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  • 50-50 Sound System
  • A Colder Consciousness
  • A Duck in a Tree
  • A World In London
  • Abacus
  • Adventures in Music and Sound
  • Art Monthly Talk Show
  • Artrocker
  • Baba Yaga's Hut
  • Bad Punk
  • Balling the Jack
  • Bermuda Triangle Test Transmission Broadcasts
  • Black 2 Comm
  • Blood: Life Uncut
  • Broadcast Bartender
  • Calling All Pensioners
  • Clear Spot
  • Club Integral Radio Show
  • Down the Rabbit Hole
  • Drones Of Hell
  • East Cast
  • East London With Charles Saumurez Smith
  • Electric Sheep
  • Electric Sheep Film Show
  • Extra Nights
  • Farside Radio
  • Flomotion
  • framework
  • Frieze Week Special
  • From the Archives
  • From The Hood
  • Gate Kicks
  • Global Globules With Baconface
  • Grime for the Unconverted
  • Grime For The Uncoverted
  • Gwaith Swn's Sonic Darts
  • Gwaith Sŵn's Sonic Darts
  • Hooting Yard on the Air
  • Hot Club du Monde
  • Intoxica Radio Hour
  • Is Black Music
  • Isotopica
  • Kitchen Magic Time
  • L'alternative
  • Late Lunch with Out to Lunch
  • Latin Waves
  • Literary South
  • Little Atoms
  • Locus Live
  • Loud And Quiet
  • Make Your Own Damn Music
  • Micro Clear Spot
  • Nana Nicol's Balearic Cosmic Slop
  • Nana Nicol's Cosmic Balaeric Slop
  • New Works For Radio
  • New Works for Radio
  • Nostalgie Ya Mboka
  • Nothing New Under The Sun
  • Novara FM
  • Nunhead American Radio with Lewis Schaffer
  • One Life Left
  • Panel Borders
  • PassWord
  • Polifony
  • Pull the Plug
  • Queer Temporalities
  • Radia
  • Radiaphiles
  • Radio Diva
  • Radio Ecoshock
  • Records Comic, Curious And Cracked
  • Sculpt
  • SHAPE
  • Shape Hour
  • Shoot The Breeze
  • Six Pillars
  • Sixty Seven
  • Sleeping Dogs Lie
  • Sonic Imperfections
  • Sound Out
  • Spizz FM
  • Spools Out Radio
  • Stray Landings
  • Studio Visit
  • Suite (212)
  • Summer Clearings
  • Talking Africa
  • The Atomic Drop
  • The Curtain Up Show
  • The Hello Goodbye Show
  • The Late Lute Breakfast Show
  • The Naked Short Club
  • The Nest Collective Hour
  • The New Orleans Strut
  • The News Agents
  • The Organ presents The Other Rock Show
  • The OST Show
  • The Other Woman
  • The Relatively Good Radio Show
  • The Restart Project
  • The Rob Simone Talk Show
  • The Self Road
  • The Sound Projector Radio Show
  • The Traditional Music Hour
  • The Truth about Markets
  • The Workplace
  • Tin Can Review
  • Tongue And Groove
  • Tony Law's Nonsense Hour
  • Trail Mix[Ed]
  • Very Loose Women
  • Voixxe
  • Wavelength
  • Xi Carnival
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From the Archives

Radio gems from the Resonance archives, selected by Ed Baxter.

50-50 Sound System

Next episode: 23:00, Friday 20th October 2017

Dub classics, 60s, 70s and 80s old skool reggae and original soul breaks, drawing on 18 years of DJing experience.

A Colder Consciousness

Next episode: 20:00, Tuesday 26th September 2017

Flora Pitrolo plays records and tapes from the dark synth underground (early 80s to the present) the last Tuesday of each month. [repeats Wednesdays 9am to 10am.]
ACC also broadcasts on Skopje’s Kanal 103 every last Sunday of the month 9pm to 11pm.

A Duck in a Tree

Next episode: 05:00, Tuesday 17th October 2017

:zoviet*france: presents the best zero BPM and genre-refusing recordings to have grabbed their attention.

A World In London

Next episode: 08:00, Monday 16th October 2017

DJ Ritu presents the UK’s longest-running music show focused on the cosmopolitan sounds and stories of Londoners.

Abacus

Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 7th November 2017

Each first Tuesday of the month Madeleine Baird attempts to make things add up, culturally.

