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Well, here it is, the moment you’ve all been waiting for– It’s the FINAL episode of the ROCK SHOW on BTRtoday! After this week, you will never hear a new episode of this show ever again! But fear not, because there are several hundred great episodes for you to listen to in the archives! If you listened to one per day, it would take you a full YEAR to hear them all. So, fear not, for DJ Patrick K will be with you… always. Goodbye forever!        
Pack your bags and go on an excursion with us. Roadside Assistance is a roundtable discussion featuring eight different BTR hosts who comment with music instead of statements. Football is in full swing, there is a crispness in the air and we are ready for some tailgate celebrations. You’ll definitely enjoy our DJs picks for the festivities.
Bye bye forever, from DJ Patrick K! At long last, this is the last-ever episode of OVERNIGHT SENSATION! After this one, that’s it! You’re never gonna hear from yours truly, DJ Patrick K, again. But boy, do we go out with a bang- some of the biggest hit songs from the past couple years, some true instant classics. Unforgettable toons from true visionaries like THE WORLD, LA MISMA, MISERABLE CHILLERS, CCTV, JJ DOLL, CE SCHNEIDER TOPICAL, and more and more and more. Some truly great stuff… RIP… I will be missed!      
Well, the day is finally here… BTRtoday is FINALLY available for ANDROID! So if you’ve got an Android-style phone, be sure to get the app and take BTRtoday with you everywhere you go! The best part, you ask? Well, it’s completely FREE! You couldn’t beat that deal, even if you tried. Now get ready to ROCK!      
Wow! Only two shows left (including this one)! Hard to believe it’s almost over, but at least we’re going out strong, playing all the hits from years gone by… And this week’s episode features some true all-timers. Hard to believe all of these instant classics came out in this two-year time span! Kero Kero Bonito! The Courtneys! Yuppies! Protomartyr! Drug Pizza! Dicktations! Tony Molina…! Heavy times indeed, and you’ve got a front row seat. Ha ha ha!      
Here we go, another episode of the ROCK Show. And you better believe it’s a rockin’ one! New tunes from bands PURLING HISS, EZTV, and INFINITY CRUSH ensure this.      
Only three more episodes left… Get ’em while they’re hot! This week, we take another stroll through the show’s past, going back to the years 2011 and 2012. In retrospect, it was a weird time for the show! Go back in the archives and see for yourself! But amongst the weirdness, we managed to play a lot of true hits that are still relevant today. Give us a listen, and see for yourself!      
Hey, hey it’s the Rock Show! And people say we’re rockin’ around! But we’re to busy rockin’! To even be rockin’ around!…. Yep, it’s another Friday, and that means yet another new episode of the Rock Show, right here on BTRtoday. And you know what, be sure to check out all of our great Blunt Week content on the new app. I know I am!      
I’ve been doing this show for almost seven years, and there’s only a few episodes left! So I’ve decided to play some of my favorite tracks from way back… Starting with this week, with songs from 2009-2010, back when Overnight Sensation was still in its infancy! Hear early songs from now-famous groups like TWERPS! TOTAL SLACKER! DIRTY FENCES! And a ton of straight-up classics from bands that I’ve played over and over like NUNPARTY, SCOTT DEADELUS, and SWIMSUIT! I wish I could play even more, but so much is lost in time, you wouldn’t even believe it!      
Wellll…. here it goes, another episode of The Rock Show on BTR. Enjoy new top tunes from LUYAS, KERO KERO BONITO, INFINITY CRUSH, and more more more more more!      
This week is heavy on heavy-hitters… new tunes from Overnight Sensation faves… some of the best new music you will hear all year! Music from bands like DICKTATIONS! KERO KERO BONITO! OLD MAYBE! MEGA BOG! Oh me oh my… this one’s a winner!      
Lots of killer new stuff here at BTR this week. You can’t deny it, I don’t really know why you’re trying to deny it… ANYWAY, check out these new hits from Allah-Las, Preoccupations, Flock of Dimes, and many many more.      
