Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Friday 8 August 2014
1:10 Best Song Ever Written: Vivaldi's Spring from The Four Seasons, played by Nigel Kennedy & the Berliner Philharmoniker. Nominated by Renee Pateteof Wellington.
1:20 NZ Live - singer/songwriter, Donna Dean on New Zealand Live, back in New Zealand, and starts a South Island tour next week.
2:10 Project Runaway - Sean Kelly: He's gone from small town New Zealand to high fashion in New York.
His name is Sean Kelly and he's the first New Zealander to compete in the American hit TV show Project Runway. The New York-based programme is in its 13th season and is hosted by model Heidi Klum. And so far, the designer from rural Taranaki has impressed judges in his first challenge.
2:20 No Slave to Fashion - Sonia Sly: Gosia Piatek came to New Zealand as a 7-year old refugee, but she always had big dreams and fashion was one of them. She runs her 'ethical' clothing label Kowtow from Wellington, and the label is stocked from New Zealand to North America, with Scandinavia being one of the brands biggest markets. We find out more about the brand that only uses 100 % Fair trade organic cotton.
Link: NZ Society
2:30 NZ Reading: Episode 3 in our book reading The Life and Times of a Brown Paper Bag - The remarkable amusing and sometimes very moving autobiography from Kevin Milne - New Zealand's best known and award-winning battler for the little guy
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CD - MAT 230 Solo Instruments -US Blues and Folk. Tk 30 On My Lonesome by Anders Lewen, Lars-Erik Lidström, Tore Berglund. MATCH Music Ltd.
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BOOK: The Life and Times of a Brown Paper Bag by Kevin Milne Pub: Random House, NZ (2010) ISBN-978-186979-3821
2:45 Feature Album - 'I'm Not Bossy, I'm The Boss' - Sinéad O'Connor - released overseas today.
3:10 Food, Wine and Movies today - Auckland chef, Sachie Namura shares her sweet and sour chicken dish - Belinda Jackson the wine, and Sarah McMullan reviews the super-hero movie, Guardians of the Galaxy & the American drama, Palo Alto.
Belinda Jackson's wine selections:
Mystery Creek Reserve Waikato Chardonnay 2013 $19.95
Wirra Wirra Catapult Shiraz 2012 $25
Six Grapes Grahams Reserve Port $50
Sarah McMullan's Movie Reviews:
3:45 Panel Pre-Show - Julie Moffet (Ak studio)