Tag Archives: Jonsi

Monday Morning News Fix

After originally stating that This Is Happening would be LCD Soundsystem’s last album, James Murphy has lately been making it seem like the band’s status going into the future is more up in the air than he originally led people to believe. I guess we can only hope. In the meantime, the band recently recordedRead more...

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Thursday News Celebration

Casiotone for the Painfully Alone has announced his retirement after 13 years in the music scene. CFTPA was known for his lo-fi sound and offbeat, insightful lyrics. To coincide with his retirement, there will be the “1st Annual Final North American Tour” which includes a Sept. 14 stop in Seattle at Sunset Tavern. For theRead more...

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In the Studio: KEXP photos from early April

We have some more great photos from our inspired in-studio performances featuring some of the most stunning voices in music today. Jónsi (of Sigur Rós) was entrancing, Charlotte Gainsbourg was enchanting, and Citizen Cope was captivating. We were also treated to California indie-rock from The Morning Benders, Ryan McPhun of The Ruby Suns (based outRead more...

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Live Review: Jónsi @ Showbox SoDo 4/10

Almost unnoticed, Jónsi takes center stage, illuminated by a single spotlight. All chatter dies as the crowd fixes on the sole man dressed in a white, tattered, feathered jacket gripping an acoustic guitar. Most in the crowd have never heard the solemn opening tune, “Stars In Still Water,” or the other six new songs theRead more...

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Out This Week 4/6

Spring is in the air and with it comes a bounty of new releases proliferating on record store shelves, and you’re not going to want to wait until Record Store Day (on April 17) to pick these up! Jónsi debuts his solo project with Go, a collection of nine songs he wrote over the yearsRead more...

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Sound and Vision: 28 days of videos

Being the shortest month of the year, February gave me 28 days to find the best videos for your eyes and enjoyment. Fortunately, I found some really great videos help me remember childhood memories or create fantasy ones, understand the difference between good and bad and to start considering what I want to be forRead more...

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Thursday News Threads

One way to protest the war: sue the Air Force. That’s what The White Stripes are doing , but only because they claim “Fell in Love WIth A Girl” was used, unauthorized, in an ad during the Superbowl. Kem Kraft, the composer from Utah, commissioned to create the track for the ad has sent anRead more...

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