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?
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Kevin Milne: The differences between men and women
Kevin Milne ponders the differences between men and women. Are men from Mars and women from Venus? Perhaps not!
Music review: Paul Simon 'In the Blue Light'
Paul Simon’s farewell tour is nearly over. It’s the end of 60 years of performing since he was 16 and he says he just wants to stop for a while to see what it’s...
Book review: Fear: Trump in the White House
Catherine Raynes gives us her thoughts on 'Fear: Trump in the White House' by Bob Woodward, Simon & Schuster $50
Technology: The latest Apple releases
US correspondent Paul Stenhouse talks to Jack about the latest Apple releases: Apple’s got new phones Apple will now have the: 7, 8, X ranges. The 5 and 6’s...
Week in media: Serena Williams, Google, Shane Jones and McDonald's
This week NZ Herald's Damien Venuto and Jack discuss Serena Williams, Google and the right to be forgotten, Shane Jones' knack for integrating himself into the news...
Johann Hari: The opposite of addiction is not sobriety, it's connection
Renowned author Johann Hari joins Jack Tame in the Newstalk ZB studio talking about his journey to understand drug addiction and how society may be able to deal...
Movie Review: Searching, Wayne
The New Zealand Herald's movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin talks to Jack Tame about the latest releases including: Searching starring John Cho and Debra Messing. Shot...
Gardening: Arthritis Classes
Ruud Kleinpaste talks to Jack about exercising for gardening and arthritis classes. Each week, of course, a series of exercises, led by the organisers: Physiotherapists...
Bob Campbell: Kumeu River 2017 Village Chardonnay $18
Master of Wine Bob Campbell talks to Jack about his Best Buy of the week, Kumeu River 2017 Village Chardonnay. The first vintage of Village Chardonnay I tasted...
Allyson Gofton: Buckwheat galette
Galettes de blé noir, light lacy buckwheat savoury pancakes, are now making an appearance – think of them as the French version of pizza. The galettes were once...
Screen Time: Gogglebox NZ, Castle Rock and Absolutely Champers!
Tara Ward takes us through her picks for this week's viewing: Gogglebox NZ: it’s the television show about watching television that’s been an international hit,...
Jack Tame: Challenging assumptions on drugs
Jack Tame talks about his profound reaction to reading Johann Hari's book 'Chasing the Scream' and how it changed his thinking on the issue of drugs and how they...
Music review: Paul McCartney 'Egypt Station'
It’s his 17th solo studio album and his first in 5 years. Sir Paul McCartney is back with Egypt Station and Andrew Dickens has been listening ... Maybe it was the...
Book review: The Sunday Girl and Dopesick
This week Catherine Raynes has been reading: The Sunday Girl by Pip Drysdale, Simon & Schuster, $35 Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, & the Drug Company That Addicted...
Week in Media: Nike, Clare Curran, New York Times Op-Ed and a Twitter Ban
This week NZ Herald's Damien Venuto and Jack discuss Nike's campaign fronted by Colin Kaepernick, Clare Curran and personal email accounts and The New York Times...
Gardening: Asparagus - a long-term strategy
Gardening expert Ruud Kleinpaste gives Jack his best tips for growing asparagus. 1. Sort a good part of the vege garden: at least 2.5 by 1.2 meters in size; full...
Hannah McQueen: Side hustles
Enable Me's Hannah McQueen discusses how you could get ahead financially with a side hustle. Hannah's "Get mortgage free and retirement ready in 10 years or less”...
Technology: Google turns 20! and Sweden's Twitter account
US correspondent Paul Stenhouse talks to Jack about how Google has shaped the internet, Amazon's share price and Sweden's Twitter account will be run by the government...
Screen Time: Mayans MC, Midnight Diner and In The Long Run
Tara Ward takes us through her pics for this week's viewing: Mayans MC: this Sons of Anarchy spin-off deals with the Sons rivals-turned-allies, the Mayan Motorcycle...
Kevin Milne is selling his house
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Scotty Morrison: How I learnt te reo Maori
We're celebrating the start of Maori Language week, Scotty Morrison came to talk about the huge surge of interest in learning te reo and the unusual path that lead...
Nici Wickes: Citrus frangapani tart recipe
With lemons and oranges being in season Nici Wickes comes into the studio to share her citrus frangapani tart recipe. NEWSTALKZB CITRUS FRANGIPANE TART Unimaginably...
Jack Tame Editorial: Nike and Colin Kaepernick
With the recent controversy surrounding popular brand Nike, Jack Tame gives his opinion on Colin Kaepernick and brands taking moral and political positions.
Marlon Williams: Writing album was a 'raw and acute' process
It’s been an incredible year for New Zealand singer Marlon Williams. His sophomore album, Make Way for Love, came out in February – it went straight to #1 in our...
Movie Review: On Chesil Beach, Luis and the Alien, Mile 22
Herald movie reveiwer Francesca Rudkin joins Jack Tame to talk about some of this weeks latest releases, including: On Chesil Beach starring Saoirse Ronan and Billy...