Episode 59: Perfectly Good Podcast – Old School

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In this week in Tripod… wait! that was last episode. In this episode of Perfectly Good Podcast we take things back…WAY BACK. All the way back to school. Which school? The old one.

It’s an Old School Tripod episode!

We feature piles of gross banter, so you’ve been warned. Seriously. GROSS. We also have a new segment called “Two Stories” and we also sing “Mucus” and “Second Drawer Down”, so we sort of stay on topic. You know, like any other episode?!

Episode Notes:

00:00 – We recreate a scene from Tripod past at the Prince Patrick. Poggo is “Chris”. Tripod are Tripod (but younger)

09:45 – We haven’t done a Patreon name read in a while. But wait for it!

11:00 – It’s a new segment/game called “Two Stories”. Play along at home!

13:00 – We begin Two Stories with Scod Edgar

**Now from here things get grosser and grosser. Terrible**

20:30 – Then we hear about Yon’s gross problems. Seriously, fast forward through this

33:50 – Tripod break into song

34:50 – Back to Yon’s arse

41:00 – Live performance of Mucus from Open Slather

47:10 – Poggo tries to improve Mucus. He fails

1:02:45 – Now it’s Poggo’s turn at Two Stories

1:11:00 – We get into a little pool talk. POOL TALK? Why? Listen and hear

1:20:00 – Live performance of Second Drawer Down from Open Slather

1:42:00 – We read (and sing) out the names of our Patreon supporters!

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Episode 58: Perfectly Good Podcast – This Week in Tripod

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2This week in Perfectly Good Podcast we focus on what happened this week with a theme we call “This Week in Tripod”. Weak? Week! It includes stories, sort-of-new segments and a trumpet lesson.

Featuring live performances of Snake Eater from Metal Gear Solid 3 and Compass from Red Dead Redemption (1). Join us for the fun won’t you?

Episode Notes:

00:00 – We attempt a new type of opening. It does not work.

05:00 – Yon shares his deepest secrets with Poggo

07:08 – Scod proposes a theory about bullying

14:45 – We get to our theme!

15:30 – We explore a potential new segment called “Gatesy Deserves to Die”

18:10 – It’s a cliff hanger! Find out next week how “Gatesy Deserves to Die”

19:05 – It’s Yon with Showbiz Sheen

21:08 – Let’s get stuck into the theme and find out what folks have been doing this week – we start with Yon

35:58 – Live performance of Snake Eater from Metal Gear Solid 3

46:30 – Let’s hear about Gatesy’s week

57:28 – Live performance of Compass from Red Dead Redemption 1

1:04:00 – I just looked it up and it wasn’t written for the game. Scod is correct!

1:07:00 – Poggo tries to get some Morricone into this song via a little trumpet workshop with Yon

1:12:00 – We argue about where to end the podcast

1:13:38 – Turns out we’re going to end here

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Episode 57: Perfectly Good Podcast – Variety Shows Part 2

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In Part 2 of our Variety Shows series we continue to explore the topic (probably) by way of MUCH variety. What does that mean? Listen and see (…hear… probably hear).

Featuring a live performance of I Just Called To Say I Love You for some unknown reason, and a little competition for our keen listeners!

Episode Notes:

00:00 – Tripod are back at Poggo’s office

08:05 – Poggo commits a cardinal sin

09:40 – It’s Gatesy’s Merch Corner, where ever thing must (did) go

19:10 – Scott attempts a mutiny, and so we have a Gentlemen’s Intermission, followed by a Gentleman Intermission

34:15 – Submit your guesses now to win an awesome prize!

35:17 – A live performance of …… using the lyrics of a famous Molly Meldrum interview

37:35 – Here’s that Molly interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QHyUVlqlov4&

41:05 – Yonny’s One Step Ahead

42:22 – We analyse Men At Work’s “Down Under”

45:40 – Poggo Breaks It Down

52:30 – And here’s the Colin Hay on Side Show link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ztLIi8H5KJo

53:00 – See? This is A LOT of work

54:00 – We sing I Just Called To Say I Love You… and I don’t know why

57:47 – We just have enough time for a Poggin Hood Mailbag

1:11:40 – Thanks to our awesome Patreon supporters!

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Episode 56: Perfectly Good Podcast – Variety Shows Part 1

We’re Back! In Season 3 Episode 11 we check out where it all started, a little variety TV show called Hey Hey It’s Saturday. But, of course, our chats venture onto all sorts of topics – one could say a “variety” of topics. Variety.

Nailed it.

Featuring a live performance of “Oasnis Yeah” and plenty of other segments and banter. Join us won’t you?

Episode Notes:

00:00 – Another Tripod pitch at Poggo’s offices downtown

10:15 – It’s Yon(s) Emergences?

17:27 – Let’s incept down a level to Social Norm

22:30 – And we incept back out into Yon(s) Emergences

25:45 – An outro, of sorts

29:50 – Poggo was alive before CDs

31:25 – We ask what “young people” should learn as an important life skill

32:35 – Yon explains what tax is

40:45 – It’s Star Wars Watch – a totally new segment that is desperately needed in today’s podcast world

57:30 – Live performance of “Oasnis Yeah” from.. the telly? We then finish out the episode discussing the experience.

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Episode 55: Perfectly Good Podcast – Not Knowing Stuff

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In Season 3 Episode 10 we get around to talking about stuff we don’t know about. Poggo says it should be a short episode because he knows lots of things.

He does not…

Featuring all the wit and banter you’ve come to love, along with a live performance of The Lonesome Gregarious Cowboy, Bubble Helicopter and some delightful Mailbag.

