It’s been about four years since Sweden’s Alice Boman first visited us for BTR Live Studio, and her hazy, sweet style is still as entrancing as ever. She’s been working steadily on what will eventually be her debut full length album, with each bit of music released garnering international acclaim and building the anticipation. Here, she shares a hauntingly beautiful live rendition of her recent single, which she played exclusively for us at Serious Business Music in Brooklyn.
Dreams 7” single and “End Of Time” are available now.
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It's a new music catchup week, as we dig back into the virtual bins for some of the past couple of months' new releases for a great mix of musical discovery. From Shopping and Loving to Arbor Labor Union, Surface To Air Missive, and Scratchy Blanket to Son Little, Lady Lamb, and Alice Boman, there's so much amazing new music out and you're sure to find a new favorite in here!
Destroyer, a band formed in Vancouver, British Columbia in 1995, released their 12th studio album, Have We Met, this past January . I'll be playing one of my favorite tunes from that release today on the show. Plus, new music from Purr, Mount Sharp, Cuesta Loeb, Country Westerns, Bee Appleseed and more! Stay tuned.
NYC band Activity is a supergroup of sorts, with Travis Johnson, Steve Levine, Zoë Browne, and Jess Rees coming from the excellent bands Grooms, Field Mouse, and Russian Baths. This particular… | watch
Joe Virgillito chats with Prof. Gerald Friedman about COVID-19 and the case for Medicare For All. J. McVay and Jacqueline Soller discuss 2011 movie, ‘Contagion.’ Plus a preview of Scoville Unit’s upcoming BTR Live Studio session.