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Out On The Patio: What’s Getting Amyl And The Sniffers Through Lockdown?

Amy and Gus from fast-rising local punk band Amyl and the Sniffers join Mon during Out On The Patio to chat about how such a high-energy band are coping with life in lockdown…

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The Mission: Karla Grant On How COVID Is Impacting On The Aboriginal Community At Wilcannia

Long-time host and producer of NITV's Living Black, Karla Grant visited the western NSW town of Wilcannia. She joins host of The Mission, Daniel James to describe how COVID is impacting…

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Breakfasters: Why John Safran Took On Big Tobacco

John Safran’s new book is Puff Piece: How Philip Morris set vaping alight (and burned down the English language). In this long-form interview, the award-winning writer, filmmaker and former Breakfaster explains what…

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Neon Sunset Pays Tribute To Ethiopian Jazz Legend Alemayehu Eshete

The world recently lost a music legend with the passing of Ethiopian jazz icon Alemayehu Eshete. Known as the Ethiopian James Brown or Elvis, Alemayehu will not only be missed by music lovers…

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Local And/Or General: Bad Bangs On Their Debut Album

Bad Bangs’ Shelby De Fazio joins Jas on Local And/Or General to chat about the band’s debut album, Character Building. Shelby discusses the recording process, and how the band grew from a…

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Radiotherapy: “Sharenting” And Children’s Rights

Nurse and bioethicist Elise Burn discusses her research on “sharenting” – parents sharing images, videos or news about their child on social media – and where children's rights stand in an online context…

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International Pop Underground: Saint Etienne’s Decaying Samples Summon Unreliable Memories

"We've always just done what we want to do. And we've been lucky that we've been able to," says Sarah Cracknell, the 54-year-old singer of English alt-pop icons Saint Etienne. "It's just always…


Eat It: Victor Liong Explains How To Make Perfect Dumplings

Victor Liong is the owner and head chef at Lee Ho Fook, a modern Chinese restaurant in Melbourne’s CBD. Eat It’s Cam Smith talks to Victor about the history of dumplings right…


Everyday People: Getting To Know Swoon

Host Vanessa Morris talks to Adam Leng, the Yugambeh-based artist behind solo shoegaze project Swoon. “The [debut] EP [Rainbirds] all revolved around a time when I was reconnecting to my Aboriginal…

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Represented: A special tribute to musician & producer Eimable Manirakiza

This past weekend, devastating news came through that 24 year old local musician and producer Eimable Manirakiza, aka OMNISH, has passed away.

During this week's Spotlight segment, presenter Bez Zewdie plays a selection…

Featured Mix: Represented x TINIKA

Featured Mix: Represented x TINIKA

TINIKA (she/her) is a QPOC DJ from Naarm, who's constantly balancing trying to not go from 0 to 100 in 0.3 seconds in her sets. TINIKA's mixes are diverse in genre ranging from…

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Off The Record: Vika And Linda Step Back Into The Spotlight

Vika and Linda Bull return to the stage and, of course, Off The Record to chat about it all. Their appropriately titled record The Wait comes after a close-to 20-year break between original…

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Uncommon Sense: Richard Denniss Explains All You Need To Know About The Doherty Modelling & Morrison's "Safe Plan"

Dr Richard Dennniss joins host Amy Mullins to explain the Doherty modelling in-depth and everything you need to know about it. Richard examines the Prime Minister's "safe plan" for opening up Australia, and…


Breakfasters: Vaccine Passports And Mandates With Lawyer Hugh de Kretser

The prospect of vaccine passports and vaccine mandates raises important questions about human rights and privacy. 

Executive Director of the Human Rights Law Centre, Hugh de Kretser, tells Breakfasters that from a human…

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The Good The Dub & The Global: Lee “Scratch” Perry Tribute

Systa BB pays tribute and honours the legacy of Lee “Scratch” Perry, who sadly passed away on 29th of August.

In this two-hour special Systa BB is joined by reggae and dub broadcasters…


Breakfasters: Barat Batoor On The Action For Afghanistan Campaign

Barat Batoor, an Afghan Walkley award-winning photojournalist, joins Daniel, Sarah and Bobby on Breakfasters to talk about the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre’s (ASRC) support for the ‘Action for Afghanistan’ campaign, which argues that…

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Mooncake Guest Mix: Jade Zoe's Mash-Up of Kpop Crushes

Naarm-based DJ and host of House Party on triple j, Jade Zoe joins Mooncake with her guest mix. Mashing up favourite songs from pop, house and rap and also including her kpop crushes…

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The Mission: Tati Tati Man Brendan Kennedy on the Importance of Cultural Flows in the Murray - Darling Basin

Tati Tati man Brendan Kennedy joins host of the Mission, Daniel James to talk about the federally funded National Cultural Flows Research Project. Now it's complete will the federal government support cultural flows…


The Grapevine: A Kids' Guide to Edible Weeds

Off the back of the enduring success of their Weed Forager’s Handbook, co-authors Adam Grubb and Annie Fraser-Rowland bring their inimitable knowledge of edible weeds and wild plants to children in their…


Respect The Rock: Way Shit Chat Second Album Shame

Tadpole catches up with Shelley from Way Shit to chat about their corker of a new album Shame. Having recorded it in September 2019 at Love Shack in Footscray, the band left…