Nights for Monday 11 June 2018
7:12 Kiwi Country
Nelson country music promoter and artist, Aly Cook joins us to take a look at a new collection of country music from New Zealand. 'Best Kept Kiwi Secrets' is currently sitting at #3 in the compilation album charts.
The violinist Amalia Hall is one of the most exciting young New Zealand Classical Musicians around at the moment and is already forging an international career - when she's not leading Orchestra Wellington.
In the past month she's been performing in Uzbeckestan Capital of Tashkent, as well as Mexico.
She was back in Wellington over the weekend, as soloist with the orchestra - performing Bartok's violin concerto - one of the toughest in the business.
Before the gig, Amalia spoke with Eva Radich.
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 Window on the World
Dan Saladino meets the mastermind behind one of biggest bread research projects ever undertaken. Nathan Myhrvold spent four years researching, baking and collaborating with leading industry professionals to write Modernist Bread - a five-volume, global exploration of this great staple.
9:10 Nights Sport
Dana Johanssen joins us again - this week we're taling Football Ferns and defensive stye, The All Blacks win on Saturday and Cycling NZ doing some housework.
This week on Insight, with gang membership appearing to be increasing, what options are ahead for dealing with NZ's gangs?
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. This week he plays cosmic country from Gram Parsons, Americana from Richmond Fontaine, spins a new track from Joshua Hedley and goes back in time with Grand Drive's debut single from 1998.