Lots of great new tunes this week from show favorites like URANIUM CLUB, VIOLENT CHANGE, STEFAN CHRISTENSEN, and VANITY! Lots of more good new stuff from bands I didn’t know before like THE POM POMS and PBOY! You’re gonna get a taste of the high life… and once you get a taste, you’ll never wanna go back. Only on BTRtoday.      
Whoop! This is a great week for new music here a BTRtoday, especially on THE ROCK SHOW! We’ve got the latest hits from bands like NOTS, THE ALLAH-LAS, PREOCCUPATIONS, and just so many more it’s almost impossible to even count them all up, even if you wanted to! You couldn’t do it! Go ahead, I dare you try. Sound off in the comments!      
Friends! Welcome to this most-exceptional new episode of OVERNIGHT SENSATION on BTRtoday! We’ve got a lot of new hits from some of the heaviest hit-makers around! People I’ve been playing since the early days, like SO COW and MONOGAMY! Great new bands like CALMLY IN TENSE, ANGEL, and THE SUBMISSIVES! Re-issued classix from WILDFIRE and MnMs! It’s too much to take for some, but not for my fans!      
I’ve heard of a #ThrowbackThursday and a #FollowFriday… But a #ThrowbackFriday?? Well, loyal fans, maybe you think it’s insane… And maybe it actually is! But we here at the Rock Show on BTRtoday make it our mission to shake things up every once in while, to do something unheard-of, to freak out the squares. So please, join me on this #ThrowbackFriday adventure, unless you’re an utter f***ing square! Ha ha!  
We’re taking a stroll down memory lane and playing some of the very best tunes of the 1990s! A whole decade, boiled down to an hour! Can we even do this? Well, with the help of some of the finest songs ever recorded, songs from bands like HENRY’S DRESS, THOMAS JEFFERSON SLAVE APTS, DARCY CLAY, and DON LENNON… I think we’re gonna make it!      
Hey hey hey, it’s another Friday, and you know what that means… It’s time for the ROCK SHOW! And boy is this episode heavy with the good news… News from ANGEL OLSEN, SNEAKS, PILL, and so many more…      
Hello dear friends and foes! It’s time for yet ANOTHER edition of OVERNIGHT SENSATION! The greatest show on BTRtoday and beyond, and boy can you hear why this week! New tracks from heavy hitters like CONNECTIONS, SLOW SPIN, and VIOLENT CHANGE? Star-making turns from CAFFEINE DRIP, CROQUE MADAME, and CARLA DAL FORNO? All that and so much more??? It’s too good, and it’s true.      
Whoooow lotsa good news this week for the ROCK SHOW! Great new stuff from ADVANCE BASE, KATIE DEY, GONJASUFI, TOBACCO… Lotta lo-fi synth weirdos in the mix. It’s just that time of year, I guess. Hope you like it!    
Nice! Lots of good PUNK MUSIC records have come out lately and you’re gonna hear them NOW. New tracks from some of today’s brightest musical stars… Stars like PROM NITE! Like VEXX! Like VANITY! And STRANGE PASSAGE! And so many more, it’ll make your head spin. I swear.      
Hey! You! A few things– First, if you’re reading this, LEAVE ME A COMMENT! C’mon, it’s so easy! Second, subscribe, rate, & review DJ Patrick K on iTunes! Third, download the danged BTRtoday app for you iOS computer! And last, have a great weekend and listen to THE ROCK SHOW!
Check it out! Now you can beat the heat with this BRAND NEW EPISODE of Overnight Sensation. Featuring hits from Henry’s Dress, Solid Jackson, Dentists, Royal Trux, and many more all-time classic bands. Tune in or GET OUT!      
I am the master mind of the mix tape! You are merely a listener. And listen carefully– You just might hear something great that you would never even DREAM of hearing otherwise… Or my name isn’t DJ Patrick K!   Dinosaur Jr. – GIve a Glimpse of What Yer Not   The Smoking Trees – The Archer And The Bull      
And once again, it’s Overnight Sensation on BTRtoday, here to bring you the latest from the deep underground of lo-fi, homerecorded artpop music. There’s so much good stuff, you don’t even know. Stuff like BLEU VELVET, like DONOVAN QUINN, like ALL THE WEATHERS… I mean, you wouldn’t even know what to do if you heard this stuff. But I do! I play it on my radio show!   All The Weathers   Bleu Velvet – Heavenly Creatures   ZZZ pop – Uncut
Well, well, well.  We meet yet again… Right here on BTRtoday! And did you know that in addition to this beautiful new website, we’ve also got an equally beautiful new app for iOS devices? Well, if ya didn’t, now ya do! Take that! Download it for free, and don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE, RATE, and REVIEW! Thanks!      
