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The Austin FC Era of MLS Begins!

The Austin FC Era of MLS Begins!

Episode 68: Claire Partain from Austonia News guest co-hosts with Matt, Conor, and Mark to celebrate the first MLS match of Austin FC, look ahead to the match against the Colorado Rapids, and to rant on the short-lived Super League. Music by Calliope Musicals.Anthem Updates / Upcoming Events 4/24: Austin FC vs Colorado Rapids Adelbert's Brewery 2314 Rutland Dr - Kickoff at 8, fun starts at 6:30pm. $3 cans of Dale! and $2 nachos from The Hot Box Diner food truck! A matchday outdoor seating area with screens and audio for the match to compliment the indoor seating Away travel! Get tickets now for Colorado, Minnesota, Kansas City, or Nashville Austin FC Updates Lincoln Rose named lead radio broadcaster Austin FC versus LAFC Game Recap Travel to LA Atmosphere in/around the stadium Biggest watch party in Austin at Circle Brewing Oh yeah, the match! Austin FC versus Rapids Preview 0-0 v FCD in opener Starting XI projections or changes Players to watch Predictions Recap of Anthem Host Prediction Table: Robert: 3 Pts, Conor: 1 Pt, Matt and Mark: 0 Pts Prediction Picks this week... World Soccer UpdatesThe Super League - Recapping what's happened Wrap-up Austin Anthem is the Supporters Group for Austin FC. Catch-up with us online and become a member online at and on social media. Anthem merchandise is available on our online store. Free shipping of fantastic grackle gear for in the stands or around Austin. Merch money goes to fund our non-profit’s operation. Today we close out the pod with Calliope Musicals, a group NPR has labelled "a perennial favorite at SXSW," and they have just been named KUTX's April Artist of the Month.  Their sound goes beyond a normal description, so we'll just let you soak in their latest track called "Moonchaser."  You can find out more about the band and see some amazing visuals on Instagram @calliopemusicals. Thanks for listening! If you’d like to send us music to use in the pod or know some musicians who might be interested, drop us an email at We’d love to showcase more Austin music and musicians to Austin soccer fans. This episode was hosted by co-hosts: Matt Barbour @matt_barbour, Mark Turner @LWOSMarkTurner, Conor Heffernan @ConorJHeffernan, and special guest host from Austonia News, Claire Partain @partain_claire. Remember to leave us a review and subscribe to the show. Send tips on how to make the show better to Wear a mask. Get your shots. Be Verde.

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