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Today’s program features music from Orenda Fink, Joanna Newsom, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, and more!
We’re on part one of a two part Saturday Show today! I’m going over my favorite releases from 2015. Today’s show will be the last six months, and in two weeks will be the first six months of 2016. I hope you enjoy this musical recap of the year, and I also hope that you check out BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Pinterest, Instagram, and SoundCloud.
Just three Thursdays left in 2015! Enjoy some of my favorite tunes from the year with a few new tracks by Animal Collective, The Moonlandingz and Death By Unga Bunga mixed in!
Get your music fix this Tuesday with 90minutes of tunes, hosted by DJ Emily!
The best of the best on BTR this week. Enjoy the countdown.
The Thursday show for December 3, 2015 kicks off with Cass McCombs’ latest album, A Folk Set Apart, which contains rarities and b-sides. You’ll also hear new tunes from Givers and Kelley Stoltz
Get ready for the best of the best this week on BTR! We’re counting down the Top 10 artists and albums in rotation here on BTR!
Final Sunday in November with tunes from Kelley Stoltz, Cass McCombs and Joanna Newsom on DJ Drew’s Sunday Show
Are you tired of turkey yet? Did you eat all the stuffing? Is it time to go get some Chinese food or some pizza? Well, whatever food you’re in the mood for on this post-Saturday Thanksgiving, we’ve got songs you’ll be in the mood for. From Ty Segall to Os Mutantes, we’ve got something for everyone on the show today. And don’t forget to check out BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Pinterest, Instagram, and SoundCloud.
Happy Thanksgiving Eve! Before you feast tomorrow, feast your ears right now on this weird meal! We’ve got lots of weird for you, including, you got it, Thanksgiving. For some sides, we’ve got new Cass McCombs, Breakfast, and of course, the gravy of New Weird America, Ducktails. Cool analogy, right? Listen today, and check out BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Instagram, Pinterest, and SoundCloud, too!
The Alt-Country Hour is packed full of great tunes for your Sunday!
Today’s show celebrates travel! Enjoy music from Balmorhea, Grandchildren, The Rusty Guns, Joanna Newsom, and more!
00:00 The Folk Wave 00:26 I Want A Pair of Cowboy Boots – Jens Lekman 03:22 You’ll Never Surf Again – Raymond Byron & The White Freighter 06:09 Go Home Again – The Music Tapes 09:19 Hear Them Loud – The Milk Carton Kids 12:18 Evergreens – Naomi 15:02 The Folk Wave 15:32 Lying to You – Keaton Henson 20:34 Haunted House – Treetop Flyers 27:20 He’s Running Through My Eyes – Julia Holter 29:33 I”m From Nowhere – Neko Case 32:33 Lost Boy – Tica Douglass 35:50 Tiempo del Sol – Gipsy Kings 39:19 The Folk Wave 39:56 Efecto Especial – Franny Glass 43:17 This is A Part of Something Greater – Orenda Fink 47:46 Ambrosia – Field Report 52:19 There Will Be Spring – Bonnie Prince Billy 55:01 The Burning of the Temple, 2012 – Cass McCombs 60:52 The Folk Wave 61:10 Finish
The Thursday Show for 11/12/15 is a throwback show. The next two weeks I’ll be playing my favorite tunes from The Thursday Show over the years. You’ll hear from Songs: Ohia, Crooked Fingers, Dark Dark Dark, Richard Swift and more! After the two throwback shows, I’ll be counting down my favorite music from 2015. Out with the old, in with the new!
Welcome to a very special Halloween broadcast of the Folk Wave!
It’s the ROCK SHOW! And you know it is… New Joanna Newsom (!!), Pure Bathing Culture, Mantles, and, like, SO much other good ones. It’s fun, it rocks, but it won’t upset you! It’s just right!
Illa J. Gemma. Maxo. Mick Jenkins. Iglooghost. The Coneheads. TheeSatisfaction. Meow The Jewels. Cass McCombs. And more…
Today’s episode of The Folk Wave includes music from The Mountain Goats, Bill Callahan, Keaton Henson and many more!
The Folk Wave broadcasts every Saturday here on BTR. Today’s show includes music from Julian Lynch, Kendl Winter, Dirty Projectors and many more!
DJRePete kicks things off on BTR Wednesday! Hit up new alt with the brand new album by the Heartless Bastards which hits stores this week. Plus, a trippy track by Jacco Gardner, hip hop beats from Brika, and a zen track from Uoh! Also tune in for details on the NXNE festival which kicks off today in Toronto, as well as DJRePete’s recap of Michael Rault’s show at the Northside Festival in Brooklyn last week. And hear this week’s throwback set in homage to BTR’s 10th birthday featuring Alex Winston! That’s your hump day start to your lineup on BTR!
Enjoy an hour of alternative country tunes this Sunday on BTR!
Dan Deacon. Antonio Mendez and Jonah Baseball. Krill. Blood Orange. Knxwledge. user48736353001. GoldLink. Choreograph. And more…
Get your midweek fix of music discovery with DJRePete, kicking off your Wednesday with new alt from Sonny & The Sunsets, funk electro beats with 11 Acorn Lane, and choice throwbacks from Gogol Bordello and My Brightest Diamond. Tune in for album news from the Caravan of Thieves and see which BTR band is playing Carnegie Hall (!!!) this weekend. And hit up the meeting of American blues and international talent with a unique set from across the globe. Get listenin’ to BTR!
Hump day on BTR kicks off with DJRePete spinning a great mix of alt with The Aquadolls, electronica with Lena Fayre, and throwback beats with The High Decibels. Don’t miss out on some dreamy folk and beats with Jessica Pratt and Intended Immigration, and hit up an early preview of the new Toro Y Moi album with the new single Empty Nesters. Plus, in homage to Valentine’s Day this weekend, a Denison Witmer ballad will channel your inner romantic. Wednesday, hit up DJRePete on BTR!
Your Wednesday start on BTR has new pop punk with The Aquadolls, rock from Nobunny, and electronica via Strange Talk! Plus, DJRePete delves into the new project by Dan Mangan + Blacksmith, hits up a b-side by Phoenix, and a bloc by BTR newcomer Jack Name. And don’t miss highlights from Mirah’s living room tour—which is exactly like it sounds. That’s the rundown for this edition of DJRePete on BTR!

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