Category Archives: Video Roundup

KEXP’s 2012 Winter Holiday Playlist 2012

It’s that magical time of year again -- Sufjan Stevens has been releasing and presenting his usual barrage of bizarrely sweet Christmas cheer, and there have been plenty of other excellent holidays-themed releases and performances. For your holiday listening pleasure, we’ve compiled a list of the best that this season has offered, and though it’sRead more...

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Video Roundup: It’s (Maybe) The End Of The World As We Know It

NASA thinks otherwise, but according to the Mesoamerican Long Count Calendar, the world will end today. Even if the Mayans couldn’t rightly predict their own demise, who knows? We may have only one more day left on Earth. If that’s the case, we’re going out swinging! All day, KEXP DJs are playing songs to soundtrackRead more...

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R.I.P. Ravi Shankar

Perhaps no other artist has brought Eastern music to the West like sitar master Ravi Shankar. His tutelage of George Harrison in the mid-60′s kicked off a lifetime of cultural exchange. While rock bands like The Beatles were incorporating Eastern sounds in their music, Shankar himself was composing for western-style orchestras back home and collaboratingRead more...

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KEXP Thanksgiving Video Roundup

As the sun sets earlier and the trees are shedding the last of their leaves, Americans gather today to celebrate what matters most: eating a dead bird while arguing about football cherishing one of the few times of the year where everyone can gather under one roof to spend time with each other. Whether you’reRead more...

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Video Roundup: The Women of 2012

As a supplement to John’s “Mom Show” this morning, and our earlier roundup celebrating women, we’d like to keep the celebration of female art on the indie scene going throughout the day! 2012 has seen an insane number of breakout artists, many (if not most) of which are women who are not afraid to breakRead more...

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Video Roundup: Celebrating Women in Music

On the Morning Show today, John Richards is hosting his annual “Mom Show,” remembering and honoring his mom and all the loved ones in our community that we’ve lost. Following this heartfelt show, all day long DJs Cheryl Waters, Kevin Cole, Darek Mazzone, and Larry Rose will feature exclusively female artists to coincide with aRead more...

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KEXP Halloween Video Roundup

Leaves are falling, days are getting darker and Halloween is once again upon us. It also means kids, candy and costumes everywhere. At KEXP today, we invite you to our annual Halloween Day Open House. Drop by between 10AM and 5PM in costume with your kids for trick-or-treating, special treat selections provided by Trophy Cupcakes,Read more...

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Concerts at the Mural: Remembering 2011

The first show of the 2012 installment of KEXP and the Seattle Center’s Concerts at the Mural series is just a few days away. This free concert series, open to the public at the Mural Amphitheater at Seattle Center, kicks off this Friday, August 3rd with No Depression Night, hosted by DJ El Toro andRead more...

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Video Roundup: The Olympics Mixtape

by Ian Robinson and Jacob Webb With the opening ceremony kicking off the London 2012 Summer Olympics this afternoon, it’s time once again for a month of obsessively watching events you likely have little or no understanding of for no other reason than a sense of patriotic pride and a fascination with high performance athletes.Read more...

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Video Preview: Capitol Hill Block Party

Warm summer weather has finally reached Seattle, just in time for the Capitol Hill Block Party! Showcasing over 100 artists, CHBP is a perfect time to discover a new artist in between sets from your current favorites. To help you make scheduling your weekend a little easier, we’ve gathered some videos previewing some of (butRead more...

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