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The Atlantic Shift plays a selection of the finest music from all over the world, handpicked for you by Monocle's editorial team. From Williamsburg to São Paulo, spend your day tuned to Monocle 24.

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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21 Apr 2015
00:29:45

The Briefing - Tuesday 21 April: 

We learn about the fate of the jailed former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi, discover why Venezuela is in China's pocket and get the latest on the Mediterranean migration crisis.

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21 Apr 2015
00:58:52

The Globalist - Tuesday 21 April: 

We look at the launch of Politico in Europe, hear from the Asian-African Business Summit in Indonesia and Monocle’s transport editor questions the future of the jumbo jet.

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21 Apr 2015
00:15:00

The Monocle Arts Review - Music: Nick Luscombe: 

Broadcaster and music aficionado Nick Luscombe takes us on a harmonic trip of Japan where he’s sourcing some of the country’s best sounds. There is music from Tatsumi – a skateboarding monk making electronica from his monastery bedroom – Shinakosei, a tea-oil farmer brewing up some heady beats, and some haunting polyrhythms from Cuushe.

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20 Apr 2015
01:00:00

The Monocle Daily - Monday 20 April: 

We discuss Greece’s Golden Dawn party, China-Pakistan trade relations, the foreign affairs of Argentina and Syrian intelligence links with France. Plus we meet Wendy Goodman of ‘New York Magazine’ and review the day’s Asian newspapers.

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20 Apr 2015
00:28:35

Culture with Rob Bound - Is acoustic on its way out?: 

To answer this week’s question on Culture, we discover the ‘yaybahar’ – a new acoustic instrument from Istanbul that sounds electronic – we speak to oboe makers Howarth of London, piano-making masters Steinway & Sons and a woman in San Francisco who makes instruments out of whatever she can get her hands on.

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20 Apr 2015
00:30:00

Midori House - Monday 20 April: 

After the weekend’s boat disaster in the Mediterranean, officials from 28 nations hold an emergency meeting to discuss the crisis. We discuss how the EU might handle the increasingly desperate situation. Plus France’s new anti-racism law and Queen Elizabeth II’s 89th birthday - with no sign of retirement imminent.

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20 Apr 2015
00:30:00

The Briefing - Monday 20 April: 

We look at the Italian media’s reaction to last weekend’s migrant disaster in the Mediterranean, learn about the new US defence secretary’s interest in Silicon Valley and look back at Monocle’s Quality of Life conference in Lisbon.

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20 Apr 2015
01:00:00

The Globalist - Monday 20 April: 

We hear who’s taken the top spot in Finnish politics with the weekend's election result, learn how the arrest of former IMF chief Rodrigo Rato will affect wider Spanish politics and hear about freedom of speech from the president of PEN International, John Ralston Saul.

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20 Apr 2015
00:15:00

The Monocle Arts Review - Art: Francesca Gavin: 

Journalist and curator Francesca Gavin discusses French conceptual artist Pierre Huyghe’s upcoming rooftop installation at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, a new show in Nottingham, England, curated by American conceptual artist Glenn Ligon, and Gallery Weekend Berlin – one of the leading events for contemporary art in Germany.

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19 Apr 2015
00:16:50

The Bulletin with UBS - The price of success: 

In a special edition of the programme Paul Donovan, UBS global economist and author of new book ‘The Truth About Inflation’, explains how investors can make better decisions to achieve the real returns they need.

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19 Apr 2015
00:52:42

The Monocle Weekly - Creative Freedoms: 

Andrew Tuck and Tom Edwards meet PEN International president John Ralston Saul to discuss freedom of expression, learn how to make films in one of the toughest environments on earth with Farida Pacha, and hear from art-rock icon Thurston Moore about his latest collaboration with Christian Marclay and The Vinyl Factory.

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18 Apr 2015
00:15:00

The Sessions at Midori House - Larkin Poe: 

We welcome Larkin Poe into the studio to play tracks from their recently released album 'Kin' and for a chat with Andrew Mueller.

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