/ Miss Chatelaine / Music / Twisting words – Show #156 (part 2), 7 June 2020


With Black Lives Matter rallies taking places all over the world, including in Melbourne, Katie highlights some young Australian First Nations artists and plays some timely social commentary songs. Here is the playlist:

  • Hey Girl – Boy Pablo
  • I Contain Multitudes – Emma Swift
  • At a Light – Teddy Thompson
  • Mamma (live from Truettes podcast) – Little Wise ft. Tuck Shop Ladies
  • Unlock the System – J-MILLA
  • Twisting Words – Miiesha
  • Move – Baker Boy
  • The Joke – Brandi Carlile
  • Underdog – Alicia Keys
  • Teardrops – Elton John & k.d. lang

Above: Miiesha’s Nyaaringa album artwork by Nickeema Williams


About the author: Katie


Katie Purvis is a long-time JOY presenter and former leader of JOY's Social Media Team. She currently hosts Miss Chatelaine (Sundays 9–11am), a show devoted to folk, roots, acoustic and pop music. The tracks on her playlists are mostly new, mostly Australian, mostly independent releases, and often by LGBTIQ artists.


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