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Culture As A Dare 3 January 2020

Culture As A Dare 3 January 2020

January 3, 2020

In which strong language warnings are not given, churros are consumed, and Lee lists his twenty favourite albums of 2019.

Jarvis Cocker - Running The World (Kaiser Quartett Version) (YouTube video)

Sharon Van Etten - Seventeen (Remind Me Tomorrow, Jagjaguwar)

Blanck Mass - Death Drop (Animated Violence Mild, Sacred Bones Records)

Matmos - The Crying Pill (Plastic Anniversary, Thrill Jockey Records)

Richard Dawson - Fulfilment Centre (2020, Domino)

Lightning Bolt - Big Banger (Sonic Citadel, Thrill Jockey Records)

Peter Vukmirovic Stevens - Les articles de fond ne remontent jamais à la surface. (Bile Noire, self-released)

The Utopia Strong - Do You Believe In Two Gods? (The Utopia Strong, Rocket Recordings)

Haq123 - Judus (based on a true story) (Heavy Mess, self-released)

STANLÆY - Properties of Ice (The Human Project, self-released)

Negativland - Certain Men (True False, Seeland)

Justin Hopper & Sharron Kraus With The Belbury Poly - The Devil & St. Dunstan (Chanctonbury Rings, Ghost Box)

Kai Whiston - (Run It) (No World As Good As Mine, Lux)

Yoshio Suzuki - Meet Me In The Sheep Meadow (Kankyō Ongaku: Japanese Ambient, Environmental & New Age Music 1980-1990, Light In The Attic)

The Divine Comedy - The Synthesiser Service Centre Super Summer Sale (Office Politics, self-released)

Request Freebird - When I Rock, I Rock (Why Would Someone Make an Album?, self-released)

Tralala Blip - Star of Hope (Eat My Codes If Your Light Falls, Room40)

Jenny Hval - Six Red Cannas (featuring Vivian Wang, Félicia Atkinson, and Laura Jean) (The Practice of Love, Sacred Bones Records)

Sly & The Family Drone - Votive Offerings (Gentle Persuaders, Love Love Records)

Amanda Palmer - Bigger On The Inside (There Will Be No Intermission, Cooking Vinyl)

The Caretaker - And bliss everywhere bliss (Everywhere, an empty bliss, History always favours the winners)

Paul Hardcastle - The Wizard (No Winners, Chrysalis Records)

Billie Eilish - listen when i go (WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?, Interscope Records)

