• 50-50 Sound System
  • A Colder Consciousness
  • A Duck in a Tree
  • A World In London
  • Acoustic Mirrors
  • Adventures in Music and Sound
  • Animal Sounds
  • Art Monthly Talk Show
  • Artrocker
  • Baba Yaga's Hut
  • Bad Punk
  • Balling the Jack
  • Bermuda Triangle Test Transmission Broadcasts
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  • Black 2 Comm
  • Blood Culture
  • Broadcast Bartender
  • Calling All Pensioners
  • Clear Spot
  • Club Integral Radio Show
  • Down the Rabbit Hole
  • Drones Of Hell
  • East Cast
  • East London With Charles Saumurez Smith
  • Electric Sheep
  • Electric Sheep Film Show
  • Encounter: The Mainland
  • Farside Radio
  • Flomotion
  • framework
  • Framework 15th Birthday Edition
  • From the Archives
  • Gate Kicks
  • Global Globules With Baconface
  • Going Outside
  • Got 2 B
  • Great Exposure
  • Grime for the Unconverted
  • Grime For The Uncoverted
  • Gwaith Swn's Sonic Darts
  • Heritage At A World In London
  • Hooting Yard on the Air
  • Hot Club du Monde
  • Intoxica Radio Hour
  • Is Black Music
  • Isotopica
  • Kitchen Magic Time
  • Knowledge After Austerity And Brexit
  • L'alternative
  • Late Lunch with Out to Lunch
  • Latin Waves
  • Literary London
  • Little Atoms
  • Loud And Quiet
  • Lucky Cat
  • Make Your Own Damn Music
  • Micro Clear Spot
  • Music For Films
  • Nana Nicol's Balearic Cosmic Slop
  • Nana Nicol's Cosmic Balearic Slop
  • New Works for Radio
  • New Works For Radio
  • Nostalgie Ya Mboka
  • Nothing New Under The Sun
  • Novara FM
  • Nunhead American Radio with Lewis Schaffer
  • One Life Left
  • Panel Borders
  • PassWord
  • Polifony
  • Pull the Plug
  • Pus Galore
  • Queer Temporalities
  • R S A Radio
  • Radia
  • Radiaphiles
  • Radio Diva
  • Radio Diva Live From Pride
  • Radio Ecoshock
  • Radiophrenia Redux
  • Records Comic, Curious And Cracked
  • Reveil
  • RSA Radio: Work Shift
  • Sculpt
  • Shape Hour
  • Six Pillars
  • Sleeping Dogs Lie
  • Sonic Imperfections
  • Sound Out
  • Spools Out Radio
  • Studio Visit
  • Talking Africa
  • The Atomic Drop
  • The Curtain Up Show
  • The Great Get Together
  • The Hello Goodbye Show
  • The Honeydripper
  • The Naked Short Club
  • The Nest Collective Hour
  • The News Agents
  • The Organ presents The Other Rock Show
  • The OST Show
  • The Other Woman
  • The Outerglobe
  • The Relatively Good Radio Show
  • The Restart Project
  • The Rob Simone Talk Show
  • The Self Road
  • The Sound Projector Radio Show
  • The Traditional Music Hour
  • The Truth about Markets
  • The Workplace
  • Tin Can Review
  • Tongue And Groove
  • Vegetarianism: The Story So Far
  • Very Loose Women
  • Voixxe
  • Wavelength
  • We are Europe
  • With One Voice
  • Ālāp With Adesh
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Sleeping Dogs Lie

Next episode: 03:00, Saturday 29th July 2017

Ambient music presented by Miguel Santos: no words, just slow tempo, minimal, experimental, abstract, cool chill-out dreamlike sounds.

50-50 Sound System

Next episode: 23:00, Friday 12th May 2017

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: 05:00, Tuesday 18th July 2017

:zoviet*france: presents the best zero BPM and genre-refusing recordings to have grabbed their attention.

A World In London

Next episode: 18:30, Wednesday 19th July 2017

DJ Ritu presents the UK’s longest-running music show focused on the cosmopolitan sounds and stories of Londoners.

