Tuesday, 22 May

12:00 The Nest Collective Hour
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. This week's show, presented by Tiff Wear, features acoustic duo Namakai in session. Listen to all previous shows on MIxcloud. Contact info@thenestcollective.co.uk.
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13:00 The Workplace (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 11am.] N.N.D. and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. This week she talks to Daniel Gregory, Programme Director of the Digital Futures Program at The Bridge At Waterloo (TBAW|), an employability course currently running in London.
14:00 Preview: Block Universe
Festival Director Louise O’Kelly previews the imminent Block Universe performance art festival, comprising 10 days of workshops, meetings and conversations, in addition to performances across institutions including the British Museum, the Vinyl Factory Strand X 180, the RA, Somerset House, Oval Space, Studio Voltaire and others.
15:00 Sound Out
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 (she is also a keen banjo player), as well as field recordings from her extensive travels round the world. This week guests Sarah Walker (pianist and Radio 3 programme presenter) and Hugh Shrapnel (composer, musician and Scratch Orchestra member) are in conversation with Carole and play a carefully selected set of piano duets. [Repeated Sunday 6pm.]
15:45 Drift Shift
Found sound and found text collected to form drifts that shift, produced and presented by Franziska Lantz. Visit driftshift.blogspot.com from more information. [Repeated Sunday 6.45pm.]
16:00 Musical Minds
An anecdotal history of classical music presented by 18 year-old composer and writer Jack Pepper. In this seventeenth episode of the series, Jack discusses the Victorian composer who used music to campaign for social reform, the musician who was arrested on several occasions for vagrancy because he never ironed his clothes, and the composer whose other job was to spread manure across the nearby fields. All episodes can be heard on www.jackpeppermusician.com. Follow Jack on Twitter @jrapepper and use the hashtag #MusicalMinds. [Repeated Monday 4am.]
17:00 Down The Rabbit Hole
A show celebrating the richness of children's books, hosted by Katherine Woodfine and Melissa Cox. This month we celebrate our 4th anniversary with guests from our pilot episode, superstars Alex T Smith and Laura Dockrill, to look back over the past four years in children's books. Visit http://dtrhradio.com for more information. Tweet @dtrhradio. [Repeated Thursday 3pm.]
17:30 Records Comic, Curious and Cracked
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.]
18:00 Tin Can Review (repeat)
[Repeated from Saturday 8pm.] James Hodder present melodic new music by currently touring artists. Follow updates on Twitter @TinCanReview. Visit tincanreview.com for more information.
18:30 Radio Diva
LGBT magazine series presented by comedian Rosie Wilby and actress/musician Heather Peace and supported by Diva magazine. Today Rosie and Heather chat to bisexual science communicator and comedian Florence Schechter about her plan to launch the world’s first Vagina Museum. Comedian and PhD student Cerys Bradley talks about the show ‘The Invention of Lesbianism.’ Plus Catherine Russell from the cast of ‘Holby City.’ [Repeated Sunday 10am.]
19:30 From The Hood
Paul Hood (Onkyodo, Instant Music Radio Meeting) presents a music show with an international focus on Psych, Punk and Pub Rock, plus Rockabilly, Soul and Funk, New Wave, ‘50s R&B, Blues, Surf, Vintage and Modern Jazz and points in between. [Repeated Thursday 9.30am.]
20:00 A Colder Consciousness
Flora Pitrolo plays music from the dark synth underground on the last Tuesday of each month. Visit ACC on Facebook or @colderlondon for more information. Archive (2011 - present) to be found on Mixcloud here. ACC also broadcasts on Skopje’s Kanal 103 every last Sunday of the month, 21.00 - 23.00. [Repeated Wednesday 10am.]
21:00 Make Your Own Damn Music
Artworld shenanigans with Bob and Roberta Smith OBE and George Lionel Barker. [Repeated Sunday 11am.]
22:00 Gate Kicks
Introduced by MC 2 Decks and produced by people with learning disabilities at the Gate Arts 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. [Repeated Thursday 3.30am.]
22:30 Artrocker
Paul and Lewis from the influential Artrocker magazine previews all the latest releases from London and the UK's thriving indie rock scene and beyond. Visit artrocker.tv for more information. To listen to past shows visit Paul's Mixcloud page. [Repeated Thursday 1am.]
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 and Michael Maiga. Tonight's show features the singer Miryam Solomon in conversation, with tracks from her latest album, ‘Magnolia’. [Repeated Sunday 2.30am.]
01:00 The Sound Projector Radio Show (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 5.30pm.] A showcase for records of contemporary experimental and underground music, hosted by Ed Pinsent. Tonight: a tribute to the music of Glenn Branca (1948-2018). Show includes Branca's albums / works The Ascension, Symphony No. 2 and Symphony No. 3; songs by the post-punk bands The Static and Theoretical Girls; recent guitar music by his wife, Reg Bloor; and bands which Branca influenced, such as Sonic Youth and Swans. Visit thesoundprojector.com/radio-show/ for more information.

