Thursday, 28 September 2023

Church Of Thee Polyvinyl Craftsmen Resurrected - Sermon 11


We had a new show recorded and ready to go but it appears it was too long and exceeded our monthly Podbean capacity for the month which sucks. So we had to substitute with something shorter. Here is the 11th sister show we did briefly for the Garage Punk Pirate Network or whatever it was called. Hoist the main sail and mutter a prayer!

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Thee Songs:

Loch Ness Monster – King Horror

Hot Tamales – The Prime Mates

Preaching the Blues – The Gun Club

All My Loving – The Almighty Defenders

Stop and Listen – The Shag

I Don’t Like You – Bo Diddley

Loving Cup – The Triumphs

Don’t Call Me Flyface – The Reekers

Problems – The Heathens

Bdaaa!!! – Los Peyotes

Diamond Skull – Atomic Suplex

Girl from the Neck Down – Suzi Chunk

Block of Ice – Thee Oh Sees

Golden Girl – The Rabble

Speedway – The Heyburners

Fuck… - Dan Sartain

Axis Abraxis – Mark Sultan

Let Me In – Hunx

Jamskate – Quintron

Sally Sensation – The Buff Medways

Brown Trash – Tandoori Knights

Friday, 22 September 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 17 Redux

Holidays and travel delays has led to no new show this week so here is show 17 from way back in September 2011. 

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Thee Songs:
Real Gone – Sam “The Man” Taylor
House of Bamboo – Earl Grant
Wack Wack – Young Holt Trio
Chopper 70 – Wayne Cochran
Waterfall – Quintron
Mind Your Own Business – Delta 5
Suck It and Smell – King Khan & BBQ Show
Et Moi, Et Moi, Et Moi – Jacques Dutronc
Sad Little Bug – April March & the Makers
Why Won’t You – The Rogers Sisters
Hand In Your Head – Money Mark
Messing With My Life – Kitty Daisy & Lewis
You Don’t Like Rock ‘n’ Roll – Hunx & His Punx
Baby Don’t Do It – Shannon & the Clams
(Do the) Fuck Yourself – Nobunny
Love Can Lose – The Milkshakes
Primitive – The Groupies
Octopus – Syd Barrett
Bandstand – Tandoori Knights
I Found A Peanut – Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds
Warm and Untorn – The Pharmacy
Secret Walls – The Fresh and Onlys
Girl From the Mountain – The Harvey Averne Barrio Band
Enjoy Yourself – Prince Buster
Yellow – Whirlwind Heat
No Satisfaction – Black Mountain
Have You Ever Heard A Digital Accordian – The Lovely Eggs

Wednesday, 13 September 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 504


While Coops does 'olidays we cobble together a ramshackle set of goodies.
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Thee songs...

I Shall Not reach - Alphonso
Cool Breeze - Big Youth
What Can I Do - Derrick Harriott
Ubiquitous Meh! - Your heart is Still in its Shrink
Family Life - The Particles
Ragged Generation for Real - Patrik Fitzgerald
Songs in Numbers - Cotton Jones
Beautiful Heart - Richard Swift
Sic Ballad - Mike Donovan
Glücklich. Traurig. Seltsam - Die Wellttaumforscher
Haunted Mountain - Buck Meek
Barley - Water From Your Eyes
The Tick - Ween
Die Laughing - Osees
Anti Taxi - Le Femme
Death - Ty Segall band
Milk For Flowers - H. Hawkline
Costly Engineered Solution - Crack Cloud
Sam Burton - Long Way Round
Ted Hawkins - Cold and Bitter Tears

Thursday, 7 September 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 118 Redux

Because of 'olidays we travel back to the olden times, way back to transmission 118, recorded on wax cylinder.

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Thee Songs...

