For the Record

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For each show, we take an in-depth look at one new album that we think is worth sharing, and play some selections from it. An archive of all our episodes is available at ForTheRecordPodcast.com. Contact us at FTR@ForTheRecordPodcast.com.

  • Thursday 9:30 – 10:00am (bi-weekly)

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  • Tune-Yards are back with an album of politically-charged tracks that you can't help but sing along to -- and they're from right here in the Bay…

    S1 E145 30 mins

  • Adult Mom's third album is their first for Epitaph Records, and the fullest realization yet of their charming, intimate sound. We discuss "Driver" on episode #144…

    S1 E144 30 mins

  • Julien Baker's third album is a triumph. It's major departure from her previous sound, with a richness of production that matches its emotional expansiveness. We discuss…

    S1 E143 30 mins

  • London quintet Shame made a splash with the brash post-punk of their debut record, but come back with a more complex and contemplative sound for their…

    S1 E142 30 mins

  • Norwegian quartet Pom Poko create art-punk which combines prog intricacy, rich production, and jazz improvisation to create unexpectedly poppy, emotionally resonant songs which amply reward repeat…

    S1 E141 30 mins

  • British singer-songwriter Katy J Pearson channels Americana and sunny 70s rock to create her own charming brand of indie pop. We discuss her debut record, "Return,"…

    S1 E140

  • Disheveled Cuss is the new, more accessible side project of Tera Melos’ inventive and talented guitarist Nick Reinhart, and delivers a satisfying twist on your favorite…

    S1 E139 30 mins

  • With an electrifying voice and an eclectic mash-up of genres, Bartees Strange leads us into the dark COVID winter with what may be the best record…

    S1 E138 30 mins

  • Beabadoobee has a very 2020 story, and her pop-oriented take on 90s indie rock made her just the right artist to talk about this week. We…

    S1 E137 30 mins

  • On her second album, "Cha Cha Palace," Angelica Garcia mixes a variety of styles with her exceptional voice into a cohesive celebration of her LatinX identity…

    E123 30 mins

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