Friday, 26 May 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 493


Transmission 493, be thankful for what you've got.

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Thee Songs:

Perfect Wave – Sandy Pussy

Shades – Lee Hazelwood

A Trumpet On the Hillside – Cindy

Be Thankful For What You’ve Got – Love

Trouble the World Is In – The Edwin Hawkins Singers

Heaven Help Us All – Stevie Wonder

Free Arthur Lee – Make-Up

Reason To Be – Michael Yonkers with The Blind Shake

Wagon Wheel – Old Crow Medicine Show

Piss Pants – Gene Defcon

This Heart of Mine – The Artistics

Cemetry Gates – The Smiths

Shifting Sands – The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band

Shaman’s Blues – The Doors

Rainbow Chaser – Nirvana

Seven Ways To Kill A Man – Andi Sex Gang

Pressure Drop – Izzy Stradlin

Twist A Saint Tropez – Telex

Guns Fever – Baba Brooks

Easy Does It – Bonnie Prince Billy

Mamaguela – Toto Rodriguez and his Orchestra

Bed and Breakfast Man – Madness

One Way Street – The Saints

Smash It Up – The Damned

Baby My Heart – The Bobby Fuller Four

The Official Ironmen Rally Song – Guided By Voices

Crocodile – The Gardeners

Thursday, 18 May 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 492

Hello world, your friendly neighbourhood craftsmen here with show 492 for you.

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Thee Songs:
Flying Saucer – The Wedding Present
From the Air – Laurie Anderson
Form of Intellect – Gang Starr
Beggar – Richard Dawson
Shop Talk – Cold Blood
Local Girls – Graham Parker & the Rumour
Wampus Cat – Johnny Burnette
Cockroach – Charlie Feathers
Time Will Bring You Winter – Richard Hawley
Alaska – Stereo Total
Kingdom Weather – Spencer Cullum
The Bird That You Can’t See – The Apples In Stereo
Compact Trauma – Ulrika Spacek
Magic Fly – Space
I Feel Alright – George Brigman
Your Friendly Neighbourhood Whore – Can
Gone Under Sea – Electrelane
My Rival – Alex Chilton
Le Supermarché – Les Calamités
Perverts on Northridge – Eugene Chadbourne
Bad Club Bad Drugs Bad People – Acid Klaus
The Trumpton Riots – Half Man Half Biscuit
Abominable Snowman in the Market – Jonathan Richman & the Modern Lovers
Dance Across the Floor – Jimmy ‘Bo’ Horne
Barbeque – Orange Juice
Crest – Stereolab
Flat of Angles – The Fall

Friday, 12 May 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 491

No thugs in our shed!

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Thee songs:
Ball of Confusion – The Temptations
On Parade – Electrelane
Bullseye – Len Barry
No Thugs In Our House – XTC
Seven 8ths of Madness – Brown Spirits
Damp – Two Lone Swordsmen
The Kids Are All Square – Thee Headcoats
Take Up Thy Stethoscope and Walk – Pink Floyd
Natural Light – Flowertown
Endless Sleep – The Poppy Family
Detroit I’m So Glad I Stayed – Andre Williams
Slow Learner – Viagra Boys
Too Late To Turn Back Now – Cornelius Brothers and Sister Rose
Sun Gone West – Strange Fruit
My Hat’s On Fire – Acid Klaus ft Hannah Hu & Richard Hawley
Armaroundyou – Arthur Russell
Wonder Man Lover – Thelma Mae
Zoot Suit – The High Numbers
Without You – Manfred Mann
Jersey Thursday – Donovan
Bittersweet, TN – Kevin Morby
Ordinary to Enschede – Half Man Half Biscuit
All Set? – The Bevis Frond
Milkshake Girl – Giant Sand
The Sheer Drop – Ulrika Spacek
On A Tuesday – The Loft
Loop – John Carpenter

Thursday, 27 April 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 490

#490, this is not a drill.

