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 
  • 01:30:36Daði FreyrThink About Things
  • 01:33:36SoleimaLow Life
  • 01:36:39Holiday SidewinderKokomo
  • 01:42:03Fly By MidnightWaiting Tables
  • 01:45:12LordeSupercut
  • 01:49:54Lianne La HavasRead My Mind
  • 01:54:54PrefacePalace Hotel
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 
  • 02:40:03Hainan, DAWILL & CobeeLife
  • 02:43:58Sofi Tukker & Bomba EstéreoPlaya Grande
  • 02:47:26Caravan PalaceAbout You (feat. Charles X)
  • 02:51:16Tiara AndiniGemintang Hatiku
  • 02:55:21Donny BenétNegroni Summer
  • 03:00:33Kylie MinogueSay Something
  • 03:04:12Christian Falk (feat. Demetreus)Make It Right
  • 03:08:03The CardigansCarnival
  • 03:11:30JazzanovaNow There Is We (feat. Paul Randolph)
  • 03:16:14BrigitteCoeur de Chewing Gum
  • 03:20:56Rina SawayamaCherry
  • 03:24:26TootardMOONLIGHT
  • 03:28:24KoopBaby (feat. Cecilia Stalin)
  • 03:31:34Esperanza SpaldingI Know You Know
  • 03:35:27Poolside & TurbotitoGetting There From Here (feat. Todd Edwards)
  • 03:39:36Bomba EstereoSomos Dos
  • 03:43:37Francesca GramegnaThis Is What You Are
  • 03:49:59MARINAOrange Trees
  • 03:53:11ChildeJust Me
  • 03:55:27Little DragonHold On
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 
  • 04:33:12Prince RamaBahia
  • 04:36:09Harry StylesWatermelon Sugar
  • 04:39:08GlasperlenspielGeiles Leben
  • 04:44:51Mashrou' LeilaCavalry
  • 04:48:08Tones and IDance Monkey
  • 04:51:42The CarpentersTop of the World
  • 04:55:11AnnieAmerican Cars
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 
  • 05:41:09Troye SivanTake Yourself Home
  • 05:45:13ParcelsTape
  • 05:48:47Yumi ZoumaRight Track/Wrong Man
  • 05:51:35Big Wild6's to 9's (feat. Rationale)
  • 05:55:12Le CouleurConcorde
  • 06:00:49ReykoSpinning Over You
  • 06:04:04Chaka KhanHello Happiness
  • 06:07:59Billy BahamaPacific
  • 06:11:26Jose JamesSimply Beautiful (feat. Takuya Kuroda)
  • 06:16:17Lola Le LannLola à l'eau
  • 06:21:53RegardLove Yourself (feat. Scarlett Quinn)
  • 06:25:35RalphTables Have Turned
  • 06:28:56Branko and Dino D'SantiagoTudo Certo
  • 06:32:48ParadisRecto Verso
  • 06:36:17Miranda JoanHappy to Have You
  • 06:40:19Love x StereoLemon Spark
  • 06:43:45YuksekDo Beijo
  • 06:49:20Calvin HarrisFeels (feat. Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry & Big Sean)
  • 06:53:06Miley CyrusMidnight Sky
  • 06:56:56FinneasI Don't Miss You At All
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 
  • 07:23:01Roller CoasterWhile you are laughing and crying
  • 07:26:38Vanessa ParadisBe My Baby
  • 07:30:05Brendan MacleanFree to Love
  • 07:33:12Hot ChipMelody of Love
  • 07:39:01SadeSmooth Operator
  • 07:43:15DON-EFalls From Paradise
  • 07:47:34James RightonEdie
  • 07:51:21Norlie & KKVAlla Våra Låtar
  • 07:55:18Saint EtienneHug My Soul
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 
  • 10:06:24ÁTOAQueria Ser
  • 10:09:28Ace of BaseLife Is a Flower
  • 10:13:14Vendredi Sur MerÉcoute Chérie
  • 10:17:01Astrud GilbertoDesafinado
  • 10:22:12Miss LiKomplicerad
  • 10:24:52Boys Get HurtSummer Solstice
  • 10:28:55Julie BerganBored
  • 10:32:13Janet JacksonTogether Again
  • 10:38:22MetronomySalted Caramel Ice Cream
  • 10:41:48Christine and the QueensJe disparais dans tes bras
  • 10:45:39Clazziquai ProjectAfter Love
  • 10:50:00AlpineToo Safe
  • 10:53:37Zara LarssonLove Me Land
  • 10:56:15Greyson ChanceDancing Next to Me
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 
  • 11:32:18Melanie MartinezPlay Date
  • 11:35:22QuasimodeGive It Up Turn It Loose
  • 11:42:01Takagi & KetraL'esercito del selfie (feat. Lorenzo Fragola & Arisa)
  • 11:47:03Phillipi & RodrigoMagnetico
  • 11:51:05Cocktail MartinoE la chiamano estate (feat. Federico Straga)
  • 11:54:30Gavin Turek2AM
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 
  • 12:32:37Dua LipaBreak My Heart
  • 12:36:25Phebe StarrAlone With You
  • 12:40:12Wincent WeissHier mit dir
