Micro Clear Spot
Short-form, occasional and one-off works for radio. Contributions welcome, even at short notice.
Next episode: 02:00, Monday 29th November 2021
A twice-monthly weave of melancholic techno, peculiar-pop, alternative soundscapes, and beyond. Assembled by Outgoing Person & Si-Ro. [Repeated Monday 2am.]
A Colder Consciousness
Next episode: 22:00, Monday 8th November 2021
Flora Pitrolo plays records and tapes from the dark synth underground (early 80s to the present) the last Tuesday of each month. ACC also broadcasts on Skopje’s Kanal 103 every last Sunday of the month 9pm to 11pm.
A Duck in a Tree
Next episode: 05:00, Tuesday 7th December 2021
:zoviet*france: presents the best zero BPM and genre-refusing recordings to have grabbed their attention.
A World In London
Next episode: 08:00, Monday 6th December 2021
DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive weekly live global music show.
Adventures in Sound and Music
Next episode: 01:00, Sunday 5th December 2021
New music with The Wire magazine.
An Ambient Year
Next episode: 02:30, Saturday 4th December 2021
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.]
Apocalypse The Idea Of End
Next episode: 09:00, Thursday 9th September 2021
Another chance to hear this three part series, in which historian and broadcaster Tamsin Rosewell looks at the history of the idea and images that surround the apocalypse. From Ragnarok, through to The Book of Revelation and our modern scientific concerns about astronomical events and human-created disaster, Tamsin explores how our ideas have changed - and where our preoccupations have stayed the same. This show brings together interviews with scientists, art historians, ecclesiastical archivists, award-winning novelists, bloggers and political advisors to take an uncomfortably close look at something that has fascinated us for thousands of years: the idea of the end. Produced by Tim Jenkins. [Repeats Thursday 9am.]
Archaeology Of The Ear
[Repeated from Tuesday 6.30pm.] A five-part series exploring historic places and examining artefacts and narratives that have sonorous or musical stories to tell, created by composer Chris Cundy. Today: The Whispering Gallery. Accompanied by archivist Rebecca Phillips, Chris Cundy returns to Gloucester Cathedral in the South West of England to look for a whispering gallery hidden amongst its labyrinth of medieval staircases and passageways. We follow a story about how the unusual acoustics of the whispering gallery inspired Daphne Oram’s vision behind the BBC Radiophonic Workshop established in the 1950s to popularise electronic music. Featuring narratives read by Ladan Hussein (aka Cold Specks) and Adam Horovitz. 5/5. Supported by Help Musicians Fusion Fund and Arts Council England.
Around The World With The Lallas
Next episode: 17:00, Sunday 5th December 2021
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.
Art Monthly Talk Show
Next episode: 20:00, Monday 8th November 2021
An audio supplement to Art Monthly magazine, broadcast on the second Monday of each month.
Next episode: 01:00, Thursday 2nd December 2021
The latest releases from the UK's thriving indie rock scene and beyond, presented by Paul Cox of Artrocker magazine.
Next episode: 13:30, Sunday 5th December 2021
A behind the scenes chat about the realities of working in the arts presented by Master J.
Next episode: 01:00, Tuesday 30th November 2021
Sixty minutes in the eye of a radiophonic vortex, hosted by the Band of Holy Joy.
Balling the Jack
Next episode: 08:00, Wednesday 8th December 2021
Joe Cushley explores 13 Bar Blues and Twisted Roots music from around the globe. From the the 1920s to the present day, from the barrel-house to the arthouse via the bedsit, from Mali to Mississippi to the Mekong via New Malden - every culture has its blues.
Bermuda Triangle Test Transmission Broadcasts
Calling All Pensioners
Next episode: 14:00, Sunday 5th December 2021
Magazine programme about issues affecting pensioners across London, presented by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly's Tim Hamilton.
Next episode: 10:00, Monday 6th December 2021
Different each day, the Clear Spot is an open access show for new, unusual, sporadic or time-critical broadcasts. Pitches welcome from all and sundry. There is no direct link to the Clear Spots on Mixcloud as each is different - so search for the subject matter and by date.
Club Integral Radio Show
Next episode: 21:30, Wednesday 1st December 2021
Robert Storey and Andrew Scott Bolton preview upcoming Club Integral events around London, and explore music across all genre boundaries.
