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Bringing you the very best music across the board - We are not limited to genre, the only rule is that the music is good. NOT play-listed and never will be.


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Bringing you the very best music across the board - We are not limited to genre, the only rule is that the music is good. NOT play-listed and never will be.




Loud and Proud with Dan Turpin 23/02.2024

A new day and a new time slot for Loud and Proud in our first Friday three hour marathon. The usual mix of irreverent chat and banging tunes. Dan chats to Sam Adams about Winter Pride and our Sam phones in with news of her return after her surgery. Dan also introduces a new feature: Chart Toppers Through Time. Texas Hold 'Em - Beyonce Missing - Everything But The Girl Do Your Thing - Basement Jaxx Lovers In A Former Life - Calvin Harris and Rag N Boneman Blindfold - Bombay Bicycle Club ft Liz Lawrence Training Season - Dua Lipa Chart Toppers Through Time Mambo Italiano - Rosemary Clooney and the Mellomen These Boots Were Made For Walking - Nancy Sinatra December, 1963 (Oh What A Night) - Frankie Valli and the Four Season I Know Him So Well - Elaine Page & Barbara Dickson Think Twice - Celine Dion All The Things She Said - Tatu Somebody That I Used Know - Gotye & Kimbra Drivers Licence - Olivia Rodrigo Left Outside Alone - Anastasia Candy - Cameo Genie In A Bottle - Christina Aguilera Never Knew Love Like This Before - Stephanie Mills I'm Every Woman - Chaka Khan About Damn Time (The Purple Disco Machine Remix) - Lizzo Best Thing That Ever Happened To Be - Gladys Knight and the Pips Stupid Cupid - Connie Francis Sinner - The Last Dinner Party Mark's Seven Inch Mix Giving Up Giving In - The Three Degrees Shake Your Body (Down To The Ground) - The Jacksons Dance With You - Carrie Lucas Let Me Down Easy - Rare Pleasure I Need You Lovin' - Teena Marie Dance Yourself Dizzy - Liquid Gold Lady Marmalade - Labelle Love To Love You Baby - Donna Summer Gone Gone Gone - Johnny Mathis Body Moving - Eliza Rose & Calvin Harris Whatever - Kygo & Ava Max ABC (The Wild Remix) - The Wild & GAYLE Now That We've Found Love - Heavy D & the Boyz Hold On I'm Coming - Book & Ndi O It's Alright (The Guvnor Mix) - East 17


SONIC ASYLUM - Ship Full of Bombs Session#128 - 22-02-2024

SONIC ASYLUM - Ship Full of Bombs Session#128 - 22-02-2024 Chrome - Chromosome Damage II Scanner feat. Allen Ginsberg - Elegy for Neal Cassady Chrome - The City Of Dead Stars ARTIFACTS & URANIUM WITH MITSURU TABATA - Kinetic Flux Soft Hearted Scientists - Sea Anemone Song ARTIFACTS & URANIUM WITH MITSURU TABATA - My Dark Places Empty House - Bones Of The Golden Loom Moon Goose - Geese in a Dinghy Empty House - Jerusalem Road Chela - Worship Chino Burga - @2926 Moon Goose - Shisha Shanti (alt. version) Soft Hearted Scientists - The Things We Make Hope + Vert:x - the madness of being ARTIFACTS & URANIUM WITH MITSURU TABATA - The Mind Alchemist Hope + Vert:x - normal reaction / abnormal action Chrome - Waiting For The Sun, Waiting For The Moon Soft Hearted Scientists - Lost Mariners Empty House - Ramen Roll


Junkshop Jukebox #109: The Junkshop Jukebox can’t see the Wood for the Trees (20/02/2024)

