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Whatever you had to do before 2018, you better do it now. Time's almost up, get it done! While you're running around town you can still tune in and rock to my world hip ­hop show. It will calm you down. Peep the line up. Lots of talent around the globe. Check out Illa J & Moka ONly on the collabo. Moka Only the dope MC and producer from Vancouver. Also, check out DJ J Hart from UK rocking with Wu­Tang's own Inspectah Deck and Dyverse The 1st. Don't believe me? Just listen. Go!!
The eerie synth of environmental friendly Teen Daze--tune in & get lost in a lovely musical haze.
Yes, yes. I will be rocking some of my favorite joints of 2017. World Hip­ hop joints. Come on rock with me. I'm doing part 1 this week and part 2 next weds, ya feel me. Shoutout to everybody who sent me some good music this year. And shootout to all then artists who are trying to break out using their own methods of promotion, marketing and performing. It's a tough music biz out there. Stay focus. If you believe you can achieve. Let's go!!
Sounds good right? Yea, this mix going to get all up in your brain. You can damn near taste the music. World Hip Hop for ya!! Thanks me later. Check out this dope artist on the playlist, Shumba Youth from the UK. Napoleon Da Legend put me on to him. Also check out Cohen@Mushon from Israel. They are one of my favorite groups right now. Their production is so smooth. You won't be disappointed. Anyway my mix adds some flavor to your taste buds, let's rock!!!
Check out a fantastic live set from Toronto by the Teri Parker Quartet featuring Teri Parker, Allison Au, Mark Godfrey and Mack Longpre
We can be right there with you while you bop your head, cooking in the kitchen or rushing to the Black Friday madness.
Acclaimed Canadian drummer and composer Ernesto Cervini talks about his new Anzic Records album “Ernesto Cervini’s Turboprop - REV”
A newly formed Canadian company is betting on the future of electric vehicles and smartphones.
 Terra Lightfoot is a Canadian roots/rock musician with the kind of powerful, bluesy voice that knocks you off your feet.
Terra Lightfoot is a Canadian roots/rock musician with the kind of powerful, bluesy voice that knocks you off your feet. In addition to her impressive musical ability, she has an undeniably brilliant…
Watch ya got damn back, man. It's that scary, Halloween feeling approaching us. Time to walk around with flashlights in the daytime to stay safe, lol. Seriously how you doing out there in the world? Time & events move so fast it's hard to keep up. So to slow things down I rock my mix for you. You can take it easy and listen to some great artists from around the world. Ease the pain of the fast life for a minute. Make sure you check out Kayo from Austria, he has a sick beat, I had to rock it on my playlist. Also check out Napoleon Da Legend from East Africa. I swear man, he never stops working. He has a new video on youtube called "Samurai Code". You need to check that out. So rock with me on this crazy mix and watch your back out there. LOL. Let's go!!!
In this episode, Jialu, an international student in Canada, shares what it has been like to leave her home country and move across the world for her education. 1st Person is presented by Urban…
A pop punk interview perfect for those w/ short attention spans or are maybe a little too high--meet The Dirty Nil.
Yes, yes. Back on the scene again. Tampa, thank you. I had the time of my life last week visiting Tampa. Shoutout to all the artists who came down to rock at Crowbar in Ybor City. BTR we are here. Catch World Hip Hop on Wednesday from now on, with me crazy DJ Bazarro. Let's go!!!
Yeah big day today. I'm down here, way down in Tampa Bay, Florida. What's up. Today we rocking the big festival, Brooklyn 2 Tampa festival Part 3. Yeah come on down if you close by. We rocking in Ybor City at Crowbar this evening. A incredible lineup of great artists. On your way down here, tune into my world hiphop show. Artists from around the world rocking!! Let's go. See at the show!!!
It's about that time to rock once again. Yeah, I'm excited, heading back to Tampa this week. I leave this Thursday. Going to be a lot of fun. Can't wait, plenty of hip-hop will be on display at Club Crowbar in Ybor City, Tampa. Come on out if you're in the area and party with us. If you can't? Just rock with me right here on BTRtoday.com. This is a new world hip-hop mix for you. Songs upon songs to get you in the mood. Boom Bap to whatever. Not just here in America but the whole world. Tune in, see for yourself. Let's go!!
