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ArtSound FM is a volunteer–powered community radio station in Canberra, Australia. We promote and nurture the full spectrum of visual and performing artists, and broadcast a unique mix of arts, jazz, blues, folk, world and classical music.

Attention Would-be Podcasters!

ArtSound FM has a number of studios available for hire that are tailored for differing recording needs (our main recording studio specifications are available here). We offer a 50m2 acoustically-treated, air-conditioned space ideally suited to the recording of podcasts and interviews.

Studio 2 set up for podcast recording

Studio 2 is now ready for podcast recording

Power, table and chairs are provided – you bring the rest! This studio is available for rent at $50/hour. For further information, or to make a studio booking please enquire using this form.

Notices and upcoming events

The new ArtSound FM T-shirt is now available!model wearing t-shirt

Featuring a graphic celebration of Canberra’s iconic buildings by a celebrated local artist, only two thousand T-shirts will be available for purchase! You can order yours at the RedBubble ArtSound site

Local arts and concert recordings

or see our full program schedule

Jun
20
Thu
Arts Café
Jun 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Arts Café

Every weekday at noon, straight after the news, the “Arts Café” opens its doors to bring you a delectable smorgasbord of bright music, interviews, arts stories from the region, Arts Diary plus The World, our summary of the day’s world events.

Jun
21
Fri
Arts Cafe
Jun 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Arts Cafe

Every weekday at noon, straight after the news, the “Arts Café” opens its doors to bring you a delectable smorgasbord of bright music,interviews,arts stories from the region, Arts Diary plus The World, our summary of the day’s world events.

The Movie Club
Jun 21 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
The Movie Club

A local perspective of film and DVD.

FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE
Jun 21 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE

The award-winning FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE presents the best of contemporary jazz and related music concerts from live venues in Canberra, including our own recording studios. Hosted by long-time jazz enthusiast and presenter Chris Deacon OAM.

Jun
22
Sat
At the National
Jun 22 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
At the National

Concerts recorded by ArtSoundFM at the National Folk Festival, held each Easter at Exhibition Park in Canberra.

Jun
23
Sun
Concert Hall
Jun 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Concert Hall

Love, Life and Death — the Phoenix Quartet plays works by Philip Glass, Shostakovich, Mozart, Beethoven and the Turtle Island Quartet at the Larry Sitsky Recital Room.

Phoenix Quartet https://phoenixcollective.com.au/

Concert Hall is repeated on Wednesdays at 1.30pm

Jun
24
Mon
At The National (repeat)
Jun 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
At The National (repeat)

A repeat of Saturday night’s program featuring concerts recorded by ArtSoundFM at the National Folk Festival, held each Easter at Exhibition Park in Canberra.