This week’s show is GOOD. Obviously. Lots of good new weirdo lo-fi junk. Some high energy, some low energy, some right in between. We got Jepeto Solutions, we got The Submissives, we got DTCPU… We got it all, good-bye! Coach – 4 Track Demos pop idol – i egress Eliott Brooks – Silver Lining
Wooow. This week’s show is sure to delight and amaze even the most casual of ROCK and OTHER types of music fans. And that’s the DJ Patrick K Guarantee! Look for new tracks from DINOSAUR JR, HELIOTROPES, and so many more.   Dinosaur Jr. – GIve a Glimpse of What Yer Not   Blood Orange – Freetown Sound   Heliotropes – Over There That Way
Guess what? This week’s show is a bit of a grab bag! Meaning, I stick my hand in the bag, pull out a song, and whatever comes out, I MUST play it. Fortunately, everything fits together quite nicely, and it’s all great, warm, fuzzy bedroom pop, and indie rock… DJ Patrick K, you’ve done it again! Congrats!
Woohoo, it’s yet ANOTHER episode of everybody’s favorite– THE ROCK SHOW on BTRtoday! It’s been the number one show going on this station for over five years, and it’s only getting better. So if ya don’t know, you better start familiarizing yourself. Adapt or die, friends.
It’s another week of heavenly POP hits… We’ve got dancey pop from DAVID WEST and HOLY BALM, indiepop from COOLPORT and MALISH MAKU, bedroom pop from DOGS ONLY and COMPETITION… and so much more pop, you wouldn’t even believe it.
“Rock and roll rock shoooooooow/ Rock and roll rock shooooooooow/ Really…. rockin’ tonight!” It’s yet another episode of THE ROCK SHOW right here on BTRtoday and my friends, we’ve got it all. Indeed, if it rocks, if it rolls, even if it it’s just sitting there, you can count on hearing it here!
This week’s set is highly poppy and extremely good. Featuring new records, big and small, from the likes of DINOSAUR JR., KATIE DEY, FAILED FLOWERS, and so many more, but like, if those bands aren’t enough to make you listen, then you have already failed!
Just when you think I’m gonna zig… I go and zag! And vice versa, naturally. It’s the Rock Show way, and me personally, I wouldn’t have it any other way. Oh and by the way? Don’t forget to check out that app, rate and review (5 stars only, plzthx).
Wow! Already half way through 2016! It’s been a very good year for NEW MUSIC so far, so we’re taking this week to pay our respects to some of the best of it. We open with a set of weirdo pop and indie rock featuring heavy-hitters like HOOPS, DRUG PIZZA, THE WORLD, THE BIBS… oh my! Then we hit you with the loud/fast stuff, like tracks from KALEIDOSCOPE, LEMONADE, RADIATION RISKS, JJ DOLL… it’s just crazy. So listen hard and listen good, my dearies!
Just some good, upbeat hits this week. Is it the latest? Is it the greatest? Is it both? Well you’ll just have to tune in to find out!
It’s a veritable SUMMER BUMMER this week– hitting a lot of dour low notes and contemplative spaces courtesy of greats like THE DEAD C, THE WHINES, and JOHN DAVIS! But of course, there’s a few poppy highs in the mix to balance things out a bit. So just give it a chance!
Wooo, can you believe all these great video shows on BTRtoday these days? We’ve got one show called BTRtv that is actually THREE shows in one! You gotta check it (them) out, my friends! And also, don’t forget to watch for falling ROCK because it’s the ROCK Show and don’t you forget it!
