Our favorite jam bands are getting ready to heat things up this summer! Umphrey’s McGee has a solid, extensive summer tour on the books including appearances at festivals like Summer Camp, High Sierra, Camp Bisco and Summer Meltdown, as well as a three-night run at Red Rocks and a ton of headlining venue shows. STS9 also kicks off the second installment of their music festival in Northern California, and The New Deal hints at a comeback tour and album with their new drummer, Davide Di Renzo. We’ve got all that, plus new music from Jocelyn & Chris Arndt, Cascade Crescendo, Common Kings and more on this week’s Jam Session.
LA-based singer songwriter Willa Amai is a superb young talent and the protegée to legendary songwriter Linda Perry (4 Non Blondes). With extensive critical praise ahead of the release of her debut record, it’s no surprise that Amai delivers a stunning solo performance here for BTR Live Studio at… | watch
Ben made long walks a part of his quarantine routine once conditions in New York City were safe enough for that activity. On one of those walks, he was faced with a split-second decision to abandon all the caution he’d previously practiced (and which he discussed in a previous episode of 1st… | watch
The trailer for Tony Soprano's origin story is here, and it's in the best hands it could possibly be. | read
Joyful Noise Recordings is an Indianapolis-based eclectic indie label begun in 2003 by Karl Hofstetter. In this episode, we'll hear a ton of great music from the label's releases, along with an interview with Karl where we cover the label's beginnings, the importance of physical art objects, and how… | listen
Get spiritual with Spiritual Mick! | read