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Monocle culture editor Robert Bound takes an international look at the latest in film, music and the arts. Plus – weekly Midori House music sessions.

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We talk to curator Errol Fuller as a collection of extinct species goes under the hammer, Saint Etienne’s Pete Wiggs tells us about his score for the film How We Used To Live, and we meet British broadcaster and comedian David Mitchell. Plus, we visit new art exhibitions in London and Istanbul and there’s live music from Bahamas.

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163 24 Nov 2014
00:53:41

We talk to curator Errol Fuller as a collection of extinct species goes under the hammer, Saint Etienne’s Pete Wiggs tells us about his score for the film How We Used To Live, and we meet British broadcaster and comedian David Mitchell. Plus, we visit new art exhibitions in London and Istanbul and there’s live music from Bahamas.

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162 17 Nov 2014
00:53:37

Author Hassan Abdulrazzak talks Arabic science fiction, we take the temperature of Contemporary Istanbul and head to a literary festival in Rio. Plus we check out a new exhibition in London that explores the city of Lagos and there’s live music from Mali's Songhoy Blues.

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161 10 Nov 2014
00:53:37

Andrew Mueller talks us through his memoir of life as a music journalist. We also head to CPH:DOX in Copenhagen to see which documentaries should be on our must-watch list, profile female electronic-sound pioneers from the 1950s and learn about 1990s East Berlin life through a new photography book.

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160 3 Nov 2014
00:53:37

Journalist Rich Peppiatt introduces his new film, One Rogue Reporter, which turns the tables on the editors of Britain’s tabloids. Plus the art world’s most powerful players and live music from Asaf Avidan.

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159 27 Oct 2014
00:55:21

As Halloween approaches we learn about all things gothic with the curator of a new exhibition at the British Library and find out about this year’s costume trends. Plus a report from the CMJ Music Marathon in New York and live music from Seth Lakeman.

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158 20 Oct 2014
00:53:41

Broadcast’s Peter White introduces highlights from this year’s MIPCOM conference, we meet playwright Jingan Macpherson Young as her new production Filth opens in London and we hear live music from New Build.

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157 13 Oct 2014
00:53:36

Monocle culture editor Robert Bound takes an international look at the latest in film, music and the arts. Plus – weekly Midori House music sessions.

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156 6 Oct 2014
00:53:40

The team behind Little White Lies magazine tell us about their new book, we take the temperature at the Festival do Rio and meet sculptor Willard Wigan. Plus live music from British folk singer Roo Panes.

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155 29 Sep 2014
00:55:42

Robert Bound investigates the art of the written word with Angela Webb from the National Handwriting Association, novelist Alex Preston and graphologist Caroline Murray. Plus live music from Sarah Jane Morris.

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154 22 Sep 2014
00:55:29

We get lost in the inner thoughts of comedian Tim Key and investigate our own through the medium of sound with writer Sean Street. Plus an exploration of documentary hit All This Mayhem and live music from country musician Willie Watson.

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153 15 Sep 2014
00:53:41

As the Mercury Prize shortlist is announced, we ponder the importance of national music awards, plus Swedish actor Stellan Skarsgård talks about new film In Order of Disappearance, we head to Brazil for ArtRio and there’s live music from Berlin-based trio, Ballet School.

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152 8 Sep 2014
00:53:35

The Duke of Devonshire and artist Christopher Le Brun show Robert Bound around a new sculpture exhibition in the grounds of Chatsworth House, we head to Beirut and Bamako to find out how music is being used as light relief and a political messenger, we also hear about the latest commissions under Sydney’s new public-art fund, and enjoy a Midori House session from Canadian musician Chad VanGaalen.

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