Friday, 09 August 2013 09:54

Homegrown: Hurricane Kids

This week on Homegrown we are talking with the Auckland band Hurricane Kids about their new single, their current EP and what’s up in the world of Hurricane Kids.


Made with the help of NZ On Air, it’s Homegrown, Friday Nights at 11 on Life FM.

Published in Homegrown
Friday, 03 May 2013 18:51


animated album evil 01-01

The Animated EP project took place over NZ Music Month. Saskia and I asked a whole bunch of kiwi musicians for their covers of songs from Animated movies.

Here is the final album, available to stream. A huge thanks to everyone involved!! 


Track 1) Hurricane Kids: A Whole New World from Aladdin

Track 2) Strahan: Kiss The Girl from The Little Mermaid

Track 3) Luke Parker: Can You Feel The Love Tonight from The Lion King

Track 4) Hayden Donnell: Robin Hood & Little John from Robin Hood

Track 5) Edwin Derricutt: Hakuna Matata from The Lion King

Track 6) Dusky Doves, Ben from Mali Mali & Alice from Farah Loux: So this is Love from Cinderella

Track 7) Julia Grace: When You Wish Upon A Star from Pinocchio

Track 8) Lydia Cole: Mother Earth Father Time from Charlottes Web

Track 9) Massad: You'll be In My Heart from Tarzan

Track 10) The Latest Fallout: Can't Wait To Be King from The Lion King

Track 11) Asher: Arabian Nights from Aladdin

Track 12) The Morning Wake Up: Disney Medley


Published in Afternoons
Tuesday, 05 February 2013 13:56

Superhero Window Cleaners

This warms my heart so much.  These are window cleaners at a children's hospital. Nawww the best!


Published in Day Show
Monday, 05 November 2012 14:49

Eat your kids' candy prank

I want children like the last 3 on this video!

Published in Morning Wake-Up
Thursday, 12 July 2012 01:00

6 Flips into the Water

"6 flips off a kids swing...Why Not!" If he were in the Olympics this wouldn't be a flash score because we all know it's about sticking the landing...

Published in Morning Wake-Up
Thursday, 24 May 2012 09:42

Young People Leaving Church?

David Kinnaman is president of the Barna Group. He is the author of a book called ‘You Lost Me: Why Young Christians are Leaving Church and Rethinking Church’. George asked him if there was one easily identifiable reason why people walk away from church.

Listen below to hear his response.

Dr Kara Powell is the Executive Director of the Fuller Youth Institute. She is the author of several books including ‘Sticky Faith’, ‘Deep Ministry in a Shallow World’ and ‘Help! I’m a Woman in Youth Ministry’. George asked her if people are giving up on their faith, or just the church.

Listen below for her response.

The Forum - Callers shared their thoughts on the topic and even shared some personal experiences.

Listen below for the audio.

Published in The Forum