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Broadcast Schedule

Wednesday, 21 April 2021 (provisional schedule)

The times are shown in British Summer Time, which is one hour ahead of UTC.

15:00 BST: Long-Form Foghorn #4 - Arrivederci Roma πŸ†•

Sounds linger longer in the fog.

'Arrivederci Roma' by Nilla Pizzi is found in the fog.



15:30 BST: Science and the Sea - Noisy Toadfish πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.

Sympathy for the male oyster toadfish...



15:32 BST: Tiny Red Dragons Radio #22 - The Shape of Jazz to Drum πŸ†•

Adventures in the musical wilderness.

The sounds of Borah Bergman & Hamid Drake, Buddy Rich, Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers, Joey Baron, Marc Copland, Drew Gress, Jack Dejohnette and more.



17:24 BST: Downtime

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Wednesday, 28 April 2021 (provisional schedule)

The times are shown in British Summer Time, which is one hour ahead of UTC.

15:00 BST: Funderground #10 πŸ†•

Kai Nobuko of the absurdist music reviews site Yeah I Know It Sucks leads you on an exciting journey through the underground of new music.



16:00 BST: Cliff Notes #9 πŸ†•

Concise features about Beachy Head and related areas.



16:02 BST: Phantom Circuit #325 πŸ†•

The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. phantomcircuit.com



17:32 BST: Science and the Sea - Glacial Tsunami πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.

Melting glaciers are a big problem...



17:34 BST: Downtime

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Recent Broadcasts

Wednesday, 14 April 2021

The times are shown in British Summer Time, which is one hour ahead of UTC.

15:00 BST: Funderground #9 πŸ†•

Kai Nobuko of the absurdist music reviews site Yeah I Know It Sucks leads you on an exciting journey through the underground of new music.

Music by Drew Fitzgerald, Demetri Martin, Party Boy Sings, Weird Paul and many more.



16:00 BST: Cliff Notes #8 πŸ†•

Concise features about Beachy Head and related areas.

Selected local news.



16:02 BST: Phantom Circuit #324 - Sunshine πŸ†•

The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. phantomcircuit.com

An extended edition, with music by BTB, Lim, C. Reider, Aysén, The Badgeman, Survey Channel, Rephazer, Jonathan Snipes, Bobuck, Peter Thomas, The Blue Wing Console, Cialyn, AK47, Kalashnikov, Viktor van River, Bob Lord, Isabelle de Funès, Prontaxan, AOTW, The Auroch, Radio Honolulu, Amongst the Pigeons, IQS, Hana & Dana, Whettman Chelmets, Teruyuki Kurihara and Ringhausen.



18:02 BST: Science and the Sea - Blue Dragon πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.

Blue dragons are among Nature's most efficient recyclers.



18:04 BST: Downtime

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Wednesday, 7 April 2021

The times are shown in British Summer Time, which is one hour ahead of UTC.

15:00 BST: Funderground #8 πŸ†•

Kai Nobuko of the absurdist music reviews site Yeah I Know It Sucks leads you on an exciting journey through the underground of new music.

Music by Stay Ali, Datacrashrobot, Rita Braga, Xqui, Neurosampler and many more.



16:00 BST: Cliff Notes #7 - Selected Local News for 7th April 2021 πŸ†•

Concise features about Beachy Head and related areas.

Selected Local News for 7th April 2021.



16:02 BST: Tiny Red Dragons Radio #21 - Voices Carry πŸ†•

Adventures in the musical wilderness.

Music from McCoy Tyner, Nicole Mitchell, Terry Riley, Luc Ferrari, Keiji Haino, Bobby Hutcherson, Susan Alcorn and many more.



18:00 BST: Science and the Sea - Stubborn Hurricanes πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.

The 2020 hurricane season was a mean one...



18:02 BST: Downtime

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Wednesday, 31 March 2021

15:00 BST: Funderground #7 πŸ†•

Kai Nobuko of the absurdist music reviews site Yeah I Know It Sucks leads you on an exciting journey through the underground of new music.

Music by Neil, The Doll, Car Sofa, The Minty-Uzz, Equinox and many more.



16:00 BST: Science and the Sea - "Gassy" Worms πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.

Some small worms may be doing the world a big favour.



