For the past few years, Portland, Maine’s Tyler Jackson (also of recent BTR Live Studio guests Endless Jags) has been turning out fuzzy pop gems — leaning towards psych rock at times, riff-heavy indie rock at others — under the name Foam Castles. The project began, like many, as a home recording project that then began featuring an amorphous lineup of musician friends before solidifying into a full-fledged band. Here, Jackson presents a new song, stripped down to its essence, as he first wrote it, and performed with only an acoustic guitar and vocal microphone.
In this, the fourth in a series of BTR Hear & There episodes shot on location in Maine, in collaboration with HillyTown.com, Tyler Jackson of Foam Castles performs live and acoustic in his basement practice space in Portland, Maine.
Featured Song: “Underground Interiors”
Foam Castles’ Bonanza vinyl edition will be out soon from Teenarena Records.
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BTR Hear & There features original and dynamic musicians performing live in interesting locations, all shot in beautiful HD video. New episodes every other Wednesday from BreakThru Radio. Watch more episodes of BTR Hear & There at our Blip page: http://blip.tv/btrhearandthere
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