Balling the Jack
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.
50-50 Sound System
Dub classics, 60s, 70s and 80s old skool reggae and original soul breaks, drawing on 18 years of DJing experience.
A Colder Consciousness
Flora Pitrolo plays records and tapes from the dark synth underground (early 80s to the present) the last Tuesday of each month. [repeats Wednesdays 9am to 10am.]
ACC also broadcasts on Skopje’s Kanal 103 every last Sunday of the month 9pm to 11pm.
A Duck in a Tree
Next episode: 19:00, Saturday 11th August 2018
: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 30th July 2018
DJ Ritu presents the UK’s longest-running music show focused on the cosmopolitan sounds and stories of Londoners.
Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 3rd July 2018
Each first Tuesday of the month Madeleine Baird attempts to make things add up, culturally.
Adventures in Music and Sound
Next episode: 21:00, Thursday 14th June 2018
New music with The Wire magazine.
Art Monthly Talk Show
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] An audio supplement to Art Monthly magazine. Lizzie Homersham discusses the work of Hannah Black’s show at the Chisenhale, London; George Vasey on David Dye’s show at the Henry Moore Institute in Leeds; and Seth Pimlott discusses Erika Balsom’s book, 'After Uniqueness: A History of Film and Video Art in Circulation.'
The latest releases from the UK's thriving indie rock scene and beyond, presented by Paul Cox of Artrocker magazine.
Next episode: 06:00, Wednesday 1st August 2018
A behind the scenes chat about the realities of working in the arts presented by Master J.
Next episode: 07:00, Tuesday 24th April 2018
[Repeated from Wednesday 5.30pm.] Alex Fitch talks to creators of audio dramas that have been broadcast on radio or released on CD and mp3 download, in a bimonthly programme. This episode: Sci-Fi Anniversaries. Alex talks to actress and director Lisa Bowerman about twenty years of playing time travelling archeologist and former Doctor Who companion Bernice Summerfield; and to producer Dirk Maggs about the fortieth anniversary series of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, plus his work on audio versions of Alien and Neverwhere.
Baba Yaga's Hut
Next episode: 23:00, Monday 18th September 2017
Heavy, experimental and left-field music from the UK and the world, hosted by Baba Yaga's Hut promoter Anthony Chalmers.
Next episode: 05:00, Monday 30th July 2018
Sixty minutes in the eye of a radiophonic vortex, hosted by the Band of Holy Joy.
Balling the Jack
Next episode: 08:00, Wednesday 1st August 2018
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.
Bears At A Picnic Naked And Laughing
Next episode: 07:00, Wednesday 1st August 2018
Andrea Spisto and Michelle Madsen explore themes of playfulness and vulnerability through music, poetry, performance and clowning. [Repeated Wednesday 7am.]
Bermuda Triangle Test Transmission Broadcasts
Bermuda Triangle Test Transmissions Broadcasts
Next episode: 22:30, Thursday 5th April 2018
Unique improvisations, constructed live, testing sounds and ideas within and without the Resonance broadcast studio, by Howard Jacques, Melanie Clifford and collaborators.
Black 2 Comm
Next episode: 04:00, Thursday 2nd August 2018
A music show about connections, produced and presented by Paul Jackson.
Calling All Pensioners
Next episode: 14:00, Sunday 5th August 2018
Magazine programme about issues affecting pensioners across London, presented by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly's Tim Hamilton and Harry Hayward.
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: 07:00, Friday 27th July 2018
Robert Storey and Andrew Scott Bolton preview upcoming Club Integral events around London, and explore music across all genre boundaries.
Next episode: 18:30, Saturday 2nd June 2018
Interviews with artists and specialists who explore social, political and environmental issues, conducted by K. Yoland. This week: Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky, winner of the 2018 Photo London Master of Photography award, discusses his work exploring and exposing the collective impact humans are having on the surface of the planet. Using aerial and ground photography, Burtynsky's global industrial landscapes include mine tailings, quarries, refineries and recycling yards. [Repeated Saturday 6.30pm.]
Next episode: 04:00, Friday 3rd August 2018
Taking Tom Waits' description to heart - “Dylan is a planet to be explored” - Laura Tenschert presents a series dedicated to the planet that is Bob Dylan and his musical and cultural orbit.
