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Tuesday 29th September

12:00am - 1:00am

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. For more info visit Facebook and soundcloud.com/dmwsound. [Repeated Saturday 11pm.] 

1:00am - 2:30am

Bad Punk

[Repeated from Friday 10pm.] Hosted by Johny Brown and Inga Tillere of Band Of Holy Joy. This week: Kathy Acker's 'Pussy, King of the Pirates' and other fine tales. For more information visit badpunkradio.tumblr.com, contact badpunkradio@gmail.com.

2:30am - 4:00am

The Hello Goodbye Show

[Repeated from Saturday 12 Noon.] Upbeat, eclectic new music show hosted by deXter Bentley. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information.

4:00am - 5:00am

Bears At A Picnic

[Repeated from Saturday 9.30pm.] Andrea Spisto and Michelle Madsen explore themes of playfulness and vulnerability through music, poetry, performance and clowning. Tweet to Bears_at

5:00am - 6:00am

A Duck in a Tree

The :zoviet * france: radio show. This week: The River Remembers You Swimming. This edition features tracks from three new releases on Invisible City Records by Acid Sacrifice, Azurite Sun and Banished Pills, a track from Of1000Faces new album, and recordings by Spycker, Chris Watson, and Pascal Savy.

6:00am - 7:00am

The News Agents

[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. For more information see thenewsagents.blogspot.co.uk.

7:00am - 8:00am

The London Ear

[Repeated from Thursday Noon.] Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era. This week's guest is "Unofficial Britain" author Gareth E. Rees who takes us on a psychogeographical road-trip from Grimsby ghostbusters to Glasgow ring-road obsessives, with music from Grace Jones, Black Sabbath and Orbital. For further information visit @btfoshizzle on Twitter and find playlists at Ben Thompson's Facebook page

8:00am - 9:00am

Ireland's Eye

[Repeated from Thursday 11am.] Johnny Jameson takes a break from his on-going touring schedule to present a monthly show dedicated the latest from the Irish country music scene plus requests, dedications, news and more. Contact johnnyjameson@hotmail.co.uk 

9:00am - 10:00am

Talking Africa

[Repeated from Thursday 1pm.] A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. This week: another selfish and useless attempt to right the injustice perpetrated against the indigenous Zimbabwean people - a $3.5 billion payment to the "foreign" holders of farmlands forcibly taken from indigenous owners. See mixcloud.com/talkingafrica for more Talking Africa shows.

10:00am - 11:00am

Clear Spot

[Repeated from Monday 8pm.]River Dialogues: Jakara River and the Maguzawa. Nicolas Salazar Sutil and Kamilu Hassan Hamza explore the river Jakara in Kano State, Nigeria, drawing on traditional songs from the Maguzawa, or Hausa animists. Featuring recorded songs from local villagers and clips from the Argungu Fishing and Cultural Festival. For more information visit riverdialogues.blogspot.com or contact Nic Salazar Sutil at n.salazar@leeds.ac.uk.

11:00am - 11:30am

The WorkplaceHighlight

NND and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week: NND talks to Mubeen Bhutta, Joint Head of Policy and Influencing at Working Families about the impact of Covid-19 on working families, gender equality, changing flexible working and recruitment practices and National Work Life Week - an annual campaign that promotes work-life balance and well-being in the workplace. Continue the #workplacennd discussion on Twitter with @workplacennd. [Repeated Friday 4.30am.]

11:30am - 12:00pm

Meet Me On The Radio

A series created by Meet Me at the Albany members, artists and collaborators. This week: an intergenerational exchange between Meet Me and the SE8 Sound Collective from The Albany. Young people produce their own versions of the favourite songs of Meet Me members, as well as original compositions. We hear musicians talk about composition and process, sampling and field recording, alongside music from Ghana, crickets in Seoul, and a market in Rwanda.  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.

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Future Renaissance

Composer Benjamin Tassie dives into the worlds of contemporary Baroque and Renaissance musicians and their obscure instruments. This week: a track from Sarah Davachi’s new album as well as music by Cyril Bondi, Pierre-Yves Martel, and Christoph Schiller. Benjamin’s guest is the harpsichordist Jane Chapman. For more information visit benjamintassie.com. [Repeated Friday 8am.]

1:00pm - 1:30pm

Kitchen Magic Time

Recipes in sound from Mama Dolores, Mistress of the Deep Soul Kitchen. [Repeated Sunday 4.30am.]

