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95bFM Breakfast with 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: July 29, 2021

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 29, 2021 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 29, 2021, 239.03 MB
Thu 29 Jul 2021

I tēnei ata kei te Hōtaka Parakuihi: the show kicks off with some Political Commentary with Dr Lara Greaves; then, bFM's own food connaisseur, Sam, is here to tell us all about tofu on Breakfast Food; and the lovely Edward Castelow pops up to chat ahead of his gig at Freida Margolis this weekend. Whakarongo mai! 
 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 28, 2021

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 28, 2021 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 28, 2021, 243.74 MB
Wed 28 Jul 2021

I tēnei ata kei te Hōtaka Parakuihi: the Deputy Leader of the Opposition phones up for a chat in What's Up w/ Dr. Shane Reti; Rob Bollix leads us down the perilous path to The Mind Trench; Tim dishing up a meaty dose of media content in Mediabatt; and Amelia chats about thespian etymology in Word Salad! Whakarongo mai. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 27, 2021

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 27, 2021 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 27, 2021, 242 MB
Tue 27 Jul 2021

I tēnei ata kei te Hōtaka Parakuihi: The show kicks off with a super speedy round of second guessing; then the Mayor is on the line with a spicy interview on Sounding Off w/ Phil Goff; Martin and Nicola of Repairs are in the studio to chat ahead of The Others Way; some of the crew from Here & Now festival's Fleshies 2.0 come up for Stage Direction; there's a Short Player thanks to LIPS and Jess Fu's Totally Wired; and we talk about LSD microdosing on Ready Steady Learn! Whakarongo mai! 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 26, 2021

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 26, 2021 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 26, 2021, 240.64 MB
Mon 26 Jul 2021

I tēnei ata kei te Hōtaka Parakuihi: The show kicks off with the smooth sirens of a fire alarm, and after a brief hiatus Penelope Noir comes up to the studio to talk about the humble t-shirt on Fashun; then, Jenna brings in a home-library staple on Loose Reads; and finally Salene helps us all navigate the renting hellscape in A Room Of One's Own. Whakarongo mai!
 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 23, 2021

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 23, 2021 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 23, 2021, 241.09 MB
Fri 23 Jul 2021

I tēnei ata kei te Hōtaka Parakuihi: we kick off the show with a shiny new segment with our friends at Radio One, Breakfast Buffet; Dr. Kirsten Zemke brings us the amazingly hideous world of Bardcore in Travelling Tunes; Troy Kingi and The Nudge's Iraia Whakamoe come in to talk about their brand new track 'He Ōrite', writing reo Māori blues rock and how their collaboration came about; and Sam's here talking about the NZ satirical comedy, Talkback, on Viewmaster! Whakarongo mai and have a mean weekend. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 21, 2021

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 21, 2021 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 21, 2021, 241.08 MB
Wed 21 Jul 2021

I tēnei ata kei te Hōtaka Parakuihi: the show kicks off with a chat to the Green Party co-leader in What's Up w/ Marama Davidson; Rob's here talking about the science of going for a little walk for The Mind Trench; two of the crew from Shepherd's Reign are in the studio to chat ahead of their gig at Whammy tomorrow; Tim's here for Mediabatt; and Amelia talks about coffee etymology on Word Salad! Whakarongo mai!
 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 20, 2021

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 20, 2021 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 20, 2021, 240.54 MB
Tue 20 Jul 2021

I tēnei ata kei te Hōtaka Parakuihi: Rachel's still away but we have very special guest host, Amelia! On the show we've got a cool Stage Direction with the Yang/Young/杨 team; we do some learning on Ready Steady Learn with Rachelle Pederson; and we hear from Anthonie Tonnon thanks to Jess Fu's long player on Totally Wired! Whakarongo mai! 
 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 19, 2021

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 19, 2021 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 19, 2021, 240.21 MB
Mon 19 Jul 2021

I tēnei ata kei te Hōtaka Parakuihi: Rachel's away so we've got the super cool Keria (who you may remember from Morning Glory's of yore) sailing the Breakfast ship. First up we have Penelope Noir for Fashun; Artbank's Tom Tuke is in the studio to chat about his puppet show, Paloma and the Do of Death; Suri lets us know what's good in books for Loose Reads; and Justine helps out with all your work and union stuff in Red Dead Redemption! Whakarongo mai! 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 15, 2021

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 15, 2021 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 15, 2021, 239.56 MB
Thu 15 Jul 2021

I tēnei ata kei te Hōtaka Parakuihi: the show kicks off with a bit of Political Commentary with David Slack, then the lovely Lukas Mayo aka Pickle Darling pops in for a kōrero and a very special acoustic performance; Sapati Apa aka Disciple Pati comes up to chat about everything she's been up to, her new single, 'Serious', and a gig tonight at The Tuning Fork; Sarah brings in some cool tracks fresh off the playlist in Praise of Songs; and Natural Ange is here helping you out with your bumps and boils! Whakarongo mai! 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 14, 2021

