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: Stroud Valley’s finest exponents of neo-pagan, self-empowered, technicoloured, Jazz-Pop absurdity, Mermaid Chunky, celebrating their joyously infectious debut LP, Vest (Faith & Industry Records). Plus, a deep dive into our extensive live session archives and the regular dose of new releases. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 7pm.] The :zoviet * france: radio show. This week: Sunset Morning. This edition features new releases by Francis M. Gri, Matt Atkins & Slow Clinic, Jetzmann, Thanos Chrysakis, and Sam Price with dawnings at the end of the day from James Parrott, Sigur Rós, North Hive, and Phillip Wilkerson.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. This week: Rod Read from Windswept and Interesting on wind power, particularly the potential in lo-fi kite turbines. Notes from the airborne energy community and thoughts on alternative technology and weather systems. Plus fiddle music and song from the Shetland Islands. 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: "Beat Poetry Then And Now" starts with a Sun Ra Arkestra/Lawrence Ferlinghetti megamix and moves on to a breakthrough in the etymology of Washington Go-Go via Black Flag and Oneness of Juju. 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: Culture of evidence use lacking across Africa despite proof data-governance and data-driven development is most effective in achieving sustainable development. See mixcloud.com/talkingafrica for more Talking Africa shows.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] ‘I am the son you wanted, only queered. The turnip hits a rock in the soil and forks beautifully’. Tonight's Clear Spot is "Woman Peeling Turnips; A Portrait of my Father," a collboration by poet Richard Scott and artist Anat Ben-David - a commission by Southwark Park Galleries where Richard was in residence. This eighteen-part poetic essay was written specifically for broadcast and forms a poetic investigation into ekphrasis, father-figures and the violence of creation, using Chardin’s 1738 genre scene painting ‘Woman Peeling Turnips’ as a starting point. Supported by the Southwark Mayflower 400 Grants Fund from Southwark Council, British Land and United St Saviours. Cellist: Alice Dixon. Produced by Michael Umney. First broadcast 26 August 2020.
11:00am - 11:30am
NND and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week: NND talks to Mitty (aka 'Mittylicious'), lawyer turned artisan baker and owner of Mitty's Cakes, about corporate cake gifting. Visit Instagram @mittyscakes. 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: as the streambox installed in the Albany garden continues to feed us live sounds from Deptford, the show opens with an autumnal feel. Meet Me members play a new game - listening to sounds of forests from across the globe. Artists and scientists talk about the secret lives of trees, and we hear a collection of related sounds - leaves rustling, trees falling, wood burning. 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. First broadcast 13 October 2020. [Repeats Thursday 5pm.]
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 Nico Muhly, Squarepusher, and Valgeir Sigurðsson. Plus, Benjamin’s guest is the organist James McVinnie. 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. Today: The Lallas play their favourite tunes, to brighten up your Tuesday afternoon. Tune in and enjoy, dance and relax. [Repeated Sunday 5pm.]
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Henry Scott Irvine Presents The Bright Side of The Road, an 18 part series on Irish music made during lockdown in conjunction with The Irish Cultural Centre, Hammersmith. Henry's co-hosts are documentary film-maker Sé Merry Doyle and Rosalind Scanlon, ICC founding Artistic Director and curator of the ICC Seisiúns. This week: (9/18) We discuss the influence of both Breton folk music and sea shanties on the featured Seisiún musicians, Ali and Philippe Barnes. Visit irishculturalcentre.co.uk/digital. Find archived shows in the series on Mixcloud. [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: authors Simon James Green and Alexandra Sheppard share their favourite funny books with the team. 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 interviews Leilah Jane King, a Bristol-based poet unearthing her Iranian heritage, about her 2019 book, Midnight Picnics in Tehran. 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
Pär Carlsson looks back on 2019's Sonica festival in a series of interviews and excerpts from live performances by four of the performing artists; Jorge Crowe (Ludotecnia) and his modified toy collection, Luke Fowler performing on home made instruments in a mausoleum, Line Katcho with her explosive audiovisual experience, and Asuna Arashi in a slow motion improvisation playing 100 cheap keyboards at the same time. With introductions by artistic director Cathie Boyd. [Repeated Wednesday 10am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE. This week: a return to an earlier format of the show, when Bob broadcast records found at car boot fairs around the Thanet area. Today's show features a collage of records and radio clips heard in Bob’s Thanet Transmission studio. Old favourite records like Murray Walker commentating on TT races on the Isle of Man are spliced with recordings from National Public Radio NYC and Meredith Monk. Bob also reads from You Are An Artist. [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 and Jean Genie. Tonight: as the United States celebrates Thanksgiving, we explore connections between the African American and the Native American communities. Featured artists include Tracy Chapman, Charley Patton and The Original African Indianz. For more information visit isblackmusic.com. [Repeated Saturday 2.30am.]