Shalewa Sharpe drops in at Spit Take Comedy to talk about 90's slang, record store sexism, and recording her new live album. Things take a real turn for the saucy, though, when she reviews the best emoji stand-ins available for genitalia in a fun round of "Sext or Text."
BTR Side Tracks is our recently launched series where we present previously unseen performances of full songs from artists who recently visited us for a studio session. This episode features Eliot Bronson, an Atlanta-based Americana artist, who recently stopped by for BTR Live Studio. Here he performs "River Runs Dry," off his recent self-titled release from Saturn 5 Records.
Singer-songwriter Eliot Bronson grew up in Baltimore, Maryland. There, he played in folk band The Brilliant Inventions, would up in Atlanta, and released two solo records before getting himself to Nashville to record his latest cycle of Americana songs with a full band of seasoned musicians as well as sought-after producer Dave Cobb at the helm. Here, he stops by Saltlands Studio to share some raw, solo versions of the songs, highlighting his timeless and powerful vocals.
NYC band Activity is a supergroup of sorts, with Travis Johnson, Steve Levine, Zoë Browne, and Jess Rees coming from the excellent bands Grooms, Field Mouse, and Russian Baths. This particular… | watch
Joe Virgillito chats with Prof. Gerald Friedman about COVID-19 and the case for Medicare For All. J. McVay and Jacqueline Soller discuss 2011 movie, ‘Contagion.’ Plus a preview of Scoville Unit’s upcoming BTR Live Studio session.