Don’t Lets Chart 114 – Chekhov’s Chicken

Download it here! It’s a five-alarm all out listener takeover episode as Ben and Phil hand the whole show over to you for questions, guest charts and comments, alongside special appearances by our friends at Round The Archives and Tim Worthington off of the Guardian. Plus: how we met and our earliest collaborations, eggs byContinue reading “Don’t Lets Chart 114 – Chekhov’s Chicken”

Madness In Mega City One

Due to Rebellion’s rather wonderful range of summer specials based on the old Fleetway / IPC back catalogue, I’m rediscovering my love for all things comic, not least 2000AD, a comic it took my younger mind a long time to get into the spirit of, especially when compared to the slightly more sedate sausage-snaffling andContinue reading “Madness In Mega City One”

Don’t Lets Chart 113 – Crime Alert!

Download it here! Or “Congratulations! It’s A Knife!” Put yer hands up and drop the off-brand “Avengerists” action figure! Detectives Ben Baker and Phil Catterall are on the lookout for terrible toys from the past, street messers and sex type people doing naughty kissing and that. Why? Well, it’s summat to do between “Columbo” repeats,Continue reading “Don’t Lets Chart 113 – Crime Alert!”

Don’t Lets Chart 112 – The Answer Is Quavers

Download it here. Sunday, Sunday here again and…wait, we dont upload our new episodes on Sundays, do we? Aaahhhh, but we do. Presenting our mildly irrelevant move to Sundays for the forseeable future. In this week’s episode, Ben Baker and Phil Catterall attempt to provide the complete Lord’s Day experience from morning papers to theContinue reading “Don’t Lets Chart 112 – The Answer Is Quavers”

Play The Hits

I was a big Foo Fighters fan back in the day, specifically the nineties, where their first three records – “Foo Fighters”, “The Colour And The Shape” and “There Is Nothing Left To Lose” – were very important to my teenaged constantly-priapic bum-fluff life. They combined straight forward pop rock with elements of metal, lotsContinue reading “Play The Hits”

Don’t Lets Chart 111 – What Night Is Space Bins?

Hello space fans and fellow mutants everywhere to the latest podcast from ‘Moon’ Ben Baker and Phil “G-Balls” Catterall! In this one: sub-par superheroes, Royal Variety rave ups and stuff shot into space (but not necessarily stayed there…) Plus: the majesty of Les Dawson, hero Bottle Opener makes his debut, American puppets, we find outContinue reading “Don’t Lets Chart 111 – What Night Is Space Bins?”

Don’t Lets Chart 110 – Trying To Swallow A Former Member of Bananarama

We all know what its like. You record a smash hit song but accidentally mention a brand name leading to a ban from the BBC so you have to fly 6,000 miles across the Atlantic to record two words then fly back again. To celebrate Ray Davies from the Kinks‘ marathon jaunt for a minorContinue reading “Don’t Lets Chart 110 – Trying To Swallow A Former Member of Bananarama”