Friday, February 21, 2020

2/21/20 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Lots of new music this week from Mayer Hawthorne, Moses Sumney, Khruangbin & Leon Bridges, The Avalanches, Tower of Power, Frnt Bznzz, Little Dragon, Tame Impala, Destroyer, Purity Ring, Haru Nemuri, Envy, The Radio Dept. & more.

Jeff Parker - 3 for L
Herb Ellis & Remo Palmier - Stardust
Gil Evans - Remember
Hank Mobley - I See Your Face Before Me
Cannonball Adderley - Elsa
Mark-Almond - The City R
Jake Shimabukuro Trio - On the Wing
Vieo Abiungo - Tinkerer
SOIL&"PIMP"Sessions - Man Steals the Stars
Christian McBride - Sister Rosa

Mayer Hawthorne - M.O.
Moses Sumney - Me in 20 Years
Khruangbin & Leon Bridges - Midnight
The Avalanches featuring Blood Orange - We Will Always Love You
The Mattson 2 - Isela
Gil Scott-Heron - New York Is Killing Me [reimagined by Makaya McCraven]
Tower of Power - Step Up
Frnt Bznzz featuring Nick Kurosawa & Joelene - Was It Love
Little Dragon - Hold On
Brothertiger - Something About You [Level 42 cover]
Orange Juice - Rip It Up
Poolside - Around the Sun

Tame Impala - Instant Destiny
Destroyer - Kinda Dark
The 1975 - Sincerity Is Scary
Purity Ring - Stardew
春ねむり Haru Nemuri - ファンファーレ Fanfare
YURiKA - マーブル Marble
Envy - Swaying Leaves and Scattering Breath
The Radio Dept. - The Absence of Birds
Andy Shauf - Neon Skyline
Bombay Bicycle Club - Do You Feel Loved?
David Gray - Babylon
The Innocence Mission - Movie
Chouchou - Satellite

Friday, February 14, 2020

2/14/20 Valentine's Day Jams / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Romantic tunes for this Valentine's Day episode, including new jams from Jake Shimabukuro Trio, Poolside & more.

Nicolas Godin - What Makes Me Think About You
Dexter Wansel - Together Once Again
Norman Connors - You Are My Starship
Bill Evans & Stan Getz - But Beautiful
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane - In a Sentimental Mood
Herb Alpert - This Guy's In Love With You
Willie Nelson - Valentine R
Chet Baker - You Make Me Feel So Young [Take 5]
CHEEZE - See You Again
Jake Shimabukuro Trio - Morning Blue
Poolside - Abandoned Tunnel
Sade - The Sweetest Taboo
Tuxedo featuring Dâm-Funk - Extra Texture

Marvin Gaye - Symphony [Salaam Remi LP Mix]
The Bees - I Love You
The Intruders - I Wanna Know Your Name
The Internet - Girl
Lee Fields & the Expressions - It Rains Love
Khruangbin & Leon Bridges - C-Side
Durand Jones & the Indications - Don't You Know
Delegation - Oh Honey
HONNE - Day 1 ◑
Flying Lotus featuring Little Dragon - Spontaneous
The New Jersey Connection - Love Don't Come Easy
Pomo featuring Harrison Brome - Intoxicated

De De Mouse - Regret
Friendly Fires - Love Like Waves
角松敏生 Toshiki Kadomatsu - If You...
Friday Night Plans - Plastic Love [Mariya Takeuchi cover]
Dent May - Born Too Late
Tahiti 80 - Heartbeat
Toro Y Moi - Low Shoulders
まじ娘 majiko - 春、恋桜 Haru, Koizakura [Love, Cherry Blossoms]
ボンジュール鈴木 Bonjour Suzuki - Lollipop Syndrome
Clairo - Softly
Every Little Thing - fragile
Spool - Be My Valentine
Perfume - Spice

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

2/12/20 Heavy Entertainment Show (SUB) / KTUH Wed. 9pm-mid

Subbing in for DJ Ai Kane for tonight's Sex Jams Week edition. Playing the usual love song mixed in with the occasional heartbreaker, including night moods and some jams I've been saving for Safe Harbor hours.

