50-50 Sound System
Dub classics, 60s, 70s and 80s old skool reggae and original soul breaks, drawing on 18 years of DJing experience.
A Duck in a Tree
Next episode: 05:00, Tuesday 17th January 2017
:zoviet*france: presents the best zero BPM and genre-refusing recordings to have grabbed their attention.
A Tribute To Harry Haward
Next episode: 14:00, Sunday 1st January 2017
A World In London
Next episode: 08:00, Monday 23rd January 2017
DJ Ritu presents the UK’s longest-running music show focused on the cosmopolitan sounds and stories of Londoners.
Adventures in Music and Sound
Next episode: 01:00, Sunday 22nd January 2017
New music with The Wire magazine.
Apocalypse: The Idea Of The End
Next episode: 15:00, Monday 2nd January 2017
In this three part series, historian and broadcaster Tamsin Rosewell looks at the history of the idea and images that surround the apocalypse. Produced by Tim Jenkins.
Next episode: 17:00, Monday 9th January 2017
A monthly exploration of the arts with Julia Dempsey of Art Assembly.
Art Monthly Talk Show
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] The Art Monthly Talk Show. David Lillington discusses Elizabeth Price’s curated exhibition at the Whitworth in Manchester, Jamie Sutcliffe on the work of Kitty Clark and Kathryn Lloyd covers London’s summer exhibitions at the Barbican, Pump House and Laure Genillard Gallery.
Next episode: 22:30, Tuesday 24th January 2017
The latest releases from the UK's thriving indie rock scene and beyond, presented by Paul Cox of Artrocker magazine.
A broadcast that gives young emerging artists a monthly platform and source of inspiration, presented by Karla Marie Sweet.
Baba Yaga's Hut
Heavy, experimental and left-field music from the UK and the world, hosted by Baba Yaga's Hut promoter Anthony Chalmers.
Next episode: 05:00, Monday 16th January 2017
Sixty minutes in the eye of a radiophonic vortex, hosted by the Band of Holy Joy.
Balling the Jack
Next episode: 06:00, Wednesday 18th January 2017
Joe Cushley explores 13 Bar Blues and Twisted Roots music from around the globe. From the the 1920s to the present day, from the barrel-house to the arthouse via the bedsit, from Mali to Mississippi to the Mekong via New Malden - every culture has its blues.
Bermuda Triangle Test Transmission Broadcasts
Bermuda Triangle Test Transmissions Broadcasts
Unique improvisations, constructed live, testing sounds and ideas within and without the Resonance broadcast studio, by Howard Jacques, Melanie Clifford and collaborators.
Black 2 Comm
Next episode: 02:00, Tuesday 17th January 2017
A music show about connections, produced and presented by Paul Jackson.
Bonanza and Son
Martyn Bonanza explores Country Music and Americana past, present, and future.
Calling All Pensioners
Next episode: 14:00, Sunday 22nd January 2017
Magazine programme about issues affecting pensioners across London, presented by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly's Tim Hamilton and Harry Hayward.
Next episode: 09:00, Friday 20th January 2017
Different each day, the Clear Spot is an open access show for new, unusual, sporadic or time-critical broadcasts. Pitches welcome from all and sundry.
Club Integral Radio Show
Next episode: 06:00, Friday 20th January 2017
Robert Storey and Andrew Scott Bolton preview upcoming Club Integral events around London, and explore music across all genre boundaries.
Democracy Now Election Night Special
A one-off live broadcast of coverage of the US election by the Democracy Now team: Amy Goodman and Juan González host a rolling roundtable discussion across the country as they cover results from the presidential election to congressional and state races as well as ballot initiatives.
Down the Rabbit Hole
Katherine Woodfine, Melissa Cox and their guests discuss children's books in this monthly programme.
Drones Of Hell
Next episode: 03:00, Tuesday 17th January 2017
Ray Kirby presents an hour of Extreme Metal, featuring tracks old and new from the last three decades.
Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 8th February 2017
East London focused monthly magazine show, presented by Nia Charpentier and Pearl Wise.
Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 18th January 2017
A monthly exploration of film and pop culture by Electric Sheep Magazine editor in chief Virginie Sélavy and assistant editor Alex Fitch.
