Radio seemed like magic to begin with, then the Nazis exploited its darker powers.
Music While You Shop, Music While You Work
David Hendy considers how music has been used to soothe, cheer, and inspire us.
An Ever Noisier World
Prof Hendy travels to Accra, a city so loud that visitors describe it as a visceral shock.
The Search for Silence
Silence has become an ever more desirable state. But when we have it, is it what we want?
Christian Carlisle takes an in depth look at the rich musical heritage of the region.
The Beagle 2 mission to Mars
A failed attempt to search for signs of life on Mars
Charles Hazlewood explores the musical legacy of the first moon landing.
Chris Broad - Jockeys Agent
Pete Wilson explores the characters and communities that make Gloucestershire great.
Join Roy as he chats to Mal Pope about Swansea - celebrating 50 years as a city.