Nights for Monday 20 April 2020
7:12 Community Gardens and Food Security
Ginny Webb has just completed her PHd studying community gardens. Are they answer to food insecurity and social isolation we think they are?
7:35 The Sampler
Nick Bollinger discusses the lockdown disco of dance pop icon Dua Lipa; a credible comeback from New York City rockers the Strokes; and the travellers’ tales of solitary guitarist M. Ward.
8:05 Song for The Road - Mitch Mullooly
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
8:15 Dateline Pacific
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
Chile: An education for all
Students and teachers in Chile demand an end to inequality in education. The system is unfair they say and they want change.
9:10 Nights Sport - Rikki Swannell
Rickki Swannell makes her debut as our Nights Sportscaster.
9:30 Nights Gone By
We take another look into the Nights vaults.
- 10:30 Walking Local
Andy Smith from Living Street Aotearo is here to talk about the hastag #walkingfromhome
- 10:40 Cultural Resilience in Lockdown
Hana Halalele a Waitaki District Councillor based in Oamaru joins us to talk about cultural resistance.
11:07 Nashville Babylon
After 11 on Nashville Babylon Mark Rogers treats us to a Southern Soul special as he spins tunes from some of the true legends of the genre including Otis Redding, Aretha Franklin, Al Green and Dan Penn.