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Songs From a Padded Envelope is a music and culture podcast which unearths lost demo tapes and the hears the stories of the people behind them.

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Songs From a Padded Envelope is a music and culture podcast which unearths lost demo tapes and the hears the stories of the people behind them.

    Episode #60: Johnny Lynch / Pictish Trail (Isle of Eigg, UK)

    Episode #60: Johnny Lynch / Pictish Trail (Isle of Eigg, UK)

    Welcome to episode #1 of Songs From a Padded Eiggvelope!

    Yep, we're joined by the truly splendid Johhny Lynch aka Pictish Trail for a funny, frank and fascinating conversation recorded back in May 2022.
    This is a wonderful conversation and an epsiode we're certain you're going to take lots from, dear listener.
    Huge thanks to Johnny for coming on the show. Please do take some time to check out his music, podcast and tell your friends!
    Love and thanks
    Steve and Ben xx
    https://www.lostmap.com/pictish-trail

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Episode #59: Will Crewdson / Scant Regard (London, UK)

    Episode #59: Will Crewdson / Scant Regard (London, UK)

    Its been a while and our apologies for the radio silence! But we're back with Episode #59 and the very excellent Will Crewdson aka Scant Regard.
    Will is a lifetime musician with the stories to match and we are hugely grateful to him for coming on the show and speaking with us.
    Lots to explore in Will's back catalogue below, along with the wonderful RHLSTP (RHLSTP!) which led us to Will in the first place.
    Love and thanks
    Steve and Ben xx
    https://www.scantregard.com/
    https://www.facebook.com/scantregardpage/
    https://scantregard.bandcamp.com/
    https://www.rhlstp.co.uk/website.cgi?page=podcasts

    • 48 min
    Episode #58: Bobby Matador / Onieda (Brooklyn, USA)

    Episode #58: Bobby Matador / Onieda (Brooklyn, USA)

    Welcome to the second of our two episodes featuring members of the fantastic Oneida, whose new album, Success, is about to be released.
    Founder member Bobby Matador is a guest par excellence! So giving with his time insights and enthusiasm for the podcast and we are hugely grateful. The resulting episode is a corker!
    Check out the brilliant, Success by Oneida (and we highly recommend a delve into their previous works too)!
    Love and thanks
    Steve and Ben xx
    https://www.joyfulnoiserecordings.com/products/success
    https://oneida.bandcamp.com/music

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Episode #57: John Colpitts aka Kid Millions / Oneida (Brooklyn, USA)

    Episode #57: John Colpitts aka Kid Millions / Oneida (Brooklyn, USA)

    Hello and welcome to episode #57 of Songs From a Padded Envelope.
    We're joined from Brooklyn by the supremely talented and prolific, John Colpitts aka Kid Millions who joined us to talk about his work with Oneida, his solo projects and many collaborations.
    So much to enjoy in the one and in exploring John's catalogue of stunning work.
    Love and thanks
    Steve and Ben xx
    https://johncolpitts.bandcamp.com/album/music-from-the-accident
    https://thequietus.com/articles/31209-john-colpitts-kid-millions-interview
    https://www.talkhouse.com/artist/john-colpitts/

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Episode #56: Rudolf Buitendach and Jacques Womarans / Gargoyle Yawn/Haunted Sofa (Pretoria, South Africa)

    Episode #56: Rudolf Buitendach and Jacques Womarans / Gargoyle Yawn/Haunted Sofa (Pretoria, South Africa)

    Welcome to episode #56 of the podcast and another unique and hugely enjoyable conversation with Rudolf Buitendach and Jacques Womarans.
    More than anything else, this is a story of friendship. Rudolf and Jacques take us back to Pretoria in the late 80's and share experiences unlike any we've heard before but with a kinship to so many previous guests.
    Sit back and enjoy the company of these two fine fellas to whom we are very grateful for coming on the show.
    As mentioned, here is a link to the wonderful Johnny Clegg as well as the bandcamp page for Haunted Sofa
    Love and thanks
    Steve and Ben
    Haunted Sofa on Bandcamp
    Johnny Clegg and Savuka

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Episode #55: Seja Vogel (Brisbane, Australia)

    Episode #55: Seja Vogel (Brisbane, Australia)

    Welcome to episode #55 with our guest, Seja Vogel.
    Seja is a fellow podcaster, which is where we came across her work. She makes the excellent HearSej podcast, which comes with a strong recommendation!
    Seja is an accomplished and highly experienced musician who has a deep love for all things synth, as this episode will attest to. She was a wonderful guest with a cool enthusiasm for her work, her music, her friendships and connections. That and nifty line in felt keyboards!
    Our sincere thanks to Seja for coming on the show. This is a really good one!
    Check out Seja's work below and don't forget to help us spread the work about the podcast if you can.
    Love and thanks
    Steve and Ben xx

    Seja's website
    HearSej Podcast
    Pul(sew)idth - Felt Keyboards

    • 1 hr 29 min

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