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.]
1:00am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Friday 5.30pm.] A showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent. Tonight: new releases from Mia Zabelka, Khost, Pascal Comelade with Marc Hurtado, Lean Left, Jac Berrocal with David Fenech and Vincent Epplay, Minoy, Kalle Moberg, Mark Vernon, Eva Lindal and Anna Lindal, Jeff Morris, Kragrowargkomn, and Machinefabriek. Visit thesoundprojector.com/radio-show/ for more information.
3:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 11.30am.] 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.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 11pm.] A programme consecrated to field recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, presented by Patrick Tubin McGinley. This week's edition, entitled 'Free Port', has been produced in Hamburg, Germany by engineer, writer and sound artist K. Lutz. Visit frameworkradio.net for more information.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Friday 7pm.] A talk show dedicated to films and television shows, presented by Marcus Ako, Laura Sampson and David Campbell. This week: Marcus and producer Dave chat with Tim Barrow - writer, producer, director and actor behind the Schizophrenic romance Riptide (2020). Marcus and Dave also catch up on what each other has been watching over the break with #Top5Favourite TV shows they are currently binge-watching. Visit STB's Facebook page for more information. Tweet to @STB_ResonanceFM. Instagram @ShootTheBreezeShow.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Friday 9pm.] Joe Cushley explores 13 Bar Blues and Twisted Roots music from around the globe. From the the 1920s to the present day, from the barrel-house to the arthouse via the bedsit, from Mali to Mississippi to the Mekong via New Malden - every culture has its blues. For more information visit Balling The Jack on Facebook. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
9:00am - 10:00am
Interviews with a wide range of alternative thinkers by the Los Angeles-based investigator of anomalous phenomena. This week: Rob discusses the rise in extreme behaviours as we enter into a changing world with new challenges that trigger mental responses. Visit robsimone.com/ for more information. [Repeated Sunday 12am.]
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 8pm.] 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.
11:00am - 12:00pm
Immediate Theatre’s weekly show for the young at heart. This week: Dr May Cahill returns to answer more health questions and we chat to Caroline Allouf about the upcoming virtual Carer’s Festival. Plus, we find out about local intergenerational project ‘Hackney Doorstep Diaries’ and hear about plans for this year’s Black History Season with Justin Marosa. Host Sue Elliott-Nichols is joined by Sharon Aspess, Janet Evans and Steve Roberts, with music from our resident DJ Frank Kaos. For more info visit immediate-theatre.com/work/hackney-social-radio. [Repeated Saturday 5am.]
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Music from the catalogues of Far Side Music, the world's primary source for East Asian sounds, presented by Paul Fisher. This week: Isolation - innovation and contemplation. More gems from Japan from the last six months. Each track was either recorded during isolation, recently released or became known during this period. Quirky folk from Tsunekichi Suzuki from the Netflix series, Midnight Diner, folk meets tabla with Namaste while Shin Sasakubo plays Peruvian influenced guitar from the mountains of Chichibu. A track from the album Music for Isolation by Gideon Juckes and Rie Takeuchi and other atmospheric and electronic sounds from Kumamoto (A Mother Tongue Project), pianist Koji Maruyama, Mioko Yamaguchi, a remix of YMO and a Haruomi Hosono remix. Finally, two extraordinary tracks from Okinawa from recent albums by Aragaki Mutsumi and Kanako Horiuchi. Visit farsidemusic.com for more information. [Repeated Sunday 7am.]
1:00pm - 1:30pm
[Repeated from Monday 6pm.] Journey around the world with travel hungry record collector Jamal and experience ethereal music spanning cosmic soul, global funk and spiritual jazz. You'll explore far off and far out places all from the comfort of your own sanctuary. Find Jamal on Mixcloud and Facebook.
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Introduced by bass player and storyteller LM Dubz, and produced by people with learning disabilities at the Gate Arts Centre, Gate Kicks covers art, music, dance, film, theatre and offers a hub where this truly underground art scene is exposed to a larger audience. [Repeated Friday 3.30am.]
