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 10pm.] Hosted by Johny Brown and Inga Tillere of Band Of Holy Joy. This week: Electromagnetic Sound Art by Disinformation. Featuring documentation of electronic music producer Joe Banks' influential early Disinformation texts and manifestos, electromagnetic source recordings and remixes, including collaborations with Bruce Gilbert, Evan Parker, Jim O'Rourke, Chris & Cosey, Strange Attractor and Test Department. For more information visit badpunkradio.tumblr.com, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
2:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 12 Noon.] Upbeat, eclectic new music show hosted by deXter Bentley. Today: contemporary underground sounds and a deep dive into our extensive live session archive, expect to hear; Fat White Family, Skinny Girl Diet, Jenny Moore, Snowpoet and Kero Kero Bonito. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information.
4:00am - 5:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 9.30pm.] Andrea Spisto and Michelle Madsen explore themes of playfulness and vulnerability through music, poetry, performance and clowning. This week's show eases us into the autumn radio period by taking us to the calming sea shore. Andrea decides to interview the seaside in person on the Kentish coast and we play a selection of tunes dedicated to the love of the sea. Music by The Human Experience, Semes, PJ Harvey, Morcheeba, Groove Armada, The Alessi Brothers and Tennis. Tweet to Bears_at.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 7pm.] The :zoviet * france: radio show. This week: Heat Hot Cool Cold. This edition opens and closes with Michael Begg, featuring tracks from his two newly relwased collaborations with Roedelius, and the Black Glass Strings. Also featured are new releases from Alejandro Morse and Rovellasca, and recordings by Akira Rabelais, Matt Davignon, Runzelstirn & Gurgelstøck, Forelight, William Davison & Jaan Patterson, Tomas Schmit, Eun-Jung Kim & Charlie Collins, Introspectral, Materia Confusa, and Lynette Rudman.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. This week: Georgian music and arts with Ana Lagzide, professional architect and lecturer and keen musician. Presenting a selection of tunes and songs from Georgian traditions plus an introduction to folk art of the country. Much of Georgia's traditions are preserved in the forest and mountains but these are areas that are suffering high depopulation. Georgian choral singing has travelled around the world but there is much more about the craft and the song and dance form that should be better known outside the Kartvelian and Laz community. For more information see thenewsagents.blogspot.co.uk.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Thursday Noon.] Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era. This week: in the first of a new series recorded in exile from the capital - much like De Gaulle's wartime broadcasts, only with more London Posse - Ben presents a Gloucestershire Wildlife Tapestry, relevant poetry from RS Thomas, and an imaginary session from Fred Frith. 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: devious plans concocted by the American Chemistry Council to turn Africa into the US 'plastics waste bin' exposed by Greenpeace Africa. The senior political adviser for Greenpeace Africa, Frederick Njehu, talks to us about this 'polluted deal'. 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. This month: Amy Budd on her profile of Onyeka Igwe, a London-based artist-filmmaker and researcher. Frances Whorrall-Campbell on their feature ‘The Pandemic Will Not Be Televised’. Hosted by Alex Hull.
11:30am - 12:00pm
A series created by Meet Me at the Albany members, artists and collaborators. This week: co-created with artist Malcolm Buchanan Dick. As we say goodbye to the summer, Meet Me members share memories of the sea. We hear stories of morning bathing in Jamaica and learning to swim in Hastings, whilst listening to mating calls of haddock and pink-footed geese whiffling. Malcolm paints fish over the phone with members, and records a fishing trip with his grandson. With poetry by Huw Williams. 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
Composer Benjamin Tassie dives into the worlds of contemporary Baroque and Renaissance musicians and their obscure instruments. This week: a new track for bass viol and computer algorithm from Max Hummus, plus music by Stevie Wishart, Paul Whitty and Ùlfur Hansson. Benjamin’s guest is the composer Michael Wolters. For more information visit benjamintassie.com. [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. This week: From London to Mars. As the latest lockdown laws change, Elon Musk urges us all to consider Mars as a viable new residency, and TikTok seems to be taking over the world. The Lallas navigate the ever changing ‘new normal’. [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. This week: Nick talks to Torin Douglas about the Chiswick Book Festival, its Writers Trail and why Chiswick is considered one of the most literary places in the world. For more information visit LondonLiteraryPubCrawl.com. Tweet to @NickHennegan.
3:00pm - 4:00pm
A discussion show about the social and political issues around the arts, hosted by Juliet Jacques. This month, Juliet talks to London-based artist Ilona Sagar about her films Correspondence O. (2017) and Deep Structure (2019). Follow @suite_212 on Twitter for more information.
4:00pm - 5:00pm
A weekly show in which filmmaker Henry Scott-Irvine looks at music, art and independent cinema. This week: Henry's guests talk about Soho and London amid changes. Rob Baker, chronicler of London's heritage through a cornucopia of photos that he has curated in books, plus Darren Laurence of the electronica-rock-fusion band Legpuppy tells us why he's writing songs about London's West End in particular. First broadcast 16 July 2019. [Repeated Sunday 11am.]
5:00pm - 5:30pm
Chiara Ambrosio conducts conversations about how marginalised and underrepresented artists and the city interact and shape each other and how the socio-political shifts in London affect art. For more information visit raftalondonstory.com. [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 Saturday 8pm.]
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Award-winning LGBTQI magazine show created by comedian Rosie Wilby and hosted by Stewart Who and Sophia Blackwell. This week: Sophia speaks to actor and playwright Gemma Lawrence about Sunnymead Court, a new queer socially-distanced romance. 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.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE. This week: Owen Thomas, extraordinary guitarist with Cee Bee Beaumont, The Apathy Band and the Graham Coxon Band drops into to Bob and Roberta Smith’s studio to lay down an hour of music for the Apathy band to join in. Theramin player Leonardo Ulian and Jessica Voorsanger join in the jam via Zoom. This is music made during lockdown, four members of the Apathy band trying to find a joyful and playful moment in a musical conversation. [Repeated Sunday 5am.]
10:00pm - 10:30pm
Andy Tuersley curates a sound collage of online panoptic hypnagogia from the dread year 2020. This week: we become confused as to what constitutes reality in a world of memorex, take a tour through the haunted Mall of Babel, and regress to comforting memories of childhoods we never experienced. [Repeated Monday 3.30am]
12:00am - 1:00am
The world's first and longest running alternative Black music radio show, hosted by Art Terry. This week's programme is titled Love Letter To Labi. Labi Siffre is one of the most overlooked artists in Black music. Tonight we not only investigate his music, but also his unexplored writings. [Repeated Saturday 2.30am.]