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 jazz, blues, folk, world and classical music.

Upcoming events

Sep 19 – Oct 10 all-day
Listener and presenter survey
We’re asking all ArtSound listeners and presenters to complete our brief program survey as soon as possible. With your help, we will be better able to bring you the programs you want to hear at…
Nov 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Book and Music Fair @ Manuka Arts Centre | Forrest | Australian Capital Territory | Australia
We are currently seeking donations of books, DVDs, CDs and records in good condition for our next Book and Music fair on Sunday 6 November. If you love books and music and if you love…


Weekly album, arts and concert recordings

or see our full program schedule

Oct 1 @ 7:00 am – Oct 7 @ 6:30 pm
Our Album of the Week competition is open to all members. Terms and Conditions | Send an email to enter. The Haydn Ensemble was founded by Principal Violinist Skye McIntosh in 2011 and has a…
Oct 2 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
A Tribute to Eleanor Houston – with musical contributions by Margaret Sim, Louise Page, Geoffrey Brennan, Sarahlouise Owns and others. An Art Song Canberra event in the Wesley Music Centre, Forrest. Presented by Annabel Wheeler.
Oct 3 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
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.
Oct 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
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…
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Betty Alto from 12.05 till 12.55, part of ArtSound’s live broadcasts from Floriade, which continue  this week with some of the best performances from ANU School of Music‘s Rhythm and Blooms Festival.

View past Albums of the Week