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

Thursday 11 November 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 435

For you and yours...

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Transmission 435
Pine Box Derby – Beat Happening
Kilimanjaro – Teardrop Explodes
Organ Donor – DJ Shadow
Fourth of July – Galaxie 500
Battery – Malojian
Lucid Nightmare – Black Lips
Double Clutch – Boots Brown and his Blockbusters
Sir Ape – Add N to X
Please Kleen – Subsonics
Pneumonia – Joe Tex
La Descarda Del Bobo – Willie Bobo
Smothered in Hugs – Guided By Voices
Check Out Your Mind – The Impressions
I.D.S. – The Moonlandingz
The Party Is Over – Selector Dub Narcotic
14th Floor – Television Personalities
Bermuda Seytan Üçgeni – Ümit Aksu Orkestrasi
Pretty Baby – Greg Oblivian & the Tip Tops
Stop That Girl – Vic Godard & the Subway Sect
Afternoon – Youth Lagoon
These Days – Nico
No Remark – Duds
Said the Shovel – Osees
Dream Lotion – Warmduscher
Disco Computer – Transvolta
Mausam Hai Gaane Ka – Bappi Lahiri & Chorus
I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend - Farrah 

Thursday 4 November 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 434


This week's show features a rambunctious selection of tunes from thee shed featuring 2 Pauls and a Micky.

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Thee songs:
Let’s Spend Some Time – Selector Dub Narcotic
Nasirli Eller – Selda
Celebrating Weakness – The William Loveday Intention
Les Cornichons – Nino Ferrer
Je N’Ai Jamais Pu Défaire Ma Centure – Antoine
Les Cactus - Jacques Dutronc
Riding for the Feeling - Bill Callahan
Undelivered Letter – Quantic & his Combo Barbaro
The Street (Main Title from The Sweet Smell of Success) – Elmer Bernstein
Mary & Eddie – Clinic
Strong Genes – The Rebel
Plant Life – Parquet Courts
Will You Be My Love – The Four J’s
She Sold Blackpool Rock – The Honeybus
Soul Serenade – Byron Lee & the Dragonaires
You’re No Good – Cornell Campbell & the Eternals
Sun Song – Sun Ra
Cosmic Funk – Lonnie Liston Smith & the Cosmic Echoes
Rollercoaster – Spacemen 3
Solid Silk – Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks
Strange Victory, Strange Defeat – Silver Jews
Fake Fur – Urusei Yatsura
Son of Three – The Breeders
Tomahawk – Speedometer
I’m Alright With You – The Pastels
You & Me – Those Pretty Wrongs
Divine Times - Wetdog

Thursday 28 October 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 433


Miggins and Coop are joined by Micky for another trawl through their respective collections.

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Thee Agenda:
Transmission 433
Jet Lady – Tangela Tricoli
Night of the Vampire – The Moontrekkers
Groovy Ruby – Johnny Moped
Lucy’s Odyssey – Melin Melyn
Genius of Love (Money Mark Remix) – Tom Tom Club
7th Mirror – Trees Speak
Little Latin Lupe Lu – Mike & the Dimensions
Over and Out – Further
The Picture – R. Stevie Moore
The Closest we’ll Ever Get To Heaven – Molly Nilsson
Train Round the Bend – Velvet Underground
Black Widow Spider – Parquet Courts
Lola – Chrisma
My Ex-Classmate’s Kids – The Fall
Bad Reputation – Peter Holsapple
My Career As A Homewrecker – Jonathan Richman
Input Source Select – De Staat
Sometimes A Pony Gets Depressed – Silver Jews
I Want to Kill My Brother the Cymbal Head – Flaming Lips
Welcome Home – Prag Vec
Smoko – The Chats
Pure – Siouxsie and the Banshees
Robot Avenue – Sauveur Mallia
Car Boot Sex Tape - ?
Hide from the Sun – Goat
Everybody – Roy Ayers
Vegan Broadcast – Rocket Ship TV

Thursday 21 October 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 432


We hope this week's show makes you as happy as it does Charlene from Idaho in our cover shot. She's beaming at the thought of some Derek and Clive.

