Happy Thanksgiving Eve!!! You know what will get you ready for all the stuffing, turkey, and cranberry sauce? Some sweet weird tunes. Make some room on your plate for the likes of Nils Frahm, MV&EE, and yes, even a band called Thanksgiving. Check out all of them on the show, and don't forget to check out BTR on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!
Today on the show we of course have some great new, weird songs, but we also have a few wild cards on the show. Like Tim Heidecker's project Heidecker & Wood. The music isn't exactly New Weird America, but I posit that the idea behind it is exactly what the genre is all about. Check it out on the show!
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
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