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Wake Up! with Tom Lye

9:00amMonday

9:00amMonday

Rise and shine folks - it's gonna be a glorious day today!

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MDR’s Breakfast Club

10:00amMonday

10:00amMonday

Melodic Distraction welcomes our very first morning broadcast during our time of quarantine.

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Artist Focus

12:00pmMonday

12:00pmMonday

Some artists leave a legacy that stretches far beyond a great single or a number 1 album.

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Wake Up! with Zaremba

9:00amTuesday

9:00amTuesday

Rise and shine folks - it's gonna be a glorious day today!

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10:00amTuesday

Melodic Distraction welcomes our very first morning broadcast during our time of quarantine.

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Artist Focus

12:00pmTuesday

12:00pmTuesday

Some artists leave a legacy that stretches far beyond a great single or a number 1 album.

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LIMF

5:00pmTuesday

5:00pmTuesday

As part of LIMF, the LIMF Academy developed an award-winning talent development programme, The Academy gives Merseyside’s most promising emerging talent the opportunity to grow and develop their craft as an artist/band.

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O’Grady Says

6:00pmTuesday

6:00pmTuesday

Dave O’Grady is a songwriter from Dublin, Ireland who fronts Roots/Americana band Seafoam Green.

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Big Floppy Bangers

7:00pmTuesday

7:00pmTuesday

In a dark dark town, down a dark dark Jamaica street, in a dark dark studio, Alex and Ali come out of the shadows to bring you their Big Floppy Bangers.

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Roots and Culture

8:00pmTuesday

8:00pmTuesday

Keith Marley's Roots and Culture radio show is strictly reggae, with each show dedicated to selecting tunes from across the various branches and offshoots of the pioneering genre.

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Wake Up! with Josh Aitman

9:00amWednesday

9:00amWednesday

Rise and shine folks - it's gonna be a glorious day today!

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10:00amWednesday

Melodic Distraction welcomes our very first morning broadcast during our time of quarantine.

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Roo

4:00pmWednesday

4:00pmWednesday

Co-founder of music magazine Halcyon Wax and women/non-binary collective Shifting Spheres, Roo is deeply involved in the electronic scene. 

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Caustic Soda

5:00pmWednesday

5:00pmWednesday

Club alias of long-standing radio friendo, Tom Lye.

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The Honey Pot

6:00pmWednesday

6:00pmWednesday

A familiar face across the Liverpool club scene, Bear Growls holdsdown The Honey Pot, a monthly show full of gloopy, sweet and sticky goodness.

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The Only Way Is Upitup

8:00pmWednesday

8:00pmWednesday

Join Upitup each month on one of our newest radio shows, shedding light on the 14-year-old record label and the mighty back-catalogue behind it. From hip-hop to footwork, the span of genres from Upitup is endless.

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Wake Up! with LUNA

9:00amThursday

9:00amThursday

Rise and shine folks - it's gonna be a glorious day today!

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10:00amThursday

Melodic Distraction welcomes our very first morning broadcast during our time of quarantine.

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3:00pmThursday

We welcome Jab to the airwaves for one hour of "Jazz, but not as we know it." Jab is the first of our Kickstarter Radio Workshop graduates to make their way onto the airwaves having completed a three-part training programme with our good friend and workshop mentor, Mo Ayoub.

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Ranga

4:00pmThursday

4:00pmThursday

The Ranga crew are live on the Melodic Distraction airwaves for a show filled with fun beats and spiritual selections.

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Test Match Special

6:00pmThursday

6:00pmThursday

Richie Vegas cut his DJing teeth in his late teens – messing about with hip hop and breaks – before plundering his family’s record collections and forging a sound that includes soul, funk, jazz, afrobeat and reggae.

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Spaced Out

8:00pmThursday

8:00pmThursday

Chris Barker gets deep, weird and wonky with Spaced Out on Melodic Distraction. One half of Deep Space Orchestra, Chris brings a progressive sound to the airwaves.

