Friday 19 April 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 522


What does your soul look like? Is it as black as Beryl's?

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Thee Songs:
Kites – Simon Dupree & the Big Sound
Sweet Marylin – Metal Boys
Lichtenstein Girl – Television Personalities
Weakness – Inspiral Carpets
Your Friendly Neighbourhood Whore – Can
Variations II Sur le Theme Ds Bene Geserit – Richard Pinhar
Dilettanti – The Braen’s Machine
I Hear You Calling – Kevin Morby
California Here I Come – River
Songs of the Night Life – Luke Vibert/BJ Cole
Good To Go – Trouble Funk
Trädgården – Lucerne feat. Shitkid
Handglams – Ty Segall
Ghetto Cross – Black Lips
Ray O Vac – Royal Trux
Drums Over London - Disco Zombies
What Does Your Soul Look Like (Pt. 4) – DJ Shadow
Wrecking Ball – Emmylou Harris
What May Come – Lonnie Liston Smith
The Lady Rachel – Kevin Ayers
Mr Fix-It – Jeffree
Inside Out – Primal Scream
I Bleed – Pixies
Ambulance City – Pink Mountaintops
Sleeping On Roads – Coley Park
Hesitate – Boots For Dancing
Mik Mak Mok – Julian Cope

Thursday 11 April 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 521


Eye de eye campers! Lots of 7" action in this weeks show!

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Thee Songs:
Mandingo – Vytas Brenner
Battery – Malojian
Afternoon – The Modern Lovers
A Bout De Soufflé – Marie at les Garçons
Subway Joe – Joe Batan
Space 1999 – Geoff Love Orchestra
Patricia Twist - Perez Prado
Topsy Turby – Topsy Turbys
Undegchwech – Yr Niwl
Flames – Elmer Gantry’s Velvet Opera
I Hear You Calling – Bill Fay
I Hate the Universe – The Cravats
Heavy Is the Head – Astrel K
Cath the Beat (Scratch the Beat) – T.Ski Valley
Eyes -Wine Lips
Mess Around - The Marmalade
The United States of Longo – The Longo Allstars
Baby Don’t You Weep - Edward Hamilton and the Arabians
The Spastic – The Rebel
Sissyneck – Beck
Domestic Gesture – Miss Rayon and Cloudmaster
You Take My Money – The Damned
Let’s Be Badder – Lucern Raze feat. Cherry Pickles
Ain’t That A Bitch – Johnny Guitar Watson
Teach Me How To Fly – Flake
Children of the Sun – The Misunderstood
Funky Velvet – Black Velvet

Friday 5 April 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 520


We are risen! Things have kept us out of the bunker for a while, it's nice to be back. Lots of new records as a result of a couple of weeks away.

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Thee Songs:
Sweeney 2 (Theme From the Film) – The Tony Hatch Orchestra
Uplifting Abyss – Jovana Maljokovica
Hung On A Wire - The Bevis Frond
Kamikaze – Wine Lips
I Wouldn’t Change A Thing – Coke Escovedo
Claire – Baxter Dury
Who Is Anybody? – John Bramwell
Time – Ty Segall & White Fence
Jenny Ondioline Part 2 – Stereolab
Canyon – Zack Keim
Let Love Flow On – Sonya Spence
Dead in the Suburbs – Los Reactors
Microneseren – Bobby Hughes Combination
Photo Couleur - A3 Dans Les WC
Summer – The Surfing Magazines
Switchblade – Ron Thompson His Rowdy Guitar and the Broughams
Trick Or Treat – Bryan ‘Legs’ Walker and the Rock-A-Taires
I’m Doubtful Of Your Love – Benny Joy
Bad Girls Parts 1 & 2 – Lee Moses
Tocyn – Whyte Horses
I’m Talking About You – The Missfits
Backstreets – Guru feat. Lonnie Liston Smith
New Amsterdam – Elvis Costello
We Used to Think the Freeway Sounded Like A River – Richmond Fontaine
Arauco – Robert Wyatt
Athens, France – Black Country, New Road
I Want To Kill My Brother, the Cymbal Head – The Flaming Lips

Thursday 21 March 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 30 Redux


A dip in the archives again this week and it's another boozy one! Lee from Wobbly Lamps, The Hillmisters and Beatglider is a guest again.

