Wednesday 22nd February


4:00am - 5:00am


[Repeated from Saturday 8.30pm.] A hand-picked mix of the most dynamic and exciting new electronic music and beyond from veteran DJ and droadcaster Nick Luscombe. For archived programmes visit and keep in touch via Twitter at @nickluscombe and @flomotion_radio.

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5:00am - 6:00am


[Repeated from Sunday 11pm.] The best from a world of field recordings, curated by Patrick McGinley. This week: This regular edition features vinyl releases from the Fragment Factory label by Alice Kemp, Leif Elggren, and Michael Esposito with John Duncan and Z'ev, along with works by Vlad Dobrovolski, Vadim Ugryumov, sounds from the Aporee Maps by Dr. Lutz Nevermann, Felix Blume, Mara Maracinescu, Felicity Ford and Wu Tsan-Cheng, and an introduction recorded amidst the recent protests in Bucharest by Mara Maracinescu and Dorin Moldoveanu. Visit for more information. Contact

6:00am - 7:00am

Balling the Jack

[Repeated from Friday 9pm.] 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. For more information visit ballingthejack on Facebook. E-mail

7:00am - 8:00am

Literary London

[Repeated from Friday 7pm.] Nick Hennegan explores the literary life of London and celebrates the popular cultural life and literary history of the city. For more information visit

8:00am - 9:00am

Nostalgie Ya Mboka

[Repeated from Saturday 1.30pm.] Classic Congolese dance music of the two Congos with Vincent and Koffi.

9:00am - 10:00am

Clear Spot

[Repeated from Tuesday 8pm.] Basement Tapes, with Giacomo Smith of Kansas Smitty's Jazz Bar.

10:00am - 10:30am

Sensing Cities

Sensing Cities is a sporadic radio show created by Maria Papadomanolaki. It investigates the themes of urban exploration and narrative through the use of sound, writing and new media art. It aims to create an initial understanding of the processes behind artists, writers and specific projects and to raise questions about perceiving, creating and narrating place, be that fictional, real, internal or external. Sensing Cities brings together different creative approaches that engage with personal or collective memory and history, transience, listening, recording, sensing, voice, words, walking and locative art. [Repeated Sunday 6pm.]

10:30am - 11:00am

Hot Club du Monde

[Repeated from Thursday 7.30pm.] A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield. This week: a continued examination of the life of Benny Goodman, the man the press agents dubbed the “King of Swing”. On January 16th 1938 history was made at Carnegie Hall. To consternation of a few but the delight of many Goodman’s orchestra performed a two hour long concert featuring cameo appearances from members of the Duke Ellington and Count Basie bands. The incursion of jazz into this bastion of high culture was captured from posterity on acetate discs extracts from which will feature on tonight’s show.

11:00am - 12:00pm

Mapping The Metropolis

In a seven part series, Kit Caless - co-editor of "Acquired for Development By," a best selling anthology of new writing about Hackney, regeneration and gentrification, and co-proprietor of Influx Press - explores literature and urban space. Visit for more information. First broadcast February 2013. [Repeated Sunday 5am.]

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Farside RadioHighlight

Music from the catalogues of Far Side Music, the world's primary source for East Asian sounds, presented by Paul Fisher. This week: a preview of the imminent 'Yugenism: Animated Soundscapes of the Japanese Sublime' concerts with performers including Etsuko Takezawa (koto) and Ko Ishikawa (sho) live in the studio. Visit for more information. [Repeated Sunday 8am.]

1:00pm - 2:00pm

The News Agents

[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. This week: 'DIY tours of Europe: Welsh Song in the Alternative Scene'. Musician Efa Tomos, aka Efa Supertramp talks zines, touring and songwriting in Welsh. How to seek a free life in 2017 playing in protests, squats, street corners, festivals at the grass roots of gigging.

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Late Lunch with Out to Lunch

Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson. This week: A mix of the AMM All-Stars at Cafe Oto in January (OTL - mouth noise, piano; Len Massey - Theremin; Jair-Rohm Parker Wells - Ashbory bass guitar; Peter Baxter -drums; Gnala the Cat - purr recording) and a performance of Each To Each, the latest collection of poems by J.H. Prynne, just out from Equipage in Cambridge. [Repeated Tuesday 1am.]

3:00pm - 3:45pm

Listening Across Disciplines

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. This week: In the fifteenth broadcast we are hearing from Dr. Andrew King, Professor of Neurophysiology Oxford University, and Director of Oxford Auditory Neuroscience Group, who is talking about listening and how we hear. He will introduce us to methods of recording neurons in order to understand and reconstruct the activity of listening, and demonstrate how information about the auditory world is represented in the brain. Visit for more information. Tweet to @listenacross. [Repeated Monday 11am.]

3:45pm - 4:00pm

Astley's Junctures

A series of sound works based on sketches and texts from the recently unearthed book: 'Astley's Junctures' by the seminal land/sound/outsider artist Edward Frederick Astley (1863-1929). Produced by Nick Hamilton. First broadcast 2009. [Repeated Monday 11.45am.]

4:00pm - 4:30pm

Kitchen Magic Time

Recipes in sound from Mama Dolores, Mistress of the Deep Soul Kitchen. [Repeated Tuesday 10.30am.]

4:30pm - 5:30pm

Bonanza And Son

Martyn Bonanza explores Country Music and Americana past, present, and future. Visit for more information. Listen on demand: [Repeated Friday 12am.]

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Portrait Of Frank Howling

An interview with the late (and extraordinary) Frank Howling, a listener whose generosity allowed us to create a new studio for Resonance - rebroadcast here to mark the end of this year's fundraiser. [Repeated Sunday 6am.]

6:30pm - 7:30pm

A World In LondonHighlight

DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive global music show from London. This week's guest: Baluji Shrivastav OBE. [Repeated Monday 8am.]

7:30pm - 8:00pm


Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte". [Repeated Friday 2pm.]

8:00pm - 9:00pm

Loud And QuietHighlight

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 for more information. [Repeated Thursday 9am.]

9:00pm - 9:30pm

Six Pillars

Fari Bradley focuses on choice contemporary Middle Eastern, North African and South Asian sound, art and culture. This week: A guest episode from Kerning Cultures examining Trump's immigration ban from a very human perspective. Visit for more information. [Repeated Friday 3.30pm.]

10:30pm - 11:00pm

Very Loose Women

Emma Grinfeld and Leonore Schick discuss young women’s issues. For more information visit or follow them on Twitter at @VLWRadio. [Repeated Friday 4.30am.]

11:00pm - 1:00am

Global Globules With Baconface

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. [Repeated Saturday 4am.]

1:00am - 2:30am


[Repeated from Tuesday 10.30pm.] Paul Cox from the influential Artrocker magazine previews all the latest releases from London and the UK's thriving indie rock scene and beyond. Visit the Artrocker website for more information. To listen to past shows visit Paul's Mixcloud page.

2:30am - 3:30am


[Repeated from Tuesday 2pm.] Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko. This week: Frank Mollett discusses the lion man, a 40,000 year old dialectical artwork, and the birth of the cultural homo sapien plus some sonics and some jazz. Visit for more information.

3:30am - 5:00am

50 50 Sound System

[Repeated from Friday 11pm.] 50-50 Soundsystem bring 20 years of DJing experience to Resonance with 60's, 70's & 80's old skool reggae, instrumental dub classics, and original soul breaks, all plucked from the 50-50 vaults.