Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Friday 11 March 2011
1:10 Best Song Ever Written
Big River by Jimmy Nail as chosen by Simon Loudon.
1:15 NZ Music - Live
Thomas Oliver Band
Audio of NZ Music Live can be found on our music web page.
2:10 Feature stories
What's behind the boom in DIY cheesemaking? Sue Arthur from NZ Cheese School.
2:30 Festival Review
Reviews of Maguy Marin's dance May B, the pianist Xiang Zou, and The Manganiyar Seduction, a concert from Rajasthan.
2:50 Feature Album
Brotherhood by New Order
3:08 One Stop Shop
Fresh Fast Food, Weekend Wine, Weekend Weather, Movie Review and This Way of Life
Yvonne Lorkin wine selections:
Cheap and Cheerful: Shag Rock Nelson Sauvignon Blanc 2010
Mid-Price Madness: Rolling Merlot 2008 from New South Wales.
Treat Yourself to something Fab: Wither Hills Benmorven Marlborough Pinot Noir 2007
Sarah McMullan reviews the romantic drama, Blue Valentine, starring Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams.
3:35 NZ Society
Mira Star helped set up Wellington's Down-stage in the sixties, pioneered the home-birthing movement in the seventies and survived the 2002 Bali Bomb. Jason Moon talks to the kiwi pioneer about her magical life.
Mira with her granddaughter and great granddaughter.
4:06 The Panel
Michelle Boag and Brian Edwards