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Next show – PEPPERMINT IGUANA RADIO # 107 – WINTER SOLSTICE PARTY

DSC_0040On 22nd December we celebrate the fact that we have passed the winter solstice and the nights are getting shorter. We will be in full on party mode for our last Peppermint Iguana Radio show of the year.

Join us for fun, frolics and a festivities, from 8pm on Tuesday 22nd December. Go to www.dapperfm.co.uk and follow the listen live link

Big shout to our sponsors, Rhondda Cynon Taff UNISON, remember, Santa is for Christmas, but UNISON is for life.

Peppermint Iguana Radio # 106 – listen again

DSC_0267Listen again to our second show highlighting some of the best releases from the class of 2015, first broadcast on 8th December 2015 on community radio station www.dapperfm.co.uk

Peppermint Iguana Radio Show # 106 the class of 2015 by Peppermintiguanaradio on Mixcloud

Play list

1. Start as you mean to get down: SUNS OF THUNDER
2. Death by pitchforks: BY RANDOM HAND
3. Turn it off: BY DEAN AND GENE
4. Crack up: BY SEX GANG CHILDREN
5. War games: BY THE DFEKTERS
6. Churchill: BY AOS3
7. False hope: BY LAURA MANNING
8. You aint such a much: BY BLANCHE THOMAS
9. Hear the trumpets sound: BY COSMO
10. You’re not gagging me: BY THE HURRIERS
11. You don’t want me no more: BY MAJOR LANCE
12. Self doubt: BY DODGY
13. Socialism utopian and scientific: BY THEE FACTION
14. Cinderella: BY SCUM OF TOYTOWN
15. Guns of Brixton dub: BY THE CLASH
16. Papas got a brand new pug bag: BY PIG BAG
17. Space dust: BY COMMANDER BOOM
18. Dark energy: BY THE MEMBRANES
19. Magic bus: BY THE WHO
20. Concrete jungle: BY BOB MARLEY AND THE WAILERS
21. Double d cups: BY DUB THE EARTH
22. Your hole is my only goal: BY PHAT BOLLARD
23. Why don’t you do right: BY MARK MURPHY
24. Earth dies screaming dub: BY UB40
25. Hell of a day: BY SECTION 4
26. Butterfly garden: BY OZRIC TENTACLES
27. Love lies limp: BY ATV
28. Midnight cowboy: BY JAH WOBBLE

In case you missed our first of our ‘class of 2015’ shows, here it be, you lucky bleeders.

Peppermint Iguana Radio # 105 by Peppermintiguanaradio on Mixcloud

Play list

1. What’s going on: BY MARVIN GAYE
2. Mr Terrorist: BY JOSEPH COTTON
3. Sucker for the witch: BY CLUTCH
4. No justice: BY SKINDRED
5. Medicine show: BY BIG AUDIO DYNAMITE
6. Donkey: BY WONK UNIT
7. Sputnik remix: BY PUBLIC SERVICE BROADCASTING
8. Smell of Elvis: BY THE SICK LIVERS
9. Where’s captain kirk: BY SPIZZ ENERGY
10. Day of the dog: BY THEATRE OF HATE
11. Our streets; BY THE UNDERCOVER HIPPY
12. Blood of our youth: BY ONE EYED GOD
13. Ganja smoking: BY EEK A MOUSE
14. Crazy: BY ESQUERITA
15. Mansplaining: BY THE WIMMINS INSTITUE
16. See no, hear no, speak no: BY REGIME
17. Hercules: BY AARON NEVILLE
18. Fortune teller: BY ROBERT PLANT AND ALISON KRAUS
19. Pulse four: BY THE MOONLOONIES
20. Used to be a punk: BY THE SPORADICS
21. Be gone: BY THE BLUES BUSTERS
22. Call me; BY SOME SOUL DUDE
23. Seven nation army: BY SCOTT BRADLEE
24. Nature of the beast: BY NUKE ON ROUTE
25. The boy with the Arab strap: BY BELLE AND SEBASTIAN
26. Priestess: BY PUMAROSA
27. Light my fire mash up: BY STEPTOE AND THE DOORS
28. The craeft worker: BY SENDELICA

NEXT SHOW – TUESDAY 22ND DECEMBER 2015 AT 8PM

 

PEPPERMINT IGUANA RADIO # 105 – LISTEN AGAIN

cropped-DSC_004031.jpgAs we roll relentlessly towards the end of the year, Clint’s play list for show # 105 featured 14 of the best tracks released in 2015.

