Ship Full of Bombs
DIGGIN’ With Si Cheeba - Episode 5:  (Aug 19) Jazz Grooves Across Time & Space

DIGGIN’ With Si Cheeba - Episode 5: (Aug 19) Jazz Grooves Across Time & Space

August 10, 2019


First Broadcast Friday 9th August 2019 on Ship Full of Bombs

01) Canto Ossanha - DUKE PEARSON
02) Don’t Give Up Your Smile Today - DAS GOLDENE ZEITALTER
03) Consola Coa - LARRY WILLIS
04) Rumpus (Take 2,3 and 4) - TUBBY HAYES QUARTET
05) Planet Rock (jazz version) - BREAKOUT
06) Clap Your Hands (45 version) - THE LEWIS EXPRESS
08) Ballet (Cheeba re-edit) - ORF BIG BAND
09) Soul ’70 (Gerardo Frisina rework) - THE LOLA’S
10) Give It Up - MONTEGO JOE
11) Collard Greens - FREDDIE McCOY
12) Gettin’ It Togetha’ - BOBBY TIMMONS
13) Soul Grabber - WILLIS JACKSON
14) Psychedelic Meditation - THE BENNITO SEXTET PLUS ONE
16) Identify Yourself - CAFE
18) Tuane - HAMMER  
19) Malcolm X - HAL SINGER
20) Cancao De Nana - MPB 4
22) Sem Bronquear - CLAUDETTE
27) George Bruno Money - BRIAN AUGER & THE TRINITY
28) Funky Broadway - WYNDER K FROG
30) Out From The Rock - THE LEWIS EXPRESS
31) Leroe Di Plastica - TONI ESPOSITO
32) Walk In Caribe - AUGUSTO MARTELLI


Loud and Proud - Ep1 - 08/08/2019

Loud and Proud - Ep1 - 08/08/2019

August 8, 2019

In his debut show Dan was joined by Jess from Transpire, talking about the support network for the Trans community. He was also joined by his SFOB mother and host of Soul Food Kitchen. 

With chat about whether the twister flag could become the new Pride Flag and great tunes, listen to the first episode of Loud and Pride.

Vapour Trails 5/08/209

Vapour Trails 5/08/209

August 6, 2019

Podcast of the second Vapour Trails on Ship Full of Bombs! Were we invited or did we just turn up? We can't remember but please join us for two hours of great tunes and frankly absurd conversation.

Vapour Trails: For any one still dreaming, still creating or slowly disappearing


Primal Scream – Kowalski

Sheila B. Devotion – Spacer

David Bowie – The Secret Life of Arabia

The Associates – Party Fears Two

Roxy Music – Re-Make/Re-Model

Gil Scott-Heron – The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

Luke Haines – Discomania

Damon Albarn – Heavy Seas of Love

Scott Lavene – Methylated Blue

The Fall – Cab It Up

Bobby Womack – Across 110th Street

ABBA – The Day Before You Came

Echo & The Bunnymen – Rescue

The Chemical Brothers – Hey Boy Hey Girl

PJ Harvey – 50 Ft Queenie

Sly and The Family Stone – I Want to Take You Higher

Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin – 69 Annee Erotique

Radiohead – 2+2=5

Love – Alone Again Or

Julitha Ryan – Azzures

The Jeffrey Lee Pierce Sessions Project (feat. Nick Cave) – Ramblin’ Mind

Scott Walker – Rhymes of Goodbye

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The 1974 Show - Humbleslug Special - 2nd August 2019

The 1974 Show - Humbleslug Special - 2nd August 2019

August 2, 2019

Tonight's special guests Ben and Jack from Humbleslug chose tracks that have influenced their band and featured two songs from their new album, The Hermit.

The playlist was:

Trace - Birds
Pink Floyd - One of These Days
Humbleslug - Eleven
Rush - The Trees
Amplifier - Post Acid Youth
King Crimson - One More Red Nightmare
Tool - Forty Six & 2
Porcupine Tree - Sound of Muzak
Dream Theater - Fatal Tragedy
Mahavishnu Orchestra - Miles Beyond
Black Sabbath - Into the Void
Led Zeppelin - When the Levee Breaks
Frank Zappa - Peaches en Regalia
David Bowie - I'm Deranged
Tame Impala - It is Not Meant to Be
Humbleslug - Wicker Man
Radiohead - Subterranean Homesick Alien

Podrophenia -  Vinyl Finds and Lucky Dips - 1st August 2019

Podrophenia - Vinyl Finds and Lucky Dips - 1st August 2019

August 1, 2019

Tonight, in the absence of Piley, special guest Luke Mersey and Mondo played an eclectic selection of tracks. The playlist was - 

The Explorers Club - Together
The Budos Band - Old Engine Oil
Mayfair - Train of Love
King Gizzard & the Wizard Lizard - Boogie Man Sam
Leroy Van Dyke - It's All Over Now Baby Blue
The Village Callers - Hector
The Young Hearts - Wake Up and Start Standing
Mojo Preachers - Tattooed Heart
Ibibio Sound Machine - I Need You To Be Sweet As Sugar
Crazy P - Jolene
Alan Shelley - Party Freaks
Durand Jones & The Indications - Morning in America
Amber Mark - Mixer
Badbad Not Good - Time Moves Slow
Sunflower Bean - Come For Me
Prince - Jungle Love
Chromeo - Just Friends
ESG - Dance
Lenny Fontana & Shirley Lites - Fire (Dr Packer remix)

