Repeats of some of our favourite interviews from 2008.

These are also available on our podcast feed, along with a surprise selection of others. To receive extra podcast interviews Sunday through Friday from 28 December 2008 to 23 January 2009, click on the Downloads and Podcasts link at the bottom right-hand side of this page, and follow the instructions to subscribe to our podcast feed.

Remember that all Kim's interviews from 2008 are available as audio-on-demand. Click on the Older Programmes link in the Saturday Morning Audio Archive box at left, to find the ones you are looking for.

On the Saturdays from 27 December 2008 to 24 January 2009, between 10:00am and midday, Radio New Zealand National will be broadcasting episodes of A Prairie Home Companion.

We look forward to resuming our normal programming on Saturday 31 January 2009.

Saturday Morning Summer Selections for 27 December 2008

8:12 J.J. Joseph & Celia Lashlie: male violence

Author of a confessional book about violent offending, and the author of books about men and violence.
First broadcast on 16 August 2008

9:05 Playing Favourites with Lenny Henry

British television, radio, film and standup comedy performer who toured New Zealand in 2008.
First broadcast on 19 July 2008

Music played during the programme

Marxman: All About Eve
From the 1993 album: 33 Revolutions per Minute
(Talkin' Loud)

Michael Jackson: Thriller
From the 1982 album: Thriller

Omar: There's Nothing Like This
From his 1990 debut album: There's Nothing Like This
(Talkin' Loud)

Funkadelic: Uncle Jam
From the 1979 album: Uncle Jam Wants You
(Warner Bros)

Danielle De Niese and Bruno Lazzaretti: Vide Cor Meum
From the 2001 original soundtrack album: Hannibal

Noah and the Whale: 5 Years Time
From the 2008 albuum: Peaceful, the World Lays Me Down