Nights for Friday 4 July 2014
7:06 Sonic Tonic
8:10 Me Kōrero - Free Trade with the US of A
What are the benefits of New Zealand securing a free trade deal with the United States? With Waipukurau farmer Mike Petersen, our newly-appointed agricultural trade envoy..
8:25 Music Feature
Robert Christgau- An Appointment with the Dean
Robert Christgau – self-proclaimed Dean Of American Rock Critics – stopped his Consumer Guide last year, almost 45 years after he began. Nick Bollinger talks to Robert Christgau about modern pop, good writing and the changing role of the rock critic in the internet age.
9:06 Country Life
Rural news and features.
10:17 Late Edition
11:06 WOMAD 2014 Live
Tonight we begin new series of live performances from artists at the Womad Festival held in New Plymouth in March this year.
In this programme we feature recordings and from and interviews with Aotearoa’s own Moana and The Tribe, and upcoming African roots band Mokoomba from Zimbabwe.
(1 of 13, RNZ)