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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, February 22nd: • MIGOS, Rich the Kid, Skippa the Flippa at The Showbox // All Ages (more info) • Julien Baker, Generifus at The Vera Project // All Ages (more info) • MRCH, Sister Girlfriend, Caargo at Barboza // 21+ (more info) Tuesday, February 23rd: • KEXP Presents Parquet Courts at Neumos // AllRead more…

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Photos: Reykjavik Calling 2015 at Neumos

Last weekend saw the return of Reykjavik Calling, the annual showcase featuring artists from sister cities Reykjavik and Seattle. Each year, KEXP curates the bill, selecting likeminded artists whose complementary styles might lead to fruitful collaboration. This year, we made our choices with a mind toward Iceland’s 2015 centennial of women’s right to vote inRead more…

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KEXP Presents: Reykjavik Calling 2015

This Saturday, October 10th, KEXP presents the Sixth Annual Reykjavik Calling at Neumos, a free showcase pairing artists from Iceland’s burgeoning music scene with your favorite Seattle musicians. Local artist Briana Marela opens the show. Though based here in Seattle, she recorded her most recent album in Reykjavic, with Sigur Rós producer Alex Somers. TheRead more…

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Music That Matters: Spotlight on Decibel Festival 2015

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. 478 – Spotlight on Decibel Festival 2015 DJ Alex shinesRead more…

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Out This Week 8/24

The latest from Australian band Royal Headache doesn’t hurt KEXP’s ears: our Music Director Don Yates calls it, “another first-rate set of urgent, soul-steeped garage-rock and post-punk, combining buzzing guitars and energetic rhythms with emotive lyrics and lead singer Shogun’s gritty, soulful vocals.” Dirty Projectors bassist/vocalist Angel Deradoorian, or just Deradoorian, releases her solo debut,Read more…

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Live Video: Briana Marela

Although the title of Briana Marela‘s debut derives from a kids book about the physical world around us, the album itself best describes our state of adulthood in immaterial ways. In recording All Around Us, the Seattle native sought the elven shores of Iceland and the sprightly touch of Sigur Ros producer Alex Somers, whoRead more…

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Wednesday Music News

Local hip hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis return with the sentimental track “Growing Up,” dedicated to Macklemore’s baby daughter, Sloane. He says on his website, “When you try to escape yourself, life has an interesting way of creating situations that force you to come back. To look at who you are. This is whyRead more…

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Scene and Unheard: Vigil and Bummershoot Festival 2013!

On any given weekend in Seattle, there are a million amazing shows to see – from jazz at a coffee shop or theater, to a grunge show at a DIY space, to a major act at any one of our large venues. Maybe this weekend you want to try something new, maybe you heard oneRead more…

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Scene and Unheard: Prince Rama, Lee Gamble, Childbirth, Jaill and more!

On any given weekend in Seattle, there are a million amazing shows to see – from jazz sets at coffee shops and orchestras at theaters, to a grunge shows in DIY spaces and major touring acts at any of our larger venues. Maybe this weekend you want to try something new; maybe you heard oneRead more…

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