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Soundcheck - Blind Date

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Soundcheck's Blind Date series sets you up on a radio date with an artist you’ve probably never met. It’s possible… you could find true love!

Soundcheck's Blind Date series sets you up on a radio date with an artist you’ve probably never met. It’s possible… you could find true love!
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New York, NY

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WNYC

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Soundcheck's Blind Date series sets you up on a radio date with an artist you’ve probably never met. It’s possible… you could find true love!

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@soundcheck

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English

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WNYC Radio 160 Varick St. New York, NY 10013 (212) 433-9692


Episodes

This Blind Date Goes On An On

2/21/2013
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On An On was born out of a dream -- or, at least, the ashes of Chicago indie rock quintet Scattered Trees. We talk with the band about the answers on their official Blind Date survey, and find out why they describe their music as "deep sea diving."

Duration: 00:26:53


Lady Lamb The Beekeeper

2/19/2013
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Brooklyn-based singer, songwriter and guitarist Aly Spaltro a.k.a. Lady Lamb the Beekeeper describes her music as "saucy spaghetti & meatballs" on our Blind Date Questionnaire.

Duration: 00:25:52


Night Beds

1/2/2013
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The Nashville-based?Night Beds?brings its dark chamber-folk to the studio. Hear the group play live - and find out why they describe their music as "khaki dad jams".

Duration: 00:21:37


Rafiq Bhatia

11/15/2012
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Today we're setting you up on a?Soundcheck?Blind Date with the guitarist and composer Rafiq Bhatia, who happens to do a killer Rick Ross grunt imitation.

Duration: 00:21:42


In One Wind

8/19/2011
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After being together for two and a half years, the band?In One Wind?just released their debut album, "How Bright a Shadow!" They'll join us to spout poetry, divulge their first musical crushes, and geek out about Dutch American Colonial history.

Duration: 00:18:32


Yellow Ostrich

6/17/2011
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A radio date with the Brooklyn pop trio?Yellow Ostrich. Their hooky debut album "the mistress" - which features singer Alex Schaaf's voice layered, looped and stretched - was just picked up by Seattle indie label Barsuk Records.

Duration: 00:20:06


Ilusha Tsinadze

5/27/2011
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A radio date with American jazz guitarist-turned-Georgian folk star?Ilusha Tsinadze. His just-released debut album, "Deda Ena" ("Mother Tongue"), offers a fresh take on traditional folk songs from his native country.

Duration: 00:20:45