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A twice a week (Monday and Thursday mornings just so you know) 20 episode series of super short podcasts looking at the incredible people, whacky sports, bizarre events and crazy happenings that have happened in the last 128 years of the Olympic Games. The shows start from 1896 in Athens and the super strange 100m Freestyle for Greek Navy Sailors all the way through to the Breakdancing that will happen in Paris 2024. In between, we will look at the cheats, the mad sports, the deleted events, ...
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Afterparty…Netlabel Day 2024 Part 4…… with tracks by… Fish & Chix, Chris DeBry & Alice Holmes, Gerry Joe Weise, Eko Fisk, Superfreak, Gaucho Viento, Tiro, Captive Portal, Curtis Bay, Subset, Bunshi, Slowerpace ??, Lorenzo’s Music, Louis Lingg And The Bombs, Fields Ohio, Viktor Van River, Demonic Sweaters, Ahrien Fish & Chix – Non Mi Amo [Strato Dis…
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Our last part of an amazing journey. In this final part we look at what is to come - the new sports, what Paris is offering and where the Olympic movement will go from here. This is the final part of a 20 part short nugget series charting the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boycotts, doping and so much more that have happened in the…
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DogDad…Netlabel Day 2024 Part 3… with tracks by… Louis Lingg And The Bombs , Mayan Steppas, Antzoni Rubio, Tlackdub Conway Hambone, Floating Mind, Jazzaria, Nihilore, Tha Silent Partner, Silicon Transmitter, Upadek 66, Bunshi, elAstrum, Thousand Yard Prayer Louis Lingg And The Bombs – Nomad Spirit [Blocsonic] Mayan Steppas – Zion Attack feat. Antzo…
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Arabian Flames…Netlabel Day 2024 Part 2… with tracks by… Made Of Clay, Biez Kaviru, Beth Quist, Magasound, Nicorus, Globular, Gooth, Bobby Marleni, Manila Ice, Guska, Weedical Dub, Morillo, Finnoh Made Of Clay – Arabian Ghosts [Jamendo] Biez Kaviru – Eteela [Jamendo] [Kamba Music] Beth Quist – Burning Bridges [Magnatune] Magasound – Planuo Uranium …
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The Olympics - every four years featuring the best of the best athletes from all round the world. Or is it? Well. Not really. The Olympics all too often aren't every four years or with all the planet's athletes. How, why, what, who, when? This is the last but one of a 20 part short nugget series charting the strange and fascinating people, sports, …
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Magic Drum…Netlabel Day 2024 Part 1… with tracks by… Sun+Dead, Mizuoka Hana, Einschiss, Clemens Acidus, Secret Archives of the Vatican, Los Inconvenientes, Mental Health Consumer, Anemoia, Mr Hoosteen and Chello, Blackmod, Kadum, Piva, Abreu, Y-Dra, Gerry Joe Weise Sun+Dead – Magic Drum [Poli5] Mizuoka Hana – Someone’s Music [Lost Frog] Einschiss –…
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Cycling sounds so....normal. But the events in the Games have been incredible, boring, weird and kooky. Here we look everything from the 12 hour nonstop dull but arduous event through to the blind tandem. This is a 20 part series that coincides with the run up to Paris 2024. This series charts the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boy…
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It was meant to be a Games that had all sorts of sports that pushed an athlete to the nth degree. Yet some just seemed to be designed by a nasty bored PE teacher - like my old one at school - Mr Thompson. Here are just some of those he would have taught at school and which had, or has, featured in the Olympics. A twice weekly series of podcasts in …
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High On Chocolate… with tracks by… One Blood, A Softer Hell, Wu.D’Sound, Jodie, Khoe Wa, Le Faune Stepper, The Tuts, Injham, Bliz Nochi, DJ Shamen, Jim Thompson, Mike Devious, Mitrinique, Liz Cirelli, Arky Starch, Michy B, David Corleone, Ekorce, Grandfather Gold, Claudien One Blood – Reach Out [Explorations In Dub] A Softer Hell – If Lost [Bandcam…
