00:02 on air

The Pacific Shift

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  • 00:02:12MullallyShe Don't Know Me
  • 00:05:30Kita AlexanderDamage Done
  • 00:09:25Jordan RakeiNerve
  • 00:13:21London GrammarBig Picture
  • 00:17:542PMA.D.T.O.Y.
  • 00:26:05Peg ParnevikAin't No Saint
  • 00:29:08Calvin HarrisSlide (feat. Frank Ocean & Migos)
  • 00:32:59Samantha JadeOnly Just Begun
  • 00:36:57Black CoastEnough (feat. M. Maggie)
  • 00:40:32GFriendRough
  • 00:45:08DNCEBody Moves
  • 00:48:59Anna KänzigDrive All Night
  • 00:52:54Saint MotelMy Type
  • 00:56:15Louis The ChildLove Is Alive (feat. Elohim)
01:02 on air

The Entrepreneurs

In a technology industry obsessed with artificial intelligence and augmented reality, one of the most exciting sectors involves foam and springs. Start-ups are shaking up the once-sleepy sector of making and selling mattresses. But with competition through the roof, who will become the industry leader? We sit down with James Cox, co-founder of London mattress company Simba.

01:30 on air

The Pacific Shift

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  • 01:32:40Dua LipaLost In Your Light (feat. Miguel)
  • 01:36:01MinzySuperwoman
  • 01:39:28MoseekElliott
  • 01:42:47HarperNo Love in the Jungle
  • 01:48:02TobtokFast Car (feat. River)
  • 01:51:28The Precious Lo’sMore Than Friends
  • 01:55:18The FlightsHelp Me Remember
02:02 on air

Section D

A special report from the halls of this biannual design fair in Paris. We hear from managing director Philippe Brocart and pick out some fine finds from Begg & Co, Marimekko and Kristina Dam.

02:30 on air

The Pacific Shift

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  • 02:34:13Erik HassleMissing You
  • 02:37:06KeshaHymn
  • 02:40:33Ex ReyesOnly You
  • 02:43:49Charli XCXBoys
  • 02:48:14Maroon 5Sugar
  • 02:52:10Namie AmuroGolden Touch
  • 02:55:45JonesIndulge
03:02 on air

The Urbanist

When Hurricane Harvey struck Houston, no one could have predicted the level of destruction it caused. As floodwaters retreat and rubble is lifted, we shine the spotlight on this city and the way urban areas can start to heal after the grieving is done.

03:30 on air

The Pacific Shift

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  • 03:31:26GrimesEasily
  • 03:34:28joanLove Somebody Like You
  • 03:38:17Fear of Dawn feat. BoswellAlright
  • 03:42:43EXIDNight Rather Than Day
  • 03:48:04CHVRCHESWarning Call
  • 03:52:33CHEN, HEIZE & VIBELil' Something
  • 03:55:48Nall and Lui PengI Still Wonder
05:02 on air

The Sessions at Midori House

American musician Courtney Marie Andrews is a self-confessed workaholic. The 26-year-old has already written and recorded six albums and isn’t set to slow down anytime soon. She plays live for us in the Midori House studios and chats to Andrew Mueller.

05:15 on air

The Pacific Shift

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  • 05:19:02FlumeNever Be Like You (feat. Kai)
  • 05:22:53Years & YearsGold
  • 05:26:31BLACKPINKPlaying With Fire
  • 05:29:45FlorrieToo Young to Remember
  • 05:33:37SACHIHold On
  • 05:36:33Kumi KodaDance In The Rain
  • 05:39:47Parov Stelar feat. Graham CandyThe Sun
  • 05:43:57FLETCHEROver My Head
  • 05:48:36Wonder GirlsDraw Me
  • 05:52:31Bruno MarsThat's What I Like
  • 05:56:01BanksGemini Feed
06:02 on air

Meet the Writers

Sofi Oksanen is a Finnish and Estonian novelist and playwright. Winner of the Finlandia prize and known as the greatest voices of her generation at home, Oksanen gained international recognition through ‘Purge’, a book that is also a play, a film and an opera. Her fifth novel, ‘Norma’, looks at the global exploitation of women told through the eyes of a girl with magical hair. She talks to Georgina Godwin about her latest book, as well as her journey so far.

06:30 on air

The Pacific Shift

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  • 06:31:07Wincent WeissMusik Sein
  • 06:34:18LordeSupercut
  • 06:38:57JannikeInto the Sun
  • 06:42:20Dusky GreyCall Me Over
  • 06:47:00Dua LipaBe the One
  • 06:50:23SHINeeThe Reason
  • 06:54:39MUNAI Know A Place
07:00 on air

The Globalist

How healthy is trade within the EU and where is it headed post-Brexit? Plus: how Donald Trump will be received in hurricane-lashed Florida and a look at the shortlist for this year’s Man Booker prize.

