Weekday programme Morning Brew is a chat and music show. Hosted by Phil Whelan, guests include regular contributors and drop-ins, who span topics from earnest current affairs to cookery to the arts.
Catch it live:
Monday to Friday 9.30am - 1pm
Good morning! Welcome to a new week on Morning Brew. At 10:10, we'll receive our weekly dose of rugby news from Robbie McRobbie. After that, our New York correspondent Tracy Quan will take us to the Cooper-Hewitt Museum at the Smithsonian, plus we've got book club and other assorted bits as well from the Big Apple. After 11:30, we're gonna meet bilingual actor, singer, and composer Micah Sandt, who's starring in "The Bonn Man" this Saturday, with the City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong. It's the story of Beethoven's battle with deafness, as told by his right-hand man, Ferdinand Ries. After 12, we'll chat with Neil Runcieman, who's joining us live from Ho Chi Minh City.
Today on Morning Brew we welcome back Chef Big Bad Mike Van Warmelo for our Friday food bit at 10.10. At 11.10 it's Forks and Wheels with Julia Mason, who's just arrived in Hong Kong after spending a year and 16,000km cycling from the UK, collecting recipes from all sorts of different countries along the way. After 11.30 we meet author James Tam, who's latest novel Man's Last Song speculates about a Hong Kong in the year 2090. It's off to the movies after 12 with James Marsh. today it's Michael Bay's "13 Hours", Dakota Johnson and Rebel Wilson in "How To Be Single", and "Crouching Tiger hidden Dragon 2". (9:30am-1pm, ,email firstname.lastname@example.org )