Saturday, 20 December

23:00 Free Lab Radio
Sound Art Dance Music Radio presented by Fari Bradley. Tonight: DJ Umb provides his very personal SpaceDelica mix - entirely inspired by an early cassette that this founder of online label Generation Bass was handed as a youth. Visit freelabradio.blogspot.com or facebook.com/FreeLabRadio for more information. [Repeated Thursday 2am.]
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00:00 MethLab Radio
Cutting edge electronic music across multiple genres but focussing on Drum and Bass, Techno and Experimental forms. [Repeated Thursday 1am.]
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Sunday, 21 December

11:00 The Curtain Up Show (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 4pm.] Tim McArthur, Nathan Matthews and guests discuss London's thriving theatre scene. Today their guests are Dillie Keane, Adele Anderson & Liza Pulman, better known as Fascinating Aïda; and Ian Ashpitel & Jonty Stephens from Eric and Little Ern at the St James Theatre. Visit https://www.facebook.com/curtainupshow for more information.
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12:00 Soundhub
Soundhub brings together a diverse range of music creators based at LSO Soundhub to talk all things composition. Today: Robert Szymanek's theme is... Rrrrrrrr!!!!!! Zing!!!!!!! Boing!!!!!!!! Thwack!!! [Repeated Thursday 6am].
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13:00 Latin Waves
Latin American contemporary culture explored - in Spanish and English - by critic and producer Javier Chandia. Visit www.zebehn.com for more information. [Repeated Wednesday 5am.]
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14:00 Calling All Pensioners (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday 1pm]. Magazine programme with Tim Hamilton and Harry Haward, featuring issues which affect pensioners across London, presented by South London's Deptford Action Group for the Elderly. Today: Tim interviews two programme makers from Princess Productions, suggesting that you too could be a contributor to a brand new television series for Sky One about staying in touch with friends and family via the Internet. Visit http://ecs.lewisham.gov.uk/dage for more information.
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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. With regulars Buffalo Bill, Alex The Greek and Mickey Science. [Repeated Tuesday 8am.]
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16:00 The Honeydripper
Anne Frankenstein presents an hour of rare rhythm & blues, ska, mambo, soul and exotica treasures. [Repeated Friday 1am].
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17:00 Studio Visit
An in-depth interview based programme, presented by Morgan Quaintance, featuring international contemporary artists as guests. Series seven comes from New York and focuses on New York based artists. [Repeated Tuesday 1am.]
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18:00 Speakers' Corner
Recordings of voices, meetings, views, and soundscapes from in and around Speakers' Corner, the world's oldest location for free speech. [Repeated Wednesday 6.30am.]
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18:30 Ireland's Eye
The latest from the Irish country music scene plus requests, news and more. With Johnny Jameson. Contact johnnyjameson@hotmail.co.uk. [Repeated Wednesday 8am.]
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19:30 Hooting Yard on the Air (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 3pm.] Live, leftfield fiction with prodigious author-in-residence Frank Key. Visit http://hootingyard.org/ for more information.
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20:00 Black 2 Comm
A music radio show about connections, produced and presented by Paul Jackson. Each track connects to the following in a running order that switches between musical styles, dates and audio quality - often leading to unlikely musical pairings. Website: black2comm.com Twitter: @black2comm Facebook: facebook.com/black2comm... make the connection! [Repeated Tuesday 5am.]
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21:00 The Organ presents The Other Rock Show
Rhythmically other, entertaining, perplexing and unashamedly progressive sounds, presented by Marina of The Organ 'zine, The Other Rock Show only plays music that uses unusual time signatures, song structures and dynamics - sounds that break out of Western music's peculiar obsession with 4/4. Visit www.otherrockshow.wordpress.com for more information. [Repeated Friday 3am.]
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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 http://dronesofhell.blogspot.com. [Repeated Tuesday 2am.]
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Sunday, 21 December

23:00 framework
The best from a world of field recordings, curated by Patrick McGinley. This edition features works from our upcoming fundraising release, framework:seasonal issue #7, winter 2014, which is dedicated to the memory of Joe Stevens. This week, tracks by Una Lee, Grant Finlay, Stéphane Marin, Masayuki Imanishi, Kate Carr, Ingenting Kollektiva, and Joe Stevens. Also recent sounds by Dallas Simpson, Mario J. Consunji, and Emanuele Cendron. Visit http://www.frameworkradio.net for more information and/or contact info@frameworkradio.net [Repeated Tuesday 3am.]
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00:00 The Rob Simone Talk Show
Interviews with a wide range of alternative thinkers by the Los Angeles-based investigator of anomalous phenomena. Tonight: ghosts and poltergeist phenomena. Visit http://www.robsimone.com/ for more information. [Repeated Friday 6am.]