I do dream you - Jennifer Gentle
Misfit - The Outsiders
Sling That Thing - Andre Williams
That’s the Way it is -The Del-Vetts
Bye Bye City- Le Coeur
Baby, Baby, Baby - The Seeds
Bye Bye Roxie - Nobunny
Baldyie beat - The Deacons
Young Savage - Ultravox
Fergus & Geronimo - Powerful Lovin’
The Black Keys - Can’t Find My Mind
The Fall - New Face in Hell
Oblivians - I’m Not a Sicko There’s a Plate in My Head
Tykek - City of a Dream
Summer Twins - I’m No Good
Pearls - Dirty Water
Brother Julius - Phil Spector
Blurt - The Fish Needs a Bike
Pharoahe Monch- Fuck You
Billy Childish & The Chatham Singers - The Man With the Gallows Eyes
Howlin’ Wolf - Spoonful
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band - Clear Spot
The Asphodells - One Minutes Silence
Plastikman - Narkosis
BBC Radiophonic Workshop - Dr Who Theme

Thursday, 31 August 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 16 Redux

No shed visitation rights this week so it's all the way back to June 2011 for this week's exhumation of show 16.

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Thee Songs:
Acres of Lust - Sonny & the Sunsets
Blow Out Your Lights – Jacuzzi Boys
I Was On (The Bozo Show) – Nobunny
Vacation In Chicago – Cold War Kids
Brown Jews Etc. – Country Teasers
Talk-Action=Shit – Brian Jonestown Massacre
Stranger – Black Lips
Love Comes In Spurts – Richard Hell & the Voivoids
Teenage Depression – Eddie & the Hot Rods
Sex Beat – The Gun Club
4312 – Tyvek
Ghost Rider – Suicide
Watch the Tapes – LCD Soundsystem
Look-Ka Py Py – The Meters
Ode To A Black Man – The Dirtbombs
Do It Again – Edwyn Collins
Depth Charge Ethel – Grinderman
Secret Plans – Eagles of Death Metal
Sex With An X – The Vaselines
Black Coffin – The Fresh & Onlys
Dirty Nails – The Tennesee Tearjerkers
Summertime Blues – Blue Cheer
Let’s Go Surfing – The Drums
Billy Two – The Clean
All My Friends – Pavement
Strangers – The Presidents of the United States of America
Slow Motion – Forest Fire

Thursday, 24 August 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 502


No Miggins this week, he's touring Northern Britain sleeping on beaches. He's give Micky and Coop the key to thee shed!

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Thee Songs:

Coordinates/The Path – Belbury Poly

Hold the Line – Melin Melyn

Constant Journey – Chaps

Blue Sound of Love – Alan Dell

Adult/ery – Scars

Green Power – Jesse James

Goofballs – The Tremelo Beer Gut

Part 8 – Yume Bitsu

Portrait -Five or Six

Shifting Gears – Johnny Hammond

Girl from ’62 - Thee Headcoats

Country Girl – Brinsley Schwartz

I Can’t Hardly Wait (The Tim Version) – The Replacements

Ruler of My Heart – Irma Thomas

It’s Over – Demons Claws

Running in the City – Space

The Wall – Yuck

The O-Men – Butthole Surfers

Them Girls – Lee Hazlewood

What’s In My Head - Fuzz

Friday, 18 August 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 502


Whether you're orbiting around the moon, waltzing across Texas or staying in bed this weekend, transmission 502 should fit the bill.

