Tag Archives: THUMPERS

Live Video: THUMPERS

THUMPERS — not only is the name itself indicative of their sound, but the preferred spelling is all in caps. “Every time people actually do it, I feel a bit bad”, confessed John Hamson Jr., one of the band’s two founders, in a recent interview with KEXP. But Hamson and his cohort Marcus Pepperell makeRead more...

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KEXP at SXSW: The Interviews, Part 1

During SXSW this year, KEXP returned to Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop and teamed up with Distiller Promo, Sub Pop Records + Hardly Art, and Merge Records for three days of free showcases featuring Dum Dum Girls, Wye Oak, Black Lips, La Luz, Hurray for the Riff Raff and many others. Between sets, we asked eachRead more...

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KEXP at SXSW This Week

KEXP is excited to return to Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop in Austin, TX for SXSW! Join us for these FREE, all ages sessions -- each performance is open to the public, and no wristband is required to attend! Not in Austin this week? Let us bring the scene to you with exclusive photos and reportsRead more...

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Music That Matters Podcast: Don’t Break Your Promise

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. 398 - Don’t Break Your Promise At KEXP, we neverRead more...

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Song of the Day: Thumpers - Unkinder (A Tougher Love)

Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different song as part of our Song of the Day podcast subscription. This podcast features exclusive KEXP in-studio performances, unreleased songs, and recordings from independent artists that our DJs think you should hear. Today’s song, featured on the Midday Show with Cheryl Waters, is “Unkinder (A Tougher Love)”Read more...

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Friday Music News

Since Prince released his song “Breakfast Can Wait” earlier this year, I haven’t been able to look at breakfast the same. Now, to make my mornings even more awkward, we have a very sensual music video to enjoy. Sexualized breakfast foods are just the tip of the iceberg in this video, there’s also lots ofRead more...

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