Episode 30: Perfectly Good Podcast – Freaky Love

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2No body asked for it, but we’re giving it to you anyway – it’s *another* episode about love/sex. This time the “freaky” kind – Poggo apologises profusely.

What an exciting thought: hearing about freaky love stories from a bunch of middle aged men. We also manage to play some songs! Featuring live performances of “Is it OK if I Stalk You?”, “Hot Girl in the Comic Shop” and “Rock Eisteddfod”. We also pack in a bunch of segments and discover how deep into the Inception of segments we can delve.

Episode Notes:

00:00 – An unsettling discovery

04:10 – We need to sort out the episode numbering system. Write in if you care!

07:52 – Live performance of Is it OK if I Stalk You? from Open Slather

11:12 – Poggo apologises, but due to his masterful mastering skills it didn’t come out so bad

18:08 – It’s Poggin Hood Mailbag!

21:20 – It’s a segment within a segment: It’s Social Norm!

29:25 – We’re going to ANOTHER LEVEL: It’s Scod Scorner within Social WITHIN Mailbag

31:17 – Future Poggo was super annoyed to discover that past Poggo made this offer

35:08 – Let’s reverse out of this mess…

36:28 – Live performance of Hot Girl in the Comic Shop from Live at Woodford

57:03 – It’s time for Absolut-Yon

1:03:03 – Poggo asks for forgiveness

1:12:33 – Live performance of Rock Eisteddfod from Fegh Maha

1:12:40 – Poggo ain’t putting up with that crap

1:13:18 – A fresh start…

1:21:15 – It’s a new segment: “Tripod’s Age Old Arguments” plus a NEW BUMPER

1:29:00 – We realise it was the wrong theme. We have wasted everyone’s time.

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Episode 29: Perfectly Good Podcast – Nostalgia

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2Tripod like to remember things. They like to remember when times were simpler. They like to remember when they were younger, hungrier and harder working. So why not spend an entire episode reminiscing about the good ol’ days?

In this episode Tripod and Poggo are getting a little nostalgic with live performances of songs like “Squares on a Screen”, “Waiting for the Game to Load” and “Goodbye Little Alarm Clock”.

Episode Notes:

00:00 – The sound is supposed to be Bacta Tanks OK?

04:40 – Check out Poggo’s other podcast Art of the Score

06:30 – Tripod remember the kid next door

14:50 – It’s the return of Yon’s Dirt Couch

19:00 – And that brings us to the end of the new segment “Yonny Is One Step Ahead”

23:00 – Performance of Squares on a Screen from This Gaming Life

30:15 – It’s Gatesy’s Video Corner(?)

38:54 – Live performance of Waiting for the Game to Load from Men of Substance

57:30 – The guys talk nicknames (both online and off)

1:07:02 – Performance of Goodbye Little Alarm Clock from About an Hour of Song-In-An-Hour

1:24:30 – Poggo tries to play them off…. Yonny doesn’t even skip a beat.

1:25:50 – OMG it’s the end. Finally.

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Episode 28: Perfectly Good Podcast – Money

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In this episode the gang talk about one of their favourite topics: Money. What is it? Where do you get it from? How do you then get more of it afterwards?

To help us answer these questions we hear live performances of songs like “Old Money”, “Change a Thing” along with a super-live version of our traditional closing sting “With All My Riches”.

Poggo also gets dragged over the coals by the Senior Leadership of Tripod along with submitting his homework on new lyrics to Aquaman. Did he pass the test? You be the judge…

Episode Notes:

00:00 – Poggo is called into Tripod HQ for a meeting

11:26 – It’s Gatesy’s Social Norm with a NEWLY RECORDED BUMPER

17:42 – What’s the theme? Tweet/Facebook in NOW (P.S Don’t read the name of this post)

18:58 – Live performance of Old Money from Middleborough Road

22:12 – Poggo schools Tripod Classical-styles

24:31 – The piece Tripod sing when in fancy hotels is the opening movement of “Spring” from Vivaldi’s Four Seasons

37:40 – If you play PS4 and ALSO BF1 then get in contact and join “The Tally Hoes”

40:12 – It’s Poggo’s attempt at new lyrics to Aquaman entitled “Poggin Hood”

53:26 – Live performance of Change a Thing from the TV movie Monster Beach

1:11:00 – Live performance of With All My Riches from Men of Substance

 

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Episode 27: Perfectly Good Podcast – Heroes

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In this episode the gang delve into the exciting topic of Heroes – who are they, what do they do, how many times can we say “Hero” to seem on topic, that sort of thing. And what better heroes exist in the Tripod œuvre than the “Ballad of Ronnie” and “Aquaman” – we hear their exploits put to song and then… sung…. live.

