Episode 33: Perfectly Good Podcast – Love Want

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In Episode 33 Poggo attempts to seek redemption from the Old Tripod Gods for the crimes of last episode by asking for forgiveness and then promptly moving on to the much more focussed topic of “Love Want”. Does that make sense to you? No?

The road to redemption is often confusing…

Featuring live performances of “Enid” and “All I Want” AND a new submission for lyrics to Aquaman – It has Yon and Poggo all in a lather. Join us won’t you?

Episode Notes:

00:00 – Poggo appears before the Tripod Gods

04:05 – Anyone know where the “cloud” sfx come from? Write in!

06:25 – A terrible topic name…

09:35 – Yon gets a theme point for an onion bagel. It’s not a perfect system.

13:10 – It’s Poggin Hood Mailbag!

14:10 – Poggo bigs up his wife.

14:20 – Scod: Scorner?

14:40 – Social Norm?

18:37 – And…. finally back to Mailbag

33:30 – Live performance of Enid from Tripod Tells The Tale of The Adventures of Tosswinkle the Pirate (Not Very Well)

40:40 – Poggo puts Tripod through their paces

51:00 – A new submission for Aquaman – this time with “The Tally Hoes” as its inspiration. Poggo has his singing debut.

1:08:10 – Live performance of All I Want from This Gaming Life. Poggo has his guitar debut.

1:13:55 – Tripod are coming to Hobart for a live performance of This Gaming Life with the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra!

1:19:38 – An update on Gatesy’s Merch Corner. Has he improved?

1:21:45 – It’s FUTURE ANDREW with a Yon Futurist

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Episode 32: Perfectly Good Podcast – Life and Living

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In Episode 32 we explore one of the most open ended topics we have tackled to date: “Life and Living”. Even with a topic this broad, we have trouble even vaguely keeping on point. But that’s why you love us don’t you?

Featuring live performances of “Triangle of Happiness” and “Do Go On” along with another submission for new lyrics to Aquaman. How does this one go? And does Poggo keep his covetted 3rd place? Find out in this *very* episode!

Episode Notes:

00:00 – A traditional opener

02:35 – It’s the 40th anniversary of Star Wars A New Hope!

03:30 – And thus begins 40+minutes of Star Wars talk (not really… maybe)

12:50 – Love ya Mum

14:35 – For more Star Wars talk, check out Poggo’s Art of the Score with an analysis of the music from Star Wars

23:25 – Did Yonny talk himself out of it or did Scod talk Yonny out of it? Eitherway we’re playing the bumper

24:05 – Does this one work then?

25:05 – It’s Poggin Hood Mailbag!

34:18 – It’s been a long time, but we have a Gatesy’s Merch Corner: The Confession

36:30 – Perhaps Gatesy can look to AbsolutYon for forgiveness?

41:45 – Denied!!

43:30 – The band warm up their Casio

44:30 – Yon leaves the room, creating a power vaccuum that must be filled…

44:40 – Poggo makes things alright

47:40 – Live performance of Triangle of Happiness from Men of Substance

59:35 – It’s another listener submission for Aquaman – try and knock Poggo off 3rd place

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1:00:45 – Check out Barantis’ Kickstarter for Hand of Fate: Ordeals

1:11:00 – Poggo stays in 3rd!

1:13:10 – Poggo forgives all

1:18:28 – Live performance of Do Go On from This Gaming Life

1:23:27 – Tripod is performing This Gaming Life with the TSO. Tickets on sale now!

1:29:12 – Some plugs!

1:33:10 – A theme point! We bring it back around!!

1:35:10 – Someone hasn’t updated the website…

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Episode 31: Perfectly Good Podcast – Scod: Scorner: The Episode

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2Tripod and Poggo are angry. They are so angry that they needed to dedicate an entire episode to venting that anger. And what better way to vent that anger than via a hijacking of Scod: Scorner? And thus, Scod: Scorner: The Episode was born.

Featuring live performances of “One More Annoying Couple”, “I Hate This Place” and “King Kong” along with all your favourite segments AND(!) a new submission for lyrics to Poggin Hoo… I mean… Aquaman.

Episode Notes:

00:00 – One must face the Lord of Scorn to ask permission. Gatesy and Yon were also there… somewhere

05:25 – Did you suggest today’s theme? Write in on Twitter or Facebook and tell us!

06:20 – Live performance of One More Annoying Couple from Men of Substance

09:02 – It’s the first Scorn of the night! Poggo is an arse

12:19 – Can you Scorn a Scorn?

14:10 – Yes! Our first listener submission for writing new lyrics to Aquaman. Awesome.

23:56 – Poggo has a confession. Absolut-Yon can help…

25:56 – It’s a Social Norm cross-over episode

32:50 – Live performance of I Hate This Place from Monster Beach

38:15 – Our second Scorn. This time it’s Gatesy.

43:45 – Live performance of King Kong from Songs from Self Saucing

54:36 – Gatesy and Poggo have a private chat

55:28 – Now Poggo and Scod book a date

55:45 – Our third Scorner: Yon.

56:35 – Join the Tally Hoes! Hit us up on Twitter with your PS4 account name

58:30 – Poggo seeks an Absolut-Yon and a genius segment flip

1:01:18 – Poggo unleashes our fourth Scorn. Gatesy receives a blasting.

1:09:09 – The anger leaves the bodies of Tripod and Poggo

1:09:38 – I spoke too soon…

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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 Ĺ“uvre 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

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