Tag Archives: Low

Monday Music News

Cut Copy released their new single in the most novel way I’ve heard in a long time -- at Pitchfork, you could claim a vinyl copy of the single as long as you were one of the first 120 to arrive. The one-sided record was then cut and pressed before you, and engraved with theRead more...

Posted in Music News | Also tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sub Pop Records Will Have Their Revenge on Seattle: Looking Back on 25 Years, Part 3

Hey, Sub Pop Records, you blushin’ yet? All week long, KEXP has been asking their roster, their minions, and the Seattle music community to share their memories of this legendary label as we help celebrate their 25th anniversary and eagerly await the Sub Pop Silver Jubilee this Saturday, July 13th. In 1988, my new friendRead more...

Posted in Interviews, KEXP, KEXP Suggests | Also tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Song of the Day: Low - Plastic Cup (Live at KEXP)

Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different song as part of 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. In celebration of Sub Pop’s Silver Jubilee, KEXP is featuring songs exclusively from Sub PopRead more...

Posted in KEXP, Song of the Day Podcast | Also tagged | Leave a comment

Thursday Music News

Following in the wake of their reunion-EP-of-sorts Songs for Slim, which benefited guitarist Slim Dunlap’s recovery from a stroke, The Replacements have announced they will be performing together again as The Replacements for the first time since 1991′s infamous “It Ain’t Over ‘Til The Fat Roadie Plays” show. The band will perform at Riot FestRead more...

Posted in KEXP, Music News | Also tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Live Video: Low

If KEXP had a Five-Timers Club, Low would now be one of its key members. The long-running Duluth, Minnesota trio has been a KEXP favorite for the better part of the last 15 years, and while the trio was out in the Northwest promoting their tenth (!) full-length, The Invisible Way, they stopped by KEXP’sRead more...

Posted in KEXP, Live Video | Tagged | 1 Comment

Live Around Town This Week

What a fantastic time of the year for shows in Seattle! As the weather heats up, so does the frequency of shows it seems. With just about something for everyone this week, we start off on Monday night with yet another great evening with Mudhoney, this time at Easy Street Records. Jamie Lidell, Empress Of, andRead more...

Posted in KEXP, Live Around Town | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Out This Week 3/19

It should be no surprise that several of the artists topping this week’s list of new releases were making appearances at SXSW last week, but two of them were also previewing their new songs live on KEXP during our broadcast from Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop. Billy Bragg and Palma Violets both gave memorable performances. Bragg,Read more...

Posted in KEXP, Out This Week! | Also tagged , , | 1 Comment

Song of the Day: Low - Plastic Cup

Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different song as part of 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. Today’s selection, featured on the Midday Show with Cheryl Waters, is “Plastic Cup” by LowRead more...

Posted in KEXP, Song of the Day Podcast | Tagged | 1 Comment

Tuesday Music News

Low are back with the less Tweedy influenced track “So Blue” from their upcoming album, The Invisible Way. Building to a humble intensity with piano and guitar alike, the track demonstrates that they’re still creating moving slowcore/indie music and not just slow music. Their album will be out March 13th via Sub Pop. [Spin] Folk-rock band The Cave SingersRead more...

Posted in KEXP, Music News | Also tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wednesday Music News

Duluth-based band Low, whose members are going into their 20th year as a band together, have released “Just Make It Stop” from the Jeff Tweedy-produced The Invisible Way out on Sub Pop on March 18th. The album will be their 10th, and the slowcore pioneers have upped the tempo on this track -- it’s theRead more...

Posted in KEXP, Music News | Also tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment
Donate Now!

Donate to KEXP Today!
where the music matters

The KEXP Blog

Sponsored By
Become a KEXP Sponsor!
  • KEXP Post Categories