12:00am - 1:00am
Panix and Ranking Dan from DMWSOUND demonstrate the music that inspires their sound. Genres spanning from Reggae to Modern Bass music. Keep tuned for the classics and fresh new dubs. For more info visit Facebook and soundcloud.com/dmwsound. [Repeated Saturday 11pm.]
1:00am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Friday 11pm.] Renowned Australian soundtrack theorist Philip Brophy presents 90 minutes of loud and luscious soundtrack dynamite. Featuring 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!
2:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 12pm.] Upbeat, eclectic new music show hosted by deXter Bentley. Today: America Special – from Los Angeles (via Zoom), an extended feature with Azalia Snail & Dan West, discussing both Azalia's radio show, Out Of My Shell (KOWS) and Dan's Song Along songwriting workshops. Also, an exclusive pre-recorded from home, live session and conversation with modern blues troubadour, poet and activist Marcus Jade, a New Yorker currently living through lockdown in Austin, Texas. Plus, exclusive contributions of poetry and/or music from fellow Americans; Peggy Seeger, Amy Rigby, Art Terry, Renee Scroggins from ESG, Ben Arthur, Adam Green, Dusty Miller and Seth Hebert-Fargolzia. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 7pm.] The :zoviet * france: radio show. This week: Here Backwards. This edition features new releases by Simon Balestrazzi, Ross Scott-Buccleuch/Sigtryggur Berg Sigmarsson/Andrew Sharpley, Vanessa Rossetto, and Rag Dun catoptrically mingled with recordings by Dorninger, :zoviet*france:, Pierre Henry, Clocksucker, and Fossil Aerosol Mining Project.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. Today: violinist and fiddle educator Chris Haigh shares details of his life story from Huddersfield Junior Orchestra through prog rock group The Speedy Bears and offers insights into playing swing, klezmer, traditional music, riffs, bowing and styles. And Jude attempts an improvisation in the manner of Stephane Grappelli. For more information see thenewsagents.blogspot.co.uk.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 12pm.] Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era. This week's archive hour is an audience with John Renbourn (1944-2015), once of Pentangle and always one of the finest guitarists this country has ever produced, who plays three songs live in the studio and talks about dodging doodlebugs in Marylebone and re-defining art school R&B. For further information visit @btfoshizzle on Twitter and find playlists at Ben Thompson's Facebook page.
8:00am - 9:00am
Gems and surprises from our archives. Today: an episode of Radio Diva from 3 April 2018, presented by comedian Rosie Wilby and actress/musician Heather Peace and supported by Diva magazine. Musician Lucy Whittaker plays live. American band Betty catch up with Nona Hendryx in a report from the queer scene in New York. Plus Rosie interviews Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors about her memoir, ‘When They Call You A Terrorist’.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 1pm.] A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. This week: Sonny talks to the editor-in-chief of the German based Africa Positive magazine, Veye Tatah, about the ideas and issues that formed the Ubuntu animation series on African development issues. See mixcloud.com/talkingafrica for more Talking Africa shows.
11:00am - 11:30am
NND and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week: NND talks to Hannah Philp, CEO and co-founder of ARC Club, a neighbourhood workspace designed for people who work alone or from home, and want a better way of working life. Continue the #workplacennd discussion on Twitter with @workplacennd. [Repeated Friday 4.30am.]
11:30am - 12:00pm
A series created by Meet Me at the Albany members, artists and collaborators. This week: listeners drop in on the Meet Me Phone Choir and the new knitting and crochet group with artist Celia Pym. A young participant from the Albany Uncover project shares his story of beaches and blue lights. Andreas from IRIE shares a breathing warm-up and we hear perspectives on movement, migration and racial injustice from Mohamed at the Southward Day Centre for Asylum Seekers and critical theorist, Hortense Spillers. Presented by Ron Savill and Rosaline Muirhead. Produced by Hannah Kemp-Welch and Soundcamp. A co-production by the Albany and Entelechy Arts with Soundcamp. [Repeated Thursday 7.30pm.]
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Recipes in sound from Mama Dolores, Mistress of the Deep Soul Kitchen. [Repeated Sunday 4.30am.]
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Laura Pradelska and Lara Fraser share their international cultural interests, stemming from their respective careers as actor and producer as well as their joint DJ career as The Lallas. [Repeated Sunday 5pm.]
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Selected past editions of our long running show with the late Carole Finer, presenting 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. [Repeated Thursday 6am.]
4:00pm - 5:00pm
A weekly arts magazine show in which filmmaker Henry Scott-Irvine looks at independent cinema, music and arts. This week: having co-produced the documentary The Party Ain't Over Yet – 40 Years of Status Quo, in 2010 Henry was invited to Francis Rossi's home to make an alternative Rossi Radio Hour. Featuring a cornucopia of material written, produced, and performed by Francis Rossi, alongside a vast catalogue of Rossi songs that have been recorded, performed, and sampled by other artists. Francis plays live guitar throughout the show. First broadcast 3 April 2011. [Repeated Sunday 11am.]
5:30pm - 6:00pm
An eco-neutral trawl through the unusual records acquired by various means, including even purchase, during an otherwise mostly virtuous lifetime by Jack Thorington. [Repeated Thursday 7am.]
6:00pm - 6:30pm
An exploration of the sounds and influences of south London music scenes with an emphasis on younger, newer artists. With Walter Lockwood playing the music that soundtracks his youth. [Repeats Friday 2pm.]
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Award-winning LGBTQI magazine show created by comedian Rosie Wilby and hosted by Stewart Who and Sophia Blackwell. This week: Sophia speaks to Out in South London creator, Rosie Wilby, singer-songwriter Katy Rose Bennett and spoken word artist and activist Lisa Luxx. Follow @outsthlondon for more info. [Repeated Sunday 10am.]
7:30pm - 8:00pm
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. [Repeated Thursday 7.30am.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
A memorial retrospective of the work of contemporary composer, performer, inventor and multimedia artist Rolf Gehlhaar (1943-2019). Today's broadcast takes place exactly one year after his death. This show was produced by Rolf's eldest son Hagop. [Repeats Wednesday 10am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE and George Lionel Barker. Today: for the first time on British radio, an in-depth interview between Bob Smith and Roberta Smith. Roberta talks frankly about her appearance in the early 1990’s British Art World. They discuss the problems and possibilities of playing with ideas around authorship. Can a fictional artist make work over a sustained period and become more than just an idea?[Repeated Sunday 5am.]
10:00pm - 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. [Repeated Thursday 4pm.]
12:00am - 1:00am
The world's first and longest running alternative Black music radio show, hosted by Art Terry. Tonight we listen to some of this year's new releases by Black artists that don't fit into music industry stereotypes. The playlist includes Sugarcane, Beverly Glenn Copeland and YohiSuhn. [Repeated Saturday 2.30am.]