God Bless Weirdmerica

Premiere DateMar 7, 2012
Categories Media
00:00 DJ Madalyn
00:38 In the Yard Bowerbirds
04:38 Bunnies Tim Fite
08:07 Rain On Woods
11:34 Diana Tasseomancy
17:29 DJ Madalyn
18:03 Imprint After Toro Y Moi
21:05 Killr Punx, Scary Demons Wavves
22:49 Midnight Locker Sun Araw
29:56 Chorus I So Percussion
32:01 Dear Sons and Daughters of Hungry Ghosts Wolf Parade
35:40 DJ Madalyn
36:18 Telephone Booth Tim Fite
40:34 Mythras Prince Rama
45:26 Light After Sound These Are Powers
51:21 Overjoyed Setting Sun
54:45 DJ Madalyn
55:14 Hush Bowerbirds
59:20 Finish

Guess what? Bowerbirds have a new album out, and we here at God Bless Weirdmerica are SO EXCITED! It’s gorgeous and textured and has a rich, organic sound that so much new music these days lack. Hear two whole tracks from the new album on the show today, plus two new tracks from Tim Fite’s excellent new album!

Plus — for all of you going to SXSW:

BTR Presents: South By East by West Spring Bash 3/14
RSVP here:
http://bit.ly/wzao4u


Bowerbirds
(Photo courtesy of Bowerbirds)
March 17 – Cat’s Cradle – Carrboro, NC
March 18 – Grey Eagle – Asheville, NC
March 19 – The Southern – Charlottesville, VA
March 21 – Black Cat – Washington, D.C.
March 22 – Johnny Brenda’s – Philadelphia, PA
March 23 – Bowery Ballroom – New York, NY
March 24 – Paradise – Boston, MA
March 26 – La Sala Rossa – Montreal, Quebec
March 27 – The Garrison – Toronto, Ontario
March 29 – Lincoln Hall – Chicago, IL


Sun Araw
(Photo courtesy of Sun Araw)
March 7 – Meat Market – Tempe, AZ
March 9 – Prairie Fire Theatre – Lubbock, TX
March 10 – Tonalism – Marfa, TX
March 23 – Treefort Festival – Boise, ID
March 25 – MTT Festival – Calgary, Alberta
March 27 – Waldorf Hotel – Vancouver, British Columbia
March 28 – The Jewel Box Theater – Seattle, WA
March 29 – Rotture – Portland, OR
March 31 – The Rec Room – Oakland, CA
April 1 – The Catalyst Atrium – Santa Cruz, CA


So Percussion
(Photo by: Janette Beckman)
March 10 – Lawrence University – Appleton, WI
March 26 – Zankel Hall – New York, NY
April 20 – The Hopkins Center – Hanover, NH
May 1 – Princeton Composer’s Ensemble – Princeton, NJ

HOST Madalyn
Madalyn has been a DJ at BTR since 2008. Before that, she was a DJ at Swarthmore College's WSRN and Morristown High School's WJSV. She currently produces The Saturday Show and God Bless Weirdmerica, a show about…

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