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Live Around Town This Week

Tuesday, November 1st: Tony Bennett at Paramount Theatre (more info) Wednesday, November 2nd: Preoccupations (formerly Viet Cong), Methyl Ethyl at Neumos (more info) Balance & Composure, Foxing, Mercury Girls at The Crocodile (more info) Thursday, November 3rd: KEXP Presents Classixx, Phantoms, Harriet Brown at The Crocodile (more info) KEXP Presents Honeyblood at Barboza (more info)Read more…

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In Stores Now 9/12

Fall is kicking off with some heavy hitters. KEXP Music Director Don Yates calls the latest from Wilco, “one of their more modest-sounding releases, featuring a mostly low-key and acoustic-oriented folk-rock sound on bittersweet songs revolving around alienation and childhood memories.” M.I.A. finally releases her fifth, and possibly last album, as she’s been claiming onRead more…

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Monday Music News

As the music world reels from the news of Alan Vega’s passing, several fans have shared cover versions of Suicide songs online. Check out Win Butler of Arcade Fire‘s take on the 1979 single “Dream Baby Dream” below, shared under his DJ Windows 98 name, and MGMT‘s resurrection of Vega’s 1983 track “Goodbye Darling.” DevonRead more…

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TV Eye: Week of 6/20

KEXP has our TV eye set for this week in late night television. Set your DVR, TiVo, or just drink some coffee to stay awake for these musical guest performances on your favorite talk shows. Here are the highlights: Monday, June 20th: Jimmy Kimmel Live: Garbage The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Baaba Maal, MumfordRead more…

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Live Review: The Head & The Heart @ Columbia City Theater 10/14/13

The Head & The Heart have experienced one of the greatest Seattle success stories we’ve seen in recent years. Selling over 10,000 copies of their self-released self-titled debut LP by word of mouth before signing to Sub Pop to re-release it nationally in 2011, the band saw their homespun batch of tunes burn across theRead more…

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Out This Week 10/15

This week’s list of new releases is far too long for us to mention them all… so here’s your shopping list in audio form. Listen to them all right now! The Avett Brothers – Another Is Waiting from Magpie and the Dandelion on American Beats Antique – Overture from A Thousand Faces – Act 1Read more…

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MFNW 2013 Lineup Announced!

Seattle has no shortage of summertime music festivals and events, so why does KEXP travels= down to Portland, OR, to broadcast during MusicfestNW each year? One reason is the comfortable, neighborhood-like atmosphere of the festival itself. The other is the stellar lineup that just keeps getting better and better. Today, MFNW announced its 2013 lineup,Read more…

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Live Around Town This Week

It may have turned for the worse outside, but there’s still plenty to see inside. City Arts Fest dominates most of the schedule with an amazing week of music ahead in almost every venue in town. It’s a busy week with a ton of great choices for everyone. On Monday night Beth Orton sets theRead more…

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Sasquatch! Music Festival: Day 3

Hey Marseilles opened the day up on the main stage with a great set of Seattle’s favorites. Their vast instrumentation and soaring melodies drew a large crowd for a show so early in the day. As always, their songs sounded fantastic.

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Music That Matters Podcast: Sasquatch! Roadtrip 2012

All packed for Sasquatch! Music Festival this weekend? There’s one thing you don’t want to forget: road music! No matter where you’re coming from, the Gorge is a haul and you’re going to want the best music to pass the time. KEXP has you covered: Midday Show host Cheryl Waters has once again curated aRead more…

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