Thursday, 30 July 2020

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 97 Redux


A dig in the vault this week, back to July 2013 for a resurrected Transmission 97.



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Thee songs:

Celestial Empire – Dragonfly

Old Man – Londons

Troubled Mind – Buff Medways

Religious Experience (Singing a Song in the Morning) – Kevin Ayers featuring Syd Barrett

Jet Set – Dave Pike

Woke Up in a Police Car – Oblivians

Turquoise Hotel – Fungi Girls

Cheeseburger and Fries – King Lollipop

Temptation Inside Your Heart – Velvet Underground

Goodbye Johnny – Primal Scream

Taking Off – The Fall

No Come Down – Brian Jonestown Massacre

Spirit or Spell - Plantman

Fuzzy – Grant Lee Buffalo

California Über Alles – Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy

CIA Man – Fugs

Tosta Mista – Hooded Fang

Libras and Zebras = Jacuzzi Boys

Stoned and Starving – Parquet Courts

Vile Cranian (Circles) – Sun Araw

Drugs – Talking Heads

Sunrise – New Order

Hard Act to Follow – 21st Century

I Want My Woody Back –The Barracudas

Is It Raining in Your Mouth – The Fat White Family

Black Potato – The Rabble

Pick A Dub – Keith Hudson

Thursday, 23 July 2020

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 400


Our four hundredth show brings you tunes from a full house of Pauls (in spirit at least) plus three local luminaries we found lingering and loitering with a song each to play.



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Thee Songs:
Feels So Bad – Junior Kimbrough
Cowgirl – Underworld
Who’s My Eugene? – Tropical Fuck Storm
Smile, Love – The Cool Greenhouse
Woe Is Me – The Composers
Procissão – Gilberto Gil
Deep Blue Sea – Art Lown
Radio Drill Time – Josef K
Humor Me – Pere Ubu
The Water Was Bad – Vic Godard & Subway Sect
Rag Doll - -Kevin Rowland
A Certain Kind – Weyes Blood
Victoria – Sonic Youth
You Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory – Ronnie Spector
Viva Las Vegas – Dead Kennedys
All My Happiness Is Gone – Purple Mountains
A Chicken With Its Head Cut Off – The Magnetic Fields
Dungeon – The Frogs
I’m So Worried - Monty Python
Pay No Mind (Snoozer) – Beck
It’s On You – Happyness
Sad Sorry Soul – The Stroppies
Down In The Basement – Viagra Boys
The Sweet Smell of Florida – Warmduscher
They Say I’m Different – Betty Davis
Come Dancing – The Briefs
Different Drum – Lemonheads
I’d Much Rather Be With The Boys – Reigning Sound
Only Love Can Break Your Heart – Saint Etienne
You Give A Little Love – Silvery
Why Must I Pay – The Rebel
Three Years On – Light Fantastic
Psycho Mafia – The Fall
Shake and Black - Snuff

Thursday, 16 July 2020

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 399


Transmission 399, a cranial black hole of aural delights. 




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Thee Songs:
She Is Mine – WITCH
Ene Yewodedquat – Tamrat Molla
You Me Bullets Love – The Bombay Royale
Contort Yourself – The Contortions
321 – Hierophants
Salted Tangerines – Andy Votel feat. Malcolm Mooney
Ravenspoint - Jane Weaver feat. Malcolm Mooney
The Storm – World of Twist
Sludge – Squid
Do They? (Glasser Remix) – Crass
Sweet Saturn Mine – The Moonlandingz
Tuesday Makes Me Cry – Snapped Ankles
Jungel Jenny – Omni
Gold on the Shore – Ty Segall
Uh! – Juana Molina
Medway Wheelers – The Buff Medways
The Soul of My Suit – T-Rex
Crying Inside – Nick Lowe
Star of Bethlehem – Neil Young
Come Monkey With Me – Geno Washington

Friday, 10 July 2020

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 398


Treat yourself to a Morricone sandwich.



