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Greek-born, NYC-based musician Petros Klampanis closes out the year with a musical firework on an all new episode of The…
We wrap up our special year end holiday broadcasts today with music from Faith Healer, Thelma & The Sleaze, Ghost Funk…
Jessica Jalbert is a Canadian musician based in Edmonton, Alberta, and the driving force behind Faith Healer. From…
The top performances by musicians visiting BTRtoday.
Laetitia Tamko is the Brooklyn-based musician behind the much buzzed about project, Vagabon. With an adept skill for…
We're continuing our special year end holiday broadcast with music from Amy 0, Fred Thomas, Vagabon, Idgy Dean, and…
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Amy Oelsner is a songwriter currently based in Bloomington, Indiana. With her band, and under the name Amy O, she has…
Today's special holiday broadcast includes music from Walter Martin, Roselit Bone, Sweet Crude, Re-Tros, and denitia &…
Re-TROS (Rebuilding the Rights of Statues) is a trio based out of Beijing, China. With lead singer/guitarist Hua Dong…
Ten of the most wild & crazy nights of 2017.
Roselit Bone is the 9-piece gang of cowboys spreading the dark visions of Joshua McCaslin, based out of Portland,…
Lilah Larson is one-third of the band Sons Of An Illustrious Father, who visited BTR Live Studio in 2016 for an…
Today we're kicking off our special year end holiday broadcasts with a trip down memory lane to memorable sessions from…
De’Wayne Jackson grew up in Spring, Texas, before finding his way to Los Angeles. There, he crafted a unique blend of…
The Ghost of Paul Revere has been making major waves across New England with their homegrown brand of holler-folk.…
The Ghost of Paul Revere has been making major waves across New England with their homegrown brand of holler-folk.…
Underground shows to avoid the swarm of amateurs drinking in Times Square.
Becca Mancari is a songwriter with an honest heart who has found her musical footing in the American south --…
Becca Mancari is a songwriter with an honest heart who has found her musical footing in the American south --…
Mimicking Birds is a band from Portland, Oregon, who plays dreamy sounding pop tunes. We met up with them at the Work…
Pinact is a Scottish trio offering a sort of gentle pop pummeling thar features rock music with big hooks, fuzzy…
Pinact is a Scottish trio offering a sort of gentle pop pummeling thar features rock music with big hooks, fuzzy…
SondorBlue is a super tight pop band from Charleston, South Carolina, which they endearingly refer to as…
SondorBlue is a super tight pop band from Charleston, South Carolina, which they endearingly refer to as…
Seth Applebaum (also of Brooklyn psych-surf freaks, The Mad Doctors) is apparently pretty prolific when it comes to…
Check out a fantastic live set from Toronto by the Teri Parker Quartet featuring Teri Parker, Allison Au, Mark Godfrey…
Lina Tullgren is a musician operating out of the mystical north of New England, somewhere in the wilds of…
Keeping up with the accusations against men in the music industry is as depressing as it is confusing.
Seattle songwriter Erik Walters employs a delicate balance of blue collar everyman rock, country/roots ramble, and…
Today we're taking a trip down memory lane to kick off the first of our 2017 holiday broadcasts! On today's broadcast…
Charly Bliss is one of those bands that immediately brings to mind a slew of favorites, especially for those of us who…
The perfect lineup to convey the badass soul of the Brooklyn music scene assembled in Bushwick.
Jane Weaver is a musician from Liverpool, England. While she is certainly no stranger to collaboration - running a…
Jane Weaver is a musician from Liverpool, England. As someone who runs a record label and plays in several groups, she…
Gabrielle Marlena is a folk singer who has moved from Connecticut to Montreal to Brooklyn. Her sound and songs,…
KRISTEEN YOUNG is a musical force of nature, drawing on punk, riot grrrl, cabaret, and all sorts of pop to craft her…
KRISTEEN YOUNG is a musical force of nature, drawing on punk, riot grrrl, and rock to craft her own unique and dramatic…
Cherry Glazerr, Thick and Dances had the room bursting with energy and excitement. Not bad for a Sunday night.
