Nights for Friday 23 March 2018
7:07 Sonic Tonic - World Meteorology Day
In the Spring, I have counted 136 different kinds of weather inside of 24 hours. Mark Twain
Conversation about the weather is the last refuge of the unimaginative. Oscar Wilde
I'm leaving because the weather is too good. I hate London when it's not raining. Groucho Marx
A change in the weather is sufficient to recreate the world and ourselves. Marcel Proust
8:10 Night Mail
8:15 Dateline Pacific
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 Something for the Weekend
Ahead of Cuba Dupa this weekend in Wellington, The Lemon Bucket Orkestra are in the studio for some songs and some chat.
9:07 Country Life
Country life joins a group of women with breast cancer as they enjoy the tranquillity of the country-side and, under the guidance of expert trout fishing 'buddies', flick a fly out into the river .
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 The Mixtape
For the latest series of The Mixtape, RNZ Music invites guests to compile a C60 of local sounds, and talk us through their selections.
Tina Cross started her career as a teenager on song and dance Television shows in the 70s. At 59, she's a songwriter, an ambassador for Women's refuge, and she runs workshops in prisons. She chooses some of her own songs alongside others that she's sung throughout her career for The Mixtape.