In the run up to THE 全日本 i Svenska Melodi 歌祭り (the All Japan & Swedish song festival) on The Full Catastrophe this Saturday on JOY94.9, I’m going to put a bit of a spotlight of artists that I wish I could include on Saturday’s festivities but due…
A bit of a fanboy post here. I love Original Love, which is effectively just one person: Takao Tajima.
To love Original Love is to love someone who reinvents even their classic hits. Here’s an example with the song Let’s Go.
This is a live performance in 1999. (the performance starts at 1:36)
This is a live performance in 2006.
Cannot find the original studio version of Let’s Go online but in lieu of that here’s an impressive performance of Original Love’s hit Scandal…
…and the video to the really big hit Kiss
- Nostalgia Jukebox Says Come Home (hikarublue.wordpress.com)
Here are the songs featured on tonight’s show:
Dannii Minogue – I Can’t Sleep At Night
Kylie Minogue – Better Than Today
See you next month! And in the meantime, mosey on over to JOYEurovision!
Songs from our own patch, as they used to say on Blue Heelers. Happy Australia Day.
Kylie Minogue – I Should Be So Lucky
Anthony Callea – Oh Oh Oh Oh
Riva featuring Dannii Minogue – Who Do You Love Now?
Natalie Imbruglia – Want (Live)
Ricki-Lee – Raining Diamonds
Next week, WorldWideWave begins a month of special shows highlighting “Difficult countries” for LGBT. Behind the smiles as they say…
In honour of Martin Luther King, Jr and his enduring dream.
Jason Walker – Leave It All Behind
Sir Ari Gold – Make My Body Rock
Next week on WorldWideWave
Lars Vaular – Rett Opp Og Ned (live)
The official music video for “Rett Opp og Ned” is here. Warning: The video features intense imagery.
Annie – Chewing Gum
Odd is being a bit skittish about his “Secret Love,”so here’s the original by Doris Day.
Röyksopp – Follow My Ruin
Odd Børre – Stress (a “redesigned” live version. Warning: strobe light effects at the beginning and end.)
Sondre Lerche (cousin to Lars Vaular) – Like Lazenby (live)
Next week: It’s a coming home for us at The Wave. Perhaps this might be a hint:
one final clue:
Pop Girls – Let’s Go To The Mall
Aiza Seguerra – If We Try
Eraserheads – Ligaya (Live)
Jaya – Me My Man & I
VST & Company – Disco Fever
Aiza Seguerra – Ikaw Ang Aking Mahal
Piolo Pascual – Sana Ikaw
XLR8 – I Wish Lang
KYLA – Don’t Tie Me Down
Parokya Ni Edgar – Silvertoes
And a special teaser for next week’s show:
It wouldn’t be a Wednesday night/Thursday morning without some visual stimuli from W3, wouldn’t it?
From the land of William of Orange!
Sandra & Andres: Als Het Om De Liefde Gaat
Bløf – Alles Is Liefde
Gerard Joling – Ik Leef Mijn Droom
Gordon – Niemand Lacht Zoals Jij
Gerard Joling – Hou Je Morgen Nog Steeds Van Mij
Gordon – Echte Liefde
Gerard Joling – Shangri-La (as performed for Eurovision)
Ruth Jacott – Vrede (as performed for Eurovision)
Xandra – Colorado (as performed for Eurovision)
Ruth Jacott – Vrij Met Mij (look out for Ted Ballieu on Percussion!)
Ruth Jacott – Ik Ga Door
Bonus: Ruth Jacott & Edsilia Rombley – Uit Het Oog Niet Uit Mijn Hart
World Wide Waves will be back in 2012. Our first stop on 4 January: The Philippines.
Joy Fleming – Ein Lied kann eine Brücke sein (Live from Eurovision 1975)
Ingrid Peters – Afrika (remix)
Mary Roos – Wir Fahr’n Achterbahn (Live mit extra Mary)
Lena – Satellite (live from the 2011 Eurovision, this particular remake is rather impressive)
Schnuffel feat. Michael Wendler – Häschenparty (WARNING: This song may rot your teeth and ears)
Lena – Taken By A Stranger (Live..and very weird)
Nina Hagen – Immer Lauter (Lifeball Version)
Die Fantastistich Vier – Einfach Sein
Sarah Connor – Under My Skin
Ross Antony & Paul Reeves – Don Giovanni
Tune in next week for our last show of 2011! Where are we going to?
Curious about the songs played on tonight’s World Wide Waves Israel show? Here’s the (all-LGBT artist) playlist complete with visuals:
Dana International – Maganuna
The Young Professionals – 20 Seconds
Dana International – At The Lowest Part of Tel Aviv
Harel Skaat – Milim
Dana International – Ding Dong
Yehonathan – Turn On Your Lights
Ivri Lider – Striped Shirt
The Young Professionals – D.I.S.C.O (I love the Freddie Mercury-esque dancer)
Yehonathan – My Turn
Ivri Lider – Australian Traveler