Adventures in Music and Sound

Next episode: 01:00, Sunday 15th October 2017

New music with The Wire magazine.

Art Monthly Talk Show

[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] An audio supplement to Art Monthly magazine. This week: Lisa Le Feveuvre discusses her feature ‘Public? Sculpture?’ with host Matt Hale. Lisa argues that public sculpture is everywhere yet it is in crisis.

Artrocker

Next episode: 22:30, Tuesday 24th October 2017

The latest releases from the UK's thriving indie rock scene and beyond, presented by Paul Cox of Artrocker magazine.

Baba Yaga's Hut

Next episode: 23:00, Monday 18th September 2017

Heavy, experimental and left-field music from the UK and the world, hosted by Baba Yaga's Hut promoter Anthony Chalmers.

Bad Punk

Next episode: 05:00, Monday 16th October 2017

Sixty minutes in the eye of a radiophonic vortex, hosted by the Band of Holy Joy.

Balling the Jack

Next episode: 08:00, Wednesday 18th October 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

[Repeated from Thursday 11pm.] "The soundtrack to the end of the world" - Chris Maume, The Independent. Visit btttb.blogspot.com for more information and/or contact testtransmissions@gmail.com.

Black 2 Comm

Next episode: 04:00, Thursday 19th October 2017

A music show about connections, produced and presented by Paul Jackson.

Blood: Life Uncut

Next episode: 18:30, Saturday 14th October 2017

A four part series from Science Gallery London (part of King’s College London) that explores questions about blood from a range of diverse voices.

Broadcast Bartender

[Repeated from Wednesday 5pm.] Artists Lloyd & Wilson invite you to listen to a unique conversation event where five drinkers and a guest bartender will playfully unpick and debate the events that have occurred in the wake of the recent general election in front of a live audience. The aim is to provide an antidote to the Question Time style panel show with well-rehearsed sound bites and speeches that often alienate the listener and stunt the discussion. In a fabricated Public House environment, this conversation is intentionally improvised - and may veer off at any time into surprising or unsuspected areas. Visit lloyd-wilson.co.uk for more information.

Calling All Pensioners

Next episode: 14:00, Sunday 22nd October 2017

Magazine programme about issues affecting pensioners across London, presented by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly's Tim Hamilton and Harry Hayward.

Clear Spot

Next episode: 10:00, Wednesday 18th October 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. There is no direct link to the Clear Spots on Mixcloud as each is different - so search for the subject matter and by date.

Club Integral Radio Show

Next episode: 07:00, Friday 13th October 2017

Robert Storey and Andrew Scott Bolton preview upcoming Club Integral events around London, and explore music across all genre boundaries.

Down the Rabbit Hole

Katherine Woodfine, Melissa Cox and their guests discuss children's books in this monthly programme.

Drones Of Hell

Next episode: 02:30, Thursday 19th October 2017

Ray Kirby presents an hour of Extreme Metal, featuring tracks old and new from the last three decades.

East Cast

East London focused monthly magazine show, presented by Nia Charpentier and Pearl Wise.

East London With Charles Saumurez Smith

Next episode: 14:00, Tuesday 3rd October 2017

Director of the Royal Academy and enthusiastic East London resident Charles Saumurez Smith joins friends and fellow east Londoners in a series of wide ranging discussions on the past present and future of Bow, Limehouse, Spitalfields and The Isle of Dogs.

Electric Sheep

Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 20th September 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.

Extra Nights

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.

Farside Radio

Next episode: 16:00, Sunday 15th October 2017

Surprising sounds from the Far East with Paul Fisher.

Flomotion

Next episode: 04:00, Wednesday 18th October 2017

A hand-picked mix of the most dynamic and exciting new electronic music from veteran DJ and broadcaster Nick Luscombe.

framework

Next episode: 23:00, Sunday 17th September 2017

An exploration of field-recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, with Patrick McGinley.

Frieze Week Special

Fari Bradley interrogated the world of fine art in a themed series to coincide with London's Frieze Week.

From the Archives

Radio gems from the Resonance archives, selected by Ed Baxter.

From The Hood

Next episode: 13:30, Sunday 22nd October 2017

Paul Hood (of Resonance's epochal Instant Music Meeting and more) returns to the airwaves with a no holds barred new music show.

Gate Kicks

Next episode: 09:30, Thursday 19th October 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: 06:00, Thursday 21st September 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.

