Tag Archives: The Internet

El Sonido: Carnaval de Bahidorá

This week in El Sonido we review Bahidorá. Rana San and I traveled to the festival this February to check it out, here’s what we found. Text by Rana San: The creatives behind Carnaval de Bahidorá are geniuses; they found an oasis, curated a festival experience, and are thus cultivating a dedicated community of mindfulRead more…

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Monday Music News

West coast faves Silversun Pickups kick off their three-month-long North American tour with a video for the track “Circadian Rhythm.” The clip spotlights bassist Nikki Monninger (with a cute doggie co-star) in a dreamy, sparkly scene. Watch below, and then watch the band’s KEXP New Home benefit performance from Sun Liquor last year. “Circadian Rhythm”Read more…

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Music That Matters: Ladies Lately

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. 502 – Ladies Lately DJ Miss Ashley celebrates Women’s HistoryRead more…

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Midnight in a Perfect World: dj100proof

Seattle’s dj100proof is the alias of Jeff Lawrence, one of most assured and smoothest DJs in the local music community. Well-known for his vibrant cutting-edge blends and his “Backyard BBQ” mixtape series, he’s been a driving force and resident behind a flurry of on-going DJ nights and parties – currently holding it down at theRead more…

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TV Eye: Week of 1/4

Kendrick Lamar // photo credit: Matthew B. Thompson (view set) 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, January 4th: The Late ShowRead more…

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2015 Top Ten List Spotlight: DJ Alex

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2015, leading up to our 2015 90.3 Top Album Countdown on Friday, December 18! Tune in to make sure your favorites made the list! DJ Alex’s 2015 Top Ten Albums artist album label Skylar Spence Prom King Carpark Kendrick LamarRead more…

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2015 Top Ten List Spotlight: Miss Ashley

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2015, leading up to our 2015 90.3 Top Album Countdown! Voting ends on Friday, December 11th at 6:00 PM PT, so let us know your favorites now, and tune in on Friday, December 18 to hear if your picks madeRead more…

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Live Video: The Internet

Last year, Odd Future (a.k.a. OFWGKTA) really stepped up its game. Although it has always been more than the negative headlines that circulated around co-founder Tyler, the Creator, who nonetheless held critics’ praise, the LA hip hop collective proved to be more than a gimmick with the huge success of OFWGKTA member Frank Ocean‘s soloRead more…

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Live Review: The Internet at The Crocodile 11/18/12

At first glance, The Internet may seem like a bit of a wildcard. The band is fronted by Syd tha Kid, predominantly known as the DJ for LA hip-hop collective Odd Future, who, if nothing else, have developed quite a particular reputation for themselves. But The Internet is a far cry from being just anotherRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

The cold has snapped back here in Seattle but we’ve got a great week of shows ahead. The bar gets set high early with The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion and Quasi at the Crocodile on Tuesday night. On Wednesday night, Titus Andronicus and Ceremony are at Neumos, and Milo Greene and Bahamas are at the Crocodile.Read more…

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