Kaytranada featuring Charlotte Day Wilson - What You Need
Disclosure featuring Sam Smith - Latch
The Knife - Heartbeats
Daft Punk - Something About Us
Semisonic - Secret Smile
Mazzy Star - Fade Into You
Hot 8 Brass Band - Sexual Healing [Marvin Gaye cover] R
The Replacements - Kiss Me On the Bus R
Angel Olsen - Shut Up Kiss Me
The Kooks - Junk of the Heart (Happy)
Still Corners - Berlin Lovers
Clairo - Bags
Floaters - Float On

Copeland - Pope
foryou, - ayy now
Marvin Gaye - I Want You
Common featuring John Legend & Bilal - Faithful
Little Dragon - Lover Chanting
PRXZM - What You Need
Charlotte Gainsbourg - Deadly Valentine

Prince - Erotic City
Aritus - Paris Walk
Mac Miller featuring Anderson .Paak - Dang!
DEAN featuring Syd - Love
Rich Brian - History
For Tracy Hyde - Afterdark

Steve Lacy - Love 2 Fast
Free Nationals featuring Syd - Shibuya [early version]
SZA - The Weekend
Kelela - Waitin [Kaytranada Remix]
A Tribe Called Quest - Find a Way
Mark Ronson featuring Angel Olsen - True Blue
Broken Social Scene - Boyfriends
Stars - One More Night (Your Ex-Lover Remains Dead)
Skylar Spence - Carousel
Romare - All Night
Smerz - Because
Kedr Livanskiy - Sky Kisses

Friday, February 7, 2020

2/7/20 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

A short tribute section in the third hour for producer and Gang of Four guitarist Andy Gill, featuring a couple of his production works.  Also featuring new music from Makaya McCraven reimagining Gil Scott-Heron, Jon Hopkins, Moses Sumney, Tame Impala, Akai Ko-en & more.

R.I.P. Andy Gill (1956 - 2020)

Mac Miller - Everybody [Arthur Lee cover]
Jeff Parker featuring Ruby Parker - Build a Nest
Robohands - Strange Times
Vieo Abiungo - Picked Down to Its Bones
Gil Scott-Heron & Makaya McCraven - I'm New Here
Christian McBride - Soldiers (I Have a Dream)
Herbie Hancock - Oliloqui Valley
Erroll Garner - It Ain't Necessarily So
Herb Ellis & Remo Palmier - Walkin'
Kanji Ohta & the Jazz Family with Jimmy Heath - East of the Sun
Grover Washington, Jr. - Passion Flower

Nicolas Godin featuring Kadhja Bonet - We Forgot Love
Jon Hopkins - Scene Suspended
Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond - Blue Moon R
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis - Hammer Head [Wayne Shorter tribute]
Hank Garland - Relaxing R
The Mattson 2 - Sea Cliff
Moses Sumney - Cut Me
Durand Jones & the Indications - Morning in America
Friday Night Plans - Criminal
Free Nationals featuring Callum Connor & T.Nava - Oslo
Kindness featuring Seinabo Sey - Lost Without

(Destroyer - It Just Doesn't Happen)
Caroline Polachek - So Hot You're Hurting My Feelings
Tame Impala - Lost in Yesterday
Andy Shauf - Thirteen Hours
Kevin Devine - Prehistoric [Now, Now cover]
Gang of Four - Not Great Men
Gang of Four - Return the Gift [Peel Sessions 1979]
Bis - Eurodisco
The Futureheads - Meantime
the peggies - Stand by Me
赤い公園 Akai Ko-en - 絶体零度 Zettai Reido [Absolute Zero]
Tricot - 混ぜるな危険 Mazeruna Kiken [Mixing Hazard]
YURiKA - 眠れる本能 Nemureru Honnou [Sleeping Instinct]
milet - The Show
De De Mouse - Magic

Friday, January 31, 2020

1/31/20 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

New music this week from Aaron Stroessner Quartet, Christian McBride, Jeff Parker, Andy Shauf, iri, Porter Robinson, tricot, Polkadot Stingray, De De Mouse & more.

Vieo Abiungo - What the Rain Restores
Resavoir - Plantasy
Aaron Stroessner Quartet - Mayday
Frank Zappa - Twenty Small Cigars
Christian McBride - Brother Malcolm
John Coltrane - Equinox
Erroll Garner - The Shadow of Your Smile
Jeff Parker - Gnarciss
Piero Umiliani - Atmosphere
Noriki - Mild Life
Herb Ellis & Remo Palmier - Windflower

Caspian - Division Blues
Pat Metheny - Sueño Con Mexico
TOKiMONSTA - Smoke & Mirrors
Nightmares on Wax - Les Nuits
Nicolas Godin - Concrete and Glass
Andy Shauf - Things I Do
Mild High Club - Windowpane
Monster Rally - In the Valleys
Free Nationals featuring Syd - Shibuya
Roy Ayers Ubiquity - Take All the Time You Need
Little Dragon - Tongue Kissing
Mac Miller - Woods
iri - 24-25

