Artist of the Week: Helvetia

Premiere DateSep 5, 2020
Categories Indie Music
00:00 DJ Emily (Scorpio Rising by Soccer Mommy)
01:19 outro: The Journey Nyallah
04:42 Burlap String Courtney Marie Andrews
08:30 El Capitan Will Johnson
11:41 Dark Horse LA Witch
15:10 Nearly Lost My Mind Mariya May
17:51 DJ Emily
18:20 Hitman Jordana
20:54 Anne in Strange Furs Alex Izenberg
24:17 Nobody Dehd
27:00 Rot Allegra Krieger
30:00 DJ Emily
31:12 Love Me Helvetia
33:12 Finish

Helvetia takes the stop spot in this week’s BTR Top 10! Their new album, This Devastating Map, is available now from Joyful Noise.

Debuting on the countdown this week are Alex Izenberg, LA Witch, and Will Johnson.

Here’s the full list:

1. HELVETIA, This Devastating Map (Joyful Noise)
2. ALLEGRA KRIEGER,  The Joys Of Forgetting (Northern Spy Records)
3. DEHD, Flower Of Devotion (Fire Talk)
4. ALEX IZENBERG, Caravan Château (Domino)
5. JORDANA, Something To Say [EP] (Grand Jury)
6. MARIYA MAY, Strictly A Cappella (Ten Dollar Recording Co.)
7. LA WITCH, Play With Fire (Suicide Squeeze)
8. WILL JOHNSON, El Capitán (Keeled Scales)
9. COURTNEY MARIE ANDREWS, Old Flowers (Fat Possum)
10. NYALLAH, Reflections [EP] (Self-Released)

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