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It’s the first day of Autumn! We are welcoming it with new tracks as well as some nostalgia inducing throwbacks. Are you an apple person or a a pumpkin person? Apple all the way for me. Find me on Twitter @othermaggie. Some of today’s music was featured on Lottie’s latest ep of Spotlight On The City. Also, check out Photo Ops for BTR Live Studio at Home. Voter registration deadlines are coming up, don’t miss yours! Check this list for reference.
In this super-sized playlist mix episode, we’re serving up tracks from the labels featured here on the show so far in 2020 – some lesser-heard artists, additional album tracks, and a few things that we liked so much we had to play them again!
Helvetia takes the top spot. Alex Izenberg, LA Witch, and Will Johnson make their countdown debuts. Click to listen!
The Listening Booth hosts a safe, unofficial end of summer mix with new surf and rockabilly tracks from H. Kink, and Fontaines D.C.!
We’re listening to tracks by Buty and the Bass, Dent May, Bebel Gilberto, Merce Lemon, and more!
Time for new music & we’re here to provide it—also, a quick & friendly reminder to register to vote if you haven’t done so yet.
Allegra Krieger slides into first. Animal Scream and Fontaines DC make their countdown debuts. Click to listen!
The Listening Booth is in seasonal wind down mode w/new summer-fall banjo from Pawns or Kings & throwbacks from Mumford & Sons!
Nyallah takes the top spot with her self-released Reflections EP. Helvetia and Morgan Harper-Jones make their countdown debuts.
NYALLAH makes our knees weak this week—see who else made the list!
Whoaoaoao, Listen to the Music!
DEHD’s album “Flower of Devotion” is our most played of the week! Liza Anne, Otta and Jonathan Bree make their countdown debuts. Countdown tracks from our most played albums.
DEHD rocks out as our favorite this week! See who else made the cut.
Summer continues on….
Edward V Kelley is an Ohio-based artist whose work explores notions of technology, memory and the absurd.
Listen to music and buy some stamps!
The Beths take the top spot as our most played artist of the week. H. Kink, Nyallah and Jordana make their countdown debuts. Click to listen to the most played albums on the site.
This isn’t the first time these killer indie rockers were our favs—check out who else made the list!
New music to start your month!
New music abounds and it’s all so f’ing good we can’t handle it. Enjoy new tracks from Black Bra, H. Kink, Samantha Crain and more.
Looking back at music from the first half off 2020 that we’ve been enjoying… part 2 of 2! Check out part 1 here.
Black Bra’s debut self-titled album is out and debuting on our countdown in the one spot!
The Listening Booth: blues w/Don Bryant, rock w/Pottery & downbeat alt w/Fake Shark + a Bay Area band literally delivers on their new record
Black Bra, A.A. Williams, Fake Shark, The Rentals, Songhoy Blues and more!
Don Bryant takes the top spot this week. Bryant has been a rhythm and blues singer and songwriter for more than 50 years and we’ve got his latest album in heavy rotation here at BTR.
The pioneering R&B singer & Memphis Music Hall of Famer is back & his talent has done nothing but age like a fine wine.
This week we’re taking a special look at some of the new additions to the BTRtoday music library, checking out releases from BOYO, Dirty Projectors, T-D-R-Co, Becca Mancari, Pottery, Twin Peaks, Sahara, and Starflyer 59!
For this big playlist mix episode, we’re pulling tracks by artists previously featured on The Music Digest and our record label features, plus sprinkling in a few new releases for fun. We hope you find something in here that you love!
Lots of music, a little pregnancy talk and a reminder to register to vote!
Arlo Parks, Lido Pimienta, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, A Severe Joy , Summer Dregs and more.
Part two of our record label feature on Ten Dollar Recording Co. takes a deeper dive into their catalog, exploring tracks from their compilations and releases from What In Your Heart Can Put You In A Trance, Mariya May, Mo Douglas, Thomas Mudrick, Anthony Mudrick, Ryan Massad, and more!
Lots of newer music on today’s playlist – hopefully you can enjoy it in the sunshine (if that’s your thing).
Today’s quarantine escape comes courtesy of Hazel English, Land of Talk, Lila Blue and more talented ladies who have all dropped new music. Turn up the volume and join us for tunes from some of the most talented musicians around.
After 3 years, it’s most definitely time to revisit the Portland, OR-based label/collective, Ten Dollar Recording Co! In part one of this two-part feature, I talk to label founders Ryan Michael Block and Mariya May about all their various projects and collaborations!
We’re listening to Cassowary, Mariya May, Bloodshot Bill, Vanessa Carlton and more on this last day of April.
The Listening Booth has an escapist winter blend of folk by Christopher Paul Stelling, trippy alt via Loving, & jazz violin with Zach Brock.
We’ve got some really great new ones for you this week—so, tune-in, close your eyes and let the music take over.
Chance Wiesner, Torres, Mount Sharp, Georgia, Arbor Labor Union and more!
Drop into The Listening Booth for the brand new of Montreal record, as well as the record store origin story for Brisbane duo An Horse.
My best of picks for 2019 took me into 2020.  Enjoy week 4, the final installment of the best of 2019, and come back next week for some new music from the new year!
2019 brought this all-female music mix so many incredible albums. In today’s show, we’ll play you all the ones that didn’t make Emily’s ‘best of’ list but that she really had a hard time leaving out. Munya, Mariya May and Eerie Wanda are all in the mix.

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