Nights for Wednesday 31 July 2019
7:12 Sofa Session - Miss June
Auckland 4-piece, Miss June have recently signed to Frenchkiss Records in New York. Ahead of a their latest gigs in Wellington and Auckland, they join us in the Nights' studio for a Sofa Session.
7:30 At The Movies
On At The Movies, Simon Morris looks at films that make up in talent and enthusiasm what they may lack in budget. Films like dramas The Public and The Keeper, and women-led comedies Booksmart and indepndent Kiwi movie Births deaths and marriages.
8:10 Catch Up
We catch up with another Sofa Session musician, Akaroa Flautist Tamara Smith and her band Mundi who were on the sofa back in march.
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
Emily Thomas from the BBC's The Food Chain programme is joined by three top baristas in Dublin, Brazil and India to discuss the meteoric rise of the barista.
9:07 Book Reading - Plumb by Maurice Gee.
Part seven of Maurice Gee's novel "Plumb" read by Barry Empson - Controversy surrounds the Reverend George Plumb as he continues to carry his rationalist views despite the feelings they are arousing within the church's establishment.
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 Inside Out
Jazz After 11 and Nick Tipping goes for range on tonight's show, with tracks from Geri Allen, Snarky Puppy, Barney Kessell, and Maceo Parker.