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Julie Rousse talks about her experiences in Afghanistan, India, Chili

Shortly before the Berlin Christmas Disaster devastated the western world, phonographer and sound artist Julie Rousse came to visit us in the Oranien Studio in Kreuzberg. It was not only the end of the year 2013; a year that had brought many travels to our guest. She had been in Chili, Aghanistan and in India. Hear her talk about these visits and listen to stories you hardly read in newspapers and such. Sounds recorded during her travels are played back as well. You want to submit your works or tapes/CDs/Vinyls…

19.December. Shephard & Van Alebeek with GUEST! – Julie Rousse

On Wednesday evening Julie Rousse will come to the Oranien Studio, to the heart of legendary Kreuzberg where warm blooded women serve you the most tasty Molotov cocktails. Julie has been to Afghanistan where she followed the footsteps of adventurous travelers of the past and managed to buy this tape. “In reportage in Kabul, Afghanistan, heading towards the city centre in a taxi. Despite the diffuse fear I hold into myself everyday since I arrived, I suddenly notice the beautiful song playing in the old speakers. Unable to catch the…

Interview with Berlin Chansonoise Coco

Coco came from Hamburg when she made the move to Berlin a few years ago. Hamburg? Isn’t that the German town where a harbour’s nightlife met up with illusions for the common people and gave birth to Springer Verlag? Coco didn’t open a nightclub called Brutal Happy Tapes in Berlin. Maybe that’s a pity. But maybe she didn’t, because she grew up in Germany’s self-proclaimed Utopia: Freistaat Bayern! People from Bavaria run wurstclubs. Brutal Happy Wurst. As always, it is utterly unpredictable where the show will take us. This flyer…

Shephard & Van Alebeek – Coast to Coast Tour Dream Show

It’s our radio station and we can broadcast if we want to. And that is great. Before you take out your checkbook to donate us tons of money, have a listen first. It’s one of our dreams to take Radio On on the road, go to the land of dreams, visit big cities and small villages, and transmit. A Radio On Coast to Coast Tour. Just think of the world we could encounter. And finally unravel the biggest cliché and pick out the neatest, strangest and most normal stories. Meet…

Brave Ear Radio- Jason Honea talks with Andrea Schroeder and Ken Shakin

Jason Honea’s show has the magic and mystery of chance encounters while travelling the USA from coast to coast. The pearls shining on a collar, sleepless nights, the sudden sense of liberty when waking up in the middle of nowhere, useless love affairs. The guests offer myriad views on life on the edge of existence, and might drag us right to the very center of it. Andrea Schroeder, – read the hosanna’s here was interviewed just before her widely acclaimed album ‘Where the Wild Oceans End’ got published. She talks…

8. November _ The Post Nuclear Notion and The Explosion of Fukushima

On 8.November hard core doom scenario writers predicted the explosion of Fukushima. The radio-active fall out, carried by northern winds would wipe out life on the northern hemisphere within two days. Shephard and Van Alebeek follow the scenario from their radio active studio in the heart of Kreuzberg, the place where everything happened seventy years earlier. Listen on your handheld radio or whatever device you have on 8. November 22:00-24:00 Berlin time or Saturday 9. November 06:00-08:00 Fukushima Time

Michal Libera – Scenes from a Bourgeois Life

Adrian Shephard, Rinus van Alebeek and Michal Libera read from Sun Tzu “Art of War” with inserts from Johann Cruijff, wikipedia materials on football and Filippo Marinetti with a starter from Brian Eno and a lot of music they’ll be bringing in their suitcases. That’s how it started, but then something weird happened in the studio… Please check the Schedule for broadcast hours/days If you want help this radio, you can donate a small amount  

Adrian Shephard and Rinus van Alebeek talk with Kim Laugs

Dutch/Belgian inventor and sonic artist Kim Laugs grew up in a cultural wasteland somewhere on the border of the South of the Netherlands and Belgium. He grew up in a time when occult forces in Belgium turned the country into a kind of pathological swamp. Massacres in commercial centers, corrupt and suicidal politicians, the death of a king, child porn and a pedophile kept the country in a state of shock. Escaped form the country of Tintin and Dutroux he studied sound in The Hague and worked on a huge…