Welcome once again to The Party Hour on BTR. Tonight we pump up your night with double tracks by Penguin Prison and Tommy Trash, including his latest collaboration with A-Trak and a beat named Tuna Melt. Although it may seem like a silly name, the track is high energy and is sure to make you bounce. We also mix up the play list giving you indie banger from genres including EDM, Pop, Rock, Alternative, Remixes and More!!!
Citizens! is a new band on the French label, Kitsuné, comprised of five guys from London and produced by Franz Ferdinand’s Alex Kapranos. Embracing pop in all its forms and experimenting with creating a new sound, the result is infectious, with a bit of glam attitude and more than a little funk mixed into their indie pop sound. The band played some songs and sat down with Maia to talk about their video for “True Romance,” and their rules for recording.
The music of Miro Belle invites listeners into a dreamland of instrumental wonder.
Brooklyn-based electronic/psychedelic producer Erin Rioux (pronounced ree-yoo) is a self-taught multi-instrumentalist who blends organic instrumentation with custom samples and beats. More than just a dance music machine, Rioux explores the realm of audio/visual pop experimentation, drawing inspiration from the Berlin nightlife scene and his own background growing up in Detroit.
Remixing music, genre, and identity, electronic music producer Yarlen can enter a room and immediately get attention.
Are You Ready For The Weekend? Because we are gonna hit you hard and heavy at the beginning of the Party Hour this week with some great Electro Dance Music featuring music by Dillion Francis and two of the hottest remixes of the moment! We also mix up the night with some Dance Pop, Reggae and closing things out with Hip Hop. There are a bunch of artist in tonights show that you need to aware of, a lot of great music in store!
We’re going to the Zoo!!! Thats right, going on this weekend in NYC is the annual electric zoo festival. So to get all you electro heads and wuuvv wuuvv* fans (*Dub Step Sounds) hyped for this weekends festival, we’ve packed the show with nothing but the DJ’s, Producers and Artist playing at E.Z. Electro Dance, Dub Step and Remixes all throughout the show. Get Ready To Drop The Bass Because The Party Hour Begins Now!
What’s the sound of style? Well, it’s a lot more glam than one hand clapping. In fact, as we’ve discussed Sew & Tell before, there is a ton of crossover between fashion and music, designers and rockers. For today’s show, I got to talk with Susan Domelsmith, a Brooklyn jeweler who’s also part of the all-girl Brooklyn band Open Ocean. Susan’s jewelry line, Dirty Librarian Chains (best name ever?), is a beautifully tangled, bold array of pieces, each one made from repurposed vintage materials. From elegantly twisted chain necklaces, to simple, sculptural rings, these pieces are 100% rock ‘n roll, and it’s easy to see why the line has caught the attention of musicians like Debbie Harry and Vivian Girls. Susan’s own music is no less innovative – she contributes keyboards to two projects: the throw-back punk band Open Ocean, and the experimental electronic pop duo Time Reveals. On today’s show, Susan talks about the evolution of DLC, sourcing vintage materials, making music with fashion friends, and some of her favorite NYC libraries. Plus! An awesome playlist (what else would you expect?) featuring music from Open Ocean, Wild Nothing, Rubblebucket, Bill Fay, Bob Mould and more. So turn up the volume and settle in for some seriously stylish sound, with Sew & Tell on BTR!
Deaf dancers find their internal rhythm to beat the sound of silence.
Based in London, Ben Ash makes modern, maximalist R&B, all breakbeat drum samples and Technicolor synths. Equally warm are the human elements: reverb-laden guitars, live pianos, impassioned and screwed vocals. This union—between the robotic and human—is made possible by a pop sensibility that is universal. Check LBPT’s exclusive Q&A below. One. LBPT: How did you get into making tunes? TIP: I was influenced by my dad & mum who are musical and they brought me up jamming at home. LBPT: Saturn: The Slow Jams EP comes out July 16th. What’s the story you’re telling? TIP: Slow jams, love songs and R&B are what I was brought up on but I’m influenced by electronic music with a twist, futuristic sounding synths and warped bass lines, which ties in with the space, sci-fi theme. LBPT: ‘Paint It Red’ features Mikky Ekko all the way from Nashville. How did that collaboration happen? TIP: Just online. I heard his stuff, loved his voice and, when Mikky was in London, we got in the studio. We have only met once and recorded once so I’m looking forward to more one day. LBPT: A lot of musicians working today came up on 90s melodies and production. How does the decade’s music influence yours? TIP: Heavily. It was the era that I was starting to get into music at school, whether it was hip hop, Britpop, 90s R&B, grunge, garage. There was a lot of different genres back then compared to now, when everyone seems to like a bit of everything. LBPT: You’re signed to PMR Records, also home to Jessie Ware and Julio Bashmore. What’s the vibe like in the office? TIP: We are like a family. All good friends and I am a fan of everyone on the label. Genuinely love all the music at PMR. Exciting future. LBPT: To my ear, London has always had a sound even as it’s evolved over time. What about the city gives the music that texture? TIP: Its so diverse, so many cultures and that comes out through music more than anything. Whether it’s grime or punk, it feels like there’s a lot of pain and emotion in London music—like it couldn’t have been made anywhere else. LBPT: Top five slow jams of all time? TIP: Not top but first five that I love which come to my head right this second: Sinead O’Connor – Nothing Compares Otis Redding – I’ve Been Loving You Too Long R. Kelly – Sex Planet D’angelo – Brown Sugar BrownStone – If You Love Me via LBPT
Texas may be known for a lot of things, but derivative African culture is not typically one. Unless, of course, you consider Hard Proof, an Austin-based collective of ten musicians.
