Tag Archives: Macklemore and Ryan Lewis

Meet the New “Music Matters” T-shirt!

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This week KEXP unveils its new “Music Matters” T-shirt, designed by New York native Jeff Glendenning, Assistant Professor of Communications Design at Syracuse University and former Art Director for The New York Times Magazine (fancy!). “I was inspired to create something listeners would want to wear with KEXP pride,” says Jeff. Mission accomplished! This simpleRead more...

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KEXP Listener’s Guide to the Grammys

When the music industry rolls out the red carpet this Sunday, January 26, for the 56th Grammy Awards, you’re going to want to walk along. But don’t just trust us. See, and hear, for yourself who’s worth seeing and hearing with our KEXP Listener’s Guide to the Grammys.

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Photos: SMooCH Benefit at Showbox at the Market 12/14

You may have seen headlines like “Macklemore Crowd Surfs With His Youngest Fan” (Huffington Post) or “Macklemore caps a very special year at benefit show” (The Seattle Times), but the real story about the SMooCH benefit show last Saturday night was that the event itself raised over $330,000 for uncompensated care at Children’s Hospital. BetweenRead more...

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Monday Music News

Congratulations to local hip-hop heroes Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, who were nominated last Friday for the 56th Grammy Awards in seven categories, including Best New Artist, Song of the Year and Album of the Year. James Blake also received a nomination for Best New Artist, and Daft Punk racked up four nominations, including Album ofRead more...

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Monday Music News

Arcade Fire has released the new interactive video for “Reflektor”. Like previous videos made with director Vincent Morisset, this one pulls you in by asking you to control the reflection and special effects. (Be warned: the video only works with Google Chrome, but is very much worth the effort.) The video centers on a woman whoRead more...

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Photos: Macklemore and Ryan Lewis at Dick’s Drive-In

His posse was on Broadway last night. In what became the worst kept secret appearance in Seattle, local hip-hop stars Macklemore and Ryan Lewis took over the intersection of Broadway and Olive Way in Capitol Hill yesterday to film a video for their song “White Walls”, referencing the singer’s suped-up Cadillac. Thousands of fans waitedRead more...

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SIFF 2013 Face The Music Preview: The Otherside

The Otherside (Directed by Daniel Torok, USA, 2013, 47 minutes) Festival screenings: Friday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM - SIFF Cinema Uptown Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 8:30 PM - SIFF Cinema Uptown “I don’t think having a cohesive we-all-sound-like-this kind of thing is important. I think the most important thing is a trueRead more...

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Sasquatch 2013, Day 1: Reignwolf, Father John Misty & Macklemore and Ryan Lewis

by Tara Kelly Kearns The first day of Sasquatch greeted me with lots of good vibes. From high-fives to hugs, and signs saying “You’re looking good” to crowd sign-a-longs, people are here not only to have a good time, but to share it with strangers and friends. Even despite the age range -- young teensRead more...

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Out This Week 7/23

We envy you. When you go into your favorite record store today or hop online to your trusted music merchant, you are about to buy your favorite album of the year. Or one of them, anyway... there’s a lot of competition this fall! Purity Ring, though, the Halifax/Montreal-based duo, have finally released their full-length debut,Read more...

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Monday Music News

After pulling an all-nighter working on their new album, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis appeared on the Morning Show today with an announcement about new music from the duo. The Seattle-based duo announced that their debut album, The Heist, will be released on October 9th and to support it, they’ll be embarking on an extensive (56Read more...

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