Podcast: Once in a Lifetime Experience

Robert Avery
Jun 23 · 2 min read

Show notes from the Austin Anthem Podcast, your source for Austin FC, Austin Soccer Supporter, and Austin Community news.

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This week all four hosts are back together to discuss the atmosphere of our first home match and preview the next two matches against Minnesota and Columbus. As a special treat Conor goes full stats nerd on our third DP slot. Music by Think No Think.

Anthem Updates / Upcoming Events

  • Wednesday Watch Parties — South Location Easy Tiger South Lamar, North Location Whitestone Brewery
  • Sunday Watch Party — Circle Brewing
  • Sign the Petition to bring NWSL2Austin

Austin FC Updates

  • First Home Match Atmosphere
  • San Jose Recap
  • One DP Slot open — Who could it be?
  • Minnesota and Columbus Previews

World Soccer Updates

  • The Danish fairytale — they make the Euro 2020 knock-out stages!


  • Recap of Anthem Host Prediction Table — Matt and Conor 20 Pts, Robert 16 Pts, Mark 11 Pts
  • 3 Matches — Portland v Minnesota, Houston Dash v Orlando Pride, Wales v Denmark


  • Austin Anthem is a Supporters Group for Austin FC. Catch-up with us online or on social media and become a member at AustinAnthem.org.
  • 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.
  • We close out today’s pod with a popular local band Think No Think, a noisy and melodic rock and roll three-piece consisting of guitarist Johnny Dowey, bass player Lee Adams, and drummer Nick Bakke. You can find them on the socials @thinknothink . The song is called “I Don’t Mind”, and we hope you enjoy it.
  • 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 podcast@austinanthem.org. We’d love to showcase more Austin music and musicians to Austin soccer fans.
  • Your hosts this week were Robert Avery @rlavery161, Matt Barbour @matt_barbour, Mark Turner @LWOSMarkTurner and Conor Heffernan @ConorJHeffernan
  • Remember to leave us a review and subscribe to the show. Send tips on how to make the show better to podcast@austinanthem.org

Austin Anthem is the independent supporters group for Austin FC, the Major League Soccer club of Austin, Texas.

Austin Anthem

The Official Soccer Supporters Group of Austin FC