Wednesday, October 19, 2016

10/19/16 SUB for James Charisma / KTUH Wed. 3pm-6pm

Subbing for James Charisma this week. Most of the second hour showcased some of the artists nominated for the Rock n' Roll Hall of Fame this year (no disrespect to Yes, Jane's Addiction, Joe Tex and others; just not enough time to feature everyone).

mndsgn - Cosmic Perspective
Michael Jackson - Rock With You
Computer Magic - Lonely Like We Are
Sakanaction - 多分、風。Tabun, Kaze [Maybe the Wind]
Manatee Commune featuring Moorea Masa - The Garden Song
David Bowie - Right (The Gouster Alternative Mix)
Blood Orange - But You
Robert Glasper Experiment - Thinkin' Bout You
Takuya Kuroda - RSBD
Senri Oe featuring Becca Stevens - Answer July
Frank Ocean - Siegfried
Clams Casino - I'm God
DJ Shadow - Midnight in a Perfect World

Bob Moses - Tearing Me Up (RAC Remix)
Kraftwerk - Titanium
Chic - I Want Your Love
2pac - Do For Love
Bad Brains - I Luv I Jah
Joan Baez - The Salt of the Earth
The Zombies - Care of Cell 44
Electric Light Orchestra - Mr. Blue Sky
MC5 - I Want You Right Now
Car Seat Headrest - Not What I Needed

Brian Eno - Burning Airlines Give You So Much More
New Order - Mr. Disco
The Smiths - There Is a Light That Never Goes Out
The Strokes - Oblivius
River Tiber - Barcelona
Bon Iver - 21 M♢♢N WATER
The Radio Dept. - Swedish Guns
Porter Robinson - Years of War
Madeon - Pixel Empire
Valentine - Her (NRMN Remix)
Shugo Tokumaru - Rum Hee
Jake Shimabukuro - Celtic Tune

Friday, October 14, 2016

10/14/16 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. noon-3pm (SUB)

Subbing in for The Owl Show.

R.I.P. Michiyuki Kawashima (Boom Boom Satellites, 1969-2016).

Vinyl Williams - Celestial Gold
Preoccupations - Stimulation
Vidulgi OoyoO - Only Shallow
Tricot - あーあ Ah-ah
Boom Boom Satellites - Back on My Feet
Primal Scream - Burning Wheel
Descendents - Unchanged
Cloud Nothings - Stay Useless
Car Seat Headrest - Fill in the Blank
The Strokes - Take It Or Leave It
AJJ - My Brain is a Human Body
Beach Slang - Hot Tramps
Joyce Manor - Fake I.D.
Elliott Smith - Between the Bars

Tomo Nakayama - Miss Misery
Wilco - Shrug and Destroy
The Drowning Dreamers Band - Frayed Bridge to a Dying Star
Bob Dylan - Mr. Tambourine Man
Jake Shimabukuro - Blue Haiku
Blind Pilot - Umpqua Rushing
Mitski - Once More to See You
Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds - Rings of Saturn
Okkervil River - Days Spent Floating (In the Halfbetween)
Predawn - Universal Mind
Kurt Vile - Pretty Pimpin
Kishi Bashi - Can't Let Go, Juno

Puzzle - Soaring
Ice Choir - Variant
Clazziquai Project - Sweet Life
mndsgn - Ya Own Way
Jadu Heart - Orca
Frank Ocean - Pretty Sweet
James Vincent McMorrow - Rising Water
Tycho - Glider
Local Natives - Jellyfish
Death Cab For Cutie - Million Dollar Loan
Spacehog - In the Meantime
Jimmy Eat World - Get Right
Touche Amore - Displacement
Saosin - Control and the Urge to Pray

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

9/28/16 Wednesday Omakase / KTUH Wed. noon-3pm

Subbing in for my old timeslot (August 2013-August 2014) with the same format I had for this program (lots of Japanese music and other parts of Asia). Playlist is below these upcoming events.

The KTUH Music Sale is happening next Wednesday, October 5 from 10:00am to 2:00pm at the Campus Center Courtyard. Along with crates of possibly overlooked gems in the form of CD or vinyl, we are planning some giveaways at this event. DJs BVBYG, DJ Johnny Rotten, Kodekrakkerz and I will be playing music (lineup subject to change). Information will be up soon at or our various social media pages.

Imayō: Japan's New Traditionists will open on Sunday, October 2 at the Art Gallery at UH Manoa. More information on this exhibition can be found here.