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Thee Songs:
Orbit Around the Moon – Joe Meek with Blue Men
Cling Film – The Sea Urchins
Tune Up – Jr Walker and the All Stars
Product Patrol – Cabaret Voltaire
Everything’s Alright – The Outcast
Creepy People (In the Middle of the Night) – Wreckless Eric
Alien Feeling – The Magnetic Fields
I Can’t Help Myself (Long Version) – Orange Juice
Will There Ever Be A Day That You’re Hung Like A Thief – The William Loveday Intention
Boy With A Smile – Arthur Russell
Zinabu – Bunzu Sounds
Call Me Anything – Bill Callahan
Two Time Loser – Little Richard
The Birmingham School of Business School – The Fall
Johnny Won’t Get To Heaven – Killjoys
Gravity’s Angel – Laurie Anderson
Waltz Across Texas – Alex Chilton
The Prisoner – Gil Scott-Heron
Undertaker – Thinking Fellers Union Local 282
Stealing – John Holt
Science Funktion - Donald Byrd
Through the Morning, Through the Night – Dillard & Clark
The World Is A Ghetto – Amral’s Trinidad Cavaliers Steel Drum Orchestra
Relax Baby Be Cool – Stereo Total
The Ward – Junkyard Band
The Big Noise From Winnetka – Sandy Nelson
Who Do You Think You’re Fooling – Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band

Wednesday, 9 August 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 501


Destination Weirdsville, hop aboard.

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Thee Songs:
Night of the Vampire – The Moontrekkers
Long Necked Bottles - Captain Beefheart & his Magic Band
Gathers No Moss – Shadows Five
Heads You Win – Charlie Crockett
Prove It – The Rebel
Don’t Fade Out – Cut Worms
Bugaboo – Sereni Singers
Tell Me Now – The Wave Pictures
Weirdsville – George Ross and the Red Tops
Dream On Columbia Street – Cotton Jones
Looking Back, I Should Have Been Home More – Richard Swift
Start To Dreaming – Wooden Shjips
Poetry – KRS One  & Scott La Rock
Servus Mr Bond – Las Gammas
Lorsque Je Frappe A Ta Porte – Ginette Taillon
That Was Illegal – Shintaro Sakamoto
Clockout – Devo
Pista (Fresh Start) – Los Bitchos
Hard To Be A Star – Whitney K
Keys – White Denim
Lover, Lover, Lover – Leonard Cohen
Entry of the Globbots (Take 2) – Joe Meek with Blue Men
Jolene – Kellee Patterson
I Wish I Could Sing – R. Stevie Moore
Those Conga Drums – Jonathan Richman & the Modern Lovers
Happenings Ten Years Ago – Yardbirds
The Beat Goes On/Off - Telex

Thursday, 3 August 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 500


Here it is, our 500th show. Nothing flashy, some extra songs, so it's a bit longer, some favourites and some dedications.

A big thanks to all of listeners whether you've been with us since the beginning or are a newish covert. Thanks too to the guests we've had drop in from time to time.

Lastly a huge tip of the hat to Laggers, without who... x

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Thee Songs:
Backslop – Baby Earl & the Trini-dads
Theme From Sparta F.C. #2 – The Fall
Someone Must’ve Nailed Us Together – The Len Bright Combo
Blow Your Head – Fred Wesley & the JBs
Blue Boy – Orange Juice
The Container Drivers – The Fall
Spiderman in the Flesh – Country Teasers
Disappearing Act – The Mantles
Shoemaker Levy 9 – Hierophants
Call of the Wighat – The Cramps
Carol – Reigning Sound
Fantastic Man – William Onyeabor
That Greedy Beat – Matt Black & the Coldcut Crew
Red Head Walking – Beat Happening
Rectangle – Jacno
(I Was) Born to Cry – Dion & the Belmonts
Chaconne in G Major – Moondog
So What If I Couldn’t Take It – Jeffrey Lewis
Stay Here and Take Care of the Chickens – The Wave Pictures
Ruby Go Home – Thee Oh Sees
Et Moi, Et Moi, Et Moi – Jacques Dutronc
Wild - The Butterflies of Love
Benson Arizona – Dominik Hauser
Ooh Yea – Betty Davis
Cosoco – Juana Molina
Another Planet – Shintaro Sakamoto
This Is A Photograph – Kevin Morby
Everywhere That Wog Army Roam – Cornershop
The Dolphins – Al Wilson
Fixer Upper – Yard Act
Stupid Introlude (feat Gil Scott Heron)/Stupid – Bobby Womack
Animal Mentality – Patrik Fitzgerald Group
Suffering Jukebox – Silver Jews
Miami – Baxter Dury
Is It Raining In Your Mouth – The Fat White Family
She Wants Me Dead – Wobbly Lamps

Friday, 28 July 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 499


All kinds of everything in this week's show.

