Sunday, December 30, 2018

12/30/18 Best of 2018 Pt. 2 / KTUH SUB noon-3pm

Subbing for DJ Yoko Eno's Totally Wired again. This time, I'm playing (just some) more of my favorite music from the past year that I couldn't fit into Friday's show. Still had to scramble to fit everything in since there was so much great music this year.

Yeule - Pocky Boy
Mac Miller - Come Back to Earth
Prince - International Lover [Piano & A Microphone 1983 version]
toe - F_A_R
Sade - Flower of the Universe
Arctic Monkeys - Star Treatment
Melody's Echo Chamber - Shirim
Onra - Let Me Fantasize
Rhye - Count to Five
Sam Wilkes - Tonight
Vivian Sessoms featuring Keyon Harrold - Dreaming of a Boy
Nao Kawamura - Awake
Antonio Adolfo - Pentatonica

Fox Capture Plan - Greatest Blue
Jizue - Green Lake
bo en - Love in a Song
A Beacon School - It's Late
The fin. - Vacant Sea
Lamp - 誰も知らない Dare mo Shiranai [Nobody Knows]
Vinyl Williams - Noumena
Wild Nothing - Oscillation
Straightener - Superman Song
Polkadot Stingray - 少女のつずき Shōjo no Tsuzuki [A Girl's Gotta Walk]
Frankie Cosmos - Duet
Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Hunnybee
Suede - Wastelands

Death Cab For Cutie - I Dreamt We Spoke Again
Hopesfall - Tunguska
幾何学模様 Kikagaku Moyo - Majupose
George Clanton - Livin' Loose
泉まくら Macra Izumi featuring ラブリーサマーちゃん Lovely SummerChan - いのち Inochi [Life]
やなぎなぎ Nagi Yanagi - 未明の君と薄明の魔法 Mimei no Kimi to Mahō no Hakumei
Yaeji - One More
크러쉬 CRUSH - 잊을만하면 [Bittersweet]
MorMor - Heaven's Only Wishful
CHVRCHES featuring 水曜日のカンパニー [Wednesday Campanella] - Out of My Head
Perfume - Future Pop
sumika - Fiction
Childish Gambino - Summertime Magic

Interstitial music:  Lights & Motion, Julia Holter, Lena Raine, Natalie Prass, Jon Hopkins, Kelly Moran, [.que], Rival Consoles, Abstract Orchestra, Mondo Grosso

Friday, December 28, 2018

12/28/18 Best of 2018 / KTUH Fri. 7am-noon

Today is a 5-hour special, subbing part of DJ Lovebug's Alphabet Soup/For Fun & For Free Fridays.  I'll be looking at some of my favorite music from this past year, as much as I can fit into a 5-hour set.  There are also several songs that were either released late 2017, or past singles that were re-recorded or re-mastered for releases this year but I still loved them as much as the music released this year.

In addition, links to some of these songs (via Youtube, Soundcloud, etc.) will be provided so you can enjoy them.  Have a safe and wonderful celebration, and happy new year!

* denotes music released Nov. and Dec. 2017
** denotes older music re-recorded for 2018 release 

Yussef Dayes & Alfa Mist featuring Mansur Brown - Love is the Message
Joe Armon-Jones - Almost Went Too Far
The Midnight Hour [Adrian Younge & Ali Shaheed Muhammad] featuring Laetitia Sadier, Questlove & Keyon Harrold - Dans Un Moment D'errance
Adrian Younge - Come Back
Kamasi Washington - The Space Travelers Lullaby
James Blake - If the Car Beside You Moves Ahead
Wye Oak - It Was Not Natural
Cursive - Everending
Now, Now - AZ
Aimer - Ref:rain
Jake Shimabukuro - The Greatest Day

Leon Thomas featuring Buddy - Favorite
Anderson .Paak featuring Kendrick Lamar - Tints
向井太一 Taichi Mukai - Siren
Cut Copy - Ocean Blue
Pomo featuring Harrison Brome - Intoxicated
Humming Urban Stereo - Fantasy
우효 OOHYO - Papercut [English version]
Roosevelt featuring Washed Out - Forgive
DAOKO - 終わらない世界で Owaranai Sekai de [Never-ending World]
A.A.L. [Against All Logic a.k.a. Nicolas Jaar] - I Never Dream
NEGOTO - Saturday Night *
For Tracy Hyde - Underwater Girl *
The Pillows - Thank you, my twilight [FooL on CooL generation version] **

Chima - urar
中田ヤスタカ Yasutaka Nakata - Digital Native
Shook - Close Your Eyes
Esperanza Spalding - Touch in Mine
Kandace Springs - 6 8
Thom Yorke - Unmade
Sudan Archives - Sink
Sampha - Treasure
Kindo - Catch the Gleam
The Chick Corea + Steve Gadd Band - Serenity *
GoGo Penguin - A Hundred Moons
mouse on the keys featuring Dominique Fils-Aimé - Pulse

Lucy Rose - All That Fear
BADBADNOTGOOD x Little Dragon - Tried
Thundercat featuring BADBADNOTGOOD & Flying Lotus - King of the Hill
Blood Orange - Orlando
Charles Bradley - Fly Little Girl
Kali Uchis featuring Bootsy Collins & Tyler, the Creator - After the Storm
Leon Bridges - Shy
Little Dragon - Lover Chanting
The Internet - Roll (Burbank Funk)
SOIL&"PIMP"Sessions featuring Nao Kawamura - Drivin'
Natalie Prass - Short Court Style
Blue Berry - Why Do You Love Me
Kero Kero Bonito - Dump
Chad Valley - L.A. in August
佐々木恵理 Eri Sasaki - ふゆびより Fuyubiyori [Winter Weather]
Yo La Tengo - Ashes

Beach House - Lemon Glow
Straightener - Braver
Digitalism - Holograms
Last Dinosaurs - Bass God
Mitski - Nobody
CHVRCHES - Heaven/Hell
JYOCHO - 互いの宇宙 Tagai no Uchu [A Parallel Universe]
Mass of the Fermenting Dregs - New Order
Ride - Cold Water People
土岐麻子 Asako Toki - Black Savanna
Friendly Fires - Love Like Waves
HONNE featuring Tom Misch - Me & You ◑
ORESAMA - 銀河 Ginga [Galaxy] [Hi-Fi Pops mix] **

Interstitial music:  John Coltrane, Ólafur Arnalds, DJ Okawari, Portico Quartet, Wild Nothing, The Field, Flamingosis, Kamaal Williams, Leon Vynehall, Khruangbin, Vivian Sessoms, Masayoshi Fujita, fulare pad, suicideyear, Prefuse 73, Snail's House, Shinichi Atobe, DÉ DÉ MOUSE

Sunday, December 23, 2018

12/23/18 Totally Wired (SUB) / KTUH Sun. noon-3pm

Subbing for YOKO ENO. Playing some more holiday music, mostly in the Indie Rock/Folk range this time.  New music from Les McCann, The Brian Jonestown Massacre & more.

Les McCann - I'll Be Home for Christmas
LCD Soundsystem - Christmas Will Break Your Heart
Frightened Rabbit - It's Christmas So We'll Stop
Slow Club - Christmas TV
Glasvegas - A Snowflake Fell (and It Felt Like a Kiss)
Kate Bush - Among Angels
Leslie Odom, Jr. - My Favorite Things
Mariya Takeuchi - The Christmas Song
Stevie Wonder - Someday at Christmas
Super Furry Animals - The Gift That Keeps Giving
Stars - Your Ex-Lover Is Dead
Copeland - Not Allowed

Cocteau Twins - Frosty the Snowman
Shelling - Unfading Scent
Babygirl - Over In No Time
Madeline Kenney - Cut Me Off
Brandi Carlile - O Holy Night R
Big Star - Jesus Christ
Galaxie 500 - Strange
The Breeders - Spacewoman
Doves - Snowden
Rialto - Monday Morning 5:19
The Brian Jonestown Massacre - Forgotten Graves
Blinker the Star - Below the Sliding Doors
Bloc Party - So Here We Are
Anchor & Braille - Knew Then Know Now
The Stills - Of Montreal

Aztec Camera - Walk Out to Winter
Friendly Fires - Ex-Lover
Blitzen Trapper - Gold for Bread
17歳とベルリンの壁 [Seventeen Years Old and Berlin Wall] - 展望 Tenbō [Vision]
Spoon - 30 Gallon Tank
Stereophonics - Pick a Part That's New
Phoenix - Alone on Christmas Day
New Order - The Village
Sally Shapiro featuring Electric Youth - Starman
!!! - And Anyway It's Christmas
DJ Koze - Pick Up
우효 OOHYO - Papercut [English version]
Meishi Smile, LLLL, & U-Pistol featuring Calendula - Always

Friday, December 21, 2018

12/21/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Playing a holiday set today, with some Christmas music and other wintery tunes. Plus new music and some late year-end additions from Khruangbin, Sufjan Stevens, Remington Super 60, Maison book girl, Men I Trust, Macra Izumi, Gutevolk & more.

