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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: June 30, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 30, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 30, 2020, 321.56 MB
Tue 30 Jun 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: We're pushing through winter with some hot tunes to warm you up; Second Guessing features a cover this morning; Short Player features Raiza Biza's new project; bMovies is back, and we've got Richard Riddiford in the studio to talk about his film Before Everest; Sam from Viewmaster reviews Dinner in America; and Associate Professor Katie Groom talks to us about birth. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 29, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 29, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 29, 2020, 317.89 MB
Mon 29 Jun 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: It's been a big weekend, thankfully we've got a pick me up; Rupert guides us through the scary world of credit and payment schemes; Pennie joins us with Andre and James to talk about their YouTube channel, Beauty Benders; Sophie from Soft Plastics brings us a brand new song; Jenna's reading a book that makes her feel a little hopeful; and Justine helps us through on Red Dead Redemption. Mondays, eh?

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 26, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 26, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 26, 2020, 321.86 MB
Fri 26 Jun 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: It's Fancy New Band day and safe to say we're pumped; Dr. Kirsten Zemke talks us through sixties American folk music; Deb 5000 pop into the studio ahead of playing Fancy New Band tonight for a quick catch up; and Sunday Painter teaches you everything you needed to know this morning. Don't miss out on all the fun, get yourself to Whammy Bar tonight.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 25, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 25, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 25, 2020, 318.16 MB
Thu 25 Jun 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Keeping warm in this stormy weather with some toasty tunes; David Slack pops in for a coffee and a chat about politics; Troy's here with a selection of tunes after some big deliveries this week; and Natural Ange helps us get through a strange time. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 24, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 24, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 24, 2020, 321.63 MB
Wed 24 Jun 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Getting through Wednesday with some superb selections; Rob has two truths and one lie, but all in all, three wacky facts; the Prime Minister dials this week to discuss the Covid quarantine procedures in Aotearoa, Ihumātao, and the DHB's; Tim's got a media update for us; and Amelia reckons she knows a few bird names. A lot of bird related content today.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 23, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 23, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 23, 2020, 320.43 MB
Tue 23 Jun 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Another beautiful sunrise in the bFM studio as we've passed the winter equinox; Second Guessing is far from easy this morning; the Mayor gives us an update on the drought situation, statues across Aotearoa, and the Emergency Budget; Dharmarat pops into the studio ahead of Fancy New Band on Friday; Sam's not thrilled with 13 Reasons Why; another Short Player thanks to Jess and L V J; and Rebecca talks research post-lockdown. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 22, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 22, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 22, 2020, 321.76 MB
Mon 22 Jun 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachel's back from the weekend, and Sarah's in the hotseat; Rupert pops in for Home Economics to talk finance; Gum Country chats to us all the way from LA about their hot new record; Kiran's back in the studio with a book she can't recommend enough; and Justine's here to guide you through some of your union queries.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 19, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 19, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 19, 2020, 323.18 MB
Fri 19 Jun 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: It's Friday and we're kicking this off with some absolute bangers; Fabian Fanboy's got a couple of streaming films to talk about; Dr. Kirsten Zemke brings a polarising genre into the light; Rachel had a chat with Phoebe Bridgers about her new album, Punisher; and Zoë's got some local selections for Stage Direction this week. Don't forget, from 7pm tonight until 7pm tomorrow, Bandcamp is donating 100% of its fee to NAACP legal defence fund. Check out this link for an ongoing list of black artists with music on Bandcamp.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 18, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 18, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 18, 2020, 319.45 MB
Thu 18 Jun 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: A nice big cuppa coffee to kick off this Thursday morning; Professor Jennifer Curtin joins us to talk about what's going on in politics; Diggy Dupé brings us his new single CT&T; Rachel had a chat with Christian Lee Hutson about his new album; and Troy's got some selections From The Crate to share with us.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 17, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 17, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 17, 2020, 320.3 MB
Wed 17 Jun 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Kicking off the show with our first chat with Deputy Leader of the Opposition, Nikki Kaye; followed by a lovely chat with Noah Slee about his newest single; Tim comes in with plenty to talk about in the mediascape; and Amelia reminds us that one word can have two meanings on Word Salad. Nothing like a good gig announce to get you through your Wednesday.

