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
Phil Whelan is off for the day, so James Ross in with a focus on music from Hong Kong to get us going. We've an exclusive play of two new tracks from The Sleeves, who've just been included on a new China Anthology of Punk. Keith Goodman will tell us more. After 10 we hear about a new music festival on Sunday 25th April called Live@ The Grounds HK which is supporting the new Musician's Foundation charity. Organisers Ed Bean and Michael Denmark will join us to tell us more, along with Paul Thompson from The Red Stripes who'll also be playing. After 10.30 our occasional columnist Neil Newman will be examining some alternatives to the much-discussed Lantau Tomorrow project. After 11 Sports and All with Danny Hicks, and a focus today on Football and F1. After 11.30 we look at the ever-growing Hong Kong Coffee Culture - writer Jen Paolini from Localiiz has been tracking how independent coffee shops are popping up literally everywhere! We round it all off with Marsh at the Movies, and today James looks at Seobok, Stray, Love & Monsters, and Night in Paradise. (9:30am-1pm, email firstname.lastname@example.org and Facebook)
Welcome to Wednesday on Morning Brew. Phil’s back today, so a big “thank you” to James and Peter for looking after you for the past few days. After 10.30 we invite you to find a full length mirror, a Chopstick, and your favourite Beethoven symphony, as composer and conductor Colin Touchin will be handing you the keys to the castle. Yes, today you become a conductor. After 11.30 Philippe Dova from RTL France will be with us. Today he has a musical tribute to the French singer Patrick Juvet, who died last week. And, after 12 we’re off to visit Chris Watts at his Motion Dynamics studio in Central. Join him on Facebook live for this week’s class.
(9:30am-1pm, email email@example.com and Facebook)