Nights for Friday 7 May 2010
7:06 pm Friday Night Theme
Music and fun.
8 pm News & Weather
A collaboration between friends, an Auckland super group, a bit of fun. This is Liam Finn with friends Eliza-Jane (E.J.) Barnes, Connan Mockasin, James Milne (Lawrence Arabia), Seamus Ebbs (drums) and Jol Mulholland (bass); Recorded by Radio New Zealand Live at The Power Station in Auckland, August 2009. On the night the band played a set from each songwriter.
Maxine Fleming, mother of Bella, and Pamela Fleming, broadcaster and grandmother
Mature women leap into a freezing cold pool to raise money for New Zealand kids with heart conditions.
The answer and the winner's chosen song.
9 pm News & Weather
9:06 Country Life
Rural news and features.
10 pm News & Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11 pm News & Weather
11:06 The Record Producers - Trevor Horn 1/6
Producer Steve Levine demonstrates how Trevor Horn's formative and innovative use of digital technology, notably the TR808 electronic drum machine, the lexicon reverb and the Fairlight CMI (Computer Musical Instrument) - the first polyphonic digital sampling synthesizer, shaped the 80's hits records of ABC, Malcolm McLaren, Grace Jones and the iconic Frankie Goes to Hollywood. (BBC)