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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.

I/V with Black Country, New Road: February 13, 2021

I/V with Black Country, New Road: February 13, 2021 I/V with Black Country, New Road: February 13, 2021, 26.53 MB
Sat 13 Feb 2021

London post-punk band, Black Country, New Road, released their debut album, 'For The First Time', on February 5th via Ninja Tune. Since then it's been met with raving reviews.

Jess had a chat to Lewis (saxophonist) and Tyler (bassist) about their music, their song writing process as a seven-piece band, Covid-19 in the UK, and their second album. 

Totally Wired: February 6, 2021

Totally Wired: February 6, 2021 Totally Wired: February 6, 2021, 246.03 MB
Sat 6 Feb 2021

New tracks from bb gurl, LSDXOXO, Team Dynamite, Dera Meelan & Deadforest, and many more!

On Long Player, Jess chats to Melbourne-based Kiwi artist, Sarah Mary Chadwick, about her new album, 'Me & Ennui Are Friends, Baby'. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Totally Wired: January 30, 2021

Totally Wired: January 30, 2021 Totally Wired: January 30, 2021, 247.46 MB
Sat 30 Jan 2021

Jess plays new tracks from FKA Twigs, Xiu Xiu, Merk, Arlo Parks and many more!

Estère chats to Jess about her new album, 'Archetypes', for Long Player! Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Totally Wired: January 23, 2021

Totally Wired: January 23, 2021 Totally Wired: January 23, 2021, 323.5 MB
Sat 23 Jan 2021

Jess plays brand new tracks from Jazmine Mary, Yard Act, Hand Habits, Widowspeak and more!

Ranuimarz & LSJ from Risera join Jess in studio to talk about their debut release, 'The Old Testament', for Long Player. Thanks to NZ On Air Music! They even play an exclusive, unreleased track for bFM!

Totally Wired: January 16, 2021

Totally Wired: January 16, 2021 Totally Wired: January 16, 2021, 247.86 MB
Sat 16 Jan 2021

Jess is back with her first show of 2021 with lots of hot new music including tracks from Sleaford Mods, Sarah Mary Chadwick, Smerz, Molly Burch and many more!

Brown Boy Magik chats to Jess about his debut album, 'Trans Pacific Time', for Long Player. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

 

Totally Wired: December 5, 2020

Totally Wired: December 5, 2020 Totally Wired: December 5, 2020, 246.68 MB
Sat 5 Dec 2020

Jess plays brand new tracks from Sarah Mary Chadwick, Kacy & Clayton and Marlon Williams, PollyHill, Skymning, and many more!

Samara Alofa chats to Jess about their debut album, 'Earth Punk !', for Long Player. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Totally Wired: November 28, 2020

Totally Wired: November 28, 2020 Totally Wired: November 28, 2020, 246.7 MB
Sat 28 Nov 2020

Jess plays new tracks from Phoebe Bridgers, Persimmon, King Sweeties, SKILAA, Church & AP and many more!

For Long Player, Green Grove (Durham Fenwick) talks to Jess about his new ambient album, 'Of Isthmus', released via Sunreturn

Totally Wired: November 21, 2020

Totally Wired: November 21, 2020 Totally Wired: November 21, 2020, 245.27 MB
Sat 21 Nov 2020

Jess plays brand new tracks from Marlon Williams, CHAI, Ana Roxanne, Kokoroko and many more!

Emily Edrosa chats to Jess about her new album, 'Another Wave Is Coming', for Long Player. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Totally Wired: November 14, 2020

Totally Wired: November 14, 2020 Totally Wired: November 14, 2020, 244.48 MB
Sat 14 Nov 2020

Jess plays brand new tracks from Green Grove, Estere, Molchat Doma, Seven David Jr and many more!

Toby Leman, the saxophonist from Hummucide, talks about their debut self-titled EP for Long Player! Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

Totally Wired: November 7, 2020

Totally Wired: November 7, 2020 Totally Wired: November 7, 2020, 247.78 MB
Sat 7 Nov 2020

Jess plays brand new tracks from Helado Negro, NahBo, Swordman Kitala, Emmannuelle, and many more!

For Long Player, Lapis joins Jess in studio to talk about his debut album, 'Third Person You'. Thanks to NZ On Air Music!

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!