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Cosmic Wednesday Drive

4pm - 7pm Wednesday with Gemma & Sophie

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.

drive ft. radio active sound tech rapper drum man extraordinaire hunter blair

sorry we were so excited to see each other that we forgot to write the playlist

wednesday drive where i haven't slept in 48 hours

Softkiss – Lemonade 
Gold Series – Dbldbl (NZ)
Mind Your Head – Chores & Gasp (NZ)
Is Anything Wrong – Lhasa De Sela 
Crystalised – The xx

Live to Air w/ Stef Animal 

Only One – A.C. Freazy (NZ)
Phophet Rise Again – Capleton 
Your Eyes Are Bleeding – Princess Nokia 
Beauty in the Form of Forever – Sunvii (NZ)
Back to Front – Alizarin Lizard (Dn)
Numb – The Venus Project (NZ)
Sink Like A Stone – The Exponents (NZ) 
Bet Ain’t Worth the Hand – Leon Bridges 
Sloth – Koizilla (Dn)
I Don’t Hold Knives – Groeni (NZ)

Interview w/ Dan Brader 

May I Have This Dance – Francis and the Lights
Roll (Burbank Funk) – The Internet 

DEBONED presented by BONES Magazine ft. Wyatt Ryder

She Devil – Scraps 

Wednesday On The Rag - A Period Piece

Destination Newtown Park Flats - Bunnies On Ponies (NZ)
Feelin' - Connan Mockasin (NZ)
Down in Splendour - Straightjacket Fits (NZ)
These Roses - Gin Wigmore (NZ)
A Little Hate - Lawrence Arabia (NZ)
Crop That Back - Coco Solid (NZ)
What's Chasing You - Marlon Williams (NZ)
Me at the Museum, You In The Wintergarden (NZ)
The Ballad of Minnie Dean - Delaney Davidson (NZ)
Blend - Aldous Harding (NZ)
It's been a rough year - Carb on Carb (NZ)
Party Boy - Marlon Williams (NZ)
Crystal - Scruffy (NZ)
Crazy? Yes! Dumb? No! - The Mint Chicks (NZ)
You Know I Know ft. Sophie Burberry - Hopetoun Brown (NZ)
Take it Down ft. Rubi Du - JessB (NZ)
Dad Of The Year - Dbldbl (NZ)
Birds - Bic Runga (NZ)
Royal Blue - Ladi6 (NZ)
Jellyfish Stings - Estere (NZ)
Cat Through a Vocoder - Jet Jaguar (NZ)
La Rat - Opposite Sex (NZ)
Stay Outta My Business - Tami Neilson (NZ)
A World Alone - Lorde (NZ)
Hunnybee - Unknown Mortal Orchestra (NZ)

The one where we debate asmr and wave wins

Let it Still – Space Above (NZ)
Honeycomb – Dead Little Penny (NZ)
Apple Pie – Destiny 
Pleaser  –  Moody.v and the Menstrual Cycle (NZ)
Rooftops in Spain – The Presidents Of The United States Of America
Under a Spell – The Kumpnee (NZ)
Sadness Takes The Gold – Vera Ellen (NZ) 
Your Eyes Are Bleeding – Princess Nokia 
Marina was a Dreamer – Richard Dada (NZ)
Yuika – Dracula Factory (NZ)
Fashion – Randa (NZ)
Odyssey featuring LP – Benny Tones (NZ)
Nomads – Estère (NZ)
Body of Desire – October (NZ)
I Got You (Splitz Enz) – Cover Version – Ha the Unclear (NZ)
Royal Blue – Ladi6 (NZ) 
Sweatshop –  Disasteradio (NZ)
Diana By My Side – The Olympians (NZ)
Two Free Hands – Anthonie Tonnon (NZ)
This Is America – Childish Gambino 
Cheif, King, Sir – These Dancing Wolves (NZ)

DEBONED Presented by BONES Magazine ft. Eliana Gray

Problem Drinking – Jaggers x Lines (NZ)
The Hold – Consequence (NZ)