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Thee Songs:
Theme From The Iron Horse – The Sound Defects
Race Track In France – Gil Scott Heron & Brian Jackson
(We Hate the Fuckin’) NME – Thee Headcoats
If My Mother Thinks I’m Happy – The Bug Club
Stevie (For Steven S.) – Royal Trux
Run To Your Mama (Cage & Aviary Remix) – Goat
All Kinds Of Everything – Tell Hall and Sinead O’Connor
Kisses For the Misses – Richard Swift
Tezeta – Mulatu Astatke
Depression – Abner Jay
Back to the World - Curtis Mayfield
Send His Love To Me – PJ Harvey
Unforgiveable – Howe Gelb
Dishonesty – Marine Girls
All That I Really Want – The Tempos
Sweet Tater Pie – Dave Pike
The Pink Panther – The Method
Too Drunk To Fuck – Dead Kennedys
Chinese Bookie – The Yummy Fur
Almost No One (Can Have My Love) – Escape-ism
Happy Soup – Baxter Dury
Freak Out – Jackie Mittoo
Persian Carpet In Reverse – Kitchen Cynics
I Don’t Want To Lose Her – The Tempests
Ray Of Sunshine – Go Sailor
Sad Tomorrow – The Muffs
It’s Nothing To Me – Sanford Clark

Thursday, 20 July 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 498


Lasers set to stun, show four nine eight.

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Thee Songs:
Lady Day - Richard Swift
My Yoke Is Heavy - Sparklehorse
Day In Day Out - Stanley Brinks and the Kaniks
Run Pussy Cat - Russ Meyer 
I Worship the Sun - Felt
What Can You Do In Your Life - Petalouda
Les Fleur - Minnie Riperton
Medicine - Matt Berry 
Sun Ra - Dragstrip
Lisa Said - Baxter Dury
Soft Mountain Shake - Cotton Jones
Teenage Toy - Insecure Men
Bend Over - Wagon Christ
Slap My Babies - Gene Defcon
Come Back Jim - The Gun Club
History Lesson Part II - Minutemen
Hizomi Moe - Meiko Kaji
Canyon Ride '99 - Beachwood Sparks 
Rhythm Changes - The Counts
Rockberry Jam - L.A. Dream Team
Excellent Birds - Laurie Anderson
Happy Music - James Last
A Dream For Julie - Kaleidoscope
In/Out - Stereo Total
Peter and the Wolf in Sheep's Clothing - Sons of Judah
If You're Ready (Come Go With Me) - Homer Banks
Happy Hill - Cheeseburger

Thursday, 13 July 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 3 Redux

We've unearthed a whole new batch of oldies to fill the gaps for when we can't get in thee shed. So here is transmission three from way back in March 2011.

