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The Beths perform their Christmas song

12 Dec 2018

Auckland Band, The Beths have been named by U.S. music mag Paste as the best new act of 2018. They join us in studio to perform their recently released Christmas song, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, in which all the sale profits go to the Girl's Rock Camp foundation. Video, Audio

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12:04 AM. All Night Programme

Including: 12:05 Music after Midnight (RNZ); 12:30 Laugh Track (RNZ)1:05 From The World (BBC); 1.45 Sort Story Club (RNZ) 2:05 NZ Live  -Yurt Party (RNZ); 2:55 Go-ahead caller (RNZ); 3:05 Baking Night by Elizabeth Smither read by Michelle Amas (1 of 2, RNZ); 3:30 The Week (RNZ); 4:30 In The Balance (BBC)5:10 Witness (BBC); 5:45 Voices (RNZ)

6:08 AM. Storytime

Red, the Horse that was Afraid, by Hineani Melbourne, told by Glynnis Paraha; Maraea and the Albatrosses, by Patricia Grace; Maddy West and the Tongue Taker, by Brian Falkner, told by Miranda Harcourt; Cleverest Cat, by David Somerset, told by Dick Weir; Ivan the Terrible's Tooth, by Murray Reece, told by Danny Mulheron (RNZ)

7:10 AM. Country Life

Memorable scenes, people and places in rural New Zealand (RNZ)

8:10 AM. Saturday Morning with Kim Hill

A mixture of current affairs and feature interviews, until midday (RNZ)

12:11 PM. The Podcast Hour

Richard Scott hunts out the best podcasts from New Zealand and around the world to help you discover what to listen to next (RNZ)

1:10 PM. Music 101

The best songs, music-related stories, interviews, live music, industry news and music documentaries from NZ and the world

5:10 PM. Focus on Politics

Analysis of significant political issues presented by Radio New Zealand's parliamentary reporting team (RNZ)

5:30 PM. Tagata o te Moana

Pacific news, features, interviews and music for all New Zealanders, giving an insight into the diverse cultures of the Pacific people (RNZI)

6:06 PM. WOMAD Taranaki 2017

Oumou Sangare (RNZ)

7:06 PM. Saturday Night with Phil O'Brien

An evening of requests, nostalgia and musical memories (RNZ)

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