This week, we start out with a look at the Bloomington, Indiana-based Winspear Records and rock out to new music from Great Grandpa, Anthony Mudrick, and Siberian Traps before revisiting some older favorites from other artists whose new releases have been getting a lot of love on the show!
In this episode, we digest music from near and far and think about how a band’s home climate affects their musical approach and style. Also, Bryan gets up on his high horse about which Portland is THE Portland.
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.