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Around The World With The Lallas

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. [Repeated Sunday 5pm.]

2:30pm - 3:00pm

Literary London

[Repeated from Saturday 6.30pm.] Nick Hennegan explores the literary life of London and celebrates the popular cultural life and literary history of the city. For more information visit LondonLiteraryPubCrawl.com. Tweet to @NickHennegan

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Soft Sound

A monthly radio show hosted by composer Jo Thomas featuring sound-walking, music and conversation from around the UK. This episode is full of pebbles, glitch and noise as well as quiet spaces that are found on Beaumaris beach, Angelsey - and sitting inside a hotel foyer waiting for a cup of tea. [Repeated Saturday 7am.]

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Henry Scott-Irvine Presents

A weekly show in which filmmaker Henry Scott-Irvine looks at music, art and independent cinema. This week: Bright Side of The Road, the first episode of a new series from the Irish Cultural Centre in Hammersmith. Today's show features Rosalind Scanlon, Director of Programming at the ICC, where she has recently curated a series of pre-recorded concerts. In the upcoming weeks we will showcase The ICC Seisiúns - 14 live music sessions which have also been filmed by Se Merry Doyle at ICC amid lockdown for streaming on the ICC website. [Repeated Sunday 11am.]

5:00pm - 5:30pm

Radia

Radia, the international group of independent cultural radio stations, presents a new show realised by one of its members, exploring "new and forgotten ways of making radio. Visit radia.fm for more information. Tonight: Show 808: From the Bedroom to the Pond by Anne Versailles (for Radio Campus), created with sounds recorded on the roads of Belgium, the Alps and Lapland. "Walking is the best way to go slower," says the philosopher Frédéric Gros. We need to find slowness again, to anchor our feet into the ground, to feel its texture, to listen with our toes. At least this is the invitation launched by this sound piece, a geopoetic immersion, an invitation of the paths.

5:30pm - 6:00pm

Records Comic, Curious And Cracked

An eco-neutral trawl through the unusual records acquired by various means, including even purchase, during an otherwise mostly virtuous lifetime by Jack Thorington. [Repeated Thursday 7am.]

6:00pm - 6:30pm

Southern Whirled Service

An exploration of the sounds and influences of south London music scenes with an emphasis on younger, newer artists. With Walter Lockwood playing the music that soundtracks his youth. [Repeats Saturday 8pm.]

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Out in South LondonHighlight

Award-winning LGBTQI magazine show created by comedian Rosie Wilby and hosted by Stewart Who and Sophia Blackwell. This week: Sophia speaks to novelists Elizabeth Reeder and Cat Walker, and singer-songwriter Katy Rose Bennett. Follow @outsthlondon for more info. [Repeated Sunday 10am.]

7:30pm - 8:00pm

Dig That Treasure

Will Hall presents 30 minutes of 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. Follow @digthattreasure on Instagram. [Repeated Thursday 7.30am.]

8:00pm - 9:00pm

Clear Spot

Radio is a Foreign Country #40: Kink Gong Mixtape. Produced by Kenneth Routon. [Repeated Wednesday 10am.]

9:00pm - 10:00pm

Make Your Own Damn MusicHighlight

Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE. Tonight: an audio drawing lesson. You will need to have a sketch book and a nice B or 2B pencil. Take it to the next level - spread lining paper on the ground and get stuck in with charcoal. Enjoy! Where will we end up, perhaps lost at sea? [Repeated Sunday 5am.]

ON NOW

10:00pm - 10:30pm

Hellworld Half Hour

Andy Tuersley curates a sound collage of online panoptic hypnagogia from the dread year 2020. [Repeated Monday 3.30am]

Listen live

10:30pm - 12:00am

Artrocker

Paul and Lewis from the influential Artrocker magazine previews all the latest releases from London and the UK's thriving indie rock scene and beyond. To listen to past shows visit Paul's Mixcloud page. [Repeated Thursday 1am.]

12:00am - 1:00am

Is Black Music

The world's first and longest running alternative Black music radio show, hosted by Art Terry. This week: Find The Funk. Funk music and the culture that surrounds it has had a profound influence on our lives. Tonight we dig down deep into the crates searching for the funkiest funk. Artists featured include the 9th Creation, George Clinton and Dirty Walt and the Colombian Sanitation. [Repeated Saturday 2.30am.]