Next episode: 11:00, Friday 15th December 2017
Fari Bradley focuses on choice contemporary Middle Eastern, North African and South Asian sound, art and culture. This week: Desynchronise Part I - a special mix by Oumood (Omid SahebEkhtiari) in Tehran, who began making mixes and composing electronic music while studying classical music and piano studies at the Tehran Conservatory, Iran. Visit sixpillars.org for more information. [Repeated Friday 11am.]
50-50 Sound System
Next episode: 23:00, Friday 15th December 2017
Dub classics, 60s, 70s and 80s old skool reggae and original soul breaks, drawing on 18 years of DJing experience.
A Colder Consciousness
Next episode: 20:00, Tuesday 26th December 2017
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 12th December 2017
: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 11th December 2017
DJ Ritu presents the UK’s longest-running music show focused on the cosmopolitan sounds and stories of Londoners.
Each first Tuesday of the month Madeleine Baird attempts to make things add up, culturally.
Adventures in Music and Sound
Next episode: 01:00, Sunday 10th December 2017
New music with The Wire magazine.
Art Monthly Talk Show
Next episode: 10:00, Tuesday 12th December 2017
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.' [Repeated Tuesday 10am.]
Next episode: 22:30, Tuesday 19th December 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: 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: 22:00, Friday 15th December 2017
Sixty minutes in the eye of a radiophonic vortex, hosted by the Band of Holy Joy.
Balling the Jack
Next episode: 08:00, Wednesday 13th December 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
Black 2 Comm
Next episode: 04:00, Thursday 14th December 2017
A music show about connections, produced and presented by Paul Jackson.
[Repeated from Wednesday 5pm.] Artists Lloyd & Wilson invite you to listen to a unique conversation event where five drinkers and a guest bartender will playfully unpick and debate the events that have occurred in the wake of the recent general election in front of a live audience. The aim is to provide an antidote to the Question Time style panel show with well-rehearsed sound bites and speeches that often alienate the listener and stunt the discussion. In a fabricated Public House environment, this conversation is intentionally improvised - and may veer off at any time into surprising or unsuspected areas. Visit lloyd-wilson.co.uk for more information.
Calling All Pensioners
Next episode: 14:00, Sunday 17th December 2017
Magazine programme about issues affecting pensioners across London, presented by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly's Tim Hamilton and Harry Hayward.
Next episode: 10:00, Wednesday 13th December 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. 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 15th December 2017
Robert Storey and Andrew Scott Bolton preview upcoming Club Integral events around London, and explore music across all genre boundaries.
Come On, Come Down
Next episode: 02:00, Monday 11th December 2017
[Repeated from Friday 3am.] Ilia Rogatchevski explores adventurous night music for the sleepless.
Down the Rabbit Hole
Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 26th December 2017
Katherine Woodfine, Melissa Cox and their guests discuss children's books in this monthly programme.
Drones Of Hell
Next episode: 02:30, Thursday 14th December 2017
Ray Kirby presents an hour of Extreme Metal, featuring tracks old and new from the last three decades.
Next episode: 19:00, Friday 3rd November 2017
[Repeated from Friday 7pm.] To coincide with this weekend's concerts, another chance to hear producer and music researcher Nicola Serra, the curator of Dronica, presents a selection of new music related to this year's festival. First broadcast 23 October.
East London focused monthly magazine show, presented by Nia Charpentier and Pearl Wise.
Next episode: 17:30, Wednesday 20th September 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: Architecture And Design
Next episode: 13:30, Wednesday 25th October 2017
London is full of modernist architecture, from the hidden and private, to the big and public. Not all of it is understood, much is hated. Slowly the zeitgeist is changing, and more of us now appreciate post war buildings. Presented by John Escolme, 'Encounter: Architecture and Design' speaks to the architects responsible for these works, and allows them a voice to explain why they created what they did.
Next episode: 16:00, Sunday 17th December 2017
Surprising sounds from the Far East with Paul Fisher.
Next episode: 04:00, Wednesday 13th December 2017
A hand-picked mix of the most dynamic and exciting new electronic music from veteran DJ and broadcaster Nick Luscombe.
Next episode: 23:00, Sunday 17th September 2017
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: 13:30, Sunday 17th December 2017
Paul Hood (of Resonance's epochal Instant Music Meeting and more) returns to the airwaves with a no holds barred new music show.
Next episode: 09:30, Thursday 14th December 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
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.
Grime for the Unconverted
Next episode: 02:30, Sunday 17th December 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
Gwaith Sŵn's Sonic Darts
Next episode: 22:00, Monday 2nd October 2017
New work from London sound-art collective Gwaith Sŵn.
Next episode: 02:00, Monday 18th December 2017
New series. A bi-monthly conceptual radio show by SJ Wilson. First Monday of the month: 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. Third Monday of the month, SJ Wilson takes it back to basics, inviting guests to take a relaxed approach to exploring their interest in electronic music in new and innovative ways. This episode: Hoenn Sound 003.
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 12th December 2017
A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield.
