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Exploring the “best of Jam Session in 2016. It was a year of rad interviews with artists like Lettuce, DJ Logic, and Lotus, killer new music, and epic festival experiences.
Time to take a Tryst. DJ Emily has two hours of tunes that have been getting lots of air time in 2016.
Laura celebrates her 30th birthday with jam bands and songs she adores that helped to shape her love for the genre, giving us Jam Session.
A 60-minute jammy Halloween dance party featuring Dangermuffin, Umphrey’s McGee, DJ Logic and more. Also, Lettuce and Lotus remind us to go vote on November 8th!
It’s DJ Emily’s birthday! So, you gotta hang out with her for this two hour set or she’ll be sad.
Marco Benevento announces his first tour of 2017, our beloved Charles Bradley cancels his upcoming tour after being diagnosed with cancer, and Les Claypool makes plans for his 25th New Years Eve in the Bay Area.
Three-track spotlight on “Gravity,” the new album from Arjun that features Cory Henry of Snarky Puppy and Jeff Coffin of Dave Matthews Band. Plus, new tunes from The Congress and Spiritual Rez.
A recap of the 23rd Annual Telluride Blues & Brews, including a photo gallery from the festival courtesy of Tim Falls. Plus, news of the Kung Fu/Particle tour and the 2017 SweetWater 420 Festival.
Today’s Jam Session is heavy on the funk, reggae and dance. We have a special 3-track spotlight on the forth coming album from reggae-fusion band Spiritual Rez. Titled Setting in the West, the LP drops on October 7th. The band currently has three songs available to stream, including their hit single, “Sober.” Catch them on the road now throughout the rest of the year.
Two hours of tunes lined up for you Tuesday. The Amazing, Dinosaur Jr., and more in the Mix. Plus, a spotlight on Katie Dey.
Laura Goldfarb interviews Steve Gumble of SBG Productions about the annual Telluride Blues & Brews festival, happening the weekend of September 16th.
A funky beginning to Jam Session, with tracks from the new Lettuce and Motet albums. Catch The Motet this weekend at the annual Camp Barefoot festival.
It’s another Olympics Saturday on Garbage Garage, plus a great track from Minneapolis feminist rapper Lizzo. And much more…
News on recent NorCal jamming with Eric Krasno, Karl Denson and Phil Lesh will make you want to take up residency at Terrapin Crossroads. Plus, Jimkata announced their In Motion fall tour!
Music Discovery hits the road this week on the Listening Booth as DJRePete previews the Lollapalooza festival going down this weekend in Chicago’s Grant Park. Hear from alt bands Frightened Rabbit and Two Door Cinema Club, electronica with Miike Snow and Major Lazer, and beats with Lettuce and St. Lucia. Plus, hit up the BTR archives for throwbacks you might hear on stage at Lolla from Chairlift, Foals, and The Joy Formidable. Plan your route if you’re making it to the festival, or live vicariously with DJRePete via this Lolla mix in the Listening Booth on BTRtoday!
On today’s episode, Laura shares her five favorite tracks off of the new Lotus album, Eat The Light! Plus, some live jammage from Umphrey’s McGee and Widespread Panic, who announced they’ll join forces for some major shows this September.
Spiritual Rez has a new album out this fall, Keaton Simons celebrates his birthday this week with shows in California, and Rob Drabkin is out on tour supporting Trevor Hall. This and more on today’s rad AF episode!
The Tryst is ready for your Tuesday with a full TWO hours of tunes. Hang out with DJ Emily for this mix.
We’ve got new tunes from Eric Krasno, Bill Evans and Cascade Crescendo on today’s episode! If you missed last week’s Bonnaroo interviews with Lettuce and DJ Logic, be sure to check out the archives.
Two hours of tunes for your Tuesday! Enjoy The Tryst on BTR alongside DJ Emily!
Truly the BEST episode of the year! Interviews with Lettuce and DJ Logic straight from Bonnaroo. Plus, the latest single from Eric Krasno. Big thanks to the artists and their teams for making these interviews possible, to Phil Galitzine for his editing assistance, and to Bonnaroo, Mason Jar Media and Big Hassel.
Heading home from Bonnaroo with a bunch of new artist discoveries including GIVERS and Keys N Krates. Catch up on the weekend magic over on Instagram and Periscope, where I’m @hellolauragoldfarb.
The Listening Booth goes on the road today, with a playlist spanning the Northside Festival in Williamsburg + the Bonnaroo stages in Manchester Tennessee. Just in time for both, DJRePete is spinning a mix guide for festival goers and/or a playlist for those who want to attend vicariously. Hit up alternative from Jeff the Brotherhood and the Heliotropes, electronica crossover with Scam Avenue and Bob Moses, and blues-funk from Charles Bradley and Lettuce. Plus, catch a few populist b-side tracks from Chvrches and Two Door Cinema Club, as well as appropriate festival trippy goodness from Tame Impala and Michael Rault. It’s (sorta) officially summer, folks, in the Listening Booth with DJRePete on BTR!
This weekend marks the 15th annual Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester, TN! To celebrate, today’s episode features present and past headlining artists including Lettuce, moe. and The Slip. Follow me on Instagram and Periscope where I’m @hellolauragoldfarb for behind the scenes footage at Bonnaroo!
