Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm for Friday 1 April 2016

1:10 First Song

1:15 Growing Sirloin In The Lab - Professor Graeme Doole

Imagine getting rid of cows and growing your sirloin in the lab. That's one suggestion to mitigate the environmental damage caused by farming. Professor Graeme Doole is from the Department of Economics at the University of Waikato. He talks about the evolution of New Zealand's farming systems.

1:25 The Last Lunch - Gareth Stewart

He's putting a new spin, on the last meal served on the Titanic. Renowned chef Gareth Stewart, is penning up the menu for Auckland bar, Coley & Punch, next week. You'll probably know him as a judge from My Kitchen Rules.

1:35 Critter Of The Week - Nicola Toki

Nicola Toki is the Department of Conservation's Threatened Species Ambassador. And her Critter Of The Week is the tadpole shrimp.

1:40 Favourite Album

Spirit Bird by Xavier Rudd.

2:10 New Zealand Society

In the wake of their revival by Richard Nunns and Hirini Melbourne, the awareness of  Taonga Puoro, the traditional Māori musical instruments, continues to grow. Riki Bennett has been playing and promoting Taonga Puoro for more than a decade and as part of next weekend's Titirangi Festival of Music, he'll teach a workshop in Auckland on the instruments, their sound, construction and whakapapa. Justin Gregory met up with Riki at the Arataki Visitors Centre in Waitakere Regional Park to talk and to hear about the rise of Taonga Puoro.

2:20 NZ Live

The Andrew London Trio perform live in our Wellington studios.

3:10 Food, Wine, Movies and Music for your Weekend

Food - Julie Biuso shares her recipe for Pork Cutlets with Lychees.

Weekend Wine - Joelle Thomson introduces Jesse to some French wines.

Movie Review - Dr Richard Swainson is reviewing The Hunt For The Wilderpeople and Zootopia.

New Music - Zac Arnold from Music 101.

3:45 The Panel Pre-Show

What the world is talking about with Jesse Mulligan, Jim Mora and Julie Moffett.

Music played in this show

JESSE'S SONG:

ARTIST:         Thomas Oliver
TITLE:             If I Move To Mars
COMP:           Thomas Oliver
ALBUM:         Singe release           
LABEL:          Aston Road

FEATURE ALBUM:

ARTIST:    Xavier Rudd
TITLE:        Spirit Bird
COMP:    Xavier Rudd
ALBUM:    Spirit Bird
LABEL:    Universal

ARTIST:    Xavier Rudd
TITLE:        Follow The Sun
COMP:    Xavier Rudd
ALBUM:    Spirit Bird
LABEL:    Universal

ARTIST:    Xavier Rudd
TITLE:        Comfortable In My Skin
COMP:    Xavier Rudd
ALBUM:    Spirit Bird
LABEL:    Universal

NEW ZEALAND LIVE: The Andrew London Trio

ARTIST:    The Andrew London Trio
TITLE:        40 Winters
COMP:    Andrew London
ALBUM:    Let's Have Friends Around For Dinner
LIVE:        RNZ Wgtn

ARTIST:    The Andrew London Trio
TITLE:        Speed Up At The Overtaking Lane
COMP:    Andrew London
ALBUM:    Let's Have Friends Around For Dinner
LIVE:        RNZ Wgtn

ARTIST:    The Andrew London Trio
TITLE:        I've Never Been To Texas
COMP:    Andrew London
ALBUM:    Let's Have Friends Around For Dinner
LIVE:        RNZ Wgtn

ARTIST:    The Andrew London Trio

TITLE:        Play My Way Home
COMP:    Andrew London
ALBUM:    Let have Friends around For Dinner
LIVE :        RNZ Wgtn

MUSIC 101 PROMO TRACK

ARTIST:     Will Wood
TITLE:        Song: For The Old Man
COMP:    Will Would
ALBUM:    Magpie Brain and Other Stories
LABEL:    Lyttleton Records

THE PANEL: HALFTIME SONG

ARTIST:     Lorde
TITLE:        Everybody Wants To Rule The World
COMP:    Roland Orzabal, Ian Stanley, Chris Hughes
ALBUM:    The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
LABEL:    Mercury