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The founders wanted the events to be amateur only with anyone being paid for being professional being banned or DQ'd. Yet now only one sport in the Games is not professional. How did we get here? Why did we get here? This episode delves into this change of heart. Part 16 of a 20 part short nugget series charting the strange and fascinating people, …
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The first couple of Games astonishingly featured golf, tennis and cricket. For decades after though they never featured again. Yet, like a Hollywood zombie, all three sports are now back in the modern day Olympics. Here we look at how they originally featured, why they were removed and how they are allowed to return. A twice weekly 20 part short nu…
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Smash… with tracks by…0rionnn, Blackie Blue Bird, Bakû, Ramiya, Sharon Tate, Rebel Control, Curious Inversions, Neon Egypt, Various Artists, Various Artists, Various Artists, Mr Ponx, Zabaa, Nature of Wires, Machina X, Grandfather Gold 0rionnn – Childhood Memories [Lost Frog] Blackie Blue Bird – Flying too close to the ground [Anemos Promotions] Ba…
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Golds for Town Planning? For Poetry? For Painting, Sculpture, Music? Surely not. Here we look at the numerous Olympics where these featured, some of the best of the entrants and what caused their eventual demise. A twice a week (Monday and Thursday) 20 episode podcast series charting the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boycotts, dop…
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Who were the youngest to take part and who were the oldest? How do these incredible sports people fit into the ideals and stereotypes of the Olympics? This is a twice weekly 20 part short nugget series charting the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boycotts, doping and so much more that have happened in the Olympic Games since 1896. E…
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the-bug-club acid-mothers-temple getdown-services Head In The Trees… with tracks by…Deka Sul, The Polish Ambassador, Les Dead Boobs, Getdown Services, Sunshine Variety Club, In Dub we Trust, Lucas Romagnoli, Sander Wilder, Mango Cult, Miniman x Ksanti (feat. Suzanne Belaubre), Cyesm, Reggaddiction + D.M. + Mirian Katrib, The Bug Club, Acid Mothers …
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The Para, Parallel or Paraplegic Olympics. How they started, how they merged with the Olympics themselves and the fab world of Goalball. New episodes every Sunday and Thursday for you to enjoy/ We look at the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boycotts, doping and so much more that have happened in the Olympic Games since 1896. Each ep…
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Cheats. Every sport and almost every part of life sees people who chance their arm. This episode looks at those who chanced their arms, legs and right buttock - and got caught doing so. And they are just hard to believe.... Every Sunday and Thursday we bring a new episode. We chart the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boycotts, dopin…
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king-lagoon’s-flying-swordfish-dance-band king-lagoon’s-flying-swordfish-aroma-fairy ellis-d snayx kottu codger-clithers-and-grumbler loupe opal-mag looking-glass-alice plantoid snake-eyes kawa Agents of Fortune … The Great Escape 2024 (Part 2)…with tracks by…Loupe , Kottu , Plantoid , Opal Mag , Nusantara Beat , Snake Eyes , Frozemode , Snayx , Ki…
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Today we look at the sore losers - there are those who compete. And there are those who just cannot take being second best. There are some shockers! This is a twice weekly series bringing you the weirdest things that happened in the Olympics over the years. We chart the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boycotts, doping and so much mo…
