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Elena Childers
This week all the brand spanking new songs I'll be playing for you unintentionally comprised a lovesick/breakup playlist. So you're welcome.
BTRtoday explores performance art culture and speaks to concertgoers who enjoy a good show with some classic BDSM, fog, and who knows what else!
Meet Shadow Band--the dark & mysterious group that everyone was looking for. They've got some edge, some sweetness, and some eeriness. Check 'em out!
Meet Shadow Band--the dark and mysterious group that everyone is looking for. They've got some edge, some sweetness, and some eeriness.
Otis Mountain Get Down is a three day music festival in the Adirondack Mountains that features up-and-coming bands of all sorts!
A wild night filled with chaotic punk rock and sultry sax—-shit got weird in the best way possible!
This week we've got (of course) new hot of the press tracks, BUT we've also (like, also of course) have songs for you that haven't even been release yet!
Siervas, which means “the servants,” is a group of nuns in Peru who have started a rock band to preach the gospel. BTRtoday investigates.
Cool down and rev up to the sound of Calvin Love—a Canadian bringing all the loveliness & coldness to his music.
Cool down and rev up to the sound of Calvin Love—a Canadian bringing the perfect blend of loveliness and coldness.
Some of NYC’s best acts played one last show before they hit the road for Texas—hear about the crazy antics here!
This week you get a real treat, because I'm not only featuring newly released/ soon-to-be released tracks, I also provide you guys with a pretty significant feminist rant! You are very welcome.
In “High Fidelity” the characters question what came first, the music or the misery? We talk to indie writer Laura Roberts, author of "Everything I Need To Know About Love I Learned From Pop Songs" to find out!
Let's get weird with Weird Omen--a dark & mysterious French band that sings rock'n'roll explosions!
Let's get weird with Weird Omen--a dark and mysterious French band that sings explosive rock 'n' roll.
This week, we welcome a very special guest: BTRtoday’s very own Elena Childers! Elena produces New Vibrations, writes Nightshift Sounds, and writes and produces The Music Meetup (both a podcast and a column). Listen along to see if she lives up to her rep as a “cool girl” and to hear whether we “win the episode” or not. Spoiler alert: she does and we do! Note: Weird Omen, heard in this episode, will also be featured in the Music Meetup podcast/column, this coming week, so make sure to check back for that!
The Molochs are a band that hits everyone in the right spots. Their music has everything you could want—a little darkness, a little love, and a lot of catchiness.
Featuring only the hippest/ hot-off-the-press tracks. This week we've got some real goodies for ya! Diet Cig, Weird Omen, Strange Lots, and so much more!
What is responsible for the death of so many musicians over the years? It’s not deranged fans or loss of the limelight, it’s heroin. BTRtoday explores this epidemic.
This week we listen to the new album "Bloodshot Tokyo" by The Dig and chat with bassist/vocalist, Emile Mosseri—-you’ll dig The Dig!
This week we listen to the new album "Bloodshot Tokyo" by The Dig, and chat with bassist/vocalist, Emile Mosseri—you’ll dig The Dig!
A night when all of the domesticated punks howled at the lights of the stage and to the sweat of the moshers and transformed into punk rockers once again!
This week's playlist will take you on an emotional rollercoaster from rock'n'roll chaos, to slow and sultry heartbreak. So, like always, sit back, relax, and turn up the volume!
Riot Grrrl culture not only created a door for women into punk rock, but also into anarchy and political rebellion. BTRtoday researches the rise of this culture and where it stands today.

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