Welcome to Music 101! Today, your host is Yadana Saw. 

12:15 Tim Jonze on Liverpool Football club's unofficial anthem 

Guardian Culture Editor and Liverpool diehard Tim Jonze explains how mythical status of Gerry and The Pacemakers ‘You’ll Ever Walk Alone’ has endured as Liverpool football club’s unofficial anthem to become one of the best known sporting songs of the past 60 years. 

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The New Zealand music industries #metoo moment- Anna Coddington 

In the wake of Stuff’s investigation in the sexual harrassment in the music industry, singer songwriter Anna Coddington and a host of prominent singers have penned an open letter calling for change and accountability at the top of the music industry.  To discuss what her hopes are for a more inclusive and safer spaces for musicians of all genders and ethnicities, Anna Coddington joins us. 

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Anna Coddington

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Gig Etiquette

Because they are largely unspoken, it’d be easy to assume there are no real rules when it comes to acceptable behaviour at gigs… but the code of conduct becomes pretty clear when somebody - knowingly or unknowingly - breaks it.

With the help of door people, security guards, musicians and gig lovers - Melody Thomas explores The Secret Life of Gig Etiquette.

Matt Harvey, Tiki Taane, Evan Short

Matt Harvey, Tiki Taane, Evan Short Photo: supplied

2PM LIVE: Tattletale Saints 

Cy Winstanley and Vanessa McGowan (aka Tattletale Saints) are originally from Auckland but now live in Nashville, Tennessee.

On their new country-tinged album Dancing Under The Dogwoods, the pair celebrate their decision to become full-time musicians in the States, even if it took them through a marriage breakup, some bad jobs, and some even worse gigs before finally paying off.

Check out this wonderful life performance! 

Tattletale Saints NZ Live on RNZ

Tattletale Saints NZ Live on RNZ Photo: Andre Upston

DJ Chris Tubbs 

DJ Chris Tubbs shares some of his favourite cuts as he explains why dancing is good for our mind, body and soul.

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Chris Tubbs

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4:00pm The Mixtape - Nathan Rarere

Nathan Rarere has been appointed the permanent host of RNZ's early morning show, First Up. He joins The Mixtape to chat about life, and chooses five of his favourite songs! 

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Music played in this show

Songs played today


Intro music: Help the People - Marvin Gaye

I've Got A Feeling - Beatles

You'll Never Walk Alone - Gerry and The Pacemakers

The Killing Moon - Echo and The Bunnymen

GOD - Merk

Genius of Love - Tom Tom Club

Ce'st La Vie - The Killers

Hold Yourself - Tune-Yards

Evolution Revolution - Tommy Guerrero


Beams ft Louis Baker - Anna Coddington

Witness the Fitness - Roots Manuva

Love is Back - Celeste

King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown - Augustus Pablo


Oxygene Part 4 - Jean Michel Jarre

Picadillo (Carl Craig remix) - Johnny Blas

Collage (Bruise remix) - Lady Blackbird

Yüce Dağ Başında - Altin Gün

Having Your Fun - Focus

Chicken Grease - D'Angelo

Better Things - Kee'ahn

Born to Run - Bruce Springsteen

Honeycomb - Nathan Haines


Monolith - The Chills

In My Room ft. Sharon Van Etten -Shovels and Rope

Tamp em Up Solid - Ry Cooder

Loves Me Like a Rock - Jenny Mitchell

Complicated Man -Tattletale Saints (RNZ Recording)

What a Friend - Terrible Sons

Come Closer - Rhye

Devotion - The Staves

So Flute (Ludovic Navarre Amapiano version) - St Germain


The Mixtape - Nathan Rarere

All Mine live at Roseland NYC - Portishead

Whole Lotta Love - Tina Turner

Language - Annie Crummer

Peaceful Life ft Lorine Chai - GUTS

Everything is Everything - Lauryn Hill

I Just Want To Make Love To You - Etta James