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Totally Wired

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.

Totally Wired: July 3, 2021

Totally Wired: July 3, 2021 Totally Wired: July 3, 2021, 244.83 MB
Sat 3 Jul 2021

Jess plays new tracks from bbgurl, Shygirl, deepState, Hummucide, Chicano Batman and many more!

For Long Player, Eden Burns chats to Jess about tracks from his newest release, 'Big Beat Manifesto Vol. III', out now via Public Possession. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Thanks to Flying Out for sponsoring the show. Check out their fantastic collection of merch, vinyl, CDs and tapes at flyingout.co.nz or visit them in-store!

 

Totally Wired: June 26, 2021

Totally Wired: June 26, 2021 Totally Wired: June 26, 2021, 247.6 MB
Sat 26 Jun 2021

Jess plays new tracks by Faye Webster, Jordan Rakei, Proteins of Magic, SHERELLE and many more!

For Long Player, Charlotte Forrester from Womb talks to Jess about each track from their newly released EP, 'Holding a Flame', released via Flying Nun. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Big cheers to Flying Out for sponsoring the show. Find the finest collection of music on vinyl, CDs, tapes at flyingout.co.nz or visit them in-store on Pitt Street!

Totally Wired: June 19, 2021

Totally Wired: June 19, 2021 Totally Wired: June 19, 2021, 247.48 MB
Sat 19 Jun 2021

Jess plays brand new tracks from Slow Pulp, Girl Friday, Sedef Adasi, Yves Tumor and many more!

For Long Player, Church from Church & AP chats to Jess about tracks from Side A & B of their release, 'At Thy Feet'. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Thank you to Flying Out for sponsoring Totally Wired. One of the best record stores in town. You can order on flyingout.co.nz or visit them in-store on Pitt St. 

Totally Wired: June 12, 2021

Totally Wired: June 12, 2021 Totally Wired: June 12, 2021, 247.64 MB
Sat 12 Jun 2021

Jess plays brand new tracks from Nice Girl, Kamahumble, serpentwithfeet, Manuel Darquart and many more!

On the show, Jess chats to Hildegard, the project of Ouri and Helena Deland, about their debut self-titled album released via section1. They talk about their collaboration, finding their sound, and the inspiring Hildegard von Bingen. 

For Long Player, PollyHill takes us through each track from her latest EP, 'Post Humorous'. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Big thanks to Flying Out for sponsoring Totally Wired. Find a great selection of old and new releases on vinyl, CDs and tapes. Order online at flyingout.co.nz or visit them in-store on Pitt Street.

I/V with Hildegard: June 12, 2021

I/V with Hildegard: June 12, 2021 I/V with Hildegard: June 12, 2021, 15.52 MB
Sat 12 Jun 2021

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. 

 

Totally Wired: May 29, 2021

Totally Wired: May 29, 2021 Totally Wired: May 29, 2021, 246.51 MB
Sat 29 May 2021

Jess plays brand new tracks by Audrey Nuna, bigmutha, PollyHill, black midi, Phodiso and many many more.

For Long Player, Louisa Nicklin chats to Jess about tracks from her self-titled debut album. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

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! 

Totally Wired: May 22, 2021

Totally Wired: May 22, 2021 Totally Wired: May 22, 2021, 244.71 MB
Sat 22 May 2021

For this NZMM special, Jess plays 100% music from artists from Aotearoa. She shares some new tracks and revisits some of her favourite releases of 2021 so far. 

Lontalius (Eddie Johnston) speaks to Jess for Long Player about his new album, 'Someone Will Be There For You'. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Totally Wired is brought to you by Flying Out! Find the finest selection of records, cassettes, CDs in-store or online at flyingout.co.nz

Totally Wired: May 8, 2021

Totally Wired: May 8, 2021 Totally Wired: May 8, 2021, 248.95 MB
Sat 8 May 2021

Jess plays brand new tracks by Squid, Kelly Lee Owens, PollyHill, Church & AP, Deadforest & Dera Meelan, and many more!

For Long Player, Mara TK chats to Jess about his debut solo album, 'Bad Meditation', released through YGB Records. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Shout out to Flying Out for sponsoring the show. You can find a great selection of vinyl, CDs, cassettes at flyingout.co.nz or visit them at their shop on Pitt Street!

Totally Wired: May 1, 2021

Totally Wired: May 1, 2021 Totally Wired: May 1, 2021, 246.31 MB
Sat 1 May 2021

Jess plays new tracks Mara TK, Loraine James, Gong Gong Gong 工工工, Faye Webster, and many more!

For Long Player, Jess talks to N.T. Honey (Anya Henis) about tracks from her debut album, 'Accidental Punk'. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Big thanks to Flying Out for sponsoring the show! Find some of the finest selections of music on vinyl, CD and cassettes at flyingout.co.nz or in-store at their shop on Pitt Street. 

 

Totally Wired: April 24, 2021

Totally Wired: April 24, 2021 Totally Wired: April 24, 2021, 246.87 MB
Sat 24 Apr 2021

Jess plays brand new tracks from Fiona Apple, Vanessa Worm, Zero Cool, Porridge Radio and heaps more.

Content Warning: The Long Player in this episode touches upon the matter of suicide.

This show's Long Player spotlights Reuben Winter's solo project, Milk, and the release of his posthumous album, Milk III, which is out now via Flying Nun. The album is played out in full featuring conversations with people involved with the album, including Reuben's mother, Iona. 

