The Nest Collective Hour, live on Resonance FM

Merlyn & Emily Malkin are joined in the studio for a live session and interview featuring the Northumberland duo, The Brothers Gillespie.

The Nest Collective Hour, live on Resonance FM

Merlyn is joined in the studio for a live session and interview featuring the Polish musician Aga Ujma, performing songs played on the Indonesian sasando zither.

The Nest Collective Hour, live on Resonance FM

Merlyn is joined in the studio for a live session by Yijia Tu of the East Asian folk fusion group, The Sages.

The Nest Collective Hour, live on Resonance FM

Merlyn is joined in the studio by Melisa Yildirim (kamancha) and Dursun Can Cakin (dede saz) for a live session.

The Nest Collective Hour, live on Resonance FM

Merlyn is joined by the Armenian duduk master, Arsen Petrosyan, and English multi-instrumentalist Jenny Bliss for a live session.

The Nest Collective Hour, live on Resonance FM

Tracks from Symbio (Sweden), Gad Tidhar (Israel), Mikkel Gaup (Sámi / Norway), Rura (UK), Kittel & Co (Canada), Molefe Lekgetho (Bostwana), Ammar 808 (Tunisia), Germa Adan (Haiti/UK), Ben Walker (UK), Kubinyi Julia, Szokolay Dongó Balázs & Zimber Ferenc (Hungary), DemiMa (UK) and DakhaBrakha (Ukraine).

The Nest Collective Hour, live on Resonance FM.

Featuring a live studio session and interview with Fran & Flora, plus tracks from Frode Haltli (Norway), O/Modernt Chamber Orchestra (UK/Sweden) Åkervinda (Sweden/Denmark), Greg Russel & Ciaran Algar (UK), Orquestra Akokán (Cuba) and Alena Ledda (Sardinia). 

The Nest Collective Hour, live on Resonance FM.

Tracks from Ára (Sweden), Kuenta I Tambu (Curaçao), Gili Yalo (Ethiopia), Estbel (Estonia), The Rheingans Sisters (UK), Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita (UK/Senegal), Louise Bichan (UK), Guy One (Ghana), Mahsa Vahdat & Coskun Karademir (Turkey / Iran), Criolu (Brazil), Piers Faccini (France), Chouk Bwa (Haiti) and Kardajala Kirridarra (Australia), plus a thunderstorm I recorded in Albania. 

The Nest Collective Hour, live on Resonance FM

Tracks from Ennanga Vision (Uganda), LAU (UK), Thomas Ashworth (UK), Cassie and Maggie (Canada), Jordi Savall (France), Blay Ambolley (Ghana), Winne Clement (Belgium), Richard Dawson (UK), Goran Mansson (Sweden), Cosmo Sheldrake (UK) and Orchestre Les Mangelepa (Congo). 

My first ever shot at live radio presenting!  

The Nest Collective Hour on Resonance FM, feat. a live studio session and interview with Maya Youssef (Syria) on qanun and tracks from Wimme & Rinne (Finland), Kyle Huval (USA), IFÉ (Puerto Rico), Labelle (La Réunion), Sibusile Xaba (South Africa), Effra (UK) and Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino (Italy).