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Thee Songs:
Zero G - The Barry Gray Orchestra
Intelligent Madness – Greg Osby
Civilian Life – The Rebel
Pot Head Pixies – Gong
Got Love if You want It – the Bush
Jet Plane – Venus Ray
Swings and Roundabouts – Nork Law
Know Your product – The Saints
Salvation – The Kits
Sing – The Rationals
I’m the Living Sickness – Calico Wall
Ugly Women – King Khan & His Lonesome Guitar
Swinging On A Star – Big Dee Erwin
Punk Rock Mama – Heavy Trash
2120 South Michigan Ave – The Wrecked Angles
5 Minutes – The Stranglers
Day Late Dollar Short – Thee Witch Hazel Martinis
Tema De Batman – Celio Balona
Acao Na Cidade – As Mercenarias
Inner City Boundaries – Freestyle Fellowship
Unicorns Were Horses - New Kingdom
Cover It in Gas And Set It on Fire (live) – Ween
Just a little Bit – Roy Head
Barrel House Woman – Champion Jack Dupree
99th Floor – The Moving Sidewalks
My One and Only Jimmy Boy – The Girlfriends
Never Got the Chance – Lazy Cowgirls
If You Can’t Give Me Everything – Reigning Sound
Beatle Bones N’ Smoking Stones – Captain Beefheart
Witches Wand – Luv Machine
What a Waster – Adam Green
The Mermaid Parade – Phosphorescent
Greatest Show On Earth – The Felice Brothers
Fortune Teller – Forest Fire
Summer of Love – The Fresh and Onlys
Motorhead With Me (live) – Nobunny
Easy Way Out – The Adicts
Woof Woof – Dan Deacon
See The Light – Velvet Underground
Kick – Adam and the Ants
Waxworks – Wreckless Eric
Motor Car – Neil’s Children
Psycho – Eddie Noack

Friday, 7 July 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 497

Can you put your arms around a memory?

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Thee Songs:
Monkey’s Paw – Laurie Anderson
Sunlit Uplands – Nightingales
I Saw – Young Fathers
The Democracy of Small Things – The Blow
24 Hours – The Chefs
Take Your Time – Willie Tee
Crystal World – Crystal Glass
Amalfi Drive – Manolo
Bury! – The Fall
Whistle at the Bottom of a Shoe – Richard Swift
I Can’t Get Around You – Ty Segall & White Fence
Let Your Weirdness Carry You Home – Majolian
Girl Overboard – Snowboy featuring Anna Ross
Groove Juice – Preston Lewis
Father – Thinking Fellers Union Local 282
Thunder Clap – Augustus Pablo
Reflections – Bill Conti
Wahnsinn V1 – Trio
Men From Spectre – Purple Pill Party
Anenome – The Brian Jonestown Massacre
First Evil – Grinderman
Oh Red – Howlin’ Wilf
Wreck – The Grifters
I[m A Man That’s Done Wrong – The Servant’s Ball
Flavor Part 2 – The Blues Explosion
Hunting On Paris (Tecno Jacno Zero – Return Rec) – Salon Music
You Can’t Put Your Arms Around A Memory – Johnny Thunders

Thursday, 29 June 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 496


Transmission 496 has a good number of Gallic bangers. C'est formidable!

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Thee Songs:
Je Dis Ce Que Je Pense Et Je Vis Comme Je Veux – Antoine
Gamme Gouchee – Les Cottamou
C’Est Comme Ça – Les Rita Mitsouko
Sharkey’s Day – Laurie Anderson
Neuschnee - Neu!
Rainmaker – Sparklehorse
Don’t Let Go – The Vice-Roys
In the Middle of A Miracle – Arthur Russell
London Express – Oliver Sain
Tabana Luvvet – Fařuz Derřn Bulut
What Was That? – Melin Melyn
Going Back To My Roots (Part One) – Lamont Dozier
Aqua Boogie (A Psychoalphadiscobetabioaquadoloop) – Parliament
Rational Culture – Tim Maia
I Ain’t Got Nobody – Sly and the Family Stone
Heaven in the Back Seat of My Cadillac – Stereo Total
The Lie – Gun Club
Summer Madness – Inokasira Rangers
Percolator – Hot Butter
Meli Melo – Jeanna Marie Sens
Exposition – Charles de Goal
Love Pseudomorph – Ubiquitous Meh!
Split On Both Sides – Duds
Sharkey’s Night – Laurie Anderson with William S. Burroughs
Cody – Gram Parsons
Bring on the Heartaches – Willie Tee
Faut Savoir – Les Intrigantes

Friday, 16 June 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 495


Are we all prostitutes? Think on it while you listen to this week's show and report on your findings.

