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WeirdGear Radio Show - 11/08/2019

WeirdGear Radio Show - 11/08/2019

August 11, 2019

That's All Folks!!! Thanks for tuning in.

Thanks to Steven Hastings for dropping in too! He's a lovely chap, Harbour Bazaar a top show....

We're now on a long sabbatical from the radio.

Our last knock was the most offensive one yet :)

Here's what we played before heading to a Clockwork Orange 'moment' with SFOB HR Department in Rann of Kutch in Gurarati. Can you hear Beethoven?


1) Jonny Trunk & Wisbey - The Ladies Bra (L)

2) The Pharcyde - Oh Shit! (L)

3) Eazy E - Gimme That Nutt (B)

4) Tom Tom Club - Genius of Love (Money Mark Remix) (L)

5) Frank Zappa - Bobby Brown Goes Down (B)

6) The Moonlandingz (feat. Randy Jones of Village People) - Glory Hole (L)

7) Bloc Party - Positive Tension (B)

8) FFS! - Police Encounters (L)

9) Daphni - Sizzling (B)

10) Metronomy - Salted Caramel Ice Cream (L)

11) Friendly Fires - Blue Cassette (B)

12) Real Ones - Outlaw (Beyond The Wizards Sleeve Remix) (L)

13) Stephen Lynch - Tiny Little Moustache (B)

14) Hot Chip - Started Right (L)

15) The Lonely Island - Dream Girl (B)

16) Peggy Gou - Han Jan (L)

17) Young MC - Know How (DJ Nippa Remix) (B)

18) Robert Wyatt - At Last I am Free (L)

19) David Allen Coe - Finger F*cking Sally (B)

20) Snoop Dogg - Pump Pump (B)

21) Dudley Moore & Peter Cook - Bedazzled (L)

22) The Allergies - 2 Much (B)

23) Norma Tanega - You're Dead (L)

24) Super Furry Animals - Man Don't Give a F*ck (B)

25) FFS! - Piss Off (L)


~ Jonny Trunk - Zeus

~ Vilayat Khan - Arrival in Benaras

~ Dudley Moore - The Leaping Nun's Chorus

~ Dudley Moore & Peter Cook - Bedazzled

~ Mild High Club - Windowpane 

~ Dudley Moore Trio - Moon Time 

~ Keith Mansfield - Blockbuster  

~ The Tony Hatch Orchestra - Sportsnight

~ Malasek & Basant - Erotica 1

~ Rita - Erotica

From Barlow and I (and Paul Wolfe I'm sure - we miss you, hope you're well and contact us when it feels right buddy), thanks for tuning in since we started March 2013, dive into our archives to catch up on less offensive shows we've broadcast. We'll be back...maybe..

WeirdGear Radio Show - 09/06/2019

WeirdGear Radio Show - 09/06/2019

June 11, 2019

A new first on The WeirdGear Radio Show. Barlow flew solo. With stunning consequences.

/ The Doors - L.A. Woman,

/ David Bowie - Station to Station,

/ Flowered up - Weekender,

/ Mogwai - 2 wrongs make 1 right,

/ Peter Bjorn and John - Up against the wall,

/ Scott Grooves feat Parliament Funkadelic - Mothership Reconnection (Daft Punk remix),

/ Bjork - Human Behaviour (Underworld Remix),

/ James Brown - People get up and drive your funky soul,

/ LCD Soundsystem - Pow Pow,

/ Spiritualized - Hey Jane,

/ Doves - Cedar Room,

/ Sigur Ros - Svefn-g-Englar

Muzak / Hawkwind - You shouldn't do that

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WeirdGear Radio Show - 12/05/2019 | Eurovision with Emma Reed (Pettaluck / CAAD)

WeirdGear Radio Show - 12/05/2019 | Eurovision with Emma Reed (Pettaluck / CAAD)

May 12, 2019

You lovely Eurovisionaries. WeirdGear and Pettaluck (aka Lee (L) and Emma(E)) take a turn for the Eurobest and Eurowurst.

