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The 95bFM Jazz Show

The 95bFM Jazz Show - drawing on the music that influenced jazz, the music that became jazz, and the music that jazz became. A must-listen for jazz enthusiasts and music lovers alike, with Blind Mango Chutney, Miss Dom, Def Jim, Frances Chan or Dr. Mark Baynes. Sundays from midday.

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Blind Mango Chutney, 15 May 2022

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Sun 15 May 2022

More tantalising tales of jazz for NZ Music Month, plus oldies and newbies - Blind Mango Chutney has it all.

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Frances Chan, 8 May 2022

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Sun 8 May 2022

Frances Chan finds non-jazzy artists doing jazz, jazz covers of pop and classical, jazz prodigies and throws in new and classic homegrown tunes to highlight NZ Music Month.

Myele Manzanza – Two Chords & the Truth (Soho Radio Vinyl Session)
Michal Martyniuk – Cities
Raffy Bushman – Darkness ABA
XTC – Mantis on Parole
Flanger – Tangram (Flanger remix)
Ill Considered – Dawn Lit Metropolis
JAB – 5,6,7,8 (Dance Is Life)
Lou’ana – Autumn Leaves
Ray Barretto – Pastime Paradise
John Key – Corner Adorner
The Poets of Rhythm – More Mess on My Thing
Christian Prommer's Drum Lesson – Trans Europa Express
Deodato – Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Nubiya Brandon, Raffy Bushman – Lesson of the LordsJamael Dean – Esu
Jesus Molina – Night in Tunisia
Joachim Horsley – Rumba Prelude
Joachim Horsley – Moonlight Mozambique
Jean Carne, Ali Shaheed Muhammed, Adrian Younge – Black Rainbows
Dr Tree – Eugino D


The 95bFM Jazz Show with Blind Mango Chutney, 1 May 2022

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Sun 1 May 2022

Rather excellent NZ jazz to celebrate the beginning of NZ Music Month, plus the usual excellent eclectic mix from Blind Mango Chutney, ably assisted by DJ Sassy for the gig guide.

95bFM Jazz Show with Def Jim: Sunday April 24, 2022

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Sun 24 Apr 2022

A typically mixed bag from Def Jim this week, with a tribute to the late Texan trumpeter Dennis Gonzalez, recent tracks from stalwarts Anthony Braxton and John Zorn and a bunch of other cool stuff.

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Blind Mango Chutney, 17 April 2022

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Sun 17 Apr 2022

Orchestral, fusion, funk and more. Blind Mango Chutney chalks up another fruity jazz show laden with fascinating facts.

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Miss Dom & Dr Mark Baynes, 10 April 2022

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Sun 10 Apr 2022

Miss Dom features releases and reissues coming out as part of the upcoming Record Store Day 2022 (April 23 & June 18) and Dr Mark Baynes brings in a great selection of local jazz artistes. 

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Frances Chan & Blind Mango Chutney, 3 April 2022

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Frances Chan & Blind Mango Chutney, 3 April 2022 The 95bFM Jazz Show with Frances Chan & Blind Mango Chutney, 3 April 2022, 196.93 MB
Sun 3 Apr 2022

Frances Chan and Blind Mango Chutney tour the African continent with classic, contemporary and just damn cool sounds, including a special Kiwi connection.

Frances’s setlist:
Abdullah Ibrahim – Black and Brown Cherries
Thandi Ntuli - Rainbow (Skit)
Linda Sikhakhane – Dance for Trane
Hugh Masekela & Herb Alpert – African Summer
Etuk Ubong – Ekpo Mmommom
Jazz in Morocco – Zabana
Gigi – Salam
Moses Taiwa Molelekwa – Down Rockey Street
Rail Band & Mory Kante – Mariba Yassa
Manu Dibango – Besoka on Salsa

Blind Mango Chutney’s setlist:
Kippie Moeketsi & Hal Slinger – Blue Stomping
Kippie Moketsi & the Marabi Kings – Clarinet Kwela
Kippie Moeketsi – Tshona
Jimmy Dludlu – Zavala
Salif Keita – Tekere
Hank Jones With Ceik Tidane Seck & The Mandinkas – Sarala
Samba Toure ft. Rick Shanks – Instrumental

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Frances Chan, 27 March 2022

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Sun 27 Mar 2022

Frances Chan plays a profusion of recent releases from both sides of the Atlantic and the Tasman Sea too - hear the latest in fusion, ambient, experimental and electro jazz, plus a vintage 70s recording released for the first time.

Amina Figarova – Road to the Sun
Waaju – Grown 
Nerija – Riverfest 
The Lasso, Jordan Hamilton & The Saxsquatch – Requez 
The Lasso, Jordan Hamilton & The Saxsquatch – Voyager Too
Byron the Aquarius – Universal Insanity 
Mark Lettieri – Magnetar 
Nala Sinephro – Space 2 
Ebi Soda & Yazz Ahmed – Chandler 
Soccer96 & Salami Rose Joe Louis – Yesterday Knows Me 
Telemakus – Mars Blues 
Bob Stewart & Taj Mahal – Big Kneed Gal 
Trioglodyte & Karen Hu – Black and Tan Fantasy 
Duke Ellington – Trumpets No End (Blue Skies)
Let Your Hair Down – Pizza Pie
Zeitgeist Freedom Energy Exchange – Keep On Lovin’
Mara TK – Grew Up Inna Chaos
Athletic Progression – Moussas Finest
Amaro Freitas – Cazumba
Marcos Resende – Nergal 


The 95bFM Jazz Show with Blind Mango Chutney, 20 March 2022

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Sun 20 Mar 2022

Blind Mango Chutney brings it again for discerning jazz lovers everywhere. From classics to contemporary and a touch of soul too.

95bFM Jazz Show with Def Jim: Sunday March 13, 2022

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Sun 13 Mar 2022

Def Jim drops a typically chunky set this week, ranging from the intense to the lyrically sublime and exploring some relatively neglected corners of modern creative improvisation.