Thursday, 8 December

11:30 The Workplace
N.N.D. and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week: Angela Heeler, Senior Business Analyst at London Digital Security Centre, LDSC talks about Cyber Security for SMEs. [Repeated Sunday 4.30am.]
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12:00 The London Ear
Wide ranging cultural salon hosted by ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson. This week: The water-damaged Bobby Hutcherson sleeve memorial 2016 bad vibes exorcism, with Doris Stokes‬. [Repeated Monday 6am.]
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13:00 Talking Africa
A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. This week: Progress so far on realisation of the African Economic Community as envisaged by the African Union's "Agenda 2063". [Repeated Tuesday 7am.]
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14:00 The Traditional Music Hour
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. [Repeated Monday 12 noon.]
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15:00 Records Comic, Curious and Cracked (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 5.30pm.] An eco-neutral trawl through the unusual records acquired by various means, including even purchase, during an otherwise mostly virtuous lifetime by Jack Thorington.
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15:30 The Other Woman
Curated by Ruth Barnes, *The Other Woman* is a collective representing alternative female artists in music, comedy and performance. This week: Piney Gir's guests are musician Samantha Wates and Alice Mayor, founder of We Built This City. Visit ruthbarnes.co.uk for more information. [Repeated Monday 10am.]
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16:30 The Opera Hour
Opera singer Richard Scott explores opera through the prism of various themes. Today: Advent Calendar. Join Richard as he plays some extraordinary music for advent and Christmas including John Adams, Bach, Hildegard Von Bigen, Górecki, Britten and Arvo Pärt. [Repeated Monday 2pm.]
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17:30 Pull the Plug
Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven. This week: Since all recent shows and tracks for future shows have been wiped by an errant computer, this week Johnny will once again shove his hand into a plastic bag of random 7" singles and play whatever comes out. Exciting. Send your new and/or unreleased to Pull the Plug, ResonanceFM, 144 Borough High Street London SE1 1LB or email an mp3 to pulltheplugseven@gmail.com. [Repeated Saturday 11am.]
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18:00 Hooting Yard on the Air
Live, out of leftfield fiction with Resonance's prodigious author-in-residence Frank Key. Visit hootingyard.org for more information. [Repeated Sunday 7.30pm.]
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18:30 The Outerglobe
Debbie Golt explores African music and wider arts and culture. This week: Avid WOMAD attenders Ella Golt (30s) and Frank Chamberlain (16) join to discuss WOMAD's enduring appeal to all ages; Wyaala, who made a huge musical impact in 2016, is on the line from North Ghana. Visit www.outerglobe.co.uk for more information, or contact info@outerglobe.co.uk. [Repeated Monday 11am.]
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19:30 Hot Club du Monde
A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield. This week’s show features a feast of tropical rhythm with calypsos, rumbas and music from the Roaring Lion, Conjunto Matamoros, Fud Candrix and Don Barreto. [Repeated Wednesday 10.30am.]
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20:00 Clear Spot
Camberwell/Brighton-based illustrators and experimental musicians Max Walker (O A K M I L K), Irene Montemurro, nightwaif and Ben Waggett (Human Nature) showcase and discuss a selection of their own tracks and projects, promoting their upcoming experimental audio-visual night ‘SCAMPI' at The Flying Dutchman on 13 December. [Repeated Friday 9am.]
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21:00 Adventures in Music and Sound
New music with The Wire magazine. Visit thewire.co.uk for more information. Contact theconduit@thewire.co.uk. [Repeated Sunday 1am.]
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22:30 Radia
Radia, the international group of independent cultural radio stations, presents a new show realised by one of its members, exploring new and forgotten ways of making radio. Visit radia.fm for more information. [Repeated Saturday 1.30am.]
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23:00 Bermuda Triangle Test Transmission Broadcasts
Live radiophonic interventions with Howard Jacques and Melanie Clifford. Visit btttb.blogspot.com/ for more information. Contact testtransmissions@gmail.com. [Repeated Sunday 12am.]
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00:00 Bonanza and Son (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 4.30pm.] Martyn Bonanza explores Country Music and Americana past, present, and future. Visit bonanzablues.blogspot.co.uk for more information.