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Thee Songs:
Tap Footer - Alan Hawkshaw
C-Rock - Chrisma
Already Gone - Wooden Shjips
I Live You, I Hate You - Little Simz
My Rival - Alex Chilton
Zero Or A Zillion - Kimya Dawson and Friends
Hand In Your Head - Money Mark
Pregunto - Los Darts 
Skeleton Tiger - Tame Impala 
G.S.K./Narrator- Squid
Hungry Freaks, Daddy - The Mothers of Invention 
Trouble Everyday - The Specials
You Think You're A Man - The Vaselines
Irregardless - Michael Beach
Righteous Rocking - The Upsetters
The Move - Beastie Boys 
Piece #1 - Tod Dockstader/The Worst Job He Ever Had - Derek and Clive 
Playpower David Candy Theme - David Candy
Vampire Blues - Wooden Shjips
Touch Sensitive - The Fall

Thursday 7 October 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 431

Miggins and Coop are joined in thee shed by George and his backpack full of records this week. Dig in!

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Thee Songs:
Hong Kong Flu – The Ethiopians
Keep It – Dexys Midnight Runners
Private Idaho – The B52’s
Bored Stiff – Jack Ruby
Implode – Ari Roar
Walk to the Point – Dave Mason & Cass Elliot
Call the Police – LCD Soundsystem
Map Ref 41˚ N 93˚ W- Wire
B ‘n’ D – Connan Mockasin
Curtain of Night – Michael Beach
Mario Savio…A Toast to the People/18 (Little Flower of Ulysses) – Lord High Fixers
Give Me It – The Cure
The Hairstyle of the Devil – Momus
Hyacinth – Sven Wunder
The World Loves A Fool – Jeb Loy Nichols
Sour Fruit – Creeping Pink
Timbre En Merceaux – Spencer Cullum
Honey – Drugdealer
Gemini Girls – Mermaid Chunky
Better Distractions – Faye Webster
Ooh Baby (Make You Feel So Young) – Terry Reid
Thanks You (For Loving Me All the Way) – Little Stevie Wonder
Nature Boy – The Talbot Brothers
Dawn Patrol – Rose City Band
Move It On Over – Del Shannon
Fuck All the Perfect People – The Specials
In the Close – Golden Teacher

Thursday 23 September 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 430


Who's the special guest behind the mask in thee shed this week? Listen in and find out...

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Thee Songs:
Sensoria – Cabaret Voltaire
Hey! – MF Doom
G’s Song (Commoners Choir) – Crass
Rivers of Mind – Rose City Band
Sexual Reassignment Surgery Blues – Mike Donovan
My Love For You – The William Loveday Intention
Blow Your Head - Fred Wesley & the JBs
Wild Whim – Hebronix
My Pal Foot Foot – The Shaggs
Willow’s Song – Paul Giovanni
Work: Dub – Basement 5
Cucaraca Macara – The Harvey Averne Barrio Band
Bach Off – Nicolas Godin
Viking 1 – Moondog
The Wanderer – Eden Ahbez
A Place in the Sun – Marine Girls
Mesh – New Order
Harlan County – Jim Ford
Knoxville Girl – The Louvin Brothers
Jukebox Baby 96 – Suicide
Ride Your Pony – Betty Harris
The Message – Cymande
The Needle’s Eye – Gil Scott Heron
Busted Feet – Love
My Son Tim – John Francis Flynn
Pink Cadillac – Calvin Johnson and the Snow Tones
Queen of England – Ghost Music

Thursday 16 September 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 429

20 neck biters from thee shed!

