Episode 87 / Chaikan Records

Premiere DateJun 29, 2018
Categories Indie Music Rock
00:00 SubInev on BTR / intro
00:24 "Romancing The Drone" Brian Chase
05:19 Chaikan Records interview
38:23 "Death" Catherine Sikora and Brian Chase
42:18 "Well Drums" Brian Chase
46:30 "Rigged" Catherine Sikora and Brian Chase
51:54 "Feedback Drone" Brian Chase
60:30 SubInev on BTR
61:32 "Medicine" Yonatan Gat
66:26 "Killjoy" Exploded View
72:03 "Minbalism" ensemble, et al.
79:06 "Warm Wings" Jared Fairfield
84:30 "Borrego Springs (ft. Jefre Cantu Ledesma)" - Mary Lattimore
89:44 "Matchbook + Gasoline" Berdmajik
93:47 "Underwater Theme" Hoops
95:18 SubInev on BTR
96:11 "Careful" Suuns
103:12 "Shirim" Melody's Echo Chamber
107:55 "Permanent Hole" Black Moth Super Rainbow
111:12 "To Feel Your Best" Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith
117:13 SubInev on BTR
117:57 "It Was Me" Oneida
121:27 SubInev on BTR / outro
122:13 END

This week, we take a look at the brand new Brooklyn-based label, Chaikan Records. Founded by Brian Chase (drummer from Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Man Forever, Beach Creeps, etc), the label’s initial releases – Drums & Drones (Brian Chase) and untitled: after (Catherine Sikora + Brian Chase) – explore the jazz, avant garde, and experimental world of his musical background. Brian stopped by to chat a bit about the beginnings of the label (and all the challenges that come along with it), what’s coming up, and to check out some music. The second half of the show features music a bit a bit further from the pop realm than frequent listeners might expect here on the show, so check it out, dig in, and enjoy!

Bryan has been blogging about, photographing, and making music for the better part of two decades. As a Senior Video Producer on the BTRtv video team, he works closely with artists, labels, and the music industry…