Electric Sheep Film Show
[Repeated from Wednesday 5.30pm.] A monthly exploration of film and pop culture by Electric Sheep Magazine editor in chief Virginie Sélavy and assistant editor Alex Fitch. This month: Fear and Fantasy. Virginie talks to Steven Shainberg about his new film, 'Rupture,' and takes part in a Q&A with director Guillermo del Toro about the documentary 'Creature Designers: The Frankenstein Complex,' recorded at Fantasia Festival, Montreal. Alex discusses the comprehensive history of 'Tarzan on Film' published by Titan Books, with author Scott Tracy Griffi.
Next episode: 00:00, Friday 6th January 2017
For the August holiday, while our regular weekly broadcasters are having a rest, Resonance FM offers London a simultaneous broadcast of shows from (Resonance Extra](https://extra.resonance.fm/), our experimental DAB platform in Brighton & Hove. Sound- and radio-art, new music, and a fresh perspective on broadcasting, programmed by Peter Lanceley.
Next episode: 08:00, Sunday 22nd January 2017
Surprising sounds from the Far East with Paul Fisher.
Next episode: 04:00, Wednesday 18th January 2017
A hand-picked mix of the most dynamic and exciting new electronic music from veteran DJ and broadcaster Nick Luscombe.
Next episode: 08:00, Wednesday 28th December 2016
An exploration of field-recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, with Patrick McGinley.
Free Lab Radio
Next episode: 04:00, Tuesday 17th January 2017
Sound Art Dance Music Radio presented by Fari Bradley.
From the Archives
Radio gems from the Resonance archives, selected by Ed Baxter.
Next episode: 04:00, Friday 20th January 2017
Introduced by MC 2 Decks and produced by people with learning disabilities at the Gate Art Centre, Gate Kicks covers art, music, dance, film, theatre and offers a hub where this truly underground art scene is exposed to a larger audience.
Global Globules With Baconface
Next episode: 04:00, Saturday 21st January 2017
The barely present cult Canadian stand-up comedian Baconface plays lengthy and mainly uninterrupted selections from his late brother's extensive record collection of '60s and '70s psychedelia, progressive rock, free jazz, folk, acid folk, folk rock, acid rock, electronic music, and ethnoforgeries. In association with the Chilliwack Office of Leisure.
Got 2 B
Got 2 B... is a monthly programme presented by Emily Pope and Ruth Angel Edwards, artists who explore the over-proliferation of populist conversation and music through collaborative sound-work.
Got 2 Be
Grime for the Unconverted
Next episode: 02:30, Sunday 22nd January 2017
Grime showcase with DJ BPM.
Grime For The Uncoverted
[Repeated from Tuesday 12am.] Presented and mixed by DJ BPM, showcasing unreleased promos, Grime classics and new releases - and dedicated to the sharing of a passion for Grime. For a full set list and links to all the artists, including many legal free downloads visit Grime for the Unconverted on Facebook.
Gwaith Swn's Sonic Darts
Gwaith Sŵn's Sonic Darts
New work from London sound-art collective Gwaith Sŵn.
High Arousal Sound System
[Repeated from Tuesday 8pm] High Arousal Soundsystem mixes sound works by contemporary artists with experimental music. This second instalment features, among others, Lori E. Allen, Class (David Panos and Rachel Baker), Lina Lapelyte and Molly Palmer, as well as previously unreleased material by David Lacey and Patrick Farmer.
High Arousal Soundsystem
High Arousal Soundsystem mixes sound works by contemporary artists with experimental music. This second instalment features, among others, Lori E. Allen, Class (David Panos and Rachel Baker), Lina Lapelyte and Molly Palmer, as well as previously unreleased material by David Lacey and Patrick Farmer. [Repeated Thursday 5pm.]
Hooting Yard on the Air
Resonance writer-in-residence Frank Key reads his own imaginative and idiosyncratic prose.
Hot Club du Monde
Next episode: 10:30, Wednesday 25th January 2017
A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield.
Music from Irish and international stars plus community announcements, dedications, news and gossip from within the Irish community at home and abroad. Presented by Johnny Jameson.
