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.]
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!
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 7pm.] The :zoviet * france: radio show. This week: Living in the Electric Fields. This edition of alternating currents features new releases from Lingua Lustra, Federico Mosconi and Michael Begg, grounded with recordings from Ricky Antolini and Artificial Memory Trace.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. This week: Kevin Burke from The Bothy Band and Patrick Street – considered one of the world's finest living fiddlers – talks about Irish music including jigs, reels, hornpipes and airs, mythologies, and his young life as a keen musician and member of an Irish family settled in New Eltham, learning tunes from his father's record collection and the Irish community in London. Subjects include the banshee, keening, seeing the Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band and a tribute to his talented and encouraging violin teacher. 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. The medium is the message: this week’s London Ear archive hour returns to December 2016’s historic attempt to match the spoken word of Doris Stokes with the music of the vibraphone. For further information visit @btfoshizzle on Twitter and find playlists at Ben Thompson's Facebook page.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 1pm.] A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. This week: for Mental Health Awareness Week, another chance to hear maternal mental health specialist Dr Christine Musyimi talking to Sonny about prevalence and incidence of maternal mental health in Sub-Saharan Africa. First broadcast 7 May 2020. See mixcloud.com/talkingafrica for more Talking Africa shows.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] Papa Bubu, a radio play written by Noel Macken, performed by Mark Rathmell and Noel Macken. A socio-surrealist satire – Papa Bubu, an ambition driven tin-pot dictator and megalomaniac is inspired by Papa Ubu by Alfred Jarry.
11:00am - 11:30am
NND and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week: in honour of Africa Day 2020, NND discusses access and academia with Professor William ‘Lez’ Henry of University of West London, who tackles the challenges that diasporan Africans face in higher education. Continue the #workplacennd discussion on Twitter with @workplacennd. [Repeated Friday 4.30am.]
11:30am - 12:00pm
New series created by Meet Me at the Albany members, artists and collaborators. This week: The Albany Garden blooms as children from the nearby Rachel Macmillan nursery share a planting session. The Meet Me choir sing together down the phone lines, while Huw Williams performs with poet Simon Mole. With live sounds streamed from Deptford and beyond. Presented by Ron Savill and Rosaline Muirhead. Produced by Hannah Kemp-Welch and Grant Smith. A co-production by the Albany and Entelechy Arts with Soundcamp. [Repeated Thursday 7.30pm.]
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. Today: The Lallas are thrilled to welcome Claire Paphitis – a fully qualified Ayurvedic Practitioner, and Trish Whelan – founder of Ibizan based retreat brand, Soul Adventures. [Repeated Sunday 5pm.]
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Selected past editions of our long running show with the late Carole Finer, presenting 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: Henry's Lockdown features Nick Pentelow, Roy Wood's saxophone player throughout the 1970s. He debuted with Wizard at the first UK Rock 'n' Roll Festival at Wembley Stadium in 1972 where Wizard supported Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis and Little Richard. He currently plays with Andy Fairweather Low, having been a mainstay musician in the musical Blood Brothers. [Repeated Sunday 11am.]
5:00pm - 5:30pm
A monthly show celebrating the richness of children's books, hosted by Louise Lamont, Imogen Russell Williams and Jack Noel. Today: Author and Children's Laureate Cressida Cowell joins the team for a chat about dragons and magic, and to pose a writing challenge for listeners. Visit http://dtrhradio.com for more information. Tweet @dtrhradio. [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 playing the music that soundtracks his youth. [Repeats Friday 2pm.]
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
One off, irregular and sometimes surprise broadcasts. [Repeated Wednesday 10am.]
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.]
12:00am - 1:00am
The world's first and longest running alternative Black music radio show, hosted by Art Terry. To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Last Poets first album, tonight's show is a Last Poets special. The Last Poets are the forefathers of hip-hop and rap music. We play recordings from different periods of their groundbreaking work. [Repeated Saturday 2.30am.]