Next week will be a 5-hour Best of 2018 special from 7am-noon, subbing part of DJ Lovebug's show. I hope you do join me earlier next Friday.

Khruangbin - Christmas Time is Here
John Coltrane - My Favorite Things
Eric Reed - Angels in the Snow
Dave Brubeck - Away in a Manger
Peggy Lee with Jud Conlon's Rhythmaires - It's Christmas Time Again
Ella Fitzgerald - The Secret of Christmas
Louis Armstrong with the Benny Carter Orchestra - Christmas Night in Harlem
Beegie Adair - The Christmas Waltz
David Benoit - The Christmas Story
Ray Charles - This Time of the Year
Arthur Lyman - Winter Wonderland
押尾コータロー Kōtarō Oshio - Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence

Prince - Sometimes It Snows in April
Joni Mitchell - River
Copeland - Love Affair
Sufjan Stevens - Lonely Man of Winter
佐々木恵梨 Eri Sasaki - ふゆびより Fuyubiyori [Winter Weather]
러브홀릭스 [Loveholics] - Miracle Blue
Sarah McLachlan - Angel R
Stars - The Woods
Remington Super 60 - A Winter Song
Mark Rose - It's Cold Out There
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - Ain't No Chimneys in the Projects
Run-DMC - Christmas in Hollis R
Al Green - What Christmas Means to Me
Nat King Cole - A Cradle in Bethlehem

Snail's House - [snowdrift]
山下達郎 Tatsurō Yamashita - Christmas Eve
Dreams Come True - 連れてって 連れてって Tsuretette Tsuretette [Take Me With You]
Maison book girl - おかえりさよなら Okaeri Sayonara [Welcome Back, Goodbye]
Meishi Smile, LLLL, & U-Pistol featuring Calendula - Always [Yoshino Yoshikawa Remix]
Porter Robinson featuring Imaginary Cities - Hear the Bells
The Kinks - Father Christmas R
Max & Eliza (from Wallflower) - Santa Claus Is Coming to Town Like the Way I Used To
Death Cab For Cutie - Northern Lights
Men I Trust - Say, Can You Hear
泉まくら Macra Izumi featuring ラブリーサマーちゃん Lovely SummerChan - いのち Inochi [Life]
From Indian Lakes - I'm Not There, But I'm Fine
Gutevolk - Stille Nacht (Silent Night)

12:00pm BONUS
Kate Bush - 50 Words for Snow

Merry Christmas / Happy Kwanzaa / Happy Holidays!

Friday, December 14, 2018

12/14/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Motivational and graduation music for the final day of exams and end of semester. Also featuring music from some of 2019's inductees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and new additions from Mogwai, Harvey Sutherland, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Earl Sweatshirt, Jessica Pratt, Copeland, The Japanese House & more.

Vivian Sessoms featuring Keyon Harrold - Dreaming of a Boy
Björk featuring serpentwithfeet - Blissing Me
Lights & Motion - Only You
Mogwai - Donuts
Joe Locke - Red Cloud
Harvey Sutherland featuring Nubya Garcia - Amethyst
Mathias Eick - Joni
Sérgio Mendes & Brasil '66 - Like a Lover
Antonio Carlos Jobim - Tide R
Gal Costa - Presente Cotidiano
Tamba Trio - 3 Horas da Manhã [3am]
Hugh Masekela - Riot

Art Blakey & His Jazz Messengers - Moanin' R
Charlie Rouse - Billy's Blues R
Keiko Matsui - Water Lily R
Georgia Anne Muldrow - Aerosol
Earl Sweatshirt featuring Cheryl Harris & Keorapetse Kgositsile - Playing Possum
[.que] - Nostalgia
Jessica Pratt - This Time Around
Damien Rice - Volcano R
Vashti Bunyan - Wayward
Kings of Convenience featuring Feist - Know How
Kenny Rankin - When Sunny Gets Blue R
Washed Out - A Dedication
Rhye - Open
Copeland - On Your Worst Day

The Japanese House - Follow My Girl
Frou Frou - Breathe In
Bright Eyes - First Day of My Life
HONNE - Day 1 ◑
Janet Jackson - Go Deep
The Cure - Catch
Roxy Music - Grey Lagoons
Radiohead - Lift
The Zombies - Care of Cell 44
Cut Copy - Airborne
DAOKO - 終わらない世界で Owaranai Sekai de [Never-ending World]
supercell - さよならメモリーズ Sayonara Memories

Friday, December 7, 2018

12/7/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Playing some calm Jazz and Ambient music for the first half of the show in preparation of final exams next week. Best of luck to everyone studying for finals!

New additions this week from Joe Locke, Piet Verbist Quartet, Grouper, Tirzah, SOPHIE, Little Dragon, Toro y Moi, Vivian Sessoms, & more, along with a couple of Buzzcocks classics in tribute.

R.I.P. Pete Shelley (1955-2018)

The 1975 - Mine
後藤理子 Riko Goto Trio - My flowers are tired
Stanley Turrentine with Milt Jackson - I Remember You
Joe Locke - Make Me Feel Like It's Raining
Ahmad Jamal Trio - Stolen Moments [Oliver Nelson cover]
Jay Thomas with the Oliver Groenewald Newnet - Ernie's Time
Piet Verbist Quartet - The Beauty in the Beast
Portico Quartet - Dust
Kelly Moran - Radian

Antonio Carlos Jobim - Caribe R
Bebel Gilberto - Tanto Tempo
Mary Lattimore - Hello from the Edge of the Earth
Grouper - Breathing
Copeland - The Last Time He Saw Dorie
Tirzah featuring Coby Sey - Devotion
Julia Holter - Another Dream
Rival Consoles - Sun's Abandon
SOPHIE - It's Okay to Cry
The Japanese House - Lilo
Little Dragon - In My House
Toro y Moi - Ordinary Pleasure
Charles Bradley - Can't Fight the Feeling
George Jackson - I Can't Do Without You
Abstract Orchestra - Curls

SOIL&"PIMP"Sessions featuring 三浦大知 Daichi Miura - comrade
Shad featuring Ian Kamau & Eternia - Another Year
Vivian Sessoms featuring Paradigm - Under My Skin
Mr. Twin Sister - Jaipur
Friendly Fires - Blue Cassette
Humming Urban Stereo - STUPID
The New Pornographers - The Bones of an Idol
Miike Snow - My Trigger
Jungle - Busy Earnin'
The Chemical Brothers featuring Tim Burgess [The Charlatans] - The Boxer
Last Dinosaurs - Sense
Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen in Love (with Someone You Shouldn't've)
Buzzcocks - Breakdown
Anberlin - Hell or High Water

Thursday, December 6, 2018

12/6/18 Music For Mood Swingers (SUB) / KTUH Thurs. noon-3pm

Subbing for DJ SuperCute this week. More Rock-oriented set with some Indie Dance thrown in between, including recent releases I've been needing to catch up on.

Last Dinosaurs - Bass God
The Dandy Warhols - Not If You Were the Last Junkie on Earth
Pixies - Gouge Away
The New Pornographers - This is the World of the Theatre
Kings of Leon - The Bucket
The Von Bondies - C'mon C'mon
Mitski - Me and My Husband
The Breeders - Safari
Pavement - Stereo
Japanese Breakfast - Boyish
Boygenius [Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, Lucy Dacus] - Me & My Dog
Interpol - It Probably Matters
Failure - Paralytics Flow
Abandoned Pools - Armed to the Teeth
Quicksand - Cosmonauts

Hopesfall - H.A. Wallace Space Academy
The Mars Volta - A Plague Upon Your Hissing
Daughters - Long Road, No Turns
Kikagaku Moyo - Fluffy Kosmisch
Melody's Echo Chamber - Shirim
U.S. Girls - Incidental Boogie
Madeline Kenney - Cut Me Off
We Were Promised Jetpacks - Repeating Patterns
Mass of the Fermenting Dregs - あさひなぐ Asahinagu
The Anniversary - The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
Wolf Parade - Artificial Life
The Unicorns - Ghost Machine
Palm - Dog Milk

Dom - Living In America
Chromatics - Kill for Love
CSS - Let's Make Love and Listen to Death From Above
Cut Copy - Stars Last Me a Lifetime
Toro y Moi - Freelance
피터팬 컴플렉스 [Peterpan Complex] featuring 요조 Yozoh - 촉촉 Chok Chok [Moist] (1999 version)
Humming Urban Stereo - Boundary
Jonathan Bree - You're So Cool
きのこ帝国 Kinoko Teikoku - Moon Walk
Doves - Last Broadcast
My Bloody Valentine - Only Tomorrow
Envy - Dawn and Gaze

Saturday, December 1, 2018

12/1/18 The Happy Oblivion Show (SUB) / KTUH Sat. noon-3pm

Subbing in for Mild Mannered DJ Bryan, who is out celebrating his twins' birthday.  Happy birthday to Kenzi and Kira!

New music today from Fox Capture Plan, The 1975, Seventeen Years Old and Berlin Wall, We Are the Night & more.

