1:00am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Friday 5.30pm.] A showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent. Tonight: new records received in September 2019. Miguel Flores, Pierre-Yves Macé, Rippelganger, Brandon Auger, Birgit Ulher and Benoit Cancoin, Cristián Alvear and Tim Olive, Christine Ott and Torsten Böttcher, Joe McPhee and Paal Nilssen-Love, Jon Rose and Alvin Curran, Olo Walicki and Jacek Prościński, and Sky Burial. Visit thesoundprojector.com/radio-show/ for more information.
3:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 10.30pm.] Radia, the international group of independent cultural radio stations, presents a new show realised by one of its members, exploring "new and forgotten ways of making radio. This week, Show 763: not speaking/thinking by Edie Reaney (for CFRC). Edie Reaney Chunn is an emerging playwright and performer based in Halifax. The two pieces we hear are “She Sits in Her Big Tree”, originally used for a puppet show and based on the Brothers Grimm story “The Six Swans”; and a collection of shorter poems - mostly about the relationship between sound and print. Visit radia.fm for more information.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 11pm.] A programme consecrated to field recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, presented by Patrick Tubin McGinley. This week's edition is the final instalment of the Simplesoundscapes Framework Radio Afield trilogy, produced in Canada by Claude Schryer, and is entitled 'simplesoundscapes afield 3: soundwalks'. Visit frameworkradio.net for more information.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 3pm.] French underground, synth and progressive music of the 1970s, presented by Warren Hatter. This week: The second of two Magma specials. As Magma celebrate their 50th anniversary, we present imaginary awards to tracks across the range of their work – their most punk, their most soul, their most soundtrack-y and their best ever track. Tweet to @frenchrocksampler.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Friday 9pm.] 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. For more information visit Balling The Jack on Facebook. E-mail email@example.com.
9:00am - 10:00am
Interviews with a wide range of alternative thinkers by the Los Angeles-based investigator of anomalous phenomena. This week: The late actor Jeff Conaway, known for his roles in Grease, Taxi and Babylon 5, discusses his life, show business, his interest in the paranormal and his own UFO experience. Visit robsimone.com/ for more information. [Repeated Monday 12am.]
11:00am - 12:00pm
Presented by Nick Brown of Intoxica Record Shop and dedicated to the dignity of vinyl, giving centre stage to new vinyl reissue releases, spotlighting Content Themes and specific artists' careers - and generally playing the gloriously unheralded low-brow rock and soul of the 20th Century, all rendered on little slabs of black plastic. This week: resident guest Claire Kalvis presents an all vinyl record show from Soul to Soundtrack, taking the scenic route. For further information and general waffle, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. [Repeated Saturday 7am.]
1:00pm - 1:15pm
[Repeated from Monday 6pm.] Frank and moving interviews with some of the 100 peace-workers involved in ’24 Hours of Peace,’ Neil Bartlett's epic Remembrance Sunday act of witness to their work, which we broadcast live on 10 November 2019. Series produced by Eloise Whitmore, with music by Oliver Vibrans. For more information, visit: 24hoursofpeace.co.uk.
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Introduced by bass player and storyteller LM Dubz, and produced by people with learning disabilities at the Gate Arts 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. [Repeated Friday 3.30am.]
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson. Today: Ben continues to convene the Late Lunch All-Stars, six musicians working on the wobbling knife-edge of natural sound events prerecorded in his bath and instant composition, with Peter Baxter (tabletop percussion); Graham Davis (synth); Paul Shearsmith (trumpet, Baliphone, squeakers, knives); and the twin guitars of Dave Black (electric) and Eleanor Crook (F-hole acoustic with DI). [Repeated Saturday 3.30am.]
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Recorded by Heiko Khoo, The Speakers’ Corner show goes to the heart of political, social and cultural issues of the day. It features Speakers’ Corner regulars, special reports and interviews, and observes at the life and times of the world’s oldest and most famous platform for free speech. [Repeated Friday 4am.]
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Abs Tripp from DASL (Disability Advice Service Lambeth) discusses how music fires people up to jump higher, ride further and shout louder. This week: Supporting Each Other Equals Power. Find out how Samantha and the team from People First Self Advocacy help people stand up for themselves and fight for their rights. Hosted by Abs with co-hosts Jamille and Paige. Contact email@example.com. [Repeated Monday 2pm.]
4:00pm - 4:30pm
[Repeated from Friday 5pm.] Zoe Baxter discusses the practice and lives of a wide range of choreographers in a six part series featuring dance practitioners across the generations. Commissioned by The Choreographer's Gallery.
4:30pm - 5:30pm
An on-going audio autobiography from the punk and post-punk legend that is Spizz. This week Spizz's guest is poet and writer Tom Wells who has recently published Moonstomp – a pulp horror novel about a skinhead werewolf. For more information visit the Spizzenergi Facebook page. Tweet to @spizzenergi. [Repeated Saturday 8am.]
5:30pm - 6:30pm
A monthly show looking at how architecture is represented in culture – Alex Fitch talks to artists, curators, film-makers and writers who have contributed to unique representations of architecture in different media. This month: (Im)possible Worlds. Maria Smith (Interrobang) and Phin Harber (Architecture Foundation) discuss buildings and architectural forms that have less of an impact on the environment and how these ideas have been expressed at the Oslo Architecture Trienniale. Also, Oscar-winning Creative Director and VFX Supervisor Paul Franklin talks about his work helping to visualise and design impossible architecture on screen in Christopher Nolan’s film Inception. Visit panelborders.wordpress.com for more information. [Repeated Friday 2.30am.]
7:30pm - 8:00pm
Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte". [Repeated Friday 2pm.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Johnny Jameson takes a break from his ongoing touring schedule to present a monthly show dedicated the latest from the Irish country music scene plus requests, dedications, news and more. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org. [Repeated Thursday 10am.]
9:00pm - 9:30pm
Friends Leonore Schick and Soila Apparicio like to make private conversations public. They discuss art, activism and women’s issues, often with special guests and friends. For more information visit acast.com/veryloosewomen or follow them on Twitter at @VLWRadio. [Repeated Saturday 10.30pm.]
9:30pm - 10:30pm
The Earl of Killorglin and Andrew Scott-Bolton of Club Integral - London's long-running "home to the uncategorisable" - preview its upcoming concerts in London. [Repeated Friday 12am.]
11:00pm - 12:00am
Contemporary Native American and First Nations music from a wide range of indigenous musicians in North America, selected by multi-disciplinary sculptor Andrew Graves-Johnston (aka DJ Droid), who first came across it when researching the Standing Rock protests of 2016/17. Visit facebook.com/turtleislandradio for more information. [Repeated Saturday 12.30am.]