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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, 8 January 2023

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Sun 8 Jan 2023

Blind Mango Chutney starts his 2023 (the 47th year of the 95bFM Jazz Show!) with a reissue of Alice Coltrane and more spiritual masters to soothe your soul.

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Sperber Dan, 1 January 2023

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Sun 1 Jan 2023

Sperber Dan starts the New Year right with a range of cool, classic, contemporary and kick-ass jazz to herald in 2023.

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Frances Chan & Miss Dom, 25 December 2022

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Sun 25 Dec 2022

tunes and upbeat jams to accompany your yuletide hoopla.

Miss Chan’s setlist:
Vince Guaraldi Trio – Christmas Is Coming
Ramsey Lewis Trio – We Three Kings
Christian McBride & Abbey Lincoln – This Christmas
The Marshall Brothers – Mr Santa’s Boogie
Snoop Dogg ft October London & Cocoa Sarai – Funky Christmas
Aloe Blacc – Funky Ass ChristmasDon Smith – Black Christmas
Khruangbin – Christmas Time Is Here
The Poets of Rhythm – Santa’s Got a Bag of Soul
Vulfpeck – Santa BabyGrupo Son Sabor – El Ano Viejo 
The Enchanters – Mambo Santa Mambo
Lowdown Brass Band – Little Drummer Boy

Miss Dom’s setlist:
Horace Silver – The Jody Grind
Yussef Dayes – Raisins Under the Sun (Desert Version)
James Brown – Soulful Xmas
Etta James – Merry Xmas Baby
Electric Jungle – Funky Funky Christmas 
Gal Costa – Que Pena
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – Tell Me
Sophie Lloyd & The Dames Brown – Calling Out Your Name
The Soul Snatchers – Do You Wanna Get down
Jimmy McGriff – Dig on It
The Opus 5 – Swing on This
DoomCannon – This Too
Samara Joy – Warm in December
Ego Ella May – So Far
Esther Philips -– CC Rider

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Frances Chan, 18 December 2022

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Sun 18 Dec 2022

Frances Chan features the brand new album by Clear Path Ensemble from Wellington and plays a round of jazz-tinged reggae.


Sarah Vaughan – Summertime
Clear Path Ensemble – Drumatix
Sam Wilkes & Jacob Mann – Dr T
Perez Prado – Music Makers
Jean Carn, Adrian Younge & Ali Shaheed Muhammad – Black Love
Clear Path Ensemble – Solar Eclipse
Mark de Clive-Lowe  – Third Plane
Theo Croker ft. Ego Ella May – Somethin’
Raffy Bushman – Olympus
Str4ta & Emma-Jean Thackray – Lazy Days
Swindle – Miss Kane
Athletic Progression – And1
Athletic Progression – Emelev
Linton Kwesi Johnson – Wat About Di Workin’ Class
Ernest Ranglin – D’Accord Dakar
Rotterdam Ska-Jazz Foundation – St James Infirmary
Jaco Pastorius, Bireli Lagrene, Thomas Borocz – I Shot the Sheriff
Ezra Collective – Ego Killah
Thomas McCook – Caution
The Aggrovators – Springtime
Clear Path Ensemble – Sunrise Motif


95bFM Jazz Show with Def Jim: Sunday December 4, 2022

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Sun 4 Dec 2022

After months of enforced absence and pre-recorded Shows, Def Jim returns ecstatically to the live bFM Studio with a blazing programme of Creative Improvised Music featuring most notably the latest offering from Thumbscrew.

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Blind Mango Chutney, 27 November 2022

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Sun 27 Nov 2022

Blind Mango Chutney goes spiritual in his jazz selection including Lonnie Liston and Mahavishnu, plus an interview with Loxmyn McDonald-Ness of swing-hip-hop big band The Filthy Junk Traders, who are playing two unique gigs in Auckland this week.

95 bFM Jazz Show With Dr Mark Baynes Miss Dom 20 Nov 2022

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Sun 20 Nov 2022

Dr Mark Baynes & Miss Dom feature a varied selection of different flavors in this session of the Jazz show - Including Latin &, Afrobeat - Mark also plays a bunch of popular covers done in a Jazz style -  & Dom features several lady Jazz players: Kiwi Drummer Lauren Ellis, American Alto Saxophonist Nicole McCabe, & British Trumpeter & Vocalist Sheila Maurice-Gray & her band Kokoroko - Then finishes the show in a New York Groove.

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Blind Mango Chutney, 13 November 2022

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Sun 13 Nov 2022

A humdinger of a show by Blind Mango Chutney, remembering Pharoah, Ramsey and Gal, plus a full concierto by guitarist Jim Hall and a couple of 50-year-old gems.

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Blind Mango Chutney, 6 November 2022

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Sun 6 Nov 2022

Blind Mango Chutney delivers a sizzling show for your springtime jazz barbecue, including 'nutty' Miles, spiritual highlife from Pharoah, drums a-plenty by Idris and a soothing Ribot.

The 95bFM Jazz Show with Miss Dom & Frances Chan, 30 October 2022

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Sun 30 Oct 2022

Wild, wacky and witchy! Miss Dom and Frances Chan bring you more tittyshakers than you can shake a stick at with a retro selection of bolshi souljazz, rockabilly, ska jazz, voodoo jazz and lounge. Happy Halloween!

Miss Dom’s setlist:
Earthworms – Mo’ Taters
Bobby Bunny & the Jackrabbits – Scatty Cat
The Bikinis – Crazy Vibrations
George Barnes – Spooky
The Wayne Powell Octet – Tutzy
Jimmy Smith – Got My Mojo Workin
Freddie King – In the Open
Red Holloway – Monkey Sho Can Talk
Didier Lapeyrere – Tequila
Charles Sheffield – Is Your Voodoo Working
Lavern Baker – Voodoo Voodoo
J.B. Lenoir – Voodoo Boogie
Quartet Tres Bien – Voodoo Man
Jimmy Liggins – No More Alcohol
Boogaloo & His Gallant Crew – Cops & Robbers
Big Boy Groves – Bucket O Blood
The Gaylads – Goo Goo Muck
Albert King – Bad Luck
Nina Simone – I Put a Spell on You

Frances’s setlist:
Armenian Jazz Sextet – Harem Dance (Shish-Kebab)
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy – Diga Diga Doo
Squirrel Nut Zippers – Hell
Louis Armstrong – Spooks
Cherry Poppin’ Daddies – Dr. Bones
Mel Torme – The House Is Haunted (By the Echo of Your Last Goodbye)
Harry Choates – Devil in the Bayou
Cyril Diaz & His Orchestra – Voodoo
Willie Bobo – Evil Ways
Esquivel! – Latin-Esque
Martin Denny – Pagan Love Song
Lionel Hampton – Trick or Treat
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers – The Witch Doctor
Ella Fitzgerald – The Old Black Magic