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Monday Music News

Over the weekend, on the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump’s inauguration, the National shared a politically-focused video for “Walk It Back,” off of last year’s Sleep Well Beast. Directed by Casey Reas, the video featues grainy footage of politicians, with Reas saying: “The video documents the performance and spectacle of governance. It captures the pompRead more…

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Thursday Music News

All the way back in August, when Father John Misty was on his Pure Comedy tour, he recorded an episode of Austin City Limits for PBS. Recorded at The Moody Theater in downtown Austin, he delivered a shorter set than the other shows on his tour (his Seattle show at the Paramount was over twoRead more…

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2017 Top Ten List Spotlight: DJ Miss Ashley

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2017. Check out the Top 90.3 Albums of 2017, as voted on by our listeners. And check out more top albums from KEXP DJs, staff, and volunteers here. DJ Miss Ashley’s 2017 Top Ten Albums artist album label Chronixx ChronologyRead more…

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KEXP Staff, Volunteers & Interns Top 10 Albums of 2017, Part 1

Throughout the month of December, KEXP has been counting down our top albums. From Top 10 lists from our DJs to the Top 90.3 of 2017 voted by listeners, we’ve chronicled a wide array of some of this year’s most thrilling released. Now we’re turning the mic over to our behind the scenes staff, volunteers,Read more…

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2017 Top Ten List Spotlight: Evie

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2017. Check out the Top 90.3 Albums of 2017, as voted on by our listeners. And check out more top albums from KEXP DJs, staff, and volunteers here. Evie’s 2017 Top Ten Albums artist album label Pond The Weather MarathonRead more…

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Friday Music News

Kendrick Lamar has unveiled his cinematic new video for “LOVE” off of this year’s instant-classic DAMN. Directed by frequent collaborator Dave Meyers and the Little Homies (aka Lamar and TDE president Dave Free), the video cuts between a number of different scenes but overall follows the dissolution of a relationship. The video follows previous DAMNRead more…

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2017 Top Ten List Spotlight: DJ Kevin Cole

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2017. Check out the Top 90.3 Albums of 2017, as voted on by our listeners. And check out more top albums from KEXP DJs, staff, and volunteers here. DJ Kevin Cole’s 2017 Top Ten Albums rank artist album label 1Read more…

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2017 Top Ten List Spotlight: Atticus

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2017. Check out the Top 90.3 Albums of 2017, as voted on by our listeners. And check out more top albums from KEXP DJs, staff, and volunteers here. Atticus’ 2017 Top Ten Albums rank artist album label 1 Mogwai EveryRead more…

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Midnight In A Perfect World: Mura Masa

Mura Masa is the alias of London-based producer Alex Crossan. A native of the small island of Guernsey off the coast of Normandy, he emerged on the music scene in 2014 with the debut mini-album Soundtrack To A Death, introducing listeners to his adventurous and infectious beats. Following a string of hotly-tipped singles over theRead more…

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2017 Top Ten List Spotlight: Mike Ramos

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2017, leading up to our 2017 Top 90.3 Album Countdown! Check out the Top 90.3 Albums of 2017, as voted on by our listeners. And check out more top albums from KEXP DJs here. Mike Ramos’ 2017 Top Ten AlbumsRead more…

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