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 14, 2021 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: July 14, 2021, 241.7 MB
Wed 14 Jul 2021

I tēnei ata kei te Hōtaka Parakuihi: The show kicks off with an unusually depressing Mind Trench; then the wonderful Liam Finn pops into the studio to talk about his 'Hyperverse' live streams on twitch, a few upcoming shows at Roundhead and improvising his way towards a new album.; Tim's here telling us good, terrible, and meh media news in Mediabatt; and Amelia debunks all your fun etymology facts in Word Salad! Whakarongo mai! 

Travelling Tunes w/ Dr. Kirsten Zemke: July 30, 2021

Travelling Tunes w/ Dr. Kirsten Zemke: July 30, 2021 Kirsten Zemke: July 30, 2021, 24.44 MB
Fri 30 Jul 2021

Today Dr. Zemke brings in some timely and kinda suprising Olympics tracks! Whakarongo mai for some Gershwin, CL's "The Baddest Female," and of course, "Chariots of Fire" by Vangelis. 

I/V w/ Brent Eccles: July 30, 2021

I/V w/ Brent Eccles: July 30, 2021 I/V w/ Brent Eccles: July 30, 2021, 22.59 MB
Fri 30 Jul 2021

Brent Eccles of Aotearoa glam-rock legends Space Waltz popped in for a chat about the band ahead of the Other's Way Festival in september. Tune in to hear about the origins of the group, what to expect from their upcoming show and to hear a brand new unreleased track! 

Political Commentary w/ Dr. Lara Greaves: July 29, 2021

Political Commentary w/ Dr. Lara Greaves: July 29, 2021 Lara Greaves: July 29, 2021, 21.16 MB
Thu 29 Jul 2021

Today Dr Lara Greaves talks about the COVID-19 vaccination roll-out, the Australian travel bubble closure, what the Act Party has been up to and David Seymour's popularity, and the abuse in state care inquiry. Whakarongo mai! 
 

Breakfast Food w/ Sam Low: July 29, 2021

Breakfast Food w/ Sam Low: July 29, 2021 Breakfast Food w/ Sam Low: July 29, 2021, 13.75 MB
Thu 29 Jul 2021

Join Sam as he talks us through the 2,000 year old history of the delicious, nutrious, and auspicious tofu! Whakarongo mai for a tale involving monks, beans, curdling dreams. 

I/V w/ Edward Castelow: July 29, 2021

I/V w/ Edward Castelow: July 29, 2021 I/V w/ Edward Castelow: July 29, 2021, 31.65 MB
Thu 29 Jul 2021

Edward Castelow popped in for a chat ahead of a lovely gig he is playing at Frieda's on saturday with O And The Mo. Whakarongo mai nei to hear about his album 'Mirth', songwriting and what to expect from Saturday. 

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: July 28, 2021

Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: July 28, 2021 Word Salad w/ Amelia D'Screte: July 28, 2021, 19.52 MB
Wed 28 Jul 2021

Amelia's here and dishing up a dose of thespian etymology. Whakarongo mai!

The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: July 28, 2021

The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: July 28, 2021 The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: July 28, 2021, 18.44 MB
Wed 28 Jul 2021

Brace yourself for killer clone bees as Rob brings us another edition of Nature, What's All That About? Whakarongo mai! 

 

What's Up? w/ Dr Shane Reti: July 28, 2021

What's Up? w/ Dr Shane Reti: July 28, 2021 What's Up? w/ Dr Shane Reti: July 28, 2021, 20.15 MB
Wed 28 Jul 2021

The Deputy leader of the Opposition phones up for a chat about the Australian Travel Bubble suspension, the Farmers' Protest, and the 'Demand the Debate' campaign. Whakarongo mai! 

Mediabatt w/ Tim Batt: July 28, 2021

Mediabatt w/ Tim Batt: July 28, 2021 Mediabatt w/ Tim Batt: July 28, 2021, 22.3 MB
Wed 28 Jul 2021

Tim's here and dishing up a hearty serving of media content. Whakarongo mai! 

Stage Direction w/ Bryony Skillington & Carla Newton: July 27, 2021

Stage Direction w/ Bryony Skillington & Carla Newton: July 27, 2021 Stage Direction w/ Bryony Skillington & Carla Newton: July 27, 2021, 19.55 MB
Tue 27 Jul 2021

Today on Stage Direction two of the Fleshies 2.0 crew, Bryony Skillington and Carla Newton, come up to chat about the show - on now at Basement Theatre as part of the ATC's Here & Now Festival. Whakarongo mai!