Tuesday, 17 January

00:00 Is Black Music
Is Black Music is the world's first and longest running Alternative Black music radio show, hosted by Art Terry. Tonight's show will feature the new protest movement and its accompanying music that is concerned with the upcoming presidential inauguration. Featured artist include Stew and The Negro Problem, Public Enemy, and Janelle Monae. [Repeated Sunday 3.30am.]
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Wednesday, 18 January

11:00 Mapping the Metropolis
In a seven part series, Kit Caless - co-editor of "Acquired for Development By," a best selling anthology of new writing about Hackney, regeneration and gentrification, and co-proprietor of Influx Press - explores literature and urban space. Visit http://influxpress.com/acquired-for-development-by/ for more information. First broadcast February 2013. [Repeated Sunday 5am.]
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12:00 Far Side Radio
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. [Repeated Sunday 8am.]
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13:00 The News Agents (repeat)
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. This week: Artrocker's Tom Fawcett in discursive mode on music papers, media and reportage during his lifetime and possibly beyond.
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14:00 Late Lunch with Out to Lunch
Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson. Since international bassist Jair-Rohm Parker Wells is still in town with his Ashbory bass guitar, Ben again turns the show over to the AMM All-Stars, who in this incarnation are Paul Shearsmith (trumpet and such), Ian Smith (electric guitar), Blushin' Rolling Red (Theremin) and Out To Lunch (mouthnoise, piano, boiling-porridge soundfiles). Engineer: Erik Lintunen. [Repeated Tuesday 1am.]
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15:00 Listening Across Disciplines
A programme that presents methods of listening as they are used by astrophysicists, urbanists, architects, audiologists, artists, anthropologists, writers, neurologists and more. In this tenth broadcast, Anna Barney, Professor in Biomedical Acoustic Engineering in the Institute of Sound and Vibration Research at the University of Southampton, co-investigator of the Listening across Disciplines project, talks to us about her different kinds of deliberate not listening in relation to dementia and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Her talk reflects on the avoidance of listening for reasons of privacy and bio-medical ethics and as strategy for efficiency and objectivity in analysis. Edited and produced by Salomé Voegelin. Visit listeningacrossdisciplines.net for more information. Tweet to @listenacross. [Repeated Monday 11am.]
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16:00 Kitchen Magic Time
Recipes in sound from Mama Dolores, Mistress of the Deep Soul Kitchen. [Repeated Tuesday 10.30am.]
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16:30 Bonanza and Son
Martyn Bonanza explores Country Music and Americana past, present, and future. This week: exclusive news and music from James McMurtry and a ticket giveaway for special upcoming John Murry live shows! Plus the best of all the upcoming Americana, Country and Roots releases plus some crate-dug blasts from the past including Nadine Khouri, Son Volt, Neil Young, The Nightjar, Levi Cuss, Steepways, John Murry, Peter Bruntnell, The Godfathers, Brian Friel, The Sadies and lots more. Visit bonanzablues.blogspot.co.uk for more information. Listen on demand: mixcloud.com/bonanza-son. [Repeated Friday 12am.]
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17:30 Electric Sheep
A monthly exploration of film and pop culture by Electric Sheep Magazine editor in chief Virginie Sélavy and assistant editor Alex Fitch. This month, Alex talks to actress Jessica Martin about her comic book tributes to Hollywood starlets and the Golden age of Cinema, and to artist Paul O'Connell about remixing images from The Matrix and other films to create satirical fumetti strips. Also, in a Q and A recorded at Sci-Fi London, Alex talks to Gene Ivery, the director of immortality drama Tourbillon. [Repeated Sunday 6am.]
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18:30 A World in London
DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive global music show from London. [Repeated Monday 8am.]
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19:30 L'alternative
Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte". This week: more on My Cat Is An Alien, featuring their recent album with Joelle Vinciarelli, 'Eternal Beyond' - experimental, noise and avant garde on the menu! [Repeated Friday 2pm.]
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20:00 Clear Spot
Tonight: Our monthly show from Arts Emergency, giving young emerging artists a platform and a source of inspiration, presented by Karla Marie Sweet. More information and audio here. Subscribe via iTunes. Tweet #AEmonthly at: @karlamsweet and @artsemergency. [Repeated Thursday 9am.]
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21:00 Six Pillars To Persia
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. Visit sixpillars.org for more information. [Repeated Friday 3.30pm.]
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21:30 Club Integral Radio Show
The Earl of Killorglin and Andrew Scott-Bolton of Club Integral preview its upcoming concerts in London. [Repeated Friday 6am.]
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22:30 Very Loose Women
Emma Grinfeld and Leonore Schick discuss young women’s issues. This week: Lucy is a whale-enthusiast, and has been active around issues of plastic waste. She previews the documentary 'Plastic Ocean' at Whirled Cinema in South London on 13 February. Plus Jo, the founder of ethicalexistism.com, and Helen from helensplasticchallenge.wordpress.com on their efforts to not buy any plastic. For more information visit acast.com/veryloosewomen or follow them on Twitter at @VLWRadio. [Repeated Friday 4.30am.]
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Wednesday, 18 January

