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The Jaunt

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The Jaunt is a two hour journey with Lottie that features the latest album releases from both up-and-coming and established bands and artists. In addition to tracks from the BTRtoday library, she gets hyperlocal, tracking down music from artists in cities all around the world, both big and small. Expect to hear tracks by acts from places like Paris, Reykjavik, Johannesburg, San Antonio, Alaska and beyond. This podcast series was previously known as The Thursday Show.

The Jaunt is a two hour journey with Lottie that features the latest album releases from both up-and-coming and established bands and artists. In addition to tracks from the BTRtoday library, she gets hyperlocal, tracking down music from artists in cities all around the world, both big and small. Expect to hear tracks by acts from places like Paris, Reykjavik, Johannesburg, San Antonio, Alaska and beyond. This podcast series was previously known as The Thursday Show.

Location:

United States

Description:

The Jaunt is a two hour journey with Lottie that features the latest album releases from both up-and-coming and established bands and artists. In addition to tracks from the BTRtoday library, she gets hyperlocal, tracking down music from artists in cities all around the world, both big and small. Expect to hear tracks by acts from places like Paris, Reykjavik, Johannesburg, San Antonio, Alaska and beyond. This podcast series was previously known as The Thursday Show.

Language:

English


Episodes

Music Makes the World Go 'Round

2/19/2021
"Lots of new music for your ears on The Jaunt today! You'll hear from the BTR artist of the week Jocelyn Mackenzie (her solo debut, PUSH, is out now on Righteous Babe Records), James Gardin, An Only Child, Kinlaw, The Fleshtones, and Felicia Douglass, who virtually invited BTR into her home last May for a BTR Live From Home Session. You can check it out here. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 01:03 - I Could Get A Tattoo In Paris - An Only Child 05:54 - Look At Me - Jocelyn Mackenzie...

Duration:02:00:23

Hearts and Lovers

2/12/2021
"We have a very special Valentine's Day mix for you today! There will be lots of songs about.......LOVE (everyone seems to write about it, so it wasn't hard to find tons of great tracks). Plus, stay tuned for a song by Sweetnest, a band I featured on the recent edition of Spotlight on the City. 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:42 - Green Eyes - Arlo Parks 03:57 - Love Begets Love - Jocelyn Mackenzie 07:34 - Heartbeat - INEZ 11:18 - Oh My Love - Albertine Sarges 15:54 - Heart - The Weather Station...

Duration:01:59:52

Sing Me a Song

2/5/2021
"Arlo Parks long awaited debut solo album, Collapsed in Sunbeams, is finally out! We'll be listening to track today on the podcast . You'll also hear from Branjae, Jocelyn Mackenzie (founding member of Pearl and the Beard), Bobby T. Lewis, Brother Galen, Little Gold, K Michelle Dubois and more! Plus, you'll hear music from award winning steel pan player, Fimber Bravo's upcoming release, Lunar Tredd. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:45 - Assez Assez - Delgres 03:58 - More U Know - Raf...

Duration:02:02:19

Ultramodernist Musical Techniques

1/29/2021
"Montreal outfit The Besnard Lakes are back with their 6th studio album (and first in 5 years) The Besnard Lakes Are the Last of the Great Thunderstorm Warnings. This is the first release on their new label, Fat Cat. Plus, you'll new music from Pom Poko, Dale Crover (The drummer for Melvins!), Hermitess, and more. I will also preview a song from Sarah Mary Chadwick's upcoming album, Me And Ennui Are Friends, Baby. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:42 - Like A Lady - Pom Poko 03:25 -...

Duration:02:03:39

Very Fantastic

1/22/2021
"Today I'll be "spinning" new tracks by Buck Meek, Hermitess, Andrew Deadman, Brocrisp and Summer Dregs, Mariya May! Plus, Jordana is back with her second full-length album, titled Something to Say...To You. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:48 - Two Moons (morning) - Buck Meek 03:25 - Sanctuary - Hiss Golden Messenger 07:14 - The Strongest People Have Tender Hearts - Evangeline Gentle 12:09 - Make Worry For Me - Bonnie 'Prince' Billy & Matt Sweeney 16:02 - 35 - Bill Callahan 19:48 -...

