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A very jammy New Years Eve playlist, featuring Flow Tribe, RAQ and The Bridge. Tune in for last minute NYE plans in Denver and Boston.
Your all-female music mix on BTR! Ladies Skate Only is ready to go this Sunday!
Today we continue our favorites of the year with tracks from Fred Thomas, La Misma, Ava Luna, Shawn Wasabi, Yowler, and Twerps!
Celebrating Jam Session’s 9th’s anniversary this week! Special guests on today’s episode including Keaton Simons as well as Mike Dion of Daemon Chili, both here to share new music exclusively with us!
Alt-country tunes will complete your Sunday.
Today marks the first of 3 Digests in which DJ Patrick K and Matt your other host talk about and play their favorite songs of the year
Pleased to welcome Toronto based funk/soul powerhouse After Funk to the Jam Session family today! Their new album Til The Sun Comes Up is out now, and we’ve got a 3-track spotlight on it.
Time for the ladies to take the stage! Enjoy this all-female music mix on BTR today. It comes complete with an artist spotlight on Joanna Newsom.
This week, DJ Patrick K and Matt My Other Host take to the World Wide Web to discuss new songs from ewonee, Shawn Wasabi, uhlife, Julien Baker, Prince Rama, and Oneohtrix Point Never!
Spotlight on Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
Lotus has announced the first dates of their 2016 tour, and Perpetual Groove released their official video for ”Paper Dolls”
Today DJ Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs from Deantoni Parks, White Isles, Free, Kozilek, Kelley Stoltz, Aesop Rock and Homeboy Sandman
Special feature on Umphrey’s McGee, plus Primus recently released the official animated video for ”Candy Man” off of the LP Primus & The Chocolate Factory
Your all-female music mix on BTR! Enjoy this hour of tunes with your host, DJ Emily!
In honor of Thanksgiving, the Music Digest crew has assembled a loving table of wonderful, vaguely food-themed music... Eat up!
Best thing about jam bands these days is the diversity of sound! Tunes this week from Gangstagrass, Portugal. The Man,Conspirator and more. Plus, info on next year’s Hangout Music Fest.
The Alt-Country Hour is packed full of great tunes for your Sunday!
Today DJ Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs Jesus Jim, Toby Fox, milo, Jens Lekman, Invisible Circle and Igloo
Special 3-track spotlight on the new live String Cheese Incident album, “Rhythm of the Road, Vol 2.” Catch the band at their 3-night New Years Eve run in Colorado!
Time for the ladies to shine! Enjoy this all-female music mix on BTR!
This week, DJs Matt and Pat take an in-depth look at Joanna Newsom's excellent new album Divers. 00:00 Mic Break 09:18 Sapokanikan - Joanna Newsom 14:23 Mic Break 34:04 The Things I Say - Joanna Newsom 36:39 Mic Break 47:48 A Pin-Light Bent - Joanna Newsom 52:03 Mic Break 70:40 Time, As A Symptom - Joanna Newsom 76:08 Finish Joanna Newsom - Divers (Drag City, 2015)
Spotlight on the City for the month of November features Frederick, Maryland.
Special 3-track spotlight on the new Lettuce album, “Crush,” which came out last Friday. Catch them on tour now!
Today DJ Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs from Honey_ear, The Dictaphone, Tree + Thelonious Martin, Martin Courtney, Olafur Arnalds + Nils Frahm and Uranium Club
Special 3-track spotlight on the new Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey album, “The Battle For Earth.” Plus, touring news from Chris Robinson Brotherhood and Widespread Panic.
Your all-female music mix on BTR, Ladies Skate Only is ready to go!
