Five Favorites from WOMAD 2017

The SOAS Radio dream team ventures to yet another WOMAD Festival - Charlton Park, and brings you the finest SOAS Radio approved highlights of the world's biggest World Music Festival 2017.

Tuesday, 22/08/2017

Dami in the Studio


SOAS Radio Resident Interviews – Dami Eniola aka Gugak Sounds

We had the great pleasure of chatting with Dami Eniola, who talked about her SOAS Radio show Gugak Sounds. There are over four seasons of curated Korean traditional music, featuring old favourites and new interpretations of the genre.

Thursday, 27/07/2017


SOAS Radio Resident Interviews – Russ Jones aka Hackney GT

We caught up with Russ Jones (AKA Hackney Globetrotter) who has been with us for over a decade. He talks us through what has changed in this time, both within the studio and in London's club scene, which he's been avidly involved in since the 80s.

Thursday, 11/05/2017


World Radio Day 2017 – a recap!

On Friday the 10th of February academics, development organisations, and local stations came together for London's premier celebration of World Radio Day hosted by SOAS Radio in conjunction with C4D and the Centre of African Studies. This was the sixth World Radio Day hosted by SOAS Radio with both new and familiar faces joining us in the Brunei Gallery. The Radio Fair was buzzing with excitement and the Radio Garden added an interactivity to the fair that allowed people to tune into...

Friday, 24/02/2017