Wooooo Weeee!! Another show I could not wait to do. World Hip Hop. We're here again. About to take off to more places leaving traces of good music everywhere. How you feeling out there? We salute all of our regular listeners and our new listeners, HELLO!!! New listeners, we will not let you down. So get ready for some boom-bap, some trap beats. If it sounds good we play it. BTR, let's go!!!
Hold on! Take a deep breath. Everybody all right? Did everybody enjoy the fight? Some people didn't even care. Anyway, back to real life. Some real good music. World Hip-Hop back in effect for you. Hope you had a great weekend regardless. Summertime is slowly creeping out. So let's make the best of it. And you rocking with the best right now. BTRtoday.com . Yes, we always do it big time. And we stay on the air 7 days a week. Got some goodies for you, hope you ear drums are ready. Shoutout to the lovely artist MINX from London. I got to meet her last week while another world artist Mazzi/Soul Purpose was hosting a T-shirt drive for the homeless. Shoutout to everyone who contributed. She's great, look her up. Check her right now on my show World Hip-Hop. Let's go!!!
Yo, Yo, I'm hyped. Yeah, let's go!! Another dope show for you. Music from around the world. Hip-hop at its finest, some with great messages and some just wanna have a good time. Pump up the volume on your headset or your pre amp or your radio box. We going in hard to with the first joint by Zion T from South Korea. I'm telling you they're good. Don't believe me? Check for yourself. Boo Ya!! Let's go!
It's something about the hot weather that drives and motivates me. Is it the vitamin D from the sun? Maybe, but I get charged and no sleep when the sun is burning hot. We got some hot joints on deck for you to listen and vibe to. Artists from around the world. You thought hip-hop was only in America?? Crazy...Take some lessons from my world hip-hop show. You shall see. Let's go!!!
Wooo Wee. Later on today I will be hitting the stage with Napoleon Da Legend @ the Rock Steady jam. Central Park Summerstage. Come on out, it's free. So while you're rushing to get ready. Hit the play button and rock to another dope episode right here on BTRtoday. World Hip-hop at it's finest for you. Music from around the world not just here. Hip-hop from around the world. I gladly volunteered to bring it to you. We going to Scotland, France, Germany and more. Get ya mind ready for this. Let's go!!!!
New Broken Social Scene starring Leslie Feist, plus highlights from Newport Folk Fest, including Wilco and Fleet Foxes!
Woo, summertime is here, big time. That's a good thing. Another good thing is me, Bazarro on the one's and two's, another name for turntables for those who don't know, lol. Got some hot fire joints for you. New music from GangaLee, royceBIRth and Mazzi of SoulPurpose. And they all have projects out right now so google the names. Grab ya headphones or hook your speakers up to whatever. Press play and you about to hear go things. Bazarro on the mix, we traveling the world bumping world artists on your player. Let's go!!! Enjoy!
Yeah, yeah. Ready to rock? Well July 4th is two days away so I'm a bomb ya with some pre-fire work joints right now on my world hip-hop show. Music from around the world. Damn I can't believe it's July already. Weather has been fairly good these couple of days out here in NY. It's always a lot going on out here in the city. It's hard to keep up with everything that's happening out here. So suit up. Let's get into listening mode. Dope show for you. Let's go!!!
What the deals ya'll? Yeah we back up in here for another dope sunday of world-hiphop joints. Don't be mad because the madness doesn't stop. It's our fault we bring you the greatness with no fakeness, nah mean? LOL!! Okay check out the mix. You know that Napoleon Da Legend joint Black Privilege 2 been most requested on my DM on twitter. People loving that joint. You can find it on "Steal This Mixtape part 2" free download, word. So let's go and check out some great music from around the world!!!
NYC-based Canadian guitarist Alex Goodman talks about his new album “Second Act”on today’s episode of The Jazz Hole with Linus
Hey, back home from Las Vegas. It's hard to leave Vegas. Feel like you never have enough time to run around in Vegas. Anyway back in NY. Another dope episode for you to rock to. Shoutout to my homeys Sourlife Phoenix and Braindead who was in Vegas a week ago. We missed hooking up. Next time. This time let's go right into the mix. Hiphop from around the world. Let's go!!!
