"An hour of strangeness... ear-shattering, mind-stretching music, or noise, whichever you prefer. John Cage would have loved it" - The Independent. Hosted by John Wild and " "[sic] Tim Goldie. Visit Abject Blog for more information. [Repeated Thursday 4.30am.]
Soundhub brings together a diverse range of music creators based at LSO Soundhub to talk all things composition. Tonight: music inspired by science, with Darren Bloom and Rob Szymanek. [Repeated Thursday 8am].
A special café, The Dragon Café, located just yards from the Resonance studio, runs every Monday. What makes it special? It has a particular interest in mental health and attracts fascinating folk through its doors. Learn more about this unique experiment happening right here, right now. For more information visit this website. [Repeated Sunday 7am.]
Today: Artists Nicolas Brooks, Ariane Schick, Christian Newby, and curators Nicola Wright and Claire Craig talk about their new exhibition Art and Chips at the MOT Project Space in Hackney. [Repeated Wednesday 9am].
Will Luscombe explores classic recordings of all kinds from a trenchantly philosophical perspective. Tonight hear elegantly layered patterns from Planetary Assault Systems, a statement of intent from Dancehall emcee Spragga Benz, and nascent jungle from Gappa G & Hyper Hypa. [Repeated Friday 2am.]
A radio series about "how U fit into world power" by Sofa Gradin, PhD student in international politics. Today: Seeing Zambia from England. Visit wurldpowur.wordpress.com for more information. [Repeated Thursday 10.15am.]
Five part magazine show made by nine Year 3 (eight year old) pupils at Whytemead First school in Worthing, West Sussex. Today: a rare interview with Yon Dan, the school karate teacher. “Exactly as funny and bewildering as children are. A great project.” - Miranda Sawyer, The Observer. [Repeated Thursday 10am.]
European Coldwave from the late 1970s and early 1980s, curated by Flora Pitrolo and Giuseppe Mistretta. Presented by Flora Pitrolo. Visit http://acolderconsciousness.tumblr.com/ for more information. [Repeated Saturday 6am.]
New time slot for July! Topical English/Hindi magazine show presented by journalist Rakesh K. Mathur. [Repeated Sunday 8.30am.]
Adventures in radio art. Today: Martin Williams's reflections on the closure of the Islington Green book shop from 11 February 2003. [Repeated Sunday 4pm.]
Marysia Trembecka talks about creativity - her own and others' - and offers tips on how to keep being inspired and moving forward. With guests singer Earl Okin on developing audience charm; and publicist Ryan Lock on being your own publicist. [Repeated Friday 9am].
Join Dave Pickering on his journey to get better acquainted with the people he knows. There are lots of shows about famous people. This is a show about the rest of us. Today Dave talks to his mum. For more information visit gettingbetteracquainted.co.uk [Repeated Friday 10pm.]
With Morgan Quaintance. An in depth interview based programme featuring international contemporary artists as guests. Today: Morgan talks to JD Samson, radical feminist and lead singer of the band MEN, and Seth Bogart connoiseur of trash, bandleader and head provocateur of Hunx and His Punx. Visit www.studiovisitshow.com for more information. [Repeated Saturday 11am.]
Live, leftfield fiction with prodigious author-in-residence Frank Key. Visit http://hootingyard.org/ for more information. [Repeated Monday 8am.]
Promos and new releases spun and sometimes speared by Johnny Seven. "I want your bedroom tapes... if you've recorded a song using nothing more than an elastic band, some biscuit tins and a stylophone I want to hear it! Send it to Pull the Plug, Resonance 104.4fm, 144 Borough High Street London SE1 1LB or email an mp3 to email@example.com. I might even listen to it." [Repeated Sunday 2am/]
Opera singer Richard Scott explores opera through the prism of various themes - politics, power, greed, the abominable, magic, lust, comedy. Today: Richard talks to the creatives behind Secret Cinema about their new opera, The Ballad of Skinny Lattes and Vintage Clothing. He is also joined by the composer Llewelyn Ap Myrddin, to talk about his upcoming opera, The Crocodile. [Repeated Tuesday 10am.]
Audio recipes designed to spice up life from the mysterious Mama Dolores. [Repeated Tuesday 6am.]
From 2006 - Caroline Kraabel's weekly walk through London with child, saxophone and mobile phone.
[Repeated from Monday 8.30am.] Alex Fitch explores the art and culture of comics and graphic novels with practitioners worldwide. Today: cartoonists David Shenton and Sina Sparrow. Visit http://panelborders.wordpress.com/about/ for more information.
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 12noon.]