A long time ago in a galaxy far far away… It’s Star Wars Day in the Listening Booth today with DJRePete, spinning plenty of music discovery with electro alt crossover from Broken Social Scene and Ex Hex on the way, more trippy goodness with the new Bibio album, and punk with Fontaines DC. Plus, a hit up a Star Wars inspired throwback set with clever track names. And one BTRtoday band breaks through with an upcoming gig on the stage at Radio City Music Hall in NYC. May the 4th be with you!
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
Aliah Sheffield is the singer/songwriter also known as Nikkie Aliah. Her song, “Earth is Ghetto,” recently went viral and she chatted with Nikkiesha about what led her to her viral moment, her musical inspirations, and what she hopes and plans to do next… oh, and tequila. This podcast is… | listen
Whether you're a metalhead or not, this NYC trio will have you wrapped up in its soothing dark thrashers. | read