23:00 Global Globules with Baconface
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. [Repeated Saturday 4am.]
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  3. Live stream
01:00 Artocker (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 10.30pm.] Paul Cox from the influential Artrocker magazine previews all the latest releases from London and the UK's thriving indie rock scene and beyond. Visit the Artrocker website artrocker.tv/ for more information. To listen to past shows visit Paul's Mixcloud page.

Thursday, 19 January

03:30 50-50 Sound System (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 11pm.] 50-50 Soundsystem bring 20 years of DJing experience to Resonance with 60's, 70's & 80's old skool reggae, instrumental dub classics, and original soul breaks, all plucked from the 50-50 vaults.
05:00 Latin Waves (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday 1pm.] A bilingual programme (English & Spanish) presented by critic and producer Javier Chandía which covers Latin American music from its roots to the avant-garde. This week: the music of Luis Alberto "El Flaco" Spinetta, commonly known as El Flaco (the skinny guy) who was one of the most influential rock musicians of South America, together with Charly Garcia he is considered the father of Argentine Rock. He was the founder of iconic rock bands including Almendra, Pescado Rabioso, Invisible, Spinetta Jade and Spinetta y los Socios del Desierto. Visit latinwavesresonancefm.com for more information.
06:00 Ireland's Eye (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday 6.30pm.] The latest from the Irish country music scene plus requests, news and more. With Johnny Jameson. Contact johnnyjameson@hotmail.co.uk.
07:00 The Naked Short Club (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday 9pm.] Dr. Stu and his expert guests dance around hedge funds, markets, the economy and wider world. With heady music and the delicious products of sponsors Madoff Ponzi Bier. This week: Matthew Sargaison- CIO, Man AHL; Matthew Roberts- Portfolio Manager, Willis Towers Watson; Guy Wolf- Global Head of Market Analytics, Marex Spectron/ CIO, Nanolytics; Ian Young- CIO, Arke; plus by tantric videolink from America, Ben Hunt- Chief Investment Strategist, Salient. Poetry: Nedka Babliku. Master Engineer: Chris Dixon.
08:00 The Honeydripper (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday 4pm]. Anne Frankenstein presents an hour of rare funk, soul, jazz, calypso, afrobeat and exotica treasures. For more information visit Anne Frankenstein on Facebook.
09:00 Clear Spot (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 8pm.] Our monthly show from Arts Emergency, giving young emerging artists a platform and a source of inspiration, presented by Karla Marie Sweet. More information and audio here. Subscribe via iTunes. Tweet #AEmonthly at: @karlamsweet and @artsemergency.
10:00 Micro Clear Spot (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 5pm.] Short and occasional works for radio. Today: Apistat presents This Must Be Heaven, an extended 'In Memoriam' for dead musicians. Visit apistat.bandcamp.com for more. First broadcast 8 September 2015.
10:30 Near Mint (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 6pm.] Adventures in compulsive record-collecting with obsessive hoarder Robin The Fog. This week we celebrate the work of the writer, blogger and philosopher Mark 'k-punk' Fisher, who sadly passed away at the weekend, by tracking down some of his all-time favourite jungle records and playing them very loudly during a tea-time slot. Visit RobinTheFog.com for further information.
11:00 The Workplace
N.N.D. and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week: Rakesh Dua, Qualified Chartered Accountant and CEO of Dua and Company, continues his talk about Small Business Innovation and Growth. (Part 2 of 2) [Repeated Tuesday 1pm.]
11:30 The Restart Project (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 1.30pm.] Janet Gunter, Ugo Vallauri and Dave Pickering host 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.
12:00 The London Ear
Wide ranging cultural salon hosted by ghostwriter and critic Ben Thompson. This week: A distaff bro-country special. Exploring the darkest corners of the Miranda Lambert meta-narrative love quadrangle, with Brunel University senior lecturer in creative writing Matt Thorne. [Repeated Monday 6am.]
