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Henry Chadwick seems to be the beach boy of our era, with a Brooklyn flair, straight from the West Coast. Tune in for some good vibrations.
A magical night that was filled with rock’n’roll and losing all control! Keeping the D.I.Y. dream living on.
Exploring the “best of Jam Session in 2016. It was a year of rad interviews with artists like Lettuce, DJ Logic, and Lotus, killer new music, and epic festival experiences.
Meet Faline--the sweet and feisty singer from South Caroline that'll be your new favorite musician!
Roya makes you feel the feels you don’t ever talk about. They’re catchy with some gloomy undertones, old school punk, and catchy lyrics—sure to strike those heartstrings.
Get ready to dance your feels away! This line-up brings all the tunes to move and groove to, and the vibes to cry and sigh to.
Robot videos and political messages create a two-piece experimental band Job Creators, preaching to think about today’s issues in a new light.
Union Pool isn’t my fav place to be, but I must admit, their venue is p chill. Plus, Breanna Barbara is one of the best musicians in all of NYC if you ask me—you’re not going to want to miss this!
Kino Kimino has the voice of an angel and the heart of a true rock star. In her newest album she eve pairs w/ O.G. rockers from Sonic Youth. Hear it here along w/ a chat with the frontwoman herself!
BTR undresses Kate Dressed Up with questions on feminism, politics, and the future of folk music.
Casey Hopkins ranges from funk/psychedelic to garage/punk rock. He joined us in the studio to chat about politics, Florida, funk, punk, and livin' that musician life.
Satan kicked them out of hell and they ended up on the West Coast playing the dark melodic tunes of heartbreak & despair we've all been yearning for--meet The Abigails!
On the future of funk, mariachi-playing dinosaurs, and what it takes to manage a large band.
Today on the show we’re celebrating the full moon tonight with moon songs from The Albertas, Animal Collective, and more…
Meet Jonny Couch—he’s been in the punk scene for a while in multiple cities, but he’s finally releasing his solo album in November, which takes a more melodic punk/synth ‘80’s vibe. Check him out here!
We’re going ethereal on the show today with female-fronted beautiful songs from Boxharp, Linda Perhacs, and Deradoorian and more!
Swoon to the lovesick true-blue rock'n’roller Justin Dean Thomas—a NYC-based musician strumming his guitar to the beat of your heart, while singing sweet nothings ever so sultry into your ears.
This Australian-duo has made their roots in L.A., but that doesn't stop them from touring constantly! Catch them live and you'll find yourself saying, "hell yeah!" by the very first note!
Today on the show we’re celebrating fall by playing a nice, gentle half hour of dad rock. Plus, great new tracks from Alex G and Chain Wallet…
Meet the garage band of your dreams. Based in NYC, Dirty Fences' catchy melodies & raging guitar riffs take you back to a time when bands like The Ramones and The Clash were chart toppers!
Faulkner—an indie group putting an end to genres. With the help of producer RZA (Wu-Tang Clan) & the group's general magical vibes, they're creating a masterpiece you just have to hear for yourself!
Today’s Jam Session is heavy on the funk, reggae and dance. We have a special 3-track spotlight on the forth coming album from reggae-fusion band Spiritual Rez. Titled Setting in the West, the LP drops on October 7th. The band currently has three songs available to stream, including their hit single, “Sober.” Catch them on the road now throughout the rest of the year.
Meet these Nashville-based brothers who have been rockin' since they came out the womb. Jeff The Brotherhood is a punk rock/garage band delicacy you have to hear!
Female-fronted folk from Orenda Fink to Maria Taylor, plus exciting new tracks from the Allah-Las and Nots, and more on the show today!
Jamil Rashad, aka Boulevards, is the funk master, R&B god of the big city. He has the power to make any crowd melt their troubles away and swing their hips.
On sea changes, relationships, peace within, and the rewards of working with Erik Blood on the awesome new album "Night Showers."
Rock'n'roll has always been all-inclusive--not a shy kid left behind. This is especially true for the Toronto-based group shy kids! They've got a lively vibe, with melodic punk and ambitious indie beats.
Today on the show we’ve got a brand new track from Of Montreal, and a quick celebration of the only holiday Augusts have: birthdays. And much more…
Rosebug is the newest quintessential Brooklyn-based band that is a must hear for you to know and love! One listen to their catchy and lovely tunes and you’re hooked for life.
On odd corners, spooky jams, gender balance, and elephants.
Breanna Barbara is putting the edge back in Americana. She takes blues, rock, and old school country to create melodies oozing with passion—you won’t hear anything this year with more heart!
Summer retrospective through music with DJ Drew's Dealer's Choice on BTR
Meet Beat Club—the side project of Jeff Kite, keyboardist for Julian Casablancas + The Voidz. It’s noisy, it’s eerie, it’s fun, and it’s catchy AF—take a listen to the future!
Dreamy aesthetics, sultry sounds, and soothing vocals all come to mind when you listen to the 1960s inspired folk tunes by the NYC-based musician CHILLEMI. Hear his new EP here before it’s released!