Yes, yes. Another trip. Got some dope treats for you. Yep, world hip-hop. Music from around the world. You might have never heard of some of the great artists we play if it wasn't for who? US! get it Us? Not just the United States homeboy. Around the globe. Great artists sacrificing there time for their art. Most of it never get's heard because were stuck in a box. And we keep waiting for other people to tell us what to listen to, when it's the same ole crap. So let's go!! Enjoy!!!
Back home and ready to rock no matter what. Spain once again thank you for having us, good times all the way around. It goes fast when your on the road then it starts to feel like a dream. Like you were never there. Anyway let's get into to some more dope artists for your listening pleasure. Introducing a another dope artist on the horizon his name is Xero Ysem from Madrid, Spain. Let's go...
Yes, yes and yes. The question is where is Bazarro this weekend? You got it right, I'm in Spain. We out here deep also. I'm rolling with Sadat X of Brand Nubian, Rockness Monsta of Helter Skelter, Mic Handz, Dj Lazer, Bushwick Bullie and the legendary Juice Crew member Craig G. Yep it's like that. Been here since last Thursday. You know the days go by fast so I'm trying to enjoy every moment..In the meantime i've put a dope mix together with some Madrid & Barcelona artists for you to listen to and other world artists. Thanks for tuning in and supporting us over the years. Let's rock!!!
Listen to an interview with trumpeter, composer and bandleader Rebecca Hennessy and much more on today’s episode of The Jazz Hole
Party time on this month’s The Jazz Hole Live with Linus! Enjoy a set by The Achromatics, recorded at Lula Lounge in Toronto, ON, Canada
Welcome to another journey into the center of music. World hip-hop, yep we rock and travel around the world to give you the best of the best in the music biz. Not just here in America. Talent you might have never knew about thanks to Btrtoday.com. It gets no better than that. Not the same ole same ole around here. You can spread the word about that. Share with your friends. Boom let's go!!!
The Jazz Hole with Linus, today with music by Morgan Guerin, Nick Finzer, Hiromi Suda, MEM3, Tamir Hendelman, Fernando Huergo and others
Culture and lifestyles are different everywhere—this is no exception to music! BTRtoday explores the music scenes around the world.
Happy Easter!!! Yep. I'm here working though. Got a dope mix for you, while you might be out there somewhere on a egg hunt. For Real though, got some dope artists from around the world. I mean, they balling in South Africa. Check out the mix you'll see what i mean. Also artists from Argentina, Spain & Columbia. Hip Hop from around the world is real. If your from Madrid, Spain, I will be out there May 20th with Mic Handz & Rockness Monsta of Helter Skelter. So let's rock, enjoy the mix. Spread the word!!
Hello everybody!!! Back again with some more dope artists on this non-stop world hip-hop tour. Make sure you pick up or check that new album by Dj Lowcut from Paris, France. Dope producer and some great artists on his "Dead End" album. We played a couple of his joints on the mix. Share the mix with all your friends. Let them know and brag about how you experience a breath of fresh air listening to my world hip-hop show. Let's go...Enjoy!!
Yessss. Good times. Been out here in Washington D.C. since Friday night. My boy Dj Evil Dee tore down the 18th Street Lounge. I backed him up on the microphone. Man we been doing it since high school. No surprises there. So sit back relax as I rock a new episode of world hip-hop on this lovely sunday for your ear drums. Shoutout to everybody who came out to 18th Street lounge. Shout out to the whole staff up at BTRtoday who help bring this dope mix to you around the world. Come on yo let's get it. Enjoy!!!
The Jazz Hole with Linus, featuring new tracks by Roxy Coss, Gerry Gibbs & Thrasher People, University Of Toronto 12tet and much more
Back in the south. Some pronounce it souf? LOL. Yeah man...It's Sunday, new episode of world hip-hop for you. Yeah I'm down here in Tampa Bay, Florida. Been here since last Weds. Chilling with my peeps and also taking care some good business. I should have good news soon about a possible tour with your favorite artists. So hold tight. Hit play and let's rock!!!
Tracks from brand new albums on today’s episode of The Jazz Hole with Linus. Bands include East Drive & Tamara Lukasheva, MEM3 and more
Cool down and rev up to the sound of Calvin Love—a Canadian bringing all the loveliness & coldness to his music.
