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. For more info visit Facebook and soundcloud.com/dmwsound. [Repeated Sunday 2.30am.]
1:00am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Friday 11pm.] Renowned Australian soundtrack theorist Philip Brophy presents 90 minutes of loud and luscious soundtrack dynamite. Featuring five strains of film music: Electronic Soundscapes; Big Beat Jive; Hard Rock Freak-Out; Funked-Up Grooves; and Atomic Atonality. In all cases, great tracks that speak for themselves!
2:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 12pm.] Upbeat, eclectic live music show hosted by deXter Bentley. 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. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 7pm.] 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.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] 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.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 12pm.] Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era. This week: Paul Murphy – described by Gilles Peterson as "The original messenger of jazz who found almost every dancefloor classic" – talks us through his superb compilation The Jazz Room. For further information visit @btfoshizzle on Twitter and find playlists at Ben Thompson's Facebook page.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 6.30pm.] Debbie Golt takes African music and wider arts and culture as her starting point. This week, Debbie welcomes One Jah – Maurice Nwokeji – back to talk about his remarkable film of childhood in Biafra and his Album Launch/Earthday event at Richmix on 17 January 2020. Visit outerglobe.co.uk for more information. Tweet to @outerglobe.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 1pm.] A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. This week: Women of the Central Africa sub-region urged to challenge barriers into leadership and decision-making roles. Angele Makombo, a member of the social and economic council of the Democratic Republic of the Congo shares her thoughts with Sonny. See mixcloud.com/talkingafrica for more Talking Africa shows.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] An audio supplement to Art Monthly magazine, broadcast on the second Monday of each month. Today: Amna Malik on the archive of Palestinian photographer Hani Jawharieh, Lizzie Homersham on what forces have changed conditions of intimacy, Elisa Adami reviews Anne Boyer’s new book The Undying, and Vera Mey covers the recent Berwick Film and Media Arts Festival. First broadcast 9 December 2019.
11:30am - 12:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 7.30pm.] A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield.
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Crucial Peruvian music selections from Mamá Calor's vinyl collection spanning Festejo, Marinera, Música Criolla and Icaros, plus insights from legendary music anthropologist Kamilo Riveros Vasquez. [Repeated Friday 8am.]
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Recipes in sound from Mama Dolores, Mistress of the Deep Soul Kitchen. [Repeated Sunday 4.30am.]
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Laura Pradelska and Lara Fraser share their international cultural interests, stemming from their respective careers as actor and producer as well as their joint DJ career as The Lallas. [Repeated Sunday 5pm.]
2:30pm - 3:00pm
[Repeated from Saturday 6.30pm.] 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.
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Carole Finer presents a range of live music guests, ranging from the English modernist avant-garde to bluegrass and sometimes field recordings from her travels round the world. [Repeated Thursday 6am.]
4:00pm - 5:00pm
A weekly arts magazine show in which filmmaker Henry Scott-Irvine looks at independent cinema, music and arts. This week: London based indie label Blow Up Records, whose legendary Blow Up club night was cited as the catalyst and birth place of the 90s Brit Pop scene. [Repeated Sunday 11am.]
5:00pm - 5:30pm
Janet Gunter, Ugo Vallauri and Dave Pickering (of Getting Better Acquainted) 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. In this episode, Dave interviews Norwegian repair professional Henrik Huseby about his court battle against Apple which will reach Norway’s Supreme Court next year. [Repeated Thursday 3pm.]
5:30pm - 6:00pm
An eco-neutral trawl through the unusual records acquired by various means, including even purchase, during an otherwise mostly virtuous lifetime by Jack Thorington. [Repeated Thursday 7am.]
6:00pm - 6:30pm
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. [Repeated Saturday 8pm.]
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Award-winning LGBTQI magazine show produced by comedian Rosie Wilby and hosted by Stewart Who and Sophia Blackwell. This week: Stewart chats to author Philip Hensher and actor Dickie Beau. DJ Jo Public selects the queer tunes. Follow @outsthlondon for more info. [Repeated Sunday 10am.]
7:30pm - 8:00pm
Will Hall presents 30 minutes of forgotten, underrated and underappreciated pop and folk music from across the world. International scenes are at home alongside outsider musics, demos and covers, film and game soundtracks, and long-lost rarities in this decentred selection. Follow @digthattreasure on Instagram. [Repeated Thursday 7.30am.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Archeology of the Ear. Chris Cundy looks at musical connections to historic places and historic objects - in this instance, at a cider jug from Winchcombe Pottery, Gloucestershire, where the composer Cornelius Cardew was born in 1936. With contributions from Gwenno Saunders, Adam Horovitz, Matt Grimmitt, Mark Sanders and Dominic Lash. [Repeats Wednesday 10am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE and George Lionel Barker. [Repeated Sunday 5am.]
10:00pm - 10:30pm
A weekly show dedicated to the phenomenon that is K-pop! Korean presenter Keissi takes you on a journey through different times in a context of K-pop - Korean pop music for those not up to speed - from the 1990s to the present day. For more information visit K-Pop Journey on Facebook. [Repeated Thursday 4pm.]