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.
He’s spent 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?
Hannah McQueen: Debt-to-income ratios
The government's agreed to add debt-to-income lending restrictions to the Reserve Bank's bag of tricks. They haven't been introduced, but the prospect is making...
Music review: Is Maroon 5's new album as bad as they say?
Maroon 5 has a new album, Jordi, and it’s brought out some brutal reviews.Pitchfork says “The most you can hope for from Maroon 5 is oblivion. The band hummed and...
Book review: Three Weddings and Proposal and Husbands of Evelyn
Catherine Field has been reading Three Weddings and a Proposal by Shelia O'Flanagan, and The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid.LISTEN ABOVE
Steven Dromgool: Helping a partner with anxiety
Relationship expert Steven Dromgool's been giving Jack Tame some tips for helping a partner with anxiety. LISTEN ABOVE
Ruud Kleinpaste: Fruit tree maintenance
Fruit tree maintenance Here are a few quick-fire ideas to get the best out of your fruit trees in the future… and it all starts by planting (and some pruning) in...
The Tamagotchi is making a return
Lawmakers want to take away the surprises from subscriptions Everything is a subscription these days and companies have made it very easy (and appealing!) to sign...
Steve Biddulph: The importance of trusting your gut
A whole generation of parents have turned to Steve Biddulph for parenting advice. The author of classic books Raising Boys and Raising girls as well as around a...
Nici Wickes: Pear, blue cheese & walnut tart
Pear, blue cheese & walnut tart Pears pair with tangy blue cheese and honeyed walnuts in this gorgeous tart. Makes 26cm tart Pastry 200g wholemeal flour 100g...
Film review: The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard and Fast and Furious 9
Movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin has been watching odd couple action comedy The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard, and Fast and Furious 9. LISTEN ABOVE
Kevin Milne: What will become of renters?
New figures around rental costs released were released this week - and its bad news for renters. Kevin Milne's been talking to Jack Tame about where they leave those...
Jack Tame: Winston's right, the vax rollout is too slow
Winston Peters has ended his long-running media hiatus by appearing on Australian morning TV and giving the vaccine rollout in New Zealand a bit of a kicking. It’s...
Mike Yardley: 3 Great Wellington Neighbourhoods
Travel writer Mike Yardley has been checking out three great Wellington neighbourhoods; Thorndon, Newtown and Lyall Bay. LISTEN ABOVE
Music review: The Return of The Veronicas
Music reviewer Estelle Clifford has been listen to new music from twin-sister pop group The Veronincas. Their new album is Godzilla, and it's their first since 2014...
Book picks: Still and Fall
Catherie Raynes has been reading Australian thriller Still by Matt Nable; and a true-life account of the rise and fall of media mogul Robert Maxwell, Fall by John...
Malcom Rands: Busting supermarket myths
Busting supermarket myths Most of us believe certain things about the cleaning products we buy, but they’ve actually been planted in our heads by years of advertising. So let’s...
Wine review with Bob Campbell: A rich, dry chardonnay
Bob Campbell's wine pick for this week is the Church Road 2020 Chardonnay, Hawke’s Bay $14.99 (on special).LISTEN ABOVE
Apple announces their latest tricks
Apple's new features for 2021 have been announced at their developer conference.Apple is coming after Zoom Lots of big changes to the Facetime app, including the...
Screentime: Time, Domina and The Brokenwood Mysteries
Time: Sean Bean and Stephen Graham star in this gritty British drama by Jimmy McGovern about a husband, teacher and father who is sentenced to four years in prison...
Loki takes the lead in latest Marvel miniseries
It's been two years since a new Marvel movie was released, but the world's biggest film franchise is continuing to churn out content - albeit on the small screen. Loki...
Nici Wickes: Miso caramel sundaes
Miso caramel sundaes If you like salted caramel (and who doesn’t?!) you’ll love this caramel! The miso provides a gorgeous almost savoury umami flavour to the...
Kevin Milne: A sausage sizzle on an aeroplane?
Kevin Milne's been pondering what the best fit for Air New Zealand's in-flight snacks might be.LISTEN ABOVE
Jack Tame: They Are Us sounds awful
I’m not a fortune teller. I don’t have a five-year plan. I can’t tell you what I’ll eat for dinner tonight, let alone anything I’ll be doing in two years’ time. But...
Music review: Dreamers are Waiting from Crowded House
This is new music from Crowded House, from their seventh studio album Dreamers are Waiting. It sees them reuniting with producer Mitchell Froom for the first time...
Book review: Before You Knew My Name and The Missing Sister
Before You Knew My Name by Jacqueline Bublitz This is not just another novel about a dead girl. When she arrived in New York on her 18th birthday carrying nothing...
5 dating traps for women (what you should know about men)
Steven Dromgool offers some advice for women on what to look out for when dating men. LISTEN ABOVE