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Schedule

00:00 on air

The Monocle Daily

Hear our take on the news and enjoy sharp reporting on the big stories every weekday. Tune in as our guest panel reviews the day’s events in Europe, follows developing stories in the Americas and welcomes early risers in Asia and Australasia. Plus: reports and analysis from Monocle’s correspondents and bureaux around the world. Nominated for ‘Best Daily Podcast’ in the 2022 British Podcast Awards.

00:40 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 00:40:15Jorge BenMenina Bonita Não Chora
  • 00:42:20CantomaShelter (feat. Quinn Lamont Luke)
  • 00:47:17Gregory PorterDon't Lose Your Steam
  • 00:50:34Sunni ColónRHYTHM TO YA LOVE
  • 00:53:47ElodiePurple In The Sky
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 
  • 01:32:27Étienne DahoBoyfriend
  • 01:36:30Hainan, DAWILL & CobeeLife
  • 01:41:03Naomi AkimotoBewitched (Are You Leaving Soon)
  • 01:46:34The PirouettesSi léger
  • 01:50:44RomyEnjoy Your Life
  • 01:54:49CatastropheMaintenant ou jamais
02:00 on air

The Entrepreneurs

Monocle Radio’s weekly tour of the most inspiring people, companies and ideas in global business, from startups to heritage brands, covering the best in hospitality, design, fashion and retail.

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 
  • 02:41:51ChemiseShe Can't Love You
  • 02:48:19Tokyo Tea RoomIf You Love Her
  • 02:51:07Fatoumata Diawara & MMassa Den
  • 02:54:36Hitomi TohyamaExotic Yokogao
03:00 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.

03:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 03:33:35Lewis OfMan & Coco & Clair ClairMisbehave (PPJ Remix)
  • 03:37:06YEИDRYHerrera
  • 03:40:40The CanyonsApples and Pears
  • 03:45:35KhruangbinSo We Won't Forget
  • 03:50:32SysturFurðuverur
  • 03:54:29Friday Night PlansPlastic Love
04:00 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.

04:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 04:31:18Magenta ClubAvec toi (feat. Lola Le Lann)
  • 04:35:05Lauryn HillEx-Factor
  • 04:40:24Sebastián YatraMelancólicos Anónimos
  • 04:43:40João SelvaPassarinho
  • 04:47:27Nu GeneaTienaté
  • 04:52:07Stuzzimaracuya massage
  • 04:55:38Alan Braxe & AnnieNever Coming Back
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 Sunday, Georgina Godwin hosts an in-depth discussion with the person behind the prose.

05:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 05:33:23Claude FontaineCry for Another
  • 05:36:57Marcos ValleEstrelar
  • 05:42:08Michael Von Der HeideVoila La Nuit
  • 05:47:05Bala DesejoPassarinha (feat. Julia Mestre, Dora Morelenbaum, Zé Ibarra & Lucas Nunes)
  • 05:50:59KelelaEnough for Love
  • 05:55:11Caroline PolachekWelcome To My Island
06:00 on air

The Entrepreneurs

Monocle Radio’s weekly tour of the most inspiring people, companies and ideas in global business, from startups to heritage brands, covering the best in hospitality, design, fashion and retail.

06:10 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 06:10:04Francesca GramegnaConversazione
  • 06:13:07Adèle CastillonImpala
  • 06:15:18Paola & ChiaraFurore
  • 06:18:17GenevaDown Bad (feat. Basi Azul)
  • 06:21:33TootardMOONLIGHT
  • 06:26:34Kio AmachreeIvory
  • 06:32:04L'ImpératriceAgitations tropicales
  • 06:36:10MadonnaInto The Groove (You Can Dance Remix Edit) [2022 Remaster]
  • 06:40:56Caravan PalaceAbout You (feat. Charles X)
  • 06:44:43Diogo RamosLiberté je t'aime (feat. Bïa) [Remix 2020]
  • 06:48:07Rina SawayamaCherry
  • 06:51:35Sam RuffilloMind & Soul (Italo Version)
  • 06:55:48AntoninAntonino
  • 07:00:52Jayda GMEANT TO BE
  • 07:04:19DorianDuele
  • 07:07:52TélépopmusikBreathe (feat. Angela McCluskey)
  • 07:12:32Mayra AndradeAfeto
  • 07:17:42Dua LipaDance The Night
  • 07:20:40St. LuciaElevate
  • 07:25:50The KnocksBang Bang (feat. Donna Missal)
  • 07:28:58Ginger RootLoneliness
  • 07:32:23Maan & GoldbandStiekem
  • 07:35:49AquakultreAfricvillean Funk (feat. Trobiz)
  • 07:40:02Le Roi AngusCouchés sur le sable
  • 07:44:03ReinizraSad flower
  • 07:48:32Clazziquai ProjectSunshine
  • 07:52:29Kylie MinoguePadam Padam
  • 07:55:18ShygirlCleo
08:00 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 08:02:47Taylor SwiftLavender Haze
  • 08:06:02COEOJapanese Woman
  • 08:11:30Vaundyodoriko
  • 08:15:56Pleasure VoyageSummer Voyage (Club Edit) [feat. Done, Andrea Rossetti & Francesco Fisotti]
  • 08:21:40Let's Eat GrandmaLevitation
  • 08:25:28CorineBouge Bouge
  • 08:29:04Harrison LiptonShy
  • 08:32:05Nattalia SarriaLast Summer Whisper
  • 08:36:58Pocket SunWake Up
  • 08:40:33Gyedu-Blay AmbolleyHighlife
  • 08:45:22Sally ShapiroI'll Be By Your Side
  • 08:50:35Tove Lo2 Die 4
  • 08:53:38Shinichiro YokotaNight Drive
  • 09:35:49The Japanese HouseSunshine Baby
  • 09:39:29Julieta VenegasMismo Amor
  • 09:42:51SurfacesI Can't Help But Feel
  • 09:45:49BlæstAll In (feat. Lamin)
  • 09:48:49Erlend ØyeSheltered Life (Radio Edit)
  • 09:52:37StellaPourquoi
10:00 on air

