Radio Sylvia is on the air 24 hours a day, 7 days a week - Punk, Metal and Alternative around the clock.


8 p.m. - 10 p.m. CET

Punk Only

Our recommendation after an exhausting day at work: "Punk Only" on Mondays from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. CET, preferably with maximum volume and a cool beer.


8 p.m. - 10 p.m. CET

Sylvia Retro

Every Wednesday from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. CET Radio Sylvia takes you on a two-hour journey into the past with nonstop music from times gone by.


8 p.m. - 10 p.m. CET

Metal Meltdown

Metal at its best: On Thursdays from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. CET we celebrate our "Metal Meltdown" on Radio Sylvia, packed with the best Metal tracks from old and new bands.


8 p.m. - 10 p.m. CET

Harte Zeiten

Artschie and Tom open their well-stocked Rock and Metal treasure chest on every Friday from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. CET.

(new on every 2nd Friday of the month; repetitions inbetween)


On 4th November we present the "Sonnabend of Death", our big six-hour live event, which is broadcast from 6 p.m. to midnight CET online and additionally in parallel from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. CET on short wave 6070 kHz. The "Sonnabend of Death" consists of the following shows:

6 p.m. - 7 p.m. CET

Open Fire

This is our warm-up programme with brand new music, which you'll be able to hear on Radio Sylvia in the future.

7 p.m. - 9 p.m. CET

Mark Andersen & Dom van Hool

Your hosts Mark Andersen and Dom van Hool play a vast variety of old and new Punk and Metal tracks directly from the Radio Sylvia archives.

9 p.m. - 11 p.m. CET

Piets Plattenkoffer

On 4th November Piet van der Straaten's show "Piets Plattenkoffer" focusses on "American Rock Masterpieces" with particular emphasis on Grand Funk Railroad.

11 p.m. - Midnight CET

Original und Fälschung

We conclude the "Sonnabend of Death" with the show "Original und Fälschung", which is all about original songs and their noisy cover versions. Behind the microphone: Mark Andersen and Dom van Hool.

A recording of the "Sonnabend of Death" is always aired on the 3rd Saturday of the month from 6 p.m. to midnight CET.


8 p.m. - 11 p.m. CET

The Overflow

In his weekly show "The Overflow" Garry Lee presents an interesting mixture of brand new Punk, Metal, Underground and Avantgarde. "The Overflow" runs on Radio Sylvia every Sunday from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. CET.


10 a.m. and 6 p.m. CET*

Single of the Week

Every day at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. CET* we play the red-hot Single of the Week - long before its official release date.

*) 6 p.m. CET not on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month


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P.O. Box 90 23 49

D-21057 Hamburg