Welcome to part two of my Olympics celebration here on BTR! I love watching the Olympics- swimming and gymnastics were especially exciting this week. Plus, on the show today we highlight Minneapolis rapper Lizzo, and talk about the great music documentary A Band Called Death. Of course, that’s about the band Death, from Detroit. All that and more on the show today, and while you’re at it, don’t forget to head on over to Facebook and give BTR a like.
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
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