Category Archives: KEXP Presents

KEXP Presents: Audioasis Community Partnership & Benefit Show 2/14

This Valentine’s Day, Friday, February 14th, show your love for KEXP’s Community Partnerships Initiative by attending our benefit show for Jumpstart Seattle, featuring XVIII Eyes, Fox and the Law, and SEACATS. Jumpstart Seattle is an early education organization working toward the day that every child in America enters kindergarten prepared to succeed. Jumpstart also recruitsRead more…

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KEXP Presents: Expansions 14th Annual MLK Unity Celebration

“I am convinced that love is the most durable power in the world. It is not an expression of impractical idealism, but of practical realism. Far from being the pious injunction of a Utopian dreamer, love is an absolute necessity for the survival of our civilization. To return hate for hate does nothing but intensifyRead more…

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KEXP’s Seek & Destroy Presents: Red Fang tonight at Showbox at the Market

Portland riff-brokers Red Fang recorded a crushing in-studio session for Seek & Destroy’s four-year anniversary on October 27, playing songs in from their new album, Whales & Leeches. You can watch the full performance below, and you can also catch them live at their S&D-sponsored, all-ages show at Showbox at the Market this Saturday, NovemberRead more…

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KEXP Presents: Reykjavik Calling 2013 @ Neumos 10/12

Over the past several years, KEXP and Iceland have developed a mutual relationship of sharing and caring, but no doubt we have been the greater beneficiaries considering the wealth of excellent bands we discover over there. At the end of October, we’ll begin our third year in a row broadcasting live during Iceland Airwaves andRead more…

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KEXP’s Audioasis Presents Hibou, USF & People Under the Sun @ Barboza 9/24

Every Saturday evening, I look forward to playing you some of my favorite songs. I remember discovering our Northwest music scene: I was lucky enough to stumble on a host opening on the local show at my college station, KGRG FM. I trained with the original hosts of the show a couple of times, andRead more…

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This Friday: Concerts at the Mural with Cloud Cult, Deep Sea Diver and Chastity Belt!

This Friday, KEXP and Seattle Center continue with Concerts at the Mural, a series of free concerts at Seattle Center’s Mural Amphitheater, featuring Cloud Cult, Deep Sea Diver and Chastity Belt. Long time KEXP faves Cloud Cult will headline the night with what’s sure to be an musically epic and emotionally uplifting performance of songsRead more…

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Watch Sub Pop Silver Jubilee Broadcast Live!

Sub Pop and KEXP present A Silver Jubilee Broadcast live from the Space Needle. From noon to 5:30PM today, KEXP DJs John Richards and Kevin Cole celebrate Sub Pop Records’ 25th Anniversary by songs from deep within the Sub Pop archive, interviews with label employees, friends and artists, and live performances from Sera Cahoone, J.Read more…

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KEXP Pride Party & Seattle Pride Parade this Sunday!

Join us this Sunday, June 30, as KEXP and 5 Point Café present the KEXP Pride Party, an all-day celebration during Seattle Pride in historic Tilikum Place park, located at the finish line of the Pride Parade route. The party will feature music from KEXP DJs El Toro, Riz, Larry Rose and Sharlese and foodRead more…

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Hood To Hood 2013

Each year, KEXP descends upon the winning neighborhood of our annual Hood to Hood Challenge during our Spring Fundraising Drive, and this year, Seattle’s University District won decisively. To celebrate their victory, we are broadcasting live on Friday, April 19th, from the University of Washington’s Red Square as part of Husky Fest. Join us betweenRead more…

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KEXP Presents: Expansions 13th Annual MLK Celebration

We should believe in each other’s dreams “Wholy Holy” – Marvin Gaye Coming so soon after that month long holiday season of light, set during the deepest part of the yearly time when all larger land mammals are usually in deep slumber. In a still contentious and sometimes dangerous social climate, when the fatigue ofRead more…

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