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, author Craig Miller discusses his new book, Star Wars Memories: My Time In The (Death Star) Trenches, revealing anecdotes from the making of Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back. Craig reveals who the real 'father of the force' was, various behind-the-scenes stories and the never heard before explanation of the infamous '12 parsecs' discrepancy. 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
[Repeated from Saturday 8.30pm.] 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.
3:00am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Friday 10pm.] Hosted by Johny Brown and Inga Tillere of Band Of Holy Joy. This week: Until We Can't See The Sky – a radio play by Grace Howarth with a live soundscape from Inga Tillere. Featuring Grace Howarth, Tallulah Howarth and James Stephen Finn. For more information visit badpunkradio.tumblr.com, contact email@example.com.
4:00am - 5:00am
Gems from two decades of our archives. This morning: Daddy Says So Time, with Shimmy Rivers and And Canal, from 5 July 2006.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Friday 2.30pm.] A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. This week: What is this thing called love? DJ Hybridist and William English explore love's variants through music and text: older woman, younger man, lost love, the stark reality of love's transience, love for place, the environment, nature, sons and mothers and the ultimate magnificent obsession akin to madness. Hear from RD Laing, Herbie Hancock, Anne Sexton, Abby Lincoln, Simone de Beauvoir, Claude Lanzmann, Nick Cave, Blue Nile, Roland Barthes, Laura Nyro, Erwin Mortier, Mandy Patinkin, Patrick McGuinness, Pharoah Saunders and Marc Ribot.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Friday 9am.] Global environmental news with Alex Smith. This week: Exploring Darkness by Land and Sea. Dr. Kerry Bowman comes from the front lines – he was quarantined in the Toronto SAARS outbreak. In the Congo, Kerry found endangered apes traded to Asia, and was in the Amazon to report the great fires of 2019. Then: why are dead zones growing in the ocean? UK expert Sabine Lengger joins us to explore the dark life in the sea. Visit ecoshock.org/ for more information. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 1.30pm.] Mundele Mafuta presents classic dance music of the two Congos.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 6.30pm.] DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive global music show from London. This week: Fuego Y Agua! The brilliant London Lucumi Choir showcase their new album, Fire and Water, featuring songs and percussion from the Orisha spiritual tradition and other Afro Cuban genres.
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: Melissa Harrison on her latest novel, All Among The Barley. 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.
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Magazine programme with Tim Hamilton, addressing issues which affect pensioners across London. This week: The National Pensioners’ Convention is calling on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to keep his pre-election promise and retain free TV licences for the over 75s. Plus the Convention reports, "tens of thousands more could die if the new social care plan is not implemented soon" and highlights the campaign to seek help with aiding mental health. Produced by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly. [Repeated Sunday 2pm.]
2:00pm - 2:30pm
[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: Breaking Out of the Bubble take over this week. Hear how they help fellow adults with learning difficulties do what they want to do. Their activities include afternoon teas, clubbing adventures and a weekly art club. Listen carefully, they might be singing along again! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
2:30pm - 3:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 3.30pm.] A discussion of art from the past and the present with Anna Gammans. This week: Tutankhamun Part 2. Anna explores what was considered ‘art’ to the Ancient Egyptians before the first part of her interview with artist Kate Daudy. Kate speaks about her multimedia exhibition, It Wasn’t That At All, currently on display alongside Tutankhamun: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh at the Saatchi Gallery. To view any images discussed or to get in touch visit facebook.com/theartthenandnowshow.
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: music from drummer Dan Humair, The Jazz Hip Trio, Morricone, film music covers from another drummer Roy Haynes, and a very odd version of 'Nature Boy' which was the opening cue for Joseph Losey’s Boy With Green Hair. Visit www.trunkrecords.com for more information. Email email@example.com.
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Journey around the world with travel hungry record collector Jamal and experience ethereal music spanning cosmic soul, global funk and spiritual jazz. You'll explore far off and far out places all from the comfort of your own sanctuary. This week we'll be listening to sounds from Turkey, Persia and the Middle East. Find Jamal on Mixcloud, Facebook and Instagram. [Repeats 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 guests are Southwark News' Arts Editor Michael Holland and Nunhead campaigner and American Radio Listener Representative Laura Synthesis. 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
Radio Oumaumua by Six Organs of Admittance. When the Oumuamua Asteroid (which was actually a spacecraft) flew through our solar system, it turned its sensors toward Earth and these were the transmissions it picked up, as heard through the spacecraft's onboard computers. Includes songs from the recent 'Companion Rises' (Drag City) album, music from Ben Chasny's record collection and unreleased electronic jams. [Repeats 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. [Repeated Thursday 9am.]
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 Saturday 11pm.]