[Repeated from Friday 8pm.] Devil's Dancers episode 11: synthesizer soundtracks for video games. Synthesizers played an important role in the history of classic and modern games. From early frequency modulation synthesis in arcade machines to the multiple FM synthesis composers, such as Yuzo Koshiro and Ryu Umemoto and digital FM synch boards for home consoles. Tonight's show fashions epic synth-based soundtracks that inspired the video game and music industry. Additional notes on the new Japanese video game influenced live A/V show by Kode 9 - with visuals created by Kōji Morimoto. Produced by Nina Kehagia.
Down the Rabbit Hole
Katherine Woodfine, Melissa Cox and their guests discuss children's books in this monthly programme.
Drones Of Hell
Next episode: 02:30, Thursday 2nd August 2018
Ray Kirby presents an hour of Extreme Metal, featuring tracks old and new from the last three decades.
East London focused monthly magazine show, presented by Nia Charpentier and Pearl Wise.
Electric Sheep Film Show
[Repeated from Wednesday 5.30pm.] A monthly exploration of film and pop culture by Electric Sheep Magazine editor in chief Virginie Sélavy and assistant editor Alex Fitch. This month: Fear and Fantasy. Virginie talks to Steven Shainberg about his new film, 'Rupture,' and takes part in a Q&A with director Guillermo del Toro about the documentary 'Creature Designers: The Frankenstein Complex,' recorded at Fantasia Festival, Montreal. Alex discusses the comprehensive history of 'Tarzan on Film' published by Titan Books, with author Scott Tracy Griffi.
Next episode: 20:30, Saturday 28th July 2018
Surprising sounds from the Far East with Paul Fisher.
Next episode: 05:00, Wednesday 1st August 2018
An exploration of field-recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, with Patrick McGinley.
From the Archives
Radio gems from the Resonance archives, selected by Ed Baxter.
From The Hood
Next episode: 09:30, Thursday 2nd August 2018
Paul Hood (of Resonance's epochal Instant Music Meeting and more) returns to the airwaves with a no holds barred new music show.
From The Road
Next episode: 04:00, Tuesday 10th April 2018
Anecdote and insight from legendary manager, record producer, and author Andrew Loog Oldham.
Next episode: 03:30, Thursday 2nd August 2018
Introduced by MC 2 Decks and 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.
Global Globules With Baconface
Next episode: 06:00, Thursday 21st September 2017
The barely present cult Canadian stand-up comedian Baconface plays lengthy and mainly uninterrupted selections from his late brother's extensive record collection of '60s and '70s psychedelia, progressive rock, free jazz, folk, acid folk, folk rock, acid rock, electronic music, and ethnoforgeries. In association with the Chilliwack Office of Leisure.
Gwaith Sŵn's Sonic Darts
Next episode: 22:00, Monday 2nd October 2017
New work from London sound-art collective Gwaith Sŵn.
Next episode: 06:00, Thursday 2nd August 2018
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. From pounding, pulsating techno jams to slow, chuggy, mesmerising soundscapes designed for the early hours of the morning... [Repeated Thursday 6am.]
Hooting Yard On The Air
Next episode: 11:30, Saturday 28th July 2018
Live, out of leftfield fiction with Resonance's prodigious author-in-residence Frank Key. Visit hootingyard.org for more information. [Repeated Saturday 11.30am.]
Hooting Yard on the Air
Resonance writer-in-residence Frank Key reads his own imaginative and idiosyncratic prose.
Hot Club du Monde
Next episode: 11:30, Tuesday 26th June 2018
A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield.
Intoxica Radio Hour
Next episode: 07:00, Saturday 30th June 2018
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 18th April 2018
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: 00:00, Wednesday 27th June 2018
The world's first Alternative Black Music Show, presented by Art Terry.
Next episode: 05:00, Thursday 28th June 2018
Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko and friends.
Kitchen Magic Time
Next episode: 11:30, Thursday 28th June 2018
Audio recipes designed to spice up life from the mysterious Mama Dolores.
Next episode: 19:30, Wednesday 20th September 2017
French, continental and more exotic music and sounds with Eleonore Desnos.
Late Lunch with Out to Lunch
Next episode: 00:00, Friday 29th June 2018
An hour's worth of polemical surrealism from Ben Watson, author of books on Frank Zappa and Derek Bailey.