Acoustic Mirrors

Broadcasts by artist Lou Marcellin to coincide with Friche Broadcasts, an exhibition and participatory project space which focuses on ideas of ecology(ies), ecosystems and their communities, realised at Diaspore, an artist run space in Bermondsey, South London.

Adventures in Music and Sound

Next episode: 01:00, Sunday 23rd July 2017

New music with The Wire magazine.

Animal Sounds

Exploring the sounds of the animal world - with Robbie Judkins.

Art Monthly Talk Show

Next episode: 20:00, Monday 12th June 2017

[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] An audio supplement to Art Monthly magazine.


Next episode: 22:30, Tuesday 25th July 2017

The latest releases from the UK's thriving indie rock scene and beyond, presented by Paul Cox of Artrocker magazine.

Baba Yaga's Hut

Next episode: 12:00, Friday 12th May 2017

Heavy, experimental and left-field music from the UK and the world, hosted by Baba Yaga's Hut promoter Anthony Chalmers.

Bad Punk

Next episode: 05:00, Monday 17th July 2017

Sixty minutes in the eye of a radiophonic vortex, hosted by the Band of Holy Joy.

Balling the Jack

Next episode: 06:00, Wednesday 26th July 2017

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

[Repeated from Thursday 11pm.] "The soundtrack to the end of the world" - Chris Maume, The Independent. Visit for more information and/or contact

Bermuda Triangle Test Transmissions Broadcasts

Next episode: 23:00, Thursday 20th July 2017

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: 02:00, Tuesday 25th July 2017

A music show about connections, produced and presented by Paul Jackson.

Blood Culture

Next episode: 00:00, Thursday 29th June 2017

[Repeated from Thursday 12am.] Another chance to hear Resonance's iTunes chart topping new high-octane drama serial, produced by Lance Dann. A'isha (Chetna Pandya) is just about holding down her job at tech giant Meta, until her old friend Livi (Bryony Afferson) appears in a rage and denounces their boss Richard Dreyer (Jack Klaff) as a murderer. Then she has to face up to what she has become, the lies that are woven in her past and the terrifying truth of what Meta are doing... Visit the Blood Culture website for full details, on-line movies, hard science, an AI based SMS phone game and more. Supported by The Wellcome Trust.

Broadcast Bartender

Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 26th July 2017

[Repeated from Tuesday 9pm.] Recorded in a public house installation, five drinkers and a special guest bartender unpick and debate the upcoming general election in front of a live audience. Visit for more information.

Calling All Pensioners

Next episode: 14:00, Sunday 9th July 2017

Magazine programme about issues affecting pensioners across London, presented by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly's Tim Hamilton and Harry Hayward.

Clear Spot

Next episode: 22:30, Saturday 22nd July 2017

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.

Club Integral Radio Show

Next episode: 06:00, Friday 21st July 2017

Robert Storey and Andrew Scott Bolton preview upcoming Club Integral events around London, and explore music across all genre boundaries.

Down the Rabbit Hole

Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 25th July 2017

Katherine Woodfine, Melissa Cox and their guests discuss children's books in this monthly programme.

Drones Of Hell

Next episode: 22:00, Sunday 23rd July 2017

Ray Kirby presents an hour of Extreme Metal, featuring tracks old and new from the last three decades.

East Cast

Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 10th May 2017

East London focused monthly magazine show, presented by Nia Charpentier and Pearl Wise.

East London With Charles Saumurez Smith

Next episode: 11:00, Monday 15th May 2017

Director of the Royal Academy and enthusiastic East London resident Charles Saumurez Smith joins friends and fellow east Londoners in a series of wide ranging discussions on the past present and future of Bow, Limehouse, Spitalfields and The Isle of Dogs. Guests include artist Yinka Shonibare, politician David Owen, architect Piers Gough and historian Dan Cruickshank.

Electric Sheep

Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 17th May 2017

A monthly exploration of film and pop culture by Electric Sheep Magazine editor in chief Virginie Sélavy and assistant editor Alex Fitch.

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.

Encounter: The Mainland

A series which examines the known and lesser-known landmarks of twentieth century architecture across our European continent.

Farside Radio

Next episode: 08:00, Sunday 16th July 2017

Surprising sounds from the Far East with Paul Fisher.


