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Friday Music News

Mere weeks before heading out on his Life Aquatic Tour (yes, inspired by the Wes Anderson film), west coast rapper Vince Staples shares the new single “BagBak.” Listen below. Frankly, I don’t remember any scenes with a bagbak, but you can definitely envision Bill Murray and his band of interns storming the Belafonte to theseRead more…

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Build Your Music Brand as KEXP’s Free Artist Education Workshops Kick off This Saturday!

Calling all musicians looking to take your band and brand to the next level! KEXP, in partnership with Upstream Music Festival + Summit and MoPOP, is kicking off our Mastering The Hustle artist education workshop series. The first workshop is “Building Your Music Brand”. This free event features a killer lineup of badass Seattle musicRead more…

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Sub Pop’s 2016 Loser Scholarship

It’s that time again: beloved Seattle institution Sub Pop Records is looking for losers for the Sub Pop 2016 Loser Scholarship! Tune in to The Morning Show on KEXP today (Thursday, February 25th)as DJ John Richards chats with Sub Pop about this awesome annual opportunity. Three lucky local teens will be awarded with some schooltimeRead more…

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Sub Pop’s 2015 Loser Scholarship

Hey kids! Time is running out for you to be a loser: the deadline for Sub Pop’s 2015 Loser Scholarship is Thursday, April 2nd. Every year, this highly-respected local label offer a scholarship opportunity for graduating high school seniors who reside in Washington or Portland, and are on their way to full-time enrollment at anRead more…

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Wednesday Music News

Australian dance masters Cut Copy have announced they’ll be releasing a deluxe edition of last year’s amazing album, Free Your Mind. This expanded edition comes out July 22nd on Loma Vista Records, and will feature five new songs taken from the album’s recording session (including the two used on the 2013 Record Store Day 10″).Read more…

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Sub Pop Records Wants More Losers!

High-school inhabitants of the Pacific Northwest! Are you musically-inclined? Do you think of yourself as a creative artist? Are you a senior on your way to higher education at an accredited university? Then Sub Pop wants you to apply for their 2014 Loser Scholarship award. There are three scholarships available — one for $7,000, oneRead more…

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Wednesday Music News

A documentary about beloved singer/songwriter Elliott Smith is scheduled to make its world premiere at the San Francisco International Film Festival on May 5th. Director Nickolas Rossi describes the film as “an intimate, meditative inquiry into the life and music of Elliott Smith.” Titled Heaven Adores You, the film features unreleased songs and rare footage,Read more…

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Sub Pop Records Will Have Their Revenge on Seattle: Looking Back on 25 Years, Part 4

Today, we wrap-up our series of Sub Pop Memories. (Check out previous installments here, here, and here.) Surely, new memories will be made this Saturday, July 13th at the Sub Pop Silver Jubilee in Georgetown, and you can read all about those on the KEXP Blog in the year 2038.

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Sub Pop Records Will Have Their Revenge on Seattle: Looking Back on 25 Years, Part 3

Hey, Sub Pop Records, you blushin’ yet? All week long, KEXP has been asking their roster, their minions, and the Seattle music community to share their memories of this legendary label as we help celebrate their 25th anniversary and eagerly await the Sub Pop Silver Jubilee this Saturday, July 13th. In 1988, my new friendRead more…

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Sub Pop Records Will Have Their Revenge on Seattle: Looking Back on 25 Years, Part 2

Today, we continue to celebrate Sub Pop Records‘ 25th anniversary and eagerly await the Sub Pop Silver Jubilee this Saturday, July 13th, with more favorite memories by musicians, employees, and associates of this local institution. Check out Part 1 here and read on as we continue to ask, “What’s Your Favorite Memory of Sub PopRead more…

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