Are We Helpful?

Premiere DateFeb 23, 2019
Categories Indie Music Rock
00:00 // Sponsor + Intro
01:09 // We can always correct
07:40 “Don’t Lose” Elder Island
11:26 // Are you ready for change?
14:19 “Music Was The Language From When I Mattered” Herzog
17:39 // I detectiveded
24:31 “Silent Song” Jessica Pratt
27:40 // Cowboys in snow, but revisionist
33:59 “Do What You Do” Bloodshot Bill
35:55 // Knock the dust off it
41:30 “All Night Long” Homeshake
45:03 // The vaporwave question, again.
50:19 // A special presentation, from Michael!
50:54 // Did you hear that monstersound?
52:20 “Tokyo” White Lies
57:06 // A bit of a retro vibe
59:27 // OUTRO?!

This week, we seek to answer that eternal question: ARE WE HELPFUL? Only you can really answer that, by calling/texting us at (408) 782-4638 or emailing us at While we await your input, we check out some sweet new tunes from Elder Island, Herzog, Jessica Pratt, Bloodshot Bill, and White Lies. Plus, a bonus message from #mythicalmichael!

Bryan B and JLM started co-hosting BTR's Music Digest podcast in November 2016. They used to be in a band, too, we think...
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