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We tried to do a special on the relationship between early Jazz and Blues … but we sort of messed it up a bit by revealing an almost total ignorance of what Jazz is … 🙂   Here’s the playlist anyways….   john lee hooker & miles davis & taj majal – bank robbery white […]

Feral Vessel souncheck, Malones, Waiheke Island, July 30th, 2011 If you were there then … you were there, and you won’t quickly forget it. If you weren’t, then I’m sorry to say you missed one of the great nights of live rock on Waiheke Island! But lucky for you Waiheke Radio agents were in the […]

This week on Albums that Changed Everything Countrymike (B-Squared Blues) takes a look at Public Enemys’ seminal 1988 hip-hop album "It Takes A Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back", an album that consistently appears in a variety of top album lists and influenced a generation of hip-hop that came after it. 

Special: Stax records Booker T. & the Mgs – Green OnionsMarvin Pontiac – I’m a dogjeff beck – rock my plimsoleFree – SweetoothRL Burnside – see my jumper hangin’ on the lineRufus Thomas – Do the funky chicken Otis Redding – mr pitifulBooker T & the MGs – Soul Clap 69The Dramatics – the devil […]

tony joe white – 300 pounds of hongrybilly boy arnold – catfishJohn Lee Hooker – how long must i be your slaveBRMC – Spread your loveJimi Hendrix – Electric Church Red HouseBlack Merda – Cynthia RuthSon House – Clarksdale Moan The Memphis Jug Band – KC MoanBlind Lemon Jefferson – black snake moanJohn Lee Hooker […]

Freddy and the Kinfolk – GoatLightnin hopkins – movin on out boogiery cooder – on a mondayson house – special rider bluesRiverhead Slide – Further on up the roadAaron Carpenter – key to the highwayEarl King – walkin by myself booker white – fixin to die bluesled zeppelin – in my time of dyingled zeppelin […]

I will be at NetHui on Thursday the 30th of June talking with Luke Goode of the University of Auckland Film, Television, and Media Studies department, and Russel Brown, a journalist and broadcaster, and owner of the Public Address blogging network, about Civic Engagement online in New Zealand. I’m going to be talking about the […]

Nikki Ngati in the WR studio Local Live is Waiheke Radio’s local music show presented on the last Saturday of every month and featuring live-to-air performances of local musicians and performers as well as pre-recorded shows from the Waiheke Radio studios or from venues around the island. This month we’re focusing on the Women of […]

Your weekly dose of blues playlist goodness … Booker T and the MGs- Hang em HighNina Simone- Backlash BluesSon House- American DefenseDavid Bowie- Running Gun BluesTaj Mahal- Frankie and AlbertThe Black Keys – Hard RowGil Scott Heron – Movie Gil Scott-Heron – Inner City BluesGil Scott-Heron – H20gate BluesGil Scott-Heron – New York is killing […]

bunnyJACK performance, Waiheke Radio May 28th, 2011


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