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Monday Matters – The Best of 2015



In the final show of 2015 I played just some of the new (and when I say new I mean new as in new…and new as in ….new to the show (1st time played…from any year))!  Gettit?

Here is the track listing
Ship To Wreck by Florence + The Machine
Mazzanine by Shields
Tom’s Diner by Giorgio Moroder ft. Britney Spears
Money by Peace
Criminals by MS MR
Everybody Wants To Rule The World by Sue Ellen
Never A Woman by White Sea

Owl Song by Firewood Island
Follow The Sun by Xavier Rudd
Escapee by Architecture In Helsinki
Black Lemons by Generationals
Lean On by Major Lazer Ft MØ
Hometown Hero by Andy Shauf
Paul Is Alive by EL VY
March Lane by Calamity Horse

Oh Jah Jah by Eddie Murphy
Train Island by Trench City
Immigrant by Alyssa Brilla
Magdalena by Quantic ft. Alice Russell
Edge Of The World by Dan Clews
Last Ships by Firekites
Go by Chemical Brothers

Manureva by Alain Chamfort
No No No by Beirut
Stolen Dance by Milky Chance
Automatic Lover by Dee D. Jackson
Somebody to Love Me by Mark Ronson ft. Boy George
I leave On Friday by John Garrison

Aventine byAgnes Obel
Three Songs For “S” by Rod McKuen
Dès Que Le Vent Soufflera by Carla Bruni
Took A Hit by Racoon
Round and Round by Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti
Lovers by COMPNY
Jungle Drum by Emiliana Torrini
Adventure Of A Lifetime by Coldplay

Fade Out Lines by The Avener
Dug My Heart by BØ RNS
Pretty Thing by Broods
The Girl And The Robot by Royksopp
Beauty Queen by Foxes
Multi-Love by Unknown Mortal Orchestra
Friends by  Ft. Tom Morello

Monday Matters: Best of 2015 Music


On tonight’s Monday Matters I will play all the best of the new music that we played in 2015.  A list of the songs that I’m going to play below.

Hour 1:  7pm to 8pm – http://www.sfmradio.com

Florence + The Machine – Ship To Wreck
Shields – Mazzanine
Giorgio Moroder ft. Britney Spears – Tom’s Diner
Peace – Money
Sue Ellen – Everybody Wants To Rule The World
White Sea – Never A Woman
Firewood Island – Owl Song
Xavier Rudd – Follow The Sun
Architecture In Helsinki – Escapee
Generationals – Black Lemons
Major Lazer Ft MØ – Lean On
Andy Shauf – Hometown Hero
EL VY – Paul Is Alive
Calamity Horse – March Lane

Hour 2:  8pm to 9pm

Eddie Murphy – Oh Jah Jah
Trench City – Train Island
Alyssa Brilla – Immigrant
Chemical Brothers – Go
Dan Clews – Edge Of The World
Quantic ft. Alice Russell – Magdalena
Alain Chamfort – Manureva
Beirut – No No No
Milky Chance – Stolen Dance
Dee D. Jackson – Automatic Lover
Mark Ronson ft. Boy George – Somebody to Love Me
John Garrison – I leave On Friday

Hour 3:  9pm to 10pm

Agnes Obel – Aventine
Rod McKuen – Three Songs For “S”
Carla Bruni – Dès Que Le Vent Soufflera
Racoon – Took A Hit
Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti – Round and Round
COMPNY – Lovers
Emiliana Torrini – Jungle Drum
Coldplay – Adventure Of A Lifetime
The Avener – Fade Out Lines
BØRNS – Dug My Heart
Broods – Pretty Thing
Foxes – Beauty Queen
Royksopp – The Girl And The Robot
Raury Ft. Tom Morello – Friends
Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Multi-Love

Monday Matters 3rd February

Jessica Zhu
Jessica Zhu

On this programme Jason speaks to musician and Chinese-American pianist Jessica Zhu. Jessica made her orchestral debut in 2006 at the University of Houston, when she played Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3 with the Houston Symphony. She’s since performed with many orchestras in America. In 2009 Jessica was awarded the highly coveted Marshall Scholarship with which she completed a Masters programme with distinction at the the Guildhall School of Music & Dramas.

Also on the show, the featured group is The Kinks as we say happy birthday to Dave Davies, guitarist and founding member who celebrated his 67th birthday today.

Also,  Kyra brings us her all round geeky knowledge, the gig guide and latest music news.

We feature music from: Blondie, Crystal Fighters, Buddy Holly, Sara Bareilles, Empire Of The Sun, Trench City, Fickle Friends, The Waifs and Tori Amos.

And we give The Last Word to American actor Philip Seymour Hoffman who died on 2nd February 2014.  Philip had won the Academy Award for Best Actor for the 2005 biographical film Capote, was nominated three times for Best Supporting Actor, and received three Tony Award nominations for his work in theatre.

For more information about Jessica Zhu you can visit her website http://www.jessicazhu.com/