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Don’t be a music jerk

10/13/2018
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This week we get turned on to excellent new music from Timmy’s Organism, Les Big Byrd, Miss Information, David August, and Dead Tooth, all while managing to talk about just about anything and everything that has nothing to do with that music! Come along for the ride, why dontchya? 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:03 - // Some off topic Comic Con talk to get us started 12:43 - “Guzzle Gasoline” - Timmy's Organism 16:49 - // I hear goblins 20:12 - “I Tried So Hard” - Les Big Byrd 27:11 - //...

Duration:01:03:44

Like A Disease (But Not A Bad One)

10/6/2018
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We have new singles by Monteagle, Django Django, and PAINT. And we have new album tracks from Kero Kero Bonito, Madeline Kenney, and Adrianne Lenker. Q: What else could you want? A: Nothing. 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:02 - // Dogs, Films, and Beer // 10:53 - “EAST L.A.” - Monteagle 14:33 - // album: Midnight Noon / out 11/30 // 19:46 - “Swimming” - Kero Kero Bonito 22:57 - // album: Time ‘n’ Place / out 10/1 from Polyvinyl // 28:56 - “Swimming At Night” - Django Django 31:49 - // album:...

Duration:00:58:02

Fun with a porpoise (and also Lottie)

9/29/2018
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In which we don’t really talk about the songs, because J’s off working on some super duper top secret project (watching movies), BTRtoday Music Drector Lottie is back in the hot seat, free associating and bringing the jams. But, really, on this episode we check out some cool new music from the likes of Frontperson, Das Body, Great Lake Swimmers, Hello June, and Hypoluxo! 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 00:55 - // Why’d you walk thru that door?! 11:05 - “Tick - Tock (Frontrunner)” - Frontperson...

Duration:01:00:04

All Singles, No Shingles.

9/22/2018
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It’s nothing but singles in this week’s episode. We’ve got new ones from Cat Power (featuring Lana Del Rey), Morabeza Tobacco, Pom Poko, FADE, Tasha, and Baxter Dury, Etienne de Crécy & Delilah Holiday. And most of them have new albums coming out in the next few months. 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:00 - // ALL SINGLES! 05:05 - “Woman” (feat. Lana Del Rey) - Cat Power 09:04 - // Cat Power returns 13:49 - “TTYL” - Morabeza Tobacco 17:36 - // V a P o R w A v E . . . 24:41 - “Follow The...

Duration:00:56:07

Either You’re Lying Or That’s Amazing

9/15/2018
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This is the episode in which we make sense of it all. Every lingering questions. Every tricky riddle. Every hankering hankering. You know what we mean. We also receive a transmission in regards to Michael genres. None of this makes sense? Just listen in, and be enlightened while we spread some sweet, sweet music. 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:00 - // This is not a soundboard 03:52 - “Fix It Up” - Beachtape 06:52 - // It’s a cuspy thing 13:11 - “PINK” - Mothers 19:55 - // Crowd rocky 24:31...

Duration:00:59:09

The Salve For Your Dark Wound

9/8/2018
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J is back from vacay. And so is Bryan. Together, they enjoy new singles from BRONCHO, Hippo Campus, and Skylar Spence. And they also enjoy new album tracks from Teleman and Neil & Liam Finn. Look, it’s just a bunch of enjoyable music, okay? 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:03 - // Vacation from vacation? 08:40 - “Boys Got To Go” - BRONCHO 11:36 - // Gripin’ With Bryan... 17:41 - “Bambi” - Hippo Campus 20:54 - // The Salve For Your Dark Wound... 27:00 - “Family of Aliens” - Teleman 30:55 - //...

Duration:00:55:23

Let’s have a stay soda, with Lottie!

9/1/2018
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Lottie sits in for JLM once again as we make our way through some new singles from Nicole Yun, Idles, and Scott Orr, and check out album cuts from the latest releases by Blood Orange, PILE, and GYMSHORTS! 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:05 - // We deal with a lot of crap 07:15 - “Tommie” - Nicole Yun 10:49 - // An entirely different Tommy 16:56 - “I’m Scum” - Idles 20:04 - // Working on being a better human 26:36 - “Seasons” - Scott Orr 29:59 - // Let’s take a left turn 32:58 - “Hope” (feat....

