Wednesday, 19 January 2022

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 442

Back in thee shed after an enforced covid break with a couple of tributes, a few Christmas presents and some records from the vaults.

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Thee Songs:
29 – The Abigails
Man On the Move – MX-80 Sound
Don’t Touch My Bikini – The Halobenders
All I Want For Christmas Is the Dukla Prague Away Kit – Half Man Half Biscuit
What’s In My Head – Fuzz
Building Song – Drug Store Romeos
You Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory – Ronnie Spector
Bad Girl – The Detroit Cobras
True Love – Dan Sartain
Une Sale Histoire Part 1 – Fab 5 Freddy
Cricket Lovely Cricket – Dillinger vs Trinity
Soul Call – Soul Rhythms
Eloise – Dean Reed
It’s My Life I’m Fighting For – Leon Thomas
Shake – The Hate Bombs
Sookie Sookie – Steppenwolf
Free -Arthur Satán
Place I Know/Kid Like You – Arthur Russell
Designer – Aldous Harding
I Was A Stranger – Smog
Chaff – The Nightingales
Shallow Brown – John Francis Flynn
Voice Your Choice – The Radiants
Livin’ Was Easy – The Glands
Po D’ Terra – João Cirilo
Light My Fire – Beastie Boys
Pretty Boys - Paul McCartney feat. Khruangbin
Burrough’s Break – William S. Burroughs and Gus van Sant
Black Sheep Boy – Scott Walker
Whoever You Are – Geggy Tah

Thursday, 23 December 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 441 - some favourites from 2021


2021 has been another turd of a year really and music as usual has been there to keep us all going. For #441 Coop, Miggins and Micky pick a few of their favourites from the the last 12 months.

A very happy Christmas to all of our listeners x

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Thee songs:
Fukko the Clown – Revbjelde
Anarchy in the UK (Test Dept) – Crass
Introvert – Little Simz
Summer Sun – Matt Berry
Let’s Do It Again – Reigning Sound
El Perro – Juana Molina
Are You There For the Festival - Michael Hurley
In the Stone – The Goon Sax
Little Man – Melin Melyn
Maçka Yollari – Altin Gün
Quantize Humanize – Trees Speak
De Facto Blues – Michael Beach
Time – Richard Hell & the Voidoids
Ramblin’ with the Day – Rose City Band
Soft White Belly – MG Boulter
Dark Days – Yard Act
Persian Carpet In Reverse – Kitchen Cynics
Personality Crisis – Sonic Youth
I Got This (Andy Votel Remix) – Tim Burgess
Cosmic Fringes – Paul Weller
Rape Is Rape, Even If the Rapist Is In A Band That You Like – Rabies Babies
Creatures – Viagra Boys
Marathon of Anger – Parquet Courts
Science Fair – Black Country, New Road
Candles – Buck Meek
The More I Am – Floodlights
Time to Fly – Those Pretty Wrongs
La Isla Bonita – Large Plants
Mohawk Town – Paul Leary
Born to Boogie – T Rex

Friday, 17 December 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 440

Some tributes, some festive stuff and the usual...

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Thee Songs:
Different Drum – Mike Nesmith
The Champion Version – King Tubby
Man Named Joe – Can
I’m An Upstart – Angelic Upstarts
Tapioca Tundra – The Monkees
A Dollar Short Of Happy – Nick Lowe
In the Rain – Rose City Band
Shoot Me Dead – Caetano Veloso
Lover Lover Lover – Leonard Cohen
Benson Arizona (Remake) – Dominik Hanser
The Eighty One – Candy & the Kisses
Riders on the Storm/Pink Solidism – Yonderboi
Explorer -SFF
Bonaparte’s Retreat – Mike Nesmith
Christmas Songs – Josh Rouse
Lonely Street – Gene Vincent
Old Black Mattie – R.L. Burnside
Come In Out of the Rain – Parliament
Sister Ray – Joy Division
Hard Times – Baby Huey
In Love – The Raincoats
Listen to the Band – Mike Nesmith
Yetke – Zafer Dilek
Meat Step Lively (Live) – Osees
Wildflowers – Warmduscher
World in Action – Matt Berry
Manimal – The Shivas

Thursday, 9 December 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 439


Slip yer stack heeled boots on and get on the good foot...