A bilingual show (in Spanish and English) devoted to Latin American music and culture from the roots to the avant-garde, presented by Javier Chandia.
Next episode: 11:30, Monday 25th June 2018
Nick Hennegan explores the popular cultural life and literary history of London.
Next episode: 10:00, Thursday 28th June 2018
A monthly show about the Latin American and Spanish literary world, presented by Silvia Rothlisberger.
Next episode: 09:00, Saturday 30th June 2018
A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny.
Lo Fi Goddesses
Next episode: 03:30, Saturday 30th June 2018
Presented by Olivia Bradley-Skill. First broadcast on Resonance Extra. (Alternates fortnightly with Hoenn Sound.)
Make Your Own Damn Music
Next episode: 11:00, Sunday 1st July 2018
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith and George Lionel Barker.
Micro Clear Spot
Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 17th July 2018
Short-form, occasional and one-off works for radio. Contributions welcome, even at short notice.
Next episode: 04:00, Monday 2nd July 2018
An anecdotal history of classical music presented by 18 year-old composer and writer Jack Pepper. This week: Jack explores the composer with an obsession about pigeons, the musician who lost control of their vehicle travelling at high speed when the steering wheel fell off, and the composer who survived a war by drinking hot chocolate. Also featured today is the story behind the music featured in the Lloyd’s TSB advert. All episodes can be heard on www.jackpeppermusician.com. Follow Jack on Twitter @jrapepper and use the hashtag #MusicalMinds. [Repeated Monday 4am.]
Nana Nicol's Cosmic Balaeric Slop
Next episode: 21:30, Saturday 23rd September 2017
Nana Nicol returns to the airwaves this week with a brand new time slot. Her first guest of the season is none other than Ahmed Gallab from Sinkane. Ahmed found time mid-tour of Sinkane's latest album Life and Livin It , to cobble together a mix of his favourite tunes and chat about the current tour, William Onyeabor, and DJing radio shows... [Repeated Thursday 12am.]
New Works for Radio
Today: The London Eardrops by Colin Black, a collection of works based on the specific location of London, where Australian sound artist Colin builds a multi-facetted aural geography in which human imprint is present. Constructed from audio recordings collected during his Visiting Research Fellowship with Goldsmiths, University of London and artist residency with Resonance FM, this collection explores notions of interiority through personal thoughts and the inner aspects of place that can be uncovered within exterior sonic environments. The sequence comprises A London Mosaic; 17 to Archway; Part of The Environment; f Inanimate Objects Had Memories: Could This Be Helfgott’s Practice Piano In St Pancras International Railway Station?; You Can’t See The Horizon; A Study of A Tree in Regent Park at 6am (the effects of jet lag on an Australian visitor!); and Part of The Joy of Living In A Big City. This is followed by two short features by The Kitchen Sisters: Sam Phillips & the Memphis Recording Service (Lost & Found Sound); and Eel Pie Island (Hidden Kitchens). [Repeated Sunday 1pm.]
Nostalgie Ya Mboka
Next episode: 15:00, Wednesday 27th June 2018
Classic Congolese dance music of the two Congos with Vincent and Koffi.
Next episode: 09:00, Monday 25th June 2018
A weekly show dedicated to political theory and current affairs hosted by Aaron Bastani and James Butler.
Nunhead American Radio with Lewis Schaffer
Next episode: 09:30, Saturday 30th June 2018
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 30th June 2018
Award-winning show about videogames, videogame music and videogame culture. Hosted by Ste Curran, Simon Byron and Ann Scantlebury.
Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 4th October 2017
A monthly magazine show about comics and graphic novels with Alex Fitch.
Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 11th April 2018
A live talk show about technology - how we use it, and how it uses us. Host Peter Warren is an award-winning investigative journalist.
A monthly talk show about technology - how we use it, and how it uses us. Host Peter Warren is an award-winning investigative journalist.
Next episode: 22:00, Monday 16th July 2018
A wide-ranging showcase of recordings from Poland and all points East.
Pull the Plug
Next episode: 17:30, Thursday 28th June 2018
Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven.
Next episode: 05:30, Sunday 24th June 2018
Members of Radia, the international group of independent cultural radio stations, explore new and forgotten ways of making radio.
Next episode: 10:00, Sunday 1st July 2018
LGBT show Rosie Wilby and Heather Peace, in association with the recently relaunched Diva magazine.