Super Furry Animals - Juxtaposed With U
Wild Nothing - Through Windows
Last Dinosaurs - Eleven
Homecomings - Blue Hour
CHEEZE - 다음에 또 만나요 [See You Again]
[.que] - faraway
Nelson Riddle and His Orchestra - Lamento [Antonio Carlos Jobim cover]
Kandace Springs - Don't Need the Real Thing
Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66 - Fool on the Hill R
Haruomi Hosono, Shigeru Suzuki & Tatsuro Yamashita - Coral Reef
요조 Yozoh - 반짝이게 해 [Let It Shine]
Kanji Ohta & the Jazz Family with Jimmy Heath - Tea For Two
Tommy Flanagan - Syeeda's Song Flute
블루베리 Blue Berry - Why Do You Love Me
Akira Kosemura - Departure

Fox Capture Plan - Internal Conflict
DEPAPEPE - Starry Night
sumika - Fiction
Cut Copy - Memories We Share
Roosevelt - Illusions
土岐麻子 Asako Toki - STRIPE
George Clanton - Make It Forever
Copeland - The Grey Man
Straightener - Boy Friend
The Bilinda Butchers - Girlfriend
17歳とベルリンの壁 [Seventeen Years Old and Berlin Wall] - 表明式 Hyōmeishiki [Declaration Ceremony]
Spangle call lilli line - azure

We Are the Night - SF
Minus the Bear - Fair Enough
CHVRCHES featuring 水曜日のカンパネラ [Wednesday Campanella] - Out of My Head
Kero Kero Bonito - Flyway
The pillows - Star overhead
Polkadot Stingray - 煌めく Kirameku [Spark]
NEGOTO - Moon Child
Spitalfield - The Only Thing That Matters
Stereophonics - Have a Nice Day
Humming Urban Stereo - Coming Out
佐々木恵梨 Eri Sasaki - ふゆびより Fuyubiyori
Chima - urar
Ichiko Aoba - 月の丘 Tsuki no Oka [A Hill of the Moon]

Friday, November 30, 2018

11/30/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

New additions this week from Jay Thomas with the Oliver Groenewald Newnet, Mr. Twin Sister, Avantdale Bowling Club, Shad, George Clanton, Harukatomiyuki, Homecomings, Peterpan Complex & more.

Abstract Orchestra - Raid
Freddie Hubbard - Dear John
Lonnie Smith - It's Changed
Ahmad Jamal Trio - You're My Everything
Kenny Burrell - Mule R
SOIL&"PIMP"Sessions - Dusk
Elvira Nikolaisen & Mathias Eick - I Concentrate on You
Cannonball Adderley Quintet - Stars Fell on Alabama
Richard Swift - The Hex
Ellis Marsalis Quintet - 12's It
Tommy Flanagan - Central Park West

John Coltrane - Too Young to Go Steady
Eiko Ishibashi - A Ghost in a Train, Thinking
Cannonball Adderley - Mercy Mercy Mercy R
Jay Thomas with the Oliver Groenewald Newnet - Yama
Mr. Twin Sister - Alien FM
Julia Holter - I Shall Love 2
Sampha - Treasure
Avantdale Bowling Club - Water Medley (Parts 1 & 2)
Taylor McFerrin featuring Bobby McFerrin & Cesar Camargo Mariano - Invisible/Visible
Alfa Mist featuring 2nd Exit - Exit

Shad featuring Steven Mulcare - The Fool, Pt. 2 (Water)
Anderson .Paak featuring Pusha T - Brother's Keeper
HONNE - Day 1 ◑
Humming Urban Stereo - 좋아해 (LIKE)
공중도둑 [Mid-Air Thief] - 곡선과 투과광 [Curve and Light]
George Clanton - Livin' Loose
Last Dinosaurs - Dominos
ハルカトミユキ Harukatomiyuki - 17才 17-sai
Homecomings - Songbirds
피터팬컴플렉스 [Peterpan Complex] - 모른 척해요 [Pretend You Don't Know Me]
Porter Robinson - Flicker
Snail's House - 秘密基地 Himitsu Kichi [Secret Base]
Orbital - Halcyon [Single Edit]

Friday, November 23, 2018

11/23/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Playing some new and semi-new music on this holiday weekend from Ellis Marsalis Quintet, Sons of Kemet, Tsukuyomi, Mid-Air Thief, Rival Consoles, Yves Tumor, HUS, Last Dinosaurs, Anderson .Paak, Ross From Friends, Friendly Fires & more.

Shinya Fukumori Trio - Hoshi Meguri no Uta
Charlie Rouse - When Sunny Gets Blue
Bill Evans Trio - Autumn Leaves
Herbie Hancock - Speak Like a Child R
Kandace Springs - Breakdown
Miles Davis - Freddie Freeloader R
Ellis Marsalis Quintet - The Garden
Chaka Khan featuring Dizzy Gillespie & Herbie Hancock - And the Melody Still Lingers On (Night in Tunisia) [Dizzy Gillespie cover] R
Abstract Orchestra - Accordion [Madvillain cover]

Charles Bradley with Menahan Street Band - Slip Away
SOIL&"PIMP"Sessions featuring Nao Kawamura - Drivin'
Your Song Is Good - On
Sons of Kemet - My Queen Is Anna Julia Cooper
Tsukuyomi - Parallel Tripper
Haruomi Hosono, Shigeru Suzuki, & Tatsuro Yamashita - Coral Reef
Tamba Trio - Beira-Mar
Stanley Turrentine - Salt Song R
João Gilberto, Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil, & Maria Bethânia - No Tabuleiro da Baiana [Woman From Bahia]
Wanda de Sah - So Danco Samba (Jazz 'n' Samba)
Ichiko Aoba - 誰かの世界 Dareka no Sekai [No One's World]
やなぎなぎ Nagi Yanagi - 赤橙 Sekitou [ACIDMAN cover]

공중도둑 [Mid-Air Thief] - 왜 [Why?]
Rival Consoles - Be Good
Yves Tumor featuring James K - Licking an Orchid
Eiko Ishibashi - Agloe
水曜日のカンパネラ [Wednesday Campanella] - 見ざる聞かざる言わざる [Three Mystic Apes]
HUS (Humming Urban Stereo) - Fantasy
Roosevelt - Shadows
Last Dinosaurs - Bass God
Anderson .Paak featuring Kendrick Lamar - Tints
Thundercat - Friend Zone (Ross From Friends Remix)
Friendly Fires - Heaven Let Me In

Friday, November 16, 2018

11/16/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Played more of a modern Jazz set for the first part of the show today. Lots of new music this week from Eiko Ishibashi, Sade, Thundercat, Alfa Mist, Abstract Orchestra, Julia Holter, Cut Copy, Nagi Yanagi, Azure Ray, DAOKO, Yaeji & more.

Eiko Ishibashi - To the East
Sade - The Big Unknown
Makaya McCraven - Inner Flight
Thundercat featuring BADBADNOTGOOD & Flying Lotus - King of the Hill
DJ Shadow - Changeling II (Adrian Younge Remix)
Esperanza Spalding - Touch in Mine
fox capture plan - Unsolved
Flamingosis - Last Stop
Alfa Mist - Resolve
Primitive Art Orchestra - Autumn Lover
DJ Okawari - Nostalgic Echoes
Abstract Orchestra - All Caps

Terrace Martin featuring Robert Glasper, Thundercat & Ronald Bruner Jr. - Curly Martin
David "Fathead" Newman - Hard Times
Shinya Fukumori Trio - For 2 Akis
Sigur Rós - Varúð
Julia Holter - Words I Heart
Ichiko Aoba - 妖精の手招き Yōsei no Temaneki [Enchantment of the Fairy]
Moses Sumney - Call-to-Arms
Charles Bradley with Menahan Street Band - Fly Little Girl
Richard Swift - Broken Finger Blues
Kansas City Express - This Is the Place
SOIL&"PIMP"Sessions featuring Shun Ikegai (from yahyel) & Kiala Ogawa (from Kodama) - Glitch
Kaytranada featuring Craig David - Got It Good

The Internet - Girl
Washed Out - Chimes
Cut Copy - Ocean Blue
Kero Kero Bonito - Dump
Perfume - 宝石の雨 Hōseki no Ame [Gem Rain]
やなぎなぎ Nagi Yanagi - 未明の君と薄命の魔法 Mimei no Kimi to Hakumei no Mahō [Magical Twilight of Your Early Dawn]
Suede - Don't Be Afraid If Nobody Loves You
Azure Ray - Palindrome
石田燿子 Yōko Ishida - 写真帖 Shashinjō [Photobook]
宇宙コンビニ Uchū Conbini - Everything Changes
DAOKO - 終わらない世界で Owaranai Sekaide [Never-ending World]
Friendly Fires - Paris
Yaeji - One More

Friday, November 9, 2018

11/9/18 My Little Corner of the World: Minithon! / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Thank you to everyone who either donated, or called in to drop some requests today. This Minithon mostly focused on the 50th anniversary event coming up sometime next year, and I have been honored to have been part of this station for 5 years of it. It means a lot to me, and I am grateful to everyone who has listened.