Next episode: 06:00, Sunday 16th February 2020
An episodic history of synthesized sounds with Nina Kehagia, broadcast monthly.
Next episode: 13:00, Wednesday 1st December 2021
DJ and record dealer Cameron Habib explores rhythmic, groove-driven music from his personal collection and soon-to-launch online record shop. Each week delving into the rich musical landscapes of the Caribbean, Middle East, Africa, Latin America, South Asia and the Far East.
Down the Rabbit Hole
A monthly show with a focus on the brilliance of children’s books. Join hosts Caroline Carpenter, Hannah Love, Charlie Morris and Sam Sedgman and their special guests as they discuss the children’s book world.
Next episode: 18:00, Thursday 2nd December 2021
Found sound and found text collected to form drifts that shift, produced and presented by Franziska Lantz.
Drones Of Hell
Next episode: 02:30, Wednesday 1st December 2021
Ray Kirby presents an hour of Extreme Metal, featuring tracks old and new from the last three decades.
Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 12th May 2021
A bi-monthly open mic night for audio. Hosts Jessie Lawson and Katie Callin pick a theme, then ask for submissions – anything from found sound, to music to mini documentaries.
Next episode: 07:00, Sunday 16th February 2020
Surprising sounds from the Far East with Paul Fisher.
Next episode: 02:30, Sunday 5th December 2021
Robin The Fog presents a series of late-night, deep listening soundtracks for our current era of isolation. This week's guest curated episode is a world exclusive recording of a brand new collaborative project by Merkaba Macabre and Pagan Red: one hour of transitory and meditative sounds and synthesis, recorded in the small hours of the morning in a single unbroken take. Further details at: robinthefog.com. [Repeats Sunday 2.30am.]
Next episode: 23:00, Sunday 5th December 2021
An exploration of field-recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, with Patrick McGinley.
Next episode: 08:00, Friday 3rd December 2021
Benjamin Tassie speaks with contemporary composers about their music and the music that inspires them.
Next episode: 13:30, Wednesday 8th December 2021
Produced by people with learning disabilities at the Gate Art Centre, Gate Kicks covers art, music, dance, film, theatre and offers a hub where this truly underground art scene is exposed to a larger audience. The show is introduced by DJ Ritchie Rich, multi-instrumentalist Duane aka Mr Amazing, and singer Labake Anisere.
Grime for the Unconverted
Next episode: 00:00, Sunday 5th December 2021
Presented and mixed by DJ BPM and Sharon-Rose (on alternate weeks), showcasing Grime classics, unreleased promos and new releases.
Gwaith Sŵn's Sonic Darts
Next episode: 22:00, Monday 2nd March 2020
Sound-art and transmission-art delivered monthly by London sound art collective Gwaith Sŵn.
Next episode: 02:00, Monday 6th December 2021
A conceptual radio show by SJ Wilson - all vinyl, all 33rpm. But all the vinyl is 45rpm techno (or otherwise) played at the slower speed setting.
Hot Club du Monde
Next episode: 14:00, Friday 3rd December 2021
A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield.
In Our Element
Next episode: 15:30, Thursday 2nd December 2021
Ten part series. A poet’s inquiry into climate change presented by Linda France. Supported by New Writing North and Newcastle University and funded by the Audio Content Fund and Arts Council England.
Into The Moss
Next episode: 18:15, Thursday 2nd December 2021
A sunken raft of weeds woven into a verdant morass of sound, song and story by the whinnying horses of the Ear Pocket hotel.
Intoxica Radio Hour
Next episode: 07:00, Saturday 4th December 2021
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.
Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 19th February 2020
Music from Irish and international stars plus community announcements, dedications, news and gossip from within the Irish community at home and abroad. Presented by Johnny Jameson.
Is Black Music
Next episode: 23:00, Saturday 4th December 2021
The world's first Alternative Black Music Show, presented by Art Terry.
Next episode: 06:00, Friday 3rd December 2021
Isolation Vacation and the Practical Application of Music (and Other Theories)! This week: we show you how to make your songs stand out from the crowd. Special effects both digital and analogue, pedals, samples and hose pipes - but we’ll let Trevor Horne, Vic Coppersmith-Heaven, Herbie Hancock and Delia Derbyshire do the talking. [Repeats Friday 6am.]
Next episode: 05:00, Thursday 2nd December 2021
Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko.
