Category Archives: Riz

2012 Top Ten List Spotlight: Riz

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2012, leading up to our 2012 Top Album Countdown, as voted on by our listeners! Tune in on Friday, December 28th to hear if your picks made the list! Yppah (with Anomie Belle) at KEXP, 03/21/12 // photo credit: DaveRead more...

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Fall Fundraising Drive: Riz Wants You...

...to Power KEXP during its Fall Fundraising Drive! Digging in the vaults, I unearthed this print ad for a September 1992 issue of The Rocket, featuring our own DJ Riz! Back then, Riz was responsible for the drive time shift on weekday afternoons. What might you have heard? Well, I couldn’t find a playlist for SeptemberRead more...

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2011 Top Ten List Spotlight: DJ Riz

The KEXP DJs hear thousands of albums every year, but in 2011, which ten really stood out for them? Find out as KEXP looks at each DJ’s list through the month of December, leading up to our 2011 Top 90.3 Countdown, as voted on by YOU, the KEXP listener! Voting ends TODAY Monday, December 19thRead more...

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2010 Top Ten List Spotlight: DJ Riz

When it comes to albums released in 2010, you’d be hard-pressed to find anyone who’s pored over them more intensely than a KEXP DJ. So, what were their favorites? Which CDs did they reach for the most, or, uh, “click on” the most in their iTunes players? Find out as KEXP looks at each DJ’sRead more...

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KEXP’s Year in Review: Riz - Hope, promises and apologies : or 2006 the road back from heck..

Matmos, photo courtesy of lamanyana The absolute most slamrockin, rumpnockin, supersmilyfaced time i had in 2006 was the morning of november 8th when it felt like the clouds were rolling back and daylight was begining to return in america. i don’t talk politics much cause it bums me out, but that don’t mean it don’tRead more...

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kid party from a childless dj’s prospective

With Kevin at the KEXP Kids Dance Party, Chop Suey - 6/18/06 Courtesy of Greg Perez I’ll say at the outset that this was one of the better gatherings i’ve played for in quite sometime. i been wanting to do this for sometime - (despite what you may have heard this was my idea.. thankRead more...

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