Tag Archives: No Age

KEXP Suggests: Bartfest 2014 9/5-9/7

Finally! A reason to go to Spokane! This weekend, September 5th through 7th, launches the First Annual Bartfest, a music festival organized by a new all-ages venue in the small Washington town, The Bartlett. Together, with Nyne Bar located next door, they’ll host a three-day indoor festival smack-dab in the middle of downtown Spokane onRead more...

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Live Video: No Age

While the angular, avant-garde sound of L.A. group No Age hardly conjures up ideas of “flower power,” DJ Cheryl Waters couldn’t help but notice that she’s only ever seen guitarist Randy Randall in tie-dyed shirts. Apparently, Randall’s had a long history with this particular shirt, just as KEXP has with this Sub Pop duo, goingRead more...

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Out This Week 8/20

Vacation’s over, folks. Those last several weeks of light weekly lists with barely a handful of worthwhile new releases are no more. Time to get back to record shopping in earnest. And this week is a doozy! Topping the list is the tenth album from veteran Chapel Hill, NC, group Superchunk. Released on the labelRead more...

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Monday Music News

If you had any doubts that Prince was in touch with current pop culture (or had a sense of humor), the purple-loving icon not only made headlines last week by starting up a Twitter account (@3rdeyegirl) but also just released the jaw-droppingly funny new artwork to his latest single, “Breakfast Can Wait,” featuring Dave ChappelleRead more...

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Monday Music News

MGMT is apparently very much interested in collaborating with the “Hobo Rocket” band Pond in the future. Talking about their forthcoming self-titled album, VanWyngarden said it is “less distraught, nervous and paranoid” than the last - and “Your Life is a Lie” is both confident and absurd, allowing them to embrace both their surreal tendenciesRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

David Bowie has decided to spread the love a few months early this year. He’s released the music video for the track “Valentine’s Day” off of his recent album, The Next Day. The video doesn’t try to overwhelm you with visuals, there’s just Bowie and his guitar. The simplicity really allows you to notice justRead more...

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Wednesday Music News

We’ve always known Nathan Williams had a sense of humor, but Wavves‘ new video for “That’s on Me” feels both humorous and deadly serious. Sometimes you are just mad and need a cheerleader and a ... sword? The video pairs destruction born of frustration and the playful metal-wannabe riffing of Williams singing “that’s on me.”Read more...

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Wednesday Music News

Earlier in the year Poliça released “Tiff”, in collaboration with Justin Vernon - and today they have released the dark, claustrophobia-inducing, cinematic video for their already mildly scary song. In the video, which I’ll warn you now only becomes more violent from the moment it starts, Channy Leaneagh plays all the roles, torturing herself  usingRead more...

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Monday Morning News Fix

R.I.P. Broadcast’s Trish Keenan: We’re deeply saddened to report that Broadcast frontwoman Trish Keenan died last Friday. A statement on the Warp Records site details her recent battle with pneumonia which had left her in intensive care. Artists share some of their reactions here. Trent Reznor wins Golden Globe: Last night, Nine Inch Nails main man Trent ReznorRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

Tuesday, November 23rd FREELANCE WHALES with Miniature Tigers @ The Crocodile The last time Freelance Whales were in Seattle they were opening for Tokyo Police Club. Now they’re headlining their own show with fellow New York band Miniature Tigers helping out. Their quirky indie pop is led by Judah Dadone’s tender, emotional vocals that soundRead more...

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