Duration:00:58:17

Cool Records And People

8/25/2018
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New singles from Molly Burch, Shannen Moser, and Bobey. Album tracks from new and newish releases by Mike Pace and the Child Actors, Bilge Rat, and AD.UL.T. 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:03 - // Cake and vinyl 10:38 - “Wild” - Molly Burch 14:12 - // Pre-save... 18:02 - “Arizona (I Wanna Be Your Man)” - Shannen Moser 20:47 - // A chorus for the chorus... 26:00 - “Foothills” (feat. Emily Ritz) - Bobey 29:21 - // Acoustic Power Hour... 32:53 - “Everyone Out of the Car” - Mike Pace and the...

Duration:00:58:17

The Musical Detectives

8/18/2018
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In yet another tangent-filled episode, we manage to squeeze in listening to 6 new (and newish) songs, leaning heavily on a few new releases from record labels previously featured on The Subliminal Inevitable Show! 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:03 - // Fernet will save you 10:08 - “Overthrown” - Oh Sees 12:45 - // Do do do do do doot boop boo boo boop boop doot do doot 16:17 - “Shadow On The Wall” - Bear Grass 19:42 - // That live sound 25:05 - “Dorks On Bikes” - SIGNAL 27:15 - // An ad for...

Duration:00:57:15

Expertly Crafted with Wilder Maker

8/11/2018
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Gabriel Birnbaum from Wilder Maker stops by to chat with J about the band’s new single, “Gotta Get My Money,” off their album, Zion, which was just released from Northern Spy Records. Bryan and J then discuss new album tracks from Free Cake For Every Creature, Tomberlin, Pram, and Creux Lies. 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:05 - // Housekeeping and such... 03:50 - “Gonna Get My Money” - Wilder Maker 07:52 - // J talks with Gabriel Birnbaum from Wilder Maker 19:37 - // “Multiplied” (excerpt)...

Duration:00:59:08

We just missed ruining a thing

8/4/2018
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Coffee gets spilled, new singles and album tracks get listened to (and reacted to), and we try to remember when last we heard from Madeline Kenney (it wasn’t that long ago). As always, you can reach out to use with questions, comments, and criticism at (408) SUB-INEV! 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 00:58 - // That’s a monopod not a paper towel 04:06 - ”Can I Receive The Contact” - spirit of the beehive 06:31 - // What’s the deal with phones? 11:25 - ”Bell House” - Shy Boys 15:09 - // A watery...

Duration:00:59:33

Living in the End Times with Active Bird Community

7/28/2018
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Tom D’Agustino from Active Bird Community stops by to chat with Bryan about the band’s new single, “Unwind With Me,” off their album, Amends, which is out on September 14th from Barsuk Records. Bryan and J then discuss new singles from Tired All The Time, Fred Thomas, Drahla, and Thin Lips. 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:00 - // Doing a thing... 03:44 - “Unwind With Me” - Active Bird Community 7:24 - // Bryan talks with Tom D’Agustino from Active Bird Community 22:00 - “Break-Thru”...

Duration:00:57:47

What else is there in the world?

7/21/2018
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This week is all about brand new singles (and one track that isn’t exactly a single but come on give us break, wouldya?!)! Follow along as we take your ears down a long, winding road of tangents, references to people you don't know or care about, and great new tunes! 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:00 - // Double relentity and sweet divination 05:21 - “I Only Say I'm Sorry When I'm Wrong Now” - Cheekface 08:31 - // We’re old and this is all we can take anymore 14:18 - “Sun Is Rising” -...

Duration:00:54:38

Hello Is The New June Which Was The New Wolf.

