So many interviews, so little time.
2020 is coming to an end and it’s safe to say we’re all glad it finally is. This year has been bonkers in the worst way. But at least we’ve still got some killer bands in the world. I interview more than a hundred bands every year, so these roundups are always difficult. That said, I still have some favorites.
In chronological order, here are the top 10 Tune Up interviews from 2020 on BTRtoday. Read up and become cool/underground-music savvy.
The Nashville by way of L.A. musician isn’t afraid to bare it all.
The beautifully colorful surf pop/ glitter rock band is trying to stay positive.
‘You Won’t Be Here for Long’ came out May 29 and is still exactly what you need right now.
The duo discusses their then-freshly released debut EP & elaborate live performance.
Her genre-bending sound and retro vibe is seeped in historical influences.
A pioneering sound in R&B, this soulful singer knows the ins and outs of music and the love it can spread.
“I don’t have a lot of fear of addressing whatever the hell I want,” frontwoman Audrey Campbell says.
He talks about being an introvert, the effects the pandemic has had on him as an artist, & the album Ideal Form.
Demonic yet also angelic—these rowdy musicians bring you angry music to save you.
Plus, check out their newest album Material Flats released this past fall.