Nights for Wednesday 27 August 2014
7:10 Little Luxembourg
'Dr Digital' a.k.a Jules Older on how Luxembourg has not let it's relative smallness be a disadvantage in becoming a successful nation (and what New Zealand could learn from this).
People, places and events in New Zealand.
8:10 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 - Video Games
Joystick ninja and GamePlanet editor Matt Maguire solves the riddles, beats the bad guys and saves the Earth countless times on a myriad of gaming platforms. The music that makes the games even more exciting.
9:06 The Wednesday Drama - New Zealand Lamb by Angie Farrow
A comic fantasy set on Suffrage Day – which is also Grace Price’s birthday and wedding day. An hour or so before she is due to leave for the church, Grace and her mother discover that the father of the bride is missing and they need to find him. One of the programmes for which The Late Ian Gordon received a New Zealand Radio award for his technical production.
10:00 Late Edition
11:06 Night Lights Classic Jazz
Jazz Women of the 1960s (6 of 13, WFIU)
Music played in this show
Artist: Patti Smith
Artist: James Hunter
Album: Minute by Minute
Artist: Kate Busey
Song: The Village Green Preservation Society
Album: Awkward Annie