The Top Ten Tune-Up Interviews From 2017
Dec 26, 2017
Musicians have got a lot going on—so listen up.
Dream Wife Are The Badass Ladies The Music World Needs…
Dec 19, 2017
Dream Wife’s ready to break up the boy’s club of pop punk.
Chilling Out With Synth-Heavy Hoops
Dec 12, 2017
Instead of going through Hoops, just chill out with them instead.
Meric Long Goes Off the Grid With FAN
Dec 5, 2017
Long breaks with his indie rock style to create synth and sample driven solo project
Walrus Defines The “Family Hangover”
Dec 1, 2017
Meet the synth-rock, Brit-pop band from Halifax, Nova Scotia—Walrus.
New Candys Talk Cinematic Album ‘Bleeding Magenta’
Nov 21, 2017
New Candys make music bursting with visual flavor--we chat new album & lots more!
Australia's Evan Klar Explores Growing Pains
Nov 14, 2017
After wrestling with a laptop and a couple of instruments for years, Evan Klar's eerie and appealing debut is ready for the world.…
Freddie Nunez Channels Hank Williams In New Song
Nov 8, 2017
The song premiere for Freddie Nunez's old-school country influenced "Nights In This Town"--check it out here.
Pow Pow Family Band Makes Everything All Right
Nov 3, 2017
Pow Pow Family Band knows that all is right when they’re playing music—not just alright.
Jonny Couch Will Haunt You In His New Music Video For…
Oct 24, 2017
BTRtoday is delighted to debut Jonny Couch's new video "The Haunting," a perfect punk rock Halloween treat.
Escape Your Nightmares With The Night Screams
Oct 17, 2017
This NYC band will turn those hollers of terror into some gritty punk rock that’ll haunt your sleep.
Canadian Punks The Dirty Nil Get To The Point
Oct 13, 2017
A pop punk interview perfect for those w/ short attention spans or are maybe a little too high--meet The Dirty Nil.
Joy Again Use Telepathic Powers to Explore the…
Oct 4, 2017
Joy Again go from fast punk to catchy pop with computer effects and distortion.
Yearn For Lost Love With Coyote Run’s New Song…
Sep 27, 2017
Coyote Run conjures lingering memories of lost loves and that butterfly feeling in the pit of your stomach.
Get Lost in The Premiere Of Suburban Birds’ New Album…
Sep 22, 2017
Suburban Birds make music for people on long drives who like to stare out the window and imagine music videos.
Metalleg Will Never Turn Down Their Amps
Sep 15, 2017
Metalleg is the sound of musicians never wanting to stop.
Wake Up To The Rock ‘N’ Roll Sounds Of BIRDS
Sep 8, 2017
BIRDS take flight with psychedelic feel and catchy melodies galore.
Iceland's Mammút Comes To NYC
Sep 1, 2017
Mammút's sound is a mix of comping breathy vocals, eerie synth and unexpectedly danceable beats; you’ll go from bopping to…
Snuggle Up To Warm Body And Listen To The Premiere of…
Aug 25, 2017
Get lost in nostalgia with NYC’s Ryan Foster’s solo project.
High Waisted’s LSD-Inspired Annual Booze Cruise Sails…
Aug 17, 2017
This party is like your birthday, plus New Year's Eve, plus your senior prom, plus your wedding all in one night.
Drool Over Abraham King’s New Track “Spit”
Aug 11, 2017
Abraham King's new music is still melancholic and passionate but has a new kick and energy.
Balance Your Yin And Yang With Native Sun
Aug 4, 2017
Center yourself by pressing play on Native Sun’s new single “Palindrome.”
The Off-White Get Pickled With Pickle Juice (And Answer…
Jul 27, 2017
The Off White know how to launch a road trip in style: chasing whiskey with brine.
Premiering Louiza’s Feisty New Track “Party…
Jul 19, 2017
Rebecca Mimiaga, aka Louiza, gets sarcastic and sassy in her newest track “Party Trick.”
