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KEXP @ CMJ 2011, Day 1: Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah are about as indie and indie bands get. In fact, the band is an independent entity unto itself, having self-released all of their albums, starting with their magnificent 2005 self-titled debut. The post-debut hype that surrounded the band has since waned, partially due to unfairly lofty expectations for future releases,Read more...

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KEXP’s CMJ Broadcast Preview!

KEXP is thrilled to announce our 2011 CMJ broadcast showcase! KEXP, partnered with Toyota Free Yr Radio, will be returning to New York City for a live broadcast during the 2011 CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival to host a series of intimate live performances in the lobby of the Ace Hotel New York startingRead more...

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Out This Week 9/20

Okay, it’s not quite the mega-list like last week’s roundup of new releases, but there’s plenty to choose from this week too. Topping the list is Pearl Jam Twenty, the motion picture soundtrack to the Cameron Crowe-directed concert film/insider band profile chronicling the rise and resilience of this quintessential Seattle band. Thousands of hours ofRead more...

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Song of the Day: Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - Same Mistake

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 tracks, and recordings from independent artists that our DJs think you should hear. Each and every Friday we offer songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on theRead more...

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Thursday News Roundup

On Facebook, art be damned... or banned, at least. Yesterday, MSN reported that the iconic Nirvana album cover for their breakthrough, Nevermind, was removed from Facebook for violating the website’s terms, which state that “Facebook does not allow photos that attack an individual or group, or that contain nudity, drug use, violence or other violationsRead more...

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Thursday News Roundup

Though summer music festivals are usually reserved for carefree fun and more good music than anyone knows what to do with, occasionally tragedy can strike in the midst of tens of thousands of patrons crammed into a single festival ground, on which drugs and booze are plentiful and the sun is searing overhead. This, unfortunately,Read more...

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KEXP at CMJ 2009, Day 5: Alec Ounsworth

Today is acoustic day at The Cutting Room Studios NYC. You may know Alec Ounsworth from his other band, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, or his side moniker Flashy Python. The Philadelphia singer/songwriter is finally venturing out on his own name with his solo debut album Mo Beauty. We think Alec has been “solo” forRead more...

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