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Thee Songs:
L’Ultima Diligenza Di Red Rock #2 – Ennio Morricone
Bomb (rLr Remix) – Crass
Texas Drums Part 1 & 2 – Pottery
James Brown – Cabaret Voltaire
U.F.O. – Jim Sullivan
Miami Alive – Kimya Dawson
Blonde on Blonde – Harlem
Roses Are Free – Ween
Put That in Your Pipe and Smoke It – Kelley Stoltz
Look to the Wind – Pete Molinari
The Space Program – A Tribe Called Quest
Wack Wack – Young Holt Unlimited
More – Paul Weller
Time (You and I) – Khruangbin
BHS – Sleaford Mods
Harry K-Tel – Momus
Broke – Scott Lavene
Funny Thing – Reigning Sound
Skull – Misfits
60 Seconds to What – Ennio Morricone

Thursday, 2 July 2020

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 397


A bit more beer drunk on this show that there had been for a long time. Pour yourself a scoop and settle back.



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Thee songs:
The Love Between – White Fence
St John of the Cross – The Yummy Fur
Old Clothes – Nodzzz
Out of the Question - The Seeds
Mum’s the Word – Chain and the Gang
Don’t Send Me No Flowers – The Blue and the Gray
We Repel Each Other – The Ettes
Everybody – Brinsley Schwartz
Rico Special – Rico Rodriguez and Randy’s Allstars
Wading Out – Favourite People
Astral Plane – Modern Lovers
Girls with English Accents – Fergus & Geronimo
I Shall Be A Ditchdigger – The Wave Pictures
What went Wrong/Nothing Came Out – Moldy Peaches
Tenderness – Parquet Courts
Love Is Not Real – The Negatives
Out of Order – The Cute Lepers
Red Hot Breakers – Charlie and the Moonhearts
There’s Ginna Be A Showdown – Archie Bell & the Drells
You Better Move On – Rolling Stones
I Want More – Can
Return of Django - Upsetters



Friday, 26 June 2020

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 396


45rpms from Coop, 33rpms from Miggins this week.




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Thee songs:
Cast Your Fate to the Wind – Sounds Orchestral
Launderette – Vivian Goldman
Search and Destroy – Peaches
Zaharila – El Michels Affair
Son of A Preacher Man – Mongo Santamaria
Mah Mah Mambo – Cy Wagner Orchestra
Gathers No Moss – Shadows Five
Memphis Creep – Oblivians
I Wanna Die – Johnny Moped
Tick – Ween
Forget Me – Summer Twins
Mary Ann – Subsonics
So Long Baby – Del Shannon
I Love Your Many ways – Lincoln Chase
Yes It’s You – Sweet Charles
That’s Alright With Me – Esther Phillips
Or Down You Fall – Gil Scott Heron
Lovely Gold – Michael Yonkers
Sell Your Soul – Pink Mountain Tops
Lift A Finger (By the Garden Path) - OCS

Friday, 19 June 2020

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 395


Back in the shed! After a three month Covid lay off Miggins and Coop donned the PPE and got down to playing some records again, at a reasonable social distance. Nice to be back.

Fuck racism. Black Lives Matter.



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Thee Songs:
Losing Touch with My Mind – Spacemen 3
Pumpkin Patch – Some Velvet Sidewalk
Everything’s Roses – Fire Engines
English Disease – Hotel Lux
Things to Do – Pork
Famous and Dandy (Like Amos ‘n’ Andy) – The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy
Nazi Punks Fuck Off – Dead Kennedys
Time Be Kind – Revbjelde
Everywhere That Wog Army Roam – Cornershop
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free – Nina Simone
I’ve Been Hiding With The Ghosts – Songs:Ohia
Most of What I Know – Richard Swift
Light of the Moon – Scott Lavene
Los Hongos De Marosa – Juana Molina
American Dream – LCD Soundsystem
Forge Your Own Chains – D.R. Hooker
Only Took A Year – Tim Burgess
Polk Salad Annie – Tony Joe White
The Motion 5 – Andrew Weatherall
A Change Is Gonna Come – Sam Cooke
Dreams Is Destiny – Harlem
Time of Machines – Sergio Ferraresi
Flourescences – Stereolab
Jet Pop – Bana Pop Band


Masked up.


Gloved up. Antibac hand gel at the ready.