Monday, 22 December

02:00 Grime for the Uncoverted (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 12am.] Aka DJ BPM's Girlie Grime Time. Tonight: Chemz & John Brown The Rebel, John Halifax, Mo Jo Cheeseman, DJ Big Mikee. New releases from Project All out Records, Triple S, Spooky Bizzle, Sruloose, Vipz, SDot, Juzlo, SNY, 4 Seasons Music, LY, Trends, Knowledge is Power. Full set list on the Open Group on Facebook.
03:00 The Hello Goodbye Show (repeat)
[Repeated from Saturday 12noon.] Live music show with deXter Bentley and crew. The final episode of 2014 ushers in the Winter Solstice with surreal glitch-pop from The Fish Police and psychedelic pop-folk from Mary Epworth. Visit hellogoodbyeshow.com for more information.
04:30 Club Integral Radio Show (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 9.30pm.] Scott and Rob of Club Integral preview its upcoming concerts in London.
05:30 Kitchen Magic Time (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 4pm.] Audio recipes designed to spice up life from the mysterious Mama Dolores.
06:00 Balling The Jack (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 9pm.] Blues and more with Joe Cushley.
07:00 Novara (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 1pm.] A discussion show dedicated to political theory, current affairs and aesthetics, hosted by James Butler and Aaron Bastani. Find Novara Media on Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr. All previous shows are available at novaramedia.com.
08:00 Sound Out (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 2pm.] Carole Finer presents a range of live music guests. This week: live in the studio is vibes virtuoso Martin Pyne - in a change to the published schedule. Pyne is a percussionist, jazz musician and composer. He talks about his band, Busnoys; his record company, Tall Guy Records; and the various literary sources that inspire him to write his music.
08:45 Micro Clear Spot
[Repeated from Friday 3.45pm.] New and archival shortform works for radio.
09:00 Clear Spot (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 8pm.] A repeat from 17 November: composer and sound-artist Beatrice Dillon is joined for a musical excursion by Andrea Zarza, curator in world and traditional musics department at the British Library Natonal Sound Archive.
10:00 The Opera Hour (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 4.30pm.] Opera singer Richard Scott explores opera through the prism of various themes. Today: Christmas. Richard wants to play Benjamin Britten and Johnny Seven wants to play John Waters - both of them elegant, creative and refined gentleman but they would have hated each other had they ever met! So Join Richard and Johnny as they pit A Ceremony of Carols against A John Waters Christmas, to see who comes out swinging/ singing.
11:00 Live from the RSA
Lectures from the RSA in which eminent thinkers explore avenues for tackling today's primary social challenges.
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 and Harry Haward, featuring issues which affect pensioners across London, presented by South London's Deptford Action Group for the Elderly. Visit http://ecs.lewisham.gov.uk/dage for more information.
14:00 The OST Show (repeat)
[Repeated from Saturday 4.30pm.] 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.
16:00 The Workplace (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 11.30am.] N.N. Dee and guests talk about a subject dear to all our hearts... work and workplaces.
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17:00 Artrocker
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 http://www.artrocker.tv/ for more information. To listen to past shows visit Paul's Mixcloud page. [Repeated Thursday 3am.]
18:30 Nunhead American Radio with Lewis Schaffer
Burger Bear presents the only radio programme for Americans living in Nunhead. Join anarchic London-based New York comic Lewis Schaffer and co-host Lisa Moyle as they bring the world to Nunhead and take Nunhead to the world. With music from The Relatives. [Repeated Saturday 11.30am.]
19:00 One Life Left
Video games reviewed, analysed and enjoyed by Ste Curran, Anne Scantlebury and Simon Byron. [Repeated Saturday 9am.]
20:00 Clear Spot
Cinema Nation: Michael and Phil look back at the main news items of 2015, including an interview with Ourscreen co-founder Ian Cartwright. Plus a look forward to 2015 in cinema across the UK. [Repeated Tuesday 9am.]
21:00 Daniel Ruiz Tizon is Available – Bumper Christmas Annual
To get involved in tonight's special, visit the blog . Writer and comedian Daniel Ruiz Tizon dissects the minutiae of everyday life in a 90 minute Christmas extravaganza in front of a specially invited studio audience. With live guests Chris Dixon (Cafe Calcio), Katherine Johnston (Very Loose Women), acclaimed podcasters Jack McInroy and Steve Walsh (South London Hardcore), writer-performer Roisin Rae, Mr William Stafford - and last but not least, the contrasting physiques of The Kid and Micky Boyd.
22:30 The Gravy
New electronic music, house and techno, hosted by Will Ward and Patrick Savile. Visit http://thegravy.co for more information. [Repeated Saturday 12.30am.]
00:00 Bad Punk (repeat)
[Repeated from Friday 10pm.] 60 minutes in the eye of a radiophonic vortex - hosted by the Band of Holy Joy. Visit www.bandofholyjoy.co.uk for more information.
01:00 Studio Visit (rpt)
[Repeated from Sunday 5pm.] An in-depth interview based programme, presented by Morgan Quaintance, featuring international contemporary artists as guests. Series seven comes from New York and focuses on New York based artists.