Indie Night In - 31/7/2019

Indie Night In - 31/7/2019

July 31, 2019

Me & Mrs Johnson played:

µ-Ziq - Drocovums
Brainwaltzera - st. Σpi 9 [+ruggedy crnk]
Ceephax - Camelot Escalator
Flaming Lips - Feedaloodum Beetle Dot
Thom Yorke - Traffic
Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence
Soft Cell - Bedsitter
The Moldy Peaches - On Top
Melt Yourself Down - Boot and Spleen
Muertos - [Suck It Up #04] Corazon
Cowboy Flying Saucer - Camouflage
Dead Coast - Liar Song
Thom Yorke - Impossible Knots
Snapped Ankles - Rechargeable
Bauhaus - Dark Entries
Destroy All Monsters - Bored
Stooges - 1969
The Moldy Peaches - Who’s Got the Crack
Adam Green & Binki Shapiro - What’s the Reward
The Moldy Peaches - Downloading Porn With Davo
Flaming Lips - All For The Life of the City
Small Faces - Afterglow
The Seeds - Where Is The Entrance Way To Play
Psychic Lemon - Dilator
Mugstar - Black Fountain
Dry Cleaning - Sweet Princess EP - Magic of Meghan
Sonic Youth - Kool Thing
Bowie - Moonage Daydream

The Box Of Delights - Ep63 - 30/07/2019

The Box Of Delights - Ep63 - 30/07/2019

July 30, 2019

We welcomed a great guest today. Thanks to Nikki Nicholas for her great company and amazing choices. 

Falling Deep In Love - Horse Meat Disco
Emotion - Purple Disco Machine
Forever More (Francois K & Eric Kupper Mix) - Moloko
The Night Is Calling - MF Robots
Sizzling - Daphni and Paradise
Squib Cakes - Tower Of Power
Shadrach - Beastie Boys
Final Form - Sampa The Great
Stepping Into Tomorrow - Madlib
Check The Techniqu - Gang Starr
Cut The Cake - Average White Band
Pretty Colors - Eric Burdon and War
Kingston Boogie - Young Gun Silver Fox
Give Me The Night - George Benson
Take Me To The River - Al Green
Mr Magic - Johnny Heartsman and the Circles
Stay Away From Me - The Sylvers
Don't You Worry 'Bout A Thing - The Main Ingredient
Misdemeanour - Forrest Sylvers
Beng Beng Beng - Femi Kuti
Take Off Your Clothes And Feel The Setting Sun - Wolfgang Dauner Quintet
The Bitter With The Sweet - Tony and Tandy

SONIC ASYLUM - Ship Full of Bombs Session#35 - 28-07-2019

SONIC ASYLUM - Ship Full of Bombs Session#35 - 28-07-2019

July 28, 2019

SONIC ASYLUM - Ship Full of Bombs Session#35 - 28-07-2019

Custard Flux - Supernatural
Da Captain Trips - Metaphysical Suspension
The Oscillation - Entity (Moron Mix)
Geir Jenssen - Nokas VI
Farflung - Prostitute To Spacecraft
Grumbling Fur - Sapien Sapiens
Chris & Cosey - Spectrophilia
Temple Ov Saturn - Dance Of The Bacchante
Custard Flux - Cirque d’Enfant
Earthless - Black Heaven
Phobophobes - The Never Never
vert:x - The Pythia
Icarus Peel's Acid Reign - Let's Get It Together

Soul Food Kitchen with Nikki Nicholas with Marc Outten from Essex Wildlife Trust and Ruth Mortimer from Forest Clouds.

Soul Food Kitchen with Nikki Nicholas with Marc Outten from Essex Wildlife Trust and Ruth Mortimer from Forest Clouds.

July 26, 2019

Nikki was joined by regular guest Dan Turpin and Marc Outton from Essex Wildlife Trust and Ruth Mortimer from Forest Clouds who specialises in Forest Bathing 

Television - Idles
A Forest - The Cure
Ride Like The Wind - Christopher Cross
Midnight In Richmond - Young Gun Silver Fox
Brave - Sara Bareilles
Parklife - Blur
Get It Together - Beastie Boys


Library of Aethers  25th July 2019

Library of Aethers 25th July 2019

July 25, 2019

In which we play some live audio of Ex Easter Island head live at Leigh Folk Festival 2019.


False Knight on the Road – Tim Hart and Maddy Prior

Living by the Water – Ann Briggs

Living by the Water – The Owl Service

Lost in Vice and Please – The Milk Boys

Ex Easter Island Head live at Leigh Folk Festival June 2019 (excerpt)

Be Lonely – Darren Hayman

Two Tree Island – Darren Hayman

Sir Patrick Spens – Stuart Estell

Matia San Kai Tu Dika Son – Greekadelika

Monara – D’Gary

Fisher Boy – Horse Loom

Flame of Fire – Brass Monkey

Now That I Know - Devendra Banhart

Laser Beam – Low

Lone Pilgrim – Anna and Elizabeth

Sea Song – Rachel Unthank and the Winterset