Tag Archives: The White Stripes

Friday on My Mind: Favorite Songs Released Since the Year 2000

It’s time again for Friday on My Mind, our weekly blog post where we look at videos centered around one common theme. This is a collaborative effort between KEXP and King 5 News. Today, we are kicking off our 2013 Fall Donor Drive and asking all of you to help keep KEXP listener powered. ThanksRead more...

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Friday on My Mind: Inspirational Soccer Songs

It’s time again for Friday on My Mind. Our weekly blog post where we look at videos centered around one common theme. This is a collaborative effort between KEXP and King 5 News. Using inspirational songs during sports competitions helps pump up and motivate both athletes and fans. Music plays a particularly integral role inRead more...

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Bipartisan Legislators in Oregon Are Never Gonna Give You Up

Rick Astley‘s “Never Gonna Give You Up” made a surprising resurgence in the beginning of the last decade as an internet prank: sending someone a link and having it redirect to a video of the song was commonplace and, to some, hilarious. The bait-and-switch, known as “rickrolling,” was one of the first instances of anRead more...

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Thursday News Roundup

You’ve been living under a rock if you haven’t heard by now (or you haven’t been on the internet for a day or two, which is basically the same thing), but in case that’s somehow been the case, The White Stripes have officially split up for good. ‘Tis a bummer.

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Monday Morning News Fix

Big news on the Sasquatch! front. Foo Fighters have been announced as the 2011 headliners. Not only that, but 2011 will see the festival, held annually at The Gorge, expand to four days. I guess they are anticipating too much good music for only three, but time will tell what kind of toll a four-dayRead more...

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Thursday News Roundup

New song from Telekinesis: SPIN has the exclusive on a new song from local favorites Telekinesis - Car Crash (MP3)

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Out This Week 3/30

How scuzzy do you like your rock? A lot? Good, ‘cause you’re in luck. Fans of fuzz, drone, grit, and lo-fi will find plenty to choose from on this week’s list of new releases. Perhaps the newest in the pack is Dum Dum Girls, the all-female project (you never can tell by names these days!)Read more...

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Thursday News Threads

One way to protest the war: sue the Air Force. That’s what The White Stripes are doing , but only because they claim “Fell in Love WIth A Girl” was used, unauthorized, in an ad during the Superbowl. Kem Kraft, the composer from Utah, commissioned to create the track for the ad has sent anRead more...

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Monday News Mash-Up

Thom Yorke is no stranger to championing environmental rights, among other causes, and unlike another certain touring UK band, his band, Radiohead, maintains as small of a footprint as possible as they trek the world. In effort to further the cause, Yorke went to Copenhagen for the United Nations Climate Change Conference this past week,Read more...

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Thursday News Threads 6/18

If you hadn’t heard already, Bob Bogle, lead guitarist of The Ventures and master of the whammy bar, died this past weekend in Tacoma. He was 75. Bogle started The Ventures in Tacoma in 1958 with fellow masonry worker Don Wilson. The group was well known for their theme to the show Hawaii Five-O andRead more...

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