The Listening Booth is on the road this week as DJRePete eases you into the peak summer wind-down with a UK summer festival spotlight hitting the next 3 weekends: Leeds Music Festival, End of the Road Festival, and Bestival. Hit up electronica from Chvrches and Crystal Castles, alternative with Eleanor Friedberger and Broken Social Scene, and beats via Major Lazer. Plus, it wouldn’t be summertime without some folk; Thee Oh Sees and Dawn Landes have you covered there, along with lofi by King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard. Plan a festival holiday or live vicariously with DJRePete in the Listening Booth on BTRToday!
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
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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