Catch Doc'n Roll live on air on the mighty Soho Radio via our regular monthly show, special one-offs and annual festival takeovers. Our special guests include musicians, documentary directors and producers and cinema programmers, and you'll hear Doc'n Roll updates, music documentary news and discussion, and a whole lot of great music.

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We're next on air on Sunday, 25 June!

Check out our previous shows:

Sunday 22 May 2022
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-radio-22052022/
Presenter: Colm Larkin
Guest: director Robert Yapkowitz (Karen Dalton: In My Own Time) and Don Letts.
Music: Porridge Radio, Kendrick Lamar, Gil Scott-Heron, The Clash, Big Audio Dynamite, Sofia Kourtesis, Peggy Sou, The Triffids, Laurent Garnier, Self Esteem, Karen Dalton, The Rolling Stones.
Producer: Giles Bidder

Sunday 24 April 2022
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-radio-feat-jonathan-alley-and-neil-fox-24042022/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guest: director Jonathan Alley (Love in Bright Landscapes: David McComb of The Triffids) and doctor Neil Fox.
Music: Peter Penthouse, The Go-Betweens, David McComb, The Triffids, Gruff Rhys, Leo 'Bud' Welch, Carla Thomas and Big Audio Dynamite.
Producer: Giles Bidder

Sunday 27 March 2022
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-radio-feat-duco-donk-27032022/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guest: Colm Forde and director Duco Donk (Jimmy is Punk:The Story of Panic)
Music: Juicebumps, Karen Dalton, Blind Melon, Dinosaur Jr, Panic, Peter Penthouse and Jimi Hendrix.
Producer: Giles Bidder

Tuesday 8 March 2022
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-ft-imogen-heap-iwd-2022-08032022/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guest: Imogen Heap 
Music: FKA Twigs, Les Amazones D'Afrique Angelique Kidjo, Clams Casino and Imogen Heap.
Producer: Giles Bidder

Sunday 27 February 2022
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-radio-feat-man-down-and-the-rumba-kings-27022022/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guests: director Jamie Yuan and producer Gemma Jennison (Man Down), and director Alan Brain (The Rumba Kings).
Music: Jeb Loy Nichols, BEAK, Rag’n’Bone Man, Don Azpiazu and his Havana Casino Orchestra, Franco et le T.P. OK Jazz, Grand Kallé et L’African Jazz and Docteur Nico.
Producer: Giles Bidder

Sunday 30 January 2022
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-radio-30012022/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guests: director Michael Kelly (Motian in Motion), Bill Frisell and Joe Lovano and Colm Forde.
Music: Beverly Glenn-Copeland, IDLES, St. Vincent, Bill Frisell, Bill Evans Trio and Paul Motian.
Producer: Giles Bidder

Sunday 5 December 2021
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-feat-wendy-james-and-philipp-reichenheim-05122021/
Presenter: Colm Larkin
Guests: Wendy James (musician) and director Philipp Reichenhem (Freakscene: The Story of Dinosaur Jr.)
Music: The Velvet Underground, Hannah Peel, Yaeji and Oh Hyuk, Wendy James, IDLES, Paul Motian, Al Green, Dinosaur Jr., Kurt Vile and Transvision Vamp.
Producer: Giles Bidder

Sunday 7 November 2021
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-07112021/
Presenter: Shane Herraghty
Guests: director Catherine Harte (Faith and Branko) and festival director Colm Forde
Music: Prince, St. Vincent, Brigitte Bardot and Serge Gainsbourg, Karen Dalton, Faith i Branko, Damien Dempsey, Talk Talk, Fanny, Goat Girl and Marie Davidson.
Producer: Giles Bidder

Sunday 10 October 2021
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-radio-10102021/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guests: Mark McIntyre (Doc'n Roll Nottingham), director Dylan Harvey, and Ellie Rose Davies (L.E.D.) from the band Goat Girl
Music: Papa Wemba, Talk Talk, St. Vincent, Damien Dempsey, Desmond Dekker, Mental Cube, Goat Girl, Greentea Peng, Nina Coyte eta Chico Tornado
Producer: Giles Bidder

Sunday 26 September 2021
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-26092021/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guests: Vanessa Lobon Garcia and Colm Forde, Doc'n Roll
Music: Prince, Damien Dempsey, Dom Salvador & Aboliçao, Faith i Branko, Karen Dalton, Goat Girl, Fanny, Marie Davidson
Producer: Giles Bidder

