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.
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[Repeated from Saturday 8.30pm.] Hoenn Sound Special: A Celebration of Sophie. Earlier this week visionary sound designer and genre-defining producer Sophie tragically died. Today we celebrate Sophie's life by looking back at her incredible body of work and the journey we went on with her music. Produced in collaboration with 2K-OK.
Next episode: 02:00, Monday 10th May 2021
A twice-monthly weave of melancholic techno, peculiar-pop, alternative soundscapes, and beyond. Assembled by Outgoing Person & Si-Ro. [Repeated Monday 2am.]
A Colder Consciousness
Next episode: 22:00, Monday 10th May 2021
Flora Pitrolo plays records and tapes from the dark synth underground (early 80s to the present) the last Tuesday of each month. 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 11th May 2021
: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 17th May 2021
DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive weekly live global music show.
Adventures in Sound and Music
Next episode: 01:00, Sunday 16th May 2021
New music with The Wire magazine.
Around The World With The Lallas
Next episode: 17:00, Sunday 16th May 2021
Laura Pradelska and Lara Fraser share their international cultural interests, stemming from their respective careers as actor and producer as well as their joint DJ career as The Lallas.
Art Monthly Talk Show
Next episode: 10:00, Tuesday 11th May 2021
An audio supplement to Art Monthly magazine, broadcast on the second Monday of each month.
Next episode: 01:00, Thursday 13th May 2021
The latest releases from the UK's thriving indie rock scene and beyond, presented by Paul Cox of Artrocker magazine.
Next episode: 13:30, Sunday 16th May 2021
A behind the scenes chat about the realities of working in the arts presented by Master J.
New comedy series by Dominic John.
Next episode: 01:00, Tuesday 18th May 2021
Sixty minutes in the eye of a radiophonic vortex, hosted by the Band of Holy Joy.
Balling the Jack
Next episode: 08:00, Wednesday 19th May 2021
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.
Bears At A Picnic
Andrea Spisto and Michelle Madsen explore themes of playfulness and vulnerability through music, poetry, performance and clowning.
Calling All Pensioners
Next episode: 14:00, Sunday 16th May 2021
Magazine programme about issues affecting pensioners across London, presented by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly's Tim Hamilton.
Next episode: 10:00, Monday 17th May 2021
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: 21:30, Wednesday 3rd March 2021
Robert Storey and Andrew Scott Bolton preview upcoming Club Integral events around London, and explore music across all genre boundaries.
Next episode: 04:00, Thursday 13th May 2021
Taking Tom Waits' description to heart - “Dylan is a planet to be explored” - Laura Tenschert presents a series dedicated to the planet that is Bob Dylan and his musical and cultural orbit.
Next episode: 06:00, Sunday 16th February 2020
An episodic history of synthesized sounds with Nina Kehagia, broadcast monthly.
Dig That Treasure
Next episode: 07:30, Thursday 13th May 2021
Will Hall presents forgotten, underrated and underappreciated pop and folk music from across the world. International scenes are at home alongside outsider musics, demos and covers, film and game soundtracks, and long-lost rarities in this decentred selection.
Down the Rabbit Hole
Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 25th May 2021
A monthly show with a focus on the brilliance of children’s books. Join hosts Caroline Carpenter, Hannah Love, Charlie Morris and Sam Sedgman and their special guests as they discuss the children’s book world.
Next episode: 11:30, Saturday 15th May 2021
Found sound and found text collected to form drifts that shift, produced and presented by Franziska Lantz.
Drones Of Hell
Next episode: 02:30, Wednesday 12th May 2021
Ray Kirby presents an hour of Extreme Metal, featuring tracks old and new from the last three decades.
Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 12th May 2021
A bi-monthly open mic night for audio. Hosts Jessie Lawson and Katie Callin pick a theme, then ask for submissions – anything from found sound, to music to mini documentaries.
[Repeated from Sunday 3pm.] New music profile produced by Maintenant festival, with the support of the SHAPE platform, co-funded by the Creative Europe program of European Union. Today: Crystallmess, whose DJ style is eclectic yet cohesive, relying more on textures, sound continuum and narrative rather than genres while still rocking the dance floor.
Next episode: 07:00, Sunday 16th February 2020
Surprising sounds from the Far East with Paul Fisher.