Episode Notes:

00:00 – We open with Tripod and Poggo in the ER. The SAX-ER

03:18 – Thus concludes a very confusing cold open

04:00 – Commence talks about theatre and irritable leg syndrome…or something

16:15 – We discover the theme – Not Knowing Stuff. Poggo is arrogant

17:43 – Theatre of the Mind?

18:03 – Live performance of The Lonesome Gregarious Cowboy from Fegh Meha

27:35 – We discuss Morricone’s film music

39:18 – Poggo discusses his biggest fear

52:25 – We propose an interesting question

58:30 – It’s Poggin Hood Mailbag

1:14:10 – We discover the flaw in the Gentlemen’s Intermission

1:16:45 – Buy all your merch here – Tripod Bandcamp

1:19:30 – Do we have a new Aquaman challenge?!

1:24:10 – Live performance of Bubble Helicopter

1:31:15 – Thank you Patreon members!

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Episode 54: Perfectly Good Podcast – Excess

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In Season 3 Episode 9 we decide to go overboard and explore the exciting world of excess. Everything in this episode is excessive: new bumpers, new segments and excessive show length. Well, actually, the length is on the money for PGP, but perhaps we have been excessive since Episode 1?

Featuring live performances of More Than This and The Love of Three Men along with much MUCH more.

Episode Notes:

00:00 – We start today’s episode in Poggo’s new offices.

06:25 – Poggo makes Gatesy say THE WORDS

09:30 – We kick things off with Gatesy’s Merch Corner

12:15 – It’s a new segment: Gatesy’s Side Hustles

14:28 – Another new segment? It’s Gatesy’s $20 Gamer… not sure it got off the ground

16:45 – We talk erotic thrillers, so some reason

23:00 – We move to Scod: Flick Licker… but Poggo can’t find the bumper. So Tripod “attempt” to recreate it live. They fail.

24:13 – OK, Poggo found the bumper

35:20 – Check out Secret Cinema – AMAZING: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rYRFFE-wsus

40:40 – We develop the new bumper for NEW SEGMENT ‘Castin’ Around.

48:15 – Gatesy telegraphs his ding

53:08 – Check out Seja Vogel’s podcast HearSej

59:10 – Live performance of More Than This by Roxy Music

1:14:50 – Live performance of The Love of Three Men from The Sideshow

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Episode 53: Perfectly Good Podcast – Cool

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In Season 3 Episode 8 we explore what makes a human cool. And who better to adjudicate on such things than the Perfectly Cool™ hosts of Perfectly Good Podcast™©®? Come and learn some things with us!

Featuring live performances of I Always Get Into Stuff and Air Guitar, along with the required Baxophone solo. So COOL!

Episode Notes:

00:00 – It’s West Side Story’s “Cool”. We nail it

06:17 – Let’s discuss Tripod being in the business of cool for 22 years

15:15 – Poggo tries to remember what Bert said

22:30 – Poggo gives away his secrets

25:30 – We discuss the world of mentoring

31:30 – We talk about the cool world of instrumental “scooping”. Cool huh?

33:45 – Let’s learn how to practise bending a note

36:20 – Live performance of Air Guitar from The Sideshow

41:55 – Singing in Aussie accents is cool

42:17 – We don’t cut it out. Everyone loses

42:45 – Actually we have a Gentlemen’s Intermission for that nonsense

49:47 – It’s Scod: (Net)Flix Licker

1:07:45 – Live performance of I Always Get Into Stuff from Middleborough Rd

1:13:00 – We thank our Patreon Supporters IN SONG form

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Episode 52: Perfectly Good Podcast – Cars

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In Episode 7 of the 3rd Season we decide to discuss something which all of us are heavily unqualified to talk about: Cars. Why? Because we wanted to sing a song by The Cars called Drive. Also it gave us a chance to sing Drive King… OK? Sometimes that’s all it takes to put together a theme. A THEME ABOUT CARS.

Featuring live performances of the aforementioned songs about cars along with a 21st Century Man and much more. Enjoy!

Episode Notes:

00:00 – We’ve been starting a bunch of these episodes out on the street recently. Weird…

01:35 – Live performance of “Drive King” from This Gaming Life = Blaxophone solo

07:10 – We get to our theme of “Cars”

21:15 – It’s Yon: Emergences… for only a minute

24:26 – Let’s try 21st Century Man – that’s better

49:30 – Live performance of “Drive” by The Cars

1:06:00 – One more question!

1:15:10 – THANK YOU TO OUR WONDERFUL PATREON SUPPORTERS!

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Episode 51: Perfectly Good Podcast – Paul

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In Season 3 Episode 6 we find ourselves one man down and so we seek to create balance by finding yet *another* man. But not just any man! Our favourite man named Paul. Well… it’s Gatesy’s favourite Paul. Poggo’s favourite Paul is Paul Hogan.

Featuring a little history about our man Paul along with performances of “Throw Your Arms Around Me” and a little sneak peak of Paul and Gatesy’s new show together.

Episode Notes:

00:00 – We’re out on the street OK?

01:57 – Is this the first Gentlemen’s Intermission *during* the cold open?

03:58 – Our “Scod” is revealed

05:15 – Gatesy never learns

12:50 – We reveal our theme

13:00… We discover much about our guest’s past

55:45 – It’s Scod: Flick Licker – we discuss Solo: A Star Wars Story and get into spoiler territory

1:29:15 – A live performance of a piece from Gatesy and Paul’s new show

1:51:19 – A live performance of “Throw Your Arms Around Me” in tribute to DAAS

Check out Gatesy and Paul’s shows: https://www.facebook.com/mcdermottandgates/

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Gatesy’s Side Project

mcdermottandgatesIt’s Gatesy’s Merch Corner? And what is Gatesy selling? Himself of course… in his latest side project. Join us won’t you?

Info here: https://www.facebook.com/mcdermottandgates/