CMJ is upon us!! DJRePete is spinning a mix exclusively comprised of artists playing the New York festival to help you plan your route or live vicariously. Hit up brand new alt with Mercury Rev and Sleep Thieves. Plus, rock with Ex Hex and Iceland band Mammut, electronica crossover with Line & Circle and Eternal Summers, and trippy goodness with Michael Rault and Shayfer James. Join the BTR team including DJRePete in Manhattan and Brooklyn this week in our music discovery quest at CMJ!
Dirty Ghosts / Photo by Liz Caruana Photography
Briana Marela / Photo by Juliet Orbach
Mammut / Photo by Jonatan Gretarsson
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