Speed of Sound

7:07 Sonic Tonic Photo: Wikipedia

7:45 The Why Factor
How the Rest of the World Sees America. Mike Williams asks what the rest of the world thinks of the United States, one of the most recognisable nations on the planet in the second part of a two part series. In the first part he covered the inside view - Americans looking at themselves.

Country Life -Cosmo Kentish-Barnes &  Ian Smith

9:07 Country Life  Photo: Supplied

10:17 Late Edition
A round up of today's RNZ News and feature interviews as well as Date Line Pacific from RNZ International

11:07 The Friday Finale
David Bowie - Part 6: Flickering On and Off the Radar Years. David Bowie has been an innovator in popular music since the late 1960's, in this six part series presenter George Kay look's at Bowie's career and music.  In the final episode of this series presenter George Kay focuses on Bowie's career from the early 1980's through to 2004.


Music played in this show

Sonic Tonic playlist - Friday 6 May, 2016

ARTIST:         Simple Minds
TITLE:            Speed Your Love to Me     

ARTIST:         Straight Jacket Fits
TITLE:            She speeds 

ARTIST:         Daniel Johnston
TITLE:            Speeding Motorcycle

ARTIST:         Focus
TITLE:            Hocus Pocus

ARTIST:         Cake
TITLE:            The Distance

ARTIST:         Blackalicious
TITLE:            Alphabet Aerobics 

ARTIST:         Eagles
TITLE:            Life in the Fast Lane