Category Archives: Live Performances Podcast

Live Video: Passion Pit “acoustic” at Bumbershoot Music Lounge

How does a mainly electronic band go acoustic? Short answer: they don’t. Well, not really, but when Passion Pit played live in afternoon during KEXP’s broadcast at Bumbershoot, they stripped it way back. On the third day of the festival, before their jam packed evening show on the Fisher Green stage, Passion Pit frontman MichaelRead more...

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Song of the Day: Lay Low - Brostinn Strengur

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. Finally, KEXP has been invited to broadcast live from Iceland, so this week we are featuring songsRead more...

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Hood to Hood West Seattle: Motopony

Conceived in a Tacoma warehouse by creative mastermind Daniel Blue, Motopony is the essence of folk n’ roll on fire with poetic passion. Singer, artist, writer and ex-fashion designer, Blue joined forces with Seattle hip-hop producer Buddy Ross, spawning the release of their ‘09 self-titled debut. Still in the musical shadows, the pair finally gainedRead more...

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KEXP Live Performance Podcast: The Wrens 6/9/07

The Wrens = the hardest working band (at the office!) photo by Gregory A. Perez While I don’t like to wish that The Wrens would abandon their families and jobs more often, it’s been nearly three years since they last performed in our city, so my concern for their familial and financial stability becomes compromised.Read more...

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Today in Music: Mew, Fujiya & Miyagi, Cold War Kids, the Decemberists, the Rosebuds, and Minus the Bear

John, Cheryl, Kevin, and an army of volunteers broadcasted live from the Austin City Limits Studios during the 2007 SXSW Music Festival last week. We’re very excited to offer the performances as special editions of our Live Performances podcast, many were available on the day of the performance. Download the performances and check out photosRead more...

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KEXP Live from SXSW - Day 3: The Stooges, Okkervil River, Under Byen, The Good The Bad & The Quuen, Beirut!

Thanks so much to everyone who was a part of our live broadcast from the Austin City Limits Studios during the 2007 South By Southwest Music Festival this week! We had a TREMENDOUS week of performances and interviews from Ghostland Observatory, Earl Greyhound, Mew, Peter Bjorn & John, Fujiya & Miyagi, The Apples in Stereo,Read more...

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KEXP Live from SXSW - Day 2: Apples in Stereo, Peter Bjorn & John, The Holloways, Fujiya & Miyagi, The Ponys

Day two is in the books and it was another HUGE day from SXSW! John Richards, Cheryl Waters, and Kevin Cole are broadcasting live from the Austin City Limits Studios for 2007 South By Southwest Music Festival. The three day broadcast features exclusive live performances from thirteen artists including Ghostland Observatory, Earl Greyhound, Mew, PeterRead more...

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KEXP live from SXSW - Day 1: The Early Years, Lily Allen, Ghostland Observatory, Early Greyhound, Mew

Earl Greyhound, rocking faces on KEXP at SXSW-3/14/07 Photo courtesy of Doron Gild What an amazing day! John Richards, Cheryl Waters, and Kevin Cole are broadcasting live from the Austin City Limits Studios for 2007 South By Southwest Music Festival. The three day broadcast features exclusive live performances from thirteen artists including Ghostland Observatory, EarlRead more...

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Michael Franti, live from Ballard!

Michael Franti, live on KEXP - 10/13/06, courtesy of Gregory Perez From The Arcade Fire to Zero 7, live performances have consistently been an important and unique aspect of KEXP’s programming. While the KEXP Live Performances section provides you access to hundreds of exclusive live performances, now you can subscribe to a weekly podcast thatRead more...

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Jamie Lidell, Live Performances Podcast

Jamie Lidell at Scala, Kings Cross, London - 11/2/05 Photo courtesy of neil365 From The Arcade Fire to Zero 7, live performances have consistently been an important and unique aspect of KEXP’s programming. While the KEXP Live Performances section provides you access to hundreds of exclusive live performances, now you can subscribe to a weeklyRead more...

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