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95bFM Breakfast with Rachel

95bFM Breakfast w Rachel

Listen back to feature interviews and performances from the 95bFM Breakfast Show. Weekly features (such as Loose Reads or Travelling Tunes) all have their own feeds, so to listen or subscribe, pick and choose from the bCasts list on the right.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 20, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 20, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 20, 2019, 321.23 MB
Wed 20 Nov 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rob and Tess are sleepy but thankfully Rachel's straight into some heavy politics with National Party Deputy Leader, Paula Bennett; Rob talks white noise, the pros and cons; Mark Fisher comes in to talk about some of the awesome events during World AIDS Day Festival; and our newly found media mate, Tim Batt joins us to solve the puzzle of Aotearoa's complex media landscape. Happy Days!

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 19, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 19, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 19, 2019, 320.83 MB
Tue 19 Nov 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Kicking the show off with a round of Second Guessing; followed by an intense encounter with some very spicy Peaches Hot Chicken ahead of Laneway Festival; Sam talks some big names on Viewmaster; and Kate Hannah from the University of Auckland tells us about her research on the science Whisper Networks. A very big, very spicy Breakfast, this morning.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 18, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 18, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 18, 2019, 322.65 MB
Mon 18 Nov 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: A moody Monday after a big weekend; Penelope talks iconic fashion statements and one special designer; Jenna brings us a book by the joint Manbook Prize winner; and Luke Wood is on the line talking about his exhibition at Objectspace. We're bringing back the Summer Sorted Super Prize Pack, but when you needed a sunny pick me up, get yourself involved.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 15, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 15, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 15, 2019, 318.49 MB
Fri 15 Nov 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Big morning after the VNZMA's, with many exciting awards to be had; Fabian Fanboy calls in from Tinsletown with all sorts of exciting cinema reckons; Dr. Kirsten Zemke is back and bringing us riot grrrl this week; we hear from Jonny and Big Hungry at the VNZMA's last night; and Zoë joins us for some study procrastination in the form of theatre. Get out there and catch that high tide folks.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 14, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 14, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 14, 2019, 324.69 MB
Thu 14 Nov 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachel's excited about some upcoming tours; Rick promises we'll be fine for Drive Island tomorrow; David Slack's been thinking about maunga; Leisha's been thinking about hangover cures; Danielle sends in a sneak peek of her Church & AP interview; Troy makes a stop at 'the hole in the road'; Amelia's celebrating Kirikiriroa's finest - and apparently, so are you.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 13, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 13, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 13, 2019, 315.09 MB
Wed 13 Nov 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: We're talking Christmas already, yikes; Rob takes us back to the roots of left and right; we've got the Prime Minister on the line to talk Zero Carbon Bill, Armed Response Teams, and changes to partnership visas; Nato from Beastwars pops up to the studio ahead of the VNZMA's and to chat about some other exciting things on the horizon; and Tim Batt gives us the lowdown on some hot media-related takings. Good stuff.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 12, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 12, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 12, 2019, 317.03 MB
Tue 12 Nov 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: A gloomy morning, but nothing like a bitta Breakfast to brighten it up; another tough Second Guessing stumps the listeners; His Worships touches on a few hot topics this week; Steve Newall pops into the studio to talk the Fraud Film Festival; Sam returns to a genre close to his heart whilst reviewing Watchmen; and we're learning about the dark side of tourism with Professor Andreas Neef. Make sure you've packed your umbrella today.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 11, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 11, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 11, 2019, 319.35 MB
Mon 11 Nov 2019

Today ony your bFM Breakfast: It's officially hayfever season folks; Harry Josephine Giles pops into the studio to chat about their play Drone, and other exciting projects, all the way from Scotland; Kiran brings in a real personal fave of hers this week; and of course, special mention to the Bird of the Year, the Hoiho. Aww.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 8, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 8, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 8, 2019, 321.06 MB
Fri 8 Nov 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachel and Tess embrace loving memories of Shadows next door; Fabian dials in from Hollywood to talk about his top flick picks for the week; we've got very exciting Christmassy news; Johanna gives us some thrilling theatre selections; and Levi from OMG AKL pops up to talk gardens and vegetables! Mmm, delicious.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 7, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 7, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: November 7, 2019, 132.79 MB
Thu 7 Nov 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: the news is increasingly heckers; Rick Breeze is in two places at once; Dr. Bryce on Winnie-the-Litigious; Leisha's made her own strawberry milk; Troy's brought in some excellent, all vinyl, goodies; and Amelia's not allowed to be salacious, but apparently Sarah is. Sorry. 

