1:00am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Friday 5.30pm.] A showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent. Tonight: new records received in October 2019. Venta Protestix, Daniel Spicer, Still Und Dunkel, Daimon, Gabriele Mitelli, Alex McKechnie, Roland Bucher, Anthropology Band, MME Duo, Laura Agnusdei, Creme De Hassan, Simon Grab, heArt Ensemble, and Land Of Kush. Visit thesoundprojector.com/radio-show/ for more information.
3:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 10.30pm.] 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. This week: Show 767, from Radio Panik: “ça déménage (It’s moving)” by Alerte Niveau 5, a collective created after the 2016 Brussels bombings as an independent and uncontrolled mean of expression, as a recurrent collective work mixing experimental and creative writing, music and sound effects. Visit radia.fm for more information.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 3pm.] French underground, synth and progressive music of the 1970s, presented by Warren Hatter. This week: tracks from the parts of the French 70s underground that are the most identifiable as prog – progressive music.Tweet to @frenchrocksampler.
8:00am - 9:00am
[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 Balling The Jack on Facebook. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
9:00am - 10:00am
Interviews with a wide range of alternative thinkers by the Los Angeles-based investigator of anomalous phenomena. Today: X-Files actor Dean Haglund and Rob discuss the X-Files' unforgettable plot lines and the behind the scenes stories of creator Chris Carter and his spin-off show, The Lone Gunman. Visit robsimone.com/ for more information. [Repeated Monday 12am.]
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 8pm.] A new episode of Trail Mix[ED], an ecological show about art by artist, pedestrian and writer Bram Thomas Arnold. Today: "A Transect for Trelowarren draws a line on a map, connecting one institution to another; the Environment and Sustainability Institute at the University of Exeter to the Trelowarren Estate on the Lizard Peninsula, which is in the early stages of a re/wilding program. Over the summer I walked and talked the transect into being in collaboration with a transdiscipliniary team of researchers comprised of ecologists, geologists, cultural geographers and environmental scientists from the ESI. This radio show dissects some of what happened and introduces an evolving archive of materials of these encounters and research."
11:00am - 12:00pm
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. For further information and general waffle, contact email@example.com. [Repeated Saturday 7am.]
1:00pm - 1:30pm
[Repeated from Monday 6pm.] Adventures in radio art and radio feature, produced by Martin Williams.
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Introduced by bass player and storyteller LM Dubz, and produced by people with learning disabilities at the Gate Arts 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. [Repeated Friday 3.30am.]
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson. Today: Working at the very edge of contemporaneity, Ben convenes the All-Stars –Paul Shearsmith (trumpet), Dave Black (electric guitar), Graham Davis (synth), and Ian Stone (double bass) – to respond in real time to his skittering, doom-laden Splash 'n' Klang and the Automatic Advent Poetry of Iris Watson and Ben Moran Healy, who are both writing a poem a day until Christmas. [Repeated Saturday 3.30am.]
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Recorded by Heiko Khoo, The Speakers’ Corner show goes to the heart of political, social and cultural issues of the day. It features Speakers’ Corner regulars, special reports and interviews, and observes at the life and times of the world’s oldest and most famous platform for free speech. [Repeated Friday 4am.]
4:00pm - 4:30pm
[Repeated from Friday 5pm.] Zoe Baxter discusses the practice and lives of a wide range of choreographers in a six part series featuring dance practitioners across the generations. Commissioned by The Choreographer's Gallery.
4:30pm - 5:30pm
An on-going audio autobiography from the punk and post-punk legend that is Spizz. This week's guest is American artist Tom Estes who has been involved in group art shows alongside Spizz in London and Venice. For more information visit the Spizzenergi Facebook page. Tweet to @spizzenergi. [Repeated Saturday 8am.]
5:30pm - 6:30pm
A monthly exploration of current affairs and new technology with Peter Warren. [Repeated Friday 2.30am.]
7:30pm - 8:00pm
Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte". [Repeated Friday 2pm.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Do you find yourself stuck in the same channels? Unable to break out of the echo-chamber of your media consumption and worldview? Transmitter is here to cut through the noise. Lucia Scazzocchio from Social Broadcasts scans the digital soundscape every other month to bring you original sounds, new voices and archive treasures. Episode 5 is dedicated to stories, featuring tall tales, short tales and everything in between tales. We hear a dark yarn about a violin made of bones from The Embers Collective; a nostalgic moment down the boozer with Arthur Berry’s Lament for the Last Pubs of Burslem; we travel further a field to Uganda’s Punishment Island with local writer Masembe; and finally an Irish folk tale from Kevin C Olohan’s Fireside podcast. [Repeated Thursday 10am.]
9:00pm - 9:30pm
Friends Leonore Schick and Soila Apparicio like to make private conversations public. They discuss art, activism and women’s issues, often with special guests and friends. For more information visit acast.com/veryloosewomen or follow them on Twitter at @VLWRadio. [Repeated Saturday 10.30pm.]
9:30pm - 10:30pm
The Earl of Killorglin and Andrew Scott-Bolton of Club Integral - London's long-running "home to the uncategorisable" - preview its upcoming concerts in London. [Repeated Friday 12am.]
11:00pm - 12:00am
Contemporary Native American and First Nations music from a wide range of indigenous musicians in North America, selected by multi-disciplinary sculptor Andrew Graves-Johnston (aka DJ Droid), who first came across it when researching the Standing Rock protests of 2016/17. Visit facebook.com/turtleislandradio for more information. [Repeated Saturday 12.30am.]