Wednesday 31st August


11:00pm - 1:00am

Global Globules With BaconfaceHighlight

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.]

Listen live

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. Visit for more information. This week Simon responds to "our new post reality 'Brexit' Britain, in a world where a Donald Trump could be the next president of the United States of Amerika, and a suffocating hauntological miasma has escaped the pages of fiction. Experts (what do they know?) from Scarfolk and Summer Isle (the Wicker Man) join Isotopica throughout the series as Simon reassessese the artist's role in this post-society society, as carefully crafted algorithms replicate any sense of reality we once might have had."

3:30am - 5:00am

50 50 Sound System

[Repeated from Friday 11pm.] 50-50 Soundsystem bring 17 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.

5:00am - 6:00am

Latin Waves

[Repeated from Sunday 1pm.] A bilingual programme (English & Spanish) presented by critic and producer Javier Chandía which covers Latin American music from its roots to the avant-garde. Visit for more information.

6:00am - 7:00am

Ireland's Eye

[Repeated from Sunday 6.30pm.] The latest from the Irish country music scene plus requests, news and more. With Johnny Jameson. Contact

7:00am - 8:00am

Democracy Now

An independent, award-winning American news programme hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. Visit for more information.

8:00am - 9:00am

The Honeydripper

[Repeated from Sunday 4pm]. Anne Frankenstein presents an hour of rare rhythm & blues, ska, mambo, soul and exotica treasures.

9:00am - 10:00am

Clear Spot

[Repeated from Wednesday 8pm.] In 1927 Walter Benjamin began to accumulate a vast collection of fragments and quotations on Paris and the Paris arcades, bundled into folders or convolutes. He did so until his death in 1940. In this programme, join Adam Bonser, Sam Dolbear and Esther Leslie for an hour-long journey through a soundscape of shopping centres, arcades and malls from all over the world, overlain with readings from Benjamin's texts. Including excerpts from music by Jürg Frey, Erik Satie, Morton Feldman, Adam Bonser and Juliana Hodkinson, as well as archival music/promo from Kmart store tapes. For more visit

10:00am - 10:30am

Down the Rabbit Hole

[Repeated from Tuesday 5pm.] Katherine Woodfine and Melissa Cox discuss this month's new releases in children's books. Visit for more information. Tweet @dtrhradio.

10:30am - 11:00am

Near Mint

[Repeated from Tuesday 6pm.] Adventures in compulsive record-collecting with obsessive hoarder Robin The Fog. It's a new term here at Resonance, and what better way to celebrate than the first of a two-part Back To School Special, which attempts to demonstrate to our younger listeners that learning can be fun - and sometimes perhaps even a little bit funky. Visit for further information.

11:00am - 11:30am

The Restart Project

[Repeated from Tuesday 1.30pm.] Janet Gunter, Ugo Vallauri and Dave Pickering host a different kind of gadget show, discussing 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. This week they talk about new trends in mobile phone repairs with Alex Perjescu from London repair business Lovefone.

11:30am - 12:00pm

The Workplace

N.N.D. and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. [Repeated Sunday 4.30am.]

12:00pm - 1:00pm

The London Ear

Wide ranging cultural salon hosted by ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson. [Repeated Monday 6am.]

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Talking Africa

A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. This week: South Sudan. Peace continues to elude this conflict-torn East African nation. The latest effort to stabilise the country has collapsed. So, what 'peace plan' will work for South Sudan? [Repeated Tuesday 7am.]

2:00pm - 3:00pm

The Traditional Music Hour

Reg Hall and Kevin Sheils (on alternate weeks) present an informed and judicious selection of recordings of traditional musics from Britain, Ireland and occasionally further afield. [Repeated Monday 12 noon.]

3:00pm - 3:30pm

Records Comic, Curious And Cracked

[Repeated from Tuesday 5.30pm.] An eco-neutral trawl through the unusual records acquired by various means, including even purchase, during an otherwise mostly virtuous lifetime by Jack Thorington.

