BreakThru Radio Unveils Fringe Show

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BreakThru Radio (BTR), the Internet's source for the World's Best Independent Music, announced today that it will air a new specialty show called "Double Lock Your Mind" from its newest DJ, The Surgeon General. This new addition to the BTR lineup will bring listeners the best in experimental music. "Double Lock Your Mind" is the latest installment in the station's successful series of specialty shows. This exciting new playlist can be found only on http://www.breakthruradio.com.

The show's title comes from an epic song by Onedia. They're a great example of a band that draws from a wide array of influences without losing their unique focus. They're constantly evolving, and they're doing it all on their own terms. That's the type of music I'll be playing on my show.

BreakThru Radio (BTR), the Internet's source for the World's Best Independent Music, announced today that it will air a new specialty show called "Double Lock Your Mind" from its newest DJ, The Surgeon General. This new addition to the BTR lineup will bring listeners the best in experimental music. "Double Lock Your Mind" is the latest installment in the station's successful series of specialty shows. This exciting new playlist can be found only on http://www.breakthruradio.com.

"Double Lock Your Mind" is a show designed to expose listeners to the many bands out there who are not afraid to experiment with new styles of music that keep listeners on their toes. Styles of music played on this new show include, but are not limited to psych-folk, post-punk, kraut rap, free jazz, skronk, doom metal, power ambient noise rock, now wave and industrial field recordings.

"There is so much music out there, and a lot of it is strange in a really insightful way," explains The Surgeon General, who has previously hosted a freeform rock show and a world music show. He was also the host of the show "Continuous Hit Music" on Brown Student & Community Radio. "The show's title comes from an epic song by Onedia. They're a great example of a band that draws from a wide array of influences without losing their unique focus. They're constantly evolving, and they're doing it all on their own terms. That's the type of music I'll be playing on my show."

With the addition of "Double Lock Your Mind," BreakThru Radio further fulfills its goal of offering listeners complete on-demand, free programming that caters to whatever music niche in which their taste lies. Other BTR specialty shows include a folk show, a blues show, a heavy metal show, a dance music show and a hip-hop show.

"Double Lock Your Mind" will premiere on BTR today and will be available in the station's archive and program guide, along with all of BTR's previous specialty programs. Listeners can tune in to hear The Surgeon General's exclusive new show by visiting http://www.breakthruradio.com.

ABOUT BREAKTHRU RADIO
BreakThru Radio (BTR) is the Internet's source for the World's Best Independent Music, where expert DJs expose the rich underground of sound not found on commercial radio. Whether it's death metal, dancehall, hip-hop, indie rock, roots country, reggae, electronica, acid jazz, ambient beats, dub, two-step or folk, whatever genre you can imagine, BTR has it well-stocked, and with no expiration date.

In a world where independent music is becoming infinitely more accessible, the need for informed sources to filter out the best of it has become a necessity. Music fans across the globe are beyond frustrated with commercial radio, and often feel victimized by it.

Until now.

"Music for music lovers," is BTR's motto, and one that its DJs take very seriously.

BTR offers its listeners unlimited access to underground music, twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, with a daily audience that includes more than two dozen countries. With its unique on-demand musical programming and focus on the best in new, independent music, it's no surprise the site has over 800,000 listeners daily.

2007 has seen the addition of independent video coverage to BTR, as well as top-notch editorial content and an intuitive global show calendar. In fact, you could say that BTR has taken everything a music fan could ever need or want, and put it all into one cohesive website, completely free of charge.

Unlike other radio stations, BTR offers on-demand programming; a first in internet radio. Listeners can cater to their specific musical preferences, and at the same time discover the best independent and unsigned artists from across the world.

Using the cutting edge technology of UpSNAP, BreakThru Radio makes all of its shows more accessible to an on-the-go market of students and young professionals, via exclusive access to its on-demand programming through the medium of mobile phones. BreakThru Radio services are available through virtually all of the major carrier networks in the U.S., including Nextel/Sprint, Cingular, Verizon, Alltel, AT&T and T-Mobile.

BTR can be heard on http://www.breakthruradio.com and http://www.NYTrack.com, New York's only website dedicated to the tri-state high school track community.

CONTACT
Colleen McAllister, BreakThru Radio (colleen@breakthruradio.com)

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