Friday, 17 February 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 264


Transmission 264: stuffed full of allsorts like a badly taxidermied ocelot.



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Thee songs:

Battle Hymn of the Republic – Herbie Mann

What A Wonderful Day – African Head Charge

Silicon Chip – Basil Kirchin

Tip of the Valley – Useless Eaters

Cool Pool – Holger Czukay

The Final Taxi – Wreckless Eric

Relatives #2 – Lambchop

Locator – Wilco

Bodies Of – Parquet Courts

Silver Sail – Wipers

I’m A Mess – The Cavemen

Big A Little A – Crass

Entry of the Globots – Joe Meek

Kill the Enemy – Michael Yonkers

Let’s Be Natural – The Rutles

Finger Painting – Acid Baby Jesus

Mother No-Head – Groep 1850

Fetch the Stick – Jensen Interceptor

No More the Moon Shines On Lorena – Alex Chilton

First Plane Home – Thee Sixpence

Wow! – Captain America

Mexico Or Bust – New Kingdom

Wobble Lou – Hector & the Eastmen

Sweedeedee – Michael Hurley

Hard Coming Love – The United States of America

Ain’t You – Kleenex


Go Away – The Beets

Friday, 10 February 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 263


Seeing as this is the closest show to Valentine's Day we've injected just a little bit of ickiness for all you love birds out there. But don't expect too much.




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Transmission 263
All Alone – Mr Airplane Man
Sugar Kane - Sonic Youth
Moving Further Away – The Horrors
blowing my nose under close observation – Cavern Of Anti-Matter
Feeling Called Love – Wire
Sikumiut – Sikumiut
No Parties – Fergus & Geronimo
Bumpy Road – Destruction Unit
Documentary Of A Kid – The Yummy Fur
Blonde Blending – Younghusband
I’m A Man – The Beavers
The Rat House – Shannon & the Clams
Be Proud Of Your Kids – Melody’s Echo Chamber
Summer Wine – Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood
Maria Stacks – Ty Segall
I Ham A Man – Wisbey
Nasty Grrls – Childbirth
Patty - Jad Fair
Mavi Sepet – Hayvanlar Alemi
O Caminho Do Bem – Tim Maia
Stay – Chuck Colbert & Viewpoint
Where – Little Wings
Tomahawk – Speedometer
Debbie Harry – Family Fodder
Automatic Lover (John Peel Session Version) – The Vibrators
Cakeshop Girl – Jowe Head
I Want It I Need It – Death Grips
Perpetual Ebb – Institute
I Want To Hold Your Hand - Wisbey

Friday, 3 February 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 262


Fings ain't wot they used t'be Max reckons. Is he right?



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Thee Songs: 
All the Angels Said Go To Her – Jad Fair
Outside My Door – Can
A Chicken With His Head Cut Off – The Magnetic Fields
Young Black Eyes – The Pheromoans
Baby (I Still Need Your Lovin’) – The Lyres
One More Time – Roy Head
Totally Useless – Psykik Volts
Searching For Mr Right – Young Marble Giants
Balek – Placebo
Fantastic Man – William Onyeabor
What About Us – The Rebel
Fings Ain’t Wot They Used T’Be – Max Bygraves
Feeding Time – Thee Ludds
Black Mold – Jon Spenser Blues Explosion
America – Au Pairs
you’re an art soul – Cavern Of Anti-Matter
Black Spasmodic – A Tribe Called Quest
I Shall Be Released – The Brothers and Sisters
Don’t You Want My Lovin’ – The Orlons
Pocket Calculator – Modified Toy Orchestra
Transistor – The Staches
Big Night – Samandtheplants
I’m A Choice (Not A Child) – Chain & the Gang
The Golden Age of Rock ‘n’ Roll – Mott The Hoople
Mystery Train – Lord High Fixers
Wild One – TV Crime
It’s The New Thing! – The Fall

Friday, 27 January 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 261


A little bit of this and a little bit of that, oh ho!



