Archive
Get your weekly does of music discovery via the Listening Booth and DJRePete. This week, hit up rock alt from Xenia Rubinos and White Fang, electronica cross-over alt from the Smiths-sounding Eagulls, and folk from the likes of Tanya Donelly. Also, grab that passport and hit up info and artists playing four festivals spanning France to Canada to Portugal to Slovakia. And enter the Backroom in the Listening Booth for this week’s spotlight on blues, featuring traditional tracks by C.W. Stoneking and The Rusty Guns. That’s your Wednesday mix with DJRePete on BTRToday!
Get thee to the Listening Booth today where DJRePete is spinning high energy alt from Dutch Party and Hey Marseilles, and electro bloc by Tenniscoats, and some lighter alt via Quilt and Damien Jurado. Plus, some choice throwbacks mixed in from Noah and the Whale, Passenger, and Justin Vernon’s two bands: Bon Iver and Volcano Choir. Also hit up bands playing this weekend’s Firefly Festival in Dover Delaware as well as the Best Kept Secret Festival in the Netherlands. And in this week’s spotlight, get lost with some trippy jazz freestyle from the likes of the Sunwatchers. That’s this week’s midweek fix with DJRePete on BTRToday!
DJRePete turns the calendar for you with alt rock tracks by Pity Sex and A Giant Dog, more folk from Tenniscoats and Tanya Donnelly, and throwbacks from The Like and M. Ward. And speaking of throwbacks, DJRePete harkens back to his Backroom Blues Hour program with a spotlight featuring R&B by The BellRays, rock from The Pack A.D. , and folk blues with Juba Dance. Plus, hit up info on the upcoming Celebrate Brooklyn festival featuring Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings as well as the members of Saun & Starr. That’s your Listening Booth line-up and your June start on BTRtoday!
Get your midweek music discovery fix in the Listening Booth today with DJRePete. He’s got more collaborations from Tanya Donelly’s Swan Series, electro alt via Alex Napping and Eagulls, and a “Bowie-inspired” set featuring Fauna Shade and a throwback by Pond. Plus hit up info on the upcoming Bravalla Festival in Sweden featuring hometown band The Sounds. And don’t miss an all-female vocals spotlight with the likes of Chairlift, Ex Hex, Night School, and Pity Sex. That’s what’s doin on this edition of the Listening Booth on your BTRtoday Wednesday!
Double Double Shot week on DJ Drew's Dealer's Choice this sunday. Tons of new tunes today - 2 hours of it! Sit back, relax and enjoy!
Enter the Listening Booth this Wednesday where DJRePete is spinning a mix of alt from Marco Benevento, the latest by Cate Le Bon, and electronica crossover via Cellars. Tune in for a preview of music before you can buy it from Tanya Donelly, including the wide folk-to-rock range of her forthcoming album Swan Song Series. And zen out with a folk-tastic spotlight featuring Tenniscoats out of Japan and a throwback instrumental from William Tyler. Join the Listening Booth today on BTRtoday!
Happy Mother's Day! DJ Drew celebrates with 2 blocks of Mother's Day tunes (1 Reggae & 1 Indie Rock). Also a double shot and new tunes at the front. Enjoy 2 hours of great tunes!
Can you believe that 2008 was eight years ago? Today on the show we’re going back in time eight years to see how things have and haven’t changed when it comes to musical trends. And of course, the rest of Garbage Garage is filled with everything and the kitchen sink, from hip-hop to folk to something called cumbia-punk out of East LA! And don’t forget to follow BTR on Facebook, Twitter, tumblr, Pinterest, SoundCloud, and Instagram.