Petra Kluk (Womb2) + Madeleine Dunnigan (Ladybeard)
We celebrate all things female with Petra Kluk events manager at the numbers group and organiser of a new female centric event ‘Womb2’ at Number90 and Madeleine Dunnigan co-editor of the beautifully produced glossy and online magazine Ladybeard.
Interview + live session with John Fairhurst
Blues singer and guitar talent John Fairhurst will be performs live and talks about his passion for making bows ahead of his performance at London Remixed Festival at Rich Mix (2/3 February 2018)
The story of Arthur Wint
As part of his Black History series, Jonny Virgo interviews some Olympians from London 1948 to uncover the story of the original Usain Bolt, Jamaican athlete and fighter pilot Arthur Wint.
Tales of East Glasgow
We twin with East Glasgow with an extract from Jessie Lawson’s ongoing project SIGOHA (Settled in Glasgow Oral Histories Archive) featuring voices from people who have made Glasgow their home.
This month Pearl Wise and Jonny Virgo meet Number 90 events manager Petra Kluk ahead of a new female-centric event series and Madeleine Dunnigan from feminist glossy mag Ladybeard, Jonny reports on unsung black hero; 1948 olympic gold medalist Arthur Wint and Jessie Lawson twins the show with East Glasgow via voices from the Sigoha Project. Rising UK guitar phenomenon John Fairhurst performs live.
We revisit cabaret show promoters Duckie who welcome us to The Posh Club, where golden girls and silver foxes get dressed up and hit Hackney for an afternoon of high tea and ‘ooh la la’.
Studio session: King Tides
Live studio session and interview with Hackney based band – King Tides ahead of their fourth coming EP.
Nhu, Laila and Rita teenagers from Spotlight Radio Club discover why there are some mysterious refurbished containers in a Poplar estate carpark: R-Urban.
The Lower Clapton Tales
Carolyn Clark author of The Lower Clapton Tales, takes us on a mini audio tour of Lower Clapton in Hackney, London.
Now Then: Newton Dunbar
Now Then is a podcast by Jessie Lawson sharing the stories of people who are over 70 years old, told in their own words. This is the first 10 minutes of the third episode which features Newton Dunbar – a Hackney Legend who set up the The Four Aces in Dalston.