JOY Music Highlights https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights Music Interview highlights from across the station Sun, 30 Sep 2018 23:00:28 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.10 https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/wp-admin/images/w-logo-blue.png JOY Music Highlights https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights 32 32 Music Interview highlights from across the station JOY 94.9 clean JOY 94.9 webmaster@joy.org.au webmaster@joy.org.au (JOY 94.9) JOY Melbourne Inc. Music Interview highlights from across the station JOY Music Highlights http://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/wp-content/uploads/sites/216/powerpress/JOY-Music-Highlights.jpg https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights Melbourne, Australia Weekly Zak’s back and Fallin for you https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/2018/10/zaks-back-and-fallin-for-you/ Sun, 30 Sep 2018 23:00:28 +0000 http://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/?p=1820 Melbourne-based out-and-proud singer Zak Love is back with a new single and he’s proud to have it premiere on JOY. Since last being at JOY, Zak’s been performing all over Australia and busy writing new […]

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Melbourne-based out-and-proud singer Zak Love is back with a new single and he’s proud to have it premiere on JOY.

Since last being at JOY, Zak’s been performing all over Australia and busy writing new music. He caught up with Michael, JOY’s Music Director, to talk about performing in suits and on boats and the story behind the new single Fallin.

Plus:

  • What happened when Zak tried to gate crash a Madonna gig?
  • Whose music would he love to make a cover album of?
  • How did Zak get his foot in the door?

Grab your copy of Fallin through your preferred music distributor and like Zak on Facebook.

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Melbourne-based out-and-proud singer Zak Love is back with a new single and he’s proud to have it premiere on JOY. Since last being at JOY, Zak’s been performing all over Australia and busy writing new […]http://media.rawvoice. Melbourne-based out-and-proud singer Zak Love is back with a new single and he’s proud to have it premiere on JOY. Since last being at JOY, Zak’s been performing all over Australia and busy writing new […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_musichighlights/p/joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/wp-content/uploads/sites/216/2018/09/ZacLove-MusicHighlights2018.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:05 — 8.3MB) Michael clean 9:05
40 Songs for 40 Years: 2008 – today https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/2018/04/40-songs-for-40-years-2008-today/ Sat, 07 Apr 2018 07:00:22 +0000 http://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/?p=1798 JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today. Michael and John took you on a journey through […]

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JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today.

Michael and John took you on a journey through time with one song for each of the years since the very first Mardi Gras in 1978.

The fourth decade: 2008 – today

2008: Agnes – Release Me (Cahill Radio Edit)

2009: Beyoncé – Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)

2010: Beverley Knight & Chaka Khan – Soul Survivor (Bimbo Jones Radio Edit)

2011: Lady Gaga – Born This Way

2012: Scissor Sisters – Let’s Have a Kiki

2013: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ft Mary Lambert – Same Love (JOY radio edit)

2014: Sam Smith – Stay With Me (Mark Picchiotti Groove Reconstruction Radio Mix)

2015: Adam Lambert – Ghost Town

2016: Dami Im – Sound of Silence (7th Heaven Radio Edit)

2017: Halsey ft Lauren Jauregai – Strangers

2018: Troye Sivan – My My My

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40 Songs for 40 Years: 1998 – 2007 https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/2018/04/40-songs-for-40-years-1998-2007/ Fri, 06 Apr 2018 07:00:59 +0000 http://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/?p=1796 JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today. Michael and John took you on a journey through […]

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JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today.

Michael and John took you on a journey through time with one song for each of the years since the very first Mardi Gras in 1978.

The third decade: 1998 – 2007

1998: Mousse T vs Hot’N’Juicy – Horny (1998 rework)

1999: Delerium & Sarah McLachlan – Silence

2000: Anastacia  – I’m Outta Love

2001: Kylie Minogue – Can’t Get You Out Of My Head

2002: Shakira – Whenever Wherever

2003: Britney Spears & Madonna – Me Against The Music

2004: Eric Prydz – Call On Me

2005: Mariah Carey – We Belong Together (Pete Rauhofer reconstruction radio mix)

2006: Scissor Sisters – I Don’t Feel Like Dancin’

2007: Mika – Grace Kelly

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JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today. Michael and John took you on a journey through […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_musichighlights/p/joy.org. JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today. Michael and John took you on a journey through […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_musichighlights/p/joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/wp-content/uploads/sites/216/2018/04/40Songs40Years-1998-2007-128.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:05 — 50.4MB) Michael clean 55:05
40 Songs for 40 Years: 1988 – 1997 https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/2018/04/40-songs-for-40-years-1988-1997/ Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:00:15 +0000 http://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/?p=1794 JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today. Michael and John took you on a journey through […]

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JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today.

Michael and John took you on a journey through time with one song for each of the years since the very first Mardi Gras in 1978.

