12:00am - 1:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 9am.] Interviews with a wide range of alternative thinkers by the Los Angeles-based investigator of anomalous phenomena. This week: Rob discusses the UFO phenomenon and recent government footage and disclosure reports. Visit robsimone.com/ for more information.
2:00am - 3:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 8.30pm.] A conceptual radio show by SJ Wilson - all vinyl, all 33rpm. But all the vinyl is 45rpm techno (or otherwise) played at the slower speed setting. From pounding, pulsating techno jams to slow, chuggy, mesmerising soundscapes.
3:00am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 5.30pm.] Archival curiosities. Today, from 20 May 2014, Aleksander Kolkowski in Conversation with John Liffen, the Science Museum’s Curator of Communications. Aleksander Kolkowski (composer, researcher, expert on historical sound recording) discusses the life and work of Roger Denman, the creator of the Exponential Horn installed in the Science Museum in 1930.
4:00am - 5:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 6.30pm.] Debbie Golt takes African music and wider arts and culture as her starting point. This week: Debbie meets Music Venues Trust Patron, Lady Nade (as in lemonade), as she releases her third fabulous album, Willing, with a message of self love and respect. Visit outerglobe.co.uk for more information. Tweet to @outerglobe.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Friday 2.30pm.] A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. This week: Bioni (pronounced Bee-own-ee) Samp's music is abstract, glitchy and noisy, not unlike Throbbing Gristle or Nurse With Wound, but often rhythmic and dancey as well. Samp (whose real name is a secret) lives in North London, acting as a kind of urban bee shaman. Now in his early 50s, he's been an apiarian enthusiast since he was seven and performs wearing a stereotypical beekeeping suit. Visit bionisamp.wordpress.com.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Friday 9am.] Global environmental news with Alex Smith. This week: Climate in a Fiery World. Round-up of extreme heat news around the world. Harvard’s Dr. Loretta Mickley has discoveries about how fiery this planet is. Do wildfires and those far-flung clouds of smoke heat or cool the planet? Then, another awful impact of overheating our house. The lakes around most Radio Ecoshock listeners are heating up, like everything else, and that means losing oxygen. From New York State, Stephen Jane explains new science on changing life in the lakes. Visit ecoshock.org/ for more information. Contact email@example.com.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 1.30pm.] Mundele Mafuta presents classic dance music of the two Congos.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 6.30pm.] DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive global music show from London. This week: Migration footsteps - forced or chosen - and a sense of 'home', resonate during Refugee Week, so today DJ Ritu spins global music by the Sierra Leone Refugee All Stars, Fely Tchaco, Elyanna, Seckou Keita feat. Baaba Maal, and some feisty Afro funk and jazz from Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble, DeRobert & the Half-Truths.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Friday 1pm.] A weekly show dedicated to political theory and current affairs hosted by James Butler. This week: James journeys into the Sussex countryside to meet the cultural critic Jonathan Dollimore, whose new memoir, Desire, provokes a discussion on sex and sexuality, the power of literature, and domesticated transgression. Find Novara on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. All previous shows are available at novaramedia.com.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Friday 8pm.] A monthly residency celebrating experiments in music and sound by womxn, NB and GNC people. Curated by Katie Callin. This month: a double takeover from experimental musicians Arminda K and Pop Miri, playing some of their favourite tracks. Tweet to @morewomxn.
11:00am - 11:30am
A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny. Each show features guests from the worlds of science or the arts in conversation. This week: Juliet Jacques on her collection of short stories, Variations. Visit littleatoms.com for more information. Tweet to @littleatoms. Contact email@example.com. [Repeated Saturday 9am.]
11:30am - 12:00pm
[Repeated from Friday 5pm.] Up-to-date information for Southwark residents regarding Covid-19. Produced by Southwark Group of Tenant Organisations (SGTO) with and on behalf of the Southwark Tenants Movement. Get involved and get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 0207 639 6718.
