Friday, July 26, 2019

7/26/19 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Back in the Air Room with more new/semi-new music from Mercury Prize shortlister SEED Ensemble, Blood Orange, Chouchou, Lusine, RADWIMPS, Vickeblanka, SUGIZO with miwa & more.

R.I.P. Art Neville (The Meters, The Neville Brothers 1937-2019), Johnny Clegg (1953-2019)

SEED Ensemble featuring Cherise Adams-Burnett - The Dream Keeper
Vivian Sessoms featuring Keyon Harrold - Dreaming of a Boy
Lonnie Liston Smith & the Cosmic Echoes - Meditations
Sigur Rós - Glósóli [Glowing Sole]
Caspian - Moksha
Grover Washington, Jr. - Can You Stop the Rain R
Brad Mehldau - Striving After Wind
Keiko Matsui - Espirit

The Meters - Ann
Trinidad Steel Drummers - Cissy Strut [The Meters cover]
Savuka - Asimbonanga (Mandela)
Peter Gabriel - Biko
Miriam Makeba - Nongqongqo (To Those We Love)
AfroCubism - Djelimady Rumba
El Chicano - Sabor A Mi [Taste of Me] R
João Gilberto, Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil & Maria Bethãnia - Aquarela do Brasil [Brazilian Watercolor]
Montefiori Cocktail - On a Clear Day (Tu sai chi sei) [Sunaga T. Experience Remix]
Bebel Gilberto - Momento
Yuna featuring Tyler the Creator - Castaway
크러쉬 CRUSH featuring MISO - Castaway
Blood Orange - Benzo

Khruangbin - A La Sala
Stanley Turrentine - Salt Song R
Crumb - The Letter
Tycho - Into the Woods
Chouchou - Utopia
Cassius - Summer
Lusine featuring Jenn Champion - Not Alone
Yerin Baek featuring Car, the Garden - I Don't Know
Hot Chip - Clear Blue Skies
RADWIMPS - 愛にできることはまだあるかい Ai ni dekirukoto wa mada arukai [Is There Still Anything That Love Can Do?]
ビッケブランカ Vickeblanka - Lucky Ending

12:00pm BONUS
Sugizo x miwa - A Red Ray
iri - Wonderland
DAOKO - 水星 Suisei [Mercury] [tofubeats cover]

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

7/23/19 Totally Wired (SUB) / KTUH noon-12:30pm

Subbing the first half-hour for Yoko Eno. Mickey Weems takes over from 12:30-3:00pm with students from Gachon University as guests. Both Mickey and I will be playing all Korean music for this special show.

우효 OOHYO - Tennis
Yerin Baek - Maybe It's Not Our Fault
헤이즈 HEIZE featuring DEAN & DJ Friz - And July
크러쉬 CRUSH featuring 후디 Hoody - Close Your Eyes
치즈 CHEEZE - Be There
LOOΠΔ - Love Letter
아워멜츠 [Hourmelts] - Time Feedback
Humming Urban Stereo - ARS

Friday, July 19, 2019

7/19/19 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

A block of music by João Gilberto in tribute to the father of Bossa Nova, and a tribute to Kyoto Animation featuring theme songs from some of my favorite KyoAni works (and a couple from my Plan-to-Watch list).

Plus new releases by Tycho, Khruangbin, Yuna & more.

R.I.P. João Gilberto (1931-2019); Jerry Lawson (The Persuasions, 1944-2019); and to the many animators and creators who lost their lives from such a pointless and cruel arson attack.