Bag Raiders featuring Mickey Kojak - Wild at Heart
Porter Robinson - Get Your Wish
Kindness - House
Wild Nothing - Foyer
Shea Seger - Last Time
Bombay Bicycle Club - People People
tricot - 順風満帆 Junpūmanpan [Smooth Sailing]
Polkadot Stingray - 女神 Megami [Athena]
Strange Talk - Climbing Walls
Official髭男dism [HIGE DANdism] - Yesterday
De De Mouse - Nulife
Android Apartment - Before You Leave Me
Chouchou - Hyper-euphoria

Friday, January 24, 2020

1/24/20 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

A short tribute to saxophonist Jimmy Heath, and some songs for a winter stroll especially for these cold Honolulu nights.  Plus new music from Mac Miller, iri/Seiho, Real Estate, Bombay Bicycle Club, The Innocence Mission, Caspian, Loathe & more.

R.I.P. Jimmy Heath (1926 - 2020), David Olney (1948 - 2020)

Jimmy Heath - On Green Dolphin Street
The Heath Brothers - Yardbird Suite
Kanji Ohta & the Jazz Family - Tea for Two
Erroll Garner - That's My Kick
Fiona Apple - Left Alone
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra - Mount Harissa
Sun Ra - Tapestry From an Asteroid
Mofoya - Magic Sands
Chouchou - World's End Lullaby
Nicolas Godin featuring Cola Boyy - The Foundation
jizue - junction
Robohands - Soul One

Monster Rally - Shell Snake
Piero Umiliani - Nostalgia (rhythm version)
Goldfrapp - Pilots
The Bees - I Love You
Blue Magic - Sideshow
Mac Miller - Complicated
Free Nationals featuring Benny Sings - Apartment
Sister Sledge - Thinking of You (Dimitri From Paris Remix)
Friday Night Plans - Plastic Love [Mariya Takeuchi cover]
iri - Wonderland (Seiho Remix)
Kaytranada - Scared to Death
SAULT - Why Why Why Why Why
Real Estate featuring Sylvan Esso - Paper Cup
Shook - City

Foxes in Fiction - Ontario Gothic
Immoor - Underside Up
A Beacon School - It's Late
Via Audio - Developing Active People
Bombay Bicycle Club - Let You Go
The Innocence Mission - The Brothers Williams Said
Caspian - Circles on Circles
David Olney - Women Across the River
Townes van Zandt - Colorado Girl
카더가든 [Car, the Garden] - 나무 [Tree]
Slowdive - Here She Comes
Loathe - Two-Way Mirror
Rude-α - LIFE

Friday, January 17, 2020

1/17/20 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Bringing in the new school semester with a batch of new music from Caspian, Beck/St. Vincent, Khruangbin & Leon Bridges, Caroline Rose, Friday Night Plans, OKDAL, The Innocence Mission, Shook, Anamanaguchi & Caroline Lufkin, Kami-sama I have noticed & more. Also featured some of the artists inducted into the Rock n Roll Hall of Fame this year, and a track from Aloha Got Soul's From These Shores compilation.

Honolulu Jazz Quartet - Honolulu Hang
Dave Brubeck Quartet - Over and Over Again
Chet Baker - You Make Me Feel So Young [Take 5]
Erroll Garner - Afinidad
Martin Denny - Quiet Village
Herbie Mann - Pendulum
Eddie Suzuki - High Tide
Gabor Szabo - Galatea's Guitar
Air - Les professionnels
Linda May Han Oh - Aventurine
Chouchou - Voyager
Caspian - Barfly

The Intruders - I Wanna Know Your Name
Blue Magic - What's Come Over Me
The Delfonics - Can You Remember
Beck - Uneventful Days [St. Vincent Remix]
Towa Tei - Butterfly [Cornelius Remix]
Khruangbin & Leon Bridges - C-Side
George McCrae - You Can Have It All
Ovall - Triangular Pyramid
Kaytranada featuring Durand Bernarr - Freefall
Caroline Rose - Feel the Way I Want
Benny Sings - Not Enough
Friday Night Plans - HONDA
The Doobie Brothers - Listen to the Music
Depeche Mode - Precious
Nine Inch Nails - Right Where It Belongs

Heather Woods Broderick - White Tail
Helado Negro - Pais Nublado
Kings of Convenience - Know-How [single mix]
옥상달빛 OKDAL [Rooftop Moonlight] - Good Night
Mazzy Star - Into Dust
The Innocence Mission - On Your Side
Shook - Lullaby
Ujico* - ぬらりひょん nurarihyon
Anamanaguchi featuring Caroline Lufkin - Sunset By Plane
神様、僕は気づいてしまった [Kami-sama, I have noticed] - 名前のない青 Namae no Nai Ao [Unnamed Shade of Blue]
Swervedriver - Mary Winter
Bombay Bicycle Club - Everything Else Has Gone Wrong

Friday, January 10, 2020

1/10/20 My Little Corner of the World / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

Lots of catching up on new music from Ovall, Free Nationals, Android Apartment, Kaytranada, Wild Nothing, Chouchou, La Dispute/Peter Broderick, Duster, J. Robbins, Ujico*, Perfume & more.