Listen again by going to the mixcloud widget thingy below

Peppermint Iguana Radio # 105 by Peppermintiguanaradio on Mixcloud

1. What’s going on: BY MARVIN GAYE
2. Mr Terrorist: BY JOSEPH COTTON
3. Sucker for the witch: BY CLUTCH
4. No justice: BY SKINDRED
5. Medicine show: BY BIG AUDIO DYNAMITE
6. Donkey: BY WONK UNIT
7. Sputnik remix: BY PUBLIC SERVICE BROADCASTING
8. Smell of Elvis: BY THE SICK LIVERS
9. Where’s captain kirk: BY SPIZZ ENERGY
10. Day of the dog: BY THEATRE OF HATE
11. Our streets; BY THE UNDERCOVER HIPPY
12. Blood of our youth: BY ONE EYED GOD
13. Ganja smoking: BY EEK A MOUSE
14. Crazy: BY ESQUERITA
15. Mansplaining: BY THE WIMMINS INSTITUE
16. See no, hear no, speak no: BY REGIME
17. Hercules: BY AARON NEVILLE
18. Fortune teller: BY ROBERT PLANT AND ALISON KRAUS
19. Pulse four: BY THE MOONLOONIES
20. Used to be a punk: BY THE SPORADICS
21. Be gone: BY THE BLUES BUSTERS
22. Call me; BY SOME SOUL DUDE
23. Seven nation army: BY SCOTT BRADLEE
24. Nature of the beast: BY NUKE ON ROUTE
25. The boy with the Arab strap: BY BELLE AND SEBASTIAN
26. Priestess: BY PUMAROSA
27. Light my fire mash up: BY STEPTOE AND THE DOORS
28. The craeft worker: BY SENDELICA

First broadcast on 24th November 2015 on www.dapperfm.co.uk

For othwr shows, go to our cloudcast page

big hugs to our sponsors, Rhondda Cynon Taff UNISON, the union for public sector groovers.

PEPPERMINT IGUANA RADIO # 105 – COMIN’ AT YA TUESDAY 24TH NOVEMBER

DSC_0267Well, there is no avoiding it, we are hurtling towards the end of the year. So Clint will be concentrating his mind for the next few shows on the best of the music released in 2015. Too early to be looking at a best of the year? Well, maybe, but hey, there have been some fantastic new releases this year.

So over the next few shows expect the likes of AOS3, Moonloonies, One Eyed God, Cosmo, The Membranes, Clutch, Public Service Broadcasting, Sendelica, Nuke on Route, Scum of Toytown, Pretty Vicious and many more to make it onto Clint’s play lists.

No doubt John will also be reflecting on the last year and the new-old releases he has got his mitts on at various record fairs, boot sales and independent record stores.

To hear the next show, log on to www.dapperfm.co.uk from 8pm on Tuesday 24th November. You can also interact with us via facebook by going to the show’s event page.

As usual, big up our sponsors, Rhondda Cynon Taff UNISON, the union for public sector groovers.

PEPPERMINT IGUANA RADIO # 104 – LISTEN AGAIN

Turntables And Vinyl

Hot new releases, classic hidden gems, plugs for up and coming gigs – bitching like a pair of fishwives— it all be here

Those that missed it, thoses that caught it and want to listen again, those that thought they were tuning in half an hour early but were actaully an hour and a half late — you can all listen to it again at your pleasure.