やくしまるえつこ Etsuko Yakushimaru - わたしは人類 Watashi wa Jinrui [I Am Humanity]
東京カランコロン Tokyo Karankoron - Spice
上園千紗 Chisa Uezono featuring lightspop - ときめきヘイブン Tokimeki Haven
あるふぁ alpha featuring 薛南 Setsunann - Caramel Macchiato
Caro Kissa - Perfect Dream
Night Tempo with マクロスMACROSS82-99 & Pinkey - 君はKimi wa Moonlight
Clazziquai Project - #궁굼해 (#Curious)
피터팬 컴플렉스 Peterpan Complex featuring 요조 Yozoh - 촉촉 [Moist]
Akeboshi - Wind
Ovall - Feverish Imagination
セラニポジ Serani Poji - 宇宙船はどこえいった? Uchūsen wa Doko e Itta? [Where Did My Spacecraft Go?]
We Are the Night - Drive
CHEEZE - Romance

泉まくら Macra Izumi - P.S.
Nujabes feautring Shing02 - Luv(sic) pt3 (Ta-ku Remix)
m-flo + daoko - Irony
hi-posi - Body Meets Sing
Predawn - 霞草 Kasumisō [Baby's breath]
우효 OOHYO - 청춘 [Youth] (DAY)
Tujiko Noriko & Takemura Nobukazu - Simple Day
Spangle call Lilli line - azure
De De Mouse - summer twilight
李宇春 Li Yuchun/Chris Lee - 愛有引力 [Real Love]
林檎椎名 Shiina Ringo - 長く短い祭 Nagaku Mijikai Matsuri [Long Short Festival]
Every Little Thing - Blue Star

坂本真綾 Maaya Sakamoto - Million Clouds
miwa featuring 96猫 [kuroneko] - シャンランラン Shanranran
Brian the Sun - Maybe
Mr.Children - エソラ Esora
Juvenile Juvenile - Planet Heaven
WEAVER - さよなら言わないで Sayonara Iwanaide
OK Go x Perfume - I Don't Understand You
サカナクション Sakanaction - 三日月サンセット Mikazuki Sunset
Humming Urban Stereo featuring Soundkim - Sugar Daddy
NHK'Koyxeи - 703
Lovely SummerChan - あなたは煙草 私はシャボン Anata wa Tobacco, Watashi wa Shabon (loopcoda remix)
아진 Azin - So High

Friday, September 9, 2016

9/9/16 The Night Out / KTUH SUB 4-6am

Owen - The Desperate Act
Walter Schreifels - When You Sleep
Lightspeed Champion - Tell Me What It's Worth
Frank Ocean - Ivy
Katie Dey - Only to Trip and Fall Down Again
Toyomu - Peter Polygunn
Yellow Magic Orchestra - Gradated Grey
Tobacco - Human Om
Digitalism - Dynamo
The Chemical Brothers featuring Q-Tip - Go
Kaytranada - Breakdance Lesson N.1
Perfume - STORY
Carpainter - Jupiter Funk
Jlin - Downtown

Banks & Steelz - Giant
Outkast - B.o.B.
Cassius featuring Mike D - Love Parade
Jean Michel Jarre featuring Julia Holter - These Creatures
Seiho - Deep House
De De Mouse - Night Voice
Public Service Broadcasting - Go! (Errors Remix)
Rival Consoles - Night Melody
Tim Hecker - Veil Scans
Isao Tomita - Clair de Lune
sky h1 - Air
Godot - Fragrance of Dark Coffee

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

9/7/16 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH SUB Wed. 9am-noon

ATTN: Mark Farina's Inter-Island Tour has been pushed back due to Hurricane (now Tropical Storm) Lester. The Honolulu shows will now be on Sunday, September 18 at Pure, and Monday, September 19 at the Dragon Upstairs. More information can be found at or various event pages (Facebook,, or search for "Mark Farina Honolulu").

Eluvium - Rorscharch Pavan
Brian Eno - The Big Ship
Majical Cloudz - Are You Alone?
Radiohead - Life in a Glasshouse (Full Length Version)
The Bad Plus - Staring at the Sun
Angel Olson - Those Were the Days
Joni Mitchell - Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Mark Rose - Shattered Dreams
The Green Tea - Green Tea
Paris Match - Deep Inside
Koop featuring Yukimi Nagano - Summer Sun
CHEEZE - 모두의 순간 [Moments of All]

