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Carousel presents Shut Up and Listen
music by artists with a learning disability
Shut Up & Listen! December 2013
December 03, 2013 03:21 PM PST
Beat Express play an acoustic gig in Eastbourne, Ryan from Zombie Crash discusses his band's performance at the Supernormal festival. We ask: what is normal? A track from The Fish Police's LP,'Marzipan Transformations', and Croydon's Carbonators are interviewed about their debut album.Shut Up & Listen! November 2013
October 29, 2013 02:32 AM PDT
Live recordings and interviews from a recent intergrated tour by Finnish Punk rockers, Pertti Kurikan Nimipäivät alongside the Brighton metal mayhem of Zombie Crash. Also The Fish Police launch their debut album, 'The Marzipan Transformations', and Brighton-based learning disability advocacy and support service 'Speakout' announce their new service, 'Speakout Chillout'.Shut Up & Listen! October 2013
October 01, 2013 04:08 PM PDT
A Film-themed show recorded at Carousel's Blue Camel Club, held at the Corn Exchange, Brighton on 23rd September 2013. Features an interview with Jason from the Oska Bright Film Festival, Superstar singer Daniel Wakeford, new pop group 'the Hip Party Crashers' and Rami from Learning Disability support group, Speak-Out. Club regulars talk about their favourite films and the films they would like to make.Heart n Soul Allsorts Project
September 02, 2013 02:10 PM PDT
Shut Up & Listen visit Heart n Soul's Allsorts. A creative arts project for adults with learning disabilities. Presented by Ryan O'Donovan.Shut Up & Listen! July 2013
July 02, 2013 07:40 AM PDT
The Shut Up & Listen crew live from the Radio Room of Brighton's Blue Camel Club night for people with a learning disability. This show features music and interviews with The Revs, Ryan O'Donovan, Sabien Gator, DJ Beckster and the Carousel Singers.Shut Up & Listen! June 2013
June 03, 2013 03:16 AM PDT
The only place on the radio to hear music made by artists with learning disabilites. This show includes music from Ryan O'Donovan's new LP, 'Re-Awakened to Metal', The Fish Police and Rudely Interrupted. Also news of a new Carousel project, 'Celebrities on Celluloid', which uses animation, film, photography and a magazine to tell the stories of colourful characters from Brighton's past.Shut Up & Listen! May 2013
May 01, 2013 08:53 AM PDT
The only place on the radio to hear music made by artists with a learning disability. This show features interviews with Ryan O'Donovan on his new album 'Re-awakened to Metal' and Club Soda resident band, The Carbonators on their origins as a back up band for 1970's rock legend, Damo Suzuki. Also, The Deep Doctor offers advice for summer joggers.The Unbreakables
April 29, 2013 03:47 AM PDT
In this special show Shut Up & Listen recorded a show with a band called "The Unbreakables" from a Rhythmix project at Saxon Mount School, St Leonards. This show features interviews about the project and highlights of the bands 2 years worth of recordings. Presented by Francis and Claire.
April 01, 2013 12:35 PM PDT
The only place on the radio to hear music made by artists with a learning disability. This shows comes from the Blue Camel Club at the Corn Exchange in Brighton where, 4 times a year, Carousel hosts a night of clubbing, DJs, live music and performance. Featuring interviews from clubbers, Djs and bands including DJ Frankie, Bubbaloo and Beat Express.Shut Up & Listen! March 2013
March 01, 2013 12:43 AM PST
New music by learning disabled artists from UK, Australia, Belgium and Czech Republic.Shut Up & Listen! I Can DJ 2
February 03, 2013 05:21 PM PST
This month's Shut Up & Listen show is taken over by female DJs and music producers from Carousel's 'I Can DJ 2' course. After 10 sessions the DJs produced a mix of dancefloor music heard in this show. It also includes interviews with the course tutors. Presented by Ryan and Francis.Shut Up & Listen! January 2013
January 02, 2013 09:26 AM PST
The only place on the radio to hear music made by artists with a learning disability. This shows comes from the Blue Camel Club at the Corn Exchange in Brighton where, 4 times a year, Carousel hosts a night of clubbing, DJs, live music and performance. Featuring interviews from clubbers, Djs and bands including The Flash Rockers, Sabien Gator and the Carousel Singers. Also, live session tracks from Beat Express.Shut Up & Listen! December 2012
November 28, 2012 04:34 AM PST
The only place on the radio to hear music made by artists with a learning disability. In this end of year show we play the top 10 tracks of 2012 as voted for by the Shut Up & Listen listeners. The show signs off with a christmas medley and a strange occurrence on the studio roof.Shut Up & Listen! November 2012
October 26, 2012 10:16 AM PDT
The only place on the radio to hear music made by artists with a learning disability. This shows comes from the Corn Exchange in Brighton where, 4 times a year, Carousel hosts a night of clubbing, DJs, live music and performance. Featuring interviews and live session tracks from The Coasters, Catherine O'Rourke, Unified Rhythm, Bubbaloo, Zombie Crash and Beat Express.Shut Up & Listen! October 2012
September 26, 2012 08:32 AM PDT
The only place on the radio to hear music made by artists with a learning disability. This show features interviews and live performances from the Shut Up & Listen! radio roadshow event in support of Australian rock band, Rudely Interrupted at the Bull & Gate in London. The night featured performances by Beat Express and local band 'The Autistix'.Shut Up & Listen! August 2012
July 29, 2012 06:00 AM PDT
The only place on the radio to hear music made by artists with a learning disability. This show includes an interview with Jez Colborne and the Mind the Gap theatre company from Bradford, talking about their show, 'Irresistible: Call of the Sirens', an interview and new track from The Coasters, Beat Express talk about their performance at the European Song Contest in Ireland, and new presenter, Becky, introduces her favourite song.
