Cancel the Apocalypse is a Community Programming show on KVRX Austin that focuses on rumors, news, and analysis of all your favorite Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and generally nerdy television shows, books, and movies, as well as a few that you might not have heard about! Tune in from 8PM-8:30PM central on 91.7FM Austin or stream online at kvrx.org!
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Season 02: Episode 03: Back from the Sarlacc Pit
That's right, just like Boba Fett, we've returned after an off week and are back from the dead! All hail the glorious Mandalores on CTA! Today we'll be talking about Bounty Hunters. They're the rootiest, tootiest (and often fruitiest) persons the galaxy has to offer.
|Space Dandy Theme Song||Space Dandy Bandy||Space Dandy|
Cancel the Apocalypse Season 02 Episode 02: 12 Years a Him: Into Darkness 3
Hey Gang, don't forget to tune in at our new showtime (8:30 pm Wednesday)! What will we talk about tonight? Boy oh Boy we bet you'd like to know. You're just dying to know aren't you? Yearning to know. Spazzing to know. Twitching to know. Aching to know. Sassy Pete knows and you can too. Tune in!
|Cancel the Apocalypse Theme "Song"||Nicky and Reed||CTA E.P.|
Cancel the Apocalypse Season 2, Episode 1: Renewal!
SURPRISE! We're back like Moriarty! Oops. But yes, as the portents have told, the birds of old have returned to Erebor, and the reign of the beast has ended! Cancel the Apocalypse is back on KVRX Austin 91.7 FM at 7:30 PM TONIGHT! We'll be discussing a variety of issues including Oscar nominations and SciFi/Fantasy fake versus battles. You know that show Deadliest Warrior? It's like that, but who will show up? Ewoks? Khaleesi? Sir Run Run Shaw? You'll have to tune in, hit up that Twitter page, or stream live on kvrx.org to find out!
(Aired January 16, 2014)
|Infusion||Jack Wall and Sam Hulick||Mass Effect OST|
|Tom Bombadil Theme||Turbine||Lord of the Rings Online OST|
Cancel the Apocalypse Episode ?: The Holiday Special! (Sort Of...)
Every franchise has that one headscratcher. So why not see CTA's very own Reed Devany take a break from the usual this "Winterim"? Inspired by historical influences in science fiction and fantasy, he choose some of his favorite tunes from the pages of history. Each song accompanies a story of value. Dive into Mr. Devany's past in a musical adventure the likes of which haven't been seen since Roger and Hammerstein's State Fair! With Clint graduated and Nicky out of town, Heaven only knows what this crazy ole' lunatic will cook up.
(Aired January 5th, 2014)
|Ricket's Hornpipe||Hesperus||Colonial America|
|Maiden Cane & Bonny Broom||Hesperus||Colonial America|
|Parting Friendship||Hesperus||Colonial America|
|Flowers of Edinburgh||Hesperus||Colonial America|
|Ubi Caritas||Connie Dover||Celtic Spirit|
|Seacht Suailci na Maighdine Muire||Aoife Ni Fhearraigh||Celtic Spirit|
|Kyrie Eleison, An Ghloir, An Phaidir||Aine Minogue||Celtic Spirit|
|Be Thou My Vision||The Anjali Quartet||Celtic Spirit|
|Salve Splendor||William Jackson||Celtic Spirit|
|Noelenn Brehed||Groupe Vocal Jef Le Penven||Celtic Spirit|
|Mo Ghra Thu||Aoife Ni Fhearraigh||Celtic Spirit|
|Bi, a losa, im Chroi-se||William Coulter||Celtic Spirit|
|Our Father, God Celestial||The Baltimore Consort||Celtic Spirit|
|Puer Natus||Aine Minogue||Celtic Spirit|
|The Christ Child's Lullaby||Sheena Wellington||Celtic Spirit|
Cancel the Apocalypse Episode XIII: The Phantom Turkey
On today's show the guys at Cancel the Apocalypse gets into the Thanksgiving cheer! We got some rumors from the Sci-Fi universe to talk about, and some awesome themed dished to fill up your dinner table this holiday season!
|Turkey Time||Harry Kindergarten||Single|
In light of recent events on the University of Texas campus, we're going to talk about everyone's favorite subject right now: Aliens! Tune in tonight at 8 CST on 91.7 FM KVRX and steaming online. Have any comments? Tweet US during the show (@CtARadio)
|Main Titles||James Newton Howard||Signs OST|
With the release of Thor: The Dark World this past weekend (which the CtA gang ventured to on Friday night), tonight's show will focus on the Marvel film franchise, Disney's purchase of it, and all the superhero-y goodness that we can fit into 30 minutes! Tune in at 8 PM on KVRX 91.7 FM or stream live on kvrx.org, and if you want to get involved in the conversation, tweet during the show (@CtARadio) so you can get a shout-out and be a STAR.