Tunnel Vision

Maybe - Polyester (NZ)
Do the Astral Plane - Flying Lotus
All Of This - The Naked and Famous (NZ)
Terrible Love (alternate version) - The National 
Pynk - Janelle Monae ft. Grimes
Valentine - Jonathan Bree (NZ)
Moodna Once with grace - Gus Dapperton
Stay Outta My Business - Tami Neilson (NZ)
Jellyfish Stings - Estere (NZ)
This is America - Childish Gambino
Lazarus - David Bowie
Burn the Witch - Radiohead
Chase Me (Single Version) - Danger Mouse and Run the Jewels
Beautiful Dress - Marlon Williams (NZ)
Everything's minimal - Laurence Arabia ft. Tiny Ruins (NZ)
Bloodflood - alt-J 
Lazy Boy - Franz Ferdinand
Cold Castles - Scalper (NZ)
Shame - Young Fathers
Sticks and Stones - Jamie T
Unsquare Dance - Dave Brubeck

Sensing Amandrive

MSN - Kairi 
Strange I Know - Delaney Davidson
Hungry Like the Wolf - Duran Duran 
I Wanna be Everyone - Hockey Dad
Orange Blossom - Destiny
Human - The Killers
Don't Cry - Run the Jewels 
Rattlesnake - St Vincent
Don't Fucking Tell  me  What to do (the  mekanism  mix) - Robyn 
Rent - Estere 
Jessie - Frankie Cosmos 
Blockbuster Night pt.1 - Run the Jewels
Look at what the Light did now - Flo Morrissey and Matthew E. White
Private Idaho - B52s
Superfast Jellyfish - Gorillaz
Tamale - Tyler the Creator 
Life's a Bitch - Naz, AZ and Olu Dara 
Fade - Mermaidens

DEBONED presented by BONES Magazine ft. Lisa Blakie

i - Kendrick Lamar
Paint it Black - The Rolling Stones
Talk to me - Run the Jewels
Heaven knows I'm Miserable now - The Smith's

Wafe and Rave Hilliams

Post Animal - Ralphie 
Scorpio Rising - Soccer Mummy
Ziggy Starfish (Anxiety Raps) - Open Mike Eagle 
Whales - Carseat Headrest
Long Gone Lonesome Blues - Hank Williams
Dog Milk - Palm
Beautiful U R - Mongo Skato (NZ)
E-pro - Beck
Crop that Back - Coco Solid (NZ)
Chum - Earl Sweatshirt
40 Winks - Jon Wayne 
Eczema - Hans Pucket (NZ)
Dying Day - Gin Wigmore (NZ)
I try - Macy Gray
Turn to Stone - ELO
Te Rawhiti - Kirsten Te Rito (NZ)
In My View - Young Fathers
Green Light - Jon Wayne ft. Anderson Paak


aveneyru and afaelclar join onono

Stylo f. Mos Def & Bobby Womack - Gorillaz 
Fingertips - Savannah (NZ)
My Boy - Car Seat Headrest
Everything's Minimal ft. Tiny Ruins - Lawrence Arabia (NZ)
Drama - Over The Atlantic (NZ)

Interview w/ Jono Nott (ONONO)

The Gardener - ONONO (NZ)
Stay Disappointed - Wax Chattels (NZ)
School - Dirty Fingers 
Stay Outta My Business - Tami Neilson (NZ) 
Big Bad Wolf - SoccerPractise (NZ) 
Nervous Mary - The Breeders 
Life Under The Big Top - Best Bets (NZ)
SGL (Now, Now Cover) - So Below (NZ)
Real Eyes - Taipei Teahouse (NZ) 
Blissful Myth - Unsanitary Napkin (NZ)

DEBONED presented by BONES Magazine ft. Erin Broughton (Editor)

Lights Camera Action - Sellassie 
Valentine's Day Is Over - Billy Bragg 

Interview w/ Maple Goh (The Tūī Quartet)

Numbers - Daughter 

Wednesday Wallbanger:
Wednesday's Song - John Frusciante

Idea of Order at Kyson Point - Tom Rogerson with Brian Eno

all we do is drive

Crop That Back (Prod. Yumgod) - Coco Solid (NZ)
Nervous Mary - The Breeders 
School - Dirty Fingers 
Problem Drinking - Jaggers x Lines (Dn) 
I Don't Hold Knives - Groeni (NZ)

Interview w/ James Paul (Groeni)

Forests - Pesk (Dn)
Feet Don't Fail Me - Queens Of The Stone Age
Carry - Fran (NZ) 
Bathoelemule Brixton - John White (Dn)
Space Oddity - The Flaming Lips 
I Can't Cope - The Leers (NZ) 
Set it Off - JessB (NZ)
Addictions - Lucy Dacus
Ralphie - Post Animal
Everything's Minimal ft. Tiny Ruins - Lawrence Arabia (NZ) 
Out Worn - Soccer Mommy 

