Nights for Wednesday 8 February 2012
7:10 Brass Bands Of Britain
The history and importance of brass band culture within the United Kingdom with Brass Herald editor Philip Biggs (in light of New Zealand potentially losing seven military bands and the recent negative press received by the Mineworkers' Open National Brass Band Festival).
People, places and events in New Zealand.
8:00 News & Weather
8:15 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.
8:40 Arts: Gamers
Joystick ninja Matt Maguire rescues princesses and saves the Earth countless times in many levels of gaming platforms... the many ways to play – gaming hardware.
9:00 News & Weather
9:06 The Wednesday Drama: Player One. What is to Become of Us by Douglas Coupland. (Part 3 of 5, CBC)
CBC Massey lectures 2010 Hour Three: God's Little Dumpsters
10:00 News & Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11:00 News & Weather
Bringing vinyl archives back to the foreground, and celebrating the work of jazz pioneers from throughout the eras.