Schedule

00:00 on air

The Late Edition

Join Monocle’s editors and guests drawn from our unrivalled pool of international commentators, analysts and experts to unpack the issues dominating the day’s agenda. From diplomatic wrangles and border disputes to big business and frontline politics, this is the programme you need to hear to make sense of a dynamic and sometimes volatile world.

00:20 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 00:24:09Those Guys From AthensBurnin' Up
  • 00:29:54CorineIl Fait Chaud
  • 00:32:40PRETTYMUCHTeacher
  • 00:35:27Ace of BaseLife Is a Flower
  • 00:39:18Vasco VideoSomebodyThat I Used To Know
  • 00:43:30RegardRide It
  • 00:47:46Emi MeyerParaiso
  • 00:51:56L'ImpératriceSome Paradise
  • 00:56:10BreakbotBe Mine Tonight (feat. Delafleur)
01:00 on air

Monocle on Design

Everything you need to know about the world of design, from furniture to fashion and craft to architecture. Expect fresh stories, new finds and designers and all the latest news from the world’s most exciting studios.

01:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 01:31:31Chaka KhanLike Sugar
  • 01:35:34Malika AyaneTre cose
  • 01:40:36Carly Rae JepsenSummer Love
  • 01:45:22Felix SandmanMood For You
  • 01:47:54Cecilia StalinAfro Blue (Roots)
  • 01:52:14Cocktail MartinoE la chiamano estate (feat. Federico Straga)
  • 01:55:25AuroraThe River
02:00 on air

The Entrepreneurs

Monocle 24’s weekly tour of the most inspiring people, companies and ideas in global business, whether they are starting from scratch, reinvigorating the family firm or developing new technology.

02:30 on air

The Menu

Our guide to the world of food, drink and entertaining, The Menu serves up interviews with the world’s most creative chefs, introduces the makers behind the scenes and the ingredients that will soon be landing on your restaurant table.

02:40 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 02:42:45Pink MartiniLilly
  • 02:45:24Dua LipaFuture Nostalgia
  • 02:48:27JonesMelt
  • 02:52:01The CardigansMy Favourite Game
  • 02:55:42Girl RayShow Me More
03:00 on air

In Focus

Discover the extraordinary role that Japan plays in driving innovation and improving lives in cities and societies around the world. Join us as we meet the inventors and inspirational figures at the heart of these stories of progress in technology, sustainability, inclusivity and establishing global benchmarks.

03:15 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 03:16:38ChromaticsTOY
  • 03:20:07MaysaBe There
  • 03:23:38Zara LarssonLove Me Land
  • 03:28:13MetronomySalted Caramel Ice Cream
  • 03:31:39The XXChained
  • 03:34:25Nao YoshiokaLiberation
  • 03:38:42Nova MillerMi Amor
  • 03:43:52Kate RyanDésenchantée
  • 03:47:33Pet Shop BoysMonkey Business
  • 03:50:45Lianne La HavasRead My Mind
  • 03:55:44Hayden James & NaationsNowhere To Go
04:00 on air

The Big Interview

Long-form conversations about the lives and careers of the world's leading and most exciting names from the worlds of art, design, literature, politics, business and food. We hear from the masters themselves, about their art, their craft, their secrets and successes.

04:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 04:32:11Calvin HarrisFeels (feat. Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry & Big Sean)
  • 04:35:55Gregory PorterMovin'
  • 04:40:43GaiaChega
  • 04:45:40Vincent BuenoAlive
  • 04:48:43YunaLive Your Life
  • 04:51:55ReykoSpinning Over You
  • 04:55:04Bleu ToucanLes eaux de Naples
05:00 on air

Meet the Writers

Want to know more about the authors behind your favourite books? Tune in to discover the methods of – and inspiration behind – some of the world’s most exciting writers. Every Saturday, Georgina Godwin hosts an in-depth discussion with the person behind the prose.

05:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 05:30:50Jeanne AddedMutate
  • 05:35:37GossipGet Lost
  • 05:39:40Chloe x HalleDo It
  • 05:44:26JalooCira, Regina and Nana ft. Lucas Santtana
  • 05:48:10Parov StelarKiss Kiss
  • 05:52:16Wincent WeissHier mit dir
  • 05:55:25NightbirdeIt's Ok
06:00 on air

The Entrepreneurs

Monocle 24’s weekly tour of the most inspiring people, companies and ideas in global business, whether they are starting from scratch, reinvigorating the family firm or developing new technology.

06:10 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 06:12:00GungunA Beached Whale
  • 06:15:48Vitaa & SlimaneÇa va ça vient
  • 06:19:18Quiet Nights OrchestraSwell
  • 06:24:59Lucie VagenheimManque d'audace
  • 06:28:09Cathy ClaretSolita por el mundo
  • 06:33:23Sophie Ellis BextorMusic Gets the Best of Me
08:00 on air

Monocle Weekends

10:00 on air

The Stack

Essential listening for anyone who cares about what they read – and how they read it. The Stack is Monocle’s take on the world of print, focusing on everything from the glossiest fashion title to the grittiest newspaper.

10:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

11:00 on air

The Urbanist

With an influential audience of city mayors, urban planners and architects, this is Monocle’s guide to making better cities, be it new technology, state-of-the-art subways or compact apartments. Nominee in the Smartest Podcast category of the 2019 British Podcast awards.

11:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

12:00 on air

The Foreign Desk

​Presented by ​Andrew Mueller, Monocle 24’s flagship global-affairs show features​ expert guests ​and in-depth analysis of the big issues of the week. Winner in the ‘best current affairs’ category of the 2018 British Podcast awards.

12:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

13:00 on air

Monocle on Design

Everything you need to know about the world of design, from furniture to fashion and craft to architecture. Expect fresh stories, new finds and designers and all the latest news from the world’s most exciting studios.

13:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

14:00 on air

Meet the Writers

Want to know more about the authors behind your favourite books? Tune in to discover the methods of – and inspiration behind – some of the world’s most exciting writers. Every Saturday, Georgina Godwin hosts an in-depth discussion with the person behind the prose.

14:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

15:00 on air

The Entrepreneurs

Monocle 24’s weekly tour of the most inspiring people, companies and ideas in global business, whether they are starting from scratch, reinvigorating the family firm or developing new technology.

15:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

16:00 on air

The Big Interview

Long-form conversations about the lives and careers of the world's leading and most exciting names from the worlds of art, design, literature, politics, business and food. We hear from the masters themselves, about their art, their craft, their secrets and successes.

16:30 on air

Global Music

18:00 on air

The Stack

Essential listening for anyone who cares about what they read – and how they read it. The Stack is Monocle’s take on the world of print, focusing on everything from the glossiest fashion title to the grittiest newspaper.

18:30 on air

Global Music

19:00 on air

The Chiefs

Tyler Brûlé is joined by an array of C-suite leaders – including the CEOs of major airlines and those at the helm of national broadsheets, humanitarian institutions and mammoth retail operations – in one-to-one long-form interviews. Do you want to know how the finest global businesses are successfully navigating a course through times of crisis? Then join Monocle’s editor in chief and a stellar cast of chief executives for practical advice on steering companies towards secure and profitable futures.

19:30 on air

Global Music

20:00 on air

The Foreign Desk

​Presented by ​Andrew Mueller, Monocle 24’s flagship global-affairs show features​ expert guests ​and in-depth analysis of the big issues of the week. Winner in the ‘best current affairs’ category of the 2018 British Podcast awards.

20:30 on air

Global Music

21:00 on air

Monocle on Culture

Robert Bound and his guests discuss what has piqued their interest in our one-stop shop for lively reports and in-depth interviews on the newest and finest in art, film, books and the media business.

21:30 on air

Global Music

23:00 on air

The Bulletin with UBS

Delivering insights into the people, places and products shaping the financial week ahead. Hear from the finest minds and freshest thinkers as they take you beyond the numbers and the hype to get to the heart of the day’s big issues.

23:15 on air

Global Music

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