Intoxica Radio Hour
Next episode: 07:00, Saturday 16th December 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 17th December 2017
The world's first Alternative Black Music Show, presented by Art Terry.
Next episode: 05:00, Thursday 14th December 2017
Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko and friends.
Kitchen Magic Time
Next episode: 04:30, Sunday 10th December 2017
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 15th December 2017
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: 20:00, Wednesday 27th December 2017
A monthly show about the Latin American and Spanish literary world, presented by Silvia Rothlisberger.
Next episode: 09:00, Saturday 16th December 2017
A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny.
Next episode: 16:00, Tuesday 3rd October 2017
Concert audio from their 2016 residency by Locus - the duo of Richard James and Angharad Van Rijswijk - at The Wales Millennium Centre (Canolfan Mileniwm Cymru), Cardiff.
[Repeated from Tuesday 4.30pm.] Malik Nashad Sharpe previews $elfie$. This is the third work in a series built around understandings of Black and Queer aesthetics performed against our current political moment. $elfie$ suggests a new relationship with the emotional landscape amidst the intense highs and lows of the body’s wear and tear. Malik’s work is suitably polarised, inhabiting a world of unabashed, unapologetic joyousness, the advent of political melancholia and ambivalence to extreme forms of desire and violence.
Micro Clear Spot
Next episode: 17:00, Tuesday 12th December 2017
Short-form, occasional and one-off works for radio. Contributions welcome, even at short notice.
Nana Nicol's Balearic Cosmic Slop
Sarah "Nana" Nicol delves into her trolley bag and pulls out a selection of leftfield disco, edits, and cosmic delights.
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
Next episode: 02:30, Tuesday 12th December 2017
Selections (by Ed Baxter) from across the world of new works made for the medium of radio.
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 13th December 2017
Classic Congolese dance music of the two Congos with Vincent and Koffi.
Nothing New Under The Sun
[Repeated from Wednesday 11pm.] Francisco Mazza reveals some of the most inventive and provocative musicians and composers from Brazil. Today's programme features Jards Macale's work, ahead of his imminent performance in London. Jards Macale is one of the most important and inventive artists from the Brazilian music scene and he was a radical and key figure in Brazil's tropicalia scene of the 1970s, working with Gal Costa, Caetano Veloso and many of the giants of Brazilian music.
Next episode: 09:00, Monday 11th December 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: 05:30, Saturday 9th December 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 9th December 2017
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.
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 20th November 2017
A wide-ranging showcase of recordings from Poland and all points East.
Pull the Plug
Next episode: 11:00, Saturday 9th December 2017
Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven.
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.
Next episode: 15:30, Tuesday 12th December 2017
Members of Radia, the international group of independent cultural radio stations, explore new and forgotten ways of making radio.
Episode 20/20, the last of today's triple bill. 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. In this episode they speak to Carola Haupt and Ilaria Gadenz of Radio Papesse in Florence, Italy. Radiaphiles is part of a commission for documenta 14, and will be aired in Kassel and Berlin from 17 June to 7 July 2017. For more information visit mobile-radio.net.
Next episode: 10:00, Sunday 10th December 2017
LGBT show Rosie Wilby and Heather Peace, in association with the recently relaunched Diva magazine.
Next episode: 09:00, Friday 13th October 2017
Global environmental news with Alex Smith.
Records Comic, Curious And Cracked
Next episode: 15:30, Friday 8th December 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.
Next episode: 05:00, Sunday 10th December 2017
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.
[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
A talk programme dedicated to films and television shows, presented by Marcus Ako and Laura Sampson.
Next episode: 11:00, Friday 8th December 2017
Fari Bradley focuses on choice contemporary Middle Eastern, North African and South Asian sound, art and culture. This week: Palestine: a Century of Colonialism and Resistance - Part 2. Dr Rabab Abdulhadi, Associate Professor of Ethnic Studies/ Race and Resistance Studies at San Francisco State University answers questions at a recent visit to SOAS University of London. Visit sixpillars.org for more information. [Repeated Friday 11am.]
Sleeping Dogs Lie
Next episode: 00:00, Monday 11th December 2017
Ambient music presented by Miguel Santos: no words, just slow tempo, minimal, experimental, abstract, cool chill-out dreamlike sounds.
Next episode: 22:00, Monday 27th November 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.
Next episode: 18:00, Sunday 10th December 2017
Carole Finer presents a range of live music guests, drawing on her interests in bluegrass, post-Cagean composition and field recordings.
Southwark Sleep Out Preview
Ahead of next weekend's Southwark Sleep Out in nearby Borough Market, local homelessness charity Depaul UK's Róisín Moore (Community Fundraiser for London & the South East) and Oliver Wilson (Senior Communications & External Affairs Manager) explain to Ed Baxter the thinking behind this rough-sleeping fundraising event, with music by London City Voices and Jecoliah Frimpong, who will be on hand to entertain the sleepers on the night.
Spools Out Radio
Tristan Bath (of The Quietus) explores the outer fringes of modern cassette culture, playing tapes from around the world.
