Nights for Tuesday 30 June 2020
7:12 The Political Economy of Covid-19
Bryan Roper, our Marxist economist join us to dissect the political economy of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Lockdown, and the ensuing global economic crisis.
7:30 Song Crush
In place of Song Crush tonight, we have another chance to listen to an interview from February 2019 when Australian musician Julia Jacklin toured NZ just prior to the release of her second album Crushing, which went on earn rave reviews. She visited RNZ to chat with Tony Stamp, and perform two songs.
Song Crush will be back next week.
8:10 Bedtime Stories
We delve into the RNZ storytime website to bring you a little bedtime story every Tuesday just after 8.
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
Billions of desert locusts are swarming across East Africa - destroying crops and threatening livelihoods. It's a race against time to prevent a plague.
9:07 After The Virus
After the Virus is the podcast and video series hosted by Guyon Espiner, about life after the pandemic. Today, he's talking about the economy; will it ever be the same? Should it be?
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
On Worlds of Music, Trevor Reekie features an interview with Andrew Cronshaw, a prolific British multi-instrumentalist who's instrument of choice is the 74-stringed electrified chord Zither.
Since the early 1970s Cronshaw has assembled a back catalogue of 9 solo albums as well as 2 albums with a band he formed in Finland called Sans that includes Armenian duduk player Tigran Aleksanyan, and Australian born reeds player and multi-instrumentalist Ian Blake…. Together they make serene, often beguiling music.