Tribute to Frankie Knuckles…

Tribute to Frankie Knuckles on Starship 109 radio show hosted by Timo aired on April 1, 2014 KTUH FM Honolulu. Thank you for the amazing music Mr. Knuckles, your music will live on forever… R.I.P.

the whistle song – Frankie Knuckles
it seems to hang on (12″ mix) – Ashford & Simpson
running away – Roy Ayer
Your love – Frankie Knuckles
I’m caught up (in one night love affair) – Inner life
The Break – Kat Mandu
last night a DJ saved my life – In Deep
Music is my way of life – Patti LaBelle
It’s a cold world feat. Jamie Principle – Frankie Knuckles
Work out (vocal mix) – Frankie Knuckles
Rock with you (Frankie Knuckles remix) – Michael Jackson
Rain Falls – Frankie Knuckles
Passion and pain (instrumental) – Frankie Knuckles
Left to my own devices (Frankie Knuckles Royal Piano dub) – Pet Shop Boys
Blind (Frankie Knuckles vocal) – Hercules and Love Affair
Hanging on a string (Frankie Knuckles 12″ classic club mix) – Loose end


The dark side…

2.25.14 Playlist

initial problem – riton
forbidden colours – David Sylvian
Are you going with me? – Pat Metheny Group
rude movement – sun palace
film burn – yppah feat Anomie Belle
Flight waves – Com Truise
Swimming original mix – Holy model
first fire – Bonobo feat Grey Reverend
amydgala – DJ koze
half a minute (joey negro sunburnt mix) – Matt Bianco
Why original mix – Carly Simon
Fly away – laidback
keep on – d train

and Now some afterhour tunes for y’all… 1.29.30-2.55.51

Drift – Laser Tom
Sun machine (disjokke remix) – drop out orchestra
terror island (enzo ponzio mix) – Billy Bongus & Sal
Bang the box – kaos
marilyn whirlwind – DJ koze
boys girls – satin jacket
higuita (disclosure project remix) – fathead johnson
timo’s vinyl’s collection 🙂

DJ Takaya 2.11.14 playlist


Takaya’s playlist

Kimiko Kasai – Butterfly

Walter Murphy – afternoon of a faun

Zero 7 – on my own

love bird – want you in my soul

Sebastien Tellier – broadway (chicken lips dub)

ALice Smith – Love endeavor (maurice fulton remix)

Kraak and Smaak – The future is yours (Adriatique remix)

Kate Bush – Sunset

Hironobu Saito – Tasogare (summer twilight)

Big Thank you to DJ Takaya Nagase from NYC/Japan for playing some great music and also Hironobu Saito for sharing his talent with live guitar and six string ukulele at the studio, check out his new album Golden Circle!

1.21.14 playlist

Starship 109 – Mistral

Lava (freeform arkestra mix) – Boozoo Bajou

Tides – The xx

cosyland – Laidback

Get lifted (dl edit) – George Mcrae

D song – Yppah feat Anomie Belle


a good day (DJ Rocca erodiscomix) – Daniele Baldelli

Sentimental Journey – Weird Guilder

Like a child – Junior boys

A lucid dream (terrance remix) – A sagittariun

Tha kee tha tha – Five letters

Tonight I’m alright (Joey Negro spirit of 79 remix) – Narada michael Walden

Set fire to me (Latin Jazz combo version) – Willie colon

Piano 89 – Reverso 68

Maybach – Coma

Changed feat Ernesto – Mario & Vidis


bang and DJ Kevin Koga tag team style~~


1.7.14 playlist


Starship 109 – Mistral

Counting star – Nujabe

Rotation – Herb Alpert

E Man Nian ku – Rego

Agua Santa – Ocote sounds

High Priestess – Karma

Now that we found love – Third World

Half a minute (Joey Negro Sunburnt mix) – Matt Bianco

And i know – washed out

Panoramic – Lusine

Celestial Waltz – Shawn Lee

Keep a secret – the whitest boy alive

run way to elsewhere – Pacific!

Touch – The crystal ark

Empire Ants – Gorillaz feat little dragon

Make you mine – Breakbot

Leonora – Hercules and love affair

Moon light lovin (Manage trois) – Isaac Hayes


12.10.13 playlist

Starship 109 – Mistral

Astronomic Club – Air

From The Rooftops – The Funk Ark

Agua Santa – Ocote Soul Sounds

Make you mine – Breakbot

Maybach – Coma

The Incorrigible heartthrob – Move D

Bliss – Tensnake

Ich scherib der ein buch 2013 (feat. Hilfegerd Knef) – DJ Koze

The Robots – Balanescu Quartet

Escape our love – Alkalino

That’s the way love is (acid mix) – Ten city

Walk on air ( sun and moon mix) – Holy Ghost

Set fire to me (Latin Jazz combo version) – Willie Colon

Changed feat Ernesto – Mario Vidis

The misidia monarchy / the things I saw – Akiko ayama

Previous little diamond – Fox of fox

African Queen (moonlight matters ‘i love grace jones remix) – allez allez

William’s blood – Grace Jones

Los Conquistadore Chocolates – Johnny Hammond

Celestial Waltz – Shawn Lee

Voices insides my head (superministry & am rulin mix) – The police



welcome aboard to the starship 109

Starship 109Welcome to Starship 109! After 1 month break after Afternoon Delight, I’m glad to be back on air and host a new timeslot with my new show “Starship 109.” Tune in and be on this wonderful musical journey with me every week, from cosmic sounds to disco, electronic, indie rock, to soul, funk and jazz… Every Tuesday evening from 6-9pm 🙂

Vice Captain Mark Chittom’s list

Disco Dementia – Ray Mang (&foolish felix)

Let is happen (beatfanatics belaeric boogie remix) – Vangelis

Rubbish – Seiji

Never can say goodbye (rocket’s s[ace dub remix) – Rob Pane

Disco patel – wonder 14

Juan Nunez freestyle track

The main thing (rub n tug’s proton saga) – Roxy music

Down to the moon – Andreas Vollenweider