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Transmission 495
Psyche Rock (Malpaso Mix by Fatboy Slim) – Pierre Henry
Goodbye Piano – R. Stevie Moore
Little Girls – Ludus
We Are All Prostitutes – The Pop Group
I Identified the UFO – Ubiquitous Meh!
Leon – Baxter Dury
Description Of A Fool (Talkie) – A Tribe Called Quest
Precious Things – Warmduscher
Negative Zone – Dicaprio
La Premiere Fois – Jean-Bernard De Libreville
Dear God (Sincerely M.O.F.) – Monsters of Folk
What You Need Is What You Get – Dramatics
Nina-Kocka-Nina – The Dinks
Swingin’ Drums – Ronny Kae
Chasing Rainbows – Rose City Band
Start To Dreaming – Wooden Shjips
Blonde On Blonde – Harlem
Japanese Cowboy – Ween
Mound – The Rebel
Solace – The Sea Urchins
Smells Like Teen Spirit – Inokasira Rangersa
Tube Disaster – Flux Of Pink Indians
The War – The Babies
The Word Of God/My Baby Loves Rock & Roll Music – The Bug Club
Sick Of Goodbyes – Sparklehorse
Touch Sensitive – The Fall
Lost In A Crowd - Woods

Friday, 9 June 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 104 Redux

We are exhuming show one oh four from almost ten years ago, take no notice of the quiz results, they are a bit redundant now. Some great tunes though, nice to remember what we were buying and listening to ten years ago. Pre-ting times!

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Thee Songs:
Hey Willy – Shannon and the Clams
Licorice Root & Chamomile Tea – King Lollipop
The Power – Shannon and the Clams
Help Out – Thee Headcoatees
Who Are You? – Ty Segall
The Criminal Inside Me – RL Burnside
Bobo Boogie – Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds
Cave In Italy – Subsonics
Tomboy – Acid Baby Jesus
Rocket USA – Suicide
Secret Surprise – Joanna Gruesome
It’s My Life – The Hammersmith Gorillas
Roxanne’s Revenge – Roxanne Shanté
Push th’ Little Daisies – Ween
Shake Shake – White Denim
Dear Dark J – J.C. Satan
Zed the Mythical Goat – Bazooka
Psycosis V – Los Peyotes
Sugar On Top – The Dirtbombs
Blue Bayou – Roy Orbison
Big Time – Rudi
Freestylin’ – Grey Boy
Funnel Of Love – The Fall
Preaching the Blues – The Gun Club
Moanin’ At Midnight – Howlin’ Wolf
The Wall – Hapshash and the Coloured Coat
Poor Man’s Prison – Gene Vincent

Thursday, 1 June 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 494

Whatever you like we've got. Unless your taste differs from ours. In which case you're in the wrong place.

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Thee Songs:
Pure Particles – The Bug Club
Ruby Don’t Take Your Love to the Vibrators – Johnny Moped
Can’t Hold On – Black Lips
GMF – John Grant
If You Ever Get Lonesome – Preston Love
Pedestrian At Best – Courtney Barnett
Twist A Saint Tropez – Les Chats Sauvages
Be What You Want To – Link Wray
Jorge Regula – The Moldy Peaches
Before and Again – Akron/Family
Obsessed and So Obscure – Matt Berry
Gold Day – Sparklehorse
Holday Inn – Stereo Total
Are You Man Enough? – The Four Tops
Dog Scratched Ear – Henry’s Funeral Shoe
AM 580 – Mountains and Rainbows
Paula’s Song – Emmett Finley
Young Freedom – Francis Lai
How Do You Make Me Feel – Delilah Holliday, Baxter Dury & Etienne De Crecy
謎 のミスタ-ナイソ  (Detorioto Mix) – The Dirtbombs
Girl U Want – Devo
Frame of Reference – Drugstore Romeos
Shack Up – Banbarra
Stone Fox Chase – Area Code 615
Drink Me Under the Table – Julian Cope
The Dream (Live) – Thee Oh Sees
Born On A Saturday Night – Mean Jeans

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

Thursday, 23 March 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 487

Extra full studio this week means more music you lucky people...

