Schedule

00:00 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 00:00:42Cecelia DaleJingle Bells (feat. Roberto Menescal)
  • 00:04:17Clazziquai ProjectSunshine
  • 00:08:22Bruno MarsThat's What I Like
  • 00:11:46Emi MeyerParaiso
  • 00:15:47SOHNConrad
  • 00:20:10Denis SoleeSanta Baby
  • 00:24:31Toufic FarroukhDestins et désirs
  • 00:29:33Katie MeluaIn My Secret Life
  • 00:33:37KoopWaltz For Koop
  • 00:36:41Sharon Jones & the Dap KingsStranger to My Happiness
  • 00:39:58Dianne ReevesThis Time of Year
  • 00:45:57BriskebyRookie Mistakes
  • 00:49:19Takeshi NakatsukaI Was Looking Up To The Moon
  • 00:53:17Carla BruniEnjoy the Silence
  • 00:56:24GarouJoyeux Noël
01:00 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.

01:15 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 01:20:58Kelsea Ballerini & Joey AlexanderMy Favorite Things
  • 01:24:50Mashrou' LeilaIcarus
  • 01:29:31Scott Bradlee's Postmodern JukeboxCareless Whisper (feat. Dave Koz)
  • 01:33:24Liz MenezesWinter Wonderland
  • 01:35:51St. LuciaElevate
  • 01:41:55Roller CoasterI Can't Hide It
  • 01:46:03Jazzanova feat. Paul RandolLet Me Show Ya
  • 01:52:19Matt BelsanteSleigh Ride
  • 01:55:34KookieBang
02:00 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.

02:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 02:30:19Monique KessousLast Christmas
  • 02:33:23ChromeoJuice
  • 02:36:45Barbara BaldassarreNello Sguardo
  • 02:39:59Firefox AKTell Me Lies
  • 02:44:59Sigma ft. Paloma FaithChanging (Goldsmyth Edition)
  • 02:48:26Keb'MoMy Baby's Tellin' Lies
  • 02:51:59MontserratSilent Night
  • 02:55:14Julien DoreCoco Câline
03:00 on air

The Curator

The best of the week on Monocle 24, compiled into one show.

04:00 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 04:00:50Nicki ParrottBlue Christmas
  • 04:04:43MS MRAsh Tree Lane
  • 04:07:40PRETTYMUCHTeacher
  • 04:10:25DJ Cam QuartetRebirth of Cool
  • 04:15:24Steve TyrellI've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm
  • 04:21:16Jordan RakeiNerve
  • 04:25:11Blu-Swing feat. Ryutaro MakinoEasy Lover
  • 04:27:57Elli IngramTable For Two
  • 04:32:00Ulf Wakenius and FriendsHave Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
  • 04:37:08The Decoders feat. Alex IsleyWhat Cha' Gonna Do for Me
  • 04:41:11Francesca MichielinSola
  • 04:46:18Nilla PizziPerfidia
  • 04:48:56Wouter HamelHollywood
  • 04:52:32LOTTEAuf Beiden Beinen
  • 04:56:24She & HimSleigh Ride
05:00 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.

05:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 05:31:24Barbara MendesJá Sabia
  • 05:35:03Jose FelicianoFeliz Navidad
  • 05:38:18Wincent WeissFeuerwerk
  • 05:41:43Carla BruniThe Winner Takes It All
  • 05:46:13YunaLive Your Life
  • 05:49:20James BrownMerry Christmas, I Love You
  • 05:51:40Gotye feat. KimbraSomebody That I Used To Know
  • 05:55:50Jimmy Jules & Nuclear Soul SystemXmas Done Got Funky
06:00 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.

06:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 06:32:06The XXOn Hold
  • 06:35:47The WeekndI Feel It Coming (feat. Daft Punk)
  • 06:41:35TrainchaHappy Xmas (War Is Over)
  • 06:46:43PRETTYMUCHTeacher
  • 06:49:23Emi MeyerHome
  • 06:53:36Wilde BelleIt's Too Late
  • 06:57:11The Bird And The BeeCarol Of The Bells
07:00 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.

07:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 07:30:18Quiet Nights OrchestraMovin'
  • 07:32:45James BrownSigns Of Christmas
  • 07:37:55Cathy ClaretPrimavera
  • 07:41:42Gotz AllsmanGoza Guapa Cha
  • 07:46:15Michael BubléIt's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas
  • 07:49:38Esperanza SpaldingI Know You Know
  • 07:53:27ConchitaMira Dónde Estoy
  • 07:55:47Lisa MycholsLost Winter's Dream
08:02 on air

The Weekend Edition

Show playlist 
  • 08:02:23Chris ReaDriving Home for Christmas
  • 08:11:28Jordan RakeiClues Blues
  • 08:15:38Shy'mJe sais
  • 08:18:00Jacqueline TaïebCe Soir Je M'en Vais
  • 08:21:27The PoguesFairytale of New York
  • 08:25:54Dean MartinLet It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
08:30 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.

09:02 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.

09:30 on air

The Weekend Edition

Show playlist 
  • 09:32:53Sammy Davies JrJingle Bells
  • 09:35:07SigridFake Friends
  • 09:38:38Christina PerriMerry Christmas Darling
  • 09:43:07Jose JamesSimply Beautiful (feat. Takuya Kuroda)
  • 09:48:15Nat King ColeThe Christmas Song
  • 09:51:38Triple StandardThe Windmills of Your Mind
11:02 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.

