Thursday, December 31, 2015

12/31/15 Best of 2015 Side B / KTUH SUB Thurs. 3-6pm

Subbing in for DJ Mermaid's Kai Leo Nui for this New Years' Eve. Welcome to my second Best of 2015 special where I showcase just some of my favourite music of this past year (or as much as I can fit in three hours).

fulare_pad - Itoshikute
Jake Shimabukuro - Oama
Ben Folds - Long Way to Go
Grandbrothers - Ezra Was Right
Beirut - At Once
Dungen - Åkt Dit
Beach House - Sparks
아진 Azin - 잔상 [After Image]
The Internet - Girl
daoko - fly
Kendrick Lamar featuring Rapsody - Complexion (A Zulu Love)
Lee Ayur featuring Shing02 - Meguru

Mark Rose - Like a Dark Sky Holds the Moon
옥상달빛 Dalmoon - 달리기 [Running]
Coldplay - Adventure of a Lifetime
Peterpan Complex featuring Yozoh - 촉촉 [Moist]
YMCK - Neo Identity
Negoto - endless
tofubeats featuring Dream Ami - Positive
Towa Tei & friends - Luv Pandemic
Maaya Sakamoto - 私が知っている5つの方法 Shiawase ni Tsuite Watashi ga Shitteiru Itsutsu no Hōhō
Passepied - Answer
CHVRCHES - Never Ending Circles
Jamie xx - Girl
Stèv - Urbinian

cuushe - Shadow
The Bilinda Butchers featuring Smany - Sentimental Girls Violent Joke
androp - Ghost
Kaddisfly - The Painter
Beach Slang - Bad Art & Weirdo Ideas
Title Fight - Rose of Sharon
Ling tosite sigure - end roll fiction
Envy - Ignorant Rain at the End of the World
死んだ僕の彼女 [My Dead Girlfriend] - 少女が冷たく笑ったら Shojo ga Tsumetaku Warattara
Wax Idols - Lonely You
indigo la End - 忘れて花束 Wasurete Hanataba
Geographer - I'm Ready
Sakanaction - Goodbye (NEXT WORLD Remix)

Today's interstitial music:  Noah, Tame Impala, Shigeto + various stuff from Ghostly Swim 2, Kamasi Washington, Fort Romeau, Leno Lovecraft, Cornelius, Nils Frahm, Howling, Errors

Have a wonderful new year! See you in 2016.

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

12/29/15 My Little Corner of the World: Best of 2015 / KTUH Tues. noon-3pm

Welcome to the Best of 2015 edition, where I'll be playing just some of my favourite music from this year. Trying to pack everything into a three-hour show. However, I'll be subbing for DJ Mermaid this Thursday New Years' Eve, 3-6pm. I'll be playing anything that I couldn't fit on today's show then, which will be Part 2 of my Best of 2015 special.

Moullinex - Things We Do
Daoko - かけてあげる Kakete Ageru
Pinkylab - Morning After
Mariana in Our Heads - Flash Shot
chouchou - eden
Pirokalpin - 波の音 Nami no Oto
LLLL - Long Drive
Blur - Ice Cream Man
Purity Ring - Push Pull
The Bird and the Bee - Please Take Me Home
Panda Bear - Principe Real
Madeon - Zephyr
capsule - Beyond the Sky

Last Dinosaurs - Apollo
Kensei Ogata - Golden Hair
Sakanaction - 新宝島 Shin Takarajima [New Treasure Island]
Fox Capture Plan - Supersonic
mouse on the keys - leviathan
CHEEZE - Romance
Toe featuring Kaela Kimura - オトトタイミングキミト Ototo Timing Kimito
tsunenori - Parabolic Geometry
ESNO featuring Bonjour Suzuki - 21時のクラゲと月 21ji no Kurage to Tsuki
Neon Indian - The Glitzy Hive
Hot Chip - Need You Now
No Devotion - Why Can't I Be With You?
Perfume - Relax in the City

spangle call lilli line - azure
Unison Square Garden - シューガソングとビターステップ Sugar Song & Bitter Step
Ultra Tower - 希望の歌 Kibou no Uta
WEAVER - Kuchizuke Diamond
österreich - 無能 Munō [Incompetence]
Nagi Yanagi - 春擬き Harumodoki [Pseudo-Spring]
Maaya Sakamoto x Cornelius - あなたは保つもの Anata wa Tamotsumono
Atlantis Airport - 光と影の間 Hikatokage no Ma
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu - もんだいガール Mondai Girl
Caro Kissa - Saturday Morning
Sleater-Kinney - A New Wave
FIDLAR - West Coast
Tame Impala - Yes I'm Changing

