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It’s another Weird Wednesday here on BTR, because it’s time for God Bless Weirdmerica. I can’t always promise that every band will actually be from the US, or that everyone on the show is freak folk, but I CAN promise that you aren’t going to be able to hear a show like this on regular radio. Pledge allegiance to God Bless Weirdmerica, with greats songs today from Man Man, Gardens & Villa, Nat Baldwin, and more!
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!
Happy Halloween!!! I’ve put together a very spooky Halloween show for you today. If you want the type of sexy costume Halloween, then this show is not for you. If you want a creepy, spooky, are spirits real kind of Halloween, then you’re definitely going to want to put this on on your party. We’ve got songs like Killr Punx, Scary Demons, Blood Runs, and the very Halloween Chicken Shit. So let’s get spooky, today on BTR!
We’ve got three amazing new artists on the show today, all featuring some powerful female vocalists: Land Lines, Deradoorian, and Briana Marela. It’s really awesome to be able to play so much new music from women on the show. Plus, a really playful new track from Fenster and a now decade-old song from favorite Old Time Relijun. And as always, don’t forget to give BTR a like on Facebook!
It’s August, so if you haven’t been making the most of your summer it’s time to get to it! That’s why we’re doing a FUN show today. All of the songs are fun songs, and even if they’re sad, they’re still the fun kind of sad songs. Not sure what that means? Well then you’ll just have to listen to the show! And while you’re at it! Make sure to check out BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Instagram, SoundCloud, an Pinterest!
Welcome to God Bless Weirdmerica, emphasis on the WEIRD! Today we talk about sweat, tacos, and brand new music. We’ve got new tracks from Flo Morrissey and Choir Of Young Believers, plus some old favorites from Man Man, Beach House, and Black Dice. Survive the heat and weird out with us!
Everybody, stop the presses! It finally happened! We’re finally playing…straight up country on the Saturday show. Well, it was bound to happen sooner or later- BTR gives all kinds of music a fair shake. Plus, it’s only one song. And oh yeah, we’ve got a ton of other great stuff from Telegraph Canyon, Good Field and Flo Morrissey. Make sure to check them all out!
There is just something so beautiful about Alexis Taylor’s voice. That’s why I’m aways excited to see a new Hot Chip album, and we’re playing some of it on the show for you today! And that’s not even the tip of the ice berg- we’ve got new Heartless Bastards, sounding bigger and more badass than ever, plus brand new Unknown Mortal Orchestra. Saturdays are usually my favorite day of the week, but this definitely seals the deal!
Welcome to another edition of God Bless Weirdmerica! Even though he’s technically not American, I’m trilled to play some folk on the show today from The Tallest Man On Earth. He’s got a new album out, and it’s now a huge departure from his previous work, which is just fine by me. And as always, don’t forget to check out BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Instagram, SoundCloud, and Pinterest!
We have another great warm-weather Saturday playlist for you! Lots and lots of great songs on the show for you today, everything from Slavic Soul Party to Speedy Ortiz. And while you’re here, make sure to take a moment and check out the rest of the site. Check us out on social media, too! BTR has so much great stuff for you, definitely don’t miss out!
Hello, and welcome to your first Saturday of May 2015! April showers are over, Coachella has come and gone, and it’s officially summer music festival season. The show is packed with excellent new music, and some old favorites, too (check out that nearly ancient now Joanna Newsom!). Enjoy the nice weather and enjoy the tunes!
Happy Spring Saturday! We’ve got a great show for you today with a lot of great new music! I’m most excited for the new Mountain Goats album, Beat the Champ, which is all about wrestling. It’s also very exciting to hear the sophomore effort from Speedy Ortiz, Foil Deer. We’ve got all that plus much, much more on the show today! And don’t forget to take a moment and follow BTR on Facebook and all the other social medias!
Welcome to God Bless Weirdmerica on BTR! Today we’ve got new tracks from Ava Luna, Jerusalem in My Heart and Suuns, and Roisin Murphy. Plus, stand out tracks from Cass McCombs, Circulatory System, and King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard. All of that, plus don’t forget to follow BTR on Facebook to stay up to date with all of the latest happenings here at BTR!
Today we’re packing a ton of different genres onto the show. Of course we’ve got your indie rock and electronic tunes, but we’ve also got country folk, jazz, and even an artist representing Brazilian music. And as always, don’t forget to follow BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Pinterest, Instagram, and SoundCloud to stay up to date on all the latest goings-on at the station!
