1:00am - 2:30am
[Repeated from Thursday 9pm.] New music with The Wire magazine. Adventures In Sound And Music is hosted by members of the magazine staff: Emily Bick, Chris Bohn, Phil England, James Gormley, Joseph Stannard, Derek Walmsley, Meg Woof and Shane Woolman. Visit thewire.co.uk for more information.
2:30am - 3:30am
[Repeated from Wednesday 11pm.] A series of late night deep listening soundtracks presented by Robin The Fog. Tonight: we open with The German Ocean's contribution to God's Fool, a compilation of contemporary artists recording a new soundtrack to Tarkkovsky's 'Stalker', out soon on Submarine Broadcasting Company. We then turn up the intensity with new and recent tracks from Degradation's 'Leadlined' on Brachliegen Tapes, Harrga's 'Héroïques Animaux de la Misère' (including a collaboration with Moor Mother), 'Passion Variations' by Black Sun High Desert and two tracks from Venera's forthcoming self titled debut on Ipecac. Come drift into the noisy night... Further details at: robinthefog.com.
4:30am - 5:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 9pm.] 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.
6:00am - 7:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 2pm.] Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson. This week: Ben holds that the idea of improvisation is to be as flexible as possible in responding to specific situations, creating ad hoc music from whatever is to hand. Here, guest Emeka Okonkwo changes the music played at the show's Friday lunchtime residency at the Betsey Trotwood via his conversation. "Who Are You and Why?" became the theme, carried out in notes and words. Musicians and conversants were: Out To Lunch - acoustic guitar, Yamaha organ, mouthnoise; Graham Davis - steelpan and banjo synth, unplugged bass guitar; Dave Black - electric guitar; Esther Leslie - iPad; and Peter Baxter - percussion.
7:00am - 8:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 9pm.] Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE. This week: strong American female voices, dedicated to the memory of New York based NYU academic and educator Linda Voorsanger, mother of artist Jessica Voorsanger.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Friday 2.30pm.] A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. This week: a recorded interview with David Curtis, author of Experimental Cinema (1971) and A History of Artists Film and Video in Britain (2007), curator of A Century of Artists Film in Britain and founder of the British Artists Film and Video Study Collection. First broadcast 18 September 2009. Plus, David Leister, host of The Optical Sound Show, veteran filmmaker, presenter of the Kino Club since the 1980s and virtuoso projectionist talks about the 9.5mm film club, his part in the proliferation of film projectors in Art Galleries and his patented film loop device. First broadcast 7 August 2009.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Tuesday 3pm.] Percussionist, composer, producer and curator RENU (Renu Hossain) dives into filmic tales of Berlin and shares the music, stories and personal recordings. This month: featuring music and poems by Valerie Renay, Smatka, The Trial, Peaches, Holger Czukay, Ozan Ata Canani, Gudrun Gut & Peaches. For more information visit renumusic.me.
11:00am - 12:00pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 5.30pm.] A monthly programme created by Workshop 24, a sound, visual and socially engaged art collective working in the Midlands. Each programme emanates from our experience of the local, creating a portal into sonic possible worlds. Episode 11: Radio Public Library, exploring the social significance of the public library in Brierley Hill, featuring Helen Garbett, Bill Laybourne, Juliet. Sakyi-Ansah, Gemma Moore, Elena Thomas, Janet Tryner, the people and libraries of Brierley Hill. Commissioned by Brierley Hill Cultural Consortium.
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Freewheeling music series with Ivor Kallin. This week's episode brings you west coast psychedelia from the east, featuring The Green Ray in the park, Ali Robertson & Nichola Scrutton from up the road, Charlotte Keeffe with some mates in Sheffield, Siapiau from Wales and David Ross from deepest, profoundest Norfolk. It’s just all over the place. [Repeats Friday 1am.]
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Arty Facts with Master J is a show about working in the arts. This week: Master J talks about the writing process, which is on his mind as he prepares new game show ideas for upcoming Arty Facts, and he is writing the show he'll be touring this December. Topics include: Jack Kerouac, Maya Angelou, Aaron Sorkin, Victor Hugo, James Joyce and Friedrich Schiller. During the show a country song Master J thinks he did a good job on, a couple of TV themes he wrote in an atypical manner, and a song that the singer’s mum told Master J she hated, will be played. For more information visit Master J on Facebook. [Repeats Wednesday 7.30pm.]
2:00pm - 3:00pm
[Repeated from Monday 1pm.] Magazine programme with Tim Hamilton, addressing issues which affect pensioners across London. This week: the National Pensioners Convention (NPC) shares new research from Independent Age about the challenges for older people from minoritised ethnic communities. We also hear from NPC on what must be done to help older renters, and from Independent Age’s report calling for action to ensure older people have affordable and safe homes where they can stay long term. Age UK’s campaigns manager, Eorann, seeks to find out from you about the things that you care about. Our musical tributes are to English traditional pop-music singer, Vince Hill, who has died aged 89 at his Henley-on-Thames’ home. Produced by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly.
4:00pm - 5:00pm
[Repeated from Thursday 6.30pm.] Debbie Golt FRSA takes African music and wider arts and culture as her starting point. This week: Debbie shares part 2 of her glorious all-vinyl Resonance FM 21st Birthday Party Mix with classics and newer tunes galore. Listen out for Tanya Stephens, Koffee, Tony Rebel, Fabian, Pax Nindi, Oluko Imo, Cheb Mami. Mighty Sounds, Sister Nancy and Dorothy Masuka. For more details follow @outerglobe on Instagram and Twitter.
5:00pm - 6:00pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 1.30pm.] 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. On today's show labelled "fashion and music", immerse yourself in a review of London Fashion Week, what's to come next in fashion, and anecdotes peppered with the finest music.
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Interviews and informed portraits of contemporary American musicians with our stateside correspondent Gianluca Tramontana. This week: a repeat of the launch of Changüí - The Sound of Guantanamo, a 50 song collection of Cuban mountain music from the remote regions of Guantanamo Province, Cuba and winner of several Best Release of 2021 categories. Gianluca spent two and a half years in the region making field recordings of a rarely documented musical culture. First broadcast 21 February 2021. [Repeats Tuesday 12pm.]
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko. This week: Isotopica brings us a dreamy field recording carried on the wind, of a football match 2.2km from our microphones, along with psychic whispering, aircraft heading to Heathrow, a car being towed away, and a cast of thousands. Visit theculture.net/ for more information. [Repeats Friday 8am.]
9:00pm - 10:00pm
Marina Organ presents an hour of music that uses unconventional structures and 'other' time signatures – gathered from the worldwide undergrounds of math rock, avant prog, weird electronica and strange pop. Follow the playlist on Twitter @OtherRockShow. Visit otherrockshow.wordpress.com for more information. [Repeats Tuesday 8am.]
10:00pm - 11:00pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 11am.] Presented by Nick Brown and the Intoxica Records Radio Hour Choir, direct descendants of the Intoxica Records Shop. The show is dedicated to the dignity of vinyl, spotlighting Content Themes, specific artists' careers and generally playing the gloriously unheralded beat, soul and honkers of the 20th Century, all rendered on little slabs of black plastic. This week: music from the wired and wonderful world of The Sinners, The Spike Drivers and The Triumphs of Zion. For further information and general waffle, contact email@example.com.
11:00pm - 12:00am
Field recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, presented by Patrick Tubin McGinley. This week's edition is the second in a series of four entitled 'Amazonia Revisited', airing over the second half of 2023. This episode has been produced by Edbrass Brasil and is entitled 'Water Memory'. Visit frameworkradio.net for more information. [Repeats Thursday 8am.]