Peppermint Iguana Radio Show # 104 – 10/11/15 by Peppermintiguanaradio on Mixcloud

PLAY LIST

1. Goodbye Toulouse: BY THE STRANGLERS
2. Blues hand me down: BY VINTAGE TROUBLE
3. Freedom to rock: BY CHIEFS OF RELIEF
4. Bodies: BY THE SEX PISTOLS
5. Circus maximus dub: BY DUBMATIX
6. Solitary confinement: BY THE MEMBERS
7. Chalice in the palace: BY U ROY
8. British justice: BY PROPAGANDA AND INFORMATION NETWORK
9. Like a lion: BY SUICIDE BID
10. Noah’s farce: BY INNER TERRESTRIALS
11. Rolling stone: BY BOB MARLEY
12. Got nobody to love: BY TERRY TIMMONS
13. Friendly fire: BY AOS3
14. I hope you hate it: BY DUGMUS
15. The hunter: BY SLAVES
16. Rant: BY THE BLEEDING NOSES
17. Cabinet of millionaires: BY CABINET OF MILLIONAIRES
18. Riverwise: BY RADICAL DANCE FACTION
19. Too late to turn back now: BY ALTON ELLIS
20. White man in Hammersmith Palais: BY THE CLASH
21. No man no right: BY SONIC BOOM SIX
22. Do the right thing: BY LEATHERFACE
23. You’ve been cheating: BY THE IMPRESSIONS
24. Shake your body girl: BY LARRY WILLIAMS
25. Tonypandy riots: LANDSCAPE
26. All BMW drivers are aresholes: BY 100000 BODYBAGS
27. I’ve been loving you too long: BY TINDERSTICKS
28. Punk rock is going to die: BY THE FRENCH

First broadcast on www.dapperfm.co.uk on Tuesday 10th November 2015

High fives all ’round to our sponsors, Rhondda Cynon Taff UNISON, the union for public sector groovers.

PEPPERMINT IGUANA RADIO # 104 – 10TH NOVEMBER 2015

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Next PEPPERMINT IGUANA RADIO SHOW – Tuesday 10th November from 8pm

Well, it might be our 104th show, but The Artist Formerly Known as Ginger John has been absent without leave a few times since we first hit the air. There was the time he had the gastric band fitted, the time he wanted to catch up with the live East Enders, the time he was washing his hair and the time he was doing the thing we promised to never talk about in public. So – anyway – he is going to be celebrating his 100th radio show this week, bless him. His play list will include some of his favourite tunes that he has played when he can be bothered to turn up, including Alton Elis, The Clash, Chiefs of Relief, The Impressions and the Slaves.

Clint, meanwhile, has spent the last week protesting at the abuse of lions and tigers near Bargoed (no, they are not normally fund in Bargoed, it was a travelling circus). So he will have a number of lion/tiger/circus themed tracks to fit alongside his usual mix of new releases and previews of forthcoming gigs. Expect The Members, AOS3, Dugmus, Cabinet of Millionaires and Radical Dance Faction to make it through to his final list.

Tune in via www.dapperfm.co.uk from 8pm o’clock on Tuesday 10th November.

As usual, big up to our sponsors, Rhondda Cynon Taff UNISON, the union for public sector groovers.

Peppermint Iguana Radio # 103 – a farewell to Mark – listen again

Mark Humpries, equally at home playing to huge crowds on stage, or simply busking and making Cardiff city centre a nicer place to visit
Mark Humpries, equally at home playing to huge crowds on stage, or simply busking and making Cardiff city centre a nicer place to visit

Our most recent radio show was a mixture of elation and deep sadness. We celebrate the welsh football team qualifying for their first major tournament since 1958, mark the arrival of new albums by Cosmo and Killing Joke and look forward to the knees up that will mark the 20th and 25th anniversaries of Tarantism and AOS3 respectively.

However, we also say goodbye to Mark Humpries, who has sadly gone on to the great gig in the sky since our last show. Many will remember him playing with bands like Pod, Dooffer and Cakehole Presley. Many more will have seen him simply busking around the Hayes area of Cardiff, casually putting all other buskers to shame with his abundance of talent, making the most complicated of things look simple.

Expect Mark to pop up throughout the show.

Listen to the show below

PEPPERMINT IGUANA RADIO SHOW # 103 – a farewell to Mark by Peppermintiguanaradio on Mixcloud