We also get a new Season 2 BUMPER for the new Season 2 MAILBAG. Did Poggo nail it?

Yes.

Yes he did.

Episode Notes:

00:00 – We open with a Theatre of the Mind!

03.00 – We’re giving theme points now, so we know who “wins” the podcast… you know, apart from the listener.

20:45 – Live performance of “Ballad of Ronnie” from How to Train an Attack Dog From Scratch

24:22 – Let’s check out ’em sweet backing vocals

32:23 – We talk about our personal heroes

43:45 – Live performance of “Aquaman” from Perfectly Good Songs

48:19: Yon sets Poggo some homework

51:00 – Let the competition for Tripod backing supremacy begin!

1:06:29 – It’s Mailbag with a NEW BUMPER

1:21:30 – Write in and give us your ideas (for free)

 

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Season 2: Perfectly Good Podcast – Political

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In a stunning turn of events, Perfectly Good Podcast has been renewed for a second season. So we’re back on the air with all the usual stuff that kept you mildly entertained whilst getting ready for work in the morning.

In this season opener we choose the theme of politics to get our mind-engines turning over, with live performances of “Suicide Bomber” and “Climate Change” along with a recording of “The Stuffing”.

A BIG THANK YOU to listener Alyssa Johnson for designing (and drawing “Poggo”) in our Season 2 podcast image. We have the best fans.

Episode Notes:

00:48 – We’ve been renewed for Season 2!

08:33 – Poggo has been seeing other podcasts with “Art of the Score”. Check it out: http://www.artofthescore.com.au/

16:45 – Live performance of Suicide Bomber from Songs from Self Saucing

21:40 – It’s Suicide Bomber with backing vocals only. Tripod Karaoke!

41:20 – Live performance of Climate Change from Men of Substance

57:57 – It’s back! Scod Scorner…

1:06:48 – SCOD talks himself out of it this time

1:16:38 – Recording of The Stuffing

1:20:00 – Time for a quick jazz lesson

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Episode 25: Perfectly Good Podcast – Christmas

PrintIt’s our final episode of the year, and what better way to celebrate than to come “full circle” and finish on the topic that we started on – Christmas!

But no Christmas party would be complete without special guests, and this episode has at least one of them. But who?

Featuring live performances of Billy Bragg, The Little Drummer Boy and O Holy Night, this episode promises all sorts of holiday fun a frivolity.

Episode Notes:

03:00 – It’s our special guest Paul McDermott!

25:20 – Live performance of If Billy Bragg from For the Love of God

29:14 – Something happens. We don’t need to discuss it further…

30:40 – An apology

37:07 – It’s a Christmas Future Mailbag

1:04:50 – Live performance of The Little Drummer Boy

1:13:35 – It’s Scod Scorner(?)

1:15:35 – Well that back fired

1:17:22 – It’s Absolut-YON

1:32:02 – Live performance of O Holy Night

1:40:00 – Will we be back in season 2? (yes)

We love to hear from you! Get in touch on Twitter and Facebook, request a song, request a theme or submit your ideas for a bumper. Or, subscribe, rate and comment, we appreciate it greatly! HAPPY HOLIDAYS AND SEE YOU IN 2017.

Episode 24: Perfectly Good Podcast – LIVE

PrintIt’s finally here, the episode we have all been waiting for: Tripod and Poggo LIVE at The Wheeler Centre in Melbourne. To say that this episode is jam-packed would be an understatement.

Featuring bumpers, bumpers and MORE bumpers, LIVE versions of Cyber Bag and Absolut-Yon and a brand new surprise segment that Tripod didn’t even see coming. Oh and we finally remember to sing a song or two… because, you know… Tripod.

Episode Notes:

00:20 – Poggo attempts to dress-down the audience like he does to Tripod before every episode. He receives silence and angry looks.

01:22 – A poorly planned opening skit. But we talk merch!

03:04 – It’s an impromptu Merch Corner! Everything must go!

05:10 – Turns out about half the room had never heard this podcast before. I have no idea what on earth they were thinking the whole time.

08:20 – It’s Gatesy’s Audio Corner – Poggo’s wife was in the crowd and hated every minute

13:38 – It’s the Future Mailbag 3.0 with NEW BUMPER along with a LIVE question from a listener

21:30 – It’s Scod: Scorner!

28:30 – We get to hear Scod and the guys Freestyle Rap… Fo’ Real Yo.

35:52 – And the Outro Bumper for Scod: Scorner. Very classy.

39:28 – Poggo stitches Yon up and then a NEW BUMPER AND SEGMENT

41:10 – Check out Syrinscape one of the coolest apps for adding atmosphere to your board gaming sessions. Poggo recommends it!