Here's what we played:

(E) Rita Braga - Millions of Reflections (Portugal),

(L) Fat White Family - Feet (United Kingdom), 

(L) Tame Impala - Patience (Australia), 

(E) Rita Braga - Millions of Reflections (Portugal) - [so good we played it twice],

(L) Royksopp - Foresaken Cowboy (Norway),

(L) Sabrina - Boys (Italy),

(E) Toxic Chicken - That Fine Ass (USA?),

(E) Pash Parfeny - Lautar (Moldova)

(L) Aleksandr Sergeyevich Zatsepin - The Shaman's Dance (Russia)

(L) Flamengo - Tyden v Elektrickem Meste (Czechia)

(L) Koncz Zsuzsa - Visz A Vonat (Croatia)

(L) Michael Mayer & Miss Kittin - Voyage Interieur (Germany)

(L) sir Was - In the Midst (Sweden)

(L) Zedenka Kovacicek - Draga Mi Je Lijen K'o Slika (Bosnia & Herzegovina)

(E) Ashtoreth & Grey Malkin - The God in the Fields (Belgium)

(L) Richard Hell & The Voidoids - Destiny Street (France)

(L) Zespol - Agent 008 (Poland)

(E) 1000 Names - Roket Loop 94 (Bulgaria)

(E) Waterflower - Grow (Latvia)

(L) Misa Blam - Gorila (Serbia)

(L) Sarolta Zalatnay  - Fekete Beat (Hungary)

(L) K-X-P - Melody (Finland)

(E) Salome - Vivo Cantando (Spain)

(L) Henry McCulloch - BP Fallon & David Holmes 


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WeirdGear Radio Show - 14/04/2019

WeirdGear Radio Show - 14/04/2019

April 14, 2019

Pirate Radio! 2 Hours of Dance Music, mixed or unmixed.

Some may call it Techno, others House, you call it what you want.... it bounced.

1) Ada - You and Me (L)
2) Tiger Stripes - Sneaking Hot Dogs Into Peoples Pockets (B)
3) Paolo Rocco - Move Body, Move Forward (L)
4) Dense & Pika - Colt (B)
5) Antonio Olivieri - Tiny Nut (L)
6) Joris Voorn - A House (Joel Fletcher Remix) (B)
7) Michael Mayer & Gui Boratto - State of The Nation (L)
8) Unknown Artist - Pianodance [Quality Control] (B)
9) Kasper Bjorke feat. Sisy Ey - Apart (Michael Mayer Remix) (L)
10) Tiger Stripes - Guidelines (B)
11) Tom Trago - Rain Room (L)
12) Enrico Sanguiliano - Hidden T (B)
13) Man Power - Ess Kew (L)
14) Chemical Brothers - MAH (B)
15) Carisma - Dueños De Este Instante (L)
16) Affect! - Akaria (B)
17) Michael Mayer - Neue Furche (L)
18) Raito - One Step Beyond (B)
19) Mike Simonetti - Midnight or Late Afternoon (L)
20) Tiger Stripes - Baby (B)
21) Secret Circuit - Nebula Sphynx (L)

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WeirdGear Radio Show - 10/03/2019

WeirdGear Radio Show - 10/03/2019

March 10, 2019

WeirdGear Radio Show is 6 years old!! 


1) The Go! Team - Mayday (B)
2) Nilsson - Gotta Get Up (L)
3) Friendly Fires - Heaven Let Me In (B)
4) Mild High Club - Skiptracing (L)

5) The Prodigy - We Live Forever (B)
6) Matt Berry - Lord Above (Matt Berry Meets Thomas Walsh) (L)
7) Public Service Broadcasting - White Star Liner (B)
8) The Millenium - To Claudia on Thursday (L)

9) Foals - On The Luna (B)
10) The Tumbledryer Babies - No Faith in The Material (L)
11) Mogwai - Coolverine (B)
12) Khruangbin - Evan Finds The Third Room (L)

13) DJ Koze Feat Roisin Murphy - Illumination (B)
14) Super Furry Animals - [a] Touch Sensitive (L)
15) Orbital - Vision One (B)