08:02 on air

The Continental Shift

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  • 08:05:21YunaBest Love
  • 08:10:16Yasutaka NakataCrazy Crazy (feat. Charli XCX)
  • 08:14:01Tokio HotelFeel It All
  • 08:17:58TWICETT
  • 08:22:16Nights with You
  • 08:25:29Girls' GenerationMr. Mr.
  • 08:29:21JOYI'm OK (feat. Lee Hyun Woo)
  • 08:32:29Thomas RhettI Feel Good
  • 08:35:31Chelsea LankesHome
  • 08:38:45Germein SistersNice To See You
  • 08:43:56Christine and the QueensiT
  • 08:47:37Clazziquai ProjectDateline
  • 08:51:27KeshaLearn To Let Go
  • 08:55:12Oh WonderLifetimes
09:02 on air

The Stack

We take stock of two magazines that show the virtues of going deep rather than wide when it comes to subject matter: first with travel and then with flowers. Plus: a look ahead to this year’s Stack Awards.

09:30 on air

The Big Interview

CNN’s senior international correspondent Clarissa Ward talks to Monocle’s Christopher Lord about her fascinating career. From her early days as an intern in CNN’s Moscow bureau to reporting undercover from Syria, Ward has seen it all and continues to believe journalism can give a voice to those caught on the frontline.

10:02 on air

The Ten

A fast-paced daily news-and-views show packed with insight and opinion from Monocle's editors, live in our Midori House studios, from our global bureaux and on the road. Snappy analysis of the headlines and a glance at some offbeat stories you might have missed, guaranteed every weekday.

10:30 on air

The Continental Shift

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  • 10:31:00Julien DoreLe lac
  • 10:35:07LovelyzNow, We
  • 10:38:37StellarSting
  • 10:42:18Fickle FriendsGlue
  • 10:48:11HurtsRolling Stone
  • 10:52:029MUSESDRAMA
  • 10:55:10SOHNConrad
11:02 on air

The Cinema Show

Step inside the Venice International Film Festival as we discover how the prestigious Golden Lion is awarded with the help of jury member David Stratton and, from the Horizons section, Mark Cousins. Plus: a review of the other festival winners and a look back at classic thriller ‘Don’t Look Now’.

11:30 on air

The Continental Shift

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  • 11:31:13EXIDUp & Down
  • 11:34:28Imagine DragonsI'll Make It Up To You
  • 11:38:58FrancesFire May Save You (Cesare Remix)
  • 11:43:55Love x StereoLemon Spark
  • 11:48:26Carly Rae JepsenFirst Time
  • 11:51:53ExoLucky One
  • 11:55:46Got7Never Ever
12:00 on air

The Briefing

Trump and the Democrats are edging closer to a plan on what to do with children of illegal immigrants born in the US, but no one seems to be able to agree on what was agreed. We also assess Jean-Claude Juncker’s grand plan for Europe, discuss Hillary Clinton's new book and ask whether airlines are streamlining check-in for customer convenience or just to save money.

12:30 on air

The Continental Shift

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  • 12:31:07The WeekndI Feel It Coming (feat. Daft Punk)
  • 12:35:32Hailee SteinfeldMost Girls
  • 12:38:52PowersBeat of My Drum
  • 12:42:14HaimWant You Back
  • 12:47:06LissieFurther Away (Romance Police)
  • 12:51:22SnakehipsDon't Leave (Feat. MO)
  • 12:55:00LANYGood Girls
13:02 on air

The Foreign Desk

As the violence against the Rohingya continues to intensify in western Myanmar and Aung San Suu Kyi remains defiantly silent, what is really happening inside the country and when is it time for the international community to step in?

13:30 on air

Culture with Robert Bound

We take a look at what we might be listening to, watching and reading this autumn. Robert Bound is joined in the studio by John Mitchinson, co-founder of Unbound, broadcaster and DJ Georgie Rogers, and Tim Robey, film critic for ‘The Telegraph’.

14:02 on air

The Atlantic Shift

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  • 14:02:02Brendan MacleanHouse of Air
  • 14:06:03Namie AmuroRed Carpet
  • 14:09:56AlmaChasing Highs
  • 14:13:13BaioPHILOSOPHY!
  • 14:16:21GoldfrappAnymore
  • 14:21:43SigridPlot Twist
  • 14:25:20DragonetteLonely Heart
  • 14:29:11NeikedCall Me (feat. Mimi)
  • 14:32:24Avec SansHeartbreak Hi
  • 14:35:39Saint MotelMy Type
  • 14:39:13f(x)4 Walls
  • 14:44:09Midnight to MonocoOne Way Ticket
  • 14:48:01FoxesAmazing
  • 14:55:49FormationA Friend
15:02 on air

The Bulletin with UBS

What’s at stake in this month’s German federal election – for the country, for European institutions, for investors and for the world?

