Category Archives: KEXP Presents

KEXP Presents: Pianos in the Parks 7/13-7/30

For a third year, KEXP is proud to once again be part of Pianos in the Parks program, an initiative to bring a little musical magic into hundreds of Seattle and King County’s parks and open spaces. For those who are new here, or perhaps just never knew, every summer, reclaimed pianos that were previouslyRead more…

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KEXP Presents: Ballard Seafood Festival 7/7-9

Ballard and seafood are practically synonymous. Before the neighborhood became synonymous with hip bars and a thriving music scene, it was all about fish. Personally, I come from a lineage of family who left their homes and sought out Ballard. My grandfather worked out on a tugboat and his father before him fished for a living. Now IRead more…

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KEXP Rocks the Docks at Waterfront Park 7/1

This Saturday, KEXP is heading down to Waterfront Park to “Rock the Dock” with a lineup with acts from all around the Northwest. This FREE, all-ages event includes performances from Portland punks The Thermals, Seattle’s power-pop enthusiasts Bread & Butter, versatile Seattle songwriter Jenn Champion (formerly S, double formerly the lead vocalist of Carissa’s Wierd), andRead more…

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KEXP Celebrates Juneteenth on Sunday 6/18

lovelies.. last years celebration of ‘juneteenth, was so well received, kexp is proud to announce that we’ll continue to honor a now annual tradition with a day of programming that honors and celebrates our journey from the darkest days of the middle passage from africa to our full blossom in this land our home. fromRead more…

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KEXP Presents the Gathering Space Stage at Folklife

KEXP is proud and excited to be partnering with the 2017 Northwest Folklife Festival to bring the Gathering Space Stage. From the words of Folklife, “The Northwest Folklife Festival is the place to learn, to dance, to play, to try something new, and to discover arts and cultures that inspire celebration of one another andRead more…

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Sonic Reducer on KEXP Presents: 13th Birthday Party at The Funhouse 5/5

Has it really been thirteen years? It was May 1, 2014 that KEXP’s punk rock show Sonic Reducer hit the airwaves. Since then, DJs Mr. West, Brian Foss, and Jenn have brought you three hours of the best in local, national, international punk and hardcore from 9:00 PM to midnight every Saturday night. Tonight, Friday,Read more…

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KEXP Presents: Damon Krukowski and The New Analog 4/20

You needn’t be an audiophile snob to conclude that today’s MP3 downloads, or their streaming counterparts, sound worse than 1965’s LPs – MP3s are designed to sound worse. It’s a crucial part of what enables them to be so portable, cheap (if not free), and ubiquitous. If you are dancing while wearing earbuds, like inRead more…

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Street Sounds on KEXP Presents: BeatMatch at Vera Project 4/14

Tonight, Friday, April 14th, Street Sounds on KEXP + do206.com present BeatMatch, an all-ages, beat battle featuring Seattle-area producers. This year’s competitors include sixteen producers who will compete head-to-head in four rounds, playing their beats for judges and a live audience. Beeba (of Brothers From Another) will host the evening, and this year’s judges areRead more…

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KEXP Presents: Dancing on the Valentine XII at The Crocodile 2/10

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and we choo-choo-choose Dancing on the Valentine! Now in its twelfth year, this annual event was launched by leukemia survivor Jenny George as a celebration of life and her birthday. All proceeds go to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Since its launch in 2004, Dancing on the ValentineRead more…

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KEXP Presents: The 4th Annual Skate Like a Girl Benefit at Vera Project 2/4

KEXP is proud to once again sponsor the Skate Like a Girl benefit, with proceeds helping to empower youth (not exclusively girls, but mostly girls) through skateboarding workshops and programs. Roll on over to the Vera Project this Saturday, February 4th for live music from Kimya Dawson, Wimps, Acapulco Lips, and Fine Prince. Attendees canRead more…

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