Sunday August 22nd 2021
Poptique this month gets swept away by the release of Sparks' astounding film #Annette, gives a little love to 45 years of #BugsyMalone, shouts all for one at 100 years of the #douglasfairbanks version of #thethreemusketeers & rolls out a stack of tracks from the likes of Mattiel, Jane Weaver, CHAI, La Luz Duran Duran, Mary Hopkin Music and more!
Sunday July 25th 2021
We are generously joined by the legendary #JonathanRoss for an in depth discussion of The Sparks Brothers, Edgar Wright's new doc about the incredible Sparks.
Sunday May 30th 2021
We celebrate the incredible #carolinecatz #DeliaDerbyshire #BBCArena #BBCFour doc with much chat plus a down-the-decades electronic mega-mix-tape!
Sunday May 2nd 2021
We raise the flag for UK cinemas reopening as they enthuse over Riz Ahmed in Sound of Metal, get confused over Palm Springs - film, and attempt to under use superlatives whilst celebrating 80 years of Orson Welles' seminal Citizen Kane (not to mention, 10 years of Attack The Block!). Mind-blowing music from the likes of Miya Folick, The Monkees, Marika Hackman, Asha Bhosle, The White Stripes, Surfbort and more!!
Sunday April 4th 2021
We plumb new depths of absurdity to discuss 35 years of #absolutebeginners, relatively new release Barb And Star, plus a plethora of other bizarrely uneven motion pictures including Harold Lloyd, #GloriaSwanson, and #phantomoftheparadise. Tracks from Pi Ja Ma, Big Joanie, Sade, Helena Deland, Jobriath, #PaulWilliams, #AnnetteHanshaw, #RDBurman and more, more, more!!
Sunday March 7th 2021
A non-stop music doc extravaganza, as we discuss the absolutely amazing Poly Styrene: I Am A Cliché, the jaw-dropping Zappa Movie from Alex Winter, Netflix's #BiggieSmalls doc AND MORE!!!!!!! Incredible music from (almost goes without saying) Poly Styrene and Frank Zappa, plus We Are Enfant Terrible, Tracey Thorn, not to mention mind blowing new tracks from CHAI and Miya Folick!
Sunday February 7th 2021
We celebrate 90 years of Charlie Chaplin's City Lights and 25 years of #johnnymnemonic! #KeanuReeves (your eyes do not deceive you - Johnny Mnemonic!). Absolutely incredible music from the bird and the bee, #FunBoyThree, The B-52's, #LosCincoLatinos, Altın Gün and more!!
Sunday January 10th 2021
Cinematic chingwagging plus amazing tunes from Sparks, Angie McMahon, Greentea Peng, Little Simz, Kim Wilde & more!!
Thursday December 10th 2020
We take a delve into twelve amazing cinematic celebrations and big screen events for the month of December - from #marlenedietrich BFI to 25 years of #babe, and from Marie Bashiru to Camille Saint-Saëns - this episode has got it all with baubles to spare!!
Thursday November 12th 2020
Celebrate 100 years worth of cinematic anniversaries with us! We've got #Zorro, #Thiefofbagdad, #backtothefuture, #MyBeautifulLaundrette and music from the likes of Stereolab, Lloyd Cole, Hans Zimmer, Fats Waller and last but not least, the legendary Asha Bhosle!
Thursday October 15th 2020
We talk The Secret Garden, Netflix's #Rebecca, gab about flu jabs & celebrate the 30th birthday of a certain Martin Scorsese film...
Thursday September 17th 2020
We take a look at the amazing Rocks Film, go for a wander with #23Walks, get down and dirty with Harlots, plus celebrate 65 years of #SgtBilko and 35 years of #SuperMarioBros!! With music from the astounding likes of Miya Folick, Cibo Matto, JGrrey, Little Simz, Pie Is Fly and more!!
Thursday August 20th 2020
We celebrate the joy of going back to movies, 10 years of Edgar Wright's #ScottPilgrim, 20 years of #VibRibbon & 100 years of #BusterKeaton films, plus amazing music from Lianne La Havas, Kah-Lo, Twinkle Park, #NoorJehan and #Plumtree.
Thursday June 25th 2020
1st & foremost, we celebrate 30 years of #DickTracy so you don't have to! We also raise a virtual glass to the anniversaries of #ReturntoOz, #DerBlaueEngel, #JohnWaters' #CryBaby, 1995's #JudgeDredd, #RogerMoore's favourite film #TheManWhoHauntedHimself, & recall why 1990's #TotalRecall became a running gag for the good part of a decade. Add to this a 80th Birthday shout out to #BugsBunny, plus amazing music from the likes of Mark Ronson, Songhoy Blues, Tame Impala & the block-rocking beats of Sir #JohnBetjeman.
Thursday May 28th 2020
Celebrate 50 years of #RussMeyer's insane, brilliant, voyeuristic gawp at the arse-end of the 60s: #BeyondTheValleyoftheDolls, drop your jaw at watch recommendations from #MadMen and #Columbo to #SchittsCreek and Normal People, plus loads more cinematic anniversaries for the month of June. If that's not enough to wet your proverbial whistle, we've got astounding music from the likes of CHAI, Belle and Sebastian, Harry Nilsson, Obed Ngobeni & The Kurhula Sisters, Miya Folick, and They Might Be Giants!!!!
Thursday April 30th 2020
Revel in our reviews of Love Is Blind and #TigerKing, cast your minds way back to #BobMortimer's Croc-Botherer, learn exactly why #HaroldLloyd's clock hanging in Safety Last was particularly impressive and discover what Nancy Dewe Mathews and Alison Dennison were making at the height of lockdown. Celebrate the 100th anniversary of #GloriaSwanson's Why Change Your Wife?, 90 years of #LaurelandHardy's Below Zero, plus 50 years of #Airport and the Bollywood crime caper #TheTrain. Wash it all down with gallons of great music - The B-52's, Angie McMahon, Lulu Official, Rosetta Hightower, Little Richard and The Monkees.
Thursday April 2nd 2020
Discover why Dr John Snow was the hero of the pump, mull over our thoughts on Disney's now still-to-come Mulan, delve into why 1995 was all about sky-diving movies, hear how we thought we'd be dealing with self-isolation and chuckle along with us as we babble nonsensically and get down with your bad selves as we play some solid tunes!! Music from the likes of Barbara Lynn, Ronnie Spector, Neil Young, They Might Be Giants, Julie Discoll and Llayaraaja!
Wednesday February 26th 2020
We discuss Portrait of a Lady on Fire, The Invisible Man Film and Color Out of Space. Amazing music from Screaming Jay Hawkins, Elastica, Wanda Jackson, They Might Be Giants, Vivaldi and Asha Bhosle!
Wednesday January 29th 2020
Get the low-down on what's up with Uncut Gems, The Personal History of David Copperfield, Queen & Slim, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, and the bonkers Parasite, plus we speed past other upcoming releases, highlight some amazing cinematic anniversaries and focus on all the hubbub of flippin awards season! Music from Miya Folick, Megan Thee Stallion LaVern Baker, Leftfield, Cher, Fanny, Harry Belafonte AND MORE!!
Wednesday January 1st 2020
We risk life and limb to review the decade in film, PLUS STAR WARZ, plus Little Women, plus JoJo Rabbit and so flippin' much more!!!! We also manage to squeeze in reviews of the latest releases, random buffoonery, dart-based hi-jinks and astounding music from the likes of Miya Folick, Sparks, Norma Tanega Ashabhosle and more!!