Music That Matters: That Was Then, This Is Now

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Zola Jesus // photo by Rachel White

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Music That Matters, Vol 492 – That Was Then, This Is Now
On this week’s Music That Matters podcast, DJ El Toro shares some of his favorite music of 2015 and previews upcoming releases from Shearwater, ANOHNI, Gazebos, and the Cave Singers. Speaking of next year, don’t forget: everything you enjoy on KEXP, including the free podcasts, is made possible by support from music lovers like you. Please make your tax-deductible, year-end donation before Dec. 31 at KEXP.ORG.

1. Shearwater – Quiet Americans
2. Zola Jesus – Compass
3. Rachel Grimes – In the Vapor with the Air Underneath
4. Dan Deacon – Feel the Lightning
5. James Pants – Artificial Lover
6. Colleen – I’m Kin
7. Telekinesis – In a Future World
8. Deradoorian – A Beautiful Woman
9. ANOHNI – 4 Degrees
10. Buffy Sainte-Marie – Power in the Blood
11. Sleater-Kinney – Bury Our Friends
12. Seth Bogart – Eating Makeup (feat. Kathleen Hanna)
13. PWR BTTM – I Wanna Boi
14. Cold Beat – Am I Dust
15. DRINKS – Hermits on Holiday
16. Low – What Part of Me
17. Dungen – Frank Kaktus
18. Gazebos – I Don’t Wanna Be Here
19. The Cave Singers – Christmas Night

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