Counting The Beat ABC



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Playlist:
3Ds - Sing Song, Swarthy Songs For Swabs (Flying Nun)
25 Cents - The Witch (Flying Nun)
Androids - Auckland Tonight (Velvet Tigers)
Alpaca Brothers - The Lie, Legless (Flying Nun)
Bailter Space - Splat, Wammo (Matador)
The Beths - Future Me Hates Me, Future Me Hates Me (Flying Nun)
Darcy Clay - Jolene, Jesus I Was Evil (Grim Tale)
Cyclops - Simpleton (Feel Good All Over)
Dead C - Bitcher, The Whitehouse (Siltbreeze)
Doublehappys - Needles And Plastic, Cut It Out (Flying Nun)
David Eggleton - Bingo, Wrap Up (Partisan)
Exploding Budgies - Sunflower, The Grotesque Singers (Flying Nun)
Fatal Jelly Space - Miseriah, Hole (Flying Nun)
Features - City Scenes, Perfect (Propellor)
Gordons - Adults 7 Children, Future Shock (Flying Nun)
GhostClub - Cool Air, Ghostclubbing (Hausmusik)
Humphreys & Keen - Eyes Of A Blue Dog, The Overflow (Sweet Pea Records)
Herco Pilots - Essential Services, It’s Bigger Than Both Us (Propellor
Instigators - Hope She’s Alright, It’s Bigger Than Both Of Us (Propellor)
Idiot Prayer - Black Black Eyes, Falconer (Monkey Killer Records)
Jakob - Amasae, Erfo (Crawlspace)
The Johnnies - Who Killed Johnny (JohnArchy Records)
King Loser - Troubled Land (Flying Nun)
David Kilgour - Diamond Mine, Left By Soft (12XU)
Low Profile - Elephunkin’, Elephunkin’ (Flamewave)
Look Blue Go Purple - Hiawatha, LBGPEP2 (Flying Nun)

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Counting The Beat Best Ofs Retrospective



Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/CTB160219.mp3

Playlist:
2012
Gaytime - Do You Think I'm Ugly, In Their Prime (1-12 Records)
Sharpie Crows - Hebrew vs Key, Nostalgia Kills (Flying Nun)
Daniel Boobyer - Shake Your Dirty Chain, Time Killed The Clock (Tasman Records)
The Puddle - Tender Validation, Secret Holiday/Victory Blues (Fishrider Records)
Pumice - Covered In Spiders, Puny (Soft Abuse)
Sarah Mary Chadwick - Knots Unwind, Eating For Two (Bedroom Sucks Records)
2013
Two Wolves - An Unaccounted Death, The Roar and Peal Of Distant Thunder (self released)
X-Ray Fiends - Big Black Spider, X-Ray Fiends (Sound Recordings)
The Conjurors - We Could Be So Now, The Six Trials Of Hercules (Sound Recordings)
Sam Hamilton - Future Generations Will Thank Us For The Roads We Never Built, Integrifolia (self released)
2014
Nick Raven - Love, Love And Lomography (Custome Made Music)
French For Rabbits - Spirits, Spirits (Lefse)
Vorn - Flint And Tinder (Zelle)
Kerretta - Kawea Tatou Ki Nga Hiwi, Pirohia (Golden Antenna)
Mice on Stilts - Tuatara Lawn, An Ocean Held Me (Allgood Absolute Alternative Records)
Eye - Electrical Storm, Winterwork (Nyali Recordings)
2015
Shifting Sands - Making It Through, Cosmic Radio Station (Fishrider)
Robert Scott - Lights Are Low, Green House (Flying Nun)
Girls Pissing On Girls Pissing - Rainbow Islands, Scrying In Infirmary Architecture (Muzai Records)
Jackal - I Cannot Go, Sparkle (self released)
The Coolies - Shut Us Out, Kaka (Feeding Tube Records)
Greenfog - McNugget, Bruce Farm (self released)
2016
Roy Irwin - Metal Breath, S.O.D.A. (1:12 Records)

