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Stuart Maconie's Freak Zone Episode guide

  1. Charles Hazlewood sits in

    Charles Hazlewood sits in for Stuart Maconie and plays his favourite leftfield music.

    First broadcast: 20 Apr 2014

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  2. The High Llamas

    As 6 Music Celebrates Ireland, the featured album is Cold and Bouncy by The High Llamas.

    First broadcast: 13 Apr 2014

  3. FutureEverything Festival

    The Space Lady and Evian Christ talk about performing at the FutureEverything festival.

    First broadcast: 06 Apr 2014

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  4. Squarepusher

    Squarepusher explains his new project making music for advanced Japanese robots.

    First broadcast: 30 Mar 2014

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  5. John Sinclair

    Counterculture icon, beat poet and MC5 manager John Sinclair chats about his new album.

    First broadcast: 23 Mar 2014

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  6. William Basinski

    Composer William Basinski talks about The Disintegration Loops and performing in London.

    First broadcast: 16 Mar 2014

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  7. Penguin Cafe

    Stuart chats to members of Penguin Cafe and celebrates International Women's Day.

    First broadcast: 09 Mar 2014

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  8. The Freaky Side of the 6 Music Festival

    Featuring music from The Radiophonic Workshop and Graham Massey's Sun Ra Arkestra tribute.

    First broadcast: 02 Mar 2014

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  9. Brazilian tropicalia from Os Mutantes

    Stuart has psychedelic Brazilian tropicalia from Os Mutantes for the featured album slot.

    First broadcast: 23 Feb 2014

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  10. Goblin's Claudio Simonetti

    Goblin founding member Claudio Simonetti chats to Stuart about their upcoming tour.

    First broadcast: 16 Feb 2014

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  11. Keel Her

    Lo-fi pop queen Keel Her chats to Stuart about her debut album.

    First broadcast: 09 Feb 2014

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  12. Kemper Norton

    Kemper Norton talks to Stuart about creating ambient music using field recordings.

    First broadcast: 02 Feb 2014

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  13. Ice Music Festival

    Terje Isungset chats to Stuart about the Ice Music Festival in Norway.

    First broadcast: 26 Jan 2014

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  14. Shelagh McDonald chats to Stuart

    Folk singer Shelagh McDonald on her return to music after living in a tent for 30 years.

    First broadcast: 19 Jan 2014

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  15. Dave Brock from Hawkwind

    Hawkwind's Dave Brock chats to Stuart about space rock and his plans for 2014.

    First broadcast: 12 Jan 2014

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  16. Steve Howe chats to Stuart

    Stuart looks forward to the big events of 2014 and talks Yes with Steve Howe.

    First broadcast: 05 Jan 2014

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  17. Best Bits of 2013

    Stuart revisits some of the best moments on the Freak Zone from the past 12 months.

    First broadcast: 29 Dec 2013

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  18. Connan Mockasin and The Radiophonic Workshop

    Music from two sessions recorded for 6 Music; Connan Mockasin and Radiophonic Workshop.

    First broadcast: 22 Dec 2013

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  19. Roger Eno chats to Stuart

    Roger Eno, younger brother of Brian Eno, chats about new record Little Things Left Behind.

    First broadcast: 15 Dec 2013

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  20. The Legacy of Frank Zappa

    Stuart explores how Frank Zappa is viewed today, 20 years after his death.

    First broadcast: 08 Dec 2013

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  21. Japanoise rock from Boredoms

    Stuart gives Vision Creation Newsun by Boredoms the featured album treatment.

    First broadcast: 01 Dec 2013

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  22. BBC Radiophonic Workshop

    Dick Mills and Roger Limb chat about their years of service at the Radiophonic Workshop.

    First broadcast: 24 Nov 2013

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  23. Brit psych from Kaleidoscope

    Stuart's featured album is Kaleidoscope's debut, ahead of their first gig in 40 years.

    First broadcast: 17 Nov 2013

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  24. Four Tet chats to Stuart

    Four Tet talks to Stuart about getting out of the game but still making music.

    First broadcast: 10 Nov 2013

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  25. Mike Oldfield chats to Stuart

    Iconic British musician Mike Oldfield chats to Stuart about his career.

    First broadcast: 03 Nov 2013

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  26. Laraaji chats to Stuart

    Laraaji chats to Stuart about the reissue of his mystic new age music.

    First broadcast: 27 Oct 2013

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  27. Dinos Chapman chats to Stuart

    Experimental visual artist Dinos Chapman on his departure into creating music.

    First broadcast: 20 Oct 2013

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  28. Folk guitarist Jon Renbourn

    Stuart's featured album is Sir John Alot by British folk guitarist Jon Renbourn.

    First broadcast: 13 Oct 2013

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  29. Cult, sci-fi and horror soundtracks

    Stuart explores The Wicker Man's soundtrack with the film's associate music director.

    First broadcast: 06 Oct 2013

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  30. Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia

    Stuart has reports from the Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia.

    First broadcast: 29 Sep 2013

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