Tag Archives: Beach House

Thursday News VS The World

Three years of Swedish folk troubadour and guitarist extraordinaire Jose Gonzalez‘s life will be shown to the massed in the documentary titled The Extraordinary Life of Jose Gonzalez. The film follows Gonzalez as he records his album In Our Nature. This documentary certainly looks off-beat. Check out the link to see the trailer.

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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, August 23rd Burning: A Mogwai Concert Film @ Northwest Film Forum The journeying songs of Scottish atmospheric rockers Mogwai aren’t typically radio friendly. Their music is best when set to something, whether it be a movie or a long nighttime drive down the coast. It’s not surprising then, that they’ve scored multiple films, andRead more...

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In the Studio: KEXP photos from early April

We have some more great photos from our inspired in-studio performances featuring some of the most stunning voices in music today. Jónsi (of Sigur Rós) was entrancing, Charlotte Gainsbourg was enchanting, and Citizen Cope was captivating. We were also treated to California indie-rock from The Morning Benders, Ryan McPhun of The Ruby Suns (based outRead more...

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Out This Week 1/26

Music fanatics everywhere can breathe once again as this week’s new releases promise only the most excellent albums to come in 2010. Prolific folk artist Stephin Merritt has created yet another masterwork with Magnetic Field’s new album, Realism. Releasing 19 albums in 19 years under several get-ups, Realism is as inspirational and instrumentally seductive asRead more...

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Album Review: Beach House - Teen Dream

Dream pop duo Beach House proves the third time is truly the charm with their Sub Pop debut and third studio album, Teen Dream (out tomorrow!). Vanishing for a month with all their instruments and producer Chris Coady, Alex Scally and vocalist/keyboardist Victoria Legrand shut themselves away in a converted New York church called Dreamland.Read more...

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Monday News Mash-Up

In effort to encourage donations to Oxfam and Doctors Without Borders to assist emergency relief in Haiti, Wilco posted two shows for free download on Wilcoworld. The downloads are free, but they’re asking fans to donate $15 to either organization

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Song of the Day: Beach House - Norway

Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different song as part of our Song of the Day podcast subscription. This podcast features exclusive KEXP in-studio performances, unreleased songs and recordings from independent artists that our DJ’s think you should hear. Each and every Friday we deliver songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on theRead more...

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