Tag Archives: David Bowie

Friday on My Mind: Modern Holiday Classics

It’s time again for Friday on My Mind, our weekly blog post where we look at videos centered around one theme. This is a collaboration between KEXP and King 5 News. It’s that time of the season again, so we’re looking at holiday songs.

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Friday On My Mind: 1972

It’s time again for Friday on My Mind our weekly blog post where we look at videos centered around one common theme. This is a collaborative effort between KEXP and King 5 News. Today as the 2012 Fall Fundraising Drive draws to a close, we are also wrapping up our countdown of the greatest albumsRead more...

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Out This Week 6/4

It’s always hard to follow up a breakthrough records, but Japandroids have not only met any expectations that may have been placed on them, they’ve set themselves to break out to a bigger audience that no one, even the band themselves, may have ever expected them to reach. Although we’re only halfway through the year,Read more...

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Bowie Reissuing “Golden Years” as an iPhone App

Art pop legend David Bowie is reissuing his 1975 single “Golden Years” as a multitrack iOS App, allowing users to remix, reorganize, and export an MP3 of the song nearly four decades after its release. As the Guardian reports, the 16-track original has been mixed down to eight core files: Bowie’s lead vocals, 12-string guitar,Read more...

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Monday Morning News Mash-Up

DJ Shadow is not only the precipice of a new album (due early in 2011), he’s about to take his beloved self on the road for the Live from the Shadowsphere tour. Fans in Seattle can squeal with glee as Shadow will be in town October 26th at The Showbox.

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Monday News Mash-Up

Those of you who desire your lullabies sang by a former professor with a magnificent beard will be happy to know that Kiss Each Other Clean, the newest album from Sam Beam a.k.a. Iron & Wine, is set for release in early 2011. Until then, your cat’s mane and purring will have to suffice.

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Monday News Mash-Up

New generational Yacht Rockers Vampire Weekend are the target of Contra cover model, Kristen Kennis. Kennis is suing the band for $2 million claiming the photography release form signature using her name was forged.

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Live Video: Seattle Rock Orchestra with The Kindness Kind and guests

Last month, the worlds of classical music and rock ‘n’ roll collided as the Seattle Rock Orchestra combined an 80-piece orchestra of traditional instruments like violins, cellos, flutes, and trumpets, with The Kindness Kind, a local indie rock band comprised of electric and bass guitar, drums and keyboards. Joining them were singers David Terry (ofRead more...

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Saturday Afternoon Artist: David Bowie

A tall blond man enters the stagelight with an acoustic guitar.   The crowd screams, at this concert there are thousands.  He seems so comfortable up there, like he just walked into his living room. He asks the crowd “Have you got the stamina?”, they cheer, he laughs and throws a smile at the band behindRead more...

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Monday News Mash-Up

In effort to encourage donations to Oxfam and Doctors Without Borders to assist emergency relief in Haiti, Wilco posted two shows for free download on Wilcoworld. The downloads are free, but they’re asking fans to donate $15 to either organization

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