10 episodes

Post punk at its core, but mixing in new wave/no wave/cold wave/waving not drowning/alternative/indie (thinking)/industrial/post industrial (ignore that last one)/eclectic/electro/electronic/dubstep/grime (who makes this stuff up?)/soul/northern soul/mod/modern soul/neo soul/soul jazz/jazz funk (errr… maybe)/funk/psych/popcorn (blame the Belgians)/pop (remember that?)/(roots) reggae/dancehall/breakbeat/broken beat/beats wot broke/folk/folk talking/folktronica/’D-I-S-C-O’/world (where does that start and end?)/local/lo-fi/garage/r&b/d&b (both sorts of each of those last three ‘sorts’)/house (the years that mattered)/techno/chill out/am…bi…ent…/downtempo/trip hop/hip hop (‘don’t stop!’)/oddities/rarities/the bleedin’ obvious (if you know me)/unreleased/never to be released/lost gems/lost causes/lost and found/’found sounds’ (ahem)/mash-ups/unofficial re-edits*… and that one your mum actually liked. A banjo might occasionally crop up, but I’ll warn you, it’s only fair. Moodswings eternal but if something’s missing from the above, there could well be a good reason.

Episode One – 9.2.16 41 Rooms

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Post punk at its core, but mixing in new wave/no wave/cold wave/waving not drowning/alternative/indie (thinking)/industrial/post industrial (ignore that last one)/eclectic/electro/electronic/dubstep/grime (who makes this stuff up?)/soul/northern soul/mod/modern soul/neo soul/soul jazz/jazz funk (errr… maybe)/funk/psych/popcorn (blame the Belgians)/pop (remember that?)/(roots) reggae/dancehall/breakbeat/broken beat/beats wot broke/folk/folk talking/folktronica/’D-I-S-C-O’/world (where does that start and end?)/local/lo-fi/garage/r&b/d&b (both sorts of each of those last three ‘sorts’)/house (the years that mattered)/techno/chill out/am…bi…ent…/downtempo/trip hop/hip hop (‘don’t stop!’)/oddities/rarities/the bleedin’ obvious (if you know me)/unreleased/never to be released/lost gems/lost causes/lost and found/’found sounds’ (ahem)/mash-ups/unofficial re-edits*… and that one your mum actually liked. A banjo might occasionally crop up, but I’ll warn you, it’s only fair. Moodswings eternal but if something’s missing from the above, there could well be a good reason.

    Episode 76 – 2.2.20

    Episode 76 – 2.2.20

    PLAYLIST 76 uploaded February 2, 2020 and is 97% vinyl friendly! Ooooh, sooooo close! A Pro-Ject VT-E BT turntable. It’s only here to represent the ‘upright camp’ but whatever any space limitations this would help with, I would never be able to get my head around looking at the arm on a moving record and […]

    • 2 hrs
    Episode 75 – 5.1.20

    Episode 75 – 5.1.20

    PLAYLIST 75 uploaded January 5, 2020 and is 88% vinyl friendly! Impressive. A Pye 1005 Achoic Stereophonic Projection System. It’s a sixties thing. One for mate, Angus Cameron, as he grew up with one of them. Lyric of Playlist 75… It’s rare it goes to a dance track on 41 Rooms but Louie Vega and […]

    • 1 hr 59 min
    Episode 74 – 1.12.19

    Episode 74 – 1.12.19

    PLAYLIST 74 uploaded December 1, 2019 and is 94% vinyl friendly! Near perfect Ah, memories. I used to have one of these. A Technics 1200 MK1. Lyric of Playlist 74…. Confusion in her eyes that says it all… etc. Ian C’s real life recollection makes this a no contest. 00.00 (Intro) THE FLAMINGOS – Stars […]

    • 1 hr 59 min
    Episode 73 – 3.11.19

    Episode 73 – 3.11.19

    PLAYLIST 73 uploaded November 3, 2019 and just happens to be… 73% vinyl friendly! Not bad. The above? An Ion Duo Deck Digital Conversion Turntable. $99 or thereabouts. Be aware, a few of the tracks (cassette takes) are sonically challenged. Lyric of Playlist 73…. maybe belongs to Ms Armitage. Ripping it up. 00.00 (Intro) THE […]

    • 2 hrs
    Episode 72 – 6.10.19

    Episode 72 – 6.10.19

    PLAYLIST 72 Uploaded October 6, 2019 Playlist 72 is 90% vinyl friendly! Impressive The above courtesy of one Zach Dicklin. If you fancy knocking one up yourself. Tracks marked * have been given either a tiny or a slightly larger 41 Rooms ‘tweak’/edit/chop/etc. Lyric of Playlist 72…Gliddy gloop gloopy, Nibby nabby nooby, La la la […]

    • 1 hr 59 min
    Episode 71 – 1.9.19

    Episode 71 – 1.9.19

    PLAYLIST 71 Uploaded September 1, 2019 Playlist 71 is 79% vinyl friendly! Not bad. In a museum here and there, and maybe $2000 if one crops up on the open market, a late 30’s John Vassos design for RCA. As you might guess, 78s only. So, should you get to be near one, keep any […]

    • 2 hrs

Customer Reviews

buckrogers401 ,

Its great

Some great tunes on here well mixed

Wolfram1909 ,

Ep 1

So many great tunes - some v familiar, others new to my ears, never heard Pylon before and glad to be reminded of a favourite from years ago now - Red Snapper. Keep up the good work Dec.

YRath ,

Some great finds

There are some great finds in this podcast. Thanks for creating it Dec!

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