12:00am - 1:00am
The world's first and longest running alternative Black music radio show, hosted by Art Terry. This week: Tuesday 16 February 2021 is Mardi Gras in New Orleans, so tonight we have a Mardi Gras special. We feature zydeco musicians who are exploring the music's heritage and attempting to expand the genre, including Beau Jocque, Queen Ida and Rosie Ledat. For more information visit isblackmusic.com. [Repeated Saturday 2.30am.]
1:00am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Friday 5.30pm.] A showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent. Tonight: a second 2012 Fundraiser Special. In keeping with an occasional precedent, the show will be another "mystery broadcast", 18 tracks of unannounced and highly unusual music (and noise). The playlist will only be revealed when you have donated enough money to the Fundraiser. You will also hear 8 tuneful messages exhorting you to donate. Visit thesoundprojector.com/radio-show/ for more information.
3:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 10.30pm.] Radia, the international group of independent cultural radio stations, presents a new show realised by one of its members, exploring "new and forgotten ways of making radio. Tonight, show 828: !MakeSome Domestic Noise! is a collective online performance created inthe context of the covid-19 lockdown. It can be described as anonline domestic noise big band. As everyone was isolated at home, ∏Node launched the Antivirus program in order to train people to jointhis online community with their own stream and sounds. This is the result. Visit radia.fm for more information.
4:00am - 5:00am
An archival surprise. Today: a Tin Can Review from 13 September 2018. James Hodder meets the Wood Brothers of Nashville, Tennessee. The trio consisting of brothers Chris and Oliver and multi-instrumentalist Jano Rix had just released their sixth studio album, 'One Drop Of Truth,' to critical acclaim and were touring the UK. The band discusses writing and recording the album as well as performing live tracks.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 11pm.] A programme consecrated to field recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, presented by Patrick Tubin McGinley. This week's regular edition features the Matins de France compilation, Jen Boyd, Blanc Sceol, Simon Whetham, Eric La Casa, Pablo Diserens, and an intro by Terje Paulsen. Visit frameworkradio.net for more information.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Friday 7pm.] A talk show dedicated to films and television shows, presented by Marcus Ako, Laura Sampson and David Campbell. This week: Marcus and Producer Dave speak with more filmmakers whose projects are featured at the Paris International Film Festival which shows films online from across the globe from the 4-14 February, including the filmmakers behind Invisible Love, and The Prison Within. Visit STB's Facebook page for more information. Tweet to @STB_ResonanceFM. Instagram @ShootTheBreezeShow.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Friday 11am.] A weekly show hosted by urbanist Donald Hyslop.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Friday 9pm.] Joe Cushley explores 13 Bar Blues and Twisted Roots music from around the globe. From the the 1920s to the present day, from the barrel-house to the arthouse via the bedsit, from Mali to Mississippi to the Mekong via New Malden - every culture has its blues. For more information visit Balling The Jack on Facebook. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
9:00am - 10:00am
Interviews with a wide range of alternative thinkers by the Los Angeles-based investigator of anomalous phenomena. Today: Rob talks with New York best selling author Steve Alten, about his book, co-authored with Dr. Steven Greer titled "Undisclosed" which claims to document the US military's cover-up of the UFO phenomenon. Visit robsimone.com for more information. [Repeated Monday 12am.]
11:00am - 12:00pm
Immediate Theatre’s weekly show for the young at heart. This week: we chat to Lynn Humphrey about the Council’s Digital Buddy programme, which provides technical support for older people, and we find out about osteopathy and pain management in lockdown with Ruby Hyde-Saddington and Thomas Pinna from Core Clapton. Plus, we hear about Lunar New Year celebrations in China and here in Hackney as we speak to visiting student Zishu Li and Vicky Yung from Hackney Chinese Community Services. Host Sue Elliott-Nichols is joined by Janet, Sharon, Steve and Judy, with music from our resident DJ Frank Kaos. For more info visit immediate-theatre.com/work/hackney-social-radio. [Repeated Saturday 5am.]