Exploring some of the artists performing at this year’s Lockn’ festival including Umphrey’s McGee and Chris Robinson Brotherhood. Plus, High Sierra Music Festival headliners Thievery Corporation.
Another happy Saturday here at Garbage Garage! Today we’re starting off the show with a half hour of really good, relaxing, non-coffee-shop-esque folk. With bands like Mountain Man and S. Carey I think you’re really going to enjoy chilling out to it. And we’ve got a great mix of new and old on the rest of the show. Remember to check out BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Pinterest, Instagram, and SoundCloud.
The Listening Booth starts up with some music discovery alt from Kitten , more from the latest trippy album by Bibio, and a blues spotlight bringing you funk, R&B, and folkier blues. Plus, hit up a timely throwback from Florence and the Machine, a folk bloc with Carter Tanton, and info on the upcoming Primavera Music Festival in Barcelona. And DJRePete acknowledges Star Wars Day with a track from Tetherball on the Jedi. That’s your midweek dose of the Listening Booth on BTRtoday!
DJRePete’s got your midweek soundtrack with brand new alternative from Bleached and Masha Qrella, electro trippy-ness from The Range and Beacon, and R&B throwbacks from Honey Larochelle and Meklit Hadero. You’ll also hear from Tycho and Lettuce, two acts playing this weekend’s Euphoria Fest in Austin. And in his inaugural weekly music spotlight, DJRePete harkens back to his Blues Hour days with a mix of funk from Mavis Staples, alt blues with M. Ward, and rock blues from Hill Country Revue. Check in with the new expanded edition of DJRePete on this BTRtoday Wednesday!
Happy Saturday! I hope everyone out there is having a very relaxing weekend, and that this is your chill out playlist for the day. We’ve got everything from funk, soul, garage rock, to jazz on the show today, so sit back, relax, and enjoy the eclecticness that you can only get on a great station like BTR! And don’t forget to follow BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Pinterest, Instagram, and SoundCloud.
Get your fix of great indie tunes this Tuesday. Craig Finn, Charles Bradley and Joanna Newsom are just some of the artists in today’s mix!
We’re talking Page McConnell, Phish Summer Tour, String Cheese and Tom Freund. Plus, Lettuce is hot on the festival circuit this summer in support of their latest album Crush.
Festival news this week on All Good, Mountain Jam and Camp Barefoot. Plus, we’ve got the new single “Struggle” from Roots of Creation featuring Ras MG.
Get your Tuesday fix with this 90-minute mix. It features tunes from Dressy Bessy, The Mynabirds, Sharon Jones and a whole lot more!
Super chill playlist today full of feel – good tunes including the new single from Lettuce, old school Rubblebucket and new from Jeff Crosby. Plus, details on the new collaboration between Lettuce and VapeTool.
Awesome new tunes on DJ Drew’s Sunday show on BTRToday.com. Tunes from Warehouse Eyes, Hospital Ships, Benji Hughes and more
SUPER BOWL SUNDAY!!!! 1st half of the show dedicated to Super Bowl 50 then some awesome new tunes only on DJ Drew’s Sunday show on BTRToday.com
It’s time for Mardi Gras on BTR Today’s Roadside Assistance, presented by United Airlines! Listen as 8 different BTR Today DJs present 8 different interpretations on what kind of soundtrack goes best the fattest of Tuesdays!
Get your Tuesday music fix with this 90-minute set, hosted by DJ Emily!
Get the best of the best new music in rotation on BTR in one shot!
Kicking off today’s episode with a 30-minute feature on some of this year’s Bonnaroo artists, including LCD Soundsystem, Tame Impala and Lettuce. The remaining half of the show is all about the FUNK!
A brand new BTRToday! With a playlist dedicated to all things new and fresh!
It’s an exciting day on BTR! Not only do we have a ton of great new music for you, but we have a brand new website and app for you! It’s called BTR Today- check it out and download it in the app store, so you can experience all of our amazing radio shows in an exciting, streamlined new way! And while you’re at it, don’t forget to check out BTR on Facebook!
The Thursday Mix for January 21, 2015 brings you new tunes by Exmagician, Octagrape, and Ty Segall. I’ll also be featuring a new band to the show, War & Pierce. The Los Angeles band is a collaboration among Chris Pierce, Sunny War, and Jared Faber. Stay tuned!
Your midweek soundtrack on BTR starts with DJRePete. He’s spinning addictive, trippy alternative from Kelley Stoltz and Sunwolf, electronica crossover with High Highs and Line & Circle, and funk with Lettuce and Low Cut Connie. Plus, hit up a throwback by Irish-Indian mashup band Delhi 2 Dublin ahead of their appearance at this weekend’s Jaipur Literature Festival. And rewind a few years back for a throwback set spanning the globe and the BTR archives from Alan Wilkis to B. Fleischmann. All that and more on the Wednesday show with DJRePete!
Enjoy the best of the best music that is currently in rotation on BTR!
Sundays with DJ Drew on BTR with tracks from Beat Happening, Lettuce and Joanna Newsom
Wow! It’s 2016 already. Not too much new stuff has come out this year just yet, but rest assured, all of us at BTR are waiting for it! In the meantime, here’s a great set of great tunes for ya!
New Year, New Sunday Show, from DJ Drew on BTR
We talk about some essential mindless flicks to rein in the New Year and review the new 007 extravaganza ‘Spectre’

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