The Listening Booth kicks off the Independence Day week early with a mix of new music along with some American fireworks inspired tracks ahead of the holiday week. New alternative from Radical Face and the Cosmonauts, and throwbacks from the likes of The Indelicates and Of Montreal hit the playlist. Plus the latest by Hot Chip on the program, off the new album and amid their appearance at this weekend’s Glastonbury Festival in the UK. And some folk vibes with SYML whose simple Welsh band name has an ironic twist.
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
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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