A monthly show by online music publication Stray Landings.
In depth interviews with international contemporary artists, musicians, writers and graphic novelists, conducted by Morgan Quaintance.
Next episode: 16:00, Monday 20th November 2017
[Repeated from Monday 4pm.] A monthly discussion show about the social and political issues around the arts, hosted by Juliet Jacques. This week: American writer and filmmaker Chris Kraus in conversation.
Next episode: 09:00, Tuesday 12th December 2017
A discussion show about African development with Sonny Decker.
The Atomic Drop
Next episode: 13:00, Wednesday 13th December 2017
A series about the world of professional wrestling with news, features and music, hosted by Tariq Haque.
The Curtain Up Show
Next episode: 09:00, Sunday 10th December 2017
Tim McArthur, Nathan Matthews and guests discuss London's thriving music-theatre scene.
The Hello Goodbye Show
Next episode: 17:00, Monday 11th December 2017
Upbeat, eclectic live music show hosted by deXter Bentley.
The Late Lute Breakfast Show
Next episode: 05:30, Sunday 10th December 2017
Early music - usually live - with lutenist Stephanie Feeney.
The Naked Short Club
Next episode: 09:00, Wednesday 6th December 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: 12:00, Tuesday 19th September 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 New Orleans Strut
Next episode: 16:00, Monday 27th November 2017
[Repeated from Monday 4pm.] A rollicking journey through the sweaty bayous of New Orleans, Louisiana and beyond with DJ Lil’ Koko. Episode 2: The Early Masters: Piano Professors and Soul Finders. From lowdown barrel house blues to the man who ‘invented jazz’, New Orleans is bold and mystical enough to contain it all. Today we focus on the trailblazers who made it all possible.
The News Agents
Next episode: 07:00, Monday 11th December 2017
A hybrid news-arts programme curated by Jude Cowan Montague.
The Organ presents The Other Rock Show
Next episode: 08:00, Tuesday 12th December 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: 16:30, Saturday 18th November 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: 08:00, Saturday 9th December 2017
The Other Woman is a collective representing alternative female artists in music, comedy and performance. Series curated by Ruth Barnes.
Next episode: 15:30, Saturday 9th December 2017
Debbie Golt takes as her starting point African music and wider arts and culture.
The People Show On Air
Next episode: 19:30, Friday 24th November 2017
A special live broadcast.
The Relatively Good Radio Show
Next episode: 08:00, Thursday 14th December 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: 09:00, Thursday 7th December 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: 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 December 2017
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 13th December 2017
Showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent.
The Traditional Music Hour
Next episode: 12:00, Monday 11th December 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: 13:30, Wednesday 20th September 2017
Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert - "the most dangerous people in financial media" - scrutinise the markets.
Next episode: 13:00, Tuesday 14th November 2017
N.N. Dee and guests discuss aspects of work and workplaces.
Next episode: 14:00, Monday 11th December 2017
Rachel O'Brien, who leads on the RSA's prison work, explores the role of relationships in supporting progress in prisons and post-release. Each week she meets those who have been inside and some of the people who have been part of their journey. 3/4: This week: CJ and Jessica, her careers mentor, talk about their relationship.
Tin Can Review
Next episode: 20:00, Saturday 9th December 2017
Live performances and interviews with acoustic songwriters, hosted by James Hodder.
Tongue And Groove
Next episode: 05:00, Friday 17th November 2017
[Repeated from Monday 10pm.] A 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. Today we talk to Jane Beese, Head of Music at The Roundhouse, about the rise of music festivals. And we play the 'Festival Game': put your all-time, favourite festive bill together.
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: 16:30, Thursday 9th November 2017
A six part series by artist Bram Thomas Arnold - taking the form of a journey through place, time and subjectivity. On this week's show we’ll be following improvisation specialists Spontonality as they visit Kestle Barton for a week long residency in the gallery space. Initially we’ll join them for a workshop at Falmouth University though, where 20 students hit their instruments and use their voices in new and as yet unexplored ways. With readings from David Toop's 'Into the Maelstrom' and an interlude provided by La Monte Young's 'The Well Tuned Piano,' this journey on the trail is, at its heart, entirely improvised. [Repeated Sunday 5pm.]
Very Loose Women
Next episode: 01:00, Friday 8th December 2017
Emma Grinfeld, Katherine Johnston and Leonore Schick discuss young women’s issues.
[Repeated from Thursday 8pm.] The monthly audio magazine from South London's foremost music and arts lab Iklectik - featuring archival audio, interviews and analysis. This month Eduard Solaz presents music by Maninkar, Ng Chor Guan, Afasia Yuri - plus The Eerie Void of Space #1- Live at Iklectik by Liz Helman.
Next episode: 15:00, Monday 11th December 2017
Multiple agendas presented by William English.
Next episode: 16:00, Monday 11th December 2017
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.
XX Files Radio
[Repeated from Saturday 6.30pm.] Disembodied Voice: Montreal-based XX files collective’s exploration of the gendered voice and its function in society. For more information, visit their Soundcloud.