Music 101 for Saturday 25 May 2019
the RNZ Music team has been thinking back to 1994, and what a great year it was for music - both around the world, and right here in New Zealand. Because it's NZ Music Month - and the 25th of May, in fact - we thought we'd explore some of the enduring Kiwi albums that turn 25 this year.
1:15 Dave Long on Salty
Dave Long of the Mutton Birds reflects on the making of the band’s 1994 album Salty.
1:30 Song Crush
Kirsten Johnstone is joined by Yadana Saw and Danielle Street to share their new music picks.
2:10 Pacific Music Awards
RNZI’s Dominic Godfrey gives us a full report on the Pacific Music Awards.
2:30 Essential NZ Albums: Proud
Nick Bollinger delves into the making of the 1994 Proud compilation.
3:10 Dave Dobbyn on Twist
Dave Dobbyn talks about his return to New Zealand in 1994 and how that influenced his album Twist.
3:20 The View from the Pit
Yadana Saw talks to Rueben Raj and Dave Simpson, two of New Zealand’s premiere live music photographers about their new exhibition.
3:40 Paul Casserly on Broadcast
Strawpeople’s Paul Casserly discusses the making of their 1994 album Broadcast.
4:05 The Mixtape: Toby Morris
Award winning cartoonist Toby Morris joins Yadana for the RNZ Mixtape.
Music played in this show
The Last Time - The Andrew Oldham Orchestra
Bitter Sweet Symphony - The Verve
i'm not where you are - Marika Hackman
Too Close To The Sun - The Mutton Birds
Eyes Of Nothing - Alphabethead
I THINK - Tyler the Creator
Gone Gone Thank You - Tyler the Creator
Due West - Kelsey Lu
Waves (Van Dyke Parks edit) - Sofia Bolt
Hide Yr Brain - SJD
No-one - SJD
Te Po - Hirini Melbourne & Richard Nunns
Woke Up This Morning (Chosen One Mix) - Alabama 3
Anytime - Mavis Staples
Ufiufi - Adeaze
Sugar (From NZ Live) - Bailey Wiley and Melodownz
Sun Ra With The Mind & Jasminfire - Jamila Woods
Essential NZ Albums: Proud
God Defend New Zealand - Vocal Five
We Are The OMC - OMC
Trust Me, I Don’t Need You - Semi MCs
Ain’t It True, In The Neighbourhood - Sisters Underground
Dawn Of The Eve - Di-Na-Ve
Bassed On A Lost Cause - Radio Backstab & DJ Payback
Tuesday Blues, Pass It Over - Pacifican Descendants
Pacific Beats - Puka Puka
South Coast- Lake South
Tu (feat. Jani Lauzon) - Moana & The Tribe
3 - 4pm
I Can't Change My Name - Dave Dobbyn
Sunshine - Sebadoh
Dream Within a Dream - Tristen
Lullaby - The Cure
Bruise - Yumi Zouma
Crying - Strawpeople
Spaces - Eyreton Hall
Microscopic God - Earth Tongue
The Mixtape: Toby Morris
Accidentally Like A Martyr - Warren Zevon
Mythological Beauty - Big Thief
Alfred & Church - SWIDT
Arahura - Marlon Williams
Little Death - The Beths