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Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Wednesday 3 June 2015

1:10 Your Song

Skybird by Neil Diamond.  Chosen by Anna Bailey

1:20 Music Trivia game 

No clues here.  Sorry!

2:10 Storm Chaser  - Graeme Macdonald

Aucklander, Graeme Macdonald, has a bit of an addiction. His passion is chasing tornadoes across the American Midwest. He's just completed another storm chasing trip, and at the moment, he's in Northern Arizona around Page enroute to Monument Valley. He says this trip was one of the best he's had.

Video copyright Richard Edwards.

2:20  Plasma Tubes - Cleo Loi  

Scientists have long speculated about the existence of plasma tubes in the Earth's atmosphere. And now, a 23-year-old student has proved their existence. Cleo Loi is from the ARC Centre of Excellence for All-sky Astrophysics and School of Physics at the University of Sydney. She has used radio telescopes to locate plasma tubes that interfere with astronomical observations and which could affect some civilian and military navigation systems.

2:30 NZ Reading - Johnsonville

Saturday night drinking and rugby for three single men in Johnsonville.

2:45 Feature album

Youth and Young Manhood -The Kings of Leon (2003)

3:10 Tech News - Paul Brislen 

The touchscreen where what you are touching may not be a screen at all. 

The smartphone which uses thermal imaging.

The phone for your finger

An early apple computer found in garage sold at auction for $100,000.

Facebook is now taking a serious look at AI

A survey from Flicks.co.nz on the uptake of content services

Microsoft has announced the upgrade path for Windows 10 - the last Windows OS ever.

3:30 The Balkanistas - Lynda Chanwai-Earle

The Balkanistas is an exuberant group of 20+ Wellington musicians putting their own twisted spin on Eastern European Balkan music.  But there's much more to the Balkanistas than meets the "ear".  Lynda Chanwai-Earle attends their festive rehearsals and meets the key players in this culturally diverse New Zealand band. 

New Zealand Society

3:45 The Panel Pre-Show

What the world is talking about.  With Jim Mora, Zara Potts, Michele A'Court and David Slack.

 

MUSIC DETAILS:

Wednesday June 3   

YOUR SONG:  

ARTIST:      Neil Diamond
TITLE:        Skybird
COMP:     Diamond
ALBUM:      Jonathan Livingston Seagull: Motion Picture Soundtrack  
LABEL:      CBS    169047

TRIVIA QUIZ:

ARTIST:      Katy Perry
TITLE:        Roar
COMP:     Lukasz Gottwald / Max Martin / Bonnie McKee / Katy Perry / Henry Walter
ALBUM:       Prism
LABEL:      CAPITOL    375323

ARTIST:      Frankie Valli
TITLE:        My Eyes Adored You
COMP:     Crewe, Nolan
ALBUM:       Franki Valli: The 20 Greatest Hits
LABEL:      TELSTAR    695232

ARTIST:       Lorde
TITLE:         Tennis Court
COMP:     Yelich-O'Connor,Little
ALBUM:        Pure Heroine
LABEL:      UNIVERSAL    519002

ARTIST:       Elvis Costello
TITLE:        (What's so funny 'bout) peace love and understanding  
COMP:     Lowe
ALBUM:        Elvis Costello: The Very Best Of
LABEL:      UNIVERSAL    546490

ARTIST:        Tina Turner
TITLE:         Private Dancer
COMP:     Knopfler
ALBUM:       Tina Turner: The Collected Recordings, Sixties To Nineties
LABEL:      CAPITOL    829724

ARTIST:        Stevie Wonder
TITLE:         Isn't She Lovely
COMP:     Wonder
ALBUM:       Stevie Wonder: Original Musicquarium 1
LABEL:      MOTOWN    530029

ARTIST:        Judy Garland
TITLE:          Over The Rainbow
COMP:      Arlen, Harburg
ALBUM:       Judy Garland:  Best Of, From MGM Classic Films  
LABEL:      MCA    731176

ARTIST:        David Bowie
TITLE:          Heroes
COMP:      Bowie, Eno
ALBUM:       Heroes
LABEL:      EMI    521908

FEATURE ALBUM:

ARTIST:     Kings Of Leon
TITLE:        Holyroller Novocaine
COMP:     Angelo, Followill, Followill
ALBUM:       Youth And Young Manhood
LABEL:      RCA    152394

ARTIST:     Kings Of Leon
TITLE:        Red Morning Light
COMP:     Angelo, Followill, Followill
ALBUM:       Youth And Young Manhood
LABEL:      RCA    152394

ARTIST:     Kings Of Leon
TITLE:        Mollies Chambers
COMP:     Angelo, Followill, Followill
ALBUM:       Youth And Young Manhood
LABEL:      RCA    152394

ARTIST:     Kings Of Leon
TITLE:        California Waiting
COMP:     Angelo, Followill, Followill
ALBUM:       Youth And Young Manhood
LABEL:      RCA    152394

THE PANEL:

ARTIST:     Shirley Bassie
TITLE:       Goldfinger
COMP:      Barry
ALBUM:     Diamonds Are Forever
LABEL:      EMI    5 23294