00:02 on air

The Pacific Shift

Show playlist 
  • 00:02:11Leon ElseThe City Don't Care (feat. Oliver)
  • 00:06:11Emilia de PoretPick Me Up (Live Midori House Session Version)
  • 00:09:38LiedeSono Sommerso
  • 00:12:57SigridDon't Kill My Vibe
  • 00:16:07HelloVenusWiggle Wiggle
  • 00:20:58GrimesEasily
  • 00:24:08Gregory PorterMovin'
  • 00:28:57JainMakeba
  • 00:36:55HAMSDans La Peau
  • 00:39:49AOAGood Luck
  • 00:44:13The KnocksClassic (feat. Powers)
  • 00:51:51Taylor SwiftGorgeous
  • 00:55:23KeshaLearn To Let Go
01:02 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.

01:30 on air

The Pacific Shift

Show playlist 
  • 01:36:08Maroon 5Help Me Out (ft. Julia Michaels)
  • 01:39:31Vanessa FalkRunning
  • 01:43:27DarinTvillingen
  • 01:47:40PaperwhiteOn My Own
02:02 on air

The Monocle Culture Show

Our Culture editor 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.

02:30 on air

The Pacific Shift

Show playlist 
  • 02:35:59Jessie WareAlone
  • 02:52:08EvelinaTornado
  • 02:56:09Louis The ChildLove Is Alive (feat. Elohim)
03:02 on air

The Cinema Show

Monocle 24’s carefully curated selection of the best in cinema. Hear from film-makers, critics and legends of the craft as we shine a spotlight on everything from revivals and the restoration of vintage cuts to European film and the role of the auteur. ‘The Cinema Show’ is brought to you in association with MUBI.

03:30 on air

The Pacific Shift

Show playlist 
  • 03:30:49Got7Never Ever
  • 03:34:04Francesca MichielinVulcano
  • 03:37:19Wouter HamelHollywood
  • 03:43:50Namie AmuroPhotogenic
  • 03:48:50BryceBurning Out
  • 03:53:04Potugal. The ManFeel It Still
  • 03:56:00ParamoreHard Times
  • 04:01:13Zara LarssonI Would Like
  • 04:04:56Matt SimonsCatch & Release (Deepend Remix)
  • 04:08:10ZAYNDusk Till Dawn (feat. Sia)
  • 04:12:38Dua LipaRoom For 2
  • 04:16:09ExoUnfair
  • 04:24:35Hanna & AndreaAlways on My Mind
  • 04:28:09Liam PayneBedroom Floor
  • 04:31:24Gwen StefaniMake Me Like You
  • 04:34:58Alessia CaraHere
  • 04:38:06Lucky Strikes BackTanz mit mir (Ray Watts & Oliver Pum Remix)
  • 04:41:16BoAKiss My Lips
  • 04:46:07Oh WonderDrive
  • 04:49:25Dami ImSound of Silence
  • 04:55:33Moon TaxiTwo High
05:02 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.

05:30 on air

The Pacific Shift

Show playlist 
  • 05:31:02TWICETT
  • 05:38:36Great Good Fine OKAlready Love
  • 05:51:44CNBLUEYou're So Fine
  • 05:55:53BanksGemini Feed
06:02 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.

06:30 on air

The Pacific Shift

Show playlist 
  • 06:32:56SOHNArtifice
  • 06:36:11Charli XCXBoys
  • 06:39:03FrenshipCarpet
  • 06:47:40Ida CorrDown
  • 06:55:06SiaMove Your Body
07:00 on air

The Globalist

The perfect way to start the day in Europe is with Monocle’s morning news programme. Join Monocle 24’s editors, presenters and guests as they set the agenda in international news and business. Winner Best News & Politics Radio Show in the 2015 Mixcloud Online Radio Awards.

08:02 on air

The Continental Shift

Show playlist 
  • 08:05:10SigridFake Friends
  • 08:08:26EXIDUp & Down
  • 08:11:33HaimWant You Back
  • 08:16:38ParcelsMyenemy
  • 08:20:03Lizzy LandSweet Melodies
  • 08:24:02SistarShake It
  • 08:27:23HarperBad Luck
  • 08:31:29The Steve McQueensMore Than We Know
  • 08:35:25MoullinexTake a Chance
  • 08:38:29Laura DoggettInto the Glass
  • 08:44:18Breathe Carolina & IZIIEcho (Let Go)
  • 08:55:48Hailee SteinfeldMost Girls
09:02 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.

09:30 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.

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

Show playlist 
  • 10:34:50Mashrou' Leila3 Minutes
  • 10:39:15f(x)4 Walls
  • 10:42:42NeikedCall Me (feat. Mimi)
  • 10:47:06Swiss LipsBooks
  • 10:51:08Sheena RingoNo Verão, as Noites
11:02 on air

The Monocle Arts Review

Weekly cultural nourishment with Monocle 24’s international critics in the fields of art, music, theatre, literature, film and television. Enjoy conversations with the directors, artists, authors and musicians and minds behind it all.

11:45 on air

The Continental Shift

12:00 on air

The Briefing

A pacy round-up of the day’s main news stories, anchored from London by a Monocle editor. The show features informed reporting, prescient business analysis and invaluable industry reports covering everything from technology to aviation and retail to media.

12:30 on air

The Continental Shift

Show playlist 
  • 12:31:15LovelyzNow, We
  • 12:34:31Maroon 5What Lovers Do (feat. SZA)
  • 12:37:57ZayraPremier regard
  • 12:51:20Flume feat. Tove LoSay It
13:02 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.

13:15 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.

