In part one of our two part episode featuring Brooklyn label Ba Da Bing Records, we sit down with founder Ben Goldberg for an enlightening – and entertaining – in-depth chat about the label’s first quarter-century! After the interview, we’ll check out some recent releases from the label. Next week, part two will take a deeper dive into the label’s output.
David Nance is a classic rocker. We don’t mean that he plays classic rock, but that he embodies it with a long haired, feedback-slinging, getting into the groove, cymbal-smashing vibe that’s custom-made for tape hiss freaks and vinyl crackle aficionados. The band dropped by Serious Business… | watch
Aly Spaltro began her musical career in the back room of a DVD rental shop in Brunswick, Maine. Bart & Greg's DVD Explosion was where she worked the night shift and spent her nights practicing, writing songs, and sometimes sleeping in her guitar case. She cut her teeth performing -- solo, then… | watch
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
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