Sunday, 22 October

12:00 The Ambrosia Rasputin Show
New series with Ivor Kallin. This week's guest is saxophonist Caroline Kraabel (Mass Producers, Taking a Life for a Walk, London Improvisers Orchestra etc, etc). There may well be a live improvised duel/duo, between the host on electric violin and the guest. [Repeated Tuesday 3.30am.]
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13:30 From The Hood
[Repeated from Tuesday 7.30pm.] Paul Hood (of Resonance's epochal Instant Music Meeting and more) returns to the airwaves with a no holds barred new music show.
15:00 The Relatively Good Radio Show
Cousins Richard Guard and Anna Crockatt celebrate the capital's past, present and future in the show where everything is live. This week: South African harmonica virtuoso Adam Glasser is known for two unique features - South African jazz and the chromatic harmonica. ‘Free at First,’ his debut album, won best jazz album in the South African Music Awards 2010 and his follow up, ‘Mzansi,’ was nominated in 2012. Today Adam plays live with guitarist Mike De Souza ahead of his quartet's 26 October gig at London’s 606 Club. With regulars Buffalo Bill, Alex The Greek and Mickey Science. [Repeated Thursday 8am.]
16:00 Far Side 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 for more information.
17:00 Trail Mix [ED] (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 4.30pm.] A six part series by artist Bram Thomas Arnold - taking the form of a journey through place, time and subjectivity. This week: Recording Outrage - less of a warning than a prophecy of doom: by the end of the show we’ll have uncovered the work of photographers Felicity Hammond and Polly Tootal amongst other artists whose works describe, articulate and respond to the built environment and the legacy of architectural critic Ian Nairn. Featuring texts by Nairn, Hammond, Tootal and Tacita Dean.
18:00 Sound Out (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 2.30pm.] 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’s guest is Ed Hopwood, a great young musician, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and teacher- here playing harmonica, guitar and singing, forging a sound that’s grounded in American roots styles with a significant British twist to the songwriting.
18:45 Drift Shift (repeat)
[Repeated from Tuesday 3.45pm.] Found sound and found text collected to form drifts that shift, produced and presented by Franziska Lantz. Visit from more information.
19:00 Isotopica
Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko. Visit for more information. [Repeated Thursday 5am.]
20:00 Black 2 Comm
A music radio show about connections, produced and presented by Paul Jackson. Visit for more information. [Repeated Thursday 4am.]
21:00 The Organ presents The Other Rock Show
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 peculiar obsession with 4/4. Visit for more information. [Repeated Tuesday 8am.]
22:00 Drones of Hell
Ray Kirby presents an hour of Extreme Metal, featuring tracks old and new from the last three decades. For more information visit [Repeated Thursday 2.30am.]
23:00 framework
The best from a world of field recordings, curated by Patrick McGinley. This edition of framework:afield, entitled 'Industries,' has been produced in Germany by regular contributor D.L. Lutz. Visit for more information. Contact [Repeated Wednesday 5am.]
00:00 Sleeping Dogs Lie (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 5am.] Ambient music selected by Miguel Santos to help night owls relax and canines carry on slumbering.
01:00 The Rob Simone Talk Show (repeat)
[Repeated from Saturday 6am.] Interviews with a wide range of alternative thinkers by the Los Angeles-based investigator of anomalous phenomena. This week: Rob explores life in the Mississippi Delta and its unique culture. Visit for more information.

