Friday, 7 October 2022

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 471

Imagine the sites, sounds and smells of a London boozer in the 1970s and immerse yourselves in the delights of some pub rock. All sorts of other sounds too, we're not totally stuck in the past.

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Thee songs:

Canvey Island Baby – The Wave Pictures

Submarine – Miss Alex White & the Red Orchestra

Sun Zoom Spark – Captain Beefheart & his Magic Band

No Future – Sex Pistols

Thanks Dub – Bill Callahan

Artland – Jeffrey and Jack Lewis

Coast to Coast – Ducks Deluxe

My Son’s Alive – The Hammersmith Gorillas

Since I Left You – Plummet Airlines

Horses - Dirty Beaches

Spoon – Can

The Magic Piper (of Love) Extended Version – Edwyn Collins

You Don’t Know (How Young You Are) – 13th Floor Elevators

Drowning in the Sea of Love – Joe Simon

Interesting Drug – Morrissey

Happy Doing What You’re Doing – Brinsley Schwarz

Ignore Them (Still Life) – Eddie and the Hot Rods

We’er Gone – Thee Headcoats

Everybody Needs Somebody to Love – Thee Midnighters

Empty Heart – Question Mark & the Mysterians

Kuntz - Butthole Surfers

24 Hours – The Chefs

Jonathan – Adrianne Lenker & Buck Meeks

Train Train – The Count Bishops

Mr Tap – Little Bob Story

Motor Boys Motor – The 101ers

Thursday, 29 September 2022

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 470

Hello Susie, hello Betty, hello Frankie! Welcome to the four hundred and seventieth show.

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Thee Songs:
Who Is Innocent – The Out
Prick Up Your Ears – Yeah Yeah Noh
Džambo – Ipe Ivandić
Last of the Buff Medways – The Buff Medways
Heart of Stone – Dexter Romweber Duo
Funny (Alternate Version) – Black Lips
Big Electric Cat – Adrian Belew
Little Honda – Yo La Tengo
Back Weh – Prince Far-I and the Arabs
Thomas the Fib (Mr Scruff Mix) – Red Snapper
Adult Child – Cretin Stompers
Buzz Buzz Buzz – Jonathan Richman & the Modern Lovers
Virgin Mary – Nots
Hip Flash Swagger – Dick Johnson
I Line in the Fens – The Supreme Vagabond Craftsmen
Jukebox Baby – Alan Vega
Motherland – John Lucien
If I Could Write Poetry – Television Personalities
Hello Susie – Amen Corner
Cambridge Vagina – Sic Alps
Someone Stole My Wife – Mungo Jerry

Friday, 23 September 2022

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 469

Break out your pink lycra and gold heels and get down with this week's selection.

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Thee songs:

The Sad Chicken – Leroy and the Drivers

Only A Pawn in the Game – Morrissey

I’m Getting Back Into Getting Back Into You – Silver Jews

Summertime Blues – Guitar Wolf

Never Say Never – Romeo Void

You’re the Reason Our Kids Are Ugly – Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty

First Day of Spring – The Colorblind James Experience

Last Letter – Fergus & Geronimo

You Gotta Hold On – Flaming Lips

Hate – The Grifters

A Quitter Never Wins – Larry Williams & Johnny Watson

Angel Gone – Beat Happening

Comanche – Link Wray

Twitch=in’ in the Kitchen – Warmduscher

Count Five Or Six – Cornelius

Il Part En Californe – Bernard Chabet

There’s A Secret to Your Pleasure – Slim Twig

On and On – The Rapture

Cat Man – The Stingrays

Dancing in Outer Space – Atmosfear

Get Innocuous – LCD Soundsystem

Friday, 16 September 2022

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 468

Nice to be back in thee shed this week, Miggins has given it a redesign. Swish.

That ciggie and hairspray look like a dangerous combo by the way.

