Leopold And His Fiction
DJRePete turns the calendar for you with alt rock tracks by Pity Sex and A Giant Dog, more folk from Tenniscoats and Tanya Donnelly, and throwbacks from The Like and M. Ward. And speaking of throwbacks, DJRePete harkens back to his Backroom Blues Hour program with a spotlight featuring R&B by The BellRays, rock from The Pack A.D. , and folk blues with Juba Dance. Plus, hit up info on the upcoming Celebrate Brooklyn festival featuring Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings as well as the members of Saun & Starr. That’s your Listening Booth line-up and your June start on BTRtoday!
The Backroom is all new with a pair of BTR blues artists breakin’ thru with new albums: Hazmat Modine and Booker T. Jones, featuring Lou Reed and The Roots. Also tune in for the scoop on an upcoming festival in Montreal featuring BTR talent. And enjoy some diversity today in the Backroom with folk, funk, and alternative blues crossover. Catch it all today on the monthly edition of the BTR Backroom Blues Hour with DJRePete!