Nights for Friday 26 November 2010
7:06 Friday Night Theme
7:40 NZ Society
8 pm News and Weather
John Metcalfe is a New Zealander with an impressive career as a musician, composer and arranger in the United Kingdom.
8:40 Voting From Prison
Geoff Dobson, deputy director, Prison Reform Trust
After 140 years, British prisoners will be allowed to vote in the next general elections.
The answer and the winner's chosen song.
9 pm News and Weather
9:06 Country Life
Rural news and features.
10 pm News and Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11 pm News and Weather
11:06 Classic Concerts
Richard and Linda Thompson in Concert 1975
Former husband and wife Richard and Linda Thompson in the prime of their musical partnership, recorded during a UK tour promoting their Sufi influenced album "Pour Down Like Silver" and backed by Dave Pegg on bass, Dave Mattacks on drums and accordionist John Kirkpatrick. The recording highlights the intensity of the vocals, both solo and in harmony, of Richard and Linda as well as Thompson fiery guitar work. Hear why this grouping has been called the best folk rock line-up of all time. (Universal)