Challenger is the project of NYC producer/composer/songwriter John Ross, featuring a full band for live performances. Drawing on the synth and loop-heavy sounds of 80s new wave, the songs are dense and full of pop hooks. Here, the group plays some songs, then chats with Maia.

Featured song: “How Terrorism Brought Us Back Together”

Complete broadcast and audio playlist:

Back To Bellevue, Challenger’s latest release is now available.

Official website for Challenger:

Upcoming tour dates:
09/21 @ Frankie’s in Toledo, OH

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