Grime for the Unconverted

Next episode: 02:30, Sunday 22nd October 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

Next episode: 22:00, Monday 2nd October 2017

New work from London sound-art collective Gwaith Sŵn.

Hooting Yard on the Air

Resonance writer-in-residence Frank Key reads his own imaginative and idiosyncratic prose.

Hot Club du Monde

Next episode: 11:30, Tuesday 17th October 2017

A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield.

Intoxica Radio Hour

Next episode: 07:00, Saturday 14th October 2017

Presented by Nick Brown of Intoxica Record Shop and dedicated to the dignity of vinyl, giving centre stage to new vinyl reissue releases, spotlighting Content Themes and specific artists' careers - and generally playing the gloriously unheralded low-brow rock and soul of the 20th Century, all rendered on little slabs of black plastic.

Is Black Music

Next episode: 03:30, Sunday 22nd October 2017

The world's first Alternative Black Music Show, presented by Art Terry.

Isotopica

Next episode: 05:00, Thursday 19th October 2017

Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko and friends.

Kitchen Magic Time

Next episode: 04:30, Sunday 15th October 2017

Audio recipes designed to spice up life from the mysterious Mama Dolores.

L'alternative

Next episode: 19:30, Wednesday 20th September 2017

French, continental and more exotic music and sounds with Eleonore Desnos.

Late Lunch with Out to Lunch

Next episode: 00:00, Friday 13th October 2017

An hour's worth of polemical surrealism from Ben Watson, author of books on Frank Zappa and Derek Bailey.

Latin Waves

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.

Literary South

Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 25th October 2017

A monthly show about the Latin American and Spanish literary world, presented by Silvia Rothlisberger.

Little Atoms

Next episode: 09:00, Saturday 21st October 2017

A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny.

Locus Live

Next episode: 16:00, Tuesday 3rd October 2017

Concert audio from their 2016 residency by Locus - the duo of Richard James and Angharad Van Rijswijk - at The Wales Millennium Centre (Canolfan Mileniwm Cymru), Cardiff.

Loud And Quiet

[Repeated from Wednesday 8pm.] 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 monthly programme. Visit Loudandquiet.com for more information.

Make Your Own Damn Music

Next episode: 06:00, Tuesday 5th December 2017

Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith and George Lionel Barker.

Micro Clear Spot

Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 17th October 2017

Short-form, occasional and one-off works for radio. Contributions welcome, even at short notice.

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.

Nana Nicol's Cosmic Balaeric Slop

Next episode: 21:30, Saturday 23rd September 2017

Nana Nicol returns to the airwaves this week with a brand new time slot. Her first guest of the season is none other than Ahmed Gallab from Sinkane. Ahmed found time mid-tour of Sinkane's latest album Life and Livin It , to cobble together a mix of his favourite tunes and chat about the current tour, William Onyeabor, and DJing radio shows... [Repeated Thursday 12am.]

New Works For Radio

Selections (by Ed Baxter) from across the world of new works made for the medium of radio.

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.]

Nostalgie Ya Mboka

Next episode: 15:00, Wednesday 20th September 2017

Classic Congolese dance music of the two Congos with Vincent and Koffi.

Nothing New Under The Sun

[Repeated from Wednesday 11pm.] Francisco Mazza reveals some of the most inventive and provocative musicians and composers from Brazil. Today's programme features Jards Macale's work, ahead of his imminent performance in London. Jards Macale is one of the most important and inventive artists from the Brazilian music scene and he was a radical and key figure in Brazil's tropicalia scene of the 1970s, working with Gal Costa, Caetano Veloso and many of the giants of Brazilian music.

Novara FM

Next episode: 09:00, Monday 16th October 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: 05:30, Saturday 14th October 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 October 2017

Award-winning show about videogames, videogame music and videogame culture. Hosted by Ste Curran, Simon Byron and Ann Scantlebury.

Panel Borders

Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 4th October 2017

A monthly magazine show about comics and graphic novels with Alex Fitch.

PassWord

A monthly talk show about technology - how we use it, and how it uses us. Host Peter Warren is an award-winning investigative journalist.

Polifony

A wide-ranging showcase of recordings from Poland and all points East.

Pull the Plug

Next episode: 11:00, Saturday 14th October 2017

Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven.

Queer Temporalities

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.

