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Podrophenia - Essex Special with Dave Alexander from Eight Rounds Rapid

Podrophenia - Essex Special with Dave Alexander from Eight Rounds Rapid

September 25, 2020


All aboard as Podrophenia takes a ramble around the musical routes of Essex: from Harlow to Colchester and Romford to Southend. Joining us is Dave Alexander of the mighty Eight Rounds Rapid - delivering info and tracks from 8RR's new album Love Your Work. Then later taking over on the SFOB stereo and picking plays by fave acts and artists...

Podrophenia presents PODSTOCK

Podrophenia presents PODSTOCK

August 28, 2020


As we're unable to get to gigs, live nights or festivals in these strange days  - let Podrophenia  bring the the music to you - with a festical celebrating the best live albums, rare sessions and possibly concert recordings of indeterminate orgin ...


You’ve Got Good Taste - The Cramps
Up Our Sleeves – Humble Pie
Princess & The Frog - The Jim Jones Revue
My Babe – Elvis Presley
Open My Eyes – The Move
Raise Your Hand – Janis Joplin & Tom Jones
Had Me A Real Good Time – The Faces
No One Knows - The Divine Comedy
From Her To Eternity – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Rebel Rebel – David Bowie
Strict Machine – Goldfrapp
Les Bourgeois – Jacques Brel
Are You Lonesome Tonight (Laughing Version) – Elvis Presley
The Girl I Love Got Long Black Wavy Hair – Led Zeppelin
Gardening At Night – R.E.M

Podrophenia July 2020 - Chris Constantinou & the letter Y

Podrophenia July 2020 - Chris Constantinou & the letter Y

July 30, 2020

Podrophenia thumbs through penultimate star of the alphabet - Y, with special guest Chris Constaninou in talking about his time with Adam Ant (including the politics of playing Live Aid),  - his band The Wolfmen with Marco Pirroni and ongoing projects with Rat Scabies..

Musically we switch from funky reggae to buried Toussaint treasure to less skippable Yoko tracks 

Podrophenia Power Pop - July 2020

Podrophenia Power Pop - July 2020

July 2, 2020

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Turn on, tune in, pop out - as Piley, Mondo and Lord Hasting flick a Podrophonic thumb through the racks ‘n’ records marked Power Pop. Spinning in guitar and harmony based crunchy-nuggets, from every decade since the sixties

We also run out a quiz 'Popomatic or Diplomatic' - can you work out who’s the international power-popper and who’s the overseas ambassador?

And Buckle up as Millsy from Vix20 returns for an acoustic session and to choose some p-pop classics


No Matter What - Badfinger

Family Tree - Jellyfish

Drummer Man - Tonight

Gabrielle - The Nips

Girl In Golden Disc - The Records

Love Is Like Oxygen - The Sweet

Try Again - Vix20

Change (Acoustic) - Vix20

Me Gwanshi (Acoustic) - Vix20

Digital Age - Vix20

Choice In The Matter - Aimee Mann

I Want You To Want Me - Cheap Trick

Like, Wow - Hoodoo Gurus

I Saw The Light - Todd Rundgren

Soldier - Death By Unga Bunga

I Only Want To Be With You - Dusty Springfield

The Sound Of The Suburbs - The Members

Another Girl Another Planet - The Only Ones

Podrophenia Live from Lockdown

Podrophenia Live from Lockdown

June 4, 2020

Behold - Podrophenia back in action, with the power trio of Piley, Mondo and Lord Hastings - from their collective cloudbasese for a socially distanced run through of tunes, chat news stories and triv'.

Who are the IAI Association? Why was Danny Kirwin sacked from Fleetwood Mac, do The Monkees retain their Monkee Magic five decades on?

Alongside these conundrums we'll be spinning in newbies from Sparks and buried treasure from Jimmy Winston and Brian Auger ...