Long Player: Nightmare Honey - 'Nightmare Honey II'

Long Player: Nightmare Honey - 'Nightmare Honey II' Long Player: Nightmare Honey - 'Nightmare Honey II', 44.57 MB
Sat 4 Sep 2021

Nightmare Honey (Raine) chats to Jess about tracks from her latest release, 'Nightmare Honey II'. They talk about collaborating with other local producers, attempting electronic music, and the Powerpuff Girls' theme song.

Tracklist:
Chasing Skylines (Feat. Deepstate)
INEED2PUNCH (Feat. Baby Zionov)
~Yuck~ (Feat. Dj Shitshow)
Just don't care (Feat. Amamelia)
slow (Feat. Morgan Harvester, Dj Shitshow)

Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Long Player: No Romance - 'Unfold'

Long Player: No Romance - 'Unfold' Long Player: No Romance - 'Unfold', 36.21 MB
Sat 28 Aug 2021

Berlin-based trio, No Romance, have released their debut EP, 'Unfold'. Lucy and Joel from the band chat to Jess about each track, finding their sound, working with producer Nick Roughan (Skeptics, Die! Die! Die!). 

Tracklist:
Before
Garden
Grasslands
Unfold

Thanks to NZ On Air Music!
 

Long Player: Proteins of Magic - 'Proteins of Magic'

Long Player: Proteins of Magic - 'Proteins of Magic' Long Player: Proteins of Magic - 'Proteins of Magic', 43.61 MB
Sat 21 Aug 2021

Proteins of Magic (Kelly Sherrod) joins Jess to chat about tracks from her debut self-titled album. They talk about her life in Nashville, the changes in her voice, and the origin story behind her name.

Tracklist:
Hopeful Symphony
The Book
In My Blood
Te Hana
Switchblade LIVE


Thanks to NZ On Air Music

Content warning: This Long Player discusses mass shootings and death. Please listen with caution.

Long Player: Phoebe Rings - 'Phoebe Rings'

Long Player: Phoebe Rings - 'Phoebe Rings' Long Player: Phoebe Rings - 'Phoebe Rings', 54.3 MB
Sat 14 Aug 2021

Crystal Choi and Alex Freer from dream-pop band, Phoebe Rings, chat to Jess about each song from their long-awaited self-titled debut EP. They talk about their influences from Stereolab, Studio Ghibli, a 1990s Korean singer-songwriter, and a Slovakian castle.

Tracklist:
Cheshire
January Blues
Lazy Universe
Spissky
Oceans (Live At The Powerstation)

Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Long Player: Adam Tukiri x Hor - 'HARIRŪ'

Long Player: Adam Tukiri x Hor - 'HARIRŪ' Long Player: Adam Tukiri x Hor - 'HARIRŪ', 39.26 MB
Sat 7 Aug 2021

Adam Tukiri (FKA dharmarat) chats to Jess about 6 tracks from his latest collaborative release with Hor, 'HARIRŪ'. He talks about the story behind the release title, Scarface, MF Doom, and knowing himself.

Tracklist:
w8s4no1
With Me (HATE = FUN)
brotha1/ Act Stupid
Rally Your Troops
Pops
Anzac & Ableton

Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Long Player: deepState - MMXXI

Long Player: deepState - MMXXI Long Player: deepState - MMXXI, 42.58 MB
Sat 31 Jul 2021

deepState (Jessica Morgan) joins Jess to discuss tracks from her dreamy debut release, 'MMXXI', which is out now via Sunreturn.

She talks about finding her sound as deepState, her obsession with nostalgic genres, and her favourite Black Mirror episode!

Tracklist:
Sunrise
Redux
San Jun
Verum MMXXI
Watching The Sky

Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Long Player: LIPS - 'I Don't Know Why I Do Anything'

Long Player: LIPS - 'I Don't Know Why I Do Anything' Long Player: LIPS - 'I Don't Know Why I Do Anything', 49.41 MB
Sat 24 Jul 2021

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
Empty Hours
Guilty Talk
Sometimes I'm Afraid
What The Hell


Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Long Player: Anthonie Tonnon - 'Leave Love Out Of This'

Long Player: Anthonie Tonnon - 'Leave Love Out Of This' Long Player: Anthonie Tonnon - 'Leave Love Out Of This', 65.72 MB
Sat 17 Jul 2021

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
Entertainment
Lockheed Bomber
Peacetime Orders

Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Long Player: Grecco Romank - 'Red Tower'

Long Player: Grecco Romank - 'Red Tower' Long Player: Grecco Romank - 'Red Tower', 66.6 MB
Sat 10 Jul 2021

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
Fungal Descent
Get to Work
Worm Regenerate

 
You can purchase the album on cassette here and at flyingout.co.nz.

In addition to the cassette, they have released a special perfume to add to a multisensory experience of the album.  Named after one of the tracks, 'Leathery Coward', can be purchased here.

Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Long Player: Eden Burns - 'Big Beat Manifesto Vol.III'

Long Player: Eden Burns - 'Big Beat Manifesto Vol.III' III', 43.06 MB
Sat 3 Jul 2021

Eden Burns takes us through each track from his latest release, 'Big Beat Manifesto Vol.III', released via Public Possession. He talks to Jess about the origin of the Big Beat Manifesto series, Covid-19 lockdowns, and making club music.

Tracklist:
Rat's a Rat
Smudge
Yardmaster Pt.1 feat. Nice Girl
Quick Match

Thanks to NZ On Air Music!