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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: October 8, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 8, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 8, 2019, 320.72 MB
Tue 8 Oct 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: The listeners prove their musical genius, yet again, in Second Guessing; His Worship chats to us whilst in the chaos of local body elections; Cindy and Tei. pop in up to the studio to give us the lowdown on Garden of Celebration; Sam's back to his binge watching ways; and Jiwon Hong talks to us about pancreatitis. Plus, Rachel's looking to the hive mind for answers.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 7, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 7, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 7, 2019, 321.61 MB
Mon 7 Oct 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachel's been for her first swim so I guess it's time to say summer's here; Pennie gives us her hot takes from Paris Fashion Week; and Kiran brings in a book that's very timely. Grab yourself a cuppa and settle into some good tunes to kick your week off nicely.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 4, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 4, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 4, 2019, 322.5 MB
Fri 4 Oct 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Fabian Fanboy joins us from Tinseltown to talk about The Joker; if that first coffee wasn't enough, Dr. Kirsten Zemke wakes us up with techno; Ciara and Rory from The Vault pop in to talk about their all ages gig, Seal The Vault; and Zoë schedules a weekend of theatre for you. Be good out there.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 3, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 3, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 3, 2019, 316.74 MB
Thu 3 Oct 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachel & Tess are talking Silver Scrolls this morning; David Slack pops into the studio to grab himself a coffee and talk politics; we're left hungry after chatting about pizza with Leisha; we hear from a few of the winners and finalists from the 2019 APRA Silver Scroll Awards last night; and Troy brings in his hot picks for the week. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 2, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 2, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 2, 2019, 319.94 MB
Wed 2 Oct 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Aw, what a beautiful sunrise streaming into the Breakfast studio this morning; Rob enlightens us on some pyschological traits that we all seem to possess; the Prime Minister's on the line to catch up with some of the politics that we've seen in the last month; and Show Me Shorts Film Festival Director, Gina Dellabarca, pops in to talk us through watching 2000 short films and what made the line up. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 1, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 1, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: October 1, 2019, 321.8 MB
Tue 1 Oct 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Up bright and early to get your Breakfast on time; showcasing the bFM listeners music knowledge in Second Guessing; His Worship dials in from Bethells Beach to talk PR, North Te Papa, and housing; Sam brings us his personal take on The Politician, and reminds everyone to vote; and Dr. Tamasailau Suaali joins us to talk about her research into Māori and Samoan peoples experiences of the youth justice system. Thankful for the tasty Altura coffee with Breakfast, this morning.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: September 30, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: September 30, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: September 30, 2019, 321.62 MB
Mon 30 Sep 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Daylight savings is upon up us, and we're feeling it; reminiscing on last Friday's very cute NZVAPOR Top 95; lucky for us, Tami Neilson pops into the studio for a cute cuppa tea and a chat; and Suri's here for Loose Reads with On Fire by Naomi Klein, very topical. 

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: September 27, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: September 27, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: September 27, 2019, 321.8 MB
Fri 27 Sep 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: What a glorious morning to start counting down the NZVAPOR Top 95; Dr. Kirsten Zemke pops in to join the fun, bringing Bossa Nova to the party; and Johanna's back for Stage Direction, this week talking about her must-see performances. A special day for 95bFM as we countdown the Top 95 songs voted by the listeners. Arohanui.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: September 26, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: September 26, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: September 26, 2019, 320.2 MB
Thu 26 Sep 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Straight into some politics this morning with Rod Oram, talking climate strikes and economics; Stella Donnelly takes the stage for the Laneway Spotlight; Leisha's indulging in a celebration of veg; Troy brings us his selections From The Crate with a couple helpful facts; and Amelia talks democracy on the Top Ten last night.

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: September 25, 2019

95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: September 25, 2019 95bFM Breakfast with Rachel: September 25, 2019, 321.18 MB
Wed 25 Sep 2019

Today on your bFM Breakfast: Rachel's back for Breakfast with two very expensive pieces of paper; the Deputy Leader of the Opposition, Paula Bennett talks about the climate strikes, the Royal Commission Inquiry, and NZ history in schools; Rob talks about Greta Thunberg's moving UN speech, and the Lord of the Rings; and Kura Forrester pops into the studio about HUMP and winning the Billy T Award. Another rainy Spring morning in Tāmaki.

