Nights for Friday 19 October 2018
Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world. Marilyn Monroe
If there are kids who want to follow in my footsteps, I'd say that my shoes are too big for them to fill! But their shoe size is just perfect. Queen Latifah
It's mind-altering when you slip into someone else's shoes. That's psychedelic, man. Bryan Cranston
I still have my feet on the ground, I just wear better shoes. Oprah Winfrey
8:10 Something for The Weekend
Excitement is building ahead of the Australian and Tongan rugby league test this weekend. RNZ Pacific's Koro Vaka'uta is in the thick of the action.
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 Friday Night Live
For this Friday Night Live we go back to July 1998 and Strawpeople performing unique acoustic re-arrangements of their songs in RNZ's Helen Young Studio.
The performers are singer Fiona McDonald, composer / pianist Victoria Kelly, and members of the Auckland Philharmonia.
9:07 Country Life
A young woman teaching kids about what happens in the primary industry through virtual reality; Brexit, and how it might cut into our red meat exports to Europe; the trouble with glyphosate.
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
Six60 are the first New Zealand band in history to headline Western Springs, selling out the whopping 50,000-capacity venue four months before their February 2019 show.