The Folk Wave is a weekly podcast featuring the best of BTR's diverse and extensive folk catalog. Exploring contemporary and traditional folk music in its many forms -- from under the radar lo-fi experimental tapes to sprawling, lush chamber folk to songs of heartbreak, joy, and introspection. Whether it's modern music born in California's foothills or ancient folk traditions of Mali, The Folk Wave on BTR brings it all seamlessly to your ears every Saturday.
Maia is a songwriter, artist, producer, and radio host based in New York City. She's also a singer, multi-instrumentalist and frequent tinkerer, who has spent time in Haiti and Colombia studying folkloric music…
Weeping Icon is the Brooklyn-based experimental punk band comprised of Sara Fantry (guitar, vocals), Sarah Reinold (bass), and Lani Combier-Kapel (drums, vocals). With a super heavy sound and serious… | watch
This week's guest is Travis Harrison, head honcho of Serious Business Music, the amazing engineer behind our BTR Live Studio sessions, and the producer behind the recent Guided By Voices records. We… | listen