• April 28th, 2013
The April edition of Radio Podrophenia brings you the 16th instalment of our Podrophonic Alphabet – the letter P…
Phillious, peddlers, pants, peace, pursuits and pettiness are all on the playlist. As well as talk of print editions.
And, we welcome in an all new guest for the Podrophenia Sessions as Seasider Paul Hill steps aboard for live tunes and chat…
Grab here - and why not swing by the Facebook page and say hello…
• March 30th, 2013
Broadcasting live from the Podrophonic HQ (or upstairs at The Railway as some say), the March edition of Radio Podrophenia is fitted around the theme of 'Jazz'. Nice!
Expect to hear jazzed up Fabs, Trad, Mod, Bop and Acid Jazzers on the playlist - plus an appearance from Pellicci legend Jukebox Jimmy.
And we've even got live music for you from jazz-age Journo Hannah Marsh accompanied by Southend's premier piano man Dave Woodcock.
• March 4th, 2013
Paraphrasing the old football cliché - the latest Podrophenia is a show of two halves - what starts out as the regulation chat and tunes, midway through becomes a run of improv guest appearances and live music from Philious Williams and Dave Woodcock.
And behold as a new Podrophenia jingle is birthed in front of your very ears. All contained herein....
• February 2nd, 2013
Boys, girls, bloggers and browsers - would you please, set your Podrophonic clocks for the last Thursday of every month as Piley and Mondo return to the radio waves - for two hours of live chat, tunes and #hashtag natterabouts
You'll find us parked up in our all-new lodgings at Dave Dawson's Radio Novalujon - rolling out the letter O from the Podrophenia Alphbet
Dig in to the latest edition hereabouts
• December 9th, 2012
A regular listener writes:
'Dear Piley and Mondo, will there be a Christmas edition of Podrophenia this year?
Boggle of Battersea'
Well Boogle, there's a seasonal variation on the festive theme - rather than recreate the frolics of 2011's end of term edition - we bring you....
The Podrophenia Annual 2012
A Christmas hamper Wherein Piley and Mondo and the Podrophonic Listening Squad bring you their collected hand picked highlights of the last twelve months. It's a best of list that includes singles, albums, books, films, gigs, events... and six tunes a piece. The twelve plays of Christmas you could say.
• October 30th, 2012
Are just a few of the 'shopping bands/songs' suggestions pitched into our first live Podrophonic run-out over at our all new Radio Novalujon lodgings.
What a fine ol' time was had last Wednesday, with Dave Jazzy Dawson working his multi-media magic - manning the desk, checking the levels, fading the mics and suchlike. And hurrah AND hats in the air to see the Pod Squad regulars regrouped for the first time since June..
There's even a Quinn Martin style epilogue - we've kindly been offered a spot monthly spot on Radio NJ. So from November - the last Thursday of every month will be Podrophenia night.
Should you fancy lending an ear to Radio Podrophenia - Shopping - bung it in your bagging area below...
Radio Podrophenia - Shopping
• September 2nd, 2012
Back after a summer break, Piley and Mondo roll out the 14th instalment of the Podrophonic Alphabet: N - for new tunes, new bands, Piley's Newsround and hoots 'n' toots for the third Podrophenia Live Night on September the 8th at Southend's Railway Hotel.
It's a bill that brings you a line up of Darren Jones and full band, The Long Run, Eight Rounds Rapid with (Wilko Johnson's son on guitar) and heading up the night - Thee Faction and their left-leaning R 'n' B..
You'll find tracks from all three bands popped into this edition plus a special guest appearance by Paul Tunkin of Blow Up Records - so dig in and tell a pal!
• July 31st, 2012
Behold: an Olympic sized edition of Podrophenia - loaded with events such as: worst sporting incidents you've seen(discover what face-planting is), medal winning burps and sporting look-a-likes,
Piley and I, along with some new and regular Podrophenia contributors also have a a run out on picture disc values - and we've a drop in from Fi Jacobs for a Railway Round Up.
All this and 12 tracks of Olympic themed tunes.
On your marks, get set, go...
• July 16th, 2012
Really, who was ever such a hardcore smoker that they couldn't take a trip to the local lido or swimming baths without sparking up a sneaky gasper or two? It must have happened.
Out today - and keeping with the tradition of our annual Summer edition, the latest Podrophenia from Piley and myself is fitted around this pool poster that was - with tracks based on bombs, petting, running, ducks etc.. As well as a natter-about on Speedos, 21st Century song titles song titles for elderly folk
In for live tunes and chat we've Dave Woodcock with a song freshly created and baked just the day before...
• July 5th, 2012
While Chance Radio takes a summer break - Piley and Mondo take Podrophenia on tour, with the first stop being their home ground The Railway Hotel. Recorded in upstairs room last tuesday while an open mic blues jam was a'buzz in the bar below -some of those taking in the blues off - Tom Burgess and Jess Noah - were pulled in for improv tunes (Tom) and chat (Jess)