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We finish looking at the A-Z of crazy sports that featured in the Paris 1900 bonkers Games. The next 11 mins and 04 seconds look at the butchery of the live Pigeon Shooting through to the myth(?) of Poodle Grooming. This is a twice weekly podcast series in the runup to Paris and the Olympic Games We explore the strange and fascinating people, sport…
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sahra-halgan the-bouys gut-health fez hutch full-flower-moon-band baby-said mark-davyd-and-toni-coe-brooker codger-and-clithers PCP#843… Agents Of Change… The Great Escape 2024 (Part 1)… with tracks and conversation from… The Bouys, Mark Davyd, Gut Health, Toni Coe-Brooker, Fez, Hutch, Sahra Halgan, Angelica Garcia, Full Flower Moon Band, Baby Said…
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Another delve into the A-Z of crazy sports that featured in the Paris 1900 bonkers Games. This next 10 mins and 10 seconds look at Motorboating to Pigeon Racing. This is a twice weekly series in the run up to Paris 2024. We look at the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boycotts, doping and so much more that have happened in the Olympi…
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We meander into look at next of the A-Z of crazy sports that featured in the Paris 1900 bonkers Games. The next 7 mins and 49 seconds look everything from Cannon Shooting to Firefighting. This is a twice a week podcast that will chart the Games before the start of the 2024 Paris Games. We chart the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, bo…
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Long ,Long Ago… The Great Escape 2007…with tracks by… Zach Raizman, SaReGaMa, Of God And Science, Ecart LeSon, Popup, The Den Collective, The Brown Hornets, The Winston Giles Orchestra, The Cribs, Reverend and The Makers, Jeso, Sentinel, Les Breastfeeders, Sunburn In Cyprus, Vatican DC, Kaptain Bigg Fabulous, by Zach Raizman. Winnipeg, Manitoba, Ca…
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We start to look at the A-Z of crazy sports that featured in the Paris 1900 bonkers Games. The next 9 mins and 40 seconds look at Angling through to Croquet. A twice weekly podcast in the run up to the Paris 2024 Games. We chart the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boycotts, doping and so much more that have happened in the Olympic G…
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Paris - 1900. The first real Games. And what a Games it was. Almost six months of some of the most bizarre sports ever conceived. This is the first of five episodes looking at this absolutely bonkers Olympic Games. The countdown to Paris 2024 Olympic Games is on us. This is the fifth of a 20 part short nugget series charting the strange and fascina…
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school-disco dhidalah Astral Planes… with tracks by…Mdou Moctar, Arky Starch, Akusmatic, School Disco, Lines of Silence, Dhidalah, Ricard Destin, Daniel Neitz, Milo Korbenski, Present Paradox, Bjørn Felle, elAstrum, The Black Shakes Mdou Moctar – Funeral For Justice [Bandcamp] Arky Starch – Only Jah Knows (feat Omar Perry & David Corleone) Akusmati…
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This episode looks at the very first winners for Team GB in the Olympics and how, these two individuals, were not as red, white and blue as they first may seem. This is the fourth of a 20 part short nugget series charting the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boycotts, doping and so much more that have happened in the Olympic Games si…
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This episode looks at the 1896 marathon in Marathon, how the marathon came about, why it ended up at 26.2 miles, the amazing winner and the cheeky cheat. It is just weeks now until the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. This is the third of a 20 part short nugget series charting the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boycotts, doping and so muc…
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This episode looks at that very first Olympics in Athens in 1896, how it came about and some of the bizarre events and people that took part. It is just weeks now until the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. This is the second of a 20 part short nugget series charting the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boycotts, doping and so much more that…
