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Happy Holidays! Only two Thursdays left in December. Today I'll be playing some of the best tracks from 2015. Remember, next Thursday, 12/31 (New Year's Eve) I'll be rocking my absolute favorite songs from 2015. Stay tuned!
DJRePete starts the countdown to 2016 today with part 1 of his annual BTR Best In Mix. Today he’s spinning a choice set of tracks that ‘broke thru’ on the station in 2015, including alternative from Baio and Mike Pace and the Child Actors, electronica cross-over with Eternal Summers and Teen Daze, and folk with the Sugarplum Fairies and Little Lapin. Plus, Speedy Ortiz headlines a high energy punk alt set to power you into your holiday weekend. That’s your Wednesday start on BTR!
Just three Thursdays left in 2015! Enjoy some of my favorite tunes from the year with a few new tracks by Animal Collective, The Moonlandingz and Death By Unga Bunga mixed in!
DJRePete spares you from the holiday music today with alternative from Oberhofer and The Mountain Goats, a trippy set with Michael Rault and the very 60s-sounding Hierophants, and electronica beats with Skylar Spence and Soda Shop. Also, hit up info on the Stereosonic Festival going on this weekend in Australia and featuring an appearance by BTR artist Claptone. Plus, discover alt artist Shirlette Ammons and don’t miss a cameo from Peter, Bjorn, and John. Spare yourself the sleigh bells for this 90 minute music discovery mix with DJRePete on BTR!
Today on your BTR start, DJRePete is breakin’ thru new music from Zerobridge! Plus, hit up alternative from Farao and Craig Finn, blues with William Elliott Whitmore and Low Cut Connie, and rhythm beats via Allday and Bob Moses. Also tune in for info and BTR bands playing today at the Arizona State Fair and the Cardinal Sessions Festival this weekend in Germany. And for fun this post-Election Day in America, check out a political throwback track from Skidmore Fountain. That’s your BTR Wednesday with DJRePete!
The Thursday Mix for August 20th features a brand new track from Mercury Rev, a band that formed in the late 1980's. They will be releasing their eighth studio album, The Light In You, on September 18 via Bella Union/ Pias. Their first album, Yerself is Steam, was released in 1991. You'll also hear new tunes from The Ghost Ease, The Mynabirds, Gardens & Villa, The Domestics and more! Lottie@btrtoday.com
90-minutes of music here on BTR this Tuesday. Enjoy the tunes and good times alongside DJ Emily!
Time to check out some of the top artists and albums on BreakThru Radio currently. Let's count them down!
The Thursday Mix for August 6, 2015. Today I'll be playing some of my favorite tunes from the first half of 2015. If you listen to my show, you might know what to expect, if not, buckle up, put on a helmet, some knee, elbow and wrist guards and let's do this! Lottie@btrtoday.com
The best of the best on BTR. Enjoy this Top 10 countdown with your host, DJ Emily!
Midweek on BTR features DJRePete spinning a music discovery mix comprised of beats from the likes of the Stoop Kids, a blues bloc by The Ghoul Goes West, and alt rock off the new album by Jaill. Plus, a seasonally apropos track by Dylan Fox And The Wave entitled Mid July, and bands + info on this weekend’s Gateway Festival in Saskatchewan. That’s your Wednesday start on BTR with DJRePete!
The Thursday Show for July 16, 2015 kicks off with FFS, which stands for Franz Ferdinand and Sparks. As the name implies, it's a supergroup consisting of members of - you guessed it - Franz Ferdinand and Sparks. Their debut, self- titled album is out now on Domino. You'll also hear new tracks from Find The Others, Froth, Tough Age and Hey Mother Death, a duo out of Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Get the best of the best music currently on rotation here on BTR, all in one dose. This is the BTR Top 10 Countdown!
The Thursday Mix for July 9th kicks off with a brand new song from The Mynabirds forth coming album, Lovers Know. It will be available via Saddle Creek on August 7th. You'll also hear new songs by Son Lux, Tough Age, Ancient Warfare and Kissing Cousins. Email me at Lottie@btrtoday.com.
The Thursday show for the very first Thursday in July marks the second half of 2015 Today I'll be playing some of my favorite artists and songs from the first half of the year. You'll hear from Michael Rault, Mikal Cronin, Waxahatchee, Patrick Watson, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and more! You'll also hear new tracks by Son Lux, Calvin Love and Cayucas!
Sundays with DJ Drew and good new tunes from Teen Daze, Wye Oak, Kissing Cousins and Cayucas
Today we have a very special show because all the music is entirely new!!! It’s that time of the year when everyone’s on tour, and everyone’s got new music that’s coming out. We’re pretty much rolling in riches. We’ve got new tracks from everyone to No Joy to Teen Daze to Cayucas. Plus, it’s Fan Week here at BTR, so maybe you can find a brand new band to be a brand new fan of! We’re musical matchmakers here at BTR.
Mixed bag this week, but as always, we've got plenty of great ROCK music to get you through the weekend. New tunes from Damaged Bug, No Joy, FFS, plus hits from Purling Hiss, King Tuff, and more! It's GREAT!

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