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Thee Songs:
Son of Suzy Cream Cheese – Frank Zappa & the Mothers of Invention
Ye Olde Indian Towne – Nodzzz
Hello Mr Soul – Buffalo Springfield
Black Rice – Women
The Love Between – White Fence
Walk On – Neil Young
Summer of Love – The Fresh & Onlys
What It Is – The Growlers
Kris Kringle JuJu – Kid Congo and the Pink Monkey Birds
Livin’ My Life – Mark Sultan
I Do! – Sir Lord Von Raven
I Don’t Believe You – The Thermals
Roadrunner – The Modern Lovers
Hot Topic – Le Tigre
Liar Liar – The Castaways
The Beatles – The Intelligence
Summer Baby – Pavement
I’ve Got Levitation – 13th Floor Elevators
1979 – Smashing Pumpkins
A Forest – The Cure
When Jokers Attack – Brian Jonestown Massacre
Destination Venus – The Rezillos
Rotten Love – The Briefs
Spidey’s Curse – Black lips
Bread and Butter – The New Beats
Octopus – Syd Barrett
I’d Much Rather Be With the Boys – Reigning Sound
Take My Hand – Matt Berry

Friday 15 March 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 26 Redux


A full house of sick notes has kept us from recording this week so here's a booze fuelled show from September 2011 to plug the gap. Hic!

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Thee Songs:
Skee-Mo – Hoochie & the Coochie Coos
Thunder – Lord Thunder L.O.V.E Love – Al Green
Little Child Runnin’ Wild – Curtis Mayfield
Tighten Up – Archie Bell & the Drells
Mr Big Stuff – Jean Knight
Beware of the Dog – Georgie Fame
Insects Are All Around Us – Money Mark
Crackerjack Docker – Prinzhorn Dance School
Bastards of Young – The Cribs
Billy Graham – The Larks
Crocodile Tears – Mumps
I’m Flipped (Demo) – El Niño
The Weaker Argument Defeats the Stronger – The Delgados
Kandy Pop – Bis
Cunt Tease – Pussy Galore
Fix It – Fat Truckers
Moped Eyes – Super Furry Animals
Palaces of Montezuma (Barry Adamson Remix) – Grinderman
Baby Blue – The Chocolate Watchband
Cara-Lin – The Strangeloves
Shoot the Pump – J.Walter Negro & the Loose Joints
Venceremos We Will Win – Working Week
Hey Music Lover (The Glass Cut) – S Express
Holiday – Happy Mondays
Fit and Working Again – The Fall
This Wondrous Day - Kyra

Friday 8 March 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 519


Scream if you wanna go faster!

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Thee Songs:
Assault On Precinct 13 – John Carpenter
Fascist DJ – The Exile
Adeus Amor – Zito Righi e Seu Conjunto
United – Throbbing Gristle
Wind Plus Can – Pregnant
Afro-Harping – Dorothy Ashby
Telephone Thing (Extended Mix) – The Fall
We Hovered With Short Wings – Vic Chestnut
Do You Know The Way To San José – Terry Baxter & His Orchestra
You’re Going To Be Fine And I’m Going To Hell – Grandaddy
The Rocket Takes A Break – The Rebel
(I’ve Heard About) Saturday Nite – Make Up
Chase The Devil/Disco Devil (12” Mix) – Max Romeo & Lee Scratch Perry with the Full Experience
Get Up and Use Me – Fire Engines
Now Is The Time – Norma Tanega
Hypnotised – Spacemen 3
Wilderness Of False Flowers – Les Rallizes Denudes
Safari Safari – Tita Duval El Nuevo Ritmo de Bobby Rey
Afraid Of What It’s Worth – White Fence
No Fear Of Hellfire – Nap Eyes
Seems Like The Love We Had Is Dead and Gone – Skip Mahoaney and the Casuals
Mates – John Carroll Kirby
Red Lady – Whyte Horses
Beautiful Waste – The Triffids
Skin It Back – Little Feat
This Time There’s No Happy Ending – Television Personalities
Gay Poppa’s Cha Cha – Gay Poppa

Friday 1 March 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 518


Voila! Une sélection de musiques automatiques des Artisans du Polyvinyle!

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Thee Songs:
Musique Automatique - Stereo Total
Chaos of the Universe – Sparklehorse
Lieber Honig – Neu!
Theresa’s Sound-World – Sonic Youth
Doctor Rock – Ween
David’s Dead – A.Savage
I’m Charly, I’m Jesus – Subsonics
Capital Gain – Shoes
Dirty Money – Antibalas
Daddy’s House – Marie ‘Queenie’ Lyons
Cool Cigs – The Tremelo Beer Gut
If You Don’t Work You Can’t Eat – Bobby Byrd
Handclapping Song – The Meters
Several Species of Small Furry Animals Gathered Together In A Cave and Grooving With A Pict – Pink Floyd
In the Cornbelt – Dinosaur L
Apnea – Calibro 35
Rocky Mountain Runabout – Alan Hawkshaw
Sunset Strip – The Riptides

Friday 23 February 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 517


Hip no sis! Look into my eyes... you will not notice that this week's show is a little shorter. All the usual stuff in a bite sized chunk.

