12:00am - 1:00am
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.]
2:30am - 3:30am
[Repeated from Sunday 8pm.] A genre free music show produced and presented by Paul Jackson. Each track connects to the following in a running order that switches between musical styles, dates and audio quality – often leading to strange and unlikely musical pairings. Visit black2comm.com for more information.
3:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 1.30pm.] Master J in a live debate about the biggest arts news this week. This week: Master J is joined by author Anette Pollner, actor/model Kaily O’Brien, Orlando Harrison (Albama 3), and K-Pop dancer Raymond Sweetman. There may be humour, there may even be some fun, but chances are it will end with some of our guests not speaking to each other. For more information visit Master J on Facebook.
4:00am - 5:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 4pm.] 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. For more information visit www.definitelydylan.com.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 7pm.] Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko. This week: David Ellis (rouge enthusiast) joins Simon for a discussion on their personal reaction to current politics, and an update on their cross-species project 'Music For Birds' with Elo Masing in Berlin. All interwoven with selections of obscure and precious music. Visit theculture.net/ for more information.
6:00am - 6:45am
[Repeated from Tuesday 3pm.] Carole Finer presents a range of live music guests, ranging from the English modernist avant-garde to bluegrass and sometimes field recordings from her travels round the world. This week: Carole plays a second selection of music and poetry performed live by her wonderful Sound Out guests during 2019.
7:00am - 7:30am
[Repeated from Tuesday 5.30pm.] An eco-neutral trawl through the unusual records acquired by various means, including even purchase, during an otherwise mostly virtuous lifetime by Jack Thorington.
7:30am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 7.30pm.] Will Hall presents 30 minutes of forgotten, underrated and underappreciated pop and folk music from across the world. International scenes are at home alongside outsider musics, demos and covers, film and game soundtracks, and long-lost rarities in this decentred selection. Follow @digthattreasure on Instagram.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 9pm.] Marina Anthony presents rhythmically other, entertaining, perplexing and unashamedly progressive sounds, playing music that uses unusual time signatures, song structures and dynamics - sounds that break out of Western music's peculiar obsession with 4/4. Visit otherrockshow.wordpress.com for more information.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Monday 9pm.] Dr. Stu and his expert guests dance around hedge funds, markets, the economy and wider world with psychedelic sounds and poetry. Guests this week are: Marc Ostwald, Chief Economist & Market Strategist at ADM Investor Services; Tatja Karkainnen, Director at Aiqtix; Effie Datson, alternatives investments expert; Arpit Kaushik, COO at Meniga; Natalia Danilochkina, Director of Sigmania.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 8pm.] Return to Hooting Yard. Pansy Cradledew celebrates the life and work of the late Frank Key, whose 60th birthday would have been today. She's joined by guests including Edward Byrne, Frank's son, and long-time broadcast collaborator John Dignan.
11:00am - 12:00pm
Comedians Matthew Highton and Joz Norris alternate their famous brand of silly chat and exciting guests with tracks from the Roger Waters album Radio K.A.O.S. [Repeated Saturday 5am.]
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era. This week: a preview of next month’s Sonics 2020 festival in Hastings featuring an interview with Project Dark founder Kirsten Reynolds. For further information visit @btfoshizzle on Twitter and find playlists at Ben Thompson's Facebook page. [Repeated Tuesday 7am.]
1:00pm - 2:00pm
A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. This week: Sonny talks to Michelle Ndiaye, director of the Africa Peace and Security Programme at the Institute of Peace and Security Studies in Addis Ababa Ethiopia about the African Peace and Security Architecture. See mixcloud.com/talkingafrica for more Talking Africa shows. [Repeated Tuesday 9am.]
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Reg Hall and Kevin Sheils (on alternate weeks) present an informed and judicious selection of recordings of traditional musics from Britain, Ireland and occasionally further afield. [Repeated Monday 12pm.]
3:30pm - 4:00pm
A discussion of art from the past and the present with Anna Gammans. This week: Art Makes Art. Anna’s guest is composer Helen Caddick who uses visual artists, such as renowned landscape artist Turner, as the inspiration for her music. To view any images discussed or to get in touch visit facebook.com/theartthenandnowshow. [Repeated Monday 2.30pm.]
4:00pm - 4:30pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 10.30pm.] A weekly show dedicated to the phenomenon that is K-pop! Korean presenter Keissi takes you on a journey through different times in a context of K-pop - Korean pop music for those not up to speed - from the 1990s to the present day. For more information visit K-Pop Journey on Facebook.
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Frank Watson examines the relationship between photography and sound. Frank's guest this week is George Selley. George talks about his recently published book The Study of Assassination which deals with the CIA, Guatemala and bananas. The title of the book originates from released material by the CIA in 1997 that involved assisting mercenaries in overthrowing the elected government in the 1950s. The book combines photomontage with pages of the original documents and archival press images of the time. For info visit http://thesoundofphotography.com/. [Repeated Friday 7am.]
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Debbie Golt takes African music and wider arts and culture as her starting point. This week: Debbie's guest is KMT Freedom Teacher who leads the award-winning Hip Hop Garden Project working with young refugees and asylum seekers to connect with nature and resolve pressing issues. Debbie also talks to Dionne Draper ahead of her one-woman musical, Dawta, looking at trans-cultural adoption. Visit outerglobe.co.uk for more information. Tweet to @outerglobe. [Repeated Tuesday 8am.]
7:30pm - 8:00pm
A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield. [Repeated Tuesday 11.30am.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
An A-Z of Public Parks. An exploration of 26 ways in which public parks have shaped our individual and national lives, presented by geographer Dr Wayne Medford. Using music, poetry and field recordings, this single programme moves from their Victorian roots through to the present day. First broadcast 19 December 2019. [Repeats Friday 10am.]
11:00pm - 12:00am
Presented and mixed by DJ BPM and Sharon-Rose (on alternate weeks), showcasing Grime classics, unreleased promos and new releases. This week: DJ BPM invites RAN producer/DJ to talk about the evolutional links between grime and dubstep and his inspirations, followed by a specially recorded RAN showcase mix. Listen to archive shows on Mixcloud. Twitter: @djbpm. [Repeated Sunday 12am.]
12:00am - 1:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 9.30pm.] 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.