Monocle Radio

About

Monocle 24 is our round-the-clock global radio station, featuring live shows and podcasts covering news, foreign affairs, business, culture, design, urbanism, food & drink, print media and more. We also have a playlist to accompany you day and night, often augmented by live sessions hosted at Midori House.


Watch our film to find out more

Tune In

How to listen

  1. Listen live on monocle.com
  2. Download our free Monocle 24 iPhone app
  3. Search for 'Monocle' in your favourite podcast player (find us on iTunes, SoundCloud, Spotify and many others)
  4. Our Revo radios have one-click access to Monocle 24

The presenters

Find out more about the voices behind the mic at Midori House and in our bureaux around the world.

The Urbanist with

Andrew Tuck

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Andrew Tuck is Monocle’s editor and a regular voice on Monocle 24. He is the host of The Urbanist, our weekly show about what makes cities work – or fail. Andrew is also the regular sparring partner to Robert Bound every Sunday on The Monocle Weekly and a regular contributor to our news programmes.

Monocle on Culture with

Robert Bound

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Robert Bound presents Monocle on Culture every week, showcasing the best in art, music, film, books and media as well as playing host to The Sessions at Midori House, the home of live music on Monocle 24. He also hosts live shows throughout the week and Sunday’s Monocle Weekly with Andrew Tuck. Robert has been writing about culture for Monocle since its launch. He previously worked in television production and development for ITV and Channel 4.

The Menu with

Markus Hippi

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Before moving to London, Markus Hippi woke up his nation as a breakfast presenter on Finnish television. At Monocle, as well as presenting regular news programmes, he cooks up weekly show The Menu: 30 minutes of great food, drink and hospitality around the world.

Monocle's House View with

Tom Edwards

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Tom Edwards is the executive producer of Monocle 24. Before radio, Tom worked at The Independent newspaper in London. You can hear him present The Bulletin with UBS, The Briefing, The Globalist and Monocle’s House View, as well as regular outside broadcasts when M24 takes its shows on the road.

The Stack with

Tyler Brûlé

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Monocle's editor in chief Tyler Brûlé can be heard across most of our flagship daily programmes (he rather enjoys getting up early to do The Globalist as he lives three blocks from the office) and is the main presenter of the weekly print-media review programme The Stack. On the road more than 200 days a year, Brûlé often shows up in our Tokyo and Hong Kong bureaux to offer comment on media, aviation, urbanism and retail stories.

The Foreign Desk with

Andrew Mueller

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Andrew Mueller is the host of The Foreign Desk on Monocle 24, a contributing editor to Monocle magazine and writes on various subjects for publications around the world. Born in Australia, he has reported from more than 80 countries and is the author of three books.

The Monocle Minute with

Ben Rylan

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Ben Rylan presents Monocle 24’s daily news bulletin The Monocle Minute. With a sharp eye for movements in the entertainment world, he can often be found wandering the halls of film festivals and industry trade events throughout Europe. Prior to arriving at Midori House he was producing nightly television on Australia’s SBS network and bidding good morning to listeners of Melbourne radio.

The Atlantic Shift with

Tomos Lewis

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Our bureau chief in Toronto presents music on The Pacific Shift. Tomos has worked for BBC News in Washington, covering the 2012 election campaign for Welsh-language audiences in Wales, and is a graduate of the University of St Andrews in Scotland and Columbia University in New York. Previously he has lived and worked in Lebanon and India.

The Globalist with

Emma Nelson

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Emma Nelson is a London-based presenter and reporter. Her television work includes time at BBC World News, where she was a correspondent, BBC National News and BBC London. Emma and Monocle 24 chanced upon each other when she lived next door to Midori House and wandered round to offer the broadcasting equivalent of a cup of sugar.

Monocle Weekends with

Nancy Durham

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Canadian journalist Nancy Durham has covered the world as both radio reporter and video journalist, reporting from locations such as China, Africa and Iraq. In 2003, Durham decided to plant a lavender field high in the hills of Wales to see if the plant might grow in the challenging climate. It did, and she now runs Wales' premier lavender farm.

The Globalist with

Tadhg Enright

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Tadhg Enright is first and foremost a consumer, business and economic journalist but from the studios at Midori House he gets to spread his wings and cast an eye over world affairs and culture stories, too. A Dubliner by birth and Londoner by adoption, Tadhg can be heard mostly on The Globalist.

The Entrepreneurs with

Daniel Bach

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Daniel Bach is a presenter and producer across Monocle 24’s daily news programmes and hosts our flagship business show The Entrepreneurs – a weekly tour of the most inspiring people, companies and ideas in global business. You can also hear him as a regular host on Midori House and The Briefing. Before moving to London he worked as a producer and news reader for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in Toronto.

Monocle on Design with

Josh Fehnert

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Josh Fehnert presents Monocle On Design, a weekly 30-minute show devoted to showcasing the best in the worlds of design, architecture and fashion. Josh has worked at Monocle for the past five years and is in charge of the magazine's food and travel coverage. In 2016 he edited The Monocle Guide to Drinking & Dining. Josh regularly contributes to Monocle's films, radio shows and print publications and his monthly beat covers everything from attending trade shows to editing travel guides.

Meet the Writers with

Georgina Godwin

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Georgina Godwin is from Zimbabwe, where she was well known for her work as a primetime host on radio and television before being exiled to London. She is now Monocle 24’s books editor and presents The Continental Shift and Monocle Weekends, in which she talks to a variety of authors and artists as well as introducing new music.

The Stack with

Fernando Augusto Pacheco

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Fernando Augusto Pacheco is Monocle 24’s culture correspondent. From Eurovision to magazines from around the globe, Fernando loves anything related to pop culture. Fernando can be heard talking with the world’s best magazine editors on The Stack and, as our resident Brazilian, he is also on hand to discuss Latin American stories on air.

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