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The Traditional Music Hour

[Repeated from Thursday 2pm.] Reg Hall and Kevin Sheils (on alternate weeks) present an informed and judicious selection of recordings of traditional musics from Britain, Ireland and occasionally further afield. In his first show of the new season, Kevin looks back at the summer and plays tracks inspired by music heard at festivals.

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11:00am - 11:30am

Little Atoms

A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny. Each show features guests from the worlds of science or the arts in conversation. This week: Jean Hannah Edelstein on her memoir This Really Isn't About You. Visit littleatoms.com for more information. Contact littleatomspodcast@gmail.com. [Repeated Saturday 9am.]

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8:00pm - 9:00pm

Clear Spot

From playing in late ‘70’s post punkers Disco Zombies to curating for Fire Records, the MOJO magazine cover CDs, checking egos at the Q and Kerrang! Awards and working at Glastonbury for 20 years, Dave Henderson has done it all. In conversation with Paul Hood, recounting encounters with remarkable musos, from The Groundhogs to Phil Spector, Martha Reeves to Throbbing Gristle, Dave will try to unpick how to succeed in today’s baffling multi-layered music business. Hosted by Paul ‘From the Hood’ Hood. This is the final instalment of a two-part broadcast. [Repeated Tuesday 10am.]

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9:00pm - 10:00pm

The Naked Short Club

New series! Dr. Stu and his expert guests dance around hedge funds, markets, the economy and wider world with psychedelic sounds and poetry. Hedgie guests are: Bob Savage, CEO, CCTrack; Peter Righ, Bride Valley Partners; Simon Kerr, Publisher, Hedge Fund Insight; Philippe Bonnefoy, CIO, Eleuthera. Poetry from Jessica St. James. With heady music and the delicious products of sponsors Madoff Ponzi Bier. Master Engineer: Chris Dixon. [Repeated Thursday 9am.]

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