The Listening Booth is spinning high energy pop alt, electronica, and R&B this week in a diverse mix that’s sure to please. Along the way, DJRePete has a spotlight on the new album by Weaves—their second, entitled Wide Open—a band born out of jam sessions and demos over the last five years and currently jammin’ on tour in Europe. Plus, tune in for the story of band Donora’s unexpected parental influence beginnings. And hit up a pair of tracks from the BTR Live Studio sessions of Suzanne Santo and Mosquito!
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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