The Lounge Cast 6/2/17: Midterm Report 2017


June marks the middle of year which means it’s Midterms on The Lounge Cast on Radio Free Brooklyn! Listen in for the best albums of 2017 so far! Look out for Temples, Astronauto, Charly Bliss, The Courtneys and more!

HEATlist for 6/2/17 & Among the Top albums of 2017 So Far

  1. Temples – Roman Godlike Man (Volcano)
  2. Dude York – Tonight (Sincerely) 
  3. Goldfrapp – Systemagic (Silver Eye)
  4. The Courtneys – Tour (The Courtneys II)
  5. Priests – No Big Bang (Nothing Feels Natural)
  6. Heat – Still, Soft (Overnight)
  7. Spoon – Do I Have To Talk You Into In (Hot Thoughts) 
  8. Ty Segall – Freedom (Ty Segall) 
  9. Astronauto – Close or Far (Astronauto II) 
  10. Molly Burch – Torn to Pieces (Please Be Mine)
  11. Menace Beach – Maybe We’ll Drown (Lemon Memory)
  12. Tricot – Wabi-Sabi – (3)
  13. Sacred Paws – Ride (Strike a Match) 
  14. Daddy Issues – In Your Head (Deep Dream) 
  15. WALL – Weekend (Untitled)
  16. Charly Bliss -DQ (Guppy)
  17. White Reaper – Another Day (The World’s Best American Band)

The Lounge Cast 5/12/17: Holly Overton DJs

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Holly Overton Dj’d The Lounge Cast on Radio Free Brooklyn in celebration of her new album ‘Every New Day’ with Midnight People! She also talked about the relevant topics Peter Tosh and Bob Marley preached decades ago, and an interesting motive to go bike riding so late at night!

Photos by Smiley Arriaga

Holly’s Setlist 5/12/17:

  • 1 Teenage Kicks by The Undertones
  • 2 Government Center by The Modern Lovers
  • 3 14 Street Beat by Sylvain Sylvain
  • 4 No Nuclear War by Peter Tosh
  • 5 Real Situation by Bob Marley & The Wailers
  • 6 Heaven Can’t Take It by Ziggy Marley
  • 7 Woke Up Laughing by Robert Palmer
  • 8 Bukatiende by Chartwell Dutiro
  • 9 Introltus by Missa Bantu
  • 10 Miss You by The Rolling Stones
  • 11 Children of Israel by Horace Andy
  • 12 Police & Thieves by Junior Murvin
  • 13 Dede Priscilla by Lea Lignanzi

The Lounge Cast 4/28/17: Holly Overton

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Holly Overton has a new album with Midnight People coming May 4th and she stopped by The Lounge Cast to debut a new song EXCLUSIVELY for Radio Free Brooklyn! She also approved/disprove of my organ themed playlist! Listen below.

  • 1 Tonight by MJT
  • 2 All You Ever Wanted by The Black Keys
  • 3 Young by The Arcs
  • 4 I Love You Still by Molly Burch
  • 5 No Matter Who by Margaret Glaspy
  • 6 Leather Jacket by Thunderbitch
  • 7 The Hitch Hiker by Le Butcherettes
  • 8 Summer of Love by Holly Overton with Midnight People
  • 9 Airport Bar by Martin Courtney
  • 10 Chippewa by Benjamin Booker
  • 11 Keep on Lying by Tame Impala

Photos by Smiley Arriaga

Alternative Avenue 4/15/17: Chain Dazey

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Chain Dazey made their OWWR debut on Alternative Avenue and spoke about their new album ‘Rawhyde’, their upcoming 4/20 show at Fatbaby NYC, methods and moods of listening to music, and more! Listen to the full show below.

Full HEATlist for 4/15/17:

1) Beach Craft Bonanza – Undecided
2) Fascinations Grand Chorus – Growing
3) Flasher – Burn Blue
4) Royal Blood – Lights Out
5) White Reaper – Little Silver Cross
6) Misty Mountains – Strider
7) Ratboys – Control
8) Chastity Belt – Caught In A Lie
9) Slowdive – She Calls
10) The Courtneys – Minnesota
11) Gems -Poison
12) Chain Dazey – Copy Cat
13) Fox Hollow – June
14) Appalachian Apollo – Greeted By Bullets
15) YI – Not So Dead
16) Skating Polly – Hail Mary
17) Girlpool – It Gets More Blue
18) Those Lavender Whales – Lose My Mind
19) Ruckzuck – J Walking
20) Ty Segall – Freedom

Photos by Smiley Arriaga

The Lounge Cast 3/31/17: Magana

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Brooklyn songstress Magana talked astrology, shooting a My Little Pony convention, St. Vincent, her latest EP, and what do about smooth talkers on the latest edition of The Lounge Cast on Radio Free Brooklyn!

HEATlist of 3/31

Magana – Pages

Big Bliss – Old Guard

IYEZ – Purity

Fruit and Flowers – Turquoise

SeepeopleS – Just Like Animals

Phantom Spaceman – Those Things’ll Kill Ya

Medicine Fish – Death and Disco (Dancehall on Fire)

Pink Mexico – Tribal Tats

Anna Altman – The Interview

Agent Bla – Strand

Photos by Smiley Arriaga

Alternative Avenue 3/4/17: Steve and The Not Steves

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Long Island punks Steve and The Not Steves arrived on Alternative Avenue this week on OWWR to talk all things house shows, engaging with the Long Island music community, their next single, and more! Listen to the full show below with new music from Daddy Issues, Temples, A Deer A Horse, White Reaper, MJT, No Joy, and… listen for the rest!!