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Blush is the solo project of Maura Lynch (formerly of Darlings) – her songs have a hazy, sweet melodic quality that’s super addictive, so expect to be left wanting much more after checking out the tunes. Lynch brought the band down to Serious Business Music in Brooklyn for this very special session. Blush (Digital Deluxe) is available now from Arrowhawk Records. Listen to the audio podcast for more music and interview.
Dub Trio are Brooklyn legends at this point, with over 20 years of collaboration under the band’s belt. It’s members – Stu Brooks, DP Holmes, and Joe Tomino – all have incredibly impressive…
John Knefel discusses how the last two years have seen a rise in aggressive protesting by workers in education, tech and media companies. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
Joanna Sternberg is an artist and musician from Manhattan, NY. With a background in jazz and tons of experience on a wide range of instruments, their own music uses folk composition to tell brutally…
Meg Myers is an L.A.-based pop songwriter originally from Tennessee, with a powerful voice and a totally intense vibe. Joined here for this intimate session by Josh Rheault on guitar, Meg delivers a…
Prateek Kuhad is an indie singer-songwriter from Jaipur, India with an impressively strong sense of melody, composition, and performance, paired with an incredibly delicate vocal touch that turns his…
Despite Barack Obama’s promise to shut down the Guantanamo Bay prison facility, John Knefel reminds us that many people are still being held without trials or convictions and there is no end in sight. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch. Music featured in the episode: “Awake” by Tycho
Camilo Medina and Javier Forero met as kids in Bogotá before reuniting in Miami, where they began their musical collaboration. In Chicago, the duo was joined by Guillermo Rodriguez and Pierce Codina…
Melbourne, Australia-based musician Alexander Biggs writes honest, smart songs with a warm and gentle style that we instantly fell for on first listen. He dropped by Serious Business Music in Brooklyn…
Despite her early reluctance to hold President Trump accountable for multiple offenses, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is now fully on board with impeachment. Molly and John Knefel are hosts of the…
Queen Of Jeans, the Philadelphia-based trio of Miri Devora, Mattie Glass & Patrick Wall, makes heartfelt, relatable, catchy, poppy/punky indie rock that is instantly likeable. The band dropped by…
Odetta Hartman is an NYC-born artist with an impossible-to-define style. Informed by the wildly diverse cultural and musical landscape she grew up around, her music blends sounds and techniques from…
We discuss new movies, ‘Marriage Story’ and ‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire.’ Plus a preview of Queen of Jeans’ upcoming BTR Live Studio session.
Arthur Moon is a project led by NY-based musician Lora-Faye Åshuvud, whose boundary-pushing performance and vocals style blends well with an experimental sort of electronic dance music to create a…
John Knefel discusses the most immediate threat facing our planet today, global warming, and some of the consequences should the United States and other countries choose not to alter their actions and…
Brooklyn musician Sean Cahill’s band The Next Great American Novelist has been a study in change. Nearly reaching its end when a meeting with Jason Cummings launched the current phase of the reinvigorated project, which blends dreamy, melodic indie rock with hints of sun-kissed pop in a way that feels somewhat more West Coast than Brooklyn in a super refreshing way. The band dropped by Serious Business Music in Brooklyn to brighten up the basement studio for this session. Careless Moon will be the sophomore album from The Next Great American Novelist. Listen to the audio podcast for more music and interview.
Shormey Adumuah resides in Chesapeake, Virginia, where she records her output as Shormey in her bedroom. Blending soul and disco into a fresh, groovy sort of psych pop, she aims to create music that…

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