Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Friday 26 September 2014
1:10 Best song ever written. Amanda Nally nominates 'Black Fingernails, Red Wine' - Eskimo Joe.
1:20 NZ Live. Wellington five-piece folk band, Eb & Sparrow - their long awaited debut album is just out.
2:10 The Exchange. Christchurch creatives and inventors are investing their energies in a new arts hub. Katy Gosset pays a visit.
2:20 Wine Race. The Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc Yacht Race is a race to deliver Sauvignon Blanc from Waikawa to Wellington. Rear Commodore Sailing at the Waikawa Boating Club and Chairperson of the yacht race committee, Juliet Abbott, speaks to Simon Mercep.
2:30 Neil Finn. Neil Finn has decided he wants to use one of his biggest hits for humanitarian aid. And he says it's come about after he read a tweet about the lyrics to "Don't Dream It's Over".
2:40 New Zealand Reading. Memories of a lifetime shared surface as an older woman contemplates her loved husband's future.
2:50 Feature Album. Teaser and the Firecat - Cat Stevens.
Yvonne Lorkin with weekend wine. Cheap n Cheerful. Villa Maria Private Bin 'Light' Pinot Gris 2014 $10-$15. Mid-Price Magic. Leveret Estate Hawke's Bay Syrah 2013 $19. Treat Yourself. Matua Single Vineyard Gimblett Gravels Chardonnay 2013 $60.
Movie Review - Sarah McMullan looks at a couple of kids holidays movies, the Boxtrolls and the Disney sequel to Planes - called Fire and Rescue.
3:30 New Zealand Society
Tales of life in Aotearoa.
3:45 The Panel Pre-Show. Julie Moffett, Jim Mora, Jesse Mulligan and Megan Nicol Reed discuss what the world is talking about.