Sunday 15 August 2021
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-radio-with-vanessa-lobon-colm-forde-alfred-george-bailey-15082021/
Presenters: Karen Shook and Anne-Marie McGregor
Guests: Alfred George Bailey, director of Gregory Porter: Don't Forget Your Music and Show Me the Picture: The Story of Jim Marshall; Vanessa Lobon and Colm Forde, Doc'n Roll
Music: Tracy Chapman, Greentea Peng, The Jackson Five, Earth, Wind & Fire, Steely Dan, Ian Arber, Aretha Franklin
Producer: Giles Bidder

Sunday 18 July 2021
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/doc-n-roll-18072021/
Presenter: Karen Shook 
Guests: Robert Mugge (director) and Colm Forde (Doc'n Roll)
Music: Gil Scott Heron, Al Green, Sun Ra and his Arkestra
Producers: Kourosh Adhamy, Will Fitzpatrick

Sunday 25 June 2021
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-af-gang-takeover-20062021/
Presenter: Ben Dixon (AF GANG)
Guests: Mark Archer (director of Don't Go Gentle: A Film About Idles), Andy Stewart (producer) and Lindsay Melbourne (associate producer and founder of AF GANG).
Producer: Clare Lynch

Sunday 23 May 2021
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-23052021/
Presenter: Karen Shook and Anne-Marie McGregor
Guests: Agnete M Kirkevaag, lead singer of Madder Mortem; Brent Wilson, director of Streetlight Harmonies; Colm Forde, Doc'n Roll. 
Music: Alanis Morissette, Madder Mortem, Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers, The Flamingos, Rahsaan Roland Kirk
Producer: Clare Lynch

Sunday 25 April 2021
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-with-christine-franz-and-colm-forde-25042021/
Presenters: Karen Shook and Anne-Marie McGregor
Guests: Christine Franz, director Bunch of Kunst, and Colm Forde, Doc'n Roll
Music: Todd Rundgren & Sparks, Sleaford Mods, Malaria!, Billy Nomates, Laurie Spiegel, Laurie Anderson, Juliana Barwick, Jorge Ben Jor
Producer: Will Fitzpatrick

Sunday 28 March 2021
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/doc-n-roll-28032021/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guest: Celeste Bell, director of Poly Styrene: I Am A Cliche
Music: Du Blonde & Ezra Furman, X-Ray Spex, The Selecter, Gwen Stefani
Producer: Will Fitzpatrick

Monday 8 March 2021 
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/doc-n-roll-iwd-2021-08032021/
International Women's Day special
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guest: Justine Pearsall, director of Everything In-Between: The Story of Ellipse (Imogen Heap)
Music: Magnapop, Imogen Heap, Coppe', Spunkflakes, Joni Mitchell 
Producers: Kourosh Adhamy, Will Fitzpatrick

Sunday 28 February 2021
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/doc-n-roll-28022021/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guests: Julien Temple, Rusty Egan
Music: Ha Ha Ha, Ry Cooder, The Pogues, NEU!, Rusty Egan Presents, Neon Lights 2020
Producer: Will Fitzpatrick 

Sunday 31 January 2021
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/doc-n-roll-31012021/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guests: Colm Forde (Doc'n Roll), Jason Wood (Artistic Director of HOME, Manchester)
Music: Sleaford Mods, Annette Peacock, Scritti Politti, Curtis Mayfield, Velvet Underground, Sparks with Jane Wiedlin, Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers, Aimee Mann
Producer: Will Fitzpatrick

Sunday 6 December 2020
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/doc-n-roll-06122020/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guests: Colm Forde and Vanessa Lobon, and directors Emer Reynolds and Stuart Swezey
Music: Balthazar, Thin Lizzy, Phil Lynott, Jarv Is, Throbbing Gristle, Meat Puppets, Sonic Youth, Minutemen, Chilly Gonzalez featuring Jarvis Cocker and Feist
Producer: Will Fitzpatrick

Monday 9 November 2020
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/doc-n-roll-09112020/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guests: Colm Forde, Doc'n Roll Jury members Kylie Olsson and Susan Hansen
Music: David Keenan, Rachid Taha, JoyCut, Thin Lizzy, Joe Bonamassa, Stevie Nicks, Fontaines D.C., The Cribs, Johnny Marr, Morton Valence
Producer: Ash

Sunday 8 November 2020
https://sohoradiolondon.com/show/doc-n-roll-08-11-2020/
Presenters: Anne-Marie McGregor and Karen Shook
Guests: David Keenan, DJ John Sa Trinxa
Music: SAULT, Eels, Gil Scott-Heron, David Keenan, Mick Roach, After Touch, Skinshape, Wim Mertens, Sham 69
Producer: Clare Lynch

Saturday 7 November 2020
https://sohoradiolondon.com/show/doc-n-roll-07-11-2020/
Presenters: Karen Shook and Anne-Marie McGregor
Guests: Directors Jim Burns and Iain Chambers
Music: Hawksley Workman, BMX Bandits, Swearing at Motorists, Ergo Phizmiz, Monteverdi, dEUS
Producer: Will Fitzpatrick