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Thee Songs:
Maryland – Whitney K
In the Rain – Rose City Band
Nancy – Ricard Swift
Purple Onion – Jimmy McGriff
Waddlin’ Around – BBQ
Get A Job – Silhouettes
いたずら小僧 – Yura Yura Teikoku
К Звездам (Towards The Stars)/ Сафари (Safari) – Aerobic Exercises
They Always Knew – Jeffrey & Jack Lewis
You’re So Much - The Sea Urchins
Beautiful & Very Smart – Harlem
Stop and Think It Over – Greg Cartwright
Talkin’ All That Jazz (Dominoes Mix) – Stetsasonic
Divagaçâo 6/8 – Hector Costita
Para Ti – The Harvey Averne Barrio Band
Don’t Sing No More Sad Songs – Kevin Ayres
Sticky Slithers – H. Hawkline
Contact – Brigitte Bardot
I’ve Got To Know – George Brigman
Theme from The Tomorrow People – Dudley Simpson
Death Dance -  Naked (On Drugs)
Mohawk Town – Paul Leary
Close To Me (Closer Mix) – The Cure
Stutz Bearcat – Solar Plexus
The Lord Is A Monkey – Butthole Surfers
Anticipation – Delta 5
I Know A Place – Jay Reatard
Sense Of Belonging – Television Personalities
A Superbeing – Patrik Fitzgerald Band
Outa Space – Billy Preston

Friday, 17 March 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 486

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Transmission 486
Ego Trip – Ultimate Spinach
Fortune Cookie Prize – Beat Happening
Black Is Beautiful – The Trinikas
The Big Fight – Ricky Allen
Hey Willie – Shannon and the Clams
For God Sake Give the People More Power – The Chi-lites
Law – Mighty Mighty
Beautiful Launderette – David Lance Callahan
Le Marchand de Temps – Antoine
Tut Tut Tut Tut – Gillian Hills
Crackin Up – Crack Cloud
Life Is Full of Parties – Gene Defcon
Toon Town – MJ Lenderman
My Rival – Alex Chilton
Still In Love With You – The Castilians
She Is Beyond Good and Evil – The Pop Group
Tightrope – Zor Gabor
We Were Never Lost – Causeway
Summershine – The Sea Urchins
Model Village – The Loft
Open Up the Gate (Orchid 12” Mix) -Watty Burnett
Nature Boy – The Talbot Brothers
Steady On My Mind – Parquet Courts
King of Spain Part 2 – Galaxie 500

Friday, 10 March 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 485

Put a happy face on. Transmission 485, delivered directly to your ear 'oles.

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Thee Songs:

Whole Wide World (John Peel Session) – The Soup Dragons

Crying On A Plane – Black Lips

Second Production – Mike Stuart Span

Doomed – Julian Cope

Tidy Away – Stuart Moxham & Louis Philippe

Bradley Manning – Cass McCombs

Black Widow Blues – Townes Van Zandt

Let’s Kiss – Beat Happening

Village Soul – Lennie Hibbert

Tried and Tested Public Speaker – Bogshed

Major Bloodnok’s Stomach – Dick Mills

Twilight Zone – Jerry McGee

Tunic – Sonic Youth

How Long – The Shifters

Talisa – Daniele Luppi & Parquet Courts featuring Karen O

Interested in Music – Adam Green

Eloise – Associates

Different Story – Tarzan 5

My Protector – Spencer Cullum

I Saw the Light – Terry Hall

To Lay Down Beside You – Esther Phillips

Movin’ and Groovin’ – Reality

Creation (Prologue)/It’s Just Begun – The Jimmy Castor Bunch

Gossip – Cyril Neville

Friday, 3 March 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 484


Bonjour! Among this week's gems are a bunch of tunes picked up on a trip to Paris. It's also where this week's cover image was snapped.

