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My birthday is over, but I can still do whatever I want!
It’s Basically Summer Mix in The Listening Booth marking solstice eve, Juneteenth, & Father's Day w/Emmy The Great, Dark Tea, & Cory Hanson!
Spinnin' tracks by Francis of Delirium, Charlie Duda, Pardoner, Gabriella Salvucci, Halley Greg, and more!
Cartalk takes the top spot on this week’s BTR Top 10! Fruit Bats, Man on Man, Patrick Paige II, Sarah Neufeld, and Pack make their countdown debuts.
Music courtesy of The Laughing Hearts, Lou Barlow, Man On Man, Ducks Ltd., and much more!
Anjimile takes the top spot on this week’s BTR Top 10! Mia Joy, Jacober, Best Move and Will Stratton make countdown debuts.
Let loose—safely—this holiday weekend in The Listening Booth for MEGA surf rockabilly w/Dilly Warnek & Bloodshot Bill for a vaca beach vibe!
A lot of great music on today's ep! Anjimile, Perry Serpa, Ali Barter and more! Also, in addition to May being Mental Health Awareness Month, it is also AAPI Heritage month. Below you can find the interview I mentioned ... Julia Kwon for Art Uncovered. Make sure to check out her work here. Also, if you're interested in music from underground artists that are from AAPI backgrounds, you can check out this playlist.
You're fully vaxxed and ready to get out in the sun? Have we got the mix for you! 
JayWood takes the top spot on this week’s BTR Top 10! Our hosts are spinning their album, Some Days [EP] (Captured Tracks) the most this week! Debuting on the countdown: Ali Barter, Matt Sweeney and Bonnie 'Prince' Billy, Cartalk, Grave Flowers Bongo Band, Halley Greg, Gel Set Find your favorite album in the mix and support the artist by buying an album or some merch! Here’s The Full List: 1. JAYWOOD, Some Days [EP] (Captured Tracks) 2. ALI BARTER, Chocolate Cake [EP] (Inertia/PIAS) 3. THE BERRIES, Throne Of Ivory (Run For Cover) 4. ALFA MIST, Bring Backs (Anti-) 5. MATT SWEENEY AND BONNIE 'PRINCE' BILLY, Superwolves (Drag City) 6. SUNNY WAR, Simple Syrup (Hen House/ORG) 7. GEL SET, Tone Invasion (2MR) 8. CARTALK, Pass Like Pollen (Lame-O) 9. GRAVE FLOWERS BONGO BAND, Strength Of Spring (Castle Face) 10. ART D’ECCO, In Standard Definition (Paper Bag)
Charlie Houston hates spring in The Listening Booth, while Mini Trees celebrates it w/a ballad. Tune in for both plus R&B via Dawn Richard!
New music from Perry Serpa, Sarah Neufeld, Gabriella Salvucci, Halley Greg, and more!
Music for many moods, the highs and the lows. May is National Mental Health Awareness Month, so use the runtime on this playlist as a way to check in with yourself, and maybe others. Tracks from Sufjan Stevens, Ali Barter, Anjimile and more. As mentioned in the show, you can get more info about Mental Health Awareness here, and below are some organizations to check out. The Loveland Foundation | Black Journalists Relief Fund | Psychology Today |
New music by Anjimile, Teenage Fanclub, Dawn Richard, Jacober, and more!
This week Kimberly spoke with Allison Maria Rodriguez, a first generation Cuban-American artist working predominately in video installation. Throughout the conversation they speak about Allison’s relationship to her family and heritage, and the connections she makes between the personal, ecological and environmental. All documentation courtesy of the artist Wish You Were Here: Greetings from the Galápagos” at the Boston Children’s Museum “In the Presence of Absence – José María & Ike” (video still) In the Presence of Absence video installation documentation Fitchburg Art Museum, Feb – Sept. 2020 (photo by Charles Sternaimolo) Subversive Dreams - Allison Maria Rodriguez from Emerson Contemporary on Vimeo.
On today's ep, we talk about community and how important a sense of belonging is. Tracks from Charlie Houston, Cartalk and the BTRtoday artist of the week, Sunny War. You can watch "Lucid Lucy" from Sunny War's BTR Live Studio session. Also, as mentioned in the show, check out the fundraiser for Harriet's Book here, and take a look at the community fridge movement here. [youtubelg]https://youtu.be/WzEraRnJePY[/youtubelg]
Happy Mother's Day! Celebrate all the woman in your life today and get 2 hours of good indie tunes in as well. Win/Win! Thanks Mom!
Tracks by Grave Flowers Bongo Band, Snake Lips, Sacred Shrines, JayWood, Sunny War and more!
Cartalk is the project of LA-based musician Chuck Moore. They’ve been an integral part of a lively scene of bands and musicians there for the past couple of years, and have just emerged with a spectacular debut album that blends indie rock, americana, and punk in a brilliant way. Here, Chuck joins us from their home to share an intimate, solo look at some of that music. Pass Like Pollen is out now from Anxiety Blanket. Check out the video for "Las Manos" and listen to the audio podcast for more music and interview.