Cars and trucks make way for pedestrians as they take over the streets of NYC in a city-sponsored event.
Summer Heat Wave In Full Effect Here On BTR. Come Get Some! The Party Hour mixes up your weekend with some hard and dirty dance beats, hip hop that makes you break your neck, plus remixes of some familiar favorites. Music this week includes double tracks by Major Lazer and Miike Snow.
DJ Meredith visits Asian-fusion restaurant Republic, in New York City. Republic’s underlying motto is “Think Noodles: Fresh, Fast and Affordable.” Learn about her delicious (nutritious!), inexpensive dining experience and enjoy learning how to concoct Republic’s Asian Sangria! Invite a group of friends over for an end-of-summer sangria night, but with an Asian twist!
Exciting new music is coming your way on this weekends Party Hour. Right from the start with hit you with new music featuring Santigold off her new album Master Of My Make Believe. The new music doesn’t stop there, we also have new tracks from Diplo, Rusko and closing out the night a new joint by Atrak. The night bump thru out with music by some of your favorite indie artist.
Romanian world artist Anda Adam brings new life to the realm of dance and pop music, adding international flair to pulsing syncopation’s.
March is rolling full steam ahead with Music Conferences and Festivals! As we leave Austin’s SxSW we now head east to Florida and Miami’s Ultra Music Fest & WMC. The week long extravaganza is going down right now. Every one who’s any one in the electronic and dance scene will be performing. So to give you a taste of what your missing out on, todays show features many of the acts that are featured down in Florida this week. We got some of the biggest producers in the scene right now, including double joints by Steve Aoki, Rusko, Armand Van Helden and kicking off the show with back to back joints by Diplo his Jamacian Cartoon Hero: “Major Lazer.”
00:00 DJ J.Dayz 01:18 #1 Hit – Spank Rock 03:56 Horsey – Diplo 07:35 Cut Me Out – MNDR 10:48 I Fink U Freeky – Die Antword 15:23 Sunlight (feat. Dan Black) – Bag Raiders 19:24 Hits Me Like A Rock (feat. Bobby Gillespie)- CSS 22:55 Home – The Suzan 25:56 DJ J.Dayz 27:48 Pumped Up Kicks (MNDR 4-Track Remix) – Foster The People 32:00 Saturdays – Cut Copy 35:37 BTR Show Promo 35:52 Mine Is Yours (Passion Pit Remix) – Cold War Kids 40:40 Ring My Bell feat. Dev – Donnis 42:43 DJ J.Dayz 43:31 Big Mouth – Santigold 46:32 Wait And See – Holy! Ghost 49:45 The Fighter – Gym Class Heroes 53:28 Pardon Me – The Blow 56:40 DJ J.Dayz 58:41 Disparate Youth – Santigold 62:33 Finish
Mixing it up for your weekend welcome to the Party Hour. Tonights show is packed with great music, news and tour dates. We kick the show off with brand new music with Spank Rock & Santigold. Also new music by producer Diplo, who hands is hands several genres at the moment. Tune in to find out which artist in tonights show have some big headlining concerts coming up.
Welcome to an early Valentines edition of the Party Hour Show. Tonight we celebrate Valentine’s Day with the ladies of the Independent Music scene. The playlist gives love to all the female who have been holding it down the last few years, giving us some of the best music. The playlist includes jams by Lovefoxxx, Nina Sky, Dev, Amanda Blank and Santigold. 00:00 DJ J.Dayz 00:46 Lets Make Love And Listen To Death From Above – CSS 04:00 Keep It Goin’ Louder (feat. Nina Sky & Ricky Blaze) – Major Lazer 07:44 Kiss Kiss Kiss – Kid Sister 09:57 Day Dreaming (Telephoned Dreams Version) – Kid Sister & Telephoned 13:56 DJ J.Dayz 14:40 Home – The Suzan 17:32 Paris Is Burning (Cut Copy Remix) – Lady Hawke 22:49 BTR Show Promo 23:01 Dancing In the Dark (Marc MK Kinchen Remix) – Dev 27:58 Dog Days Are Over (Breakage Remix) – Florence and The Machine 32:36 Earthquake (Treasure Fingers Epicwave Mix) – Little Boots 39:04 Get Some – Lykke Li 42:24 Go – Santigold feat. Karen O 45:45 Heads Will Roll (A-Trak Remix) – Yeah Yeah Yeahs 52:06 Help I’m Alive (The Twelves Remix) – Metric 56:25 DJ (Viking Remix) – Amanda Blank 61:03 DJ J.Dayz 62:21 I’m A Lady (feat. Trouble Andrew) – Santigold 66:04 Finish Kid Sister Apr 6 Sutra Lounge Costa Mesa, CA Santigold Mar 29 Tampa Bay Times Forum Tampa, Fl Mar 31 Amway Arena Orlando, Fl Apr 2 Bank Atlantic Center Sunrise, Fl Apr 4 RBC Center Raleigh, NC Florence & The Machine Feb 21 The O2 London, UK Feb 29 O2 Academy Brixton London, UK Mar 2 The O2 Dublin Dublin, Ireland Mar 4 Bournemouth International Bournemouth, UK