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9:00amFriday

Rise and shine folks - it's gonna be a glorious day today!

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10:00amFriday

Melodic Distraction welcomes our very first morning broadcast during our time of quarantine.

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Charles Vaughan

12:00pmFriday

12:00pmFriday

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called life, to escape Planet Earth’s sounds of guns, anger and frustration, please join me.

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Cal Jader

2:00pmFriday

2:00pmFriday

Cal Jader is one of the musical activists behind London Latin cultural protagonists Movimientos and co-host of one of London's biggest tropical/global bass parties Love Carnival. 

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We Jazz Records

3:00pmFriday

3:00pmFriday

We Jazz Records is Helsinki’s jazz powerhouse. A label, festival, and most recently a record store.

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Eclectic Picks

4:00pmFriday

4:00pmFriday

Born in London, DJ and selector Fliss Mayo moved to Liverpool to study physics and since has played in many Liverpool venues. 

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Forts & Friends

5:00pmFriday

5:00pmFriday

We’re really excited to welcome Wild Forts back into the studio for an hour long live set.

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Adele Moss

6:00pmFriday

6:00pmFriday

One of Liverpool’s most highly anticipated and exciting young talents, Adele is now one of the cities’ most well respected and followed female artists.

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Aoibhneas

9:00pmFriday

9:00pmFriday

Aoibhneas (/*eev-ness): The sense of joy, wonder and delight we get from music, art and the wonderful world around us. 

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9:00amSaturday

Rise and shine folks - it's gonna be a glorious day today!

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10:00amSaturday

Melodic Distraction welcomes our very first morning broadcast during our time of quarantine.

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NuNorthern Soul Sessions

12:00pmSaturday

12:00pmSaturday

Since the 1990s, Phat Phil Cooper has been on a journey through DJ culture and electronic music with more twists and turns than your average million-selling novel.

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Losound

3:00pmSaturday

3:00pmSaturday

Losound is brought to you by the creators of Laces Out! Sneaker Festival - each show will feature a different host from a long list of local residents, local artists and guests from across the UK spinning multiple genres and doing some talking every now and again on the fashion and sneaker industry.

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The Holy Mountain

5:00pmSaturday

5:00pmSaturday

In a corrupt, greed-fuelled world, a powerful alchemist leads a Christ-like character and materialistic figures to the Holy Mountain, where they hope to achieve enlightenment.

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Cartier 4 Everyone

6:00pmSaturday

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6:00pmSaturday

C4E started as a free entry night in the Kazimier Garden back in summer '16, hosting locally overlooked club music enthusiasts (Faux Queens, Alec Tronik) alongside like minds from elsewhere (Taystii, Hesska, Kleft).

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Dance Floor Mechanics

8:00pmSaturday

8:00pmSaturday

Fresh to the airwaves; Dance floor mechanics is transmitting an array of guest mixes, emerging artist and unreleased dance music to a speaker near you...

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9:00amSunday

Rise and shine folks - it's gonna be a glorious day today!

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Guest Shows

5:00pmSunday

5:00pmSunday

Worldwide friends! Our beautiful networks of artists, DJs, producers, labels, venues, promoters, movers, shakers n trouble makers from across the UK and beyond.

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    KEEP THE FAITH

    THE GOD SQUAD

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    3SIXTEEN

    CEEOW

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    TOKYO DREAMING

    VARIOUS ARTISTS

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    HAPPY SONG

    THE FRANCOIS K & WALTER GIBBONS EDITS

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    THIS FAR

    SADE

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    WUDDAJI

    THEO PARRISH

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    DJ-KICKS

    AVALON EMERSON

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    SCENERIES NOT SONGS, VOLUME 1

    LARRY HEARD

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    ORBIT FOR SUNSHADE

    HOTSPRING

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    DAYLIGHT SAVINGS

    SURPRISE CHEF

OUR PARTNERS