Next episode: 06:00, Monday 25th June 2018
Global environmental news with Alex Smith.
Records Comic, Curious And Cracked
Next episode: 15:30, Friday 29th June 2018
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: 05:00, Sunday 24th June 2018
A 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.
[Repeated from Thursday 6.30pm.] Stine Janvin Motland is an experimental vocalist and composer from Norway. Ahead of her upcoming shows in Romania (Rokolectiv festival, 21 April) and Latvia (a one-off by Skaņu Mežs festival, 24 May), she’s prepared a mixtape of music that she currently enjoys, demonstrating a wide array of musical influences from Eliane Radigue to Beatrice Dillon. Stavanger born, Berlin based vocalist Stine Janvin Motland works with experimental music, sound and audiovisual performance. Through a diversity of projects such as the live radio play In Labour (2014), the performative installation The Subjective Frequency Transducer (2015), field recording adaptations duo Native Instrument (2015) and alter ego Stine II, she explores and challenges the physical features of the voice, the acoustics of her external/internal surroundings and new performance strategies. Her interest in the ambiguous and unrecognizable qualities of the voice, pushes her constantly to search for new ways to expand her vocal repertoire. Her recent work significantly involves imitation and abstract storytelling through sound collages referring to a variety of genres and traditions of electronic music, sound poetry, folk music and languages of various peoples, birds and animals. Stine Janvin Motland is a participating artist of the SHAPE platform for innovative music and audiovisual art, co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union.
Shoot The Breeze
Next episode: 14:00, Monday 25th June 2018
A talk programme dedicated to films and television shows, presented by Marcus Ako and Laura Sampson.
Next episode: 17:00, Monday 25th June 2018
Fari Bradley focuses on choice contemporary Middle Eastern, North African and South Asian sound, art and culture. This week: Julian Maynard-Smith discusses his multi-media techniques and what went into the making of At Home in Gaza and London – a semi-improvised piece for theatre, linking Gaza and London (on at Battersea Arts Centre until 1st July 2018). Visit sixpillars.org for more information. [Repeated Monday 5pm.]
Sleeping Dogs Lie
Next episode: 00:00, Monday 25th June 2018
Ambient music presented by Miguel Santos: no words, just slow tempo, minimal, experimental, abstract, cool chill-out dreamlike sounds.
Sonic Blind Dates
Next episode: 07:00, Wednesday 2nd May 2018
[Repeated from Monday 4.30pm.] A monthly experiment in shared listening, with Sophie Mallett: everything on the show is new to her ears, and hopefully to yours too. This month: a Portuguese language special with records that Sophie has sourced from Lisbon's best record stores and markets. Expect Brazilian singer Simone; Eurovision winners Gemini; 60's rock and roll from Os Conchas; Fado singer Chiquita; New Wave band GNR; the 'Police' of Portugal, Taxi; some Portuguese heavy metal and poet Sergio Godinho. Tune in to chance. Find more at facebook.com/sonicblinddates.
Next episode: 05:00, Friday 29th June 2018
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.
Next episode: 18:00, Sunday 1st July 2018
Carole Finer presents a range of live music guests, drawing on her interests in bluegrass, post-Cagean composition and field recordings.
Next episode: 11:00, Friday 29th June 2018
An audio autobiography by punk rock legend Spizz.
Spools Out Radio
Tristan Bath (of The Quietus) explores the outer fringes of modern cassette culture, playing tapes from around the world.
A diverse mix (monthly) of out-of-leftfield music and sound presented by James Hassall, Bene Pooley and Matt Soczywko from London-based label Steep Incline.
Next episode: 10:00, Friday 22nd June 2018
A monthly show by online music publication Stray Landings.
Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 4th April 2018
In depth interviews with international contemporary artists, musicians, writers and graphic novelists, conducted by Morgan Quaintance.
Next episode: 07:00, Wednesday 18th July 2018
[Repeated from Monday 4.30pm.] A monthly discussion show about the social and political issues around the arts, hosted by Juliet Jacques. This month, Juliet talks to Canadian author Sheila Heti about her new novel, ‘Motherhood,’ and her life in writing. See @suite_212 on Twitter for more information.
Next episode: 09:00, Tuesday 26th June 2018
A discussion show about African development with Sonny Decker.
