Level 9 of My Little Underground welcomes the hosts of wrestling podcast, The Mixed Tag Show! Jenna and Blue Magic talk up their successful live show, what’s missing from wrestling podcasts, their thoughts on the current WWE product, and more! This is the show to listen all the way through, trust me. Listen here.
Level 8 of My Little Underground welcomes drummer/singer of Brooklyn bands Weeping Icon & Viv, Lani Combier-Kapel! She also helped put together over 500 shows at Silent Barn before its recent closure and is the Showcase Coordinator for Brooklyn’s annual Northside Festival. Lani teaches me about modular synths, offers advice to emerging DIY performance spaces, her work with Times Square Arts, and more!
Level 5 of My Little Underground features an up and coming singer/rapper known as The Afr0dite out of Queens, NY. Her new album The Afr0diaries is out now on all streaming platforms! We talked about the backlash she faced from confronted internet trolls, the importance of constructive criticism, wanting to start an all female record label, her brief conversation with one of her heros, Erykah Badu, and more!
Brooklyn trio The Royal They kicked off 2018 strong with the release of their sophomore album ‘Foreign Being’ on King Pizza Records! Level 3 of My Little Underground welcomes the talkative three-o to talk about our rough understanding of the term “post-punk”, the status of rock music in popular culture, how the differences in their personalities make for better collaborations, me trying to understand some of their sharp lyrics, getting sucked into the constant social media news cycle, the current usefulness of cassettes and other physical music and more! Listen here.
Listen in on The Lounge Cast on Radio Free Brooklyn for some new music from Thrilldriver, Palehound, Answering Machine, WALL, Sharkmuffin and more!
HEATlist for 5/5/17:
- 1 Coffee by Alexander F
- 2 If U C My Enemies by Rubblebucket
- 3 Backhanded Manly Manaroni by Pink Mexico
- 4 All The Kids by Thrilldriver
- 5 Flowing Over by Palehound
- 6 New York Town by Holly Overton with Midnight People
- 7 Leather Gloves by Sharkmuffin
- 8 Last Girl by Soccer Mommy
- 9 Ornament by QTY
- 10 Wounded at War by WALL
- 11 Ww.Calm by Cal Fish
- 12 Wallow by Answering Machine
- 13 Soft Palm by Sip
- 14 Statue Sea by A Deer A Horse
- 15 Owl by Menace Beach
- 16 Waffles by Frankenblazer
Weeping Icon, one of Brooklyn’s best bands to not have a record out made their historic third appearance on The Lounge Cast on Radio Free Brooklyn this past Friday! Their maniac guitarist, Sara Fantry stopped by to spin her diverse, bi-lingual, politically charged playlist! We also discussed the Weeping Icon EP, Planned Parenthood, Womens March, and more! Listen below.
Brooklyn quartet Pill called in live from DC to talk about their European Tour send off at Baby’s All Right, making a comic book with Parquet Courts, the importance of DIY spaces, and more! Listen to the full show below.
January 20th HEATlist:
Pill – My Rights
Sunflower Bean – Space Exploration Disaster
Public Access T.V. – Remember
Splashh – Waiting a Lifetime
Astronauto – Flight Risk
Priests – No Big Bang
NO ICE – I Want You
Scully – No Sense
Pill – 60 Sec.