Today's interstitial music:  Teen Daze, Nautiluss, Ryosuke Miyata, Nils Frahm, Dfalt, Jaga Jazzist, Calm, Inoue Shirabe, nitsua, Masayoshi Fujita, Cumeo Project, Jake Shimabukuro, YYSHIDD, Lawrence, and this adorable bit from Koufuku Graffiti.


Tuesday, December 22, 2015

12/23/15 My Little Corner of the World: Holiday Special / KTUH Tues. noon-3pm

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I hope everyone's having a wonderful holiday so far. This week, I'll be playing some wintery and Christmas tunes.

Ace Enders - D.T.H.
Kitaro - Angels We Have Heard on High
The Bird and the Bee - Carol of the Bells
Cornelius - Holiday Hymn
Vince Guaraldi Trio - O Tannenbaum
Wallflower - Looks Like Snow
Imagine Peise / The Flaming Lips - Frosty the Snowman
Nils Frahm - Merry
Ace Enders - Blue Xmas
Bill Evans - Santa Claus is Coming to Town
Yuki Murata - Fuyu no Toki
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Skating
Beggie Adair - Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow
lulu + Mikeneko Homeless - This Christmas Lovely Day (Hercelot Remix)
fox capture plan - Christmas Comes to Our Place
Rourourourous - Wonderful Christmastime Is Here

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - 8 Days (of Hanukkah)
Phoenix - Alone on Christmas Day
A Sunny Day in Glasgow - The Strange Presents of Idols (Merry Christmas!)
Anthony Green - Christmas Waltz
From Indian Lakes - Bad Holiday
Dan Wilson & the Tropicals - Are You Lonely Tonight, Mrs. Claus?
Spitalfield - It's Cold Out There
Copeland - Walking Downtown
Sondre Lerche & Jherek Bischoff - Surviving Christmas
Super Furry Animals - The Gift That Keeps Giving
Far featuring Chino Moreno & Grady Avenell - Feed the World (Do They Know It's Christmas)
Looming - Christmastime
Punchline - Icicles
Saosin - Mookie's Last Christmas

Sufjan Stevens - Hey Guys! It's Christmas Time!
Shonen Knife - Space Christmas
The Rosebuds - Journey to Christmas Island
!!! - And Anyways, It's Christmas
서태지 Seotaiji - (TAK Remix)
Dent May - I'll Be Stoned for Christmas
My Dead Girlfriend - Hades in the Dead of Winter
Jack's Mannequin - The Lights and Buzz
Kou Shibasaki - actuality
Maaya Sakamoto x Cornelius - 東京寒い Tokyo Samui
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence
Rosie Thomas - Silent Night
Pizzicato One - 12月24日 [December 24]

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

12/15/15 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Tues. noon-3pm

Good luck to everyone taking their finals, and congratulations to those who already finished! Kicking off the show with some calm study music from ambient, acoustic to jazz and instrumental beats.

Nils Frahm - Re (Helios Rework)
Lanterns on the Lake - Stepping Down
Jono McCleery - Clarity
Empress Of - Standard
Sufjan Stevens - Fourth of July
Anthony Green - Better Half
Ace Enders - Mele
m.e - artificial flowers grow
Ryan Hemsworth featuring Dawn Golden - Snow in Newark (Sad VIP version)
tofubeats featuring Yoshie Nakano of EGO-WRAPPIN' - Betsu no Ningen
mus.hiba - hane
KRTS - Come to This

Susumu Hirasawa - The Time Being Proud of Its Heterogeneity
CHEEZE - Moments of All
fox capture plan - inchoate
Jake Shimabukuro - Train Ride
A Sunny Day in Glasgow - Shut Your Mouth, It's Christmas
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - World of Love
Benjamin Clementine - The People and I
The Drowning Dreamers Band - Pattern
Brand New - Nobody Moves
Wax Idols - I'm Not Going
Thornapple - Blue Spring

