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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 Mikey Havoc: February 27, 2018

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 27, 2018 95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 27, 2018, 318.57 MB
Wed 27 Feb 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Another friendly PSA from Mikey to kick start your bFM Breakfast; straight into politics as National MP Chris Penk dials in for a bit of talk about tax; Rob's segment is a little later today to give you all a sleep-in; and Amanda comes in to smooth out the duvet on all that capital gains tax stress everyone's been feeling. Cool, calm and collected, as always, on bFM.

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 26, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 26, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 26, 2019, 321.71 MB
Tue 26 Feb 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rick Breeze reckons it's a little cooler, luckily Breakfast is here to warm you up; Mikey stumps the listeners with a musical What Am I? this morning; His Worship, aka the King of Funk, dials in to catch up; Steve who knows about films comes in for a quick review of the Oscars; Sam investigates True Detective at Tess's request; and Dr. Anne Gaskett teaches Mike a few things about the beautiful orchid. It's still summer, folks.

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 25, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 25, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 25, 2019, 325.6 MB
Mon 25 Feb 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: After a weekend spent catching up on some good ol' (new) binge-worthy TV, Mike's refreshed and excited for Monday; Pennie's back talking famous Fashun icons; Kiran's all about Pop today; and Natural Ange has some tips to help with Vertigo, winter blues, and bridal nerves. And as Mikey points out, it's b for Breakfast.

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 22, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 22, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 22, 2019, 323.86 MB
Fri 22 Feb 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Mikey reckons this mornings Breakfast will full you up with tunes; Fabian's talking Oscars and horror films from magical Hollywood; Dr. Kirsten Zemke is getting wavey on Travelling Tunes; and Johanna is living it up in Fringe Town with Hayley. A gloriously rainy morning.

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 21, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 21, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 21, 2019, 323.76 MB
Thu 21 Feb 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: We're going for a slower rise this morning; Dr. Bryce Edwards sheds some light on controversies; Troy brings in some sweet selections and a special one for Mikey; and Amelia rounds up the Top Ten from last night. Bangers for Breakfast.

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 20, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 20, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 20, 2019, 323.46 MB
Wed 20 Feb 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Mikey is mastering the art of the early riser, thank you Altura coffee; Rick gets excited about the Supermoon; Rob is talking sharks not sea monster chains; the Prime Minister and Mikey have lots to catch up about; and we're bringing out the sunshine on Breakfast. Lovely Day.

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 19, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 19, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 19, 2019, 323.28 MB
Tue 19 Feb 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Mike's back, fighting fit, with a bFM classic to wake you up; What Am I? bubbles over this morning; His Worship, the Mayor, talks Mangere Bridge and Eden Park; Sam's in studio with another superhero series; and Dr. Rick Henry is the expert on earthquakes with some exciting discoveries. Breakfast is brightening up yr gloomy morning, eh?

95bFM Breakfast with Tess: February 18, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Tess: February 18, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Tess: February 18, 2019, 324.31 MB
Mon 18 Feb 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: It's your Monday Breakfast with Tess (get well soon Mikey) slowing kicking off after a big weekend; Gareth Shute pops up to talk reggae history with the help of Dubhead; and Jenna's been inspired by the true crime trend with Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup, oooo spooky. We know it's raining but isn't it cosy?!

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 15, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 15, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 15, 2019, 321.99 MB
Fri 15 Feb 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: We're 50! And we're hyping ourselves up for the long day ahead, you know, 95bFM GOLD and all that; Fabian Fanboy talks movies and the Oscars; Dr. Kirsten Zemke is finally reunited with bFM for the hang drum; and Johanna brings in another guest (lucky us) to talk theatre and funs. We're pretty excited.

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 14, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 14, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Mikey Havoc: February 14, 2019, 321.85 MB
Thu 14 Feb 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Happy Valentines day lovers, bFM loves you; Jennifer Curtin talks politics, polls, and more polls; Nathan from Beastwars talks getting back together (ahh, romance) and 95bFM GOLD; Troy brings in lovely picks; and Amelia had her first Top Ten show, with a recap especially for Breakfast. Can you feel all the love in the air? Beautiful.