Next episode: 04:00, Wednesday 12th July 2017

A hand-picked mix of the most dynamic and exciting new electronic music from veteran DJ and broadcaster Nick Luscombe.


Next episode: 05:00, Wednesday 7th June 2017

An exploration of field-recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, with Patrick McGinley.

Framework 15th Birthday Edition

Next episode: 22:30, Saturday 17th June 2017

Moved from its usual Sunday slot this week to accommodate Blood Culture. The best from a world of field recordings, curated by Patrick McGinley. This regular edition, marking framework's 15th birthday, features works by David Velez, Orphax, Constantine Katsiris, Goh Lee Kwang, Jake Muir, Joe Connelly, and a framework introduction recorded by Christopher Olson. Visit for more information. Contact [Repeated Wednesday 5am.]

From the Archives

Next episode: 04:00, Saturday 8th July 2017

Radio gems from the Resonance archives, selected by Ed Baxter.

Gate Kicks

Next episode: 19:30, Tuesday 25th July 2017

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

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.

Going Outside

[Repeated from Wednesday 5.30pm.] Caroline Kraabel goes outside to Calais to deliver donations and meet volunteers, and to play ambulant saxophone. Plus words and music from special guest Beshwar Hassan, former resident of the Calais and Dunkirk refugee camps.

Got 2 B

Next episode: 17:00, Monday 24th July 2017

Got 2 B... is a monthly programme presented by Emily Pope and Ruth Angel Edwards, artists who explore the over-proliferation of populist conversation and music through collaborative sound-work.

Great Exposure

Next episode: 11:30, Monday 15th May 2017

Great Exposure offers discussion and insight into the the use of music in advertising and its effects on the music industry. Presented by music supervisor Marcus Brooke-Smith.

Grime for the Unconverted

Next episode: 02:30, Sunday 23rd July 2017

Grime showcase with DJ BPM.

Grime For The Uncoverted

[Repeated from Tuesday 12am.] Presented and mixed by DJ BPM, showcasing unreleased promos, Grime classics and new releases - and dedicated to the sharing of a passion for Grime. For a full set list and links to all the artists, including many legal free downloads visit Grime for the Unconverted on Facebook.

Gwaith Swn's Sonic Darts

Heritage At A World In London

Next episode: 11:00, Friday 14th July 2017

Discover the global connections of London’s museums and historic homes through music and stories, with Cultural Co-operation.

Hooting Yard on the Air

Resonance writer-in-residence Frank Key reads his own imaginative and idiosyncratic prose.

Hot Club du Monde

Next episode: 10:30, Wednesday 19th July 2017

A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield.

Intoxica Radio Hour

Next episode: 05:00, Sunday 14th May 2017

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.

Is Black Music

Next episode: 03:30, Sunday 16th July 2017

The world's first Alternative Black Music Show, presented by Art Terry.


Next episode: 14:00, Tuesday 18th July 2017

Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko and friends.

Kitchen Magic Time

Next episode: 10:30, Tuesday 18th July 2017

Audio recipes designed to spice up life from the mysterious Mama Dolores.

Knowledge After Austerity And Brexit

[Repeated from Sunday 6.30pm.] The second of two panel discussions on the subject of Knowledge after Austerity and Brexit, which took place on 23 February and 3 March 2017 at the London College of Communication, UAL. This programme focuses on designing solutions and considers new forms of knowledge creation and dissemination that could provide an alternative future for knowledge production in the UK. Invited Panelists were: David Cross, Reader in Art and Design, University of the Arts London; Mor Rubinstein, Community Coordinator, Open Knowledge International; Shiri Shalmy, artist and curator, Antiuniversity Now co-organiser; Tom Wakeford, Reader in Public Science, Coventry University and Lead Practitioner, People’s Knowledge. Chair: Rebecca Bramall, Senior Lecturer in Media and Communications, London College of Communication. Recorded by Ethan Pickthall and Edwin Hind. Visit for more information.


Next episode: 19:30, Wednesday 10th May 2017

French, continental and more exotic music and sounds with Eleonore Desnos.