Friday 9 October 2020
https://sohoradiolondon.com/show/doc-n-roll-09-10-2020/
Presenters: Karen Shook and Anne-Marie McGregor
Guest: director Ben Lowe
Music: Country Teasers, Thin Lizzy, Sebastien Tellier, Rachid Taha, Mark Hollis, Laurie Spiegel, Stereophonics, Kelly Jones

Friday 11 September 2020
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/doc-n-roll-11092020/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guest: Director Graham Bendel
Music: Het Zesde Metaal, Cleaners from Venus, Thee Headcoats, The Milkshakes, Subway Sect, David Thomas Broughton, Matt Sweeney and Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, Roosbeef
Producer: Clare Lynch

Friday 21 August 2020
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/doc-n-roll-21082020/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guest: Patrick Mwondela, W.I.T.C.H.
Music: Donny Hathaway, Weldon Irvine, Mos Def, W.I.T.C.H., Santana, Rolling Stones, Deep Purple, Sun Ra
Producer: Huw Olesker

Friday 24 July 2020
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/doc-n-roll-24072020/
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guests: Anne-Marie McGregor
Music: Beverley Glenn Copeland, Anne Clark, Juliana Barwick, Gyða Valtýsdóttir, Jimmy Cliff, Girls Against Boys, Betty Davis, Roisin Murphy
Producer: Georgia Parker

Sunday 8 March 2020
https://www.mixcloud.com/upload/sohoradio/doc-n-roll-iwd-2020-08032020/complete/
International Women's Day special
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guests: Journalist Caroline Sullivan, musician Estella Adeyeri
Music: The Selecter, Madonna, Billie Eilish, Ella Fitzgerald, Britney Spears, Big Joanie, Petrol Girls, Trash Kit

Friday 31 January 2020
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-31012020/
Presenters: Karen Shook and Morven Masterton
Guest: Director George Hencken
Music: A Girl Called Eddy, The Hundredth Anniversary, DAM, The Killers, Tony Allen, The Charlatans, Francoise Hardy, X-Ray Spex, Lucinda Williams, Viv Albertine, Sparks, Aketi Ray

Friday 3 January 2020
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-films-03012020/
Presenter: Shane Herraghty, Colm Larkin
Guest: Vanessa Lobon and synthwave producers Nina and 80s Stallone
Music: Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, The Maytals, Bob and Marcia, Beverley Glenn Copeland, L7, Sleaford Mods, Donna Summer, Nina, Talk Talk, 80s Stallone

Saturday 9 November 2019
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-film-festival-takeover-09112019/
Doc’n Roll Film Festival Takeover
Presenter: Karen Shook
Guests: Colm Forde, Alex Price and Morven Masterton
Music: The Chills, Brainiac, Stormin, Aphrodite/Micky Finn, Dillinja, Johnny Cash, Foals, Fugazi, Rocket from the Crypt, Redd Kross, Aretha Franklin, W.I.T.C.H, Carolina Chocolate Drops, NEU!, Stormin, Missy Elliott

Friday 8 November 2019
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-film-festival-takeover-08112019/
Doc’n Roll Film Festival Takeover
Presenter: John Flannery
Guests: Filmmakers Martha Kehoe and Joan Tosoni
Music: Carolina Chocolate Drops, David Crosby, Gordon Lightfoot, Jim Galloway’s Wee Big Band

Wednesday 6 November 2019
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-film-festival-takeover-06112019/listeners/
Doc’n Roll Film Festival Takeover
Presenter: Miguel Pellitero
Guest: Olivia Emes
Music: Lee Moses, Chuck Berry, Gordon Lightfoot, Teddy Pendergrass, Mary Clark, The Internet, 1.8.7, W.I.T.C.H, NEU!, Gan Gah

Tuesday 5 November 2019
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/doc-n-roll-film-festival-takeover-05112019/
Doc’n Roll Film Festival Takeover
Presenter: John Flannery
Guests: Vanessa Lebon
Music: Chuck Berry, Lee Moses, Gordon Lightfoot, W.I.T.C.H., Curtis Mayfield

4 November 2019
https://www.mixcloud.com/sohoradio/docn-roll-film-festival-takeover/
Doc’n Roll Film Festival Takeover
Presenters: Shane Herraghty, Colm Larkin
Guests: Vanessa Lobon
Music: PJ Harvey, Beverley Glenn Copeland, David Bowie, Lee Moses, The Maytals, The Chills, Foals, Bon Iver, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Happy Mondays, Ramones, ESG, Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Producer: Huw Olesker