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.]
A magazine show covering African development issues produced by Bellsman Media and the Africa Centre, hosted by Sonny Decker. Professor Akosua Adomako Ampofo, Director of the Institute of African Studies at the University of Ghana discusses what is referred to as "African Culture and Traditions"; and political economist Professor Patrick Bond, University of Kwazulu-Natal, talks about the late South African President Nelson Mandela. [Repeated Friday 7am.]
Staff of Rough Trade Shops share a unique selection of vinyl and compact discs pulled from the week's new releases: careful consideration is given to the ears of Rough Trade acolytes and Resonance listeners alike. Visit http://www.roughtrade.com/ for more information. [Repeated Saturday 6am.]
N.N. Dee and guests talk about a subject dear to all our hearts... work and workplaces. [Repeated Saturday 7.30am and Monday 4.30pm.]
[Repeated from Monday 4.30pm.] Alex Fitch explores the art and culture of comics and graphic novels with practitioners worldwide. Visit panelborders.wordpress.com for more information. Alex Fitch explores the art and culture of comics and graphic novels with practitioners worldwide. Today: Alex talks to graphic novelist Chris Kent about his pair of self published books Medusa and The Golem, rendered using traditional fine art techniques. Visit panelborders.wordpress.com for more information.
Join Robin The Fog as he digs up a plethora of inspirational, aspirational and instructional recordings of highly dubious vintage and embarks on a cut-and-paste odyssey that is by turns amusing, absurd and, on at least one occasion, almost unbearable. Essential listening for adolescent salespeople seeking holiness or anyone trying to give up smoking on the moon.
[Repeated from Friday 5pm.] An off-grid guide to dreaming homeplaces, the Radio Dreaming series whisks you over limestone hills, fragile boglands and into honeycomb caves to encounter an inspirational mythology of voices, dreams and traditional Irish music. Created by Claire Coté (New Mexico) and Anna Keleher (Devon).
[Repeated from Wednesday 8pm]. "Redefining the limits": Diana Mavroleon is in conversation with musician and composer Simon Thacker, showcasing his monumental debut album "Rakshasa," featuring the new line up of the Svara-Kanti Ensemble.
[Repeated from Tuesday 9.30pm]. Soundhub brings together a diverse range of music creators based at LSO Soundhub to talk all things composition.
[Repeated from Tuesday 1pm.] Global environmental news with Alex Smith. Today: an update on Fukushima plans to flood Pacific with radiation. And Gerri Williams interviews activists fighting foreign-owned plan to pollute pristine N. Minnesota - a case study for struggles all over the world. Visit http://www.ecoshock.org/ for more information. Contact email@example.com.
[Repeated from Saturday 1.30pm.] Classic Congolese dance music of the two Congos with Vincent and Koffi. Visit http://www.nostalgieyamboka.net for more information.
[Repeated from Tuesday 10.30pm.] Mike Harding interviews Katja Seltmann with Irene Moon about insect harmonics.
[Repeated from Friday 12 midnight.] Ambient music for the wee hours, selected by Miguel Santos.
[Repeated from Sunday 11pm.] The best from a world of field recordings, curated by Patrick McGinley. Tonight: work by Mountain Black, Christopher DeLaurenti, James Bailey, Daniel Kordík, Tom Hatcher, and Rachel McGrother. Visit http://www.frameworkradio.net for more information and/or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
[Repeated from Monday 6.30pm.] Join anarchic London-based New York comic Lewis Schaffer and co-host New Yorker Lisa Moyle as they bring the world to Nunhead and take Nunhead to the world. Today's special guest is comedian Richard Herring. With music from Dulwich Ukulele Club.
[Repeated from Wednesday 10pm.] Anarchist perspectives with Yodet Gherez and Donnacha DeLong. Turn on, tune in and kick off! Tomorrow's show will look back at Dublin 100 years ago when the working class were starving as the 1913 Dublin Lock-Out was in full force. Visit http://thecircleda.com for more information.
[Repeated from Monday 10.30pm.] New electronic music, house and techno. Tonight: Daf and Sally from the band Dana Kunze play a mix of the weird and wonderful, includingThe Flying Lizards, Goat amidst much festive cheer! Visit http://thegravyboat.tumblr.com/ for more information.
The world's best new electronic dance music - from electronica to jazz and beyond - with Nick Luscombe. Visit flomotionradio.com for more information. [Repeated Thursday 1am.]
60 minutes in the eye of a radiophonic vortex - hosted by the Band of Holy Joy. Visit http://www.bandofholyjoy.co.uk/ for more information. [Repeated Tuesday 2.30am.]