2:30am - 8:00am
A selection of recent highlights, archival surprises, programmes that deserve a repeat and those that slipped through the net, taking you through from the wee hours to breakfast. With occasional forays into the Resonance Extra programme of new music and sound art - and further afield.
8:00am - 9:00am
[Repeated from Sunday 11pm.] Field recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, presented by Patrick Tubin McGinley. This week's special fundraiser edition features Nula.cc, Nils Mosh, Melissa Pons, Carrie DeCunzo, Ian Wellman, Lokto, sounds from The Aporee Maps by OR Poiesis, Fernando Bustto, Carlos Santos and Matthias Feuersenger, and a framework introduction recorded for us in Japan by Christopher Olson aka Standard Grey. Visit frameworkradio.net for more information.
9:00am - 10:00am
[Repeated from Monday 9pm.] Dr. Stu and his expert guests dance around alternative investments, markets, the economy and wider world.
10:00am - 11:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 8pm.] Do you find yourself stuck in the same channels? Transmitter is here to cut through the noise. Hosted by Lucia Scazzocchio from sonic storytelling portal xmtr.fm. This edition celebrates works that have been submitted to xmtr.fm over the past year, with an episode from Bristol-based radio project Limbo Tapes' new podcast Limbo Calling, an exercise in mischief and the mundane from New York based Icelandic composer/sound designer Andrea Kristindottir, Berlin based photographer and audio story teller Miri Berlin takes on a haunting journey from intensive care unit to crematorium, and musician and sound engineer Ivan Eastley contemplates silence. No hearts and flowers just beautifully crafted audio and a love letter to Resonance FM during this week of fundraising.
11:00am - 12:00pm
[Repeated from Saturday 1.30pm.] Mundele Mafuta presents classic dance music of the two Congos.
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson presents a DFS Algonquin Table for the post-thought era. In this week’s special show for fundraising week, a brilliant new band, BEAU, coalesces before your very ears - the kind of magical instance of real time enlightenment which is Resonance FM’s stock in trade. For further information visit @btfoshizzle on Twitter and find playlists at Ben Thompson's Facebook page. [Repeats Saturday 4.30pm.]
1:00pm - 2:00pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 6.30pm.] DJ Deb Smith shares a lexicon of global sounds from the past to the future - new releases, forgotten greats and little heard gems. This week: It's the Resonance Annual Fundraiser and to support them, Hit It and Split has enlisted Don Kipper, Newen Afrobeat, Malkit Singh, Lisa O’Neill amongst a whole crowd of excellent musicians. Join in the fun!
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kevin Sheils presents an informed and judicious selection of recordings of traditional musics from Britain, Ireland and occasionally further afield. Today: on a second show in this Resonance FM Fundraiser week, Kevin presents another selection of tracks. This time the Artists' initials will spell out "Fundraiser". [Repeats Monday 12pm.]
3:00pm - 3:30pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 5pm.] A different kind of gadget show, discussing the work and philosophy of the Restart Project, a London-based social enterprise that encourages people to use their electronics longer, to prevent waste, save money, and make people happier. This month: we speak to Oliver Franklin-Wallis, author of the book Wasteland, about where our waste goes, how it can be disposed of more equitably, and how it can be used better - to help those in need and our planet. For more information visit therestartproject.org.
3:30pm - 4:30pm
[Repeated from Monday 5pm.] Embark on a journey with the Spencer family as they go on a musical holiday to all four corners of the world. This week: the 12th of February is Darwin Day, celebrating the work of Charles Darwin. So we have, naturally, selected some of our favourite evolution tunes. You'll hear pop, Americana, downtempo, dubstep and more besides.
5:30pm - 6:00pm
Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven. This week: Weird electronic doodling soundtracks an appeal for dough in the Official Pull The Plug Fundraiser Special for Resonance FM. Give us your weird wonga, via Facebook or fundraiser.resonance.fm and we'll keep on keeping on. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit Pull The Plug on Facebook. [Repeats Saturday 11am.]
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Debbie Golt FRSA takes African music and wider arts and culture as her starting point. This week: Debbie hears about the forthcoming African Concert Series from its director, award winning pianist Rebeca Omordia with related music and plays a special track with great clarity titled 'Through the Olive Trees' sent by Palestinians Framso and Garz with ceasefire high on the agenda. New music from Newen Afrobeat, Avalanche Keita, Sofia Gillani, Vice Beats, Syriana, One Jah and Les Amazones d'Afrique graces the mix. For more details follow @outerglobe on Instagram and Twitter. [Repeats Sunday 4pm.]
7:30pm - 8:00pm
[Repeated from Tuesday 11am.] NND and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week: NND talks about the impact of personal and work stress on performance and how workplace stress can be managed, with mindfulness pilates coach Beverley Densham who shares simple tips and a quick, practical exercise from her book series, aimed at lawyers, teachers and nurses, "Stress To Calm in 1 Minute", co-authored with Janey Lee Grace. First broadcast 30 May 2023. Visit fundraiser.resonance.fm to enter a raffle prize draw to win one month’s Mindfulness Pilates class membership with Beverley. Continue the #workplacennd discussion on Twitter with @workplacennd.
8:00pm - 9:00pm
[Repeated from Wednesday 10am.] Last Movies. Artist and writer Stanley Schtinter is interviewed by producer and curator Gareth Evans about his most recent project, Last Movies, which is 'an alternative view of the first century of cinema according to the final films watched by a selection of notable figures shortly before their deaths.' An ongoing event series at London's ICA, and soon to take residence at the Watershed in Bristol, Schtinter's project challenges all of the calcified criteria that is usually used to form and signpost a curated programme. The accompanying book, published by Tenement Press, has been described by Laura Mulvey as 'very strange and deeply thought provoking,' and by Alan Moore as 'profound and riveting, a remarkable achievement.'
9:00pm - 10:30pm
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. [Repeats Sunday 1am.]
12:00am - 1:00am
[Repeated from Wednesday 9.30pm] 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 concert series in London.