Category Archives: KEXP BBQ

Live Video: The 9th Annual KEXP BBQ!

Part of this month’s Concerts at the Mural series, the KEXP BBQ has been a tradition running nine years at the station, first starting out literally as a barbecue in our parking lot and now a free event for over a thousand fans. This year the lineup included Fool’s Gold, Rainbow Arabia, Capsula, School ofRead more...

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Photos: KEXP Concerts at the Mural & the 9th Annual BBQ!

This past weekend, KEXP listeners took over the Seattle Center’s Mural Ampitheater for a two-day thrill ride that included the first show in this year’s Concerts at the Mural series and the 9th Annual KEXP BBQ. Among the bands in attendance were Mad Rad, Hey Marseilles, The Maldives, Black Whales, Capsula, Virgin Islands, Fool’s Gold,Read more...

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Mad Rad rocking the KEXP BBQ at Seattle Center

Mad Rad just finished their set at the Seattle Center’s Mural Amphitheater, kicking off the 9th Annual KEXP BBQ as part of the Concerts at the Mural series. All of the music is free, so come on down!

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Concerts at the Mural begin; KEXP BBQ today at Seattle Center!

Here are a few photos from last night’s opening of KEXP and Seattle Center’s Concerts at the Mural free weekly series. Black Whales opened the night, followed by Hey Marseilles and The Maldives. The Mural lawn was a packed with fans of all three bands and those who just wanted to enjoy a nice eveningRead more...

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The 9th Annual KEXP BBQ Preview!

This evening will see the kickoff of the KEXP Concerts at the Mural series, ushering in the weekend with FREE live performances from The Maldives, Hey Marseilles, and Black Whales. Of course, if you can’t make it or just want some more great FREE music, there’s always Saturday, where KEXP’s 9th Annual BBQ will beRead more...

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KEXP BBQ photos

Many talented photographers captured memorable moments at the KEXP BBQ on Saturday and you’ll see a few of them featured here. Among them was Brittney Bush Bollay, whose dynamic shots you’ll find frequently on the KEXP Blog. Check out her shots of all six bands at the BBQ: view set

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Live Video from KEXP BBQ

Last Saturday, we hosted the 7th Annual KEXP BBQ with six great bands, each bringing something different: Champagne Champagne brought the grungy party rap, Born Anchors the straight up indie rock, Japandroids a double punch of guitar/drum punk fury, Cymbals Eat Guitars sprawlingly epic rock, Viva Voce the Portland-bred indie pop, and Dinosaur Jr. moreRead more...

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KEXP BBQ: Japandroids

Japandroids rocking the crowd at the KEXP BBQ. It may look crowded but there’s still plenty of room (and time) for you to come down to the Mural Ampitheatre at the Seattle Center and enjoy the barbeque. Next up, Cymbals Eat Guitars... Viva Voce... and Dinosaur Jr.

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KEXP BBQ: Born Anchors

Born Anchors rock steady at the BBQ... Coming up, Japandroids at 4:20, Cymbals Eat Guitars at 5:25... Viva Voce and Dinosaur Jr. later. Head on over to the Mural Ampitheatre at the Seattle Center now!

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KEXP BBQ: Champagne Champagne

Champagne Champagne kicking it to the crowd... Born Anchors coming up next! Come on down!

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