Radia

Next episode: 15:30, Tuesday 17th October 2017

Members of Radia, the international group of independent cultural radio stations, explore new and forgotten ways of making radio.

Radiaphiles

Episode 20/20, the last of today's triple bill. An overview of independent and not-for-profit community, 'free', campus, and other radio stations which provide a wealth of material and perspectives outside of the mainstream media orthodoxy. This series constitutes a major retrospective of the work of the radio art network Radia, whose collective mission is to make radio that transcends the borders and boundaries of land and language. Mobile Radio visits each station in turn to discern their motives and inspirations, and explore the work of one of their associated artists. In this episode they speak to Carola Haupt and Ilaria Gadenz of Radio Papesse in Florence, Italy. Radiaphiles is part of a commission for documenta 14, and will be aired in Kassel and Berlin from 17 June to 7 July 2017. For more information visit mobile-radio.net.

Radio Diva

Next episode: 10:00, Sunday 15th October 2017

LGBT show Rosie Wilby and Heather Peace, in association with the recently relaunched Diva magazine.

Radio Ecoshock

Next episode: 09:00, Friday 13th October 2017

Global environmental news with Alex Smith.

Records Comic, Curious And Cracked

Next episode: 15:30, Friday 13th October 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.

Sculpt

Next episode: 05:00, Sunday 15th October 2017

Personally-felt sensory collages and sonic obscurities with Milo Thesiger-Meacham.

SHAPE

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.

Shape Hour

[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.

Shoot The Breeze

Next episode: 06:00, Friday 13th October 2017

A talk programme dedicated to films and television shows, presented by Marcus Ako and Laura Sampson.

Six Pillars

Next episode: 11:00, Friday 13th October 2017

Fari Bradley focuses on choice contemporary Middle Eastern, North African and South Asian sound, art and culture. This week: for 37 years, visionaries and tech pioneers have been visiting Dubai to witness the technology and innovations that are 'set to change the world.' Is it all for the better? From neuroscience to LiFi - gadgets, concepts and new ideas all made in or aimed at the Middle East. Visit sixpillars.org for more information. [Repeated Friday 11am.]

Sixty Seven

Next episode: 11:00, Sunday 15th October 2017

Andrew Loog Oldham, legendary first manager of The Rolling Stones, record producer and raconteur, explores the year of the appearance of the American Hippie.

Sleeping Dogs Lie

Next episode: 00:00, Monday 16th October 2017

Ambient music presented by Miguel Santos: no words, just slow tempo, minimal, experimental, abstract, cool chill-out dreamlike sounds.

Sonic Imperfections

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.

Sound Out

Next episode: 18:00, Sunday 15th October 2017

Carole Finer presents a range of live music guests, drawing on her interests in bluegrass, post-Cagean composition and field recordings.

Spizz FM

Next episode: 15:30, Saturday 14th October 2017

An audio autobiography by punk rock legend Spizz.

Spools Out Radio

Tristan Bath (of The Quietus) explores the outer fringes of modern cassette culture, playing tapes from around the world.

Stray Landings

Next episode: 20:00, Thursday 26th October 2017

A monthly show by online music publication Stray Landings.

Studio Visit

Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 1st November 2017

In depth interviews with international contemporary artists, musicians, writers and graphic novelists, conducted by Morgan Quaintance.

Suite (212)

[Repeated from Monday 4pm.] A monthly discussion show about the social and political issues around the arts, hosted by Juliet Jacques. This week: the cultural legacy of the Russian Revolution - with Owen Hatherley and Ilia Rogatchevski.

Summer Clearings

A holiday selection from our Clear Spot archives. Every week day since 1 May 2002 we've broadcast a new and unique show, typically a one-off which brings new programme makers and new content to Resonance. Summer Clearings is a selection of these, old and new.

Talking Africa

Next episode: 09:00, Tuesday 17th October 2017

A discussion show about African development with Sonny Decker.

The Atomic Drop

Next episode: 13:00, Wednesday 18th October 2017

A series about the world of professional wrestling with news, features and music, hosted by Tariq Haque.

The Curtain Up Show

Next episode: 09:00, Sunday 15th October 2017

Tim McArthur, Nathan Matthews and guests discuss London's thriving music-theatre scene.

The Hello Goodbye Show

Next episode: 17:00, Monday 16th October 2017

Upbeat, eclectic live music show hosted by deXter Bentley.

