Author Archives: Mariana Estrada

Song of the Day: Steve Mason - All Come Down

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. Each and every Friday we offer songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on the MorningRead more...

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Preview: The Capitol Hill Block Party - Sunday

Alison Mosshart (The Kills), Jack Lawrence (The Greenhornes), Dean Fertita (Queens Of The Stone Age) and Jack White (The White Stripes) formed the legendary garage rock and neo psychedelic supergroup, The Dead Weather back in 2009, successfully reaching thee audience that loves the eccentric alt-rock sound. Their debut album, Horehound, displayed their influences of bluesRead more...

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Preview: The Capitol Hill Block Party - Saturday

Sean Daley, better known as Atmosphere MC Slug, has made music about escaping monotonous daily life and failed relationships throughout the last decade. With a grim determination to abstractly deliver feelings of melancholy, anger and sensibility, he’s intensified beats on over 10 releases.

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Preview: The Capitol Hill Block Party - Friday

What better way to celebrate the summer weather than with a three-day festival that gathers more than fifty bands in one of Seattle’s most distinctive neighborhoods? Once again, Capitol Hill Block Party presents some of the best artists in indie, rock, alternative, hip-hop and electronica to perform during this fun-filled weekend. Among this year’s incredibleRead more...

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Song of the Day: The Books - Beautiful People

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. Each and every Friday we offer songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on the MiddayRead more...

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KEXP Suggests: Latin American Music Conference in NYC

New York City is ready to receive once again the festival that showcases musicians from different Spanish-speaking countries, from Argentina to Mexico, and Spain. The best of Latin pop, rock, hip-hop, electronic and raggaeton travels all the way to the big city to celebrate the 11th edition of the Latin American Music Conference, gathering communities from aroundRead more...

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Song of the Day: The Joy Formidable - The Greatest Light Is The Greatest Shade

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. Each and every Friday we offer songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on the MorningRead more...

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Live Review: Rat City Brass and The Kings @ Skylark 6/25

Friday night was packed with the best of the classic rock and roll, aligning perfectly with the alternative sound brought by Seattle band The Kings, and the Mexican folklore, pop, jazz, lounge and rock from Rat City Brass, an eight-piece group formed in this city as well.

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Song of the Day: Math and Physics Club - Love or Loneliness

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. Each and every Friday we offer songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on the AfternoonRead more...

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Song of the Day: Stars - Fixed

Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different songs 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. Each and every Friday we offer songs from local artists. Today’s selection, featured on the MorningRead more...

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