It’s a playlist episode, where we’ve got a great mix of new music for you – with a slight twist at the end. This week I turned to Twitter to ask artists whose music hasn’t been played on the show before to reach out and send me stuff – which resulted in some pretty great submissions, from old friends, to a label that’s new to me, to a gorgeous soundtrack to a new short film. Stay tuned to the end of the show to hear what turned up!
Whether you're a metalhead or not, this NYC trio will have you wrapped up in its soothing dark thrashers. | read
Aliah Sheffield is the singer/songwriter also known as Nikkie Aliah. Her song, “Earth is Ghetto,” recently went viral and she chatted with Nikkiesha about what led her to her viral moment, her musical inspirations, and what she hopes and plans to do next… oh, and tequila. This podcast is… | listen
Bartees Cox is a songwriter and producer who spent years playing in bands in Brooklyn before making the move to Washington, DC, where his solo project, Bartees Strange, took focus and grew - from an album of reinterpretations of The National’s music to his stunning full-length, genre-bending… | watch