2:00am - 3:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 8.30pm.]
3:00am - 3:30am
[Repeated from Friday 3.30pm.] Curators Florence Devereux and Clementine Butler-Gallie explore how art practice can offer new perspectives on facing the unknown. This week: Glasgow-based performance artist Tamara MacArthur takes us on an intimate journey through her practice, that will engulf you in 'Water'. Sentimentality, vulnerability, and oceanic emotions are played on the waves of her work. Visit www.artofchangeradio.org.
3:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 10pm.] Andy Tuersley curates a sound collage of online panoptic hypnagogia from the dread year 2020.
4:00am - 5:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 6.30pm.] Debbie Golt takes African music and wider arts and culture as her starting point. This week: an all music show with both reflective and upbeat tracks, and resistance is a strong uplifting theme: the wake up mix. Listen out for Tobey Foyeh, Cathy Matete, Songhoy Blues, MJ Records, Modeste Hughes and Sans Soucis. Visit outerglobe.co.uk for more information. Tweet to @outerglobe.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Friday 2.30pm.] A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. This week: Seddon Tapes D95 and D97, in which Captain Maurice Seddon discusses a collision between his motorcycle and a Vauxhall Astra at the junction of Horton Road and Ditton Road near to Datchet Cottage. Maurice talks to a witness. The tape slows down to an almost indecipherable drawl. The other tape is a long series of messages left on Maurice’s answer machine including at least one hoax call in which the caller “fears for her life”. Also included in this broadcast are tracks from Johnny Trunk’s latest release, Mechanical Keyboard Sounds: Recordings of Bespoke and Customised Mechanical Keyboards. First broadcast 10 January 2020.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Friday 9am.] Global environmental news with Alex Smith. This week: buried under the surge of Covid sickness and death in the northern hemisphere, and the dire circus of the American election, real climate news shows nature as we need it is slipping away. Half the corals of Australia announced dead. A vast swamp of Brazil burned over. Ice vanishing at the Poles and it’s all just blips on our news radar, gone in seconds. Radio Ecoshock doggedly continues to cover the big shift on this planet. This week we investigate zombie fires in the Arctic with Dr. Jessica McCarty, and the new wave of hurricanes as Alex Harris of the Miami Herald interviews intrepid Rutgers scientist Dr. Jennifer Francis. This is real news we need today. Visit ecoshock.org/ for more information. Contact email@example.com.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 1.30pm.] Mundele Mafuta presents classic dance music of the two Congos.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 6.30pm.] DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive global music show from London. Tonight's music mix includes: Latin Grammy nominees Marcelo Jeneci and Margareth Menezes, delicate Chinese pipa compositions by Lin Shincheng, intercontinental multi-instrumentalism by South Africa’s Guy Buttery and French/UK duo Chaka Chouka.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Friday 1pm.] A weekly show dedicated to political theory and current affairs hosted by James Butler. Today: James dives into the swamp of the alt-right, as he talks to Hari Kunzru about his new novel, Red Pill. From psychic crisis to taboo-breaking, from the Stasi to capitalist surveillance technology, they come face to face with some of the deepest and darkest questions raised by the American death spiral. Find Novara on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. All previous shows are available at novaramedia.com.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Friday 8pm.] Alicia In The City Of Night – a radio play written and performed by Noel Grassy Macken, edited by Mark Rathmell, music, ambient sounds and produced by Giles Hearn. It is a piece of tragic-comedy time-travelling surrealism that is situated somewhere between a very estranged Alice In Wonderland and Dante’s Inferno. Alicia In The City Of Night is dedicated to the history, characters, authors and rivers of Londinium.
11:00am - 11:30am
A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny. Each show features guests from the worlds of science or the arts in conversation. This week: Natalie Haynes on her latest book, Pandora's Jar. Visit littleatoms.com for more information. Tweet to @littleatoms. Contact email@example.com. [Repeated Saturday 9am.]
11:30am - 12:00pm
[Repeated from Friday 5pm.] Up-to-date information for Southwark residents regarding Covid-19. Produced by Southwark Group of Tenant Organisations (SGTO) with and on behalf of the Southwark Tenants Movement. Get involved and get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 0207 639 6718.
