7:12 Fiddling and Squeezing

The Wellington Sea Shanty Society are live in the studio this evening with some songs and some chat.

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Details of their kickstarter campaign here.

7:35 Upbeat

Former Cantabrians Simon O'Neill and Teddy Tahu Rhodes are singing together for the first time in twenty years for a season of Tosca in Christchurch.

Teddy Tahu Rhodes in Tosca

Teddy Tahu Rhodes in Tosca Photo: Supplied

Another former Cantabrian, David Morriss, spoke with them a couple of days ago.


8:10 Night Mail

To get in touch, email nights@radionz.co.nz , you can text us from your mobile on 2101 or you can find us on Facebook.

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8:15 Dateline Pacific

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RNZ Pacific's daily current affairs programme covering the major Pacific stories of the week, with background and reaction from the people making the news.

8:30 Window on the World

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From the BBC World Service the final programme in the series "Her Story Made History" where Lyse Doucet  talks to a series of remarkable women from across the globe about the relationship between women and democracy.

In this programme we are in Liberia to talk with former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf who was the first elected female head of state in Africa.

9:10 Nights Sport

Dana Johansen to talk all things sport - including the new pay deal for the Black Ferns.

World Cup winning Black Ferns arrive home to first class welcome: RNZ Checkpoint

World Cup winning Black Ferns arrive home to first class welcome: RNZ Checkpoint Photo: RNZ / YouTube

9:30 Insight

This week, Lynn Freeman explores whether New Zealand has lessons for another small, scenic, tourist destination, Iceland.

Gulfoss Waterfall a large, wide waterfall

Gulfoss Waterfall, one of the most popular attractons in Iceland Photo: RNZ Insight/Lynn Freeman

10:17 Lately

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Lately with Karyn Hay is a late night radio show on RNZ National, with an eye on live events, an ear for music, a great sense of humour and a genuine interest in people and their stories.

11:07 Nashville Babylon

Every Monday on Nashville Babylon Mark Rogers presents the very best in alt.country, Americana and soul and blues. On this week's show Mark spins discs from The Bads, Margo Price, Jesse Winchester and Roy & Millie.

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