Hot spring time out here in Austin, Texas!! ha ha.. That's where we at right now. Been here since last Thursday. Wooowee, just too much fun. Yeah, I'm teasing. So um yeah we will be back home tomorrow night but two days later we fly out to another warm region by the equator, um Tampa yes. Basically my second home. World hip-hop for you. We actually really travel like that. Don't worry east coast spring is right around the corner two blocks away between cold & hot street. So we doing another dope mix via-sat ellite from SXSW, Austin, Texas. Yep no days off. All year. Where ever we go we still hit the radio waves. So enough talkin. Get in the mix and enjoy....
  Rose Cousins is a Canadian songwriter and performer, born in Prince Edward Island and currently living in Halifax, Nova Scotia. An accomplished musician on her own, Rose thrives on collaboration while crafting her strong, heartfelt songs, and called upon an extensive list of heavy duty collaborators for her latest album. She brought the band, which has a distinct Nashville leaning, to Serious Business Music in DUMBO for this lovely session. Natural Conclusion by Rose Cousins is available now.
Rose Cousins is a Canadian songwriter and performer, born in Prince Edward Island and currently living in Halifax, Nova Scotia. An accomplished musician on her own, Rose thrives on collaboration while crafting her strong, heartfelt songs, and called upon an extensive list of heavy duty collaborators for her latest album. She brought the band, which has a distinct Nashville leaning, to Serious Business Music in DUMBO for this lovely session. Natural Conclusion by Rose Cousins is available now. Listen to the audio podcast for more music and interview.
Look what the wind blew in! A new episode of some dopeness from around the world. The globe, the planet. Yes, we love to travel around this big circle we call earth. You ready to rock with us? Got some nice grooves on deck. Shoutout to everybody who been holding it down with me on these trips for years. It never gets old because there is always new artists to be found. That's what we do right here on btrtoday.com. Let's go!! Enjoy!!
What?? March right around the corner...Damnn!! Gotta pay these bills, LOL. To ease the past due pain I got a funky dope set for ya'll to rock to. Yeah man, Mexico, Ecuador, Columbia, Toronto and many more pit stop we gotta make to rock your headset. Yeah Bazarro on the mix and that's what it do. Make sure you pick up that new Cohen@Mushon album in stores, they from Israel. The legend Dj Krush is in the mix. I'm a stop talking. Let's go.!!!
On this episode, we listen to so much music by Canadian artists, you’d think Justin Trudeau were guest-hosting. Also, we revisit the “classic” genre known as “chillwave” from about 7-9 years ago, realize Father/Daughter Records is running the table in terms of quality music releases, and generally -- dare we say it?? -- win the episode (we dared)!
Umm, hold on. Yeah was just having a conversation with my friend about this crazy weather. U know how NYC is. 70's degrees one minute, 20 degrees the next, lol. So if you got cabin fever, stuck in the house, we got some good music for you to ease the mental pains. World hip hop is the cure. Set ya mind free and let's rock. Come on!!!
Heyy! What up? Yep we back. Ain't going no where no time soon. But we are going to taking you on another trip around the globe in a couple of minutes.  Non-stop rocking hip-hop from around the world. I mean my boy Blastah Beats from Portugal holding it down over there. Napoleon Da Legend is on his "Steal This Mixtape" Tour which started last week..Make sure you google his dates. Find him in a country near you. Also peep that "Hometown Hervert" album available on itunes. The album is so dope. Check out the mc's on the album just holding it down hard. Ok, let's start the engines. World Hip-Hop. Let's go!! Blitz The Ambassador-Respect Mines Jean Grae & 9th Wonder-Don't Rush Me Hometown Herverts-One Day
Yes, yes what up? Feeling good out here on this lovely sunday. Tonight if you the nyc area. Come out to the Bowery Electric in manhattan. Dysfunkshunal Famileeis rocking with Hastyle, Napoleon Da Legend, Nina Azucar, Dj Cabin and more up and coming artists. It's free before 11pm. So get there if you can. In the meantime enjoy this great world hip-hop mix by the one and only Bazarro. Let's go!!! Music from around the world Craigggggggg!!!
Check out Dog Leg Dilemma, one of Toronto’s hippest bands, on today’s episode of The Jazz Hole Live with Linus
The Jazz Hole with Linus moves the spotlight from NYC to Toronto today with music by interview guest Chelsea McBride and by Dog Leg Dilemma

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