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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, October 10th: No Parents, White Fang, Birth Defects at the Vera Project (more info) Black Breath, Hissing, Of Corpse, The Vatican at El Corazon (more info) Earshot Jazz: Freddy Cole Trio at the Triple Door (more info) Orcas Island Film Festival at Orcas Island (more info) Tuesday, October 11th: El Sonido on KEXP PresentsRead more…

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Wednesday Music News

Local duo Chimurenga Renaissance (aka Tendai Maraire of Shabazz Palaces and Hussein Kalonji) debut a new track today titled “Girls With Gunz,” a song they say was inspired by African assassin Grace Maseva, a woman who fought in the Second Chimurenga, the war that ended white rule in Zimbabwe. Local writer Charles Mudede explained onRead more…

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2015 Top Ten List Spotlight: Michele Myers

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! Vote today for your favorite albums of the year, and you’ll be entered into a drawing to win a 10 CD pack of the Top Albums of 2015, as votedRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Tuesday, December 1st: • Lifelong & KEXP Present World AIDS Day Concert at The Showbox // All Ages, FREE (more info) • Ezra Furman, Guy Blakeslee at the Tractor Tavern // 21+ (more info) • Cancer Bats at El Corazón // All Ages (more info) • Zappa Plays Zappa: 40th Anniversary of One Size FitsRead more…

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Wednesday Music News

If you caught the Father John Misty video for “The Night Josh Tillman Came to Our Apartment,” you might’ve marveled at the technology that allowed Josh Tillman to pick himself up at a bar and take himself home for a romantic evening. Today, Sub Pop reveals a behind-the-scenes look at how they made it happen:Read more…

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Thursday Music News

Revolution Girl Style Now! Or, err, September 22nd, when Northwest icons Bikini Kill release their 1991 demo tape of the same name on vinyl, CD, and digitally, via Bikini Kill Records. The reissue will also feature three previously unreleased tracks. The cassette was originally recorded by Pat Maley in Olympia, and will be re-mixed andRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, March 23rd: • Kristin Hersh, Chris Brokaw at The Triple Door // All Ages (more info) • Little Wings, Karl Blau, With Child at The Vera Project // All Ages (more info) • The Wrecking Crew at SIFF Cinema Uptown // All Ages (more info)

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Live Video: !!!

Do you like dancing in your underwear? Yeah? Do you like dancing in public in your underwear? Well, !!!‘s Nic Offer sure does. For their performance at KEXP’s broadcast from Doug Fir Lounge during Musicfest NW, the frenetic frontman stripped down to his Some Girls-inspired skivvies before thrusting his hips into the crowd from onstage.Read more…

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Live at MFNW 2013, Day 1: !!!

text by Anna McClain and Janice Headley With his boundless energy and novelty shorts, Nic Offer of !!! may very well be the Richard Simmons of the dance-punk revival scene. From our MusicFestNW broadcast, he led the packed crowd at the Doug Fir Lounge into a series of disco-aerobics: there were handclaps, jazz hands, andRead more…

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Bumbershoot 2013: Day 1

Saturday’s Bumbershoot festivities got the 2013 season off to a great start. With the turnout highlight of the day going to rising Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar, and with a three way tie for most dancing going to !!!, Charles Bradley, and Crystal Castles, the day was an eclectic bunch of gems. Being one of theRead more…

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