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diggin'

Join Duncan Graham as he digs down into the history and method of an artist or musician. diggin' is kindly supported by Tasman Environmental Trust and airs every second Sunday night at 8.00, replaying the following Wednesday afternoon at 1.00 Show Less

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diggin' - Mar 10 19
diggin' - Mar 10 19
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diggin' - Feb 24 19
WE CAN'T MAKE IT HERE; Who sez only homophobic, right wing, white, bible totin, male bigots enjoy country music. It jes aint true. Let's take back the music. Remember cowboys are frequently secretly fond of each other. Music by James McMurtry, Margo Price, Brandy Clark and the Pistol Annies. and not forgettin' Willie Nelson
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diggin' - Feb 10 19
diggin explores naif as a genre with artists like Blossom Dearie, Jonathan Richman, Arthur Russell and the girl groups.
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diggin' - Jan 27 19
This week diggin is self referential; examining songs about digging, digging one's own grave, diggin a grave and just diggin it with Ice Cube, Bonnie Raitt and The Future Bible Heroes.
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diggin' - Jan 13 19
Tonight's selection is curated by Lucy and Emily from Melbourne and features Westies like Methyl Ethyl, The Triffids, Pond as well as old favs Nick Cave, the go Betweens and Julia Jacklin.
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diggin' - Dec 30 18
Luis' Picks for 2018 - Eclectic range of songs from Japan, Spain, USA, Australia, Brazil and New Zealand, all from 2018
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diggin' - Dec 16 18

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diggin' - Dec 02 18
Duncan Graham talks about Western Swing and where it came from. Swing music led to jitterbug which led to Texas Swing. Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys are the featured band, but Cab Calloway contributes two songs as well as songs by Benny Goodman, Spade Cooley and Bukka White.
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diggin' - Nov 18 18
My heart’s not in it. Another delve into the past with a look at lesser known or unknown songs from the period known as The Girl Group Era, when all was innocent. Think female harmonies combined doowoop and r and b. Back in time, before punk, before the Beatles, before global warming, when teenage romance was all important.
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diggin' - Nov 04 18
Chicken with it’s head cut off. this episode of small d diggin’ showcases The Magnetic Fields and their singer/songwriter Stephin Merritt’s other voices: The Gothic Archies, The 6ths and Future Bible Heroes as well as some of his other work. Great tunes funny clever lyrics.
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diggin' - Oct 21 18
Whispering grass: who was better the beatles or the stones? no no no go further back. Who was better the Mills Brothers or the Ink Spots? It’s music from long ago, but it digs deep into your soul.
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diggin' - Oct 07 18
This week’s diggin’ delves into what we can expect from the upcoming NAF lineup, playing songs from The Shuffle Demons, Julia Deans, Tiny Ruins, Louis Baker, Rhian Sheehan, and of course The Eastern. In two weeks, diggin’ will go deep into the past, exploring two groups from the 1930s.
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