Midweek on BTRToday means the Listening Booth with DJRePete where he’s spinning Dylan esc alternative from Allah-Las, addictive electronica crossover from the likes of Chain Wallet, and punk with a bloc by the Nots. Plus, go behind the seasons with the album production of the Preoccupations for their interesting percussion choices. Also, hit up info on one of the best repurposed venues in the US: Mcmenamins Old St. Francis School info outside Portland OR. And don’t miss a spotlight on some of BTR’s international talent including Amadou & Mariam out of Mali. That’s your Wednesday Listening Booth on BTRToday!
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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
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