12:00am - 1:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 9am.] Interviews with a wide range of alternative thinkers by the Los Angeles-based investigator of anomalous phenomena. This week: Rob discusses the beginnings of science fiction in the 1950s and '60s and how it has impacted society and entertainment today. Visit robsimone.com/ for more information.
2:00am - 3:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 8.30pm.] 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.
3:00am - 3:30am
[Repeats from Friday 3pm.] A six part series which celebrates and explores the significance of the first Black led civil rights campaign in the UK, the Bristol Bus Boycott of 1963. Produced and presented by Miranda Rae. A Sound Women South West Network production supported by the Audio Content Fund.
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: Debbie plays mostly dance-oriented music with gently paced moments. Featuring new music from Queen Lilas, Saara, Dr Sley's Ibali Band and One Jah, with a beautiful heartfelt track from Syrian Wizzy Music exiled in Berlin. 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: The Power 100 list in Georgian Chant, a new radio work in two parts by Bill Burns. Burns has enlisted the talents of singer/composer Alan Gasser and Emma Gasser to chant, Georgian style, the names on Art Review's 2015 Power 100 list. The Georgian chants, operatic hollering and sonic rumblings feature names familiar to aficionados of the world of art, including Hans Ulrich Obrist, David Zwirner, Julia Peyton-Jones, Nicholas Serota, Marina Abramović, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Liam Gillick and Charles Esche. Also featured is a collaboration between Burns and Andrew Zukerman. First broadcast 22 July 2016.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Friday 9am.] Global environmental news with Alex Smith. Today: record-smashing hurricanes and typhoons landed all over the world this month - during a pandemic. The untold story of the new mega-storms, ugly possibilities, and new science. With guest, Pinaki Chakraborty from Okinawa, Japan. Visit ecoshock.org/ for more information. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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. This week: DJ Ritu’s mix includes Galician pipes ambassador Susana Seivane, fado queen Mariza, jazz king Branford Marsalis, the Isley Brothers, Yinon Muallem, Valkyrien Allstars, and Janet Kay.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Friday 1pm.] A weekly show dedicated to political theory and current affairs hosted by James Butler. This week: in the jungles of central and eastern India, a communist insurgency which started in 1967 still fights on today. But what do the Naxalites actually believe? Why are so many young people attracted to their fight? And will they survive the crackdown by the Indian state? James talks to Alpa Shah, author of Nightmarch, about her time spent among the guerrillas -- and delves into the inner world of Indian Maoists. Find Novara on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. E-mail email@example.com. All previous shows are available at novaramedia.com.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Friday 8pm.] Artist Patrick Wray talks to historian, novelist and poet Clive Murphy about his life and work. Murphy is best known for his 'Ordinary Lives' series of books in which he recorded and edited together memoirs for various ordinary people, including a lavatory attendant, a pig farmer and a chorus girl. This is the story of his extraordinary life.
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: Noreena Hertz on her latest book, The Lonely Century. Visit littleatoms.com for more information. Tweet to @littleatoms. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org. [Repeated Saturday 9am.]
11:30am - 12:00pm
[Repeated from Friday 5pm.] Up-to-date information for Southwark residents regarding Covid-19. This week: to mark National Fuel Poverty Awareness Day we are broadcasting an interview from June 2020 with Ruth London of Fuel Poverty Action, with updated information on support available and a special advert from Southwark Pensioners. Produced by Southwark Group of Tenant Organisations (SGTO) with and on behalf of the Southwark Tenants Movement. Get involved and get in touch at email@example.com 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: in a final visit to the ten-LP series The Folk Songs of Britain, Kevin plays tracks from Volume 9 - Songs of Ceremony, and Volume 10 - Songs of Animals and Other Marvels.
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Magazine programme with Tim Hamilton, addressing issues which affect pensioners across London. This week: Dr Webb, Age UK's Head of Research, asks how imminent is a vaccine for coronavirus and how well will it work for older people with less active immunity. Local pensioner in Lewisham, Iris Till, who is Chair of the Positive Ageing Council in Lewisham, shares her message of hope for all older people. Plus advice on when to get a Covid-19 test and a round-up of "Seasonal Cheer" from Lewisham Pensioners Forum. 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, Jamille and Lucy talk to Zoe Partington. Zoe is a disability art consultant, a contemporary artist and is also the co-director of DisOrdinary Architecture. She discusses the topic of access within architecture as well as disability within the arts. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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. 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 email@example.com.
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. This week marks the beginning of an epic journey along the Pan-American Highway - starting in Argentina! Expect to hear folk, jazz, rock, new wave and digital cumbia. 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 and co-hosted by American economist Lisa Moyle. Today's guest is Claire Sheppard, founder of community help group Nunhead Knocks, the Nunhead Woman's Institute and local environmentalist, fighting for two oak trees in Sydenham Hill Wood. 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
For two decades guitar improviser Tashi Dorji has travelled a long road, recording several dozen albums and touring the world, playing his guitar solo and in collaboration with others. Today he shares previously unreleased recordings, three solo acoustic improvisations and a performance with Mette Rasmussen as a duo at the Washington Street Art Center, Somerville, MA in June 2019. His new album ‘Stateless’ is out now on Drag City. For more information visit www.dragcity.com/artists/tashi-dorji. First broadcast 30 September 2020. [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 and sometimes poetry. Guests: David Gray, Global Sustainable Farmland Income Trust; Sean Kiernan, Greengage. [Repeated Thursday 9am.]
10:00pm - 11:00pm
First, "What Next for America?" a 20 minute documentary which gathers together voice notes from Americans on both sides of the elections and complied it with some explanation and analysis. Produced by Ben Tulloh, Magdalena Moursey and Annie Coloe. Followed at 10.20pm by Milo Thesiger-Meacham's "Dig This Time," commissioned by the Radiophrenia festival (https://radiophrenia.scot): This imagines an online live-streamer - ANTIGENUS (anagram of ecologist Tina Negus) - as a documentary filmmaker, who navigates continents, time and virtual space, charting a digressive narrative about species and data in a post-Internet world. Text, music, production, direction: Milo Thesiger-Meacham. ANTIGENUS (narrator): Douglas Wood. MASON? FORD? (singer): Laurie Innes [Repeats Sunday 8am.]
11:00pm - 12:00am
In the second of tonight's special one-off programmes, lopsided and grimly humorous crime fiction in "The Inspector Wall Adventures," written by Dave Milton and read by Tam Dean Burn. Contains scenes of violence and material some listeners may find offensive.
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.]