7:06 Sonic Tonic

8 pm News and Weather

8:06 You, Me... Now!

An omnibus version of the second season of drama production You, Me... Now!

8:35 Music feature - The Clean live at the Kings Arms

A live session featuring some of the band's best-loved songs

9 pm News and Weather

9:06 Country Life

Rural news and features.

10 pm News and 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 and Weather

11:06 Friday Finale - Leonard Cohen - Old Ideas for New Friends Radio Special

Leonard Cohen and current artists inspired by him tell stories about his influential life and work, intertwined with music from his 2012 album of new songs, Old Ideas.

In the programme Leonard Cohen shares insights into how he finds the imagery used in his songs and the way the songs are produced.

The host is Rita Houston who also hosted the New York event at Joe’s Pub. Other musicians interviewed throughout the show are Rhett Miller (Old 97s), Nicole Atkins, and members of New Pornographers, Cults, Cold War Kids, Deerhunter, Atlas Sound and the Mountain Goats.

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