Thursday, 20 July 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 284


More Killer Bs from Coop, Miggins and Lagger utilise a far wider range of letters.



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Thee Songs: 
Transport Overseas – Ten Benson 
Slug Song – The Clean 
Several Yards (Foxtrot) – Stack Waddy 
Every Night – Joe White 
Bounce Me Johnny – The Slickers 
Wind Storm – Crystalites 
She Don’t Care About Time – The Byrds 
Farmer John – Bloods 
Fearless Vampire Killers – Bad Brains 
Daddy’s Going to County Jail – Wesley Willis 
Defcon 3 – Man Or Astro-Man? 
Brahma – Hooded Fang 
Kowalski – Primal Scream 
Before the Evening/s Thru – The Vacant Lots 
Spoon – Can 
Something’s Got to Give (Live) – Beastie Boys 
Click Click – The Beat 
Who Care What the Version Is? – The Bees 
City Hoppers – Ten Benson 
By You – Fugazi 
My Infatuation – The Contortions 
Last Letter – Fergus & Geronimo 
Sugar Baby – Crystal Stilts 
I’d Much Rather Be With the Boys – Reigning Sound 
I Wanna Be A Star – The Black Jaspers 
Time’s Up – Buzzcocks 
Yellow Brick Road – Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band

Friday, 14 July 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 283


Today's show is brought to you in conjunction with the letter B (at least Coop's songs are, and two of Miggins coincidentally). Laggers keeps the B card firmly hidden in the back pocket of his beige crushed velvet leisure suit.



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Thee Songs: 

Maybellene – Chuck Berry

Have Fun – Bleeding Knees Club

Izhar Bhi Mushkil Hai – Nisar Bazmi

The Claw – Ten Benson

My Own Private P. Swayze – The Male Nurse

Precaution – Pylon

La Llarona – Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds

Entrance Song – The Black Angels

Stone Cold – The Black Lips

Brave Exhibitions – Boys Next Door

Grilled Cheese – Boris the Sprinkler

Mambo Sun – The Bongos

No Golden Throat – Lizzie Mercier Descloux

We Ain’t Coming Back – Yussuf Jerusalem

Lucie – Fungi Girls

Kim’s Watermelon Gun – The Flaming Lips

Yonder Is Closer to the Heart – Parquet Courts

I Can Make It Without You Baby – The Innovations

I Love the way You Love – Bunny Brown

Seven Day Weekend – Gary U.S. Bonds

A New England – Billy Bragg

Turn Me Well – Micachu

The Mayor of Emerald City – Die Goldenen Zitronen

Just Let Go –The Seeds

By Water – Stratis

Kindling for the Master (Major Swellings Remix – Vocal) – Stephen Malkmus

Listen to the Music – David Candy

Friday, 7 July 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 282


The usual luverly mixture of newies and oldies from Laggers and Miggins. Coop starts a twice monthly alphabetical trawl through his record boxes and shelves in a bid to dig a bit deeper into his collection. This show is brought to you by the letter A.



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Thee Songs: 
Christopher Robin – Melanie 
Slow Peace – Stanley Brinks and the Kaniks 
Dried Out Dream – The Pheromoans 
Take Me To The Girl (12” Mix) – The Associates 
Busted (Michaelangelo Version) – Barry Adamson 
Oh, Aurelia – Acid Baby Jesus 
Red Right Hand – Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds 
Do You Like Me – Fugazi 
I Do Dream You – Jennifer Gentle 
Tablet of Linear B – Wild Billy Chyldish and The Spartan Dreggs 
Eyes On the Floor – Omni 
Mum’s the Word – Chain & the Gang 
Guess I’m Falling In Love – The A-Bones 
Animal and Men – Adam and the Ants 
White Shoes – Atomic Suplex 
El Camino – Ween 
Stairway to Croydon – Dan Melchior 
Estalacticas – Juana Molina 
Mary Jane – Slim Twig 
Unwrap the Fiend Pt 2 – Thee Oh Sees 
That’s What You Get For Falling Out of Bed – Grandaddy 
(If You Think You’re) Groovy – P.P. Arnold 
29 – The Abigails 
Dr Fantastic – Apple Pie and Custard 
The Gardener – Rudimentary Peni 
Animals – Spider King 

Piledriver – Dennis the  Fox 

Friday, 30 June 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 281


Yellow grass, misty water, hogs in the bush, booty coolers....we've got all this and more this week.