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson. [Repeated Saturday 3.30am.]
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Recorded by Heiko Khoo, the Speakers’ Corner show goes to the heart of political, social and cultural issues of the day. It features Speakers’ Corner regulars, special reports and interviews, and observes at the life and times of the world’s oldest and most famous platform for free speech. [Repeats Friday 4am.]
3:30pm - 4:00pm
A gem from our archive.
4:00pm - 4:30pm
[Repeated from Friday 3.30pm.] Curators Florence Devereux and Clementine Butler-Gallie explore how art practice can offer new perspectives on facing the unknown. In this second series, Art of Change continues its investigation into artistic practices that archive this moment of transience. Fire, Earth, Air, Water, and Space - these five basic elements form the basis of this series, grounding us in reality. From this grounding within a sonic space, ideas towards change are presented through the works of five contributing artists. This week: we hear from artist Noise Diva aka Yara Said. Extracts of her sonic works and words are woven together with a nod to Etel Adnan’s chaotic, poetic flow, and the burning energy of fire. Visit www.artofchangeradio.org.
4:30pm - 5:30pm
An on-going audio autobiography from the punk and post-punk legend that is Spizz. This week: joining Spizz is Micko Westmoreland, who is known as Jack Fairy in the 1997 glam movie Velvet Goldmine, and fronts Micko & The Mellotronics which also features Jon Klein (ex -Siouxsie). For more information visit the Spizzenergi Facebook page. Tweet to @spizzenergi. [Repeated Saturday 8am.]
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Anne Gallien, French anglophile, voiceover artist, vocalist and former member of The Veees, explores mental health and self-development through a series of encounters with extraordinary travellers. This month: joining Anne is Alwyn Pereira, who shares his holy metamorphosis from being a scientist and DJ living the high life in London, to becoming a priest in Bristol. First broadcast 6 October 2016. [Repeated Friday 2.30am.]
6:30pm - 7:30pm
DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive global music show from London. This week's music mix includes awesome tracks by Cuban trumpeter Yuliesky Gonzalez, Egyptian legend Amma El Sherei, the new blockbuster Afropop hit by Yemi Alade & Angelique Kidjo, pulsating rhythms from oceanic South Pacific group Te Vaka, La Reunion’s creole songbird Gwendoline Absalon, and Senegalese singer/songwriter Modou Toure. [Repeated Monday 8am.]
7:30pm - 8:00pm
Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte". [Repeated Thursday 7am.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
A monthly show about the Latin American and Spanish literary world, presented by Silvia Röthlisberger. Today: in this experimental episode in Spanish, Silvia talks with five members of a writing workshop focused on maternity literature organised by Libreria El Traspatio in Mexico. Listen to writers Jael de la Luz, Brenda Morales Muñoz, Tae Solana, Mara Rahab Bautista and Olga de la Fuente talk about their experiences as mothers and writers during the pandemic. Music by Camila Moreo. Visit literarysouth.org for more information. [Repeated Thursday 10am.]
9:00pm - 9:30pm
A weekly show dedicated to the phenomenon that is K-pop! Korean presenter Keissi takes you on a journey through Korean pop music from the 1990s to the present day. For more information visit K-Pop Journey on Facebook. For archive shows visit keissi.com/radioarchive. [Repeated Saturday 10.30pm.]
9:30pm - 10:30pm
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. [Repeated Friday 12am.]
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. This episode features music by 1876, Jamie Coon, Connor Chee & Keith Chee, Tufawon, Blackfire, Sweetgrass Band, Rellik feat. Nathan Cunningham, DJ Kwe, Mike Bern, 1876, The Spiritual Warriors, and Classic Roots ft. Natasha Fisher. Visit facebook.com/turtleislandradio for more information. [Repeated Saturday 12.30am.]