Nights for Thursday 11 July 2019
7:12 Cultural Ambassador - New Zealand Hip-Hop.
You'll have heard him on Song Crush, but making his Nights debut as our cultural ambassador for NZ Hip-Hop, Brad Warrington joins us in the studio.
7:35 New Horizons
In New Horizons, William Dart makes good for some of the tracks that he regrettably had to leave out of previous programmes this year. You'll hear a kooky Doris Day tribute, a Menotti opera aria; we'll take a visit to Julia Holter's Aviary and remember the great Dr John, whom we lost only a month ago.
8:10 Seed Pods
Richard Scott of The Podcast Hour introduces is to 'This Sounds Serious' is a true crime parody - and tonight, a hostage crisis that will actually make you laugh.
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
The Foodchain explores the explosion in vegetarian burgers and sausages and whether they belong in the meat aisle of your supermarket.
9:07 Our Changing World
This week on Our Changing World, what insights can children's drawings give us, and deadly tales from the sweet-tasting but deadly chemical element, lead.
9:30 Overseas Correspondent - UK
Another Nights debut. Sharan Dhaliwal, Editor in Chief of Burnt Roti Magazine, a London based publication that aims to promote South Asian heritage and talent, joins us with her take on the news from Britain.
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 Music 101 pocket edition
On this week's Pocket Edition Stan Walker tells us about his new single, Milan Borich talks us through the reformation of Pluto, and we meet kiwi teen pop muso Benee.