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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: April 2, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: April 2, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: April 2, 2020, 319.82 MB
Thu 2 Apr 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachel and Tess are here, getting pretty used to this whole broadcasting from home business; Rod Oram chats to Rachel about the economy, with some hopeful insights; Tess's talking toasties on Tesscipes; Shona Laing chats to Rachel about the Taite Independent Music NZ Classic Record Award; Chris Cudby from Under the Radar brings us three new releases he's been loving; and Amelia recaps the Top Ten. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: April 1, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: April 1, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: April 1, 2020, 325.08 MB
Wed 1 Apr 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: And we're into April, Rachel and Tess talk pranks and April Fools; the Prime Minister dials in amongst a busy time to talk about some of the issues we're facing amidst Covid-19; Rob's on the line with alien sightings; Louisa Nicklin joins us to talk about her fundraiser EP for the Wine Cellar; Tim Batt has some media commentary in how to avoid the media; and Amelia's got another serving of Word Salad to broaden your vocabulary.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 31, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 31, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 31, 2020, 324.5 MB
Tue 31 Mar 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachel's back in the studio and Tess's cat is losing it; Second Guessing is keeping everyone in their toes; the Mayor helps us clarify a few restrictions during the rāhui; Peter from Sulfate joins us to talk about the song he wrote for Ruth; and Sam's got a TV show that's sure to keep you distracted in these times. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 30, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 30, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 30, 2020, 323.87 MB
Mon 30 Mar 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachel's in the studio and Tess is broadcasting from home, what a world we live in; we've got Justine Sachs on the line to run us through our employee rights; and Jenna dials in with a book review, something tender to help us through. Modern technology is impressive, eh?

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 27, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 27, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 27, 2020, 324.15 MB
Fri 27 Mar 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: And we made it to Friday, phew; Fabian Fanboy dials in from LA to talk about his favourite Hitchcock films; Dr. Kirsten Zemke brings us Go-go, impossible not to boogie; Randa lifts our spirits with two brand new tracks; and Zoë's got a slightly different Stage Direction for us this week. Kia kaha whānau.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 26, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 26, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 26, 2020, 320.24 MB
Thu 26 Mar 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: We're back and getting into day one of lockdown, but bFM is here to keep you sane; Morgan Godfrey dials in to give us some Political Commentary and an explanation for why all his Tweets are in CAPS; Tess brings us her Tesscipes, first up is the Magic Bread Dough; Diggy Dupe's with us on Skype for a chat about his new record; and Amelia runs us through the Top Ten from her bunker.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 25, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 25, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 25, 2020, 327.53 MB
Wed 25 Mar 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: We're back in the studio, with tunes a-plenty; National Party Deputy Leader, Paula Bennett, dials in to discuss heading into Level Four with Rachel; Rob calls us for The Mind Trench with stories about animals, just what we need; Short Player features Ingrid and The Ministers with Jess Fu; Tim Batt calls in with his top tips for handling the media; and Amelia brings us her Word Salad. He waka eke noa.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 24, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 24, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 24, 2020, 325.89 MB
Tue 24 Mar 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: In a weird ol' world, Rachel and Tess are here to bring you plenty of joy; another round of Second Guessing to keep you on your toes; His Worship calls in to help us understand what to expect over the next four weeks; we take ourselves back to Womad where Oscar and Lillian interviewed Ezra Collective; Sam dials in for Viewmaster with a gripping TV recommendation; and we're learning about the stock market with Cristiano Bellavitis on Ready, Steady, Learn. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 23, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 23, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 23, 2020, 317.51 MB
Mon 23 Mar 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachel and Tess are here for your Monday morning tunes, don't worry we've got your back; Penelope Noir brings us a load of Fashun facts; Chris from Under the Radar pops in to chat with us about the recent gig cancellations and what that means for artists and promoters; and Kiran dials in with another book for you to read. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 20, 2020

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 20, 2020 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: March 20, 2020, 324.56 MB
Fri 20 Mar 2020

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Another Friday, with heaps of tunes to get us through the week; Fabian Fanboy talks old classics to carry us through; Dr. Kirsten Zemke brings us Goth; we chat to pickle darling about how to support local artists; and Zoë about what's happening in theatre. Keep cozy folks.

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. 

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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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.

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.

Travelling Tunes w/ Dr. Kirsten Zemke: July 10, 2020

Travelling Tunes w/ Dr. Kirsten Zemke: July 10, 2020 Kirsten Zemke: July 10, 2020, 28.41 MB
Fri 10 Jul 2020

This week features a genre with some debate around it. Dr. Kirsten Zemke brings us Weeb music, featuring Susumu Hirasawa's The Girl In Byakkoya, Tōru “TK” Kitajima TK's unravel [from Tokyo Ghoul], and Shokotan & Dempagumi's Punch Line! Theme Song.