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Thursday Music News

Yesterday, we shared that The Pains of Being Pure at Heart will be releasing their third album, Days of Abandon, on April 22nd, and today we’ve got the first single to share with you. The band are playing The Vera Project on May 3rd with Fear of Men. [Spin]

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Album Review: David Lynch - The Big Dream

David Lynch‘s musical legacy is not one to be trifled with. Throughout his many decades of film work, Lynch has made it a priority for the musical impact of his films to be just as haunting and brilliant as the visual. From the dystopian terror of his and Peter Ivers’ Eraserhead soundtrack to his fruitfulRead more...

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Monday Music News

King Khan and the Shrines are back at it again - this time with track “Born To Die” and a string of show dates! Supposedly about the “state of the world we live in today” the upcoming album is a psychedelically exciting as you would expect from a band that jams as hard as theRead more...

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Out This Week 8/14

This week is a particularly exciting one for KEXP listeners because today marks the release of Live At KEXP Volume Eight! Featuring performances from April 2011 to April 2012, the 19-track compilation houses live performances from some of KEXP’s newest discoveries alongside longtime favorites, including songs from Alabama Shakes, Of Monsters and Men, Tame Impala,Read more...

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Tuesday Music News

Ahead of its July 10th release, George Lewis Jr., better known as Twin Shadow, is streaming his sophomore album Confess at Urban Outfitters’ website. Reportedly inspired by an early morning motorcycle ride in Los Angeles, Lewis has also released a video for the album’s first single, “Five Seconds”, which you can watch below. Just TellRead more...

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Thursday Music News

The Very Best are back at it with new album MTMTMK out July 17 (that’s the cover art above). Yesterday, they released another new track, called “We Ok”, featuring Somalian-Canadian rapper K’naan. As can be expected, the track is bursting with energy and will make you happy regardless of what else has happened this week.Read more...

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Live Around Town This Week

This Memorial Day Weekend hosts a number of great music festivals and important Anniversaries, including the 10th Annual Sasquatch Music Festival (May 27-30), the 40th Annual Northwest Folklife Festival (May 27-30), and (for the hardcore) - we’ve even got Rain Fest (May 27-29).   Monday, May 23 Naughty By Nature with Jay Barz, J’Mar, andRead more...

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Out This Week 3/1

This past week we’ve been thrilled to be the exclusive hosts of a live session with Beady Eye, the new project featuring most of the former members of Oasis -- singer Liam Gallagher, guitarist Gem Archer, bassist Andy Bell and touring drummer Chris Sharrock. Fan reaction has been pretty amazing, proving just how much theRead more...

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Monday Morning News Fix

Trent Reznor wins Oscar for The Social Network: Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor has won his first Academy Award. Reznor and long-time collaborator Atticus Ross won the Oscar for Best Original Score for The Social Network, the duo’s first project as film composers. (via Rolling Stone) R.I.P Excepter’s Clare Amory: We are sad toRead more...

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Live Review: Lykke Li @ Showbox at the Market 2/13

  photos by Hilary Harris review by RJ Cubarrubia With a cherubic voice and an equally angelic face, Sweden’s Lykke Li has been a hot commodity this past year (seriously, who tours this much behind their debut album?). On February 13, the reputation of her energetic live show packed the Showbox at the Market, whereRead more...

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