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This episode looks at why you should listen and some of the secret stories surrounding the London 2012 games. It is just weeks now until the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. This is the first of a twice weekly 20 part short nugget series charting the strange and fascinating people, sports, cheats, boycotts, doping and so much more that have happened in th…
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karma-sheen elephant-stone Slowest In The Fast Lane… with tracks by…Mike Devious, Pale Strangers, Elephant Stone, Gdansk81, Roman Angelo, LowTRAMON, Psychiceyeclix & Caecus Animi, Evan Hatfield, Karma Sheen, Knife Feelings, Manwel T, Olcay Bayir, Ula Stosio, Rempit Goddess, Sascha Müller Mike Devious – Let’s Go! [Underground Dance Music] Pale Stran…
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oldfield-youth-club house-of-all The Long Night Of The Broken Strings…with tracks by…Vaimler, Oldfield Youth Club, Kandee, Pattern Industries, Beatstar, The Exact Opposite, Subnode, Guido Percich, ALKA, Pablo Ugarti, Jahvisst, San Francisco Music Club, House Of All, Evan Hatfield, Peter Daniel, Ramino Galas Vaimler – Voronoi [Digital Distortions] O…
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moon-idle leibniz really-big-really-clever opal mag the-wytches hutch mindframe Homegrown Festival 2024…with tracks by…Mindframe, Everyday Saints, Really Big Really Clever, Trip Westerns, Maximilian, Moon Idle, Hutch, Leibniz, Glasshouse Red Spider Mite, Currls, Canned Pineapple, Hypsoline, Ellis-D, The Wytches, Gaffa Tape Sandy, CLT DRP, Ideal Liv…
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xoa dime Complex Waves……with tracks by…Louis Lingg And The Bombs, Acqua Ultra, Pátí na svete, Dime, Xoa, Bob Vylan, Triple Echo, Koti & Thee Immigrants, Yemen Blues, Jambuka, Synthetic Sinergy, Six Umbrellas, Optonika, Venez OG, Louis Lingg And The Bombs – They Stole The Rave [BlocSonic] Acqua Ultra – Hypno Tronic Machine [Speedsound] Pátí na svete…
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Manspreading Lesbian Robot Killers……with tracks by…Louis Lingg and the Bombs, No Salgas Con Robots!, Pretlak veku, Pat H, Pigmaliaio, Interdimensional Warlock, Soundealer, Double Park, Georgia Wonder, The Subtheory featuring Pet Twin, Midnight Driver, Hollows, The Polish Ambassador, Slowerpace 音楽, Subset Louis Lingg and the Bombs – Manspreading On …
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n’famady-kouyate adwaith greenness fruity-water Aros Wrth y Môr……with tracks by…Adwaith, Ari Joshua, Delvon Lamarr, Skerik, Grant Schroff, Greenness, Getdown Services, Nikadimus Experience, Roots Raid, Cookah, Likkle Ferguson, Sam Beer, N’Famady Kouyaté, Milo Korbenski, Fruity Water, Morillo, The Dude with the Oud, Octavia Freud & The Weird Sisters…
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flamingods kottu tian-qiyi+jah-wobble-and-the-invaders-of-the-heart Azure……with tracks by…Leg Puppy 2.0, Mohammed Syfkhan, Kottu, Tian Qiyi, Head Sound, Tangerinecat, Pornophonique, Creve Nuit, Juan Deminicis, Julian Rodriguez, Kurup & Afrogame, Paul Arendt , Poon, Flamingods, Anderdog Leg Puppy 2.0 – Artists getting away with bullshit feat LVA [Yo…
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zo-lief sababa-5 karma-sheen Haunted……with tracks by…Human Interest, Karma Sheen, Pale Strangers, Eaters, Myrkur, Strawflower, Main$treaM, Sababa 5, Med Dred, Dub Caravan, English Teacher, Bonnethead, Sub Foundation, Duderonomy, Scott Nice, Wychbury, Zo Lief Human Interest – Mixing Paint [Bandcamp] Karma Sheen – Bageshree [Bandcamp] Pale Strangers …
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O. (The Band) slift servo Making Waves……with tracks by…O (The Band), Servo, The Utopians, Ellie Walker & The Folly, Fields Ohio, Eux Autres, Verticals, Slift, Munay Ki Dub, CC Temple, Miki Berenyi Trio, Tourmaline Hum, Silent Forum, Otava Yo, The Polish Ambassador O (The Band) – Slice [YouTube] Servo – Day And Night Monsters [Bandcamp] The Utopians…
