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Smashin’ Transistors 48: Green

March 24th, 2019

The calendar is full of rumors. The Vernal Equinox corroborates.

What you'll hear.

Can - I'm So Green
Cameo - Alligator Woman
Obnox - Find My Way
Celebrity Handshake - It Takes All Kinds of Bones
Murderer - Tomorrow The World Is Yours
-words from your host-
Red Mass - Crooked
DANA - Cupid
Cold Feet - Buried in a Hole
Primitiv Parts - Internet
Ice Baths - Replacer
-words from your host-
The Writhing Squares - Steely Eyed Missile Man
Martha and the Muffins - Paint by Number Heart
Andy Human & The Reptoids - Autism 4 2
Straight Arrows - Headache
The Cowboys - Wet Behind the Eyes
-words from your host-
Midnight Mines - Innocent Sorcerers
Low Life - Rave Slave
Wingtip Sloat - Gizzard Jett
The Yolks - Get Back
Let's Active - In Between
-words from your host-

Smashin’ Transistors 47: Minds Been Touched

February 28th, 2019

In this episode of Smashin' Transistors, you may experience some touched minds. You for sure will witness them being lost and racked.
 
What you'll hear:
 
Waylon Jennings - One of My Bad Habits
Vanity - Glad To Not
Nutrition - Leave Me
Gino and the Goons - She Was Crushed
Bauhaus - The Dive
-words from your host-
Phylums - Stung
Chronophage - She Paid the Ultimate Price
Blondie - Picture This
Wingtip Sloat - Stars Bailed Out
Cid Campeador - Ella No Sabe Que Existo
-words from your host-
Headroom - New Heaven
Timmy Vulgar's Genetic Armageddon - Food Swamp
Matchbox - Metaphysical composition
The Thingz - Lost My Mind
The Drags - Allergic Reaction
-words from your host-
Royal Trux - Year of the Dog
The Yardbirds - Rack My Mind
Dry Cleaning - Phone Scam
David Nance Group - When I Saw You Last Night
Jackie Shane - Comin' Down
-words from your host-
 
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Smashin’ Transistors 46: The Longest Short Month of the Year

February 10th, 2019

Every winter I swear it's the most schizophrenic one we've had weather wise ever. This year it truly seems to be true. And February is hardly half over and it seems longer than its ever been too. A permanent change of scenery is on our to-do list indeed

Servings of sound help daily travels through a grey expanse though.

What you'll hear on this episode:

Bohemian Vendetta - Like Stoned
Timmy Vulgar's Genetic Armageddon - Suction Cup Hands
Pram - Bewitched
Mope Grooves - Moving Dot
Qlowski - Golden Boy

-words from the host-

Heavy Metal – Gasmask Factory
Murderer - Juicy Fruit Dream
Flying Saucer Attack - Make Me Dream
Tim Presley's White Fence - Neighborhood Light
Long Hots - Die Die Die

-words from the host-

Obnox - Off Ya Ass
Al Doum & the Faryds - Satieva
Cold Cream - First They Came
Beyond The Implode - Midnight Adventures
Parsnip - Winter

-words from the host-

Graveblocker - Get Hit
Andy Human & The Reptoids - Echo Pedal
Chronophage - Dance to Guitar
Vanity - You Can't Have Both
Kathy Heidiman - Sleep A Million Years

-words from the host-

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Smashin’ Transistors 45: You say ya wanna resolution…

January 12th, 2019

Did you make any resolutions for the new year? Mine is to try to never act like Veruca Salt. There's an attention loving blob in this country who acts that way enough for an entire planet already.

What you'll hear: 
 
Lotti Golden - Get Together (With Yourself) 
Natural Man & the Flamin' Hot Band - Song About Your City 
Gargoyle Sox - Pink Little Playhouse 
Young Skulls - We're Gone 
Public Enemy - You're Gonna Get Yours 
-words from your host- 
Bad Sports - Living With Secrets 
The Mark Vodka Group - Shadow Of Your Former Self 
Priors - At Your Leisure 
Wire - Once Is Enough 
Donkey Bugs - Three Times Fast 
-words from your host- 
Hecks - The Thaw 
No Age - Soft Collar Fad 
Schizos - I'm Not a Sicko There's a Plate in My Head 
Royal Trux - White Stuff 
Rats - Turtle Dove 
-words from your host- 
 Jackson Politick - Psycho-mania 
 Ten High - Ursula 
 Cheater Slicks - Another Stab 
Junkpile Jimmy - Priest of Set 
 Halo of Flies - Headburn 
-words from your host-

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Smashin’ Transistors 44: You’re my aural stimulator

December 17th, 2018

How do we end the year Smashin' Transistors fake radio show style? Episode 44 might be it but don't hold me to it until 11:59 pm on December 31st, ok?

What you'll hear:
A Certain Ratio - All Night Party
Rex Wonderful & The Silk Sheets - Mimosas 
A Moms - Modern Noise 
Rhys Bloodjoy - Reflections Of A Girl 
Neo Neos - It's Just That Easy 
-words from your host-
The Resource Network - Fix my Hair 
Brandy - Horse Chorus 
The Shifters - Straight Lines
Metropak - Run Run Run 
the Cult of Lip - Dream 
-words from your host-
U-Nix - Nerve 
Obnox - Wake And Quake
Indian Jewelry - Lost My Sight 
School Damage - Meeting Halfway 
Spiritualized - The Morning After 
-words from your host-
Ten High - Skin Crawlers 
The Unholy Two - Zero Tolerance
Dome - Say Again 
Sadie - Skull Rock 
Pete Shelley - Telephone Operator 
-words from your host-

Smashin’ Transistors 43: Building blocks of proteins

November 19th, 2018

Many across the nation will be in a serious tryptophan coma on Thursday. Like every year, I hope to be out of mine come Sunday though for Grep Cup viewing. 