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Friday, 9 December

11:00 Making Conversations (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 4pm.] Professor Andrew Prescott and Bronaċ Ferran persuaded Resonance's Ed Baxter to break his usual radio silence and to join them for a reflection on the station and how radio as a medium has adapted and grown stronger through ongoing technological transformations. Baxter pinpoints some key points in the station's history and they also discuss the Resonance archive and where it could or should be going.
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  2. Live stream
12:00 Baba Yaga's Hut
Every kind of music from Krautrock, 60’s psych and crime-jazz to baile-funk, progressive rock, blaxploitation soundtracks, no-wave disco, ghetto-tech and free noise with Anthony Chalmers, promoter of Baba Yaga's Hut. For more information visit Baba Yaga's Hut Facebook page. [Repeated Saturday 2am.]
14:00 L'alternative (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 7.30pm.] Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte". This week: another look at the Nancy, France musical scene with a shift towards experimental and borderline industrial band Geins't Naït. From their beginning in 1986 after architectural studies to hammering and daring noise stretching 6 albums.
14:30 Wavelength
A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. This week: Original electronic voice phenomena (EVP) vinyl from 1971, issued to accompany Konstantin Raudive's seminal book: "Breakthrough", an experiment in electronic communication with the Dead. Mordant Music from a red flexidisc also issued with a book: "The Edge is Where the Centre is, David Rudkin and Penda's Fen: An Archaeology". Vocal soundworks from Rully Shabara, Spike Milligan and Beatrice Lillie amongst others. Hang on to your hats. [Repeated Sunday 9am.]
15:30 Six Pillars To Persia (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 9pm.] Fari Bradley focuses on areas that, in antiquity, were touched by the Persian Empire; contemporary Iranian, Middle Eastern, North African and South Asian sound, art and culture. This week: Iranian actor and fine artist Bijan Daneshmand reads his selection of Persian philosophers, and author Marcus Aurelius, with sound compositions by Six Pillars host Fari. Visit sixpillars.org for more information.
16:00 The Curtain Up Show
Tim McArthur, Nathan Matthews and guests discuss London's thriving music-theatre scene. This week's guests: Broadway star Anthony Rapp chats about his new show at the St James Studio; and Abigail Simpson & Stewart Briggs from 'Charming Dick' at the Cockpit Theatre and Topsie Redfern & Alan Hunter from 'Prince Bendover In Boots' at the Royal Vauxhall Tavern go head to head in The Curtain Up Show Christmas Quiz. Visit The Curtain Up Show website for more information. [Repeated Sunday 11am.]
17:00 The Atomic Drop
A series about the world of professional wrestling with news, features and music, hosted by Tariq Haque. Email theatomicdrop@hotmail.com or tweet to @the_atomic_drop. [Repeated Tuesday 10am.]
17:30 The Sound Projector Radio Show
An "aural appendix" to The Sound Projector Music Magazine, presented by Ed Pinsent. This week: Ed chats to special guest Jon Seagroatt, the English saxophonist. Jon plays in the free-improv group Red Square and the current incarnation of the progressive-folk group Comus, plus has performed with Current 93. Jon will be bringing some of his favourite records for airplay on this Desert Island Discs-styled epsiode of TSP. Visit thesoundprojector.com/radio-show/ for more information. [Repeated Wednesday 1am.]
19:00 Literary London
Nick Hennegan explores the literary life of London and celebrates the popular cultural life and literary history of the city. For more information visit LondonLiteraryPubCrawl.com. [Repeated Wednesday 7am.]
20:00 Clear Spot
The Future Isn’t Working: a reflection on work and resources. This broadcast has been formulated and recorded by Graphic Design students at the University of the West of England, Bristol. It asks how designers can embrace the future of work and imagine, invent and communicate new ideas in the form of demands. It includes a series of demands for the future made by graphic design students; an essay on work and labour written by cultural critic and philosopher Nina Power, read by Viki Browne, and a set of quiz questions about work by designer, and quiz master Abi Wilmington AKA Buck’s Quiz. It was supported by a programme of speakers and workshops from Nina Power, The Bristol Cable, OK-RM, Girls Like Us, Tom James, Andrea De Chirico and Harold Offeh. This project was influenced by the 1960’s Artist Placement Group; The Whole Earth catalogue; and the more recent publication of 'Inventing the Future: Post Capitalism and a World Without Work' by Nick Srnicek and Alex Williams. [Repeated Monday 9am.]
