Listen to The Grapevine – 8 April 201903:00:008 April 2019

Dave Sweeney is a nuclear-free campaigner at Australian Conservation Foundation and co-founder of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN). He’ll be chatting about the Darebin mural honouring ICAN; he'll also provide an update on the nuclear weapons ban treaty. David Manne, executive director at Refugee Legal chats about the recent news that Christmas Island will be closed just weeks after its re-opening, costing $185 million. Plus, an update on the upcoming elections in Indonesia from Dr Dina Afrianty, research fellow at La Trobe Law School.

Playlist for The Grapevine – 8 April 2019
  • Memorial DaySharon Van Etten
  • DiptychLaura Imbruglia
  • Exercise in SacrificeMY DISCO
  • Murka 1Vulgargrad
  • Shallow GraveWilma Vritra, Pyramid Vritra and Wilmer Archer
  • TarhatazedMdou Moctar
  • Variation IIIMasashi Kitamura + Phonogenix
  • Gentle ManThe Defaulters
  • HowOn Diamond
  • Honey (feat. Weyes Blood)Drugdealer
  • DylanJess Riberio
  • 10 Wild Years'Triple R in-house band'
  • Right SwipeU-Bahn
  • HauntingL.A. Witch
  • The SeasonEla Orleans

About this program

Putting local issues in a global context, including weekly insights into our cities, democracy, rights, culture, energy and environment. All stitched together with a mixtape of music.

Regular guests and segments include: Reading Room with Sally Rippin; urban history with Dr David Nichols; Cam Walker's eco-update and live music.

Program theme: Hugh Masekala's Grazing in the Grass