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Thee Songs:
Loud + Proud – Kid Congo and the Pink Monkeybirds
Don’t Leave Me On the Earth – La Luz
Go Your Way – Changing Thymes
19 & Mad – Leyton Buzzards
I Can Hear Music- Mark Wirtz Orchestra & Chorus
Here, There & Everywhere – The Common People
Full Time Plagiarist – Thee Headcoats
Holiday – Duck Hunt
Introduction To A Caveman - caveman
Cyclops – Eddie Henderson
Morning Sir – Bogshed
Fattening Frogs For Snakes – Sonny Boy Williamson
Ambulance City – Pink Mountaintops
Picnic On the Edge – Baxter Dury
Chinese Bookie – The Yummy Fur
America Is waiting – Brian Eno & David Byrne
Yanks – The Gist
O Baby (I Believe I’m Losing You) – Bully Hawks

Thursday, 20 April 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 489

May Hart and I agree, it's short and sweet...

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Thee Songs:
You Are About To Use The Telephone/ Valves – Neotech
Liz – Gene Defcon
Napoleon Solo – Jackie Mittoo
My Love For You – William Loveday Intention
You Think You’re Tough – Hunx and his Punx
Are You My Love – Kelley Stoltz
The Ladies Bras – Jonny Trunk and Wisbey
Dieterich Buxtehude – Spencer Cullum
Lover As Big As Hartlepool – Julian Cope
Ooh Yea – Betty Davis
The Making of Thriller – White Rainbow
Why Not Now? – Cindy
Joke Shop – Sleaford Mods
Moon Bog – Oh Sees
Some Things Look Better In Space – The Bug Club
Easy On the Onions – Freeez
Totally Wired (Live in NY) – The Fall
(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction - Manfred Mann

Friday, 14 April 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 98 Redux

Digging up transmission 98 from July 2013 for you this week as the shed was closed due to a dangerous chemical spillage in the shed. Miggins spilt some record cleaner. Fumigation specialists coming in this weekend and we should be good to go for next week. Enjoy a blast from the blast in the meantime.

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Thee Songs:
Paradise – Dr Feelgood
To the Boy I Jumped in Hemlock Alley – White Fence
Bastards of Young – The Cribs
Life is a Rehearsal – Country Teasers
Nothing Came Out – Moldy Peaches
Should Have Shot Paul – Strange Boys
Frankie’s Gun – The Felice Brothers
The Wig He Made Her Wear – Drive By Truckers
Fugitivo De Alcatraz – Los Saicos
Concerning Love – Tammy St John
Hey, That’s No Way to Say Goodbye – Leonard Cohen
Mighty Idy – DMZ
All Along, Along Gone – Dead Coast
Dry Range In/ Graves – Hooded Fang
Arbitrary High – Sebadoh
Boys Keep Swinging – David Bowie
Toe Cutter/ Thumb Buster – Thee Oh Sees
Children on TV – The Pharmacy
Wrong Place, Right Time No. 2 – The Fall
With Out Consent – The Fat White Family
Laggers’ Mystery Tune - ?
God Knows its True – Teenage Fanclub
Gatecrasher – The Gorillas
Jeanie Loves Pop – Warm Soda
Time of the Scab – Black Lips
One More Cup of Coffee – Bob Dylan
Big Jilm - Ween

Thursday, 6 April 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 488


Our gift to you for this Easter weekend is 27 nuggets of aural gold. 

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Thee Songs:

Seymour Stein – Belle & Sebastian

Don’t Come Close – Ramones

Here Comes the Summer – Undertones

My Mother Was A Friend of the Enemy of the People – Blurt

Highly Imflammable – X-Ray Spex

Seventh Son – Georgie Fame

Pick Up the Pieces – Money Mark

Working In A Coalmine – Lee Dorsey

The Feeling’s Gone – Roy Head

Computer Game/Firecracker – Yellow Magic Orchestra

Open Window – Warhaus

I Needed the Money At the Time – Nightingales

Nubian Sundance – Weather Report

Canned Meat – Sandy Meat

EVA – Jean-Jacques Perrey

Plastic Bamboo – Ryuichi Sakamoto

Anger MGMT – ShitKid

State of Clear – Trees Speak

So Easy – Emmett Finley

Universal Soldier – Eugene Chadbourne

On the Sunny Side of the Ocean – David Tattersall

Yesses and Nose – Gene Defcon

The Bravest Man in the Universe – Bobby Womack

Make Me Rainbows – Mark Murphy

Endiet Zenegashiw – Selomon Shibeshi

Koutimé – Orchestr Poly Rythmo de Cotonou

The Feed-back – The Group