The Jazzual Suspects - Chalkboard
De la Soul featuring David Byrne - Snoopies
泉まくら Macra Izumi - 枕 Makura
きのこ帝国 Kinoko Teikoku - 夏の影 Natsu no Kage [Summer's Shadow]
Vinyl Williams - L'Quasar
MuteMath - The Nerve
George Benson - The World is a Ghetto
Harold Melvin & the Bluetones - Wake Up Everybody
The Natural Four - Try Love Again
Frank Ocean - Pink + White
Michl - Broken Roots
Dream Koala - Threnody to Earth

Childish Gambino - Urn
BADBADNOTGOOD - Chompy's Paradise
James Blake - Timeless
Bibio - The Night Falls
Half Mile Beach Group - Monica
The Sound Providers - Autumn's Evening Breeze
Ovall - Green Glass
Kaytranada featuring River Tiber - Vivid Dreams
De De Mouse - remember night
Sakanaction - Music (Cornelius Remix)
TK from Ling tosite sigure - Signal

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

8/31/16 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH SUB Wed. 9am-noon

Subbing in for this Wednesday morning, playing an assortment of styles in this Jazz timeslot until High Noon.

De La Soul featuring Little Dragon - Drawn
fox capture plan - ...with wind
Shiina Ringo - ちちんぷいぷい Chichinpuipui
The Bad Plus - The Beautiful Ones
Glass Animals - Season 2 Episode 3
Toots Thielemans - Rain Waltz
島津健一トリオ Kenichi Shimazu Trio - バラに降る雨 Bara ni Furu Ame
Funky DL - Le Jazz Courant Noir (Jazz Lounge Remix)
Nujabes featuring Cise Starr - Sky Is Tumbling
Freddie Joachim - Rain Drops

Frank Ocean - Siegfried
Seiho - Edible Chrysanthemum
Vijay Iyer & Rudresh Mahanthappa - All the Names
Dream Koala - Synthetic Evolution
Julianna Barwick - Nebula
Dawn Golden - Chevrotain
Peter Broderick - Conspiraling
(Olafur Arnalds featuring Nanna Bryndis Hilmarsdottir - Particles)
Kate Bush - This Woman's Work
Copeland - The Last Time He Saw Dorie
Akira Kosemura & Haruka Nakamura - Drizzle
[.que] - Curtain
LASTOrder - Reindeer

The Album Leaf - Between Waves
De De Mouse - come on morning
Yoshida Brothers - Storm
Dauwd - Ritter Sport
LA Priest - Party Zute/Learning to Love
Kaytranada featuring Little Dragon - Bullets
Bibio featuring Olivier St. Louis - Why So Serious?
Michael Jackson - I Can't Help It
Mark Farina - Cali Spaces
Jamie Woon - Spirits

Sunday, August 28, 2016

8/28/16 The Night Out: Hip Hop / KTUH SUB Sun. 3-6am

Doing a Hip Hop set for this late night slot. Forgot to play a cut from the Mushroom Jazz series, but expect to hear them in future shows.

Speaking of which, Mark Farina is coming down to the islands for the Labor Day weekend. He'll be performing at Pure (Kalihi) on Sunday, September 4, and at Dragon Upstairs on Monday, September 5.  The Mark Farina shows has now been pushed back. Certain event pages have more info.

Frank Ocean - Skyline To
크러쉬 CRUSH - In the Air
Chance the Rapper - All Night
Common - Geto Heaven Pt. 2
Anderson .Paak featuring BJ the Chicago Kid - The Waters
Digable Planets - Jettin
Kendrick Lamar featuring Rapsody - Complexion (A Zulu Love)
Funky DL - Le Jazz Courant Noir (Jazz Lounge Remix)
The Pharcyde - Drop
The Roots - What They Do
k-os - B-Boy Stance
Outkast - Players' Ball
Reflection Eternal - The Blast

크리틱 CRITIC - Fly Away
J Dilla - Won't Do
Deltron 3030 - Virus
Cannibal Ox - Real Earth
King Geedorah - Fazers
Prefuse 73 featuring Ghostface Killah & El-P - Hide Ya Face
Mos Def - Supermagic
Giggs - Talkin Da Ardest
The Streets - Two Nations
Gil Scott-Heron - Me & the Devil
Black Milk - How Dare You
Beastie Boys - So What'cha Want
Del the Funky Homosapien - Grand Royal

Fela Kuti - Expensive Shit
Nujabes featuring Substantial - Waiting for the Clouds
Mac Miller - Brand Name
Childish Gambino - All the Shine
De la Soul - Stakes is High
A Tribe Called Quest - I Left My Wallet in El Segundo
CICADA - No border
m-flo featuring daoko - Irony
Lauryn Hill - Everything Is Everything