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Counting The Beat Jan 2019




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Playlist:
Labretta Suede & The Motel 6 - Gary Glitter, Dirty & Dumb (self released)
Salmonella Dub - Loletta, 25 years Vinyl Boxset (Self released)
Jed Parsons  -Get Lost, Midnight Feast (self released)
Harry Lyons - To The Sea, To The Sea (Norm Records)
Superturtle - Student Flat Reunion, Student Flat Reunion (Sarang Bang Records)
Snapper - Lock & Load, Celia Mancini Tapes (Leap Decade Records)
Negative Nancies - G.O.S.T., You Do You (CocoMuse)
Dog Power - Come Back To Paris, Dog Power (Flying Nun)
Builders - Nil Nil, Cut (Zelle)
Don McGlashan - Come back To Me, Lucky Stars (self released)
Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Hanoi 2, IC-01 Hanoi (Jagjaguwar)
Dimmer - Powercord, I Believe You Are A Star (Columbia)
Avantdale Bowling Club - Afternoon Tea, Avantdale Bowling Club (Young Gifted & Broke)
Orchestra Of Spheres - Chimes, Mirror (Fire Records)
Unsanitary Napkin - State Psychopathy, Orgasmic Capitalism (Always Never Fun)
Bloodbags - Elder Statesman, Sinister Deeds (Spacecase Records)
Kerretta - From Elbow To Claw, Excisens (Golden Antenna)
Shallow Grave - Master Of Cruelty, Threshold Between Worlds (Sludeglord)
Arc Of Ascent - Black Seed, Arc Of Ascent / Zone 6 Split (HeadSpin)
Shallow Grave - The Horrendous Abyss, Threshold Between Worlds (Sludeglord)
Surly - 4Q 510-511, Trip to Warsaw (Polish Juke)
Holly Arrowsmith - A View From Above, A Dawn I Remember (Zenith Records)
Maxine Funke - Right Scene Wall, Silk (Feeding Tube Records)

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B-sides: Bad Politics



B-sides is an occasional series where I explore the oddities, obscurities and obsessions of my New Zealand vinyl collection. In Bad Politics I focus on records that feature, or are about, NZ politicians.

Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/CTBsides-Bad-Politics.mp3

Playlist:
Dead C - Bad Politics
Schreuder and Wilson - Hey Mr Lange
Gerry Otimi And The Inventors School - Kia Kaha David Lange
Ebony - Big Norm
Brendan Dougan, Gray Bartlett & Friends - The Ballad Of Robbie Muldoon
The Knobz - Culture
Danny Faye - My Way (Rob Muldoon)
Danny Faye - My Way (Bill Rowling)
Marilyn Waring - Walking Class Hero
Bushfire & Mike Moore - Taumaranui
Bunny Walters - To Be Free
National - We're Keeping Our Word
Dawn & Buck Williams - Tribute To Sir Joh
Unsanitary Napkin - KeyHole
Shortlived - Pyrotechnic Parliament
Darren Watson - National Guy
A Record Of it - Political Novelties

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Kiwi Vinyl Video - Top Picks of 2018

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Counting The Beat: Best of 2018



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Playlist:
The Beths - Whatever, Future Me Hates Me (Carpark)
Hex - Runes/Ruins, The Hill Temple (self released)
Dimmer - Seed, I Believe You Are A Star (Columbia)
The Chills - Snowbound, Snow Bound (Fire)
Bad Sav - Labradoodle, Bad Sav (Fishrider)
Celia Mancini - The Yellow and Purple Dress, The Celia Mancini Tapes (Leap Decade)
Vincent H.L. - Snacks, Weird Days (1:12 Records)
Marlon Williams - Nobody Gets What They Want Anymore, Make Way For Love (Caroline)
Stefan Neville & Greg Malcolm - Banish Misfortune, A Nuance (Feeding Tube Records)
Dystopia - Living For Summer, Rough Art Of The Spiritual (Monkey Killer)
Carb On Carb - It’s Been A Rough Year, For Ages (Black Wire Records)
Sandra Bell - Long Time, Net (Drawing Room Records)
Delaney Davidson - What Am I Doing Wrong?, Shining Day (Glass Records)
Nocturnal Projections - Another Year, Complete Studio Recordings (Dais)
Hallelujah Picassos - Voices Of One (1:12 Records)
Psyrok - Space Blues, One Point Blank (self released)
Unitone HiFi - Unitone HiFi, Wickedness Increased (self released)
Shifting Sands - Zoe (Fishrider)
Bloody Hell - 1991, My Boss Ross (Spik & Span )
Negative Nancies - The Dogs, You Do You (CocoMuse)
Roy Montgomery - Landfill, Suffuse (Grapefruit)
Mali Mali - Rememberances, Azimuth (Zenith)
Emily Fairlight - Body Below, Mother Of Gloom (self released)
Superette - Saskatchewan, Tiger (Flying Nun)
Sarah Mary Chadwick - It’s Never OK, Sugar Still Melts In The Rain (Rice Is Nice)
Rhian Sheehan - Between Us And the Dying Starlight, A Quiet Divide (Loop)

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Wishing You A Merry Kiwi Vinyl Christmas



Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/CTB-Christmas-2018.mp3

Playlist: 
The Beths - Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas (Carpark Records, 2018)
Julie Nelson - Stick Beak (Kiwi, 1962)
Nick Nicholson and the Neketini Brass - Good King Wencesclas (His Masters Voice, 1968)
John Hore & Paul Walden - Gonna Ring Santa In The Morning (Joe Brown, 1967)
Jodi Vaughan - Christmas In New Zealand (Festival, 1990)
The Z men featuring Dorothy McKegg - The Little Red Snowman (Kiwi, 1961)
Leslie Andrews - Merry Christmas You Suckers (Ozark, 1965)
Pataka Maori Choir - Whakarongo Ki Te Tangi (Kiwi)

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