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DJRePete starts the countdown to 2016 today with part 1 of his annual BTR Best In Mix. Today he’s spinning a choice set of tracks that ‘broke thru’ on the station in 2015, including alternative from Baio and Mike Pace and the Child Actors, electronica cross-over with Eternal Summers and Teen Daze, and folk with the Sugarplum Fairies and Little Lapin. Plus, Speedy Ortiz headlines a high energy punk alt set to power you into your holiday weekend. That’s your Wednesday start on BTR!
Midweek on BTR means a music discovery mix with DJRePete who’s spinning “psychedelia” via Dungen and Axel Krygier, seductive electronica with Icky Blossoms and CHVRCHES, and alt ballads from Baio and Joel Michael Howard. Plus, hit up info on a neat venue Mikal Cronin is playing in Portland of the McMenamins variety. And get a heads up on a mid-winter festival in Madison, WI, aptly called FRZN, where you can find BTR artist John Mark Nelson. Plus, some beautifully trippy instrumentation with Joanna Newsom. That’s your BTR Wednesday start with DJRePete!
Here we go guys, It's the ROCK SHOW on BTR! Glad you're here, because I need all the help I can get! Stay tuned for new ones from Katie Von Schleicher, Connan Mockasin/Dev Hynes, Useless Eaters, Kelley Stoltz, and so many more! Whooo!
DJRePete inches you 90 minutes closer to the Thanksgiving weekend in the US with power electric alt from CHVRCHES and Metric. He’s also thankful for the latest album from Here We Go Magic and an addictive beat track from Bob Moses. Plus, hit up a folk set headlined by The Mae Trio head of their appearance down-under to play the new MOTH venue in Brisbane. And get info on Evening Hymns’ doubleheader this Friday in Toronto. That’s your Thanksgiving Eve start with DJRePete on BTR!
The Thursday show for the very first Thursday in July marks the second half of 2015 Today I'll be playing some of my favorite artists and songs from the first half of the year. You'll hear from Michael Rault, Mikal Cronin, Waxahatchee, Patrick Watson, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and more! You'll also hear new tracks by Son Lux, Calvin Love and Cayucas!
DJRePete kicks things off on BTR Wednesday! Hit up new alt with the brand new album by the Heartless Bastards which hits stores this week. Plus, a trippy track by Jacco Gardner, hip hop beats from Brika, and a zen track from Uoh! Also tune in for details on the NXNE festival which kicks off today in Toronto, as well as DJRePete’s recap of Michael Rault’s show at the Northside Festival in Brooklyn last week. And hear this week’s throwback set in homage to BTR’s 10th birthday featuring Alex Winston! That’s your hump day start to your lineup on BTR!
Your Wednesday start on BTR is as diverse as it is informative, as DJRePete catches you up on the latest releases, including the new album by Summer Camp that he’s absolutely obsessed with, fresh Unknown Mortal Orchestra which has a colorful rare vinyl release, and King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard which of course is just fun to say. Also, tune in for the first of many BTR tribute sets as the station celebrates its 10th birthday later this month. DJRePete’s inaugural celebratory set includes throwbacks from Laura Marling and the Depreciation Guild. And by the end of the mix, you’ll be zoning out with a little jazz from the likes of Antônio Carlos Jobim. That’s your midweek mix from DJRePete on BTR!
The badass BUG BOYS of The Rock Show are back this week with new hit songs from Thee Oh Sees, Joanna Gruesome, Warm Soda, and more! Things get a little more relaxed in the second set with Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Eleanor Friedberger, Little Wings... It's very nice. Listen and love. And don't forget to subscribe to DJ PATRICK K on iTunes!
The Thursday mix features brand new music from Unknown Mortal Orchestra, The Orange Peels, Patrick Watson, Heartless Bastards and more! We'll also hear from Melbourne's King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Reykjavik's Soley and Oakland's very own Danny James!
There is just something so beautiful about Alexis Taylor’s voice. That’s why I’m aways excited to see a new Hot Chip album, and we’re playing some of it on the show for you today! And that’s not even the tip of the ice berg- we’ve got new Heartless Bastards, sounding bigger and more badass than ever, plus brand new Unknown Mortal Orchestra. Saturdays are usually my favorite day of the week, but this definitely seals the deal!
It's the BLACKLIST WEEK special on this week's Rock Show! We're giving you the lowdown on some of the killer content we've produced for this year's BLACKLIST WEEK, and it couldn't be more exciting! We also feature upbeat ROCK N ROLL from the likes of Warm Soda, Joanna Gruesome, Motel Beds, and many more! DON'T FORGET to "like" BTRtoday on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, and subscribe in iTunes!