A new edition of the Listening Booth hits the BTRToday airwaves Wednesday. And with the dog days of summer officially upon us, DJRePete’s spinning an appropriate blues spotlight set featuring Son Little, beats by Kendra Lou, and Young Rival. Plus, hit up electronica from Ladyhawke and Puro Instinct, alt with Deerhoof and Mariya May, and folk via The Amazing and case / lang / veirs. And for good measure checkin with Gogol Bordello and Florence And the Machine for a few throwback tracks. That’s your Listening Booth mix for this Wednesday on BTRToday!
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