The Late Lute Breakfast Show

Next episode: 05:30, Sunday 15th October 2017

Early music - usually live - with lutenist Stephanie Feeney.

The Naked Short Club

Next episode: 21:00, Monday 16th October 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: 12:00, Tuesday 19th September 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 New Orleans Strut

[Repeated from Monday 4pm.] New monthly series with DJ Lil’ Koko. Today: Take it to the Streets - Rhythm and Resistance in New Orleans. The street is a platform for New Orleans' artists, brass bands, bohemians and freaky beatniks. DJ Lil’ Koko's guest today on a whirlwind journey which takes in brass, funk and soul on tasty cuts of vinyl is Jaz Delorean, frontman of Tankus The Henge.

The News Agents

Next episode: 07:00, Monday 16th October 2017

A hybrid news-arts programme curated by Jude Cowan Montague.

The Organ presents The Other Rock Show

Next episode: 08:00, Tuesday 17th October 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: 07:00, Sunday 15th October 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: 08:00, Saturday 14th October 2017

The Other Woman is a collective representing alternative female artists in music, comedy and performance. Series curated by Ruth Barnes.

The Relatively Good Radio Show

Next episode: 08:00, Thursday 19th October 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: 13:30, Tuesday 17th October 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

Next episode: 01:00, Monday 18th September 2017

Los Angeles-based investigator Rob Simone interviews a wide range of alternative thinkers and authors about new ideas and anomalous phenomena.

The Self Road

Musician, blogger, and writer Anne Gallien explores self-awareness and-development in a series of encounters with extraordinary travelers.

The Sound Projector Radio Show

Next episode: 01:00, Wednesday 18th October 2017

Showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent.

The Traditional Music Hour

Next episode: 12:00, Monday 16th October 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

Next episode: 13:30, Wednesday 20th September 2017

Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert - "the most dangerous people in financial media" - scrutinise the markets.

The Workplace

Next episode: 13:00, Tuesday 17th October 2017

N.N. Dee and guests discuss aspects of work and workplaces.

Tin Can Review

Next episode: 20:00, Saturday 14th October 2017

Live performances and interviews with acoustic songwriters, hosted by James Hodder.

Tongue And Groove

Next episode: 05:00, Friday 13th October 2017

A programme that explores the practise and purpose of being a musician, by way of choosing a theme to discuss - presented by Mark Bedford, Terry Edwards and Simon Charterton. Today we talk to Jane Beese, Head of Music at The Roundhouse, about the rise of music festivals. And we play the 'Festival Game': put your all-time, favourite festive bill together. [Repeated Friday 5am.]

Tony Law's Nonsense Hour

Next episode: 12:00, Thursday 21st September 2017

[Repeated from Thursday 12pm.] The world's wildest stand-up Tony Law premieres a brand new radio series.

Trail Mix[Ed]

Next episode: 16:00, Tuesday 19th September 2017

Properly sequenced after its sporadic outing earlier this summer, this is the second series of Trail Mix[ED] by artist Bram Thomas Arnold - a geographical show in three parts about art and the journey as a form of process and product. Each show takes the form of a journey through place, time and subjectivity, composing a palimpsest of layered sounds, field recordings, readings and salvaged vinyl records. A journey through a record collection, a library, an art gallery and an archive, recomposing a version of the world. Today three artists - Abigail Reynolds, Sophie Rickett and Michelle Stuart - set out from Kestle Barton Gallery on the Lizard in Cornwall. [Repeated Sunday 5pm.]

Very Loose Women

Next episode: 22:30, Wednesday 18th October 2017

Emma Grinfeld, Katherine Johnston and Leonore Schick discuss young women’s issues.

Voixxe

[Repeated from Thursday 8pm.] Voixxe is the monthly audio magazine from South London's foremost music and arts lab Iklectik - featuring archival audio, interviews and analysis. This month the French electronic 'non-musician' Pascal Savy joins Eduard Solaz and Ilia Rogatchevski to discuss his work and play an exclusive live set.

Wavelength

Next episode: 15:00, Monday 16th October 2017

Multiple agendas presented by William English.

Xi Carnival

Next episode: 16:00, Monday 13th November 2017

Caralinda Booth presents a monthly show of alternative music from mainland China. Having lived and worked in Beijing in the Chinese music industry for over 10 years, Caralinda shares her unique knowledge of the richly diverse and emerging modern music scene, plus some background on the history of music in China as it emerged from the Cultural Revolution.