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Cosmic Wednesday Drive

4pm - 7pm Wednesday with Raf

Cosmic Wednesday Drive

Radio One's 'Drive' programme is the station's flagship, prime-time, magazine-style radio show hosted by the station's top presenters, DJs, and news readers. From 4 - 7pm, Monday through to Friday, tune in to the Drive show for news, reviews, interviews, prizes and giveaways alongside a premier sampling of Radio One's exemplary contemporary and alternative sound.

WEDNESDAY 1ST JULY 2020
Series Finale - Driven To Excess and

Peach Pit - Camilla, I'm at Home
Young Fathers - In My View
TOBACCO - Hungry Eyes
Khruangbin and Leon Bridges - Texas Sun 
Coco Solid (NZ) - Crop That Back
Methyl Ethel - Ubu 
Hans Pucket (NZ) - Straight To My Heart
Vanessa Worm (Dn) - Heaven to Hell 
SWIDT (NZ) - BUNGA
UMO (NZ) - Mulit-Love 
Gorillaz - Momentary Bliss ft. slowthai & Slaves
Fanau Spa (NZ) - River 
SoccerPractise (NZ) - Kaua E Mate Wheke
Gil Scott-Heron - New York Is Killing Me
Cass McCombs - The Wine Of Lebanon 
Flying Lotus - Never Catch Me ft. Kendrick Lamar
Vampire Weekend - Sympathy 
Noname - Diddy Bop (ft. Raury & Cam O'bi)
Marlon Williams (NZ) - What's Chasing You 
Anthonie Tonnon (NZ) - Submarine Bells
Ha The Unclear (NZ) - Julius Caesar 
IDLES - Mercedes Marxist
BADBADNOTGOOD - Time Moves Slow ft. Sam Herring
MAALA (NZ) - Water Overhead 
The Pharcyde - Passin' Me By
Julia Jacklin - Pressure To Party
UMO (NZ) - Can't Keep Checking My Phone  
Dbldbl x Trapjaw Kelpie (NZ) - Bumpy ft. Piki Tanguru
slowthai - Doorman ft. Mura Musa
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On 
Wilma Archer, MF Doom - Last Sniff 
The Mint Chicks (NZ) - Crazy? Yes! Dumb? No!
Beirut - Landslide 
Hans Pucket (NZ) - Fuck My Life

WEDNESDAY 17TH JUNE 2020
Driven to Rename Hamilton? Kirikiriroa Slaps

Shocking Pinks (NZ) – Double Vision Explorer 
Bicep – Atlas 
Vince Staples – Fire 
Blair Parkes (NZ) – Heavy Lifting 
Nick Tipa (Dn) – Drown Me 
Lime Cordiale – Addicted To The Sunshine 
slowthai ft. Mura Masa – Doorman 
Ha the Unclear (NZ) – Battery Farm 
Hospital Sports (NZ) – Go To Sleep 
Best Bets (NZ) – Life Under The Big Top 
The Impossibility of Retreat (NZ) – Highways 
Hans. (NZ) – Getby ft. imugi 
Barnaby Greebles (NZ) – A Death 
Young Tapz (NZ) – Found Her ft. Mzwètwo 
Peach Pit – Camilla, I’m at Home 
Waxahatchee – Bonfire 
The Raddlers (NZ) – A Little While 
FABLE (NZ) – 298 
Fazed On A Pony (Dn) – Spares 
Bullion – Never Is The Change 
The Elegant World (NZ) – BIRTHDAY
Surly (NZ) – Serious 
BADBADNOTGOOD, Jonah Yano – Goodbye Blue 
Flume, Toro y Moi – The Difference
Chelsea Jade (NZ) – Perfect Stranger 
Wurld Series (NZ) – Orkly Kid 
Totems (NZ) – Stunt 151
Leon Bridges, Terrace Martin – Sweeter
Arlo (NZ) – Anything 
Mbongwana Star – Malukayi ft. Konono No1
Border Control (NZ) – Temptation 
Tyler, The Creator – Yonkers
Smoot (NZ) – Welcome to Nowhere (The Mint Chicks Cover)
TOBACCO – Hungry Eyes 
Childish Gambino – Retro (Rough)
Ha the Unclear (NZ) – Julius Caesar 
Kate NV – Plans 
Baby Zionov (NZ) – Clubbing in the Time of Cholera (A Musical Tribute to a Bygone Era in Which People Sometimes Had Parties to Go To, Although Sometimes They Didn’t)
Holly Afoa (NZ) – Udik 
Lawrence Arabia (NZ) – Apple Pie Bed 
Chad VanGaalen – Peace on the Rise 
Wishdasher (NZ) – Moonlight 
Thundercub (Dn) – Kowabunga 
KennyHoopla – Plastic Door 

