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The Continental Shift

The Continental Shift is where our editors bring you three hours of curated music from Europe and beyond, with nu-disco from Oslo, jazzy soul from Stockholm and cutting-edge sounds from London.

Daily shows

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The Globalist: 

News and comment from Europe, the Middle East and beyond.

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Midori House: 

The agenda from Monocle's editors and correspondents.

Weekly shows

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Section D: 

A review of design, architecture and craft.

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The Urbanist: 

What makes cities tick, from city hall to the suburbs.

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The Menu: 

Monocle's guide to food, drink and entertaining.

Weekend shows

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The Curator: 

The best of the week on Monocle 24, compiled into one show.

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The Stack: 

The people and players shaping the future of print media.

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The Recap: 

Catch up with all of the week's big stories.

Latest episodes

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26 May 2015
01:00:00

The Globalist - Tuesday 26 May: 

We analyse Indian prime minister Narendra Modi’s first year in office and look at the significance of the Arctic Challenge Exercise where more than 100 US and European fighter jets have begun training near the Russian border. Plus, we get the latest business stories from Paris and meet the team behind Portugal’s national carrier TAP.

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26 May 2015
00:15:00

The Monocle Arts Review - Music: Luke Turner: 

Luke Turner, associate editor at ‘The Quietus’, sits down with Andrew Mueller to discuss three new music releases. Up for discussion are Mbongwana Star’s ‘From Kinshasa’, Holly Herndon’s ‘Platform’ and Algiers’ new self-titled ‘LP’.

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25 May 2015
00:55:47

The Monocle Daily - Monday 25 May: 

The Tunisian government wants the world to know that the shooting at an army base was not terrorism. But are the tourists listening? And more bad news for BlackBerry as market share falls to below one per cent. Plus, Israel’s former prime minister heads to prison and we leaf through a new book on the fascinating history of hair removal.

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25 May 2015
00:29:12

Culture with Rob Bound - Where did all the good adverts go?: 

As AMC’s ad drama ‘Mad Men’ draws to a close, Robert Bound asks: “Where did all the good adverts go?” He speaks to Peter Mead, chairman and founder of Abbott Mead Vickers; Richard Brim, executive creative director at Adam and Eve DDB; writer and broadcaster Sam Delaney; and cultural commentator Peter York.

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25 May 2015
00:30:00

Midori House - Monday 25 May: 

Mary Dejevsky and Phil Clark discuss the day’s main stories including the surprise results in Polish and Spanish elections, the latest developments in Burundi and why China organises prison tours for government officials.

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25 May 2015
00:30:00

The Briefing - Monday 25 May: 

We asses the latest from Iraq following prime minister Haider al-Abadi’s statement that the city of Ramadi could be taken back from Isis within days and as the last results from Spain’s disputed local elections are coming in, we ask if the country is entering a new political era. We also review the best from Cannes and Eurovision.

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25 May 2015
01:00:00

The Globalist - Monday 25 May: 

We’re live in Poland where we assess the results from the second round of presidential elections. Plus: we get the latest business stories from Moscow and review the day’s front pages with Darren McCaffrey.

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25 May 2015
00:15:00

The Monocle Arts Review - Photography: Kathlene Fox-Davies: 

Art consultant and dealer Kathlene Fox-Davies provides snapshots of some of this month’s photography exhibitions in London. We explore the limitations of photography in Clare Strand’s latest show at the Grimaldi Gavin gallery, look at the photographic record of Frida Kahlo’s wardrobe and investigate Austrian artist Ernst Haas’s previously unseen images of London.

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24 May 2015

Asia Pac Unwrapped - Japan makes tracks : 

As a surprising number of think-tanks pop up across China we discuss what might be behind the government’s new venture. We also take a look at a new regional rail project in Japan and explore the sticky business of investing in Indonesian infrastructure.

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24 May 2015
00:15:00

The Bulletin with UBS - Bubble trouble: 

Is it time to regulate against market bubbles? We consider potential measures and explore the possible risks of over-regulation.

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24 May 2015
01:00:00

The Monocle Weekly - Walk this way: 

Robert Bound and Tom Edwards talk it like they walk it with poet Simon Armitage, experience a musical epiphany or two with editor of ‘The Wire’ music magazine Tony Herrington and learn how to clone a mammoth with evolutionary molecular biologist Beth Shapiro.

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24 May 2015
00:30:00

The Big Interview - Jonathan Meades: 

Monocle’s culture editor Robert Bound meets the writer, essayist and auteur Jonathan Meades. Hear this unique critical voice reflect on reviewing restaurants, appraising architecture and assessing what the audience really wants.

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