Category Archives: Local Music

Song of the Day: Deep Sea Diver - One By One

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. Today’s song, featured on The Afternoon Show with Kevin Cole, is “One By One” by Seattle’sRead more...

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Live Video: The Murder City Devils

Seattle. 1998. The Murder City Devils, a band of Seattle’s top garage punks, is playing shows with Pacific Northwestern 90s greats Pearl Jam, Built to Spill, and The Black Halos. Flash forward to 2014, and the band has gone through three albums, a deficit of one member, and most importantly, one break-up in 2001. YetRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, September 15th • Zammuto at Barboza // 21+ (more info) Tuesday, September 16th • Interpol, Rey Pila at Paramount Theatre // All Ages (more info) • Jose James, Gizmo, DJ AC Lewis at The Crocodile // All Ages (more info) • Caetano Veloso at Benaroya Hall // All Ages (more info)

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KEXP Q&A: Whitney Petty of Thunderpussy

The sultry, swaggering supergroup known as Thunderpussy put on a fabulously glamourous show. I mean, just look at the picture above, how could you NOT be entertained?? KEXP caught up with Thunderpussy guitarist, Whitney Petty, to talk to her about the band, the attitude they flaunt, and much more! Which came first, the band orRead more...

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Song of the Day: Naomi Punk - Television Man

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. Today’s song, featured on The Midday Show with Cheryl Waters, is “Television Man” by Olympia bandRead more...

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KEXP Suggests: Noise for the Needy 9/12-13

This weekend, the long-running Noise for the Needy series will turn off the volume, but not before one last memorable blast in Ballard. Friday, September 12 Black Whales, Hand Of The Hills, Transmissionary Hilliards // 8:00 PM, FREE Acapulco Lips, Lures, The Moonspinners, Bad Motivators, UBU ROI 2 Bit Saloon // 9:00 PM The HelioRead more...

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KEXP Presents: Electronic Audioasis 9/13

Tune in this Saturday, September 13th for another special all-electronic edition of Audioasis as KEXP and the city of Seattle gears up for this year’s Decibel Festival happening September 24th through September 28th. Hosted by DJ Alex and co-produced with the help and guidance of Audioasis host DJ Sharlese, the show will feature live performancesRead more...

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Live Video: Tuatara

It took nearly six years, but the members of Tuatara finally heard the shaman’s call. The members of the collaborative Seattle collective, led by drummer and producer Barrett Martin (Screaming Trees, Mad Season, Walking Papers), gathered once again outside of the plain of their ordinary lives to create another album of instrumental worldliness and metaphysicalRead more...

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Live Review: Deep Sea Diver at Fremont Abbey 9/5/14

Anyone who’s ever seen a show at Fremont Abbey could tell you that it’s a beautiful, intimate setting; it’s one of a handful of music venues in Seattle that is available to rent for wedding receptions, and when it does host gigs, they’re primarily acoustic shows and songwriter showcases. But Deep Sea Diver hasn’t beenRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, September 8th • Devon Williams, Melted Toys at Chop Suey // 21+ (more info) • Midge Ure at the Triple Door // All Ages (more info) • Owen Pallett, Avi Buffalo at Neumos // All Ages (more info)

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