12:00am - 1:00am

Is Black Music

Is Black Music is the world's first and longest running Alternative Black music radio show, hosted by Art Terry. This week: In honor of Woman's History Month Is Black music will be highlighting women of Black music, with a focus on African American women involved in the alternative Black music scene. Artist featured include Mantana Roberts, Georgia Ann Muldrow and Jangle Monae. Cheating, lies and good times, that's what the blues is made of. [Repeated Sunday 3.30am.]

1:00am - 2:30am

The Sound Projector Radio Show

[Repeated from Friday 5.30pm.] An "aural appendix" to The Sound Projector Music Magazine, presented by Ed Pinsent. Tonight: new records by Sun Plexus, Stray Dogs, Kjetil Jerve with Jimmy Halperin and Drew Gress, Synchre, and Earth Tongues. Plus tracks from the recently-reissued "AK Musick" LP, a 1972 curio of obscure improvised music from Germany. Visit thesoundprojector.com/radio-show/ for more information.

2:30am - 4:00am

Sine of the Times

[Repeated from Saturday 9.30pm.] Rita Maia presents the underground of new electronic and dance music. Visit mixcloud.com/RitaMaia/ for archived shows.

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 mixcloud.com/FlomotionRadio/ and keep in touch via Twitter at @nickluscombe and @flomotion_radio.

5:00am - 6:00am


[Repeated from Sunday 11pm.] The best from a world of field recordings, curated by Patrick McGinley. This edition of framework:afield has been produced in Belgium by Vincent Duseigne, using recordings made in abandoned mines in 2016. For more of his work see his website at http://tchorski.morkitu.org. Visit frameworkradio.net for more information. Contact info@frameworkradio.net.

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 ballingthejack1@gmail.com.

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 LondonLiteraryPubCrawl.com.

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.] A radio mix of his own works by Latvian beatmaker Oriole, one of the artists supported by SHAPE at the Skaņu Mežs festival. Oriole is one of the Dirty Deal Audio collective, a veteran of festivals in Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Finland and Norway.

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. On this week's show we'll investigate the music of Adolf “Dol” Dauber, a composer and bandleader who might well be described as “the Czech Paul Whiteman”. A graduate of the Bucharest Conservatory Dauber's repertoire combined light classical works with the tango, jazz and Jewish liturgical music and his orchestra enjoyed great popularity throughout mitteleuropa until the German annexation of Czechoslovakia in 1939.

11:00am - 12:00pm

Intoxica Radio HourHighlight

New series! 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. This edition's featured artists are The Seeds. For further information and general waffle, contact intoxica@intoxica.co.uk. [Repeated Sunday 5am.]

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Farside Radio

Music from the catalogues of Far Side Music, the world's primary source for East Asian sounds, presented by Paul Fisher. Visit farsidemusic.com/ 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: 'Female creativity in East London'. 'Where News Meets Arts': A hybrid show curated by Jude Cowan Montague
51%RememberHer is an inaugural exhibition with over 100 women artists featuring sculpture, painting, animation and installation in the atmospheric Tower Gallery, Plaistow. Artists Sarah Sparkes and Rachael House talk about the unique art on show which ranges from feminist disco to reimagining history and the paranormal with curator/artist Rebecca Feiner. Plus Dr Phil Hammond discusses how comedy can help the NHS.

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Late Lunch with Out to Lunch

Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson. [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 this eighteenth broadcast we hear from Marcel Cobussen, Professor of Auditory Culture at Leiden University, The Netherlands,and editor of the Journal of Sonic Studies, who will be considering music from its silence and its space and debate the need for dialogue and an ethics of listening. Visit listeningacrossdisciplines.net 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. This week: A live session and interview with Nadine Khouri playing songs from her Rough Trade album of the week 'The Salted Air'. Plus we have a competition to win tickets to see Jonny Fritz and Joshua Hedley at The Moth Club, Hackney and as always we spin the best of all the latest and upcoming Cosmic American music, Country, Americana and Roots release. Visit bonanzablues.blogspot.co.uk for more information. Listen on demand: mixcloud.com/bonanza-son. [Repeated Friday 12am.]

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Electric SheepHighlight

A monthly exploration of film and pop culture by Electric Sheep Magazine editor in chief Virginie Sélavy and assistant editor Alex Fitch. This month: A Women-In-Horror Special'. editor Virginie Selavy talks to Nicole McControversy, director of the Boston Underground Film Festival, Kat Ellinger, editor in chief of horror magazine Diabolique, and Brazilian-born actress and producer Marcia do Vales. Plus tunes by gutsy ladies, including Tina Turner and Prentice Moreland. [Repeated Sunday 6am.]

6:30pm - 7:30pm

A World In London

DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive global music show from London. This week: Afro Brazilian percussion, by feisty female band Let Drum Beat. [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

Clear SpotHighlight

'Armchair Road Trip'. A soundtrack to road trips they haven't made, compiled from calls to strangers and audio stolen from the airwaves by presenters Ruby Quince and Stuart Beckwith. Tonight's musically driven tour is told through a cast of Portland characters, combining their experience and recommendations to form a diverse, personal view of the city from the inside. See www.NonDef.com 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: Sound artist and composer Michel Banabila offers a mix of his own and other works. For full playlist and for instrumentalists and poets performing with Banabila, see sixpillars.org. Visit sixpillars.org for more information. [Repeated Friday 3.30pm.]

10:30pm - 11:00pm

Very Loose WomenHighlight

Emma Grinfeld and Leonore Schick discuss young women’s issues. This week: Theorist and writer Tristam Vivian Adams joins Leo and Katherine to discuss his book The Psychopath Factory: How Capitalism Organises Empathy, and how psychopathic behaviour and characteristics are rendered in filmic and televisual "femme fatales". Central to Tristam's writing is the argument that the modern, working world is conditioning our empathy to an alarming degree, whether in dialling up our empathetic response to excel at customer care or by putting empathy to one side in order to meet a quota or deadline. If you've ever told someone to have a nice day, and not meant it in the slightest, this is the programme for you. For more information visit acast.com/veryloosewomen or follow them on Twitter at @VLWRadio. [Repeated Friday 4.30am.]

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.]