Condition Mint
Episode 73: The Big Steal

Episode 73: The Big Steal

June 19, 2020

No nonsense sonic detectives Fox and Jaso have been investigating two cases of first degree musical theft and just dragged the suspects into the station. Will the charges stick?? 

Songs discussed on this weeks podcast include

My Coo Ca Choo by Alvin Stardust (1973)

Am I Ever Gonna See Your Face Again by The Angels
From: The Angels (1977)

Shadow Boxer by The Angels
From: Face To Face (1978)

Episode 72: Condition Mint Go To Hell

Episode 72: Condition Mint Go To Hell

May 22, 2020

So you’ve descended into the eternal pit of suffering where Lucifer pledges to mercilessly torture you for all eternity. But is it all bad? The Condition mint team make a case for the tunes being pretty good.

Songs discussed on this weeks podcast include

The Devil Went Down To Georgia by The Charlie Daniels Band
From: Million Mile Reflections (1979)

Devil Woman by Cliff Richard
From: I’m Nearly Famous (1976)

Episode 71: Random Number Generator

Episode 71: Random Number Generator

April 17, 2020

Forgot about lockdown - let Fox and Jase enforce ROCKdown (as in the music) with a brand new Condition Mint episode. In our flimsiest premise yet we discuss songs released in a year randomly selected by Dexter the do-you-speak-to-your-robo-mother-with -that-mouth robot.

Songs discussed on this weeks podcast include

Cryin Lightning by Arctic Monkeys
From: Humbug (2009)

Back in ’74 by Endless Boogie
From: Vibe Killer (2017)

Episode 70: A.O.R.F.T.W

Episode 70: A.O.R.F.T.W

March 13, 2020

Condition Mint attempt to cut through to commercial audiences with this weeks deep dive into the genre of Adult Orientated Rock. The results will delight 70s FM radio management but also deliver content to less key demographics including guitar racists, heavy metal Mr Bean fans and those interested in charting Ronnie James Dio’s mystical form.

Songs discussed in this episode include

Since You’ve Been Gone by Rainbow
From: Down To Earth (1979)

Barracuda by Heart
From Little Queen (1977)

Episode 69: Paging Michael Bevan

Episode 69: Paging Michael Bevan

February 20, 2020

Condition Mint pad up and head into the middle for a game changing innings where they dismantle the bowling attack of musical ignorance and bring home the Ashes of sonic wisdom. Yes there’s even more cricketing metaphors than usual with “Paging Michael Bevan” an episode dedicated to closing album tracks.

Music discussed on this week's episode includes

Everybody’s Getting A Three Piece Together - The Fauves
From: Future Spa (1996)

Promotion Man - Highway Robbery
From: For Love Or Money (1972)

Episode 68: The First Cut Is The Deepest

Episode 68: The First Cut Is The Deepest

February 7, 2020

Condition Mint delve into the hidden territories where fan faves are nowhere to be seen and smash hits fear to tread. It's the deep cut episode where Fox and Jase put a couple of sonic dark horses under the microscope, get to the bottom of a few hereto unreported Jimmy Page curses and get close to re-opening the Condition Mint Sex Pest investigation.

Songs discussed in this episode include

Bring It On Home by Led Zeppelin From: Led Zeppelin 2 (1969)
Bell Boy by The Who From: Quadrophenia (1973)

Episode 67: Memoirs Of A Rat Queen

Episode 67: Memoirs Of A Rat Queen

January 24, 2020

The Condition mint team turn the nepotism up to 11 with another special featuring Fox’s band The Neptune Power Federation. This episode focuses on their latest album Memoirs Of A Rat Queen and features TWO persons of minterest specials. Be warned - It runs pretty long but editing it would mean losing 234 River Styx swear words and Jaso explaining how Ian Chappell helps guide stoner rock song arrangements.

 

Songs featured in this episode include

“I’ll Make A Man Out Of You”
“Watch Our Masters Bleed”
and “Rat Queen”

from: Memoirs Of A Rat Queen by the Neptune Power Federation.

 

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Episode 66: 2019 - A Mintrospective

Episode 66: 2019 - A Mintrospective

December 30, 2019

As 2019 draws to an end join the Condition Mint team as they perform a thorough exit interview on the outgoing year. Stats freaks will love the forensic analysis of Fox and Jaso's Spotify habits whilst there is also something for guitar buyers on strict budgets and hypothetical net session enthusiasts. 

Songs featured in this episode include:

Say Hello - Fuzz
From: Fuzz II (2015)

Sour Grain - Humble Pie
From: Rock On (1971)

Episode 65: Cover Oneself In Glory

Episode 65: Cover Oneself In Glory

September 13, 2019

Cover bands, Tribute acts. Sonic shape shifters. Audio imposters. They go by many names, but sing other peoples songs into our hearts. In this very special episode Fox and Jaso pay tribute to these popular music photocopiers by recounting their own experiences on the cover act circuit.

Songs discussed in this weeks episode include:

Roadhouse Blues - The Doors
From: Morrison Hotel (1970)

Apartment - Custard
From: Weisenheimer (1995)

Episode 64: We Gotta Get Out Of This Place

Episode 64: We Gotta Get Out Of This Place

August 29, 2019

The Condition Mint team get on the move with an episode dedicated to transport themed tuneage. Though be warned - approximately 90% of the episode is dedicated to a detailed assessment of Paul Revere and The Raiders time travelling capabilities.

Songs discussed on this weeks episode include

The Great Airplane Strike - Paul Revere and The Raiders
From: The Spirit of 67 (1966)

Get in The Car - Snout
From: Circle High and Wide (1998)