Ep 55 // Farewell to Big Ups

Premiere DateDec 5, 2018
00:00 // StereoactiveNYC / BTRtoday ID //
00:40 // Welcome //
00:51 “Capitalized” Big Ups
03:00 // Big Ups is going on indefinite hiatus / 2012 BTR session //
06:32 “Fresh Meat” (Serious Business on BTR, 2012) Big Ups
08:53 “Stressed and Pressed” (Serious Business on BTR, 2012) Big Ups
10:22 “Ivy’s Nightmare” (Serious Business on BTR, 2012) Big Ups
11:00 “Hard To Care” (Serious Business on BTR, 2012) Big Ups
13:00 “Shut Your Mouth” (Serious Business on BTR, 2012) Big Ups
15:15 // Big Ups’ Farewell Tour Info / 2014 BTR Session //
18:09 “TMI” (Serious Business on BTR, 2014) Big Ups
20:32 “Goes Black” (Serious Business on BTR, 2014) Big Ups
22:52 “Justice” (Serious Business on BTR, 2014) Big Ups
25:15 “Not Today” (Serious Business on BTR, 2014) Big Ups
27:39 // Big Ups’ Final Show in NYC //
28:58 “Dog Go Bark” Washer
31:30 “Eraser Stargazer Forever” (BTR Live Studio, 2016) Guerilla Toss
35:34 “Steel 87s” (BTR Live Studio, 2016) Bethlehem Steel
37:59 // Congrats + Good Luck to Big Ups! //
40:02 “Contain Myself” Big Ups
43:05 “Posture” Big Ups
46:13 “In The Shade” Big Ups
49:33 “Trying To Love” Big Ups
54:37 “Imaginary Dog Walker” Big Ups
59:22 “Not Over Yet” (Serious Business on BTR, 2012) Big Ups
62:16 // Outro + Disclaimer //
63:25 “Somewhere Deep In NYC” The Unsacred Hearts
66:30 // Finish.

Big Ups recently announced they’re going on indefinite hiatus and they’ll be playing their final shows in January 2019 — with their final show being at The Bowery Ballroom in NYC on Friday, January 18, 2019 w/ Guerilla Toss, Washer, and Bethlehem Steel. To celebrate one of the great NYC artists of recent years, we devote the episode to their music, including live session tracks from their two visits to Serious Business in BTR back in 2012 and 2014. Congratulations and good luck to Big Ups!

HOST J. McVay
J grew up down in Louisiana and Texas before moving to NYC for college. After college, he decided to stick around, working in film and television production for well over a decade. He came to BTR in 2011 when he…

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