Next episode: 15:00, Tuesday 14th December 2021
Patricia Pascal sets the scene for the birth of Jazznewblood in 2015 and highlights important releases in that year that would mark the start of a revolution in UK jazz.
Next episode: 04:30, Sunday 5th December 2021
A weekly show dedicated to the phenomenon that is K-pop! London based Korean presenter Keissi takes you on a journey through Korean pop music from the 1990s to the present day.
Kitchen Magic Time
Next episode: 22:30, Saturday 4th December 2021
Audio recipes designed to spice up life from the mysterious Mama Dolores.
Next episode: 19:30, Wednesday 8th September 2021
French, continental and more exotic music and sounds with Eleonore Desnos.
Late Lunch with Out to Lunch
Next episode: 03:30, Saturday 4th December 2021
An hour's worth of polemical surrealism from Ben Watson, author of books on Frank Zappa and Derek Bailey.
Listen. Let's Talk.
Next episode: 07:00, Wednesday 8th September 2021
A weekly show hosted by urbanist Donald Hyslop. [Repeats Wednesday 7am.]
Next episode: 18:30, Saturday 4th December 2021
Nick Hennegan explores the popular cultural life and literary history of London.
A monthly show about literature in translation, presented by Silvia Rothlisberger. Featuring writers and translators from around the world discussing contemporary translated books.
Next episode: 09:00, Saturday 4th December 2021
A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny.
Make Your Own Damn Music
Next episode: 05:00, Sunday 5th December 2021
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith and George Lionel Barker.
Meet Me On The Radio
Next episode: 17:00, Thursday 2nd December 2021
A series created by Meet Me at the Albany members, artists and collaborators. This week: we continue to explore things that help us stay connected during these darker months; we hear about light installations and light celebrations. We connect with Iceland where the days are even shorter, when Ron and Rosaline chat with artist Atli Bollason about his interactive piece Harpa Light Organ. Meet Me member Pauline interviews Katie Cassels from the Maritime Museum about their recent Diwali celebrations and the importance of connecting communities with cultural spaces. And, we hear about the launch of Lewisham Borough of Culture. Presented by Ron Savill and Rosaline Muirhead. Produced by Sarah Philips and Robin Warren. A co-production by the Albany and Entelechy Arts. [Repeats Thursday 5pm.]
Aleksander Kolkowski and kitt price recreate the experience of ’thinking-in’, when thousands of listeners engaged in radio telepathy experiments during the 1920s and '30s. British and American parapsychologists insisted that broadcasting was simply a means to access minds in the mass, but European investigators claimed they had captured the sound of ‘brain waves’ using radio equipment. 'Mental Radio' reanimates the archived protocols of mass telepathy, mixing the signals received by listeners with the soundscapes of the early twentieth century’s radiating brain. Commissioned as part of The Media of Mediumship, funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council. ('Isotopica' returns next week.) [Repeats Tuesday 8pm, Wednesday 10am.]
Micro Clear Spot
Next episode: 17:15, Friday 3rd December 2021
Short-form, occasional and one-off works for radio. Contributions welcome, even at short notice.
Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 15th December 2021
[Repeated from Wednesday 5.30pm.] Atmospheric soundscapes combining disparate sounds from across the world. This week: we celebrate The Thames Submarine's 1st birthday with music from Cream Soda, KOKOKO! and Madonna. Presented by Ilia Rogatchevski. For more information visit rogatchevski.com. Instagram @iliarogatchevski.
Next episode: 06:00, Thursday 9th December 2021
Modulisme (which translates as Modularism) is a series devoted to out of leftfield modular synthesis, with a different sound-designer playing live or offering studio recordings of their choice each week.
MSCTY Radio Tokyo
Next episode: 20:00, Sunday 5th December 2021
Travel to Japan with Nick Luscombe and James Greer as they explore the sound of Tokyo.
New Works For Radio
Selections from across the world of new works made for the medium of radio.
Night Of The Living Flatpacks
Next episode: 17:00, Friday 3rd December 2021
Feelgood new five-part drama series by disabled and deaf writers that lifts the lid off stereotypes and flatpacks. A co-production between Naked Productions and Graeae Theatre Company. Supported by Audio Content Fund.
Nostalgie Ya Mboka
Next episode: 07:00, Monday 6th December 2021
Mundele Mafuta presents classic dance music of the two Congos.
