Nights for Tuesday 2 April 2019
7:12 Astronomy with Alan Gilmore
Resident Astronomer Alan Gilmore joins Bryan to discuss scientist's latest discovery, an extraordinary snapshot of the fallout from the asteroid impact that wiped out our reptilian friends 66 millions years ago.
7:30 Song Crush
Pop prodigy Billie Eilish's long awaited debut LP is out, and who better to give it a first listen than a group of 11-13 year olds? Plus Kirsten Johnstone, Yadana Saw, and Elliott Childs have new music from Flume, Lafawndah, SOAK and Mdou Moctar.
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
Catherine Carr talks to people on the move in London. From the American who left her young children on the other side of the Atlantic, and the Russian buying Soviet propaganda posters at a tube station, to a 'born and bred' Londoner who protests that "we all voted out, we should be out". With the original date for Brexit just days away, we find out what is really on people's minds.
9:07 BANG! - Special Edition
Usually Bryan would hit play on Melody Thomas' sex, sexuality serires BANG! but tonight you can expect something a little different. Melody joins Bryan along with sex therapist Nic Beets and his daughter, who has just completed her sociology degree minoring in sexuality and gender, Lena.
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,