Is Black Music
Next episode: 03:30, Sunday 22nd January 2017
The world's first Alternative Black Music Show, presented by Art Terry.
Next episode: 02:30, Thursday 19th January 2017
Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko and friends.
Joe Bates Explains It All
Next episode: 10:00, Wednesday 18th January 2017
A new six part series of complete guides to all of life's major issues, presented by Joe Bates. This week: in the second part of his guide to finding love in the modern world, Joe tells you exactly how to act on a date to get someone to love you, from making the best first impression to thought-provoking uses of cutlery. [Repeated Wednesday 10am.]
Kitchen Magic Time
Next episode: 10:30, Tuesday 24th January 2017
Audio recipes designed to spice up life from the mysterious Mama Dolores.
Next episode: 11:00, Wednesday 28th December 2016
French, continental and more exotic music and sounds with Eleonore Desnos.
Late Lunch with Out to Lunch
Next episode: 01:00, Tuesday 24th January 2017
An hour's worth of polemical surrealism from Ben Watson, author of books on Frank Zappa and Derek Bailey.
Next episode: 05:00, Thursday 19th January 2017
A bilingual show (in Spanish and English) devoted to Latin American music and culture from the roots to the avant-garde, presented by Javier Chandia.
Listening Across Disciplines
Next episode: 11:00, Monday 16th January 2017
A programme that presents methods of listening as they are used by astrophysicists, urbanists, architects, audiologists, artists, anthropologists, writers, neurologists and more. Edited and produced by Salomé Voegelin.
Nick Hennegan explores the popular cultural life and literary history of London.
Next episode: 09:00, Saturday 21st January 2017
A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny.
Live To Air
Special one-off live relays from off-site locations.
Loud And Quiet
Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 25th January 2017
Having evolved from a bedroom fanzine to a UK-wide free alternative tabloid, Stuart Stubbs and Greg Cochrane from independent music magazine Loud And Quiet play their favourite new music. In this final show of the year they look back on their favourite tracks from 2016 - including stuff from Show Me The Body, Mitski and Cat's Eyes. Visit Loudandquiet.com for more information.
Next episode: 15:30, Saturday 18th February 2017
Chinese and East Asian culture with a varied mixture of music, presented by Zoë Baxter.
Make Your Own Damn Music
Next episode: 08:00, Saturday 21st January 2017
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith and George Lionel Barker.
Professor Andrew Prescott of the University of Glasgow and writer and curator Bronac Ferran explore with leading artists, makers, scholars and craftsmen how digital methods are transforming the intersection between making, materiality and practice in different media and art forms. The series is supported by the Arts and Humanities Research Council ‘Digital Transformations’ theme.
Micro Clear Spot
Short-form, occasional and one-off works for radio. Contributions welcome, even at short notice.
Welcome to the twisted and strangely comic universe of Mirth Defect. Expect the weird, the untoward and the unnerving. Contains adult themes and language.
Music For Films
Next episode: 17:00, Monday 16th January 2017
[Repeated from Monday 5pm.] Tim Concannon and guests discuss aspects of moving image, movies and their traces. Today: 2016 Christmas special. Tim and Roz visit the Cinema Museum in Oval, South London - the former Lambeth workhouse, where Charles Chaplin spent Christmas one year as a small boy - and his home in Kennington. Recorded in September as part of the annual Scalarama film festival.
Nana Nicol's Balearic Cosmic Slop
Sarah "Nana" Nicol delves into her trolley bag and pulls out a selection of leftfield disco, edits, and cosmic delights.
Next episode: 10:30, Thursday 19th January 2017
Adventures in compulsive record-collecting with obsessive hoarders Robin The Fog.
New Works for Radio
Today: The London Eardrops by Colin Black, a collection of works based on the specific location of London, where Australian sound artist Colin builds a multi-facetted aural geography in which human imprint is present. Constructed from audio recordings collected during his Visiting Research Fellowship with Goldsmiths, University of London and artist residency with Resonance FM, this collection explores notions of interiority through personal thoughts and the inner aspects of place that can be uncovered within exterior sonic environments. The sequence comprises A London Mosaic; 17 to Archway; Part of The Environment; f Inanimate Objects Had Memories: Could This Be Helfgott’s Practice Piano In St Pancras International Railway Station?; You Can’t See The Horizon; A Study of A Tree in Regent Park at 6am (the effects of jet lag on an Australian visitor!); and Part of The Joy of Living In A Big City. This is followed by two short features by The Kitchen Sisters: Sam Phillips & the Memphis Recording Service (Lost & Found Sound); and Eel Pie Island (Hidden Kitchens). [Repeated Sunday 1pm.]
