Episode 66: Perfectly Good Podcast – Irony

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In episode 6 of this season (4) we finally explore the topic of irony? And what could be more ironic than not knowing what irony is? Join us, won’t you, as we discover what it does/doesn’t mean together?

Featuring a live performance of Autumn Leaves along with You Got To Have Nuts – IRONY?

Episode Notes:

00:00 – Let’s start by admitting that none of us know what irony is. Or do we? Wait, is that ironic?

05:00 – Are we still talking about this?

08:40 – It’s Scod: Flick Licker… or is it?? A new segment is born

09:40 – Yon has a terrible idea

14:10 – Welcome to Scod: Remoter Head

24:50 – I think that went better than expected

36:47 – Now we move to this week’s Poggin Hood Mailbag

40:40 – A live performance of Autumn Leaves, as requested on the mailbag

44:26 – Here’s the recording the listener was referring to

45:45 – A thank you to our Patreons!

56:48 – Live performance of You Got To Have Nuts

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Gatesy’s Side Projects 2019 Edition

McDermott and Gates Live 2019It’s that time of the year again when we hear from Gatesy with his latest side project. We figured his Merch Corner jingle was appropriate given he is, in fact, selling himself.

Future Poggo says: “This show is an absolute delight! Get out and see it and feel good about yourself”. See you there.

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

Episode 65: Perfectly Good Podcast – Teeth

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In Season 4 Episode 5 we chance upon a chance topic – there’s no other way to say it. Gatesy arrived, fresh from the dentist, and at that moment we knew there was only going to be one thing we were going to talk about…

TEETH

Featuring a live performance of the Queen classic “I Want To Break Free” along with the usual stories and antics.

Episode Notes:

00:00 – We join our friends in a dank place…

04:55 – Let’s hear about Gatesy’s teeth… the first of many

12:45 – It’s time for Castin’ Around

23:45 – We move onto Poggin Hood Mailbag – BUT we also have a new email address to make sure your questions get to said Poggin Hood: pogginhood@gmail.com

26:51 – An impromptu performance of “Ivory Tower” – BONUS!

28:43 – We take the temperature of the audience.

40:18 – …and we’re back to Mailbag

53:50 – Live performance of I Want To Break Free by Queen

58:20 – And, for some reason, we’re back into Mailbag

1:14:00 – Tripod demo how they (used to) sound check

1:22:05 – We spring a Gatesy’s Merch Corner on Gatesy. He had no idea.

1:24:07 – Remember Patreon? Let us remind you.

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Episode 64: Perfectly Good Podcast – First Love

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In Episode 4 (of the 4th Season of our Lord) we continue to delve into the little-heard catalogue of Tripod. What do we find? Our first love(s) of course! Well, not really, but the song is about first love and we give some stories about first loves. It’s actually on topic at certain points. Season 4 is full of surprises!

Featuring a live performance of “I Have To Teach You A Broken Heart” from Double J’s “The Writer’s Room”. Enjoy!

Episode Notes:

00:00 – It’s the futuristic game show FIRST LOVE

15:19 – We finally get onto the topic

15:50 – We discuss our personal first loves (crushes)

25:20 – Why are we talking about strippers? But we are…

30:45 – It’s Poggin Hood Mailbag (with a shorter bumper!)

32:10 – The return of Future Poggo!

32:47 – Let the questions begin!

51:25 – A special bumper for a special listener

54:05 – Future Poggo is invoked again

56:44 – Live performance of “I Have To Teach You A Broken Heart”

1:05:15 – Let the arguing begin

1:12:00 – We break into song for some reason?!

