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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: April 17, 2021

Totally Wired: April 17, 2021 Totally Wired: April 17, 2021, 245.76 MB
Sat 17 Apr 2021

Brought to you by Flying Out, Jess plays brand new tracks from Greentea Peng, Lucy Dacus, Roy Irwin, Chaos & The CBD, and many more!

Merk (Mark Perkins) talks to Jess about tracks from his sophomore album, 'Infinite Youth', for Long Player. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Merk's 'Infinite Youth' is available on cassette, CD & vinyl at Flying Out. Find them in-store on Pitt Street or order online. 

Totally Wired: April 10, 2021

Totally Wired: April 10, 2021 Totally Wired: April 10, 2021, 247.89 MB
Sat 10 Apr 2021

Jess plays brand new tracks from Merk, Mara TK, bb gurl, Sorry, AP & Kamahumble, and many more!

Sheep, Dog & Wolf (Daniel McBride) talks to Jess about his long-awaited sophomore album, 'Two-Minds', for Long Player. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Big thanks to Flying Out

Totally Wired: April 3, 2021

Totally Wired: April 3, 2021 Totally Wired: April 3, 2021, 65.79 MB
Sat 3 Apr 2021

Jess plays brand new tracks from Dry Cleaning, Angel Olsen, ANZ, and many more!

Van Staden & Böhm (VSB) chat to Jess about each track their debut EP, 'Hardcore', for Long Player. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Totally Wired: March 20, 2021

Totally Wired: March 20, 2021 Totally Wired: March 20, 2021, 247.08 MB
Sat 20 Mar 2021

Jess plays new tracks from Seven Davis Jr, Adam Tukiri, Merk, Squid and more!

For Long Player, Emmanuelle takes us through tracks from his debut album, 'Cult Classic'. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Totally Wired: March 13, 2021

Totally Wired: March 13, 2021 Totally Wired: March 13, 2021, 246.2 MB
Sat 13 Mar 2021

Jess plays new tracks from Crumb, Carnivorous Plant Society, Lucy Dacus, Kelly Lee Owns and many more!

Lucy and Reggie from Opposite Sex chat to Jess about tracks from their latest release, 'High Drama'. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Totally Wired: March 6, 2021

Totally Wired: March 6, 2021 Totally Wired: March 6, 2021, 241.23 MB
Sat 6 Mar 2021

Jess plays new tracks from Hildegard (Helena Deland + Ouri), Sterolab, Hand Habits, MNDSGN, Baby Teeth and many more!

For Long Player, Jess chats to Haz Beats from Team Dynamite about their long-awaited new album, 'Respect The Process'. Out now via Years Gone By Records. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Totally Wired: February 27, 2021

Totally Wired: February 27, 2021 Totally Wired: February 27, 2021, 247.4 MB
Sat 27 Feb 2021

Jess plays new tracks from Merk, Pickle Darling, Louisa Nicklin, MoMA Ready, Raiza Biza and many more.

For Long Player, Jess chats to Pōneke-based multidisciplinary artist, Ana Chaya Scotney (Ngai Tūhoe), about her musical project, Kōtiro. They talk over Zoom about each track from her debut release, 'High-Def Multinational', which was released via Kuini Qontrol and Sonorous Circle. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Totally Wired: February 20, 2021

Totally Wired: February 20, 2021 Totally Wired: February 20, 2021, 247.14 MB
Sat 20 Feb 2021

Jess plays brand new tracks from serpentwithfeet, Lava La Rue, Mads Harrop, Porridge Radio and many more!

Juliana and Ari from LA's Midnight Sister chat to Jess about their latest album, 'Painting the Roses'. They discuss how they became Midnight Sister and how their music is inspired by cartoons, photography, art and more.

For Long Player, Jazmine Mary shares honest depictions and stories behind tracks from her latest album, 'The Licking of a Tangerine'. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

I/V with Midnight Sister: February 20, 2021

I/V with Midnight Sister: February 20, 2021 I/V with Midnight Sister: February 20, 2021, 26.78 MB
Sat 20 Feb 2021

Jess talks to Juliana and Ari from LA's disco-duo, Midnight Sister, about their latest album, 'Painting the Roses'. They chat about their origin story and what inspires their Hollywood-esque music. 

 

Totally Wired: February 13, 2021

Totally Wired: February 13, 2021 Totally Wired: February 13, 2021, 246.89 MB
Sat 13 Feb 2021

Jess plays new tracks by Nana Yamato, Shygirl, Claud, CHAI, N.T. Honey, and many more.

Jess chats to Lewis and Tyler from London band, Black Country, New Road, about their debut album, 'For The First Time'. They talk about their songwriting process, Covid-19, Ninja Tune and their second album.

 

Content Warning: The following Long Player touches upon the matter of suicide.

This show's Long Player is a special one about David Adison's posthumous album, 'David Addison'. His younger brother, Jordan Whitley, mixed and mastered David Adison's last recordings to form an album that commerates the 3 year annivesary of his passing. Jordan shares his memories of his brother and experience putting the album together. We play the album in full.

Thank you to NZ On Air Music. 

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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!