13:45 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 13:48:45Louisa JohnsonSo Good
  • 13:52:06LiedeSono Sommerso
  • 13:55:37JonesIndulge
  • 14:01:55LordeGreen Light
  • 14:05:42Girls' GenerationMr. Mr.
  • 14:09:25ParadisChacun Pour Soi
  • 14:14:11LANYSuper Far
  • 14:25:43Sofia CarsonLove Is the Name
  • 14:33:15Fleur EastSax
  • 14:37:00Taylor SwiftGorgeous
  • 14:45:14Kero Kero BonitoWaking Up
  • 14:48:00AnoukNew Day
  • 14:51:24DarinTvillingen
  • 14:54:25YunaBest Love
15:02 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

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 15:32:17Dua LipaLost In Your Light (feat. Miguel)
  • 15:35:38KeshaPraying
  • 15:39:31ColdplayA Sky Full of Stars (Robin Schulz Remix)
  • 15:42:42Jessie WareAlone
  • 15:47:10BastilleGlory
  • 15:51:46Clazziquai ProjectStill I'm by Your Side
  • 15:55:53AlmaChasing Highs
16:02 on air

The Sessions at Midori House

Our standalone home of live music presented in a strong 15-minute shot. Recorded in Monocle 24’s studios, the sessions feature established and emerging acts live and in conversation.

16:15 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 16:17:08St. LuciaDancing On Glass
  • 16:21:13W & WhaleR.P.G. Shine
  • 16:28:05Guy SebastianLike It Like That
  • 16:31:52Jordan RakeiNerve
  • 16:35:52Molly SandénPhoenix
  • 16:44:57SnakehipsDon't Leave (Feat. MO)
  • 16:48:332PMOnly You
  • 16:52:35Oh WonderHeavy
  • 16:55:56GrimesEasily
  • 17:02:01Elli IngramTable For Two
  • 17:06:13SHINeeMarried To the Music
  • 17:09:53Francesca MichielinVulcano
  • 17:13:02ParcelsOvernight
  • 17:16:49DagnyToo Young
  • 17:21:32Got7Never Ever
  • 17:24:56Nina PerssonFood for the Beast
  • 17:28:25Portugal. The ManFeel It Still
  • 17:31:22AnushkaNever Can Decide
  • 17:38:50The Precious Lo’sMore Than Friends
  • 17:44:14MomeHold On (feat. Dylan Wright)
  • 17:47:16Peg ParnevikAin't No Saint
  • 17:50:29ZAYNDusk Till Dawn (feat. Sia)
  • 17:55:03Leon ElseThe City Don't Care (feat. Oliver)
18:00 on air

Midori House

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.

18:30 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 18:31:13BLACKPINKPlaying With Fire
  • 18:34:33HarperNo Love in the Jungle
  • 18:38:13Francis and The LightsFriends (feat. Bon Iver)
  • 18:41:23Liam PayneBedroom Floor
  • 18:44:36Roger CiceroDu bist mein Sommer
  • 18:47:54Strange TalkYoung Hearts
  • 18:51:48StellarSting
  • 18:55:19TheiaTreat You
19:02 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.

19:30 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 19:31:34Zara LarssonI Would Like
  • 19:35:24joanLove Somebody Like You
  • 19:39:14Natalia MateoThe Windmills of Your Mind
  • 19:43:20LouaneJeune
  • 19:51:43Hunter HuntedReady for You
  • 19:55:13The FlightsHelp Me Remember
  • 20:00:08171103_HRS NEWS
20:02 on air

The Big Interview

Monocle 24’s new series features in-depth interviews with inspirational names in global politics, business, culture and design. Hosted by Tyler Brûlé, Andrew Tuck and Monocle’s senior editors.

20:30 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 20:33:12Firefox AKTell Me Lies
  • 20:37:18Maroon 5Help Me Out (ft. Julia Michaels)
  • 20:44:07Rita OraAnywhere
  • 20:48:38Cristal SnowLove Is Blind
  • 20:51:53Namie AmuroIn The Spotlight (TOKYO)
  • 20:56:05Louis The ChildLove Is Alive (feat. Elohim)
  • 21:00:09171103_HRS NEWS
  • 21:01:39Luis FonsiDespacito (feat. Daddy Yankee)
  • 21:05:28Wonder GirlsI Feel You
  • 21:08:52Imagine DragonsI'll Make It Up To You
  • 21:13:14SigridFake Friends
  • 21:16:37GoldfrappAnymore
  • 21:21:51Rag 'N' Bone ManInnocent Man
  • 21:24:55SirAiva feat. PacmanBrinca na Barriga
  • 21:28:09Krista Siegfrids1995
  • 21:31:39CHVRCHESNever Ending Circles
  • 21:38:29Suzy and BAEKHYUNDream
  • 21:43:06Drum
  • 21:46:12Sanni2080-Luvulla
  • 21:50:22St. LuciaElevate
  • 21:55:29KeshaLearn To Let Go
22:00 on air

The Monocle Daily

Sets the agenda in Asia and considers what’s been dominating the day in Europe and North America. The programme is sometimes co-hosted out of our Toronto and New York bureaux and features regular interviews with special guests both there and across the Americas, as well as experts and analysts at our studios in London.

23:02 on air

The Pacific Shift

Show playlist 
  • 23:02:39IUPalette (feat. G-DRAGON)
  • 23:06:11LissieDon't You Give Up on Me
  • 23:14:36Dua LipaBlow Your Mind (Mwah)
  • 23:22:22Oh WonderLifetimes
  • 23:26:06FoxesBody Talk
  • 23:32:57Ingrid MichaelsonMiss America
  • 23:36:29SatchmodeDon't Give up on Me
  • 23:43:08SOHNConrad
  • 23:46:44Margareta BengtsonDat Dare
  • 23:51:11Mashrou' Leila3 Minutes


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