Ultima Thule is available online for the listening pleasure of those who live outside our Australian radio coverage zone.

Each edition of the show is downloadable from this page as a 56k mp3 file, for a period of 8 weeks. Simply "right click" and "save" on the numbered links below.

Alternatively you can have each episode automatically delivered to you through a podcast client. To subscribe to the Ultima Thule podcast, use this URL: http://www.ultimathule.info/xml/Ultima_Thule_Ambient_Music_Radio.xml 

Podcasts of more than 800 past Ultima Thule programmes are available at these and similar sites:

For higher quality audio we recommend our two streaming options:

You can hear us live as we go to air from Fine Music Digital, on Sundays at 22:30 hours Australian Eastern Standard Time (GMT +10) via the
Fine Music Digital stream.

You can also stream
Ultima Thule on-demand - any time, anywhere - via Mixcloud. Most of our shows back to the beginning of 2012 are currently available.


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Ultima Thule 1200

A cavalcade of epic ambient song to mark our millennium-plus-two-hundredth episode. Featured are Faun, Juno Reactor, Eivor, Fever Ray, The Mountain Goats, Steeleye Span, Dead Can Dance, Twice A Man, Enya, Lana Del Rey, Azam Ali, Trobar de Morte, Julee Cruise, Nox Arcana, Inga Liljestrom and Steeleye Span.Please set your ears to stun.

Ultima Thule 1199

On the threshold of other realms, with Hiroki Okano, Jonathan Goldman, Al Gromer Khan and Harold Budd.

Ultima Thule 1198

Seed of spectral emanations, showcasing two new recordings: "Ovum" by Chronotope Project, and "The Locked Book" - the third and final in a series inspired by the Borley Rectory hauntings, from The Glimmer Room.

Ultima Thule 1197

Ivpiter optimus maximus... with Jupi-ter, Stimulus Timbre, Side Liner, Kick Blog In'R'Voice and Magnetik.

Ultima Thule 1196

Currents of montaigne light, showcasing "Being of Light", new from Howard Givens and Craig Padilla.

Ultima Thule 1195

A passing paradise, with Kevin Pollard, Steve Roach, Ludovico Einaudi, Hiroki Okano and O Yuki Conjugate.

Ultima Thule 1194

A dark and reverent apotheosis, featuring "Promethean" from Randall Collier-Ford, more bowed dronescapes from Scott Cole and a sweet goodbye to Holger Czukay.

Ultima Thule 1193

In the beginning was the beginning, and lo, it was majestic. Music from Sherry Finzer, Cass Anawaty, Brian Eno and Patrick Kavanagh.


Ultima Thule 1159

Coming soon.


Ultima Thule 532
(coming... eventually)

The year concludes in reflective mode, with a focus on sacred music from the ancient Christian traditions of the Near East. Featuring the otherworldly voice of Sister Marie Keyrouz.


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