Monday, 23 October

02:00 Musicity
A repeat of our September broadcast of Musicity from The Peckham Pelican, Nick Luscombe discusses this new urban spaces and sound project with musicians Chisara Agor, Sean O’Hagan (The High Llamas), Throwing Shade (Ninja Tune) and Simon Vincent; architects Benedict O'Looney and Melodie Leung (Zaha Hadid Architects); Ian Rawes of the London Sound Survey; and writer Elizabeth Kane. Media partner: Resonance FM.
Producer: Sarah Nicol.
04:25 From The Archives
A gem from 20 years of Resonance broadcasting. Today: Tape Delinquents by Felix Kubin, from Full of Noises festival, first broadcast 2013.
05:00 Bad Punk (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 10pm.] 60 minutes in the eye of a radiophonic vortex - hosted by the Band of Holy Joy. Visit for more information.
06:00 Radio Ecoshock (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 10am.] Global environmental news with Alex Smith. This week: the Next Climate Domino - Tropical Forests! NASA scientist Annmarie Eldering says the Orbiting Carbon Observatory confirms tropical forests are now releasing carbon into the atmosphere - confirmed by new science from Alessandro Baccini at Woods Hole Research Center. Plus from Post Carbon Institute, Daniel Lerch on 'The Community Resilience Reader - Essential Resources for an Era of Upheaval.' Visit for more information. Contact
07:00 The News Agents (repeat)
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Experiments in news and arts with Jude Cowan Montague. This week: artist and media archivist Vicky Zigras reflects on the visual arts and how these are being affected by the economic situation and government debt-crisis in her home country of Greece. She follows in the footsteps of an artistic family and discusses the work of her mother, Dora Zigras, alongside that of well-known contemporary artists such as Theodoros Stamos, Miltos Manetas and Lydia Venieri, and the filmmaker Theo Angelopoulos. With Hellenic-inspired sounds from rembetiko to reflective composition. For more information see
08:00 A World in London (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 6.30pm.] DJ Ritu presents the UK’s definitive global music show from London. This week: award-winning Brit-Asian remixer and Dhol n’ Bass don, DJ Vix brings Bhangra beats to A World in London!
09:00 Novara FM (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 1pm.] A weekly show dedicated to political theory and current affairs hosted by Aaron Bastani and James Butler. This week James is joined by Guardian columnist Dawn Foster and Danny Dorling of the University of Oxford to discuss the housing problem: inequality, capital, parasitism and rent controls. Find Novara on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. E-mail All previous shows are available at
10:00 Clear Spot (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 8pm.] A Jerwood Visual Arts talk in which Tim Clark discusses with photographer Ryan L. Moule his 'Vessels and Vestiges,' on at the Jerwood Prokect Space till 9 December 2017.
11:00 Little Atoms
A talk show about ideas and culture, produced and presented by Neil Denny. Visit for more information. Contact [Repeated Saturday 9am.]
12:00 The Traditional Music Hour (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 2pm.] 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.
13:00 Calling All Pensioners
Magazine programme with Tim Hamilton, addressing issues which affect pensioners across London. This week: news of a posthumous award recenlty made to the late Harry Haward for his starring role on 'Calling All Pensioners' - winning the Community Radio Awards' 'Sage' category. Plus DAGE’s Cathy, Barbara Raymond and Barbara Banks question hospital closures and cuts causing an imminent winter crisis. Produced by Deptford Action Group for the Elderly. [Repeated Sunday 2pm.]
14:00 Blood Culture
Resonance's ARIAS-nominated, iTunes chart topping, high-octane drama serial, produced by Lance Dann. A'isha (Chetna Pandya) is just about holding down her job at tech giant Meta, until her old friend Livi (Bryony Afferson) appears in a rage and denounces their boss Richard Dreyer (Jack Klaff) as a murderer. Then she has to face up to what she has become, the lies that are woven in her past and the terrifying truth of what Meta are doing... Visit the Blood Culture website for full details, on-line movies, hard science and more. Supported by The Wellcome Trust.
15:00 Wavelength (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 2:30pm.] A programme of multiple agendas presented by William English. This week: "Il '68; Voci e storia di quell'anno incredible", a 6 x flexidisc, slightly warped and scratched, with Italian musical accompaniment from Giacinto Scelsi, Alessandro Eramo, Alfredo Casella, and sound poetry by Arrigo Lora-Totino.
16:00 The New Orleans Strut
A rollicking journey through the sweaty bayous of New Orleans, Louisiana and beyond with DJ Lil’ Koko. [Repeated Wednesday 7am.]
17:00 The Hello Goodbye Show (repeat)
[Repeated from Saturday 12 noon.] This week featuring psych-pop from Jemma Freeman & The Cosmic Something; classical-electronica from Sebastian Reynolds; and alternative-pop from Robert Rotifer..
18:30 Nunhead American Radio with Lewis Schaffer
The only radio programme for Americans living in Nunhead, hosted by Lewis Schaffer and Lisa Moyle, with music from The Relatives. [Repeated Saturday 5.30am.]
19:00 One Life Left
An hour-long celebration of everything that's great about videogames. Hosted by Ste Curran, Simon Byron and Ann Scantlebury, the show features the latest news, reviews and gossip from the world of gaming, usually with a studio guest. You don't need to be a gaming expert to appreciate the show - One Life Left offers something for everyone, whether you are a hardcore League of Legends player or someone who's occasionally loaded up Candy Crush. Visit for more information. [Repeated Saturday 10am.]
20:00 Clear Spot
[Repeated Tuesday 10am.]
21:00 The Naked Short Club
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. [Repeated Wednesday 9am.]
22:00 Sonic Imperfections
Nigel Bryant of the South East London based monthly live experimental music night, Sonic Imperfections, plays a selection of unusual and experimental music. This show features Langham Resarch Centre, Marta De Pascalis, Afasia Yuri, Colin Potter and much more. Visit for more information. [Repeated Friday 5am.]
23:00 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.
00:00 Grime for the Unconverted
Presented and mixed by DJ BPM, showcasing Grime classics, unreleased promos and new releases. For a full set list and links to all the artists, including many legal free downloads visit Grime for the Unconverted on Facebook. [Repeated Sunday 2.30am.]
01:00 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.