Hailing from the rich cultural breeding ground of Philadelphia, Joy Again is a quintet right at that vital point in…
Hailing from the rich cultural breeding ground of Philadelphia, Joy Again is a quintet right at that vital point in…
LuxDeluxe released 'Let’s Do Lunch' this past summer--heavily influenced by NRQB, they also experimented w/ the…
 Terra Lightfoot is a Canadian roots/rock musician with the kind of powerful, bluesy voice that knocks you off your…
Terra Lightfoot is a Canadian roots/rock musician with the kind of powerful, bluesy voice that knocks you off your feet.…
It takes a serious sense of self-assuredness for a band from Seattle to put out an that shares the name of the city’s…
It takes a serious self-assuredness for a band from Seattle to put out an album that shares the name of the city’s…
No mouth-breathers allowed! Songs picked from both seasons, plus songs they should've included.
Dan Croll is a Liverpool-based musician with a knack for super hooky pop songs. He stopped by Serious Business Music in…
Misha Piatigorksy is the star of today’s episode, recorded live at Zinc Bar in New York, NY on June 23rd and 24th,…
Fufanu is a rock band from Iceland, whose beat-heavy sound reveals their techno inspiration, as well as their past as…
Fufanu is a rock band from Iceland, whose beat-heavy sound reveals their techno inspiration, as well as their past as…
A Halloween nightmare from 'Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives' that I never want to forget.
With local Palestinian artists being arrested and banned from traveling, international rock stars are urging their peers…
Jessica Jalbert is a Canadian musician based in Edmonton, Alberta, and the driving force behind Faith Healer. From…
Jessica Jalbert is a Canadian musician based in Edmonton, Alberta, and the driving force behind Faith Healer. From…
Phoebe Bridgers is a talented young songwriter with an acutely mature voice and style. It’s no surprise that she…
Zuli was last seen on BTRtoday in a BTR Hear & There session filmed in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Now, they return with an even…
This Halloween season, you don’t want to miss these spook-tacular events.
Zuli was last seen on BTRtoday in a BTR Hear & There session filmed in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Now, they return with an even…
Rest in peace to one of the world's first rock 'n' rollers, Fats Domino.
Brooklyn songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and all-around talented and versatile performer Caitlin Frame heads up the…
Brooklyn songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and all-around talented and versatile performer Caitlin Frame heads up the…
All Our Exes Live in Texas is the collaboration of four of the best singer-songwriters from Sydney, Australia -- Elana…
Brooklyn trio Sloppy Heads have emerged from the secret lair where they’ve crafted their first full on, totally real,…
Brooklyn trio Sloppy Heads have emerged from the secret lair where they crafted their first full on, totally real,…
Elizabeth and the Catapult is New York musician Elizabeth Ziman, a critically acclaimed and incredibly talented…
Elizabeth and the Catapult is New York musician Elizabeth Ziman, a critically acclaimed and incredibly talented…
Big Bliss is a Brooklyn band formed in 2015 by brothers Cory (drums) and Tim (vocals, guitar) Race, along with bassist…
Big Bliss is a Brooklyn band formed in 2015 by brothers Cory (drums) and Tim (vocals, guitar) Race, along with bassist…
A pop punk interview perfect for those w/ short attention spans or are maybe a little too high--meet The Dirty Nil.
The Black Lips, Diet Choke and The Nude Party set off an explosion of dirty energy.
Hyukoh is a juggernaut of the Korean indie rock world. Taking on K-Pop and proving that rock n’ roll and other…
HYUKOH are juggernauts of the Korean indie rock world. Taking on K-Pop and proving that rock n’ roll and other…
Normally we’d write some sort of semi-thoughtful description of the band here, but in this case we’ll let their…
The Jazz Hole Live with Linus presents a burning set by Nick Finzer, recorded live at the world-famous Smalls Jazz Club…
Dan Croll is a Liverpool-based musician with a knack for super hooky pop songs. He stopped by Serious Business Music in…
Dan Croll is a Liverpool-based musician with a knack for super catchy, hooky pop songs. He stopped by Serious Business…
Siv Jakobsen is a Norwegian indie-folk musician with a powerful, haunting voice. She stopped by Serious Business Music…
Siv Jakobsen is a Norwegian indie-folk musician with a powerful, haunting voice. She stopped by Serious Business Music…
In their own words, The Appleseed Collective is a "string-swing" band. They don't quite fit into any specific genre,…
The Yeah Yeah Yeahs are amazing—but this new song is more like No No No.
