Nights for Friday 1 October 2010
7:06 Friday Night Theme
Justin Gregory takes the Forgotten World Highway to stay at an historic hotel, rediscover a lost civilisation, talk about the past, present and future and join the locals for a drink or two as they celebrate all things Taranaki.
8 pm News and Weather
Wayne Roland Brown shares stories from his years in the music business, his explorations into world music and his time on the opal fields.
8:40 Hells Bells
Tim Fisher, curator, Powerhouse Museum
The answer and the winner's chosen song.
9 pm News and Weather
9:06 Country Life
Rural news and features.
10 pm News and Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11 pm News and Weather
11:06 Classic Concerts
Phoebe Snow - Live. This is a 2008 live recording from the iconic singer and writer of the classic 1970s hits 'Poetry Man' and Harpo's Blues. A vocalist's vocalist whose stature rivals those of contemporaries Linda Ronstadt and Carole King and in the tradition of the late Sara Vaughan. The New York Times described her as a contralto grounded in a bluesy growl and capable of sweeping over four octaves Snow recorded this set of classics, standards and originals live at the intimate 250-seat Bearsville Theatre in Woodstock, New York (Verve)