7/14/2018
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New singles by Hello June, Art d’Ecco, and Dilly Dally. Album tracks from new releases by Field Division, Mo Douglas, and Goon. More talk of Canada, and also an invitation to a particular record company to set up an interview with one of the co-hosts of this show for their other podcast. 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:04 - // Roof pool (Katie Mullins) 05:42 - “Mars” - Hello June 09:57 - // collective fan... 17:38 - “Nobody’s Home” - Art d’Ecco 22:25 - // neo-glam... 26:54 - “I Feel Free” -...

Duration:00:57:54

Guess We Finally Moved To Canada

7/7/2018
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This week, Bryan's driving the unicycle, all the way up to Canada! Not sure what we mean? Listen in and then give us a ring at (408) SUB-INEV! 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:02 - // Pedaling the unicycle 08:10 - “Mother” - Tallies 11:18 - // Guessing on purpose 17:13 - “Tina” - Spencer Radcliffe & Everyone Else 18:37 - // Why would you name a song jared 23:05 - “Dimmed In My Display” - Vallens 26:55 - // Dive deeper into the music songs 30:56 - “The Girl Who Has It All” - Uni 34:11 - //...

Duration:00:56:52

The One With Kyle Wilson from Milagres

6/30/2018
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Mr. Kyle Wilson, from the band Milagres, stops by to discuss the band’s new single, “Pindrop,” with Bryan. He also shares details about their recording process for an imminent new album that’s been long in the works and which he revealed to Bryan would be called ‘Cigarette Brothers.’ Then Bryan and J listen to new singles from Cigarettes After Sex, Wild Nothing, and Das Body, as well as an album track from Let’s Eat Grandma’s ‘I’m All Ears.’ 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:03 - // Still the...

Duration:00:56:46

Whenever appropriate and whenever possible, featuring Nikkie McLeod

6/23/2018
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Nikkie McLeod’s new single, “Deep Cry” is featured in this episode. J. McVay spoke with Nikkie about the song, the upcoming EP, and the special connection the music has to their family and musical background. Also, in this episode we check out new music from MOURN, Claptone (featuring a familiar voice from the oughts), Phantastic Ferniture, and Julian! The release show for Nikkie McLeod’s Quarrel EP will be at Rockwood Music Hall in NYC on October 30th (get tickets). They also play at the...

Duration:01:02:11

Bryan On A Unicycle. End Of Story.

6/16/2018
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There’s lots of psychedelicness in this episode, along with some retro vibes here and there. Other things you can expect in this episode are emphatic, clattering grooves, smoothness, talk of mermaids and beaches, and punchiness. So, there’s that. 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:05 - // Northside Fest, Independent Venue Week, and UNICYCLES!!!!! 17:07 - “Breakfast Epiphany” - Boy Azooga 19:33 - // Fun in the UK... 24:18 - “Breath In, Breathe Out” - Melody’s Echo Chamber 27:08 - // Emphatic,...

Duration:00:56:16

Diggin’ Ditties With Bryan B and JLM

6/9/2018
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It's one of those weeks on The Music Digest where we just happen to have the good fortune of stumbling ass-backwards onto a crop of excellent new music, some from artists we've never heard of, some from favorites of yesteryear! Come along with us on this tangent-laden journey through sonic celebration, where we explore potential future hits from Ari Roar, Sam Evian, Bernice, and more! As always, your feedback is welcome at (408) SUB-INEV. 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:01 - // Bonus content...

Duration:01:03:42

Put These Songs In Your Stomach And Let The Acid Go At It

6/2/2018
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There’s an exceptional crop of music in this week’s episode, from Irish indie-surf-pop to guitar driven punk and post-punk to cosmic country to dubbed out reggae-inflected jams to Neil Young-esque epics. Get it! 00:00 - // Sponsor + Intro 01:02 - // Put these in my stomach and let the acid go at it 05:59 - “Bleached Blonde” - DOTT 09:14 - // Memories of Mexican food in Ridgewood, Queens... 13:15 - “Transmogrified” - Deeper 16:25 - // Memories of recent BTR Live Studio sessions... 20:58 -...

Duration:00:58:40