An annual Listening Booth tradition kicks off today on BTRToday with DJRePete spinning part 1 of a 2017 retrospective dubbed Best In Mix! Dance beats from !!!, along with blues via Mavis Staples, and folk with The Rural Alberta Advantage. Plus, we check in with 2017 BTRToday newcomer Peter Oren, an everywhere-artist with an Americana sound who can help you plan some festival travel in 2018. Also, tune in for a surprising pizza-come-venue operator tidbit of the UK variety. And hit up New Years Eve show news from Sweet Crude and The Sadies. Start the year-end countdown today with DJRePete in the Listening Booth!
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
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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