Pro whistler, Molly Lewis

Pro whistler, Molly Lewis Photo: RNZ / Kirsten Johnstone


This week on Music 101:

We’ll be learning about Parlour, a start-up that brings live music to your house
Nick Bollinger gives the new U2 album a chance
After two we’ll speak to Georgia Nott from BROODS about her new thing - The Venus Project, for which she’s chosen only female collaborators
We meet a champion whistler, Molly Lewis, who’s traveling with the Neil and Liam Finn family band at the moment
After three, Lawrence Arabia tells us about his latest project and we’ll hear him play live in concert at The Others Way
Electro-pop duo Sylvan Esso talk wonky beats and songs about dancing ahead of Laneway Festival New Zealand - 2018
the Mixtape after four is from 95bFM’s Pearl Little
And throughout it all, we’ve got more summer jams from musicians, including Moana Maniapoto, Mara TK and Mel Parsons.


Music played in this show


Artist: Ebo Taylor
Song: Heaven
Composer: Taylor 
Album: Ebo Taylor 
Label: Strut

Artist: Tune Yards 
Song: Heart Attack
Composer: Garbus/Brenner
Album: I Can Feel You Creep Into My Private Life 
Label: 4AD

Parlour Gigs
Artist: Jordie Lane 
Song: Frederick Steele McNeil Ferguson
Composer: Lane
Album: Glasselland
Label: Blood Thinner Records

Summer Jam: Mel Parsons
Artist: Jed Parsons 
Song: Get Lost
Composer: Parsons
Album: Single 
Label: Private

The Sampler: Songs of Experience by U2
Artist: U2
Songs: Ordinary Love, You’re The Best Thing About Me, Red Flag Day, Get Out Of Your Own Way, Love Is Bigger Than Anything In It’s Way, Amerian Soul
Composer: U2
Album: Songs Of Experience
Label: Interscope/Island

Artist: David Byrne
Song:-Everybody’s coming to my house 
Composer: Byrne/Eno
Album: American Utopia 
Label: Nonesuch

Artist: Bright Music
Song: Miracle 2
Composer: Brinkman/Smith
Album: Unreleased
Label: Private


Artist: The Venus Project 
Song: Won't Hurt
Composer: Nott
Album: The Venus Project
Label: Universal

Artist: Fizzy Milk 
Song: Make Me Feel
Composer: Nott/James
Album: Single
Label: Universal

Artist: First Aid Kit 
Song: Fireworks
Composer: K Söderberg/J Söderberg
Album: Ruins
Label: Columbia

Artist: Neil Finn 
Song: Try Whistling This 
Composer: Finn
Album: Try Whistling This 
Label: Work Group

The Sampler: Soul of a Woman by Sharon Jones
Artist: Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings
Song: Matter Of Time
Composer: Griptite
Song: Call On God
Composer: Jones
Composer: Sail On
Composer: Gastelum
Song: Rumours
Composer: Velez/Steinweiss
Album: Soul of a Woman
Label: Daptone

Summer Jam: Moana Maniapoto
Artist: Camilla Cabello 
Song: Havana 
Composer: Camila Cabello Jeffrey Williams Adam Feeney Brittany Hazzard Ali Tamposi Brian Lee Andrew Watt Pharrell Williams Louis Bell Kaan Gunesberk
Album: Camila 
Label: Epic

Artist: Kllo 
Song: Virtue
Composer: Simon Lam and Chloe Kaul 
Album: Backwater 
Label: Ghostly International


Lawrence Arabia - live at The Others Way Festival 2017
Artist: Lawrence Arabia
Songs: Look Like A Fool, The Listening Times, A Lake, Talk About Good Times, The Beautiful Young Crew
Composer: Milne
Album: RNZ Recording
Label: RNZ Recording

Summer Jams: Mara TK
Artist: Fatima
Song: Riding Round (Sky High)
Composer: Bramme-Sey
Album: Yellow Memories
Label: Elgo Records

Sylvan Esso: The Purpose is Joy
Artist: Sylvan Esso
Songs: Just Dancing, Kick, Jump, Twist, PARAD(w/m)E
Composer: Meath, Sanborn
Album: What Now
Label: Loma Vista Recordings

Summer Jam: Grayson Gilmour
Artist: Noname
Song: Diddy Bob feat Cam O'Bi + Raury 
Composer: Cam O'Bi, Phoelix
Album: Telefone
Label: Noname


The Mixtape: Pearl Little from 95bFM