Join Jenn for another Thursday filled with her musical curiosities. We play some punky pop from CHAI and New Pants, get smooth with Gene Harris and Gemma and Jenn announces the first ever NZ show of Hiss Golden Messenger. Look after yourselves, don't be adick and look after our home. Mauri Ora!
Green Grove - The Sleuth [Edit]
James Duncan - Galactic Screen Saviour
Die! Die! Die! - Like Everyone Else
New Pants - Our Era
Sly & the Family Stone - If You Want Me To Stay
Charlotte Adigéry - Okashi
Sports Dreams - Drive
CHAI - Kawaii Hito
Steve Lacey - Love 2 Fast
Eiko Ishibashi - Iron Veil
Octo Octa - Can You See Me?
Finn Johansson - I Know Exactly How Big My Heart Is
(Sandy) Alex G - Taking
Gene Harris - Theme For Relana
Gemma - Love Trade
Luie Luie - Touch of Light
The Echo Ohs - Anna Ant
Joan As Police Woman - Sweet Thing
Kilo Kish - The Fears of a Dilettante
Perfume Genius - Eye In The Wall [Edit]
christoph el' truento - new jack
Adrianne Lenker - cradle
Hiss Golden Messenger - Old Enough to Wonder Why (East Side-West Side)
First show! Yeow, Jack here playing some tunes by Molly and Nick Drake, master mother and son duo. Little bit of Anniversary Albums with Sam Smith giving us a run down of The Cars album heartbeat city and we play some tunes. Ciao!
Jenn feels like she sprints through today's show, take a jog along side her! Raiza Biza joins her in the studio to talk change, the beauty of Hamilton and his forthcoming album. Bygones is out on October 4th. Hear tracks by Teremoana Rapely, Queen Suticase, Swans and Letta Mbulu. Oh, are we finished already? Wherever does the time go?
Raiza Biza joins Jenn in the studio to talk on his forthcoming album, Bygones. Tune in to hear them chat about the importance of change, collaborations and the beauty of Hamilton. Bygones is out October 4.
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.