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Thee Songs
Dawn – Kikagaku Moyo
Slide Machine – Parquet Courts
Drop C – Lambchop
Congratulations – The Golden Dregs
Light of the Moon – Scott Lavene
Introvert – Little Sims
Strong Drink  (Melodica Version) – The Upsetters
Bullitt (Bitten By the Black Dog Cruise Control) – Lalo Schifrin
Jam Hot (Radio Mix) – Johnny Dynell
Boiler Suits and Combat Boots – The Umlauts
Sonamos – Juana Molina
Crazy – The Clean
Castle and Tassels – Adam Green
Chaff – The Nightingales
Haunted House – Wreckless Eric
Tiny Letters – Warmduscher
Behind the Counter – The Fall
Eisbär – Grauzone
That Man is Forward – Rico
Fight – The Musketeers 

Thursday 9 September 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen 88 Redux


Hopefully we'll be back in the shed next week, here is transmission 88 regurgitated to keep the hunger at bay until then.

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Thee songs:
Teenage Girls – Bad Sports
Everywhere You Were – White Wires
Mess Me Up – Nobunny
One More Time – Psychic Ills
Get A Buzz – The Pretty Things
Vacation Nation – Hooded Fang
7 Heures Du Matin – Jacqueline Taleb
The Bossa Nova Watusi Twist – Freddy King
Run Baby – Carol Ford
Circus With A Female Clown – The Fingers
Number One Enemy – The Slits
Mean Girls Give Pleasure - Daniel Johnston
Red Black and Green – Roy Ayers
Diana – Guantanamo Baywatch
Cream of the Young – Fat White Family
Desire Go Desire Be – Tame Impala
Willy the Pimp – Stackwaddy
Aire of Good Feeling – Ides of March
Skywatch – The Asphodells
Bloodshot Eyes – Wynonie Harris
You’re the Reason Our Kids Are Ugly – Loretta Lyn & Conway Twitty
High Noon Blues – Night Beats
I’ll Come Again – Legends
Ire Africa – Chief Checker
Trails (White Rainbow Trail Blazer Edition) – Moon Duo
Melanie Davis – Supergrass
Late In the Day – Supergrass

Thursday 26 August 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 102 Redux


Coop's still locked up in his Covid isolation station so it's a reduxion this week from September 2013. A mess of fun!

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Thee songs:
Up And At Them – The Living Eyes
Editions of You – Roxy Music
Ain’t It Fun – Rocket From The Tombs
Double Line – Heavy Trash
No Pussy Blues – Grinderman
Straighten Out – The Stranglers
Brother Gog – Tony King
Winter’s Warm – Eddy Current Suppression Ring
The Rock – Atomic Rooster
If You Want This Love – The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band
Futterman’s Rule – Beastie Boys
Innocent Little Doggie – George Coleman
Hey Orpheus – Make Up
Quiet – Ian Dury and the Blockheads
Jackpot – The Roulettes
Mud In Your Eyes – Hunx and his Punx
When I Get Off – DMZ
You Are My Sunshine – The Ted Taylor Four
What A Waster – Adam Green
The Alarm – Coachwhips
Cream of the Young – The Fat White Family
Hot Wax – Beck
Just Drums – Tapes ‘n Tapes
Born On The Floor – Make Up
September Gurls – Big Star
Monk Chant (Live) – The Monks
The Tra La La Song – The Banana Splits

Friday 13 August 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 428

 VHS, KYC, EHG, GMG, JVC, PVC... did video kill the radio star?

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Thee Songs:
Get Back On Your Bus – Commoners Choir
Rox On (The Bloody Beetroots remix) – Crass
Thomas the Fib (Mr Scruff Mix) – Red Snapper
Rosie – Jaklin
Sweet Cocaine – Fred Neil
Others – Shintaro Sakamoto
Plastic Bamboo – Ryuichi Sakamoto
Fluffy Kosmisch – Kikagaku Moyo
Ain’t Nice – Viagra Boys
Destiny Street – Richard Hell & the Voidoids
Yekte – Altin Gün
So We Won’t Forget – Khruangbin
He’s Frank – Mick Trouble
Never Understand – Terry Edwards
Paid Vacation – Circle Jerks
Anger Management – Shitkid
Sic Ballad – Mike Donovan
Cannonball! Part 2 – Buck Meeks
Hope Is For The Hopeless – The Golden Dregs
Grace – Alex Izenberg

Friday 6 August 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 427


Twenty tunes for city slickers and country boys and gals...

