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L'alternative

Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte". [Repeats Thursday 7am.]

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11:00am - 12:00pm

Intoxica Radio Hour

Presented by Nick Brown of Intoxica Record Shop and dedicated to the dignity of vinyl, giving centre stage to new vinyl reissue releases, spotlighting Content Themes and specific artists' careers - and generally playing the gloriously unheralded low-brow rock and soul of the 20th Century, all rendered on little slabs of black plastic. This week: a Halloween Special with music from the wired and wonderful world of The Creeps, Kay Bell and The Spacemen, and The Madmen. For further information and general waffle, contact intoxica@intoxica.co.uk. [Repeated Saturday 7am.]

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4:30pm - 5:30pm

Spizz FM

An on-going audio autobiography from the punk and post-punk legend that is Spizz. This week: a variety pack of adventures in SpizzWorld including Paul Bowen of the StarJets at the Hope & Anchor, and Burlesque evening at the Blue Posts in Soho. Plus, Die Toten Hosen, The DeRellas, New Band Spots with Darkzine, Mad Mulligans and Neil Frost. For more information visit the Spizzenergi Facebook page. Tweet to @spizzenergi. [Repeats Saturday 8am.]

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8:00pm - 9:00pm

Literary South

A monthly show about literature in translation, presented by Silvia Rothlisberger. Featuring writers and translators from around the world discussing contemporary translated books. In this episode Silvia talks to translator Fionn Petch about his translations from Spanish of authors Luis Sagasti, Renato Cisneros and Jorge Consiglio. With music from The Beatles and Glenn Gould. Visit literarysouth.org for more information. [Repeated Thursday 10am.]

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