DIGGIN’ with Si Cheeba - Jazz Club Party:  27-12-2019

DIGGIN’ with Si Cheeba - Jazz Club Party: 27-12-2019

December 27, 2019


First Broadcast Friday 27th December 2019  - on Ship Full of Bombs Radio

01) Kevin Devin - JOHNNY LYTLE

02) Got My Mojo Working - BILLY HAWKS

03) Soul Stomp - EARL VAN DYKE

04) Cat In A Tree Pt.1 - JIMMY SMITH


06) King of Latin Soul - JOEY PASTRANA

07) Jive Samba - JACK CONSTANZO

08) Watermelon Man - GLORIA LYNNE


10) Lickin’ Stick - LARRY WILLIS

11) Listen Here - EDDIE HARRIS

12) Hey Joe, Hey Joe - JOE CUBA SEXTET

13) Too Much Lovin’ - JOE BATAAN

14) Teacher of Love - RAY BARRETTO

15) Os Grilos - MARCOS VALLE

16) Quem Mandou - VERA LUCIA


18) Troublemaker - JOHN CAMERON

19) I’ll Bet You Thought I’d Never Find You - JON HENDRICKS

20) Wipe Away The Tears - HORACE SILVER QUINTET

21) Mamblues - CAL TJADER

22) Please Don’t Stop - THE GILBERTO SEXTET


24) Chance For Romance (Instrumental) - HECTOR RIVERA

25) Use It Before You Lose It - BOBBY VALENTIN


27) Soul Sauce - HANK DIAMOND

28) Why Don’t You Do Right - MARK MURPHY

29) Humdrum Blues - OSCAR BROWN JR

30) Return of the Prodigal Son - FREDDIE HUBBARD

31) Sookie Sookie - GRANT GREEN


33) Latin Strut - JOE BATAAN

34) Shhhhhhh (For A Little While) - JAMES BROWN 

35) Main Squeeze - QUINCY JONES


37) Keep An Eye on Love - ERNESTINE ANDERSON

38) Ye Mele - ELIS REGINA





The Daryl Easlea Spectacular 24/12/2019

The Daryl Easlea Spectacular 24/12/2019

December 24, 2019

Bobby Boris Pickett And the Crypt Kicker Five - Monster’s Holiday
Rochine Murphy - Incapable
Jimmy Butler - Trim Your Tree
Louis Armstrong - Zat You Santa Claus
Tony Rodelle Larson - Cool Yule
The Who - I’ll Be Back
Brian Pern - A Song with Whistling In It
Underworld - Caliban’s Dream
Avalanche - Frank Sinatra
Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band - There Ain’t No Santa Claus On the Evening Stage
Edward Kookie Byrnes - Yulesville
Alien - The Crusted Mic Toadstool Glows
Homer Banks - Sixty Minutes Of Your Love
The Orielles - Bobbi’s Second World
Pink Floyd - Another Brick In The Wall Part II
W H Lung - Sympatico People
Daft Punk - Giorgio by Moroder
Lana Del Ray - Venice Beach
Prince - Controversy
David Bowie - Be My Wife
The Fall - And There In
The Fall - Jingle Bell Rock

Vapour Trails Christmas Special -23/12/19

Vapour Trails Christmas Special -23/12/19

December 24, 2019

Its Christmas time and there is every reason to be afraid. But not now…welcome to the Vapour
Trails Christmas Special. Trying to avoid Morrisons we venture down a different aisle with the
help of Christmas orphans, giants, twins and aliens with flaming lips.
This could be the worst Christmas ever, or it might just work out fine .
And as Elvis once said…MurrryChristmas…..everyone xx


John Shuttleworth – The Christmas Orphan
Frank Sidebottom - Christmas is Really Fantastic
Sparks – Thank God it’s Not Christmas
Tuscadero – Holidays R Hell
They Might Be Giants – Santa’s Beard
Cocteau Twins – Frosty the Snowman
Tracey Thorn (feat. Green Gartside) – Taking Down The Tree
The Fall – (We Wish You) A Protein Christmas
The Fall – Hark The Herald Angels Sing (Live – John Peel session)
Sufjan Stevens – That Was the Worst Christmas Ever!
Scritti Politti – Snow in the Sun
Squeeze – Christmas Day
The Dandy Warhols – Little Drummer Boy
Muna – Pipes of Peace
Tom Waits – Christmas Card from a Hooker in Minneapolis
Sia – Puppies are Forever
Julian Casablancas – I Wish it was Christmas Today
The Dickies – Silent Night
Lemmy, Billy Gibbons & Dave Grohl – Run Rudolph Run
Manic Street Preachers – Last Christmas
The Futureheads – Christmas was Better in the 80’s
The Pretenders – 2000 Miles
The Flaming Lips – A Change at Christmas (Say it isn’t so)
Fountains of Wayne – I Want an Alien for Christmas
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds – Fifteen Feet of Pure White Snow
Orlando Roberton & Kate Daisy Grant – Silent Dark Night
Galaxie 500 – Listen, the Snow is Falling


SONIC ASYLUM - Ship Full of Bombs Session#43 - 22-12-2019

SONIC ASYLUM - Ship Full of Bombs Session#43 - 22-12-2019

December 23, 2019

.SONIC ASYLUM - Ship Full of Bombs Session#43 - 22-12-2019....

Tuxedomoon - Weihnachts Rap
The Black Dog - Conspiracy Tapes 07
The Black Dog - Conspiracy Tapes 08
Section 25 - Jesus Sweetly Sleeps

Into The Music with Ian Pope - Christmas Special - 20.12.19

Into The Music with Ian Pope - Christmas Special - 20.12.19

December 20, 2019

On the show tonight Ian Pope and his guests - Mark Fenn, Simon Fitsall & Michael Sefton - chose and played the following tracks:

It's a Big Country - Davitt Sigerson
Christmas Wrapping - Waitresses
Jesus Built My HotRod - Ministry
Baby I Love You - The Yayhoos
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year - Martha Wainwright

The Carol of the Bells - Marillion
Love You To Bits (Bit 1) - No Man
I Feel Love 12" version - Donna Summer
Cold As Ice - Foreigner
Doesn't Kill You - The Anchoress
The Lamia - Genesis
Xanadu - Rush

The Masque of The Red Death - Edgar Allan Poe

Rock Notes - Monty Python
Sledgehammer - Peter Gabriel
Owner of a Lonely Heart - Yes
Christmas Card From A Hooker in Minneapolis - Tom Waits
This Planet's On Fire (Burn In Hell) - Sammy Hagar
The Flame - Annabel Lamb
Lord of Misrule - Marc Almond feat. Ian Anderson

CAAD Blue Christmas Group Therapy

CAAD Blue Christmas Group Therapy

December 20, 2019

A decompression special from Emma.