You wouldn’t believe the amount of great music on the show this week if I told you! Ok, I’m going to tell you: we have new albums from The Very Best (who are, in my opinion, the actual very best), Laura Marling, and Waxahatchee! I loved Cerulean Salt, so you can bet I’m excited for a new record from her. Plus, we have a ton amazing things happening at BTR this week, so make sure to follow us on Facebook to stay up to date!
It’s the second Wednesday in April and you know what that means— God Bless Weirdmerica! We’re keeping it weird (the radio, not Austin) with new tracks from Simon Joyner, Sufjan Stevents, and Stone Jack Jones. All that and more- plus, stay tuned for all of the other great programming on the station today, and don’t forget to follow BTR on Facebook!
Hello! It’s Unprepared Week here on BTR! Unfortunately, this show doesn’t exactly go along with the theme: this show was prepared with a ton of great new music, ready to go! We’ve got blissed out 60s strummy rock from Drug Cabin and smooth-voiced Kevin Morby playing his jangly tunes. Make sure to stick around and check it all out! Right here, on BTR!
Welcome back to the wonderful world of weird here on BTR! We’ve got a doozy for you today- we’re even going off script with a normal song with a weird title. Plus, my new favorite multi-genre act, dunkelbunt. It’s wacky and weird and everything we stand for here on God Bless Weirdmerica. So sit back, relax, and get ready to get weird.
Happy Saturday! Finally, the weather feels like it’s starting to warm up, and oh yeah, the songs are heating up here on BTR. We’ve got great new songs on the show today from the likes of Will Butler, Evand the Death, and Ryley Walker. Make sure to check it out. Plus, don’t forget to follow BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Instagram, SoundCloud, and Pinterest.
It’s Wednesday and you know what that means! It’s time for weird, weird, weird! That’s right, it’s God Bless Weirdmerica and we’ve got some very exciting brand new tunes for you- Dan Deacon, Of Montreal, and EULA. Make sure to stay tuned today and check it out! And don’t forget to follow BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Instagram, Pinterest, and SoundCloud.
Well, another freezing week here in New York City. Last week on the show, I played all of my favorite love songs, so this week I have twice as many new tunes to play! They’ll make up for the cold weather and keep you warm. And don’t forget to check out BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Pinterest, Instagram, and SoundCloud.
Happy Valentine’s Day!!!! I know it’s a corny, made-up holiday, but I love it anyways. Whether or not you’re in a “relationship,” I just think it’s a really fun day to tell all your friends and family you love them, and maybe make some silly heart-shaped crafts. Plus, it breaks up the monotony of the cold, cold winter. And boy is it cold here in NYC. I hope you enjoy this V-Day playlist, and you find a way to stay warm!
It’s the Wednesday before Valentine’s Day, and on God Bless Weirdmeria we’re talking about vocal fry. Yes, the “uhhhhh” sound that your voice sometimes makes that everyone’s been talking about recently. Is it weirder to talk with it, or without it? That, plus a ton of great weird music on the show today!
It's time for a Mardi Gras party on BTR's Roadside Assistance, presented by United Airlines! Listen as 8 different BTR DJs present 8 different interpretations on what kind of soundtrack goes best with New Orleans, bourbon and beads
Happy Saturday! The Super Bowl is tomorrow! How exciting! Since you’re likely going to spend your Sunday doing what basically everyone else in America is doing, you should spend your Saturday doing something different and special: listening to the best new independent music out there! So much good stuff was released this week, you won’t want to miss it. Plus, check us out on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Instagram, Pinterest, and SoundCloud!
Oooo-weee did we get a lot of snow in New York this week! I love a great big snowstorm almost as much as I love a weird playlist. That’s why I’ve created a snow-centric God Bless Weirdmerica this week. Perfect for a snow day, so make sure to check it out!
It’s the end of January! That means only two more cold months before it starts to get warm! Maybe it’s too early to celebrate, but we are in that time of the year when a ton of amazing bands drop new albums, and am I excited to play some of them for you today. Keep your ears peeled for brand new tunes from The Dodos, AJ Davila, and Jack Name! Plus, don’t forget to check out BTR on Facebook and Like us!
Welcome to the Saturday Show!! We’ve got great new music on the show today to keep you warm, especially since it was so so cold this week. These are the songs that will get you through the winter that you can picture yourself dancing to all summer long at festivals and outdoor free shows. And don’t forget to check out BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Instagram, Pinterest, and SoundCloud.
God Bless Weirdmerica has two really exciting new artists with new tracks on the show today: Dan Deacon and Panda Bear. PB’s work outside of Animal Collective has never been more exciting, and we’ve got two tracks for you today. For more great content, make sure to follow BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Instagram, SoundCloud and Pinterest.

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