Schedule

00:00 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.

00:15 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.

00:45 on air

The Pacific Shift

Show playlist 
  • 00:48:47Miranda JoanHappy to Have You
  • 00:52:55Detroit JuniorChristmas Day
  • 00:55:12Chaka KhanHello Happiness
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.

01:10 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.

01:40 on air

The Pacific Shift

Show playlist 
  • 01:43:32Donny HathawayThis Christmas
  • 01:47:51She & HimBaby, It's Cold Outside
  • 01:50:14Flamingo PierHold It
  • 01:55:11Carly Rae JepsenJulien
02:00 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.

02:10 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.

02:25 on air

The Pacific Shift

Show playlist 
  • 02:26:21Charli XCX & Christine and the QueensGone
  • 02:30:35Ariana GrandeDecember
  • 02:32:30Friendly FiresHeaven Let Me In
  • 02:37:13Kylie MinogueChristmas Isn't Christmas 'Til You Get Here
  • 02:41:56CorinePourquoi Pourquoi
  • 02:46:02Nancy WilsonThe Christmas Waltz (awayTEAM Remix)
  • 02:50:05COEOJapanese Woman
  • 02:55:46Sofi Tukker & Bomba EstéreoPlaya Grande
03:00 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.

04:00 on air

The Curator

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

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

The Pacific Shift

Show playlist 
  • 05:31:46BENEEFind an Island
  • 05:35:00CorineIl Fait Chaud
  • 05:37:48Stevie WonderWhat Christmas Means To Me
  • 05:42:19Wincent WeissWir Sind
  • 05:45:46Elvis PresleyBlue Christmas
  • 05:47:59Peggy GouStarry Night
  • 05:54:41RooseveltShadows
06:00 on air

The Monocle Minute

Now you can listen to The Monocle Minute, our free-to-subscribe email newsletter. This snappy daily audio bulletin delivers news, views and clever comment in just 10 minutes, featuring our unrivalled team of editors, correspondents and bureaux. Stay informed and inspired with Monocle.

06:10 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.

06:40 on air

The Pacific Shift

Show playlist 
  • 06:40:45Lisa WahlandtSchlittenfahrt
  • 06:46:11Janet SeidelNoel Blanche
  • 06:50:04High HoopsBody
  • 06:54:27Rosemary FairweatherHeavenly
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.

08:00 on air

The Monocle Minute

Now you can listen to The Monocle Minute, our free-to-subscribe email newsletter. This snappy daily audio bulletin delivers news, views and clever comment in just 10 minutes, featuring our unrivalled team of editors, correspondents and bureaux. Stay informed and inspired with Monocle.

08:10 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.

08:40 on air

The Continental Shift

Show playlist 
  • 08:40:50Barbra LicaChristmas Time Is Here
  • 08:44:55JonesMelt
  • 08:48:30Clazziquai ProjectSleepless Night
  • 08:51:26RobynEver Again
  • 08:55:38Pet Shop BoysDreamland
09:00 on air

The Monocle Minute

Now you can listen to The Monocle Minute, our free-to-subscribe email newsletter. This snappy daily audio bulletin delivers news, views and clever comment in just 10 minutes, featuring our unrivalled team of editors, correspondents and bureaux. Stay informed and inspired with Monocle.

09:10 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.

09:40 on air

The Continental Shift

Show playlist 
  • 09:40:05Leanne RhimesHolly Jolly Christmas / Frosty the Snowman
  • 09:42:21LiyonCrashing Sides
  • 09:45:25ODADon't You Know
  • 09:48:44LUCKY TAPESTonight!
  • 09:55:02CherokeeEnd Of Summer ft. Goto
10:00 on air

The Monocle Minute

Now you can listen to The Monocle Minute, our free-to-subscribe email newsletter. This snappy daily audio bulletin delivers news, views and clever comment in just 10 minutes, featuring our unrivalled team of editors, correspondents and bureaux. Stay informed and inspired with Monocle.

10:10 on air

The Continental Shift

10:20 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.

10:50 on air

The Continental Shift

Show playlist 
  • 10:54:22J.LamottaDeal With That (feat. Roni Meir & Noritsu)
11:00 on air

The Monocle Minute

Now you can listen to The Monocle Minute, our free-to-subscribe email newsletter. This snappy daily audio bulletin delivers news, views and clever comment in just 10 minutes, featuring our unrivalled team of editors, correspondents and bureaux. Stay informed and inspired with Monocle.

11:10 on air

The Masters

Meet pioneers from the fields of design, art, fashion, sport, music and more. A range of talents, united by a mastery of craftsmanship, technique and innovation in their work and lives. Hear their stories and discover more about how those values have shaped them. Maybe you’ll gain a sense of the philosophy that has underpinned their journey and it might just inspire you – in however small a way – to follow in their storied footsteps.

11:30 on air

The Continental Shift

Show playlist 
  • 11:33:04FilousAll My Friends Are Rich (feat. Louis III)
  • 11:36:05Yumi ZoumaCrush (It's Late, Just Stay)
  • 11:39:39NoraaLie To Me
  • 11:44:34Roisin MurphyIncapable
  • 11:53:44Paloma FaithPicking Up the Pieces
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.

13:02 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.

