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

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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 5/26/17: Katie Buchanan

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NYC songstress/producer Katie Buchanan stopped by The Lounge Cast on Radio Free Brooklyn to talk her upcoming album “Who We Are When We’re Standing”, video games, whiskey, producing for other artists and more!

HEATlist for 5/26/17

1) Floating by Katie Buchanan
2) You Don’t Want Me by Margaret Glaspy
3) 2 A.M. by Holly Overton with Midnight People
4) Fortune by Big Bliss
5) Cigarette Spit by Pink Mexico
6) See Right Through by Heavy Traffic
7) All The Kids by Thrilldriver
8) One-Fourteen by Answering Machine

The Lounge Cast 5/19/17: Lovehoney & Journalism

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The Lounge Cast kicked off Season 5 of Radio Free Brooklyn with two New York greats, Lovehoney & Journalism! Lovehoney talked their recent TV appearance, the RFB Season 5 showcase, recording a new EP and more! Journalism talked their summer tour, playing Rough Trade with Alex Lahey, recording with Vagabon and more!

HEATlist for 5/19/17

Lovehoney Selections

  • Mr. Big by Free
  • I Got a Right by Iggy & The Stooges
  • Ceremony by New Order
  • Dream by Love
  • Blue Orchid (Live) by The White Stripes
  • 60 Feat Tall by The Dead Weather

Peter A’s ONLY Selection

  • Out of Touch by Fruit & Flowers

Journalism Selections

  • The Embers by Vagabon
  • Love Won’t Last Forever by Rock Eupora
  • Mr. Director by Operator Music Band
  • Blacky Joe by P.R.O
  • Fall on Me by Kitten
  • Oh Lord I’m Confused by Bueno
  • In Between by Surf Rock Is Dead               

Photos by Smiley Arriaga

The Lounge Cast 5/5/17

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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

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

The Lounge Cast 4/21/17: IYEZ

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IYEZ stopped by The Lounge Cast on Radio Free Brooklyn to talk about releasing new music soon, memories of Shea Stadium (NOT THE FORMER METS STADIUM), playing Phuzz Fest, and the evolution of the New York music community.

HEATlist for 4/21/17:

IYEZ – Gimme More

Agent Bla – Derogatory Embrace

Holly Overton – Good Lies

Dion Lunadon – Howl

Anna Altman – American Gothic

Bernice – Talking About Her

Girlpool – It Gets More Blue

Rorie Kelly – Face Not In The Crowd

Real Life Buildings – No News

Misty Mountains – The Faces

Photos by Smiley Arriaga 

The Lounge Cast 4/14/17: Watergh0st

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Watergh0st stopped by The Lounge Cast on Radio Free Brooklyn to talk about attending Columbia University, having an international fan base, her thoughts on musicians calling themselves “experimental” and more! There’s new music from QTY, Sharkmuffin, Roya, Pink Mexico, and more!

Full HEATlist for 4/14/17:

1) Watergh0st – I’m Sorry
2) Magana – Pages
3) Human People – Maquina
4) Eliza – Mushi-Mushi
5) Top Nachos – U Dunno Me
6) QTY – Ornament
7) Roya – Scum Rise
8) Alexander F – Swimmers
9) Sharkmuffin – Scully Is a Sharkmuffin
10) Thick – Are You with Me?
11) Soft Fangs – Sugerblood
12) Pink Mexico – Backhanded Manly Manaroni
13) A Deer A Horse – Backswimmer

Photos by Smiley Arriaga