Nunhead American Radio with Lewis Schaffer
Next episode: 09:30, Saturday 17th October 2020
The only radio programme for Americans living in Nunhead, hosted by comedian Lewis Schaffer with Lisa Moyle. With music from The Relatives.
One Life Left
Next episode: 10:00, Saturday 4th December 2021
Award-winning show about videogames, videogame music and videogame culture. Hosted by Ste Curran, Simon Byron and Ann Scantlebury.
Next episode: 23:00, Monday 6th December 2021
[Repeated from Monday 11pm.] Abby Thomas and Fielding Hope of Cafe OTO explore music emanating from London's foremost new music venue and play selections from the Cafe OTO archive and digital imprint for music made in lockdown, Takuroku.
Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 7th December 2021
A personal collage of thoughts and details from experiencing a particular place. Presented by Georgina Bowden.
Next episode: 11:00, Sunday 5th December 2021
A monthly magazine show about comics and graphic novels with Alex Fitch.
Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 8th December 2021
A monthly talk show about technology - how we use it, and how it uses us. Host Peter Warren is an award-winning investigative journalist.
Polifony with Kristopher Winter, is a monthly programme dedicated to the exploration of Eastern European culture.
Previously On Resonance FM
Gems from our archives, selected by Ed Baxter.
Pull the Plug
Next episode: 11:00, Saturday 4th December 2021
Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven.
Racial Equity And The City
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.
Next episode: 03:30, Wednesday 8th December 2021
Members of Radia, the international group of independent cultural radio stations, explore new and forgotten ways of making radio.
Next episode: 06:00, Monday 6th December 2021
Global environmental news with Alex Smith.
Radio Is A Foreign Country
Kenneth Routon presents the raw sounds of obscure international folk and pop music.
Chiara Ambrosio conducts conversations about how marginalised and underrepresented artists and the city interact and shape each other and how the socio-political shifts in London affect art.
Records Comic, Curious And Cracked
Next episode: 17:30, Tuesday 18th February 2020
An eco-neutral trawl through the unusual records acquired by various means, including even purchase, during an otherwise mostly virtuous lifetime by Jack Thorington.
Next episode: 15:00, Tuesday 2nd November 2021
[Repeated from Tuesday 3pm.] Sample Stories explores the sampling style of a different artist or album each month. Produced by Tabatha Batra Vaughan. This month: Tabatha looks at the romantic interwar samples used by British ambient producer The Caretaker, whose music explores themes of memory and nostalgia. For more episodes visit Mixcloud or facebook.com/samplestories.
A monthly new music series from SHAPE (Sound, Heterogeneous Art & Performance in Europe), a platform established in 2014 by 16 European festivals with support of EU's Creative Europe programme to promote emerging musicians and innovative audiovisual artists.
Shoot The Breeze
Next episode: 06:00, Wednesday 8th December 2021
A talk programme dedicated to films and television shows, presented by Marcus Ako, Laura Sampson and David Campbell.
Sitting With Gianluca
Next episode: 18:00, Sunday 5th December 2021
Interviews and informed portraits of contemporary American musicians with our stateside correspondent Gianluca Tramontana.
Sleeping Dogs Lie
Next episode: 03:30, Sunday 5th December 2021
Ambient music presented by Miguel Santos: no words, just slow tempo, minimal, experimental, abstract, cool chill-out dreamlike sounds.
Next episode: 14:00, Monday 6th December 2021
Abs Tripp from DASL (Disability Advice Service Lambeth) discusses how music fires people up to jump higher, ride further and shout louder.
Next episode: 15:00, Tuesday 26th October 2021
A monthly radio show hosted by composer Jo Thomas featuring sound-walking, music and conversation from around the UK.
Nigel Bryant of the South East London based monthly live experimental music night Sonic Imperfections plays an assortment of new music related to their monthly promotions.
Southern Whirled Service
Next episode: 20:00, Saturday 4th December 2021
An exploration of the sounds and influences of south London music scenes with an emphasis on younger, newer artists. With Walter Lockwood.
Southwark COVID - A Housing Response
Next episode: 17:00, Friday 9th July 2021
Description:Up-to-date information from Southwark Group of Tenant Organisations (SGTO) for Southwark residents regarding Covid-19.
Next episode: 08:00, Saturday 4th December 2021
An audio autobiography by punk rock legend Spizz.
Next episode: 20:00, Thursday 9th December 2021
A diverse mix (monthly) of out-of-leftfield music and sound presented by James Hassall, Bene Pooley, Jack Greenhalgh and Matt Soczywko from London-based label Steep Incline.
