Artist of the Week: Death Valley Girls

Premiere DateNov 7, 2020
Categories Indie Music
00:00 Emily (Steven's Snowman by M. Ward)
01:44 i want you so bad it hurts Field Medic
04:38 Doublin' Down Okey Dokey
08:02 Things Could Get Much Worse Jeremy Ivey
11:21 Boomer Bartees Strange
14:38 Kiss Me Drew Citron
17:40 Emily
18:41 Wasted Tomberlin
20:47 Sinking Ships Born Ruffians
23:08 Mountain Song Laura Jane Grace
26:06 A Stone is a Stone Helena Deland
29:51 Emily
31:34 The Universe Death Valley Girls
35:29 Finish

Death Valley Girls take the top spot on this week’s BTR Top 10! Our hosts are spinning their album, Under The Spell of Joy the most this week! The album is out now on Suicide Squeeze.

Debuting on the countdown this week: Helena Deland, Tomberlin, Drew Citron, Jeremy Ivey, Okey Dokey, Field Medic.

Here’s the full list:

1. DEATH VALLEY GIRLS, Under the Spell of Joy (Suicide Squeeze)
2. HELENA DELAND, Someone New (Luminelle)
3. LAURA JANE GRACE, Stay Alive (Polyvinyl Records)
4. BORN RUFFIANS, Squeeze (Yep Roc)
5. TOMBERLIN, Projections [EP] (Saddle Creek)
6. DREW CITRON, Free Now (Park The Van)
7. BARTEES STRANGE, Live Forever (Memory Music)
8. JEREMY IVEY, Waiting Out The Storm (ANTI-)
9. OKEY DOKEY, Once Upon One Time (Park The Van)
10. FIELD MEDIC, Floral Prince (Run For Cover)

As a kid, Emily Smith could often be found in her bedroom recording radio shows. She obsessively recorded songs off the radio onto cassettes and mixed them together on a dual player. She was in love with…