11:15 on air

The Weekend Edition

Show playlist 
  • 11:23:26Stevie WonderWhat Christmas Means To Me
  • 11:26:00Katie MeluaIn My Secret Life
  • 11:30:33The SupremesSanta Claus Is Coming to Town
  • 11:33:12Christine and the QueensSainte Claude
  • 11:37:13Nuccia BongiovanniTanto Da Morire
  • 11:39:24Elizabeth ShepherdPoinciana
  • 11:45:15Aki YashiroI am Crying
  • 11:49:34Miranda BrightHave Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
  • 11:52:56Rogue WaveJingle Bell Rock
  • 11:55:55SoleimaLow Life
12:02 on air

The Monocle Weekly

Want to hear from the authors, artists, creative thinkers and business leaders shaping your world? The Monocle Weekly presents just that on our longest-running radio programme.

13:02 on air

The Weekend Edition

Show playlist 
  • 13:02:17Jessie WareAlone
  • 13:05:59J LoveChristmas Cookies
  • 13:08:08ChromeoJuice
  • 13:11:31Elli IngramTable For Two
  • 13:22:27Misa SugiyamaLove for sale
  • 13:26:13JazzinhoReady to Feel Again
  • 13:31:19Tom Jones and Cerys MathewsBaby It's Cold Outside
  • 13:34:56Francis and The LightsFriends (feat. Bon Iver)
  • 13:37:58Izzy BizuWhite Tiger
  • 13:40:49Dean MartinRudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer
  • 13:44:06MaysaBe There
  • 13:47:34Makihara NoriyukiIndulgence
  • 13:52:15Detroit JuniorChristmas Day
  • 13:54:34LordeSupercut
14:02 on air

The Curator

The best of the week on Monocle 24, compiled into one show.

15:02 on air

The Weekend Edition

Show playlist 
  • 15:02:40Lena HorneSanta Claus Is Comin' To Town
  • 15:05:209MUSESDolls
  • 15:08:34Jonesindulge
  • 15:11:51Gary WalkerSanta's Got a Brand New Bag
  • 15:21:56Kate FullerBeginning to see the light
  • 15:25:47Lady Linn and Her Magnificent SevenThat's Alright
  • 15:30:29Leon ElseThe City Don't Care (feat. Oliver)
  • 15:34:14Clazziquai ProjectSleepless Night
  • 15:37:06Binky GriptiteStone Soul Christmas
  • 15:40:26Moon TaxiTwo High
  • 15:45:17Verbal Jint Feat Kwon Jeong YeolGood Morning
  • 15:48:41Little BootsHeadphones
  • 15:52:29Donny HathawayThis Christmas
  • 15:56:19Wincent WeissMusik Sein
16:00 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.

16:15 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 16:19:48Beach BoysMerry Christmas, Baby
  • 16:22:05Gotz AllsmanGoza Guapa Cha
  • 16:25:10Max Giesinger80 Millionen
  • 16:28:47Rae MorrisDo It
  • 16:33:57Gregory PorterDon't Lose Your Steam
  • 16:37:23GossipGet Lost
  • 16:41:30Candy Dulfer2025
  • 16:46:11Georg Levin & Clara Hill(I Got) Somebody New
  • 16:51:42Wham!Last Christmas
  • 16:55:57Frero DelavegaLe chant des sirènes
17:00 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.

17:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 17:32:30Carla BruniThe Winner Takes It All
  • 17:35:59Emi MeyerParaiso
  • 17:39:58Fun.Sleigh Ride
  • 17:44:39Ruben HeinElephants
  • 17:48:09Koop ft Yukimi NaganoSummer Sun
  • 17:51:59Kylie MinogueSanta Baby
  • 17:55:25Barbara MendesJá Sabia
18:00 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.

18:30 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.

19:00 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 19:01:02Gabriella CilmiWarm This Winter
  • 19:03:33Jonathan BouletThis Song Is Called Raggard
  • 19:07:29Bruno MarsThat's What I Like
  • 19:11:00GrimesEasily
  • 19:14:01Elton JohnStep Into Christmas
  • 19:19:32Hiatus KaiyoteNakamarra (feat. Q-Tip)
  • 19:24:00Quasimode ft. Miyuki HatakeyamaWaltz Ga Kikoete
  • 19:29:21Esperanza SpaldingI Know You Know
  • 19:33:02Jesse & JoyLa de la Mala Suerte
  • 19:37:05The Brand New HeaviesOn The One
  • 19:40:16Boney M.When A Child Is Born
  • 19:44:50St. LuciaElevate
  • 19:49:44LorettaSometimes
  • 19:53:39Brenda LeeRockin' Around the Christmas Tree
  • 19:55:37DagnyToo Young
20:00 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.

20:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 20:33:54Francis and The LightsJust for Us
  • 20:36:56Tom Jones and Cerys MathewsBaby, It's Cold Outside
  • 20:40:33Katie MeluaIn My Secret Life
  • 20:46:12Timo LassyThe More I Look At You (ft. Jose James)
  • 20:50:15Kate FullerSwing Sweet Love
  • 20:52:14Cee Lo GreenAll I Want For Christmas
  • 20:56:38Quiet Nights OrchestraMovin'
21:00 on air

The Curator

The best of the week on Monocle 24, compiled into one show.

22:00 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.

22:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 22:31:39Emmy The Great & Tim Wheeler(Don't Call Me) Mrs. Christmas
  • 22:34:56Dusky GreyCall Me Over
  • 22:38:31ParadisChacun Pour Soi
  • 22:44:04Tony BennettWinter Wonderland
  • 22:46:23Midnight MagicBeam Me Up
  • 22:51:48Girls' GenerationI Got a Boy
  • 22:56:33Frank SinatraSanta Claus Is Coming to Town
23:00 on air

The Monocle Weekly

Want to hear from the authors, artists, creative thinkers and business leaders shaping your world? The Monocle Weekly presents just that on our longest-running radio programme.

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