16:02 BST: Phantom Circuit #323 - New Trips πŸ†•

The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. phantomcircuit.com

Music by Λένα Πλάτωνος, Sunwarper, Fastus, Ohsaurus, Dino Felipe & Toxic Chicken, Toxic Chicken, Kri Tik, Claude Perraudin, Whettman Chelmets, S.M. Nurse, Bridget Wishart & the Band of Doctors, Aoiroooasamusi, Die Selektion, Piero Umiliani, Cowboy Flying Saucer, Hypp Fractal, A Blaze Colour, Barbiero/Bocci and Absolute Elsewhere.



17:32 BST: Downtime

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Wednesday, 24 March 2021

15:00 UTC: Funderground #6 πŸ†•

Kai Nobuko of the absurdist music reviews site Yeah I Know It Sucks leads you on an exciting journey through the underground of new music.

Music by MC Driweave, Niobe, Francis Bebey, Scratch Pet Land, Fae & Seffi, The Caretaker and many more.



16:00 UTC: Cliff Notes #6 πŸ†•

Concise features about Beachy Head and related areas.

Selected local news.



16:04 UTC: Tiny Red Dragons Radio #20 - Gravity Tricks πŸ†•

Adventures in the musical wilderness.

Music from Fred Von Hove, Patricia Brennan, Ray Anderson, Adam Lane's Full Throttle Orchestra, Peter Brotzmann, Taylor Ho Bynum and many more.



17:57 UTC: Science and the Sea - Padre Island πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.

Padre is the longest barrier island in the world.



17:59 UTC: Downtime

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Wednesday, 17 March 2021

15:00 UTC: Phantom Circuit #322 - La Nuit Ouvre Ses FenΓͺtres πŸ†•

The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. phantomcircuit.com

Music by A Beautiful Idea, Hélène Grimaud, Information Ghetto, Script Kid, Morgen Wurde/Tis/Georges Emmanuel Schneider, Rantz, ~unune~, The Instant Automatons, Peter Thomas, AOTW, Emerald Suspension, Daniel Feuerriegel, Scream Time, Jabber, Jeanne Mas, Absolute Fantasy, MOC, Size, Nastrom and Watoo Watoo.



16:30 UTC: Science and the Sea - Blue Crab πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.



16:32 UTC: Funderground #5 πŸ†•

Kai Nobuko of the absurdist music reviews site Yeah I Know It Sucks leads you on an exciting journey through the underground of new music.

Funderground returns with a brand new edition. Music by The Caring Babies, Michel Bananes Jr., 8rolek, Dirt Complain, Yarhkob, Princess Julia and many more.



17:32 UTC: Downtime

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Wednesday, 10 March 2021

15:00 UTC: Cliff Notes #5 - Bulletin for Early March 2021 πŸ†•

Concise features about Beachy Head and related areas.



15:02 UTC: Funderground #4 (repeat)

Kai Nobuko of the absurdist music reviews site Yeah I Know It Sucks leads you on an exciting journey through the underground of new music.

Expand your mind, enlarge your taste and enjoy the ultimate fun mix!



16:02 UTC: Science and the Sea - Dark Fish πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.



16:04 UTC: Tiny Red Dragons Radio #19 - The Unbearable Largeness of Being πŸ†•

Adventures in the musical wilderness.

Music by The Jazz Composer's Orchestra, William Parker & The Little Huey Creative Music Orchestra, Human Arts Ensemble, Bill Dixon Orchestra and many more.



17:54 UTC: Downtime

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Wednesday, 3 March 2021

15:00 UTC: Phantom Circuit #321 - 3-2-1 πŸ†•

The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. phantomcircuit.com

Music by John Foxx & Louis Gordon, Dave Mono, Low Pass Killer, The Goodies, Veronica Green & ADJ, Blueonsilver, Michel Gonet, Gladbeast, Heavenchord, Heaven Deconstruction, Mathieu St-Pierre, Cardboards, Pink Industry, Cowboy Flying Saucer, Baird Hersey with Dave Liebman, Massimo Discepoli, Nautilus and Lab023.



16:30 UTC: Cliff Notes #4 - Upcoming events (repeat)

Concise features about Beachy Head and related areas.

News of forthcoming events.



16:32 UTC: Sieben's Magic Violin #1 πŸ†•

Matt Howden (aka Sieben) and Kev, his kevlar electric violin, share their favourite records - from prehistoric to popular, via post-punk.

Music by Coil, Gang of Four, Magazine, Cuckoo Clocks and more.


