Nights for Tuesday 5 February 2019
7:12 Managing the Inevitable.
There is quite a lot of noise at the moment predicting a financial crash. The noise tends to get magnified because it makes good media headlines. Should we take it seriously? Our friendly economist, Brian Easton joins us once again.
7:30 Song Crush
Kirsten Johnstone and more selectors from RNZ Music crew showcase some new music you should hear in Song Crush - this week featuring heritage ska group The Specials, soul crooner James Blake and Australian singer-songwriter Julia Jacklin
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
In the final of the series Solving Alzheimers - - how best to live and die with dementia and the difficult choices people have to make.
9:07 Tuesday Feature
Aleksander Kulisiewicz was blessed with a photographic memory and a talent for music. During the six years he spent in Sachsenhausen Nazi Concentration Camp, fellow prisoners, many of whom knew they were to be killed, would ask him to remember their songs. And it became his life's mission, remembering and preserving for history, their songs of resistance and defiance, songs of love and home, songs that captured the brutality of life and death in the camps. In the Documentary 'Songs from the Depths of Hell ' Oral historian Alan Dein explores the life and musical legacy of Aleksander Kulisiewicz .
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 Worlds of Music
Trevor Reekie hosts a weekly music programme celebrating an eclectic mix of 'world' music, fusion and folk roots. Tonight, a repeat of a popular interview conducted in June 2018 with musician, audio engineer and producer, Steve Garden who in 1990 was one of the founders of the Auckland based record label: Rattle Records. The Rattle catalogue includes an extensive mix of jazz, acoustic fusion, improvised music, Te Reo and classical albums all from Aotearoa that is unapologetically art focused and culturally significant.