This week's episode is a VERY spooky one, indeed! We pick out spooky halloween hopefuls from such esteemed groups as Wolfmen of Mars, Hyena Motorcade, FNU Clone, Red Synth, Coneheads, and Moonmen. 00:00 Mic Break 04:44 The Village Idiot - Wolfmen of Mars 07:54 Mic Break 13:38 All Alone - Hyena Motorcade (John Ashton Remix) 17:22 Mic Break 22:39 Ghost Baby, Ghost - FNU Clone 25:48 Mic Break 29:53 Curse - Red Synth 32:44 Mic Break 39:36 Hack Hack Hack Variation 2 - Coneheads 41:10 Mic Break 45:35 Monster Bash - Moonmen 47:40 Mic Break 57:39 Hippy Witch - Nobunny 58:33 Finish Wolfmen of Mars - THE WITCH, THE GOAT & THE MALEVOLENT SPIRIT For the Bats Volume II FNU Clone - Ghost Baby, Ghost Red Synth - Curse Coneheads - LP1 Moonmen - Earth Monsters v. the People
Welcoming Craig Greenberg to the Jam Session family this week! His new album “The Grand Loss & Legacy” is out now. Also, tunes and touring news from STS9 and Widespread Panic.
Time for some alt-country goodness this Sunday on BTR!
On this week's show, the gang examines new songs from Gnoomes, Odd Hope, Tall Black Guy & Danced Til Midnight, Beating Chain, Illa J, and Merchandise!
Special 30-minute, 5-song spotlight on Rob Drabkin’s new album, “Live Vol. II,” released last Friday! Plus, recording and touring news from The String Cheese Incident.
Talented ladies take the stage every other Sunday here on BTR! Enjoy this all female music mix, with your host DJ Emily.
DJ Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs from Sleep Thieves, Hypoluxo, Ice Hockey, Dr. Bone and Raye Zaragoza
Spotlight on the City. San Antonio, Texas. October 13, 2015.
Tunes from the new ALO album, plus a sneak peek at next week’s 5-track spotlight on the new Rob Drabkin live album.
CMJ is on the way! This week, the Digest Gang chooses six random bands from the OFFICIAL 2015 CMJ lineup. Then they talk about them!
Straight up dance party on today’s episode! Featuring funk tunes from Earphunk, Ron Littlejohn & The Funk Embassy and Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band, and jamtronica from Lotus and more.
Every other week BTR features some of the most talented female musicians around. Enjoy this edition of Ladies Skate Only, your all female music mix on BTR, hosted by DJ Emily.
Today DJ Patrick K and Matt your other Host react to songs from Steve Hauschildt, Sediment Club, Chester Watson, The World Is A Beautiful Place And I Am No Longer Afraid To Die, Erick the Architect and Kaleidoscope
Shout out this week to Umphrey’s McGee, who’s constantly recording, touring and doing good things in the jam community. Tickets for their ”Reel To Real” benefit on January 1st for Conscious Alliance go on sale October 1st.
Get ready for some alt-country tunes on BTR this Sunday!
On today's thrilling edition, we do a run-down of great new songs from Telstar Drugs, Cavalier, Palehound, Shannon and the cCams, Joanna Newsom, and Naomi Shelton and the Gospel Queens!
Touring news this week from STS9 and Punch Brothers. Plus, Perpetual Groove is finally headed back in the studio to solidify their glorious reunion!
Your all-female music mix on BTR is ready to go this Sunday! Including an artist spotlight from Ariane Moffatt.
Today DJ Patrick K and Matt your other Host react to songs from Tommy McCook, Tommy Stinson, Andrei Eremin, Mild High Club, Swings and Life Stinks
Kicking off today’s episode with a song that reminds me of that giddy feeling before the first day of school - Surprise Me Mr. Davis’ “Sissyfuss.” Plus, news on killer music video from Rob Drabkin and Gov’t Mule’s Island Exodus.
Hello, Music Digest fans! This week's edition is a very special one indeed... DJ Patrick K and Matt, your other host, discuss some of their favorite album-opening tracks of ALL-TIME! It's a fascinating glimpse into the minds of a couple of true music maniacs!
For the month of September, Spotlight on the City will feature Richmond, Virginia. You'll hear from over 17 bands and artists, including The Hot Seats, The Moonbees, The Trillions, Lobo Marino and more!
The ultimate return from Burning Man playlist! 60 minutes of jams that compliment my adventures, either in song title, sonic vibe, or both. Favorites include “Burn Slow” from Chris Robinson Brotherhood and “When The Dust Settles” from STS9.
Your all female music mix is ready for you this Sunday on BTR!
