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Music That Matters Podcast: Runner Powered Podcast, Volume 3

Check out some of the KEXP DJ’s favorite artists from the Pacific Northwest and around the world on-the-go. KEXP’s Music That Matters weekly podcast brings you an exclusive mix of new music from the world’s best independent artists. Currently, you’ll hear: Music That Matters, Vol. 413 - Runner Powered Podcast, Volume 3 KEXP’s Resident RunnerRead more...

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Monday Music News

Last night, singer-songwriter Beck, appeared at Santa Cruz’s Rio Theatre to perform music from last year’s sheet music album, Song Reader. These songs have not been recorded and this is the first time he has played “Sorry” and “Heaven’s Ladder” live. Watch both performances below. [CoS]

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Live Around Town This Week

We’re exhausted but had an amazing Labor Day weekend at Bumbershoot! As expected, the music just keeps getting better and the schedule keeps getting busier. Tuesday starts a 2-night series at the Paramount with Fleet Foxes and The Walkmen. On Thursday we’ve got The Horrors at Neumo’s, Friday has The Antlers at Neptune, Sleepy SunRead more...

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Music That Matters podcast: The Starlight Collection

Check out some of the KEXP DJ’s favorite artists from the Pacific Northwest and around the world on-the-go. KEXP’s weekly Music That Matters podcast brings you an exclusive mix of new music from the world’s best independent artists. Stereolab in the KEXP parking lot, October 2008 / photo by Ron Henry Currently you’ll hear: MusicRead more...

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Album Review: Pretty Lights - Making Up a Changing Mind

With mashup artists popping up in the last decade like moles waiting to be whacked it’s difficult to give sample-based music a listen without a hint of doubt. The blogosphere thoroughly documents this trend. Thousands of Internet junkies publish newcomers that add wobbling basses to Lily Allen tracks or blend a few one-liners from ProdigyRead more...

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