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 hit the Friday kitchen at 10.10 with Chef Mike Van Warmelo. Do join us as usual with your questions and tips. After 11 we welcome back top US comedian Tom Cotter who's here once again headlining with the TakeOut Comedy Guys. At 11.40 author and prolific pop manager (of Wham, Japan, The Yardbirds, and many more) Simon Napier-Bell joins us to talk about books and the business. James Marsh reports live from Macau today, and the Asian Film Awards. That's after 12. (9:30am-1pm, ,email email@example.com )