This Minithon will last until Sunday November 11. Stay tuned to the next Radiothon coming up in Spring.

Along with some of my current favorite Jazz and Soul tunes (old and new) and listener requests, I also got to fit in a couple of new music from Charles Bradley, SOIL&"PIMP" Sessions, Garcia Peoples & more.

Charles Bradley & the Menahan Street Band - Black Velvet
The Olympians - How Can I Love (Now That You're Gone)
BADBADNOTGOOD featuring Charlotte Day Wilson - In Your Eyes
Damien Rice - Cannonball R
Lucy Rose - All That Fear
Nina Simone - Wild Is the Wind
Prince - 17 Days
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme Part I: "Acknowledgement"
Oliver Nelson Septet - Stolen Moments

Cal Tjader & Charlie Byrd - Black Narcissus
Takuya Kuroda - Rising Son
SOIL&"PIMP"Sessions - A New Day
Yoshio "Chin" Suzuki - Our Sunday Morning
Keiko Matsui - Black Lion
Brain Auger - Happiness Is Just Around the Bend R
Juicy - Sugar Free R
Mtume - Juicy Fruit
George Benson - Gonna Love You More
Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back to Me (That's What I'm Going to Do)

Stevie Wonder - We Can Work It Out [The Beatles cover]
Smokey Robinson & the Miracles - If You Can Want
Hugh Masekela - Grazing in the Grass
Miles Davis - Prince of Darkness
Stanley Turrentine - I Haven't Got Anything Better to Do
Haruomi Hosono, Shigeru Suzuki & Tasturo Yamashita - 最後の楽園 Saigo no Rakuen [Last Paradise]
Roy Ayers Ubiquity - Everybody Loves the Sunshine
fox capture plan - the last story of the myth
Garcia Peoples - Four Walls
The pillows - Little Busters
竹内まりや Mariya Takeuchi - September
Ovall - Winter Lights

Friday, November 2, 2018

11/2/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

KTUH's Minithon, a smaller version of the spring Radiothon, will be going on from November 5, starting at 7am and ending at 9pm each day during the event. We will be raising money to prepare for KTUH's 50th anniversary in 2019, in addition to funds for equipment maintenance and everything we need to keep the station running. Minithon will take place until November 11 or if we reach our goal before then (in which KTUH will return to regular programming). More information can be found on

Featured new music from Kelly Moran, Ambrose Akinmusire, Yussef Dayes & Alfa Mist, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Primitive Art Orchestra, Eli Keszler, Makaya McCraven, Little Dragon, Skylar Spence, Beach House, Washed Out & more.

Kelly Moran - In Parallel
Thom Yorke - Unmade
Esperanza Spalding - 12 Little Spells
Ambrose Akinmusire - Particle / Spectra
Ahmad Jamal Trio - Dolphin Dance
Yussef Dayes & Alfa Mist featuring Mansur Brown - Love is the Message
Duke Ellington - Autumn Leaves R
Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Hanoi 6
Taylor McFerrin featuring Thundercat & Robert Glasper - Already There

Nao Kawamura - Awake
Primitive Art Orchestra - Gardenia
fox capture plan - Greatest Blue
Re-Trick - Cadence
Eli Keszler - Lotus Awnings
Makaya McCraven - Atlantic Black
Konono N°1 - Kule Kule
The Souljazz Orchestra - Mojuba
Mulatu Astatke - Yèkèrmo Sèw [A Man of Experience and Wisdom]
Disclosure featuring Fatoumata Diawara - Ultimatum

Leon Bridges - If It Feels Good (Then It Must Be)
HONNE featuring Tom Misch - Me & You ◑
Little Dragon - Lover Chanting
Skylar Spence - Carousel
Friendly Fires - Love Like Waves
Mondo Grosso featuring 満島ひかり Hikari Mitsushima - Labyrinth
DJ Okawari featuring fox capture plan - Lightning Moment
John Waite & Alison Krauss - Missing You R
Mitski - Washing Machine Heart
Beach House - Alien
Kero Kero Bonito - Dear Future Self
Washed Out - Step Back
青葉市子 Ichiko Aoba - 月の丘 Tsuki no Oka [A Hill of the Moon]
Garcia Peoples - Show Your Troubles Out R
Kikagaku Moyo - Nana

Friday, October 26, 2018

10/26/18 My Little Corner of the World: Halloween '18 / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Preparing for Halloween by playing some dark themes (at least what I can play in the daytime) along with some fun spooky music. Plus new releases by Ichiko Aoba, Lights & Motion, Thom Yorke, Esperanza Spalding, Cloud Nothings & more.

青葉市子 Ichiko Aoba - テリフリアメ Terifuri Ame [The Rain from Light and Shadow]
Lights & Motion - Beautiful Lies
Thom Yorke - Has Ended
Charles Mingus - Freedom
Joni Mitchell - God Must Be a Boogie Man [Charles Mingus cover]
Esperanza Spalding - 'Til the Next Full
Herbie Hancock - Watermelon Man
Cab Calloway - St. James Infirmary
Billie Holiday - Ghost of Yesterday
Ahmad Jamal - Old Devil Moon
Ray Conniff - I Concentrate on You
Air - Playground Love
Miles Davis - Limbo

Fela Kuti - Zombie
Childish Gambino - Zombies
Os Mutantes - Ave, Lúcifer
Portishead - Numb
24-Carat Black - I Want to Make Up
Moses Sumney - Rank & File
serpentwithfeet - cherubim
Linda Clifford - Never Gonna Stop R
Adrian Younge - The Leaves
Rhye - Blood Knows
Björk - Hunter

Lotic featuring Moro - Heart
Tom Waits - What Keeps Mankind Alive
Lead Belly - I'm On My Last Go Round
Robert Johnson - Hellhound on My Trail
Thrice - The Earth Will Shake
Kikagaku Moyo - Dripping Sun
Cursive - The Great Decay
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - Black Mold
Cloud Nothings - The Echo of the World
Thursday - Unintended Long Term Effects
People in the Box - 聖者たち Seijatachi [The Saints]
春ねむり Haru Nemuri - 春と修羅 Haru to Shura [Spring & Asura]
Coaltar of the Deepers - Dear Future

Friday, October 19, 2018

10/19/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

First half of the show focuses mostly on Jazz guitarists, from acoustic guitars to Brazilian legends. Plus an interview halfway through the show with Cuban pianist Harold López-Nussa as conducted by KTUH's DJ Barbie (currently Sun. mid-3am). Harold will be visiting Maui and the Big Island, concluding with a performance at the Kahilu Theatre in Waimea on Saturday, October 20.

Showcased new music by St. Vincent, Sampha, Low, Beach House, Shlohmo, Minus the Bear, Fox Capture Plan & more. Also featured a track by Pat Metheny, who will be performing at the Blue Note on October 29 & 30, and a couple from Kool Keith a.k.a. Dr. Octagon, who will be performing at Hawaiian Brian's on Thursday, October 25.

Kikagaku Moyo - Orange Peel
Mickey Baker - Autumn Leaves
Django Reinhardt - Nuages
Earl Klugh - Slippin' in the Back Door
Pat Metheny - Sueño Con Mexico
Hot Tuna - Mann's Fate
Michael Franks - Just Like Key Largo
Mae - Tisbury Lane
Darol Anger - Blue Midnight
押尾コータロー Kōtarō Oshio - Breeze
fulare_pad - いちばんぼし Ichibanboshi
Wes Montgomery - People

(Kenny Burrell - So Little Time)
Charlie Byrd - Vou Vivendo
João Gilberto - Bahia Com H [Bahia With an H]
Antonio Carlos Jobim - Wave
Os Mutantes - O Relógio
Gilberto Gil - Vitrines

Interview with Harold López-Nussa, conducted by DJ Barbie

Harold López-Nussa - Hialeah
Caetano Veloso - Cobra Coral
Maria Bethânia - Tocando Em Frente
Beck - Missing

St. Vincent - Slow Slow Disco
Sampha - Treasure
Low - Fly
Beach House - Black Car (Sonic Boom Remix)
Shlohmo - Wen 222
TOKiMONSTA featuring Kool Keith - The Force
Dr. Octagon - Blue Flowers
Cursive - Everending
Minus the Bear - Viaduct
Doves - Black and White Town
Kero Kero Bonito - Time Today
Aimer - Brave Shine
Fox Capture Plan - Capturism

Friday, October 12, 2018

10/12/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

A couple of traditional pieces featuring the shakuhachi found in KTUH's recent arrivals library, plus new music from BADBADNOTGOOD with Little Dragon, Sam Wilkes, Tim Hecker, Perfume, Shigeto, Kikagaku Moyo, Spiritualized, mewithoutYou & more.

