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Bonnaroo 2013: Saturday

More than any other day, Saturday at Bonnaroo was filled with things that could only really happen at the Farm, among them, Björk’s jellyfish facemask thing, R. Kelly entering on a boom crane, a 5k at 9 in the morning (in 80 degree heat), and a moment where Jim James, R. Kelly, Billy Idol, andRead more...

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Record Store Day 2012: The Top Vinyl Releases

Earlier in our coverage of Record Store Day 2012, KEXP has covered both the full list of record exclusives and live events around Seattle; however, amidst the many, many special releases available this weekend, we’ve highlighted the vinyl releases that we’re super excited about. Arcade Fire - “Sprawl II” (Mountains Beyond Mountains)  Courtesy of MergeRead more...

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Monday Morning News Fix

After originally stating that This Is Happening would be LCD Soundsystem’s last album, James Murphy has lately been making it seem like the band’s status going into the future is more up in the air than he originally led people to believe. I guess we can only hope. In the meantime, the band recently recordedRead more...

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KEXP Video of the Week: The Tallest Man On Earth

Actually, he isn’t. That honor still belongs to China’s Bao Xishun. However, Sweden’s Kristian Matsson stands confidently under the long shadow cast by one of the most influential of American songwriters, Bob Dylan. It’s an influence Matsson openly acknowledges, but it’s not one that fully defines his rueful and unique sound. Check out two songsRead more...

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