Artist of the Week: LCG & the X

Premiere DateOct 3, 2020
Categories Indie Music
00:00 Emily (Stevens' Snowman by M. Ward)
02:03 Don't Let Me Get Away Hey, King!
05:09 Hive Mind Corey Flood
06:39 Happy Song Alex the Astronaut
10:46 Hannah Happiest Lomelda
14:26 Mars in Virgo Sneaks
16:16 Emily
16:48 Hailey Marques Martin
20:29 Cowboy Bill Callahan
24:46 Lonely Listener Rae Fitzgerald
27:51 Heavenly Light Photo Ops
31:15 Emily
32:31 Peach Boys LCG & the X
35:44 Finish

LCG & the X out of Oklahoma City take the top spot on this week’s BTR Top 10! Their self-released and self-titled album is available on their bandcamp page and we highly recommend you add this one to your collection!

Debuting on the countdown this week are Rae Fitzgerald, Marques Martin, Alex the Astronaut, and Corey Flood.

Here’s the full list:

1. LCG & the X, self-titled (self-released)
2. PHOTO OPS, Pure at Heart (Western Vinyl)
3. RAE FITZGERALD, Lonely Listener (Keeled Scales)
4. BILL CALLAHAN, Gold Record (Drag City)
5. MARQUES MARTIN, Brave and Afraid (Operator Records)
6. SNEAKS, Happy Birthday (Merge Records)
7. LOMELDA, Hannah (Double Double Whammy)
8. ALEX THE ASTRONAUT, The Theory of Absolutely Nothing (Nettwerk)
9. COREY FLOOD, Hanging Garden (Fire Talk)
10. HEY, KING!, Be Still EP (ANTI-)

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…