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Midnight in a Perfect World: Ben Gibbard

Although best known as the lead singer behind seminal Pacific Northwest bands Death Cab For Cutie and The Postal Service, Ben Gibbard also possesses a deep record collection, spurred by his passion for timeless pop and Krautrock gems that date back to the 60s. Expertly curating a 17-song all-vinyl set for KEXP, Ben Gibbard theRead more…

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The Song That’s Shaking Me with Howler

KEXP asks musicians, “What is your favorite song, old or new, that you can’t stop listening to lately?” Jordan Gatesmith (vocals/guitar): Mine’s “Appetite” by Prefab Sprout. I’m obsessed with that song. Actually, I think all of us are — Ian Nygaard (guitar): No, no, no — mine would be “Wood Beez” by Scritti Politti. MaxRead more…

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