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Thee Songs:
A Sense of Belonging – Television Personalities
The Shah Revisited – Paul Leary
Go Away – The Beets
Ocean Man – Ween
Where Is Your Man – Herman Dune
Lovers of Today – The Only Ones
Wampiry – Henryk Debich
I Shall Be Released – The Brothers and Sisters
Doin’ Our Own Dang – The Jungle Brothers
I’ll Never Know – The Chantells with the Aqua Lads
Hocus Pocus – Clinic
Seaview, Wilson? YIELD! – Epsilons
Only A God – Young Knives
Sweet Thing – Shuggie Otis
Even If Love – Bonnie Prince Billy
Watch Me Get Married – Bill Callahan
Got My Groove – Rossall
Automatic Love (Peel Session) – Vibrators
Small Wonder – The Carpettes
Rox Off (Marc Collin & Beki Mari) – Crass
Between the Wars (Peel Session) – Billy Bragg

Thursday, 2 December 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 438 (with M.G. Boulter live in session)

We've got a special treat for you this week as we have our first live session (not taken long eh!). Coop, Miggins and Micky are joined by M.G. Boulter who plays a couple of tracks from his cracking Clifftown LP plus an exclusive newie.

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Thee Songs:

Cybernetic Dreams – Trees Speak

Chem Farmer/Nite Expo – Osees

Heard It On The X – ZZ Top

Abdication Apparatus – Parquet Courts

No Pepper for the Dustman – Kelley Stoltz

Shorty Falls in Love – Bill Hicks and his Hot Licks

The Leaves of Tea – Calvin Johnson

Actress – Hand Habits

That Greedy Beat – Matt Black and the Cold Cut Crew

Loveskulls – Bonnie & Mariee

Nights At the Aquarium (Live) – M.G Boulter

Jacob’s Ladder – The Monochrome Set

Make It Happen – Playgroup

Leaders of Men – Warsaw

Baby Let Me Take You – The Detroit Emeralds

Miracles – Johnnie Frierson

And the Violin – Stanley Brinks and the Kaniks

Draw(in)g to a (W)hole – The Clean

One Step Forward – Jackie Mittoo

Sweet Julie Ann – Beachwood Sparks

Last to Swim – Strand of Oaks

Clifftown (Live) – M.G. Boulter

The Snowfalls – Whyte Horses

Cry (Dust Brothers Remix) – Money Mark

Snow Is Falling in Manhattan – Purple Mountains

Track X – Black Country, New Road

Lonely Financial Zone – Jonathan Richman and the Modern Lovers

Mohammed’s Radio – Warren Zevon

Wildwood – Steve Gunn

Silver Birches (Live) – M.G. Boulter

Friday, 26 November 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 437


Transmission four three seven- for delinquents, juvenile and mature.

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Thee Songs:

Freeloader Feast – Deliluh

Medication Blues #1 – Reigning Sound

Something Good – Jeffery & Jack Lewis

Peanuts – Yard Act

1980 – Gil Scott Heron & Brian Jackson

Take Out – The Sound Defects

Living Asylum (Youth) – Crass

Clap Your Hands and Stamp Your Feet – Wild Angels

Puma – Henryk Debich

Blue Monday People – Curtis Mayfield

No Man’s Land – Syd Barrett

I’m A Vampire – The Amazing Snakeheads

Twist & Shout – The Mo-dettes

Ballad of Easy Rider – The Byrds

Silhouettes III – Floating Points

La Revolution – Evariste

Eye Acucho ft. Mikongo – Dengue Dengue Dengue

Take Me To the Girl (12” Mix) – The Associates

Hey Hey Girl – Amen Corner

Vegetable - Acid Baby Jesus

Crumhorn – Thee Ludds

Human Cannonball – Butthole Surfers

Someday – The Tempests

San Geronimo – Red House Painters

Louise – James Luther Dickinson

Function at the Junction – Ramsey Lewis

Today I Started Slogging Again – You’ve Got Foetus On Your Breath

Friday, 19 November 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 436

Transmission 436 - for all you hair hoppers out there.

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Thee Songs:
Fantasy Island – Clinic
Fight to Finish – Fela Kuti
Daddy Song – Adam Snyder
Fixer Upper – Yard Act
Cut Your Hair – Pavement
All Your Goodies Are Gone – J.J. Barnes
Teenage Ska – Baba Brooks
Hey Boy Hey Girl – Derek & Patsy
Insektliebe – Corrosive Crowd
I Line in Style in Maida Vale – The Hammersmith Gorillas
You Can’t Touch Sue – The Trems
Grotty – Ivor Raymonde and his Orchestra
Strangely Strange But Oddly Normal – Dr Strangely Strange
Living in A Haunted House – Blood Sausage
Who Loves the way – Beatglider
Happy Blues – Oblivians
Europe By Car – The Moles
Baby Skeletons & Dogs (2004 Remix) – The Residents
Rebecca – Melin Melyn
Gilgamis – Apaslar
Tennis Bum – Alex Chilton
Organ Grinder’s Swing – Jimmy Smith
The Ocean – Ultimate Painting
Frame of Reference – Drugstore Romeos
Idiot Savant Garde – Tumbledryer Babies
Paraguya Punk – Juana Molina
These Boots – Parkay Quarts