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This is part 1 of 3 for my 2020 year in music recap. As always, this is an incomplete list of my favorites, and presented unranked, though along the way I may highlight some records that really stood out a little extra for me this year. We're doing things alphabetically this time around, so this episode covers artist names from A to D.
It's part two of my look back on the top artists of 2020.
Dolly Valentine takes the top spot this week with her new album, How To Be Good! Countdown Debuts: The Mountain Goats, The Nix, Told Slant
Biden announces some top cabinet positions. Stories about learning and growing. And music from Dolly Valentine.
Tune in for tracks by Anna McClellan, Spencer Cullum's Coin Collection, Henriette Sennenvaldt and more.
Dolly Valentine, aka the new musical persona of Leslie Schott joins us to play a few songs from her debut album (accompanied by Andrew Valenti) and to chat about the project, and how this year at home has affected her life and music.
Music for all your last minute to do list items, including signing this petition to hold the Biden administration accountable! This will be some of the last new music for the year and it's really good stuff! Tracks from Yukon Blonde, Ilithios, Lupin and more.
Election results are finally in and they are cause for celebration. 2020 has been a roller coaster, but we have had great music. Lots of tracks from this year including some new music from Mariya May, Gord Downie and Death Valley Girls.
New music for a Sunday Funday escape show.  Let's spend fall listening to good tunes and enjoying the changing of weather.  Double shots and new tunes from top to bottom.  Let's do it!
A great show bookended with Born Ruffians tracks and lots of other great music. New Death Valley Girls, Terence Jack and Laura Jane Grace.
Fall into The Listening Booth for new Bill Callahan, R&B w/Arlo Parks, & electro w/Hannah Georgas + Pawns or Kings introduces the banjolin!
September is ending. Start your new month with new music!
Bill Callahan's 'Gold Record' is our most played of the week. Dent May, Photo Ops, Lawn, and Lomelda make countdown debuts. Click to hear a track from each of our Top 10 most played albums.
Tunes by Deradoorian, Alex the Astronaut, LCG & the X, Anjimile, Evangeline Gentle and more!
Sneaks makes her debut in the one spot! Bill Callahan, Widowspeak, Dolly Valentine, & more are making debuts as well. Click to count them down.
The Listening Booth closes out summer w/electro by Bebel Gilberto & Video Age & a ballad by Corey Flood + DJRePete marks 15 yrs on BTRtoday!
Tunes by The Moonless Nights, Weekend Lovers, Bill Callahan, Corey Flood, Delicate Steve and more!
Let's do it. Back in the school vibe. Teachers, students, homework, tests. I know it all sounds daunting but its back every year, so this year, let's be ready for it!
Every track is new to the show! Tunes from Kit, Kissy, Anna McClellan, Annie Dressner, Caitlin Harnett, Tada!, LCG and the X, Arlo Parks, and more...
Playing tracks by Josiah Johnson, Ilithios, Arthur Brothers, Buffalo Rose, Dream Nails, Dolly Valentine and many more. Tune in!
Lots of music and lots of feelings on today's show. Come along for the emotional roller coaster! Music from the artist of the week, Helvetia, as well as L.A. Witch, The Front Bottoms, Merce Lemmon and more. If you live in the United States and haven't done so already, fill out the 2020 Census!
Happy Labor Day Weekend!  We use the final moments of the summer to say goodbye to the weirdest one yet!  Will we go back to normal?  Is normal still possible?  Who knows, but the music goes on!
We're listening to tracks by Buty and the Bass, Dent May, Bebel Gilberto, Merce Lemon, and more!
We've moved to Mondays - and what a week to do it. We're looking back at last week's new releases, and there sure were a lot of great singles! We've even got an extra special block of new music all produced by Sarah Tudzin (Illuminati Hotties) in the mix. Dive in for new music from Divino Niño, Arlo Parks, LLusion, Bust and the Bass & Macy Gray, Mines Falls, Dolly Valentine, Iress, Cartalk, Night Shop, Rapt, Sam Tudor, Tomberlin, Manny10x, Dirty Projectors, Dig Nitty, Gulfer, and The Dirty Nil!