12:00am - 1:00am
A series of hour long live mix recordings, compositions and productions by Mac Dunlop. These broadcasts explore the knock on effects of sound layers within the evolution of sonic themes as they form. This episode is a new sound art piece commissioned by Dynamic Dunescapes and Cornwall Wildlife Trust; and is also available at the actual Dunes locations themselves (Upton Towans and Penhale Dunes, Cornwall) through qr Codes and streaming. Find out more at www.macspianolounge.blogspot.com. [Repeats Saturday 2.30am.]
1:00am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Friday 10pm.] Hosted by Johny Brown and Inga Tillere of Band Of Holy Joy. This week: Glitch Punk with Laerkrow. There is a unique comfort in letting go to the noise amongst the signal, the birdsong, euphonium, cigarette lighter, Ethiopian masinko, reverberations of BBC Bush House, to the overarching sounds of humanity, the tears in the fabric, the perfection of imperfection. Ryuichi Sakamoto, Alva Noto, Howlround, Burial, Four Tet, Lee Gamble, Ensemble Entendu, Julia Kent, Loscil, Laerkrow, Helena Hauff, Ghostpoet, Glenn Branca. 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: Sonic Eyes. Gavin Mysterion brings an Antipodean approach to his Sonic Eyes project, going on epic walkabout with a clutch of dumb disco beatz and visions of William Blake and The Beatles in a wry politically nuanced workout of punky dance-ability. The debut LP, Hearing With Sonic Eyes is released on vinyl (limited edition of 111 copies) on 3 December 2021. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 7pm.] The :zoviet * france: radio show. This week: Dusty, but Living. This edition features tracks from new releases by Neznamo, Travis Duo, Pé, on the Line label, and Ben Link Collins on Flaming Pines, all swerving atmospheric particulates with Jakob Rosin, Kenji Siratori and Crude, Periskop, Petemaskreplica, Gordon Monahan, and Weatherglass.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. This week: Bev Lee Harling introduces her new album, Little Anchor out on Wah Wah 45s Records. She reflects on her life in music in Hastings and London and on her role in Bloom Britannia, Barefoot Opera's new people's opera. For more information see thenewsagents.blogspot.co.uk.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 12pm.] Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era. This week's show explores the post Summer of Soul Big Band/Funk interface with music from Paul Horn, Charles Earland and the Band of the Black Watch. 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: detained former Sudan Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok is now released and reinstated as Prime Minister by his military captors. He has also entered into partnership in a new deal with his military captors. Protestors on the street feel betrayed and denounce his actions. See mixcloud.com/talkingafrica for more Talking Africa shows.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] One off, irregular and sometimes surprise broadcasts.
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Benjamin Tassie speaks with contemporary composers about their music and the music that inspires them. This week: Benjamin speaks with Ben Nobuto about his upcoming commission for the Manchester Collective, his referential and 'maximalist' aesthetic, and how the internet has shaped our attention spans. [Repeats Friday 8am.]
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Recipes in sound from Mama Dolores, Mistress of the Deep Soul Kitchen. [Repeated Saturday 10.30pm.]
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. [Repeats Sunday 5pm.]
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. [Repeats Friday 3.30pm.]
6:00pm - 6:15pm
Feelgood new five-part drama series by disabled and deaf writers that lifts the lid off stereotypes and flatpacks. When wheelchair user Stella goes to Sharewoods for a bit of soft furnishing retail therapy, she immediately falls for shop worker Ali, then bumps into high maintenance old schoolfriend Erica. The three women end up locked in the store overnight, in a funny, upfront exploration of independence and friendship. A co-production between Naked Productions and Graeae Theatre Company. Supported by Audio Content Fund. [Repeats Friday 5pm.]
6:15pm - 6:30pm
Miscellaneous shorter radio features. [Repeats Friday 5.15pm.]
7:30pm - 7:50pm
A poet’s inquiry into climate change presented by Linda France. This week: Episode 9 - Consciousness. We’re guided in reflections on the element of consciousness by Buddhist monk Ajahn Sucitto, and also hear from poet Jorie Graham in the US and Professor Deborah McGregor in Canada. With poetry from Ajahn Sucitto and Linda. Music by Joshua Green. Produced by Sonderbug, with New Writing North and Newcastle University and funded by the Audio Content Fund and Arts Council England. 9/10. [Repeats Thursday 3.30pm.]
7:50pm - 8:00pm
An eight part series recorded as part of the research project by Arup, ‘Racial Equity & the City: Experiences of people of colour in London’, looking at the relationship between the built environment and racial equity through the eyes of community members. Each episode is taken from a radio discussion between community members in Newham and Thamesmead, focusing on lived experiences and what action can be taken towards anti-racist city-making. This was made possible by Arup, Decosm and Social Broadcasts. The findings and insights from this research will be shared in a report on arup.com in October. [Repeats Thursday 3.50pm.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
One off, irregular and sometimes surprise broadcasts. [Repeated Wednesday 10am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE. This week's show features Jessica Voorsanger and University of the Arts London (UAL) Fine Art students joining Bob Smith and Rich Little on improvised percussion in a live performance of two of The Apathy Band’s songs. Also, music from Brigitte Fontaine and King Tubby. [Repeats Sunday 5am.]
10:00pm - 10:30pm
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.].