It’s Weirdvember! Actually, it’s not, but there should totally be a national month to celebrate weirdness. Maybe the true weird move is to say that every month it’s weird month. Well, it’s at least weird hour here on BTR, and we’ve got some new tracks coming your way from Shigeto and Joanna Newsom, plus some old favorites from Death Vessel and These Are Powers. Remember that band? They were awesome. Check them out on today’s show!
Made of Oak / Photo by Made of Oak
Joanna Newsom / Photo by Annabel Mehran
Soley / Photo by Ingibjorg Birgisdottier
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