Nikkie McLeod’s new single, “Deep Cry” is featured in this episode. J. McVay spoke with Nikkie about the song, the upcoming EP, and the special connection the music has to their family and musical background. Also, in this episode we check out new music from MOURN, Claptone (featuring a familiar voice from the oughts), Phantastic Ferniture, and Julian!
The release show for Nikkie McLeod’s Quarrel EP will be at Rockwood Music Hall in NYC on October 30th (get tickets). They also play at the Williamsburg Music Center on July 22nd and at Shapeshifter Lab on August 12th. The next single, “Quarrel,” will be out on September 3rd.
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
Bartees Cox is a songwriter and producer who spent years playing in bands in Brooklyn before making the move to Washington, DC, where his solo project, Bartees Strange, took focus and grew - from an album of reinterpretations of The National’s music to his stunning full-length, genre-bending… | watch
#StopAsianHate! Do we need to say more? Yes, we do—with music & resources. | read