3:30pm - 4:30pm

The Other Woman

Curated by Ruth Barnes, The Other Woman is a collective representing alternative female artists in music, comedy and performance. This week Ruth is joined for a live session by brooding alt-rocker Madam, plus the best new music from female artists and female fronted bands. Visit for more information. [Repeated Monday 10am.]

4:30pm - 5:30pm

The Opera Hour

Opera singer Richard Scott explores opera through the prism of various themes. Today: The Kids Are Not Alright. Children have been a source of inspiration for opera composers throughout the centuries but they rarely fare well on stage, having to deal with the supernatural, the cruel and even the murderous. Handel, Britten, George Benjamin, Menotti are just a few of the composers willing to put children on stage. Join Richard as he listens in on the fate of the opera's children... [Repeated Monday 2pm.]

5:30pm - 6:00pm

Pull the Plug

Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven. This week: Power from the needle to the plastic... Radiophonic and Radionic radiations emitted by the Polytechnic Youth label, featuring Polypores, M I D D E X, and Groupuscle; another track from Camera's 'Phantom of Liberty' album; and that 'embedded' Dan Wilson bloke who seems to be everywhere these days. Send your new and/or unreleased to Pull the Plug, ResonanceFM, 144 Borough High Street London SE1 1LB or email an mp3 to [Repeated Saturday 11am.]

6:00pm - 6:30pm

Hooting Yard on the Air

Live, out of leftfield fiction with Resonance's prodigious author-in-residence Frank Key. Visit for more information. [Repeated Sunday 7.30pm.]

6:30pm - 7:30pm

From The Road

A series of music, anecdote and insight from legendary manager, record producer, and author Andrew Loog Oldham. Tweet to him @loogoldham. "An entertaining mix of music and rock'n'roll war stories." - The Times. [Repeated Monday 11am.]

7:30pm - 8:00pm

Hot Club du Monde

A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield. [Repeated Wednesday 10.30am.]

8:00pm - 9:00pm

Clear Spot

Sonic Imperfections: Nigel Bryant and Ian Faragher discuss and play music from Map 71, Low Bias, Benedict Drew, Longstone, Some Some Unicorn and others ahead of their next event at The Montague Arms on 13 September which features The Riot Ensemble. [Repeated Friday 9am.]

9:00pm - 10:30pm

Adventures in Music and Sound

New music with The Wire magazine. Visit for more information. Contact [Repeated Sunday 1am.]

10:30pm - 11:00pm


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 for more information. [Repeated Sunday 4.30am.]

11:00pm - 12:00am

Bermuda Triangle Test Transmissions Broadcasts

Live radiophonic interventions with Howard Jacques and Melanie Clifford. Visit for more information. Contact [Repeated Sunday 12am.]

12:00am - 1:00am

Bonanza and Son

[Repeated from Wednesday 4.30pm.] Martyn Bonanza explores Country Music and Americana past, present, and future. This week: new and upcoming Americana, Country and Roots releases from Neil Young, Drive-By Truckers, Woven Hand, The Handsome Family, Sarah Jarosz, Freakwater, Henry Senior Jnr, Al Scorch as well as hot off the press news of upcoming sessions from The Jayhawks and Karl Blau. Visit for more information. Listen on demand:

1:00am - 2:00am

Queer Temporalities

[Repeated from Monday 11pm.] 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.

2:00am - 3:00am

Nana Nicol's Balearic Cosmic Slop

[Repeated from Friday 9pm.] Sarah "Nana" Nicol delves into her trolley bag and pulls out a selection of leftfield disco, edits, and cosmic delights.

3:00am - 4:00am

The Organ presents The Other Rock Show

[Repeated from Sunday 9pm.] Rhythmically other, entertaining, perplexing and unashamedly progressive sounds, playing music that uses unusual time signatures, song structures and dynamics - sounds that break out of Western music's obsession with 4/4. Visit for more information.

4:00am - 4:30am

Gate Kicks

[Repeated from Tuesday 7.30pm.] 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.