Sounding Off w/ Phil Goff: July 14, 2020

Sounding Off w/ Phil Goff: July 14, 2020 Sounding Off w/ Phil Goff: July 14, 2020, 19.1 MB
Tue 14 Jul 2020

This week we touch base on the Emergency Budget feedback, Team New Zealand and their rent at the Viaduct Events Centre, as well as Matariki. Tune in.

I/V w/ Lydia Jenkin: July 14, 2020

I/V w/ Lydia Jenkin: July 14, 2020 I/V w/ Lydia Jenkin: July 14, 2020, 21.62 MB
Tue 14 Jul 2020

Lydia Jenkin from APRA AMCOS popped in to talk through the just-released top 20 finalists for this year's Silver Scroll Award. Featuring the likes of Ria Hall, Troy Kingi and Mermaidens. Tune in to find out more. 

bMovies review w/ Maria Walls: July 14, 2020

bMovies review w/ Maria Walls: July 14, 2020 bMovies review w/ Maria Walls: July 14, 2020, 14.2 MB
Tue 14 Jul 2020

This morning Maria popped in to chat about 'Jesus Shows You The Way To The Highway', directed by Miguel Llanso and screening at the NZIFF. It's a buck-wild, smash-cut, fever-dream of a film; tune in to find out more. 

bMovies w/ Anna Marbrook: July 14, 2020

bMovies w/ Anna Marbrook: July 14, 2020 bMovies w/ Anna Marbrook: July 14, 2020, 25.65 MB
Tue 14 Jul 2020

Anna Marbrook, director of Loimata, The Sweetest Tears, came into studio today to talk about the documentary which follows the redeptive story of her good friend, and master waka maker, Lilo Ema Siope. Tune in to find out more. 

Red Dead Redemption w/ Justine Sachs: July 13, 2020

Red Dead Redemption w/ Justine Sachs: July 13, 2020 Red Dead Redemption w/ Justine Sachs: July 13, 2020, 12.8 MB
Mon 13 Jul 2020

Start your week with your rights! Justine's back to remind you what they are. Covering student unions, accountability for union representatives, and when you should go straight to a community law centre.

Loose Reads w/ Jenna Todd: July 13, 2020

Loose Reads w/ Jenna Todd: July 13, 2020 Loose Reads w/ Jenna Todd: July 13, 2020, 11.03 MB
Mon 13 Jul 2020

Jenna returns with a book she says was the reset she needed. Bae Suah's Untold Day and Night is a sensory experience that takes you by surprise. But the list of Korean novels written by women doesn't stop there: Jenna also reckons we'll love Frances Cha's If I Had Your Face, and Winter in Sokcho by Elisa Shua Dusapin.

I/V w/ Taylor MacGregor: July 13, 2020

I/V w/ Taylor MacGregor: July 13, 2020 I/V w/ Taylor MacGregor: July 13, 2020, 15.26 MB
Mon 13 Jul 2020

Taylor from Moral Support popped in for a chat about Deep Dive Festival, happening on the 25th July with the likes of Chris Knox, Native Bush, Earth Tongue and HEAPS more. Don't be an egg, get a ticket asap! 

Home Economics w/ Rupert Carlyon: July 13, 2020

Home Economics w/ Rupert Carlyon: July 13, 2020 Home Economics w/ Rupert Carlyon: July 13, 2020, 14.3 MB
Mon 13 Jul 2020

Do we really know what's what when it comes to KiwiSaver? Rupert does! He paid us another visit to chat relationship property, paying tax as a freelancer, and proportions between your wages and your rent.

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Fabians Hollywood w/ Fabian Fanboy: July 10, 2020

Fabians Hollywood w/ Fabian Fanboy: July 10, 2020 Fabians Hollywood w/ Fabian Fanboy: July 10, 2020, 14.93 MB
Fri 10 Jul 2020

Fabian Fanboy gives us the lowdown on his top picks at the Whānau Mārama: New Zealand International Film FestivalFrom feature lengths to short films, there's something for everyone.

I/V w/ Laura Borrowdale: July 10, 2020

I/V w/ Laura Borrowdale: July 10, 2020 I/V w/ Laura Borrowdale: July 10, 2020, 11.29 MB
Fri 10 Jul 2020

Laura Borrowdale's name might be familiar as the brains behind 'Aotearotica', an ongoing journal series of erotic writing and art from New Zealand and beyond. She's just written a book called 'Sex, With Animals' (the comma is important) and she popped into the studio for a chat about it.