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Sasquatch! Music Festival 2016, Day 2: Tamaryn

Continuing the afternoon’s prominent reverb theme, Tamaryn took the stage with a guitarist and bassist on either flank and a drum machine behind her, and after their introductory shoegaze chords, the eponymous singer proceeded to grab center stage and not let go for the next forty-five minutes. Although shoegaze is typically not a genre renownedRead more…

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Thursday Music News

Dream-pop chanteuse Tamaryn shares a video as sweet as the song title for “Sugarfix,” a standout from last year’s full-length Cranekiss. The self-directed clip captures the atmospheric sound from the New Zealand-born, NYC-based artist. Watch below, and check out the exclusive mix she did for KEXP’s Midnight in a Perfect World last year. [Stereogum]

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Music That Matters: Pinkshiny2015blast

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 491 – Pinkshiny2015blast Afternoon Show host Kevin Cole shares someRead more…

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Music That Matters: Beautiful Blue Sky

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. 485 – Beautiful Blue Sky Even though the clouds areRead more…

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Music That Matters: Tickles

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. 480 – Tickles Afternoon Show host Kevin Cole drops moreRead more…

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Midnight in a Perfect World: Tamaryn

New Zealand-born, NYC-based artist Tamaryn has emerged as one of the most striking artists crafting atmospheric shoegaze/dream-pop over the past five years. Her third and latest album, “Cranekiss”, finds her adding more electronic elements into her potent and grandiose sonic mix, yielding some of her strongest material to date. While she’s stopped by KEXP threeRead more…

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Out This Week 8/31

August is closing out with some seriously highly-anticipated new albums. Highlights include the fifth album from Baltimore duo Beach House, which KEXP Music Director Don Yates describes as “another beautifully crafted set of atmospheric dream-pop with a floating, reverb-drenched sound combining droning organ, shimmering synths, chiming guitars and hypnotic drum-machine rhythms with Victoria Legrand’s duskyRead more…

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Live Video: Tamaryn

If Tamaryn could be described by any one word, it would have to be “versatile”. The New Zealand-born, current New York resident has been all over the map, collaborating with numerous artists on various projects – Dum Dum Girls, Bret Easton Ellis, and The Jesus and Mary Chain, to name a few. But now Tamaryn is stepping it up with an ambitiousRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Monday, July 20th: • Boxed In, Black Giraffe, Colonies at Barboza // 21+ (more info) • Heems of Das Racist at The Sunset // 21+ (more info) Tuesday, July 21st: • Blondie, Melissa Etheridge at Woodland Park Zoo // All Ages (more info) • Morrissey at Benaroya Hall // All Ages (more info) • DickRead more…

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Friday Music News

Well, who saw that coming? Wilco have unleashed a surprise new full-length this morning, and are offering it as a free download through August 13th. A CD version hits stores on August 21st, and the vinyl comes out November 27th. The hilariously-named Star Wars is the band’s 11th studio album. Stream the whole dang thingRead more…

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