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.
New music from US Girls, Porridge Radio, 070 Shake, Thundercat, Logic1000 and more. And on the Long Player, Thom and Fiona from seasonal Auckland band Guardian Singles take us through their debut album.
Daniel Johnston & Tweed - Worried Shoes
King Krule - (Don t Let The Dragon) Draag On
Obongjayar - God's Own Children
U.S. Girls - Overtime
Swamp Dogg - Memories feat. John Prine
Holy Fuck - Deleters feat. Angus Andrew
Porridge Radio - Sweet
Torres - Dressing America
Sunfruits - Above The Clouds
Jazzbois - HTC
Mongo Skato - Love The Thought
070 Shake - The Pines
NNAMDI - Wasted
Rosie Tucker - Brand New Beast
Kedema - Overture
Hollow Ship - Agent
Khruangbin & Leon Bridges - C-Side
Son Little - neve give up
George Johnson Jr. & the Mondells - That's The Kind Of Man I Am
Madlib & Oh No - Tired Atlas
Earthgang & Reason - Still Up
Thundercat - Black Qualls feat. Steve Lacy & Steve Arrington
It's the first show for 2020! Featuring new tunes from Wire, Jim Noir, The Leonard Simpson Duo, Swamp Dogg, Eartheater & Leya and more. Plus Oh Sweet Nothings from Wellington join Danielle for the Long Player.
David Bowie - The Man Who Sold The World [ChangesNowBowie version]
Field Music - Only In a Man's World
Steve Spacek - Looking For Love
Jim Noir - Beatheart
Moses Sumney - Me In 20 Years
Tame Impala - Lost In Yesterday
Swamp Dogg - Sleeping Without You Is A Dragg feat. Justin Vernon and Jenny Lewis
bonny light horseman - The Roving
Sarah Mary Chadwick - Let's Fight
Georgia Maq - Pleaser
Mura Masa - Teenage Headache Dreams feat. Ellie Rowsell
Gnome Beats - Ai Kansha feat. Kokoro Star
Nez - Wild Youngsta feat. Schoolboy Q
Travis Scott - Highest In The Room [Remix feat. Lil Baby and Rosalia]
Beck - Uneventful Days [St Vincent Remix]
Deap Lips - Home Thru Hell
Wasted Shirt - Double the Dream
Unknown Mortal Orchestra - SB-07 [Full Version]
The Leonard Simpson Duo - My Inspiration
Your Old Droog - BDE feat. MF Doom
LEAO - 1000 FANTOMS
Sporting Life - ASPIRE feat. MIKE
Eartheater & LEYA - Mint
Mick Jenkins - The Fit
Makaya McCraven - Where Did The Night Go [Gil Scott-Heron rework]
This week we have lots of new music from King Krule, some beautiful covers from Bill Callahan, great fresh tunes from Soccer Mommy, Ron Gallipoli and Eddy Suppression Current Ring. On the Long Player, we hear from Ezra of Earth Tongue about their debut album 'Floating Being' ahead of their Auckland show.
Ron Gallipoli - Hearteater (Waltz for Andre)
Bill Callahan - If You Could Touch Her At All (Lee Clayton cover)
Leonard Cohen - Happens To The Heart
Phoebe Bridgers - Georgia Lee (Tom Waits cover)
James Blackshaw - Why Keep Still?
Islet - Good Grief
Soccer Mommy - Yellow Is The Colour Of Her Eyes
Haz & Miloux - Down (feat. Spycc)
Girl - Show Me More
Take A Day Trip - Lighthouse (feat. ICECOLDBISHOP, Rico Nasty & slowthai)
SASAMI - Little Drummer Boy
King Krule - Perfecto Miserable
King Krule - Alone Omens
King Krule - Don't Let The Dragon Dra'ag On
King Krule - Energy Fleets
Obongjayar - Still Sun
Pierre Kwenders - Gbadolite
Angel-Ho - Chaos
Church & AP - Icarus
J$E - 3XL (Prod Dera Meelan)
Baker Boy - Meditjin (Feat. JessB)
Sarah Harmer - New Low
Salad Boys - Onwards And Downwards
Eddy Current Suppression Ring - Our Quiet Whisper
DROOR - The Plight
Sudan Archives - Coming Up
Deaton Chris Anthony - Sircles
Vegyn - You Owe Me
Cleophus & Lightskinjohn - BEASTLY BANQUET
bonny light horseman - Jane Jane
Bill Callahan - So Long, Marianne (Leonard Cohen cover)
New music from Obongjayar, Grimes, YĪN YĪN, Tiny Ruins, Princess Nokia, Glass Animals, Okay Kaya, The Pleasure Majenta, Haz & Miloux and more. On the Long Player, Church & AP take us through their debut album 'Teeth'.
New music from Dawn Diver, French For Rabbits, Mura Masa, Frank Ocean, Jehnny Beth (Savages), FKA Twigs, Lucy Dacus and more. And on the Long Player, Dunedin artist Stef Animal tells us about her Spooky House video game and accompanying soundtrack!
SebastiAn - Sev (Featuring Sevdaliza)
Dawn Diver - Warming to You
Lucy Dacus - Fool's Gold
French For Rabbits - Middle of the House
Advance Base - Sweet Old World (Lucinda Williams cover)
Black Lips - Gentleman
Deerhunter - Timebends
Mura Masa - Deal Wiv It (Feat slowthai)
Leaping Tiger - Screw Face (feat Church & AP, JY Lee, Disciple Pati)
Frank Ocean - In My Room
Shiraz & LSJ - AKLTown (Video Version)
Warmdusher - Burner (feat. Kool Keith)
P.E. - Top Ticket [Liars Remix]
Clams Casino - Rune
Christopher Tignor - The Resonance Canons (Botany Remix)
Roland Tings - Being There
FKA twigs - Sad Day
SebastiAn - Doorman feat. Syd
Bakery - Onsite (Feat Duendita)
Del The Funky Homosapien - The Glow (Kid Loco remix)
New music from Earl Sweatshirt, SWIDT, Michael Kiwanuka, Cate Le Bon & Bradford Cox, Vince Staples and Tame Impala. On Long Player, Danielle speaks to Auckland rapper Mo Muse about his debut album, The First Generation LP.
Earl Sweatshirt - EAST
Hollow Ship - We Were Kings
Air Max '97 - Bruxis
Bakery - Onsite feat. duendita (LO Remix)
Underworld - S T A R (Rebel Tech remix)
SWIDT - Preacher Man
Michael Kiwanuka - Hero
Omni - Present Tense
Deerhunter - Timebends
Tame Impala - It Might Be Time
Lilith - Beach Mum
Screaming Females - Ancient Civilisation
Alec - Assignment
Cate Le Bon & Bradford Cox - Canto!
Toro Y Moi - drip bounce _ 7_24_18
SoccerPractise - Te Pō
Aristidez - Latine Lubilaei
CHAII - South
AJ Tracey & Skepta - Kiss and Tell
Scizzorhands - Money In, Money Out feat. Diggy Dupe
New music from Kanye West, Leonard Cohen, Otoboke Beaver, The Pleasure Majenta, Chaii, Church & AP and more. On the Long Player we hear from Shannen Petersen of sports dreams about the duo's debut self-titled EP.
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)
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!).
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
In My Blood
Thanks to NZ On Air Music
Content warning: This Long Player discusses mass shootings and death. Please listen with caution.
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.
Oceans (Live At The Powerstation)
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.
With Me (HATE = FUN)
brotha1/ Act Stupid
Rally Your Troops
Anzac & Ableton
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