DJRePete is rounding up the latest indie music for you this week with a bevy of new tunes including electro crossover with Tracey Thorn, alt rock with Hop Along, and rockabilly “Rock N Roll at its most free wheelin” with Swampmeat Family Band. Plus, tune in for some exciting new venue news out of New York City’s Alphabet City in the East Village where the site of a famed 90s venue will be reborn this week with a new stage for music discovery. And in recognition, hit up a few appropriate throwbacks from Spoon, Nada Surf, Bright Eyes, and The New Pornographers. Get caught up, in the Listening Booth on BTRtoday!
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