The second decade: 1988 – 1997

1988: Yazz And The Plastic Population – The Only Way Is Up

1989: Cher – If I Could Turn Back Time

1990: The B52s – Love Shack

1991: Kylie Minogue – What Do I Have To Do

1992: CeCe Peniston – Finally

1993: Janet Jackson – If

1994: Toni Pearen – Walkaway Lover

1995: Christine Anu – Party

1996: Johnna – Pride (Radio Edit)

1997: Aqua – Barbie Girl

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JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today. Michael and John took you on a journey through […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_musichighlights/p/joy.org. JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today. Michael and John took you on a journey through […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_musichighlights/p/joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/wp-content/uploads/sites/216/2018/04/40Songs40Years-1988-1997-128.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:11 — 50.5MB) Michael clean 55:11
40 Songs for 40 Years: 1978 – 1987 https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/2018/04/40-songs-for-40-years-1978-1987/ Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:00:21 +0000 http://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/?p=1792 JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today. Michael and John took you on a journey through […]

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JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today.

Michael and John took you on a journey through time with one song for each of the years since the very first Mardi Gras in 1978.

The first decade: 1978 – 1987

1978: Alicia Bridges – I Love The Nightlife (Real Rapino 7″ Mix)

1979: ABBA – Gimme! Gimme! Gimme!

1980: Diana Ross – Upside Down

1981: Soft Cell – Tainted Love

1982: Human League – Don’t You Want Me

1983: Prince – 1999

1984: Bronski Beat – Smalltown Boy

1985: Dead Or Alive – You Spin Me Round (Like A Record)

1986: The Communards – Don’t Leave Me This Way

1987: Bananarama – Love In The First Degree

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JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today. Michael and John took you on a journey through […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_musichighlights/p/joy.org. JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today. Michael and John took you on a journey through […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_musichighlights/p/joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/wp-content/uploads/sites/216/2018/04/40Songs40Years-1978-1987-128.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 57:20 — 52.5MB) Michael clean 57:20
Alfie says YES for marriage equality https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/2017/10/alfie-says-yes-marriage-equality/ Mon, 02 Oct 2017 07:00:12 +0000 http://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/?p=1783 Alfie Arcuri won The Voice in 2016 and he popped into JOY to talk all things YES! before his Melbourne live show. The out-and-proud singer sat down with JOY’s Music Director Michael and they chatted […]

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Alfie Arcuri won The Voice in 2016 and he popped into JOY to talk all things YES! before his Melbourne live show.

The out-and-proud singer sat down with JOY’s Music Director Michael and they chatted about performing a song about his ex on national TV, the effects of the current Marriage Law Postal Survey and the story behind his new song, Love is Love.

He also teamed up with Matt, his guitarist, to perform Love is Love live in studio.

Plus:

  • What does Alfie think about Eurovision?
  • What are the plans for 2018?
  • Which big British singer does he want to work with?
  • And what did little Alfie get up to in big LA?

Connect with Alfie

Facebook: Alfie Arcuri

Twitter: @alfiearcuri

Instagram: @alfiearcuri

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Alfie Arcuri won The Voice in 2016 and he popped into JOY to talk all things YES! before his Melbourne live show. The out-and-proud singer sat down with JOY’s Music Director Michael and they chatted […]http://media.rawvoice. Alfie Arcuri won The Voice in 2016 and he popped into JOY to talk all things YES! before his Melbourne live show. The out-and-proud singer sat down with JOY’s Music Director Michael and they chatted […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_musichighlights/p/joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/wp-content/uploads/sites/216/2017/10/2017-10-02-MusicHighlights-AlfieArcuri.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 15:56 — 14.6MB) Michael clean 15:56
Incognito: Full Length Show https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/2016/09/incognito-full-length-show/ Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:07:47 +0000 http://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/?p=1777 Incognito is a British acid jazz band. Their debut album, Jazz Funk, was released in 1981, with 15 more albums following, the latest of which, Amplified Soul, was released in June 2014. The 19-member ensemble will be performing […]

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untitledIncognito is a British acid jazz band. Their debut album, Jazz Funk, was released in 1981, with 15 more albums following, the latest of which, Amplified Soul, was released in June 2014.

The 19-member ensemble will be performing at Alumbra in Melbourne, 29 September.

JOY 94.9’s  very own Soul Provider, Matt Warne, was in London this week and took the opportunity to catch up with the band’s frontman – composer, record producer, guitarist and singer – Jean-Paul ‘Bluey’ Maunick.

This podcast is the full length Soul Provider program including interview and tracks.

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Incognito is a British acid jazz band. Their debut album, Jazz Funk, was released in 1981, with 15 more albums following, the latest of which, Amplified Soul, was released in June 2014. The 19-member ensemble will be performing […]http://media. Incognito is a British acid jazz band. Their debut album, Jazz Funk, was released in 1981, with 15 more albums following, the latest of which, Amplified Soul, was released in June 2014. The 19-member ensemble will be performing […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_musichighlights/p/joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/wp-content/uploads/sites/216/2016/09/Soul-Provider-Show-7-with-Incognito-Interview-Full-Show-podcast.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:01:09 — 56.0MB) Jason clean 1:01:09
Soul Provider Goes Incognito https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/2016/09/soul-provider-goes-incognito/ Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:30:27 +0000 http://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/?p=1769   Incognito is a British acid jazz band. Their debut album, Jazz Funk, was released in 1981, with 15 more albums following, the latest of which, Amplified Soul, was released in June 2014. The 19-member […]

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untitledIncognito is a British acid jazz band. Their debut album, Jazz Funk, was released in 1981, with 15 more albums following, the latest of which, Amplified Soul, was released in June 2014.

