Tag Archives: Frank Fairfield

Video Roundup: Take Your Dog To Work Day

Here at KEXP, every day is Take Your Dog To Work Day, but today, Friday, June 20th, it’s officially a day to have a furry office-mate! Started in 1999 by Pet Sitters International (PSI), Take Your Dog To Work Day was initiated to celebrate the great companions dogs make and encourage their adoptions from localRead more...

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Celebrating Independence with… Tompkins Square

In honor of Independence Day, KEXP is saluting some of our favorite indie record labels whose DIY-spirit helped revolutionize the music industry. As an independent radio station ourselves, KEXP is thrilled to give a 13-gun salute to these pioneers with a series of label spotlights through the Fourth of July. Despite getting his start workingRead more...

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2011 Top Ten List Spotlight: Greg Vandy

The KEXP DJs hear thousands of albums every year, but in 2011, which ten really stood out for them? Find out as KEXP looks at each DJ’s list through the month of December, leading up to our 2011 Top 90.3 Countdown, as voted on by YOU, the KEXP listener! Voting ends on Monday, December 19th,Read more...

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SXSW preview: Frank Fairfield trailer

The last screening of the Frank Fairfield movie, produced by More Dust Than Digital and American Standard Time’s Greg Vandy (host of KEXP’s The Roadhouse), is tomorrow, Thursday, 3/17, in Austin at the Alamo on S. Lamar at 11am as part of Documentary Shorts 1. The Alamo serves breakfast and coffee, so it’s a goodRead more...

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Weird at My School: Frank Fairfield’s Pawn Records presents Unheard Ofs & Forgotten Abouts

My record collecting isn’t quite worthy of an episode of Hoarders or a psychology textbook, but it’s borderline. What keeps me on the right side of the threshold? I have never descended down the rabbit hole of collecting shellac ‘78s. Partially because I have enough trouble explaining to my partner why I’m forever squandering preciousRead more...

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Live Video: Frank Fairfield on The Roadhouse

Two weeks ago, old time blues musician Frank Fairfield stopped by The Roadhouse with Greg Vandy to play songs from his new album and some traditional favorites. While just in his mid-twenties, Fairfield is a man out of time, looking and playing the part of a 20′s Dust Bowl rambler, with ankle-high wool trousers, buttonedRead more...

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