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The Pacific Shift

The Pacific Shift brings you music from around the Pacific Rim, Asia and beyond. J-pop, K-pop, T-pop and more, Monocle is the soundtrack to your day by the Pacific.

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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3 May 2015
00:28:52

Asia Pac Unwrapped - Asia's new low-cost, high-quality airport: 

We delve into the world of art investment with our Hong Kong bureau chief Aisha Speirs and the senior vice president of Christie's auction house. In Thailand Nolan Giles investigates the dining options at extraordinary new retail behemoth EmQuartier and Kenji Hall touches down in Tokyo to explore a new low-cost airport terminal that comes with a high-class design aesthetic.

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3 May 2015
00:17:00

The Bulletin with UBS - Default lines: 

Appraising the progress of technical negotiations with Greece and assessing how the pace and substance of the talks to date is shaping the possibility of a workable solution, of a potential default, or even of a euro exit.

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3 May 2015
01:00:00

The Monocle Weekly - A matter of choice: 

Tom Edwards and Andrew Tuck meet philosopher Julian Baggini to discuss whether we have any control over free will, journalist and academic Brian Cathcart retraces the steps of the industry’s first scribes and Heidi Blake talks about the scandal of Qatar's journey to hosting the World Cup.

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3 May 2015
00:30:00

The Big Interview - Lynsey Addario: 

Monocle editor Andrew Tuck meets the award-winning photographer Lynsey Addario. Tune in to hear one of the sharpest eyes in the field discuss a career documenting life, death and conflict as she reflects on the great risks and rewards of photojournalism.

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2 May 2015
00:28:40

The Recap - News and analysis highlights: 

A look back at the week’s live news and discussion programmes here at Monocle 24, including Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe’s visit to the US, riot and violence in the city of Baltimore and the fall of Saigon 40 years on.

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2 May 2015
00:28:38

The Foreign Desk - Modi: one year on: 

As Narendra Modi completes a year in office, Monocle’s Steve Bloomfield is joined by Milan Vaishnav and Shashank Bengali to discuss where the world's largest democracy is today.

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2 May 2015
00:28:33

The Stack - Praising print: 

Tyler Brûlé and Rob Orchard of ‘Delayed Gratification’ review some of the magazine-stand’s very best, the mixed fortunes of Finland's print industry plus David Plaisant speaks in praise of ‘Il Sole 24 Ore’ supplement ‘IL’.

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2 May 2015
00:56:53

The Curator - Highlights from Monocle 24: 

The fine art of urban preservation in Lisbon, Australia's magazine sensation ‘Dumbo Feather’, Italy's iconic lighting brand Flos and founder of cyclewear success story Rapha.

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2 May 2015
00:15:50

The Sessions at Midori House - Calexico: 

Joey Burns, lead singer of Tucson-based band Calexico plays stripped-back songs from the group's brand new album ‘Edge of the Sun’ and chats to Tom Hall about what being an Americana band really means.

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1 May 2015
01:00:00

The Monocle Daily - Friday 1 May: 

We look at the state of Spanish party Podemos, meet the author of ‘Scientific Babel’ and review the Asian newspapers.

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1 May 2015
00:28:35

The Menu - The perfect loaf: 

We discover new ideas at Horeca food and hospitality expo in Beirut, take lessons from master baker Éric Kayser and examine how Michelin stars change Brazil’s restaurant landscape.

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1 May 2015
00:30:00

Midori House - Friday 1 May: 

As the UK election nears, Andrew Mueller joins Mary Dejevsky and Raffaello Pantucci to ask whether a frontrunner could emerge next week. Also, Ukraine’s high hopes of joining the European Union have been put on ice again and what's got Airbus embroiled in a German spy row?

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