13:00 Talking Africa
A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. This week: how to prevent the looming threat of an outbreak of conflict with potential deadly consequences in the Republic of Gambia over disagreement in a change of government? [Repeated Tuesday 7am.]
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.]
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.
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: Cheri Amour of The Girls Are hosts with guests Tegan and Martin from *London lot*, and The Ethical Debating Society, who will be playing some of the artists that have inspired them, along with their latest release. Visit ruthbarnes.co.uk for more information. [Repeated Monday 10am.]
16:30 There Then, Hear Now
The sound of photography, with Mark Aitken. This week: Vaughan Pilikian recently visited Transcarpathia to produce his ‘Wawkalak’ (before/after) performance. He returned to London with a photo essay and stories. We explore sounds that reflect his intense experience. Including poetry by Paul Celan and George Crumb, music by ClockDVA, Silvestrov and street recordings from Ukraine. Past editions of the show are here. [Repeated Saturday 7am.]
17:30 Pull the Plug
Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven. 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.]
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.]
18:30 The Outerglobe
Debbie Golt explores African music and wider arts and culture. This week she's joined by Adwoa Kwateng-Kluvitse, Head of Global Advocacy & Partnerships at FORWARD, leading anti FGM education and action charity, whose music ambassador Dobet Gnahore is also interviewed. Plus I Jah Mo, who chats about his 'Earthday Knees UP!' and the film of his Biafra Civil War childhood .Visit outerglobe.co.uk for more information. [Repeated Monday 2pm.]
19:30 Hot Club du Monde
A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield. This week: Described as “The Magic Island” in William Seabrook's 1929 book of the same name, Haiti has long served as a beacon for anthropologists, ethnographers and students of folklore. On this week's show we gain a rare glimpse of the fountainhead of jazz and examine field recordings of Haitian Vodou rituals and rites made between the 1930s and 1950s. [Repeated Wednesday 10.30am.]
20:00 Clear Spot
'After Walter: A transmission in 2 acts'. Artist Leo Asemota presents a performance interpretation of Walter Benjamin’s landmark essay “The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction” (1936), as a homage to Benjamin’s radio years in Germany between 1927 and 1933, and as an appraisal of his ongoing multipartite artwork “The Ens Project” (2005 – present). This broadcast, ten years to the date of the original transmission, is part of an international programme which includes an artists’ book to be launched in March 2017. [Repeated Friday 9am.]
21:00 Adventures in Music and Sound
New music with The Wire magazine. This week Meg Woof plays a selection of old and new tracks to mark Inauguration Day. Songs to calm uncertainty and songs to ignite the fire in thee! Visit thewire.co.uk for more information. Contact theconduit@thewire.co.uk. [Repeated Sunday 1am.]
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.]
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.]
00:00 Bonanza and Son (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 4.30pm.] Martyn Bonanza explores Country Music and Americana past, present, and future. This week: exclusive news and music from James McMurtry and a ticket giveaway for special upcoming John Murry live shows! Plus the best of all the upcoming Americana, Country and Roots releases plus some crate-dug blasts from the past including Nadine Khouri, Son Volt, Neil Young, The Nightjar, Levi Cuss, Steepways, John Murry, Peter Bruntnell, The Godfathers, Brian Friel, The Sadies and lots more. Visit bonanzablues.blogspot.co.uk for more information. Listen on demand: mixcloud.com/bonanza-son.
01:00 Queer Temporalities (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday 11pm.] A radiophonic journey through the queer time frame with Ennoia Neoptolomus, which challenges the commercialized, commodified and hyper-objectified view of identity projected by the mainstream (gay and straight) and to transform the way we listen to gender and sexuality.