21:00 There Then, Hear Now
Mark Aitken examines the relationship between photography and sound. Past editions are here. [Repeated Sunday 5am.]
22:00 Bad Punk
60 minutes in the eye of a radiophonic vortex, hosted by the Band of Holy Joy. Visit bandofholyjoy.co.uk for more information. [Repeated Monday 5am.]
23:00 50-50 Soundsystem
50-50 Soundsystem bring 19 years of DJing experience to ResonanceFM with 60's, 70's & 80's old skool reggae, instrumental dub classics, and original soul breaks, all plucked from the 50-50 vaults. [Repeated Thursday 3.30am.]
00:30 Spool's Out Radio (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday 10pm.] Tristan Bath (of The Quietus) delves into music from the cassette tape underground. This week: In the first year-in-review show looking back on 2016, we check out the new wave of Acid House and Acid Techno influenced releases which gradually littered the tape-sphere in 2016. Includes music by Roy Of The Ravers, Graham Dunning, Isabella, Aftawerks... and Aphex Twin. Visit spoolsoutradio.wordpress.com for more information.
01:30 Radia (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 10.30pm.] Radia, the international group of independent cultural radio stations, presents a new show realised by one of its members, exploring new and forgotten ways of making radio. Visit radia.fm for more information.

Saturday, 10 December

02:00 Baba Yaga's Hut (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 12noon.] Every kind of music from Krautrock, 60’s psych and crime-jazz to baile-funk, progressive rock, blaxploitation soundtracks, no-wave disco, ghetto-tech and free noise with Anthony Chalmers, promoter of Baba Yaga's Hut. For more information visit Baba Yaga's Hut Facebook page.
03:00 Sleeping Dogs Lie (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday 1am.] Ambient music selected by Miguel Santos to help night owls relax.
04:00 Global Globules with Baconface (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 11pm.] The barely present cult Canadian stand-up comedian Baconface plays lengthy and mainly uninterrupted selections from his late brother's extensive record collection of '60s and '70s psychedelia, progressive rock, free jazz, folk, acid folk, folk rock, acid rock, electronic music, and ethnoforgeries. In association with the Chilliwack Office of Leisure.
06:00 Sonic Blind Dates (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday 5pm.] A monthly experiment in shared listening, with Sophie Mallett: everything on the show is new to her ears, and hopefully to yours too. This month: Pablo Neruda's words set to the music of Mikis Theodorakis; Diana Ross' best duets; 70's all-female rock band Birtha; Lydia Ainsworth's 2014 debut album; Queen of the comeback Esther Phillips and Austrian painter and musician Arik Brauer. Find more at facebook.com/sonicblinddates.
07:00 On the Big Green Sofa with Mary Nightingale (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 11am.] A new three-part series of conversations with contemporary artists recorded in the Academicians’ Room at the Royal Academy, London. An Art and Adventure production for Resonance, produced by Roger James Elsgood. This week: Maxine Peake. From ‘Dinner Ladies’ with Victoria Wood to the Manchester Royal Exchange taking the title role in ‘Hamlet’, via ’Silk’ and ‘A Midsummer’s Night Dream’ on BBC television, Maxine Peake has become one of the most sought-after actors working in the UK today. Maxine tells Mary about not living in London, her struggle to get a drama training and playing Hamlet as a transgender person.
08:00 Make Your Own Damn Music (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 9pm.] Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith and George Lionel Barker.
09:00 Little Atoms (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 11am.] A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny. This week: Physicist Helen Czerski on her first book Storm in a Teacup, and a repeat of our recent interview with novelist Petina Gappah. Helen Czerski is a lecturer in the Mechanical Engineering Department at University College London. As a physicist she studies the bubbles underneath breaking waves in the open ocean to understand their effects on weather and climate. Helen regularly presents BBC programmes on physics, the ocean and the atmosphere – recent series include Colour: The Spectrum of Science, Orbit, Operation Iceberg, Super Senses, Dara O’Briain’s Science Club, as well as programmes on bubbles, the sun and our weather. She is also a columnist for Focus magazine, shortlisted for PPA columnist of the year in 2014, and has written numerous articles for national newspapers. Helen's first book is Storm in a Teacup: The Physics of Everyday Life. Visit www.littleatoms.com for more information and/or contact littleatomspodcast@gmail.com.
