Hand-picked daytime playlists of music sit alongside a special selection of evening shows. If you look below you'll see some of the program highlights you'll find on 'Mystery Train Radio'. Please see the 'Schedule' section of this website for a full list of forthcoming programs. We really hope you enjoy listening and welcome any feedback you have about the shows! Contact us direct or why not leave a message via our 'Guestbook' page. Some older programs can be found on the mixcloud links page. If you want to receive a weekly email about 'The Mystery Train Radio Show' plus news about programming throughout the week, consider joining our mailing list. Thank you for tuning in!
Monday's from 8pm (UK) - Roger Scott's 'Classic Albums Series'. Roger began his radio career in 1966 in New York before moving to Montreal. He returned to the UK in 1971 to coincide with the introduction of commercial radio. Roger spent a 15 years at Capital Radio, shaping the musical tastes of Londoners. In 1988 Roger returned to Radio 1 where fittingly, he broadcast to a national audience for the final 2 years of his career before dying tragically young aged 46. Thanks to Roger’s son Jamie, MTR has been granted permission to share shows that feature music & interviews with The Rolling Stones, Tina Turner, U2, The Band, The Traveling Wilburys & more! Let Roger guide you. Discover more about a classic album Monday from 8pm.
Monday's from 9pm (UK) - 'The Zecom Radio Hour' is 60 minutes worth of superb tunes hosted by veteran DJ from Chicago, Bart Shore. Listen in to hear vintage rock tunes, some classics, great oldies and even the occasional new cut worth hearing. Expect the unexpected! 'The Zecom Radio Hour' showcasing a superb mix of songs you don't get up and down the radio dial! Comments and suggestions are always welcome. Perhaps you want to recommend a track or drop Bart a line about the music the show features? Feel free to email Bart direct @ BartShore@gmail.com. 'The Zecom Radio Hour' is aired each Monday from 9pm (UK). Remember to join Bart Sunday mornings too for 'The Time Warp Radio Hour' - details below.
Every Monday night from @ 10pm (UK) (A REPEAT OF SATURDAY'S PROGRAM) ''Every Little Thing'' (named after a Beatles song) is a one hour show all about the Beatles hosted by Ken Michaels. Unique features include thematic sets that Ken has been airing since his days on American radio station WDHA-FM (everything from John's political songs, recordings that feature Elton John, songs with Paul on drums, salutes to specific years or albums, BBC sets, etc.). Other special musical elements of the show include cover versions of Beatle/solo songs, side-projects, tribute songs, and music from family members. Original and archival interviews from many people in the Beatle world are also incorporated. Be sure to join Ken Monday nights from 10pm (UK)! Learn more about the show and about Ken's love for the Beatles by seeing www.kenmichaelsradio.com
Tuesday's from 9pm (UK) - Lovingly put together and hosted by Rosalie Howarth and Dan Storper, the ‘Putumayo World Music Hour’ is a special radio show from America that takes listeners on a weekly journey through the music of many different cultures. Playlists include well- known names like Bob Marley, Sting, Loreena McKennitt and Santana, along with exceptional, underexposed international artists that deserve wider recognition. This weekly broadcast also features interviews with world-class music makers such as Los Lobos, Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt and Taj Mahal who eagerly support and have been influenced by world music. Tune in each Tuesday night from 9pm to hear the latest program. Expect something special.
Wednesday's from 9pm (UK) - 'Late For The Train' is a one-hour radio show presented by Dave Battersby and Produced by Mike Ward. Dave and Mike dig deep into their personal music collections to present a show of instrumental music. Covering a multitude of genres from ambient to reggae via electronica, improvisation, experimental, jazz, metal, indie, punk and many more. Brand new music, soundtrack recordings and rare cuts are likely to be shared. This program often highlighting local musicians and sometimes inviting special guests onto the show. Join Dave and producer Mike each and every Wednesday from 9pm. Just so you know... It's highly recommended not to be late for this particular train!
