Renowned Australian soundtrack theorist Philip Brophy presents 90 minutes of loud and luscious soundtrack dynamite! Across 13 episodes, he covers five strains of film music: Electronic Soundscapes; Big Beat Jive; Hard Rock Freak-Out; Funked-Up Grooves; and Atomic Atonality. In all cases, great tracks that speak for themselves! Episode 6: Easy Sexy Listening (part 1). [Repeated Sunday 2.30am.]
Soundhub brings together a diverse range of music creators based at LSO Soundhub to talk all things composition. Tonight: Robert Szymanek talks to composer Mark Darvill Evans about the impact of digital technology in contemporary composition. [Repeated Thursday 8am].
Eleonore Desnos explores continental oddities and delights "a la carte".
Naked Short Club Fund-Raising Special. [Repeated Wednesday 9am.]
A new series. The Vegan Option offers science, stories, and analysis from vegan perspectives. Presented by long-term vegan, biochemistry PhD, and former London Underground busker Ian McDonald, each show takes particular story, finds the experts, and takes a range of perspectives. [Repeated Friday 7.30am.]
Mark Aitken examines a photographer, a single photo, or a period of work through a subtext of sounds, words and music. [Repeated Sunday 10am.]
A Colder Consciousness: Dark, dystopian, sentimental synthetica from the early 1980s. Flora Pitrolo sifts through the shadowy undersides of the synthwave archive, playing minimal synth, darkwave, coldwave, dark disco and other handpicked melancholy analogue offerings, with occasional guests. Visit http://acolderconsciousness.tumblr.com/ for more information. [Repeated Thursday 5am.]
Topical English/Hindi magazine show presented by journalist Rakesh K. Mathur. Today: Nazish Khan and Bernie C Byrnes on the controversial play "Pole Factor". [Repeated Monday 6.30am.]
[Repeated from Sunday 11pm.] The best from a world of field recordings, curated by Patrick McGinley. Tonight: work by Jonas Gruska, Sebastiane Hegarty, Douglas Benford, Maile Colbert, Aino Tytti, Andrew Cromar, Martin Back and a framework introduction recorded by Ian-John Hutchinson. Visit http://www.frameworkradio.net for more information and/or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko. Visit http://www.theculture.net/ for more information. [Repeated Friday 5am.]
Henry Scott-Irvine plays half an hour of non-stop covers of Barrett Strong's famous Motown hit 'Money', 55 years old this week, as part of our fundraiser. Plus a preview of tonight's Five Bands For A Fiver at The 12 Bar Club. [Repeated Thursday 10am.]
Global environmental news with Alex Smith. Today: Voices in a Fog. Dr. Thomas Peterson from World Meteorological Assoc. talks on the science of extreme weather events, including record rain in the UK. And Jonathan Bates, co-author of "Paradise Lot" talks about permaculture on a small lot in New England.Visit http://www.ecoshock.org/ for more information. Contact email@example.com. [Repeated Thursday 6am.]
[Repeated from Wednesday 3.30pm.] An exploration of current affairs and new technology presented by the award-winning journalist Peter Warren, editor of Future Intelligence and chair of the Cyber Security Research Institute.
Topical literary discussion with Wendy Jones. Angela Flanders of the rather magical shop, Angela Flanders Perfume in Columbia Road, London, talks about the alchemical process of making perfume. [Repeated Wednesday 6am.]
[Repeated from Wednesday 6.30pm.] A music series presented by Sarah Fok of Cultural Co-operation, the arts and education charity that seeks to create cross-cultural bonds bonds via cultural practice. Tonight: World City Live is delving deep into its hefty archives to bring you 25 years of acoustic treasures over a 4 part series.Visit www.culturalco-operation.org for more information.
[Repeated from Monday 8pm.] The Art Monthly Talk Show. Matt Hale's guest is Bob Dickinson, who discusses his feature Art and Unemployment.
[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.
[Repeated from Saturday 2.30pm.] Jude Cowan Montague, Rob Edwards and guests discuss and creatively respond to news making and international stories. Today: An episode focused on armed violence with an interview with Iain Overton, the Director of Policy and Investigations for the charity Action on Armed Violence (AOAV) and sound artist Jo Thomas who was commissioned to write a composition for the show.
[Repeated from Thursday 1pm.] A magazine show covering African development issues produced by Bellsman Media and the Africa Centre, hosted by Sonny Decker. This week Sonny discusses challenges to the operation of Civil Society organisations in West Africa with Jimm Chick Fomunjong, Communications and Information Assistant at The West Africa Civil Society Institute in Ghana.