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Jesse Rifkin, of Walk On The Wild Side NYC Tours, drops by to join in on the listening-and-reacting-to-music fun. We get…
This week's guest is Travis Harrison, head honcho of Serious Business Music, the amazing engineer behind our BTR Live…
Pete D'Angelo of Ernest Jenning Record Co. and Facet Cubed stops by to join the music listening-and-reacting fun and…
Friend Of The Show, Michael Mehalick - proprietor of Brooklyn indie label Good Eye Records - drops by to share an update…
We missed former co-host J. McVay so much that after a month away we had to invite him back as a guest on the show. This…
NY musician Poingly has been fairly quiet for the past few years, but he returns with new music fueled by AI and deep…
This week, creator of TheProcess.co podcast, Shannon Byrne, joins Bryan to share a little bit about the project and of…
Seth Applebaum (Ghost Funk Orchestra, The Mad Doctors, etc.) stops by to talk about GFO's incredible new album, A Song…
Week two of the post-JLM version of The Music Digest continues with one of our favorite frequent guests: BTRtoday music…
JLM has officially left the show, so we’re entering what we’re calling the “post-Jerry world” which means that…
J’s last show as co-host/producer on The Music Digest. He’ll be missed, but at least he’s going out on some great…
Manny Nomikos chats with J about his first two singles -- “August Shadows” and “Will We Get Married” -- from his…
Nevermind the tangents, we've got tons of singles this week! New music from Amy O, The Medium, Maria Usbeck, Empty…
Bryan and J listen to new tracks from Ezra Furman, FRANKIIE, Julien Chang, Tinariwen, Darrin Bradbury, and Doe Paoro.
We spend some time recapping J's recent (final) episodes of his other music podcast and talking about the shows we saw…
Bryan and J listen to recent album tracks from Alex Little and the Suspicious Minds, Night Moves, Sarah Bethe Nelson,…
In a world where we listen to music and react to it… we mostly do that in this episode with very few tangents - at…
Abby and Peter, from the band Day & Dream, called in from Asheville, NC, to chat with J about their song, “We’re…
We're heavy on the tangents, from record shops tucked away inside barbershops, to drum circles, to sweet visual effects…
Musician and songwriter Annie Pichan stopped by to chat with J about her haunting new song, “My Lover, I Don’t Need…
We tangent all over the place this week, but somehow along the way we also listen to great new music from Palehound,…
Mythical Michael (or is it Mystical Michael?) joins Bryan and J to listen to new singles by Jay Som, Penelope Isles,…
This week, Music Director Ms. Lottie made a last-minute substitution as J was out sick, so we checked out the first…
J and Bryan listen to singles from Cat Clyde, Bodywash, and Necking and album tracks from Gemma and Half Stack. And,…
It's another episode of new music, jam-packed with fresh album tracks from The Glow, Outer Spaces, Clinic, Matt Kivel,…
J and Bryan listen to singles by IDLES, Flying Lotus, Ada Lea, and Violent Femmes… and album tracks by NOTS and Hannah…
J is back, so he and Bryan listen to new songs from The F-16s, Amo Amo, Squiggles, Protovulcan, AA Bondy, and Fury.
Lottie’s here to fill in for J as he’s off watching movies, and we tackle tough subjecdts like studded belts, Jersey…
We (probably) don’t actually listen to any vaporwave, but we get into some legit analysis of what it may or may not be…
Musician and songwriter Yoni Gordon stopped by to chat with J about his great new song, “Song of the Summer.” Then…
We’re checking out track two from several new releases, including Coughy, Patio, Chris Cohen, Daddy Long Legs, The…
Musician and songwriter Isaac Gillespie stopped by to chat with J about his great new song, “Tropical Climes,”…
J is back with Bryan this week as they listen to singels from Flying Fish Cove, Ali Barter, Reptaliens, Walking…
Lottie’s here filling in for J again, and as usual, things get a little wild. Don’t worry, we make plenty of time…
It’s time for another batch of new music for your listening pleasure, plus the tangents you crave: tv shows, the…
This episode has nothing but singles… from Pile, DEHD, DOOMSQUAD, Ibibio Sound Machine, Jackie Mendoza, Pottery, and…
This week is all about the music - we’re genre-hopping like never before, with a wide array of new (to us) artists and…
This week, we seek to answer that eternal question: ARE WE HELPFUL? Only you can really answer that, by calling/texting…
Bryan is away this week, so BTRtoday’s Music Director, the one and only Ms. Lottie, joins J to listen to a whole bunch…
This week we have new singles from Craig Finn and Hand Habits and album tracks from Leyla McCalla, The Earthly Frames,…
New singles and (new to us) singles on the show this week - plus a bonus recap of the Les Savy Fav show on Long Island…
We’ve got new singles from Native Harrow, Anemone, and Haulm. And we’ve got album tracks and stuff from The Exbats,…
What happens when a new music review show reviews a review of the last episode? Basically, things get super meta when…
We’ve got a new single from Lisa Papinau another single from Georgia, and album tracks from Fulton Lights, Mattiel,…
We’re kicking off 2019 with new tracks from Telekinesis, Warbly Jets, Cape Francie, Burly, Arre!Arre!, and Jane…

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