This week, Sam takes a look at the only studio album from 60s girl group the Ronettes. Released in 1964, this record acted as a collection of the group's singles which they had released over the previous two years.
On November's last Thursday of 2019, Jenn provides a playlist of many lovely ladies. Tune in to hear the likes of Astha Puthli saying yes, Nina Simone leaving a dying city, Cortina and their Dungeon Master and, much much more. She's on holiday next week so, see you in two!
St Vincent - Birth In Reverse
Automatic - Electrocution
Asha Puthli - Say Yes
Noah Slee - America
Dharmarat - THE BARGE feat. choicevaughan
Nina Simone - Baltimore - Live At Vine St. Bar & Grill/1987
Begonia - Fear
Fanfickk - Pure
Waterfall Person - Coffee [Official Version]
Jean-Claude Vannier - Chasser la bête noire
Yeremy - Next Room Over
Ntl Landmarks - Love Light
Cortina - Entity
Sink Ya Teeth - Friends
Crumb - Part III
Leaping Tiger - Screw Face (feat Church & AP, JY Lee, Disciple Pati)
Ryan Hendriks is a legend in the Tamaki Makarau local scene making waves for years in both solo works & groups like Badcorporation. In December 2019 Ryan let loose 'Quintessence' a 4 track EP on The Grow Room. He also teamed up with Ethan King, Brandon Rangi-Dixon & Tuhoea Tuteao for 'The Crop [Vol.1]'. Ryan joined Hunter in the studio to chat about all of this & more + played a few favourite songs and chatted about them.
Kourosh Yaghmaei - Gole Yakh
Pastor T.L Barrett and the Youth for Christ Choir - Nobody Knows
Erasmo Carlos - É Preciso Dar Um Jeit,o Meu Amigo
This week, Sam and Oscar take a look at the second studio album from the virtual band Gorillaz "Demon Days." Released in 2005, this record became a 2000s classic and cemented Gorillaz international reputation.
Goodspace make it up to the bFM studio through construction tape and the sound of heavy machinary, but give us a taste of their own pumping sound as well as some tidbits about upcoming gigs and releases
Shaq, Shaq & Jess joined Hunter in studio today to chat about Filth AKL. A club night that has morphed into a community centered around prioritising Queer, Trans & Non-Binary People of Colour in the local music scene. Filth AKL is set to appear at Laneway Festival at the end of the month. Hear about all this & check out what they chose below.
Sho Madjozi - John Cena
Sheneseea - Hard Drive
Gafacci - Kaala
This week, Sam and Geneva take a look at the second studio album from Tears for Fears "Songs from the Big Chair." Released in 1985, this record was a smash hit and spawned some of the biggest hits of the 1980s.
For the final anniversary album for 2019, Sam looks at Tom Waits' second studio album "Heart of Saturday Night." Released in 1974, this album set a blueprint for Waits music which would last the rest of the seventies.
This week, Sam takes a look at the comeback album from American soul artist D'Angelo "Black Messiah." Released in 2014, after fourteen years in the wilderness, this album was a welcome return to form from D'Angelo and helped kickstart his career.