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.]
2:30am - 4:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 12pm.] Upbeat, eclectic new music show hosted by deXter Bentley. Today: Anglo-American, living legend Peggy Seeger turns 86 years young this week. Peggy’s folk credentials are unparalleled on both sides of the Atlantic and her unwavering energy as a musician and activist is an inspiration. Join us as we celebrate her music and ideas. Peggy’s acclaimed new LP, First Farewell is available now. *Please note that the interview included in this feature was originally recorded in March 2020 just prior to the first national lockdown. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information.
5:00am - 6:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 7pm.] The :zoviet * france: radio show. This week's edition - Things Exist in our Mind - has no materiality, no tangibility, yet new releases by Dirty Electronics & TM Shaw, Neil Chaney, and Yiorgis Sakellariou, along with recordings by DJ ZapruderFilm, Panasonic, Jeff Sampson, Stars of the Lid, and Hazard will engender the highest levels of mentation, as will Mean Flow's new soundwork that uses recordings from our Hidden-by-the-Wall Open Remix project.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. This week: The Cullercoats fishwives. Through the lens of the work of artist Penny Payne looking at the tradition and the legacy of the fisherwomen of the North East. Salt, skirts, wind and willow. Plus, how to carry your husband on your back through the waves to their boat to keep them dry as they go off to sea, and the fastest way to gut a herring. For more information see thenewsagents.blogspot.co.uk.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Thursday noon.] Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era. This week's show is an interview with author Owen Hatherley about his new book, Clean Living In Difficult Circumstances. Topics for discussion include "2005 - worst year ever" and how Mark Fisher became the Kurt Cobain of Academe. For further information visit @btfoshizzle on Twitter and find playlists at Ben Thompson's Facebook page.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Thursday 1pm.] A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. This week: The "Paradox of Pan-Africanism" by Ugandan political commentator/Pan-Africanist and former regular commentator on Talking Africa, Joseph Ochieno. See mixcloud.com/talkingafrica for more Talking Africa shows.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] 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.
11:00am - 11:30am
NND and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week: in the first of a two-part episode titled Leadership in Uncertain Times, NND talks to consultant Dowshan Humzah about the conventional model of leadership and why it is no longer fit for purpose in the face of the triple disruption of technology, a global public health crisis and inequality. 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: Reflections on a journey. To mark Windrush Day and in honour of the Black Lives Matter movement, Meet Me members, Madge, Rosaline and Gwen share experiences of arriving in 1960s UK from Jamaica. IRIE drummer, Zozo Mohammed Shuaibu leads a warmup and we hear sounds from the Notting Hill Carnival, Brixton BLM protests and the Riverside Youth Club, with song from Tuligwasye Women in Zimbabwe. First broadcast 23 June 2020. Presented by Ron Savill and Rosaline Muirhead. Produced by Hannah Kemp-Welch and Grant Smith. A co-production by the Albany and Entelechy Arts with Soundcamp. [Repeats Thursday 5pm.]
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Benjamin Tassie speaks with contemporary composers about their music and the music that inspires them. This week, Benjamin speaks with the Welsh composer and conductor Nathan James Dearden about writing for choir, composing during lockdown, and Welsh folk songs. [Repeats Friday 7am.]
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. This week: Lara and Laura run through the festivals that are going ahead this year with a break down of festival dos and don’ts to help you have the best day. Plus, New Music Corner features Balotelli by British-Nigerian twins Tiwezi and Kriz Beatz, who make up El’Vee. [Repeated Sunday 5pm.]
3:00pm - 4:00pm
A monthly radio show hosted by composer Jo Thomas featuring sound-walking, music and conversation from around the UK. This month: interviews from Highbury Fields Community Garden, music from Nwando Ebizie, Your January Letter, Jo Thomas, Deise Chaila. [Repeated Friday 7am.]
5:00pm - 5:30pm
A monthly show celebrating the best of children's literature. Today: presenters Sam Sedgman and Caroline Carpenter discuss the magic of audiobooks with actor Jot Davies and audio editor Laura Marlow. Visit http://dtrhradio.com for more information. Tweet @dtrhradio. [Repeated Thursday 3pm.]
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 Friday 3.30pm.]
6:00pm - 6:30pm
Walter Lockwood presents an exploration of the sounds and influences of south London music scenes with an emphasis on younger, newer artists. [Repeats Saturday 8pm.]
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Award-winning LGBTQI magazine show created by comedian Rosie Wilby and hosted by Sophia Blackwell. This week: Sophia speaks to author Juliet Jacques about her new trans and non-binary-themed short story collection, Variations, out on 17th June from Influx. 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
One off, irregular and sometimes surprise broadcasts. [Repeated Wednesday 10am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE. This week: The European One. In Bob and Roberta Smith’s studio we go touring across Europe visiting the inspirational lands of jazz, fusion and pop with Rich Little. We also hear Bob and Rich build a sculpture of JMW Turner. [Repeated Sunday 5am.]
10:00pm - 10:30pm
Archival gems. Tonight: Dickon Stone presents The Bug Box Drum Machine. First broadcast 12 November 2014.
12:00am - 1:00am
The world's first and longest running alternative Black music radio show, hosted by Art Terry. Tonight's show features Anthony Joseph, poet, novelist, academic and musician. With an exclusive interview about his new album, The Rich Are Only Defeated When Running For Their Lives. For more information visit isblackmusic.com. [Repeated Saturday 2.30am.]