Sleater-Kinney Photo: Charlie Engman/Courtesy of the artist

1:30 Song Crush

Tony Stamp and Waveny Russ join Kirsten Johnstone to present their favourite new music

2:10 Corin Tucker of Sleater Kinney

Sleater Kinney guitarist Corin Tucker talks to Jana Whitta about the band's new album The Centre Won't Hold

2:30 Fred Armisen: The Funny Side of Music

Comedian Fred Armisen talks to Elliott Childs about the mixing of comedy and music ahead of his first NZ show.

3:20 Kirin J Callinan Live

Australian avant-pop musician Kirin J Calinan talks to Tony Stamp and plays live in the RNZ studio.

4:10 The Mixtape: Charlotte Ryan

The brand new host of Music 101, Charlotte Ryan joins Tony Stamp to pick her favourite tracks.

Music played in this show


The Gamblers - Moon Dawg

Portishead - It's A Fire

The XX - Crystalised

Smog - I Feel Like The Mother Of The World

Chancha Via Circuito - Ilalo (Baiuca Remix)

Song Crush

Whitney - Giving up

Gold Panda - Transactional Relationship

PRIYA - Keep on Explaining 

Ha the Unclear - Julius Caesar

Marika Hackman - The One

Fable NZ - Weekend

Missy Elliott - Throw It Back

Bonobo - Cirrus


Washed Out - Feel It All Around

Corin Tucker of Sleater Kinney

Hurry on Home, The Center Won't Hold Future Is Here, Ruins, Bad Dance, Restless, The Dog The Body

The Decemberists - Down By The Water

Elliott Smith - Waltz #2

Fred Armisen

Ian Rubbish And The Bizzaros - Living In The Gutter

Piers Lane - Hornpipe From Watermusic

Dinosaur Jr - Raisans

Deep Purple - Hush


Tom Waits - 16 Shells From A Thirty-Ought Six

J-E-T-S - Real Truth

Sampa The Great - Final Form

Weyes Blood - Wild Time

Kirin J Callinan Live In Session

The Homosexual, Return To Centre, Rise

Lambchop - Up With People

Big Thief - UFOF

Nosaj Thing - Caves (Teebs Remix)


Whitney - Used To Be Lonely

The Mixtape: Charlotte Ryan

The Marvelettes  - Too Many Fish In The Sea

Shapeshifter & Ladi 6 - When I Return

The Clean - Beatnik

The Mint Chicks - Sleeping During The Day

Neil Young - Only Love Can Break Your Heart

UMO - Ffunny FFriends

Neil Finn - Second Nature

Ensemble Entendu - Up To No Good