18:32 UTC: Science and the Sea - Retiring Rigs πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.



18:34 UTC: Downtime

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Wednesday, 24 February 2021

15:00 UTC: Phantom Circuit #320 - with a session by Letters from Mouse πŸ†•

The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. phantomcircuit.com

A session recorded for the show by Letters from Mouse plus tracks by Asmus Tietchens and Terry Burrows, In Vitro, Ted Atking & Alain Feanch, TABA, Blue Orchids, Skipism, The Little Hand of the Faithful, Nastrom, The Astral Dimension, Jumble Hole Clough, Toxic Chicken, Dead Can Dance, Ruth White, Simon Heartfield and The Residents.



16:30 UTC: Science and the Sea - Growing Island πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.



16:32 UTC: Tiny Red Dragons Radio #18 - Bass is the Place πŸ†•

Adventures in the musical wilderness.

Two hours of music from some of our favorite bassists: Junius Paul, Ron Carter, Ronnie Boykins, Dave Holland, Peter Kowald, Barre Phillips, William Parker, Sirone and many more.


18:20 UTC: Downtime

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Wednesday, 17 February 2021

15:00 UTC: Cliff Notes #4 - Upcoming events for Wednesday, 17 February 2021 πŸ†•

Concise features about Beachy Head and related areas.

News of forthcoming events.



15:03 UTC: Phantom Circuit #319 - Experiments πŸ†•

The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. phantomcircuit.com

Music by Langax, The Instant Automatons, an uncredited artist, Cacero Lazo, Harold Budd with Zeitgeist, Andrew Heath, NNYz?, Nicolas Tourney, Emerald Suspension, The Tenth Planet, Ralph Kinsella, Fa Le Brou, Whoknowswhocares, Fields Ohio, Runningonair, Cassilda and Carcosa, 0781KT, Harueda Mizu, Baradit and Ougenweide.



16:33 UTC: Science and the Sea - Birds in Peril πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.



16:35 UTC: Funderground #3 (repeat)

Eclectic adventures in music.

From pretty music, electronic bleeps, beats, tripped-out vocals, breakcore, to electro-acoustic, drone, noise and the whole adventurous spectrum of all that is between and beyond!



17:35 UTC: Downtime

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Wednesday, 10 February 2021

15:00 UTC: Funderground #2 (repeat)

Eclectic adventures in music.



16:00 UTC: Science and the Sea - Hairy Frogfish πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.



16:02 UTC: Tiny Red Dragons Radio #17 - Bring the Noise πŸ†•

Adventures in the musical wilderness.

Music by KK Null, Balazs Pandi, Incapacitants, F2RC, Dreamcrusher, Exo//Endo, Lasse Marhaug and more.


17:46 UTC: Downtime

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Wednesday, 3 February 2021

15:00 UTC: Phantom Circuit #318 - Midnight Stroll πŸ†•

The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. phantomcircuit.com

Music by Elsehow, Toffo, Lifecutter, Stud, Simon Heartfield, Sieben, Big Blood, Pablo Casares, Ioka, Gaye Su Akyol, A.L.O.N.E, Corsica Annex, Counter Silence, Tuxedomoon, Brioskj, Annette Hanshaw, Niteffect, Medicine Man and Quimper.


16:30 UTC: Science and the Sea - Melanoma Fighter πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.



16:32 UTC: Funderground #1 (repeat)

Eclectic adventures in music.

Music by Vlad Segal, Dino Felipe, Gabbi Fusco, Pollux and more.


17:32 UTC: Downtime

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Wednesday, 27 January 2021

15:00 UTC: Long-Form Foghorn #3 - Por Fin πŸ†•

Sounds linger longer in the fog.

'Por Fin' by Monica Boyar with the Jose Cortez Orchestra is found in the fog.



15:45 UTC: Science and the Sea - Living Fossils πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.



15:47 UTC: Tiny Red Dragons Radio #16 - Back & Forth πŸ†•

Adventures in the musical wilderness.

Jazz from Byron Allen, Cecil Taylor, Lester Bowie, Andrew Hill, Pharoah Sanders, Mary Halvorson and many more.


