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. Featuring Divide And Dissolve, Tracy Lee Nelson, Skylar Wolf, Alas, Black Rain, Burnstick Ms. Panik and award winning songwriter Jade Turner whose Highway Town has just been released. 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 show about working in the arts. Today he is joined by West End musical theatre performer Karen Holmes. In a departure from their regular show they discuss at length their new YouTube channel Original MCW. Topics include: false copywrite claims, filming out of focus, pronouncing tough words, editing for a YouTube audience, and pacing and its effect on average view times. Karen performs a brand-new song live from one of rock ’n’ roll’s under-represented genres – songs about chrome browser extensions. 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.] 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.
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 Organ presents an hour of music that uses unconventional structures and 'other' time signatures – gathered from the worldwide undergrounds of math rock, avant prog, weird electronica and strange pop. Visit otherrockshow.wordpress.com for more information.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Monday 9pm.] Dr. Stu and his expert guests dance around alternative investments, markets, the economy and wider world with psychedelic sounds and sometimes poetry. This week's guests: Roy Zimmerhansl, Pierpoint Consulting; Henrietta Hirst, Hydra Strategy; Ole Rollag, My Pueblo/ Murano Connect; Andrew Main, Indos Financial.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 8pm.] Ireland's Eye: Johnny Jameson takes a break from his on-going touring schedule to present a monthly show dedicated the latest from the Irish country music scene plus requests, dedications, news and more. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
11:00am - 12:00pm
[Repeats from Tuesday 8am.] Archival programmes. Today: Suite (212) from 11 February 2019. A discussion show about the social and political issues around the arts, hosted by Juliet Jacques and Tom Overton. This week, Juliet talks to Fatema Ahmed and Owen Hatherley about the life, work and legacy of George Orwell. Follow @suite_212 on Twitter for more information.
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era. This week's archive hour is an interview (recorded in 2008, before she returned to singing) with the doyenne of English folk singers, Shirley Collins, who talks about boll-weavils, water-sprites and falling foul of "The MacColl Lobby". 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: Dr Webster Zambar, senior project leader at the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation in South Africa, talks to Sonny about peace - what it means, and if lasting peace is attainable. 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.] 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. This month: Ugo and Holly discuss UK Parliament's recent Environmental Audit Committee inquiry on electronic waste and the circular economy. Plus, we hear from some of our colleagues with their reviews for our summer reading list.
3:30pm - 4:00pm
A discussion of art from the past and the present with Anna Gammans. This week: Props to Art. Anna describes some of the most impressive props from the Harry Potter film series before interviewing sculptor and prop-maker for film and art fabrication Sophia Daly Rossin about some of the weird and wonderful things she's created. First broadcast 19 March 2020. 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
Composer Benjamin Tassie dives into the worlds of contemporary Baroque and Renaissance musicians and their obscure instruments. This week: music by George Benjamin, Michael Nyman and Ryuichi Sakamoto. Plus, Benjamin’s guest is the viola da gamba player and founding member of Fretwork, Richard Boothby. For more information visit benjamintassie.com. [Repeated Friday 7am.]
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Debbie Golt takes African music and wider arts and culture as her starting point. This week: bold and beautiful new music from Zara McFarlane, Guedrra Guedra, Mohammed Yaya, Lekan Babalola and Bab L'Bluz; and Debbie has exciting news about Busi Mhlongo's classic album, Urban Zulu. Visit outerglobe.co.uk for more information. Tweet to @outerglobe. [Repeated Monday 4am.]
7:30pm - 8:00pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 11.30am.] A series created by Meet Me at the Albany members, artists and collaborators. This week: a meditation on music, nuptials and improvising with the everyday. Hosts Ron and Ros chat with Entelechy’s Rebecca Swift about long-term collective Ambient Jam. Meet Me member and volunteer, Rose Mayers, sings solo. Midsummer rain falls in the Albany Garden as David Dandridge welcomes in new visitors. Meanwhile we are invited on a rhythmic journey through sound; from Ambient Jam’s recorded improvisations to wool spinning in the Shetlands; the click of the world’s fastest knitter to a violinist playing in an Amsterdam street, healing song at a kitchen table to celebrations for a Zimbabwean bride. Presented by Ron Savill and Rosaline Muirhead. Produced by Hannah Kemp-Welch and Soundcamp. A co-production by the Albany and Entelechy Arts with Soundcamp.
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Underground Institute Picks. A show curated by the Underground Institute, an international agency for adventurous music and platform for culture, with episodes tailored for selected underground radio stations. We pick the artist – they pick the music. This month: Eve Maret – Voyage. Nashville Producer and sonic explorer Eve Maret delivers an eclectic mix of tunes curated for an inward, psychedelic voyage of the soul, with many pristine, expansive pieces including from Neu!, Michele Mercure and Skip James. Eve's new album Stars Aligned is released 25 September 2020. Listen to archived shows on Mixcloud. For more information visit Instagram and Facebook.
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.