Ripping through some summer faves in this set. Starts off light ‘n’ poppy with tracks from MAZES, THE 6THS, MARINE GIRLS, and more! The back half gets a bit darker and stranger courtesy of CASE STUDIES, NEIL MICHAEL HAGERTY, etc etc. Good stuff, IMO, and you’re gonna think so too.
Check it out, my dearies… It’s a brand new episode of the ROCK SHOW. And lookey here, what do we have? Well it’s new music from good people like A GIANT DOG, WILLIAM TYLER, LET’S EAT GRANDMA, and soooo many more!
Wow! New choon from the almighty KERO KERO BONITO and it’s an instant hit! Plus more great pop from KIP MCGRATH, GRAPE ROOM, THE PILLS, and more more more! It’s all pop this week and it rules. Deal with it!
So much good news for you, and it’s not even Easter! No, this week’s good news includes music from WHITNEY, EAGULLS, SPRAY PAINT, and so many more! It’s a lot of fun, and you just might learn something!
Hey hey hey! Classic set this week! We kick things off with some new good stuff from THE PRITS, CHOOK RACE, SMILES on the rock end of the spectrum. Then we take a turn into more postpunk/weirdo territory with TREEHOUSE, FILTHY HUNS, DUMB WOLVES, and more more more!
I tried to keep it lite for the summer time… I tried my hardest. But the hits came in heavy this week, and what can I say? I’m gonna take the hits as they come. So look out for cool new tracks from SPRAY PAINT, SUPERMOON, PITY SEX, and many more!
Hey, have you heard about the new BTRtoday app? You can get it in your Apple devices (BTR)today! Also, playing summertime classic hit songs from LEE MOSES, SE ROGIE, POV VANNARY, and so many more!
Keeping things fairly upbeat and ACCESSIBLE this week! Look out for great new tracks from the likes of A GIANT DOG, SYNTHETIC ID, and HANDGLOPS! Plus heavy hitters from The Mantles, Damaged Bug, and more more more!
Great show this week. Unbelievable! Good! New music from new records from DAVID NANCE, PUMICE, LASER BACKGROUND, THE WORLD, and so many more! We got rock, pop, noise, and more fun than you can imagine… Right here on Overnight Sensation!
Whoop. Another day, another dollar, another BTRtoday, another ROCK SHOW! You know it, baby! We got a whole lot of great new records in over the past few weeks, and you’re about to hear some of them right now!
This week’s show is good and fun, OK? Starts off with a dance/postpunk set featuring heavy new hits from DAVID WEST, DJ MACKBOOGALOO, CAKEDOG, and more! Second set goes back to the bedroom with homerecorded weirdpop from THE BIBS, MONOGAMY, KEEL HER, and many more great ones. It’s good! It’s fun! So set it and forget it!
Some nice, new, and good music for you. Always only the best for my Rock Show fanatics! And we should probably come up with a better name for my fans than “Rock Show Fanatics”… How about… uh… “Rockamaniacs?” “Rockshowbros?” We’ll work on it.
I just can’t stay away from the LATEST BEDROOM POP records for too long, so I’m back at it again with the LATEST BEDROOM POP! Killer new stuff from great bands like Nico Wussy, Smokescreens, Kurt, Haunt, and more!
Here on The Rock Show, we like to mix it up every now and then… give you a TRUE mix of whatever kind of tunes you can imagine… but imagine this– they’re all GREAT! That’s just what we have planned for you, right now, on this week’s show.
Welcome, one and all! Guys, I just can’t help myself from playing all of my ALL-TIME favorite bands! I’m sorry to all the great new bands I might be playing otherwise, but once you hear this week’s set you’ll agree– sometimes you just gotta go with some tried-and-true clazzix. So join me in hearing such hits from bands like LES CALAMITIES, THE BARBARAS, THE LEOPARDS, and so many more!
Wow! First set rocks with new tracks from Fauna Shade, Greys, Cate Le Bon, Synthetic ID, and more. THEN, the second set rolls with new tracks from Julianna Barwick, Mike Dillon, TEEN, and more, more more! It Rocks! It Rolls! It’s The Rock Show on BTRtoday!