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Thee Songs:
A Sweet Little Bullet From A Pretty Blue Gun – Tom Waits
Don’t Touch My Bikini – The Halo Benders
Downtown At Dawn- Richerd Hell & the Voidoids
The Way We Get By – Spoon
Gangsta Shit – DJ Cam
Lightspan – The Shamen
冷たいギフト – Yura Yura Teikoku
Two-Headed Boy – Neutral Milk Hotel
You’re Too Much – The Eyes
Katie Cruel – Karen Dalton
Such A Night – Dr John
Real Hot – Lennie Hibbert
Love Will Come Back Again – Calvin Johnson
Sneaky Pete – U.B.’s Group
Effort To Waste – Saccharine Trust
Fool’s Paradise – The Mose Allison Trio
Self Service – The Caravelles
Chrystal Illusion – Creations Unlimited

Friday 16 February 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 516

Where's your head at this grey Friday morning? Distract yourself with some carefully selected tunes.

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Thee Songs:
Hamlet Chicken Plant Disaster – Jello Biafra & Mojo Nixon with the Toadliquors
Mushroom – Can
Change – Killing Joke
I’m Coming Home in the Morn’un – The Mighty Typhoons feat. Beulah Enser
Quem Tem Medo de Brincer – Os Mutantes
Stealing Watermelons – Elvin Bishop
Hot Aftershave Bop – The Fall
Bottom Blues – Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee
Candace of Meroe – Theon Cross
Trip Wire – Nick Ingman
Pink Panther Theme (Fischerspooner Mix) – Henry Mancini
Going Down To Tia Juana – Andre Williams
Moody Richard (The Innocent Bystander) – Dan Hicks and his Hot Licks
The Communist – The Mallard
Miss X – MC5
Walk Away – Tom Waits
Powerplay Megamix – Simon Harris
I Love You – Spacemen 3
When the Dust Settles – Balimaya Project
It’s All Right – The Impressions
Save My Soul – Wimple Witch
Up Down Sue – The Luv’d Ones
Andrew Bolt – The Shifters
I Don’t Want You – Melvin Davis
Fourteen Days (Dub Version) – Lex
Barefoot Venture – The Ventures
Black Harmony Killer – Jah Stitch

Friday 9 February 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 29 Redux


Back to November 2011 for an archival rummage this week with a Wobbly guest.

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Thee Songs:
Crunchy (Solex Bounce Remix) – John Spencer Blues Explosion
Dot Dash – Wire
I Hate Nerys Hughes-From the Heart – Half Man Half Biscuit
Tonight – The Tigerlillies
Vampire Blues – Wooden Shjips
Telephone – Black Angels
Rising of the Sun – The Rabble
Love You So – King Khan & BBQ Show
Lucky Number Nine – The Moldy Peaches
It’s Real – Real Estate
Working Circle. Explosive! – Comet Gain!
Pink Frost – The Chills
Teenage Lament ’74 – Alice Cooper
Good Lovin’ – The Gilberto Sextet
Wicky Wacky – Fatback band
Can You Hear Me – Lee Dorsey
Take My Tip – The Manish Boys
I Call You My Baby Pussycat – Parliament
Right Now – The Kravin’ ‘A’s
Spirit Ditties of No Time - Deerhoof
The Sound of Wonder – M. Ashraf featuring Ahmed Rushdi
Fade Away – Mike Rep et les Quotes
Extinction – Soft Pack
About You – Pastels/Tenniscoats
Dandelion Seeds – July
On Powdered Ground (Mixed Lines) – The Brandt Brauer Frick Ensemble
Hollow Log – Beck
Lady Festival – The Byrds

Friday 2 February 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 515


Close the curtains, dim the lights, grab a drink and lose yourself in the comforting sounds of thee PVC.

