Episode 14 // Festival International / Gracie Mansion / Shea Stadium

Premiere DateMay 17, 2017
Categories Indie Music Rock
00:00 // StereoactiveNYC / BTRtoday ID //
copied
00:20 // Festival International //
copied
09:25 “Record High, Record Low” GIVERS
copied
12:45 “Layback” GIVERS
copied
18:36 “Chin Chin” (BTR Live Studio, 2016) Balkan Beat Box
copied
22:34 “Shout It Out” (BTR Live Studio, 2016) Balkan Beat Box
copied
26:34 // Mic Break / Protect Your Ears //
copied
30:56 // New Artist: Gracie Mansion //
copied
37:24 “I’ll Bet” Del Caesar
copied
40:28 “No Regrets For Our Youth” Libel
copied
44:09 “Dancing” (BTR Live Studio, 2013) Birds In Weather
copied
47:42 “Get Closer” (BTR Live Studio, 2016) Gringo Star
copied
51:12 // Mic Break //
copied
52:40 // Shea Stadium Memory: playing there for the first time //
copied
68:47 “James Wright” (Live at Shea Stadium BK) Coyote Eyes
copied
74:27 // Disclaimer//
copied
75:00 // Finish.
copied

This episode actually starts outside of NYC, featuring music by a couple of artists who recently played at Festival International in Lafayette, Louisiana. Then, we explore music by the members of a new project called Gracie Mansion, all of whom are veterans of the local music scene. And, finally, we segue into a tribute to beloved Brooklyn DIY venue Shea Stadium, which is now in the process of seeking a new home and situation in hopes of continuing to service the community they’ve both been a part of and helped to develop over the years.

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…

recommendations