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Rhythm Passport PodcastLatest: Sat, 2017-04-29 20:49

Listen to Rhythm Passport on Air and travel through a music Schengen area where no border control, fence or wall will halt the free movement of sound. Rhythm Passport (www.rhythmpassport.com) is...

Hackney GlobetrotterLatest: Fri, 2017-04-28 19:10

In his weekly show on SOAS Radio, Russ Jones plays a world beat mix up, covering everything from Cumbia to Soukous, gypsy , latin hip hop, reggaeton, dubstep, raverton, afro beats, vintage classics...

Disco UnusualLatest: Fri, 2017-04-28 16:36

Music to make you feel happy, music to make you feel sad. A weekly show dedicated to bringing you choice morsels from a mix of sounds. Soul, synth grooves, more recent party music, and a whole lot...

A World In LondonLatest: Fri, 2017-04-28 00:44

DJ Ritu, pioneering international turntablist & BBC Radio presenter, hosts/produces A World in London at SOAS Radio, University of London, and at Resonance 104.4FM. In the ‘90s she co-founded...

MADERA VERDE on SOAS RADIOLatest: Thu, 2017-04-27 13:59

In this monthly show, Madera Verde talks to luminaries currently shaping the World Music 2.0 musical landscape. A veteran of the UK club + festival scene and currently running his new venue LOUIE...

SOAS Concert SeriesLatest: Mon, 2017-04-24 12:28

With an ever-growing popularity and profile, the Concert Series at SOAS has established itself as the place to go for some of the most interesting and varied multicultural music in London today, with...

Furniture MusicLatest: Sun, 2017-04-23 13:13

Furniture Music is not simply background music. As Brian Eno said, it is a kind of music that allows any position in relation to it. Music you could slip in an out of. But also, music that shapes...

Nehera SoundsLatest: Wed, 2017-04-19 20:19

Nehera Sounds brings you music from across the globe from a new region, genre or featured artist. Every Episode will take a journey through music to hear the stories, histories, spiritual and...

Bang Bang Bang De Qiao Men Sheng 梆梆梆的敲门声Latest: Wed, 2017-04-12 21:06

Bang Bang Bang De Qiao Men Sheng (梆梆梆的敲门声), hosted by DJ Qiu, showcases popular and underground contemporary Chinese music.

Songs from Southeast AsiaLatest: Sun, 2017-04-09 19:12

Thant Sin and Almira travel across Southeast Asia to bring to you a unique collection of popular songs with each episode focusing on one country from around the region, from the classics to the...

Radio GumboLatest: Wed, 2017-04-05 17:17

Radio Gumbo: Radio Gumbo is a musical stew made with a melange of music from the tunefully diverse state of Louisiana, USA and surrounding areas. Now being served on SOAS Radio by musician and DJ...

Point Of DepartureLatest: Fri, 2017-03-31 15:35

MovimientosLatest: Fri, 2017-03-31 07:41

Movimientos showcases an alternative view of Latin American music and culture and explores the depths of the London/UK Latin and global music scene. DJ Cal Jader brings the tunes with an across the...

The Bleak Chic ShowLatest: Tue, 2017-03-28 18:00

Expressions of disenfranchised urban cultures; we’ve got Punk and Hip-Hop and a spattering of other genres such as techno, grunge and psychedelia. Anything provocative and anything made by those...

The Bungalow Road Jazz ShowLatest: Fri, 2017-03-24 16:24

Encompassing the marabi, kwela and jive of mid-twentieth century urban South Africa, the Jazz- in- exile of the 1960s and 1970s, and the new wave of musicians in the twenty years of post-apartheid...

Space or Dinosaurs: Music for Deep-ThinkersLatest: Wed, 2017-03-08 12:44

Drone, doom, psychedelic, free jazz, electronic, soul, hip hop and the occasional dirge-y mystical jam: If it's heavy, it's welcome. Take an hour and lean back with your headphones for an exploration...

The Bungalow Road Electro ShowLatest: Fri, 2017-02-03 13:08

'Democratic South Africa is 20 years old. There are 11 official languages, a vast array of cultures and traditions and… the biggest market of electronic house music in the world! As a result, a...

SOAS Wednesday SessionsLatest: Wed, 2017-01-18 13:51

Every Wednesday the SOAS Radio team come together to play you their favourite tracks from all genres, eras, places - there's a new theme each week, so tune in for some early evening fun!

