Very, very excited to have DEATH on the show for the first time ever today! They're a black Detroit punk band from the 70s, who were shaping the Detroit sound with the MC5 before Iggy and the Stooges. So it's a real honor to play their music on the show today. And as always, make sure to follow BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Pinterest, Instagram, and SoundCloud.
It's the first Saturday in February and we all know what that means….it means…uh….Valentine's Day is soon? False! It means we have a show PACKED to the gills with great new music here on BTR! We've got brand new tracks from Xiu Xiu, Jeremy Messersmith, and Yasmine Hamdan, plus excellent stuff from favorites like Woods, Bibio, and Diane Coffee. And don't forget to follow BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Instagram, Pinterest, and Soundcloud.
Did you know that it's Planet Beet's 300th episode this week?!?! That's a huge landmark! I think this particular show is somewhere around 260, but it won't be too long before we hit that landmark, too! In August we'll have some exciting things coming up for our 5th Anniversary on BTR, but today we've got some great new tunes, which is just as exciting! And don't forget to check out BTR on Facebook and Twitter.
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