BTR Sports with Sam and Kory is a new sports show focusing on more than just the results and Brett Favre. Each week we take an in-depth look at a topic from the world of sport from a broader, cultural angle. This week for Genre Week we take a look at the upcoming NHL and NBA seasons, get caught up on the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand and discuss the various forms or ‘genres’ of the game of football and what it can tell us about regional identities.
Scenes from the Occupy Wall Street protests.
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
The NHL will begin its regular season this week without its most recognizable star, Sidney Crosby.
The Spinto Band
The All Blacks, New Zealand’s national rugby team, performing the ‘Haka’, a traditional Maori war dance
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Aliah Sheffield is the singer/songwriter also known as Nikkie Aliah. Her song, “Earth is Ghetto,” recently went viral and she chatted with Nikkiesha about what led her to her viral moment, her musical inspirations, and what she hopes and plans to do next… oh, and tequila. This podcast is… | listen
Bartees Cox is a songwriter and producer who spent years playing in bands in Brooklyn before making the move to Washington, DC, where his solo project, Bartees Strange, took focus and grew - from an album of reinterpretations of The National’s music to his stunning full-length, genre-bending… | watch