Next episode: 05:00, Friday 10th December 2021
A collective of female/non-binary DJs and artists explore a selected theme each week through music and conversation.
Next episode: 09:00, Tuesday 7th December 2021
A discussion show about African development with Sonny Decker.
The Curtain Up Show
Next episode: 09:00, Sunday 5th December 2021
Tim McArthur, Nathan Matthews and guests discuss London's thriving music-theatre scene.
The Dangerous Supplement
Next episode: 05:00, Saturday 4th December 2021
First broadcast on Resonance Extra. Ed Baxter presents a fascinating selection of recordings from the archives of London Musicians’ Collective - mostly live performances from the 1990s and early 2000s: a 'golden age' of experimental music.
The Hello Goodbye Show
Next episode: 02:30, Tuesday 7th December 2021
Upbeat, eclectic live music show hosted by deXter Bentley.
The Langham Research Centre Show
Next episode: 20:00, Tuesday 20th July 2021
Each month Langham Research Centre present their favourite electronic music and musique concrète, mixing classics and new releases.
The London Ear
Next episode: 07:00, Tuesday 7th December 2021
Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era.
The More Womxn Residency
Next episode: 20:00, Friday 19th November 2021
[Repeated from Friday 8pm.] A monthly residency celebrating experiments in music and sound by womxn, NB and GNC people. Curated by Katie Callin. This month's resident is artist Hannya White with a dream-like takeover of music, poetry and short stories. Tweet to @morewomxn.
The Naked Short Club
Next episode: 21:00, Monday 6th December 2021
Dr. Stu and expert guests dance around hedge funds, markets, the economy and wider world, with heady music, poetry and the delicious products of sponsors Madoff Ponzi Bier.
The News Agents
Next episode: 06:00, Tuesday 7th December 2021
A hybrid news-arts programme curated by Jude Cowan Montague.
The Organ presents The Other Rock Show
Next episode: 21:00, Sunday 5th December 2021
Progressive sounds and music that uses unusual time signatures, song structures and dynamics, breaking out of Western music's obsession with 4/4. With Marina Organ.
The OST Show
Next episode: 15:00, Monday 6th December 2021
The only radio show anywhere dedicated to film music, TV music, library music and related recordings. Presented by Jonny Trunk, one of the world's foremost collectors and experts in this field.
Next episode: 16:00, Sunday 5th December 2021
Debbie Golt takes as her starting point African music and wider arts and culture.
The Restart Project
Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 11th May 2021
Janet Gunter, Ugo Vallauri and Dave Pickering host a different kind of gadget show. They discuss 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.
The Rob Simone Talk Show
Next episode: 00:00, Monday 28th June 2021
Los Angeles-based investigator Rob Simone interviews a wide range of alternative thinkers and authors about new ideas and anomalous phenomena.
The Sound Projector Radio Show
Next episode: 17:30, Friday 3rd December 2021
Showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent.
The Sounds Of DMWSound
Next episode: 23:00, Monday 25th October 2021
[Repeated from Monday 11pm.] 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.
The Traditional Music Hour
Next episode: 12:00, Monday 6th December 2021
Reg Hall and Kevin Sheils alternate to present an informed and judicious selection of recordings of traditional music from Britain, Ireland and occasionally further afield.
Next episode: 14:30, Monday 6th December 2021
NND and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. Continue the #workplacennd discussion on Twitter.
The Wrong Show
Next episode: 04:30, Saturday 4th December 2021
Extraordinary and lopsided radiophonic high jinks with Orlando Harrison.
Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 8th December 2021
Lucia Scazzocchio from Social Broadcasts scans the digital soundscape every other month to bring you original sounds, new voices and archive treasures.
Tunes From Turtle Island
Next episode: 00:30, Saturday 4th December 2021
Contemporary Native American and First Nations music from a wide range of indigenous musicians in North America, selected by multi-disciplinary sculptor Andrew Graves-Johnston (aka DJ Droid).
Voicing The Archive
Next episode: 20:30, Tuesday 12th October 2021
An audio essay by Hannah Kemp-Welch created while in-residence at the Women’s Art Library, Goldsmiths, University of London.
The monthly audio magazine from South London's foremost music and arts lab, Iklectik.
Next episode: 14:30, Friday 29th October 2021
A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English.