Category Archives: Milan


International Day // 15-02-17


Every Wednesday International Day samples local music scenes from around the world, presented by some friends who have helped put their cities on the map.

Listen back to all of our International Day sessions from the 15 February 2017 below.

WW Brussels: Earlybird presented by Lefto (10AM-12PM GMT) // 11AM-1PM CET

Lefto kicks off the day with a session with Chicago drummer Mikaya McCraven, a tribute to Al Jarreau and new music from Jonwayne, Onra and Clap! Clap! all from his studio in Brussels, Belgium.

WW Istanbul presented by Debora Ipekel (12-4PM GMT) // 3-7PM TRT

Debora Ipekel presents four hours from her Istanbul hometown showcasing fresh talent and local diggers, including Alpman, Mr Zula and Kerem Akdag.

WW Milano: MONO JAZZ presented by Rocco Pandiani & Denis Longhi (4-6PM GMT) // 5-7PM CET

Rocco Pandiani (founder of Right Tempo Records) and Denis Longhi (head of Milan’s Jazz:Re:Found festival) present MONO JAZZ, two hours centred on jazz from the 1950s to the present day.

WW London presented by Gilles Peterson (6-8PM GMT)

Gilles live from our HQ in East London, with Paul Bradshaw, editor of Straight No Chaser, discussing upcoming new releases for the first time in 10 years.

WW LA presented by Jeremy Sole and Jimetta Rose (8PM-2AM GMT) // 12-6PM PST

Jeremy Sole & Jimetta Rose present a weekly six hour broadcast live from LA, this week welcoming Miles Mosley & Tony Austin of the West Coast Get Down, Sudan Archives, and Tommaso Cappellato.


Worldwide FM will be broadcasting live from Milan JazzMi festival! // 11-11-2016


This Friday, Worldwide FM will be broadcasting live from Milan’s inaugural JazzMi festival in collaboration with Blue Note. The twelve day non-stop festival has been organised to immerse the people of Milan in Jazz’s rich story with an array of live shows, documentary screenings and lectures providing a jazz education for all ages.

Friday’s programme will kick off with a conversation between Gilles Peterson and Luciano Linzi the Creative Director of JazzMi introducing the festival for the first time and playing a collection of sounds that you can expect to hear throughout.

The discussion will be shortly followed by an hour with Grammy-winning, jazz extraordinaire Robert Glasper taking us through to the evening where Rocco Pandiani of Right Tempo Records will be playing a selection of tracks, finally finishing up with Gilles who has planned a medley of music from Horo Records, where there may even be time for a special guest!

15:00 (2pm GMT) – Gilles with Luciano Linzi, Creative Director of Jazz Mi festival.

16:00 (3pm GMT) – Rober Glasper in conversation.

17:00 (4pm GMT) – Rocco Pandiani of Right Tempo Records.

18:00 (5pm GMT) – Gilles Peterson with Ilhan Ersahin.