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Thee Songs:
Chaconne in G Major – Moondog
Selva Ardiente – Grupo Armoniá de Pucallpa
The Look of Love – Gabor Szabo
Hair (Demo) – PJ Harvey
Side of the Street – Bass Ventura
Pick a Bale of Cotton – Leadbelly
Too Pooper to Pop – Chuck Berry
Yékérmo Sew – Mulati Astatke
Just Like Tom Thumb’s Blues – Nina Simone
(Don’t Worry) If There Is A Hell Below We’re All Gonna Go – Curtis Mayfield
Soul Brother Testify Part 1 – Chester Randle’s Soul Senders
Fikrishin Eshaleyu – Getatchew Kassa
Radio Drill Time – Josef K
Wah-Wah – George Harrison
Suffering Jukebox – Silver Jews
Prediction – Steel Pulse
Sailin’ On – Bad Brains
Tiny Sticks – ESG
Ode to A Black Man – The Dirtbombs
List of Demands (Reparations) – Saul Williams

Thursday 29 July 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 426

Back in the shed after a little break. Twenty twiffic tunes.

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Thee Songs:
Dreaming – Poly Styrene
Achtung TV-Watchers – COS
I Got This (Andy Votel Remix) – Tim Burgess
Some Kind of Kink (Two Lone Swordsmen Mix) – Red Snapper
Maximum Sexual Joy – Glaxo Babies
Death Machine – Bruce Haack
Memory Of A Cut Off Head – OCS
Mantra Del Bicho Feo – Juana Molina
Sky Over Water – Stuart Moxham & Louis Philiippe
The Mollusk – Ween
In the Rain – Rose City Band
I Just Can’t Stop – Jeb Loy Nichols
Perversion – Stereolab
Bourgeouis Town – The Fall
Red Line – Wooden Shjips
You Don’t Know What You’re Doing – The Nightingales
Sheep Tick – Young Knives
Dip – Tiňa
Keys – White Denim
South of France - Harlem

Thursday 22 July 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 83 Redux

Back to 2013, a time when there was no ping and no ting.

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Thee Songs:
Mother Lemonade – Ty Segall
What We Do Matters – The Mantles
Animals – Spiderking
Garden of Gethsemane – Wild Billy Chyldish and The Spartan Dreggs
We Will Be Scared – Thee Oh Sees
Street Joy – White Denim
Flying To Berlin – Savages
Mittageisen (Metal Postcard) – Siouxsie and the Banshees
He's Making a Tape - Billy Childish and the MBEs
Longford Journey – The Allah-Las
Savin’ My Love – Wanda Jackson
Hey Hee Hi Ho – Medeski Martin & Wood
Pride (She Loves Me She Loves Me Not) – Tribeca Sound
P Funk (Wants to Get Funked Up) – Parliament
Check Your Bucket – Eddie Bo
Look Back and Laugh – Suzi Chunk
19th Nervous Breakdown – The 5678s
Mama – Alabama Shakes
Mama Said We Can’t Get Married – Warren Lee
Polaroid Roman Photo – Ruth
Thee Alarm – Coachwhips
Eat My Shorts – Moonhearts
Take Up Thy Telescope and Walk – Ty Segall and Mikal Cronin
Show Me What You Like – Oblivians
Take It Off – Hot Damn!
Putty – The Vendettas
The Day the World Turned Day-Glo – X-Ray Spex

Thursday 8 July 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 425


20 circumspect circuit breakers from thee shed.