Melodie Group - Disappointed Not Surprised

Those Fucking Snowflakes - Last Christmas

Ste McCabe - Christmas Time for Sanctimonious Swine

CECILLIA - They don't want me to be happy they just want me to be Quiet

Chrisie - When?

Cornered Yet Climbing feat Kelly Jayne Jones - Saudade for Rain Tunnels

Liberez - M'Aidez

Field Lines Cartographer -Through The Caves

Room V - Rainy Day Chirstmas

Furchick - Thinking

Binaural Space - Angels are High

ORE - Waltzing Into the Doldrums

Australian birdsong

Myshiuno - Deep Breath

Bamboo - Daughters of the Sky (Emma Gatrill remix)

Sabina - Toujours

Kitsune - The Steel Monster Above the city

Gang Clouds - Let's Spend Christmas in our bed

Woody Herman - Hot Chestnuts

Like Wowo feat Thomas Truax - Old Man Santa




Kimya Dawson - Loose Lips

Kimya Dawson - Utopian Futures





Podrophenia - Christmas Special - 19.12.2019

Podrophenia - Christmas Special - 19.12.2019

December 19, 2019

On the show tonight Mondo and Piley played their Christmas advent calender. Kate West performed her songs live in the studio.

3 Wise Men - Thanks For Christmas
Brian Setzer - Cool Yule
Khruangbian - Christmas Time Is Here
Baxter Dury - Palm Trees

Kate West live in the studio
Made For You
Dig A Bit Deeper

The Snowmen - Hokey Cokey
Sparks - Balls
Cats In Space - My Kind of Christmas
Aaron Neville - The Mickey Mouse Theme

8 Bit Challenge

Belle & Sebastian - Wrapped Up In Books
Yebba - My Mind
Fleetwood Mac - The Chain
The Waterboys - Whole of The Moon
For We Are Many - I Don't Blame You

Indie Night In - 18/12/2019

Indie Night In - 18/12/2019

December 18, 2019

Jeffrey Lewis & The Voltage - Bad Wiring - In Certain Orders
Kim Gordon - No Home Record - Air BnB
Dry Cleaning - Boundary Road Snacks And Drinks & Sweet Princess - Magic of Meeghan
Floating Points - Crush - LesAlpx
Pixies - Beneath the Eyrie - Catfish Kate
Carter Tutti Void - Triumvirate - T3.3 (Cosey Fanni Tutti ‎– Tutti)
Murder Capital - When I Have Fears - ForEverything
Moon Duo - Stars Are The Light - Lost Heads
Fat White Family - Serf’s Up - Feet
Lee Perry - Rainford - Makumba Rock
Malibu Ken, Aesop Rock, & TOBACCO - Malibu Ken - Corn Maze
Rustin Man - Drift Code - Judgement Train
Sankara Future Dub Resurgence - Perfect Black Light
Battles - Juice B Crypts - IZM (feat. Shabazz Palaces)
Tropical Fuck Storm ‎– Who's My Eugene?
Plaid - Polymer - Nurula

Jeanines - Hits The Bone - Winter in the Dark
Jeanines - Hits The Bone - Hits the Bone
Amyl and the Sniffers - Gacked on Anger
Amyl and the Sniffers - GFY
Dry Cleaning - Sweet Princess
Tropical Fuck Storm - Braindrops - Planet of Straw Men
Mint Field - Mientras Esperas - Ella Se Queda
Leggy - Let Me Know Your Moon - Prosper
Beak - Life Goes On - Life Goes On
Sault -Feel So Good

Babble Episode 16  15/12/2019 with Jaz Bradley and Mark Lancaster

Babble Episode 16 15/12/2019 with Jaz Bradley and Mark Lancaster

December 16, 2019

We review End Of The F*cking World, The Irishman and Knives Out.


Threw It Away - Graham Coxon
The Time Is Now - The Golddiggers
I'm Gonna Live Till I Die - Frank Sinatra