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Ibibio Sound System is Back!

Today we will be previewing singles from forthcoming albums by Grandchildren, Hand Habits and Ibibio Sound System. I will also play a new track by old fave, Royal Trux. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:56 - Stand With Me - Night Beats 04:44 - Little Town of Not No More - Fulton Lights 08:35 - I Could Be Wrong - Angelo De Augustine 12:40 - C to C - Praises 16:15 - Good to Be Along - Erika Wennerstrom 26:26 - The Jaunt on BTR 27:17 - Placeholder - Hand Habits 31:01 - Give It A Chance -...


New Year, New Music!

Today we will be playing some albums from the end of last year (2018) that we missed. I am going to share new releases by Mattiel, The Flesh Eaters and Night Beats. Also, make sure to listen to the show until the end - you'll hear a track by Jersey City, New Jersey artist, Beninghove's Hangmen, that I featured on my recent edition of Spotlight on the City. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:34 - The Matador Pt. 2 - Lisa/Liza 08:41 - I’ll Be Alright - Foxwarren 11:05 - Younger - Nylon...


Honorable Mentions

Happy New Year! Welcome to the first edition of The Jaunt for 2019. Today, I'll be covering some "honorable mentions" from 2018 - tracks that I didn't cover on my "Best Of" shows, but that I LOVED. You'll hear tunes by Rose Droll, Uni, Remy, Calexico, Phantastic Ferniture, Trace Mountains (make sure to check out the BTR Live Studio session they filmed last year) and more. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 01:00 - Coco Pebbles - Remy 03:34 - Winter, on the moon - Bedbug 06:10 - Celebrate -...


Best of 2018 (Part 2)

Today I'll be playing my favorite tracks from the 2018. It's my absolute favorite podcast to produce because I get to revisit all of the best artists, albums and songs from the year. You'll hear tunes by Cat Power, Middle Kids, Hop Along, SC Mira and more. Plus, check out some of the artists that visited us in NYC for BTR Live Sessions like IDLES and our BTR Artist of the Year - Neighbor Lady and a very special BTR Hear & There episode with the one and only, Erika Wennerstrom. Thanks for...

Best of 2018 (Part 1)

It's that time of year again! Today is Part 1 of my two part "Best of 2018" series. You'll hear some of my favorite artists, albums and songs from the year. It's gonna be awesome. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Best of The Jaunt 2018 (Part 1) 00:54 - How to Socialise & Make Friends - Camp Cope 04:03 - Real Talk - Titus Andronicus 11:18 - A Partner to Lean On - Trace Mountains 14:34 - Don't Try To Lie To Me - The Burning Peppermints 18:39 - Free (CLEAN) - SC Mira 21:42 - I Feel So Lonely - Gabriella...


The Thirteenth of December

It's your lucky day - Thursday, December 13th! You'll hear tunes by Rose Droll, Tomorrow's Tulips, Nylon Smile and more! Also, check out some of my favorite songs from my other podcast, Spotlight on the City. Check out my Best of 2018 episode here. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:40 - Episodes in the Park - Rose Droll 03:44 - Pillow - Isla Invisible 08:21 - Last Summer in Omaha - Azure Ray 11:46 - Chaitius - Julia Holter 19:53 - open window - nêhiyawak 23:18 - The Vine - Doe Paroo...


Panda Bear is Back!

Animal Collective member Panda Bear is back with a new single from his forthcoming album, Buoys, which will be out on February 8th via Domino. It's his first solo album in four years and we are excited! You'll also hear tunes by Grapetooth, Linen Closet, Azure Ray and more! Stay tuned. 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:41 - Dolphin - Panda Bear 04:17 - Imagine On - Grapetooth 08:09 - Moments - Sun Breaks 10:50 - Little Words (Bonus Track) - Beacon 14:54 - Nova Prime - Heaters 19:12 - Everybody...


Sleeping Volcanoes

We have good news! Cass McCombs and Deer Tick are coming out with new releases in 2019 and I'll be previewing tracks from those albums today. It's the last Thursday of November. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:35 - Sleeping Volcanoes (radio edit) - Cass McCombs 04:27 - Wildfire - J Fernandez 09:22 - Sleeping In The Bathroom - Tim Cohen 11:53 - Hold On Love - Azure Ray 16:28 - Sweet Saviour - Villagers 20:56 - blue and red horses - Adrianne Lenker 24:08 - The Jaunt on BTR 24:57 -...


Turkey Day Tunes

Happy Thanksgiving! This very special edition of the Jaunt will feature Thanksgiving related tunes and trivia. 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:43 - Thanksgiving I - Heaters 03:48 - The Prize - Spiritualized 09:08 - Care - Advance Base 12:23 - Indians Never Die - Black Belt Eagle Scout 16:50 - Shorter Days - Frontperson 20:26 - Visions of a Different World - Great Lake Swimmers 22:53 - The Jaunt on BTR 24:02 - Momma - Hello June 25:06 - Strawberry Pie - Echo Courts 28:59 - You've Got To Get Home...


This Time Around

A new single by Jessica Pratt is on The Jaunt Today. Her forthcoming album, Quiet Signs, will be out on February 8th, 2019 via Mexican Summer Records and City Slang. You'll also hear tracks by Swearin' , Fucked up, Body Type, Blue Ranger and more! Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:46 - Toxic Planet - Cobra Man 03:06 - Fun Destruction - Teleman 06:03 - How To Quit Smoking - Papercuts 09:07 - Oil And Water - Swearin' 12:08 - A Little More Numb - Les Big Byrd 18:20 - The Jaunt on BTR...


