The Earth is still turning, but it’s also still a hard place to be. Maybe we can check out Mars soon? In the meantime, keep learning and caring about what’s happening in the world around you. Music from Fimber Bravo, Kishi Bashi, The Natvral and more.
As mentioned in the show, check out the ACLU research report: A TALE OF TWO COUNTRIES: RACIALLY TARGETED ARRESTS IN THE ERA OF MARIJUANA REFORM.
Also, you can find the latest episode of BTR Weekly below which includes a conversation with Manny Nomikos that I mentioned in the show.
LA-based singer songwriter Willa Amai is a superb young talent and the protegée to legendary songwriter Linda Perry (4 Non Blondes). With extensive critical praise ahead of the release of her debut record, it’s no surprise that Amai delivers a stunning solo performance here for BTR Live Studio at… | watch
Joyful Noise Recordings is an Indianapolis-based eclectic indie label begun in 2003 by Karl Hofstetter. In this episode, we'll hear a ton of great music from the label's releases, along with an interview with Karl where we cover the label's beginnings, the importance of physical art objects, and how… | listen
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Ben made long walks a part of his quarantine routine once conditions in New York City were safe enough for that activity. On one of those walks, he was faced with a split-second decision to abandon all the caution he’d previously practiced (and which he discussed in a previous episode of 1st… | watch
The trailer for Tony Soprano's origin story is here, and it's in the best hands it could possibly be. | read