New Works For Radio
Selections (by Ed Baxter) from across the world of new works made for the medium of radio.
Nostalgie Ya Mboka
Next episode: 08:00, Wednesday 18th January 2017
Classic Congolese dance music of the two Congos with Vincent and Koffi.
Next episode: 07:00, Monday 16th January 2017
A weekly show dedicated to political theory and current affairs hosted by Aaron Bastani and James Butler.
Nunhead American Radio with Lewis Schaffer
Next episode: 11:30, Saturday 21st January 2017
The only radio programme for Americans living in Nunhead, hosted by comedian Lewis Schaffer with Lisa Moyle. With music from The Relatives.
One Life Left
Next episode: 10:00, Saturday 21st January 2017
Award-winning show about videogames, videogame music and videogame culture. Hosted by Ste Curran, Simon Byron and Ann Scantlebury.
Out in South London
Award-winning LGBT magazine show with live guests and reviews hosted by comedian Rosie Wilby.
Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 1st February 2017
A monthly magazine show about comics and graphic novels with Alex Fitch.
Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 11th January 2017
A live talk show about technology - how we use it, and how it uses us. Host Peter Warren is an award-winning investigative journalist.
A monthly talk show about technology - how we use it, and how it uses us. Host Peter Warren is an award-winning investigative journalist.
Next episode: 20:00, Monday 20th February 2017
A wide-ranging showcase of recordings from Poland and all points East.
Pull the Plug
Next episode: 11:00, Saturday 21st January 2017
Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven.
Luis Drayton presents cut-ups, mash-ups, sketches and other post-modernist transvestite electropunk hi-jinks, plus music from various new electronic/punk/drag artists.
Next episode: 01:00, Friday 20th January 2017
A radiophonic journey through the queer time frame with Ennoia Neoptolomus, which challenges the commercialized, commodified and hyper-objectified view of identity projected by the mainstream (gay and straight) and to transform the way we listen to gender and sexuality.
Next episode: 01:30, Saturday 21st January 2017
Members of Radia, the international group of independent cultural radio stations, explore new and forgotten ways of making radio.
Next episode: 10:00, Sunday 22nd January 2017
A new LGBT show Rosie Wilby and Heather Price.
Global environmental news with Alex Smith.
Records Comic, Curious And Cracked
Next episode: 15:00, Thursday 19th January 2017
An eco-neutral trawl through the unusual records acquired by various means, including even purchase, during an otherwise mostly virtuous lifetime by Jack Thorington.
Next episode: 22:30, Thursday 26th January 2017
A new music series from SHAPE (Sound, Heterogeneous Art & Performance in Europe), a platform established in 2014 by 16 European festivals with support of EU's Creative Europe programme to promote emerging musicians and innovative audiovisual artists.
[Repeated from Thursday 6.30pm.] Stine Janvin Motland is an experimental vocalist and composer from Norway. Ahead of her upcoming shows in Romania (Rokolectiv festival, 21 April) and Latvia (a one-off by Skaņu Mežs festival, 24 May), she’s prepared a mixtape of music that she currently enjoys, demonstrating a wide array of musical influences from Eliane Radigue to Beatrice Dillon. Stavanger born, Berlin based vocalist Stine Janvin Motland works with experimental music, sound and audiovisual performance. Through a diversity of projects such as the live radio play In Labour (2014), the performative installation The Subjective Frequency Transducer (2015), field recording adaptations duo Native Instrument (2015) and alter ego Stine II, she explores and challenges the physical features of the voice, the acoustics of her external/internal surroundings and new performance strategies. Her interest in the ambiguous and unrecognizable qualities of the voice, pushes her constantly to search for new ways to expand her vocal repertoire. Her recent work significantly involves imitation and abstract storytelling through sound collages referring to a variety of genres and traditions of electronic music, sound poetry, folk music and languages of various peoples, birds and animals. Stine Janvin Motland is a participating artist of the SHAPE platform for innovative music and audiovisual art, co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union.