Today DJ Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs from Myke Bogan, OBN IIIs, Panda Bear, ...free music, catt p and The Mantles
Touring news from some of our favorite jambands like Lotus and Giant Panda Guerrilla Dub Squad.We’re also talking JamCruise 14, and bringing the new Charlie Wheeler Trio album back by popular demand!
Serving up some of the best alt-country music around today on BTR!
Today is the day that DJ Patrick K and Matt take on tracks from Royal Headache, Timothy J. Elliott, Yo La Tengo, Pink Siifu, Darcy Clay, and GRNDMS!
Gearing up to head out to Burning Man this week! Complimentary playlist of inspiring and vibey jams including some from Matisyahu, Thievery Corporation and Roots of Creation.
Get your female music fix on this edition of Ladies Skate Only this Sunday! Featuring an artist spotlight on Briana Marela.
Today DJ Patrick K and Matt your other Host react in real time to songs from Deradoorian, W-X, Fake Tears, Briana Marela, Lavender Flu and Joanna Newsom
We’ve digging into all live jams today! Got dibs on a medley from Keaton Simon’s residency in Los Angeles at The Hotel Cafe, featuring Robin DiMaggio and Alex Al. Catch him again this Saturday!
This week, the Music Digest crew takes the opportunity to discuss recently released tracks from Alex G, Nozinja, Chelsea Wolfe, Nicholas Nicholas, Christian Fitness, and $3.33!
Spotlight on Boston, Massachusetts. August 1, 2015
Kicking off today’s episode with a track from the new ALO album “Tangle of Time,” out this fall. Also, we’re welcoming Charlie Wheeler Trio to the family with a spotlight on their new album “Rewind.”
Time for the ladies to take the stage. Get ready for your all female music mix on BreakThru Radio.
Today DJ Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs from Mr. Oizo, Ballroom, ThinLips, Toupee, Fly Anakin and Department Store Santas
We’re welcoming Blues Traveler to the Jam Session family today! Their new album, “Blow Up The Moon,” came out in April and marks the band’s 12th studio release. Catch them on tour now!
Some of the best independent alternative country artists have united to make this mix complete. Enjoy this Sunday's Alt-Country Hour on BTR!
This week's episode provides a fascinating look into new songs from Beach House, Kane West, Bobby Earth, fluidvolt, KAEB, and CCTV.
We’re welcoming The Orange Constant to the Jam Session family today! Their new album, “Time To Go,” was recorded, mixed and mastered by John Keane, who has worked extensively with Widespread Panic.
Some talented ladies are taking the stage for this all-female music mix on BTR!
Today Patrick K and Matt you other host react to songs from Protomartyr, Rsmg, Julia Holter, Philadelphia Collins, E.R. and Pinback
Diggin’ on fall touring news from our favorite jam bands like moe., Particle and RAQ! Plus, Hot Buttered Rum just launched a PledgeMusic campaign to fund their latest studio endeavor - three unique EPs produced by some high-class artists themselves.
Today DJ Patrick K and Matt your other host react in real time to chestnuts from CYNE, Os Mutantes, Intellekt and Dirty Digits, Super Furry Animals, IAMISEE and Minutemen
The July edition of Spotlight on the City will feature Liverpool, England. Liverpool is known as a music city as was named by the Guinness World Records as the World Capital City of Pop. Musicians from the city have had over 56 number one singles, more than any other place in the world. Liverpool is also known as the birthplace of The Beatles and the British Invasion. Today, I will be featuring bands and artists that are currently active in the city. You'll hear from Reid Anderson, Zombin and theSkeletones, Seattle Yacht Club, Double Echo and more!
We’re taking a trip down Lotus lane this week with five tracks spanning over 10 years of music! It starts off with their 2003 album Germination and ends with their 2014 album Gilded Age. Also, tunes from Matisyahu, Punch Brothers and Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band.
Time for the ladies to take the stage! This is your all-female music mix on BTR. Today's mix features an artist spotlight on Kissing Cousins!
This is a VERY special episode of the Music Digest! In celebration of BTR's 10th birthday, DJs Patrick K and Matt take a stroll down memory lane, alllll the way back to 2005, to comment on some of their favorite songs from that era.
