Freaky Folk

Premiere DateAug 19, 2015
Categories Media Music
00:00 Mic Break
04:26 Baby Birch Joanna Newsom
13:49 The Moon The Microphones
19:08 My Offwhite Flag Dirty Projectors
22:04 Running, Returning Akron/Family
26:36 Wet Road Scout Niblett
29:56 Mic Break
36:12 Night Faces Jessica Pratt
40:13 Sky/Shopping Cart Fred Thomas
43:22 Putten Away CE Schneider Topical
46:06 and you be ruth garbus
49:24 oh, windy head mindwater
52:35 Marie 223 Gem Jones
55:52 Shaking the House Miserable Chillers
59:23 Mic Break
65:20 You or Your Memory The Mountain Goats
67:50 Finish

Joanna Newsom has a new album coming out soon, so I have been listening to her old records a lot lately! I start off with a track from her, then make a bee-line for 2005 to bring back hits of the first freak folk era, including Dirty Projectors and Akron/Family. From there, we go to more contemporary “freak pop” hits from CE Schneider Topical, Gem Jones, Miserable Chillers, and more!

Dirty Projectors

Scout Niblett

Miserable Chillers

With over ten years of radio experience, Patrick K. is one of BTR's most-seasoned personalities. Accordingly, he hosts of some of BTR's most celebrated programs. His focus is on the deep, dark (and frequently…