Interview with Bonaparte – 17 January

Matt has a chat with Bonaparte about his upcoming New Zealand tour, his infatuation with accents, hedonism and more! Also features the song “White Noize” from his latest album, “The Return of Stravinsky Wellington”

MattOrchard

January 18th, 2018

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Films with Nick Paris – 16 January

RDU’s resident film aficionado, Nick Paris, checks in for the first time in 2018 to give us a heads up on some of the best documentaries Netflix has on offer. Nick and Matt also chat about their shared admiration for The Disaster Artist and fascination with closeted ...

MattOrchard

January 16th, 2018

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Christchurch’s Bard in Exile, Lawrence Arabia

Lawrence Arabia joins us in the studio to tell us what he's been up to this year, what he's planning for the next few months, and what to expect from his show at the Gym in the Arts Centre tomorrow night. Plus, he plays us a wonderful Christmas song, "Jingling Christmas Eve".

JamesD

December 22nd, 2017

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Sink of Swim Christmas Special

Jay from Sadhana is in the studio for a special Sink or Swim, with music from two bands - Big Beach Ocean Surf King and Piha Rescue - who are playing tonight at "No Surf Til Christmas". Have a listen back and see who you think should be sinking or swimming.

JamesD

December 22nd, 2017

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Media with Daniel Nielsen – December 22nd

Wrapping up some of the highs and lows of the media in 2017, including the StuffMe merger being declined, and some of the best performers locally.

JamesD

December 22nd, 2017

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Twisted Frequencies Festival

We're talking to David from Twisted Frequencies, the 5-day outdoor dance festival being held in Takaka's beautiful Cobb Valley for New Year's Eve.

JamesD

December 21st, 2017

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THE LAST JEDI with Nick Paris

James and Nick talk about THE LAST JEDI, which they both went to see last week. James is a bit down on it, while Nick is a bit more positive. Minor spoilers. They also talk about HERCULES RETURNS.

JamesD

December 19th, 2017

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Media Commentary with Daniel Nielsen – December 15th

Daniel Nielsen from ARA is in the studio to talk about the media, including the celebrification of RNZ, and whether the digital bubble is about to top.

JamesD

December 15th, 2017

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Sink or Swim – What’s Happening?

We've got Jay on the line for a surf report, and then for sink or swim this week - What's Happening with their tune "Hot Buttered Buns".

JamesD

December 15th, 2017

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Lisa Marriott on “Sugar, Rum and Tobacco”

We're talking to Lisa Marriot, one of the authors of "Sugar, Rum and Tobacco", about the regulatory options for reducing New Zealand's sugar consumption.

JamesD

December 15th, 2017

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Evolution Square launch with Laura from Otakaro

Laura from Otakaro is in the studio to explain what Otakaro is, what her role there is, and what is happening with the launch of Evolution Square tomorrow.

JamesD

December 14th, 2017

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Pep’s Picks – Annie Anxiety

Marytn is on the line from Wellington with this early 80's punk dub crossover from Annie Anxiety.

JamesD

December 14th, 2017

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Scorpio Books with Rachel – December 13th

Scorpio Books with Rachel – December 13th

Rachel form Scorpio Books is in the studio with 3 picks for Christmas, "Rock the Boat", "How to mend a Kea", and a new maze book from Gecko Press.

JamesD

December 13th, 2017

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Films with Nick Paris – James’s Top 20

We're talking films with Nick Paris, including getting hyped for THE LAST JEDI by rewatching THE FORCE AWAKENS, and James runs through his top 20 films of 2017.

JamesD

December 12th, 2017

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The science behind a sugar tax with Mike Berridge

We're talking to Mike Berridge from the Malaghan Institute about the health risks from our sugar-laden diet, and what we can do about it, as he described in the recent BWB Text, "Sugar, Rum and Tobacco".

JamesD

December 8th, 2017

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Neat Places – December 8th

Johnny from Neat Places is in to talk about some of the neat things around town, and a wrap up of some cool 2017 things.

JamesD

December 8th, 2017

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Sink or Swim with Jay

Jay has the surf report ahead of a cracker weekend, weather-wise, and also another Sink or Swim tune.

JamesD

December 8th, 2017

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Summer Club

We're got some of the crew from Summer Club in the studio to talk about the last few weeks at Smash Palace.

JamesD

December 8th, 2017

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Nick Paris – December 6th

Nick Paris is in the studio, to talk about the DISASTER ARTIST, and also the rumours about Quentin Tarantino's role in the Star Trek series.

JamesD

December 6th, 2017

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Yumi Zouma acoustic live to air

A special Christmas treat, with Yumi Zouma popping in to the studio for an acoustic live to air. Also, Josh talks cricket and Charlie talks about the World Cup draw.

JamesD

December 6th, 2017

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