Afternoons

Friday 27 March 2015, with Simon Mercep

Coming up

3:10 pm Monday 30 March: The Mathematics of Love

mathematics of loveChemistry may not be as important as math when it comes to finding love according to Dr Hannah Fry. She builds computer models that predict how people will behave and says she has found an equation for finding love, buying a house or even hiring an employee. She does the numbers in her new book, The Mathematics of Love.

 

 

 

 

 

Audio from Friday 27 March 2015

Not all audio is available due to copyright restrictions.

  • Your Song - Beat a Drum ( 13′ 23″ )

    13:08 Sally Law from Auckland has chosen "Beat a Drum" by REM .

  • NZ Live - Greg Johnson ( 38′ 45″ )

    13:20 Greg Johnson performs live in our Auckland studios.

  • Gallipoli for children - Glyn Harper ( 10′ 21″ )

    14:10 War historian, Prof Glyn Harper, has written a childrens book about Gallipoli - using the character of Anzac the Donkey to portray the realities of war in a way children can relate to.

  • New Zealand’s darkest day in test cricket ( 13′ 13″ )

    14:20 Archived audio courtesy of The New Zealand Archive of Film, Television and Sound - Contains commentary of New Zealand's first-ever cricket test victory: against the West Indies in Auckland on 13 March 1956. A short interview is heard with John Reid, the New Zealand captain, at Eden Park after the test.

  • New Zealand’s ‘darkest day’ in test cricket - extended version ( 43′ 49″ )

    14:21 Archived audio courtesy of The New Zealand Archive of Film, Television and Sound - Contains commentary of New Zealand's first-ever cricket test victory: against the West Indies in Auckland on 13 March 1956. A short interview is heard with John Reid, the New Zealand captain, at Eden Park after the test.

  • Feature album - Give Me The Night ( 13′ 09″ )

    14:45 George Benson's only record with legendary producer Quincey Jones; "Give me the Night" is the feature album today and Jone's fingerprints are all over it, as are those of his regular team, including songwriter Rod Templeton and engineer Bruce Swedien.

  • Fresh Fast Food with Phillip Kraal ( 10′ 08″ )

    15:10 Phillip Kraal has a recipe for Barbequed Warehou with Wasabi Sake Butter.

  • Wine with Belinda Jackson ( 10′ 38″ )

    15:20 Penfolds Koonunga Hill Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 $15. Stoneleigh Latitude Marlborough Pinot Gris 2014 $22. No.1 Family Estate Cuvee No.1 $30 - $35

  • Film review with Sarah McMullan ( 9′ 33″ )

    15:30 Sarah McMullan reviews three movies that screen in New Zealand cinemas this weekend: X+Y, Cinderella and Infinitely Polar Bear.

  • The Panel pre-show for 27 March 2015 ( 14′ 09″ )

    15:45 Your feedback, and a preview of the guests and topics on The Panel.

1:10 Your Song

"Beat a Drum" by REM.  Chosen by Sally Law 

1:20 NZ Live - Greg Johnson

Greg Johnson performs live in our Auckland studios

2:10 Gallipoli for children - Glyn Harper

War historian, Prof Glyn Harper, has written a childrens book about Gallipoli - using the character of Anzac the Donkey to portray the realities of war in a way children can relate to

2:20 Eyewitness - Lisa Thompson

Lisa Thompson talks to John R Reid, who reflects on New Zealand's worst ever day of cricket and how he went on to become one of New Zealand's greatest all-rounders

2:30 NZ Reading - Double Happiness

Joe Bennett looks at false reasoning in television advertisements, religion and popular branding including the most successful brand of all - Coca-Cola

2:45 Feature album

Give Me The Night by George Benson

3:10 Food, Wine and Movies

Fresh Fast Food - Phillip Kraal has a recipe for Barbequed Warehou with Wasabi Sake Butter   

Weekend Wine - Belinda Jackson.  Penfolds Koonunga Hill Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon 2011 $15.  Stoneleigh Latitude Marlborough Pinot Gris 2014 $22.  No.1 Family Estate Cuvee No.1 $30 - $35

Movie Review - Sarah McMullan reviews four movies that screen in New Zealand cinemas this weekend: X+Y, Cinderella, Infinitely Polar Bear and Shaun The Sheep

3:45 The Panel Pre-Show

With Jim Mora, Julie Moffett, Susan Hornsby-Geluk and Finlay MacDonald

 

MUSIC DETAILS

 

AFTERNOONS/PANEL WITH SIMON MERCEP AND JIM MORA

Friday 27 March

YOUR SONG:

ARTIST: REM   
TITLE:  Beat A Drum
COMP: Buck, Mills, Stipe
ALBUM:  Reveal
LABEL: WARNER    247946

FEATURE ALBUM:

ARTIST:  George Benson
TITLE:   Give Me The Night
COMP:  Temperton
ALBUM: Give Me The Night
LABEL: WARNER    983659

ARTIST:  George Benson
TITLE:   Love Times Love
COMP:  Temperton
ALBUM: Give Me The Night
LABEL: WARNER    983659

ARTIST:  George Benson
TITLE:   Dinorah Dinorah
COMP:  Lins, Martins
ALBUM: Give Me The Night
LABEL: WARNER    983659

PANEL HALF TIME:

ARTIST: Billy Joel
TITLE:   Scenes From An Italian Restaurant
COMP:  Joel
ALBUM: The Stranger
LABEL: CBS    434987