What's Up? w/ Jacinda Ardern: June 26, 2019

What's Up? w/ Jacinda Ardern: June 26, 2019 What's Up? w/ Jacinda Ardern: June 26, 2019, 18.57 MB
Wed 26 Jun 2019

The Prime Minister calls in this morning, from the not-so-windy Wellington, to chat with Rachel about KiwiBuild, KiwiRail and some proposed voting changes. 

The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: June 26, 2019

The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: June 26, 2019 The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: June 26, 2019, 14.25 MB
Wed 26 Jun 2019

After feeling a little bit sad after last weeks topic, Rob's brought up a nice one today. Talking about spending time in nature and the evidence of how it can benefit us, Rob reckons it's time to get amongst the forests.

I/V w/ Yi Wen Hsia: June 26, 2019

I/V w/ Yi Wen Hsia: June 26, 2019 I/V w/ Yi Wen Hsia: June 26, 2019, 19.5 MB
Wed 26 Jun 2019

 The World Press Photo Exhibition is back and we're lucky enough to have one of the curators up in studio, Yi Wen Hsia chats to Rachel about the entires they've had this year and the importance photography has in connecting narratives and telling stories. Get along to level six of Smith & Caughey's from this Saturday to check them out for yourself. 

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Deb Polson: June 18, 2019

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Deb Polson: June 18, 2019 Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Deb Polson: June 18, 2019, 84.45 MB
Tue 25 Jun 2019

The University of Auckland is starting a new degree in Design and Rachel chats to Deb Polson, who is the appointed head of the faculty and is currently in the midst of developing the programme. Rachel and Deb discuss how this new degree fits into the University as it currently stands. Exciting things on the horizon, as it seems.

Sounding Off w/ Phil Goff: June 25, 2019

Sounding Off w/ Phil Goff: June 25, 2019 Sounding Off w/ Phil Goff: June 25, 2019, 20.86 MB
Tue 25 Jun 2019

His Worship talks to Rachel about Matariki, free public transport on the weekend, and gambling in Tāmaki Makauraua. Also, happy birthday for Saturday Mayor!

Viewmaster w/ Sam Sinnott: June 25, 2019

Viewmaster w/ Sam Sinnott: June 25, 2019 Viewmaster w/ Sam Sinnott: June 25, 2019, 21.12 MB
Tue 25 Jun 2019

Sam and Rachel are very much excited about Big Little Lies Season Two, as it's just returned to our screens. After a couple of years hiatus, we're back into it and without any spoliers, it's very, very good. 

I/V w/ Sandra Reid: June 25, 2019

I/V w/ Sandra Reid: June 25, 2019 I/V w/ Sandra Reid: June 25, 2019, 23.21 MB
Tue 25 Jun 2019

With the launch of the New Zealand International Film Festival, we've got Programmer, Sandra Reid, in studio to talk about what's coming up, what we can get excited for and what to expect from this annual event. Rachel asks Sandra about the changes she's seen in the last 25 years of working on the film festival, and how Aotearoa stands on the international film stage. After seeing Martha: A Picture Story, it's safe to say we're thrilled with the line-up.

Fashun w/ Penelope Noir: June 24, 2019

Fashun w/ Penelope Noir: June 24, 2019 Fashun w/ Penelope Noir: June 24, 2019, 23.11 MB
Mon 24 Jun 2019

With this cold weather and a desire to keep her head warm, Penelope Noir is here to talk about berets. Historical, political and stylish, need we say more?

Loose Reads w/ Jenna Todd: June 24, 2019

Loose Reads w/ Jenna Todd: June 24, 2019 Loose Reads w/ Jenna Todd: June 24, 2019, 13.49 MB
Mon 24 Jun 2019

In light of the new series of Handmaid's Tale, Jenna thought The Farm was a fitting match. The novel tells the story of Mae Yu, the woman who runs Golden Oaks - a luxury retreat transforming the fertility industry. That's right, a dystopian social commentary about surrogacy. Yikes.

Natural Ange w/ Angela Haldane: June 24, 2019

Natural Ange w/ Angela Haldane: June 24, 2019 Natural Ange w/ Angela Haldane: June 24, 2019, 80.28 MB
Mon 24 Jun 2019

Natural Ange is here to talk about ear candles, Ginkgo trees, kawakawa, and sliver. Ange is here just in time for university exams to keep your brain power high and your stress low.