Whats Up? w/ Paula Bennett: November 20, 2019

Whats Up? w/ Paula Bennett: November 20, 2019 Whats Up? w/ Paula Bennett: November 20, 2019, 14.65 MB
Wed 20 Nov 2019

We're chatting with National Party Deputy Leader, Paula Bennett, bright and early this morning. Hitting some heavy political topics before Breakfast, Rachel and Paula Bennett talk about The Defence Force, changes to family and sexual violence laws, and child poverty in Aotearoa.

I/V w/ Mark Fisher: November 20, 2019

I/V w/ Mark Fisher: November 20, 2019 I/V w/ Mark Fisher: November 20, 2019, 11.13 MB
Wed 20 Nov 2019

Mark Fisher from the World AIDS Day festival popped into studio this morning to chat about what the festival is and how it is rasing awareness and destigmatising HIV in Aotearoa. Tune in to find out what's on! 

I/V w/ Tim Batt: November 20, 2019

I/V w/ Tim Batt: November 20, 2019 I/V w/ Tim Batt: November 20, 2019, 22.22 MB
Wed 20 Nov 2019

Our new media mate, Tim Batt, pops into the studio to give us the lowdown of our complex media landscape. From sales to mergers and everything in between, including a clip from last week's VNZMAs, Tim's here to help us unpack this uncharted territory.

The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: November 20, 2019

The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: November 20, 2019 The Mind Trench w/ Rob Bollix: November 20, 2019, 20.03 MB
Wed 20 Nov 2019

This morning on The Mind Trench Rob has investigated the pros and cons of white noise, noise pollution and getting a good sleep. Find out more here.

Viewmaster w/ Sam Sinnott: November 19, 2019

Viewmaster w/ Sam Sinnott: November 19, 2019 Viewmaster w/ Sam Sinnott: November 19, 2019, 11.59 MB
Tue 19 Nov 2019

Sam's reviewing The Morning Show (2019) on the Breakfast Show today. Maybe not the best show of the year but he still managed to binge five episodes in one night and got pretty excited about it. With stars like Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carell, it's worth a short binge.

I/V w/ Alex George and Julian Carswell: November 19, 2019

I/V w/ Alex George and Julian Carswell: November 19, 2019 I/V w/ Alex George and Julian Carswell: November 19, 2019 , 16.4 MB
Tue 19 Nov 2019

Laneway festival has just announced the food trucks coming to Albert Park for the 2020 festival and, to celebrate, Festival Firector Julian and Alex from Peach's Hot Chicken popped into studio with some tasty (and extremely hot) kai. Will the Breakfast crew survive the legendary 'Holy Cluck' spice wings? Tune in! 

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Kate Hannah: November 19, 2019

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Kate Hannah: November 19, 2019 Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Kate Hannah: November 19, 2019, 101.99 MB
Tue 19 Nov 2019

Kate Hannah is a Research Fellow at the Department of Physics in the Faculty of Science at the University of Auckland. She pops into the studio to chat about her research, Uncovering historic ‘whisper’ networks: women’s friendships in mid twentieth century New Zealand science. Rachel and Kate chat about women's 'whisper' networks and how we're all in one somewhere. Get yourself along to Spring Week to hear more.

I/V w/ Luke Wood: November 18, 2019

I/V w/ Luke Wood: November 18, 2019 I/V w/ Luke Wood: November 18, 2019, 10.6 MB
Mon 18 Nov 2019

This morning we spoke to Luke Wood, Senior Lecturer in Graphic Design at the University of Canterbury’s Ilam School of Fine Arts, about A Short Run: A Selection of New Zealand Lathe-Cut records. Luke has curated the exhibition which celebrates the mahi of legendary Peter King and the weird and wonderful music he has cut. Tune in to hear more- and come on down to the 95bFM Drive Show happening at Objectspace this friday with Pumice and special guests playing live! 

Fashun w/ Penelope Noir: November 18, 2019

Fashun w/ Penelope Noir: November 18, 2019 Fashun w/ Penelope Noir: November 18, 2019, 15.88 MB
Mon 18 Nov 2019

We're talking iconic fashion moments by Bob Mackie this morning. Penelope Noir takes us through some of the most memorable costumes worn by Marilyn Monroe and Cher. 

Loose Reads w/ Jenna Todd: November 18, 2019

Loose Reads w/ Jenna Todd: November 18, 2019 Loose Reads w/ Jenna Todd: November 18, 2019, 14.8 MB
Mon 18 Nov 2019

Jenna brings in one of the winners of this years Manbooker Prize, Bernardine Evaristo's Girl, Woman, Other. This novel follows the stories of different women, black and British, chapter by chapter, encompassing history, and telling the stories of their families, friends and lovers, across the country and through the year. Definitely pick this one up, it's a must-read.