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Thee Songs:
Horses In The Mines – Holly Golightly and the Brokeoffs
New Fieldhand Bop – Mike Donovan
O Relogio – Os Mutantes
Enough About Human Rights – Moondog
You’re Driving Me Mad – Alvin Dahn
Tequila – Wynder K. Frog
Chicken Pox – Booker T & the MGs
Steam Away – The Flying Lizards
You Make Me Feel – The Woodentops
Tonight, Tomorrow – The Wrong Words
Kill Yourself – The Lewd
Junkie Nurse – Royal Trux
Turk – LiLiPUT
The Virologist – Osees
Plastic Bamboo – Ryuichi Sakamoto
New Kind of High – Black Lizard
Mambo Sun – Sean Lennon & Charlotte Kemp Muhl
Plain As Your Eyes Can See – Jim Sullivan
Inside Out – The Nightingales
Dot Dash - Wire

Friday 2 July 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 424


Back in the shed with twenty tunes for you cosmic dancers...

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Thee Songs:
Slingshot (Instrumental) – Cornershop
I Go Into Your Mind – R. Stevie Moore
Radios In Motion – XTC
La Vie En Rose – Grace Jones
The Dolphins – Al Wilson
Humble – Edwyn Collins
The Shredder Sequel – Little Wings
Communion Girls – Malojian
Strange Victory, Strange Defeat – Silver Jews
Mellow Jazz Docent – Pavement
Since I Left You (Cornelius Remix) – The Avalanches
Cosmic Dancer – Nick Cave
Automation – King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard
Fuzzhead – The Bellrays
Banned From The Pub – Peter and the Test Tube Babies
It’s A Sick Sick World – Wreckless Eric
Go Right Ahead – The Hives
Manimal – The Shivas
Bonita Applebum (Hootie Mix) – A Tribe Called Quest
The Shah Revisited – Paul Leary

Thursday 24 June 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 23 Redux

This one's from September 2011 and the original blurb describes it as rum-fuelled. Could be messy.

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Thee Songs:
Gary Gilmore’s Eyes – The Adverts
That’s All I Want – Reigning Sound
Paradise – Marble Orchard
Today’s Lesson – Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
Psycho Mafia – The Fall
Monsters in the Parasol – Queens of the Stone Age
Different Drum – Lemonheads
Hot Burrito #2 – Dinosaur Jr
Son of a Gun – The Vaselines
The Boys in the Band – The Libertines
Pearl – The Pharmacy
The Daily Planet – Love
Spiderman in the Flesh – The Rebel
Bitches Fuck Off – Country Teasers
You’re Gonna Screw My Head Off – The Len Bright Combo
Self Conscious Over You – The Outcasts
Underwater To – Tyvek
Love Will Tear Us Apart (Peel Session version) – Joy Division
Liars Beware – Richard Hell & the Voivoids
Fire of Love – Gun Club
You’ll Never Know My Love – Edwyn Collins
The Magnificent Seven – The Clash
Dr Rock – Ween
New York City’s Like A Graveyard – Moldy Peaches
Hidden Charms – Link Wray
Superstuff – Rock Garden
Bleed For Me – Dead Kennedys

Friday 18 June 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 423


Unarmed for this week's show.

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Thee Songs:
Let’s Do It Again – Reigning Sound
I Shall Be A Ditch Digger – The Wave Pictures
A La Morte Surbite – The William Loveday Intention
I Can Only Give You Everything – Richard Hell & the Voidoids
Tears of Plenty – Parquet Courts
Leather/Paul – Sauna Youth
Bloodbuzz Ohio – The National
Always the Same – Neil’s Children
Inside Mind – The Barracudas
I’m Shakin’ – Little Willie John
This Is All – Screamin’ Jay Hawkins
Just  A Little Bit – Roy Head
Foot Stompin’ Music – Hamilton Bohannon
Haboglabotribin’ – Bernard Wright
You’re Starting Too Fast – Johnny Pate
Witch Hunt – Frog
Joey – Terry & Gerry
Whistle Chop – The Bees
Wildflowers – Rose City Band
The Gorilla – The Ideals

Thursday 10 June 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 422

Let the light pour out of you with the healing sounds of Thee PVC...

