Smart Arts
Playlist for SmartArts – 21 April 2022
  • Closed Border DubKing Jammy
  • SuperpowerZretro
  • Summer FoolPaul Bender
  • PromiseElsy Wameyo
  • Wanna See Your Face AgainIbibio Sound Machine
  • Don't FightTony Allen
  • We Give ThanksKokoroko
  • Watch Over ThemHorace Andy
  • DANGER feat. Agung MangoNikodomos
  • Acid RaindropsPeople Under The Stairs
  • The Smoke (Dennis Bovell RMX)The Smile
  • G3 N15Rosalia
  • When You Call MeSTR4TA
  • Salt WaterJalgany
  • We All Get ScaredClaps
  • Blue feat. Sharon Van EttenBATTS
  • Lost and Lookin'Sam Cooke
  • Pacific JamEddie C
  • Enjoy Your LifeOby Onyioha
  • Candela VivaAmaru Tribe
  • CasteloAzymuth
  • Red Room (Ki Pharoah Basement Edit)Hiatus Kaiyote
  • YeabaC.K. Mann & His Carousel 7
  • Stealin' In The Name Of The LordPaul Kelly
  • Tha BoogieJanko Nilovic & the Soul Surfers
  • Sazon (feat. Izy)SO.Crates
  • CrazyDoechii
  • Abode of the CloudsThe Seven Ups
  • SorceressMark de Clive-Lowe
  • Love Me Tonight (SanFranDisko Mix)Fern Kinney
  • Melodies on the MeridianDonald’s House
  • Give Me a BreakThe Ritchie Family
  • BetterAKOSIA
  • RuseMOZË
  • Brooklyn BallersJitwam

About this program

Visual art, theatre, film and literature. Segments include:

  • 'Art Attack' - fortnightly visual arts reviews with Ace Wagstaff and Tai Snaith.
  • 'Shoot the Messenger' - fortnightly theatre news & reviews with Fleur Kilpatrick.
  • 'Drawn Out' - monthly chat about comic books and graphic novels with Bernard Caleo.

Please email for all interview requests.


Richard Watts has many years experience working in the arts industry, including five years as the Artistic Director of the youth arts organisation Express Media, seven years on the Board of Melbourne Fringe (including three years as Chair), and six years on the Committee of Management at La Mama Theatre, where he currently serves as Chair. Richard has helped program a range of festivals including Next Wave, the National Young Writers' Festival, the Melbourne Queer Film Festival and the Emerging Writers' Festival (which he founded) and he has written for various broadsheets, journals, zines and magazines. Currently he pays the rent by working as the Performing Arts Editor at In his spare time he watches old Doctor Who episodes.

The podcast intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.