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.]
1:00am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Friday 10pm.] Hosted by Johny Brown and Inga Tillere of Band Of Holy Joy. This week's guest is the noted Portugese artist, academic and musician Antonio Olaio, who has recently released a recording called Anywhere Else and is currently organising an exhibition inspired by Giorgio De Chirico. We look into the work of Antonio in an hour freely inspired by his universe. For more information visit badpunkradio.tumblr.com, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
2:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 12pm.] Upbeat, eclectic new music show hosted by deXter Bentley. Today: London based, neo-classical Latvian pianist and composer Ieva Dubova discusses her prodigious creative output since lockdown, including her first venture into singing, a new cross-cultural project with American poet, producer, musician and editor Malik Crumpler born as a direct response to the Black Lives Matter movement, and her current ambient instrumental project. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 7pm.] The :zoviet * france: radio show. This week's edition - From the Centre to the Edge - begins with lost memories and ends with a bicycle, following paths taken by Nunc Stans, Zreen Toyz, Simon Whetham, Harry Bertoia, and Sparkes & Thompson.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. This week: London Animation Club and Perestroika film. Talking to Martin Pickles from the LAC about the club and its events which discuss diverse forms of filmmaking from Britain and beyond, ranging from the children's TV work of Peter Firmin, Bod Godfrey and the work of Joanna Quinn, known for her expressive character 'Beryl' then heading off through layers of international experimentalism. Music from Delia Derbyshire and Pavel Karmanov. 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's show joins the dots connecting Jack Hargreaves and A Tribe Called Quest, with a concluding stop-off at the Red Planet. 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: the Tshisekedi-led government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo continues to back large-scale illegal logging of the Congo basin as it sticks to its "Ostrich policies" towards its management as a key resource for socio-economic development. See mixcloud.com/talkingafrica for more Talking Africa shows.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] An audio supplement to Art Monthly magazine, broadcast on the second Monday of each month. Today: Chris Clarke on his interview with Phil Collins about his film 'Bring Down The Walls' which looks at the US prison-industrial complex through the lens of house music and nightlife. Bob Dickinson on his 'Anti-work work; feature that asks whether we can ever free ourselves from capitalist pressures to keep working. Lauren Velvick on notions of care and her profile of Jade Montserrat, a Scarborough-based artist who engages with the institutional conditions of exhibiting and displaying work. Hosted by Alex Hull.
11:00am - 11:30am
NND and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week: continuing with the Women’s History Month 2021 series, NND concludes a discussion with author Lady Colin Campbell, who talks about work in the context of her book People of Colour and The Royals, including women's pre-twentieth-century work prospects, working royals and the difference between public service, service, charity and philanthropy. Part 2 of 2. 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. Today: Protest and Commemoration – the first of 5 new episodes exploring change. Members of Meet Me discuss their memories of the Black People’s Day of Action on 2 March 1981, in conversation with 'artivist' Sheba of Irie Dance and a student activist, Hafsa from Goldsmiths. Critical voices including Paul Gilroy, Lynton Kwesi Johnson and Lisa Amanda Parker reflect on how a local response to the grief and outrage provoked by the New Cross Fire became a turning point in the history of Black Politics in Britain. What is the common ground and where are the differences 40 years on? 1/5. 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. [Repeats Thursday 5pm.]
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: Lara chats with Australian electronic dance music duo Night Tales – comprised of artists Kamaliza Salamba and Aaron Bannie. They talk about the process behind their unique sound, the effect of Covid on touring and what’s next for their music. The Lallas wellness section this week features the UK’s first theme park for wellness, 'Wellnergy' and tips from resident health/fitness specialist Andrew Rose. [Repeated Sunday 5pm.]
2:30pm - 3:00pm
[Repeated from Saturday 6.30pm.] Nick Hennegan explores the literary life of London and celebrates the popular cultural life and literary history of the city. This week, Nick goes back to 2018 when the pubs were open and the SpeakEasy Cabaret was recorded at the Wheatsheaf Pub in Fitzrovia. Part 2 next week. Tweet to @NickHennegan. For more information visit LondonLiteraryPubCrawl.com.
3:00pm - 4:00pm
A monthly exploration by Patricia Pascal of the revolution in UK jazz. Today: I miss Live Music! This episode is dedicated to the underground, vibrant live music scene in London. You will hear music recorded in much-loved venues like Kansas Smitty's, Good Evening Arts, Iklectik, Champion Sounds, Steamdown, Jazzrefreshed, Church of Sound and Mark Kavuma's The Banger Factory. When we finally re-open, please support your local live music venue! For more info visit jazznewblood.org/jazznewbloodtapes. [Repeats Friday 7am.]
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Henry Scott-Irvine Presents... Record Studio Tales, looking at the people behind great records made in the last 60 years. Today's episode features Abbey Road and Trident Studios engineer Ken Scott who began as 'third button pusher' on the Beatles album, A Hard Day's Night before graduating to become engineer on The Beatles Magical Mystery Tour and their double White Album in 1968. Ken also discusses Procol Harum's third album, A Salty Dog (1969), which he engineered before moving on to co-produce four albums for David Bowie during the early 1970s. Find Henry on Facebook. [Repeats Sunday 11am.]
5:00pm - 5:30pm
Janet Gunter and Ugo Vallauri host a different kind of gadget show, discussing the work and philosophy of The Restart Project, a London-based social enterprise that encourages people to use their electronics longer, to prevent waste, save money, and make people happier. This month: Ugo is joined by Mercedes Oli from Mer-IT and James Diamond from Hackney Fixers. We talk about the continued need for laptop donation projects for those in need and how we can do more for digital inclusion. For more information visit therestartproject.org. [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 Friday 3.30pm.]
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Walter Lockwood presents an exploration of the sounds and influences of south London music scenes with an emphasis on younger, newer artists. [Repeats Saturday 8pm.]
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Award-winning LGBTQI magazine show created by comedian Rosie Wilby and hosted by Sophia Blackwell. This week: Rosie and Sophia speak to Emma Smart, one of the programmers of the BFI Flare Festival about their March 2021 programme of LGBT+ films – booking is open now. 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
[Repeated from Monday 1am.] Broadcast as part of our special International Women's Day programming yesterday, Michelle Madsen curates an hour of playful, vulnerable radio celebrating the wild imaginations and unseen creations of London and Berlin-based artists Gaby Sambucetti (La Ninfa Eco), Charmaine Wombwell, Silvia Mercuriali, Julia Progelhof, Forest Sounds (Ellese Elliot), Peperuna, Francesca Auerbach, Lucy Hopkins and Eli Lee. Listening to Lizzie Mercier Descloux, Sault and Hollie Keniff.
10:00pm - 10:30pm
Residents of Barking & Dagenham with long term health conditions and disabilities are campaigning for the right to record their benefits assessments on a medium other than cassette, as is the current Government ruling. This programme documents their efforts to lobby the Government and hold them to account for breaches of the Equality Act, along with their personal testimonies and poetry. This project is led by artist Hannah Kemp-Welch, supported by Studio 3 Arts. Thanks to the funders Arts Council England and the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. Visit studio3arts.org.uk for more information. [Repeats Thursday 4.30pm.]
12:00am - 1:00am
The world's first and longest running alternative Black music radio show, hosted by Art Terry. Tonight: the second instalment of our monthly series titled Cosmic Tuesdays. Each second Tuesday of the month we dive into the interstellar world of the Sun Ra Arkestra featuring exclusive interviews and tracks. This week we speak with singer and Sun Ra Arkestra member, Tara Middleton. For more information visit isblackmusic.com. [Repeated Saturday 2.30am.]