Sine of the Times
Next episode: 02:30, Wednesday 18th January 2017
New electronic music from around the world, with exclusive mixes, label and artist showcases, presented by Rita Maia.
Six Pillars to Persia
Next episode: 15:30, Friday 20th January 2017
Fari Bradley focuses on areas that, in antiquity, were touched the Persian Empire; contemporary Iranian, Middle Eastern, North African and South Asian sound, art and culture.
Sleeping Dogs Lie
Next episode: 03:00, Saturday 21st January 2017
Ambient music presented by Miguel Santos: no words, just slow tempo, minimal, experimental, abstract, cool chill-out dreamlike sounds.
Something To Declare
Next episode: 04:30, Monday 9th January 2017
Throughout the holiday we dip into this collection of personal arrival stories from Lucia Scazzocchio's London Arrivals Bureaux. Something To Declare. A Social Broadcast produced by Lucia Scazzocchio with the support of Arts Council England, Counterpoint Arts and Resonance. Omnibus edition on 1 January at 6pm.
Next episode: 20:00, Monday 23rd January 2017
Nigel Bryant of the South East London based monthly live experimental music night Sonic Imperfections plays an assortment of new music related to their monthly promotions.
Next episode: 07:15, Sunday 22nd January 2017
Carole Finer presents a range of live music guests, drawing on her interests in bluegrass, post-Cagean composition and field recordings.
A diverse range of music creators based at LSO Soundhub talk all things composition. Presented by Robert Szymanek, Cevanne Horrocks-Hopayian and Elo Masing.
Recordings of voices, meetings, views, and soundscapes from in and around Speakers' Corner, the world's oldest location for free speech. Produced by Heiko Khoo.
Spools Out Radio
Tristan Bath (of The Quietus) explores the outer fringes of modern cassette culture, playing tapes from around the world.
In depth interviews with international contemporary artists, musicians, writers and graphic novelists, conducted by Morgan Quaintance.
Next episode: 07:00, Tuesday 24th January 2017
A discussion show about African development with Sonny Decker.
The Atomic Drop
Next episode: 10:00, Tuesday 17th January 2017
A series about the world of professional wrestling with news, features and music, hosted by Tariq Haque.
Next episode: 04:30, Sunday 22nd January 2017
A new four part series. Each week Ben Davis spends time with two different communities to explore contemporary subcultures in the UK. This week: The London Scalextric Club; and members of the death positive movement, including Josefine Speyer, Lucy Coleman Talbot and Stephen Coates. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org. [Repeated Sunday 4.30am.]
The Curtain Up Show
Next episode: 11:00, Sunday 15th January 2017
Tim McArthur, Nathan Matthews and guests discuss London's thriving music-theatre scene.
The Hello Goodbye Show
Next episode: 03:00, Monday 16th January 2017
Upbeat, eclectic live music show hosted by deXter Bentley.
Next episode: 08:00, Thursday 19th January 2017
Rare rhythm and blues, ska, mambo, jazz, soul and exotica treasures with Anne Frankenstein.
The Naked Short Club
Next episode: 07:00, Thursday 19th January 2017
Host Dr. Stu and expert guests dance around hedge funds, markets, the economy and wider world, with heady music, poetry and the delicious products of sponsors Madoff Ponzi Bier and The Naked Nut Company.
The Nest Collective Hour
Next episode: 08:00, Friday 20th January 2017
An hour of contemporary, international folk and acoustic music from London’s go to folk club The Nest Collective, covering the spectrum of 'new folk, old folk and no folk’ sounds. Live sessions and playlists from Mercury-nominated folk singer Sam Lee and musical impresarios Gwendolen Chatfield and Jamie Doe, aka Magic Lantern.
The News Agents
Next episode: 13:00, Wednesday 18th January 2017
A hybrid news-arts programme curated by Jude Cowan Montague.
