Schedule

00:00 on air

The Curator

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

01:00 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.

01:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 01:32:07Clara LucianiMa sœur
  • 01:35:42Saint EtienneWho Do You Think You Are
  • 01:39:27The TransatlanticsOn Fire
  • 01:42:14ChildeJust Me
  • 01:46:17Lady Gaga & Ariana GrandeRain On Me
  • 01:49:23Nicola ConteSong of the Seasons
  • 01:52:44BreakbotBe Mine Tonight (feat. Delafleur)
  • 01:55:44RalphTables Have Turned
02:00 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.

02:10 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.

02:40 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 02:40:22RegardLove Yourself (feat. Scarlett Quinn)
  • 02:44:03Holiday SidewinderKokomo
  • 02:47:27TaxiPode Chorar
  • 02:51:24AlizeeMoi Lolita
  • 02:55:31Janet JacksonRunaway
  • 03:00:47Donny BenétMr Experience
  • 03:04:45Jessie WareWhat's Your Pleasure?
  • 03:09:26Autour De LucieChanson sans issue (ne vois-tu pas)
  • 03:12:47Esperanza SpaldingI Know You Know
  • 03:18:41CaribouNever Come Back
  • 03:23:30Melanie MartinezPlay Date
  • 03:26:30La Ong FongEmbrace
  • 03:31:17Zara LarssonLove Me Land
  • 03:34:01Misa SugiyamaThis Love
  • 03:38:20TootardMOONLIGHT
  • 03:44:04Quiet Nights OrchestraQuiet Nights
  • 03:49:49La RouxAutomatic Driver
  • 03:54:57Poolside & TurbotitoGetting There From Here (feat. Todd Edwards)
04:00 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.

04:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 04:32:58Le BoomBe There For You
  • 04:36:52The WeekndBlinding Lights
  • 04:41:39Gavin TurekWHITNEY
  • 04:44:32KeiinoSpirit In The Sky
  • 04:47:39The PirouettesSi léger
  • 04:51:41JameliaSuperstar
  • 04:55:18Vendredi Sur MerÉcoute Chérie
05:00 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.

05:10 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.

05:40 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 05:40:23L'ImpératriceFou
  • 05:45:33Doja CatSay So
  • 05:49:32LiyonCrashing Sides
  • 05:52:36ElodieGuaranà
  • 05:55:59Silva & LudmillaUm Pôr do Sol na Praia
  • 06:01:01Cocktail MartinoE la chiamano estate (feat. Federico Straga)
  • 06:04:14Johanna Iivanainen & 1NMuukalaisia Tarvitaan
  • 06:08:33FatimaBiggest Joke of All
  • 06:13:52ChromeoJuice
  • 06:18:48Lianne La HavasRead My Mind
  • 06:23:35BandoleroParis Latino
  • 06:27:41Guy SebastianLike It Like That
  • 06:31:25Peggy GouStarry Night
  • 06:37:59Jordan RakeiRolling into One
  • 06:42:17Miley CyrusMidnight Sky
  • 06:48:16Luisa MaitaFulaninha
  • 06:51:53Lord SivaSolhverv
  • 06:55:31Little DragonHold On
07:00 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.

07:10 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.

07:20 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 07:21:25Claire LaffutNudes (feat. Yseult)
  • 07:24:47RitschiJung u frei
  • 07:28:22VideoclubEnfance 80
  • 07:32:00YunaBest Love
  • 07:38:59Marcos ValleEstrelar
  • 07:44:10PoliçaLime Habit
  • 07:47:37SG Lewis, Robyn & Channel TresImpact
  • 07:52:17Luca HänniNie mehr allein
  • 07:55:27GeorgiaStarted Out
08:00 on air

The Curator

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

09:00 on air

Monocle on Sunday

Our new weekend programme comes live from Monocle’s radio studio in Zürich, where Tyler Brûlé and a panel of special-guest thought leaders discuss key topics in front of a studio audience. Monocle on Sunday is presented in association with Zürich, Switzerland.

10:00 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 10:07:24Caravan PalaceAbout You (feat. Charles X)
  • 10:11:08Enchantée JuliaDouze heures
  • 10:14:18Harry StylesWatermelon Sugar
  • 10:17:10Lara FabianPapillon
  • 10:22:50Maylee ToddBaby's Got It
  • 10:27:13Ariana & The RoseNight Owl
  • 10:30:10Kate RyanDésenchantée
  • 10:35:50Bleu ToucanMatin à Toucanopolis
  • 10:39:21ThundercatDragonball Durag
  • 10:42:09Carly Rae JepsenJulien
  • 10:45:57Timo LassyHip or Not
  • 10:50:17RobynHang With Me
  • 10:54:40Polo & PanCanopée
11:00 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.

11:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 11:34:46RooseveltShadows
  • 11:39:12The CarpentersTop of the World
  • 11:42:12Miss LiKomplicerad
  • 11:47:14Clazziquai ProjectAfter Love
  • 11:51:38Takagi & KetraL'esercito del selfie (feat. Lorenzo Fragola & Arisa)
  • 11:54:47WolframFireworks (ft. Hercules & Love Affair)
12:00 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.

12:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 12:35:11Billy BahamaPacific
  • 12:38:43Astrud GilbertoDesafinado
  • 12:41:53Dua LipaFuture Nostalgia
  • 12:46:29Wincent WeissWir Sind
  • 12:50:01Pet Shop BoysSe A Vida E (That's the Way Life Is)
  • 12:54:15Rosemary FairweatherHeavenly
13:00 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.

13:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 13:32:39KhruangbinSo We Won't Forget
  • 13:37:39PongoCanto
  • 13:43:28VoyagerSo Good to Me (feat. DJ AK)
  • 13:46:28SigridFake Friends
  • 13:49:51Quiet Nights OrchestraSwell
  • 13:55:42Sofi Tukker & Bomba EstéreoPlaya Grande
  • 14:08:57ParcelsTape
  • 14:12:43Michael Von Der HeideVoila La Nuit
  • 14:16:47Snoh AalegraWhoa
  • 14:20:10Troye SivanTake Yourself Home
  • 14:27:00Tove LoI'm Coming
  • 14:30:23Benjamin IngrossoDance You Off
  • 14:33:27Phillipi & RodrigoMagnetico
  • 14:37:27Rina SawayamaCherry
  • 14:43:03Hot ChipMelody of Love
  • 14:47:24Clara LucianiNue
  • 14:50:30Toufic FarroukhDestins et désirs
  • 14:55:40YuksekDo Beijo
15:00 on air

The Curator

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

16:00 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 16:02:56BosseAugen zu Musik an
  • 16:05:59Jenni VartiainenMade In Heaven
  • 16:09:40Barbara BaldassarreNello Sguardo
  • 16:12:54Dave Merenda & CommuterYoung Hearts
  • 16:18:16Janet JacksonTogether Again
  • 16:22:30Kyla La GrangeVampire Smile
  • 16:25:10Barbara MendesJá Sabia
  • 16:28:57Leon ElseThe City Don't Care (feat. Oliver)
  • 16:32:52MikaIce Cream
  • 16:35:43Vanessa ParadisBe My Baby
  • 16:39:18Shy'mJe sais
  • 16:42:00Christine and the QueensJe disparais dans tes bras
  • 16:47:42Jeff GoldblumLet's Face The Music and Dance
  • 16:51:55Donny BenétNegroni Summer
  • 16:55:45AngeleOui ou Non
17:00 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.

17:15 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 17:17:53MARINAOrange Trees
  • 17:20:58Parson JamesTemple
  • 17:25:02Francesca MichielinLEONI
  • 17:31:20Tee MangoNo More Tears
  • 17:34:56Wilde BelleIt's Too Late
  • 17:38:03Sophie Ellis BextorCome With Us
  • 17:43:44Blu-SwingBody Temperature
  • 17:47:24CapyacCeasefire
  • 17:51:29RegardLove Yourself (feat. Scarlett Quinn)
  • 17:55:10Chaka KhanHello Happiness
  • 18:00:58Whale IslandAin't Nobody Straight in LA
  • 18:03:35Izzy BizuWhite Tiger
  • 18:06:32Sara GazarekEverything I've Got
  • 18:09:50Two Door Cinema ClubTalk
  • 18:13:27Mashrou' Leila3 Minutes
  • 18:17:48LOONAButterfly
  • 18:23:15Big Wild6's to 9's (feat. Rationale)
  • 18:26:44Lola Le LannPortofino
  • 18:29:41Elizabeth ShepherdPoinciana
  • 18:33:29Dune, Crayon & IchonPointless
  • 18:36:23DagnySomebody
  • 18:39:37SoleimaLow Life
  • 18:42:39Francesca GramegnaThis Is What You Are
  • 18:48:25Mayra AndradeAfeto
  • 18:52:54Saint EtienneHug My Soul
  • 18:56:56FinneasI Don't Miss You At All
19:00 on air

Monocle on Sunday

Our new weekend programme comes live from Monocle’s radio studio in Zürich, where Tyler Brûlé and a panel of special-guest thought leaders discuss key topics in front of a studio audience. Monocle on Sunday is presented in association with Zürich, Switzerland.

20:00 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 20:00:47Daði FreyrThink About Things
  • 20:03:41CherokeeEnd Of Summer ft. Goto
  • 20:08:24JazzinhoAutumn Monsoon
  • 20:13:17IndilaParle à ta tête
  • 20:18:01m-floCome Again
  • 20:23:49ChromaticsYou're No Good
  • 20:28:38KoopWaltz For Koop
  • 20:31:41Nao YoshiokaLiberation
  • 20:35:54Hainan, DAWILL & CobeeLife
  • 20:39:38Rae MorrisDo It
  • 20:43:08Felix SandmanBoys with Emotions
  • 20:47:45Donna Summer and Giorgio MoroderLa Dolce Vita
  • 20:51:55YaejiOne More
  • 20:55:20Isaac Delusionmagicalove
21:00 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.

21:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 21:32:28Kylie MinogueSay Something
  • 21:36:04COEOJapanese Woman
  • 21:41:43Hitomi TohyamaExotic Yokogao
  • 21:48:43Julien DoreLe lac
  • 21:52:39Gregory PorterRevival
  • 21:55:53Stella JangVillain
22:00 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.

22:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 22:31:40ParadisToi Et Moi
  • 22:35:16Tegan and SaraCloser
  • 22:38:38Bleu ToucanLe vent se lève
  • 22:44:18Say Lou LouThe Look of Love
  • 22:48:11Takeshi NakatsukaI Want To See The Rainbow
  • 22:51:41GlasperlenspielGeiles Leben
  • 22:55:20AnnieAmerican Cars
23:00 on air

The Curator

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

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