Asian Kung-Fu Generation - Magic Disk
spangle call lilli line - echoes of S
Mansions on the Moon - Radio (Exale Remix)
Last Dinosaurs - Evie
Craft Spells - After the Moment
Mark Rose - You Come Along
Peterpan Complex featuring Yozoh - Moist
Flight Facilities featuring Elizabeth Rose - I Didn't Believe
Sakanaction - Slow Motion
Passepied - Kumo no Ito
Maaya Sakamoto - Triangular
Yuuca - Melt
Daoko - Yumemiteta no Atashi

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

12/8/15 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Tues. noon-3pm

Coldplay - Adventure of a Lifetime
Neon Indian - Techno Clique
Hot Toddy - Late Night Boogie
Strange Talk - When It Feels So Good
Maho Littlebear - Blue Square
Throwing Snow - Seren
Craft Spells - Party Talk
Toe - G.O.O.D.L.U.C.K.
Pizzicato One - Kinouno Tsuzuki
Masayoshi Fujita - Puppet's Strange Dream Circus Band
spangle call lilli line - iris
Stereolab - Three Longers Later

Talk In Tongues - While Everyone Was Waiting
The Libertines - Up the Bracket
Stone Temple Pilots - Lady Picture Show
Sean Lennon - Home
Grimes - Flesh Without Blood
Neon Bunny - Romance in Seoul
Animal Collective - Grass
nitsua - Morning Horizon
mus.hiba - heya(部屋) [room]
Linn Mori - All of a Sudden
Robert Glasper Trio - The Worst
fox capture plan - ...with wind
Benjamin Clementine - Condolence
Touché Amoré - Condolences

Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell
Beirut - No No No
Jake Shimabukuro - Hi'ilawe
Mark Rose - The One Where It Didn't Work Out
Straightener - Free Road
Maritime - Inside Out
Hibou - Dissolve
Sakanaction - Yoru no Odoriko (agraph remix)
Meishi Smile - Pastel (LLLL Remix)
lulu + Mikeneko Homeless - Kisses
Kinoko Teikoku - 怪獣の腕のなか Kaijū no Ude no Naka
Aimer - Brave Shine
Ling tosite sigure - SOSOS
Turntable Films - Light Through

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

12/1/15 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Tues. noon-3pm

Rachael Yamagata will be performing on Wed. Dec. 2 at the Doris Duke Theatre at the Honolulu Museum of Art for the first time.  More information can be found on the event's Facebook page.  I'll also be giving away passes to the concert on my show today so stay tuned!

spangle call lilli line - azure
The Bilinda Butchers featuring Smany - Sentimental Girls Violent Joke
My Dead Girlfriend - hades in the dead of winter
Club 8 - Someday
Weaver - Kuchizuke Diamond
fox capture plan - Supersonic
Kneebody & Daedelus - Platforming
ハイスイノナサ Haisuinonasa - 地図に無い町 Chizu ni nai Machi [Town Not on a Map]
nitsua - No One Like You
ESNO - Airy Batilda -remix-
Frameworks - Branches
Hot Toddy featuring Danielle Moore - Won't Let Go (Black Strobe Remix)

Sakanaction - 「聴きたかったダンスミュジック、リキッドルームに」Kikitakatta Dance Music, Liquid Room ni.
Hot Chip - Dancing in the Dark
Rachael Yamagata - Elephants
Azin - 잔상 Jansang [After Image]
Kinoko Teikoku - 猫とアレルギー [Cat & Allergy]
Beach House - Marjorette
Benjamin Schoos featuring Mark Gardner - Worlds Away
Serge Gainsbourg - Melody Nelson (Molecule Remix)
Air featuring Francoise Hardy - Jeanne
Friendly Fires - Paris
Phoenix - Fences
Ella Fitzgerald - I Love Paris

Stereolab - Three Women
Panda Bear - Crosswords (EP mix)
EL VY featuring Ural Thomas - Sleepin' Light
Foo Fighters - Sean
Beach Slang - Bad Art & Weirdo Ideas
Tame Impala - New Person, Same Old Mistakes
Rachael Yamagata - Worn Me Down
Dalmoon - 달리기 [Running]
Shin Rizumu - Music Life
Mr. Children - エソラ Esora
Perfume - Relax in the City
マクロスMACROSS 82-99 - 葛城 ミサトKatsuragi MisatoYEBISU (Yung Bae Edit)
Saint Pepsi - Better