Cursive - Remorse
Khruangbin - Rules
BADBADNOTGOOD x Little Dragon - Tried
Freddie Hubbard - Suite Sioux
Ahmad Jamal Trio - Poinciana
Coleman Hawkins - Body and Soul
Charlie Rouse - Quarter Moon R
John Coltrane - Say It (Over and Over Again)
Freddie Hubbard - Skydive R

Chet Baker - Autumn Leaves
Jake Shimabukuro - Bizarre Love Triangle [New Order cover]
Prince - Strange Relationship [Piano & a Microphone 1983 version]
Jay Rodriguez - Clouds
Sam Wilkes - Tonight
Donald Reid Womack with Rohōzan Tachibana & Yūzan Tachibana - Sword Flower
Kōhachiro Miyata - Honshirabe
Tim Hecker - In Death Valley
Chouchou - eden
(Yoshida Brothers - Morricone)
Ólafur Arnalds - they sink
DJ Okawari - Voice of Nature
Air France - Collapsing at Your Doorstep

Eri Nobuchika - Lights
Perfume - Future Pop
Flamingosis - You Were Meant For Me
Roosevelt - Under the Sun
Shigeto featuring Ian Fink - The Line Up
Cornelius - Drop
Kikagaku Moyo - Majupose
Damien Rice - Volcano R
Spiritualized - I'm Your Man
mewithoutYou - Julia (or, 'Holy to the LORD' on the Bells of Horses)'
The pillows - I think I can [FooL on CooL version]

Friday, October 5, 2018

10/5/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

A couple of works from recording engineer Geoff Emerick (The Beatles, The Zombies, Elvis Costello, Kate Bush, etc.) in tribute, and a little bit of an atmospheric/Jazz set going for the first half of the show. Thank you to everyone for the requests and feedback! Also played several songs in response to this morning's depressing news.

Despite everything, I hope everyone is having a safe weekend. We are celebrating College Radio Day at KTUH. And excellent news for once; my Friday on-air colleague Mike Curtis just passed his Bar Exam. Congratulations!

New releases (and semi-new music from the KTUH library) from David Garfield, Thom Yorke, Kairos Sextet, Al Di Meola, Ruby Velle & the Soulphonics, Cursive, Kero Kero Bonito, Yumi Zouma & more.

R.I.P. Geoff Emerick (1945-2018)

Kandace Springs - People Make the World Go Round [The Stylistics cover]
Ahmad Jamal - The World is a Ghetto [War cover]
Prince - 17 Days
David Garfield - Fragile
Kenji Kawai - Main Theme (Opening)
Ólafur Arnalds - ypsilon
Thom Yorke - Suspirium
Kairos Sextet - Sunspot
Larry Carlton - Smiles and Smiles to Go R
Nate Najar - La Mort Douce [France Gall cover]
Michael Franks - Tiger in the Rain

Goldfrapp - Pilots
Air - Le soleil est près de moi [The Sun Is Close to Me]
Stanley Turrentine - I Haven't Got Anything Better to Do R
Astrud Gilberto with Stanley Turrentine - Solo el Fin (For All We Know)
Da North Shore Surf Band - Night Rainbow
Al Di Meola featuring Kemuel Roig - Milonga Noctiva (Wandering Into the Dark)
Antonio Adolfo - Pentatonica
The Spinners - Games People Play
Ruby Velle & the Soulphonics - State of All Things
The Beta Band - Squares
Blood Orange - Orlando

The Zombies - This Will Be Our Year
The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows
Wild Nothing - Shallow Water
Mitski - Geyser
Cursive - Life Savings
Manic Street Preachers - If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next
Suede - The Invisibles
Foxing - Heartbeats
Annie - Heartbeat
Kero Kero Bonito - Dump
Yumi Zouma - In Camera
New Order - Krafty
The Radio Dept. - Heaven's on Fire
The pillows - Last Dinosaur [FooL on CooL version]
坂本真綾 Maaya Sakamoto - トライアングラー Triangler

Friday, September 28, 2018

9/28/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Celebrating 10 years of TV on the Radio's Dear Science,. Plus a song to get us ready for New Order in Honolulu next week (10/5), and some new music from Prince, The Olympians, Durand Jones & the Indications, The Mackrosoft, Suede, Roosevelt & more.

Prince - International Lover
Lucy Rose - All That Fear
Ahmad Jamal - Old Devil Moon
大貫妙子 Taeko Ōnuki - 突然の贈りもの Totsuzen no Okurimono
Chet Baker - September Song
Kandace Springs featuring Roy Hargrove - Unsophisticated
Nujabes featuring Hiroto Uyama - Spiritual State
Lee Oskar - Before the Rain R
John Coltrane - After the Rain R
Michael Franks - This Must Be Paradise R
Antonio Carlos Jobim - Lamento
Count Basie Orchestra featuring Joey DeFrancesco - April in Paris

Your Song Is Good! - Honeymoon Shuffle
[.que] - Bloomy
DJ Okawari featuring Lee Ayur & Jabberloop - Altair
Tomoya Naka - Rainy Song
Childish Gambino - Feels Like Summer
Roy Ayers Ubiquity - Searching
Larry Carlton - Smiles and Smiles to Go R
Ovall - Secret Time R
The Olympians - Stand Tall
Flamingosis featuring Birocratic - Flight Fantastic
Vanilla - P.S.
Natalie Prass - Short Court Style
Blood Orange - Saint
Durand Jones & the Indications - Put a Smile on Your Face

The Mackrosoft - First Bite
Cibo Matto - Spoon
Sunny Day Service - In the Sun Again
TV on the Radio - Halfway Home
Mitski - A Pearl
Polkadot Stingray - Rhythmy
Interpol - Complications
Stereolab - Tempter
Wild Nothing - The Closest Thing to Living
Suede - Wastelands
Roosevelt featuring Washed Out - Forgive
New Order - Crystal

Friday, September 21, 2018

9/21/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

KTUH is celebrating its 50th Anniversary early, and we are kicking off with a takeover at Bevy tonight (Fri, 9/21) from 8pm to 2am, and Saturday night (9/22) from 5pm to 2am. There will be live performances from Ragamuffs, Random Cowboys, and Common Dandies on Saturday night. KTUH DJs will be spinning music on both nights. Full lineup can be found at or on Facebook (at KTUH Honolulu).

On the live circuit, Of Montreal will be performing at Hawaiian Brian's Social Club on Thurs, September 27, and New Order will be performing at the Neil S. Blaisdell Center on Friday, October 5.

New music this week from Kandace Springs, Count Basie Orchestra, DJ Okawari, Richard Swift, clammbon, The Field, Disclosure, Digitalism, Shinichi Atobe & more, plus a mix session in the last half-hour.

Masayoshi Fujita - Mountain Deer
Sigur Rós - Viðrar Vel Til Loftárása [Good Weather for Airstrikes]
Ólafur Arnalds - undir
Kandace Springs - 6 8
Count Basie Orchestra featuring Stevie Wonder - My Cherie Amour [Stevie Wonder cover]
Stan Getz - I'll Never Be the Same
Hugh Masekela - Minawa
Diana Krall - 's Wonderful R
Kenny Burrell - Lotus Land R

DJ Okawari featuring Kie Katagi (from Jizue) - SAKURA Tears
Natalie Prass - The Fire
Natural Four - Why Should We Stop Now
Enchantment - It's You That I Need
Blue Magic - What's Come Over Me
Dionne Warwick - (They Long to Be) Close to You
Blood Orange featuring Ian Isiah - Holy Will
Richard Swift - Sept20
Gruff Rhys - American Interior
Brandi Carlile - My Song R
Elton John - All the Nasties
糸奇はな Hana Itoki - EYE
mol-74 - エイプリル April

Of Montreal - Requiem for O.M.M. 2
The Beths - Future Me Hates Me
The pillows - Star overhead
Wild Nothing - Letting Go
clammbon - Lush Life!
A.A.L. [Against All Logic] - I Never Dream
The Field - Divide Now
Disclosure - Moonlight
Digitalism - Glow
Flamingosis - Two Steppin' Into Fantasy
Cut Copy - Take Me Over [Mylo Remix]
Desired - Tropical Adventure [edit of Momoko Kikuchi's "Adventure"]
Shinichi Atobe - Heat 1 [excerpt]

Friday, September 14, 2018

9/14/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

A couple of songs by Mac Miller as we pay tribute, and more new music by toe, Lucinda Chua, Phony Ppl, The pillows, & more.

