95bFM's long-running new and pre-release show. Jess Fu keeps you ahead of the game between 11am and 2pm Saturdays. Featuring a recently released album in full on Long Player - brought you by NZonAir Music.
Hildegard is the collaborative project of Montreal-based artists, Ouri and Helena Deland, who are each known for their solo work. Ouri is an electronic producer and multi-instrumentalist, while Helena Deland is a singer-songwriter. Recorded over 8 days in a studio in 2018, their debut self-titled album is out now via section1.
Jess chats to Ouri and Helena about the beginnings of Hildegard, finding their sound, and their fascination with Hildegard von Bingen.
Thanks to Flying Out for sponsoring the show. You can find the finest selection of old and new releases on vinyl, cassettes, and CDs. Order online at flyingout.co.nz or visit them in-store on Pitt Street!
Cunk - It's So Strange
Skullcrusher - Cloudy Shoes [Damien Jurado cover]
Lucy Dacus - VBS
Jorge Elbrecht - This Time or Never
Julia Jacklin & RVG - Army of Me [Bjork Cover]
Robert Finley - Souled Out On You
Sharon Van Etten & Angel Olsen - Like I Used To
The Goon Sax - In The Stone
deepState - Fortune
Fable - Karakia
Mustafa - The Hearse
Hotel Kali - Disco Shobar
Kraus - Candy
N0V3L - STRANGER
black midi - Dethroned
LIPS - Your Deodorant Doesn't Work
Derya Yıldırım & Grup Şimşek - Haydar Haydar
Colleen - Gazing at Taurus - Santa Eulalia
Oneohtrix Point Never - Nothing’s Special feat. ROSALÍA
Fatima Al Qadiri - Vanity
Hildegard - Jour 3
CHAI - Nobody Knows We Are Fun
Minoru "Hoodoo" Fushimi - Ai Wa Nohshintoh
Audrey Nuna - Typical
bigmutha - mutha mercury
Phodiso - Double Double
PollyHill - Pulling Teeth feat. Rouge
박혜진 Park Hye Jin - Y DON’T U feat. Clams Casino & Take A Daytrip
Yvois - Blooom
All True - Vow Now
Majorettes - House Amazing
MoMA Ready - Simple As A Song feat. Mina Thomas & Yunie Mojica
Steph and Fen from LIPS chat to Jess about their brand-spanking-new album, 'I Don't Know Why I Do Anything'. They talk about their experience composing a film and how that influenced the songs on the album. Heavily inspired by stories, they take us on a journey through several songs on the album.
Tracklist: Heave Ho
Sometimes I'm Afraid
What The Hell
Anthonie Tonnon made his way up from Whanganui to the bFM studios in Tāmaki Makaurau! He had a chat to Jess about his new album, 'Leave Love Out Of This', released via Slow Boat Records, Misra Records and Flippin Yeah Records.
He talks about the Electronic Music Library, the cancellation of Campbell Live, being a young Dunedin brat, and plane crashes.
Tracklist: Leave Love Out Of This
When I'm Wrong
What happens when you put a filmmaker, classically-trained singer, and an ex-bus driver together in a room? Just listen to this Long Player.
Damian, Billie and Mikey make up Grecco Romank and they all join Jess to talk about their mind-blowing debut album, 'Red Tower'. They talk about the KLF, Greek military tactics, "erotic Marxism", and many more ideas and inspirations behind their tracks.
Tracklist: Greek Fire
Taking the Auspices
Get to Work
Charlotte Forrester from Womb talks to Jess about their new EP, 'Holding a Flame', released via Flying Nun. Charlotte discusses the collection of tracks, being a Gemini twin, and ending a relationship.
Tāmaki Makaurau rapper, PollyHill, takes us through each track from her latest EP, 'Post Humorous'. She talks to Jess about the story behind the EP title and candidly discusses about being more open and vulnerable with the songs.
Singer-songwriter, Louisa Nicklin, chats to Jess about tracks from her debut self-titled album, which was recorded at Roundhead Studios. Louisa shares stories that inspired the songs, including coming back home from overseas, her first date with her partner and her father's passing.
Tracklist: Moving Slow
There Will Be Times Next To Myself
A Place To Share
Lontalius (Eddie Johnston) speaks to Jess about tracks from his newly-released third album, 'Someone Will Be There For You'. He shares what he learned from his time in Los Angeles and how that influenced the album.
Someone Will Be There For You
Dialtone feat. Quiet Luke
I Walked Right Into It