R.I.P. Anna Karina (1940 - 2019) & Gershon Kingsley (1922 - 2019)

Chet Baker - Everything Happens to Me [Take 2]
Blossom Dearie - Now at Last
Billie Holiday - Stars Fell on Alabama
Anna Karina - Chansons D'Angela
Francis Lai with Pierre Balouh - Samba Saravah
Horace Silver - Que Pasa [Trio Version]
TOKiMONSTA - Dream Chorus
Resavoir featuring Brandee Younger - Taking Flight
Kaddisfly - The Traveler
bohemianvoodoo - Anise
Ovall - Slow Motion Town
Herbie Mann - Don't You Know the Way (How I Feel About You) R
Cannonball Adderley & the Bossa Rio Sextet - Groovy Samba

Piero Piccioni - In Viaggio Attraverso L'Australia
Gershon Kingley - Hey, Hey
Oh Sees - The Experimenter
Santana - Batuka
Ray Brown Orchestra - Go Down Dying
Roy Ayers - Running Away R
Free Nationals - Lester Diamond
Android Apartment - In Other Words
Kaytranada featuring Charlotte Day Wilson - What You Need
Games - Midi Drift
Wild Nothing - Foyer
Cut Copy - Ocean Blue
Beck - Star
Chouchou - Lovers

La Dispute - You Ascendant [Peter Broderick Remix]
Duster - Letting Go
Franz Ferdinand - 40'
Charlotte Gainsbourg - Bombs Away [Toro Y Moi Remix]
Ringo Deathstarr - Stare at the Sun
DIIV - The Spark
Cave In - Winter Window
J. Robbins - Winter Sun
CHAI - Wintime
Ujico* - 雪女 Yuki Onna [Snow Woman]
LiSA - 紅蓮華 Gurenge [Red Lotus]
Perfume - 再生 Saisei [Regeneration]
[.que] - stargazer

Friday, January 3, 2020

1/3/20 Best of 2019: Side B / KTUH Fri. 9am-noon

First show of 2020, still looking back on some of my favorite music of the past year.  Resuming "regular episodes" and catching up on requests next week.

Wynton Marsalis - Daily Battles
Amina Figarova - Morning Mist
Andrew Lawrence - Pure Imagination
SOIL&"PIMP"Sessions - Tell a Vision
Vivian Sessoms - In the Making
Quantic featuring Sly5thAve - Orquídea
bohemianvoodoo - Painagama
May Okita - Let's Face the Music and Dance 
CHEEZE - Take Time
Jamael Dean - Kronos
The Comet Is Coming - Timewave Zero
James Blake - Lullaby for My Insomniac

fka Twigs - thousand eyes 
Sudan Archives - Iceland Moss
Anderson .Paak featuring Smokey Robinson - Make It Better
Michael Kiwanuka - Living in Denial 
Taylor McFerrin - All I See Is You
Tuxedo featuring DāM FunK - Extra Texture 
Yuna featuring Tyler, the Creator - Castaway
Kindness - Raise Up
Charlotte Gainsbourg - Bombs Away (Toro y Moi Remix)
Spangle call Lilli line - lay low 
Helado Negro - Fantasma Vaga
Andrew Bird - Bloodless 

Caroline Polachek - The Gate 
Heather Woods Broderick - My Sunny One
Weyes Blood - Movies
Sharon Van Etten - No One's Easy to Love
American Football - Every Wave to Ever Rise
DIIV - For the Guilty
For Tracy Hyde - 櫻の園 Sakura no Sono [The Cherry Orchard] 
SPOOL - Be My Valentine *
Broken Social Scene - Boyfriends
Cö Shu Nie - bullet
まくら Macra Izumi - endroll *
SUGIZO with miwa - A Red Ray
Ken Ishii - Bells of New Life 

Interstitial music:  Resavoir, Penguin Cafe, Portico Quartet, Chouchou, Ovall, Kaytranada, Flume, Kornél Kovács, Cassius, Kedr Livanskiy