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babys-beserk patchyman Freeriding……with tracks by…Yin Yin, Conjunto Guantanamo, Fukoshima Dolphin, Baby’s Beserk, Pachyman, Marie Lalá, Bridges and Powerlines, Ejuku, Jason Ntaro Anshu Sound, Sholto, Mohammad Syfkhan, Learn to Surf, Kastis Torrau, Arnas D, Terje Saether, HS204, Slowerpace Yin Yin – Tokyo Disko [Bandcamp] Conjunto Guantanamo – Guita…
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the-clockworks cusp Stolen Time……with tracks by…Void-r, Stoneface Priest, Scott Nice, Plantoid, NPK, Green TNT, Amaryoni, Nakeru, Beat Syndrome, MxBK, Tensive Line, Namatjira, Mz Sunday Luv, Cusp, The Clockworks, Patchyman, Can Void-r – Gestohlene Zeit [Submit Records] Stoneface Priest – The Plan [Jamendo] Scott Nice – Yee Holla [Jumpsuit Records] …
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ghost-woman newdad black-market-karma karma-sheen arthur-j-reptilian Don’t Ask, Elmo……with tracks by…Toxic Chicken, Ancient Astronauts & Otim Alphaw, Brazen Rule, Midas Fall, Black Market Karma, H2S04, Newdad, Libra, Secret Archives of the Vatican, Karma Sheen, Ghostwoman, Virtual Jasper, The Bandulus, Arthur J Reptilian, Roots Raid, Marina P, Deka…
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polly-from-acid-box eliza-skelton psychadelia alison-kraus hutch running-order aircooled-1 fujika-and-miyaki-2 fujika-and-miyaki-1 aircooled-2 samara plantoid Lewes Psych Fest 2024……with tracks by…Off Judy, Linden Pomeroy, Daisy Rickman, Sharon Kraus, Samana, Plantoid, Eliza Skelton, Hutch, Aircooled, Fujiya & Miyagi, Pamphlets , Box-On, Lars Behre…
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Things Unspoken……with tracks by…January Sixteen, Diversion Voice, Sudden Reverb, Aejix, Demonic Sweaters, Mystic Braves, 7 Shot Screamers, Anarco, ASI-3, Dhoko Orchestra & Sons of Manji, Harrison Downes, Bunshi, P.B.R., Big Red x Ondubground, Samurai January Sixteen – Here For You [Muso Soup] Diversion Voice – Feeling Of Snow [Clinical Archives] Su…
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Electronic Witchcraft……with tracks by…Learn to Surf, Dub Spencer, Trance Hill, Owl Trackers, DJ Houseunke, Electronic Witchcraft, Brynovsky, Birdhouse, Nest Egg, Gore Tech, Dreckig, Rogo & Jan Faix, Mighty Pete, Unidentified Body Rhythm, 9VoltDisaster, Natural Magic Learn to Surf – Coming Good [Muso Soup] Dub Spencer & Trance Hill – Trance Plane (O…
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Intensity……with tracks by…Sound Liberation Di.J. Quartet, Mohijahkan, Tom Sine, Vietnam II, DJ Sep, Khalifa, Squire of Gothos, Manu Chao, Birdman Cult, The Polish Ambassador, Wink, D-Omen, The Durians, Berba BT, Roots Raid, Merina P, Mental Health Consumer, Lifecutter Sound Liberation Di.J. Quartet – Density Intensity Mohijahkan – Ma riviere [Vatic…
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The Best of 2023……with tracks by…Tukisigure, Dirty Laces, Pusta Przestrzen, Chafouin, Arabia Saudade, Deadletter, Hotel Art, Portron Portron Lopez, Genn, Ryan Richardson, Panic Shack, The Dirt, The Tin Turtles, Dust, Ókindarhjarta, Dr Peel, Deka Sul, The Polish Ambassador, Bantu ft Akua Naru, Goat, Pepino Pascual, Mark Wonder, SaQi, Bon Enfant, L’E…
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Derya Yıldırım and Grup Şimşek Goat currls gitkin canned-pineapple yumi-and-the-weather gift gasper-nali hutch girl-and-girl breanna-barbara liz-ikamba W.I.T.C.H. trip-westerns milo-korbenski cat-ryan Jananese Television Later 2023 with Pete Cogle….with tracks by… Currls, Derya Yildirim and Grup Simsek, Breanna Barbara, Hutch, Gasper Nali, Milo Kor…
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stanford-family-band acid-box honk the-black-tamborines electric-cowboy-club ellis-d vieira-and-the-silvers trip-westerns 10 Years of Acid Box……with tracks by…The Black Tambourines, Rebel Control, Ellis D, The Durians, Vieira and The Silvers, Lilac Complex, Electric Cowboy Club, The Morning After Girls, The Carrier Wave, Ryan Richardson, Honk, Trip…
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