13:12 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.

13:42 on air

The Continental Shift

Show playlist 
  • 13:48:05ChromaticsYou're No Good
  • 13:52:32Harry Connick Jr.Have a Holly Jolly Christmas
  • 13:56:11Ariana & The RoseNight Owl
14:02 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.

14:12 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.

14:27 on air

The Continental Shift

Show playlist 
  • 14:30:18The CarpentersHave Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
  • 14:34:22YunaLive Your Life
  • 14:39:25Tee MangoNo More Tears
  • 14:43:06Michael Buble & Shania TwainWhite Christmas
  • 14:46:57MUNANumber One Fan
  • 14:50:33Tatsuro YamashitaChristmas Eve
  • 14:55:14Vendredi Sur MerÉcoute Chérie
15:12 on air

The Pioneers

The Pioneers is a brand new series that tells the stories of people improving the planet. You’ll hear how Rolex supports these innovators with whom they share a passion for safeguarding the earth for future generations. Gain precious insight into the fresh thinking that is disrupting received wisdom for the better; and learn how fearless action continues to be the crucial driver of change.

15:42 on air

The Continental Shift

Show playlist 
  • 15:43:36DabeullYou & I
  • 15:47:00Meghan TrainorI'll Be Home
  • 15:50:52Donna Summer and Giorgio MoroderLa Dolce Vita
  • 15:55:15High HoopsBody
16:00 on air

The Monocle Minute

Now you can listen to The Monocle Minute, our free-to-subscribe email newsletter. This snappy daily audio bulletin delivers news, views and clever comment in just 10 minutes, featuring our unrivalled team of editors, correspondents and bureaux. Stay informed and inspired with Monocle.

16:10 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.

16:40 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 16:42:56Whethan & BearsonWin You Over ft. SOAK
  • 16:46:27Ben WestbeechSomething For The Weekend
  • 16:51:05Kei KobayashiRudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer
  • 16:55:36YaejiOne More
17:00 on air

The Monocle Minute

Now you can listen to The Monocle Minute, our free-to-subscribe email newsletter. This snappy daily audio bulletin delivers news, views and clever comment in just 10 minutes, featuring our unrivalled team of editors, correspondents and bureaux. Stay informed and inspired with Monocle.

17:10 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.

17:20 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.

17:50 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 17:56:03BroodsHospitalized
18:00 on air

Monocle's House View

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.

18:20 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 18:34:09Cliff RichardMistletoe and Wine (Remastered)
  • 18:38:13MadeonAll My Friends
  • 18:41:44MS MRAsh Tree Lane
  • 18:45:00Flamingo PierHold It
  • 18:50:15Ariana GrandeSanta Tell Me
  • 18:53:58David WaltersMama (Deni Shain & Mister Francky Remix)
19:00 on air

The Monocle Minute

Now you can listen to The Monocle Minute, our free-to-subscribe email newsletter. This snappy daily audio bulletin delivers news, views and clever comment in just 10 minutes, featuring our unrivalled team of editors, correspondents and bureaux. Stay informed and inspired with Monocle.

19:10 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.

19:40 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 19:42:08Parov Stelar ft. Graham CandyThe Sun
  • 19:45:04Esperanza SpaldingI Know You Know
  • 19:48:53Yumi ZoumaCrush (It's Late, Just Stay)
  • 19:52:35Bobby HelmsJingle Bell Rock
  • 19:54:59Joe Hertler & the Rainbow SeekersEvening Coffee
20:00 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.

20:30 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 20:32:59Atelier BlueHaunted
  • 20:36:52Paloma FaithGuilty
  • 20:41:25Tony BennettWinter Wonderland
  • 20:45:42RobynEver Again
  • 20:50:01Lisa WahlandtRiver
  • 20:54:13Polo & PanPays imaginaire
21:10 on air

The Masters

Meet pioneers from the fields of design, art, fashion, sport, music and more. A range of talents, united by a mastery of craftsmanship, technique and innovation in their work and lives. Hear their stories and discover more about how those values have shaped them. Maybe you’ll gain a sense of the philosophy that has underpinned their journey and it might just inspire you – in however small a way – to follow in their storied footsteps.

21:30 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 21:30:00Binky GriptiteStone Soul Christmas
  • 21:33:22Tones and IDance Monkey
  • 21:36:47Noriyuki MakiharaIndulgence
  • 21:41:40The RH FactorCrazy Race
  • 21:44:01Gotye feat. KimbraSomebody That I Used To Know
  • 21:48:04ChromaticsYou're No Good
  • 21:53:03J LoveChristmas Cookies
  • 21:55:10Orville PeckDead of Night
22:00 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.

22:10 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.

22:40 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 22:43:10Marcos ValleSempre
  • 22:48:56ODADon't You Know
  • 22:52:19The CarpentersI'll Be Home For Christmas
  • 22:56:08Gavin TurekWHITNEY
23:10 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.

23:40 on air

The Atlantic Shift

Show playlist 
  • 23:40:49SkankGarota Nacional
  • 23:46:05Lila DrewNumb
  • 23:49:12ChromeoJuice
  • 23:52:36Emmy The Great & Tim WheelerChristmas Moon
  • 23:55:57KingMango

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