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Video Roundup: Capitol Hill Block Party 2014, Part One

It’s almost time to shut down the streets of the neighborhood for an amazing weekend of music: Capitol Hill Block Party 2014! This year’s line-up features a great range of artists, both local and visiting, many who’ve stopped by the KEXP studios before! In fact, the list is so long, we’ve split it up intoRead more…

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KEXP Suggests: West Seattle Summerfest 7/11-13

It’s hard to believe it’s already time for the 32nd Annual West Seattle Summerfest, but this weekend, Friday, July 11th through Sunday, July 13th, it’s time to cross the bridge for some neighborhood fun! This year’s line-up is better than ever, featuring KEXP’s favorites like The Helio Sequence, The Moondoggies, Country Lips, Vox Mod, andRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Tuesday, July 1st • Fuck Buttons, Total Life at The Crocodile // All Ages (more info) • Kraftwerk 3-D at The Paramount // All Ages (more info) • Painted Palms at Barboza // 21+ (more info)

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Live Video: Country Lips

What’s the best thing about the Seattle band Country Lips? Is it their name? Maybe. Is it their traditional Americana music? Getting close… Is it that they get people to dance and dance often? Yes! In a city not known for it’s folk music, accordion playing and hip shaking, Country Lips bring the best outRead more…

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Music That Matters Podcast: The Light Of The Day

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. 412 – The Light Of The Day: KEXP’s Don SlackRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, June 9th • Movie Mondays Presents Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me at the Triple Door // All Ages (more info) • Tom Brosseau at Sonic Boom Records, 6:00 PM // FREE, All Ages (more info) Tuesday, June 10th • Jungle at Neumos // 21+ (more info) • KEXP Presents The Mountain Goats, LoamlandsRead more…

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KEXP Suggests: Northwest Folklife Festival 5/23-5/26

Nothing says the start of the summer quite like the Northwest Folklife Festival, the nation’s largest community powered festival… and KEXP’s future neighbors at Seattle Center! Now in its 43rd year, Northwest Folklife Festival is a family affair, with the expanded hands-on Discovery Zone and nearly non-stop family-friendly performances and activities. This year’s Memorial DayRead more…

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Monday Music News

KEXP DJs are counting the days ’til the release of the new album from Swedish sister duo First Aid Kit. Their third full-length, Stay Gold, won’t be out until June 10th on Columbia Records, but we’ve got this Swedish TV performance to tide us over in the meanwhile. Watch them perform the track “My SilverRead more…

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KEXP Suggests: Capitol Hill Block Party 7/26-7/28

This weekend, the streets will be alive with the sound of music – the Seattle way! There are a ton of terrific bands to see and hear this year at the Capitol Hill Block Party, from The Flaming Lips and Dirty Projectors to La Luz to Pickwick. Whole areas of Capitol Hill will be blockedRead more…

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Live Video: Country Lips

There isn’t a plethora out there on the wide open spaces of the internet about the wild Seattle band Country Lips, so here’s a bit of detail: the 7-piece band sounds like a whiskey-infused, shack-swaying barn party. The staple of their music is their fast moving fingers on violin, guitar and keys, accompanied by vocalsRead more…

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