Today on God Bless Weirdmerica we’re playing a lot of sad but beautiful songs. Maybe the fall weather puts you in the mood for that kind of thing? Hopefully, because we’ve got Jolie Holland, Islands, and Marketa Irglova all trying to break your heart! And don’t forget to follow BTR on Facebook, Twitter, and tumblr for all of the latest updates on the station!
It's fitness week here on BTR, and I know we're all in that stage of the game where we're wondering if we'll keep our New Year's Resolutions. Well, I answer that question for myself with our first song, and then I play a whole bunch of awesome new ones for you, including tracks from Damien Jurado, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, and newcomers Daytona. And don't forget to follow BTR on Facebook and Twitter for all of the latest updates on the station!
It's my four year anniversary at BTR! It's hard to believe that it's already been four years of amazing music, but it's true. I'm so happy to be part of the amazing BTR family, and to celebrate I'm playing ninety minutes of today's best independent music (but then again, that's what we ALWAYS do on BTR). Make sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter, too!
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.
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