The 140 Hour
Next episode: 04:30, Sunday 1st July 2018
New series with DMWSOUND. Panix & Ranking Dan explore into UK based 140bpm music, with origins spanning from Grime, Dubstep and Garage. Visit: youtube.com/user/PanixDUB for more! [Repeated Sunday 4.30am.]
The Atomic Drop
Next episode: 13:00, Wednesday 27th June 2018
A series about the world of professional wrestling with news, features and music, hosted by Tariq Haque.
The Authentic Fake
[Repeated from Wednesday 5pm.] A interview series with Candy Choi about hyperreality in art, focused on the upcoming exhibition by Young Blood Initiative. With guests Mirei Yazawa, Gareth Hopkins and Peter Barnard. 3/3.
The Brain Garden
Next episode: 13:30, Sunday 24th June 2018
A Silver award winner in New York Festivals Radio Awards - Best Student Documentary. This work for radio by Stuart Russell (Eyebrow Media) "is the story of my life so far from pre-existence to the fear of death. 'The Brain Garden' is my name for the place in our minds where memories are collected and flourish."
The Curtain Up Show
Next episode: 09:00, Sunday 24th June 2018
Tim McArthur, Nathan Matthews and guests discuss London's thriving music-theatre scene.
The Hello Goodbye Show
Next episode: 12:00, Saturday 21st April 2018
Upbeat, eclectic live music show hosted by deXter Bentley.
The Late Lute Breakfast Show
Next episode: 16:30, Thursday 28th June 2018
Early music - usually live - with lutenist Stephanie Feeney.
The Lion & Mouse Show
Grime showcase with Sean Brown.
The Naked Short Club
Next episode: 09:00, Wednesday 27th June 2018
Host 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 and The Naked Nut Company.
The Nest Collective Hour
Next episode: 08:00, Friday 29th June 2018
An hour of contemporary, international folk and acoustic music from London’s go to folk club The Nest Collective, covering the spectrum of 'new folk, old folk and no folk’ sounds. Live sessions and playlists from Mercury-nominated folk singer Sam Lee and musical impresarios Gwendolen Chatfield and Jamie Doe, aka Magic Lantern.
The New Orleans Strut
Next episode: 07:00, Wednesday 27th June 2018
A rollicking journey through the sweaty bayous of New Orleans, Louisiana and beyond with DJ Lil’ Koko. This month: Happy 100th Professor Longhair. We celebrate the life of New Orleans piano legend, Professor Longhair, a shaping force behind the city's musical rhythms. DJ Lil' Koko is joined live in the studio for chat and music from Dom Pipkin, interspersed with RnB, funk and brass grooves on vinyl. Instagram: @dj_kokonola [Repeated Wednesday 7am.]
The News Agents
Next episode: 07:00, Monday 25th June 2018
A hybrid news-arts programme curated by Jude Cowan Montague.
The News Agents Special
[Repeated from Monday 10pm.] In the run up to Nakba Day, which commemorates the displacement preceding and following the Israeli Declaration of Independence in 1948, Jude Cowan Montague presents an interview with Dr Ramzy Baroud and readings from his book, 'The Last Earth: A Palestinian Story', an empathetic and lyrical approach to the Palestinian saga. Also remembering Palestinian singer Rim Banna who died of cancer at the age of 51 on the day of the interview in March 2018 known for her modern interpretations of Palestinian folk song.
The Organ presents The Other Rock Show
Next episode: 08:00, Tuesday 26th June 2018
Progressive sounds and music that uses unusual time signatures, song structures and dynamics, breaking out of Western music's obsession with 4/4.
The OST Show
Next episode: 16:30, Saturday 30th June 2018
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.
The Other Woman
Next episode: 15:30, Thursday 28th June 2018
The Other Woman is a collective representing alternative female artists in music, comedy and performance. Series curated by Ruth Barnes.
Next episode: 06:00, Tuesday 26th June 2018
Debbie Golt takes as her starting point African music and wider arts and culture.
The Relatively Good Radio Show
Next episode: 08:00, Thursday 28th June 2018
The Relatives (cousins Richard Guard and Anna Crockatt) turn everyday London life into folk legend in the show where everything is live - the jingles, the theme tune, the special musical guests and the weekly original composition. With regular guests Buffalo Bill, Alex The Greek and Mickey Science.
