12:00am - 1:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 9am.] Interviews with a wide range of alternative thinkers by the Los Angeles-based investigator of anomalous phenomena. This week: Bill Homann, owner of the world-famous Mitchell-Hedges crystal skull discusses its discovery, legacy, and how its creation remains a mystery, despite serious scientific scrutiny. Visit robsimone.com/ for more information.
1:00am - 2:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 3.30am.] Ambient music selected by Miguel Santos to help night owls relax.
2:00am - 3:00am
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. From pounding, pulsating techno jams to slow, chuggy, mesmerising soundscapes designed for the early hours of the morning... [Repeated Saturday 5am.]
3:00am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Friday 10pm.] Hosted by Johny Brown and Inga Tillere of Band Of Holy Joy. This week: Part 2 of Liminality Storytellers featuring Field Notes, Extractor Fan, Luke Jordan, Disintegrating Voices. For more information visit badpunkradio.tumblr.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
4:00am - 5:00am
[Repeated from Friday 12am.] Producers and music heads, Ralph HJ and Charlie Mills play the music you may have missed in an hour of curated, genre-focused music. This week’s show is packed with music from the last 6 months, with tracks from Tyler the Creator, Flying Lotus, Special Request and dlf77.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Friday 2:30pm.] A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. This week: Whistling through Dixie, and Sunday Only: evocative Argo recordings of American steam locomotives; Travelogue by Herbert Distel; Slow Train by Charles Hayward and other train tracks by Beryl Bryden and Ken Colyer.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Friday 9am.] Global environmental news with Alex Smith. This week: When crazy weather goes on and on, we worry "Is this the way it's going to be now?" Climate scientist Paul Beckwith says there is no new normal. We should expect extremes, swings, and surprises as the world warms. But first meteorologist Richard Rood (University of Michigan) explains the developing bridge between disaster weather and climate change. Visit https://www.ecoshock.org for more information.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 1.30pm.] Mundele Mafuta presents classic dance music from the two Congos.
11:00am - 11:30am
A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny. Each show features guests from the worlds of science or the arts in conversation. This week: Nathaniel Rich on his latest book Losing Earth – The Decade We Could Have Stopped Climate Change. Visit littleatoms.com for more information. Tweet to @littleatoms. Contact email@example.com. [Repeated Saturday 9am.]
12:00pm - 1:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 2pm.] 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. This week: In the second programme featuring American collector Alan Lomax's "Southern Journey" field recordings from 1959/60 Kevin will play tracks from the final seven CDs in the series.
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Magazine programme with Tim Hamilton, addressing issues which affect pensioners across London. This week: the BBC, forced by the government to take over funding the over-75s’ TV licence, is set to means-test the free TV licence. Age UK highlights around £3 billion of Pension Credit was unclaimed in 2016/17 and we see that this would easily cover the cost a year of providing the free TV licence for all over-75s. Plus Jan Shortt of the National Pensioners Convention (NPC) responds: “Pensioner poverty is now increasing and the BBC has the bare faced cheek to call this fair. It’s an absolute disgrace.” Produced by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly. [Repeated Sunday 2pm.]
2:30pm - 3:00pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 3.30pm.] Abs Tripp from DASL (Disability Advice Service Lambeth) discusses how music fires people up to jump higher, ride further and shout louder. This week People First Lambeth talk about people with learning difficulties having the power and confidence to have freedom in their lives, with music chosen by students from Orchard Hill College. Plus interviewing Kate Pieroudis from the Social Care Institute for Excellence about their co-production festival Sharing Power on 4th July. Contact Abs at www.disabilitylambeth.org.uk or Tweet to @showsmashing.
3:00pm - 5:00pm
[Repeated from Saturday 4.30pm.] Presented by Jonny Trunk, The OST Show is the only show anywhere dedicated to film music, TV music, library music and related recordings. This week: Jonny has been shopping again. Hopefully his new purchases will arrive in time for the show today, if not, he can easily fall back on the exciting re-press of Marion Brown’s OST to Le Temps Fou. Visit www.trunkrecords.com for more information. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
5:00pm - 6:00pm
An exploration of mood, memory, music and the city of London with menswear designer Simon Carter and Dalhousie founder Derek Taylor. Simon's guest this week is poet, writer and Londoner Nick Eisen who will be sharing his four key note pieces of music, and reading one of his best known works. [Repeated Friday 6am.]
