Broadcast on: 11 January, 2022

As the title of our kick-off banger from this new year's first English Show suggests: "Hello" to 2022! After a short hiatus, The English Show is back for another year of music, culture, news, interviews and letting you "know what's on the go" in Basel. Cultural events are somewhat curtailed by the resurgence of the coronavirus, but we are far from a lockdown as the year kicks off.



Broadcast on: 14 December, 2021

This is our last live broadcast of 2021, so we thought it fitting to play a variety of holiday music to wind down another year of The English Show. Fret not, as we'll be back on air at the usual time on January 11, 2022.

Broadcast on: 7 December, 2021

Smooth sounds of the 1970s and early 80s filled the airwaves emanating from The English Show at Radio X tonight. Our evening's musical theme: "Yacht Rock". The genre experienced something of a resurgence starting in 2020 and continues to this day.

Broadcast on: 30 November, 2021

Sarah Nevill from the Anglican Church of Basel joined us to talk about the Mini Advent Bazaar on Saturday, 4th December 2021, at the church of the Sacré Coeur on Feierabendstrasse 68 in Basel. Why Mini, you might be asking? The space is smaller!

Broadcast on: 23 November, 2021

Photo by Olesia Buyar on UnsplashIan 'The Gadget Guru' Ellery gave us the lowdown on all our gadgety needs for Christmas. In this week's segment, the last for 2021, Ian laments that he won't have a robot that will chop and stack his wood... all's not lost though! He prepared a short-list of hot items sure to warm up the spirits of those needing, wanting and deserving a gift:

Broadcast on: 16 November, 2021

It's festival time of year, and our guest this week has something fun and gastronomical on offer. Our friend Vasco Benito Garcia from Portuguese restaurant Spark joined us to tell us about a wine and tapas event coming up on Friday, 26 November 2021.

Broadcast on: 9 November, 2021

This week's show was all about new music released in recent months as well as cultural events happening in and around Basel.

Broadcast on: 2 November, 2021

American artist and sculptor Larry McLaughlin lives and works in France and the United States and has strong ties to Switzerland, often exhibiting in various parts of the country. McLaughlin began working in sculpture while studying at the University of California at Santa Cruz in the 1970s. Later he worked in London, painting and printmaking.

Broadcast on: 19 October, 2021

12 Swiss artists, 12 Swiss photographers, 12 months of live music - that's the tagline for this week's guest. The last 1,5 years have wreaked havoc on the live music scene, so one record label in Basel has produced a concert calendar for 2022 to highlight and support live music in Switzerland.