Tag Archives: Chastity Belt

Music That Matters: Shadow Expert

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. 569 – Shadow Expert Silver, sweet, and spectral tones fillRead more…

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In Stores Now 6/5

Earlier this year, we got a sneak peek at the new alt-J album as the UK trio stopped by KEXP for an in-studio session. Now, the entire LP is out — a release KEXP Music Director Don Yates calls, “their most adventurous, ranging from catchy prog-pop and solemn atmospheric folk ballads to decidedly odder fare.”Read more…

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Thursday Music News

The War on Drugs released a new song today and also announced their follow-up record to 2014’s critically-acclaimed Lost in the Dream. The song is called “Holding On” and feels like it could have easily fit on that last LP, with Adam Granduciel sounding Springsteen-esque without sounding derivative and gives hope that this new album won’t disappoint. TheRead more…

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Song of the Day: Chastity Belt – Different Now

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. Today’s song, featured on The Midday Show with Cheryl Waters, is “Different Now” by Chastity Belt, fromRead more…

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Thursday Music News

Local rock darlings Chastity Belt are streaming their new album I Used To Spend So Much Time Alone on NPR ahead of its June 2nd release on Hardly Art. The new album has them reflecting more within and covering topics like heartache, confronting change, and depression. It’s a mature growth from earlier tongue-in-cheek tracks like “Cool Slut”Read more…

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KEXP Presents: Videoasis at Northwest Film Forum 5/24

Remember spending nights staying up watching MTV, waiting for your favorite video to come on? Over three decades after the network’s launch and the official dawn of the format for mainstream audiences, music videos have continued to be a major way for fans to interact with music. The Northwest has added to the pantheon over theRead more…

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Tuesday Music News

If you’re going to have a eerie, gory music video, who better to narrate than Iggy Pop? UK trio alt-J have recruited the Grandfather of Punk to do just that in their clip for “In Cold Blood.” Director Caspar Balsey does a little too good of a job building up the tension as a smallRead more…

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Tuesday Music News

Last month, The Drums shared their first new single in a few years, the super-danceable “Blood Under My Belt.” Today, we’ve got a video for the track, featuring frontman/sole member Jonny Pierce posing against colorful backdrops. In a press release, he shares, “I hate making music videos. But, alas, sometimes you need to feed theRead more…

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Wednesday Music News

For International Womens Day, Swedish siblings First Aid Kit have shared a new song. Stream the single “You Are the Problem Here” below. Sisters Klara and Johanna Söderberg explain they wrote the track, “after reading about yet another rape case where the perpetrator was handed a sentence which did not at all reflect the severityRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Tuesday, November 15th: Street Sounds on KEXP Presents Denzel Curry at Neumos (more info) The Orwells, Dante Elephante at The Crocodile (more info) Cherry Poppin’ Daddies at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley (more info) Jenny Hval at Kremwerk (more info) Queensrÿche, Armored Saint, Midnight Eternal at The Showbox (more info) The Gotobeds, Private Room, Listen Lady atRead more…

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