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Latest playlist • View all

The Aggro Men - Ropes & Chains
Rotary Connection - I Am The Black Gold of the Sun
Gregor - This Heat
Stonefield - Sleep
Mitski - Why Didn't You Stop Me?
Earth Tongue - Probing the New Reality
Ariel Pink & Weyes Blood - Tears on Fire
Jordan Rakei - Rolling into One
Babe Rainbow - Love Forever
Jay Som - Pirouette
Pipe-eye - Inside/Outside
Justin Townes Earle - If I Was the Devil
The Screaming MeeMees - Till I Die
Sampa The Great - Final Form
Prince - Raspberry Beret
Moodymann - I'll Provide
Same Name Confusion - Trudy
French Vanilla - Joan of Marc by Marc
Arcade Fire - Deep Blue
Surf Friends - Outdoors
Peaking Lights - Mirror in the Sky
Flying Lotus - Burning Down The House feat. George Clinton
Kirin J Callinan - The Whole of the Moon [Waterboys Cover]
Liam K. Swiggs - BEFORE 2 DAY
Soaked Oats - Shuggah Doom
Pavement - Cut Your Hair
Notorious B.I.G - Hypnotize
Groove Armada - At The River

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I/V w/ Alexandre Philippe: June 7, 2019

I/V w/ Alexandre Philippe: June 7, 2019 I/V w/ Alexandre Philippe: June 7, 2019, 18.91 MB
Fri 7 Jun 2019

Lucky for us, Alexandre Philippe, touches down in Aotearoa for Doc Edge Film Festival, and joins Rachel in studio to talk about Memory - The Origins of Alien. And needless to say, Tess and Rachel have missed a cornerstone of cinema, neither of them have seen Alien, but Alexandre Philippe is here to guide them through the deep dive of key moments in the movie world. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 7, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 7, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 7, 2019, 321.31 MB
Fri 7 Jun 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachel and Tess are here to prepare you for a cosy weekend indoors with some wholesome Breakfast tunes; Fabian's got a few hot takes for all your cinematic desires; Dr. Kirsten Zemke's talking Romo, a genre that gets far too much negativity in our opinion; Alexandre Philippe has jumped off a plane and headed straight to the bFM studio's for a chat about his film in Doc Edge; and Zoë hits us with a few shows you can check out in this gruesome weather. A little rain never hurt anyone, right?

Fabians Hollywood w/ Fabian Fanboy: June 7, 2019

Fabians Hollywood w/ Fabian Fanboy: June 7, 2019 Fabians Hollywood w/ Fabian Fanboy: June 7, 2019, 8.81 MB
Fri 7 Jun 2019

LA's bustling and Fabian Fanboy's on the move, but before going too far, he's got a few good movie reckons (or not so reckons) for us folk stuck in stormy Tāmaki. Fabian mentions X-Men Dark Phoenix, and Tolkien, but... Are they actually any good?

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: June 7, 2019

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: June 7, 2019 Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: June 7, 2019, 11.5 MB
Fri 7 Jun 2019

This segment's not just about penguin noods and drunken soldiers, though you might be fooled, Zoë has some good recommendation's for your rainy weekend, Heat at Basement Theatre, Things I Know to be True at Ellerslie Theatre and some opera, The Barber of Seville at ASB Waterfront Theatre, wowee.

Political Commentary w/ David Slack: June 6, 2019

Political Commentary w/ David Slack: June 6, 2019 Political Commentary w/ David Slack: June 6, 2019, 19.1 MB
Thu 6 Jun 2019

A hot topic at the moment, culture in politics, and David Slack is here to talk to Rachel about a recent book he's read, Marilyn Waring's The Political Years. David and Rachel discuss 40 years ago in politics to now, what's changed and are things any better?

From The Crate w/ Troy Ferguson: June 6, 2019

From The Crate w/ Troy Ferguson: June 6, 2019 From The Crate w/ Troy Ferguson: June 6, 2019, 27.35 MB
Thu 6 Jun 2019

LP exploration with the ever-knowledgeable Troy, featuring the following new cakes and/or tasty re-releases:

  • Joe's All Stars - Brixton Cat
  • The Uniques - Ah Yuh (Hey You)
  • The Modern Lovers - She Cracked

All available from and thanks to Southbound Records.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 6, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 6, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 6, 2019, 319.08 MB
Thu 6 Jun 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachel's humming after Sharon Van Etten last night; David Slack joins us in studio to talk about the culture of politics and Marilyn Waring's new book; Leisha brings in special snacks, yay! And talks winter fruit; Troy's got a special selection from Record Industry in Holland; and Amelia comes in to say the Queen has lost her crown in the Top Ten recap. 

Breakfast Food w/ Leisha Jones: June 6, 2019

Breakfast Food w/ Leisha Jones: June 6, 2019 Breakfast Food w/ Leisha Jones: June 6, 2019, 12.23 MB
Thu 6 Jun 2019

After several segments leaving Rachel and Tess peakish, Leisha brings in snacks! Aren't we lucky? Talking winter fruit this morning, you know, persimmon's, tamarillo's, pear's, rhubarb and quince. Leisha talks through a few recipes for these delightful wintery goodies, featuring cheese rolls with persimmon, goat's cheese and thyme, fancy eh?!

The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: June 5, 2019

The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: June 5, 2019 The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: June 5, 2019, 20.47 MB
Wed 5 Jun 2019

If last weeks The Mind Trench is still haunting you, wait til you get a load of these oddball laws that still exist. From loud noises upsetting the whales, to suspiciously holding salmons, Rob's reckons some of these are a little outta date. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 5, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 5, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: June 5, 2019, 321.21 MB
Wed 5 Jun 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachels putting some ~posi vibes~ out into the universe, and Rob's putting lemons out there; if you thought ghosts was strange, Rob's topping that with a few odd laws for y'all; Tess's sick but never fear, Sarah and Amelia are here; and a bit of Prince to draw that sunshine out, glorious.