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Live Review: Project Pabst 2016 Day 1: Duran Duran, Ice Cube, STRFKR, Andrew W.K., Kyle Craft, and more

The MusicfestNW / Project Pabst teamup makes plenty of sense on paper – one had a great location on the Portland Waterfront last year, and one had a truly unique, interesting lineup – and at the end of day one of the newly-combined fests, it turns out it works in practice too. Despite being soldRead more…

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KEXP Suggests: Project Pabst Portland

Across the last three years, Project Pabst has quietly become one of the more reliably interesting festivals in the Pacific Northwest, which is no small feat considering its large-scale competition to the north of its site in Portland, Oregon. It’s essentially the Room on Fire of Northwestern music festivals – not reinventing the playbook butRead more…

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Outside Lands Music Festival 2016, Day 1

Cool, cloudy. Evening rain giving way to a damp smell of eucalyptus, wood chips, cigarettes, weed, and fried foods. The crowd at Golden Gate Park’s polo field is sparse in the early afternoon. But this lush green space is going to swell with some 70,000 music fans by days end. The ninth annual Outside LandsRead more…

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Friday Music News

Australian singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett has shared the video for her track “Nobody Really Cares If You Don’t Wanna Go To The Party.” The visual is comprised of clips from an impromptu pop-up show in London’s Crowne Plaza. Her album Sometimes I Sit And Think, Sometimes I Just Sit is available now. [Stereogum]

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Wednesday Music News

It’s an unlikely cover, but it’s for a great cause: Moby gives his spin to the Duran Duran classic “Rio.” The track appears on a tribute album to the ’80s icons titled Making Patterns Rhyme that’ll be out this July on Manimal Vinyl. Other artists on the comp include Warpaint, Little Dragon, Crocodiles, and more.Read more…

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Friday on My Mind: Best Opening Songs!

#163733253 / gettyimages.com 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. Yesterday and today during The Morning Show,all opening song tracks have comprised the entire 6am-10am time slot. Albums canRead more…

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Friday on My Mind: Election Day

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. The 2012 Election is just around the corner, so this week we are looking at songs for Election Day. It’s everyone’s civicRead more…

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Friday on My Mind: Top Songs About the Moon

It’s time again for Friday on My Mind, the weekly collaboration between KEXP and King 5 News. Yesterday marked the lunar phase of a New Moon, so today we’re talking about Top Songs About the Moon. The moon’s position changes on the celestial sphere every day. A New Moon is a lunar phase of theRead more…

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