Nights for Wednesday 5 February 2014
7:10 Nature Nurse
There's a worldwide revival in wild crafting. Natural healer Jess Smith gives examples of how people can forage and lead healthy lives both in rural and urban environments.
People, places and events in New Zealand.
8:20 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 Ambassador - Jamaican Music
Placing the needle on the one drop of riddim, rocksteady, ska and roots and culture with deejay and toaster Miles Buckingha, on the eve of the anniversary of what would have been Bob Marley's 69th birthday.
9:06 The Wednesday Drama
Ground by Fiona Farrell (RNZ)
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 Jazz-O-Rama - Hawaiian Jazz Luau
Hawaii's musical contributions to the music of the United States are out of proportion to the state's small size. Styles like slack-key guitar are well-known worldwide, while Hawaiian-tinged music is a frequent part of Hollywood soundtracks. Hawaii also made a major contribution to country music with the introduction of the steel guitar (PRX)