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?
Gary Barlow 'I took it for granted the first time round'
Gary Barlow of 90's boy band Take That talks to Newstalk ZB's Jack Tame about his appreciation and enjoyment of being back on stage performing Take That songs after...
Nici Wickes: Eccles cake
Forget the dry and overly sweet versions you may have had before, these eccles cakes are delicate, crisp and buttery. I recommend you do as the English do and enjoy...
Jack Tame: Attenborough shows are like "an almighty hug for the soul"
Jack Tame opened his show by speaking about the continued incredible quality of nature shows by luminary Sir David Attenborough and his BBC team. LISTEN TO THE...
Programme Info November 12 2017
DAN BROWN: Dan Brown is a classic rags to riches story. He went to Hollywood to make it as a musician but ended up writing. After publishing a couple of books...
Catherine Raynes: Uncommon Type, Working Class Man
Catherine Raynes joins Jack Tame to discuss her favourite new book releases including Uncommon Type by Tom Hanks, and Working Class Man by Jimmy Barnes. LISTEN...
Kevin Milne: Rugby must address its deep inequality
Kevin Milne joins Jack Tame to discuss the state of rugby in the Pacific Islands, specifically Samoa where the sport is basically bankrupt despite the large number...
Francesca Rudkin: Murder On The Orient Express and Detroit
NZ Herald movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin joins Jack Tame to discuss the latest movie releases: Murder On The Orient Express and Detroit. LISTEN ABOVE
Superstar author Dan Brown: 'I like to deal with the tough questions'
Author Dan Brown originally aimed at a career as a musician, wrote two unsuccessful books then became world famous with the release of his third 'The Da Vinci Code'....
Jack Tame: What began as a trickle has become a flood
Jack Tame opened his show by discussing the slew of serious sexual assault and harrassment allegations against men in positions of power in entertainment and politics,...
Programme Info 4th November
FRANCESCA RUDKIN: Movies Bad Moms 2 starring Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Kathryn Hahn, Christine Baranski, Cheryl Hines and Susan Sarandon Francesca’s verdict:...
William Trubridge - World Champion freediver on his new book 'Oxygen'
He's held the world record 15 times and was the first person to break the 100 metre barrier unassisted, truly dominating his sport. To set these world records,...
Book Review: 'Two Kinds of Truth' and 'Turtle all the way down'
Catherine Raynes joined Jack Tame to discuss two new books. Two Kinds of Truth by Michael Connelly, Allen & Unwin $37 Turtle All The Way Down by John Green, Penguin...
Movie Reviews: Bad Moms 2, The Bolshoi and Spacewalkers
NZ Herald movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin joins Jack Tame to talk about the latest releases including Bad Mom's and two features from the Russian Film Festival - ...
Nici Wickes: Ceviche Crisps
Tostadas, as they’re known in Mexico, are made from frying or baking cut triangles of tortilla and I’m a big fan. Top them with ceviche for the perfect party snack! Makes...
Jack Tame: Bolivia cross country style, my idea of 'relaxation'
Newstalk ZB's Jack Tame gives this ode to the humble Toyota and talks of his rather strange idea of 'relaxation' as he shares his sometimes hair-raising trip around...
Movie Reviews: The Rooster Bar, How Hard Can it Be
Catherine Raynes joins Kate Hawkesby to discuss the latest book releases, including The Rooster Bar by John Grisham and How Hard Can it Be by Allison Pearson. LISTEN...
Kevin Milne: Why do we still have a Minister for Racing?
Kevin Milne joins Kate Hawkesby to discuss the newly announced cabinet, and asks why the portfolio of Minister For Racing still exists. LISTEN TO THE FULL DISCUSSION...
Movie Reviews: Thor Ragnarok, No Ordinary Sheila
NZ Herald movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin joins Kate Hawkesby to talk about the latest releases including Thor: Ragnarok directed by Kiwi filmmaker Taika Waititi,...
Kate Hawkesby: The way we teach our kids needs to change
With the incoming of the new government, it's pretty safe to say the National Standards system will be 'gone by lunchtime'. But where to from here? asks Kate Hawkesby. LISTEN...
Working Class Man: Jimmy Barnes talks new memoir and hard living past
Legendary Australian rocker Jimmy Barnes has released his second memoir 'Working Class Man' which will be accompanied with a tour of New Zealand early next year. He spoke...
Allyson Gofton: Tamarind and Chilli Pork Sliders with Asian Pesto
Ingredients 1.5 kilograms pork shoulder or pork belly 3/4 cup sweet chilli sauce 3 tablespoons tamarind chutney 1 tablespoons freshly grated root ginger 2 star...
Programme Info 21 October - Kate Hawkesby
FRANCESCA RUDKIN: Movies Maudie starring Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke The true story of gifted, arthritic Canadian folk painter Maud Lewis and her unlikely romance...
Kate Hawkesby: Peacock Peters should learn to be humble
Kate Hawkesby was in for Jack Tame this week and opened the show with her take on the eventual election result and the process it took to get one. LISTEN ABOVE
Kiwi singer Kimbra on her new album and book: It's about everyone standing up
New Zealand singer/songwriter Kimbra is about to drop her new album and has just taken part in a new book celebrating the views and experiences of 200 diverse women...
Catherine Raynes' book review: Munich and Force of Nature
Catherine Raynes joined Kate Hawkesby this morning to discuss two new books. Munich by Robert Harris, Penguin $38 Force of Nature by Jane Harper, Pan Macmillan...