Incredible weekend for us Dead heads! In honor of The Grateful Dead 50th Anniversary shows in Chicago, we’re kicking off today’s episode of Jam Session with Mickey Hart Band. Also, new tunes from Keller Williams, Slightly Stoopid and Chris Robinson Brotherhood.
Enjoy an hour of alt-country tunes today. DJ Emily's got a great set lined up this Sunday on BTR!
This week's episode is great! We talk about new and old songs from Swirlies, Main Attraktionz, Jens Lekman, Katie Dey, Wavves X Cloud Nothings, and Amara Toure!
The first 25 minutes of Jam Session today are devoted to Marco Benevento and his new live album, recorded at Signal Kitchen in Burlington, VT this past April. We’re also introducing New Hampshire soul band Mother Superior & The Sliding Royales and Australian Hammond organist Clayton Doley to the family!
Time for the gentleman to clear the floor and make room for the ladies. It's Ladies Skate Only on BTR and you will love this lineup of talented female musicians.
Today Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs from Damaged Bug, FFS, Son Lux, Soft Lions, Jim O'Rourke and Girl Band
Finally recovered from Bonnaroo, thanks to some reggae that’s on repeat at my house! Taking 30 minutes to share my reggae playlist featuring tracks from the new Slightly Stoopid album, plus Roots of Creation, Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad and more. The last 30 minutes of today’s Jam Session is all new music including Keller Williams and Charlie Hunter Trio.
On today's episode, we discuss an ecltectic crop of new tunes from Destruction Unit, Shannon and the Clams, Screature, Ta-ku, Yes Ma'am, and Hudson Mohawke.
I’m dirty, sweaty, exhausted and exhilarated - leaving Bonnaroo today! In honor of an amazing four days, this week’s Jam Session is devoted to some of the incredible artists I caught including STS9, Rubblebucket, Punch Brothers and Florence + The Machine. Share your Bonnaroo stories with me over on Twitter, I’m @redbootpr!
It's a special Sunday edition of Ladies Skate Only. Join your host, DJ Emily as you delve into an hour of tunes all featuring talented female musicians. This week's show has a special artist spotlight on Eternal Summers.
Today Matt and DJ Patrick K react in real time to songs from Winstons, Black Bug, Time Wharp, Paper Gates, Ras G and Yves
Spotlight On The City: Fayetteville, Arkansas
This week on Jam Session we’re welcoming Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad and Gramatik to the family! I’m also heading off to Bonnaroo this week to catch our favorites STS9 and Rubblebucket! If you’re going, let’s try to meet up - hit me up on Twitter, I’m @redbootpr.
Enjoy an hour of alternative country tunes this Sunday on BTR!
It's "Throwback Week" on BTR, and The Music Digest is celebrating by picking throwback-related songs to review! HEAR US talk about new songs from Destroyer and Yo La Tengo, plus old songs from Painel de Controle, Pan Ron, Tunng, and Assa'd Khoury! Ahh, sweet memories...
We’ve got a special episode of Jam Session this week featuring two handpicked 3-track spotlights on new albums! Chris Robinson Brotherhood’s limited edition live album out June 2nd, and Charlie Hunter Trio’s debut album out next week, June 9th.
Let's give the ladies the spotlight shall we?
Today DJ Patrick K and Matt your other Host react to songs from Lowercase Noises, The Flashbulb, Palmer Squares, Kognitif, Town Portal and Frog
Proud to welcome Elephant Revival and Strange Jazz Universe to the Jam Session family! Plus news of the new Warren Haynes solo studio album out in July.
It's another week of (mostly) random Bandcamp best-sellers on this week's show! We discuss new rock tracks from The Phoenix Foundation (NZ) and Martha (UK), funk and soul from The Slackers (NYC) and Saun and Starr (NYC), hip-hop from Future Rock (Germany), and classic French pop from Joanna (Belgium). It's a truly thrilling ride, so buckle up!
Enter to win an Umphrey’s McGee prize pack, including a copy of the new album “The London Session,” signed by the whole band! Just head over to Twitter and tweet with #BTRJamSession - winner chosen Friday.