Friday, 20 January

02:00 Nana Nicol's Balearic Cosmic Slop (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday 5pm.] Sarah "Nana" Nicol delves into her trolley bag and pulls out a selection of leftfield disco, edits, and cosmic delights.
03:00 The Organ presents The Other Rock Show (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday 9pm.] Rhythmically other, entertaining, perplexing and unashamedly progressive sounds, playing music that uses unusual time signatures, song structures and dynamics - sounds that break out of Western music's obsession with 4/4. Visit otherrockshow.wordpress.com for more information.
04:00 Gate Kicks (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 7.30pm.] Introduced by MC 2 Decks and produced by people with learning disabilities at the Gate Art Centre, Gate Kicks covers art, music, dance, film, theatre and offers a hub where this truly underground art scene is exposed to a larger audience.
04:30 Very Loose Women (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 10.30pm.] Emma Grinfeld and Leonore Schick discuss young women’s issues. This week: Lucy is a whale-enthusiast, and has been active around issues of plastic waste. She previews the documentary 'Plastic Ocean' at Whirled Cinema in South London on 13 February. Plus Jo, the founder of ethicalexistism.com, and Helen from helensplasticchallenge.wordpress.com on their efforts to not buy any plastic. For more information visit acast.com/veryloosewomen or follow them on Twitter at @VLWRadio.
05:00 Trail Mix[ED] (repeat)
[Repeated from Saturday 3.30pm.] Bram Thomas Arnold presents a series of six shows documenting and veering off from Paul Chaney’s Critical Camps at Kestle Barton Gallery on the Lizard in Cornwall. The second episode introduces the work of Fernanda Eugenio, an anthropologist from Portugal, and Magda Tyżlik-Carver, a researcher and curator. Live music comes to the Exit Plan pavilion and dinner is once more served up under a glorious blue sky.
06:00 Club Integral Radio Show (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 9.30pm.] The Earl of Killorglin and Andrew Scott-Bolton of Club Integral preview its upcoming concerts in London.
07:00 The Rob Simone Talk Show (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday midnight.] Interviews with a wide range of alternative thinkers by the Los Angeles-based investigator of anomalous phenomena. Visit robsimone.com/ for more information.
08:00 The Nest Collective Hour (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday noon.] An hour of contemporary, international folk and acoustic music from London’s go to folk club The Nest Collective, covering the spectrum of 'new folk, old folk and no folk’ sounds. Today: a playlist dedicated to celebrating inspirational female singers and musicians including as yet unreleased tracks from The Nightjar. With Gwendolen Chatfield. Listen to all previous shows on MIxcloud. Contact info@thenestcollective.co.uk.
09:00 Clear Spot (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 8pm.] 'After Walter: A transmission in 2 acts'. Artist Leo Asemota presents a performance interpretation of Walter Benjamin’s landmark essay “The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction” (1936), as a homage to Benjamin’s radio years in Germany between 1927 and 1933, and as an appraisal of his ongoing multipartite artwork “The Ens Project” (2005 – present). This broadcast, ten years to the date of the original transmission, is part of an international programme which includes an artists’ book to be launched in March 2017.
10:00 Radio Ecoshock
Global environmental news with Alex Smith. Visit ecoshock.org/ for more information. Contact radio@ecoshock.org. [Repeated Monday 2am.]
11:00 Looking Sideways (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 4pm.] A show about making, craft and design, presented by Andrew Sleigh. Today he talks to the engineer and educator Deb Chachra, an associate professor at the Olin College of Engineering, Massachusetts, about why we value some kinds of making, and not others; about the difference between the work of making and the work of caring, and who has power in the workplace. Full show notes and links can be found at lookingsideways.net.
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.]
13:00 Novara FM
A weekly show dedicated to political theory and current affairs hosted by Aaron Bastani and James Butler. Find Novara on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. E-mail info@novaramedia.com. All previous shows are available at novaramedia.com. [Repeated Monday 7am.]
14:00 L'alternative (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 7.30pm.] Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte". This week: more on My Cat Is An Alien, featuring their recent album with Joelle Vinciarelli, 'Eternal Beyond' - experimental, noise and avant garde on the menu!
14:30 Wavelength
A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. This week: On the eve of the inauguration of President Trump, Wavelength attemptsto make sense of anything, and fails. Continuing with spoken text pieces and wordcraft; Dialectics of Liberation; Consciousness and Practical Action by Allen Ginsberg, Haxan, Witchcraft through the Ages narrated by William Burroughs; Chinese Menu/Car Insurance by Adam Bohman; It Was a Time of Laboured Metaphors by Kate Carr, and a melange of futility. [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. 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. Visit thecurtainupshow.com 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. 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
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21:00 Balling The Jack
Joe Cushley explores 13 Bar Blues and Twisted Roots music from around the globe. From the the 1920s to the present day, from the barrel-house to the arthouse via the bedsit, from Mali to Mississippi to the Mekong via New Malden - every culture has its blues. For more information visit ballingthejack on Facebook. E-mail ballingthejack1@gmail.com. [Repeated Wednesday 6am.]
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.]