Tag Archives: Caribou

Midnight In A Perfect World: Botany

The alias of Austin, TX-based musician Spencer Stephenson, Botany is a creator of transportive, free-flowing music that’s carried by a strong psychedelic streak. Since his 2011 debut EP, Feeling Today, his sound has evolved from shimmery beats towards a more metaphysical sound that defies simple categorization. In anticipation of his third album, Deepak Verbera, thatRead more…

Posted in KEXP, Midnight In A Perfect World | Also tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Midnight In A Perfect World: Emancipator

The alias of Portland-based musician Douglas Appling, Emancipator has become well-known for his blissful, lush, and cinematic style of music that organically fuses downtempo, trip-hop, and instrumental hip-hop elements into his own enveloping style. A stellar live performer that’s a staple on the festival circuit, Emancipator also recently launched his own label Loci Records toRead more…

Posted in KEXP, Local Music, Midnight In A Perfect World | Also tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sasquatch! Music Festival 2016, Day 4: Caribou

Dan Snaith may have started Caribou as a sample-heavy solo project, but after his set at Sasquatch! Music Festival, it is hard to think of Caribou as anything but a live band. Such was the effect of Snaith and his three touring companion’s show Sunday. While Caribou’s more recent work contains a bevy of liveRead more…

Posted in KEXP, Live Reviews, Sasquatch | Tagged | Leave a comment

KEXP Listener’s Guide to the 2016 Grammys

Called “the biggest night in music,” tonight marks the 58th Annual GRAMMY Awards airing on CBS at 5:00 PM PT / 8:00 PM ET. LL Cool J returns to host for the fifth time in a row, and the evening will feature performances from Alabama Shakes, Kendrick Lamar, Gary Clark Jr., and many, many more.Read more…

Posted in KEXP | Also tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

2015 Top Ten List Spotlight: Miss Ashley

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! Voting ends on Friday, December 11th at 6:00 PM PT, so let us know your favorites now, and tune in on Friday, December 18 to hear if your picks madeRead more…

Posted in 2015 Countdown, KEXP | Also tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

TV Eye: Week of 8/3

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, August 3rd: The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Albert Hammond Jr. Last Call with CarsonRead more…

Posted in KEXP, TV Eye | Also tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Tuesday Music News

English rockers New Order have announced a new album, their follow up to 2013’s Lost Sirens, called Music Complete. The album will feature collabs with Iggy Pop, Brandon Flowers, and Elly Jackson of La Roux. Music Complete drops on September 25. Watch the album trailer below. [Pitchfork]

Posted in KEXP, Music News | Also tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Wednesday Music News

Courtney Barnett brings us the dark, somber video for the track “Kim’s Caravan” off her latest Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit. She says the song was inspired by her concerns for the Great Barrier Reef, and describes the tune as “an apocalyptic tale of our world painted black with oilRead more…

Posted in KEXP, Local Music, Music News | Also tagged , , | Leave a comment

TV Eye: Week of 4/13

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, April 13th: Jimmy Kimmel Live: The War on Drugs Last Call with Carson Daly: ColleenRead more…

Posted in KEXP, TV Eye | Also tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Live Review: Caribou with Koreless at Showbox at the Market 3/4/2015

Truly, we can’t do without you, Dan Snaith. With a discography 15 years deep and only getting sweeter with time, any chance to see Snaith in any venue under any of his monikers is an incredible blessing. In fact, I bet he could have sold just as many tickets throwing a DJ set as DaphniRead more…

Posted in KEXP, Live Reviews | Also tagged , , | Leave a comment
Donate Now!

Donate to KEXP Today!

Donate to KEXP Today!
where the music matters

The KEXP Blog

Sponsored By
Become a KEXP Sponsor!
  • KEXP Post Categories