15:15 on air

The Atlantic Shift

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  • 15:20:10Moon TaxiTwo High
  • 15:23:43O'SpadaTen Strikes
  • 15:28:45MinzySuperwoman
  • 15:32:17RosannaWaterfall
  • 15:35:45Pilgrim
  • 15:39:40EkkahSmall Talk
  • 15:44:30Avi on FireWin
  • 15:47:15The Precious Lo's & Tyler SmithWithout You
  • 15:51:58Hunter HuntedReady for You
  • 15:55:35Dua LipaLost In Your Light (feat. Miguel)
16:02 on air

The Menu

What Mexican chef Martha Ortiz wants to make the world understand about her country’s food, what the greatest dining institutions in São Paulo have in common, plus a Portuguese wine region that deserves more attention.

16:30 on air

The Atlantic Shift

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  • 16:33:15MullallyShe Don't Know Me
  • 16:36:36ParadisChacun Pour Soi
  • 16:41:20Die LochisLieblingslied
  • 16:44:18ShakiraMe Enamoré
  • 16:49:31Linnea KrepperColor Me Blue
  • 16:52:51AliifeTLM
  • 16:56:11Erik HassleMissing You
18:00 on air

Midori House

Analysis of the day’s top news with Andrew Mueller, Florence Biedermann and James Rodgers. Topics for discussion include immigration in the US, Russian wargames, the independence of Kurdistan and the future of Europe.

18:30 on air

The Atlantic Shift

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  • 18:31:33Julia MichaelsIssues
  • 18:34:28Charli XCXBoys
  • 18:37:17RonikaPrinciple
  • 18:40:57Julien DoreCoco Câline
  • 18:44:49GladesHer (Loving You)
  • 18:48:25Oh WonderHeavy
  • 18:51:39SHINeeLucky Star
  • 18:55:08Leon ElseThe City Don't Care (feat. Oliver)
19:02 on air

The Urbanist

We speak to the co-author of ‘The Public Wealth of Cities’ to find out about boosting prosperity in our urban centres. Plus: we head to East London to discover a rooftop dwelling disguised as a warehouse air duct.

19:30 on air

The Atlantic Shift

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  • 19:31:59Luis FonsiDespacito (feat. Daddy Yankee)
  • 19:35:54joanLove Somebody Like You
  • 19:39:52The Foo ConspiracyMy Girl (feat. Danny Saucedo) [Euro Latino Version]
  • 19:42:51BLACKPINKPlaying With Fire
  • 19:47:24EvvyCollide (Keljet Remix)
  • 19:51:49Francis and The LightsFriends (feat. Bon Iver)
  • 19:55:13The FlightsHelp Me Remember
20:02 on air

The Monocle Arts Review

In the studio this week are Will Hodgkinson, chief rock and pop critic for ‘The Times’, and Alice Vincent, arts and entertainment writer for ‘The Telegraph’. They talk music and television with Monocle’s Tom Edwards. Plus: South Korean music, Sarajevo’s art scene and the charts in China.

20:15 on air

The Atlantic Shift

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  • 20:46:41GrimesEasily
  • 20:49:47LoreenPaper Light (Higher)
  • 20:52:50ExoCall Me Baby
  • 20:56:26Louis The ChildLove Is Alive (feat. Elohim)
22:00 on air

The Monocle Daily

We ask why Facebook is refusing to commit to releasing Kremlin-backed propaganda it has uncovered. Plus: Apple's bid for Toshiba and how Trump is getting closer to a deal on Daca.

23:02 on air

The Pacific Shift

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  • 23:03:25Lizzy LandSweet Melodies
  • 23:07:39WE ARE MATCHThe Shark
  • 23:10:49Strange TalkYoung Hearts
  • 23:14:38Otto KnowsNot Alone
  • 23:18:20Namie AmuroPhotogenic
  • 23:22:48Kero Kero BonitoWaking Up
  • 23:25:37Douglas DareDoublethink
  • 23:29:49Wincent WeissFeuerwerk
  • 23:33:25TimefliesOnce in a While
  • 23:37:10ListenbeeSave Me (feat. Naz Tokio)
  • 23:40:442NE1Come Back Home
  • 23:45:38DagnyToo Young
  • 23:49:14MoullinexTake a Chance
  • 23:52:28EXIDNight Rather Than Day
  • 23:55:58ParamoreHard Times






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