Dave Lindquist has written about music in Indianapolis for more than two decades. Now, Dave has his own show on WTTS. Join us Monday nights at 7 for The BEAT with Dave Lindquist. Hear your next music discovery from the local and independent scene and fresh music from familiar artists.
Monday night, Dave presents new music from Ben Harper, Bright Eyes and Indiana artist Alex Williams.
Songs played on the Aug. 15 episode:
Disq, “If Only” Horsegirl, “Option 8” Say Sue Me, “No Real Place” Titus Andronicus, “Give Me Grief” Ben Harper, “Where Did We Go Wrong” Yeah Yeah Yeahs, “Burning” Pixies, “Vault of Heaven” Bright Eyes, “You Will. You? Will. You? Will. You? Will. (Companion Version)” Afghan Whigs, “The Getaway Serpentwithfeet and Moby, “On Air” Alex Williams, “No Reservations” Alvvays, “Easy On Your Own?” Claud, “Go Home”
Mondays begin with WTTS New Music Monday. We play a variety of brand new releases and album previews. Hear the anthems of the future and experience upcoming artists as they break into the mainstream for the first time on New Music Monday.
This week experience new music from:
Paula Fuga with Jack Johnson: If Ever (featuring Ben Harper)
One is a blues harp legend, the other is a sensation that is going of two decades of critical acclaim for his Rock and Americana originals. Now Charlie Musselwhite and Ben Harper have teamed up on a brand new album that brings classic and new together. “Charlie Musselwhite is that very rare and hallowed place where blues past, present and future collide,” Harper told Rolling Stone Magazine. “He transforms notes into emotions that feel both hauntingly familiar and brand new”. The two share vocals on a new album the is available March 30th. Download “Found The One” off “No Mercy In This Land” any time between March 19th, and March 25th.
Two great shows took place in Indianapolis over the weekend. Thanks to all the listeners who attended either Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals at the Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn Or Pixies at Old National Centre Presented by WTTS. Photos of both performances are courtesy of Rhythm In Focus Photography.