12:00pm - 1:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 2pm.] 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. This week: an archive show from Reg Hall first broadcast in September 2004. Reg Hall looks back at the early recordings on the Dublin based Gael Linn record label which was celebrating it's 50th anniversary at that time.
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Magazine programme with Tim Hamilton, addressing issues which affect pensioners across London. This week: reaction to the Covid vaccines being made compulsory for care home staff working with older people in England, including from Nursing Times. Age UK reports: “many carers (family members acting as informal carers) have stopped getting help from paid care workers as they've been so worried about bringing coronavirus into their homes". Our further coverage of the NPC's 2021 Annual Convention features Jackie Killeen of the Equality and Human Rights Commission on the need to improve and protect the rights and lives of older people. Plus, Age UK in sharing the on-going campaign to get the government to assist carers getting the support they need, calls for unpaid carers to be recognised in the Prime Minister's upcoming plans for social care reform. Produced by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly. [Repeated Sunday 2pm.]
2:00pm - 2:30pm
[Repeated from Thursday 4pm.] Abs Tripp from DASL (Disability Advice Service Lambeth) discusses how music fires people up to jump higher, ride further and shout louder. This week’s guest is Hassan Khan, DASL's newly appointed Smashing Records Coordinator. Hassan talks to Jamille and Abs about his hobbies, how he learned about this role whilst stranded in Pakistan, and the barriers he had to jump to make it to London. Hassan is quizzed about his new role and what it entails. Contact email@example.com.
2:30pm - 3:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 3.30pm]
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Embark on a journey with the Spencer family as they go on a musical holiday to all four corners of the world. Today: Isolation Tune reflects on the nature of Delays. [Repeats Friday 6am.]
6:00pm - 6:30pm
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: The African Trip stays in Nigeria as we explore boogie, disco and funk. Plus, some music from the late great William Onyeabour. Find Jamal on Mixcloud. [Repeats Wednesday 1pm.]
6:30pm - 7:00pm
A programme for the American community in Nunhead, south east London, presented by New York comic Lewis Schaffer and co-hosted by American economist Lisa Moyle. Today's guest is Nunhead's performance comedian Martin Soan as World Record holder Stanley Metric. Visit lewisschaffer.co.uk/radio for more information. [Repeated Saturday 9.30am.]
7:00pm - 8:00pm
An hour-long celebration of everything that's great about videogames. Hosted by Ste Curran, Simon Byron and Ann Scantlebury, the show features the latest news, reviews and gossip from the world of gaming, usually with a studio guest. You don't need to be a gaming expert to appreciate the show - One Life Left offers something for everyone, whether you are a hardcore League of Legends player or someone who's occasionally loaded up Candy Crush. Visit onelifeleft.com for more information. [Repeated Saturday 10am.]
8:00pm - 9:00pm
First broadcast 27 November 2020 - and repeated now to mark the death of its subject last week. Artist Patrick Wray talks to historian, novelist and poet Clive Murphy about his life and work. Murphy is best known for his 'Ordinary Lives' series of books in which he recorded and edited together memoirs for various ordinary people, including a lavatory attendant, a pig farmer and a chorus girl. This is the story of his extraordinary life. [Repeated Tuesday 10am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Dr. Stu and his expert guests dance around alternative investments, markets, the economy and wider world with psychedelic sounds and sometimes poetry. This week's guests: Taimur Baig (DBS Bank); Peter Habermacher (Aaro Capital). [Repeated Thursday 9am.]
11:00pm - 12:00am
The monthly audio magazine from South London's foremost music and arts lab, Iklectik. Tonight: to celebrate the beginning of the summer, we present a selection of music from our 2020 OsCiLlaTioNs – Summer Solstice Music Festival. In chronological order: birds, leaves, sun rays, water, Sue Lynch, Caroline Kraabel, bkeepr1 aka Bioni Samp. Happy summer to everyone! [Repeated Sunday 7am.]
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.]