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Thee Songs:
Lie Detector – Thee Mighty Caesars
Stop! – Danny Boy et ses Pénitents
Hard Times of Old England – The Rebel
Wade in the Water – Ramsey Lewis
Susannah’s Still Alive – Cardiacs
The Man – Johnny Lytle
Meanwhile – David Nance Group
(What D’Ya Give) The Man Who’s Gotten Everything? – Captain Sensible
The Believers – Jack Ketch and the Crowmen
Legion – J.C. Satan
Waiting – The Black Lips
A Radio in the Dark – Ty Segall
Peanuts – Yard Act
This Is A Photograph – Kevin Morby
Society Is My Friend – Kurt Vile
Unisex – Cathedral – Julian Cope
Aire – The Incredible String Band
Texas Sun – Khruangbin & Leon Bridges
Death of A Salesman – The Golden Dregs
Wish You Were Gay – Bill Callahan & Bonnie Prince Bill feat. Sean O’Hagan
Our Anniversary – Smog
The Gorgon – Cornell Campbell
Killer Boogie – Þeyr
Defiant – Brian Eno & David Byrne
Striking Down Your Big Premiere – Ryley Walker
Jesus On A Wire – Kurt Vile
Witchoo – Durand Jones & the Indications

Thursday, 25 August 2022

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 467

Ectoplasmosis for the masses.

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Thee Songs:
Trash City – Joe Strummer
Bicicleta – Marcos Valle
Death Disco (Monitor Mix) – PiL
Will Work for Food – The Halo Benders
Holes In Everything – The Stroppies
Oh Boy – Harlem
Anti Glory – Horsegirl
Queen of the Minstrel – Cornel Campbell
Teenage Screamer – Silver Chapter
Perm Art – Osees
Little Big Boss – Little Bob Story
Wanderlust – Chrisma
Night Bird – Bernard Lavilliers
I Have Been to the Mountain – Kevin Morby
Cowboy City Rockers – Whitney K
Sabley Goodness – Dub Narcotic Sound System
H-O-P-P Why? – Hapshash and the Coloured Coat
Hollywoodschaukel – Gunter Gollasch Orchestra
Up All Night – Sault
Electric Company – Orchestra of Spheres
Crucify Your Mind – Rodriguez
Big Fight – Rickey Allen
Mashed Potatoes, USA – James Brown
All Hid – Camille Yarbrough
Grimalkin – Ghost Power
That Lonely Road – The Edges of Wisdom
Canadee-I-O – Nic Jones

Thursday, 18 August 2022

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 466

Blast off! 

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Transmission 466
Spaceships Have Landed – Francis Canon & the Xtraterrestrials
Why Can’t We Be Lovers – Lamont Dozier
Amoureux Solitaires – Lio
Like An Animal – Shintaro Sakamoto
Say It Again – Matt Berry
Snow Globes – Black Country, New Road
Funeral Solution – Osees
Middle of the Road – Denim
Well-Thumbed Letters – Eyes of Others
Svastur Gitar – Bubbi & Das Kapital
Batman – Rocky
Bruise Blood – [[[[VVRSSNN]]]]
A Bit Wilder – Stephen Malkmus
Andό – Juana Molina
If Life Exists – Jeffrey Lewis & the Junkyard
Ride – A Mountain of One
Foot on Necks – Sault
Way Over There – The Miracles
Death Party – The Gun Club
Tarnished Gold – Beechwood Sparks
Valid or Void – Shrink
Live Forever – Tim Maia
Ride the Tiger – Doug Hream Blunt
Take Yo’ Praise – Camille Yarbrough
No Gold Tooth – Danger Mouse & Black Thought
The Rose of England- Nick Lowe & His Cowboy Outfit
Blue Bayou – Harry Dean Stanton

Friday, 12 August 2022

Here Comes The Sun


We didn't get in thee shed this week so you'll have to make do with a summer playlist to listen to while you're melting. Shuffle and enjoy...