Alternative Avenue 8/12/17: Alex Napping

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Alex Cohen of Alex Napping spoke on the narrative behind her new album ‘Mise En Place’, early adulthood, moving to Brooklyn, becoming a better musician, overcoming an eating disorder, upcoming projects and more on Alternative Avenue on OWWR, Old Westbury Web Radio! Check out the full interview below.

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HEATlist for 8/12/17:
1 Cry by Panda Fan
2 Shoes (The Sneaker Song) by Oso Oso
3 Brain Basher by Excecutors
4 No Horses by Garbage
5 Fresh Meat by The Van T’s
6 I Do Not Care For The Winter Sun by Beach House
7 Another Thing Coming by Dollys
8 Benadryl Dreams by Soccer Mommy
9 Lower Worlds by Rainer Maria
10 Big World by Cloakroom
11 The Evil Has Landed by Queens of The Stone Age
12 No Moonlight by Kim Gray
13 Pilot Episode by Alex Napping
14 Blaze by Zuli
15 Back In The Brain by Cones
16 Plot Devices by Minor Poet
17 Stardust by Seafang
18 Eden Machine by Trailer Trash Tracys
19 Food Porn by Miss Eaves

The Lounge Cast 8/4/17: Hypoluxo

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Hypoluxo stopped by The Lounge Cast on Radio Free Brooklyn to celebrate the release of their ‘Taste Buds’ EP, playing High Waisted‘s Rock ‘n’ Roll Boat Cruise, and more! There’s also a nice summer/beach/surf playlist in there as well!

HEATlist for 8/4/17:
1 Seabreeze Lullaby by Parakeet
2 I Wanna Be Alone (With You) by La Luz
3 Rest by Sacred Paws
4 A Night Out With by Hockey Dad
5 Summertime by Seafang
6 Slippin by FEELS
7 Night Swimming by Tacocat
8 Aqua Profunda! by Courtney Barnett
9 Wail by High Waisted
10 Sometimes by Hypoluxo
11 Earth Day by Beach Craft Bonanza
12 Kiss by Grim Streaker
13 Mood Swings by Human People
14 Happy or Sad by Dead Stars

The Lounge Cast 7/7/17: Big Bliss

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Big Bliss stopped by The Lounge Cast on Radio Free Brooklyn to talk about the New York music community, the status of their upcoming debut album, an interesting Eddie Vedder story, and more! Listen for new music from Pill, Fruit and Flowers, and a sneak preview of the new Gimme Tinnitus mixtape!

HEATlist for 7/7/17
1 Empathizer (Rat in the Box) by Pill
2 Flatlands by B Boys
3 Warts by Weeping Icon
4 Dark Surf by Fruit & Flowers
5 Life by Thick
6 Suntan Man by Beech Creeps
7 Mailman by Roya
8 Backhanded Manly Manaroni by Pink Mexico
9 Fortune by Big Bliss
10 Itchy by IAN SWEET
11 Coney Island by The Glaciers
12 Bad Thoughts by A Deer A Horse

Photos by Smiley Arriaga

The Lounge Cast 6/23/17: Jenny Tuite of Dirty Dishes

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Jenny Tuite of Dirty Dishes talked driving in a blizzard, new music, side projects, and playing SXSW. Plus, new music from Thrilldriver, Soccer Mommy, Fruit and Flowers and more on the latest edition of The Lounge Cast on Radio Free Brooklyn!

HEATlist for 6/23/17:

1 Subway Surfer by Fruit and Flowers
2 Arrested Development by The Black Black
3 One – Fourteen by Answering Machine
4 One Shot by Thrilldriver
5 Plastic Surgery by Heavy Traffic
6 Afraid of The Mirror by Pill
7 Rich Kid by Roya
8 Jail Billz by Weeping Icon
9 Sentiment by Dirty Dishes
10 Allison by Soccer Mommy
11 Everyone’s The Same by A Place To Bury Strangers

Photos by Smiley Arriaga

The Lounge Cast 6/16/17: Astronauto III

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Astronauto made his historic third appearance on The Lounge Cast on Radio Free Brooklyn and this time, he brought vinyl records to spin! The Long Island one man band also talked about his recent tour, upcoming shows and if there will be an Astronauto III!

Photos by Smiley Arriaga

Alternative Avenue 6/17/17: Foresterr

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Danny Meigel of Foresterr stopped by Alternative Avenue on OWWR to talk about his appreciation of local music, New York’s high cost of living, genre blending, DIY music spaces and more! Listen in for some new music from Ride, Fascinations Grand Chorus, Queens of The Stone Age, Royal Blood, The Drums, and more!

Photos by Smiley Arriaga


1) White Horse by Anna Altman
2) Who Dreams The Dream by Turnip King
3) Righteous Man by Beach Craft Bonanza
4) Wait by Fascinations Grand Chorus
5) Blooming by She Devils
6) Easy Tiger by Portugal The Man
7) Equal Mind by Beach House
8) It Might Grow by Pole Siblings
9) Blood Under My Belt by The Drums
10) Lateral Alice by Ride
11) Everyone Knows by Slowdive
12) If I Am by My Bloody Valentine
13) Breathe by A Place To Bury Strangers
14) Jump Your Bones by Foresterr
15) Lazy River by Transcend
16) Kiss And Burn by Girlpool
17) Bedroom Wall by Yowler
18) The Way They Used To by Queens of The Stone Age
19) Pyrex by Turtlenecked
20) How Did We Get So Dark by Royal Blood
21) Truth Is Heavy by Benjamin Booker

Alternative Avenue 6/10/17: No Joy at Northside Reaction

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This week on Alternative Avenue on OWWR, there was new music from Turnip King, B Boys, Palehound, Death From Above 1979, Royal Blood, Weeping Icon and more! There’s also a tribute to some great bands that broke up this year, and a reflection of No Joy’s recent Northside Festival set!

1 Beauty On The Beat by Turnip King
2 New Waves by Frankenblazer
3 The Town Dies Screaming by Foresterr
4 Livin In Sin by Dan Auerbach
5 The Slow Drag Under by Benjamin Booker
6 Westside by Ratboys
7 Dull by Chastity Belt
8 Boring Girls by Daddy Issues
9 Send Purpose Down by Hoop
10 Alright by Shitkid
11 Another Thing by B Boys
12 Sugar by Beach Fossils
13 Turnaround by WALL
14 Archives by Catlike
15 Forget That by Jelani Sei
16 Wouldn’t Wanna Be Ya by Yonaka
17 In Undertow by Alvvays
18 Turning 21 by Palehound
19 Adeline by Alt-J
20 I Only Lie When I Love You by Royal Blood
21 Gaterade by Charly Bliss
22 Reduction Agent by Dion Lunadon
23 Jail Billz by Weeping Icon
24 Tearing Apart The Dark by No Joy
25 Wouldn’t Even Know by Amber Arcades
26 Freeze Me by Death From Above
27 Dancing In Bembe by Holly Overton with Midnight People
28 Fake Sugar by Beth Ditto
29 Raindrop by Hot Flash Heat Wave
30 I Can Be by Katie Buchanan