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Thee tunes:
With You In Mind – Yussuf Jerusalem
Cosoco – Juana Molina
A Human Being – Ryan Sambol
Here’s A Heart – Lyres
North Hollywood Microwaves – Pink Mountaintops
Outsmarted – The Hives
Ride My See Saw – The Moody Blues
Je Suis Content – Jacques Dutronc
Yellow Grass – Monks
Communication Breakdown Part II – Man Or Astro-Man
Hogs in the Bush – Useless Eaters
Me and J.G. Ballard – Dan Melchior’s Broke Revue
Dots in the Fog – The Blind Shakes
Booty Cooler – Shuggie Otis
Future Shock – Curtis Mayfield
Stool Pigeon – Kid Creole & the Coconuts
My Street – ESG
Hoolah Hoolah – Can
In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida – Iron Butterfly
Descarga Espectacular – Fruko Y Sus Tesos
What Have I Done – Peter Grudzien
Fancy Dance – John Barry
Yer Comes the Funky Man – Bob French’s Storyville Jazz Band
Mashed Potato – Witch
The Strangle of Anna – The Moonlandingz
Le Jeu Du telephone – Caroline
Misty Water – The Buffets

Friday, 23 June 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 280


Bonjour! It's our yearly transmission from Cannes. D'accord!



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Transmission 280
Big Bend Gal – Shelor Family
No Longer A Sweetheart of Mine – Dillard & Clark
Jim Cain – Bill Callahan
Workin All the Time – King Lollipop
Billy B Childish – Thee Mighty Caesars
Palm Trees – Baxter Dury
Cool Breeze – Big Youth
I’m Gonna Git Ya – Betty Harris
Soul Sauce – Cal Tjader
Moskow Discow – Telex
Killing Ghosts – Ennanga Vision
Stormy High – Black Mountain
La Cara Del Payaso – Galileo Y Su Banda
Day Of Spirit Man – Monk Hughes & the Outer Realm
Total Commitment – The Staches
Pubgrub – The Rebel
Hand In Your Head – Money Mark
The Great Defender – The Almighty Defenders
Love Potion #9 – Nancy Sit
It’s A Cry’n Shame – The Gentlemen
I Think I’m In Love (Chemical Brothers Vocal Mix) – Spiritualized
Jacayl – The Ceyleib People
My Baby – Los Mockers
Sanctuary – The Weinberg Method
Dying Alive – Singapore Sling
Mad Man – The Hives

Psycho Girls – Willy Wonka



Thursday, 15 June 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 279


The new pollution is here.............



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Transmission 279
My Bones My Flesh + Me – The Beets
Panis Et Circenses – Os Mutantes
What Goes On (Version 1) – The Velvet Underground
Like A Football – Ennanga Vision
Komedahead – Andy Votel
I.D.S. – The Moonlandingz
Cumbia De Sal – Cumbia En Moog
I Couldn’t Get Off – David Cronenberg’s Wife
Three Men In A Van – John Shuttleworth
The Rolling Clouds – Paul Baribeau
Down By the Waterside – The Wave Pictures
Albion – The Buff Medways
Miedo – Gaudalupe Plata
Beardsman Ska – The Skatalites
Do On My Feet (What I Did in the Street) – Dewey Terry
Carry Me Out – The Lounge Lizards
Brass Monkey – Beastie Boys
Jymmy Renda-Se – Tom Ze
Shake the Foundation – Radio 4
Dirty Headlines – Royal Trux
Wolfman Jack – Todd Rundgren
Un Garcon Dit A Une Fille – Liz Brady
Peckham Boys – Tangerines
La Decouverte – Lucas Trouble
I Hear A New World – Joe Meek
Enter the Mirror – Les Rallizes Denudes

Jet In Jungle – Damaged Bug



Thursday, 8 June 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 278


What a beautiful sunny morning punks!



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Transmission 278
Arnie – Ice Cream Sargent – Billy Childish & Sexton Ming
I Want to Go Back to Detroit City – Andre Williams
Rick James Style – Lemonheads
Destroy the Youth – Charge
Brixton – The Straps
The Serenade Is Dead – Conflict
Winner Blues – Sonic Youth
Please Stop Fucking Each Other – Country Teasers
White Cliffs of Dover – Robins
The Devil’s in League With You – Vic Godard & Subway Sect
Rip It Up – Orange Juice
Bill For the Use of A Body – Chain & the Gang
Noise Noise Noise – The Damned
Smiling My Life Away – Case
Just Like Me – The Adicts
Cheese and Onion – The Rutles
Broken Household Appliance National Forest – Grandaddy
Someday Soon – Harlem
I Bought My Eyes – Ty Segall Band
Harvest Moon – Neil Young
Someday – The Edwin Hawkins Singers
War Across the Nation – Chelsea
Ballet Dance – Rubella Ballet
The Time of My Life – Manufactured Romance
For Lease – Total Control
I Don’t Care If U Disrespect Me (Just So You Love Me) – The Frogs

Worried Man Blues – The Carter Family


The last in the series "Fun With Fag Packets".