Rita's World - SOAS RadioLatest: Fri, 2017-01-13 15:22

African, Latin and World beats presented by DJ Rita Ray. Rita Ray is a club and radio DJ who plays the global musical spectrum. She played a big part in revitalising the African music scene in...

Under-KLatest: Wed, 2016-12-21 15:02

Delve into the vastness that is Korean music. Under-K will take you into the depths of Korean underground music ranging from Hip Hop to Rock, Electro to RnB. So hop on and enjoy the ride.

Spinning HourglassLatest: Mon, 2016-11-28 14:55

The last decade has seen an increase in vinyl sales as consumers look to connect with music through a tangible experience. This show focuses mainly on music that has been reissued and or compiled on...

British Asian Music SeriesLatest: Fri, 2016-11-25 18:01

DJ Isuru presents In depth interviews with key artists and pioneers of the Asian Underground and Bhangra scenes in the UK.

Gugak SoundsLatest: Mon, 2016-11-21 14:35

안녕하세요, my name is Dami, and I'm a SOAS music student specialising in Korean music. The programme I'm presenting is part of a series that will encourage and inform people who don't know...

Rich Mix RadioLatest: Tue, 2016-11-15 17:26

WOMAD FestivalLatest: Fri, 2016-11-04 18:06

Tash_LCLatest: Fri, 2016-10-14 18:06

Tash_LC is our newest resident DJ for Wednesday Live!

SpecialsLatest: Sun, 2016-07-10 12:00

The MOGA Highlife Half-HourLatest: Wed, 2016-05-18 19:30

This show will showcase the best in dance-band Highlife, a sound that originated in Ghana and spread to a number of neighbouring countries. The popular sound cemented itself in the late 1950's as the...

Exploring Cambodian Traditional MusicLatest: Tue, 2016-03-15 18:33

Exploring Cambodian Traditional Music” accompanies the listeners to a virtual journey to the undiscovered and fascinating world of Cambodian traditional music. The exploration of different Khmer...

Untempered GroovesLatest: Fri, 2016-03-11 19:01

Welcome to Untempered Grooves – the show that brings you grooves you may not have heard of, courtesy of record shops in London (and occasionally other places too). Some grooves will make you...

WhirldfuzzzLatest: Wed, 2015-11-04 18:21

Whirldfuzzz is a new show brought to you by Sheila Divine and Tallulah Magoo. Bringing you our discoveries of rock n roll and guitar music over the past 50-60 years from all around the world!...

AcademicLatest: Tue, 2015-10-13 14:38

UncoveredLatest: Tue, 2015-06-16 19:09

Ah, where is that sample from? This question shall bug us no more! Uncovered plays you samples and covers and shows their musical journeys and connections around the globe. It's hosted by Miia, who...

Behind the MusicLatest: Thu, 2015-06-11 22:00

Behind the Music Performers of the world class bands performing in the SOAS Concert Series talk to Behind the Music, play their favourite tracks, share thoughts on their musical inspiration and...

SOAS Radio LiveLatest: Thu, 2015-06-11 16:24

BibimbapLatest: Thu, 2015-05-28 14:01

Dub StationLatest: Thu, 2015-03-26 17:45

Hot Dubplates in proper Sound System style, presented live by Steve Rogers. A DJ and MC from South London, Steve Rogers is one of the founder members of University of Dub, England's biggest Dub...

Caipirinha Appreciation SocietyLatest: Wed, 2015-03-11 17:29

The best in Brazilian music broadcast from Rio and London. Brought to you from two continents, the Caipirinhia Appreciation Society (MdC Suingue and Kika Serra) cover the latest records from...

SoulariumLatest: Wed, 2015-03-11 15:41

Welcome to the world of sunshine, we are Leo and Sinead two good friends with a love of Soul Music. Old and New, we will start off with some classics but will be playing you some more contemporary,...

Ed Emery's Revolutionary Radio ShowLatest: Fri, 2014-12-12 02:48

This radio show is revolutionary. Revolutionary because my records go round and round, mostly at 33rpm. Revolutionary because music and song circulate - they go round and round - and that is the...

Le Bon BeatLatest: Wed, 2014-11-26 23:21

Explicit "Le Bon Beat" is a french hiphop podcast hosted by Vincent from Montpellier and produced by Drew Salida. Focused on quality french beats and rhymes, past and present, taking you on a...

