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

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  • 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

  • Future Islands' sixth album, "As Long As You Are," is an earnest, emotionally-complex voyage into synth-pop that's worth a listen. We discuss it in-depth in episode…

    S1 E136 30 mins

  • Arcade Fire keyboardist Will Butler's second studio album is the perfect soundtrack to 2020: Honest about despair, able to find joy in resilience, and all along,…

    S1 E135 30 mins

  • Boston-based trio Krill quit making music in 2015, as all three members pursued opportunities outside of music, but have now returned (and added a fourth member)…

    E134

  • Australian singer-songwriter Alex the Astronaut has released her debut record of genuine, charming, folk-pop that is just the sort of music we need to be singing…

    E133

  • Dublin's Fontaines D.C. avoid the sophomore slump with an album of energetic, unsettling post-punk. We discuss "A Hero's Death" on episode #132 of "For the Record."…

    E132

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