Shonky Lab is a topic based talk show where you, the listener, get to join in and have your say. If you wish to join in there are a few ways…

1) You can email shonkylab@gmail.com and recommend a topic. Do this and KABLAMO! you’re on a whole episode.

2) The shows are now LIVE on Mixlr, you know like Saturday morning TV used to be. During the show Skype is open and you’re free to call in at any point, whether it’s about the topic at hand or something completely different. It’s up to you. Skype – eltonmcmanus

3) With the shows being broadcast LIVE at Mixlr you can join in with the chat room that is available. Anyway, hope to see you there.


All Episodes

Half Term

Seeing that it’s the end of the six-week half term in the UK Pete and Elton thought it would be great timing to record an episode about the wonder of half term. We all remember the excitement of the last day at school and the dread of the last day of the holidays right? we’ll…

Contact

Get ready to take a chance on something that just might end up being the most profoundly impactful moment of humanity, for the history…. of history.  That’s right… give this episode of Shonky Lab a listen. Pete and Elton cover the 1997 film Contact and try to find what makes this film tick. Enjoy and…

Toys Part 2

The guys from ye ol’ Shonky Lab (Pete & Elton) said there may be another episode dedicated to toys….. and who thought it would be this soon. Well, it’s here to stay, so they go over some of the toys missed off the first list. Before all of that there’s news and stuff from the…

Toys Part 1

This week the Lab guys, Pete and Elton, get chatting about their favourite toys from the past. And there are so many to cover that a part 2 to this subject can’t be far off….. Anyway, there’s a bit of general chat and movie news before all that so enjoy and please spread the word….

Prometheus

Pete and Elton are joined by ALIEN mega fans Jim Moon and Lee Medcalf as they travel across the galaxy to dissect the so-called non-Alien prequel PROMETHEUS. Many questions were raised on the closing credits of the film so spoilers are ahead throughout the show. There are also some weird and wonderful thoughts of what could be with sequels…

The Walking Dead

PILOT EPISODE 01 Zombies are on the cards again as Pete and Elton start a new series in the Shonky Lab – ‘Pilot Episodes’ – and first to be reviewed? Why, it’s the wonderful ‘The Walking Dead’ The guys talk about the Pilot episode and also compare it to the graphic novel (or comic if…

Primer

Here’s what’s going to happen, you’re going to listen and we’re going to talk Primer and you won’t interrupt. Some of this you know. Pete & Elton, with special guest Iain Lee, will start at the top of the page…..   Yes that’s right, the Shonky Lab guru…*cough* technicians (Pete and Elton) are joined by…

Ghosts

Are you scared of ghosts? Do you wonder what they are or where they come from? Well this is what Pete and Elton, along with guest Gary Stead are diving into. But before all the ghosty type stuff there’s a little news, feedback and another brand new segment from Jim ‘Hypnogoria‘ Moon “Flicks of the unexpected” Enjoy…

Sh1tty Jobs

So you think you’ve got a rubbish job? Well Pete and Elton have got a few here for you lucky lot. But before that there’s a bit of chin wagging and a wonderful new section from the one and only Gary @horsehead Stead Enjoy and don’t forget the next film on the agenda is Primer.