…and that brings us to the end of things…

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Episode 63: Perfectly Good Podcast – Change, Wisdom and Growth

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In Season 4, episode 3 we look at three topics (in one): Change, Wisdom and Growth. But! What has changed, who has wisdom and what has grown? Tune in to find out? Featuring a live performance of yet more “B-Sides and Rarities” as is the MASTER TOPIC of Season 4…

Episode Notes:

00:00 – Sound design is back… and Future Andrew is not happy about it

09:53 – It’s Gatesy’s Audio Corner because Poggo has a surprise

15:42 – We move straight into I Like Humans, People Are Shit

17:53 – We finally talk about the topic

30:10 – Live performance of “Not All of Queen Were Gay”

34:50 – Let’s work out if this song sucks

42:20 – Another rarely heard song from the back catalogue… “You Gotta Have Nuts”

53:45 – It’s 21st Century Man with Yon

1:01:43 – We endure a much loved Bumper for our Patreon fans

…and that brings us to the end of things…

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Episode 62: Perfectly Good Podcast – Loss of Innocence

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2Did you ever lose your innocence dear listener? Well Tripod did and they’re here to tell you all about it. In Season 4 Episode 2 we explore such a topic along with another rarely heard Tripod song from their Double J  stint on “The Writers Room”. Also! This episode features the Blaxophone – prepare to lose your innocence as you listen to Poggo’s sultry tones.

Episode Notes:

00:00 – It’s a poor thought out opener. No one is more shocked than Future Poggo

07:25 – Welcome Patreon listeners! Subscribe here: Yes right here!

09:03 – Let’s talk ON TOPIC and discuss our loss of innocence moments

29:35 – The Season 4 return of Scod: Flick Licker!

50:05 – Tripod have a bet, and Poggo adjudicates

54:33 – Live performance of “Love is a Lie” first performed on Double J back in the day

59:00 – Yon gets Poggo to play a different sort of solo

101:40 – And yet more sax challenges from Yon…

…and then we go on…

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Episode 61: Perfectly Good Podcast – Season 4

And we’re back! Welcome to another season of Perfectly Good Podcast. Who would have thought we would have made it to our 4th year? Not me! (Poggo).

In this season we’re going to tighten things up just a smidge, but there will still be all the things you love – bumpers mostly. Also Tripod. And this season has an overarching theme: that of “B-Sides and Oddities”. We’re going to find all of the rarely heard Tripod songs and force them to learn it all over again. Fun!

It’s good to be back… :)

Episode Notes:

00:00 – Poggo hacks his way through the SFX on the cold open.

05:30 – We continue to run a tight ship

08:25 – And welcome to our Patreon listeners! Join Patreon now: https://www.patreon.com/PerfectlyGoodPodcast

11:30 – It’s Castin’ Around!

13:30 – Poggo messes up in a BIG way

25:20 – Gatesy’s Side Hustles in on now

39:25 – Live performance of “The Shit On Our Head” from The Writers Room – Double J

46:55 – We break it down with some live examples

56:00 – We’re not over our hour quota Gatesy

56:10 – Get in touch fans! We love to hear from you

58:20 – There is no fight over The Princess Bride

…and we’re out!

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Episode 60: Perfectly Good Podcast – Christmas Special

Perfectly Good Podcast Season 2In this episode, our final for Season 3, we do what we do every year and celebrate the festive season with a Christmas Special. And what is special about it? Well, Poggo for one, came prepared with a show structure. See if you can tell the difference.

Featuring segments, bumpers, chats and Christmas songs. What an end to the year!

Episode Notes:

00:00 – A terrible cold open. But Poggo did get to make up a great name.

04:50 – We kick it off!

06:00 – Scod produces something unexpected from his sack

13:00 – Let’s look back on 2018, in the year that was

15:20 – Gatesy drops a bombshell

28:50 – How are we talking about Vikings?!

31:20 – It’s a Christmas Poggin Hood Mailbag

51:20 – Live performance of O Holy Night (or is it?)

53:20 – We visit some older Tripod Christmas tunes from days past

57:15 – It’s Castin’ Around

1:07:30 – It’s Scod: Flick Licker

1:13:45 – Live performance of a Santa song that Poggo doesn’t know the real name of

1:21:20 – It’s time for Tripod Trivia: Christmas Edition

1:32:50 – It’s Gatesy’s Side Hustles

1:34:10 – A big thank you to our Patreon Supporters for 2018

1:37:05 – A final Christmas song – I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas

1:39:00 – See you in 2019!

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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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