Artist of the Week: Sneaks

Premiere DateSep 19, 2020
Categories Indie Music
00:00 Emily (Grilled Watermelon by Mo Douglas)
02:01 Pigeons Bill Callahan
07:00 the truth The Front Bottoms
11:12 Even True Love Widowspeak
15:53 Everywhere, Love Dolly Valentine
19:07 Requiem Alex Izenberg
22:57 Emily
23:23 Sexorexia L.A. Witch
26:20 Tao Bom Bebel Gilberto
29:40 Lucky Hey, King!
33:37 Disco Ball Merce Lemon
37:10 Emily (Grilled Watermelon by Mo Douglas)
38:32 Faith Sneaks
41:02 Finish

Sneaks (Eva Moolchan) makes her countdown debut and takes the top spot in this week’s BTR Top 10! Her new album, Happy Birthday, is available now from Merge Records.

Also debuting on the countdown this week are Bill Callahan, Widowspeak, The Front Bottoms, and Hey King!

Here’s the full list:

1. SNEAKS, Happy Birthday (Merge Records)
2. MERCE LEMON, Moonth (Crafted Sound/Darling)
3. HEY, KING!, Be Still (EP) (ANTI-)
5. L.A. WITCH, Play With Fire (Suicide Squeeze)
6. ALEX IZENBERG, Caravan Château (Domino)
7. DOLLY VALENTINE, How To Be Good (Self Released)
8. WIDOWSPEAK, Plum (Captured Tracks)
9. THE FRONT BOTTOMS, In Sickness and in Flames (Fueled By Ramen)
10. BILL CALLAHAN, Gold Record (Drag City)

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…