Your all-female music mix on BTR!
Today Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs from Pill, Piano Movers, Radicalfashion, Shawn Wasabi, Ordstro and Turnover
Spotlight on Oakland, CA. May 12, 2015. Lottie@btrtoday.com
Introducing Gangstagrass to the Jam Session family with tracks from their new album, “American Music.” Plus, a spotlight on newbie Science!, out of Seattle.
Enjoy the alt-country tunes spinning on BTR today!
This week on the Music Digest, we dive into the Bandcamp charts and play songs from some of their top-selling records. We feature tracks from INGA, Unruly Rock, Slum of Legs, Lama LA, Cecily, and Superheaven. It's a lot of fun.
Kicking things off with new Keller Williams - his 20th album “Vape” is out now. Also introducing Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band to the Jam Session family!
Just a bunch of talented females on today's mix.
Today Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs from lee (asano+ryuhei), Laure Briard, Um Are, Institute, Oddisee and Black Time
Introducing some new artists to the fam, including Back On The Train, The Grove Orient, and Pigeon Town. Plus tracks from the new Umphrey’s McGee album “The London Sessions.”
TODAY on the Music Digest, we resume normal programming with new hits from Ava Luna, Sheer Mag, Nicholas Nicholas, Home Blitz, Knxwledge, and Scott Deadelus.
Happy holidaze! Celebrating with appropriately titled tunes from artists like Slightly Stoopid, Galactic, and Orgone. Check out the newest edition of my Flying Solo column with Greensky Bluegrass, now on Relix.com
Talented ladies are taking the stage today on BTR!
Today Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs from Saturday Looks Good To Me, Taleb Kweli and Bahamadia with the Beat Junkies, Akron/Family, Rabbit In The Moon, Times New Viking and Squarepusher
Spotlight on Santa Fe, New Mexico. Lottie@btrtoday.com
This week we’ve tracks form the new Umphrey’s McGee album “London Session,” plus a brand new live version of Rob Drabkin’s “Little Steps,” heard exclusively on Jam Session, AND we’re introducing Orlando’s The Groove Orient with a 3-track spotlight. Head over to DJ Laura’s Twitter (@redbootpr) to find out how to enter to win two of The Groove Orient’s CDs!
An hour of Alt-country music for your Sunday.
Today on the 'Gest, the crew goes deep into their musical pasts to discuss some old favorites. It's a real trip down memory lane, and at times a tear-jerker! Hope you brought your hanky!
Breaking up this week’s episode with an instrumental set featuring Kneebody, DRKWAV and Arjun. Then diving into a straight up dance party with artists like The Motet and Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe.
Some talented females are taking the stage today on BTR!
Today Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs from Takeshi Terauchi and the Bunnys, Lee "Scratch" Perry and The Upsetters, Winston Riley, Getatchew Mekurya, Pov Vannary and Nils Frahm
This week is all about All Good Festival! Every artist featured on today’s episode will be playing on Berry Hill Farm in Summit Point, West Virginia July 9-11, 2015.
This week, your favorite hosts, DJs Patrick K and Matt, speak about music from EZTV, Okay Kaya, The Districts, Ultimate Painting, Boyhood, and CJ Fly.
This week is all about Wakarusa! Every artist featured on today’s episode will be playing on Mulberry Mountain in Ozark, Arkansas June 4-7, 2015.
Shining the spotlight on some talented female artists.
Today Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs from Simon Joyner, Et Aliae, Laser Background, Leon Bridges, Dogs Only and Wand
Mickey Hart is going to be busy this summer with the Fare Thee Well shows plus SuperJam at Bonnaroo! Also this week, news of North Mississippi Allstars project with Anders Osborne.
Get ready for an hour of fantastic alt-country tunes on BTR!
100 episodes, can you believe it?! I can't, but the Music Digest Crew plays it real cool, discussing songs from Sheer Mag, Petite Noir, Sufjan Stevens, Zula/Annex, The Prefab Messiahs, and Liars.
Spotlight on Austin, Texas. March 10, 2015.