Get in The GrooveLatest: Thu, 2014-08-07 14:21

Get In The Groove London Direct From London town, a show made by" diggers" for "diggers" and international "vintage" music enthusiasts. Hosted By Yvan Serrano Fontova aka Dj Healer Selecta...

Ghetto LoungeLatest: Wed, 2014-04-02 17:18

London based Japanese DJ, Koichi Sakai, presents the very best in Soul, Jazz, Funk, Reggae, Latin and Afrobeat, navigated in Japanese on the Ghetto Lounge instalment on SOAS Radio. Ghetto Lounge...

Reggae CornerLatest: Tue, 2014-03-18 19:45

Chill out with some mellow reggae or daring dancehall in the Reggae Corner. Chilli plays New Skool and Old Skool Reggae and Dancehall music from the vibrant island of Jamaica! Freddie McGregor, Beres...

Jewish Music Institute ShowLatest: Tue, 2014-03-18 19:39

Seoul SystemLatest: Thu, 2014-03-06 02:21

Bringing you the best in Korean hip-hop and R'n'B. Kwon and Sebastian play the hottest new tracks, from the classics from the still relatively young Korean hip-hop scene, and to the underground...

LadylandLatest: Tue, 2014-02-25 17:41

Step into Ladyland, the musical equivalent of brunch with the girls. Alex and Nazli present you with the finest tracks from inspirational ladies all around the world, both old and new! Each episode...

MogaDiscoLatest: Wed, 2014-02-05 19:54

MogaDisco comprises of four musical collectors, all with a passion for the sounds of Africa. Having put on a number of successful nights in London & Manchester we are bringing our collection to...

SuperfryLatest: Mon, 2014-02-03 17:32

Ever wondered where you can eat ramen in London, or what Japanese people eat during Christmas and at New Year? Did you know "all-you-can-drink" exists in Japan? Have you questioned the existence of...

Rock'n'RollaLatest: Wed, 2014-01-29 16:58

"Rock is so much fun"- Jimi Hendrix If you enjoy all sorts and kinds of rock music then this is the right show for you! You are about to have the treat of your life as Rock'n'Rolla, aka Iliana...

Yalla Bina!Latest: Wed, 2013-11-13 14:41

Yalla bina! Come and explore the music and culture of Palestine and the surrounding area with me on my year abroad in Nablus. I'm not going to lie to you - I'm no expert, and that's why I want you to...

Bagpipes GaloreLatest: Thu, 2013-05-09 00:04

130 Bagpipes to discover…. Presented by Cassandre Balosso-Bardin, a musician and SOAS research student, Bagpipes Galore will take you far into the world of bagpipes, dedicating every episode of the...

Sema SasaLatest: Wed, 2013-05-01 16:57

DeeKay and Bwana Rob are SOAS students with a passion for radio, and Swahili too! They are proud to present the first Swahili language show to be broadcast on SOAS Radio. Sema Sasa is an up-beat show...

NordoramaLatest: Fri, 2013-03-22 14:26

I'm Harvey Bruce. Nordorama is, admittedly by default, the premier Nordic music show in London - dedicated to uncovering artistic innovation and tradition from this incredibly diverse and creative...

Tokyo SoundscapeLatest: Tue, 2012-12-11 18:18

New pop, sounds and beats from Japan with Rory Steele and Chris Roaf Rory and Chris presents a guided through the wide and crazy world of Japanese music, playing classic hits as well as the latest...

Last Train to BelgradeLatest: Thu, 2012-12-06 22:18

The Last Train to Belgrade is a show exploring the many different musical strands that have emerged from the Balkan region. We particularly love traditional Romany music, with its fast-paced...

DivercityLatest: Fri, 2012-07-27 17:45

Divercity transmits from Soas Radio and is hosted by the Freedom Teacher KMT. KMT specializes in UK black/urban music fusing African, Hip-Hop, R’n’B, Dance Hall, Soul, Broken Beats, World, He...

Africa BeatLatest: Wed, 2012-07-18 15:48

News, music, and interviews from Portuguese speaking Africa, presented by Armando Conte. A radio and TV veteran in his native Guinea-Bissau, Armando Conte presents an intriguing hour of music,...

