Here’s a Mixcloud link to this week’s tunes & chat from the John Peel/V&A Museum featured 90s zine and 6Music plugged blog turned radio show (via repeater-radio.com)

It featured our top 20 tunes from 2021 including “songs for ewe” picked by the artistes behind our joint number ones:

Martin Bramah (Blue Orchids)
Ajay Saggar (University Challenged)

the full top 20 below this link, but we also kicked off with a brand new Christmas tune from Jane & John (who wrote the theme toon, sung the theme toon from the Velvet Sheep radio show), a new one by Laetitia Sadier (Stereolab) and the latest improv opus by John Dwyer (Oh Sees) and friends…

Here’s the countdown of our fav tunes of the year:
20 CTMF – Where The Purple Iris Grows
19 Cub Scout Bowling Pins – Everybody Loves A Baboon
18 King Champion Sounds (w. Gerry Love) – I’m In Between Two Worlds
17 Kid Congo & The Pink Monkey Birds – (Are You) Ready, Freddy?
16 James Johnston / Steve Gullick – Seven Seas
15 Daniel Avery – Hazel and Gold
14 Nick Cave & Warren Ellis – Hand of God
13 Cathal Coughlan – Song of Co Aklan
12 Tindersticks – A Man Needs A Maid
11 Rose City Band – Silver Roses
10 Thalia Zedek Band – Binoculars
9 Flock of Dimes – Price of Blue
8 Anna B Savage – Dead Pursuits
7 Chris Brokaw – I Can’t Sleep
6 Band of Holy Joy – This Is The Festival Scene
5 The Catenary Wires – Mirrorball
4 David Lance Callahan – She’s The King of My Life
3 Lou Barlow – Reason To Live
2 Swansea Sound – I Sold My Soul on EBay
=1 University Challenged – Choppers Over Negril
=1 Blue Orchids – Deeper Than Sin