Lots of music and lots of feelings on today’s show. Come along for the emotional roller coaster! Music from the artist of the week, Helvetia, as well as L.A. Witch, The Front Bottoms, Merce Lemmon and more.
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Hazy August days, end of summer blues, back to school uncertainty, but Dealer’s Choice is still on point, always, no matter what. 2 hours that we both need, to clear our pallets for the week to come. Dig in!
It’s a big one this week, with new singles from Anjimile, Drug Couple, Oceanator, Zaliza, Kairos Creature Club, Grant Pavol, Nana Adjoa, Cheekface, LAMPS, Drew Citron, Yankee Bluff, Michael Damani, and more new tunes!
The new music for Summer and Fall keeps coming – we’ve got singles from Bartees Strange, Madeline Kenney, Delicate Steve, Merce Lemon, Agent Blå, Ganser, The Next Great American Novelist, Suburban Living, Widowspeak, Sam Tudor, Hoops, as well as album tracks from Chance Wiesner, Liza Anne, Milk For The Angry. Jonathan Bree, Nyallah, Jordana, and Snowgoose on the show!
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!
Darling Recordings is a Pittsburgh, PA-based independent label currently in their 5th year of operation. For this episode, I spoke with founder Nick Faidley about his background in the music industry, the label’s beginnings, and how COVID-19 affected the label’s plans for the year. Music in this episode includes tracks from Merce Lemon, Stone Irr, Jeremy Jones, Falcon Jane, Faxada, and much more.
Connor Murray of the Pittsburgh-based label, Crafted Sounds, joins us for a discussion about the label – from it’s beginnings to working with Misra for distribution – touching on the need for community, finding mentors, and keeping things analog.
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