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

Video Games Pt1

  Video Games are the topic of the day as Elton and Pete go from the humble beginnings and stop just before the Playstation days. There will be a second part to this topic so if you have any feedback please send it to shonkylab@gmail.com Please check the Shonky Lab Facebook group out.   Please visit Incompetech.com for free…

Downfall

Join Pete and Elton in the Shonky Bunker* as they talk about the last days of Hitler in the 2004 film DOWNFALL.   If you enjoy this episode please check out all the others, they’re quite good you know. Please join the Facbook group there’s always lots going on and everyone is welcome.   *Not a Bunker, it’s…

Camping & BBQs

Pete and Elton pitch their tent and light up the BBQ as they talk Camping and BBQs. Good experiences, bad shower blocks, coughing ladies and BBQs on the beach are many of the discussions on offer. Enjoy & please spread the word.   Join the Shonky Lab Facebook page…. it’s fun ya know. Visit Incompetech.com for royalty free music

Aliens And SETI

So….. are you a believer? do Aliens really exist?   There’s only one way to find out…. send in the Shonky Lab guys.   Enjoy and spread the word. Visit INCOMPUTECH.com for most of the music

Musical Choices

This week Elton and Pete ask questions which are sevenfold… What was your first single? What is the worst single you’ve bought? Your first album? Your favourite artist? What is your favourite album? Of all the songs you’ve heard, which is your best ‘Pick-me-up’ song? and finally, who did you make your first mixtape for?….

The Thing

We have not one but two things for you in this episode of Shonky Lab.  (tee-hee! we said things!) The first being The Thing (2011) – was it that bad? what went wrong? what’s good about it and did we ever really care. The second thing (tee-hee) we have for you is The Thing (1982)…

Sandwiches

Cucumber? Cheese? Some sort of meat? Or maybe all at the same time….. what Pete and Elton are talking about of course, is Sandwiches. Yes the art of placing a tasty filling between two bits of bread gets its own episode in the Shonky Lab. Oh thats right, the guys are back in the Shonky…

Tattoos and Stuff

Have you any tattoos, piercings or other body modifications? Everyone’s thought about at least one of these right? Well, no matter where you stand on the subject, Pete and Elton are talking about it. So get your biro out and start drawing on your arm…. it’s time for Shonky Lab.   Most of the music…

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…