July 09, 2012 01:26 PM PDT
An Olympic special with songs from around the world. Also, Zombie Crash report live from the album launch of Wild Things: Sounds of the disabled underground Volume 3.Shut Up & Listen! June 2012
May 29, 2012 05:52 AM PDT
The only place on the radio to hear music made by artists with a learning disability. In this show we present tracks from 'Wild Things: Sounds of the disabled underground Vol.3', music by artists from around the world. Also, in the show: news, live tracks and an interview with Heavy Metal band, Zombie Crash.Shut Up & Listen! May 2012
May 08, 2012 01:57 PM PDT
The only place on the radio to hear music made be artists with a learning disability. This show features an interview with Australian rock band, Rudely Interrupted. You can also hear news about Brighton Festival events including Carousel's Goldrun show about Paralympic cheating and Heavy Load's launch of their new compilation of music from learning disabled artists, 'Wild Things: Sounds of the Disabled Underground Vol.3' The show features music from France, Denmark, UK and Australia. The Song of the month comes from Brighton's Dancing Rock Queens and comedy is provided by the Deep Doctor.Shut up and Listen! April 2012
April 03, 2012 06:46 AM PDT
The only place on the radio to hear music made by artists with a Learning Disability. Music from Brighton, UK, Germany, Denmark and USA including Beat Express, Catherine O'Rourke, Station 17, Bali, and ECPE. Ryan from Beat Express announces a fundraising appeal for the band. We have an interview with a service in Brighton that helps people with a Learning Disability who have been affected by crime. Our resident bad GP, The Deep Doctor, talks to Jim the Bull.
March 05, 2012 04:57 PM PST
This show features news and interviews about Goldrun: A 30-strong choir, action-packed film and a giant sculptural head combine in a dynamic performance inspired by the history of the Paralympic Games. The project is a partnership between Carousel, Glyndebourne and Pallant House Gallery. Also in this show: JJ jets over to spread the Shut Up & Listen! word in Prague and new music from learning disabled artists in Germany, Czech Republic and the UK.Shut up and Listen! February 2012
February 15, 2012 07:59 AM PST
The only place on the radio to hear music by artists with a learning disability.
This is a special edition show to celebrate the launch of 'Steamin', the new album by learning disability music legends Beat Express.
Beat Express have been together for 10 years, and this show sees the story of the band told by the musicians themselves. The band also give insights into the story behind some of the songs. Plus, we spend some time on tour with Beat Express - Rock, Roll and motorway service stations. And the Deep Doctor is on hand to offer wannabe rock stars some unhelpful advice about keeping healthy when you're on the road.Shut Up & Listen! January 2012
January 05, 2012 02:43 PM PST
The only place on the radio to hear music by artists with a learning disability. The first show of 2012 features an interview with punk rock legends, Heavy Load, recorded at the launch party for their new album, 'Wham!'. Also, resident Agony Aunt the Deep Doctor calls from Las Vegas, new year's resolutions from the presenters, music from UK and Germany.Shut Up & Listen! Christmas Show & Top 10 Tracks of 2011
December 05, 2011 02:39 PM PST
A count down of the top 10 tracks, voted for by presenters, bands and listeners, featured on the Shut Up & Listen show during 2011. Music from Brighton, London & LA. Also, the Deep Doctor is on the run, Francis presents a short tale about Saint Nick, and 3 Christmas songs from Bubbaloo, Daniel Wakeford and the Create This allstars. Presented by Jacob, Ryan, Francis and Luc. Produced by Paul Dutnall. Supported by Carousel.
