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Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era. This week’s show endeavours to locate Herbie Mann’s genius for...
Coming up · 1:00pm - 2:00pm
A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. This week: the problem of (single use) plastic pollution in Africa. First...
Coming up · 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Reg Hall and Kevin Sheils (on alternate weeks) present an informed and judicious selection of recordings of traditional musics from Britain, Ireland and...
Coming up · 3:00pm - 3:30pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 5pm.] A monthly show celebrating the richness of children's books. In this episode, presenters Hannah Love and Sam Sedgman talk all...
Coming up · 3:30pm - 3:50pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 7.30pm.] A poet’s inquiry into climate change presented by Linda France. This week: Episode 4 - Fire. How fossil fuels affect global...
Coming up · 3:50pm - 4:00pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 7.50pm.] An eight part series recorded as part of the research project by Arup, ‘Racial Equity & the City:...
Coming up · 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Abs Tripp from DASL (Disability Advice Service Lambeth) discusses how music fires people up to jump higher, ride further and shout louder. This week: Hassan...
Coming up · 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Archival repeats of the indescribable fiction of the late lamented Frank Key of hootingyard.org, for many years writer-in-residence at Resonance FM. [Repeats...
Coming up · 5:00pm - 5:30pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 11.30am.] A series created by Meet Me at the Albany members, artists and collaborators. This week: we are inspired by our Poetry and...
Coming up · 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven. This week: it's almost Hallowe'en and Pull The Plug visits The Library Of The Occult for...
Coming up · 6:00pm - 6:15pm
Found sound and found text collected to form drifts that shift, produced and presented by Franziska Lantz. Visit driftshift.blogspot.com for more...
Coming up · 6:15pm - 6:30pm
A 14 minute drift through original music, soundscapes and liminal yarns. Show archive at soundcloud.com/into-the-moss. Contact email@example.com....
Coming up · 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Debbie Golt takes African music and wider arts and culture as her starting point. This week: all new music - bar a couple of key tracks - with Ibibio Sound...
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era. This week’s show endeavours to locate Herbie Mann’s genius for appropriation within its proper tropical disco context, with a little help from Deodato and Doc Severinsen. For further information visit @btfoshizzle on Twitter and find playlists at Ben Thompson's Facebook page. [RepeatsTuesday 7am.]
7:30pm - 8:00pm
A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield. This week: the Fletcher Henderson Orchestra with stellar line-up comprising Rex Stewart, Coleman Hawkins, Buster Bailey and Benny Carter, klezmer from Tsarist Russia, the king of the gas-pipe clarinet, a stirring rendition of a tune by Kurt Weil, a hot but little-known band from Birmingham Alabama, plus, the Trinidadian government rum warehouse explodes. [Repeats Friday 2pm.]
11:00pm - 12:00am
Presented and mixed by DJ BPM, showcasing Grime classics, unreleased promos and new releases. This week: new releases from Kenny Davis, M4xwell, Mr Skandal x Spleeneye, Big E.D, Dullah Beats, Earthspin Recordings, OS, Grindhouse, Random Dreddy, fresh dubs from Fench, and grime classics from DJ Eastwood, Dexplicit and DJ Garna. Listen to archive shows on Mixcloud. Twitter: @djbpm. [Repeats Sunday 12am.]