12:00pm - 1:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 2pm.] 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. This week: Kevin plays a selection of tracks from the Veteran CD, It Was on a Market Day, The Voice of The People sampler and some commercial Irish recordings from the '30s.
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Magazine programme with Tim Hamilton, addressing issues which affect pensioners across London. This week: Age UK marks Black History month with profiles of Black Britons including Dr Paul Stephenson, OBE (aged 89), who led a successful bus boycott against the Bristol Omnibus Company. The National Pensioners Convention reports on the government ruling out refunds to people holding railcards they were unable to use during the Covid pandemic, and on the experiences of loneliness during lockdown. Age UK’s Campaigns team updates on their TV licences campaign. Produced by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly. [Repeated Sunday 2pm.]
2:00pm - 2:30pm
[Repeated from Thursday 4pm.] Abs Tripp from DASL (Disability Advice Service Lambeth) discusses how music fires people up to jump higher, ride further and shout louder. This week: Terry and Paige talk to film makers, Henry and Alex about their forthcoming project, Last Day, a short film developed with 7 students with learning disabilities following them on their final day in education. Contact email@example.com.
2:30pm - 3:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 3.30pm.] A discussion of art from the past and the present with Anna Gammans. This week: The Art of Paper. Anna is joined on Zoom by artist Ellie Burkett who discusses her love for working with paper and her experiences with the history of paper making in Japan. To get in touch visit Instagram @annagammansart or Facebook theartthenandnowshow.
3:00pm - 5:00pm
[Repeated from Saturday 4.30pm.] Presented by Jonny Trunk, The OST Show is the only show anywhere dedicated to film music, TV music, library music and related recordings. Today: we explore some of the rarer titles on the Hudson library label and head to Italy for some lesser known/heard Spaghetti sounds from Carlos Savin and Franco Micalizzi. Visit www.trunkrecords.com for more information. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Embark on a journey with the Spencer family as they go on a musical holiday to all four corners of the world. [Repeats Friday 6am.]
6:00pm - 6:30pm
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, Instagram and Facebook. [Repeats Wednesday 1pm.]
6:30pm - 7:00pm
A programme for the American community in Nunhead, south east London, presented by New York comic Lewis Schaffer (co-host American economist Lisa Moyle is on hiatus this week). Today's guest is lovely British comic, David Ward, in a special recording at the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich, England – fewer than three miles from Nunhead. Visit lewisschaffer.co.uk/radio for more information. [Repeated Saturday 9.30am.]
7:00pm - 8:00pm
An hour-long celebration of everything that's great about videogames. Hosted by Ste Curran, Simon Byron and Ann Scantlebury, the show features the latest news, reviews and gossip from the world of gaming, usually with a studio guest. You don't need to be a gaming expert to appreciate the show - One Life Left offers something for everyone, whether you are a hardcore League of Legends player or someone who's occasionally loaded up Candy Crush. Visit onelifeleft.com for more information. [Repeated Saturday 10am.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
The Willesden Junction Poets. The Brent 2020 supported Willesden Junction Poets aim to 'unravel, re-frame and celebrate the station through all of their very different perspectives'. Meet Rose Rouse, Andrea Queens, Ian McLachan, Keira Rathbone, Sue Saunders, Elizabeth Uter, Iman Hamid and Nick Moss. Hosted by Debbie Golt (The Outerglobe). [Repeats Tuesday 10am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Dr. Stu and his expert guests dance around alternative investments, markets, the economy and wider world with psychedelic sounds. This week's guests: Andrew McCaffery, Fidelity International; Alice Bordini, National Trust. [Repeated Thursday 9am.]
10:00pm - 11:00pm
Nigel Bryant of the South East London based live music night Sonic Imperfections, plays a selection of experimental and unusual sounds. This month: new music from Tse Tse Fly Middle East's 'This is Kafala' project, Moor Mother and Ex-Easter Island Head. Visit facebook.com/SonicImperfections for more information. [Repeated Sunday 6am.]
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.]