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Mutual Core
Longtime BTR producer and host, Maia Macdonald, presents music from anywhere around the world or from her own backyard in NYC. Sometimes she talks to artists, sometimes she talks with you.
Host Maia
Maia is a songwriter, artist, producer, and radio host based in New York City. She's also a singer, multi-instrumentalist and frequent tinkerer, who has spent time in Haiti and Colombia studying folkloric music…
Recent Episodes
We're in LA. On today's show you'll hear new music from Alice Boman, Torres, Thigh Master, and more - along with a reading from John Muir's "The Mountains of California"
On today's show I sit in conversation with percussionist, drummer, and performer Geneva Harrison, to discuss the twists and turns of a life in music. We also hear new music from Elliot Moss and The Good Ones.    
Happy New Year. Today's show is all talk. I've cherry picked observations, lessons, and commentary about many topics from 31 different musicians whom I interviewed this year for BTR Live Studio. May…
Today's episode of Mutual Core includes music inspired by Aldous Huxley's 1923 essay "Water Music" from his book On The Margin - Notes and…
On today's show, join me in a backyard in Chicago over the holiday weekend, as we smoke a turkey, listen to the leaves rustle, and the birds chirp. Music from Rwandan group The Good Ones, electronic…
Today, as we head deeper into fall, we listen to music from Pendant, Kate Teague, Flora Hibberd and more.      

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