12:00am - 1:00am
The world's first and longest running alternative Black music radio show, hosted by Art Terry. Tonight's show is a response to the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities report. In particularly their assertion that the 'system is no longer rigged against racial minorities'. Featuring tracks by Kele, Winston Groovy and Pauline Black. For more information visit isblackmusic.com. [Repeated Saturday 2.30am.]
1:00am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Friday 5.30pm.] A showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent. Tonight: Good Friday 2021. A selection of 20th-century classical avant-garde works, by Gyorgy Ligeti, Louis Andriessen, Ernstalbrecht Stiebler, Andre Almuro, Ivo Malec, and Christian Zanesi. Visit thesoundprojector.com/radio-show/ 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 entitled 'Peace of Home', has been produced in Canada by Shawn Pinchbeck. Visit frameworkradio.net for more information.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Friday 7pm.] A talk show dedicated to films and television shows, presented by Marcus Ako, Laura Sampson and David Campbell. This week: Marcus and Producer Dave chat with friend and filmmaker Jenna Suru and actress Stacy DeVorzon. They also talk about Disney+ and their MCU TV ventures. Visit STB's Facebook page for more information. Tweet to @STB_ResonanceFM. Instagram @ShootTheBreezeShow.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Friday 11am.] A weekly show hosted by urbanist Donald Hyslop. This week: Donald talks to artists Sofia Oliveira and Jared Hawkey, working as CADA – an art group that makes software for exhibitions and the public realm. First broadcast 18 December 2020.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
9:00am - 10:00am
Interviews with a wide range of alternative thinkers by the Los Angeles-based investigator of anomalous phenomena. This week: Rob talks with archeologist Carl Lerberger about his book that proposes the Celtic race reached the Americas 2000 years ago. Visit robsimone.com for more information. [Repeated Monday 12am.]
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 8pm.] Berthold Wolpe: A Man of Letters. To celebrate the life and work of the German typographer and designer Berthold Wolpe, Patrick Bernard is joined by three of his children: Sarah, Paul, and the artist Deborah Hopson-Wolpe; and Phil Cleaver, author of 'Berthold Wolpe: The Total Man' and curator of an exhibition of his work at the Lettering Arts Centre in 2018. This programme is part of an ongoing series of events following the official end of the Insiders/Outsiders festival in 2020. For more information visit: modernnature.productions/amanofletters.
11:00am - 12:00pm
Immediate Theatre’s weekly show for the young at heart. This week: we reflect on the past few months under the 3rd national lockdown as we share some of our favourite bits of Hackney Social Radio so far in 2021 and celebrate older people’s achievements and contributions to the local area. Host Sue Elliott-Nichols presents this 'best of' episode, with music from our resident DJ Frank Kaos. For more info visit immediate-theatre.com/work/hackney-social-radio. [Repeated Saturday 5am.]
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Music from the catalogues of Far Side Music, the world's primary source for East Asian sounds, presented by Paul Fisher. This week: Saturday night in Sunda, Western Java. Featuring the wistful sounds of Pop Sunda and the mesmeric dance style Jaipongan from the 1980s and 1990s, with a few earlier and later tracks. Follows a real journey and indeed a Saturday night Paul spent in Bandung in the mid-90s. The trip was primarily to interview pop sunda singer Detty Kurnia. Paul stayed at the house of Nano. S. – the musician who had popularised Pop Sunda from the 1960s – and visited Jugula studios to meet Gugum Gumbira, the originator of Jaipongan. Visit farsidemusic.com for more information. [Repeated Sunday 8am.]
1:00pm - 1:30pm
[Repeated from Monday 6pm.] Journey around the world with travel hungry record collector Jamal and experience ethereal music spanning cosmic soul, global funk and spiritual jazz. You'll explore far off and far out places all from the comfort of your own sanctuary. This week: we're back in Africa with a tour of Morocco's musical landscape, taking in the magic of its Arabic influences with Gnawa music, psychedelia and future jazz. Find Jamal on Mixcloud, Facebook and Instagram.
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Introduced by DJ Ritchie Rich, multi-instrumentalist Duane aka Mr Amazing, and singer Labake Anisere, 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. [Repeated Saturday 3.30am.]
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Lateral and solipistic (archival) radiophonic comedy with Dan Wilson. This episode: an experiment in tape dropping. [Repeated Friday 8.30am.]
3:30pm - 4:30pm
A series of lockdown conversations between artists and thinkers about sound and theatre and performance. Today, our last salon of the series: a conversation between Daphne Brooks and P.A. Skantze about encouragement through sound and an idea of 'ludic solidarity in the catastrophic' inherited from the Black radical tradition, followed by a catch-up with scholar and Auralia mastermind Duška Radosavljević. Commissioned by Flora Pitrolo and Duška Radosavljević, produced by Tim Bano and funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council. For more information visit www.auralia.space. Instagram @auraloraldramaturgies. Facebook @auraloraldramaturgies. [Repeats Saturday 7am.]
4:30pm - 5:30pm
An on-going audio autobiography from the punk and post-punk legend that is Spizz. This week: Spizzenergi vs. the New York Dolls, The Citrusist Art Manifesto revealed in conversation with leading exponent Diane Sacarlett-Wallace, new band spots from Nine Day Decline, Mattatolio5 and Heaven 17. For more information visit the Spizzenergi Facebook page. Tweet to @spizzenergi. [Repeated Saturday 8am.]
5:30pm - 6:30pm
The art of the contemporary graphic novel and strip cartoon, with Alex Fitch. This month: Defensive Animals. In the second of two programmes looking at anthropomorphic comics, Alex talks to a pair of comic creators about their titles featuring combative animal characters. Leomi Sadler discusses their strips about insects, gargoyles, bacteria and other creatures that are featured in a new collection - Tummy Bugs - published by Breakdown Press. Also, in an interview recorded at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival, veteran cartoonist Stan Sakai chats about his long running comic Usagi Yojimbo which chronicles the adventures of a samurai rabbit. Visit panelborders.wordpress.com for more information. [Repeated Friday 2.30am.]
6:30pm - 7:30pm
DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive global music show from London. This week: DJ Ritu mixes new albums by Hungarian acapella trio Dalinda, Catalan singer Mabel Flores, Indian Ocean creole band Sakili, soul classics from Billy Paul and The Intruders, plus UK diaspora artists Daphna Sadeh, Balamuc, and Afriquoi.There’s also a tribute by blues and world composer Ramon Goose for young Senegalese vocalist, Abdou Diop. [Repeated Monday 8am.]
7:30pm - 8:00pm
Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte". Tonight: the first episode of a series about French hip hop and rap. From the beginnings of French hip hop in the early '80s to the roaring and controversial success of French rap in the mid and late '90s. [Repeated Thursday 7am.]
9:00pm - 9:30pm
A weekly show dedicated to the phenomenon that is K-pop! Korean presenter Keissi takes you on a journey through Korean pop music from the 1990s to the present day. For more information visit K-Pop Journey on Facebook. For archive shows visit keissi.com/radioarchive. [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" - explore the music that informs its long running (but currently suspended) concert series in London. [Repeated Friday 12am.]
11:00pm - 12:00am
Robin The Fog presents a series of late-night, deep listening soundtracks for our current era of isolation. Tonight: new music from Bagaski, Forest Robots and Daniel Inzani, plus a dip into the archive to unearth recordings from Christian Terstegge and Peter Cusack. Come drift into the night with us... Further details at: robinthefog.com. [Repeated Sunday 2.30am.]
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). Visit facebook.com/turtleislandradio for more information. [Repeated Saturday 12.30am.]