The 19-member ensemble will be performing at Alumbra in Melbourne, 29 September.

JOY 94.9’s  very own Soul Provider, Matt Warne, was in London this week and took the opportunity to catch up with the band’s frontman – composer, record producer, guitarist and singer – Jean-Paul ‘Bluey’ Maunick.

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  Incognito is a British acid jazz band. Their debut album, Jazz Funk, was released in 1981, with 15 more albums following, the latest of which, Amplified Soul, was released in June 2014. The 19-member […]http://media.rawvoice.   Incognito is a British acid jazz band. Their debut album, Jazz Funk, was released in 1981, with 15 more albums following, the latest of which, Amplified Soul, was released in June 2014. The 19-member […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_musichighlights/p/joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/wp-content/uploads/sites/216/2016/09/Soul-Provider-Show-7-with-Incognito-Interview-podcast.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 15:13 — 10.5MB) Jason clean 15:13
Pumeza Matshikiza https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/2016/08/pumeza-matshikiza/ Mon, 22 Aug 2016 06:00:42 +0000 http://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/?p=1755 South African born opera singer Pumeza Matshikiza chats with Leo Stubbing in the JOY studios. Pumeza opens up about her childhood, the death of her father at age eleven and discovering opera music on the radio. […]

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12191852_1032310820148172_6640557337302219663_nSouth African born opera singer Pumeza Matshikiza chats with Leo Stubbing in the JOY studios.

Pumeza opens up about her childhood, the death of her father at age eleven and discovering opera music on the radio.

Pumeza chats about moving to Europe to enhance her career, her three year scholarship at the Royal College Of Music in London and a masterclass with Dame Kiri Te Kanawa.

Pumeza talks about signing to Decca Records, her debut album Voice Of Hope, performing at the 2014 Commonwealth Games, The Royal Variety Performance and earlier this year with US singer Josh Groban.

Pumeza also chats about the new album ARIAS, her love of rock music, her time in Melbourne and much more.

The new album ARIAS by Pumeza Matshikiza is available in store and online now – visit the official website for further information and follow Pumeza on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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South African born opera singer Pumeza Matshikiza chats with Leo Stubbing in the JOY studios. Pumeza opens up about her childhood, the death of her father at age eleven and discovering opera music on the radio. […]http://media.rawvoice. South African born opera singer Pumeza Matshikiza chats with Leo Stubbing in the JOY studios. Pumeza opens up about her childhood, the death of her father at age eleven and discovering opera music on the radio. […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_musichighlights/p/joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/wp-content/uploads/sites/216/2016/08/22-08-2016-MusicHighlights-Pumeza-Matshikiza-ExtendedPodcastEdit.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 22:24 — 20.5MB) Leo clean 22:24
Alfie Arcuri https://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/2016/08/alfie-arcuri/ Fri, 05 Aug 2016 00:45:04 +0000 http://joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/?p=1744 In this extended podcast exclusive, Leo chats with the 2016 The Voice winner Alfie Arcuri, live in the JOY studio. Alfie began posting videos on Instagram and YouTube, gaining a growing global audience – which lead […]

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13710070_810094482425987_6180860290377334710_nIn this extended podcast exclusive, Leo chats with the 2016 The Voice winner Alfie Arcuri, live in the JOY studio.

Alfie began posting videos on Instagram and YouTube, gaining a growing global audience – which lead to him auditioning for The Voice. Alfie reflects on his time on the show, working with his coach Delta Goodrem and follow contestant Adam Ladell.

Alfie chats about some of the songs he performed on the show, including John Legend’s All Of Me and discovering Jack Savoretti’s Catapult, which he performed on the grand final – together with a duet with Delta.

Alfie chats about the two original tracks which appear on his debut album Zenith – the winner’s single Cruel and Careless Game, which was co-written by Troye Sivan and his upcoming live shows in Melbourne and Sydney in November.

Alfie also chats about his family, private messages on Instagram, his ideal date, tips on the perfect pizza and much more.

The debut album Zenith, from Alfie Arcuri, is available in store and online now.

Alfie plays The Palms at Crown on Friday 4 November – tickets available now through Ticketmaster.

Follow Alfie on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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In this extended podcast exclusive, Leo chats with the 2016 The Voice winner Alfie Arcuri, live in the JOY studio. Alfie began posting videos on Instagram and YouTube, gaining a growing global audience – which lead […]http://media.rawvoice. In this extended podcast exclusive, Leo chats with the 2016 The Voice winner Alfie Arcuri, live in the JOY studio. Alfie began posting videos on Instagram and YouTube, gaining a growing global audience – which lead […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_musichighlights/p/joy.org.au/joymusichighlights/wp-content/uploads/sites/216/2016/08/05-08-2016-AlfieArcuri-ExtendedPodcastEdit.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 20:40 — 18.9MB) Leo clean 20:40