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Week days 2pm till 6pm: local and Australian music

2pm – 3pm: A different show each day – from Indij Hip Hop to new releases.

3pm – 4pm: Aus Music HourThe best of recent Australian independent and alternative music.

4pm – 6pm: Local n Live: The freshest home-grown music, delivered straight from local artists to your ears. 

Week nights 6pm till late: specialised music shows 

Are you a hyper pop fan? Maybe funk’s your medicine? Each week night, our specialised shows offer up a dose of new music, local gig news, interviews and a deep knowledge of music from our talented local presenters and producers.

Weekends on 2XX: a smorgasbord of culture and music

Spend your weekend in the good company of local, independent music shows on 2XX. Enjoy some folk or Indian Carnatic music for breakfast. Specialised music shows continue with plenty of music from a range of cultural and musical worlds. 

Our unique program mix

2XX is the place for new music, independent music, music you never expected, niche music and music to broaden your horizons. 

There’s no formula or rule for the music shows we play: that’s the point…and the result is a diverse reflection of interests, community and culture.

Check out our music programs here…


…a long, strange trip… with mike. Predominantly non-mainstream rock, modern & post-modern jazz and related styles, extraordinary pop and avant garde sounds.

Aus Music Hour with Laura. An hour of the best of recent Australian Independent and Alternative Music.


French Pop and Cie with Anis. Pop, Electro, Rap, Urban Music, all in French. Discover the current French Music culture through our weekly selection

From the Groove A vinyl discovery of soul and funk gems, new soul, reggae, hip hop, world, jazz and blues.

Lark in the Morning with Greg Wilson, Simon Kravis, Bruce Lemin, Jane O’Donohue, Pete West. Folk music from Canberra and the world.

Latino Audiodromo with Victor Marillanca. The best of the best of Latino Music played presently such as Salsa, Raeggaton, Cumbias, Vallenatos, corridos, etc.

Liquid Sunshine with DJ Maarten Vlot. The Liquid Sunshine Sound System brings you the best Deep Funk, Rare Groove, Disco, Beats – All The Good Stuff!!

Local n Live with Vos, Kate, Mateja, Banksy, Roy, Jez. The freshest home-grown music, the latest local music news, gig details, live interviews and laughs!

Lunchbox with Rod (Mon and Tue), Michael (Wed), Mike (Thu) and Dave (Fri). Lunchtime music and entertainment from 12:30pm every weekday! 


Making Waves with Tina Lynam and Pete. Traditional and contemporary folk music plus news about local folk-related events including folk dance. 

Now’s the Time with Mark or Mike. Modern jazz. Bebop and beyond. Sometimes a long way beyond. 

Outer Rhythm with Mista Nige. Join DJ Mista Nige as he takes you on a journey thru the archives of House Music as well as into the future with unreleased tracks.

Reality is Only Temporary with Mr E. Tramp.

Rebel Chorus with Declan O’Connell, Mary Martin and Pete West. Folk music with a political edge: songs and verse of soldarity, struggle, sedition and survival.

Rhythms of Resistance with Liz and Lauren.  Featuring multi-genre music celebrating stories of defiance, resilience and hope through music.


Sample Credits with Hayden Hughes. Funk, soul, disco, pop, folk and rock songs sampled by other artists in some of their most famous tracks.

Sangeetalahari with Kameswara Rao Ayyalaraju. Carnatic music from South India is presented for your listening pleasure.

Tango Capital with Ann Smith, Canberran tanguera. The best in traditional and modern tango music, all with an Australasian focus.

The Music Goes Round n Round with Mike and Pete West. Swing bands and singers of the 1930s and ’40s.

2XX Playlist curated by 2XX staff