Seth Applebaum (also of Brooklyn psych-surf freaks, The Mad Doctors) is apparently pretty prolific when it comes to…
Seth Applebaum (also of Brooklyn psych-surf freaks, The Mad Doctors) is apparently pretty prolific when it comes to…
gobbinjr (lowercase, despite what autocorrect will tell you) is the musical project of Madison,…
gobbinjr (lowercase, despite what autocorrect will tell you) is the musical project of Madison,…
Chicago trio Dream Version -- Eric Brummitt, Alec Jensen, and Michael Kunik -- have been perfecting their poppy,…
A Giant Dog's music comes from an emotional raw place, which makes it better than therapy.
Mosquitos first gained notoriety for their Bossa Nova/indie pop hit “Boombox” in the 2000s. After spending a decade…
Mosquitos - in this case in acoustic duo form of Brazilian singer Juju Stulbach and singer/multi-instrumentalist Chris…
Suzanne Santo is best known as the singer from Los Angeles-based Americana band, honeyhoney. Here, she steps out on her…
Suzanne Santo is best known as the singer from LA-based Americana band, honeyhoney. Here, she steps out on her own with…
You can’t just leave Otis Mountain Get Down without lasting memories--or at least a stick-and-poke tattoo...
  Yoke Lore is the new musical outlet for Adrian ​Galvin, previously of Yellerkin​ and Walk the Moon​.…
Yoke Lore is the new musical outlet for Adrian ​Galvin, previously of Yellerkin​ and Walk the Moon​. Galvin crafts…
Today’s set on The Jazz Hole Live with Linus is by Andrew Schiller and was recorded at Twins Jazz in Washington, D.C.
You don’t truly know what an all night party is until you’ve gone to Meltasia.
Domino Kirke has returned. Her music career began early when she was “discovered” at just 17 and over the years…
Normally we’d write some sort of semi-thoughtful description of the band here, but in this case we’ll let their…
Normally we’d write some sort of semi-thoughtful description of the band here, but in this case we’ll let their…
The best cure for seasickness is booze, confetti and live rock ‘n’ roll--this is High Waisted At Sea 4: Rock 'N'…
Native Harrow is Devin Tuel, accompanied by her musical partner and conspirator, composer/multi-instrumentalist Stephen…
Native Harrow is Devin Tuel - accompanied by her musical partner and conspirator, composer/multi-instrumentalist Stephen…
Amy Oelsner is a songwriter currently based in Bloomington, Indiana. With her band, and under the name Amy O, she has…
Amy Oelsner is a songwriter currently based in Bloomington, Indiana. With her band, and under the name Amy O, she has…
David Nance is a classic rocker. We don’t mean that he plays classic rock, but he DOES rock in the way that most bands…
David Nance is a classic rocker. We don’t mean that he plays classic rock, but that he embodies it with a long haired,…
Henry Jamison is a songwriter currently based in Vermont, though we first got to know his hauntingly poetic style…
Bonelang is the Chicago-based duo of Matt Bones and Samy.Language. Backed by talented jazz musicians and drawing on the…
Take a peek into the Pandora’s box of rock ‘n’ roll with the Fat White Family zine by Alec Castillo & Sacha Lecca.
Bob Marley. Michael Jackson. Jason Mraz. We heard it all this weekend during our search for the most fun, funky and…
Trevor Sensor is a  23-year old songwriter from Sterling, Illinois. With a voice that reveals his clear musical lineage…
Wanderers through the watering holes of late night Kings County may have stumbled upon Evan Fricks, a Southern…
Wanderers through the watering holes of late night Kings County may have stumbled upon Evan Fricks, a Southern Gothic…
This party is like your birthday, plus New Year's Eve, plus your senior prom, plus your wedding all in one night.