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Thee Songs:
Dribcots Space Boat – Joe Meek with the Blue Man
Avenue A, Shanghai, Hollywood – Jeffrey Lewis & Los Bolts
Solutions – Dexter Wansel
Unity Gain – Scrimshire
Betwixt and Between – Spencer Cullum
Kill the Bee Gees – Accident
Japanese Death Poem – Model Zero
Tears O’ Plenty – Parquet Courts
Trigger Cut/Wounded Kite at 17 – Pavement
See and Don’t See – Marie Queenie Lyons
Wet Bear – Spray Paint
Man in the Railings – Plain Characters
Park Lane Special – Augustus Pablo
Mountain Energei – The Fall
Cotton Strands – Wolf People
Arise Therefore – Bill Callahan and Bonnie Prince Billy feat. Six Organs of Admittance
Forever Gone – NGC4594
Diabolik – Skepticals
Pinky’s Dream (feat. Karen O) – David Lynch
Hip Hug – Jackie Mittoo & the Soul Vendors
It’s A Living – H. Hawkline
Bluebirds – Adam Green
Nasty – The Timekeepers
Sanctuary – Rupert Cox
As I Go – Richard Swift
Blue Leo – Lambchop
Star Cluster – Kelley Stoltz

Thursday 25 January 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 514



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Thee Songs:
Documentary Filmmaker – Squid
Placebo Headwound – The Flaming Lips
Squatting in Heaven – Black Lips
Lucinda – Tom Waits
Film D’Horreur  -Stereo Total
Is It Because I’m Black – Syl Johnson
The Train From Kansas City – The Shangri-Las
Stop and Think It Over – Mary Weiss & Reigning Sound
Private Sorrow/Balloon Burning – The Pretty Things
Over Everything – Courtney Barrett & Kurt Vile
Hidden – Slim Twig
Another Lovely Day – Jim Spencer
Violet Gibson – Lisa O’Neill
Watusi Zombie – Jan Davies
Hearting – Lust Sacrifice
Stabilised Converters – Phil Famous
Dinamometro – Calibro 35
Skank Rock Bologna – Scritti Politti
A-Z of Your Heart – William Loveday Intention
Rex’s Blues – Towned Van Zandt
In My Head – Scott Fagan
Flash Ram – Brainiac
No Matter – Jack Radics
It Will Come Sometime – Ulrika Spacek
We Can’t Take Care of Each Other – Langkamer
Yesterday When I Was Young – Dusty Springfield
Cough Drop – The Roger Webb Sound

Thursday 18 January 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 513


Pint of best please Doris, bollocks to dry Jan!

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Thee Songs:
The Great Speckled Bird – Johnny Cash
Hello, There – John Cale
La Lotta Dell ‘Amore – Adriano Celentano
Old John Robertson – The Byrds
Greed Machine – La Luz
You’ve Got Another Thing Coming – Mods
Art Lovers – W.A.T.
Jeannie – The Hillmisters
Alabama – Michael Hurley
I Play My Bass Loud – Gina Birch
Bubble – Rudimentary Peni
What About Me – Channel 3
(I’m Gonna) Bite the Hand That Feeds – Escape-ism
Enter or Exit – The Stroppies
Blessed State -Wire
Dreaming – The Cosmic Rays with Sun Ra and the Arkestra
M.P.L.A. – Revolutionaries
Looking For Love Tonight – Fat Larry’s Band
Teddy the Dink – Martha and the Muffins
I’m Waiting For My Man – The Riot Squad
Oh Mr Wilson – The Chesterfields
Screaming Industrial Breakdown – Peter Stampfel & the Bottlecaps
Hope Is For The Hopeless – The Golden Dregs
Un Dia – Juana Molina
Exit – Jacek Skubikowski
Juicy Melon – Alonzo & the Boppers
Life In A Scotch Sitting Room, Vol. 2 – Episode 1 – Ivor Cutler

Friday 5 January 2024

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 512

Happy New Year all, here's the first show of 2024 for you. Let the music play!

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Thee Songs:
Meh! Can Empower You 2 – Ubiquitous Meh!
Venus In Bother Boots – Nipple Erectors
Wild - Butterflies of Love
Oh Me I'm Never – Shit Kid
Move Your Popo – Mama Rosin
Punk Rock Mama - Heavy Trash
Let the Music Play – Gene Pitney
Voodoo Doll – Subsonics
Taken By Force – Civic
Concrete Reservation – Syl Johnson
Whatever the Postman Says – The Smashing Times
Kind Ghosts – Sparklehorse
Other Aspects – DJ Cam
The Farmer’s Hotel - Silver Jews
Club Nine – Nicolas Godin
Style It Takes – Lou Reed & John Cale
Astral Plane – Say She She
Love Song – Syd Barrett
Disc Jockey – Adriano Celentano
Between the Past – Woods
Bionic Funk – Santiago
My Blessed Device – Dimitri
Sleavoid Psycho – Osees
Sports – Viagra Boys
Hastings to Normandy – Mick Trouble
Bright Moon – The David Tatersall Group
Daydream – Wallace Collection