Saturday 9 January 2010 - Music 101 Summer Edition with Emma Smith


We review the memories and mishaps of 2004 and 2005 in NZ music.

12:30 pm Rhythm & Vines Festival Report

Melody Thomas packs some sunscreen, sweatbands and a couple of microphones and heads off to the three day all-out New Years spectacular. Featuring interviews with Roots Manuva, LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy, The Editors and Micachu and the Shapes (pictured below).

Mica Levi. Photo by Rebecca Stewart

1:08 pm Music Technology Panel

The past decade has drastically changed the way audiences and artists experience music. Musical commentator Peter McLennan and Serato Audio Research's Aroha Harawira share their thoughts on new musical technologies.

1:30 Berlin Review

New Zealand musicians have been heading to Berlin in the past year faster than you can say currywurst. We revisit the best of our Berlin connections and hear new tunes from Berliners Peter Fox and DJ Koze.

2:04pm The Castanets Session

One man wonder Raymond Raposa brings a dusky voice and a kit bag of atmos in for a Castanets live session.(listen here)

2:30pm Real Wild Child

Bat biter Ozzy Osbourne is the subject of episode three of the BBC series on the boozers, brawlers and hell-raisers of rock 'n' roll - with Sony award-winning presenter Stuart Maconie.

3.04 pm Live: Connan Mockasin

With the thrill and awe of a mesmerising cult leader (in a nice way) Connan Mockasin plays with a rare passion, and at times, his teeth. Hear psychedelic ditties soaked in the blues pop traditions of the UK, where he's been living for the past while.

3:30 pm Groove Armada

Hear about the band's new sound and line up as Marty Duda chats with Tom Findlay of Groove Armada.

4.05 pm Mix Tape: Ben Howe

Celebrity musical guests are invited in to spin their choicest cuts. This week Arch Hill Recordings' Ben Howe makes a mix entitled 'From The Cradle To The Label'.

Ike and Tina Turner-River Deep Mountain High

The Clash- The Guns Of Brixton

Gang Of Four- Call Me Up

The Cure-A Forest

Echo and the Bunnymen- The Cutter


Pavement- Summer Babe

3Ds- Hey Seuss

David Kilgour- Wave Of Love

The Family Cactus- Come Howling