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Live at CMJ: Sons and Daughters

photo by Doron Gild review and interview by Miriam Lamey photos by Doron Gild Glaswegian darlings Sons and Daughters are Adele Bethel (vocals, guitar, piano), David Gow (drums, percussion), Ailidh Lennon (bass, mandolin, piano), and Scott Paterson (vocals, guitar.) With two albums under their belt – The Repulsion Box and Love The Cup – theRead more...

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Live at CMJ: iLiKETRAiNS

photo by Doron Gild review by Miriam Lamey interview by DJ Shannon photos by Doron Gild Leeds-based iLiKETRAiNS recently released their enchanting full-length debut Elegies to Lessons Learnt. This haunting, melancholy album combines echoing riffs, driving bass, and velvety vocals with heavy drums and the occasional cornet solo. Interestingly, this piece was recorded in anRead more...

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Live at CMJ: The Hold Steady live performance podcast

photo by Doron Gild Craig Finn is the real deal, folks. All those stories you have heard him tell out about bar fights and stumbling across the streets of New York City really did happen and if you are lucky enough to hear the band, he will share all those special moments with you. AccompaniedRead more...

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Live at CMJ: Brad

photo by Doron Gild Yesterday we were fortunate that Seattle band Brad dropped by for a surprise visit. Brad brings together the best of Seattle sound with Stone Gossard (guitar), Regan Hagar (drums), Mike Berg (bass, guitar), Shawn Smith (keyboard, vocals) and Jeremy Toback (bass guitar). The collective officially became a band back in 1992Read more...

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Song of the Day: Heavy Trash - Outside Chance

photo from MySpace Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different song as part our Song of the Day podcast subscription. This podcast features exclusive KEXP in-studio performances, unreleased songs, and recordings from independent artists that our DJs think you should hear. Today’s featured selection, chosen by Afternoon Show host Kevin Cole, is Outside ChanceRead more...

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Live at CMJ: Eagle Seagull

photo by Doron Gild review by Sheryl Witlen interview by Jim Beckmann photos by Doron Gild Eagle Seagull are slowly but surely putting Lincoln, Nebraska, on the map. The six piece band far surpass any expectations you might have in your mind for a band breaking their way out of the midwest. Sophisticated and sharpRead more...

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Live at CMJ: Pela

photo by Doron Gild review by Sheryl Witlen interview by Jim Beckman photos by Doron Gild Brooklyn based Pela is the brilliant product from Billy McCarthy (vocals, guitar), Eric Sanderson (bass, vocals), Nate Martinez (guitar) and Tomislav Zovich (drums and vocals). You would be hard pressed to find a harder working band or one moreRead more...

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Live at CMJ: Harlem Shakes

photo by Doron Gild review and interview by Sheryl Witlen photos by Doron Gild Straight off the release of their stellar five song EP Burning Birthdays, Harlem Shakes hit the scene with a spirit that is ready and willing. With positive reviews pouring in from every angel you might guess these kids would relax aRead more...

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Live at CMJ: Le Loup video from 10/15

A great big thanks to New York Noise for shooting these. The full performance will be available on a future episode (we’ll keep you informed!).

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Live in NYC: Day 1 photos

Day 1 of our CMJ broadcast kicked off with The Epochs, The Panda Band, Brian Bonz, and Le Loup. You can read about each performance on this blog (click here), and check out these great pictures courtesy of Doron Gild: For more information about each photo, check out Day 1 on the KEXP Flickr account.

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