October 31, 2011 03:57 PM PDT
The only place on the radio to hear music made by people with a learning disability. This month's show features an interview with Heart 'n' Soul pop punk and funk band, 'The Fish Police'. Also music from The Flash Rockers, Firestone Rock Band, Kids of Widney High, Mr Scrapzee, Stephen Barnett, Jason King, Jolene Wilde, Create This course. Also, news, weather and the Deep Doctor calls from Prison. Presented by Luc, Ryan, Jacob & Francis. Supported by Carousel.Shut Up & Listen! October 2011
October 10, 2011 04:02 PM PDT
A horrific halloween special. One of the DJs gets possessed by a demon with an unusual taste in music. Hellish sounds from Ghosthearted, Zombie Crash, and DJ Ivon's Vampire music. Also, Catherine O'Rourke introduces her favourite song, the Deep Doctor gives bad halloween advice, plus music and thoughts from September's Blue Camel Club. Tune in if your dare.
August 30, 2011 09:46 AM PDT
The only place on the radio to hear music made by people with a learning disability. This month's show features some more music made on Carousel's recent 'Be a DJ' training course, Ryan O'Donovan's visit to the annual Burnstock music festival, an interview with Catherine O'Rourke, another short radio play from Francis Manning, music from Jade, Daniel Wakeford, James Hearn, The Fish Police, Wrestle maniac James Barnett.
August 03, 2011 07:04 AM PDT
The only place on the radio to hear music made by people with a learning disability. This month's show features music made on Carousel's recent 'Be a DJ' training course where students spent two months learning how to produce and DJ their own electronic music. The finished tracks were then performed at the Blue Camel Club night at the Corn Exchange, Brighton and at a Graduation ceremony. The music in this show is taken from these nights. The show also features interviews with 'Be a DJ' graduates, DJ Ivon, DJ Bullseye and DJ Frankie.Shut Up & Listen! July 2011
July 11, 2011 10:23 AM PDT
Music by artists with a Learning Disability. Our 20th show! Liverpool's Beathovens meet up with London's Fish Police, Heavy Load's campaigning cover of the Ting Ting's 'That's not my name', some girl-themed songs from Daniel Wakeford, Zombie Crash and California's Kids of Widney High. The show ends up underwater with Chicago's Special Music by Special People. The show also has exclusive interviews with new Carousel pop-rockers, The Flash Rockers, and Bubbaloo and Beat Express front man, Lee Hubbard. Also look at for bad weather reports and terrible advice from the Deep Doctor.
June 06, 2011 03:47 PM PDT
This show marks the debut of two Brighton based bands: the Flash Rockers and the all girl, Dancing Rock Queens, who took time out before their debut appearance at Brighton's Corn Exchange to answer a few questions for us.
May 03, 2011 04:46 AM PDT
Music, interviews and Brighton Festival news from artists with a learning disability. The Shut Up & Listen! debut of LA sensation 'The Kids of Widney High', more from Heart 'n' Soul band, 'The Fish Police', a call out for submissions for 'Wild Things: Sounds of the Disabled Underground Vol. 3'. Interviews with Learning Disability Punk rock band, Heavy Load, and the Oska Bright Film Festival, returning to Brighton after a year on the road.Shut Up & Listen - April 2011
April 01, 2011 10:06 AM PDT
Music, interviews and April Fool pranks from artists with a learning disability. Zombie attacks in the studio, Luc spies something unusual in his binoculars, an Easter Egg eating contest, Agony Aunt 'The Deep Doctor'. Plus recordings and interviews from the launch of Beat Express' 'Modern Life' video launch at Hove Museum. Music from the Fuzzbomb Band, Jez Colbourne, Tra La La Blip, Daniel Wakeford and more.Carousel Presents Shut Up & Listen - March 2011
March 07, 2011 02:59 PM PST
The only place on the radio to hear music made by artists with a learning disability. An Australian Special with a feature on the Oska Bright Film Festival as they take their movie magic to Adelaide, and Australian artists: Rudely Interrupted, Donna Williams and Tra La La Blip. Also heavy metal from Zombie Crash, epic rock from Jez Colbourne, Hip Hop from 50 Tyson, Michael Rowe and the Hip Hoppers and dance floor moves from Haddon Beats. Plus news about the Blue Camel Club, Comic Relief and Beat Express.
A monthly show of music made by artists with a learning / developmental disability. Produced in Brighton, UK by carousel.org.uk
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