Happy Birthday BTR! I can’t believe it’s been ten years, and God Bless Weirdmerica has been part of it for nearly seven! I’m very honored to still be serving up all that good weirdness seven years in. Today on the show we’ve got some fantastic newbies, like Swahili Blonde and Native Harrow. Make sure to give BTR a birthday like on Facebook and stick around until Fever Ray at the end of the show!
Hey Mother Death / Photo by Hey Mother Death
Native Harrow / Photo by Native Harrow
Swahili Blonde / Photo by Swahili Blonde
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