What you'll hear on episode 43

Blacktop - Blazing Streets
The Unholy Two - Moscow Doomsday Cloud
Movietone - Mono Valley
Roxy Music - Editions of You
Mauvais Genre - Pour Toi
-words from your host-
Leon Gardner - Farm Song
Jon Spencer - Hornet
Suburban Homes - Magazine
Remember Sports - Up From Below
Gino and the Goons - Early Retirement
-words from your host-
Timmy's Organism - Wall Of Grey
Celebrity Handshake - Television Lips
O. Rex - Califawnia Girls
Crescent - Lightbulbs In The Trees
Missing Pages - Long Way Down
-words from your host-
U-Nix - Liberal Hardcore
Johnny Notebook and the Blue Screens - Go Bust
Urochromes - I'm Gonna Confront Ya
Pinch Points - Jelly Brain
The Prats - Disco Pope
-words from your host-

Smashin’ Transistors 42: Sizzled

November 4th, 2018

Sizzle. They say ya gotta sell it. Hard sell tactics are not a strong point for yours truly. I can guarantee that there's plenty of sizzling soundwise on this latest episode of Smashin' Transistors. 

Bathe in the hiss!

What you'll hear.

Fly Ashtray - The Man Who Stayed In Bed All Day
Mountain Movers - My Eyes Are Always Heavy
Obnox - Enter The Hater
J.C. Heavy - Do What You Like
Beauticians - Mouse or Man
David Nance Group - 110 Blues
Monokultur - Äckel
Rocket 808 - Digital Billboards
Little Walter Trio - Bad Actin' Woman
Water Trash - Fine
Rex Wonderful & The Silk Sheets - Humidity
The Pink Noise - House Of Cards
The Randoms - ABCD
Jon Spencer - Wilderness
Brandy - Throw Out My Kitchen
Mary Bell - Be a mom
Lysol - Chemical Reaction
Terrestrials - Teenage Waistband
Latex Bride - Puppet Head
Cows - Mine

Smashin’ Transistors 41: Like an emotional complex

October 2nd, 2018

Autumn makes hints of its arrival but never says exactly when. It may a subtle entrance. It can also crash down brazenly.

What you'll hear in this October installment

Necros - Peer Pressure
Pious Faults - Field
Captain Beefheart & the Magic Band - Petrified Forest
Ruby Karinto - Chikotan
P-Model - Art Mania
-Words from the host
Brandy - Life Jail
Gen Pop - Din
Stereolab - Revox
George Brigman - I've Got to Know
Terrestrials - Rings
-Words from the host-
School Damage - Isn't Easy
The Uniques - You Ain't Tuff
HONG! - Maruk
Purling Hiss - Passenger Queen
Violence Creeps - Ford Go Bikes
-Words from the host
Warmest Winter - We Should Go Out Tonight
Hawkwind - Lost Johnny
Siouxie and the Banshees - Jigsaw Feeling
Mope Grooves - Here Comes Another One
Television Personalities - The Glittering Prizes

Smashin’ Podsistors 40: There are tins. There was pork. There are legs. There are sharks…

September 8th, 2018

Staring out into the lake may cause hallucinations. A sure sign that's happening when you understand the voltaic incantations.

What you'll hear:

The Pop Group - Words Disobey Me
Obnox - Captain Blackeye
Roy Montgomery with Liz Harris- Landfall
The Lavender Flu - Dream Cleaner
The Deltrons - Tonya

-Dale talks-

Mudhoney - Paranoid Core
The Fatback Band - Wicky Wacky
Donkey Bugs - The Example
Pious Faults - Longevity
Giant Sand - Black Venetion Blinds

-Dale talks-

Spiritualized - On the Sunshine
Primo - Ticking off a List
Teenage Fanclub - Critical Mass
Seance Sisters - Rabid Moon
Boyracer- Denatured

-Dale talks-

Daytime Drugs - Beethoven Was A Bore
Mope Grooves - Last Seen
Flasher - Who’s Got Time?
Brian Eno - Third Uncle
Jerry Reed - Guitar Man

-Dale talks-

Smashin’ Transistors 39: Hot rods pre-cleaned real fine nicotine

August 18th, 2018

With August humidity comes agitation. To cool it means oscillations. The whirring can be hypnotic. It can also be an irritant.

What you'll hear:

Crash Course In Science - Kitchen Motors
Midnight Mines - Stations
Pram - Ladder to the Moon
Counter Intuits - Vietnamese Lighter
Musical Linn Twins - Rockin' Out The Blues
-words from your host-
Cruelster - Why Did They Do That to Me Back Then
Marc Riley With The Creepers - Teacher Travel
Parsnip - Parsnip - It Couldn't Be True
Jefferson Airplane - 3/5 of a Mile in 10 Seconds
The Love-Birds - Kiss and Tell
-words from your host-
Caveman & Bam Bam - Let's Start A Fire
Cement Shoes - Fruity Funhouse
Lysol - TEENAGE TRANCE
Obnox - Broke Socialite
Ragtime Frank - Shake 'Em
-words from your host-
Donkey Bugs - Men in High Heels
Section 25 - It Don't Get
Arndales - Half Thrash
ADULT. - Irregular Pleasure
Chrome - The Monitors
-words from your host-