まじ娘 majiko - Don't You Worry 'Bout a Thing [Stevie Wonder cover]
John Coltrane - Equinox
Nat King Cole - The Very Thought of You
Les Louanges - DMs
Tycho featuring Saint Sinner - For How Long
Khruangbin - Sisters & Brothers
Brad Mehldau - O Ephraim
Kindo - Catch the Gleam
Keiko Matsui featuring Marcus Miller - Echo
Flying Lotus - Heroes in a Half Shell
Kamasi Washington - Testify
Lonnie Liston Smith & the Cosmic Echoes - Sunbeams

Caetano Veloso, João Gilberto, Gilberto Gil & Maria Bethãnia - Bahia com H
João Gilberto - Chega de Saudade
Stan Getz & João Gilberto - Bim Bom
Stan Getz & João Gilberto featuring Astrud Gilberto - The Girl From Ipanema
João Gilberto - Este Seu Olhar
João Gilberto - Corcovado [from In Tokyo]
João Gilberto - Não Vou Pra Casa

Bebel Gilberto - Tanto Tempo
Cannonball Adderley & the Bossa Rio Sextet - O Amor Em Paz (Once I Loved) R
Phonte - Ego
The Persuasions - Good Times
Anderson .Paak - Such Great Heights [The Postal Service cover]
Yuna featuring Masego - Amy
iri - Shade

Sharon Van Etten - No One's Easy to Love
Travis - Driftwood
우효 OOHYO - Tennis
Cut Copy - Unforgettable Season
Wild Nothing - Ride
John Mayer - Gravity R

Chata - だんご大家族 Dango Daikazoku [Great Dango Family]
茅原実里 Chihara Minori - みちしるべ Michishirube [Guidepost]
aiko - 恋をしたのは Koi no Shita no wa [I Was In Love]
ちょうちょ ChouCho - 優しさの理由 Yasashii no Riyū [Reason of Kindness]
洲崎綾 Aya Suzaki - ドラマチックマーケットライド Dramatic Market Ride
放課後ティータイム Ho-kago Tea-Time - Don't say "lazy"

Friday, July 5, 2019

7/5/19 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

The KTUH Alumni Airwave Takeover, where past DJs return to grace the airwaves once again with their talent and excellent music selection for one week, will be happening from July 7-13. Program schedule for the Alumni Takeover is now available at

A little correction from earlier: you got PhDJ taking over this timeslot with It's Lit! for the Alumni Takeover week. Tune in then, and throughout the week for more excellent alumni DJs.
Music prominently featuring the piano for most of the first hour, followed by some bossa nova. Plus new music from Daigo Hanada, Fabian Almazan Trio, Keiko Matsui, Kana Hanazawa & more.

Crumb - M.R.
Brad Mehldau - The Garden
Steve Gadd Band - Norma's Girl
Mathias Eick - Family
Eluvium - Inherent Mosaic
Daigo Hanada - En
Moby - Porcelain R
Ólafur Arnalds - Ljósið [The Light]
Fabian Almazan Trio - Songs of the Forgotten
Bill Evans Trio - Some Other Time
Anat Cohen Tentet - Milonga Del Angel [Dance of the Angel]

Keiko Matsui featuring Gretchen Parlato - Spirit Dance
Thalma de Freitas - Sorte!
Astrud Gilberto with Stanley Turrentine - Ponteio [Bridge]
Wanda de Sah - Agua de Beber [Drinking Water]
Nara Leão - O Barquinho [Little Boat]
Antônio Carlos Jobim - The Red Blouse
João Gilberto, Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil & Maria Bethãnia - Bahia com H [Bahia With an H]
Bebel Gilberto - Lonely
Vinicius Cantuaria - Agua Rasa
Tatsuro Yamashita - Fragile
Tyler the Creator featuring Charlie Wilson & Jessy Wilson - Earfquake
Marvin Gaye - My Last Chance [Salaam Remi Remix]
Ben Pirani - Dreamin's For Free

SBTRKT - Heatwave
Flying Lotus - Takashi
LASTorder - Lilac
Com Truise - Ultrafiche of You
Hot Chip - Echo
우효 OOHYO - Brave
花澤香菜 Kana Hanazawa - Hello, Again ~昔からある場所~ Mukashikara Aru Basho [A Place from Old Times] [My Little Lover cover]
まじ娘 majiko - Wish
The Appleseed Cast - Asking the Fire for Medicine
サカナクション Sakanaction - 忘られないの Wasurarenaino [Can't Forget]
E ve - 僕らまだアンダーグラウンド Bokura mada Underground [We're Still Underground]