17:58 UTC: Downtime

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Wednesday, 20 January 2021

15:00 UTC: Phantom Circuit #317 - Entoptic Visions πŸ†•

The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. phantomcircuit.com

Music by Kid Mania, Shekuza, Headsnack & Primo Sol, Blessed are the Hearts that Bend, bl00dwave, Alfaluna, Michel Bernholc, David Boulter, Observation Point, AudioSyntx, Chelidon Frame, NNYz?, The Night Monitor, Ennio Morricone, Tusco, Laurent Fairon, Nico, Grey Frequency and Toxic Chicken.


16:30 UTC: Book Drop #2 - Their House πŸ†•

Readings from literature.

"Their House" by Charlotte Perkins Gilman.


16:54 UTC: Science and the Sea - Southern Orcas πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.


16:56 UTC: Downtime

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Wednesday, 13 January 2021

15:00 UTC: Phantom Circuit #316 - Un Pont de Musique πŸ†•

The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. phantomcircuit.com

Music by Point, Maria de Rossi, M / Robin Scott, Sophia Says, Cabaret Voltaire, Adonis Redux, Covolux, Art Zoyd, Strange Mutations, Secret Nuclear, Crisp Packet Jackets, Rephazer, Aleckat & Hynamo, Sun-Inside, Macerator and Michel Redolfi.


16:30 UTC: Tiny Red Dragons Radio #15: (Onward) Christian Marclay πŸ†•

Adventures in the musical wilderness.

Join us as we celebrate Christian Marclay's 66th birthday. Music from Christian Marclay, Elliott Sharp, Thurston Moore, Louis Sclavis, Hans Peter Kuhn, Jim O'Rourke, Melvin Gibbs, Mary Halvorson, Vernon Reid, Kim Gordon & many more.


18:11 UTC: Science and the Sea - Shared Heritage πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.


18:13 UTC: Downtime

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Wednesday, 6 January 2021

15:00 UTC: Phantom Circuit #315 - Tomcat Chip Ruin πŸ†•

The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. phantomcircuit.com

Phantom Circuit moves to a 90-minute format and fits in music by Notstandskomitee, Sieben, Sky Civilian, Strugatsky Brothers, William St Hugh, X.Y.R., Gritchouk, Francesca Heart, Al Nevins & His Orchestra, Yvonne Elliman, Whettman Chelmets, Princess Commodore 64, Max Kuiper, Elsehow, The Night Monitor, Niteffect, Jon Brooks, Studio112, Toxic Chicken and Hypocranusesent.


16:30 UTC: Book Drop #1 - Slyly Garbling and Cross-Purposing πŸ†•

Readings from literature.

"Slyly Garbling and Cross-Purposing" from 'I, Mary MacLane - A Diary of Human Days' by Mary MacLane.


16:53 UTC: Science and the Sea - Jellybeans on a Reef πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.


16:55 UTC: Downtime

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Saturday, 2 January 2020

A short, additional broadcast, mainly for test purposes.

01:15 UTC: Long-Form Foghorn #2 - Silent Night, Hallowed Night (repeat)

'Silent Night, Hallowed Night' (1905) by the Haydn Quartet is found in the fog.


01:45 UTC: Science and the Sea - Oh Poo (repeat)

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.


01:47 UTC: Downtime

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Wednesday, 30 December 2020

15:00 UTC: Phantom Circuit #314 - Half a Christmas (repeat)

The radiophonic programme of strange and wonderful sound waves. phantomcircuit.com

Music by YY, David Boulter, Oberlin, Incentive, Petunia-Liebling MacPumpkin, Jodie Lowther, Kiwii, Ioka, Gilroy Mere, Ivano Pecorini, Men's Chamber Choir of Sofia, Bloom de Wilde, Lone Cosmonaut, Colin Stevens, Rephazer, The Moog Machine, Yaka-Anima, Japan, Swinging Buildings, The Nightowl Sings, Stefano Pasqualin, Carya Amara, Coro Anthèa & Renzo Vigagni, Marie Keyrouz, The Tax Exiles, The Comsat Angels, Ron Zakrin, Blessed are the Hearts that Bend, Hard Corps and Pat Prilly & Harry Breuer.


17:00 UTC: Tiny Red Dragons Radio #14: Merzbirth πŸ†•

Adventures in the musical wilderness.

A birthday celebration for Masami Akita, including Merzbow's collaborations with Genesis P-Orridge, Mike Patton, Keiji Haino, Boris, Thurston Moore, Jazzkamer, & more.


18:56 UTC: Science and the Sea - Oh Poo πŸ†•

Marine science topics in an engaging two-minute story format.


18:58 UTC: Downtime

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