Next episode: 02:30, Sunday 16th May 2021
Robin The Fog presents a series of late-night, deep listening soundtracks for our current era of isolation. Further details at: robinthefog.com. [Repeated Sunday 2.30am.]
Next episode: 05:00, Wednesday 12th May 2021
An exploration of field-recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, with Patrick McGinley.
[Repeated from Tuesday 12 Noon.] Composer Benjamin Tassie dives into the worlds of contemporary Baroque and Renaissance musicians and their obscure instruments. This week: Benjamin is joined by the composer Anna Meredith to introduce a complete performance of her work Anno, a reworking of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons. For more information visit benjamintassie.com.
Next episode: 03:30, Friday 14th May 2021
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. The show is introduced by DJ Ritchie Rich, multi-instrumentalist Duane aka Mr Amazing, and singer Labake Anisere.
Grime for the Unconverted
Next episode: 00:00, Sunday 16th May 2021
Presented and mixed by DJ BPM and Sharon-Rose (on alternate weeks), showcasing Grime classics, unreleased promos and new releases.
Gwaith Sŵn's Sonic Darts
Next episode: 22:00, Monday 2nd March 2020
Sound-art and transmission-art delivered monthly by London sound art collective Gwaith Sŵn.
Hackney Social Radio
Next episode: 05:00, Saturday 15th May 2021
Immediate Theatre’s weekly show for the young at heart. This week: we chat to local centenarian Dabirul Islam Choudhury, who is walking laps of his garden throughout the month of Ramadan to raise money for the victims of Covid-19. Plus, we learn about Hackney’s industrial past as we hear from local residents about their memories of working in the borough, and we hear the first in a new series of monologues, 'Through My Window', created by Jazanne Arts/The Aurora Writers & Performers. Host Sue Elliott-Nichols is joined by Janet, Sharon and Judy, with music from our resident DJ Frank Kaos. For more info visit immediate-theatre.com/work/hackney-social-radio. [Repeated Saturday 5am.]
Henry Scott-Irvine Presents
Next episode: 11:00, Sunday 16th May 2021
A weekly arts magazine show in which filmmaker Henry Scott-Irvine looks at independent cinema, music and arts.
Next episode: 20:30, Saturday 15th May 2021
A conceptual radio show by SJ Wilson - all vinyl, all 33rpm. But all the vinyl is 45rpm techno (or otherwise) played at the slower speed setting.
Hot Club du Monde
Next episode: 19:30, Thursday 20th May 2021
A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield.
Into The Moss
Next episode: 11:45, Saturday 15th May 2021
A sunken raft of weeds woven into a verdant morass of sound, song and story by the whinnying horses of the Ear Pocket hotel.
Intoxica Radio Hour
Next episode: 12:00, Friday 21st May 2021
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.
Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 19th February 2020
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: 02:30, Saturday 15th May 2021
The world's first Alternative Black Music Show, presented by Art Terry.
Next episode: 06:00, Friday 14th May 2021
Embark on a journey with the Spencer family as they go on a musical holiday to all four corners of the world. This week: Isolation Vacation goes to the Fair. We explore music made about the fair - is it all fun, or is there something more sinister and maudlin in there? [Repeats Friday 6am.]
Next episode: 05:00, Thursday 13th May 2021
Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko.
Next episode: 07:00, Friday 14th May 2021
Patricia Pascal sets the scene for the birth of Jazznewblood in 2015 and highlights important releases in that year that would mark the start of a revolution in UK jazz.
Next episode: 22:30, Saturday 15th May 2021
A weekly show dedicated to the phenomenon that is K-pop! London based Korean presenter Keissi takes you on a journey through Korean pop music from the 1990s to the present day.
Kitchen Magic Time
Next episode: 04:30, Sunday 16th May 2021
Audio recipes designed to spice up life from the mysterious Mama Dolores.
Late Lunch with Out to Lunch
Next episode: 03:30, Saturday 15th May 2021
An hour's worth of polemical surrealism from Ben Watson, author of books on Frank Zappa and Derek Bailey.
Listen. Let's Talk
Next episode: 11:00, Friday 30th October 2020
A weekly show hosted by urbanist Donald Hyslop. (Previously "It's Good to Talk.")
