Tag Archives: The Joy Formidable

Out This Week 7/12

Although summer is stubbornly holding out on the Northwest, the new batch of sunny new albums can’t be stopped from pouring into record stores this week. Washed Out, a.k.a. Atlanta’s Ernest Greene, whose song “Feel It All Around” became ubiquitous as the theme song for IFC’s Portlandia, is releasing his full-length debut on Seattle’s ownRead more…

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Live Around Town This Week

Like the weather overhead, the local live calendar hasn’t given Seattleites much of a reason to leave the confines of their homes as of late. There has, of course, still been a ton of good live music to see, but there haven’t been too many star-studded weeks as of late. That’s changing this week, asRead more…

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Live Video: The Joy Formidable at SXSW

The Joy Formidable has quickly become a favorite with KEXP listeners and DJs. They’ve performed live for our annual KEXP BBQ last year, been featured as a Song of the Day podcast not once but twice, and were written up by KEXP DJ Cheryl Waters as part of NPR Music’s First Listen series. Most recently,Read more…

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Song of the Day: The Joy Formidable – Whirring

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SXSW Photo Gallery

SXSW may be done, but that doesn’t mean we can’t share with you some of the wondrous sights from the week. Highlights include The Antlers, The Joy Formidable, Suuns, Esben and the Witch, Spank Rock, The Moondoggies,, and more. Check out some pictures below and head over to the KEXP Flickr for the whole gallery.Read more…

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KEXP at SXSW, Day 2: The Joy Formidable

Three-piece The Joy Formidable are bringing their noisy indie rock to KEXP’s SXSW showcase, and it’s an event few want to miss. The band’s been making headlines since 2008, but it took another three years for a proper album. Judging by their past material and phenomenal stage presence, the wait’s been worthwhile. The Big RoarRead more…

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Out This Week 3/15

This week, the entire music industry is gathered in one place, or at least that’s what it seems like during SXSW. Many of the bands releasing albums this week are in Austin pimpin’ them right now, and among the most buzzed about are KEXP favorites like The Dodos, The Joy Formidable, J Mascis and BlackRead more…

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KEXP @ SXSW Preview

Next week, KEXP is broadcasting live from Austin, TX, during the 2011 South by Southwest Music Conference, running March 16th through the 18th. We are broadcasting from Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop, where we’ll bring you exclusive live sets from Wild Flag, The Head and the Heart, The Black Angels, Yuck, Steve Wynn & The MiracleRead more…

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Monday Morning News Fix

The album Gorrilaz recorded on an iPad that was scheduled to be released on Christmas has been released, because Christmas was the other day. It is called The Fall and you can stream the whole thing on Gorillaz’ website. It is available for download for Gorillaz fanclub members. Four-time Grammy nominee and R&B singer andRead more…

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8th Annual KEXP BBQ photos!

Despite the heat, the 8th Annual KEXP BBQ last Saturday brought out crowds of KEXP listeners for a full day’s lineup of great performances by Quasi, Suckers, The Lonely Forest, The Joy Formidable, Dinosaur Feathers, and Victor Shade. Check out these amazing photographs by Brittney Bush Bollay. Don’t forget that the fun continues tonight asRead more…

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