Friday, 23 January 2015

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 168


Join us in celebrating Miggins' 50th birthday, it's official, he's old! He's decided to change his name to Saga Man, for those of our overseas listeners who don't know about the joys of Saga, have a look here.

Enjoy this week's show all!



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Thee songs:
Peter Gunn Twist – The Jesters
Hot Buttered Buns – What’s Happening
Box Elder – Holly Golightly
I’m A New Person, Ma’am – Country Teasers
Snake Drive – R.L. Burnside
Heaps Deep – The Frowning Clouds
There’s A Secret to Your Pleasure – Slim Twig
London – Noonday Underground
Sunshine – Talk Normal
Birthday Blues – Wreckless Eric
Little Boxes – Notsensibles
Billy Two – The Clean
Demons – Super Furry Animals
Restons Français, Soyons Gaulois – Jacques Dutronc
Out of My Hands – The Endd
Ourico – Serguei
My Baby’s Into Witchcraft – The Yell
Don’t Ask the Question – Danny and the Darleans
Backstreet Girl – Broadway Lafayette
Mother’s Tin Moustache – Nobody’s Children
Neighbour Neighbour – Les Grys-Grys
Hop High Ladies – The Holy Modal Rounders
Lonely Boy – The King Khan & BBQ Show
Birthday Boy – The MBEs
I Was A Dead Duck – Archie Bronson Outfit
Tourmaline Witches – Warm Climate
I Love You All – The Soronprftbs

Friday, 16 January 2015

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 167


Happy Friday, tuck in........



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Thee songs:
Deado – Stephen Malkmus
Come Again – Au Pairs
Greedy G – Brentford All Stars
What Presence – Orange Juice
Severed Lips – Dinosaur Jr
The Grobe – Ween
A Roller Skating Jam Named “Saturdays” – De La Soul
Tunnel Vision – Yo La Tengo
The Wamboo – Del Shannon
Fanzine Ynfytyn – Datblygu
Negs – The Beale
Excursions – A Tribe Called Quest
Hey Sailor – The Detroit Cobras
Hip Flask Swagger - Dick Johnson
My My – Reigning Sound
Pea Green Coat – The Wave Pictures
The KKK Took My Baby Away – Ramones
Mama Said – The Shirelles
Little Bunnu Fofo – The Moldy Peaches
Mexican Seaford – Nirvana
Train-track – Wetdog
We’ve Written Our Song (And Done Our Duty) – The Spartan Dreggs
She Don’t Use Jelly – The Flaming Lips
No Spell – Thee Oh Sees
Splendid Isolation – The Bevis Frond
I Think I Smell A Rat – Diff’rent Stripes
Dollar in the Teeth – The Upsetters

Friday, 9 January 2015

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 166


We accept you, we accept you, one of us................. 

Welcome to the first show of 2015 featuring plenty of the records we got from Santa.



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Thee songs:
Big Chief Part 1 & 2 – Professor Longhair
Tiny Sticks – ESG
This Will Be Our Year – The Zombies
Manns – The Beale
Trehorne Beach Song – Wetdog
Alocatel – Mexican Institute of Sound
Sedative – Babyshambles
Do It Again – Edwyn Collins
All By Myself – Heartbreakers
Road To Utah – Pere Ubu
The Girl With the Wandering Eye – The Hitsville House Band
Zero Emission – Wild Billy Childish & CTMF
Dr. Buck’s Letter – The Fall
By the Time I Get to Arizona – Public Enemy
Respect – Kukumbas
You’re So Right – The Strokes
Vegetable – Acid Baby Jesus
Platypus – The Clean
Marnie – Virginia Wing
Milkshake Baby – Jack Oblivian
Astral Plane – The Modern Lovers
H.S. Art – Swell Maps
From the Tome to the Womb – The Orange Wedge
Have You Seen My Son – Benjamin Booker
So Alone – Ty Segall
Cellophane – King GIzzard & the Lizard Wizard

Friday, 2 January 2015

Thee Polyvinyl Craftsmen's Most Played Artists of 2014


To start the new year here's our annual round-up of our most-played artists of the previous year in video form. Many of the usual suspects in attendance, so in reverse order here is our 2014 top ten.