Intro: One More Night – Can 1. Enchanted Forest – Mohawk & the Rednecks (2:09) 2. Ska in Vienna Woods – Skatalites (2:41) 3. Forest of Black – The Dirty Filthy Mud (3:01) 4. In the Meadow – The Deep Dark Woods (3:44) 5. Babes in the Wood – Bob & Ron Copper (2:05) 6. Babes in the Wood – Bo Diddley (2:11) 7. Just Like a Dog (Barking Up The Wrong Tree – Willie Mae Thornton (2:47) 8. Werente Serigne – Orchestra Baobab (6:46) 9. Tree Smoke – Kikagaku Moyo (6:37) 10. The Almond Tree – Hannah Peel (3:16) 11. The Green Groves of Erin / The Flowers of Red Hill – Bothy Band (2:59) 12. It’s Raining – The Treetops (3:10) 13. Tree Top Tall Papa – Ida Cox (2:21) 14. Redwood Tree – Van Morrison (3:05) 15. The Trees They Do Grow High – Pentangle (3:48) 16. The Flower Tree – Daniel Bachman (5:01) 17. All the Trees of the Field will Clap Their Hands – Sufjan Stevens (4:14) 18. The Woods So Wild – William Byrd, Bream (2:07) 19. Tree Song – Xylouris White (7:23) 20. The Forest Awakes – David Byrne & St Vincent (4:51) 21. The Jasmin Tree – Modern Jazz Quartet (5:13) 22. Cherry Tree Carol – Shirley & Dolly Collins (2:44) 23. Ombra Mai Fu – Handel, Lowrey/Voices of Music (3:23) 24. Quasi Cedrus – Acantus (4:15) 25. Der Lindenbaum – Schubert, Fischer-Dieskau/Brendel (4:38) 26. Sally Free and Easy – Trees (10:08) 27. Fruit Tree – Nick Drake (4:45) Outro: Pogles Walk – Vernon Elliott Ensemble


Iron Horse Long Tape Sessions- Episode 2

It's time again to get yourself sat down with something tasty, something like a weighted blanket or 6 and prepare yourself for something resembling music as we get into the second Episode of long play, experimental and abstract music. Track Listings Rosetta- Sower of Wind in full YOB- In Our Blood Meshuggah- Elastic The Pirate Ship Quintet- Emitter The Evpatoria Report- Taijin Kyofusho Kate Carr- Underwire - Confluence - The Darkness of River beds Pallbearer- Silver wings


SFOB Sunday Session from The Craftsman 18th Feb 2024

The Craftsman DJs take over a Sunday Session featuring three DJs sets and some mellow afternoon vibes with Ross Freese, Keith Limburn & Owen Hill - mellow electronica & dance, acid jazz, jazz funk, blue-eyed soul, rare groove and soulful house. Broadcast live from The Craftsman in the heart of the Hamlet Quarter!


Sunday Jazz Lounge with Doug Kaye 18/02/2024

The studio may be different but the quality of the music stays the same. Doug plays the very best in jazz and blues. Amyable – Curtis Amy & Dupree Bolton The Pusher – Nina Simone Son Of A Preacher Man – Nancy Wilson Sister Sadie – Horace Silver Twisted – Wardell Gray Undecided – Chick Webb Orchestra ft Ella Fitzgerald Rhumboogie – Will Bradbury Cheese Cake – Dexter Gordon It’s Rainin’ – Lou Ann Barton Chiclette Com Banana – Tania Maria Red Cherries – Floyd Dixon Baby Lee – John Lee Hooker It’s Murder – Lil Hardin Armstrong Empty Bed Blues – Josh White Wild About My Loving – Jim Kweskin Jug Band High Heeled Sneakers – Blue Mitchell Summertime – Bill Evans Fine And Mellow – Etta Jones Do Nothing Til You Hear From Me – Billie Holiday If I Should Lose You – Vi Redd Tune Up – Sonny Rollins What Is This Thing Called Love – Cannonball Adderley Quintet I’m Just Wild About Harry – Eubie Blake I Love Being Here With You – Peggy Lee


