The tireless folk of Pirate PR got in touch to remind us all that BreakThruRadio (dot) com has got a free sampler over at their site. Look for a review in a bit, but check it out for yourself via the link below.
From BreakThru Radio (www.BreakThruRadio.com) comes BTR Live Studio: Volume 1, a compilation of exclusive live recordings from the BTR Live Studio. With contributors such as The Brunettes, Jason Collett, Ra Ra Riot and Chairlift, the compilation features an eclectic mix of both established artists and up-and-coming performers from around the world. BTR Live Studio's director Maia Macdonald presents the program, which captures intimate moments and compelling interviews twice per week. BTR Live studio has featured one-of-a-kind performances and insights from artists ranging from legendary guitarist Gary Lucas, to British funk sensation Alice Russell, all pre-recorded for broadcast at Dubway Studios and Shelter Island Sound in New York. Sessions air on Tuesdays and Fridays at 12pm on BTR.
Did you know Chairlift's Patrick and Aaron have both hosted shows on BreakThru Radio? Their current DJs also include The Big Takeover's Jack Rabid, BP Fallon, Pitchfork's Matt LeMay, Austinists' Adi Anand and tons more accomplished music professionals. They all span the country. They have remote DJs all over the US, Canada, the UK, and Germany. All of this combined makes for one diverse station. With shows varying the spectrum from Latin Hip Hop to classic Bluegrass to Indie Rock, BreakThru Radio truly has something for everyone. And, with their on demand style of online broadcast, you can hear exactly what you want at the push of a button.
BTR also has a "Live from Pianos" series where they record live bands from the NY venue. The latest session features Immaculate Machine. Check it out right now atBreakThruRadio.com. Pianos will also be the venue for their 4th Birthday Party Show on June 18th. The lineup tba.