 

WEDNESDAY 10TH JUNE 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

Easyfun - Be Your USA
Boycrush (NZ) - Flirt (Ft. Madeira)
Silicon (NZ) - Cellphone (UMO Rework)
Hot Chip - Ready for the Floor
Chelsea Jade (NZ) - Laugh It Off
Matt & Kim - Daylight
Grouplove - Good Morning
Karen O x Danger Mouse- Turn the Light
Purple Pilgrims (NZ) - Thru Every Cell
Neon Indian - Slumlord
Ted Kamal - Woof!
Lil B- Motivation (TYBG!!!)
Coco Solid (NZ) - Wise 2 Wed (She's So Rad Rmx)
Electric Wire Hustle (NZ) - Brother Sun (Ft. Kimbra) 
Young Fathers - In My View
Ladi 6 (NZ) - Dust
Midnight Star - Midas Touch (Starskee Radio Edit)
Khruagbin & Leon Bridges - In my View
Estere (NZ) - Tokoloshe (Ft. Riza Biza)
Team Dynamite (NZ) - Who?
Aesop Rock - Rings
Rosalia - TKN (Ft. Travis Scott)
Jess B (NZ) - Pon It
RTJ - Out of Site (Ft. 2 Chainz)
Melowdownz (NZ) - No Mercy (Ft. Denzel Curry)
Danny Brown - Pneumonia
Leif - Boom
Don Toliver - No Idea (Logic 1000 Rmx)
Miloux (NZ) - Pocket (Jono Das Stolen Cadilac Rmx)
Blood Orange - Out of your League (Ft. Steve Lacy)
Frank Ocean - Pyramids
Julien Dyne (NZ) Fallin Down (Ft. Parks)
Mark Ronson - Bang Bang Bang (Ft. Q-Tip & MNDR)
Ariel Pink - Stray Here With You
P.H.F. (NZ) - Sometimes
Tiny Ruins (NZ) - Olypmic Girls
The War on Drugs - Red Eyes
Silver Jews - People
Bunnies on Ponies (NZ) - Destination Newtown Park Flats
Spawts (NZ) - Happy Monster
Radiohead - Daydreaming

 

WEDNESDAY 3RD JUNE 2020
Oysters Drive Me Blue? Mail It In

Iris Hill - Too Much Happiness 
Scizzorhands & Kevin Posey (NZ) - Forever (ft. Raiza Biza)
Bathsalts (NZ) - The Chateau 
Anthonie Tonnon (NZ) - Submarine Bells
Keanu Raves (NZ) - Floor Support 
Karen O & The Kids - All Is Love
Alphe Stael - Daybreak 
Mr Hayday (NZ) - The Annual 
Koizilla (Dn) - In a Month or Two 
Kate Owen (NZ) - Lover 
Louisa Nicklin (NZ) - The Residue 
Methyl Ethel - Ubu
@Peace (NZ) - Hug Your Mum
Peach Pit - Camilla, I'm at Home
Slime - My Company 
Leaping Tiger (NZ) - Screw Face (ft. Church & AP, JY Lee, Disciple Pati)
Finn Johansson (NZ) - 6 Pack 
Coco Solid (NZ) - Slow Torture ft. Disasteradio 
Protomartyr - Dope Cloud 
Shiraz & LSJ (NZ) - Lean & Rock 
Glass Animals ft. Denzel Curry - Tokyo Drifting 
Alec (NZ) - Your Essay 
Methyl Ethel - Honest 

