7:06 pm Friday Night Theme

Music and fun.

7:40 Flash

Includes NZ Society, The Vault, Asian Report and other interesting snippets.

8 pm News & Weather

8:06 Live: Miriam Clancy

Radio New Zealand recorded Miriam and her equally accomplished six-piece band, live in Auckland's Bacco Room for the launch of her album Magnetic.

8:40 Waikato Tramps On

John Wilson, Waikato Tramping Club member since 1963

Many adventures will be remembered over the 60th anniversary campfire this weekend.

8:50 Conundrum

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

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.

11 pm News & Weather

11:06 The Record Producers - Arif Mardin 2/6

Presenter Richard Allinson talks to the late great Arif Mardin about his work as arranger and producer with Aretha Franklin for Atlantic Records, producing the classic Dusty In Memphis album, rejuvenating the career of and defining the falsetto sound of the Bees Gees in the 1970s, through to nurturing new talent such as Norah Jones. (BBC)