Radio series features local presenter
John Thornley, Palmerston North, publisher and editor of magazine Music in the Air, and host to Wesley Methodist Church’s weekly Access Radio slot, recently recorded three sessions for forthcoming Nights programmes with Bryan Crump on RNZ National.
Under the heading Songs of the Spirit, the programmes are aired on the first Wednesday of each month, after the 7pm news. Each session focuses on one song by one artist with the first next Wednesday June 1 on Paul Simon’s Peace Like a River. The following month, Wednesday July 6 features Aretha Franklin’s I Dreamed a Dream, with Bob Dylan’s Like a Rolling Stone on Wednesday August 3.