Re-TROS (Rebuilding the Rights of Statues) are a Beijing, China-based trio. With lead singer/guitarist Hua Dong and his…
Re-TROS (Rebuilding the Rights of Statues) is a trio based out of Beijing, China. With lead singer/guitarist Hua Dong…
Idgy Dean is the live-loop-based solo musical endeavor of Brooklyn’s Lindsay Sanwald. Sanwald’s presence is…
Enjoy a recently recorded live set by the Ben Rosenblum Trio from The Kitano in NYC on today’s episode of The Jazz…
  Roselit Bone is the 9-piece gang of cowboys spreading the dark visions of Joshua McCaslin, based out of…
  Chicago trio Dream Version -- Eric Brummitt, Alec Jensen, and Michael Kunik -- have been perfecting their…
Ryan Adams fired shots at frenemies the Strokes and fans are wondering; can’t we all just get along?
Dinosaur Pile-Up is the UK-based grunge trio of Matt Bigland, Michael Sheils and Jim Cratchley. Though the sound…
Brian Hill is an ever-evolving work of art in progress. From a brief time in the modeling world to playing guitar in the…
I made a fashionably late entrance this year. I brought my sunscreen, sunglasses and wore my most summery outfit. But…
Thelma and the Sleaze is the hardest working band in Nashville! At least that’s what they say… and we’re inclined…
De’Wayne Jackson grew up in Spring, Texas, before finding his way to Los Angeles. There, he crafted a unique blend of…
De’Wayne Jackson grew up in Spring, Texas, before finding his way to Los Angeles. There, he crafted a unique blend…
LCD Soundsystem was meant to be an intimate project. But their reunion has offered nothing but huge exclusive shows with…
Saw Black is an Americana rock musician based in Richmond, Virgina. Relatively new to the music industry and having just…
Saw Black is an Americana rock musician based in Richmond, Virgina. Relatively new to the music industry and having just…
City scenesters escaped the concrete jungle for two nights of fun in Rockaway Beach.
  Grim Streaker is a musical force to be reckoned with. Full speed ahead, all systems go, with the power of a…
The Jazz Hole Live with Linus, this month with a set by Earprint recorded live at Riverwalk Café in Nahsua, NH
The Nude Party put on an epic music festival called 'Send It Week' before moving to NYC. These are the pictures from…
Alyse Vellturo is the heart and soul of this Brooklyn synth/guitar indie pop band. Catchy melodies, a bit of punkish pop…
A music festival that's the epitome of sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll.
Sara Savery is a Danish singer based in Brooklyn, known as a vocalist and instrumentalist from Blue Foundation, People…
Oak House is an indie/psych-rock trio from  Athens, Georgia -- or guitarist Gresham Cash, drummer Wes Gregory and…
Charly Bliss is one of those bands that immediately brings to mind a slew of favorites, especially for those of us who…
The Pittsburgh duo does dad rock right. Maybe we should call it dad punk?
Long gone are the sweaty and shirtless performances of Nick Cave. Hello to a transcendent experience hosted by a haunted…
Henry Jamison is a songwriter currently based in Vermont. Previously, we got to know his hauntingly poetic style through…
The Nashville-based brothers, bandmates, producers, and co-songwriters Michael Ford, Jr., and Ben Ford cut their teeth…
There’s no need to focus on how lady-centric these bands are, but you can't deny these gals kick ass.
From made up psychedelic ouija pop band to totally real - as in loud, fast, and sweaty real - band, this supergroup…
Matisyahu -- first known as a jam-loving, spiritually-influenced, and passionate singer -- has evolved over that past…
It was an educational night of punk rock by seeing three generations of the genre.