Tuesday, 23 December

02:00 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 http://dronesofhell.blogspot.com.
03:00 framework (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday 11pm.] The best from a world of field recordings, curated by Patrick McGinley. This edition features works from our upcoming fundraising release, framework:seasonal issue #7, winter 2014, which is dedicated to the memory of Joe Stevens. This week, tracks by Una Lee, Grant Finlay, Stéphane Marin, Masayuki Imanishi, Kate Carr, Ingenting Kollektiva, and Joe Stevens. Also recent sounds by Dallas Simpson, Mario J. Consunji, and Emanuele Cendron. Visit http://www.frameworkradio.net for more information and/or contact info@frameworkradio.net
04:00 Late Lunch With Out To Lunch (repeat)
Polemic, politics and music with Ben Watson. [Repeated Tuesday 4am.]
05:00 Black 2 Comm (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday 8pm.] A music radio show about connections, produced and presented by Paul Jackson. Each track connects to the following in a running order that switches between musical styles, dates and audio quality - often leading to unlikely musical pairings. Website: black2comm.com Twitter: @black2comm Facebook: facebook.com/black2comm... make the connection!
06:00 Talking Africa (repeat)
[Repeated from Thursday 1pm.] A magazine show covering African development issues hosted by Sonny Decker. Today: the state of affairs of Zimbabwe's main opposition party - the Movement for Democratic Change, in relation to the country's political future.
07:00 Radio Ecoshock
Global environmental news with Alex Smith. Visit http://www.ecoshock.org/ for more information. Contact radio@ecoshock.org.
08:00 The Relatively Good Radio Show (repeat)
[Repeated from Sunday 3pm.] Cousins Richard Guard and Anna Crockatt celebrate the capital's past, present and future in the show where everything is live. With regular guests Buffalo Bill, Alex The Greek and Mickey Science.
09:00 Clear Spot (repeat)
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] Cinema Nation: Michael and Phil look back at the main news items of 2015, including an interview with Ourscreen co-founder Ian Cartwright. Plus a look forward to 2015 in cinema across the UK.
10:00 A World in London with Cultural Co-operation (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 6.30pm.] A series exploring a world of music in London, presented by DJ Ritu and produced in collaboration with Cultural Co-operation. Tonight: The London Klezmer Quartet delve deep into the soulful music of Eastern European Jews, displaying their mastery of the genre with exuberant, passionate and accomplished performances. Visit www.culturalco-operation.org for more information.
11:00 Renaissance FM
Guest anchor Wezi Elliott presents live lutenists and other Early Music, with live guests. [Repeated Saturday 11am.]
11:30 L'alternative (repeat)
[Repeated from Wednesday 7.30pm.] Eleonore Desnos explores French audio oddities and delights "a la carte".
12:00 tbc
13:00 The Nest Collective Hour
An hour of contemporary folk music with Sam Lee, Ceri Wade and Jamie Doe. Visit http://www.thenestcollective.co.uk or https://www.facebook.com/thenestcollective for more information and/or contact sam@thenestcollective.co.uk. [Repeated Friday 8am.]
14:00 Wanted
Henry Scott-Irvine talks to a range of cultural and counter-cultural figures he has always wanted to meet. Visit http://procolbook.blogspot.co.uk/for more information. [Repeated Thursday 10am.]
15:00 Isotopica
Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko. Visit http://www.theculture.net/ for more information. [Repeated Friday 5am.]
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17:00 Down the Rabbit Hole
Katherine Woodfine, Melissa Cox and guests discuss children's literature. [Repeated Saturday 10.30am.]
17:30 Sonic Blind Dates
An experiment in shared listening, with Sophie Mallett: everything on the show is new to her ears, and hopefully to yours too. [Repeated Friday 10am.]
18:30 Out In South London
LGBT magazine show with live guests, reviews, news and music presented by comedian Rosie Wilby. Visit outinsouthlondon.wordpress.com for more information. We present the highlights of July’s ‘Queer’Say’ at the Canada Culture Space with the performances of Jasmine Ann Cooray, Nick Field and Cat Brogan and their interview with Rosie Wilby. [Repeated Sunday 10am.]
19:30 You've Been Enframed
Original soundscape composition by Andrew Ford. [Repeated Thursday 8.30am.]
20:00 Clear Spot
[Repeated Wednesday 9am.]
21:00 Six Pillars To Persia
An English language show with Fari Bradley focused on traces of the Persian Empire, contemporary Iranian, Middle Eastern and North African arts and culture. Today's guest is Tehran-based producer Siavash Amini, aka The Waterfront. Visit sixpillars.org for more information. [Repeated Thursday 4pm.]