Late Lunch with Out to Lunch

Next episode: 01:00, Tuesday 18th July 2017

An hour's worth of polemical surrealism from Ben Watson, author of books on Frank Zappa and Derek Bailey.

Latin Waves

Next episode: 05:00, Thursday 20th July 2017

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.

Literary London

Next episode: 07:00, Wednesday 12th July 2017

Nick Hennegan explores the popular cultural life and literary history of London.

Little Atoms

Next episode: 09:00, Saturday 15th July 2017

A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny.

Loud And Quiet

Next episode: 20:00, Wednesday 26th July 2017

[Repeated from Wednesday 8pm.] Having evolved from a bedroom fanzine to a UK-wide free alternative tabloid, Stuart Stubbs and Greg Cochrane from independent music magazine Loud And Quiet play their favourite new music in this monthly programme. Visit for more information.

Lucky Cat

Chinese and East Asian culture with a varied mixture of music, presented by Zoë Baxter.

Make Your Own Damn Music

Next episode: 08:00, Saturday 15th July 2017

Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith and George Lionel Barker.

Micro Clear Spot

Short-form, occasional and one-off works for radio. Contributions welcome, even at short notice.

Music For Films

Next episode: 06:00, Saturday 22nd July 2017

Roz Kaveney, Tim Concannon and their guests discuss the complicated relationship between fact and fiction in filming the legends of the Jack the Ripper and Sherlock Holmes, in conversations at the Genesis Cinema in London’s East End, near to where the real Ripper murders happened. [Repeated Saturday 6am.]

Nana Nicol's Balearic Cosmic Slop

Next episode: 02:00, Friday 12th May 2017

Sarah "Nana" Nicol delves into her trolley bag and pulls out a selection of leftfield disco, edits, and cosmic delights.

Nana Nicol's Cosmic Balearic Slop

Sarah "Nana" Nicol delves into her trolley bag and pulls out a selection of leftfield disco, edits, and cosmic delights. This week Nana Nicol welcomes Sticky Buttons, showcasing Roamer's Gap, a unique exploration of global sounds through the medium of vinyl records, presented by the London based record label Sticky Buttons. Their first release is set to come out by the end of the year, featuring music from the Incredible Nigerian disco legend, Dizzy K Falola. [Repeated Friday 2am.]

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.]

New Works For Radio

Selections (by Ed Baxter) from across the world of new works made for the medium of radio.

Nostalgie Ya Mboka

Next episode: 08:00, Wednesday 12th July 2017

Classic Congolese dance music of the two Congos with Vincent and Koffi.

Nothing New Under The Sun

[Repeated from Wednesday 5.30pm.] Francisco Mazza reveals some of the most inventive and provocative musicians and composers from Brazil. Today he talks to Brazilian group Chelpa Ferro, ahead of their imminent exhibition and performance in London. This Brazilian experimental music trio is renowned for its sound installations of dissonance and ambience that employ cathartic improvisation and musique concrete.

Novara FM

Next episode: 07:00, Monday 10th July 2017

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: 11:30, Saturday 15th July 2017

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 15th July 2017

Award-winning show about videogames, videogame music and videogame culture. Hosted by Ste Curran, Simon Byron and Ann Scantlebury.

Panel Borders

Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 7th June 2017

A monthly magazine show about comics and graphic novels with Alex Fitch.


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: 20:00, Monday 17th July 2017

A wide-ranging showcase of recordings from Poland and all points East.

Pull the Plug

Next episode: 11:00, Saturday 8th July 2017

Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven.

Pus Galore

Next episode: 04:30, Sunday 9th July 2017

Luis Drayton presents cut-ups, mash-ups, sketches and other post-modernist transvestite electropunk hi-jinks, plus music from various new electronic/punk/drag artists.

Queer Temporalities

Next episode: 01:00, Friday 7th July 2017

A radiophonic journey through the queer time frame with Ennoia Neoptolomus, which challenges the commercialized, commodified and hyper-objectified view of identity projected by the mainstream (gay and straight) and to transform the way we listen to gender and sexuality.

