Nights for Monday 13 July 2020
7:12 Is it Time To Revive The Radio Play?
Nathan Joe is an award-winning Chinese-Kiwi playwright and performance poet. He joins us to sing the praises of what he regards is a unfairly neglected and under-appreciated artform, the Radio Play.
7:35 The Sampler
This week in The Sampler Nick Bollinger reviews a sophomore album of power pop from The Beths; blues and boogie from North Georgia sisters Larkin Poe; and a surprisingly vocal set from the usually instrumental trio Khruangbin.
8:05 Song for The Road - Diamond Harbour Ferry
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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
Unmapped World - The BBC's Katie Prescott explores the importance of maps and the problems faced by unmapped areas.
9:10 Nights Sport
RNZ Pacific's Vinnie Wylie is our sportscaster tonight.
9:30 Nights Gone By - Football in The River
We're going way back to August 2010 and an interview about a game of football where you're guaranteed to get your socks wet.
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 Nashville Babylon
On this week's Nashville Babylon Mark has a blues extravaganza courtesy of John Lee Hooker and Canned Heat, a track from Giant Sand's recently reissued classic album Ramp, a Genesis cover by Red House Painters plus more from Bob Dylan's latest.