10. The Jesus and Mary Chain



9. (Joint) Wreckless Eric (various) & The Fat White Family





8. (Joint) Billy Childish (various), Black Lips & Holly Golightly (various)







7. (Joint) Jack Oblivian (various) & Ty Segall (various)





6. Ben Wallers (various)



5. Parquet Courts / Fergus & Geronimo





4. Ween



3. The Fall



2. Greg Cartwright (various)



1. John Dwyer (various)

Wednesday, 31 December 2014

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 165 - Struck Dumb For New Year


Happy New Year Polyvinyl People! Here's our last show of 2014 and it's something a bit different, we keep our pie-holes closed and let the music do the talking. It's a ready-made New Year's Eve party, if that's the kind of party you're throwing. 

Anyway, whenever and wherever you listen enjoy the fact that there are no Herberts mumbling and burping between songs!

Thanks to all of you who've listened in this year, hope to have you along in 2015 too.



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Thee tunes:
Call the Police – Oblivians
Tonight – MC5
Big Maz in “The Desert from the Trolley” – Swell Maps
Depression – Wreckless Eric
1979 Now Intro – Vic Goddard & Subway Sect
Who Cares What The Version Is? – The Bees
Over and Over (Maida Vale Session Version) – Hot Chip
Eyes Wide Open – Radio 4
Mind Your Own Business – Delta 5
Destination Venus – The Rezillos
Security – Thane Russell
Girls Want You – The Devil
Baxter Corner – White Fence
Fog – The Mallard
Big New Prinz – The Fall
Who Let the Devil – The Fresh & Onlys
Lupine Dominus – Thee Oh Sees
Making Breakfast – Twin Peaks
I’m A Baby – Acid Baby Jesus
Disposable Darling – Dick Johnson
Hidden Charm – Link Wray
Shortnin’ Bread – The Cramps
Vicious Vodka – Ken Kash Kwintet
Topless  a Go-Go – The Rockets Combo
Hit, Git and Split – Young Jessie
Emily – Adam Green
I Can’t Put My Finger On It – Ween
Shark Fucks – Tronics
Love Can Tame the Wild – Monks
Is It Raining In Your Mouth – The Fat White Family

Friday, 19 December 2014

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 164


Happy Christmas PVC people, we've got a slightly festive show for you this week, a dash of festive tunes along with some of our favourites.



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Thee songs:
Call Me in the Day – La Luz
Harry Irene – Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band
Can I Squeeze Your Boil – The Rabble
Lonesome Cowboy Bill – Velvet Underground
Little Zombies – Morgan Delt
Like That  - White Fence
Take the Skinheads Bowling – Camper Van Beethoven
Park It Up Your Arse – The Headcoatees
Silver Bells – Moon Duo
Ritual #1 – West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band
White Line Fever – The Fall
Inner Babylon – Sons of Kemet
Five Years Ahead Of My Time – The Third Bardo
Last Time Around – The Del-Vetts
Action Woman – The Electras
Golden Retriever – Super Furry Animals
Radar Detector – Darwin Deez
Serious – Richard Hawley
Dumpster Diving – King Lollipop
The Junky’s Christmas – William S. Burroughs
I Only Fucked You As A Joke – Childbirth
The Modern Dance – Pere Ubu
I Get Along – The Libertines
Stoned and Starving – Parquet Courts
Pay To Cum – Bad Brains
Around The World – The Deathset
Sock It To Me Santa – Bob Seeger and the Last Heard

Friday, 12 December 2014

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 163


Here you go, some songs for you.................

By the way, if you like this week's cover image it's one of a series of mosaic record covers Miggins is doing for an exhibition next year. Have a look here and like the Facebook page.



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Yer songs:
Trippy Gum – Deers
Persecution Smith – Bob Seger and the Last Heard
I’m In Your Mind/ I’m Not In Your Mind – King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard
Ocean Man – Ween
Harvest Home – Mark Lanegan Band
This American Life – Salvia Plath
Big Day Coming – Yo La Tengo
You & Me – Acid Baby Jesus
Safety Pin Stuck In My Heart – Patrik Fitzgerald
Love You – Syd Barrett
Girls With English Accents – Fergus & Geronimo
Ruby Go Home – Thee Oh Sees
G.D.R. – The Male Nurse
Hours/Ours – Asia Argento & Tim Burgess
You’re My Yoko – Television Personalities
There She Goes – The La’s
Are You Gonna Be There (At the Love-In) – The Chocolate Watchband
1975 – The Buff Medways
Better Next Time – Bitch Prefect
Akpankoro – The Funkees
Festa De São Junão – Graham Mushnik
Patricia-Twist – Perez Prado
Compass – The Destroyers
I Met A Man – The Folks Brothers Count Ossie Combo
Moses and Me – Jack Oblivian
Made of Stone – Stone Roses
Last Stop: This Town – Eels
My Beautiful Friend – The Charlatans