Wednesday, 23 May

02:30 Long Wave
04:00 Through The Ages (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday 5pm.] 17 year old Alex Charles explores the history and development of recent popular music via the changes within music itself, recalling how music has developed over time - and sharing some lesser known facts along the way! This week It's all about the greatest girl bands as we listen to tracks from the likes Destiny's Child, TLC, the Spice Girls and many more amazing girl bands.
05:00 framework (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday 11pm.] Field recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, presented by Patrick Tubin McGinley. This week's regular edition features works by Philip Sulidae, Masayuki Imanishi, Leo Okagawa, Adrian Dziewanski, Matthew Sweizynski, Peter Wullen, sounds from the Aporee Maps by Colin Frank, Greg Peterson, Maciej Janasik, Iddo Aharony, and a framework introduction recorded in Mumbai by regular contributor Martin Clarke. Visit frameworkradio.net for more information.
06:00 There Then, Hear Now (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday 5.30pm.] Mark Aitken examines the relationship between photography and sound. Past editions of the show are here.
07:00 A Reason To Wake Up
For just under three weeks in May, Daniel Kitson will wake up at 6 am, get dressed, make himself a nice coffee, ride his bike to Borough in south London and let himself into the studios of Resonance FM using a key code and a special fob. Once inside, he’ll reassure himself as to the probable absence of murderers in the building, turn the desk on, make a cup of tea, almost certainly go to the toilet before, at 7am exactly, presenting a radio show for two hours until 9 am. After that, the day’s his own. [Does not repeat. Nor is it archived. Next episode: tomorrow at 7am.]
09:00 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. Master Engineer: Chris Dixon.
10:00 A Colder Consciousness (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 8pm.] Flora Pitrolo plays music from the dark synth underground on the last Tuesday of each month. Visit ACC on Facebook or @colderlondon for more information. Archive (2011 - present) to be found on Mixcloud here. ACC also broadcasts on Skopje’s Kanal 103 every last Sunday of the month, 21.00 - 23.00.
11:00 Intoxica Radio Hour
Presented by Nick Brown of Intoxica Record Shop and dedicated to the dignity of vinyl, giving centre stage to new vinyl reissue releases, spotlighting Content Themes and specific artists' careers - and generally playing the gloriously unheralded low-brow rock and soul of the 20th Century, all rendered on little slabs of black plastic. This week's featured artist: The Misunderstood. For further information and general waffle, contact intoxica@intoxica.co.uk. [Repeated Saturday 7am.]
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 Saturday 8.30pm.]
13:00 The Atomic Drop (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 5pm.] A weekly broadcast covering the world of pro wrestling hosted by Tariq Haque. This week, Tariq shares his experience from Monday Night Raw which took place at the O2 Arena this past week before presenting you with a unique mix of songs, promos and other audio oddities from the world of wrestling, including music from Stallion, Jason Saenz, J.Cole, CFOS, and Joey Zadjino. This week's promo work comes from the legendary Cactus Jack. Email theatomicdrop@hotmail.com or tweet to @the_atomic_drop.
13:30 Constructive Forces
Interviews with artists and specialists who explore social, political and environmental issues, conducted by K. Yoland. This week: Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky discusses his work exploring and exposing the collective impact humans as a species are having on the surface of the planet. Using aerial and ground photography, Burtynsky's global industrial landscapes include mine tailings, quarries, refineries and recycling yards. Last week Burtnsky received the 2018 Photo London Master of Photography award with a solo exhibition of photography and his first augmented reality installation. Advocating for environmental awareness and sustainability, Burtynsky's latest multidisciplinary investigation, 'The Anthropocene Project', includes a feature documentary with collaborators Jennifer Baichwal and Nicholas de Pencier, released this autumn. [Repeated Saturday 6.30pm.]
14:00 Late Lunch with Out to Lunch
Polemic, politics, mouth jazz and spontaneous music with Ben Watson. [Repeated Friday 12am.]
15:00 Nostalgie Ya Mboka (repeat)
[Repeated from Saturday 1.30pm.] Classic Congolese dance music of the two Congos.
16:00 Spizz FM
An on-going audio autobiography from the punk and post-punk legend. For more information visit the Spizzenergi Facebook page. [Repeated tbc.]
17:00 The Authentic Fake
[Repeated Sunday 1.30pm.]
17:30 The Self Road
Musician, teacher, writer and yoga student Anne Gallien explores journeys in self-realisation. [Repeated Tuesday 7am.]
18:30 A World in London
DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive global music show from London. Singer songwriter Kal Lavelle is on today’s show, representing the fabulous range of female talent showcased in the Mayor’s new music month, Sounds Like London. [Repeated Monday 8am.]
19:30 L'alternative
Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte". [Repeated Friday 2pm.]
20:00 Literary South
A monthly show about the Latin American and Spanish literary world, presented by Silvia Rothlisberger. Visit literarysouth.org for more information. [Repeated Thursday 10am.]
21:00 Six Pillars
Fari Bradley focuses on choice contemporary Middle Eastern, North African and South Asian sound, art and culture. This week: Photo London Part 2. Interviews from Photo London with artists and galleries, including Rena Effendi (Azerbiajan), representing North African and Middle Eastern cultures. This year Photo London features an expanded Discovery section bringing 22 new and emerging galleries and artists to UK's capital. Visit sixpillars.org for more information. [Repeated Monday 5pm.]
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 7am.]
22:30 Very Loose Women
Private conversations made public, often with special guests including artists, musicians, academics, comedians, film-makers, journalists and friends. Presented by Katherine Johnston, Leonore Schick and Soila Apparicio. This week: Leo and Soila meet comedian Twayna Mayne, a Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year Nominee (2016) and Time Out’s ‘star of the future’ to talk about her new show, ‘Black Girl,’ on at the Soho Theatre from 7 to 9 June. For more information visit acast.com/veryloosewomen or follow them on Twitter at @VLWRadio. [Repeated Friday 1am.]
23:00 Spool's Out Radio
Tristan Bath (of The Quietus) delves into music from the cassette tape underground. Visit spools-out.com for more information. [Repeated Saturday 12.30am.]
00:00 Nana Nicol's Cosmic Balearic Slop (repeat)
[Repeated from Saturday 9.30pm.] Sarah "Nana" Nicol delves into her trolley bag and pulls out a selection of leftfield disco, edits, and cosmic delights.
01:00 Artocker (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 10.30pm.] Paul and Lewis 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, 24 May

