12:00am - 1:00am
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.]
2:30am - 3:30am
[Repeated from Sunday 8pm.] A genre free music show produced and presented by Paul Jackson. Each track connects to the following in a running order that switches between musical styles, dates and audio quality – often leading to strange and unlikely musical pairings. Visit black2comm.com for more information.
3:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 1.30pm.] Master J in a live debate about all the biggest arts news this week. Today: Master J is joined by West End's Karen Holmes, author Anette Pollner, singer-songwriter Ben Gad-Briggs, and record producer Akara Etteh. There may be humour, there may be fun, and chances are that by the end of the show there may be guests who won’t be speaking to each other. For more information visit Master J on Facebook.
4:00am - 5:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 4pm.] Taking Tom Waits' description to heart - “Dylan is a planet to be explored” - Laura Tenschert presents a series dedicated to the planet that is Bob Dylan and his musical and cultural orbit. For more information visit www.definitelydylan.com.
6:00am - 6:45am
[Repeated from Tuesday 3pm.] 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. This week Carole plays recordings made at this year’s Gainsborough Old Time Music and Dance Festival: songs, string bands, flat footing and jam sessions.
7:00am - 7:30am
[Repeated from Tuesday 5.30pm.] An eco-neutral trawl through the unusual records acquired by various means, including even purchase, during an otherwise mostly virtuous lifetime by Jack Thorington.
7:30am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 7.30pm.] 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.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 9pm.] Marina Anthony presents rhythmically other, entertaining, perplexing and unashamedly progressive sounds, playing music that uses unusual time signatures, song structures and dynamics - sounds that break out of Western music's peculiar obsession with 4/4. Visit otherrockshow.wordpress.com for more information.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Monday 9pm.] Dr. Stu and his expert guests dance around hedge funds, markets, the economy and wider world with psychedelic sounds and poetry.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 8pm.] A monthly show about the Latin American and Spanish literary world, presented by Silvia Röthlisberger. This month, Silvia talks to three poets: Xaviera Ringeling from Chile, Ana Maria Reyes from Venezuela and Karlina Veras from The Dominican Republic. Visit literarysouth.org for more information.
11:00am - 12:00pm
Interviews and informed portraits of contemporary American musicians with our stateside correspondent Gianluca Tramontana. This week: To celebrate what would have been Fat’s Domino’s 92nd birthday, Gianluca invites Fats Domino's award-winning biographer Rick Coleman to talk us through what made Domino's music so groundbreaking. Also involved is New Orleans-based pianist Jon Cleary, and a special appearance by George Porter Jr. from legendary New Orleans funk band The Meters.
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era. This week, official London Ear new releases czar Matt Thorne makes his first intervention of the decade. For further information visit @btfoshizzle on Twitter and find playlists at Ben Thompson's Facebook page. [Repeated Tuesday 7am.]
1:00pm - 2:00pm
A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. This week: Epic-Africa, an organisation that "seeks to enhance philanthropic impact in Africa" discusses their State of African CSOs 2019 report. First broadcast 6 February 2020. See mixcloud.com/talkingafrica for more Talking Africa shows. [Repeated Tuesday 9am.]
2:00pm - 3:00pm
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. [Repeated Monday 12pm.]
3:00pm - 3:30pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 5pm.] A monthly show celebrating the richness of children's books, hosted by Louise Lamont, Imogen Russell Williams and Jack Noel. This year's Costa winner Jasbinder Bilan joins us with her editor Kesia Lupo to relive her triumph and review this month's releases. Visit http://dtrhradio.com for more information. Tweet @dtrhradio.
3:30pm - 4:00pm
A discussion of art from the past and the present with Anna Gammans. This week: The Psychology of Colour. Anna speaks about the psychological meaning behind the three primary colours before interviewing artist Aaron Kaveh Ossia about the use of colour in his work. To get in touch visit Instagram @annagammansart or Facebook theartthenandnowshow. [Repeated Monday 2.30pm.]
4:00pm - 4:30pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 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.
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Frank Watson examines the relationship between photography and sound. This week Frank talks with Patrick Fry about his book Brick Index. He speaks about his and others fascination for the world of bricks, the history and collection of this overlooked subject, as well as the intricacies of photographing them. Patrick is an independent publisher and graphic designer making books from unexpected or overlooked archives and collections at www.centrecentre.co.uk. First broadcast 17 October 2019. For info visit http://thesoundofphotography.com/. [Repeated Friday 7am.]
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Debbie Golt takes African music and wider arts and culture as her starting point. This week Debbie talks to lecturer turned musician Anderson Loa, who decided it was time to encourage fellow Africans to wake up and make real changes for the better through his music, and artist-manager Alex Akoman both from Cote D'Ivoire. Visit outerglobe.co.uk for more information. Tweet to @outerglobe. [Repeated Tuesday 8am.]
7:30pm - 8:00pm
A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield. [Repeated Tuesday 11.30am.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Walking with Sebald: Austerlitz and the East End (Part 2). In this two-part programme Patrick Bernard follows in the footsteps of W. G. Sebald and his eponymous character Austerlitz as he explores the East End of London with poet Stephen Watts. They are joined by Nadia Valman and David Anderson from Queen Mary University of London as they visit many of the locations in the novel to uncover the layers of history hidden beneath the surface of the city and Sebald's text. In this episode Patrick and his guests walk from Alderney Road – where Austerlitz lives in the novel and also home to the oldest Ashkenazi Jewish cemetery in the UK – to Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park behind St. Clement's Hospital where Sebald's character spends a long period of recovery. Follow our progress at walkingwithsebald.wordpress.com/. Sound recorded by Milo Thesiger-Meacham and photography by Karen Lacey-Holder. Thanks to Leonard Shear of the United Synagogue. [Repeats Friday 10am.]
10:30pm - 11:00pm
New music from the SHAPE platform. This month, we present part two of our new SHAPE roster introduction with brand new tracks from Lyra Valenza, Schacke, Animistic Beliefs, FOQL, kӣr. SHAPE is supported by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union. [Repeated Wednesday 3.30am.]
11:00pm - 12:00am
Presented and mixed by DJ BPM and Sharon-Rose (on alternate weeks), showcasing Grime classics, unreleased promos and new releases. This week, Sharon-Rose pays tribute to New York rapper, Pop Smoke, whose collaborations with UK Drill producers have contributed to UK Drill becoming a global sound. Also, Sharon-Rose features new music from Nolay, Manga Saint Hilare, Aitch, Nasty Jack, Shay D, Capo Lee and AXL Beats. Listen to archive shows on Mixcloud. Twitter: @sharonrose__. [Repeated Sunday 12am.]
12:00am - 1:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 9.30pm.] 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.