DEBONED Presented by BONES Magazine ft. John Hosie-Kora 

Fantastic Explosion Of Time - Pond 
Not For Me - Forth Wanderers

Interview w/ Gussie Larkin (Mermaidens)

Lean In When I Suffer - Speedy Ortiz

Wednesday Wallbanger:
Wednesday Morning Atonement - Curtis Harding 

All She Does Is Stare - October (NZ)

kicked from the T2 lane

DoubleVisionVersion - Shocking Pinks (NZ)
Amnesia - Strange Harvest (Dn)
Chromosomes - Grayson Gilmour (NZ) 
The Underdog - Spoon 
Dream Sequence - Manuel Darquart (NZ)

Interview w/ Dorothée Basel (Director of the Alliance Français Film Festival)

No Avail - Glass Owls (NZ) 
Sore - Tooth Shy (Dn)
On Ice - Dirty Pixels. (NZ) 
Caballero - Shamir 
Clap Clap - Miss Blanks 
Blend - Aldous Harding (NZ) 
Amene - Soccer Practise (NZ)
Lizard Brain - The All Seeing Hand (NZ) 
Nameless, Faceless - Courtney Barnett
Can I Get The Real Stuff - Guerilla Toss
Alone ft. Connie Constance - Blue Daisy 
Busted (Glenn Astro's Deeply Busted Mix) - Claude
(I Love How You) Listen To The Radio - Die! Die! Die! (NZ)
Crop That Back (Prod. Yumgod) - Coco Solid (NZ)
Bermuda - Harvey Sutherland
In Real Life - The Ruby Suns (NZ)
(How Could Anybody) Feel at Home - Open Mike Eagle


wdnsdy drv

Demeter – indi (NZ)
Raingirl – yaeji
Half life – Smerz
Crop That Back (Prod Yumgod) – Coco Solid (NZ)
Pure – October (NZ)
Manawa – Kamandi (NZ)

Interview w/ Unlimited XL (Hugh Ozumba)

Pass It On – Unlimited XL (NZ)
Angels ft. Saba – Chance The Rapper
Special – Angel Olsen
Team – Lorde (NZ)
MDR – Petite Noir
YO! MY SAINT Ft. Michael Kiwanuka – Karen O
Northern Hospitality – Thomas Blondet
Glitter in the Gutter (Rhombus Rmx) – Ahoribuzz (NZ)
Willow Peak – Wet Wings (NZ)
Macho Italian Boys – Tiger Tones (NZ)

Interview w/ Jet Jaguar (Michael Upton)

Ottomans – Jet Jaguar (NZ)
Problem Drinking – Jaggers X Lines (Dn)
No Reptiles – Everything Everything
Shriek –  Wye Oak
Knife Edge – Matt Corby
Hold You Close – Opensouls (NZ)
Halfway House – Bonaparte
Clap Clap – Miss Blanks

Wednesday Wallbanger:

Wednesday Morning – Macklemore

On Ice – Dirty Pixels. (NZ)
Caress Your Soul – Sticky Fingers


l-l-l-l-l-l-l-live from the drive show

Ziggy Stardust (Anti-Anxiety Raps) – Open Mike Eagle
No Stars In The City - @peace (NZ)
Painful Like – Austra
Clap Clap – Miss Blanks
Red Pepper – Harbour City Electric (NZ)
My Opinion ft. Bishop Lamont & Fat Freddy’s Drop – DJ Babu

Jaggers X Lines Interview

Problem Drinking – Jaggers X Lines (Dn)
Boogie ft. HIGH HOOPS – SWIDT (NZ)
Sore – Tooth Shy (Dn)
Feel The Sun – Cinema 90 (NZ)
School – Dirty Fingers
Seasong – Maryland (Dn)
Stay Dissapointed – Wax Chattels (NZ)
Fingertips – Savannah (NZ)
Cicada – La Luz
Nervous Mary – The Breeders
Day Job ft. SWIDT – Yoko-Zuna (NZ)
Sloth – Koizilla (Dn)
Backburning – Hair Die
I Took Your picture – Cults
Just A Cloud – Lusine
Känner mig sa lag – Red Martian

DEBONED presented by BONES Magazine

Pins and Needles – Space Ventura (NZ)
Morning Mr Magpie – Radiohead

Wednesday Wallbanger:

It’s Only Wednesday – Crash Kings

Typical Ft. Jordan Rakei (NZ) – Nightmares On Wax 


Rāmere Taraiwa

Don’t Talk About You – Geowulf
On Screen – Govmint (Dn)
Show – Lxury & LA Priest
Brain – BANKS

Interview w/ Ally Baharoon

The Rink – Theo Parrish
Macho Italian Boys – Tiger Tones (NZ)
Solitary Guys – Lawrence Arabia (NZ)
I Don’t Hold Knives – Groeni (NZ)
Rose Quartz – Richard Dada (NZ)
Half life – Smerz
My Boy – Car Seat Headrest
Me and Michael – MGMT
Afterthought – Screw-Jack (NZ)
UFO ft. Allday – Mallrat
Metagoth – The Breeders
Hey – Matthew Young (NZ)
Crawfish – Elvis Presley
Dear Life – Beck
Tom Tom – Holy Fuck Same Sky ft. Siavani – 9-5ers (NZ)

Stephen Hawking (1942 - 2018) 

Me And Stephen Hawking – Manic Street Preachers

If The Car Beside You Moves Ahead – James Blake
Half Man Half Shark – King Krule
Blockbuster Night Pt. 1 – Run The Jewels
Limestone – Kauf
Stuck with Me – The Neighbourhood
Giving Up On Summer – Introverted Dancefloor (NZ)

Wednesday Wallbanger:

Wednesday – Good Morning

MICHUUL. – Duckwrth
Highway – Frankkey (NZ) 


Wednesday Drive but funny this time

Hive (ft. Vince Staples) – Earl Sweatshirt
Pray For Me – The Weeknd & Kendrick Lamar

Interview w/ Frickin Dangerous Bro

Prison Song ft. Marchin Oz – Soulphiction
When I’m Lonely – Introverted Dancefloor (NZ)
Sometimes ft. bella – mmoonbeams (NZ)
What is Right ft. Nile Rogers & Abigail Wyles – Chase & Status
Bloodshot Red Eyes – Everything Is Recorded
YO! MY SAINT Ft. Michael Kiwanuka – Karen O
She Devil – Scraps
Cicada – La Luz

Interview w/ Sunday Morning Gothic

Fingertips – Savannah (NZ)
Landfall – Tweed (NZ)
Heave Away – The Fables
Half Man Half Shark – King Krule
Blue Train Lines – Mount Kimbie
Anything – Arlo (NZ)

Interview w/ Georgia Nott (The Venus Project)

Need A Man – The Venus Project (NZ)

Wednesday Wallbanger:

Wednesday Night Melody – Bleached 


Pray for Me – The Weekend & Kendrick Lamar
Confessions (Pt. III) ft. Colin Stetson – BADBADNOTGOOD
No More Words – SuiZhen
Jesse – Frankie Cosmos

Interview w/ Dan Brader

I Call the Shots ft. JME – Wiley
Lady – Bailey Wiley (NZ)

My Morning Jacket – Wordless Chorus (as requested by Dan Brader)

Diana By My Side – The Olympians (NZ)
Crickets – Ora Cogan
Train – Starcrawler
On Her Way (French Rebellion Rmx)- Skux (NZ)
Honey – Kehlani
Blissful Myth – Unsanitary Napkin (NZ)
Give It To Me – Motte (NZ)
Stuck – Day Wave
Breaking – AKSK
Nightlight – Little Dragon
A Man And A Woman – Consequence (NZ)
Seasong – Maryland (Dn)
Party Boy – Marlon Williams (NZ)
1000 Eyes – October (NZ)
Lazy Boy – Franz Ferdinand
Demeter – Indi (NZ)
BOOGIE – Brockhampton
It Can Be Done But Only They Can Do It – Tlaotlon (NZ)

Wednesday Wallbanger:

Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M. – Simon & Garfunkel

Do the Astral Plane – Flying Lotus 

Wednesday Drive w./ Wave

Wednesday Drive w./ Henessey

New Order - Restless (Andrew Weatherall remix)
Beach House - Myth 
Princess Chelsea (NZ) - No Church On Sunday
Mongo Skato (NZ) - Fela 
Lets Go ft. MF DOOM - Shape Of Broad Minds 
Estere (NZ) - Pro Bono Techno Zone 
Angel Olsen - Special 
Flip Grater (NZ) - Dors Mon Bebe 
Frank Ocean - Pyramids 