02:30 Drones of Hell (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday 10pm.] Ray Kirby presents an hour of Extreme Metal, featuring tracks old and new from the last three decades. For more information visit dronesofhell.blogspot.com.
03:30 Gate Kicks (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 10pm.] 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.
04:00 Black 2 Comm (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday 8pm.] A music radio show about connections, produced and presented by Paul Jackson. Visit black2comm.com for more information.
05:00 Isotopica (repeat)

Description:[Repeated from Sunday 7pm.] Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko. This week Simon is joined by a member of The Special Patrol Group (subtervising division) to discuss the state of our nation in the very dim light of the latest Windsor Family wedding scam and the obvious connections to the continuing Brexit debacle. There may even be a phone in. Visit theculture.net/ for more information.
06:00 Suite (212) (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday 4.30pm.] A monthly discussion show about the social and political issues around the arts, hosted by Juliet Jacques. This month Juliet talks to 'May Made Me' author Mitchell Abidor about the May 1968 uprisings in France, and the insurrectionists' relationship with radical film. See @suite_212 on Twitter for more information.
07:00 A Reason To Wake Up
For just under three weeks in May, Daniel Kitson will wake up at 6 am, get dressed, make himself a nice coffee, ride his bike to Borough in south London and let himself into the studios of Resonance FM using a key code and a special fob. Once inside, he’ll reassure himself as to the probable absence of murderers in the building, turn the desk on, make a cup of tea, almost certainly go to the toilet before, at 7am exactly, presenting a radio show for two hours until 9 am. After that, the day’s his own. [Does not repeat. Nor is it archived. Next episode: tomorrow at 7am.]
09:00 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. In this week's episode, Ellie and Dave interview Restart volunteer Alvin Hardy. Alvin shares his life-long passion for amateur or so-called “ham” radio. We discuss the importance of radio as a pioneering mode of communication, and the value of the worldwide community that it helps bring together.
09:30 From The Hood (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 7.30pm.] Paul Hood (Onkyodo, Instant Music Radio Meeting) presents a music show with an international focus on Psych, Punk and Pub Rock, plus Rockabilly, Soul and Funk, New Wave, ‘50s R&B, Blues, Surf, Vintage and Modern Jazz and points in between.
10:00 Literary South (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 8pm.] A monthly show about the Latin American and Spanish literary world, presented by Silvia Rothlisberger. Visit literarysouth.org for more information.
11:00 The Workplace
N.N.D. and guests discuss all aspects of work and workplaces. [Repeated Tuesday 1pm.]
11:30 Kitchen Magic Time
Recipes in sound from Mama Dolores, Mistress of the Deep Soul Kitchen. [Repeated Saturday 5.30am.]