We Got it Goin On

Jerry Williams, Jr., aka Swamp Dogg, kicks off The Jaunt today. His debut album, Total Destruction To Your Mind, came out in 1970. 48 years later, he released his twenty-second album, Love, Loss, and Auto-Tune via Joyful Noise Recordings. You'll also hear new songs by Cobra Man, Munya, Julia Holter, Persian Leaps and more. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 01:03 - Lonely - Swamp Dogg 03:40 - We Got it Goin On - Cobra Man 08:28 - Under the Lilacs - The Persian Leaps 11:44 - Holla, Space...


It's the First of the Month

It's the first day of November and I'll be playing the first track off of my many of favorite new releases. Do you think it's smart to put the best song first? Should you save the gold for later in the album? Please discuss! Plus, tunes from Cat Power, Great Lake Swimmers, Death Valley Girls, Tropa Magica and more. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:43 - Wanderer - Cat Power 01:53 - 47th St - Shannen Moser 04:17 - Angel - Yowler 07:42 - The Talking Wind - Great Lake Swimmers 12:01 -...


Let's Get Spooky!

Halloween is a creepy time of year so I put together a spooky playlist to celebrate the holiday. Today you'll hear some scary (fun) facts about Halloween, listen to some amazing music and have a killer time! Stay tunes for tracks about beasts, spiders, vamps and more! Boo! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:43 - Wear Black - Death Valley Girls 03:42 - Colossus - IDLES 09:21 - Wax - Bilge Rat 12:03 - Doom - Dilly Dally 15:56 - Black Cloud - Whitney Ballen 19:35 - Spiders - Lung 23:10 - Exorcist...


Love is Magic

Pittsburgh - based outfit Rave Ami make their debut on the show today. Their album, All Great Bands Break Up, is out now on Misra Records. You'll also hear tracks from John Grant's latest album, Love is Magic, Cat Power, Helena Deland and Leem of Earth. Plus, stay tuned for artists that I highlighted on my October edition of Spotlight on the City in which I featured St. Louis, Missouri. 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:42 - Hello - Anna St. Louis 03:26 - After Life - Rave Ami 08:34 - A Stone Is a...


Cat Power is Back!

Cat Power is back with her latest album, Wanderer, which is out now on Domino Records. I'll also feature new music from Big Thief's Adrianne Lenker, Fucked Up, Molly Burch and more. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:34 - Black - Cat Power 04:28 - Out of your mind - Adrianne Lenker 08:15 - Oh My Love (What Have We Done) - Amber Arcades 11:28 - Insight - Frontperson 14:15 - Rodeo (Yadi Yada) - Elisapie 17:46 - The Open Sea - Great Lake Swimmers 24:08 - Handshakes - Hello June 29:39 -...


10-4 (I Understand Your Transmission)

October brings a colorful array of great new music from Great Lake Swimmers, Black Belt Eagle Scout, Tasha and more! Plus, a new track from old faves, Marijuana Deathsquad's latest album, Tuff Guy Electronics. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:38 - Rabbits - Advance Base 05:30 - Holding Nothing Back - Great Lake Swimmers 09:16 - Child Of Divorce - Tim Cohen 15:04 - Thunder Follows - Mutual Benefit 19:43 - Ton vieux nom - Elisapie 24:20 - Kind Of Love - Tasha 28:58 - The Jaunt on BTR...


The Season Between Summer and Winter

Today I'll be featuring a tune by Unloved, project of Jade Vincent, her partner the producer/composer Keefus Ciancia (who worked with T Bone Burnett on the True Detective Soundtrack) and the DJ and producer/composer David Holmes. You'll also hear from Richard Reed Parry, an Arcade Fire member who recently signed to Anti Records, Capital Punishment - a band from 1982 featuring Ben Stiller, and Frontperson, the project of New Pornographers' Kathryn Calder and Mark Andrew Hamilton of...


Pale September

Black Belt Eagle Scout, the project of Katherine Paul (aka KP), makes her debut on The Jaunt today. Her debut album, Mother of My Children, is out now on Saddle Creek Records. We also have new music from Advance Base, the brainchild of Owen Ashworth. His latest release, Animal Companionship, will be released via Run For Cover Records on September 21st. You might remember his electronic pop project Casiotone for the Painfully Alone. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:43 - Soft Stud -...


Thursday the Thirteenth

Spiritualized is back with their eighth studio album, And Nothing Hurt, which is out now on Fat Possum Records - I'll be playing one of their new tunes! Plus, you'll be hearing a track from Bristol outfit Idles latest release, Joy as an Act of Resistance. They stopped by the BTR Live Studio last April and you can check out their session here. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:40 - Marijuana - Dilly Dally 04:47 - 700,000 FEMA Coffins - A.D.UL.T 07:22 - Figure It Out - Beachtape 10:18...


Ba-Dee-Ya, Dancing in September

Doe Paoro kicks off today's show with a tune from her forthcoming album, Soft Power, which will be available on October 19th via Anti- Records. Plus, music from Odetta Hartman's latest release, Old Rockhounds Never Die. You'll also hear from Goon, Annalibera, Field Division and more. It's September! Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:32 - Over - Doe Paoro 04:00 - Broke My Own - Shannon Shaw 07:01 - Sweet Home Alabama - Caroline Says 10:19 - Shades of Blue - Starman Jr. 13:20 - A...