Duration:02:02:34

Free Your Mind

1/15/2021
"Slaughter Beach, Dog released a surprise album, At The Moon Base, on 12/14/20! I'll play track from their fourth full length album today. You'll also hear from Land of the Lakes, a duo from St. John's, NL, that I featured on my recent edition of Spotlight on the City. 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:47 - Take Your Turn - Falcon Jane 04:03 - Ascent of the Ascended - Tim Burgess 10:48 - Unspoken Hopes - Stephen Chopek 13:55 - Nobody Knows - Postdata 17:05 - Breaking My Heart - Van Dykes 20:25 - A...

Duration:02:01:18

Saxophone Solos

1/8/2021
"The first week of the new year brings us songs by Caitlin Pasko, Tim Burgess, Gaspard Eden, Laura Groves, and more! Plus, listen for a a sweet saxophone solo on one of the tracks. Can you hear it? Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:45 - 3rd eye weeping - Son Little 03:55 - Everything ft. Rosie Lowe - Gotts Street Park 07:28 - Shoemonk feat. Vula Malinga - The Nix 10:58 - Searching Spirit - Dirty Projectors 13:32 - Talking With Friends - The Deathray Davies 16:14 - Down In The Dumps -...

Duration:02:01:39

Y2K + 21

1/1/2021
"Happy New Year! It's a 2021 Space Odyssey. We're going to celebrate with songs courtesy of Tall Tall Trees, Sophia St. Helen, Lido Pimienta, and Katie Dey, just to name a few. Plus, we'll hear a track from Calexico's latest album Seasonal Shift. Stay tuned! 00:00 - Happy New Year from The Jaunt 00:37 - Peace of Mind - Calexico 03:52 - Look Backward On Your Future Look Forward To Your Past - Bonnie "Prince" Billy 07:40 - Expectations - Tall Tall Trees 12:19 - Rocketship - Buffalo Rose 15:42...

Duration:02:01:43

Best of 2020 (Part II)

12/25/2020
"Happy Holidays! Today I will play all of my favorite music from the year. As promised, here is the list of my most loved albums from 2020: 1. Sarah Mary Chadwick - “Please Daddy” 2. Son Little - “Aloha” 3. Frazey Ford - “U kin B the Sun” 4. Waxahatchee - “St Cloud” 5. Young Jesus - “Welcome to Conceptual Beach” 6. Anjimile - “Giver Taker” 7. Lanterns On The Lake - “Spook The Herd” 8. Andy Shauf - “Neon Skyline” 9. Bartees Strange - “Live Forever” 10. Thao & The Get Down Stay Down - “Temple”...

Duration:02:01:54

Best of 2020 (Part I)

12/18/2020
"Today is Part 1 in a two part series of The Jaunt's best of 2020! Join me as we listen to my favorite music from the year. You'll hear tracks from Torres, Brigid Dawson and The Mother's Network, Arlo Parks, Bill Callahan, Don Bryant (who recently received his first Grammy nomination for the album “You Make Me Feel"), and much more! Part 2 will air on December 25th and I'll reveal my Top 10 albums of the year. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Best of The Jaunt (Part 1) 01:07 - When Will Death Come -...

Duration:02:04:56

All Around the World

12/11/2020
"3 Fridays left in 2020! Today you'll hear songs by Mamalarky, Anna McClellan, Joan of Arc, Told Slant, The Cribs, Eels and more! Also, stay tuned for the end of the show where I highlight band and musicians that were on my other podcast, Spotlight on the City this year. Check out my "Best Of 2020" show by clicking here. 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:38 - Almighty Heat - Mamalarky 04:08 - Feel You - Anna McClellan 08:50 - Sacred Place - Jack Name 12:36 - All of a Sudden - Falcon Jane 17:30 -...

Duration:01:59:30

Particles

12/4/2020
"PARTICLES Lyrics/melody: Malin Pettersen I hear scientists say particles move in the strangest ways That some can move in waves and sometimes even fly through space Not the strongest telescope can see it’s flight, but yet we know That it has to be there because it has to be so..... Tune in for the full song by Malin Pettersen today on The Jaunt! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:41 - Favourite Kind Of Girl ft. Flikka - Gotts Street Park 05:16 - Full Fathom Five feat. Philipp Plessmann - The Nix...

