DJRePete opens up your Wednesday on BTRToday with alt rock via Norway band Death By Unga Bunga ahead of their NYC show later this month. Plus, hit up blues from Benji Hughes, more beats from the album by Lushlife + CSLSX, and dreamy electronica with Tycho. Also, hit up info on the upcoming Treefort and Little Waves 2016 music festivals. And DJRePete revisits some alternative tracks with throwbacks by Calexico, Lia Ices, and Rachel Goodrich. That’s your midweek start on BTR Today with DJRePete!
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