42:40 – The Theatre of the Mind Begins!

50:14 – Live performance of I Had To Pay My Debt To The Devil

1:00:06 – Live performance of Key Party

1:04:04 – Is it The End?

1:04:42 – It’s Absolut-Yon time with a LIVE question from a listener

1:11:20 – Poggo gets crushed and cracks it

1:12:45 – Check out Tripod’s Melbourne Christmas Show HERE!

1:14:40 – Poggo was conducting the audience applause like a real wanker

We love to hear from you! Get in touch on Twitter and Facebook, request a song, request a theme or submit your ideas for a bumper. Or, subscribe, rate and comment, we appreciate it greatly!

Ep 23: Perfectly Good Podcast – Songs Cut

PrintHere at Perfectly Good Podcast we hate leaving people out, and if songs were people that’s exactly what happened. Well over 200 people were left out in fact, so this episode we go about shining a light on some of those… people… OK this analogy is falling over now.

We’re doing two songs that aren’t in the book OK?!

But in a shocking twist we also get off track and attempt to find Scod a new segment that he can call his own. Were we successful? You decide…

Episode Notes:

20:06 – It’s Social Norm, back with a NEW BUMPER

26:40 – It’s Scod’s fabled new segment Scod’s Scorner with a NEW BUMPER made by Future Andrew and Future Scod.

38:46 – What’s this? A professional-sounding outro as well?? Yikes!

42:52 – Live performance of “Boobs” from Middleborough Rd with Poggo joining in on his podcast debut!

46:25 – Write in to @tripodactual (on Twitter) or Tripod (on Facebook) if you want to hear a second episode about Sex….  I didn’t think so.

47:36 – It’s Future Mailbag time!

1:18:35 – Live performance of “Blow This Town” from Tripod versus the Dragon

1:27:24 – Scod Edgar presents Yon: Futurist

1:40:37 – And a new outro for Yon: Futurist (presented by Scod)

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Episode 22: Perfectly Good Podcast – Parties

PrintHere’s a question: If there are so many parties going on then why are we never at one? In this week’s episode we explore this very question AND MORE. Poggo tells a sad party story, Tripod sing songs about things and Scod confesses his sins to Father Yon.

Featuring party-loving songs like “Thursday”, “Trying to Impress the Bargirl” and “A Shandy Too Far” along with a new bumper and a new fresh take on what it means to party.

Episode Notes:

00:00 – Yay PAX AUS! If you’ve never been, you should! Check it out HERE!

23:06 – Live performance of Thursday from Men of Substance

34:01 – YESSSSSSsssss! Poggo wins the Battle of the Feet.

41:06 – Live performance of Trying to Impress the Bargirl from Middleborough Rd

1:00:57 – It’s Absolut-Yon and a NEW BUMPER!

1:15:26 – Live performance of A Shandy Too Far from Box Set

1:25:46 – Check out Tripod’s upcoming shows right here!

We love to hear from you! Get in touch on Twitter and Facebook, request a song, request a theme or submit your ideas for a bumper OR write in with YOUR story that you would like Yonny to cast his judgment upon. Or, subscribe, rate and comment, we appreciate it greatly!

 

Episode 21: Perfectly Good Podcast – Sex

PrintEwwwwwww.

In this episode we delve under the covers and touch on the topic of sex. Sexy sex. Everyone’s doing it. Or are they?

Please note this episode is Not Safe For Work (NSFW), or is it? You could always roll the dice and play it on speakers anyway and see how you go?**

We also sing songs! Hear live versions of Hey Ho, No Daughter of Mine and Ugly Men. All of them totally on topic.

Episode Notes:

11:25 – Live performance of Hey Ho from “Anon. c. 1650”. NOT written by Tripod.

28:40 – It’s FUTURE ANDREW. Hi Future Andrew.

32:48 – It’s a new segment. And a new segment needs a fresh new BUMPER.

40:15 – And now it’s a competing bumper. I like the first one better.

42:18 – False start No. 1

42:58 – Ewwwww. False start No. 2

43:25 – Finally! Live performance of No Daughter of Mine from Songs From Self-Saucing

48:51 – It’s Yon’s Personal Dirt Couch

1:02:44 – It’s Gatesy’s Merch Corner

1:07:58 – Here’s the video they were talking about HERE!

1:08:20 – Live performance of Ugly Men from Fegh Maha

1:16:32 – Show dates HERE!

We love to hear from you! Get in touch on Twitter and Facebook, request a song, request a theme or submit your ideas for a bumper OR write in with YOUR story that you would like Yonny to cast his judgment upon. Or, subscribe, rate and comment, we appreciate it greatly!

**Tripod accept zero liability for anyone who loses their job due to this podcast.