Van Dammes Raise Hell In Helsinki
Jul 14, 2017
Van Dammes’ music freezes hell over. With their robust guitar solos and wild drumbeats, they reach into the deepest, darkest…
Black Stone From The Sun Fuses Steve Irwin And Kurt…
Jul 5, 2017
They’ll rescue emus, shriek at spiders and bring back grunge all in one night--they're as exciting as wrestling a crocodile.
Cool Dads Everywhere Unite With Hearken
Jun 28, 2017
The Pittsburgh duo does dad rock right. Maybe we should call it dad punk?
Living In The Moment With Fang Wizard
Jun 21, 2017
Fang Wizard doesn't plan anything. They just do it.
Wetbrain Shines a Certain Light With Debut Album
Jun 16, 2017
The former rhythm section of beloved garden state group Dentist, Rudy Meier and Nick Kaelblein, have created a sound that mixes…
No Nets Bares All In Touching New Video For ‘Lucky…
Jun 8, 2017
BTRtoday premieres No Nets’ “Lucky One” touching video.
Bloody Your Hands Channel Jekyll and Hyde In Monsters…
Jun 2, 2017
With only two singles out from the upcoming album Monsters Never Die (July 7), they’re proving that you don’t have to be a Dr.…
The Lush Life of Harvey Lush and his Orchestra
May 26, 2017
Harvey Lush offers an oasis of exotic instrumentation that’s more common to an orchestra than a pop band.
Baby Shakes Get Back to Basics
May 18, 2017
Baby Shakes serves up a combustible mix of pop and punk they're calling pop ’n’ roll. Meet your new favorite band.
Every New Day With Holly Overton and Midnight People
May 12, 2017
Holly Overton recently shared her latest album with Midnight People at Sunnyvale for the release of “Every New Day.”
Wolf Diamond Prowls at Night
May 5, 2017
Meet the ultimate Brooklyn solo-artist, Wolf Diamond—he shreds; you swoon.
Apr 28, 2017
We chat w/ NYC music pioneers Sharkmuffin, and, boy oh boy, do they have a killer record coming out May 5--check it out!
Bleeding Knees Club
Apr 21, 2017
Bleeding Knees Club is a garage, pop-punk Australian band that was on a small hiatus until recently. Now, they are back with a…
Apr 14, 2017
Reneé Orshan, a.k.a. RÉN (pronounced rain), is a confident, feminine, indie goddess from New York. She has a stage presence that…
Apr 7, 2017
These twin brothers bring the vibes of the West Coast and theatrical inspirations to their rock band, Little Person—check ‘em…
Mar 31, 2017
On the government support of Canadian musicians, performing at SXSW, and origami spider art.
The Otis Mountain Get Down Team
Mar 24, 2017
Otis Mountain Get Down is a three day music festival in the Adirondack Mountains that features up-and-coming bands of all sorts!
The Duke of Surl
Mar 17, 2017
This is a group that sits well with the King Pizza family, consisting of bands like The Unders, Garbage Brain, and The Jeanies.
Mar 10, 2017
The Molochs are a band that hits everyone in the right spots. Their music has everything you could want—a little darkness, a…
Mar 3, 2017
A band of strong and motivated ladies, Ex-Girlfriends take their art seriously while never failing to have a great time. Their…
Feb 24, 2017
Don’t try to make meaning of the name, just listen. You’ll hear music that sets off all of your triggers and strokes all of…
Ariana van Gelder
Feb 17, 2017
Ariana van Gelder is an ambient artist in Brooklyn, New York who calls her style “Dream Drone.” She is an intelligent and…
Feb 10, 2017
Meet the new generation’s LCD Soundsystem—Palm Springsteen. They bring the best of both coasts for you to dance your woes…
The Royal They
Feb 3, 2017
They’re just three protozoa that crawled out from under the pillars of creation and picked up instruments. But what happened…
Jan 27, 2017
On James Joyce's "fuckbird," why the Cake Shop is awesome, and how to start a band from scratch.
Jan 20, 2017
On meeting at an orgy, using depression to write, and odd time signatures.
The Undercover Dream Lovers
Jan 13, 2017
On playing hot potato with instruments, lyrical patterns, and staying focused and positive.
Jan 6, 2017
Meet the mystical-psychedelic dreamer Dean Cercone. An artist and a musician—he’s giving the world a completely unique form of…