R.I.P. Malcolm McCormick (a.k.a. Mac Miller, 1992 - 2018)

Mitski - Come into the Water
toe - F_A_R
Vox Vidorra - Let Me Be
Max Richter - On the Nature of Daylight
Ólafur Arnalds featuring SOHN - unfold
Akira Kosemura - Shutter Girl [theme to Kanagawa Shutter Girl]
Lucinda Chua - Somebody Who
Devon Welsh - Vampires
Alfredo Rodríguez - Silver Rain
Yussef Kamaal - Black Focus
Yusef Lateef - African Song

Damien Rice with Lisa Hannigan - Cold Water R
Jake Shimabukuro - Little Echoes
Jizue - elephant in the room
The Tornados - Telstar
Haruomi Hosono, Shigeru Suzuki, & Tatsuro Yamashita - 最後の楽園 Saigo no Rakuen [Last Paradise]
Astrud Gilberto with Stanley Turrentine - Ponteio
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings - How Do I Let a Good Man Down?
Gabor Szabo - The Beat Goes On [Sonny & Cher cover] R
Gabor Szabo - Some Velvet Morning R
Aretha Franklin - The Weight [The Band cover]
Dionne Warwick - Walk On By
Blood Orange - Jewelry
Phony Ppl - Way Too Far
Stevie Wonder - Village Ghetto Land

Mac Miller - Objects in the Mirror
Mac Miller - Come Back to Earth
Radiohead - Pyramid Song
糸奇はな Hana Itoki - 環-cycle- Wa
坂本真綾 Maaya Sakamoto - Waiting for the Rain
Cannonball Adderley with the Bossa Rio Sextet of Brazil - O Amor 'Em Paz (Once I Loved) R
Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra - Sao Paulo
Beach House - Drunk in L.A.
Straightener - Braver
The pillows - Thank you, my twilight [FooL on CooL version]
Danny L. Harle - Broken Flowers
Desired - Every Part of Me Loves You Bae [edit of Junko Yagami's "Communication"]

Friday, September 7, 2018

9/7/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

A couple of September songs to bring in the new month, plus new music from Flamingosis, Tia Brazda, Jake Shimabukuro, Mowgli, Mitski, The Beths, Pomo & more.

Flamingosis - Return of the Love Jones
Tavares - Never Had a Love Like This Before
The Natural Four - Can This Be Real?
George Benson - Breezin'
Yussef Kamaal - Strings of Light
The Jackson 5 - All I Can Do Is Think of You R
Nujabes featuring Terry Callier - ordinary joe
Vinyl Williams - Sanctuary Spells
The Verve Jazz Ensemble - Bistro
Tia Brazda - Moondust Baby
Dinah Washington - September in the Rain
Ólafur Arnalds - ekki hugsa [Don't Think]
Devon Welsh - By the Daylight

Miki Yamanaka - Wonder
[.que] - Serious
Jizue - Grass (Room version)
Jake Shimabukuro - Bizarre Love Triangle [New Order cover]
Lani Hall - Tiny Dancer [Elton John cover] R
Osamu Kitajima - Hot Strings Invasion
Jiro Inagaki & His Soul Media - High Jack
Charles Bradley with Menahan Street Band - The World (Is Going Up in Flames)
The Four Tops - Bernadette
Blood Orange - Charcoal Baby
Low - Let's Stay Together [Al Green cover]
Al Green - Love and Happiness

竹内まりや Mariya Takeuchi - September
悲しい Kanashii ANDROID - APARTMENT¶ - New Days あなたと Anata to [With You] [edit of Shambara's "Solid Dance"]
角松敏生 Toshiki Kadomatsu - If You...
Talking Heads - This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody) [Mowgli Remix]
Mitski - Nobody
The Beths - Little Death
Wild Nothing - Oscillation
Interpol - Number 10
Death Cab For Cutie - You Moved Away
Your Song Is Good - Cruise
Pomo featuring Harrison Brome - Intoxicated
Digitalism - Pogo
BRADIO - Flyers

Friday, August 31, 2018

8/31/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Back after a week break, playing some post-Hurricane songs on this beautiful sunny Friday morning. Also featured some new music from Jizue, Devon Welsh, Ólafur Arnalds, Nick Kurosawa, Nate Najar, Blood Orange, Wild Nothing, Foxing, Babygirl, Interpol, Etsuko Yakushimaru, & more.

Death Cab for Cutie / I Dreamt We Spoke Again / Thank You for Today
Jizue / Green Lake / ROOM
Devon Welsh / Summers End / Dream Songs
Ólafur Arnalds / re:member / re:member
Jeff Baker / And So It Goes / Phrases
Mouse on the Keys / Shapeless Man (feat. Jordan Dreyer of La Dispute) / Tres
[.que] / To Beijing / Endless Journey
Nujabes / sea of cloud / Modal Soul
Alfredo Rodriguez / Algeria / The Little Dream
Jake Shimabukuro / Blue Roses Falling / Gently Weeps
Nick Kurosawa / Possible / Home - EP

Nina Simone / Wild Is the Wind / Wild Is the Wind
Nate Najar / I Will Wait For You / Under Paris Skies (Sous Le Ciel de Paris)
David Grisman / Neon Tetra / Hot Dawg R
Michael Franks / This Must Be Paradise / Abandoned Garden R
bohemianvoodoo / Adria Blue / echoes
江藤有希 Yuki Eto / 荒野 Kōya [Wilderness] / hue
The Midnight Hour / Redneph In B Minor / The Midnight Hour
Aretha Franklin / A Rose Is Still a Rose / A Rose Is Still a Rose
Blood Orange / Orlando / Negro Swan
The Meters / Thinking / Look-Ka Py Py
Ann Peebles / I Can't Stand the Rain / I Can't Stand the Rain
Charles Bradley / Through the Storm (feat. Menahan Street Band) / Victim of Love

Aimer / Ref:rain / Ref:rain / 眩いばかり - Single
Thursday / Running from the Rain / A City By the Light Divided
Beach House / Woo / 7
Wild Nothing / Partners in Motion / Indigo
Foxing / Grand Paradise / Nearer My God
Chad Valley / Up Again / Imaginary Music
Babygirl / Over In No Time / Lovers Fevers - EP
Oasis / Gas Panic! / Standing on the Shoulder of Giants
Interpol / Flight of Fancy / Marauder
やくしまるえつこ Etsuko Yakushimaru / 放課後ディストラクション Hōkago [Afterschool] Di(e)stra(u)ction
上坂すみれ Sumire Uesaka / Pop Team Epic / ノーフューチャーバカンス No Future Vacances
ポルカドットスティングレイ Polkadot Stingray / Ichidaiji / Ichidaiji
Ray LaMontagne / Let It Be Me / Gossip In the Grain R

Friday, August 17, 2018

8/17/18 Arethamatsuri / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

PROGRAM UPDATE:  No show on 8/24, due to Hurricane Lane. KTUH will be off the air as well from Thursday, August 23 at 3pm as we'll be switching to the civil defense line for important emergency updates. We'll be back on air Sunday, August 26 at 9am.

Please stay safe everyone!

New releases this week from Miki Yamanaka, Kūsō Iinkai, Vinyl Williams, Death Cab For Cutie and a couple of August and summer songs as we reach the end of summer break. We also pay tribute to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, with an hour-long set of personal favorites and listener requests.

R.I.P. Aretha Franklin (1942 - 2018)

Chad Valley / L.A. in August / Imaginary Music
Gruff Rhys / Drones in the City / Babelsberg
Miki Yamanaka / Eyes / Miki
The Verve Jazz Ensemble / Little Karin / Connect the Dots
Alice Coltrane / Turiya & Ramakrishna / Ptah the El Daoud
Minoru Muraoka / Take Five [Dave Brubeck cover] / Bamboo
Danny and the Fat Boys / After Hours / American Music R
Ben Webster / Soulville / Soulville R
The Midnight Hour / So Amazing (feat. Luther Vandross) / The Midnight Hour

Aretha Franklin / Unforgettable [Dinah Washington/Nat King Cole cover] / Unforgettable: A Tribute to Dinah Washington
Aretha Franklin / You Send Me [Sam Cooke cover] / Aretha Now
Aretha Franklin / Spirit in the Dark / Spirit In the Dark
Aretha Franklin / River's Invitation [Percy Mayfield cover] / Soul '69
Aretha Franklin with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Don't Play That Song (You Lied) / A Brand New Me
Aretha Franklin / One Step Ahead / A Bit of Soul
Aretha Franklin / Ain't No Way / Soul Queen
Aretha Franklin / It Was You (Aretha Arrives Outtake) / Rare & Unreleased Recordings from the Golden Reign of the Queen of Soul
Aretha Franklin / Call Me / This Girl's In Love With You
Aretha Franklin / Day Dreaming / Young, Gifted and Black
Aretha Franklin / Oh No Not My Baby / Spirit In the Dark
Aretha Franklin with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / I Say a Little Prayer / A Brand New Me
Aretha Franklin / Freeway of Love / Who's Zoomin' Who? R
Aretha Franklin / Jump to It / Jump to It R
Aretha Franklin / Chain of Fools / Lady Soul R

Stevie Wonder / Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday / My Cherie Amour
Dionne Warwick / Walk On By / Make Way for Dionne Warwick
Delegation / Oh Honey / Oh Honey - Single R
크러쉬 [Crush] / Close Your Eyes (feat. 후디 Hoody Kim) / wonderlost EP
Shook / Deep Dive / Bicycle Ride
Covet / glimmer / effloresce
Straightener / The Future Is Now / Future Soundtrack
空想委員会 Kūsō Iinkai / 宛先不明と再配達 Atesaki Fumei to Sai Haitatsu / 何色の何 Naniiro no Nani
Sunny Day Service / 卒業 Sotsugyō [Graduation] / the CITY
Vinyl Williams / Noumena / Opal
새소년 SE SO NEON / 여름깃 Summer Plumage / 여름깃 Summer Plumage - EP
Death Cab for Cutie / Summer Years / Thank You for Today

Friday, August 10, 2018

8/10/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Last minute changes in programming, so started back on schedule at 9am instead. New releases this week from CRUSH, CHVRCHES with Wednesday Campanella, De De Mouse, & more.