Child Of Mine - Fleetwood Mac

Plain As Your Eyes Can See - Jim Sullivan

The Door Into Summer - The Monkees

Listen To The Band - Michael Nesmith & The First National Band

Trampoline - Sparks

Do You Have Any Regrets - Darian Sahanaja

Continental Hesitation - Riffkin

Dog Walker - JOHN

Real Crazy Apartment - Winston's Fumbs

Happiness Is Just Around The Corner - Brian Auger

Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Was In) - Kenny Rogers & The First Edition 

Shotgun Wedding - Travis Wammack

Podrophenia Post Punk Special 07/07/2020

Podrophenia Post Punk Special 07/07/2020

May 8, 2020

No More Heroes: as a tribute to Dave Greenfield we're digging into the Podrophenia archives for our post-punk special, which,  features an interview with Flexipop boss Barry Cain relating tales of his Japanese tour with The Stranglers and painting a naked Hugh Cornwell black and white (including his little-Hugh) Our other special guests are Russell Lee  from the Pink Toothbrush talking about the history of Essex's longest running nightclub - and there's a live session from Treatment "

Podrophenia 09/04/02 Bowie Special

Podrophenia 09/04/02 Bowie Special

April 9, 2020

Join Piley and Mondo for a trip back to 2013 and their Bowie Special available on Ship Full Of Bombs for the very first time. 

Podrophenia - Rock ‘n’ Roll Babylon with Habour’s Bazaar - 12.03.20

Podrophenia - Rock ‘n’ Roll Babylon with Habour’s Bazaar - 12.03.20

March 12, 2020

Take a walk on the wild side tonight as Podrophenia teams up with Harbour Bazaar to thumb through the guidebook of Rock 'n' Roll Babylonians: cherished eccentrics, acid casualties and rebellious ne'er-do-wells - playlisted, documented and discussed by Piley, Popeapedia, Mondo and special guest Steven Hastings

We'll also had guests Ray Morgan and Jo Overfield of This Must Be the Place - along with Rob Glazebrook and Kev Daintree to shine a light on local happenings..

Slash & Iggy Pop - We're All Gonna Die
The Heartbreakers - Going Steady
13th Floor Elevators - Reverberation (Doubt)
Jerry Lee Lewis - Drink Wine, Spo-Dee-O-Dee
Little Richard - Greenwood, Missisipee
The Bobby Fuller Four - Let Her Dance
Skip Spence - Little Hands
Charles Manson - Cease To Exist
The Beach Boys - Never Learn Not To Love
The Beatles - Helter Skelter
Joy Division - Digital
Peter Green - Stop Messin' Round

Podrophenia - Rock Special with guest Matt Boulter 13/02/2020

Podrophenia - Rock Special with guest Matt Boulter 13/02/2020

February 13, 2020

Pliey is away getting married in Las Vegas so Mondo is joined by Mark Lancaster and guest Matt Boulter. Tonight they played loads of rock records. 

Up Our Sleeves - Humbl;e Pie
Sabbra Cadabra - Black Sabbath
MF From Hell - The Datsuns
Come Back Life - Cadaver
Wucan - Black Mountain
Glasgow Mega Snake - Mogwai
Give Me More Time - Whitesnake
Song X - Neil Young
Lover, You Should Have Come Over - Jeff Buckley
Domino - Masters Of Reality
Dominance and Submission - Blue Oyster Cult
Right On Sister - Tom Robinson Band
Prisoner - Kings X
Masterpiece - Big Thief
Spirit Of Radio - Rush
Up To My Neck In You - AC/DC
What's Left Behind - The Sadies
Jailnreak - Thin Lizzy



Podrophenia - Every Record Tells A Story (Vol 2) - 16.01.2020

Podrophenia - Every Record Tells A Story (Vol 2) - 16.01.2020

January 16, 2020

On the show tonight, Mondo, Piley and special guest Steve Carr discussed a number of songs with quirky stories. Kelly Buckley popped in to talk about The Wild Almanac Collective.

The playlist was: 

Wet Shave feat Brave Dave - Old Man
Delaney & Bonny - Groupie
New Order - Love Vigilantes
Status Quo - Lonely Man
The Rolling Stones - I'm Free
Harry Nilsson - Save The Last Dance For Me
Mark James - Suspicious Minds
Son House - Death Letter
Bob Dylan - Quinn The Eskimo (Take 2)
Cass Elliott - California Earthquake
Curtis & Muldoon - Seraphin
Sutherland Brothers - Sailing
The Flaming Lips - Waiting For A Superman
Black Sabbath - Planet Caravan
The Kinks - Everyone's Gonna Be Happy
Masters of Reality - T.U.S.A

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