12:30am - 1:30am
[Repeated from Wednesday 11pm.] 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.
1:30am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Friday 12pm.] Anthony Chalmers, promoter of Baba Yaga's Hut, presents a wide variety of music from Krautrock, 60’s psych and crime-jazz to baile-funk, progressive rock, blaxploitation soundtracks, no-wave disco, ghetto-tech and free noise. For more information visit Baba Yaga's Hut Facebook page.
3:30am - 4:30am
[Repeated from Wednesday 2pm.] Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson. This week: Return to live performance. The core All-Stars (Out To Lunch - mouthnoise, piano, Splash 'n' Klang, words; Paul Shearsmith - trumpet, squeakers, Baliphone, Jew's harp, tubular bell et al; Graham Davis - synth; Dave Black - electric guitar; Peter Baxter - tabletop interventions; Guy Evans - drumkit) convene in order to examine groove in the light of chance and musicianship in the light of everyday life. And watch out for "the halftime single"!
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 11am.] Comedians Matthew Highton and Joz Norris alternate their famous brand of silly chat and exciting guests with tracks from the Roger Waters album Radio K.A.O.S.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 11am.] 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.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 4.30pm.] An on-going audio autobiography from the punk and post-punk legend that is Spizz. This week’s guest is Simon Birrell, winner of “Win a night out with Spizz” competition back in 1987 and now a PhD student in robotics and AI, plus CTO in a digital marketing startup. For more information visit the Spizzenergi Facebook page. Tweet to @spizzenergi.
9:00am - 9:30am
[Repeated from Monday 11am.] 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: David Stubbs on his latest book Mars by 1980. Visit littleatoms.com for more information. Tweet to @littleatoms. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
9:30am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Monday 6.30pm.] 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. Visit http://www.lewisschaffer.co.uk/radio for more information.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Monday 7pm.] 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.
11:30am - 12:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 6pm.] In the month of what would have been his 60th birthday, we present a classic episode of the late Frank Key's live literary monologues.
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Upbeat, eclectic live music show hosted by deXter Bentley. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information. Today: Eugene Coyne and Mish Rah. South London-based singer-songwriter Eugene Coyne offers up a witchy mix of hard rock glyphs and acid folk hallucination, pastoral but with an underlying threat of 'pug' rock ultra-violence. Plus, Mish Rah's East meets West cultural crossover folk-rock music. [Repeated Tuesday 2.30am.]
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Mundele Mafuta presents classic dance music of the two Congos. [Repeated Monday 7am.]
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. Today: Social historian and media writer Stephen Bourne presents his book 'Playing Gay in the Golden Age of British TV' and looks at issues of sexual identity as part of television viewing through the changing cultural decades. Armchair favourites, soaps and comedies such as Dad's Army, Crossroads,Doctor Who and Steptoe and Son are discussed alongside deliberately groundbreaking productions including Rock Follies and Play for Today. For more information see thenewsagents.blogspot.co.uk. [Repeated Tuesday 6am.]
3:30pm - 4:30pm
An oral history of UK Reggae sound system culture. Interviews with sound men and women from the UK scene. Presented and produced by Zoë Baxter. This week: DJ, producer, broadcaster and sound system owner Young Warrior joins Zoë to tell us his sound system stories. Young Warrior is son of the historic dub legend Jah Shaka. Playing out for numerous years all over Europe he has developed his own unique sound generating a following all over the globe. Archived Sound System Stories programmes can be found at mixcloud.com/luckycatzoe. [Repeated Friday 5am.]
4:30pm - 6:30pm
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: The OST is back for 2020 and we begin with a show of new music that has landed as well as soundtracks based on the three books Jonny read over the festive period. Visit www.trunkrecords.com for more information. Email email@example.com. [Repeated Monday 3pm.]
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Nick Hennegan explores the literary life of London and celebrates the popular cultural life and literary history of the city. In the first show of the new year, Nick celebrates the life of T.S. Eliot, with readings and some music from the new film, Cats. For more information visit LondonLiteraryPubCrawl.com. [Repeated Tuesday 2.30pm.]
7:00pm - 8:00pm
The :zoviet * france: radio show. Today: Machine Treasure. This edition features new releases by Machinefabriek and Stéphane Marin amongst nonpareil by RG Rough & Lea Claessens, Danny Clay & Matt Atkins, A Sphere of Simple Green, M. S. Waldron/Steven Stapleton/Sigtryggur Berg Sigmarsson/Jim Haynes/R. K. Faulhaber, Chronophotic, Hideyuki Kuromiya, Periskop, Miquel Parera Jaques, Matreya, Meho, and Harold Budd. [Repeated Tuesday 5am.]
8:00pm - 8:30pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 6pm.] An exploration of the sounds and influences of south London music scenes with an emphasis on younger, newer artists. With Walter Lockwood, Theo Murchie and Louis Hudd playing the music that soundtracks their youth.
8:30pm - 9:30pm
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. [Repeated Monday 2am.]
10:30pm - 11:00pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 10.30pm.] 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.
11:00pm - 12:00am
An episode of "Graphic Design on the Radio" from 27 April 2007: Adrian Shaughnessy is in conversation with designer Vaughan Oliver, who died in December 2019 (RIP). [Repeated Sunday 3pm.]
12:00am - 1:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 11pm.] Presented and mixed by DJ BPM and Sharon-Rose (on alternate weeks), showcasing Grime classics, unreleased promos and new releases. This week: In her first show of 2020, Sharon-Rose features new music from Frankie StayWoke, Filthy Gears, Tommy B, Jamakabi, Footsie and Spooky Bizzle. Listen to archive shows on Mixcloud. Twitter: @sharonrose__.