Play list for show
1. Bloody Revolutions: BY CRASS
2. Screwed up: BY MENACE
3. Spiritual Embryo: BY POD
4. Meibyon y ddraig: BY SUCKAFISH
5. Spirit of the bliss: BY DOOFER
6. Natty dread: BY DELROY AND TRINITY
7. Let the good times roll: BY CHRIS PHILLIPS
8. Euphoria: BY KILLING JOKE
9. The hop: BY THEATRE OF HATE
10. Tracing paper: BY THE STONE FOUNDATION
11. Knock it on the head: BY TARANTISM
12. Jah war: BY RUTS DC
13. Johanesburg: BY GIL SCOTT HERON
14. Covered in candy: BY CAKEHOLE PRESLEY
15. These streets are ours: BY COSMO
16. SchNews: BY THE SPORADICS
17. Here comes the judge: BY PETER TOSH
18. Whipper snapper: BY LAVERNE BAKER
19. Seventy seven: BY AOS3
20. Abstract reality: BY LACERTILLIA
21. Anti-fascist fascist: BY THE TOFU LOVE FROGS
22. If you’re nice to me: BY FUNKEE AND THE TWO TONE BABY
23. All the young dudes: BY MOTT THE HOOPLE
24. True meaning of dub: BY THE MAD PROFESSOR
25. Tavira girl: BY MARK HUMPHRIES
26. Party time: BY THE HEPTONES
27. Naked in the rain pure trance mix: BY BLUE PEARL

Show first broadcast on community radio station www.dapperfm.co.uk on Tuesday 27th October 2015

Show sponsored by Rhondda Cynon Taff UNISON, the union for public sector groovers.

PEPPERMINT IGUANA RADIO # 101 – TUESDAY 6TH OCTOBER

Due to our next scheduled show clashing with Wales playing Andora, we will be hosting a live show on 6th October.

Soccer - 2014 FIFA World Cup - Qualifier - Group A - Wales v Scotland - Cardiff City Stadium

Expect a Balkan connection. Expect some football related stuff. Expect the usual unexpected stuff.

Tune in to www.dapperfm.co.uk from 8pm till 10pm (UK time) on Tuesday 6th October.

As usual, a big shout out to our sponsors, Rhondda Cynon Taff UNISON, the union for public sector groovers.

If things come together properly we will record it and rebroadcast it on our scheduled day of 13th October.

Now then – anyone got any reccomendations of some Bosnian music?

NEXT IGUANA RADIO SHOW – 29TH SEPTEMBER 2015

Our next radio show will be broadcast between 8pm and 10:30pm(ish) GMT on 29th September 2015 – on Dapper FM. It will be a ‘We Shall Overcome’ Special.

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The We Shall Overcome Weekend, takes place over the weekend of 2nd 3rd and 4th of October 2015. There will be cultural events happening all over the UK to both to simply celebrate our culture and to shout from the roof tops that we are opposed to austerity.

Never ones to miss out on a rebellious knees up, Peppermint Iguana Radio will be showcasing some of the bands playing up and down the country on our next show on 29th September. Continue reading NEXT IGUANA RADIO SHOW – 29TH SEPTEMBER 2015

LISTEN AGAIN TO PEPPERMINT IGUANA RADIO SHOW 100 (15/09/15)

Here be a link to listen again to our 100th Radio Show . There are a few celebratory toons, along side a preview of some of the bands playing Something Else in the Dean Festival 2015 and a tribute to the late Bryn Merrick, bas player with Victimize, The Damned and The Shamones, who sadly passed away on 12th September.

Peppermint Iguana Radio Show # 100 – 15/09/15 – the 100 club festival show by Peppermintiguanaradio on Mixcloud

The play list was as follows

1. Push through the silence: BY LOVE BAZZAR
2. One hundred days and one hundred nights: BY SHARON JONES AND THE DAP KINGS
3. One love: BY BOB MARLEY AND THE WAILERS
4. Psychotic reaction: BY THE COUNT FIVE
5. Re do: BY MODERN BASEBALL
6. Out with the dogs: BY THE SICK LIVERS
7. Ninety nine: BY SLAVES
8. What have we got: BY SHAM SIXTY NINE
9. Pogo dancing: BY CHRIS SPEDDING AND THE VIBRATORS
10. Ambition : BY SUBWAY SECT
11. Love potion number nine: BY THE CLOVERS
12. Two sevens clash: BY CULTURE
13. Nasty: BY THE DAMNED
14. Where did the money go: BY VICTIMIZE
15. Ninety six tears : BY BIG MAYBELLE
16. Ninety six degrees in the shade: BY THIRD WORLD
17. TV: BY INNER TERRESTRIALS
18. Harthouse reels: BY TARANTISM
19. Your number is my number: BY NINE NINE NINE
20. PC nineteen eighty four: CRISIS
21. Impossible: BY SPANNER
22. Broken Britain: BY THE SPORADICS
23. I’ve got a date: BY ALTON ELLIS
24. One in a million: BY MAXIME BROWN
25. Alcohol kiss: BY TRAMPOLINE
26. Dr benway: BY HEADJAM
27. Away from the numbers: BY THE JAM
28. Things are getting better: BY TWENTY FIFTH OF MAY

You can listen to other recent shows by going to our mix cloud page.