R S A Radio

[Repeated from Wednesday 10am.] Baby Boomers Are Still Consuming Their Children’s Future! Matthew Taylor of the RSA asks if ideas really have the power to change the world by revisiting influential books on public policy with their authors. He talks to David Willetts about intergenerational inequality and his book ‘The Pinch’ (2010). Since its publication, inequality between the generations has only gotten worse. What does the author of ‘The Pinch’ think of his own policies as the Minister for Universities?


Next episode: 01:30, Saturday 8th July 2017

Members of Radia, the international group of independent cultural radio stations, explore new and forgotten ways of making radio.


Next episode: 21:30, Saturday 8th July 2017

An overview of independent and not-for-profit community, 'free', campus, and other radio stations which provide a wealth of material and perspectives outside of the mainstream media orthodoxy. This series constitutes a major retrospective of the work of the radio art network Radia, whose collective mission is to make radio that transcends the borders and boundaries of land and language. Mobile Radio visits each station in turn to discern their motives and inspirations, and explore the work of one of their associated artists. Radiaphiles is part of a commission for documenta 14, and will be aired in Kassel and Berlin from 17 June to 7 July 2017. This week: a conversation with Ragnhild Faller and Hans Kristen Hyrve of Radio Nova in Oslo, Norway. For more information visit [Repeated Saturday 9.30pm this week only.]

Radio Diva

Next episode: 10:00, Sunday 9th July 2017

LGBT show Rosie Wilby and Heather Peace, in association with the recently relaunched Diva magazine.

Radio Diva Live From Pride

Next episode: 15:30, Saturday 8th July 2017

A special one-off Radio Diva broadcast, live from their Women's Stage at this year’s Pride in London in Leicester Square. Hosted by Heather Peace and Rosie Wilby, with numerous special guests.

Radio Ecoshock

Next episode: 02:00, Monday 26th June 2017

Global environmental news with Alex Smith.

Radiophrenia Redux

Works commissioned by and broadcast at Radiophrenia, the arts radio station broadcasting from Glasgow's Centre for Contemporary Arts in August/September 2016.

Records Comic, Curious And Cracked

Next episode: 17:30, Tuesday 11th July 2017

An eco-neutral trawl through the unusual records acquired by various means, including even purchase, during an otherwise mostly virtuous lifetime by Jack Thorington.


Just because we can. Two hours of selected dawn choruses from last weekend's epic broadcast. Birdsong heaven from around the world. A project by SoundCamp, a not for profit artists collective which depends on voluntary contributions at many levels. Please consider donating here.

RSA Radio: Work Shift

Matthew Taylor of the RSA explores contemporary issues around work.


Next episode: 12:00, Sunday 9th July 2017

[Repeated from Sunday 12pm.] Personally-felt sensory collages and sonic obscurities with Milo Thesiger-Meacham.


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.

Shape Hour

[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.

Six Pillars

Next episode: 15:30, Friday 7th July 2017

Fari Bradley focuses on choice contemporary Middle Eastern, North African and South Asian sound, art and culture. This week: a mix from Moroccan DJ Badre (Berlin). Visit for more information. [Repeated Friday 3.30pm.]

Sleeping Dogs Lie

Next episode: 03:00, Saturday 15th July 2017

Ambient music presented by Miguel Santos: no words, just slow tempo, minimal, experimental, abstract, cool chill-out dreamlike sounds.

Sonic Imperfections

Next episode: 20:00, Monday 22nd May 2017

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.

Sound Out

Next episode: 07:15, Sunday 9th July 2017

Carole Finer presents a range of live music guests, drawing on her interests in bluegrass, post-Cagean composition and field recordings.

Spools Out Radio

Tristan Bath (of The Quietus) explores the outer fringes of modern cassette culture, playing tapes from around the world.

Studio Visit

In depth interviews with international contemporary artists, musicians, writers and graphic novelists, conducted by Morgan Quaintance.

Talking Africa

Next episode: 07:00, Tuesday 11th July 2017

A discussion show about African development with Sonny Decker.

The Atomic Drop

Next episode: 10:00, Tuesday 11th July 2017

A series about the world of professional wrestling with news, features and music, hosted by Tariq Haque.

The Curtain Up Show

Next episode: 11:00, Sunday 9th July 2017

Tim McArthur, Nathan Matthews and guests discuss London's thriving music-theatre scene.

