Saturday Morning with Jack Tame
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SATURDAY MORNINGS WITH JACK TAME
The only way to start your weekend!
Jack Tame is a media juggernaut who shows no sign of slowing down.
Not only does he host his own radio show, Jack also co-host's TVNZ's Breakfast and writes for the Herald on Sunday.
He’s just returned from 5 years in New York where he was based as TVNZ’s US Correspondent.
Jack’s crisp perspective, style and enthusiasm makes for refreshing and entertaining Saturday morning radio.
News, sport, books, music, gardens and celebrities – what better way to spend your Saturdays?
Taking down the world's most powerful drug lord
Pablo Escobar was the world's most notorious drug lord, running a criminal empire worth some $30 billion. Javier Pena and Steve Murphy were the DEA agents who hunted...
Nici Wickes: Tips for quince
Annually I make quince paste - what the Spanish call membrillo and it goes with cheese like no other thing I know - but there are other uses for quince and this...
Francesca Rudkin: Beauty and the Beast, CHiPS
Movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin joins Jack Tame this morning to review the latest releases, including Beauty and the Beast and CHiPS.
Kevin Milne: Treasured memories living on
Kevin Milne joins Jack Tame this morning to reveal how a casual search on the internet turned up a treasure trove of memories left behind by a family member recently...
Jack Tame: America's Cup - exclusive, elusive, but exciting
Team New Zealand are headed off to Bermuda for their next America's Cup challenge. Jack Tame is enraptured with the speed and grace of the boats, but isn't it the...
Programme Info 25th March 2017
SPECIAL GUEST: Dr Lucie Green, Stargazer and space scientist Cosmic Shambles LIVE - A unique night of science, comedy, music and wonderGuests include Dr Michelle...
Catherine Raynes: The Chilbury Ladies Choir, This Is How It Always Is
Catherine Raynes of Whitcoulls joins Jack Tame to review The Chilbury Ladies Choir by Jennifer Ryan (Harper Collins $35) and This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel...
Hannah McQueen: Top end-of-year tax tips
New Zealand has one of the highest rates of self-employment in the world - most of whom would say paying tax is a struggle. EnableMe's Hannah McQueen speaks to...
Solar scientist Dr Lucie Green: Sharing the wonders of space
Solar scientist Dr Lucie Green joins Jack Tame ahead of UK show Cosmic Shambles which is heading to New Zealand. It's set to be a a captivating comedy, music and...
Francesca Rudkin: Life, One Thousand Ropes
Film reviewer Francesca Rudkin shares her thoughts on sci-fi thriller Life and New Zealand drama One Thousand Ropes.
Kevin Milne: The growth of vegetarian and vegan eateries
Kevin Milne continued today's food theme by telling Jack Tame about a trend he discovered during a recent trip to Wellington.
Jack Tame: The joys of blue cheese
Jack Tame opened this week's show by sharing the story of his long and complicated relationship with blue vein cheese.
Programme Info 18 March 2017
SPECIAL GUEST: Gavin Rossdale Bush's new album is out now - Black and White Rainbows Francesca Rudkin: Movies Oscar nominated Loving - based on a true story. Francesca's...
Hannah McQueen: Reigning in spending key to getting ahead
Hannah McQueen, the Director of EnableMe Financial Personal Trainers, tells Jack Tame that financial progress is not necessarily about earning more money, but spending...
Kevin Milne: The surprising results of a family ancestry test
Last week Kevin Milne spoke about an amazing Christmas gift he was given - this week he explains the results of a "fascinating" gift given to his wife.
Musician Gavin Rossdale on his new album and personal life
The lead singer and guitarist of UK rock band Bush, Gavin Rossdale, speaks to Jack Tame about his new album Black and White Rainbows. He also discusses his divorce...
Jack Tame: Apple's NZ tax avoidance purely wrong
Jack Tame opened this morning's show by discussing today's NZ Herald report that electronics company Apple paid no income tax in New Zealand over the past decade...
Francesca Rudkin: Loving, Trespass Against Us
Film reviewer Francesca Rudkin joins Jack Tame to talk about Oscar-nominated Loving and crime drama Trespass Against Us, which stars Michael Fassbender.
Programme Info 11 March 2017
SPECIAL GUEST: Annabel Langbein Annabel Langbein joined Jack to talk about her new cookbook, Essential, which hits bookstores this Friday! FRANCESCA RUDKIN: Movies Kong:...
Hannah McQueen: How to measure your financial BMI
Hannah McQueen from Enable Me Financial Personal Trainers explains how to gauge how good you are with your cash.
Annabel Langbein on her 'best cookbook yet'
Friend of the show Annabel Langbein joins Jack Tame to talk about her new book Essential - a back-to-basics guide for those with a busy lifestyle.
Jack Tame: The bright side of horrible weather
With all the rain around the Upper North Island, Jack finds there's something special about staying cosy in awful weather.
Kevin Milne: DIY craft beer experience the perfect gift
Kevin Milne joins Jack Tame to talk about a Christmas gift that keeps on giving - a brewing session at The Occasional Brewer.
Francesca Rudkin reviews Kong: Skull Island
Stepping away from last week's rather melancholy selection of movies, film reviewer Francesca Rudkin joins Jack Tame to review the "fun" Kong: Skull Island.
For all the information featured on today's programme ...
FRANCESCA RUDKIN: MoviesLogan - the latest Wolverine film - FranceAsca’s verdict: 4 out of 5 The Innocents - Based on a true story from post-World War II Poland...