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The Pie Crust End Of Year Special 2016

February 20th, 2017

Just when you thought you had escaped all those end of year montage media outpourings...

Piecrust- The Pie and Vinyl Podcast! 

Piecast is an in-house production by Pie & Vinyl and is hosted by King of the Buttons Productions for Pie and Vinyl 2017.


Piecast August 2016: We’ve turned PIECRUST

August 22nd, 2016

It's back! The Pie & Vinyl Podcast is served up with a dollop of re-invention and is now: Piecrust.

There's an exploration of all things festival, some reflections on production, a few Prince references and a band called Radiohead,

What more could you want as you thumb through the acetate and wait on the gravy?

'Piecrust' is a Pie & Vinyl Production and is hosted by King of the Buttons Productions,

Piecast: Record Store Day 2016

April 10th, 2016

It's been a while and the ingredients have been slightly rejigged, but It's back. Piecast the Pie and Vinyl Podcast! Beautiful prepared and presented in time for Record Store Day 2016.

This Piecast is hosted by King of the Buttons Productions for Pie and Vinyl 2016.

Pie Cast December 2014

December 22nd, 2014
In this Piecast we take a run through our favourite in-stores, events and activities of the year, tempt you with the Pie & Vinyl Top 11 Albums of 2014, salivate over great pies we have known and take a stab at some (un)likely musical episodes to come- all from the comfort of the Pie & Hi-fi culture cave!

Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year from Steve, Radd, James & all at Pie & Vinyl.

Piecast is a King of the Buttons Production for Pie and Vinyl 2014.

See you in 2015!

Pie Cast October 2014

October 12th, 2014
In this Piecast we round up our favs from August and September, Steve tries out his Leonard Cohen routine and Radd find his voice (sort of) as we run through the joys of Southsea Fest and the perils of youth! There is also time to catch up on the winter menu, forthcoming coffee treats and the low down on some forthcoming releases and in-stores.

Piecast is a King of the Buttons Production for Pie and Vinyl 2014

Piecast August 2014

August 6th, 2014

In this Piecast we debate our favourite vinyl from the last couple of months within the rich confines of the Pie & Hifi bunker! We explore the wonders of Jack White's Ultra Vinyl, consider new menu developments, explore the wealth of stereo equipment now on sale and get well briefed on Pie & Vinyl plans on the road and in the store for the next few weeks. 

Download, tune-in and kick back- It's a summer Piecast.
'Piecast' is A King of the Buttons Production for Pie & Vinyl 2014.

Record Store Day 2014 Piecast Special

April 21st, 2014

In this special Piecast James Sandy & Dave Allen talk to the queue and the crowd outside Pie & Vinyl as it bursts with energy for Record Store Day 2014.

'Piecast' is A King of the Buttons Production for Pie & Vinyl and 93.7 Express FM.
Record Store Day UK was held on Saturday April 19th 2014 and is an internaitonal annual celebration of independent record shops.

Piecast March 2014

March 23rd, 2014

Steve, James, Tom & Radd chew over juicy scraps of February music, lapse into Butlins and beard fountains, but get it all back on track with a discussion that takes in the BBC 6 Music festival, upcoming events for record store day in April and forthcoming in-store entertainments for the journey. On top of all that Rob pops in to fill us in/up on national pie week goings on.

'Piecast' is A King of the Buttons Production for Pie and Vinyl 2014.

Piecast February 2014

February 26th, 2014
Rad, Steve, Daniel and James contemplate the remaining 11 months of 2014, favourite musical offerings to date, live taste test all new 'Sweetie Pie' pies and there's a chance to catch instore performance and interviews from Samantha Crain and Mary Epworth.

'Snow Queen' by Mary Epworth appears with the kind permission of Mary Epworth/Hand of Glory Records and is Copyright 2013. All rights reserved

'Santa Fe' (Live at Pie and Vinyl 2014) by Samantha Crain appears courtesy of Samantha Crain/Ramseur Records/Full Time Hobby and are copyright of the artist. All rights are reserved 2014.

Our thanks to James at Ramseur and Michelle at Something Sound.

Piecast December 2013

December 22nd, 2013

In this Piecast Steve, Rad, Ruben & James gaze longingly back at favourite albums of the year, the live performances that have turned heads, consider choice slices from the pie menu, unveil the Pie and Vinyl top ten records of 2013 and peek into the future with some of 2014's promising outpourings.

Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year! 

Piecast is a King of the Buttons Production for Pie and Vinyl 2013.