Electronic IdeologiesLatest: Tue, 2012-06-26 21:43

Electronic Ideologies hosted by Rob Khan supports some of the most forward thinking music on the planet from dubstep to future garage to glitchy hip-hop, experimental beats and beyond. You can also...

The Lost Property OfficeLatest: Fri, 2012-06-01 05:10

Welcome to the SOAS Lost Property Office, where the mysterious, bizarre and just plain lost items end up. Guiding his guests through the miscellanea of misplaced is Peter Baran, who shares an office...

Bollywood BeatsLatest: Mon, 2012-03-19 15:14

A Bollywood Society SOAS Production; Please listen with a sense of humour. Our intention is to make you laugh; talk about our beloved Bollywood and of course play you some AWESOME music Enjoy and...

New York City RamblingsLatest: Tue, 2012-03-06 02:00

A decade-by-decade musical journey through one of the most multicultural and highly populated places on earth. Join Harvey Bruce as he spins you the scene-shattering hits and lost obscurities that...

Wake the TownLatest: Thu, 2012-02-09 20:45

Whether you are looking to go beyond the Bob Marley recordings that everyone knows, or you are are a fanatical studio one record collector, this show is for you! Each episode will be exploring...

Anatolian PopLatest: Sun, 2012-01-08 14:16

“Maddening Music from the Homeland!” The chimes of freedom that rocked the entire world in the 60s also created a deep impression on Turkish culture. While the crazed movement reflected upon...

Exile RadioLatest: Fri, 2011-12-09 01:11

Exile radio is brought to you by Mark Greenfield and Drew Salida from Sephardic Flamenco group Los Desterrados. Their last album ‘Miradores’ won them a nomination for best group in the Songlines...

Listen LocalLatest: Mon, 2011-11-07 18:40

Listen Local is a radio show that is anything but conventional. Part documentary and part music show, Listen Local aims to seek out London's lesser known musicians who have a passionate commitment to...

Technically ClassicalLatest: Wed, 2011-09-21 12:55

Traditionally classical music would appear to be grounded in rigid and long-established methods of writing. More and more new composers are breaking the mould and using technology to introduce new...

Radio FavelaLatest: Mon, 2011-08-22 20:45

SOAS Archive ShowLatest: Fri, 2011-06-17 19:50

Re-discovering recordings from the depths of the SOAS Music Department archives, SOAS Archive Show takes you every week to a different corner of the world through fantastic music collections. Each...

Aswat-Al-FanLatest: Sun, 2011-03-13 02:00

A show dedicated to Arabic music, with each episode focuses on a specific region, genre or personality. Presented by Khyam Allami.

Inquilab RadioLatest: Wed, 2011-03-09 20:46

Inquilab Radio showcases the best of Pakistani music, follow Mariam and Usman as they look at all genres, from Sufi Rock to Eastern fusion, from Taqwa Core to Eastern Classical. Inquilaab is an...

Rhythms of ResistanceLatest: Mon, 2010-06-28 03:00

China AloudLatest: Mon, 2010-03-15 02:00

China Aloud is a podcast that showcases contemporary chinese music to the english speaking audience. Every episode of the programme features music tracks from chinese artists, complemented with...

David PrestLatest: Wed, 2010-03-10 02:00

David Prest has been involved in broadcasting for many years. He is best known as a feature and documentary maker, and has won an extraordinary three Sony Gold awards for his work in the field. For...

BaramLatest: Thu, 2009-11-19 02:00

Bringing music from Korea to the anglophone world. Baram (Korean for ‘wind’, or 'wish') is an English-spoken programme presenting traditional and contemporary Korean music, showcasing all that...

Radio SOSLatest: Wed, 2009-08-05 03:00

DJ Ed's Radio SOS is a little musical message in a bottle, or it's digital equivalent. Each episode is a collection of sounds from around the world chosen with some message or meaning in mind that...

Vaisnava VaniLatest: Wed, 2009-06-17 03:00

Vaisnava Vani offers the perspectives of the “Hare Krishnas”, or Gaudiya Vaisnavas, to everyone, through transcendental music, philosophy, and culture. The Hare Krishna movement was founded over...

African EssenceLatest: Sun, 2009-04-26 12:54

DJ Debbie and Anne Wanjie present a wide range of music from Africa and the wider diaspora. Debbie Golt and Anne Wanjie bring their extensive radio experience from the legendary gaialive.com,...