What’s new in the world of rock music? Well, let’s start things off with an excellent NEW song from THE WORLD! They’re from Oakland and they rule. How about new tunes from SLEEPING BEAUTIES, HONEY RADAR, CUT WORMS, and that’s just the first 10 minutes?? OK, give it to me.
I know you love the ROCK SHOW on BTRtoday, and this week’s episode is a perfect example of why. Take a look at the playlist. You get to hear cool new stuff from DOLLYS, WOODS, LA SERA, and so many more. All you gotta do is just push play. Go ahead!
This week we’re hitting all the best spring-time bands: The Courtneys, Times New Viking, Bill Fox, The Go-Betweens, and so many more. If it’s spring-time where you are, this mix will sound very good to you! But it’s a good mix in all seasons, so just check it out!
We’re taking this week’s show to tell you all about all these NEW shows we’ve got airing here on BTRtoday! But actually, they’re not really “new” shows at all– they are actually brand new spins on some of the most CLASSIC BTR shows going. So don’t forget to check them out, and by the way? It’s the ROCK SHOW!
Here we are, back again on another Wednesday with some FRESH and BRAND NEW music. Never-before heard music from the deepest, darkest, most underground sectors of the independent DIY music scene. HITS from Wilmoth Houdini, Lord Fly, Fruit Jar Guzzlers, and so many more!
We’re putting the ROCK back in ROCK SHOW this week with hits songs from show favorites such as Deerhoof, So Cow, Ex Hex, White Lung, and so many more… We’re really rockin’ tonight!
As I walk down memory lane… I come across many GARAGE/PUNK hit songs from the 80s, 90s, and today! And today, I play some of them for you. Check out these killer classics from old bands like The Rantouls, The Cave Weddings, The Romance Novels, as well as tunes from even older bands like The Mummies, The Gories, and The Cheater Slicks… It’s a lot of fun and also very nostalgic, if I do say so myself!
We’re really keeping things ROCKING on this week’s episode. New music from Bob Mould, Bleached, The Thermals, and many other good ROCK music bands has really helped with this. Hope you like it.
This week is a real grab bag of old and new music! First set is all lo-fi GUITAR music featuring a great new song by NWI’s LIQUIDS, plus older hits from 90s faves SUMMER HITS, CANNANES, NEW BAD THINGS, and more! Second set starts off cold with a new track from SF’s own JEALOUSY. Where do we go from there? Well, you just gotta tune in to find out!
Here we go! Bleeps n bloops pop music in the first set. Not very “rock,” I know, I know… But we make up for it in the second set with some BIG ROCK TUNES. So keep your dang hat on!
This week it’s more heavy punk and hardcore music for ya. Hope you’re ready. Starts off with a heavy set featuring good new stuff from Liquids, Lemonade, ScannerCop, & more. Goes a bit poppier towards the ends, like a sweet dessert at the end of a noisy, trying dinner.
This week I choose to open with a set of new new wave music, real synthy stuff. New records from Adult Books, Seth Bogart, stuff like that. THEN, I follow it up with a tight rock set, featuring Running, White Reaper, Hop Along, you know the drill. It’s the ROCK show.
Today we’re bringing you yet another set of Kool Klassics. Hits of the ages from some of the best names in indiepop, indie rock, experimental pop, postpunk, and more! HITS of the ages from bands like The Pooh Sticks, Elf Power, Marine Girls, and…
Hope you’re ready to ROCK this week, because we got a great crop of ROCK tunes here at BTRtoday, and I’m gonna play them for you! We;ve got new stuff from La Sera, new stuff from Adult Books, new stuff from Prince Rama, and so much more! So come original, dammit, or do NOT come at all!
This week’s show is a deep dive into the latest of PUNK, HARDCORE, POST-PUNK, and all that heavy, serious stuff. Seriously! Great new tracks from PROM NITE, DUDS, MESSRS, Validation, and so many more… it’s good, hope you’re into it.
