12:30am - 1:30am
[Repeated from Thursday 12am.] 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. Visit facebook.com/turtleislandradio for more information.
1:30am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Friday 12pm.] Presented by Nick Brown of Intoxica Record Shop and dedicated to the dignity of vinyl, giving centre stage to new vinyl reissue releases, spotlighting Content Themes and specific artists' careers - and generally playing the gloriously unheralded low-brow rock and soul of the 20th Century, all rendered on little slabs of black plastic. For further information and general waffle, contact email@example.com.
2:30am - 3:30am
[Repeated from Wednesday 12am.] 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.
3:30am - 4:30am
[Repeated from Wednesday 2pm.] Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson.This week: Ben's project of 'xenochronic' combination of playing by locked-down musicians gains momentum as 'air sculptor' Eleanor Crook's metal-from-Brum guitar unrolls over an unlikely cross-generational and cross-genre collaboration between Guy Evans, drummer of Van der Graaf Generator, and Mike Watt, bassist of the Minutemen. There's also a mindbending mix of hand and machine from electro-bassist Jair-Rohm Parker Wells and smoochy saxophone from Rob 'Sugarlips' Goldsmith. Xenochronically-realised tracks include 'Autoeroticapocalypticum, or, When Nothing's Happening, Make It Happen' and 'Big John's Blower' featuring a field recording of a leaf blower at work between two high-rise flats in Somers Town.
4:30am - 5:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 10.30pm.] Extraordinary radiophonic probes with Orlando Harrison. For more information visit soundcloud.com/orlando-harrison.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 11am.] Immediate Theatre’s weekly show for the young at heart. This week: we chat to Healthwatch Hackney about the impact of Covid-19 on residents and how you can give feedback on local services. Plus, we visit Newington Green to find out about the controversial new sculpture of feminist philosopher Mary Wollstonecraft by artist Maggi Hambling and Sharon chats to Caroline Allouf about Carer’s Rights Day. Host Sue-Elliott-Nichols is joined by Janet and Sharon, with music from our resident DJ Frank Kaos. For more info visit immediate-theatre.com/work/hackney-social-radio.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 6pm.] Interviews and informed portraits of contemporary American musicians with our stateside correspondent Gianluca Tramontana. This week: Sitting with Gianluca is Joan Baez biographer, Elizabeth Thompson whose "Last Leaf" has just been released. Expect stories from the front line of 60s folk and its remarkable list of characters from Bob Dylan to Pete Seeger, as well as an exploration into Joan Baez’s talents and why she is considered an icon and a legend.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 4.30pm.] An on-going audio autobiography from the punk and post-punk legend that is Spizz. This week: There’s a gout about. Spizz returns like Lazarus with his historical medical history of pain – broken limbs and the recent dreaded gout attack! For more information visit the Spizzenergi Facebook page. Tweet to @spizzenergi.
9:00am - 9:30am
[Repeated from Monday 11am.] 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: Gavin Francis on his new book, Island Dreams. Visit littleatoms.com for more information. Tweet to @littleatoms. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
9:30am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Monday 6.30pm.] A programme for the American community in Nunhead, south east London, presented by New York comic Lewis Schaffer and co-hosted by American economist Lisa Moyle. Today's guest is Neil Brand, English dramatist, composer, author and regular silent film accompanist at London's National Film Theatre. Visit lewisschaffer.co.uk/radio for more information.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Monday 7pm.] 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.
11:45am - 12:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 6.15pm.] A sunken raft of weeds woven into a verdant morass of sound, song and story by the whinnying horses of the Ear Pocket hotel. This week: Manuscripts masticated into the masonry; lucifer on the loo; old boshers have a bash. Show archive at soundcloud.com/into-the-moss. Contact email@example.com.
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Upbeat, eclectic new music show hosted by deXter Bentley. Today: the regular deep dive into our extensive live session archive, plenty of new releases, plus an interview with Paul Hawkins from The Awkward Silences. The Awkward Silences sit pride of place in the annals of the UK Anti-Folk movement, with Paul Hawkins’ songs helping to highlight the hitherto unheard voices from the hinterlands, where poetical meets political, mundane meets medicinal and privilege meets paucity. Their new eponymous LP is out on Friday 27 November 2020 on Blang Records. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information. [Repeated Tuesday 2.30am.]
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Mundele Mafuta presents classic dance music of the two Congos. [Repeated Monday 7am.]
3:30pm - 4:30pm
A collective of DJs and artists explores a selected theme each week through music and conversation. This week’s theme is: Building. Listen to archived shows on Mixcloud. For more information visit Twitter @synaptic_island, Instagram @synapticisland and synapticisland.com. [Repeats Friday 5am.]
4:30pm - 6:30pm
Presented by Jonny Trunk, The OST Show is the only show anywhere dedicated to film music, TV music, library music and related recordings. This week: a trip to the '80s with music from Wally Badarou, electronics from Maurice Jarre and a school choir performing Oliver quite well, but with quite a bit of talking at the back. Visit www.trunkrecords.com for more information. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. [Repeated Monday 3pm.]
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Nick Hennegan explores the literary life of London and celebrates the popular cultural life and literary history of the city. This week: literary and poetic requests. For more information visit LondonLiteraryPubCrawl.com. Tweet to @NickHennegan. [Repeated Tuesday 2.30pm.]
7:00pm - 8:00pm
The :zoviet * france: radio show. This week: Distributive Protocols. This edition features new releases by James Murray & Mike Lazarev, Autechre, and Shuta Hiraki, distributed among recordings by Main, Carlos Ramirez, Red Clouds, Cryptic Mao, Anastasia Vronski, Piana, and John Foxx + Harold Budd. [Repeated Tuesday 5am.]
8:00pm - 8:30pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 6pm.] 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.
8:30pm - 9:30pm
A project born in London, now based in Glasgow. A weave of melancholic techno, peculiar-pop, alternative soundscapes, and beyond. Assembled by Outgoing Person and Si-Ro. This week: 2K-OK Winter Warmers Special. As the wintery weather continues to bite, Outgoing Person and AKASiroDJ deep dive into their cosiest playlists to bring forth an hour of warming pop and brooding soundscapes. [Repeated Monday 2am.]
10:30pm - 11:00pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 9pm.] 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.
11:00pm - 12:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 12am.] 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.
12:00am - 1:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 11pm.] Presented and mixed by DJ BPM and Sharon-Rose (on alternate weeks), showcasing Grime classics, unreleased promos and new releases. This week: Sharon-Rose features music from Taliwhoah, Stefflon Don, Scratcha DVA, Karen Nyame KG, SBK, Sharky Major, Tia Carys, and Shae Universe. Listen to archive shows on Mixcloud. Twitter: @sharonrose__.