photo by Greg Perez
Beginning tomorrow, KEXP will be broadcasting from SXSW in Austin, TX, and we’ve got a killer lineup of live bands!
On Thursday, March 13, KEXP joins NPR Music as they present Music from the Right Brain from The Parish. We’ll be broadcasting live performances from Shout Out Louds, Jens Lekman, Yeasayer, Bon Iver, and Vampire Weekend (note the use of the Oxford comma).
On Friday and Saturday, KEXP will be broadcasting live from KLRU Studios, home of the legendary Austin City Limits television program. Along with Kid Hops spinning Positive Vibrations Saturday morning, DJs Cheryl Waters and Kevin Cole will host a whole bunch of live performances from Devotchka, The Breeders, Handsome Fur, Does It Offend You, Yeah?, Holy Fuck, These New Puritans, Tapes ‘N’ Tapes, and The Raveonettes. Also, Moby will drop by for interview and the first ever Austin remote of Audioasis, the NW music show, will feature Blitzen Trapper.
Bon Iver – The Wolves (Act I & II)
Shout Out Louds – Tonight I Have To Leave It
Jens Lekman – The Opposite of Hallelujah (live @ Studio Virtanen 9/5/07)
Vampire Weekend – A-Punk (live on SNL 3/8/08)
Does It Offend You, Yeah? – Let’s Make Out
Holy Fuck – Milkshake
These New Puritans – Elvis (older version)
Blitzen Trapper – Wild Mountain Nation
We’ve already offered videos to you from many of the bands participating in the KEXP broadcast from SXSW, but just in case you missed them before, here they are:
Yeasayer – Wait for the Summer
The Raveonettes – Dead Sound
Handsome Furs – Can’t Get Started
These New Puritans – Elvis(new version)
photo by Doron Gild