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.
1:00am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Sunday 12pm.] Freewheeling music series with Ivor Kallin. Today's guest is Tom Hunter, a London-based British artist working in photography and film. His photographs often reference and reimagine classical paintings. He was the first photographer to have a one-man show at the National Gallery, London, and over the years has organised the odd music festival or nine. His photographs make for great radio.
2:30am - 3:30am
[Repeated from Wednesday 5.30pm.] Anne Gallien, French anglophile, voiceover artist, vocalist and former member of The Veees, explores mental health and self-development through a series of encounters with extraordinary travellers. This week Anne is en route to meet Zoe, 75, ex-accountant and BBC Radio 4 journalist. Zoe shares with us and with courage, her journey of becoming a woman. This is not anymore a man’s world but Zoe’s world. “Being kind to other people starts with being kind to yourself." Plus, at the end of the show, a meditation for lovers
3:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 1.30pm.] 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.
4:00am - 4:30am
[Repeated from Wednesday 3pm.] 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.
4:30am - 5:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 11am.] NND and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week: NND talks to Fudia Smartt, employment lawyer at Spencer West about employment law issues in the employment life cycle, focusing on recruitment and the actual period of employment. Part 1 of 2. Continue the #workplacennd discussion on Twitter with @workplacennd.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 3.30pm.] An oral history of UK Reggae sound system culture. Interviews with sound men and women from the UK scene. Presented and produced by Zoë Baxter. This week: Ted Wood, Albion HiFi. Albion Hifi Sound is an historic sound system restored by a team of volunteers who see themselves as its custodians, with a view for it to be shared with the community and used to celebrate sound system culture with guest DJs and engineers. Albion's resident engineer Ted Wood joins us to tell us more about the restoration project and sound system culture. Archived Sound System Stories programmes can be found at mixcloud.com/luckycatzoe.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 4.30pm.] 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/.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 12pm.] Crucial Peruvian music selections from Mamá Calor's vinyl collection spanning Festejo, Marinera, Música Criolla and Icaros, plus insights from legendary music anthropologist Kamilo Riveros Vasquez.
9:00am - 10:00am
Global environmental news with Alex Smith. This week: Climate Denial In The Face Of The Fire. How did Australia, so deeply damaged by global warming, deny it all along? Marc Hudson studied that for his doctorate, and speaks to us from his new home in Manchester. Then independent energy journalist Nick Cunningham explains why the biggest fracking site in the world is just blowing valuable natural gas straight into the atmosphere, warming us even more. Visit ecoshock.org/ for more information. Contact email@example.com. [Repeated Monday 6am.]
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 10am.] 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.
11:00am - 12:00pm
Interviews and informed portraits of contemporary American musicians with our stateside correspondent Gianluca Tramontana. This week: Have you ever wondered how bands make it and keep their edge? Veteran publicist and record plugger Dylan White (who’s worked with everybody from Billy Bragg and Joe Strummer, to U2 and Elton John) sits with Gianluca and gives him a sneak peak behind-the-scenes of working with legends we’ve all heard on the radio. Plus great music including up-and-comers, and an un-released Joe Strummer demo. [Repeated Wednesday 4am.]
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Anthony Chalmers, promoter of Baba Yaga's Hut, presents a wide variety of music from Krautrock, 60’s psych and crime-jazz to baile-funk, progressive rock, blaxploitation soundtracks, no-wave disco, ghetto-tech and free noise. For more information visit Baba Yaga's Hut Facebook page. [Repeated Saturday 1.30am.]
2:00pm - 2:30pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 7.30pm.] Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte".
2:30pm - 3:30pm
A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. This week William is joined by musician and sound artist Kalou (aka Samuel Shelton Robinson) to discuss his new album The Sculpture Garden. Topics may also include cassette culture, sampling, songs as audio diaries, struggles of the psyche, the varied nature of the Kalou back catalogue, and making music when seemingly no one’s really listening. Daniel Wilson, a contributor to the album, will also be present. [Repeated Monday 5am.]
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Shorter, one-off, often time-critical broadcasts. [Repeated from Monday 11.30am.]
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tim McArthur, Nathan Matthews and guests discuss London's thriving theatre scene. Today’s guests, Matthew Atkins and Sarah Dearlove tackle theatre etiquette; and '& Juliet’ choreographer, Jennifer Weber, chats about her new Disney movie, 'Zombies 2'. Visit thecurtainupshow.com for more information. In association with TodayTix. [Repeated Sunday 9am.]
5:00pm - 5:30pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 4pm.] Shorter, one-off, often time-critical broadcasts.
5:30pm - 7:00pm
A showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent. Tonight: some recent favourites by Zeitkratzer, Zach Phillips, Frank Kogan, Cilantro, Redukt, Gaute Granli, Chantler/Noble/Wright, Kutin, Asfast, Mouth Worker, Marlon Cherry, Genetic Transmission, Rainier Lericolais and Susan Matthews, Ce Francois Couture. Visit thesoundprojector.com/radio-show/ for more information. [Repeated Wednesday 1am.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
Sound Little Island. Documentation of recent live augmented soundscapes by Jean Martin and Julian Weaver, transmitted from locations in England to the towers of La Rochelle, France as part of Festival ZERO1. Sound Little Island transmits the everyday - the infra-ordinary - punctuated by French lives in the UK, emphasizing the similarities and resonances between people and place. First broadcast 21 April 2017, specially repeated for Brexit night. [Repeated Monday 10am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. [Repeated Wednesday 8am.]
11:00pm - 12:30am
Renowned Australian soundtrack theorist Philip Brophy presents 90 minutes of loud and luscious soundtrack dynamite. Across 13 episodes, he covers five strains of film music: Electronic Soundscapes; Big Beat Jive; Hard Rock Freak-Out; Funked-Up Grooves; and Atomic Atonality. In all cases, great tracks that speak for themselves! [Repeats Tuesday 1am.]