The Great Get Together

[Repeated from Tuesday 6pm.] Poppy Falk previews The Great Get Together, Bankside, inspired by Jo Cox and organised by

The Honeydripper

Rare rhythm and blues, ska, mambo, jazz, soul and exotica treasures with Anne Frankenstein.

The Naked Short Club

Next episode: 05:00, Saturday 15th July 2017

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 7th July 2017

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 News Agents

Next episode: 13:00, Wednesday 12th July 2017

A hybrid news-arts programme curated by Jude Cowan Montague.

The Organ presents The Other Rock Show

Next episode: 03:00, Friday 14th July 2017

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: 15:00, Monday 10th July 2017

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: 10:00, Monday 10th July 2017

The Other Woman is a collective representing alternative female artists in music, comedy and performance. Series curated by Ruth Barnes.

The Outerglobe

Next episode: 14:00, Monday 10th July 2017

Debbie Golt explores African music ans its wider arts and culture. Related new music and events news welcome.

The Relatively Good Radio Show

Next episode: 15:00, Sunday 9th July 2017

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: 13:30, Tuesday 11th July 2017

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: 07:00, Friday 12th May 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

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 12th July 2017

Showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent.

The Traditional Music Hour

Next episode: 12:00, Monday 10th July 2017

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.

The Truth about Markets

Next episode: 18:30, Saturday 13th May 2017

Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert - "the most dangerous people in financial media" - scrutinise the markets.

The Workplace

Next episode: 13:00, Tuesday 11th July 2017

N.N. Dee and guests discuss aspects of work and workplaces.

Tin Can Review

Next episode: 20:00, Saturday 15th July 2017

Live performances and interviews with acoustic songwriters, hosted by James Hodder.

Tongue And Groove

Next episode: 06:00, Saturday 15th July 2017

A monthly show in which The Near Jazz Experience (Mark Bedford, Simon Charterton, Terry Edwards) explore the practise and purpose of being a musician, by way of choosing a theme to discuss. This week: a discussion about 'Recording'. Committing to a piece of music and capturing a moment in time. They'll listen to some tunes to illustrate their points. They may not arrive at a conclusion but the ride through their darkly humourous and occasionally satisfying professional life is always good. [Repeated Saturday 6am.]

Vegetarianism: The Story So Far

Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 4th July 2017

Ian McDonald (The Vegan Option) travels from India to New England, talking to experts to uncover the sweeping backstory to today's vegetarian and vegan movement, starting with ancient India and Greece. A 15-part series, unfolding an episode each month since early 2016.

Very Loose Women

Next episode: 04:30, Friday 7th July 2017

Emma Grinfeld, Katherine Johnston and Leonore Schick discuss young women’s issues.


Next episode: 09:00, Friday 16th June 2017

Voixxe: the monthly audio magazine from South London's foremost music and arts lab Iklectik - featuring archival audio, interviews and analysis. Episode 2 provides a preview of the Sonic Waterloo festival - with sounds from Peter Cusack, Pascal Savy, Rie Nakajima and David Toop. Presented by Ilia Rogatchevski and Eduard Solaz. [Repeated Friday 9am.]


Next episode: 09:00, Sunday 9th July 2017

Multiple agendas presented by William English.

We are Europe

[Repeated from Thursday 4.30pm.] Nina Kehagia invites expert guests to enlighten initiatives, projects and cultural actors that are shaping the future of culture in Europe, drawing on We are Europe - a non-profit association of eight European events extolling "Today’s ideas for tomorrow’s culture." In episode 2, Konrad Becker of World Information Institute in Vienna and Berit Gilma, co-curator Elevate Festival and researcher of Ai Wei Wei in Berlin, explain the role of Algorithmic Regimes and algorithms and artistic works. Plus Daniel Erlacher of Elevate Festival on how we can re-gain control over algorithms which control what we see in modern media.

With One Voice

Next episode: 23:00, Wednesday 21st June 2017

New monodramas - radical drama for radio - produced by Roger James Elsgood.

Ālāp With Adesh

Next episode: 04:00, Saturday 13th May 2017

Adesh Sundaresan explores Indian classical music.