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Fari Bradley focuses on choice contemporary Middle Eastern, North African and South Asian sound, art and culture. This week: Dark Morph – The So(ng)qe/Tovuto Kyrrahafið Sound Field. On view until 30 June 2019 at The Ocean Space as part of Venice Biennial, this sound installation is by Dark Morph, the newly formed duo of composer Carl Michael von Hausswolff and musician and vocalist Jónsi of Sigur Rós. The So(ng)qe/Tovuto Kyrrahafið Sound Field synthesizes diffracting patterns of sound waves with ocean waves, the sounds of whales, fish, crustaceans, and the wind recorded during Dark Morph’s expedition with The Ocean Space organisers the TBA21–Academy, to Fiji, South Pacific. We asked the duo, in a time of more urgent deconstructions of nationalism, how Icelandic the final sound was and how it is influenced by the lack of daylight in winter months. Visit sixpillars.org for more information. Tweet to @6pillars. [Repeated Wednesday 1pm.]
6:30pm - 7:00pm
A programme for the American community in Nunhead, south east London, presented by New York comic Lewis Schaffer and co-hosted by American economist Lisa Moyle, with musical accompaniment by The Relatives. Today's guest is local Nunhead celebrity DJ Will Nicol of Northern Soul Rave Patrol. Visit http://www.lewisschaffer.co.uk/radio for more information. [Repeated Saturday 9.30am.]
7:00pm - 8:00pm
An hour-long celebration of everything that's great about videogames. Hosted by Ste Curran, Simon Byron and Ann Scantlebury, the show features the latest news, reviews and gossip from the world of gaming, usually with a studio guest. You don't need to be a gaming expert to appreciate the show - One Life Left offers something for everyone, whether you are a hardcore League of Legends player or someone who's occasionally loaded up Candy Crush. Visit onelifeleft.com for more information. [Repeated Saturday 10am.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Tango by the Bridge: Nevenka Ludzik and guests discuss the Tango scene in London. Clive Davison and Thomas Keene walk us through the evolution of this music genre and teach us how to appreciate the different instruments which characterise each era of Tango, as well as the beats and emotions arising from each style. Anita Van Der Watering, professional contemporary and Tango dancer, tells us about her community projects using dance as a therapeutic art and unveils the plethora of benefits for our physical, mental and social well being. And Antonio Riva, dancer and teacher, tells us about his class and the London Bridge Tango community. [Repeated Tuesday 10am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Dr. Stu and his expert guests dance around hedge funds, markets, the economy and wider world with psychedelic sounds and poetry. Master Engineer: Chris Dixon. [Repeated Thursday 9am.]
10:00pm - 11:00pm
Polifony, with Kristopher Winter, is a monthly programme dedicated to the exploration of Eastern European culture, showcasing a selection of recordings from Slavic roots, old time music, folk, electro-acoustic, sound designed literature readings, soundscapes, experimental, electronic, yass, film soundtracks, classical, contemporary to avant-garde music from Poland and all points East. This month, Kristopher presents a ‘discore’ of slavic techno boogie. An hour of heavy and relentless floor stomping industrial brain dance. Disclaimer: This programme could cause you sleep deprivation! For more information visit Facebook. Listen to previous shows on Mixcloud. [Repeated Sunday 6am.]
11:00pm - 12:00am
Ben Noble explores the global melting pot, sharing his favourite new jazz-influenced music from around the world. From Japanese funk to Canadian soul, from Portuguese Fado to Taureg Desert Blues, the global music scene owes a lot to jazz. With our own jazz explosion happening right now in the UK, what better time to look outward and explore the influence of jazz in global music genres, with an hour of brand new releases every week. [Repeated Sunday 8am.]
12:00am - 1:00am
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. This week's special guest mix is from REPULSION. For more info visit Facebook and https://soundcloud.com/dmwsound. [Repeated Sunday 2.30am.]