13 February, 2018

6 February, 2018

Lena Rowlands and Alice Stadnik interviewed writer and poet Padraig Rooney on this week's show. Padraig Rooney has spent forty years outside his native Ireland and lives in Basel, Switzerland.

30 January, 2018

Dancer and project leader Piergiorgio Regazzo and Basel School of Business's Dr.

23 January, 2018

Our "Queen of Green" Carrie Aikman came in to talk about living sustainably - and how to do it. Today, she told us about the first of a 12-step month-by-month 'adopt a green habit' challenge. She designated “zero-waste shopping” as this month's habit. How to approach this? Number one: Plan which day you’ll shop and put it in your calendar. Number two: Keep your grocery list handy!

16 January, 2018

Our guest tonight was singer and guitarist David Blum of Don't Kill The Beast. Originally a solo project, David turned Don't Kill The Beast into a four-man band in 2015, with drummer Matthias Gusset, guitarist Marco Naef and guitarist Matthias Renner.

9 January, 2018

Phoenix is one of the most successful bands to come out of France, together with contemporaries Daft Punk and Air. They broke through internationally with Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix in 2009, when songs like Lisztomania and 1901 put them on the map. Their latest album is Ti Amo, an Italy-flavoured gem of 80s retro pop that'll buoy your spirit.

2 January, 2018

The largest exhibition of Swiss photography, photo18 showcases the work of more than 150 Swiss and some international photographers. On display is press, advertising and fine art photography, laid out over the 7’000 square metres of exhibition space at the Halle 622 in Zurich Oerlikon. It’s an extremely popular show - around 27'000 visitors saw last year's exhibit. This year it's from January 12th to 16th.

26 December, 2017

On this 26th of December 2017, The English Show team brings you a special New Year's Show! It's our "lite" version with more music than ever, each song hand-picked by the team as their track of the year.


Manchester Orchestra - The Moth

Superorganism - Something For Your M.I.N.D.

John Maus - Sensitive Recollections

Jamiroquai - Cloud 9

Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile - Over Everything

Cage The Elephant - Instant Crush

GusGus - Featherlight

19 December, 2017

Tonight's show was based on Christmas and featured songs made by Indie Rock & Pop artists. Every song was released this year and each band had their own spin on this special holiday. 






We played:

Big Cloud - Christmas Presence

Cold Fins - It's Christmas Time

12 December, 2017

Zero Waste Basel is a group with a mission. They believe it is possible to greatly reduce the total amount of waste we prodcue as a society by following the principles of: Rethink, Reduce, Re-use, Repair and Recycle. The Zero Waste Movement is happening around the globe!