16) Pusha T - If You Know You Know (B)
17) Tony Randall - You Remind Me So Much of My Mother That You Stole My Heart Away (L)
18) The Chemical Brothers - Got To Keep On (B)

19) The Joy Formidable - Dance of the Lotus (B)
20) The Rotary Connection - Let Them Talk (L)
21) Stereolab - Orgiastic (B)
22) Parliament - Do That Stuff (L)

23) Broken Social Scene - Half Way Home (B)
24) Graeme Miller & Steve Shill - Theme from Moomins (L)

Guido & Maurizio De Angelis - Gangster Story
Riz Ortolani - I Travestiti
Gianni Ferrio - La Gabbia
Gianni Ferrio - Ira Rhythm & Blues
Augusto Martelli - Mood
Gianni Ferrio - La Morte Accarezza A Mezzanotte
Augusto Martelli - One Fine Morning
Riz Ortolani - Notte Al Grand Hotel
Stelvio Cipriani - Mark II Poliziotto
Armando Trovajoli - I Giovani Benvenuti
Riz Ortolani - Il Ricordo Di Serena
Riz Ortolani - Serena E Lomunno
Gianfranco Plenizio - Grigioperla

WeirdGear Radio Show - 10/02/2019

WeirdGear Radio Show - 10/02/2019

February 10, 2019

Tonight's special guest was Ian Pope. Great times

1) The Turtles - Food (L)
2) Souls - Satisfied (B)
3) Magnus International - A Man Called Anthony (L)
4) Alex Metric & Ten Ven - The Q (B)
5) KAYTRANADA (Feat. River Tiber) - Vivid Dreams (L)

6) Kano - My Sound (B)
7) Andrew Weatherall - Selective Walking (L)
8) Black Strobe - Boogie in Zero Gravity (B)
9) John Wizards - Tek Lek Schrempf (L)

10) Free*Land - Fear Is The Mindkiller (B)
11) Meridian Brothers - Salsa Caliente (Version Aumentada) (L)

- Wo Ist Wulff Featurette

12) The Turtles - The Last Thing I Remember (L)
13) Jose Gonzales - Far Away (B)

14) Rat Boy - Get Over It (B)
15) Love - Hey Joe (L)
16) Popol Vuh - Venus Principle (IP)

- Fast Answers from the Non Binary Bog Featurette with Ian Pope

17) DMA's - Play It Out (B)
18) The Beach Boys - Funky Pretty (L)
19) Faust - It's A Rainy Day, Sunshine Girl (IP)

20) Sniff 'N' The Tears - Driver's Seat (B)
21) The Babe Rainbow - Johny Says Stay Cool (L)
22) Can - Father Cannot Yell (IP)

23) The Soft Pack - Answer To Yourself (B)
24) David Arvedon - Eliot Ness (L)
25) Amon Duul II - Archangels Thunderbird (IP)


Cath Baxter - Whispers
Keith Mansfield - Blockbuster
Irving Martin & Brian Dee - Deadline Destination
Sven Libaek - Misty Canyon
Paul Dupont & son Orchestra - Rainbow Bridge
Roger Roger - Safari Park
Brian Bennett - Discovery
Eddie Warner - Crazy Fiddles
Paul Guiot, Paul Piot - Poivre, Piments & Pin-Up
Glenn Keiles - Ibhadi (Small Deer)
Pierre Dutour Et Son Orchestra - Following You
Malasek & Basant - Erotica 1
Les Prospection - Casing
Mark Duval Big Band - The Race Machine
Nino Nardini - Afro-Beat / Afro-Synth (edit)
Johnny Hawksworth - Rhythm Maker
Jean-Claude Petit Et Son Orchestra - Psychedelic Portrait
Al Newman - Five Plus Four
Irving Martin & Brian Dee - Indianapolis 2

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WeirdBazaar with WeirdGear & Harbour Bazaar 13.01.19

WeirdBazaar with WeirdGear & Harbour Bazaar 13.01.19

January 13, 2019

Show combinations are the future!! Steven Hastings and and Owen Hill from Harbour Bazaar and Weekender came into join a split show this month with WeirdGear.