Very excited and honored to welcome Jon Petronzio’s new solo project, Road Man, to the Jam Session family! He’s sandwiched in nicely among guys like Rob Drabkin, Marco Benevento and Roots of Creation.
Talented female musicians are packed into this mix. Including an artist spotlight on Eula.
DJ Patrick K and Matt your other host react to songs from Fred Thomas, of Montreal, Young Guv, Mope Grooves, Childbirth and Cristoph El' Truento
Live from Nashville — on tour right now with Keaton Simons! Plus news and artists this week from The Peach Music Festival and Lock’n Festival.
This week on the Music Digest: Pops Staples, WEED, Palberta, Kane West, Ruth Garbus, and Bruising!
Closing out February with all things DelFest 2015, the annual bluegrass festival happening Memorial Day weekend in Cumberland, MD. Tunes and touring news from Keller Williams, Leftover Salmon, Railroad Earth and more.
Enjoy some of the most talented ladies around!
Today Patrick K and Matt your other Host react to songs from Grooms, Michael O, WMD, Moon Men, Krill and Le Volume Courbe
Album and touring news from Ryan Montbleau and The New Deal. Plus, rumors of a Perpetual Groove hiatus break, and new tunes from Arjun and Primus
An hour of alternative country tunes on BTR!
Today Patrick K and Matt react to songs from Royhka ja Ratto ja Lehtisalo, Lower Dens, Chrome Cranks, $3.33, Jake Rollins, & Jamaican Queens. It's sick.
Spotlight on Missoula, Montana. February 10, 2015. Lottie@btrtoday.com
Back on Jam Session by popular demand this week, a bunch of newbies like Moon Hooch, Desmond Jones, DRKWAV, Primus and Arjun. Catch The Motet and moe. at the 6th annual AURA Music & Arts Festival in March.
Talented ladies for your Sunday on BTR!
Today Patrick K and Matt react to songs from Jessica Pratt, Dead Cat, user48736353001, John Andrews and the Yawns, XHOSA and Sleep For Days
We’ve got the debut album from DRKWVE, the new project from Skerik, John Medeski and Adam Deitch, which comes out February 24th. Plus, new tunes from Arjun, Zenobia, Primus and Moon Hooch.
This week's episode is a heavy one. Tracks from Bae Bro, Lightning Bug, Prince Harvey, Fred Thomas, Jib Kidder, & Summer Saints. It's good. Tune in.
Special 3-track feature on the new Primus album, “Primus & the Chocolate Factory with the Fungi Ensemble.” Plus, tons of new artists to introduce to the Jam Session family including Moon Hooch, Desmond Jones, and Karl W. Davis & The Sweetpeas.
Talented ladies fill this mix on BTR. This mix includes a special artist spotlight on Lena Fayre.
Today Patrick K and Matt react to songs from Belle and Sebastian, Weird Inside, The Mountain Goats, vhvl, Sleater-Kinney and AJ Davila and Terror Amor
Introducing New England’s Ross Livermore Band to the Jam Session family. Plus, info on Lotus’ tour, Hang Out Music Festival, and the new drummer for Chris Robinson Brotherhood.
Your Sunday isn't complete without some Alt-Country tunes on BTR!
Wowee, this week's show is a real winner! We react to new songs from Twerps, Okay Kaya, Waxahatchee, Klaus Layer, Julian Cubillos, and Elvis Depressedly.
Spotlight on Fort Worth, TX. Lottie@btrtoday.com. January 13, 2015.
30 minutes of Gov’t Mule, who just added more dates to their tour with John Scofield. Plus, new tunes from Dangermuffin and Chris Robinson Brotherhood.
Some talented females are packed into this Sunday mix on BTR!
Today Patrick K and Matt react in real time to songs from Pelican Movement, Rare Attitude, Tree + Crack, Cadet, Advanced Boi and Connections
Laura Goldfarb, Jam Session, jambands, jam bands, festivals, Mountain Jam, Gov’t Mule, moe., The Disco Biscuits, Chris Robinson Brotherhood
No music today! Patrick K and Matt spend the hour talking about the highest rated albums (according to Metacritic) of 2014

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