Tuesday, 24 October

02:30 New Works for Radio
Medium-specific and -facing broadcasts. Today: work commissioned by and broadcast at Radiophrenia, the arts radio station broadcasting from Glasgow's Centre for Contemporary Arts in August/September 2016. This week’s featured works: ‘Humble Music (Los Angeles)’ by Graham Lambkin, a tape work focused on a performance given in the basement gallery of the 356 Mission space, Los Angeles. The genesis of this piece comes from a 90 minute tape made with James Rushford, Judith Hamann and Manuel Lima, in preparation for a concert the following night to announce the opening of Lambkin’s ‘Marble on the Rot’ exhibition. Plus, ‘Illiers Combray’ by Zoe Irvine, a multi layered soundscape composition exploring a sense of memory and place inspired by a visit to Illiers Combray, the small town immortalized by Marcel Proust in his epic novel ‘In Search of Lost Time’. [Repeated Wednesday 4pm.]
03:30 The Ambrosia Rasputin Show (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday noon.] New series with Ivor Kallin. This week's guest is saxophonist Caroline Kraabel (Mass Producers, Taking a Life for a Walk, London Improvisers Orchestra etc, etc). There may well be a live improvised duel/duo, between the host on electric violin and the guest.
05:00 A Duck in a Tree (repeat)
[Repeated from Saturday 7pm.] The :zoviet * france: radio show. This week’s edition, Measuring a Long Day by a Short Night, is measured in time by recordings from Dave Noyze; Emerge; Oskar Hallbert; Dave Dorgan; Singcircle / Gregory Rose; David Chapman; Juan Manuel Castrillo; and Steve Roden, Tu m’.
06:00 Luscombe's Choice
Will Luscombe explores classic recordings of all kinds from a trenchantly philosophical perspective. [Repeated Saturday 4am.]
07:00 Electric Sheep (repeat)
[Repeated From Wednesday 5.30pm.] A monthly show about cult cinema by Electric Sheep Magazine editor in chief Virginie Sélavy and assistant editor Alex Fitch. In this month's Halloween themed episode, Virginie talks to Kim Newman about his new collection of reviews and essays, 'Video Dungeon,' published by Titan Books; and to cinema programmer Anna Bogutskaya about co–curating a tour of short horror film by women, 'The Final Girls – We Are the Weirdos.' Alex talks to director Keir Burrows about his Oxford set Sci–Fi thriller, 'Anti Matter,' which concerns the terrifying consequences of taking part in university science experiments. Plus classic tracks from Roy Clark, Gin Gillette, Lord Luther, and Larry and the Blue Notes.
08:00 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 for more information.
09:00 Talking Africa (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 1pm.] A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. This week: Liberia's October 2017 Presidential and Legislative elections: renewed hope for building long-desired sustainable, healthy lifestyles?
10:00 Clear Spot (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.]
11:00 The Late Lute Breakfast Show
Early music with lutenist Stephanie Feeney. [Repeated Sunday 5.30am.]
11:30 Hot Club du Monde (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 7.30pm.] A Baedeker tour of international musical curiosities from the 78rpm era with Oliver Carter-Wakefield. On this week's show we continue our semi-regular exploration of jazz played on unusual instruments and sample a series of recordings made using that most unassumingly domestic of instruments – the washboard. Featuring music by Clarence Williams, Tiny Parham, Frank Melrose, the Georgia Washboard Stompers and Washboard Sam.