How is this month already over?! I didn’t say it before now, but April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Believe and support survivors of sexual assault. It is also National Donate Life month. If you want to be an organ donor, this is a great time to elect to do that.
There are so many people who need support now and always. Below is a list of people/orgs/petitions that are worth checking out. And, as always, support the people bringing art and music to your life. Today’s ep has just a tiny of sampling of so much amazing stuff out there. Tracks from Juan Wauters, Sunny War, Renée Reed, and much more. Also, there is a slight flower theme — it’s almost May.
You can find information about 15 Percent Pledge here.
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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
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
Get spiritual with Spiritual Mick! | read
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