Friday's 9pm (UK) - 'The Mike Harding Folk Show'. Mike Harding is an English singer, songwriter, comedian, author, poet, broadcaster and multi-instrumentalist. He is sometimes known as 'The Rochdale Cowboy' after one of his hit records. Mike is also known for being a photographer, traveller, filmmaker and playwright. 'The Mike Harding Folk Show' will take you into the world of folk exploring artists new and old! Mike kindly letting 'Mystery Train Radio' air some of the special shows he recorded between 2012 and 2017 and shows he's recording at this time. A plethora of superb songs can be found on these unique programs. Join Mike for the best in folk, roots and acoustic music each and every Friday from 9pm.
Every Saturday morning from @ 11am (UK) - ''Every Little Thing'' (named after a Beatles song) is a one hour show all about the Beatles hosted by Ken Michaels. Unique features include thematic sets that Ken has been airing since his days on American radio station WDHA-FM (everything from John's political songs, recordings that feature Elton John, songs with Paul on drums, salutes to specific years or albums, BBC sets, etc.). Other special musical elements of the show include cover versions of Beatle/solo songs, side-projects, tribute songs, and music from family members. Original and archival interviews from many people in the Beatle world are also incorporated. Be sure to join Ken Saturday mornings from 11am (UK). Learn more about the show and about Ken's love for the Beatles by seeing www.kenmichaelsradio.com
Saturday's from 9pm (UK) - 'The International Americana Music Show', presented by Michael Park, is a weekly radio show featuring Americana music made exclusively by non-American artists - including occasional interviews with the artists talking about their work and influences. Michael is a Scottish broadcaster who moved to America over a decade ago. Since then, he has contributed to radio stations all over the UK and written cover stories, interviews and features for numerous British newspapers and magazines, including the award-winning Sunday Times Magazine. Michael conceived and created 'The International Americana Music Show' as a way of introducing Americana artists from all over the world to radio audiences across the United States. He currently lives in Brooklyn with his family.
Saturday's from 10pm (UK) - Join Karen Miller for 'The Miller Tells Her Tale', a weekly two hour Americana show produced in Glasgow, Scotland. Karen has stated in interview... 'The reason I started 'The Miller Tells Her Tale' was to support all the wonderful independent artists whose music doesn't get the on-air exposure I believe it deserves'. Karen features new artists and incredible songwriters and bands who've made a massive impact on the Americana scene. A rich tapestry of tracks are showcased each and every Saturday. Expect to hear songs from people like Jason Isbell, Lowri Evans, Orphan Colours, Emily Herring, John Prine, Romantica and Kesia Nagata. Karen's love for music and presenting is to the fore on this wonderful program. Catch Karen every Saturday night from 10pm.
Sunday's from 11am (UK) - Tune in to 'The Time Warp Radio Show' with your host Bart Shore. Hear music from the 50's, 60's and 70's... songs that radio forgot about - maybe never played to begin with, but should have! Rare studio outtakes of favorite songs from day's gone by or versions never heard before! The best part of the show belongs to your requests, which are always welcome! You can write to Bart direct at BartShore@gmail.com or call in to request a favorite track anytime on (001) 312 869 2068 (please note this phone number is based in the USA, therefore you may be charged by your provider for any call made). Listen to 'The Time Warp Radio Show' - every Sunday morning from 11am (UK).
Sunday's from 10pm (UK) - 'The Mystery Train Radio Show'. For a musical journey that covers both new and familiar ground join Alex Huskisson. 'The Mystery Train Radio Show' features singer-songwriters, bands and music makers - local, national and international. As well as the best in new music, this program takes a look at events that have happened in the history of popular music (from the 1930's - bang up to date). Live music and interviews may well be incorporated. 'The Mystery Train Radio Show' loves to air music from artists based in Gloucestershire (where the radio station is based) and from further afield, in fact you're likely to hear music from the 4 corners of the planet! Join Alex every Sunday from 10pm till midnight.