1:00pm - 1:30pm
[Repeated from Monday 6pm.] 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 on the meandering Pan-American adventure, Honduras awaits! Full of musical diversity, we explore folk, Garifuna and electronic music. Find Jamal on Mixcloud, Facebook and Instagram.
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Introduced by DJ Ritchie Rich, multi-instrumentalist Duane aka Mr Amazing, and singer Labake Anisere, and produced by people with learning disabilities at the Gate Arts Centre, Gate Kicks covers art, music, dance, film, theatre and offers a hub where this truly underground art scene is exposed to a larger audience. [Repeated Friday 3.30am.]
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson. This week: Ben makes necessity the mother of invention by turning Covid lockdown - the prevention of realtime Free Improvisation - into a new art form via audio collage, musique concrete, xenochrony, call it what you will. Musicians contributing to this outburst of moan, poem and foam comprise: Peter Baxter (electronics, tabletop percussion), Eleanor Crook (electric guitar, violin); Cloughie (electric bass), Guy Evans (hybrid drumset, wind capture, mixage), Mike Watt (electric bass), Nancy Cunard (inspiration), Robert "Sugarlips" Goldsmith (baritone saxophone), Out To Lunch (cheap Hammond organ simulacrum) and Beebee Vanunu (drumset). Watch out for a track called Stretch Pasture for a Wounded Pig. [Repeated Saturday 3.30am.]
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Music miscellany assembled by Ed Baxter to fill an unexpected gap in the schedule.
4:30pm - 5:30pm
An on-going audio autobiography from the punk and post-punk legend that is Spizz. This week: Spizz kicks off with some good news – the new band spot chart successes! Plus, some rediscovered unplayed mid 80’s nuggets unearthed in lockdown. For more information visit the Spizzenergi Facebook page. Tweet to @spizzenergi. [Repeated Saturday 8am.]
5:30pm - 6:30pm
[Repeated from 4am.] An archival surprise: an episode of Tin Can Review from 13 September 2018. James Hodder meets the Wood Brothers of Nashville, Tennessee. The trio consisting of brothers Chris and Oliver and multi-instrumentalist Jano Rix had just released their sixth studio album, 'One Drop Of Truth,' to critical acclaim and were touring the UK. The band discusses writing and recording the album as well as performing live tracks.
6:30pm - 7:30pm
DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive global music show from London. This week: DJ Ritu introduces grooves by Florence Adooni of Ghana, Giuliano Sorgini from Italy, Afghan percussionist Sorosh Moheb, Nigeria’s Victor Uwaifo, Finland’s Charlotta Curves, and Polish folk stars, Warsaw Village Band, plus legends like Lovers Rock queen Janet Kay and iconic pianist/composer Chick Corea. [Repeated Monday 8am.]
7:30pm - 8:00pm
Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte". This week: a tribute to French musician Ghédalia Tazartès who died on 9 February 2021. [Repeated Thursday 7am.]
9:00pm - 9:30pm
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. [Repeated Saturday 10.30pm.]
9:30pm - 10:30pm
The Earl of Killorglin and Andrew Scott-Bolton of Club Integral - London's long-running "home to the uncategorisable" - explore the music that informs its long running (but currently suspended) concert series in London. [Repeated Friday 12am.]
12:00am - 1:00am
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. This episode features music by Brenda MacIntyre + Errol Starr Francis + Nenokaasi, Berk Jodoin, The Martin Sisters, Thunderbirds Raised Her with Tony Moss, Joanne Shenandoa h & Lawrence Laughing, John McLeod, Mohiks Eagle's Fire Ft. Thana Redhawk, iskwe, Grant-Lee Phillips, Dalannah Gail Bowen, Angel Haze, Artson & Quese IMC, and Wolf Saga. Visit facebook.com/turtleislandradio for more information. [Repeated Saturday 12.30am.]