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Nights

Unfurling fresh ideas and sounds along with the best radio documentaries and features from here and overseas.

Monday - Friday, 7:00pm - 12:00am (midnight)

Friday 24 February 2017

7:07 Sonic Tonic

Music with magic and mischief spun into an surreal sensation of mayhem and maybe magnificence.

This week we're on the theme of 'High country' 

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Photo: 123 RF

8:12 Nights' Sport/event


8:30 Spotlight 

American rock musician, recording artist, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Nils Lofgren is currently performing with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band (including 2 shows in New Zealand).

9:07 Country Life 

Tonight the Country Life team meets a vet who hails from a farm in the Scottish Hebrides It's a place where farmers receive a goose payment - it compensates them for putting up with the tens of thousands of geese that descend each year from Greenland and proceed to eat all the grass.

10:17 Late Edition

A roundup of today's RNZ News and feature interviews as well as Date Line Pacific from RNZ International.

11:07 The Mixtape

It's only seven weeks into 2017, but there's already been some great new music been released . The RNZ Music team convenes to talk about their favourites, and the zeitgeist of 2017 - protest songs.

That's the Mixtape Friday Nights…after the news at 11.