Nights for Monday 31 March 2008

7pm News & Weather.

7.15pm Time Traveller

Ronald Mallett, Physicist, Connecticut, USA

8pm News & Weather

8:15 Windows on the World:

International public radio documentaries

8:45 Religion: US Presidents - Prof. Paul Morris

8:59 Conundrum: Clue 1

9pm News & Weather


RNZ News in-depth analysis of a topical issue

9:40 Sport- Joseph Romanos

9:59 Conundrum: Clue 2

10pm News & Weather

10:17 Late Edition

A review of the leading news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11pm News & Weather

11:06 Beale St Caravan

Taj Mahal came to fame back in the early sixties with a band formed with Ry Cooder called The Rising Sons. He's struck out on his own and has been making music ever since blending a multiplicity of derivative African styles, playing an assortment of musical instruments. He was in exuberant form when recorded performing at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.
In a city of singing legends, from Elvis Presley and Otis Redding to Al Green and Aretha Franklin, Memphis vocalist Susan Marshall proudly holds her own. She's lent her talents to the Afgan Wigs and Cat Power among others but she shines best with this group of Memphis pros at the Hi Tone Café in Memphis Tennessee.
Radio host and music historian Scott Dirks continues his series on Chicago Blues.