Harbour Bazaar : I Am An Elephant Now

Harbour Bazaar : I Am An Elephant Now – 17/02/2024 from 7.30pm Davey Hal & Steven Hastings choosing two albums to compare and contrast ‘Elephant’ by The White Stripes and ‘I Am A Bird Now’ by Anohni & The Johnsons then choosing tracks, influences and inspirations plus a track from Davey’s magnificently titled duo Davey Hal & The Big Bow Wow, a nod to the recently departed Wayne Kramer and Damo Suzuki plus news of exclusive music for SFOB subscribers. PLAYLIST Devil Train – The Ramblers Kick Out The Jams – The MC5 Drifting – Davey Hal & The Big Bow Wow Black Math – The White Striped There’s No Home For You Here – The White Stripes Death Letter Blues – Son House Hope There’s Someone - Anohni & The Johnsons Wall Of Eyes – The Smile Little Acorns – The White Stripes Blind – Hercules & The Love Affair In The Cold Cold Night – The White Stripes Going To A Town – Rufus Wainwright feat Anohni Ball & Biscuit – The White Stripes Today I Am A Boy - Anohni & The Johnsons I’m So Green – CAN Grinnin’ In Your Face – Son House Links Music & News from Davey Hal Davey Hal & The Big Bow Wow Support Ship Full Of Bombs Thames Delta Independent Radio If you would like to support the station and are in a position to do so then please pledge only what you can genuinely afford at Please like and subscribe from wherever you stream your music and podcasts. Thank you from The Harbour Bazaar


DIGGIN'...with Si Cheeba : Feb 16th 2024

DIGGIN’ Feb 16th 2024 - Ship Full of Bombs 01) Intro 02) Quiet Fire - ROY HAYNES 03) Street Ends - ERROL PARKER 04) He Who Kills With One Leap - THE SORCERERS 05) Seasons In My Mind (Patchworks Version) - YELLOWTAIL Feat MARK MURPHY 06) Who Will Save The World - ANTHONY JOSEPH 07) Inspector Jones - GENIUS 08) Black Bats & Poles - FRANCESCO SOTGIU 09) African Flute - NINETY 10) Mister Funk - MIGUEL DE DEUS 11) Zozoio Como E Que E - CELIA 12) Quem Vem La - EDGAR & OSTAIS 13) Si Dame Tu Amor - CAFE 14) Baila Chibiquibam - NICO GOMEZ 15) D-R-Y - JIMMY CASTOR 16) New York Streets Pt 1 - CHEEBA LATIN ALL STARS 17) I Got You (Vocal) 0 CHEEBA’S PRESTIGE ALL STARS 18) 747 To Rio - ARIEL 19) Thema Maboneng - ABACOTHOZI 20) The Street Is Family - ATA LIBRARY ARCHIVES 21) Oromo Moon - THE SORCERERS 22) Eschua Ma Funk - THE HIGHTOWER SET 23) Skit 24) Peace Of Mind - LONNIE SMITH 25) Do You Believe - WEBSTER LEWIS ************


Antigen Internet Radio - Episode #38 - The English Disease

What is wrong with seaside people? Why do Brexit rebels love Spartans? And who needs art, when you have turnips? Jason defends the philistines of Suffolk against the theatre-peddling menace of Judi Dench and Stewart Lee. He plunges the bowl to flush out the PopCon movement and investigates their claim that Britain is full of secret Conservatives. Plus Fox in the dock and Farage on the hunt. Track listing:


The Craftsman DJs Takeover -No 7 14/02/2024

The Craftsman DJs takeover Ship Full Of Bombs! 6 x DJ sets performed live at The Craftsman deep in the heart of the Hamlet Quarter! Michael Ian J_Movement Keith KC JamesAC Open Decks session every Wednesday at The Craftsman hosted by Ross & Martin. 8pm til Midnight. Free Entry so come down & support the DJs! The Craftsman 151 Hamlet Court Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 7EW, United Kingdom


The Tuppenny Bunters Special - New Single T-Time Launch

Delighted to be joined in the studio by Dave & Fi of TUPPENNY BUNTERS sharing news, tracks, and gig dates for 2024 plus a snippet of their new single T TIME! T TIME hits Youtube at 7.30Pm on Monday 19th Feb and Tuppenny Bunters are going to do a short set from 7.00pm, so settle in and watch us bang out some tunes from the comfort of the settee! Get over and register at and hit stream at 7pm on the 19th Featured during the chat with Steven Hastings of Harbour Bazaar are Bunters tracks ‘The Valet’, ‘Clobber Cloak’ and ‘Stop It Down’ from the album The Tuppenny Hangover For news, contact, tour dates, merch, music and more on Tuppenny Bunters visit: Follow Tuppenny Bunters at: Facebook Instagram YouTube


