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Musicfest NW: Cymbals Eat Guitars

photos by Kyle Johnson intro by Jason Kinnard Yet another New York band with a unique sound to fall in love with, Cymbals Eat Guitars isn’t exactly what you might expect given the name. We recently saw these guys playing at the KEXP BBQ where they put on a great show and surprised us withRead more…

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KEXP BBQ photos

Many talented photographers captured memorable moments at the KEXP BBQ on Saturday and you’ll see a few of them featured here. Among them was Brittney Bush Bollay, whose dynamic shots you’ll find frequently on the KEXP Blog. Check out her shots of all six bands at the BBQ: view set

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Live Video from KEXP BBQ

Last Saturday, we hosted the 7th Annual KEXP BBQ with six great bands, each bringing something different: Champagne Champagne brought the grungy party rap, Born Anchors the straight up indie rock, Japandroids a double punch of guitar/drum punk fury, Cymbals Eat Guitars sprawlingly epic rock, Viva Voce the Portland-bred indie pop, and Dinosaur Jr. moreRead more…

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You may have heard about this already, but here are the reasons Three Imaginary Girls recommend the KEXP BBQ

Ideally summertime is all about getting sweaty and silly at free outdoor music shows. And guess who sticks to their ideals? Our provider of independent, new music, KEXP. Their summer concert series at the Mural Amphitheater in Seattle Center is running over the next few weeks to bring you a plethora of pitch-perfect bands forRead more…

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Concerts At The Mural: The 7th Annual KEXP BBQ this Saturday!

As you may have heard, KEXP has combined forces with the Seattle Center this summer to present the 2009 Concerts at the Mural series.  Things got off to a grand start at last Friday’s opener, with some memorable performances from the mighty Blitzen Trapper and native sons Throw Me The Statue.  The free and all-agesRead more…

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KEXP & Seattle Center Present: Concerts At The Mural Series

Need a little spice in your Friday evenings? Ticketmaster service fees got you down? Well, my friend, KEXP has got just the prescription for you. Starting this weekend, KEXP is teaming up with the good people behind Seattle Center to present a weekly series of free, all-ages concerts on the lawn of the Mural Amphitheater.Read more…

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Live Video: Cymbals Eat Guitars on the Morning Show

The Staten Island band Cymbals Eat Guitars have been getting a lot of buzz and rave reviews on their live shows and debut, Why There Are Mountains — and no wonder: their sound checks indie rock icons like Modest Mouse, Pavement, Built to Spill, even My Bloody Valentine at various times without sounding exactly likeRead more…

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Song of the Day: Cymbals Eat Guitars – Cold Spring

Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different song as part our Song of the Day podcast subscription. This podcast features exclusive KEXP in-studio performances, unreleased songs, and recordings from independent artists that our DJs think you should hear. Today’s featured selection, chosen by Midday Show host Cheryl Waters, is “Cold Spring” by Cymbals EatRead more…

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