12:00am - 1:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 11pm.] Presented and mixed by DJ BPM, showcasing Grime classics, unreleased promos and new releases. Tonight: tracks from "Grime Originals" The Album, new releases from Deanoh, Tophe and Wiley, Solsa and classics by Iron Soul, Zdot, JT the Goon and J Sweet. Listen to archive shows on Mixcloud. Twitter: @feraldubs.
1:00am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Thursday 9pm.] New music with The Wire magazine. This week: Shane Woolman presents a special guest mix by Tunisian producer and DJ Deena Abdelwahed, as well as tracks by SANAM, Grupo Swing, Amy Cutler, Carl Stone, and Mesmer. Visit thewire.co.uk for more information.
2:30am - 3:30am
[Repeated from Wednesday 11pm.] A series of late night deep listening soundtracks presented by Robin The Fog. Tonight: we open with Zachary Paul's 'Premonition (3_30pm Lake Perris) I Rays II Clouds', then continue with tracks from Sunroof!, an unreleased archive track from Howlround and finally an extended track from the new Wolf Eyes 'Drolls' triple album retrospective. Come drift into the noisy night... Further details at: robinthefog.com.
4:30am - 5:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 9pm.] 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.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 2pm.] Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson. This week: Ben draws upon recordings from two gigs, one at the Rutland Arms in Sheffield on 14th November, and one at the Betsey Trotwood in Clerkenwell, London on 24th November. The Sheffield music consists of two duets: "Iceberg Up Dentist 3D Version" features Jessie Harper on violin and Adam Wolfe on clarinet; "Round Flame Sip Bog" features Ben Moran-Healy on electric guitar and Richard Jackson on drumset. The London music features Ammas (Out To Lunch - Yamaha electric keyboards, acoustic guitar, wooden spoons, beer glass; Peter Baxter - drumset; Graham Davis - 3-synth set-up; Nick Lubran - vocals, wooden flutes, acoustic guitar; Dave Black - electric guitar; Robert "Sugarlips" Goldsmith - tenor sax, sopranino sax) with special guest Paul Moss on a rare visit from France, playing clarinet, thumb piano and percussion.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 9pm.] Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE. This week's show features Canterbury's 'Free Range Orchestra' recorded at St Georges Church, Ramsgate, plus recent recordings made with Owen Thomas by Bob and Roberta Smith and Jessica Voorsanger.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Friday 2.30pm.] A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. This week: Film of the Same Name follows Philip Sanderson and Steven Ball as they revisit the haunted landscapes of their 1980s film trilogy Apostrophe S. The film melds the filmmakers' revisiting of the locations of the original films, a workshop re-enactment, and topographic animation, all set to a soundtrack of newly composed songs and music with fragmentary echoes of the earlier films. First broadcast 24 October 2014.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Friday 4pm.] Tim McArthur, Nathan Matthews and guests discuss London's vibrant theatre scene. Today's guests: David Ricardo-Pearce & Ellis Rae from 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' at the Palace Theatre; and Rebecca Lock from 'Elf the Musical' at the Dominion Theatre. Follow on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for more information.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 3pm.] Percussionist, composer, producer and curator RENU (Renu Hossain) shares monthly her music, poems, stories, film excerpts, personal recordings and unreleased work. This month: RENU dives into filmic tales of Indian classical music. Featuring Begum Akhtar, Ustad Bismillah Khan, Ustad Sultan Khan, Annapurna Devi. For more information visit renumusic.me.
11:00am - 12:00pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 5.30pm.] Fieldnotes is an hour long programme this month, hence this slot. Broadcasts by the artist-run publishing project edited by Bella Marrin which produces a print journal twice a year and a public programme of workshops, radio broadcasts, screenings and readings. Founded in 2020, Fieldnotes aims to promote and support non-conforming creative practices that pioneer new cultural forms. This month: in episode 3 of the series Sonic Commons, Fieldnotes' James Hendrix Elsey is in conversation with artist and member of Shovel Dance Collective, Mataio Austin Dean. We hear about his research into folk songs 'The Cutty Wren' and 'Bold Captain Avery', plus a surprise accompaniment from Alasdair Roberts. For more information visit fieldnotes.site.
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Freewheeling music series with Ivor Kallin. This week's episode features a couple of pieces each from Abstract Concrete and Rick Wilson, new releases from Kolodziejczyk and Mac, and from Lash and Solberg, with an extended recording from a recent concert at the Hundred Years Gallery in Hoxton starring Nicols, Kim, Paxton, Edwards and Benford. [Repeats Friday 1am.]
