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A non-stop journey around the wide world of music from the last 100 years. Calling in at Rock & Roll, Rhythm and Blues, Country, Electronic music, soul, funk, ska, house, garage, hip hop, trip hop, brass band, swing, dub, jazz, folk, blues, spoken word, indie, reggae, punk, cumbia, bossa nova, choro, psychedelic rock, classical, 60’s girl groups, mambo, R&B, gospel, zydeco, field hollers, jump blues, surf, exotica and more! Sheffield Live 93.2fm Sundays 9pm-11pm

A non-stop journey around the wide world of music from the last 100 years. Calling in at Rock & Roll, Rhythm and Blues, Country, Electronic music, soul, funk, ska, house, garage, hip hop, trip hop, brass band, swing, dub, jazz, folk, blues, spoken word, indie, reggae, punk, cumbia, bossa nova, choro, psychedelic rock, classical, 60’s girl groups, mambo, R&B, gospel, zydeco, field hollers, jump blues, surf, exotica and more! Sheffield Live 93.2fm Sundays 9pm-11pm
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United Kingdom

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A non-stop journey around the wide world of music from the last 100 years. Calling in at Rock & Roll, Rhythm and Blues, Country, Electronic music, soul, funk, ska, house, garage, hip hop, trip hop, brass band, swing, dub, jazz, folk, blues, spoken word, indie, reggae, punk, cumbia, bossa nova, choro, psychedelic rock, classical, 60’s girl groups, mambo, R&B, gospel, zydeco, field hollers, jump blues, surf, exotica and more! Sheffield Live 93.2fm Sundays 9pm-11pm

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English

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Episodes

#138 Long Songs (2nd December 2018)

12/3/2018
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Another week, another theme! This time it's a welcome return to long songs. The benchmark for "Long" was anything over 9 minutes. Despite the restrictions, we still managed to get a good deal of variety in there, as well as 2 listener requests!

Duration:01:57:55

#137 (25th November 2018)

11/26/2018
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Back after a week off, you'd expect us to be pumped and ready to go... sadly lack of match fitness came shining though quickly. Fear not, we pressed on and managed to pull the show back from the brink to deliver to the standard you know & love from TNT.

Duration:01:58:04

Black Gold #14 - Global Sounds (17th October 2018)§§

11/19/2018
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Last night we didn't do a show but we can't leave you on a Monday with no music! This is our sister show where we get a chance to play records and showoff our mad skillz on the wheels of steel at UK Mondo.

Duration:01:53:07

#136 with Georgia Soul guest mix (11th November 2018)

11/12/2018
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Show #136 comes with an excellent guest mix by the brains behind the (sadly now defunct) Georgia Soul Recordings, Agent45. The rest of the show has a blend of old & new, some beats & some swirls. Tales from the weekend and a confrontational presenter.

Duration:01:57:51

#135 3rd Birthday Night & Train Songs (4th November 2018)

11/5/2018
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3 years?!? Where does the time go? This year we've mixed it up a bit and it's an hour of "Night" songs followed by an hour of "Train" songs. Sometimes we amaze ourselves with our ideas!

Duration:01:58:29

#134 Twin Spins (28th October 2018)

10/30/2018
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Fans of the show will know how much we love a themed edition! Great news, here is one of those shows. 120(ish) minutes of some of the best twin-spins on record. The holy grail of the DJ that spins vinyl as it'll mean no wasted weight in the bag.

Duration:01:57:51

#133 (21st October 2018)

10/22/2018
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It's too early to write something witty and appealing about last night's show. It's good. There's promo stuff, a birthday cut, tales from the weekend, electric jug, arpeggio synths and more!

Duration:01:56:19

#132 with Mr Meerkat guest mix (14th October 2018)

10/15/2018
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This week's mix co is from Dubcentral's Mr Meerkat. Those of you from The Steel City won't need to be told about his legendary selections on the decks. He's played all over the world and many-a-dance so we're super excited to have a mix from him!

Duration:01:57:21

Black Gold Psychedelic Special (4th April 2018)

10/8/2018
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We took yesterday off the FM show but can't leave you on a Monday with nothing to listen to. We've gone into the Mixcloud archives to pull out this all vinyl psych special we did on UK Mondo in April.

Duration:01:47:41

#131 (30th September 2018)

10/1/2018
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The seasons change but The Night Train rolls onward. This week is another exciting instalment... featuring new music we've purchased, music we'd forgotten we'd had, music we've heard on other Sheffield Live shows and a riddim mix!

Duration:01:58:54

#130 UNKLE Psyence Fiction Anniversary (23rd September 2018)

9/24/2018
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August 1998, UNKLE released Psyence Fiction. It saw James Lavelle hustle different artists into working with DJ Shadow. On the CD, there's a hidden intro track, a kinda mini-mix of artists and tracks that influenced the band. We've made that into a show.

Duration:01:57:59

#129 with Richie1250 'Slow Grind Fever' guest mix (16th September 2018)

9/17/2018
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Not only were both of us in the studio this week, we had our 1st guest mix from south of the equator! From Melbourne it's a 30 minute Slow Grind Fever mix by Richie 1250.

Duration:01:57:48

#128 Stevie's Freebies (9th September 2018)

9/10/2018
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With Paul out and about on beer drinking manoeuvres, it fell to Steve to keep the lights on and the music listenable for this week's outing of The Night Train. This week it was the Free Music Special!

Duration:01:59:03

#127 (2nd Sept 2018)

9/7/2018
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With the two of us back in the studio, it's business as usual. Hitting the mic, strange mixes and daft stories! There's some new stuff, some old stuff, some stuff in another language and the debut of a new feature.

Duration:01:59:01

#126 Kool Herc 45th Anniversary Block Party (26th August 2018)

8/26/2018
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It maybe a little late, but here is my tribute show to the anniversary of the birth of hip-hop (11th August 1973). First hour contains twelve classic Kool Herc records that most likely would have been played out on that now seminal night.

Duration:01:56:55

#125 Anniversary Weirdos (19th August 2018)

8/19/2018
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People often say "your show is good, but the music is weird.". Each week, we may pick a song or two that's a tad strange but generally, the show is palatable. For every 25th show we like to mix it up and play a whole show of the strangest music .

Duration:01:57:23

The Night Train guest mix for Now Then.

8/1/2018
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When we were asked to do a guest mix for Now Then Magazine, we were over the moon. What we did was take a bunch of songs from the shows we'd done so far and put together this little mix. It's a good cross-section of a normal week on the airwaves.

Duration:01:29:59