The Opera Hour
Operatic hits, social history and libretti, from Monteverdi to John Adams, presented by Richard Scott.
The Organ presents The Other Rock Show
Next episode: 03:00, Friday 20th January 2017
Progressive sounds and music that uses unusual time signatures, song structures and dynamics, breaking out of Western music's obsession with 4/4.
The OST Show
Next episode: 16:30, Saturday 7th January 2017
The only radio show anywhere dedicated to film music, TV music, library music and related recordings. Presented by Jonny Trunk, one of the world's foremost collectors and experts in this field.
The Other Woman
Next episode: 10:00, Monday 23rd January 2017
The Other Woman is a collective representing alternative female artists in music, comedy and performance. Series curated by Ruth Barnes.
Next episode: 14:00, Monday 23rd January 2017
Debbie Golt explores African music ans its wider arts and culture. Related new music and events news welcome.
The Relatively Good Radio Show
Next episode: 06:00, Tuesday 17th January 2017
The Relatives (cousins Richard Guard and Anna Crockatt) turn everyday London life into folk legend in the show where everything is live - the jingles, the theme tune, the special musical guests and the weekly original composition. With regular guests Buffalo Bill, Alex The Greek and Mickey Science.
The Restart Project
Next episode: 11:30, Thursday 19th January 2017
Janet Gunter, Ugo Vallauri and Dave Pickering (of Getting Better Acquainted) host a different kind of gadget show. They discuss the work and philosophy of the Restart Project, a London-based social enterprise that encourages people to use their electronics longer, to prevent waste, save money, and make people happier.
The Rob Simone Talk Show
Los Angeles-based investigator Rob Simone interviews a wide range of alternative thinkers and authors about new ideas and anomalous phenomena.
The Sound Projector Radio Show
Next episode: 01:00, Wednesday 18th January 2017
Showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent.
The Traditional Music Hour
Next episode: 12:00, Monday 23rd January 2017
Reg Hall and Kevin Sheils alternate to present an informed and judicious selection of recordings of traditional music from Britain, Ireland and occasionally further afield.
The Truth about Markets
Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert - "the most dangerous people in financial media" - scrutinise the markets.
Next episode: 13:00, Tuesday 17th January 2017
N.N. Dee and guests discuss aspects of work and workplaces.
Tin Can Review
Next episode: 20:00, Saturday 21st January 2017
Live performances and interviews with acoustic songwriters, hosted by James Hodder.
Tongue And Groove
Next episode: 06:00, Saturday 11th February 2017
[Repeated from Monday 5pm.] A monthly show in which The Near Jazz Experience (Mark Bedford, Simon Charterton, Terry Edwards) and their guests talk about the purposes and pitfalls of being a musician.
Next episode: 15:30, Saturday 7th January 2017
[Repeated from Wednesday 3pm.] Bram Thomas Arnold presents a new series of six shows documenting and veering off from Paul Chaney’s Critical Camps at Kestle Barton Gallery on the Lizard in Cornwall. This week: The Utility of the Romantic - the cancelled 5th camp is revisited as an idea, with extracts from artist Emma Kay, romantic theorist Didier Maleuvre and Bram Thomas Arnold offering a summing up of the series.
Bram Thomas Arnold presents a series of six shows documenting and veering off from Paul Chaney’s Critical Camps at Kestle Barton Gallery on the Lizard in Cornwall.
Vegetarianism: The Story So Far
Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 7th February 2017
Ian McDonald (The Vegan Option) travels from India to New England, talking to experts to uncover the sweeping backstory to today's vegetarian and vegan movement, starting with ancient India and Greece. A 15-part series, unfolding an episode each month since early 2016.
Very Loose Women
Next episode: 04:30, Friday 20th January 2017
Emma Grinfeld, Katherine Johnston and Leonore Schick discuss young women’s issues.
A one-off broadcast, Voice Over is 30 street performers, 30 songs, 30 minutes made by artist, Daniel Newton. This work is being streamed live into 'A Foolish Fire, Perhaps', a one day exhibition at St Nicholas Gardens, which sits behind Provand's Lordship, the oldest house in Glasgow.
Next episode: 09:00, Sunday 15th January 2017
Multiple agendas presented by William English.