Shook / Close Your Eyes / Bicycle Ride
Boards of Canada / Dayvan Cowboy / The Campfire Headphase
My Bloody Valentine / Is This and Yes / m b v
Engineers / Home / Engineers
吉田ヨウヘイ Yoshida Yohei group / トーラス [Taurus] / ar
The Midnight Hour / Better Endeavor / The Midnight Hour
Khruangbin / August 10 / Con Todo El Mundo
Jerry Byrd / Hanalei Moon / Hawaiian Style Guitars
The Ink Spots / We Three (My Echo, My Shadow & Me) / The Best of the Ink Spots
Erroll Garner / Night and Day / Nightconcert
Terumasa Hino Quartet / Soulful / Alone, Alone and Alone

Wes Montgomery / West Coast Blues / Movin' Wes
Stanley Turrentine / Salt Song / Salt Song R
Antonio Adolfo / Luizao / Encontros - Orquesrtra Atlantica
フラリーパッド Fulare Pad / OCEAN '18 / Step Forward
Alfredo Rodriguez / The Little Dream / The Little Dream
[.que] / Walk Around / Endless Journey
Nujabes (feat. Shing02) / Luv (sic) pt. 3 (Ta-ku Remix) / Luv(sic) Hexalogy R
Kendrick Lamar / Feel. / DAMN.
Flying Lotus / See Thru to U (feat. Erykah Badu) / Until the Quiet Comes
The Internet / Beat Goes On / Hive Mind
GoGo Penguin / Raven / A Humdrum Star
Tom Misch / Movie / Geography

Sean Lennon / Two Fine Lovers / Into The Sun
Keiko Matsui / Two Hearts / Soul Quest
David Bowie / Word on a Wing / Station to Station
Grizzly Bear / Losing All Sense / Painted Ruins
Lucite Tokki / Summer (GTG Version) / Grow to Glow
크러쉬 [Crush] / Cereal (Feat. ZICO) / wonderlost EP
우효 OOHYO / Papercut / TBD
CHVRCHES feat. 水曜日のカンパネラ Wednesday Campanella / Out of My Head / TBD
DE DE MOUSE / Be Yourself / Be Yourself
Digitalism / Blitz / I Love You Dude
Damien Rice / The Blower's Daughter / O R

Thursday, August 9, 2018

8/7/18 KTUH SUB for Tues. 9pm-mid

Subbing this Tuesday night 21:00 - 24:00 slot. Playing some new Rock music along with some albums I haven't had a chance to play in the daytime, including Hopesfall, HTRK, Vendetta Red, Lucero, Vinyl Williams, A Place to Bury Strangers, Superchunk, Hot Snakes, Converge, American Nightmare, Otoboke Beaver, Birds in Row, Taken & more.

Also featured a song by Mastodon, who'll be playing at the Republik on August 21, and a short tribute to Sam Mehran (a.k.a. Matrix Metals & Outer Limits Recordings, formerly of Test Icicles).

R.I.P. Sam Mehran (1986 - 2018)

Hopesfall / Tunguska / Arbiter
Sparta / Air / Wiretap Scars
The Snake the Cross the Crown / The Contortionist / Like a Moth Before a Flame EP
Ride / Sennen / Vapour Trail - Single
Duster / Reed to Hillsborough / Stratosphere
Pavement / Rattled by the Rush / Wowee Zowee
The Cult / Fire Woman / Sonic Temple R
Super Furry Animals / Sidewalk Serfer Girl / Rings Around the World
Cocteau Twins / Cherry-Coloured Funk / Heaven or Last Vegas
Twin Cabins / Bridges / I'm Sure
Air / Space Maker / Pocket Symphony
HTRK / Mentions / Drama - Single

Wye Oak / The Alter / Civilian
Low w/ Tomandandy / Half Light / The Mothman Prophecies (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture)
Radiohead / The National Anthem / Kid A
Vendetta Red / Swim / Quinceañera
Number Girl / 透明少女 Tōmei Shōjo [Transparent Girl] / School Girl Distortional Addict
Wilco / Kicking Television / Kicking Television - Live In Chicago
Lucero / Bottom of the Sea / Among the Ghosts
Johnny Cash & Waylon Jennings / There Ain't No Good Chain Gang / The Essential Highwaymen R
Giant Sand / Yer Ropes / Glum
Stereolab / I Was a Sunny Rainphase / Fab Four Suture
Test Icicles / Circle. Square. Triangle / For Screening Purposes Only
Matrix Metals / Flamingo Breeze, part 4 / Flamingo Breeze
Vinyl Williams / Spirit of Now / Opal
Unknown Mortal Orchestra / Everyone Acts Crazy Nowadays / Sex & Food

Wax Idols / Heaven Knows / Happy Ending
Black Moth Super Rainbow / Rip on Through / Panic Blooms
A Place to Bury Strangers / There’s Only One of Us / Pinned
Soccer Mommy / Cool / Clean
Superchunk / What a Time to Be Alive / What a Time to Be Alive
Hot Snakes / I Need a Doctor / Jericho Sirens
Converge / Permanent Blue / Beautiful Ruin - EP
American Nightmare / American Death / American Nightmare
Otoboke Beaver / Anata Watashi Daita Ato Yome no Meshi
PUP / DVP / The Dream Is Over
Birds In Row / We Count So We Don't Have to Listen / We Already Lost the World
The Beautiful Mistake / On Building / Light a Match, for I Deserve to Burn
Scatter the Ashes / City in the Sea / Devout / The Modern Hymn
Edison Glass / Dear Honesty / A Burn or a Shiver
Taken / Regret / With Regard To - EP
Mastodon / Crystal Skull / Blood Mountain

Friday, August 3, 2018

8/3/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Starting off early, subbing in for the last 20 minutes of DJ Lovebug's Alphabet Soup. I'll be covering for the last 20-30 minutes of her show next week as well. This week, I feature (somewhat) new music from Ric Wilson, Ban:jax, Masayoshi Fujita, Snail's House, [.que], Jeff Baker, Oytun Ersan, Maribou State, Polkadot Stingray, & more.

Ric Wilson / Split (feat. Sen Morimoto) / BANBA
크러쉬 Crush / 잊을만하면 [Bittersweet] / TBD
밴젝스 Ban:jax / INSTANT (feat. amin) / TBD
Super Furry Animals / It's Not the End of the World / Rings Around the World
Masayoshi Fujita / It's Magical / Book of Life

Shook / Hello Sky / Bicycle Ride
Snail's House / [sunflower] / L'été
[.que] / Short Trip / Endless Journey
The Verve Jazz Ensemble / Connect the Dots / Connect the Dots
The Midnight Hour / Gate 54 / The Midnight Hour
Jeff Baker / People of Paper / Phrases
Antonio Adolfo / Capoeira Yá / Encontros - Orquesrtra Atlantica
Wes Montgomery / Five or Six / The Incredible Jazz Guitar of Wes Montgomery
John Coltrane / Untitled Original 11386 (Take 1) / Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album
Hugh Masekela / Part of a Whole / Home Is Where the Music Is

Oytun Ersan / Rise Up / Fusiolicious
Kamaal Williams / Broken Theme / The Return
Sun Ra and His Arkestra / Soft Talk / Super-Sonic Jazz
capsule / Retro Memory / S.F. Sound Furniture
Stanley Turrentine / Storm / Salt Song
Caetano Veloso / Tropicália / Caetano Veloso
Tom Zé / Elaeu / Estudando o Pagode [Study of Pagode]
Os Mutantes / Bat Macumba / Os Mutantes
Thee Oh Sees / Tidal Wave / Singles Collection, Vol. 1 & 2
The Budos Band / Budos Rising / The Budos Band II
Jean-Pierre Mirouze / Sexopolis / Le mariage collectif (Original Soundtrack)
Birocratic & Flamingosis / Look Both Ways! / Look Both Ways! - Single

Maribou State / Feel Good (feat. Khruangbin) / Kingdoms in Colour [out 9/7]
Michael Jackson / Baby Be Mine / Thriller R
DEAN / Love (feat. Syd) / TBD
Janelle Monáe / i Like That / Dirty Computer
Flume / Sleepless (feat. Jezzabell Doran) / Flume
TOKiMONSTA / Sweet Day / Midnight Menu
YURiKA / 鏡面の波 Kyōmen no Nami [The Waves on the Mirror's Surface] / Land of the Lustrous OP Theme
covet / howl / effloresce
Mass of the Fermenting Dregs / New Order / No New World
Polkadot Stingray / 少女のつづき Shōjo no Tsuzuki / 一大事 Ichidaiji
スネオヘアー Suneohair / ワルツ Waltz / カナシミ Kanashimi [Sorrow]
フラリーパッド fulare pad / Set It Free / Step Forward

Friday, July 27, 2018

7/27/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

New releases and debuts from The Internet, Thievery Corporation, Alfredo Rodríguez, Childish Gambino, Kali Uchis, Lotic, Verve Jazz Ensemble, covet, Straightener, OOHYO, Snail's House, Nine Inch Nails, & more.

