When it comes to live sessions, nobody does it better than Daytrotter. They are much more than just another music blog. They are the way to discover incredible new artists and to hear music by those artists in a completely different way. Make sure to check out and download the new Langhorne Slim session now!!!
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Daytrotter — One band a day, every day, 28 Daytrotter Session songs each week
There are so many music/entertainment websites that copy one another, scrambling so fast to â€œdiscoverâ€ or present something new to the world. And just because you get there first, it doesnâ€™t really make you an explorer. We did poke a stars and stripes into the moon, but we could always see it. We knew it was there. It wasnâ€™t new. We can always come along and say we did, saw, heard something first, but weâ€™re never right. What Daytrotter is attempting to do is to not kid around with you and tell you that we found something that you never knew existed. We are going to contribute to the musical landscape, not just toss it around like a used book or a stolen pick-up line. Weâ€™re going to give you something that you truly have never heard. We are not giving you songs from someone you loveâ€™s record album, thereby stealing from someone you love. Weâ€™re giving you exclusive, re-worked, alternate versions of old songs and unreleased tracks by some of your favorite bands and by a lot of your next favorite bands.
These fine people â€“ as theyâ€™re traveling through Americaâ€™s heartland â€“ take two hours out of their travels between shows to stop in for a Daytrotter Session at The Horseshack in downtown Rock Island, Ill. The name of the city is not ironic. They use borrowed instruments, play with their touring mates, utilize an often unkempt toilet, eat some food and then cram back into their vans for the last half of the drive. What they leave behind is a pile of ashes, sometimes a forgotten stocking hat and four absolutely collectible songs that often impart on whomever listens to them the true intensity that these musicians put into their art, sometimes with more clarity than they do when they have months to tinker with overdubs and experiments. These songs are them as they are on that particular day, on that particular tour â€“ dirty and alive. We want you to make this your new home as it is ours. We promise that you will love it here.