10:00 One Life Left (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday 7pm.] A show about videogames for everyone, presented by Ste Curran, Simon Byron and Ann Scantlebury.
11:00 Pull the Plug (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 5.30pm.] Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven. This week: Since all recent shows and tracks for future shows have been wiped by an errant computer, this week Johnny will once again shove his hand into a plastic bag of random 7" singles and play whatever comes out. Exciting. Send your new and/or unreleased to Pull the Plug, Resonance104.4fm, 144 Borough High Street London SE1 1LB or email an mp3 to pulltheplugseven@gmail.com.
11:30 Nunhead American Radio with Lewis Schaffer (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday 6.30pm.] The only radio programme for Americans living in Nunhead, hosted by Lewis Schaffer and Lisa Moyle, with music from The Relatives. This week: Ewen​ ​​Macintosh ​- ​Keith from ​The Office​ -​ and Mark Biddiss, the organiser of the London Pantomine Horse Race in Greenwich are the guests.
12:00 The Hello Goodbye Show
Upbeat, eclectic live music show hosted by deXter Bentley. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information. [Repeated Monday 3am.]
13:30 Nostalgie Ya Mboka
Classic Congolese dance music of the two Congos with Vincent and Koffi. [Repeated Wednesday 8am.]
14:30 The News Agents
Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. This week: Getting our feet muddy and trawling the Thames for treasures. Turning up London histories, the stories of the ordinary and the bigger picture. How informal archaelogy can be news that makes us reassess our identity. And inspiration - perhaps this is the year to give a 'found' Christmas present? Ted Sandling talks about his work 'London in Fragments: a Mudlark's Treasures'. For more information see thenewsagents.blogspot.com. [Repeated Wednesday 1pm.]
15:30 Lucky Cat
Presented by Zoë Baxter, Lucky Cat focuses on Chinese and East Asian culture with a varied mixture of music and features. This week: Simon Yam Special. Zoë pays tribute to the veteran Hong Kong actor who has been making films since 1977 and has recently stated he has no desire to work in Hollywood. [Repeated Wednesday 6am.]
16:30 The OST Show
Presented by Jonny Trunk, The OST Show is the only show anywhere dedicated to film music, TV music, library music and related recordings. Visit www.trunkrecords.com for more information and/or email jonny@trunkrecords.com. [Repeated Monday 3pm.]
18:30 The Truth About Markets
Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert ("the most dangerous people in financial media") scrutinise the markets. Visit maxkeiser.com/ for more information. [Repeated Wednesday 3pm.]
19:00 A Duck in a Tree
The :zoviet*france: radio show. [Repeated Tuesday 5am.]
20:00 TIn Can Review
James Hodder present melodic new music by touring artists. Follow updates on Twitter @TinCanReview. Visit Tin Can Review blog for more information. [Repeated Monday 6pm.]
20:30 Flomotion
A hand-picked mix of the most dynamic and exciting new electronic music and beyond from veteran DJ and Broadcaster Nick Luscombe. For archived programmes visit mixcloud.com/FlomotionRadio/ and keep in touch via twitter @nickluscombe and @flomotion_radio. [Repeated Wednesday 4am.]
21:30 Sine of the Times
Rita Maia presents the best from the underground of new electronic and dance music. Visit mixcloud.com/RitaMaia/ for archived shows. [Repeated Wednesday 2.30am.]
23:00 Free Lab Radio
Sound Art Dance Music Radio presented by Fari Bradley. This week: Sound Gender Feminism Activism. Inspired by a recent conference of the same name, hosted at the Sound Art department, London College of Communications, we hear tracks linked to in the conference presentations, and produced by participants. Visit freelabradio.blogspot.com or facebook.com/FreeLabRadio for more information. [Repeated Tuesday 4am.]