Meet Dulls, the Philadelphia-based group inspired by your favorite ‘90’s grunge bands. They’ll hit you hard with nostalgia, all while simultaneously giving you music like nothing you’ve heard before!
Tacocat is the must-have band for your summer playlist. You gotta love 'em! They're fun, colorful, punk rock and love cats--and if the Internet has taught us anything, it's that the world loves cats!
Ladies and gentlemen, go-go listen to the Death Valley Girls! They're the L.A.-based band with all the loving tenderness of a buzz saw and a '60's-pop sound with a punk rock kick.
The Nude Party is a HiFi, crazy six-piece band from the mountains of Boone, North Carolina. They're a rambunctious bunch who don't give any f*cks and know how to have fun.
The Nude Party is a HiFi, crazy six-piece band from the mountains of Boone, North Carolina. They're a rambunctious bunch who don't give any f*cks and know how to have fun.
We sit down with Fancy Colors, a band truly for the sake of art. Comprised of Zac Cowell and Dave Heilman, these guys are veterans of the music scene--having worked with artists like Regina Spektor and Of Montreal!
On New York, babies, visual art, and pyramids made with Legos.
Rey Pila is the adolescent child of Depeche Mode and David Bowie that was raised by wild Iggy Pop! This week we interview lead singer, Diego Solórzano and listen to their album "The Future Sugar."
Rey Pila is the adolescent child of Depeche Mode and David Bowie, that was raised by wild Iggy Pop! This week we interview lead singer, Diego Solórzano and listen to their album "The Future Sugar."
Meet the one-of-a-kind band able to hit everybody somewhere deep down—no matter what genre of music they’re into. They’re called Bad Orb, and they’ll rock your world.
Meet the east coasters who combine dad rock, old-school country, punk, and The Spice Girls to create what is BOYTOY—a NYC-based band that’ll surf their way to the top of your playlist.
Meet the east coasters who combine dad rock, old-school country, punk, and The Spice Girls to create what is BOYTOY—a NYC-based band that’ll surf their way to the top of your playlist.
On space, sonic architecture, big reveals, and snakes coming out of ducks.
Meet Lou and Ben from Winstons, an NYC-based band that has only drums and guitars, accompanied by some heartbreaking rock’n’roll lyrics that are sure to get you movin’ and swoonin’!
The wildest chicks heading the most badass band you’ll ever hear! This week we talk with Toronto-based band Dilly Dally about their big break, punk rock, and Lady Gaga.
On writing songs about oppression in taxis and why inspiration is a fickle bitch.
Yazan, is the most well-rounded musician you'll find anywhere in NYC, maybe even the world! His bluesy vibes and guitar riffs don't keep him from exploring all kinds of new musical mediums.
Grab your dad and your drugs, because on this week's Discovery Corner we're talking to the Brooklyn-based psych-punk band Acid Dad!
On the small victories of perseverance and making music for yourself.
Combine Dick Dale with The Buzzcocks and you’ve got Tijuana Panthers—the Californian based band that will give you a pick-me-up and a kick in the gut all at once!
The Toronto-based band PUP is nothing like the cute puppies that appear when you search their name. They’re punk rock to the core, with raw and hard sounds to get your blood pumping.
BTRtoday talks to Lias Saoudi from the wild rock band Fat White Family about music making, touring, getting naked on stage, opening for Iggy Pop, and all kinds of fun stuff!
BTRtoday talks to Lias Saoudi from the wild rock band Fat White Family about music making, touring, getting naked on stage, opening for Iggy Pop, and all kinds of fun stuff!
Roger Poulin of the Burnt Seeds talks songwriting in abandoned factories and intergalactic nebula surfing through rock and roll.
Holly Miranda is the badass, rock 'n' roller chick you'd think only exists in movies. Her songs have heartbreaking lyrics backed by killer melodies.
Meet Crook Kid, Minnie, and Rusty from the punk rock band The Coathangers. A trio of badass chicks singing about nosebleeds, tequila, and nestling boobies to head bang your little heart out to!
Luna Rose is a band that you just are really going to want to hang out with. A trio recently turned four piece, they play sweet sweet sounds and have a damn good time doing it. Check them out!
On cocaine-fueled adventures in Miami and songwriting in the beautiful isolation of Upstate New York.
What's a beach without some creeps? Say hello to the band Beech Creeps! A band consisting of some of the most creative and expert musicians ready to rock your ears off!
What's a beach without some creeps? Say hello to the band Beech Creeps! A band consisting of some of the most creative and expert musicians ready to rock your ears off!
This week we catch up with JP, frontman for the Brooklyn-based band herMajesty, to talk about using the mind, body, and music as a canvas.
Get some of the best new music in rotation here on BTRtoday in this Top 10 Countdown with your host, DJ Emily!
On the art of songwriting through heartbreak and making it big on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.
BTR chats with the Brooklyn-based duo Lilly Wolf. They're dreamy, they're dark, and they've got the New York's underground music scene wrapped around their finger.

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