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: Burgess Revisited. Band Of Holy Joy delve into the Anthony Burgess archive again to remix and rearrange what they find there. 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: continuing our deep dive into our extensive live session archive, expect to hear; Fofoulah, Serafina Steer, Haiku Salut, The Fish Police and Wreckless Eric. Plus, part one of a new four-part miniseries, Grocer Jack's Heart Attack by Sexton Ming and Jason Williams. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 7pm.] The :zoviet * france: radio show. This week: The Unresolved Melody Falls Silent. This edition features two new releases on the Unfathomless label by Ludovic Medery and Nicola Di Croce, a track from NYZ's new album and recordings by Jeff Duke, Phirnis, Chris Osborne, Hairs Abyss, Slavek Kwi, Nelhma Chesmsa, S.E.T., and Joe Musgrove.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. This week: leading Klezmer revivalist in the UK, Ilana Cravitz, discusses the ground-breaking London International Klezmer Experience – a new festival rolled out during lockdown. Other projects include Nign a day, which brings together yiddish fiddle players to play multiple nigns from Beregovski’s Jewish Musical Folklore. With klezmer music. 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 second 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 musical melange from White Eagle to Aphex Twin via Holger Czukay and Amalgam. 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: 50 Southern Africa community leaders complain about UK based celebrities undermining their globally recognised conservation efforts, and basic human rights to sustainably use the natural resources of their communities. Dr Rogers Lubilo, leader of the Zambian Community based Natural Resources Management Forum, speaks to Sonny about the problem. See mixcloud.com/talkingafrica for more Talking Africa shows.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] Author Sarah Lipton-Sidibeh presents a selection of her poetry from The First Collection, published by Jacaranda Books on 1 October 2020. The poems are serious and humorous. They are varied in subject matter, covering societal issues, relationships, nature, urban decay, perceptions of the body and poems about the past.
11:00am - 11:30am
NND and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week: NND talks to Alison Grade, freelancer and author of The Freelance Bible, about how to be a great freelancer. Continue the #workplacennd discussion on Twitter with @workplacennd. [Repeated Friday 4.30am.]
11:30am - 12:00pm
A series created by Meet Me at the Albany members, artists and collaborators. This week: we join the Entelechy Arts team as they prepare and deliver mystery gift parcels to older Lewisham residents. Hosts Ron and Ros share stories of letters they’ve received. We hear music made by Ghanaian postal workers whilst cancelling stamps, and a sonic postcard from schoolchildren in Damascus. Racing pigeons in Suffolk follow field recordings of post offices in Slovenia and Romania, interrupted by the sounding of a traditional post horn. 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 Wednesday 3.30am.]
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Composer Benjamin Tassie dives into the worlds of contemporary Baroque and Renaissance musicians and their obscure instruments. This week: Benjamin is joined by the composer and multi-instrumentalist, Sarah Angliss. Plus, music by Isaiah Ceccarelli, Jozef Van Wissem, and Hildur Guðnadóttir. 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: Lara and Laura run through potential 10pm curfews, celebrity responses to masks and the latest pop culture documentaries to get you through lockdown. All to some upbeat music to brighten up your Tuesday. [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's show comes from Wales (where Nick is working on a screenplay), from a pub where Dylan Thomas drank, so there’s some of his poetry and an interview with Lucinda Hawksley-Dickens about the Charles Dickens Museum back in London. For more information visit LondonLiteraryPubCrawl.com. Tweet to @NickHennegan.
3:00pm - 4:00pm
SoftSound Show. A monthly radio show hosted by composer Jo Thomas featuring sound-walking, music and conversation from around the UK.
4:00pm - 5:00pm
A weekly show in which filmmaker Henry Scott-Irvine looks at music, art and independent cinema. This week: London In Song - a history of London songs recorded and curated by London-born singer-songwriter Paul Howard, especially for this show. Paul is widely acclaimed for his recordings of William Blake songs, alongside his album collaborations with Jo Clack. The songs pertain to this great city and are either written by Londoners or those with a lifelong association with the capital. This broadcast coincides with the issue of an album celebrating the best of Paul's recordings. For more information visit www.paulhowardmusic.net. [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. This month: best-selling author Taran Matharu joins us to talk about how gaming and Wattpad have shaped his stories. 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 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 singer and beatboxing champion Grace Savage, award-winning new author Okechukwu Nzelu and poet Sophie Sparham. 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.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
The Lotus Drip. Oxford certified devotional music nerd Andi Magenheimer offers up gorgeous God jams from around the globe. This first edition includes a section of the Lotus Sutra from Japan's Houbenhondai, blues maestro Reverend Gary Davis, peyote prayers from the native American Church, the Ethiopian Mezmurs, Sufi siren Abida Parveen, a puja for all eight paradises from Tibet, and a bone tingling rendition of all the names of Shiva (Sri Rudram). Find Andi on Instagram @millerofdust to get in touch or learn more. [Repeated Wednesday 10am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE. Tonight: we eavesdrop on Bob and Roberta Smith's studio in Ramsgate, and hear the purring of Carperby the cat. This week Bob acquired a grand piano. He plays songs he wrote for a public art project in Folkestone, repeated using different filters, and reads from his new book a section on how he got the name Bob and Roberta Smith. We also hear an interview with his mother Deirdre Borlase where she remembers growing up in Margate. Plus the voice of Jessica Voorsanger recorded on holiday in Aggregento. Hallucinogenic in parts this show is a journey into a Covid-addled state of mind both nostalgic and claustrophobic with repetitive motifs. [Repeated Sunday 5am.]
10:00pm - 10:30pm
Andy Tuersley curates a sound collage of online panoptic hypnagogia from the dread year 2020. [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: Black Women Rock. The rock and roll industry has been male dominated for a long time, but women are becoming slightly more visible within it. Tonight's show features a few of those who dare cross the genre's invisible gender barrier. Playlist includes Frightwig, Vodun Ascend and TXlips. [Repeated Saturday 2.30am.]