Episode 15: City of stars, are you shining just for me?
Time Covered: 1:15 PM CST 12/7/16 - 2:30 PM CST 12/20/16 Pages Spanned: 290-316 Insider: NO Infinitypass: NO Music Discussion Quality: 7 Off Topic Banter Quality: 7 Heat Index: Simmer for 26 minutes pages Path of discussion: What made the 2016 lineup suck? > Is there a realistic barometer for the average Roo lineup? > A decent mock is posted > EDM talk > Sigur Ros tour dates > People start creating mocks of varying quality off of that decent mock > Waffle House SJ > Late Nights are discussed > Banana_Ass 's clashfinder is found > "How to do Roo right" (Ez-UP. Always.) > Congrats Launchpad McQuack and Pepe Silvia . > Good TV > Apparently we circlejerk (they must have been new) > Sigur Ros is out > A Perfect Circle? > People try to defend MGMT's live show > Shit gets ranked > hall and oates misspelling jokes > Random shit > Fan theories
Time Covered: 2:30 PM CST 12/20/16 - 4:00 PM CST 1/3/17 Pages Spanned: 316-330 Insider: NO Infinitypass: NO Music Discussion Quality: 8 Off Topic Banter Quality: 3 Heat Index: Hotter than Mafia 97, that's for sure Path of Discussion: The first Roo Clue is Getter > Where does Lady Gaga fall on a lineup? (#2 or #3 IMO) > Wishful thinking on multiple fronts (y'all are not reaching 500, and the Weeknd is not a 4) > More overrated: Radiohead or MMJ? (I still like them, but MMJ) > Katy is a fucking saint for dealing with the FB group > So U2 performing The Joshua Tree will be an actual thing, then > Reddit does not know the meaning of the word "insider" here > Return of the Trolls > The festival landscape is discussed > Favorite Roo Top 20? > Roo Clue #2 is Borgore (that thread might need its own recap, but don't ask me) > Damn Millennials! (I didn't know my dad had an Inforoo account...) > New music! > Bottlerock > Coachella
Mock of the Day: Brought to you by our Goldenvoice overlords
Time Covered: 4:00 PM CST 1/3/17 - 11:00 PM CST 1/4/17 Pages Spanned: 330-336 Insider: NO Infinitypass: NO Music Discussion Quality: 7 Off topic Banter Quality: 6 Heat Index: hot as a New York summer Path of Discussion: The GovBall lineup drops > Roo lineup 1/11 AT 7 IN THE FUCKING MORNING > top level EDM acts are debated (Flume) > People post their wishes for GovBall crossover > kpowers posts a good mock, but it has 21P (or TOP, or idgaf) > safox tries, so hard, to defend himself > Mark Ronson vs Kevin Parker is lamer than you'd expect > So many mocks > People would laugh if Roo passed on Chance > Kid Cudi and Wiz should be on mocks > which 90s buttrock nostalgia act are we getting this time? > Chris Rock > Is Chance a legit HL? (Maybe?) > Air > Phoenix > I don't even know what gets posted > Are Coloring Book and Awaken, My Love overrated (Both, in their own special ways)
Time Covered: 11:00 PM CST 1/4/17 - 11:00 AM CST 1/11/17 Pages Spanned: 336-375 Insider: NO Infinitypass: NO Music Discussion Quality: 5 Off topic Banter Quality: -2 Heat Index: HOT. Path of Discussion: Bad mocks > Burgers (Seriously, y'all need to get a Jucy Lucy at least once) > the newbie fucks up > Subs (WHY IS THERE NOT A POTBELLY'S IN COMO FFS) > Gumby's! > King T makes a mock, fools people > /r/Bonnaroo jokes > King Crimson > U2 tour dates > Is U2 for the kids? > Wait is U2 hLing another festival? (dunno) > Launchy and Juggs' bet make a return appearance > South Park > ...stuff! > The SK lineup drops (it's good, not great. If I don't have to pay for the hotel I'd go) > Y'all get fooled into thinking this was a good sign for Roo > SHIT HITS THE FAN. > Shit gets ranked > Everyone sleeps on Animal Kingdom and Hollywood Studios in their DW park rankings (although tbh I liked Universal better the last time I went. Fight me.) > People rank shit. AGAIN. > And then...