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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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
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