Back To Tracks Ep2 Ross Freese

Guest this month choosing their five influential tracks is Ross Freese - DJ/Promoter & host of the Open Decks DJ sessions happening weekly at The Craftsman, Westcliff On Sea. PLAYLIST Paninaro - Pet Shop Boys Evolution - Metropolis (Sasha Piano Dub Mix) Trip II The Moon (Part 2) - Asan Circles - Adam F Weird Fishes- Radiohead Open Decks session every Wednesday at The Craftsman hosted by Ross & Martin. 8pm til Midnight. Free Entry so come down & support the DJs! The Craftsman 151 Hamlet Court Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 7EW, United Kingdom


1200 Degrees/1200 Twelves with DJD

Another trip to Sydney with DJD. For the first hour we have Dee burning up the 1210's with some incredible mixing and then for the second hour we have a mix from Spindy from Germany.


Podrophenia : ART with guests Andy Downs & Stacie Smith - 09/02/2024

Paint along with Podrophenia: it's an evening of mixed mediums as Andy Downes and Stacie Smith join us the studio tonight for an art themed show. Piley and Mondo will be pitching in from a playlist of tunes collecting together art students, colours and graphic design including the brand new Billy Reeves single, chat, Podro puns and more. PLAYLIST Not If You Were The Last Junkie On Earth – Dandy Warhols Mayor Of Simpleton – XTC Photograph – Ringo Starr Angel Eyes – Roxy Music Soap Box – Billy Reeves Alt Pop – Lady Ga Ga The Art Of Parties – Japan You’re Gonna Miss Me – Howling Black Soul Bully Boys – Eight Rounds Rapid Pencil Skirt – PULP Inbetweenies – Ian Dury & The Blockheads Picture Of Matchstick Men – Status Quo Pump Up the Volume – M.A.R.R.S Jackie & Wilson – Hozier Sunny Afternoon – The Kinks Lydia the Tattooed Lady – The Marx Brothers Mona Lisa – Nat King Cole LINKS For gallery, information and contacts for Andy Downes including Southend Portrait Artist Of The Year 2024


Box Of Delights Ep 118 02/06/2024 with Mark Lancaster and Mark Falzon

Live from the Westcliff studio Mark is joined by his good mate and fellow founding member of The Sevens Syndicate Mark Falzon (a.k.a. MarkFunk45) Skyscrapers – Deodato Smells Like Teen Spirit – Blue Mode Shakey Jakey – Takumi Black Nation Love Somebody – Thomas and Taylor I Want Your Love – Major Harris Neptune – Congress I’m Tired Of Being Alone – Patrice Rushen Sunbath – Joyce Hurley Before You Know It – Marlena Shaw Watching You – Joanne Gardner Love Is The Key – Learoy Green On Target – The Jones Girls You’re A Winner – Leroy Hutson Do It, Do It – Rose Royce Happiness Is Just Around The Corner – The Main Ingredient Stay The Night – Billy Ocean Saturday Night – David Morris Got To Give My Love – L.J. Reynolds So Tem Lugar Pra Voce – Aquarius Don’t Go – Tania Maria I Can’t Help It – Judy Roberts Falling In Love – Surface I Know You Will – Logg Barely Breaking Even - Universal Robot Band ft Patrick Adams Tropical Love – Angela Bofill Sneaky – Dianne Reeves


The Craftsman DJs Takeover - No 6 31/01/2024

The Craftsman DJs takeover Ship Full Of Bombs! Wednesday 31st Jan 2024 6 x DJ sets performed live at The Craftsman! Michael Ian Ross Smokey Joe Jake Pink Open Decks session every Wednesday at The Craftsman hosted by Ross & Martin. 8pm til Midnight. Free Entry so come down & support the DJs! The Craftsman 151 Hamlet Court Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 7EW, United Kingdom Contacts for PINK Instagram- Tiktok - Soundcloud - Bookings -

Duration:04:06:40 ep.9 (feat. The Tumbledryer Babies live in session)

