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Out This Week 7/2

It’s a very short list of new releases this holiday week, so you can probably tie your record store shopping to your quest for 4th of July BBQ supplies. While you’re stocking up on burgers, weiners, beer and soda, you might stop to grab the latest from British producer Zomby, whose third album, our MusicRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

While the other side of the country faces a heat wave, the weather in Seattle is looking good this week, which is a great reason to go see some local shows! Tuesday features shows from the Detroit Cobras at Neumo’s and a quadruple billing of Love Battery, Chix Pack, Speedwobble, and Lost Puppy at FunRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Did everyone survive Thanksgiving and Black Friday shopping last week? We certainly hope so because there’s plenty to do this week as we head into even more holidays in the busy December holiday schedule. We appropriately kick off Cyber Monday at Chop Suey with a fantastic electronic duo you need to check out: Africa Hitech. OnRead more…

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Pickathon 2011 preview

This year’s Pickathon festival is just around the corner, starting this Friday August 5th and continuing through the weekend, wrapping up Sunday the 7th. The festival features an all-star lineup of indie roots and Americana, featuring Mavis Staples, Black Mountain, Bill Callahan, Califone, Thao, Fruit Bats, Vetiver, Damien Jurado, The Sadies, Laura Veirs, Alela DianeRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

KEXP and Seattle Center’s Concerts at the Mural begin this weekend, with two free shows — Friday night with The Maldives, Hey Marseilles, Black Whales, and all day Saturday with Fool’s Gold, Rainbow Arabia, Capsula, Virgin Islands, Mad Rad — but there’s a lot else going on, including a full weekend outside of Portland atRead more…

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Live Review: The Builders and the Butchers 2/16 @ The Tractor Tavern

The Builders and the Butchers are one of my favorite live bands. This was the third time I’ve seen them in the last fourteen months, and they always put on a great show. Singer Ryan Sollee called this show (opening for Murder By Death) the “unofficial” release show for their third album, Dead Reckoning. It’sRead more…

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Out This Week 2/22

Topping this week’s list of new releases is the second album by the young Adele Adkins, known really as just Adele, whose 21 marks the age at which she recorded it, and whose current single, “Someone Like You,” just made history by shooting up 46 spots to #1 on the UK charts after she appearedRead more…

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A Week of Photos 12/18

The big event of the week, of course, was the 7th Annual Yule Benefit last Saturday. The Thermals, The Cave Singers, The Builders & The Butchers, and Grand Hallway all performed brilliantly during this completely sold-out event! Photographer Jim Bennett captured these great shots…

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Yule Benefit 2009 photos!

This year’s Yule Benefit was a huge success… and a massive sell out! Thanks to all of you who came out on Saturday night to support KEXP and the four excellent bands, Grand Hallway, The Builders and The Butchers, The Cave Singers, and The Thermals. Check out these great photos from the night by KEXPRead more…

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7th Annual Yule Benefit this Saturday!

Elves love KEXP, apparently. If you didn’t know it now you do. And if you were at KEXP’s Audioasis last Saturday night at The Sunset then you might’ve even bumped into KEXP’s own Indie Rock Elf, Musical Tourist Elf and even a whole crew of Sugarplum Elves that couldn’t stop talking about KEXP’s upcoming 7thRead more…

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