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.]
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; Rude Mechanicals plus Raf & O. Also, Part 2 of Grocer Jack's Heart Attack, a new four-part miniseries 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 Bare Earth, Now. This edition features new releases from Naughty Saw, Sarah Davachi, Elliott Sharp, Luís Antero, and Richard Chartier, mingled with recordings by Thomas Köner, Chris Abrahams & Burkhard Beins, Paulo Chagas & Marco Lucchi, Lawrence Beauregard, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Mental Escape Pod, Denes Dobai, Natural Snow Buildings, and Vasily Stepanov.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. This week: Spirograph and Love on the Isle of Dogs. Pauline Sewards has a new collection of poems which is nostalgic for a warm-hearted progressive belief in community arts. The good hearted individual scratches their way back to the surface, swimming through problems. We talk humanity, poetry and society before and after its ideals were crushed by Thatcherite individualism. Love on the Isle of Dogs is a graphic memoir by Jude Cowan Montague looking at falling in love and learning about psychosis. Two new books, two authors in conversation. 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: as a public service to those currently mourning the end of his BBC2 series, this London Ear archive hour is a 2010 interview with Harry Hill, with music from The Singing Postman, Blind Blake, and Mike & Bernie Winters. 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: Food for thought - ordinary citizens (can, and should) take charge in establishing sustainable food and nutrition systems. See mixcloud.com/talkingafrica for more Talking Africa shows.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] As part of this week's special edition of the IndieCork festival of independent film and music (media partner - Resonance FM), Tony Langlois introduces a performance by Numberwitch, comprising Arthur Pawsey, Elaine Malone and Jack Horgan. Recorded at The Guesthouse, Cork, on Friday 2 October 2020.
11:30am - 12:00pm
A series created by Meet Me at the Albany members, artists and collaborators. This week: Foxes, birds, frogs, bees... we consider gardens and their inhabitants. Albany Gardener David Dandridge plans a new wildflower area for the community, sharing tips on harvesting seeds and planting hyacinths. Ron and Ros are joined by Meet Me members and fellow gardening fans to reflect on their enjoyment of outdoors. Talk is accompanied by a garden themed repertoire from the City of London Sinfonia, recorded live in the Albany Garden. Artist Milford Graves leaves us with thoughts on gardening, community and spirituality. Do you have any gardening questions for David? Call 0208 692 0231 and ext 291 and leave a message to have your questions answered on the next show! 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.
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Composer Benjamin Tassie dives into the worlds of contemporary Baroque and Renaissance musicians and their obscure instruments. This week: music by Valgeir Sigurðsson, Hlynur Vilmarsson, Lucia Mense, and other. Plus, Benjamin speaks with the American composer Henry Birdsey about his recent album of microtonal music for harpsichord. 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. [Repeated Sunday 5pm.]
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Sample Stories explores the sampling style of a different artist or album each month. Today: The Durutti Column. This episode takes you through the samples used by Vini Reilly of The Durutti Column, from the famous Otis Redding sample used on Otis to a candid recording of Tony Wilson questioning Reilly's skilful guitar playing. Expect a range of music from classical opera to experimental house. Produced by Tabatha Batra Vaughan. For more episodes visit Mixcloud or facebook.com/samplestories.
4:00pm - 5:00pm
A weekly show in which filmmaker Henry Scott-Irvine looks at music, art and independent cinema. This week: Bright Side of The Road, a new series from the Irish Cultural Centre in Hammersmith. Episode 2. Dublin-born documentary filmmaker Sé Merry Doyle picks music from Irish artists that he has worked with over the years including Van Morrison, Waxies Dargle, The Dubliners, and U2, in the run up to next week's format of interviews and live sessions from the ICC that Sé has recently filmed for broadcast at irishculturalcentre.co.uk. [Repeated Sunday 11am.]
5:00pm - 5:30pm
A soundwalk collage, exploring a particular place each episode. This month: Desert. This episode involves a tour into the vast southern desert of South Australia in 12 audio-pictures. Highlights include mound springs, salt flats, mesas, singing signs and sparkling black desert landscapes. Presented by Georgina Bowden. [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 and Rosie interview Skin from Skunk Anansie about her new book, and Sophia speaks to Team GB’s Sarah Jones about the Iris Film Prize. 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
As part of this week's special edition of the IndieCork festival of independent film and music (media partner - Resonance FM), Tony Langlois introduces a performance by Karen Power, Eimar Reidy and John Godfrey, captured via a binaural recording made in Cork's Glucksman Gallery. (This is followed by a 17 minute improvisation by guitarist and film-maker Tom Besley, made especially for Resonance's 18th anniversary.) [Repeated Wednesday 10am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE. This week: The Chicken Tapes. An experiment in relational music. Members of the Apathy Band perform from their home locations to a backing track recorded by Bob and Roberta Smith, Owen Thomas and Leonardo Ulian. Featuring: in New York, Calvin Tsai on guitar, Esther Smith on vocals and Dikko Faust on adapted trombone; closer to home Colin Humphries plays flute and sax, with Rebecca Glover on percussion; Leonard Ulian double tracks from his studio in Erith; Jessica Voorsanger overlays vocal and Jenette Parris plays clarinet; and the great George Cleghorn beams in Sax from Southend. Nicholas Bouriaud's idea of 'relational art' now seems like law breaking. The Apathy Band’s joyous kitchen jam is a transgression in a strange time when in the North East its possible to be arrested for visiting your mother. Get together everyone and Make Your Own Damn Music! [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 Femme Folk. Co-hosted by the artist Jean Genie Graham, tonight's show focuses on Black women who play folk music. The playlist includes Michelle O Faith, Linda Lewis and Jenna Bell. [Repeated Saturday 2.30am.]