The Stack

Essential listening for anyone who cares about the printed word and developments in publishing. From independent publications, new forms of print media and graphic novels to little-known niche magazines, ‘The Stack’ is Monocle’s take on the world of print, focusing on everything from the glossiest fashion title to the grittiest local newspaper.

10:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 10:34:18LirazDoone Doone
  • 10:39:06Lou HayterTime Out of Mind
  • 10:42:51Pablo AlboránCarretera y manta
  • 10:46:34Sophie Ellis-BextorEverything is Sweet
  • 10:51:40The PressureSaturday Night
  • 10:54:43GinestàSomni
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 
  • 11:33:22Juliette ArmanetLe Dernier Jour du Disco (Remix)
  • 11:36:01Two Door Cinema ClubTalk
  • 11:39:42Sofi Tukker & Amadou & MariamMon Chéri
  • 11:43:55Babe RainbowSuper Ego
  • 11:49:18ClaudeLadada (Mon Dernier Mot)
  • 11:52:09Olivia DeanDive
  • 11:55:33Christine and the QueensJe te vois enfin
12:00 on air

The Foreign Desk

​Presented by ​Andrew Mueller, Monocle’s flagship global-affairs show features​ expert guests ​and in-depth analysis of the big issues of the week. Nominated for ‘Best Current Affairs’ show and the ‘Spotlight Award’ in the 2022 British Podcast Awards.

12:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 12:34:07RemaDirty
  • 12:37:54GaiaChega
  • 12:41:01HervéD'où je viens
  • 12:44:47Penny PennyShichangani
  • 12:50:34RogêPra Vida
  • 12:54:10BonoboShadows (feat. Jordan Rakei)
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 
  • 13:33:46SG LewisSomething About Your Love
  • 13:39:08Dragonette, Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano & Cat DealersSummer Thing (feat. Bruno Martini)
  • 13:41:40Bongeziwe Mabandlaukuthanda wena
  • 13:46:22MatheyAmeyatchi
  • 13:51:57Peggy Gou(It Goes Like) Nanana (Edit)
  • 13:55:54Giorgio PoiI Pomeriggi
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 Sunday, Georgina Godwin hosts an in-depth discussion with the person behind the prose.

14:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 14:33:23YunaBest Love
  • 14:38:05Milton NascimentoTudo o Que Você Podia Ser
  • 14:41:42Marcella BellaNell'aria
  • 14:45:31The 2 BearsGet Together
  • 14:49:27The PirouettesSan Diego
  • 14:53:05Lady DonliSoft Life
  • 14:55:35SaultGod Is Love
15:00 on air

The Entrepreneurs

Monocle Radio’s weekly tour of the most inspiring people, companies and ideas in global business, from startups to heritage brands, covering the best in hospitality, design, fashion and retail.

15:30 on air

Monocle Weekends

Show playlist 
  • 15:30:01Alan PalomoStay-At-Home DJ
  • 15:33:51Phillipi & RodrigoMagnetico
  • 15:37:49Quasi QuiCity Mashups
  • 15:42:55Benny SingsSanta Barbara (feat. Nataly Dawn)
  • 15:46:37Hot ChipHand Me Down Your Love
  • 15:51:04Jessie WareThat! Feels Good!
  • 15:55:29Étienne Daho & Vanessa ParadisTirer la nuit sur les étoiles
16:00 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.

16:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 16:32:07Zara LarssonCan't Tame Her
  • 16:35:23Isamar & CompañiaNo Estás
  • 16:41:06Curtis HardingCan't Hide It
  • 16:44:28Hiroshi SatoSay Goodbye
  • 16:49:11Agnes Nunes & Neo BeatsLisboa
  • 16:52:16Rachel ChinouririAll I Ever Asked
  • 16:56:07Baco Exu do BluesLágrimas (feat. Gal Costa)
17:00 on air

The Concierge

Thinking about your next trip? Allow us to be of service. Introducing The Concierge, a travel show that goes the extra mile with tips, tricks and recommendations from around the world.

17:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 17:32:23Rob, Jack Lahana & CatastropheToupies
  • 17:36:08The ConcretesWYWH
  • 17:39:19MuziJuice
  • 17:43:09Marco CastelloTorpi
  • 17:48:27Mylène FarmerÀ tout jamais
  • 17:52:13Everything But the GirlCaution To The Wind
  • 17:56:27Σtella & RedinhoCharmed
18:00 on air

The Stack

Essential listening for anyone who cares about the printed word and developments in publishing. From independent publications, new forms of print media and graphic novels to little-known niche magazines, ‘The Stack’ is Monocle’s take on the world of print, focusing on everything from the glossiest fashion title to the grittiest local newspaper.

18:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 18:32:35Marcos ValleBicicleta
  • 18:36:24KungsNever Going Home
  • 18:39:18Salma e MacMarquinha
  • 18:41:32KhaidJolie
  • 18:46:14Serginho MeritiBons Momentos
  • 18:48:38OwlleFree (Parisien Mix)
  • 18:52:00Vendredi Sur MerComment tu vas finir
  • 18:54:44KassinRelax
19:00 on air

The Chiefs

Tyler Brûlé is joined by an array of C-suite leaders – including the CEOs of major airlines, broadsheets, institutions and retail operations – for in-depth discussions about business and entrepreneurship. Do you want to know how the finest global businesses are successfully navigating through times of crisis? Then join Monocle’s editorial director – himself a champion of entrepreneurialism – and a stellar cast of leading chief executives for practical advice on steering companies towards secure and profitable futures.

19:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 19:30:52Adèle CastillonRêve
  • 19:34:05Charli XCXNew Shapes (feat. Caroline Polachek & Christine and the Queens)
  • 19:37:27Sophie TapiePas vu pas pris
  • 19:40:31ChromeoReplacements (feat. La Roux)
  • 19:45:41Elis Regina & Antônio Carlos JobimSó Tinha de Ser Com Você
  • 19:50:06UAOcha
  • 19:54:44CalemaTe Amo
20:00 on air

The Foreign Desk

​Presented by ​Andrew Mueller, Monocle’s flagship global-affairs show features​ expert guests ​and in-depth analysis of the big issues of the week. Nominated for ‘Best Current Affairs’ show and the ‘Spotlight Award’ in the 2022 British Podcast Awards.

20:30 on air

Global Music

Show playlist 
  • 20:31:36Kids ReturnLost In Los Angeles
  • 20:35:20Okinawa Delays & Max EssaI Can't Sleep
  • 20:40:55Miley CyrusFlowers
  • 20:44:06Momoko KikuchiNami Ni Naritai
  • 20:48:40Moby & IndochineThis Is Not Our World (Ce n'est pas notre monde)
  • 20:52:10Burna BoyCommon Person
  • 20:55:41Emma HoetUn jour ou deux
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 
  • 21:30:40Su LeeSuper Happy (feat. Ariza)
  • 21:33:40Harry StylesWATERMELON SUGAR
  • 21:36:37Raphael ToinéFemmes Pays Douces
  • 21:43:04DjavanLilás
  • 21:47:47Masayoshi TakanakaBrasilian Skies
  • 21:53:37PayfoneLast Night in Sant Celoni (Radio Edit)
  • 22:00:56Caixa CuboDreams (feat. Xênia França & Zé Leônidas)
  • 22:05:03Say She ShePrism
  • 22:09:00Holiday SidewinderKokomo
  • 22:12:29Fatoumata Diawara & Damon AlbarnNsera
  • 22:16:21Ruta MURSo Low
  • 22:19:44CostarikaParaíso do Mundo (feat. Ana Flora) [Radio Bossa]
  • 22:23:18Mr. Vegas & Yemi AladeBright Future
  • 22:26:51beabadoobeeThe Perfect Pair
  • 22:29:52DalidaGigi In Paradisco
  • 22:37:31L'ImpératriceFou
  • 22:42:40Matia BazarSouvenir
  • 22:46:12CopenemaSerei Seu
  • 22:51:23StellaSentimentale
  • 22:55:59Ze RobertoLotus 72D
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 
  • 23:23:25The Weeknd, Playboi Carti & MadonnaPopular (The Idol Vol. 1 (Music from the HBO Original Series))
  • 23:27:07Kygo & Tina TurnerWhat's Love Got to Do With It
  • 23:30:36LAU & Luke MillionInstant Sunshine (Luke Million Remix)
  • 23:34:29AnzYou Could Be (feat. George Riley)
  • 23:39:10The MaríasUn Millón
  • 23:42:00Bob HaroPhotograph
  • 23:46:59James RightonEdie
  • 23:50:50Selman FarisInan
  • 23:54:22Hamada KingoMidnight Cruisin'

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