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”

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”

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”

Don’t Lets Chart 109 – No-One Voted For ALF

(right click to download) We’ve taken the bin box time machine back to 1987 again for the second and final part of our entirely listener-voted chart.  Along the way, we pump up the volume, drown some Pound Puppies, chart the rise of Jonathan Ross, make Phil listen to Big Black for the first time, failContinue reading “Don’t Lets Chart 109 – No-One Voted For ALF”

Don’t Lets Chart 108 – McKellen For Robocop

Download it here. Presenting The First Annual 32 Fabulous Years of 1987 Show.  Why? Dont worry about that. Just be dazzled and wowed by the bright colours and flammable materials of the era as Ben and Phil run down the first half of our listener’s selections for the best things of ’87 – thats right,Continue reading “Don’t Lets Chart 108 – McKellen For Robocop”

Don’t Lets Chart 107 – Slimer Stinks Of Onion IDST

Sponsored by Nixon’s Crisps. “The crisps that are crisps”. It was the philosopher Ian Reelbigfish who once sang “Sell out / with me oh yea / sell out / with me tonight”. And never has a truer word been skanked as your hosts Ben Baker and Phil Catterall decide it’s time to cash in onContinue reading “Don’t Lets Chart 107 – Slimer Stinks Of Onion IDST”

Don’t Lets Chart 106 – Rotating Hannigans

It’s a bank holiday special as for the first time Ben and Phil are in the same room to record one of these. We enter “The Meet Zone” (or is that “the Meat Zone”?) for a rundown of what Nottingham has to offer, the strange world of beer naming and our second listener-voted chart asContinue reading “Don’t Lets Chart 106 – Rotating Hannigans”

Don’t Lets Chart 105 – Runaway Puppy Massacre

‘Boogie Legs’ Ben and The All-New Some Biscuits Crew are sure in for a s-s-spooky time when they investigate Old Man Catterall‘s haunted mine to look for the secret hidden treasure of pop culture charts. And as they’ve just run past the same hallway twelve times, it must mean it’s an Animation Special! In today’sContinue reading “Don’t Lets Chart 105 – Runaway Puppy Massacre”