Much fun, a quiz and loads of great music.

Steven Hastings (S) lifted the tent flap of the Harbour Bazaar (1st Sunday of Month or Podcasts) to feature Velvet Underground and it's influences and spin-offs.

Owen Hill gave us Stats and Facts followed by his Weekender show (available on podcasts or live after Harbour Bazaar).

Paul Barlow (B) brought a tribute playlist to Jean Barlow and Lee Maher (L) brought a selection of 2018 albums he'd bought and a TV Themes quiz.

Here's what we played:

1) The Supremes - You Keep Me Hanging On (B)
2) Superorganism - Everybody Wants to Be Famous (L)
3) Freddie King - Going Down (S)
4) The Four Tops - The Same Old Song (B)
5) Idles - Great (L)
6) The Velvet Underground - What Goes On (S)
7) The Faces - Miss Judy's Farm (B)
8) Gruff Rhys - Oh Dear! (L)
9) John Cale - Paris 1919 (S)

- Lee's TV Quiz Game

10) Marc Bolan - Cosmic Dancer (B)
11) Bad Sounds - Wages (L)
12) Mick Jagger - Memo for Turner (S)

- Owen Hill Stats and Facts

13) Hangedup & Tony Conrad - Transit of Venus (S)
14) David Bowie - Queen Bitch (B)
15) B.E.D - How Do You Make Me Feel (L)
16) Kings of Leon - Wasted Time (B)
17) Django Django - TicTacToe (L)
18) The Velvet Underground - I'm Waiting For My Man (S)


Matt Berry - Television Themes LP (Acid Jazz 2018)

- Are You Being Served

- The Good Life
- Top of The Pops
- Picture Box
- The Liver Birds
- Thames Television
- Rainbow
- Doctor Who
- Wildtrak
- World In Action
- Sorry
- Open University

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The 1974 Show & Weird Gear Christmas Special - 21.12.18

The 1974 Show & Weird Gear Christmas Special - 21.12.18

December 21, 2018

Tonight on the show Ian Pope and special guest Lee Maher played a eclectic mix of songs including Christmas favourites, party songs and Todd Rundgren. The playlist includes -

Mike Oldfield - In Dulce Jubilo

Steeleye Span - Gaudete
Greg Lake - I Believe In Father Christmas
Chris Squire & Alan White - Run With The Fox
Jethro Tull - Christmas Song

Sparks - Amateur Hour
John Lennon - Whatever Gets You Through The Night
Bill Wyman - I Wanna Get Me A Gun
Peter Gabriel - Solsbury Hill

The Resurrection Shuffle - Gardner, Ashton & Dyke
Jobriath - Sister Sue
Alice Cooper - Hello Hooray
Railroad Gin - A Matter of Time

Brian Eno - The True Wheel
David Bowie - The Jean Genie
Cluster - Caramel
The Rolling Stones - It's Only Rock 'N' Roll (But I Like It)

Free - Wishing Well
Shuggie Otis - Inspiration Information
The Who - Baba O'Riley
Todd Rundgren - The Spark of Life

Lindisfarne - Meet Me On The Corner
Stealers Wheel - Stuck In The Middle With You
The Faces - Ooh La La

Kate Bush - December Will Be Magic Again
Jethro Tull - Ring Out Solstice Bells

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WeirdGear Radio Show - 11/11/2018

WeirdGear Radio Show - 11/11/2018

November 11, 2018

Lee goes it alone again or... with musical consequences

All going smoooth FM till deck 1 broke playing 70s Disco. Here’s what Lee played with his [adult/wands] hat back on again.