Next episode: 14:30, Tuesday 11th May 2021
Nick Hennegan explores the popular cultural life and literary history of London.
Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 26th May 2021
A monthly show about literature in translation, presented by Silvia Rothlisberger. Featuring writers and translators from around the world discussing contemporary translated books.
Next episode: 09:00, Saturday 15th May 2021
A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny.
Make Your Own Damn Music
Next episode: 05:00, Sunday 16th May 2021
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith and George Lionel Barker.
Meet Me On The Radio
Next episode: 17:00, Thursday 13th May 2021
A series created by Meet Me at the Albany members, artists and collaborators. Today’s episode draws together themes around listening and the environment. We hear a short mix of live streams from Reveil, a 25 hour broadcast that tracks the sounds of the dawn chorus as the sun moves across the globe. Janet and Jeanie consider morning sounds in the poetry and storytelling workshop with poet Annie Hayter and we hear from Meet Me members sharing their stories about getting to work in the early hours. Philip shares a new poem inspired by the dawn chorus, and the Tuesday group chat about an adopted parrot and listening to the robin song. Presented by Ron Savill and Rosaline Muirhead. Produced by Hannah Kemp-Welch and Grant Smith. A co-production by the Albany and Entelechy Arts with Soundcamp. [Repeats Thursday 5pm.]
Micro Clear Spot
Short-form, occasional and one-off works for radio. Contributions welcome, even at short notice.
Next episode: 23:30, Friday 14th May 2021
Modulisme (which translates as Modularism) is a series devoted to out of leftfield modular synthesis, with a different sound-designer playing live or offering studio recordings of their choice each week.
MSCTY Radio Tokyo
Next episode: 04:00, Wednesday 12th May 2021
Travel to Japan with Nick Luscombe and James Greer as they explore the sound of Tokyo.
New Works For Radio
Next episode: 14:30, Monday 17th May 2021
Selections from across the world of new works made for the medium of radio.
Nostalgie Ya Mboka
Next episode: 07:00, Monday 10th May 2021
Mundele Mafuta presents classic dance music of the two Congos.
Next episode: 09:00, Monday 17th May 2021
A weekly show dedicated to political theory and current affairs hosted by James Butler.
Nunhead American Radio with Lewis Schaffer
Next episode: 09:30, Saturday 17th October 2020
The only radio programme for Americans living in Nunhead, hosted by comedian Lewis Schaffer with Lisa Moyle. With music from The Relatives.
Next episode: 23:00, Monday 7th June 2021
[Repeated from Monday 11pm.] Abby Thomas and Fielding Hope of Cafe OTO explore music emanating from London's foremost new music venue and play selections from the Cafe OTO archive and digital imprint Takuroku. This month: the last of the waves of new music from our in-house label Takuroku, as we begin to think about returning to live shows! Brand new music tonight from: Josephine Foster, Rosso Polare, Secluded Bronte, Jamaica!, Pete Um, Foodman, Cara Tolmie, Richard Youngs, Maggie Nicols and Tori Kudo.
Out in South London
Next episode: 10:00, Sunday 16th May 2021
Award-winning LGBT magazine show with live guests and reviews hosted by Stewart Who and Sophia Blackwell.
Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 1st June 2021
A personal collage of thoughts and details from experiencing a particular place. Presented by Georgina Bowden.
Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 2nd June 2021
A monthly magazine show about comics and graphic novels with Alex Fitch.
Next episode: 02:30, Friday 14th May 2021
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: 22:00, Monday 17th May 2021
Polifony with Kristopher Winter, is a monthly programme dedicated to the exploration of Eastern European culture.
Previously On Resonance FM
Gems from our archives, selected by Ed Baxter.
Pull the Plug
Next episode: 11:00, Saturday 15th May 2021
Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven.
Next episode: 03:30, Wednesday 19th May 2021
Members of Radia, the international group of independent cultural radio stations, explore new and forgotten ways of making radio.
Next episode: 06:00, Monday 17th May 2021
Global environmental news with Alex Smith.
Radio Is A Foreign Country
Kenneth Routon presents the raw sounds of obscure international folk and pop music.
Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 18th May 2021
Chiara Ambrosio conducts conversations about how marginalised and underrepresented artists and the city interact and shape each other and how the socio-political shifts in London affect art.