The festival showcased seven bands in just four hours, transporting audiences to places like Riga, Latvia with Carnival…
  Rachel Trachtenburg is back at it with a new band. We know her from the cute and quirky Supercute!, The…
Songwriter Walter Martin is known as a lyricist and multi-instrumentalist for the band The Walkmen - and before that,…
This month’s The Jazz Hole Live with Linus features a set by The Roxy Coss Quintet, recorded at Smalls Jazz Club in…
West Virginia songwriter William Matheny cut his teeth in the excellent band Southeast Engine before setting out on his…
Blank Range is a Nashville rock n’ roll band -- which could mean any of a million things, but in this particular case,…
Emel Mathlouthi is a Tunisian singer-songwriter who is known for her unique blend of traditional sounds and electronic…
Laetitia Tamko is the Brooklyn-based musician behind the much buzzed about project, Vagabon. With an adept skill for…
Gracie (Coates) and Rachel (Ruggles) are a remarkable new Brooklyn-based orchestral pop piano and violin duo with a…
Fraidycat is the Brooklyn-based trio of Andy Kinsey, Daniel de Juan, and Charlotte Kahn. They call their music “slop…
BTRtoday is giving you and a friend a chance to win two free tickets to Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester,…
Alexander F is the modern post-punk brainchild of Brooklyn musician Alex Toth, who is known for his work as a trumpet…
Lexie Roth grew up in upstate New York, surrounded by some huge musical figures connected to her guitarist father, Arlen…
Webster Hall put on a sinful evening of music blessed by the gods—plus a special appearance from Sean Lennon.
Party time on this month’s The Jazz Hole Live with Linus! Enjoy a set by The Achromatics, recorded at Lula Lounge in…
    Active Bird Community are a Brooklyn-based indie garage pop band who’ve been bubbling…
The Tablets are the Brooklyn-based duo of Liz Godoy and Brenden Beu.  Their story starts in Mexico, comes together in…
A too-cool-for-school kind of Friday night, brought to you by Flatbox Presents!
Imaginary Tricks reflects the mad, musical world of Queens-based Mike Visser (previously of the California band Frank…
We chat w/ NYC music pioneers Sharkmuffin, and, boy oh boy, do they have a killer record coming out May 5--check it out!
A lot has happened since last we caught up with Fred Thomas (in a backyard in Austin, TX). In the two years since then,…
The pioneer punk rockers from the '80s got back together for one chaotic weekend & released a re-mastered vinyl!
Nana Grizol is an indie folk band based in Athens, Georgia, fronted by Theo Hilton, and featuring a sort of who’s who…
Living Body is the latest project of Jeff T. Smith (previously of Juffage) - a Leeds-based musician originally from…
Cult Records & Alt Citizen get together to create Cult Citizen—an event featuring awesome artists you NEED to know…
Closeness is the new duo of Todd Fink (The Faint) and Orenda Fink (Azure Ray), who were married for a decade before…
Reneé Orshan, a.k.a. RÉN (pronounced rain), is a confident, feminine, indie goddess from New York. She has a stage…
Desert Mountain Tribe (or DMT? Coincidence? We think not!) is a groovy psychedelic rock band from London. Big guitars,…
Enjoy the Alex LoRe Quartet on this month’s episode of The Jazz Hole Live, recorded at the world-renowned Smalls Jazz…
"It wasn’t a punk scene like the rest of the world was having ,it was more of an explosion of creativity..."
  Over the past decade or so, the Los Angeles-based Blake Hazard has gone from playing on the streets of New…
This Brooklyn-based, ambient singer will blow you away!
These twin brothers bring the vibes of the West Coast and theatrical inspirations to their rock band, Little…
The Gift is an alternative rock band from Portugal who recently celebrated their second decade of music-making. On their…
A punk rock show to welcome home Brooklyn-natives Stuyedeyed from tour—lineup includes Retail, Thick, & Psymon Spine!
BTRtoday's music journalist is always going to shows—sometimes lit AF and sometimes sober as a doorknob. Here she…
Skout is Laura Valk and Connor Gladney -- a duo that have found the sweet spot between folk and pop that’s often…
Frontier Ruckus is the Detroit, Michigan-based foursome of Matthew Milia, David Jones, Zachary Nichols, and Anna Burch.…
On the government support of Canadian musicians, performing at SXSW, and origami spider art.
