Friday, March 29, 2019

3/29/19 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

A block of music from Scott Walker and The Walker Brothers in tribute to the legendary Pop and Avant Garde musician. Plus new music from Alfa Mist, Vijay Iyer & Craig Taborn, FKJ, Stella Donnelly, Nilüfer Yanya, Masayuki Suzuki, ORESAMA & more.

Noel Scott Engel (a.k.a. Scott Walker, 1943 - 2019)
Keith Flint (The Prodigy, 1969 - 2019)
Roger Charlery (a.k.a. Ranking Roger [The Beat], 1963 - 2019)

細野晴臣 Haruomi Hosono - 薔薇と野獣 Bara to Yajū [Rose & Beast] (new ver.)
Norman Connors - You Are My Starship
Alfa Mist - Retainer
The Comet Is Coming - Birth of Creation
Amina Figarova - Tumbling Prisms
Vijay Iyer & Craig Taborn - S.H.A.R.D.S.
Theon Cross featuring Moses Boyd & Nubya Garcia - Panda Village
Ryo Fukui - Sonora

bohemianvoodoo - 石の教会 Ishi no Kyōkai [Stone Church] (album ver.)
Steve Lacy [Jazz] - Louise
Steve Lacy [R&B] - Dark Red
FKJ - Leave My Home
Durand Jones & the Indications - Too Many Tears
Marvin Gaye - Flyin' High (In the Friendly Sky)
Benny Sings featuring Cornelius - My World

The Walker Brothers - Make It Easy On Yourself
The Walker Brothers - The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore
Scott Walker - Funeral Tango
Scott Walker - Montague Terrace (In Blue)
The Walker Brothers - No Regrets R
Scott Walker - The World's Strongest Man
Scott Walker - Farmer in the City

Jimmy Eat World - Firestarter [The Prodigy cover]
American Football featuring Hayley Williams - Uncomfortably Numb
Stella Donnelly - Lunch
Nilüfer Yanya - Angels
Andrew Bird - Olympians
The Beat - Ranking Full Stop
Hot Chip - Atomic Bomb [William Onyeabor cover]
鈴木雅之 Masayuki Suzuki featuring 伊原六花 Rikka Ihara - Love Dramatic
DAOKO × 岡村靖幸 Yasuyuki Okamura - Step Up Love
ORESAMA - ワンダーランドへようこそ Wonderland e Yōkoso [Welcome to Wonderland]
CHAI - Wintime

Friday, March 22, 2019

3/22/19 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Catching up on past music suggestions, and loads of new music from Meitei, The Comet is Coming, Etienne Charles, Andrew Bird, The Claypool Lennon Delirium, Lemaitre, tricot, CHAI, American Football, Myth & Roid, & more.

Plus a short tribute to legendary guitarist Dick Dale and session drummer Hal Blaine (via a classic The 5th Dimension tune he performed on as part of the Wrecking Crew).

R.I.P. Hal Blaine (1929 - 2019) & Dick Dale (1937 - 2019).

Meitei - Chouchin
細野晴臣 Haruomi Hosono - 恋は桃色 Koi wa Momoiro [Love is Pink] (new ver.)
Oliver Nelson - Stolen Moments (Telefon Tel Aviv Remix)
The Comet Is Coming - Timewave Zero
The Breathing Effect - Rising Inside
Amina Figarova - All We Dance
Sonny Clark - Cool Struttin' R
Herbie Hancock - Speak Like a Child R
Nori Tani - Samba de Amigos

ADAM at, jizue & Schroeder-Headz - Colours
Etienne Charles - Dame Lorraine
Tipsy - Mr. Excitement
Beirut - Family Curse
Andrew Bird - Bloodless
Julie Driscoll with Brian Auger & the Trinity - Season of the Witch R
The Claypool Lennon Delirium - Boriska
The 5th Dimension - Aquarius / Let the Sunshine In
Maynard Ferguson - The Cheshire Cat Walk R

Benny Sings - Not Enough
Lemaitre - Better Now
The Japanese House - You Seemed So Happy
Durand Jones & the Indications - Walk Away
Steve Lacy - Ryd
tricot - 大発明 Dai Hatsumei [Great Invention]
Dick Dale - Nitro
Dick Dale - Riders in the Sky
CHAI - Choose Go!
Kero Kero Bonito - Swimming
American Football featuring Elizabeth Powell (Land of Talk) - Every Wave to Ever Rise
Myth & Roid - shadowgraph
美波 Minami - カワキヲアメク Kawaki wo Ameku [Crying for Rain]
halca - Sentimental Crisis
Tourist - Emily

Friday, March 15, 2019

3/15/19 Golden Radiothon / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Back again for this Golden Radiothon. Many thanks again to DJ Ai Kane for subbing my show last week. You can find more of his radio madness on the Heavy Entertainment! Show, every Wednesdays, 9pm-midnight.

