Ep 140 // Meet BTR: Lottie Leymarie / ‘Honey Boy’

Premiere DateDec 13, 2019
00:00 Intro
01:13 START /// Meet BTR: Lottie Leymarie
01:33 About Lottie’s podcasts: ‘Spotlight on the City,’ ‘The Jaunt’
09:30 Starting out in college radio as Music Manager
12:40 Her history at BTR
16:05 Early musical memories (NKOTB, Beach Boys, piano lessons at a country church)
18:50 The music of Western Pennsylvania
20:55 How did you get into music yourself?
22:45 What’s with the name “Says She’s Ms. Blat?”
25:30 Other musical projects
26:50 What are the biggest changes you’ve seen in music over the years? / Platforms and packaging
31:22 Tips for artists about submitting music for play at BTR or elsewhere… What gets someone to actually listen?
35:00 Artists to pay attention to / What question should J have asked? / wrapping up /// END
40:03 1st Person: Gil // Connecting With Others Through Art
43:32 Movie Review: Jacqueline Soller on ‘Honey Boy’
44:43 Movie Chat w/ Jacqueline Soller & J. McVay (Spoiler Alert)
61:11 "Blue Shell" (BTR Live Studio, 2020) Pocket Protector
64:55 Outro / Credits
65:54 Finish.

J. McVay is joined by guest Lottie Leymarie as we continue our recurring series of segments in which we meet the people behind what we do here at BTRtoday. Lottie is a longtime producer and host of ‘Spotlight on the City,’ and ‘The Jaunt.’ She’s also Music Director and Co-Chief Content Officer.

Later in the episode, Jacqueline Soller and J. McVay discuss the new movie, ‘Honey Boy,’ directed by Alma Har’el and written by Shia LaBeouf. LaBeouf also stars in the film alongside Noah Jupe and Lucas Hedges — out now from Amazon Studios.

And we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by Brooklyn band Pocket Protector, from their upcoming BTR Live Studio session.

Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu. Associate Producer is Joe Virgillito

Lottie Leymarie / illustration by Bryan Bruchman.

Lottie Leymarie / illustration by Bryan Bruchman.

Host J. McVay
J grew up down in Louisiana and Texas before moving to NYC for college. After college, he decided to stick around, working in film and television production for well over a decade. He came to BTR in 2011 when he…