Duration:02:00:26

The Day After

11/27/2020
"It's the day after Thanksgiving and I have a playlist to help you nurse your food hangover and get you through your Friday. Do you have the days off? Are you eating leftovers and relaxing? I sure hope so! I can't believe it's the holiday season. What a year! Today you'll hear tunes by The Nix, Falcon Jane, The Soods, Weekend Lovers, Jack Name, Emily Edrosa, and much more. 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:41 - Raisin - Anna McClellan 02:35 - The Electric Slide - Rubber Band Gun 07:18 - Tried To...

Duration:01:58:04

When This Blows Over

11/20/2020
"The song "When This Blows Over" by Oklahoma musician John Calvin Abney really resonated with me. The chorus sings 'There was a time in my life when I could be anywhere/ so, when this blows over/when this blows over/ I'm coming over to see my friend.' It seems we are all talking about what we want to do once COVID "blows over," so I truly enjoyed hearing my/our collective thoughts put into song. At the end he says "We can summer together if we can winter this" - there couldn't be a more...

Duration:02:04:46

Friday the 13th

11/13/2020
"Today I'll school you with some fun facts about Friday the 13th (I realized I knew nothing about the day!) and some music by Eels, Fat Tony, Secret Sun, Max Helgemo, Laura Jane Grace, Emmy the Great and our top artist for this week - Oceanator! Plus, you'll hear from 10 Cent Stranger, a band from Laramie, Wyoming that I featured on my recent edition of Spotlight on the City. 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:44 - Are We Alright Again - Eels 04:24 - Get Precious - Yukon Blonde 07:52 - My Car is...

Duration:02:01:11

Optimisme

11/6/2020
"A big Happy Birthday goes out to my Mom! I'll be spinning some birthday related tunes to celebrate. You'll also hear me express my anxiety over the election (The Jaunt was recorded on Wednesday, 11/4, the day after the election). Hopefully when you read this, we will have reason to celebrate. Let's enjoy some music in the meantime by The Budos Band, The Hot Breath, Velvet Gentleman, Laura Jane Grace, and more. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:41 - Clumsy - Henriette Sennenvaldt 06:19...

Duration:02:01:02

Allhallowe'en Eve

10/30/2020
"One day until Halloween. Four days until the election. It's a very spooky time of year. Today you'll hear tracks about Goblins, Vampires, Ghosts, Clowns,Devils, and more! Did you know that Halloween dates back to to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain? The Celts believed that the dead would come back on October 31 to visit their homes. Families would leave food out for the spirits. Scary! Plus, it's been 211 years since the first US elections, and only 100 years since women were granted...

Duration:02:03:54

Scorpio Season

10/23/2020
"Cool things going on in the music world: Middle Kids released their first new song in 18 months "R U 4 Me?" (Hear it on the show today!) Former Yamantaka // Sonic Titan guitarist, Hiroki Tanaka, released his debut solo album Kaigo Kioku Kyoku (which translates into “Caregiving Memory Songs”) on October 16th. Tomberlin's new Projections EP (co-produced by Alex G and Sam Acchione) is out now via Saddle Creek. 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:33 - R U 4 Me? - Middle Kids 03:19 - Heartbeat -...

Duration:02:01:31

The Eyes in the Back of Your Head

10/16/2020
"Buck Meek, the founding member of Big Thief, announced his sophomore album, Two Saviors ,which will be out January 15th via Keeled Scales. Check out the single "Second Sight" today on The Jaunt. Plus music from Quintron and Miss Pussycat, Bartees Strange, Idles, Dirty Projectors, The Budos Band, our top artist Laura Jane Grace, and Kevin Hambrick, an artist from Fort Wayne, Indiana that I featured on my recent edition of Spotlight on The City. Make sure to stay tuned to the end for a song...

Duration:02:00:40

Rock Paper Scissors

10/9/2020
"Here are a few cool things going on in the music world: Laura Jane Grace released a surprise album, Stay Alive, October 1st via Polyvinyl. It was engineered by Steve Albini at Electrical Audio in July. Anjimile is the top artist this week at BTR - check out the interview they did on When We See Each Other. Born Ruffians are back with their second album of the year, Squeeze. Stay tuned! 00:00 - The Jaunt on BTR 00:32 - Candy Cigarettes - Room Thirteen 03:43 - Red Den - Deradoorian 08:21 - In...

Duration:01:58:53