So Long Frank Lloyd Pam! – Pam Corkery Leaves The Two

Not the finest headline, but it has a decent ring to it. On a flight to LA a couple of weeks ago I was in a bit of daze thinking about the sudden departure of my dear friend and co-host Pam Corkery from radio for a return to politics. I’d found out midday Friday that…

The Genius Of Nile Rodgers – Collaborations With Daft Punk & Paul Simon

*JULY 11 UPDATE: NILE RODGERS TOURING NZ, – SEE BELOW The biggest international hit of 2013, Get Lucky, is credited to “Daft Punk feat. Pharrell”, but it’s the rhythm guitarist with the dreads you see in the music video who really makes the song. If those scratchy rhythmic leads sound familiar it’s not just because…

Paul Simon’s 70th Birthday – His 10 Greatest Songs

I’ve been listening to Paul Simon pretty much from day one, so being that he turned 70, I thought I’d compile a list of my 10 favourite songs from one of America’s greatest songwriters and in particular, lyricists. As a kid I remember the family driving around Kuala Lumpur in our big yellow Datsun van listening…