Category Archives: Audioasis

Audioasis is KEXP’s long running local music show. John Richards invited 3 very smart, talented, and informed local hosts to form the Audioasis crew. They are Lisa Wood, Sean Nelson and Abe Beeson. Between the four hosts they are able to deliver three hours of local and live bands from all areas and genres of the Northwest. Audioasis is the source for Seattle bands… You’ll hear the new, the old, the demos, the vinyl and the future of music. As we all know, music always starts in Seattle.

KEXP Presents: Audioasis Community Partnership & Benefit Show 4/3

By McKenna Haley KEXP’s Community Partnership Benefit Show will be at EMP Museum on Friday, April 3rd. This month’s show is an all ages benefit for TeenTix that is fully curated by EMP’s Youth Advisory Board, and hosted with DJs sets by KEXP’s Street Sounds DJ Larry Mizell, Jr. Enjoy live music from Gifted GabRead more…

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KEXP Presents: Audioasis Community Partnership & Benefit Show 3/7

By McKenna Haley March’s Community Partnership Benefit Show is coming up on Saturday, March 7th at The Sunset. This month’s show is in support of Motley Zoo Animal Rescue, a local, foster-based, volunteer run, nonprofit that rescues and finds permanent homes for pets in need. The only thing that could possibly hold a candle toRead more…

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Live Video: Erik Blood

Another local favorite – the impeccable Erik Blood drops by KEXP to sink his multitalented fangs into a succulent selection of tracks from his upcoming untitled release. With help from XVIII Eyes talent Irene Barber, Blood fills the KEXP live room with warm, caressing tones that mingle freely with dark, hypnotizing undercurrents that tiptoe onRead more…

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KEXP Presents: Audioasis Community Partnership Concerts 1/10

Get psyched for 2015 KEXP’s Audioasis presents a psychedelic Community Partnership Concert on Saturday, January 10th, featuring local acts Black Whales, Old Light and Neighbors. Join us at the Sunset for this 21 and over show, filled with mind altering pop, brutal rock and all round groovy tunes, to benefit KEXP’s featured Non-Profit of theRead more…

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Live Video: Shaprece

The swagger that often accompanies natural talent was on full display as Seattle’s Shaprece dropped by KEXP to showcase a handful of heartfelt tunes from her new Molting EP. Juxtaposed between the electronic and the organic, Shaprece’s silky, soulful vocals paint alluring visuals over a minimal but marvelous musical pallet provided by Phillip Peterson’s broodingRead more…

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Music That Matters: Pacific Northwest Roundup, Part Two

Check out some of the KEXP DJ’s favorite artists from the Pacific Northwest and around the world on-the-go. KEXP’s Music That Matters weekly podcast brings you an exclusive mix of new music from the world’s best independent artists. Currently, you’ll hear: Music That Matters, Vol. 440.5 – Pacific Northwest Roundup, Part Two Audioasis host DJRead more…

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Music That Matters: Pacific Northwest Roundup, Part One

Check out some of the KEXP DJ’s favorite artists from the Pacific Northwest and around the world on-the-go. KEXP’s Music That Matters weekly podcast brings you an exclusive mix of new music from the world’s best independent artists. Currently, you’ll hear: Music That Matters, Vol. 440 – Pacific Northwest Roundup, Part One Audioasis host DJRead more…

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Live Video: The Shivas

How does K Records label impresario Calvin Johnson feel about Pink Floyd? DJ Sharlese may not get the local legend to reveal how he feels, but one thing we know for sure is that he loves Portland surf-rockers The Shivas. Not only has he released the young band’s fourth album You Know What To DoRead more…

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KEXP Presents: Audioasis Community Partnership & Benefit Show 11/1

This Saturday, November 1st, KEXP’s Audioasis Community Partnerships Concert features local hip-hop acts Gifted Gab, Hightek Lowlives, and Nu Era. They’ll bring the beats to the Vera Project for an all-ages show to benefit East African Community Services.

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KEXP Top 12 Spotlight: DJ Sharlese

KEXP wants to know: “Who are your Favorite Artists of All Time?” Pick out a dozen musicians, bands, projects, and share them with us before Friday, September 19th at 6:00 PM PST. And then tune in during KEXP’s Fall Fundraising Drive, September 26th through October 3rd, to hear which artists your fellow members of theRead more…

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