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Thee songs: 
Pennsylvania Six-Five Thousand – Glenn Miller
Zone – The Asphodells
Ford Mustang – Serge Gainsbourg
Sweet Shine – Sonic Youth
How the West Was Fun – Dead Ghosts
Ode to Billie Joe – Fred Weinberg
I Won’t Leave My Wooden Wife For You, Sugar – The United States Of America
Help Me Scrape the Mucus Off My Brain – Ween
Maybe the People Would Be the Times or Between Clarke and Hilldale – Love
Low Light – The Soundcarriers
List Of Demands (Reparations) – Saul Williams
Red Light – Siouxsie and the Banshees
I’m Hurtin’ – Thee Headcoats
Plaistow Patricia – Ian Dury
Only Black Man In South Dakota – Andre Williams
(Tell Me) Have You Ever Seen Me – Small Faces
Let Me Introduce You To The Family – The Stranglers
Visions Of China – Japan
Human Performance – Parquet Courts
Crazy Arms – The Lazy Cowgirls
That Silver Haired Daddy Of Mine – The Everly Brothers
Dark As A Dungeon – Peter Grudzien
Get On Home – The Family Jams
That’s All I Want – Reigning Sound
For Your Love – The Yardbirds
Butterflies Drowned In Wine - Smog

Friday, 20 January 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 260


Inaugurate this!



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Transmission 260
Have You Been Good To Yourself – Johnnie Frierson
I Wanna Go Back To Detroit City – Andre Williams
Trials, Troubles, Tribulations – Peter Stampfel & the Bottlecaps
Ladytron – Roxy Music
Monza (Rauf und Runter) – Harmonia
Sunday Girl #1 – Family Fodder
White Trash Hillbilly Trick – Peter Grudzien
Grand Canyon Line – Michael Hurley
Total Commitment – The Staches
Afterlife – Omni
No, No, No – Parquet Courts
Heathen Child (Andrew Weatherall Remix) – Grinderman
The Donald – A Tribe Called Quest
Religion – Public Image Ltd
I’m Watching You – Jay Reatard
Healthier Folk – Palehound
Real Girl – Plug
Quatrieme Episode – Fille Qui Mousse
My Head Is My Only House Unless It Rains – Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band
Lullaby For Frances – Ian Dury and the Blockheads
Wolf Gets Red Faced – White Fence
Personality Crisis (1973 Mercury Demos) – New York Dolls
Too Late – Cheap Time
Waterfall – Quintron
Black Train – The Gun Club
Cuckoo – Kristin Hersh
Typical American – The Goats

Friday, 13 January 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 259


If you found a fish in your percolator today, this show's for you.



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Thee songs: 
Crawfish – Jowe Head
Lousy Weekend – Daniel Johnston
I Don’t Want To Get Over You – The Magnetic Fields
Say Goodbye  - Stanley Brinks and the Kaniks
Peoples Park – Kelley Stoltz
Magnetic Moon – Crystal Stilts
If You Can’t Give Me Everything – Reigning Sound
Free Again – Alex Chliton
Jump They Say (Leftfield 12” Vocal) – David Bowie
Halfsharkalligatorhalfman – Dr Octagon
Zeinabou – Alkibar Gignor
Silhouette Fade – Lucas Trouble
New Age – The Velvet Underground
Here Comes the Cyborgs (Part 1) – Simply Saucer
Disposable Darling – Dick Johnson
Do the Ghost – The X-Men
It Was Wrong to Love You – The Jay Vons
Funnel of Love – Detroit Cobras
Laisser Tomber Les Filles – France Gall
Lesson 4 – DJ Shadow
Reformation! – The Fall
Loud & Proud – Kid Congo and the Pink Monkey Birds
Don’t Make Me Cry – Frankie Lee
Do It Fluid – The Dirty Dozen Brass Band
Steal Away – Jimmy Hughes
Use My Body – Mavis John
No Hits – Black Mountain

Friday, 6 January 2017

Polyvinyl Craftsmen Transmission 258


2017 Go!!



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Transmission 258
Get Carter (Deadly Avenger Remix) - Roy Budd
Dandelion Seeds – July
Something To Lose – Brix & the Extricated
Underwear – The Magnetic Fields
Vampire Cerebral/Petit Serpent – Lucas Trouble
Swiss Air – Jowe Head
Small Talk – Wetdog
E Motel – The Clean
Miami Advice – Kimya Dawson
Transmissions – Sauna Youth
Long Distance Lover – Manufactured Romance
Wir Bauen Eine Neue Stadt – Palais Schaumberg
Let Me – Sun City Girls
Outburst – Wesley Willis
O, Nurse! – Country Teasers
Mary Jane – Slim Twig
Jammed Entrance – Thee Oh Sees
Who Let the Devil – The Fresh & Onlys
Fis & Funjee (Komi Ke Kenam) – Lantei Lamptey
Honey Time - Bloodshot Bill and Shannon
Lightning Express – The Everly Brothers
Ageing – Gonja Sufi
I’m A Streaker Baby – Arelean Brown
I Am A Gorilla – Wisbey
I Like London in the Rain – Blossom Dearie
Sha-La-La – The Shirelles
Eco Boogie – Jorgen Ingmann