|Assault||Alan Silvestri||The Avengers OST|
Woohoo, it's a Monday night, which means it's CtA time! Tonight, we'll be canceling the apocalypse as we discuss the genre of mecha. Pacific Rim brought mecha to Hollywood in a really big way this past summer, so we'll dig into all the exciting things that involve big robots!
|Go Big or Go Extinct||Ramin Djawadi||Pacific Rim OST|
Good evening, fans! TONIGHT, on Cancel The Apocalypse, we'll be discussing various motion pictures that will be coming to that most silver of screens! Tune in at 8 PM on KVRX 91.7 FM or stream live on the KVRX website!
|The Riders of Rohan||Howard Shore||The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers OST|
Happy Monday, Facebook Fans! On TONIGHT'S episode of Cancel the Apocalypse, the gang will be jumping into the world of video games. Looking at the past, present, and future, they'll be discussing some of their favorite games along with the most exciting titles and consoles coming out in the not too distant future! Listen in at 8 PM on KVRX 91.7 FM or stream live on kvrx.org!
|The Greatest Journey||Marty O'Donnel and Michael Salvatore||Halo 3 OST|
Cancel the Apocalypse Episode VII: Episode VII
Cancel the Apocalypse Episode VII: The Episode about Star Wars Episode VII!!! Tonight, Nicky, Reed, and Clint will be discussing the future of one of the Star Wars saga! Ranging from speculation on characters and storylines to their own hopes for the series, CtA is very excited to finally dedicate a whole episode to one of their favorite series. Join in on the conversation on the Facebook page or on Twitter (@CtARadio). Tune in at 8 PM on KVRX 91.7 FM or stream live at kvrx.org!
|Clash of Destiny||Mark Griskey||The Old Republic OST|
Cancel the Apocalyse Episode VI: The Episode That Was Promised
Tonight, the gang will again host Aaron Mercier, the instructor of the Game of Thrones course at the University of Texas, in order to pick up where they left off last time. Get ready for character analysis, thematic discussion, and plenty speculation on the future of George R.R. Martin's series A Song of Ice and Fire! Tune in at 8 PM on KVRX 91.7 FM or stream live on kvrx.org!
|A Lannister Always Pays His Debts||Ramin Djawadi||Game of Thrones Season 3 OST|
Cancel the Apocalypse Episode V: A Mind Needs Books Like a Sword Needs a Whetstone
On today's Cancel the Apocalypse, the guys talk about some of their favorite books. The books covered today range from 30 year old cyberpunk classics to the most recent addition to the Star Wars Expanded Universe among others!
|Over Hill||Howard Shore||The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Original Motion Sound Track|
Cancel the Apocalypse Episode IV: The Golden Statue
Today Cancel the Apocalypse talks about how entertaining the 2013 Primetime Emmys were. Oh wait...
|A Beautiful Mine||RJD2||Magnificent City Instruments|
Cancel the Apocalypse Episode III: Hand of the King
Tonight on Cancel the Apocalypse, we will have our very first guest joining us! Aaron Mercier, instructor of the Game of Thrones course here at the University of Texas at Austin, will be in the studio answering questions and talking about George R.R. Martin's fantasy series, A Song of Ice and Fire.
|The Throne is Mine||Ramin Djawadi||Game of Thrones Season 2 OST|
Cancel the Apocalypse Episode II: It's a ruse! It's a restricting device! It's a wrap! Oops, gotta go, I'm double parked.
The guys of Cancel the Apocalyse talk about some random rumors and news in the science fiction universe, including the less than desireble name rumors for the next Star Wars, Benedict Cumberbatch as a lightsaber, helloooooo nurse (#TEAMWOLF), and ending with the nominations for the Primetime Emmys 2013.
|League of Legends Season 3||Praeco||Single|
Cancel the Apocalypse Episode I: Winter is Coming
We may be deep in the heart of Texas, but Winter is Coming, which means there’s plenty of Game of Thrones to talk about! In the premiere of Cancel the Apocalypse, we’ll be discussing our favorite parts of Game of Thrones Season 3 and dissecting the best rumors and news out there for the highly anticipated fourth season. Even though the wait for the new season will be long, dark, and full of terrors, you can rest assured Cancel the Apocalypse will pledge its honor to guide you through from this Monday night and all the Monday nights to come. Catch the show on Monday, September 2nd from 8:00PM to 8:30PM Central on KVRX Austin, 91.7 FM or stream live from kvrx.org!
|Pacific Rim Main Theme||Ramin Djawadi||Pacific Rim OST|