Records Comic, Curious And Cracked
Next episode: 17:30, Tuesday 18th February 2020
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: 19:00, Monday 8th June 2020
Ross Forrest walks us through the shadier side of roots, country and Americana. Today: expect music from the likes of Judee Sill, Gene Clark, and Warren Zevon. Contact the show at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Next episode: 15:00, Tuesday 1st June 2021
[Repeats from Tuesday 3pm.] Sample Stories explores the sampling style of a different artist or album each month. Today: we look at the samples taken from old vinyl by Amon Tobin. Expect music from the soundtracks of 'Blue Velvet' and 'Paris, Texas' as well as music by Miles Davis, U-Roy and Sonny Rollins. Featuring a mix by Cameron Christie, specially made for this show. Produced by Tabatha Batra Vaughan. For more episodes visit Mixcloud or facebook.com/samplestories.
Next episode: 22:30, Thursday 27th May 2021
A monthly 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.
Shoot The Breeze
Next episode: 06:00, Wednesday 19th May 2021
A talk programme dedicated to films and television shows, presented by Marcus Ako, Laura Sampson and David Campbell.
Sitting With Gianluca
Next episode: 06:00, Saturday 15th May 2021
Interviews and informed portraits of contemporary American musicians with our stateside correspondent Gianluca Tramontana.
Sleeping Dogs Lie
Next episode: 03:30, Sunday 16th May 2021
Ambient music presented by Miguel Santos: no words, just slow tempo, minimal, experimental, abstract, cool chill-out dreamlike sounds.
Next episode: 14:00, Monday 17th May 2021
Abs Tripp from DASL (Disability Advice Service Lambeth) discusses how music fires people up to jump higher, ride further and shout louder.
Next episode: 15:00, Tuesday 25th May 2021
A monthly radio show hosted by composer Jo Thomas featuring sound-walking, music and conversation from around the UK.
Next episode: 22:00, Monday 24th May 2021
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.
Southern Whirled Service
Next episode: 20:00, Saturday 15th May 2021
An exploration of the sounds and influences of south London music scenes with an emphasis on younger, newer artists. With Walter Lockwood.
Southwark COVID - A Housing Response
Next episode: 11:30, Monday 17th May 2021
Description:Up-to-date information from Southwark Group of Tenant Organisations (SGTO) for Southwark residents regarding Covid-19.
Next episode: 04:00, Friday 27th November 2020
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.
Next episode: 08:00, Saturday 15th May 2021
An audio autobiography by punk rock legend Spizz.
Spool's Out Radio
Next episode: 23:00, Monday 24th February 2020
[Repeated from Monday 11pm.] Tristan Bath (of The Quietus) delves into music from the cassette tape underground. This week's show is the result of Tristan stumbling across an online archive of vintage home recordings on tape from the USA. Tune in for a mishmash of tape junk including; shopping mall karaoke booth recordings, kids playing with their tape decks, rambling raps, and voicemail recordings. Visit spools-out.com for more information.
Next episode: 10:00, Friday 14th May 2021
A diverse mix (monthly) of out-of-leftfield music and sound presented by James Hassall, Bene Pooley, Jack Greenhalgh and Matt Soczywko from London-based label Steep Incline.
Next episode: 05:00, Friday 14th May 2021
A collective of female/non-binary DJs and artists explore a selected theme each week through music and conversation.
Next episode: 09:00, Tuesday 18th May 2021
A discussion show about African development with Sonny Decker.
The Auralia Salon
[Repeated from Wednesday 3.30pm.] A series of lockdown conversations between artists and thinkers about sound and theatre and performance. Today, our last salon of the series: a conversation between Daphne Brooks and P.A. Skantze about encouragement through sound and an idea of 'ludic solidarity in the catastrophic' inherited from the Black radical tradition, followed by a catch-up with scholar and Auralia mastermind Duška Radosavljević. Commissioned by Flora Pitrolo and Duška Radosavljević, produced by Tim Bano and funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council. For more information visit www.auralia.space. Instagram @auraloraldramaturgies. Facebook @auraloraldramaturgies.
The Curtain Up Show
Next episode: 09:00, Sunday 16th May 2021
Tim McArthur, Nathan Matthews and guests discuss London's thriving music-theatre scene.