00:00 Bermuda Triangle Test Transmission Broadcasts (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 11pm.] "The soundtrack to the end of the world" - Chris Maume, The Independent. Visit btttb.blogspot.com for more information and/or contact testtransmissions@gmail.com.
01:00 Adventures in Music and Sound (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 9pm.] New music with The Wire magazine. Visit thewire.co.uk for more information. Contact theconduit@thewire.co.uk.

Sunday, 11 December

02:30 Grime for the Uncoverted (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 12am.] Presented and mixed by DJ BPM, showcasing unreleased promos, Grime classics and new releases - and dedicated to the sharing of a passion for Grime. This week: Unreleased promos & exclusives from JT The Goon, Jakebob, Deadly Danja, Drime, Mojoe, So real sounds, Invader Spade & Bliss, Furze. New releases from Tsunder, Syer B , Skinzmann & Mr Traumatic, Dizzle Kid, and Devilment. Classics from Mr Slash, J Sweet, Spooky Bizzle, Mr Virgo. For a full set list and links to all the artists, including many legal free downloads visit Grime for the Unconverted on Facebook.
03:30 Is Black Music (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 12 midnight.] Is Black Music is the world's first and longest running Alternative Black music radio show, hosted by Art Terry.
04:30 The Workplace (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 11.30am.] N.N.D. and guests discuss aspects of work and workplaces. This week: Angela Heeler, Senior Business Analyst at London Digital Security Centre, LDSC talks about Cyber Security for SMEs.
05:00 There Then, Hear Now (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 9pm.] Mark Aitken examines the relationship between photography and sound. Past editions are here.
06:00 Panel Borders (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 5.30pm.] Alex Fitch talks to comic book creators in a monthly exploration of graphic novels and cartoon strips. In the penultimate show of 2016, entitled Performing Comics, Alex looks at the performance of comic strips outside of the pages of magazines. Danny Nobel talks about her comics featuring Oliver Reed and Alan Bates having additional adventures beyond Women in Love, her novel Mary Deadly, and the relationship between her graphics work and her band The Meow Meows. Plus sound designer Alistair Lock, who discusses the challenge of creating effects and voices for the new audio adaptation of Dan Dare; and the curators of "The Story of British Comics So Far: Cor! By Gum! Zarjaz!" exhibition at The Lightbox, Woking, who introduce their display of great UK comics. Visit panelborders.wordpress.com for more information.
07:00 Drift Shift (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 3.45pm.] Found sound and found text collected to form drifts that shift, presented by Franziska Lantz.
07:15 Sound Out (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 3pm.] Carole Finer presents a range of live music guests, ranging from the English modernist avant-garde (she was a member of The Scratch Orchestra) to bluegrass (Carole is a keen banjo player), as well as field recordings from her extensive travels around the world. This week's guests are American duo, Brother Mule - Ben Winship on mandolin and Brian Wicklund on fiddle - joined on their UK tour by London-based musician, Ben Somers on double bass. *Brother Mule* perform original and traditional vocals and instrumentals - spanning genres of swing, old time, Celtic, old country and acoustic funk.
08:00 Farside Radio (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 12 noon.] Music from the catalogues of Far Side Music, the world's primary source for East Asian sounds, presented by Paul Fisher. Visit farsidemusic.com/ for more information.
09:00 Wavelength (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 2:30pm.] A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. This week: Original electronic voice phenomena (EVP) vinyl from 1971, issued to accompany Konstantin Raudive's seminal book: "Breakthrough", an experiment in electronic communication with the Dead. Mordant Music from a red flexidisc also issued with a book: "The Edge is Where the Centre is, David Rudkin and Penda's Fen: An Archaeology". Vocal soundworks from Rully Shabara, Spike Milligan and Beatrice Lillie amongst others. Hang on to your hats.
10:00 Radio Diva (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 6.30pm.] New series! Rosie Wilby, who has presented award-winning LGBT show *Out in South London* on Resonance since 2009, has now teamed up with the newly relaunched Diva magazine to create *Radio Diva.* Co-hosted by actress, musician and downright lesbian superstar Heather Peace, this promises to be a show that everyone can fall in love with, regardless of sexuality and gender. This week: Rosie and Heather are joined by Women's Equality Party leader Sophie Walker and author Kiki Archer.