Here’s what’s happening today on BTR:
BTR’s artist of the week is Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, who have been bringing back the sweet sounds of vintage soul since the mid-90s. Follow the link to check out music and video from Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings on BTR, and be sure to keep an eye out for our artist of the week every Monday!
This week’s guest on the BTR blog is David Kennedy, who offers a thorough and enthused review of roots rockers Drive By Truckers’ latest, Brighter Than Creation’s Dark.
On to today’s programming!
DJ Wynn BTR – On today’s show, DJ Wynn showcases a variety of bands who are currently on tour, including our BTR artist of the week Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings.
The Darkside – DJ Darkside puts power/prog band Armory on his “Center Stage,” showcasing some of their song along with the BTR debuts of The Sword, Inciter, Perfect Chaos and God Size Hate
10 Degrees of Memphis – This week on 10 Degrees of Memphis, DJ Rachelandthecit previews her SXSW day party, 6 Degrees of Memphis, which will feature 6 Memphis bands and will be headlined by North Mississippi Allstars! Stay tuned for more announcements about BTR at SXSW.
Loud Fast Rules – DJ Bryan dedicates today’s show to “all the great late-70’s and early-80’s Southern California bands that paved the way for bands like Rancid, Green Day and The Offspring,” including the Minutemen, The Gun Club, and Black Flag.
BTR Top 10 – As always, tune in on Mondays as DJ Jeff K brings you this week’s top 10 songs!