012 and injecting caffeine straight into the veins for an energised 2013.

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Too Many T's x Savage Henry - Why Did You Do It (Remix)

Ghettofunk Icons Volume 3

ghettofunk.co.uk

The cheeky pair from London team up with Savage Henry to respectfully remix this classic track for Ghettofunk.co.uk. 35 artists in total have remixed 30 tracks to form a free album containing over 2 hours of party tunes.

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Queen Elizabeth -Flying Steps

Sleepless In Seattle

queenlizreigns.com

Production by DJ Fes One. Her new EP is due out on the 1st of February. Queen Liz appeared on MC Ohm-I's release Words More Better specifically designed to gain exposure for unknown rappers.

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Milo - Monologion

Things That Happen At Night

hellfyreclub.bandcamp.com

New out from Milo and part of a double EP, things that happen at day/night. Follow up to Milo Takes Baths and I Wish My Brother Rob Was Here. Production values are greatly improved over his previous work.

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Sulfur - Turtle Power 2012 (IDW version)

Srsface Vol 1

sulfur.bandcamp.com

From Sulfur's recent EP paying tribute to his love of IDW publishing a re-imagining of the a turtles story now entering it's second year. Check out Sulfur's review of the series on the website.

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Adam Warrock = Futurama Theme (Remix)

Planet Express EP

adamwarrock.com

Adam Warrock pays tribute to Futurama with this latest free EP. By the time you’ve read this segment he’s already written and released another EP about you reading about his new EP. Truth.

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Wordburglar - The Route

The Dirty Sample - The Dreamixes

handsolorecords.bandcamp.com

Originally found on Burglaritis this remix appeared on The Dreamixes in July 2010. As found on the Hand Solo bandcamp page along with lots of other releases.

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Torrentz – Ninja Vanish

Nerdcore International

scrubclubrecords.com

From the forthcoming new album from the internet nerdcore super-group comes Ninja Vanish. The new album, Nerdcore International, is nearing completion.

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The Unheard Nerd Podcast [2012 In Review]

January 4, 2013

Will takes a look back at the highs and lows of 2012 from the albums, singles and videos released to the MC Chris shit-storm and the friends the nerd community lost along with news and highlights from theunheardnerd.com.

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Music this week comes from:

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Adam Warrock - Fuck SOPA

Backburner - Heatwave

MC Frontalot - Stoop Sale

Soup Or Villainz - High Science ft Adam Warrock & NES-T

Ghettosocks - The Invincible

Wordburglar - Croque Monsieur

Richie Branson - Super Nintendo Sega Genesis ft Random

Swamp Thing -123

Superpowerless / Madhatter / MC Wreckshin - Little Man (MC Chris Diss)

An Hobbes - Year Of Tomorrow

Safari Al - Between The Trees (Antidepressant Outro)

The Herbaliser - March Of The Dead Things (Night Of The Necromantics)

Whoremoans - Camp And Snipe ft MC Gigahertz

Adam Warrock - City Beautiful

Wordburglar - Sufficiently Suffonsified

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Thanks for listening.

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