By: Ruben Radlauer
Generally speaking, the name “Pirate!” brings to mind swashbuckling antiheroes of the seven seas. Those in the music marketing and college radio world, however, have a vastly different association—with an entity that might be partially responsible for bringing your favorite music into the public eye.
Pirate! Is a marketing company that has worked with both major and indie labels (Universal, Warner, Anti-, Kill Rock Stars, Epitaph, Rough Trade are just a few) to promote the work of artists ranging from Alkaline Trio to Tegan & Sara to Mavis Staples and everyone Continue reading “Interview: Pirate Doug of Pirate! Promotion and Marketing”
Tune in to birnCORE tonight for a live broadcast from the Red Room @ Cafe 939 featuring Brooklyn, NY’s WOLF! Featuring Scott Metzger. WOLF! is a Brooklyn-based trio that seamlessly merges soul, blues, country, and rock to create a party where everyone is welcome. Continue reading “Live tonight on birnCORE: WOLF! Featuring Scott Metzger”
Tune in to BIRN1 on Saturday, January 27, for a live performance and interview with singer and songwriter Lisa Bastoni.
The show starts at 4:00 PM EST.
Tune in to BIRNCore birnCORE on Wednesday, 12/13 at 8PM EST as we present the Kara DioGuardi Showcase Live from Cafe 939. At this year’s performance, Delaney, Brian Walker, Amber Olivia, Corbo, Kaeli Earle, and Sissy will showcase music they have created with their teams. Continue reading “Kara DioGuardi Showcase: Wednesday, Dec 13 at 8:00pm on birnCORE”
Compiled in no particular order by Music Directors Jon O’Neal, Erin Ober & Ruben Radlauer Continue reading “2017 in Review: Top 20 Prime Slices of the Year”
Recommended tracks: 1, 3, 4, 6
Review by Jon O’Neal
They Might Be Giants are back at it again with their release, Up To Date, a compilation released through Noisetrade. Continue reading “Album Review: They Might Be Giants – Up To Date”
Tune in live to BIRN1 on Saturday, December 9th for a live performance and interview with Berklee’s own Soular Eclipse.
The show starts at 4PM EST.
Tune in to BIRNCore on Friday, December 8, for the Holidazed edition of Cabaret live! The Cabaret is an intimate showcase of Broadway favorites as well as musical theater–inspired originals. Continue reading “Holidazed Cabaret: Live on birnCORE! Friday, Dec 8 at 8:00pm”