Interview w/ Hope Wilson - Director at Blue Oyster Art Project Space 

Gorillaz, Tony Allen, Skepta - How Far?
Daft Punk - Get Lucky 
King Sweeties (NZ) - Let's Just Stay In Bed 
Marlin's Dreaming (Dn) - Alike 
Montell2099 (NZ) - Bae Bae 
Todd Terje - Johnny & Mary (ft. Bryan Ferry)
serpentwithfeet - A Comma
Amamelia (NZ) - Sad & Lonely (ft. Junny)
Caroline Rose - Feel The Way I Want 
Delaney Davidson (NZ) - Dirty Dozen 
Barney Connolly (Dn) - Stuck in a Cycle 
Eli Moore (NZ) - The Thought

WEDNESDAY 27TH MAY 2020
Wednesday Drive - Kiwiana Edition

Mermaidens (NZ) - Under The Mountain II
Ha the Unclear (NZ) - Julius Caesar 
Louisa Nicklin (NZ) - Sick of This 
Hans Pucket (NZ) - Straight To My Heart 
UMO (NZ) - Multi-Love
ERNIE RUSSO (NZ) - CLUTCH
Theia (NZ) - 99% Angel
Tom Ludvigson & Trevor Reekie (NZ) - In a Vision
Bathsalts (NZ) - Lover, Leave My Office Nightmares 
Shocking Pinks (NZ) - Us Against the City (Fly Nights Rmx)
Robbie Motion (Dn) - Sounds of Home (The Night)
Benny's Videos (NZ) - Lost Boys 
Noah Slee (NZ) - Can't Let Go 
Ha The Unclear (NZ) - Wallace Line 
Arma Del Amor (NZ) - The Watcher 
Marlin's Dreaming (Dn) - Alike 
Hans Pucket (NZ) - Fuck My Life 
SWIDT (NZ) - BUNGA 
Ladi6 (NZ) - Beffy 
Che-Fu (NZ) - Misty Frequencies 
The Mint Chicks (NZ) - Crazy? Yes! Dumb? No!
MELODOWNZ (NZ) - FIne
alayna (NZ) - Glowing 
Dick Move (NZ) - Dick Move 
Vapour & Shape (NZ) - Catchpool
Eli Moore (NZ) - The Thought 
Marlon Williams (NZ) - What's Chasing You 

 

WEDNESDAY 20TH MAY 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

WEDNESDAY 13TH MAY 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

WEDNESDAY 6TH MAY 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

WEDNESDAY 29TH APRIL 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

WEDNESDAY 15TH APRIL 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

WEDNESDAY 8TH APRIL 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

WEDNESDAY 1ST APRIL 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive w./ Tommy T

AC Freazy (NZ) - Only One
Run The Jewels - Ooh LA LA (Feat. Greg Nice and DJ Premier)
LIPS (NZ) - Guilty Talk
BETTERSLOW (NZ) - Taking It Easy (For All Us Sinners)
Doons (NZ) - Shallows
Matthew Dear - Sound & Vision (David Bowie cover)
KAYTRANADA - Oh No (Feat. Estelle)
ONONO (NZ) - LUV ME 2
Yumi Zouma (NZ) - Right Track / Wrong Man
Adam Hattaway (NZ) - The Law
Kate Owen (NZ) - Lover
Aphex Twin - T69 Collapse
Detroit Swindle - 64 Ways (Feat. Mayer Hawthorne)
Kayne West - FML
Imugi (NZ) - Dizzy
Kevin Morby - City Music
Sandboards (NZ) - Nothing But a Freak
The 1975 - Me and You Together Song
The Horrors - Sea Within a Sea
PAPLOCO (NZ) - PAPANUI STATE OF MIND
Sur Back - Trophy Daughter
Amamelia (NZ) - Unshelter Me
Kane Strang (Dn) - Full Moon, Hungry Sun
Weval - It'll Be Just Fine
The Chemical Brothers - Swoon (Lindstrom & Prins Thomas Remix)
Andy Shauf - Neon Skyline
Lizzo - Juice
Soft Plastics (NZ) - I Love My Wife
LCD Soundsystem - Yr City's a Sucker [London Sessions]
FKA Twigs - home with you
Sulfate (NZ) - Song for Ruth
Skux (NZ) - I Am The Explorer
Siriusmo - Wow (Modeselektor Remix)
Randa (NZ) - Heatwave
Thundercub (Dn) - Beta (2)
Jungle - Platoon (SpectraSoul Remix)
Queens of the Stone Age - Sick, Sick, Sick