The Restart Project
Next episode: 09:00, Thursday 28th June 2018
Janet Gunter, Ugo Vallauri and Dave Pickering (of Getting Better Acquainted) 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: 01:00, Monday 18th September 2017
Los Angeles-based investigator Rob Simone interviews a wide range of alternative thinkers and authors about new ideas and anomalous phenomena.
The Self Road
Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 27th June 2018
Musician, blogger, and writer Anne Gallien explores self-awareness and-development in a series of encounters with extraordinary travelers.
The Sound Projector Radio Show
Next episode: 01:00, Wednesday 27th June 2018
Showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent.
The Splice Festival Radio Show
[Repeated from Saturday 3.30pm.] London's leading audio-visual arts festival returns on 10 to 13 May at East London venues Rich Mix and Stour Space. Splice brings together dozens of international artists to celebrate the diverse field of audiovisual performance, including live cinema, AV remixing, VJing, video art and projection mapping. This week’s show is presented by Orka (aka artists Francine Perry and Jens L. Thomsen), who perform on Friday 11 May at Rich Mix with their style of electronics, created using handmade instruments, some originally crafted from agricultural tools on the Faroe Islands. For Resonance, they play an eclectic mixture of tracks, including from artists performing at this year’s Splice. Visit splicefestival.com for more information.
The Traditional Music Hour
Next episode: 12:00, Monday 25th June 2018
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: 13:00, Tuesday 24th April 2018
N.N. Dee and guests discuss aspects of work and workplaces.
Through The Ages
[Repeated from Sunday 5pm.] 17 year old Alex Charles explores the history and development of recent popular music via the changes within music itself, recalling how music has developed over time - and sharing some lesser known facts along the way! This week is the final episode of the series so Alex plays his best picks from all the shows - from the likes of Michael Jackson, Salt N Peppa and more.
Tin Can Review
Next episode: 18:00, Tuesday 26th June 2018
Live performances and interviews with acoustic songwriters, hosted by James Hodder.
Tongue And Groove
Next episode: 05:00, Friday 11th May 2018
[Repeated from Monday 10pm.] A monthly programme that explores the practise and purpose of being a musician, by way of choosing a theme to discuss - presented by Mark Bedford, Terry Edwards and Simon Charterton (who play together as Near Jazz Experience). Today they talk about the years 1974 to 1977 – just before and just after Punk – and how it affected their playing, listening and attitude towards music.
Tony Law's Nonsense Hour
Next episode: 12:00, Thursday 21st September 2017
[Repeated from Thursday 12pm.] The world's wildest stand-up Tony Law premieres a brand new radio series.
Next episode: 04:00, Wednesday 27th June 2018
While researching the Standing Rock protests of 2016 in the USA, multi disciplinary sculptor Andrew Graves-Johnston came across a lot of new First Nations and Native American music covering many genres. This series provides thematic overviews of what he found.
Very Loose Women
Next episode: 01:00, Friday 29th June 2018
Emma Grinfeld, Katherine Johnston and Leonore Schick discuss young women’s issues.
Next episode: 20:00, Thursday 17th May 2018
[Repeated from Friday 8pm.] The monthly audio magazine from South London's foremost music and arts lab, Iklectik. On this occasion Pascal Savy talks to artist, composer and curator Yann Novak, who played at Iklectik on 23 March 2018 alongside Philip Jeck and Simon Scott as part of 'Touch Live'. Based in Los Angeles, he talks about his projects, influences and music experiences.
Next episode: 15:00, Monday 25th June 2018
Multiple agendas presented by William English.
Who Cares? A Radio Tale
Next episode: 18:00, Thursday 10th May 2018
A special broadcast project live from Gasworks, including newly commissioned and existing performances, sound works, and discussions reflecting on the topic of affective labour. Curated by Naz Bescan, Ibrahim Cisse, Harriet Costello, Benedetta D’Ettore, Alba Folgado and Agata Kik, as part of the Curating Contemporary Art Programme MA Graduate Projects 2018, Royal College of Art.
Next episode: 07:00, Wednesday 9th May 2018
Caralinda Booth presents a monthly show of alternative music from mainland China. Having lived and worked in Beijing in the Chinese music industry for over 10 years, Caralinda shares her unique knowledge of the richly diverse and emerging modern music scene, plus some background on the history of music in China as it emerged from the Cultural Revolution.