I am feeling very warm and lightly groovy when I listen to this mix. I hope you do too! Spring is coming up quick. This is a mix for that, OK. Hit tracks from The Mantles, Alex G, Part Time, FFS, the list goes on…
This week’s show features pop from ALL OVER the place — Planeta No from Chile, Arcolor from Japan, KKB from the UK, a couple Canadians, and three excellent bedroom poppers from Detroit, even! All in the same show? I can’t believe it. PLUS, do you think that Kero Kero Bonito sampled me in their latest hit “Lipslap”?? I think they did, and if you do too, leave me a dang comment!
Check. It. Out. TEEN has a new record out and I’m gonna play the best song on it! You’re also gonna hear new stuff from Porches, Thee Oh Sees, Radiation City, and a bunch more. It’s sort of a laid-back vibe, but with a bit of tension/anxiety to balance things out. Like it.
Whooow. Good show this week. Classic show this week some might even say. First set is heavy on brand new PUNK and HARDCORE music from all over. Cool bands like Wrung, Acrylics, Breathing Light, and so much more. Second set hits notes of powerpop, freak pop, and more with good songs from Extroverts, Angel, Radiation Risks… It’s good, OK?
Check it out! New tracks from Thee Oh Sees, Radiation City, Flowers, &c! Plus older hits from Ducktails, Saturday Looks Good to Me, and so many more!
Wow, we’re killin’ it yet again with a great set of brand new PUNK music. Hit records across the board from bands like The World, Patsy, Beta Boys, Macho Boys, and all the rest. It’s gonna hit you hard, it’s gonna hit you fast. You better be ready!
We’re keeping the ROCK going all weekend strong with new tunes from Porches, You Say Party, and Flowers. Plus hits from The Mantles, TEEN, Burnt Ones, and so many more. First set is moody pop, second set is a bit more rockin’!
Going back to basics on this here episode: indie rock, poppy punk, droney junk, bedroom pop, and alllll that cool stuff.
Another Friday, another siiiiiick ep of The Rock Show! We’ve got brand new stuff from High Highs, Benji, Hughes, and more. PLUS tunes from faves like Beat Happening, Flowers, and EVEN more!
Pop pop pop! You Need Pop! Got to Have Pop! Power Pop Poppop! Today’s show is a real powerpop extravaganza, I just know you’re going to love it! We got hit records from the likes of The Gizmos, Ean Eraser, Steve Adamyk Band, Les Calamities (and that’s just the first set!) Seriously, you’re not gonna want to miss this one!
We’re keeping the ROCK going all FRIDAY long! What’s a better day to ROCK than FRIDAY, I ask you? There ISN’T one! That’s why the ROCK SHOW is LIVE every FRIDAY on BTRTODAY! Got me??
Well, I told you guys it was my New Year’s Resolution to play more PUNK ROCK music on the show, so here we go, a hot new crop of PUNK! We got stuff from Canada, the USA, Russia, and more! It’s worldwide and it’s BRAND new!
These are the days, my friend… These are the party DAYS!
Hey everyone, takin’ a break from new stuff this week to bring you this killer set of KOOL KLASSICS! We got hits from the ages, from The Upsetters to The Riviares to Peaking Lights, and more! You’re gonna looooooove it, or your money back!
Half way through January, and I’m already ready to ROCK on the ROCK Show. Who’s with me??
Wow, it’s only a couple weeks in to 2016, and already there are tons of great new records from the international underground! Check them out on this week’s episode of Overnight Sensation! You got new punk from bands like JJ DOLL, GAOL, and DUD! You got experimental pop from Weirdly Warm, Bubblegum Best, and more! You got it all, g’bye!
Wow! It’s 2016 already. Not too much new stuff has come out this year just yet, but rest assured, all of us at BTR are waiting for it! In the meantime, here’s a great set of great tunes for ya!
Yeah, yeah, I know, I know… It’s not 2015 anymore! But there were so many great songs in the year 2015 that I just had to keep the best songs of the year playlists going through New Year’s! So here we are, with the top pop tracks of last year. These hit songs are so good. Hit songs from bands like Miserable Chillers, Scott Deadelus, KKB, Shawn Wasabi, and so many more!
It’s that time of year… Time for me, DJ Patrick K, to recap some of my most favorite tracks from The Rock Show in the year 2015… Extremely exciting stuff, hope you like it!

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