WEDNESDAY 18TH MARCH 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

WEDNESDAY 4TH MARCH 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

WEDNESDAY 26TH FEBRUARY 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

WEDNESDAY 19TH FEBRUARY 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

WEDNESDAY 12TH FEBRUARY 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive with Guest Host Tommy T

Ta-Ku & Wafia - Meet In the Middle
Wilma Archer & MF Doom - Last Sniff
Groeni (NZ) - Hedre
Jonathan Bree (NZ) - Waiting On The Moment
Dick Move (NZ) - Jerk
Bobby Womack - The Bravest Man In The Universe
Arcade Fire - I Give You Power (Feat. Mavis Staples)
Sun King (NZ) - Sunking
COOL TAN fka HEAVY (NZ) - Coming Out
Peking Duk - Move (Feat. Alisa Xayalith)
Roisin Murphy - Ten Miles High
The Whitest Boy Alive - 1517
Mermaidens (NZ) - I Might Disappear
The Olympians - Mercury's Odyssey
Confidence Man - Does it Make You Feel Good?
Breakbot - Baby I'm Yours (Feat. Irfane)
Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti - Round & Round
La Femme - Mycose
Avantdale Bowling Club (NZ) - Water (Medley)
Tom Scott - Taite Music Prize acceptance speech (via RNZ)
RAD TIMES GIG GUIDE
Parquet Courts - Tenderness
Jungle - Platoon (SpectraSoul Remix)
Jurassic 5 - Thing Line (Feat. Nelly Furtado)
Scott & Charlene's Wedding - Back in the Corner
Action Bronson - Easy Rider
Coffin Club (NZ) - Seashells
MGMT - When You Die
SuperParka - Skip
Moodymann - Lyk U Use 2 (Feat. Andres)
Mac Miller - Everybody
ChoiceVaughan (NZ) - To Live & Die in AD (Feat. Tom Scott & MELODOWNZ)
mixed vege (NZ) - Take Take Take
Matt Berry - Take My Hand

 

WEDNESDAY 5TH FEBRUARY 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

Fabulous Arabia (NZ) - Henry
Mark Ronson - Then There Were Two (Ft. Anderson .Paak)
Moana & The Tribe (NZ) - Titia
Solange - Dont Touch My Hair (Ft. Sampha)
Haitus Kaiyote - By Fire
Estere (NZ) - Cruel Charlie
Thundercat - Black Qualls (Ft. Steve Lacy & Steve Arrington)
Alt-J - Left Hand Free
Ha The Unclear (NZ) - Julius Ceaser
Tv on the Radio - Careful You
St. Vincent - Digital Witness
Interpol - The Weekend
Earth to Zena (NZ) - Crooked Mouths
Black Marble - Private Show
Astro Children (Dn) - Eden
Kurt Vile - Bassackwards
Three Quater Marathon (Dn) - Caught
Zack Villere - A Feeling
Beach House - Drunk In LA
Emily Edrosa (NZ) - Animal
Japanese Breakfast - Head Over Heels (Tears For Fears cover)
Deerhunter - Snakeskin
Better Oblivion Community Center - Dylan Thomas
Merk (NZ) - Luck Dilemma
Courtney Barnett - Pickles from the Jar
Destroyer - Dark Leaves Form a Thread
Nic & Rueben (NZ) - BIG wow
Beirut - Gibraltar
Omar Apollo - Kickback
Sudan Archives - Nont For Sale
Jack Berry (Dn) - PSYCHO
Caribou - Never Come Back
Yumi Zouma (NZ) - Right Track/Wrong Man
Hot Chip - Need You Now
Kaytranada - 10% (Ft. Kali Uchis)
Anthonie Tonnon (NZ) - Submarine Bells
Stella Donnely - Mechanical Bull
Camp Cope - How to Socailise and Make Friends
Mac Demarco - Nobody
Fazed on a Pony (Dn) -  Only One Who Feels a Little Bad
Real Estate - Stained Glass
Bon Iver - Calgary
Princess Chelsea (NZ) - I Cant Help Falling In Love With You (Elvis cover)
Frankie Cosmos - Windows
Cigarettes After Sex - K
Scuba Diva (NZ) - Whats the Point

 

WEDNESDAY 29TH JANUARY 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive

WEDNESDAY 22ND JANUARY 2020
COSMIC Wednesday Drive