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Friday Music News

Arcade Fire have shared a remix of the title track of this summer’s Everything Now from their tourmates from the European leg of their recent tour, Colombian psychedelic cumbia band Bomba Estéreo. Simón Mejía of Bomba Estereo said that Win Butler approached the band with a couple of song possibilities to remix but they chose “Everything Now” because “weRead more…

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2017 Top Ten List Spotlight: Michele Myers

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2017, leading up to our 2017 Top 90.3 Album Countdown! Voting ends on Friday, December 8th at 6:00 PM PT, so let us know your favorites now, and tune in on Friday, December 15th to hear if your picks madeRead more…

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TV Eye: Week of 2/13

KEXP has our TV eye set for this week in late night television. Set your DVR, TiVo, or just drink some coffee to stay awake for these musical guest performances on your favorite talk shows. Here are the highlights: Monday, February 13th: Jimmy Kimmel Live!: D.R.A.M. featuring Erykah Badu Last Call with Carson Daly: BombaRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Tuesday, September 13th: The Julian Lage Trio at the Triple Door (more info) Buyepongo, Elia, DJ Chilly at Nectar Lounge (more info)

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El Sonido: Solsticio de Verano / Summer Solstice

El calor de verano ya llegó y para celebrar el solsticio de verano en el hemisferio norte, hemos compilado unos videos alegres que evocan las esencias veraniegas: asolearse, nadar, contemplar el cielo, y hacer un trío al campamento. En Seattle sentimos cariño y anhelo por esta estación. A los que viven al sur del ecuadorRead more…

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2015 Top Ten List Spotlight: Darek Mazzone

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2015, leading up to our 2015 90.3 Top Album Countdown on Friday, December 18! Tune in to make sure your favorites made the list! Darek Mazzone’s 2015 Top Ten Albums artist album label Bomba Estereo Amanecer Sony Cheikh Lô BalbalouRead more…

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2015 Top Ten List Spotlight: DJ Chilly

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2015, leading up to our 2015 90.3 Top Album Countdown on Friday, December 18! Tune in to make sure your favorites made the list! DJ Chilly’s 2015 Top Ten Albums rank artist album label 1 Bomba Estéreo Amanecer Sony 2Read more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, July 13th: • KEXP Presents Eternal Summers, Nic Hessler at Barboza // 21+ (more info) Tuesday, July 14th: • KEXP’s Wo’ Pop Presents Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley // All Ages (more info) • Graham Nash at Neptune Theatre // All Ages (more info) • Marriages, Branden Daniel & TheRead more…

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Music That Matters Podcast: Más o Menos Bien

Check out some of the KEXP DJ’s favorite artists from the Pacific Northwest and around the world on-the-go. KEXP’s Music That Matters weekly podcast brings you an exclusive mix of new music from the world’s best independent artists. Currently, you’ll hear: Music That Matters, Vol. 436 – Más o Menos Bien El Sonido host DJRead more…

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Live Video: Bomba Estéreo

The name of their 2009 release (2008 in Colombia), “Blow Up”, was prescient. While the music of Bomba Estéreo is stylistically explosive, their popularity at the time of its release was just beginning to grow. We watched them ascend as their in-studio performance from late 2009 quickly became one of our most popular videos andRead more…

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