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Thee Songs:
Oh Christina – Reigning Sound
Lonely Hearts – Betty Harris
Only Lonely – Rose City Band
Moonshake – Can
Tulip – Sven Wunder
State of Clear – Trees Speak
Oh Baby – LCD Soundsystem
European Son – Thee Oh Sees
Severed Lips – Dinosaur Jr
O Maria – Beck
Intrasport – King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard
The Light Pours Out Of Me – Magazine
Com/Broke – Dion Lunadon
Two More Dead – RJD2
Soft White Belly – MG Boulter
Death of A Socialite – The Pretty Things
Good Morning Little Schoolgirl – The Yardbirds
Reverberation (Doubt) – The 13th Floor Elevators
If It Don’t Work Out – The Zombies
It’s Hard to Believe It – Glenda Collins

Thursday 3 June 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 421


Twenty songs to make your grey brain green.

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Thee Songs:
Let Your Weirdness Carry You Home – Majolian
Parsec (demo) – Stereolab
Stoned – Hierophants
Different Story – Vic Godard
Gospel According to Tony Day – David Bowie
Tiny Monsters – Jowe Head
What Ya Gonna Do Now? – Graham Coxon
Cherry Red – Groundhogs
Jamskate – Quintron
Horror Stories #5 = Psykik Volts
Crazy With Loneliness – Harlan T Bobo
Here Comes the Sun – Oliver Klaus
Make My Grey Brain Green – Morgan Delt
Istanbul Is Sleepy – The Limiñanas
Wings – The Fall
Beep Beep – The Vendettas
Promised Land – Johnnie Alan
DK 50/80 – Otway & Barrett
Steckdose – Trees Speak
Bloodflow - Grandbrothers

Friday 28 May 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 420

#420, put this in your pipe and smoke it. And pass it on. Recommend PVC to one friend this week, spread the joy. They'll love you for it!

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Thee songs:
Glass – Trees Speak
You’re Not Up To Much – The Fall
Kiki – Alain Serco
Cupid – Adam Green
Fat Pop – Paul Weller
Your Friendly Neighbourhood Whore – Can
Small Boy – Dicaprio
Every Baby Cries the Same – Make Up
Hello, I’m Sorry – Baxter Dury
Newspaper Pane – Elvis Costello
Keep Your Hands Off My Baby – Gore Gore Girls
Do You Remember Rock ‘N’ Roll Radio – Spacemaid
True Love Will Find You In the End – Crybaby
Mary Wanna – The Lat-Teens
We’ll Be Together – The Pretty Things
North Wind – Chick Lewis
Things To Do – Pork
How Sweet the Sound – Wetdog
Apple – Some Velvet Sidewalk
Put That in Your Pipe and Smoke It – Kelley Stoltz

Friday 21 May 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 419


Here's #419 for ya. Twenty ear nuggets straight outta thee shed.

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Thee Songs:

Standing in a Trashcan (Thinking About You) – The Legendary Stardust Cowboy

Don’t Die – Richard Hell and the Voidoids

Get Up and Use Me – Fire Engines

Success – Country Teasers

Blue Boy – Orange Juice

More Cigarettes – Cheap Time

Government Center – Jonathan Richman

We’re Supposed To Be in Love – Crybaby

General Mojo’s Well-Paid Plan – Gary Burton

I Am the Upsetter – Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry

We’ve Got the Power – Black Merda

Git in There – Betty Davis

Gloryhallastoopid (Pin the Tale on the Funky) – Parliament

Sweet Thing – Shuggie Otis

The Call of the Wild – Lonnie Smith

Follow Me Down – Subsonics

Pepper (Butch’ Bros Remix) – Butthole Surfers

Vernal Equinox (Edit) – Can

Girl on the Beach – Jack Oblivian Dream Killers

Oh Those Eyes - Vagrants

Saturday 15 May 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 418

A little later than usual but here's #418, sorry to keep you waiting. Pop music for your weekend!