The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: January 22, 2020

The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: January 22, 2020 The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: January 22, 2020, 18.85 MB
Wed 22 Jan 2020

Rob's here with a goodie bag of all sorts. From mad honey to the world's biggest sandwich, oh and how could we forget cheesey cannonballs? 

Mediabatt w/ Tim Batt: January 22, 2020

Mediabatt w/ Tim Batt: January 22, 2020 Mediabatt w/ Tim Batt: January 22, 2020, 17.47 MB
Wed 22 Jan 2020

We're back with Tim Batt, and with little news on the sale of TV Three or the RNZ and TVNZ merger, there's still plenty to talk about in the realm of name suppression and youth radio stations. Always something happening in the media, eh?

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Dr. David Welch: January 21, 2020

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Dr. David Welch: January 21, 2020 David Welch: January 21, 2020, 90.18 MB
Tue 21 Jan 2020

The University of Auckland's Head of the Audiology Section, Dr. David Welch, joins us in studio to teach us a little bit about why loud music feels so good, and what potential damage we might be doing to our hearing. Yikes.

Viewmaster w/ Sam Sinnott: January 21, 2020

Viewmaster w/ Sam Sinnott: January 21, 2020 Viewmaster w/ Sam Sinnott: January 21, 2020, 11.34 MB
Tue 21 Jan 2020

Sam joins us for a chilling review of The Outsider (2020), an adaptation of the Stephen King novel. And, of course, we expect nothing less than a thrilling, supernatural mystery. But is it worth waiting a week for each episode? Sam reckons.

Sounding Off w/ Phil Goff: January 21, 2020

Sounding Off w/ Phil Goff: January 21, 2020 Sounding Off w/ Phil Goff: January 21, 2020, 23.14 MB
Tue 21 Jan 2020

The Mayor chats to Rachel, this morning, about LGBTQI homelessness, another rise in AT Transport fares, and some potential solutions to our housing crisis.

Fashun w/ Penelope Noir: January 20, 2020

Fashun w/ Penelope Noir: January 20, 2020 Fashun w/ Penelope Noir: January 20, 2020, 13.93 MB
Mon 20 Jan 2020

High-Vis is nothing but practical and fabulous and Penelope Noir is here to give us the low down on how this shiny fabric made it's way into legislation and whether we should bring back fluro...?

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: January 17, 2020

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: January 17, 2020 Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: January 17, 2020, 8.39 MB
Fri 17 Jan 2020

Zoë's back from her holiday with some reckons on what's good in theatre this week. Get yourself along to the Shakespeare Pop-Up Globe to catch the ol' classic Romeo & Juliet. And following that theme, Auckland's Shakespeare in the Park 2020 is on at the Pumphouse, so why not make a weekend of it?

I/V w/ Sarah Mary Chadwick: January 17, 2020

I/V w/ Sarah Mary Chadwick: January 17, 2020 I/V w/ Sarah Mary Chadwick: January 17, 2020, 24.14 MB
Fri 17 Jan 2020

Melbourne-based NZ muso Sarah Mary Chadwick spoke to Rachel about her upcoming new album "Please Daddy", and her Fringe Town 2020 performance in February. She will be performing her 2019 album "The Queen Who Stole the Sky" on the Auckland Town Hall's grand organ- it's going to be a special night! 

Fabians Hollywood w/ Fabian Fanboy: January 17, 2020

Fabians Hollywood w/ Fabian Fanboy: January 17, 2020 Fabians Hollywood w/ Fabian Fanboy: January 17, 2020, 13.79 MB
Fri 17 Jan 2020

Fabian Fanboy jumps into the realm of TV for a minute before sharing his top picks of films to catch this weekend. Get yourself along to Bombshell, Fabian reckons. If you're looking for a trip down memory lane, Bad Boys for Life and Dolittle are both out this weekend but attend at your own risk, warns Fabian.

Political Commentary w/ David Slack: January 16, 2020

Political Commentary w/ David Slack: January 16, 2020 Political Commentary w/ David Slack: January 16, 2020, 19.69 MB
Thu 16 Jan 2020

David Slack made it through the incredible Krypton Factor trials of getting into the 95bFM on-air studio this morning (there are a lot of construction works about), so you know his opinion is an intelligent one indeed. He and Rachel talk housing, elections, campaigning and everything else that makes people pull the covers over their eyes. Rather.