Muzak Track 1 - Mike and Rich 

Small Faces - Ogdens Nut Gone Flake

Blossom Toes - Mister Watchmaker

Aquarian Age - 10,000 Words in a Cardboard Box

The Holy Mackerel - Wild Flowers

Muzak Track 2 - Mike and Rich

White Lies - To Lose My Life

Autolux - To Change My Head

The Ramones - Judy Is A Punk

Nine Pound Shadow - Melody

Muzak Track 3 - Mike and Rich

Gino Soccio - Dancer (12” version)

The Spinners - Rubberband Man (12” version)

Stargard - Wear It Out (12” version) 

  • boiked cd deck - 

Muzak Track 4 - Mike and Rich

Meridian Brothers - Salsa Del Zombie

The Beastie Boys - Eugene’s Lament

Mopedbart - Hubbabubbaklub (Olefunken Autostrada Mix)

Parker Lewis - Coming Up For Air

Stephen Malkmus - Kindling for the Master (Hot Chip Remix)

James Holden - Blackpool Late Eighties

Lindstrøm - Spire

Kaytranda - Uno

The Beach Boys - Mt Vernon and Fairway: A Fairytale in Several Parts (Full EP)

The Mutato Muzika Orchestra - Hey Jude

Back Sunday 9th December with the Christmas Office Party


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WeirdGear Radio Show 14/10/18 | Earworms (first broadcast on 13/10/13)

WeirdGear Radio Show 14/10/18 | Earworms (first broadcast on 13/10/13)

October 14, 2018

Here's one from the archive for this month's show. 

This was first broadcast on 13th October 2013; we took musical Earmworms to a new level and played nothing but for 2 hours.

The bonhomie in the room was tremendous for infecting each others' minds with the Earworms; also audience participation was totally on point too.

The show sadly never made it to PodBean or iTunes... until now!!


Noodlegrubs mix (LM)
1. Tony Hymas - Mr Men Theme
2. The Money Go Round - Endless Sun
3. Fabienne Delsol - When My Mind Is Not Live
4. Klaus Johann Grobe - Koordinaten
5. R.Stevie Moore - I Like To Stay Home

Wolfe VU Cornerworms (PW)
6. The Velvet Underground - I Can't Stand It
7. Atom Heart & Pink Elln - ?track unknown?
8. Stump - Charlton Heston
9. Landscape - Einstein A Go-Go
10. The Banana Splits - Tra-La-La Song
11. Johnny Hawksworth - Roobarb Theme

Barlows' Personal Earworms mix (PB)
12. Maps - You Don't Know Her Name
13. Soulwax - NY Excuse
14. Lali Puna - Left Handed

Every One Is An Earworm mix (LM)
15. Michael Staniforth - Rentaghost Theme
16. The Kinks - David Watts (thx Damien Robinson!)
17. David Bowie - Modern Love
18. The Vapors - Turning Japanese (thx Tristan Bishop)
19. Wayne Hill - Left Bank Two

Little Bit More Earwormy mix (PW)
20. Soulyard - Pigeon Street
21. Sabres of Paradise - Wilmot (Lord Scruffage Mix)
22. The Stone Roses - I Am The Resurrection (Jon Carter Remix)
23. Dave Roylance - Shake and Vac
24. Laurie Johnson - The New Avengers
25. Bob James - Theme from Taxi

Barlows' Rawksooot mix (PB)
26. Foo Fighters - The Last Song
27. Status Quo - Down Down
28. Arctic Monkeys - From Ritz To The Rubble

Synthetic Infections mix (LM)
29. Ronnie Hazlehurst - Some Mothers' Do Ave Em (thx Andrew Moore)
30. Apparat Organ Quartet - Pólýnesía
31. Gyratory System - Harmonograph
32. Syclops - Where's Jason K

Wolfe's Cloudy Owls mix (PW)
33. Freddue Philips - Trumpton Theme
34. Cloud & Owl - R.A.W.
35. Brian Eno - Just Another Day
36. Dudley Simpson - Blakes7 Theme
37. Aphex Twin - On
38. Nathan Fake - You Are Here

Last Knockings Mix (LM)
39. Alan Hawksworth - Chicken Man (Grange Hill Theme)
40. Donna Summer - I'm Coming Out
41. Bow Wow Wow - Go Wild In The Country
42. Antony Newley & Leslie Bricusse - Oompa Loompa
43. Simon & Garfunkel - The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy)
44. Peter Davison & Sandra Dickinson - Button Moon Theme