Tag Archives: Aretha Franklin

Video Roundup: You’d Be a Fool

It saddens us to report that as of this post we are abandoning our indie music format for a more commercially viable Top 40 radio format. Just kidding! Happy April Fool’s Day, everybody. John Richards just shared a few of his favorite Fool’s Day songs in Friday on My Mind, but seeing as how todayRead more...

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Friday on My Mind: April Fools, Fool!

It’s time again for the latest installment of Friday on My Mind, a weekly series where we focus on a topic and tie it into music. This is a collaborative effort between KEXP and King 5 News. This week it’s all about Fools... April Fools. I pity the fool that don’t like this theme! AprilRead more...

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Saturday Afternoon Artist: Aretha Franklin

When I was growing up, things were pretty chaotic at my house. So, much of the time I hid in my room reading books and listening to music. I was only 10-years-old when I found my first Aretha Franklin record in the garage. It was one of hundreds of dusty 45s that my dad hadRead more...

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Happy 4th of July from KEXP!

Whether or not you support current or past political policies and agendas, there’s no doubt in anyone’s mind that we are all extremely privileged to live in the United States. So, KEXP would like you, our listeners, to join us for a small token of celebration for this great, if sometimes flawed, country we liveRead more...

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Thursday News Roundup

New Gorillaz Album for Christmas? Consequence of Sound is reporting that Damon Albarn has recorded an album using his iPad which he will release for FREE on Christmas Day. The music was created during the Gorillaz latest tour of the U.S. over a month. They’ve also made an Advent Calendar to track the release┬áhere.

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