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An eclectic series of music shows where personalities, experts, and DJs from all over the world offer mixes of the latest, the rarest, and the deepest dives into niche territory. Playlists range from Brazilian vinyl to Sun Ra to surf guitar riffs.

 

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Your Boy Black Helmet

Your Boy Black Helmet is a journey through genres, words, and continents as Azikiwe Mohammed, aka DJ Black Helmet, searches and finds the jams the spatial wave calls for. This series features a round up of his most recent sonic journeys as well as some (kind of) classics. Azikiwe Mohammed, aka DJ Black Helmet, has been DJ'ing in and around New York since 2005. His series Your Boy Black Helmet journeys through genres, words, and continents, focusing mostly on jams that are righteous and ready for wave surfing, for the crates are bountiful and we all should partake in the eternal harvest.
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#trashDAY

#trashDAY hosts and visual artists Kenya (Robinson) and Doreen Garner elevate the vernacular of urban fiction, reality television, gossip publications, social dance, and fashion, and use it as a point of departure for satire and social commentary. 

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Second Sundays Concert Series

Live music sets from the Pioneer Works Second Sundays monthly open house festivities at their beautiful space in Red Hook, Brooklyn, curated by Olivier Conan of the treasured music venue Barbès, and recorded by Clocktower Radio. Creative, exotic, usually dance-able, and always with strong ties to music from lands far away.
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Ghetto Biennale: Radyo Shak

Radyo Shak was the independent broadcast voice of the Ghetto Biennale lakou 2015. Based in a shack in the Grand Rue Atis-Resistans compound of Port-au-Prince, Clocktower Radio's Radyo Shak broadcast Haiti's biennale happenings, from December 10-21, 2015. Radyo Shak Program Director Richard Fleming and Radyo Shak Project Director Jake Nussbaum hosted freeform radio in the bidonville, including Rara bands, interviews with locals, artists and writers, project updates, and Haitian revolutionary history over FM radio, Internet radio, and analog broadcast amplified through speakers and PA. The Kreyòl language programming from the Radyo Shak is available here: Geto Byenal: Radyo Shak (Kreyòl) In addition to the recordings archived here that were collected onsite during the biennale, Clocktower's Ghetto Biennale: Radyo Shak series includes additional material gathered from Haitian musicians, DJ sets, record labels, expats, artists, and more, to give our listeners a complete audio landscape of Haiti in the world today.
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She Resonates

She Resonates is a series about advocacy through political action and sound, produced by Las Marías and Merche Blasco.
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SHOWS

Second Sundays: Chances With Wolves
East of What??
Cinevox
Second Sundays October Mixtape
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 28
Ho! Hoe! Heaux!
DJ Richard Nixon: 7 Inches of Soul
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 34
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 36
Emily McMehen: Max Beauvoir
Second Sundays Interviews: Mathilde Roussel, Jesse Moretti, Olivier Conan, and Janka Nabay
Second Sundays: August Mixtape
Second Sundays: July Mixtape
Second Sundays: Stephane Wrembel and Banda De Los Muertos
David Bowie Tribute
Live From Bene's, To Sunny
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 35
#trashDAY: Play Too Much
DJ Richard Nixon, To Prince
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 40
DJ Richard Nixon, Bene's Dollar Bin
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 41
DJ Richard Nixon, Hailu Mergia
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 42
An Appreciation of Albert Ayler
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 43
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 44
DJ Richard Nixon, Brazilian Vinyl
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 45
DJ Richard Nixon, Jamaican Pressings
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 47
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 48
DJ Richard Nixon, Electoral Headache
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 49
Hoes is Winning / It's a Celebration Bitches
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 50
Live From Bene's Christmas Spectacular
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 51
#trashDAY: Live at MoCADA
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 52
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 53
Live From Bene's: Protest Music Special
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 54
STANKLOVE: Episode 1
From the Crates to Your Ears
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol 55
Pan-Caribbean Spectacular
ST4NKLOV3 : TrapBack Season
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 56
Pan-Caribbean Spectacular
Your Boy Black Helmet Vol. 57
Record Store Day
The Clean-Out Man