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Video Preview: Capitol Hill Block Party

Warm summer weather has finally reached Seattle, just in time for the Capitol Hill Block Party! Showcasing over 100 artists, CHBP is a perfect time to discover a new artist in between sets from your current favorites. To help you make scheduling your weekend a little easier, we’ve gathered some videos previewing some of (butRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

It’s Capitol Hill Block Party weekend and the Hill is going to be booming! We’ve got some other great shows to share with you this week as well. On Tuesday night, Talib Kweli, J.Pinder, Raz, and DJ Vega The Virgo are at the Crocodile, J. Pinder has a free in-store at Easy Street Records inQueen Anne,Read more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Welcome to the doldrums of Winter, or as it seems to be heading. In the Northwest, that simply means there’s snow in the mountains and music in the air. This week has a few particularly nice surprises up its sleeve and though it starts off slow, the weekend is chock full of great shows. TuesdayRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Of course all the talk this week will be about the second annual Heineken City Arts Festival. This year, the three-day fest will take place October 20-22, featuring headlining acts Ryan Adams, Robyn, Built to Spill, Crystal Castles, and Ozomatli playing at various venues around town. Additional artists include  Shabazz Palaces, Campfire OK, The Fucking Eagles, Grand Hallway, The HelioRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

We sure hope everyone enjoyed the holiday weekend and didn’t blow off any fingers. Monday night, most of us will be enjoying 4th of July fireworks at Gas Works Park or from any one of our favorite local viewing spots. Many have rated Seattle’s fireworks display as one of the best in the country andRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

THIS WEEK: More amazing local music than you know what to do with. Here’s a rundown: Tuesday, January 11 DEAD MEADOW with Sweet Apple (feat. J. Mascis), Blood Red Dancers @ The Tractor Tavern In what will be a change of pace from the Tractor’s usual lineup of blues, country, folk, or anything else thatRead more…

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Capitol Hill Block Party Photos: Sunday

Sunday might have been the final day of the 2010 Capitol Hill Block Party, but the bands weren’t going out without a fight! Sunday featured the following Seattle based bands: hip hop duo Blue Scholars, folk pop group Grand Archives, ferocious punk rock from Steel Tigers of Death, electro rappers Mad Rad, acoustic folk trioRead more…

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Song of the Day: Grand Archives – Oslo Novelist

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. Each and every Friday we offer songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on the MiddayRead more…

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DJ Sharlese’s Top Videos of 2009

Hi, I’m DJ Sharlese and I like to listen to music and watch TV, so naturally I like music videos. In no particular order, here are my favorite videos of 2009:

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GIVE Benefit @ The Crocodile tonight!

Holiday cheer and goodwill is in the air, and along with it comes the overwhelming influx of holiday music retailers are using to manipulate you to spend, spend, spend. In spite of their efforts, it’s a great time to give, give, give, and get a dose of sonic relief from the holiday scramble and doRead more…

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