October (NZ) - All She Does Is Stare 
Grimes - Oblivion 
Wolf Alice - Space & Time
Karen O - YO! MY SAINT ft. Michael Kiwanuka 
Will Saunders (NZ) - Another Deity Away 
Eyes No Eyes (NZ) - St Guillotine 
TRIUMPHS (DN) - Computer Man 
Connan Mockasin (NZ) - It's Choade, My Dear 
Dido - Thank You
Sufjan Stevens - The Only Thing
Father John Misty - When You're Smiling And Astride Me 
The National - This Is The Last Time 
Mac DeMarco - Let My Baby Stay 
Solange - Don't Touch My Hair 
Fazerdaze (NZ) - Take It Slow
Car Seat Headrest - War Is Coming (If You Want It)
Tame Impala - 'Cause I'm A Man

Wednesday Drive w./ ChelleShockk

Balkan Beat Box - Give It A Tone
Bjork - I Miss You
Jessie Cassin (NZ) - Slow
Christian Loffler - Nordkap
Kanye West, Jay Z & Big Sean - Clique
Gorillaz - Garage Palace ft. Little Simz
Outkast - Speedballin
Kimbra (NZ) - Top Of The World
Queens of the Stone Age - The Evil Has Landed
Randa (NZ) - Fashion
Cyndi Lauper - Early In The Mornin'
Little Dragon - Peace of Mind ft. Faith Evans
Koizilla (Dn) - Sloth
SZA - Anything
Trillion (NZ) - Cinders On The Dancefloor
Beyonce - Formation
Charlotte Gainsburg - Deadly Valentine
Roy Irwin (NZ) - King of Pop
Misfits - Dream Lover
Calvin Harris - Slide ft. Frank Ocean & Migos
Disasteradio (NZ) - Sweatshop
RJD2 - The Sheboygan Left
Ibeyi - I Wanna be Like You
Marlon Williams (NZ) - Nobody Gets What They Want Anymore feat. Aldous Harding
Bonobo - Samurai
The Fur Coats (NZ) - Why You Out There In The Rain
Goodshirt - Buck It Up
Kendrick Lamar - DUCKWORTH
Matthew Young (NZ) - Hey
Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile - Over Everything
Soaked Oats (Dn) - Flies On The Wall
Chet Faker - Talk Is Cheap
Julia Jacklin - Cold Caller
Lou Phelps - What Time Is It ft. Innanet James
The Beths (NZ) - Great No One
Jay-Z - 444
Seva Hifi (NZ) - Somebody
Dizzee Rascal - Space
Florist - If Blue Could Be Happiness
Yumi Zouma (NZ) - Other People
Filthy Friends - Despierta
Cool Mediation (NZ) - Make It Rain

Wednesday Drive w./ Nicole

Soft Hair (NZ) - Lying Has To Stop
Lemon - N.E.R.D ft. Rihanna
G-Eazy - Waspy
The Tied - 1963
Phoenix - 1901
Dictaphone Blues (NZ) - Lance's Tape
Black Boy Peaches (DN) - Diamonds
Disasteradio (NZ) - Oh Yeah
Generationals - Durga II
Yumi Zouma (NZ) - Other People
Roy Irwin (NZ) - King of Pop
Pixx - Baboo
Jol Mulholland (NZ) - Asleep In The Nowhere
Everything Is Recorded - Close But Not Quite ft. Sampha
Lost Beach - Famous For Foolin
KONGOS - Hey I Don't Know
Painted Blind (DN) - Leave It On The Edge Honey
Little Lapin (NZ) - Magnet Eyes
Childish Gambino - Sober
Crying - Wool In The Wash
Vampire Weekend - Oxford Comma
LeRoyce - Sunny Nights
Terrible Sons (CHCH) - White Ribbon
Polyester (NZ) - Different For A Boy
Class Actress - Let Me Take You Out
Warpaint - Whiteout
Alice Merton - No Roots
Lykke Li - No Rest For The Wicked
Plush - Fixes
Angus & Julia Stone - Snow
The Situations (NZ) - King David
Soft Hair (NZ) - Relaxed Lizard 
Lou Bega - Mambo No. 5
The Killers - Losing Touch
The Checks (NZ) - Ballroom Baby
Gordi (NZ) - All The Light We Cannot See
The Jungle Giants - On Your Way Down
SZA - Normal Girl
Yumi Zouma (NZ) - December 
Porches - Country
Kane Strang (DN) - My Smile Is Extinct
Trick Mammoth (DN) - Baltimore