Happy 2017 everyone! Was your New Year’s Resolution to listen to amazing music? Great news, you’re already killing it. Today on the show we start off with a slew of great bands that are playing NYC shows this week. Then, the rest of the show we take some time to check out some deep cuts from the archives. Songs and bands that we haven’t played in months and even in some cases, years. It’s really refreshing to look back and see how many amazing bands have been on BTR throughout the years. Enjoy, and happy 2017!
The So So Glos
Bartees Cox is a songwriter and producer who spent years playing in bands in Brooklyn before making the move to Washington, DC, where his solo project, Bartees Strange, took focus and grew - from an album of reinterpretations of The National’s music to his stunning full-length, genre-bending… | watch
Whether you're a metalhead or not, this NYC trio will have you wrapped up in its soothing dark thrashers. | read
Aliah Sheffield is the singer/songwriter also known as Nikkie Aliah. Her song, “Earth is Ghetto,” recently went viral and she chatted with Nikkiesha about what led her to her viral moment, her musical inspirations, and what she hopes and plans to do next… oh, and tequila. This podcast is… | listen