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Thee Songs:

Carnacki Theme One – Jon Brooks

Moanin’ – Art Blakey

Rhymin & Stealin – Beastie Boys

Do You Wanna Touch Me? – The Traditional Fools

I Washed My Hands in Muddy Water – Johnny Rivers

Variation One – Stereolab

Oscuridad – Laetitia Sasier

The Ballad of Dorothy Parker – Prince

Pancakes – Marvin Pontiac

The Stallion Part 3 – Ween

The First White Man to Touch California Soil – Sic Alps

Cosmic Fringes – Paul Weller

Missing  (Ultramarine Remix) – Everything But the Girl

Electricity – Hannah Peel

Ed’s Babe – The Fall

Rainbirds – Sparklehorse

Fatal Shore – Andrew Bird

If You Can’t Give Me Everything – Reigning Sound

My Golden One – La Luz

Ashes - Mark Kozelek with Ben Boye and Jim White

Walking on the Moon – Lucia Pamela

I Believe in Bugs – Ivor Cutler

Thursday 6 May 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 417


#shedlife part four hundred and seventeen.

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Thee Songs:
Rakset El Fadaa – Omar Khorshid
Alone Again Or – Love
Suppose They Give A War and No One Comes – The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band
Can I Squeeze – The Rabble
Been Here and Gone – Elmo Williams
Metal Fingers In My Body – Add N to (X)
Last Time Around – The Stairs
Big City After Dark – Link Wray
Archangel’s Thunderbird – Amon Düül II
The Magic Piper (Of Love) Extended Version – Edwyn Collins
Big Chief (Part 2) – Professor Longhair
Almost Eighteen – Honey & the Bees
Tragavenado – Vytas Brenner
Another Planet – Shintaro Sakatomo
Som Pá Film Och Örnar Över Amerika – Shitkid
Railroad Blues – Country Mike
Freaked – Charlie Harper
Comme Un Garçon – Stereo Total
Dearest Darling – Bo Diddley
Intro/Blood Machines Theme – Carpenter Brut

Thursday 29 April 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 416

Loud fast rules! A new show for the Mayday weekend.

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Thee Songs:
Loud Fast Rules! – Stimulators
Walls – Crass
Good To Be On the Road Back Home Again – Cornershop
Glam-Racket – The Fall
You Wonder – Dinosaur Jr
Searching for Mr Right – Young Marble Giants
Nobody’s Business – Lou Reed
Depression – Wreckless Eric
A La Morte Surbite – The William Loveday Intention
Doin’ Anything I Say – Dan Sartain
Paraffin Brain – The Nightingales
Ordunun Dereli – Altin Gün
October (Love Song) (2013 Remix) – Chris & Cosey
Snatcher – Vital Disorders
Rock Lobster – The B-52s
Heroin (Version 3) – The Velvet Underground
Paris – Shockabilly
Supermarket Blues – Eugene McDaniels
Staring In Her Eyes – Richard Hell & the Voivoids
Michael Kelly – Fergus & Geronimo

Thursday 22 April 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 81 Redux


A one way trip to Brainsville...

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Thee Songs:

The Feuds and the Fuss of Dancing Kings – Wild Billy Chyldish and the Spartan Dreggs

I Didn’t Mean to Lose You – Lost Sounds

Ana – Los Saicos

Wolfcall – Lord Dent and his Invaders

Too Much Monkey Business – Chuck Berry

Kick the Children – The Barbacans

German Sleeps in My Bed – The Male Nurse

Giggy Smile – Faust

Nothing Like You – Sebadoh

Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) – Grover Washington Jr

Summer in the City – Quincy Jones

Pusherman – Curtis Mayfield

Chapel Perilous – Belbury Poly

Hang On To Your Ego – Frank Black

Requiem – Killing Joke

Telephon – Palais Schaumberg

Brainville – Flaming Lips

Let It Slide – Mudhoney

Punk Rock Mama – Heavy Trash

Bottle Baby – John Spencer Blues Explosion

Cement Mixer – Jim Jones Revue

Dinah Wants Religion – The Fabs

Davey Crockett – The Traditional Fools

April Fool – Ronnie Lane

Mehmet Emmi – Selda

Black Soul – Bo Diddley

The Theme From Sparta FC #2 – The Fall

Thursday 15 April 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 80 Redux

Due to a pair of nesting Rocs in thee shed we've not been able to record this week so here's #80 from February 2013.