Programming note:  Next week, I will be starting earlier at around 8:30am. I will be subbing in for DJ Lovebug for the last half-hour of her show.

The Internet / Stay the Night / Hive Mind
Leon Bridges / Shy / Good Thing
Thievery Corporation / Le Force Du Melodie (feat. LouLou Ghelichkhani) / Treasures from the Temple
Smoke City / Underwater Love / Flying Away
Antonio Adolfo / Pentatonica / Encontros - Orquesrtra Atlantica
Alfredo Rodríguez / Dawn / The Little Dream
フラリーパッド fulare pad / On Hawaiian Time / Step Forward
John Coltrane / One Up, One Down (Take 1) / Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album
Erroll Garner / Easy to Love / Nightconcert
Leon Vynehall / It Breaks (Chapter IX) / Nothing Is Still
St Germain / Family Tree / St Germain

Wes Montgomery / Bumpin' on Sunset / Just Walkin' R
Kamasi Washington / Show Us the Way / Heaven and Earth
Shook / Wind on the Water / Bicycle Ride
The Midnight Hour [Adrian Younge & Ali Shaheed Muhammad] / Dans Un Moment D'errance (feat. Laetitia Sadier, ?uestlove & Keyon Harrold) / The Midnight Hour
Ovall / Mr. Smith / In TRANSIT (Deluxe Edition)
Childish Gambino / Summertime Magic / Summer Pack - Single
Toro y Moi / Low Shoulder / Causers of This
Kali Uchis / Paranoid [Kanye West cover]
Serpentwithfeet / whisper / soil
Lotic / Solace / Power
Mose Allison / I Love the Life I Live / I Love the Life I Live R
The Verve Jazz Ensemble / Love For Sale / Connect the Dots
Stanley Turrentine / Vera Cruz / Salt Song

Arctic Monkeys / Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino / Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino
covet / sea dragon (feat. Mario Camarena) / effloresce
Crumb / Locket / Locket - EP
Straightener / Braver / TBD
Karla Bonoff / Baja Oklahoma / Live
Roy Harper / These Last Days / Bullinamingvase
Gorillaz / Idaho / The Now Now
우효 OOHYO / Papercut (Eng. version) / TBD
Snail's House / Warp Star
Suemitsu & the Suemith / Allegro Cantabile / The Piano It's Me
フレデリック Frederic / かなしいうれしい Kanashii Ureshii / Togenkyo
凛として時雨 Ling tosite sigure / abnormalize / i'mperfect
Nine Inch Nails / Shit Mirror / Bad Witch

Monday, July 23, 2018

7/23/18 The Ghost Hours (SUB) / KTUH Mon. mid-3am

Subbing for Gasper the Ghost for this late Sunday night, 24:00 - 27:00.

Pusha T / The Story of Adidon
Rich Brian / Cold / Amen
Black Thought / Twofifteen / Streams of Thought, Vol. 1 - EP
Phonte / Pastor Tigallo / No News Is Good News
Dabrye / Tunnel Vision (feat. Guilty Simpson) / Three/Three
Madvillain / Accordion / Madvillainy
Shad / A Good Name / TSOL
AZ / The Format / The Format
Black Star / Respiration (feat. Common) / Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star
Rapsody / Kingship / She Got Game
Guru / State of Clarity (feat. Common & Bob James) / Jazzmatazz, Vol. 4: The Hip Hop Jazz Messenger - Back to the Future
Logic / Young Sinatra III / Young Sinatra (Undeniable)
Big L / Put It On / Lifestylez ov da Poor & Dangerous
Showbiz & AG / Next Level (Nyte Time Mix) [by DJ Premier] / Goodfellas

MC Lyte / Cold Rock a Party / Bad As I Wanna B
Bahamadia / Uknowhowwedu / Kollage
Ovall / PLANET (feat. Akhenaton from IAM) / In TRANSIT
Mac Miller / 5 Foot Assassin (Pfife Dawg Tribute) R
Curren$y / This is the Life / Weekend At Burnie's
Acrylo / m a g n o l i a
Anderson .Paak / Without You (feat. Rapsody) / Malibu
SZA / Drew Barrymore / Ctrl
Saba / BUSY / SIRENS (ft. theMIND) / CARE FOR ME
Black Milk / unVEil (feat. Sudie) / Fever
DRAM / WiFi (feat. Erykah Badu) / Big Baby DRAM
Chrome Sparks / Marijuana / Sparks EP
Com Truise / Propagation / Iteration
Onra / Love Triangle / Nobody Has to Know

J. Cole / 1985 / KOD
A Tribe Called Quest / The Space Program / We Got It from Here... Thank You 4 Your Service
Dr. Octagon / 3030 Meets the Doc, Pt. 1 (feat. Del the Funky Homosapien) / Moosebumps: An Exploration Into Modern Day Horripilation
MF Doom / Gas Drawls / Operation: Doomsday
Common / I Used to Love H.E.R. / Resurrection
J Dilla / Time: The Donut of the Heart / Donuts
Nujabes / Feather (feat. Cise Starr & Akin from CYNE) / Modal Soul
The Streets / Has It Come to This? / Original Pirate Material
Q-Tip / Move / The Renaissance
Childish Gambino / Summertime Magic (Louis Futon Flip)
Ric Wilson / Soul Bounce / Soul Bounce
Beastie Boys / Shadrach / Paul's Boutique
Ghostface Killah / Clipse of Doom (feat. Trife da God) / Fishscale
Kendrick Lamar / I Hate You (feat. Ab-Soul)

Friday, July 20, 2018

7/20/18 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

New music from Antonio Adolfo, Adrian Younge & Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Erroll Garner, Mouse on Mars, Rich Brian, fulare pad, Polaris (JPN), Shook & more along with a few throwbacks thrown in during the last hour.

Antonio Adolfo / Atlantica / Encontros - Orquesrtra Atlantica
João Gilberto / Saudade fez um Samba / Chega de Saudade
Adrian Younge & Ali Shaheed Muhammad / It's You (feat. Raphael Saadiq) / The Midnight Hour
Erroll Garner / On Green Dolphin Street / Nightconcert
Wynton Marsails / April in Paris / Marsalis Standard Time, Vol. I
Kamasi Washington / Can You Hear Him / Heaven and Earth
Herbie Hancock / River (feat. Corinne Bailey Rae) / River: The Joni Letters
Joni Mitchell / A Chair In the Sky / Mingus
Lou Reed / I'm Waiting for the Man / Le Bataclan, Paris, 1972 R
Damien Rice / Elephant / 9 R

Terumasa Hino / Blue Smiles / Unforgettable
Hugh Masekela / African Secret Society / I Am Not Afraid
Steely Dan / Your Gold Teeth / Countdown to Ecstasy R
Konono N°1 meets Batida / Yambadi Mama / Konono N°1 Meets Batida
Mouse On Mars / Dimensional People, Pt. II (feat. Aaron Dessner & Justin Vernon) / Dimensional People
King Sunny Ade / Sunny Ti De Ariya / Juju Music
Mulatu Astatke / Chifara / Mulatu of Ethiopia
Khruangbin / Cómo Me Quieres / Con Todo El Mundo
Journey / In the Morning Day / Journey R
Melody's Echo Chamber / Quand Les Larmes D'un Ange Font Danser La Neige / Bon Voyage
Minus the Bear / Pachuca Sunrise / Menos el Oso

Straightener / Our Land / Future Soundtrack
Rich Brian / History / Head in the Clouds
TOKiMONSTA / Sa Mo Jung / Midnight Menu
フラリーパッド fulare pad / Step Forward〜まだ見ぬ明日へ〜 Mada Minu Asu e / Step Forward
Polaris / グラデーション Gradation / 天体 Tentai [Astronomical]
Tom Misch / Tick Tock / Geography
Domo Genesis / Dapper (feat. Anderson .Paak) / Genesis
Shook / I Will Be There / Bicycle Ride
Cornelius / Passionfruit / Spotify Singles
The Internet / Roll (Burbank Funk) [Kaytranada Remix]
Aritus / Keep / Walkingman EP
Fred Falke & Burns / Aurora / Part IV
Desired / Last Dance of the Night / Desired [edit of Kanako Wada's "Jenina"]
小瀬村晶 Akira Kosemura / 虹の彼方 Niji No Kanata [Beyond the Rainbow] (Metome Remix) / 虹の彼方 - Seven Colors Variations