12:00am - 1:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 11pm.] Presented and mixed by DJ BPM, showcasing Grime classics, unreleased promos and new releases. This week: a guest production mix from JT The Goon, founder member of Slew Dem, one of the pioneer Grime collectives in East London. Listen to archive shows on Mixcloud. Twitter: @djbpm.
4:30am - 5:00am
Recipes in sound from Mama Dolores, Mistress of the Deep Soul Kitchen. [Repeated Sunday 4.30am.]
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 9pm.] Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE. This week’s show embraces the form of an audio diary. Bob attempts to make a more truthful diary than heard on other platforms where the zeitgeist is 'optimism, pathos and optimism’, and honestly charts his week which documents three deaths of friends, but also his 58th birthday. He reads from a new children’s book he is working on. We are joined by the Apathy Band.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Monday 10pm.] A monthly programme with Kristopher Winter, dedicated to the exploration of Eastern European culture. Tonight: Bydgoszczu moj Mozgu – a braindance mix of work from Gorzycki & Dobie, Kondensator Przepływu, Tomasz Pawlicki & Artur Mackowiak, Qba Janicki, Michał Osowski & Sławek Janicki, Trytony, Łoskot, Sroczynski. For more information visit Facebook. Listen to previous shows on Mixcloud.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Friday 4pm.] Tim McArthur, Nathan Matthews and guests discuss London's vibrant theatre scene. Today, they uncover another 'Shocking Showtune' and attempt to identify a mystery guest in 'Who’s On The Line?'. Plus, West End stalwart Scott St Martyn chats about his latest book, More Diaries of a West End Wendy, and shares the soundtrack to his life. Visit thecurtainupshow.com for more information. In association with TodayTix.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 6.30pm.] Award-winning LGBTQI magazine show created by comedian Rosie Wilby and hosted by Sophia Blackwell. This week: Sophia talks to novelist Stella Duffy about her new book from Virago, Lullaby Beach. Author Paul Burston and health worker Teresa Edmans continue their discussions of the 1980s and 1990s in the UK, adding to the LGBT+ stories told in the new TV series from Russell T Davies, It’s a Sin. Follow @outsthlondon for more info.
11:00am - 12:00pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 4pm.] 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: in Episode 17 we shine a spotlight on young singer-songwriter, actor and rising star, Luke Coughlan. Amid chat from co-host Sé, Luke sings songs by Glen Hansard, Paul Brady; and his own self-penned material. Also featured are recordings from his heroes, Bob Dylan, Dick Gaughan and Frankie Valli. Visit irishculturalcentre.co.uk/digital. Find archived shows in the series on Mixcloud.
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Freewheeling music series with Ivor Kallin. This week's show features the music of Ashley Wales (Spring Heel Jack, Newton, Bruised, Treader Records and the London Improvisers Orchestra), and includes a common cold blether. [Repeated Friday 1am.]
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Arty Facts with Master J is a show about working in the arts. Today: Master J is joined by West End musical theatre performer Karen Holmes. They continue their discussion of memories, anecdotes, and funny stories from their years working professionally in the West End. Topics include: awful secret confessions, setting fire to a rehearsal studio, what happened when the 'Martin Guerre' lighting rig fell onto the lead actor, audience members openly filming the show with their camera phones, and the time Karen’s parents came to see her perform and were put up in a brothel. Plus, Karen selects a favourite song from the 60+ she recorded for this show last year. For more information visit Master J on Facebook. [Repeated Thursday 3.30am.]
2:00pm - 3:00pm
[Repeated from Monday 1pm.] Magazine programme with Tim Hamilton, addressing issues which affect pensioners across London. This week: the National Pensioners Convention writes to Boris Johnson calling for an independent public inquiry into the 100,000 (and rising) Covid-19 deaths in the UK. Age UK's supporter, Dame Helen Mirren, shares her message of thanks to those who have supported the charity's work. Independent Age reports: "Tens of millions of pounds denied to some of the poorest older people this pandemic winter". Produced by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly.
5:00pm - 6:00pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 11.30am] 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.
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Interviews and informed portraits of contemporary American musicians with our stateside correspondent Gianluca Tramontana. This week: Gianluca debuts field recording from Guantánamo Cuba and plays some R&B and hip-hop to spice up the winter freezes. [Repeated Saturday 6am.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Ross Forrest walks us through the shadier side of roots, country and Americana. This week: brand new music from Jamie Wyatt, Arlo McKinley and Krista Shows, plus classics from Elvis Presley and Bruce Springsteen to help keep us on the straight and narrow. Contact the show at firstname.lastname@example.org. [Repeated Thursday 2.30am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Marina Organ presents an hour of music that uses unconventional structures and 'other' time signatures – gathered from the worldwide undergrounds of math rock, avant prog, weird electronica and strange pop. This week: music from Perhaps Contraption, National Health, MoeTar, Tim Smith's Oceanland World, Anta and Antoni Maiovvi, Sanguine Hum, Peter Hammill and Isuldur's Bane, Darling Freakhead, Pasteur, Crime in Choir, and Tryon. Follow the playlist on Twitter @OtherRockShow. Visit otherrockshow.wordpress.com for more information. [Repeated Thursday 8am.]
11:00pm - 12:00am
A programme consecrated to field recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, presented by Patrick Tubin McGinley. This week's edition entitled 'Lend an Ear, Leave a Word', has been produced in Scotland by Mark Vernon. Visit frameworkradio.net for more information. [Repeated Wednesday 5am.]
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. Today: Rob talks with New York best selling co-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.