Nights for Monday 30 March 2020
7:12 Reopening Urban Streams
We're joined by Tiffany Palmer a civil engineer who has been investigating the benefits of reopening our urban streams.
7:35 The Sampler
Nick Bollinger discusses the dancehall-hip-hop fusion of Nigerian singer Burna Boy; an art-song cycle from former teenage cowpunk Maria McKee; and the twang and attitude of Nashville supergroup The Highwomen.
8:10 Song for The Road - Mark Garner
We're talking to some night time drivers about the music that keeps them trucking.
If you're on the road in the dark and there's a particular piece of music you'd like to share with us, drop us a line at email@example.com
RNZ Pacific have temporarily suspended Dateline Pacific in it regular format so that they can concentrate their efforts on broadcasting to the Pacific. In the meantime, each weeknight we'll chat to one of their reporters for a daily update. Tonight Bryan Crump talks to Jamie Tahana
8:30 Window on the World
Saying no to dating is part of a growing ultraconservative social movement in Indonesia being spread through Instagram and WhatsApp.
9:10 Nights Sport
Tonight's sportscaster is Zoe George from Stuff. She looks back on some of her favourite sporting moments.
9:30 Nights Gone By
Bryan has a round-up of the day's news and events.
- Epidemiologist Dr Michael Baker puts the latest COVID-19 numbers into context and tells us a little about how he's coping at home.
- Darren Watson - sings the blues down the phone
11:07 Nashville Babylon
On tonight's show Mark has tracks from Tennessee rocker Sonny George and soul man Tyrone Davis. There's also a collaboration between Boz Scaggs and Duane Allman plus more from Texas troubadour Terry Allen's critically acclaimed new album.