  • 12:43:22Dune, Crayon & IchonPointless
  • 12:48:20Julien DoreLe lac
  • 12:52:20Vitaa & SlimaneÇa va ça vient
  • 12:55:57Clara LucianiNue
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 
  • 13:30:58The Asteroids Galaxy TourSuburban Space Invader
  • 13:35:20Enchantée JuliaDouze heures
  • 13:38:33ChromeoJuice
  • 13:43:53GeorgiaNever Let You Go
  • 13:47:45Maya HatchGrow Your Beauty
  • 13:51:25Christian Falk (feat. Demetreus)Make It Right
  • 13:55:27AuroraThe River
  • 14:08:17Dave Merenda & CommuterYoung Hearts
  • 14:11:42RobynHang With Me
  • 14:15:57Polo & PanCanopée
  • 14:20:31DornikDo You Wanna (feat. Gavin Turek)
  • 14:26:32BosseAugen zu Musik an
  • 14:29:33CorineIl Fait Chaud
  • 14:32:13Tove LoReally Don't Like U ft. Kylie Minogue
  • 14:35:57Michael Von Der HeideVoila La Nuit
  • 14:42:33Felix SandmanMood For You
  • 14:45:03Georg Levin & Clara Hill(I Got) Somebody New
  • 14:50:19Toufic FarroukhDestins et désirs
  • 14:55:07The WeekndIn Your Eyes
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 
  • 16:00:53TennisHow to Forgive
  • 16:04:29WolframFireworks (ft. Hercules & Love Affair)
  • 16:08:49YunaCrush (feat. Usher)
  • 16:12:49The 2 BearsGet Together
  • 16:18:10Isaac Delusionmagicalove
  • 16:22:00Hayden James & NaationsNowhere To Go
  • 16:25:21Wouter HamelHollywood
  • 16:28:55Coralie ClementL'ombre Et La Lumiere
  • 16:32:53AngeleOui ou Non
  • 16:36:09Parov StelarJimmy's Gang
  • 16:41:33The RoopOn Fire
  • 16:45:59JonesMelt
  • 16:49:36Bebel GilbertoSo Nice (Summer Samba)
  • 16:53:12m-floCome Again
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 
  • 17:18:17The Lightning SeedsYou Showed Me
  • 17:22:23Andreya TrianaGold
  • 17:25:54Whale IslandAin't Nobody Straight in LA
  • 17:30:28Carly Rae JepsenJulien
  • 17:34:30William SikströmTell Me
  • 17:38:30ChromaticsYou're No Good
  • 17:45:05ParadisToi Et Moi
  • 17:48:45VestaOta Varovasti
  • 17:52:12Gregory PorterRevival
  • 17:55:25RitschiJung u frei
  • 18:00:41Francesca GramegnaConversazione
  • 18:03:44Roisin MurphySomething More (Edit)
  • 18:07:36Midnight MagicBeam Me Up
  • 18:12:47Marcos ValleSempre
  • 18:19:41Yuksek & Bertrand BurgalatIcare
  • 18:23:19BandoleroParis Latino
  • 18:27:22Elizabeth ShepherdPoinciana
  • 18:31:08Satin JacketsAutomatic ft. Panama
  • 18:35:45ElodieGuaranà
  • 18:38:54Fierce CreaturesThese Parts
  • 18:42:05Barbara MendesJá Sabia
  • 18:47:17Emi MeyerParaiso
  • 18:51:17Friendly FiresHeaven Let Me In
  • 18:56:01Caroline PolachekSo Hot You're Hurting My Feelings
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 
  • 20:00:53The CardigansMy Favourite Game
  • 20:04:38Snoh AalegraWhoa
  • 20:07:59JazzinhoAbracao De Bossa
  • 20:13:49Luca CarboniIo Non Voglio
  • 20:18:47VideoclubEnfance 80
  • 20:22:29Silva & LudmillaUm Pôr do Sol na Praia
  • 20:25:36MahmoodSoldi
  • 20:28:56LOONAButterfly
  • 20:32:58Bleu ToucanLe Hublot
  • 20:36:45Autour De LucieChanson sans issue (ne vois-tu pas)
  • 20:40:08J.LamottaDeal With That (feat. Roni Meir & Noritsu)
  • 20:47:27ShuraReligion
  • 20:51:40Max GiesingerZuhause
  • 20:55:26JameliaSuperstar
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 
  • 21:33:40Lola Le LannSoleil
  • 21:36:32TuxedoThe Tuxedo Way
  • 21:39:48La Ong FongAlways Lonely
  • 21:44:07GaiaChega
  • 21:49:14Trio TernuraA Gira
  • 21:52:21Donny BenétMr Experience
  • 21:56:27Heidi HappyToo Fast
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 
  • 22:30:16Fatnotronic & PoolsideEsperar Pra Ver
  • 22:35:11Ben L'Oncle SoulA'int Off To The Back
  • 22:38:56NightbirdeIt's Ok
  • 22:44:43SG Lewis, Robyn & Channel TresImpact
  • 22:49:24Takeshi NakatsukaI Want To See The Rainbow
  • 22:52:53Christine and the QueensDamn, dis-moi (feat. Dâm-Funk)
  • 22:56:13ThundercatDragonball Durag
23:00 on air

The Curator

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

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