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[Repeated from Wednesday 2pm.] Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson. Guest this week for the Late Lunch All-Stars (OTL - mouthnoise, piano, soundfiles; Paul Shearsmith - trumpet, Baliphone, squeakers; Dave Black - electric guitar; Graham Davis - synths; Peter Baxter - drums) is violinist Graham Clark. Stoking the band's interest in the highways and byways of freak UK rock (testified by working with Trevor Watts of the Spontaneous Music Ensemble; Guy Evans, drummer with Van Der Graaf Generator; and Cloughie from Rancid Poultry, legends of Yorkshire Krautrock), Clark was violinist of choice for Daevid Allen, 1982 - 2004, and currently plays in a free-rock/fusion trio named The Gnosmos. What he will make of the All-Stars' punk-improv stylings, we are all agog (and aGong) to find out…
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[Repeated from Wednesday 10.30pm.] Private conversations made public, often with special guests including artists, musicians, academics, comedians,...
Coming up · 1:30am - 2:30am
Ambient music selected by Miguel Santos to help night owls relax. [Repeated Monday 12am.]
Coming up · 2:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Sunday noon.] Freewheeling music series with Ivor Kallin. This week: Alasdair Roberts, the Scottish singer and guitarist who has reinvented...
Coming up · 4:00am - 5:00am
[Repeated Friday 4am.] Taking Tom Waits' description to heart - “Dylan is a planet to be explored” - Laura Tenschert presents a series dedicated to the...
Coming up · 5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Monday 10pm.] Polifony, with Kristopher Winter, is a monthly programme dedicated to the exploration of Eastern European culture, showcasing a...
Coming up · 6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 3.30pm.] Featured artists from London's leading audio-visual arts festival, which returns on 10 to 13 May at East London venues Rich...
Coming up · 7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 9.30pm.] The Earl of Killorglin and Andrew Scott-Bolton of Club Integral preview its upcoming concerts in London. This week's guests...
Coming up · 8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday noon.] An hour of contemporary, international folk and acoustic music from London’s go to folk club The Nest Collective, covering the...
3:30pm - 4:30pm
The Other Woman is a collective representing alternative female artists in music, comedy and performance. This week, joining comedian Hatty Ashdown is author and comic Viv Grosgrop, comedian and former therapist Taylor Glenn - and dropping in is Emily Lawler from Mama Needs Mimosa. Visit ruthbarnes.co.uk for more information. [Repeated Saturday 8am.]
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Debbie Golt takes African music and wider arts and culture as her starting point. This week Debbie's guests are Namvula, sharing news of her 'Quiet Revolutions' album; and Malik of cultural organisation, Yaram Arts. Visit www.outerglobe.co.uk for more information. [Repeated Tuesday 6am.]
7:30pm - 9:00pm
A special live broadcast. Leonore Schick presents highlights of this year's Index on Censorship’s Freedom of Expression Awards. The Awards exist to celebrate individuals or groups who have had a significant impact fighting censorship anywhere in the world.