A total shit-show of a night that you should totally be extremely jealous of if you missed it.
BTRtoday explores performance art culture and speaks to concertgoers who enjoy a good show with some classic BDSM, fog,…
Brian Chillemi is a Brooklyn musician known for his garage rock work in the bands Junk Boys and Organs. CHILLEMI is his…
Meet Shadow Band--the dark and mysterious group that everyone is looking for. They've got some edge, some sweetness, and…
  Sweet Crude is an exciting, young six-piece from New Orleans, Louisiana. They’ve found a fascinating balance…
Otis Mountain Get Down is a three day music festival in the Adirondack Mountains that features up-and-coming bands of…
Molly Burch is an artist based in Austin, Texas, who grew up surrounded by art and music in Los Angeles. With a diverse…
  Lilah Larson is one-third of the band Sons Of An Illustrious Father, who recently visited BTR Live Studio for…
Fiona Silver is a New York City musician who embraces the famously gritty vibe of the downtown music scene, treading the…
  Rose Cousins is a Canadian songwriter and performer, born in Prince Edward Island and currently living in…
Gary Kelly’s One World Quartet recorded live at Daryl’s House Club in Pawling, NY on today’s episode of The Jazz…
Wyldlife are a supercharged 70’s-style punk rock ‘n roll gang from New York City. These guys are the total package -…
Auditorium is the musical project of Los Angeles-based Spencer Berger, who began his music career singing with The…
Like any good Jersey band, Springfield’s The Vaughns are inspired by bowling, fried food, and music. Their riffy,…
Brooklyn indie rock trio Holy Tunics have been making the scene for a minute now, and we think they’re on to something…
From Indian Lakes -- or Joey Vannucchi, who grew up near Indian Lakes, outside Yosemite National Park -- is a…
We’re going to let Darkwing describe themselves here: “Anti-hero Theme Music. Yin yang grunge. Music to promote…
Vinegar Mother is a progressive soul group begun in Connecticut and making moves in the NYC music scene.Comprised of…
Secret Crush is an extremely likeable Brooklyn rock band made up of Greg Timmes, Matt Billington, Nick Rogers, and John…
The Melissa Aldana Quintet recorded live at NYC’s Smalls Jazz Club on today’s episode of The Jazz Hole Live with…
Parlor Walls is the Brooklyn-based trio of Alyse Lamb, Chris Mulligan, and Kate Mohanty. Lamb and Mohanty honed their…
Roya is a Brooklyn-based band with a strong pedigree in the local and national scene, with members from notable acts…
Sam Kogon is a Brooklyn musician with an arsenal of vintage sounds and styles. His technicolor indie rock take on glam,…
Nelson, Humberto, Andrea, and Luis are Brooklyn-based band, Stuyedeyed. Full of brilliant, nervous energy, their music…
Solilians is a psychedelic drone pop band from Long Island, New York. Appropriately enough, their album is dedicated to…
Samuel Tyrone Cotton is a singer, songwriter, and guitarist from Louisville, Kentucky. Playing music since his early…
Emilyn Brodsky plays the ukulele with so much fire that you have to wonder why she doesn’t make the move to electric…
Ahead of the release of her new album, Brooklyn songwriter/autoharp enthusiast/artist Elizabeth Devlin returns for her…
denitia & sene. is the duo of Denitia Odigie and Bryan “sene” Marc. Since the Brooklyn band’s beginnings in 2012,…
denitia & sene. is the duo of Denitia Odigie and Bryan “sene” Marc. Since the Brooklyn band’s beginnings in…
Check out Dog Leg Dilemma, one of Toronto’s hippest bands, on today’s episode of The Jazz Hole Live with Linus
Very Fresh is the musical project of Cindy Lou Gooden, a versatile musician who floats around the familiar Ava Luna and…
Frances Cone is songwriter-keyboardist Christina Cone, along with Andrew Doherty, Alex Baron, and Adam Melchor. Their…
Vancouver songwriter and writer Dan Mangan returns to BTR Live Studio to share some of his latest music in this intimate…

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