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The songs:
Nasty Sex – La Revolución de Emiliano Zapta
You Will Never Find Me – King Lollipop
Autumn’s Child – Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band
Fresh Garbage – Spirit
Still Nights – Mike Stuart Span
Warlocks of Pendragon – Mother Earth
Park It Up Your Arse – Thee Headcoatees
Candylion – Gruff Rhys
A Century of Fakers – Belle & Sebastian
Lullabye Letters – Soft Machine
Tipp City – The Amps
Cement Surf Board – Sic Alps
Death Star pt. 2 – Moonhearts
Salvaje – Los Saicos
They Told Me Too – Ty Segall
Gun-Diddy-I-Die – The Masonics
Crazy Horses – The Mortals
Slow Death – Flamin’ Groovies
Bulldoze Blues – Henry Thomas
Stepping Out – The Fall
Shark Fucks – Tronics
Ooee Baby – Tav Falco’s Panther Burns
Golden Brown – Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds
Into Her Arms – Tandoori Knights
Tongue Tied Jill – Charlie Feathers
Fall in Love With the Sun – The Kumari
This Is What She’s Like – Dexy’s Midnight Runners
Haxan – Wobbly Lamps

Friday 9 April 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 415


Working and shopping, happy and bleeding? Thirty two tunes that work for either scenario.

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Thee Songs:
Paramid Dub – Zongamin
Suspicious Minds – Candi Staton
Lonely Ghost – Reigning Sound
Free Arthur Lee – Make-Up
Bloody Blighty – Mick Trouble
Peeping Dom – The Surfing Magazines
Mulata – Conjunto Miel
The Spirit of the Golden Juice – P.J. McMahon
Jeannie – The Hillmisters
Bike Lane – Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks
Hot Disco – MadMadMad
Working and Shopping – Tools You Can Trust
(They Found Me in the Back of) The Galaxy – The Intelligence and Kelley Stoltz
Get Carter - The Filthy Six
Daddy's Gone - Glasvegas
Second Sight – Buck Meek
By Now - Little Wings
Happy and Bleeding – PJ Harvey
Oh Boy – Harlem
Un Dia – Juana Molina
Bad Part of Town – The Seeds
Margaritas At the Mall – Purple Mountains

Friday 2 April 2021

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 414


We're back in the shed, social distancing, disinfecting, one in one out etc. etc. Whatever, here's a new show for you after a few weeks of reissues...

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Thee Songs
In Good Time - Beau Brummels
Chatham Town Welcomes Desperate Men – William Loveday Intention
The Man Who Invented Himself – Robyn Hitchcock
Chaff/Eventually – The Nightingales
Rosalina – Tiña
A Little More Time – Reigning Sound
Similar Kicks – Mick Trouble
Quantize Humanize – Trees Speak
The Adventures of Pee Pee the Sailor – Paul Leary
Kosmische (Warm Digits Remix) – AK/DK
At the Ruin of Others – Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds
Face Reality – Oscar Perry
The Best Part of Me – Miss La-Vell
Concrete and Clay – Kevin Rowland
Lady Day – Lou Reed
Serious Drugs – BMX Bandits
Harmony Hall – The Hardy Tree
The Balance – Vex Ruffin & Fab 5 Freddy
C’Est La Mort – Stereo Total
Boeing – Matty Kemer
Battery – Malojian
Love Hangover – Stuart Moxham & Louis Philippe
Beautiful and Very Smart – Harlem
Au Banquet des Chausseurs – Java
Jim’s Problem – Russel Simins
All Times Through Paradise – The Saints