The Hello Goodbye Show
Next episode: 02:30, Tuesday 11th May 2021
Upbeat, eclectic live music show hosted by deXter Bentley.
The Langham Research Centre Show
Next episode: 20:00, Tuesday 18th February 2020
Each month Langham Research Centre present their favourite electronic music and musique concrète, mixing classics and new releases.
The London Ear
Next episode: 07:00, Tuesday 18th May 2021
Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era.
The More Womxn Residency
Next episode: 20:00, Friday 21st May 2021
[Repeated from Friday 8pm.] A monthly residency celebrating experiments in music and sound by womxn, NB and GNC people. Curated by Katie Callin. This month's resident is Dublin-based art student Ruby Fitzsimons, serving up some '90s, French-inspired, housey sounds. Tweet to @morewomxn.
The Naked Short Club
Next episode: 09:00, Thursday 13th May 2021
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.
The News Agents
Next episode: 06:00, Tuesday 11th May 2021
A hybrid news-arts programme curated by Jude Cowan Montague.
The Organ presents The Other Rock Show
Next episode: 08:00, Thursday 13th May 2021
Progressive sounds and music that uses unusual time signatures, song structures and dynamics, breaking out of Western music's obsession with 4/4. With Marina Organ.
The OST Show
Next episode: 15:00, Monday 10th May 2021
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.
Next episode: 04:00, Monday 17th May 2021
Debbie Golt takes as her starting point African music and wider arts and culture.
The Restart Project
Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 11th May 2021
Janet Gunter, Ugo Vallauri and Dave Pickering 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: 00:00, Monday 12th April 2021
Los Angeles-based investigator Rob Simone interviews a wide range of alternative thinkers and authors about new ideas and anomalous phenomena.
The Self Road
Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 22nd July 2020
Anne Gallien, French anglophile, voiceover artist, vocalist and former member of The Veees, explores mental health and self-development through a series of encounters with extraordinary travellers.
The Sound And Music Podcast
Next episode: 15:30, Thursday 13th May 2021
A six part series of extraordinary and eclectic new music, brought to life by the people who make it. Hosted by Susanna Eastburn MBE and Des Oliver.
The Sound Of Criticism
A series developed as part of a London College of Communication, UAL, MA Sound Arts workshop in which the participants engaged in the role of written art criticism within discourse and its presence in a sound work.
The Sound Projector Radio Show
Next episode: 01:00, Wednesday 19th May 2021
Showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent.
The Sound Sanctuary
Next episode: 13:00, Wednesday 12th May 2021
Journey around the world with travel hungry record collector Jamal and experience ethereal music spanning cosmic soul, global funk and spiritual jazz.
The Sounds Of DMWSound
Next episode: 23:00, Saturday 8th May 2021
Panix and Ranking Dan from DMWSOUND demonstrate the music that inspires their sound. Genres spanning from Reggae to Modern Bass music. Keep tuned for the classics and fresh new dubs. For more info visit Facebook and soundcloud.com/dmwsound. [Repeated Saturday 11pm.]
The Sounds Of DMWSOUND
Panix and Ranking Dan from DMWSOUND demonstrate the music that inspires their sound. Genres spanning from Reggae to Modern Bass music. Keep tuned for the classics and fresh new dubs.
The Traditional Music Hour
Next episode: 12:00, Monday 17th May 2021
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.
Next episode: 04:30, Friday 9th April 2021
NND and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. Continue the #workplacennd discussion on Twitter.
The Wrong Show
Next episode: 04:30, Saturday 15th May 2021
Extraordinary and lopsided radiophonic high jinks with Orlando Harrison.
Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 9th June 2021
Lucia Scazzocchio from Social Broadcasts scans the digital soundscape every other month to bring you original sounds, new voices and archive treasures.
Next episode: 00:30, Saturday 15th May 2021
Contemporary Native American and First Nations music from a wide range of indigenous musicians in North America, selected by multi-disciplinary sculptor Andrew G-J (aka DJ Droid), who first came across it whilst researching the Standing Rock protests of 2016/17.
Next episode: 23:00, Monday 17th May 2021
The monthly audio magazine from South London's foremost music and arts lab, Iklectik.
Next episode: 05:00, Monday 17th May 2021
A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English.