We would like to thank all those that have supported us over the last 100 shows, particularly the crew at www.dapperfm.co.uk and our sponsors, Rhondda Cynon Taff UNISON, the union for public sector groovers.

Peppermint Iguana Radio Show 100 – 15th September 2015

DSC_0271Our next show, on 15th September 2015 marks our 100th outing on the Radio (well, it does for Clint, John has been truant a few times so will have to catch up). Expect a few celebratory tunes, with our usual unexpected twist.

Because this is show 100, john is opting for songs and bands with numbers in them, like Sham 69, 25th May, Love Potion number 9 etc. Continue reading Peppermint Iguana Radio Show 100 – 15th September 2015

Listen again to 1st September Radio Show

Our most recent radio show was broadcast live from outer Penywaun, direct to the rest of planet earth on 1st September 2015. The show was based around the line-up of the Velvet Coalmine Festival to be held in Blackwood 1st to 6th September 2015.

Peppermint Iguana Radio Show #99 – Velvet Coalmine 2015 showcase special by Peppermintiguanaradio on Mixcloud

You can listen to it again via our Mixcloud cloudcast above. If it does not inspire you to get ya best moshing trousers on and head to Blackwood, you need to check your pulse.

The play list is below. To find out who else will be landing in the ‘wood go to – www.velvetcoalmine.com – or if you are reading this after September the 6th, in the immortal words of Jim Bowen ‘let’s have a look at what you could have been doing’.

1. Anarchy in the UK: BY THE SEX PISTOLS
2. Rub a dub style: BY RANKING TREVOR
3. Get your goo on: BY HOUDINI DAX
4. Give it to me: BY THE JOHNSTOWN FLOOD
5. Exus trek: BY LUTHER INGRA ORCHESTRA
6. Let’s have a ball: BY CECIL DAVIES
7. Strike it: BY DUB WAR
8. Missiles: BY COMMANDER BOOM
9. Sockets: BY SLAVES
10. Right time: BY THE MIGHTY DIAMONDS
11. Hailey unlikely: BY STEEL LEG V ELECTRIC DREAD
12. Claire voyant: BY PIZZA TRAMP
13. Country song: BY HAPPY MONDAYS
14. Live tonight: BY SLEAFORD MODS
15. Dog scratched ear: BY HENRY’S FUNERAL SHOE
16. Vallium: BY BAD SAM
17. Hook up girl: BY VIV ALBERTINE
18. Rich kids: BY THE RICH KIDS
19. Give youth a chance: BY THE RUTS
20. Repeat (UK): BY THE MANIC STREET PREACHERS
21. Knocked out: BY JIMMY LIGGINS
22. Put my shoes on: BY MARY ANN FISHER
23. Plateau: BY THE MEAT PUPPETS
24. Everything in place: BY THE NOSES
25. His majesty is coming: BY THE IN CROWD.
26. Race for the prize: BY THE FLAMING LIPS
27. Headlights: BY THE UNDIVIDED
28. The end (apocalypse now remix): BY THE DOORS

Next Radio Show: 1st September

velvet coalmineThe next live edition of the Peppermint Iguana Radio Show will be on 1st September and will be a Velvet Coalmine special, featuring many of the bands playing Blackwood’s number one cultural festival.

The festival takes place in various venues throughout Blackwood, South Wales and will feature live music, films, literary stuff and much more.

You can expect our play list to include Dub War, Slaves, Henry’s Funeral Shoe, Commander Boom, The Noses, Meat Puppets, Don Letts and much more.

To listen live log on to TUNE IN from 8pm

The Peppermint Iguana Radio Show is sponsored by Rhondda Cynon Taff UNISON, the union for public sector groovers.