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Master J presents the sixth of eight different Arts Based Game Shows that Won't Work. Walking into the unknown and hoping to come out the other side this week are: poet Dennis Just Dennis, comedian Geoff Steel, singer-songwriter James Leon, screenwriter James Ruzicka, and musical theatre actor Karen Holmes. The show: "Can't Play, Won't Play, The Really Stupid Piano Game Show" combines charades, piano playing, and Trivial Pursuit. Expect to hear everyone whinge 'But I can't play the piano', marvel at the strategy and ingenuity of some guests, and look down on those who give up in despair. There will be points on offer and there will, of course, be rules. Feel free to play along at home! For more information visit Master J on Facebook. [Repeats Wednesday 7.30pm.]
2:00pm - 3:00pm
[Repeated from Monday 1pm.] Magazine programme with Tim Hamilton, addressing issues which affect pensioners across London. This week: advice from Age UK on keeping well this winter, especially important as we get older as changes to our bodies often mean cold weather and winter bugs affect us more than they used to. Age UK’s campaigns’ officer, Rosie, shares her gratitude for the 12,000 of you who have answered their survey on how you are coping in later life, and expresses sorrow that so many of you have been struggling to access the care you need, when you need it. Our musical tributes are to American country singer, songwriter and guitar-player Mervin Shiner who is known for his honky-tonk style, and Canadian guitarist, singer and songwriter Robbie Robertson, who is ranked 59th in Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 100 greatest guitarists. Produced by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly.
3:00pm - 4:00pm
[Repeated from Friday 12pm.] A weekly mixtape of eclectic new music from Sound and Music. This week: hosted by Laonikos, featuring Lyra Pramuk, Ben Frost, NKISI, Tasjiil Moujahed - مسافر, Wild Up, Jasmin Kent Rodgman, Zubin Kanga, Neil Luck, Satoko Doi-Luck, Moor Mother, Duo van Vliet, Linda Buckley. For more information and complete tracklist visit www.thesampler.org or follow us @samplernews.
4:00pm - 5:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 6.30pm.] Debbie Golt FRSA takes African music and wider arts and culture as her starting point. This week: Debbie plays an upbeat mix with high UK content and a few words from Lea Mondo to celebrate being signed to WAH WAH 45s. Listen out for Lea Mondo's debut single, Nubian Twist, Fedzilla, Dub Marta, Soulnaturals and A Certain Ratio alongside Samora, Thomas Frempong, Aywa, Wambui, Izem, Alan Moe Monseratt and Edith Diaz. Debbie is still strongly supporting full ceasefire and an end to Israeli occupation for Free Palestine and is getting her head round being awarded (joint) Best DJ in the inaugural Advantages of Age Awards. For more details follow @outerglobe on Instagram and Twitter.
5:00pm - 6:00pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 1.30pm.] 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. This week: Lara and Laura chat about all things Christmas and New Year. From wonderful things to do on your own throughout the festive season to theatre and movies - The Lallas have you covered. As always, peppered with their favourite music.
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Interviews and informed portraits of contemporary American musicians with our stateside correspondent Gianluca Tramontana. This week: Gianluca celebrates The Godfather of British Blues, John Mayall's 90th birthday. In the early '60s, Mayall was already a gigging blues musician whose band was a finishing school for future legends. Eric Clapton, Peter Green and Fleetwood Mac all got their start with Mayall. Simply put: no Mayall, no British blues boom. [Repeats Tuesday 12pm.]
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's show features Chromb!, Ni, a.P.A.t.T, Seas of Mirth, Ron Anderson's PAK, Lovely Little Girls, NYOS, Isuldur's Bane and Peter Hammill, the Miller Twins. Follow the playlist on Twitter @OtherRockShow. Visit otherrockshow.wordpress.com for more information. [Repeats Tuesday 8am.]
10:00pm - 11:00pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 11am.] Presented by Nick Brown and the Intoxica Records Radio Hour Choir, direct descendants of the Intoxica Records Shop. The show is dedicated to the dignity of vinyl, spotlighting Content Themes, specific artists' careers and generally playing the gloriously unheralded beat, soul and honkers of the 20th Century, all rendered on little slabs of black plastic. This week, music from the wired and wonderful world of The Unusuals, Shirley Wahls and Ruby Johnson. For further information and general waffle, contact email@example.com.
11:00pm - 12:00am
Field recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, presented by Patrick Tubin McGinley. This special edition features the sounds from the latest issue of framework:seasonal, #15, autumn 2023. New unreleased works by Leslie Keffer (USA), Standard Grey (Canada/Japan), Alexandra Spence (Australia), and Post Doom Romance (USA). Also listener-chosen favorites from The Aporee Maps by Oliver Shaer (Switzerland), Planktone (Belgium), Ian-John Hutchinson (Taiwan), Decodedsilence (Russia), and one by Patrick himself (Estonia). And we begin with an introduction recorded specially for this edition, also by Leslie Keffer. Visit frameworkradio.net for more information. [Repeats Thursday 8am.]