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Thee songs:
Nothin’ But – The Rabble
Plug Me In – George Harrison
Anenome – The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Words Of Advice – Material w/ William S. Burroughs
Billy Two – The Clean
Dickie Davies Eyes – Half Man Half Biscuit
A Roller Skating Jam Named “Saturdays” – De La Soul
Unknown Title – Pan Ron
Wired Up – Hector
I Wanna Be Your Man – The Youngsters
Can’t Get Away – Chain & the Gang
You Have Bought Yourself A Boat – MJ Landerman
Zeus – Jonny Trunk
The Jungle Line – Joni Mitchell
Animal Mentality – Patrik Fitzgerald Group
Stercok – Georges Randi
Flash – The Duke of Burlington
Rectangle – Jacno
Going Down – The Bug Club
While Digging Through the Snow – Whitney K
Lungs – Townes Van Zandt
Jungle Rot – George Brigman
Bag’s Groove – Milt Jackson
Good To the Last Drop – Gene Page
Sunny Road to Salina – Christophe
Je Suis Une Calamité  - Les Calamités
The Detective - Wireheads

Saturday, 18 February 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 93 Redux

Porky Pig knows the score, so here are 27 porky prime cuts form June 2013 with the OG three shed amigos.

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Thee Songs:
Lower Leg – Wetdog
4 Ft Car – Chris Morris/ Blue Jam
Touch My Tooter – Ween
Beatle Bones ‘N’ Smoking Stones – Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band
What’ll It Take – Graham Coxon
A Summer Of Love – London
I Hate This Town – John Grant
Silly Girl (Peel Session Version 1980) – Television Personalities
Music for A Film 1 – Ty Segall
These Students – Johnny Moped
My Own Private Patrick Swayze – The Male Nurse
Don’t Give Up – Gil Scott Heron
She’s The One That Got It – Tav Falco’s Panther Burns
To Go and Return – Jeffrey Lewis
Look Away – The Mantles
Dew Drop Inn – Esquerita
Someone For You – Warm Soda
Some Things Last A Long Time – Daniel Johnston
Ghost Power – The Chords
Homos – The Frogs
Auto Neutron – Fat White Family
I Can Go On – Moonhearts
At The Farm – White Denim
Little Richard – Tyvek
Everybody Loves Somebody – Hasil Atkins
Woo Hoo – Rock-A-Teens
Don’t Talk To Me – Hank Haint

Friday, 10 February 2023

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 483

Transmission 483, a little something for the weak end.

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Thee Songs:

Space Race Parts 1&2 - Brown Spirits

Vanessa's Luminous Dog Coat - Edwina Biglet and the Miglets

Thirty – Hannah Hu

Once Bitten - Peter Tosh and the Wailers

Sensational (Medley in 5) Part One - Derrick Harriott

Row Fisherman Row – Wailing Souls

Intro Berry Gordy Jr/Money (That’s What I Want) - Barrett Strong

The Making of Star Wars – Selector Dub Narcotic

Down from Dover - Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood

Seaside - Spencer Cullum

The Sandman - Alan Rankine

Arise, Therefore - Bill Callahan & Bonnie Prince Billy featuring Six Organs of Admittance

Carla's Got A Boyfriend - Baxter Dury

When I Leave - Fat White Family

Point That Thing Somewhere Else - The Clean

911 Is A Joke (Instrumental) – Public Enemy

The Divided States of America - Jim White

Movin’ It On – Odetta

Have You Ever Spent the Night in Jail - The Standells

Drink Problem – Thin Yoghurts

War, Politics – The Rebel

Plank – Meatbodies

In the Lassa - Juana Molina

Flowertown – Flowertown

Pretty Good – John Prine

Time Zone - Fleshtones