Schedule

00:00 on air

The Late Edition

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.

00:20 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 00:29:24HervéAddenda
  • 00:32:03A Bossa ElectricaVeja O Sol Spiritual South Remix
  • 00:35:57Bleu ToucanMatin à Toucanopolis
  • 00:39:26La RouxAutomatic Driver
  • 00:46:15Pupkulies & RebeccaSaùde
  • 00:50:40HYUKOHSilverhair Express
  • 00:54:09L'ImpératriceFou
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.

01:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 01:30:39LEALeiser
  • 01:34:04Of Monsters and MenWars
  • 01:37:36CherokeeEnd Of Summer ft. Goto
  • 01:44:00Nao YoshiokaLiberation
  • 01:48:13Francis and The LightsJust for Us
  • 01:51:07Luca HänniNie mehr allein
  • 01:54:18R PlusMy Boy
02:00 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.

02:30 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.

02:40 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 02:41:07Girl RayShow Me More
  • 02:44:28Wilde BelleIt's Too Late
  • 02:47:34CapyacCeasefire
  • 02:51:36Sophie Ellis BextorMusic Gets the Best of Me
  • 02:55:10Nathy PelusoBUENOS AIRES
03:00 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.

03:15 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 03:17:39COEOJapanese Woman
  • 03:23:22Aki YashiroSway
  • 03:27:11LÉONAnd It Breaks My Heart
  • 03:32:58DagnyWearing Nothing
  • 03:36:19JazzanovaLook What You're Doin' to Me
  • 03:39:23Jeans for JesusWosch no chli blibä
  • 03:45:25BreakbotBe Mine Tonight (feat. Delafleur)
  • 03:48:17Lady Gaga & Ariana GrandeRain On Me
  • 03:51:23Julien DoreLa Fièvre
  • 03:55:25Janet JacksonRunaway
04:00 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.

04:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 04:30:10Carla BruniQuelque chose
  • 04:32:51Johanna Iivanainen & 1NMuukalaisia Tarvitaan
  • 04:39:06SilvaFalando Sério
  • 04:43:29Shuya Okino feat. Pete SimpsonLet Nothing Change You
  • 04:48:24Peggy GouStarry Night
  • 04:54:59Titiyo1989
05:00 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.

05:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 05:30:20Little DragonHold On
  • 05:33:56Clazziquai ProjectColor Your Soul
  • 05:38:33Stella JangVillain
  • 05:42:54Saint EtienneLast Days of Disco
  • 05:46:30JalooCira, Regina and Nana ft. Lucas Santtana
  • 05:50:12Shy'mJe sais
  • 05:52:51Astrud GilbertoDesafinado
  • 05:56:04XYLØYes & No
06:00 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.

06:10 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 06:10:33Alice et MoiJ'en ai rien à faire
  • 06:14:04Takagi & KetraL'esercito del selfie (feat. Lorenzo Fragola & Arisa)
  • 06:17:11Jason Joseph & The SpectacularElectric Feel (MGMT cover)
  • 06:23:16Marcos ValleEstrelar
  • 06:28:33Wincent WeissWir Sind
  • 06:33:56ReykoSpinning Over You
  • 06:37:12WafiaHurricane
  • 06:40:26TaxiPode Chorar
  • 06:44:26Tove LoReally Don't Like U ft. Kylie Minogue
  • 06:48:13Michael Von Der HeideVoila La Nuit
  • 06:52:14YaejiOne More
  • 07:00:40Maylee ToddBaby's Got It
  • 07:05:20PoolsideKinda Lovely (Bleu Toucan Remix)
  • 07:08:38PRETTYMUCHTeacher
  • 07:11:25Kylie MinogueIn Your Eyes
  • 07:16:41PetticoatThe Middle
  • 07:20:13Twin TheoryInnocent ft Tamzene
  • 07:23:23Vasco VideoSomebodyThat I Used To Know
  • 07:27:33YunaBest Love
  • 07:32:30Pet Shop BoysSe A Vida E (That's the Way Life Is)
  • 07:36:28Eliane EliasI Thought About You
  • 07:41:28Lola Le LannPortofino
  • 07:46:04Polo & PanPays imaginaire
  • 07:50:57Donny BenétNegroni Summer
  • 07:54:46Chloe x HalleUngodly Hour
08:00 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 08:09:08IZABrisa
  • 08:11:43Big Wild6's to 9's (feat. Rationale)
  • 08:15:13Rosemary FairweatherHeavenly
  • 08:19:58ParadisToi Et Moi
  • 08:25:12Tiara AndiniGemintang Hatiku
  • 08:29:10Clara LucianiOn ne meurt pas d'amour
  • 08:32:38Whale IslandAin't Nobody Straight in LA
  • 08:36:40The PirouettesSi léger
  • 08:40:48Charlotte GainsbourgSylvia Says
  • 08:45:13Fly By MidnightWaiting Tables
  • 08:48:21Hiatus KaiyoteNakamarra (feat. Q-Tip)
  • 08:52:59Francesca MichielinLEONI
  • 08:56:51ChildeJust Me
  • 09:37:48Ava MaxKings & Queens
  • 09:40:32Roisin MurphyNarcissus
  • 09:49:46Daniela MercuryProibido O Carnival (ft. Caetano Veloso)
  • 09:53:43ParadisInstantané
10:00 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.

10:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 10:35:08Sofi Tukker & Bomba EstéreoPlaya Grande
  • 10:38:43The WeekndBlinding Lights
  • 10:42:14Luisa MaitaFulaninha
  • 10:48:23Yumi ZoumaCool For a Second
  • 10:51:43The CardigansMy Favourite Game
  • 10:55:37Carly Rae JepsenSummer Love
11:00 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.

11:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 11:34:19Quiet Nights OrchestraSundays
  • 11:39:59SolangeLosing You
  • 11:44:12TamtaReplay
  • 11:48:45Mashrou' LeilaCavalry
  • 11:51:52Enchantée JuliaDouze heures
  • 11:55:09TootardMOONLIGHT
12:00 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.

12:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 12:34:42Those Guys From AthensBurnin' Up
  • 12:40:18FinneasI Don't Miss You At All
  • 12:42:25Snoh AalegraSituationship
  • 12:46:58Kate RyanDésenchantée
  • 12:50:32Lianne La HavasRead My Mind
  • 12:55:18Le BoomBe There For You
13:00 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.

13:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 13:34:11Lord SivaSolhverv
  • 13:37:49Ben WestbeechSomething For The Weekend
  • 13:42:17JainOh Man
  • 13:47:31Cathy ClaretSolita por el mundo
  • 13:51:01Toufic FarroukhDestins et désirs
  • 13:56:08Melanie MartinezPlay Date
14:00 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.

14:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 14:33:43AnnieAmerican Cars
  • 14:37:40RitschiHallo
  • 14:40:57RegardRide It
  • 14:45:28Hot ChipMelody of Love
  • 14:49:56CaribouNever Come Back
  • 14:54:57Chaka KhanHello Happiness
15:00 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.

15:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 15:34:15Alex Kapranos & Clara LucianiSummer Wine
  • 15:38:27Lisa WahlandtI Love Paris
  • 15:42:28Holiday SidewinderKokomo
  • 15:47:21Calvin HarrisFeels (feat. Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry & Big Sean)
  • 15:51:10Kygo & Tina TurnerWhat's Love Got to Do With It
  • 15:55:02Bleu ToucanLes eaux de Naples
16:00 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.

16:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 16:30:03MireiLonely in Tokyo
  • 16:33:37Kate FullerSwing Sweet Love
  • 16:35:32Barbara BaldassarreNello Sguardo
  • 16:38:44Miley CyrusMidnight Sky
  • 16:44:23VoyagerSo Good to Me (feat. DJ AK)
  • 16:47:18TennisPetition
  • 16:50:28RobynHang With Me
  • 16:54:48SadeSmooth Operator
  • 17:00:42Janet JacksonTogether Again
  • 17:04:50Billy BahamaPacific
  • 17:08:17Elizabeth ShepherdFeeling Good
  • 17:13:43Say Lou LouThe Look of Love
  • 17:19:19Sophie Ellis BextorMusic Gets the Best of Me
  • 17:22:56Christine and the QueensJe disparais dans tes bras
  • 17:26:48Ruben HeinFool By Morning
  • 17:30:38Friendly FiresLove Like Waves
  • 17:35:02Claire LaffutNudes (feat. Yseult)
  • 17:38:19Keb'MoMy Baby's Tellin' Lies
  • 17:42:00Jean ToniqueSomething to Talk About feat. Keyone Starr
  • 17:47:50James RightonEdie
  • 17:51:43Cocktail MartinoE la chiamano estate (feat. Federico Straga)
  • 17:55:00AlizeeMoi Lolita
18:00 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.

18:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 18:32:12AngeleOui ou Non
  • 18:35:28ConchitaMira Dónde Estoy
  • 18:37:29Benjamin IngrossoDance You Off
  • 18:42:59IndilaParle à ta tête
  • 18:45:57Takeshi NakatsukaI Was Looking Up To The Moon
  • 18:49:59Fatnotronic & PoolsideEsperar Pra Ver
  • 18:55:04Le CouleurConcorde
19:00 on air

The Chiefs

Tyler Brûlé is joined by an array of C-suite leaders – including the CEOs of major airlines and those at the helm of national broadsheets, humanitarian institutions and mammoth retail operations – in one-to-one long-form interviews. Do you want to know how the finest global businesses are successfully navigating a course through times of crisis? Then join Monocle’s editor in chief and a stellar cast of chief executives for practical advice on steering companies towards secure and profitable futures.

19:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 19:30:23Zara LarssonLove Me Land
  • 19:33:07ÁTOAQueria Ser
  • 19:36:06Vendredi Sur MerÉcoute Chérie
  • 19:41:31JazzinhoReady to Feel Again
  • 19:46:52Mayra AndradeAfeto
  • 19:51:12The CarpentersTop of the World
  • 19:54:35Gavin Turek2AM
20:00 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.

20:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 20:44:50Wincent WeissHier mit dir
  • 20:48:57Batista JuniorCheira
  • 20:52:13Hainan, DAWILL & CobeeLife
  • 20:56:07DagnyParis
21:00 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.

21:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 21:31:53Rina SawayamaCherry
  • 21:35:21SrbukHalf a Goddess
  • 21:38:41QuasimodeSlow Motion (feat. Asako Toki)
  • 21:43:43YuksekDo Beijo
  • 21:49:04ParadisRecto Verso
  • 21:52:35GlasperlenspielGeiles Leben
  • 21:56:16Tove LoMateo
  • 22:00:44Polo & PanFeel Good
  • 22:04:41L'ImpératriceSome Paradise
  • 22:08:46Ben L'Oncle SoulSoulman
  • 22:12:24GungunA Beached Whale
  • 22:18:08DornikDo You Wanna (feat. Gavin Turek)
  • 22:21:56Doja CatSay So
  • 22:25:54Banda Reflexu'sMadagascar Olodum
  • 22:29:20MetronomySalted Caramel Ice Cream
  • 22:32:50Quiet Nights OrchestraSwell
  • 22:38:30Citizens!True Romance (Gilgamesh Remix)
  • 22:43:18Boys Get HurtSummer Solstice
  • 22:49:16SakanactionKikitakatta Dance Music Liquidroom Ni
  • 22:53:14AuroraThe River
  • 22:56:55FinneasI Don't Miss You At All
23:00 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.

23:15 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 23:17:20ChromaticsTOY
  • 23:20:53Nilla PizziPerfidia
  • 23:23:31David WaltersMama (Deni Shain & Mister Francky Remix)
  • 23:28:33RooseveltShadows
  • 23:32:58Miss LiKomplicerad
  • 23:37:45WolframFireworks (ft. Hercules & Love Affair)
  • 23:42:06Hot ChipHungry Child
  • 23:48:07KAYTRANADAWhat You Need (feat. Charlotte Day Wilson)
  • 23:51:07Pet Shop BoysSe A Vida E (That's the Way Life Is)
  • 23:55:16Norlie & KKVAlla Våra Låtar

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