Thank you to everyone who has donated so far for this Radiothon, especially during my show. The Golden Radiothon, celebrating KTUH's 50th anniversary, will be going on until March 16, from 6am to 10pm each day. If you'd like to support KTUH, you can call in during those hours at (808) 956-5288, or donate online at

Bill Evans - Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams
Milt Jackson - Bags' Groove
John Coltrane - Like Sonny
Miles Davis & Sonny Rollins - My Old Flame
Nina Simone - Here Comes the Sun [The Beatles cover]
Oliver Nelson - Stolen Moments
Wayne Shorter - Footprints
Charlie Parker - Stella by Starlight
Henry Mancini - Mr. Lucky Theme

Lonnie Liston Smith and the Cosmic Echoes - Astral Traveling
Marvin Gaye - After the Dance
Hugh Masekela - Night in Tunisia [Dizzy Gillespie cover]
Cal Tjader & Charlie Byrd - Tereza My Love
Jean-Luc Ponty - Egocentric Molecules
SOIL&"PIMP"Sessions - A New Day
Stanley Turrentine - Salt Song
Sérgio Mendes & Brasil '66 - Like a Lover
Bebel Gilberto - Os Novos Yorkinos
Antonio Carlos Jobim - Lamento
Wanda de Sah - Tem Do

Sade - Love Is Stronger Than Pride
Durand Jones & the Indications - Circles
Aretha Franklin - Walk On By [Dionne Warwick cover]
Al Green - Love and Happiness
Stevie Wonder - Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday
Benny Sings featuring Mocky - Duplicate
Jesse Colin Young - Morning Sun
Brandi Carlile - The Joke
Cornelius - Star Fruits Surf Rider
Friday Night Plans - Plastic Love [Mariya Takeuchi cover]

Friday, March 1, 2019

3/1/19 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

DJ Ai Kane will be filling in for me next week. I'll be back on the 15th during Radiothon, which takes place this year from March 9 to 16.

New music this week from Durand Jones & the Indications, Benny Sings, tofubeats, The Japanese House, & more. Plus we pay tribute to a couple of musicians we lost this past week.

R.I.P. Mark Hollis (Talk Talk, 1955 - 2019) & Andy Anderson (ex-The Cure, 1951 - 2019)

Amina Figarova - Morning Mist
Andrew Lawrence - Pure Imagination
Milt Jackson & John Coltrane - Stairway to the Stars
Herbie Mann - Bags' Groove [Milt Jackson cover] R
Maynard Ferguson - Primal Scream R
Jean-Luc Ponty - Ethereal Mood R
Beirut - Corfu
Alfredo Rodríguez & Pedrito Martínez - Flor
Harold López-Nussa - Preludio (to José Juan)
Michel Legrand - Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Nori Tani - Winter

Talk Talk - After the Flood
Mark Hollis - The Gift
Lee Oskar - Before the Rain R
Lani Hall - Tiny Dancer [Elton John cover] R
Carole King - Jazzman
Stevie Wonder - Blowin' in the Wind [Bob Dylan cover]
Brian Auger featuring Julie Driscoll - Flesh Failures (Let the Sunshine In)
Homeshake - Anything at All
Durand Jones & the Indications - Morning in America
Tennyson featuring Aloe Blacc - Body Language
Jamiroquai - Alright
Benny Sings featuring Faberyayo - Nakemeguro

山下達郎 Tatsurō Yamashita - ミライのテーマ [Theme of Mirai]
大貫妙子 Taeko Ōnuki - 何もいらない Nani mo Iranai
tofubeats - Plastic Love [Mariya Takeuchi cover]
majiko featuring GAGLE - Scratch the World
The Japanese House - Maybe You're the Reason
Talk Talk - Life's What You Make It
The Cure - The Lovecats
Copeland - Night Figures
Jessica Pratt - Poly Blue
DAOKO x 米津玄師 Kenshi Yonezu - 打上花火 Uchiage Hanabi [Fireworks]
奥華子 Hanako Oku - ガーネット Garnet