Playlist: Monday 29th January 1) William Doyle – Now In Motion 2) The Umbrellas – Gone 3) Dancer – Passionate Sunday 4) Torrey – No Matter How 5) Astrel K – Darkness At Noon 6) Orchard – Freedom! 7) Poppy H – Big blue c TWO 8) Dragged Up – Missing Person 9) Dragged Up – Machine Person The Tumbledryer Babies – LIVE SESSION 10) Lyndhurst – Clay Tablet 11) Masal – Black Beads 12) Les Ailes – Comedown 13) Ryann Gonsalves – Burrowing 14) Cindy – Saw It All 15) Mythical Motors – Court Of The Beekeeper 16) Red Pants – Quiet Eyes 17) The Reds, Pinks & Purples – Your Worst Song Is Your Greatest Hit 18) Tony Jay – Talking In My Sleep 19) Goodbye Wudaokou – Neon Lies 20) Zenxith – The Girl Who Lives Upside Down 21) Lightheaded – Moments Notice (Demo) 22) The Gabys – Molly 23) The Passage – Horseplay 24) Prince Far I – Stop The War


Junkshop Jukebox #108: A largely lamentable selection of recently unearthed vinyl curiosities (23/01/2024)

Intro: One More Night – Can 1. Quand tu es là – Sylvie Vartan (1:59) 2. Waking Up – Elastica! (3:16) 3. Drumbeat for Baby – Weekend (3:00) 4. Ton Meilleur Ami – Françoise Hardy (2:12) 5. The Birds of the Air – The Ambassadors of Sorrow (2:56) 6. Steamboat Man Blues – Clara Smith (3:05) 7. Rail Band – Orchestre Rail-Band de Bamako (6:28) 8. Retour à l‘Envoyeur, on s’en fout des Jaloux – T.P. Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou-Benin (16:35) 9. 2000 Miles – Nancy Wallace (3:28) 10. McCrimmon’s Lament – Martin Simpson (4:03) 11. Amours ou Trop Tard me suis pris / Lamento de Tristan – Amina Alaoui, with Henri Agnel & Bijan Chemirani (8:00) 12. Epirotica Mirologi – Alexis Zoumbas (4:13) 13. Lonnie’s Lament – John Coltrane Quartet (11:45) 14. Offertorium from Requiem – Ockeghem, Wickham/The Clerks Group (8:15) 15. Lamento – Antonio Carlos Jobim (2:40) 16. Goodbye Pork Pie Hat – Charles Mingus (4:48) 17. Dom’s Lament – Bardo Pond (6:44) 18. Requiem for John Hurt – John Fahey (5:05) 19. Déploration sur la Mort de Johannes Ockeghem – Josquin Des Prez, Visse/Ensemble Clément Janequin (5:54) 20 Niel Gow’s Lament for the Death of his Second Wife – Alasdair Fraser & Paul Machlis (4:21) Outro: Pogles Walk – Vernon Elliott Ensemble


Iron Horse Ep 35

While we are getting the new office and studio to a standard, enjoy an archive recorded episode from 2022, still with some of the best tunes around, still with the best radio hosting in the room at that time in that timezone and still with all the tracks listed as we go. enjoy


DIGGIN' ...with Si Cheeba: Jan 19th 2024

DIGGIN’ ..with Si Cheeba First Broadcast 19th January 2024 01) Intro 02) Miss Riverside - SONNY STITT 03) Duke & Trane - HEIKKI SARMANTO 04) Mayafra Blue Waltz - MAYAFRA COMBO 05) Sambamadhu - SPLASH 06) Cold Duck Time - LES McCANN & EDDIE HARRIS 07) Bucket O’ Grease - LES McCANN 08) Harlem Buck Dance Strut - LES McCANN 09) Uncle Joe - JAMES KNIGHT & THE BUTLERS 10) Ain’t That Funky Enough - GOLD 11) Skit 12) Psycodelica - REMINISCENCE QUARTET 13) Words Of Love (Jazzanova Mix) - SOUL BOSSA TRIO 14) Big J’Aime - MO’ HORIZONS 15) La Jarumba - BWANA 16) Angels Of Mercy - LA CLAVE 17) New York Streets Pt.1 - CHEEBA’S LATIN BROS 18) Set Your Soul Free (Boogaloo Lessons 5) - CHEEBA’s LATIN BROS 19) I Got You (Vocal version) - CHEEBA’S PRESTIGE ALL STARS 20) Holy Muneca - EL CHAVO 21) Shakey Jake - TAKUMI MORIYA BLACK NATION 22) Moth - THE SORCERERS 23) To The Moon ! - GHOST FUNK ORCHESTRA *************