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Friday on My Mind: June!

It’s time again for Friday on My Mind. Our weekly blog post where we look at videos centered around one common theme. This is a collaborative effort between KEXP and King 5 News. June has snuck up on us. Seriously, it snuck up and stabbed May right in the heart and now wants all ofRead more...

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Wednesday Music News

DJ Cheryl Waters was infamously speechless after UK trio London Grammar performed live in the KEXP studios (watch that session here). We can’t wait to hear what she thinks of the band’s latest video for the track “Hey Now,” filmed in stop-motion animation. Watch the breathtaking clip from their debut album, If You Wait, below.Read more...

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Friday on My Mind: Songs for Rejoicing!

It’s time again for Friday on My Mind. Our weekly blog post where we look at videos centered around one common theme. This is a collaborative effort between KEXP and King 5 News. As everyone knows by now, Seattle’s very own Seahawks are heading to the Super Bowl. The team’s mantra is to “take oneRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

Without much notice or fanfare, SBTRKT has released another new track on his Soundcloud account. The newest surprise song, “Terminal”, follows the late-July release of the track “Gloss“. There’s no word on whether or not these tracks will feature on an upcoming release. Listen to “Terminal” below.

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Monday Music News

New Zealand’s fourth most popular comedy folk duo Flight of the Conchords hadn’t produced any new material (visual, musical, or otherwise) since their 2009 hiatus, but this weekend, Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie teamed up to release a video for Red Nose Day: Comedy for Cure Kids. In the video (which you can watch below),Read more...

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Thursday Music News

Welsh trio The Joy Formidable have released a new video preview/cinematic experience for their upcoming album Wolf’s Law due out early 2013. The video, which involves plenty of high-contrast black and white Tree of Life style shots of different things happening (including bears fighting, a person being born, a volcano, and some surgery) in anRead 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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Out This Week 6/19

A Fiona Apple album is a rare thing, both for its scarcity -- this is her first album in seven years -- and for the quality of art pop that her contemporaries just seem unable to match. Today sees the release of The Idler Wheel, short for a title longer than this sentence. Fans couldn’tRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

Passion Pit has uploaded another Gossamer track entitled “I’ll Be Alright”. If “Take A Walk” didn’t seem crazy or danceable enough for you, “I’ll Be Alright” will fulfill all of your Passion Pit desires. The song is a dizzying combination of all that we have come to know and love about Angelakos’s excellent and uniqueRead more...

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Thursday News Threads

Vampire Weekend‘s new album, Contra, is due out January 12th. It appears the band were trying some kind of underhanded viral marketing scheme to leak the word out early. Now their “faked” website, IThinkUrAContra.com, just forwards to their official one. Meh. Do you know which band whips it good and is coming to Seattle forRead more...

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