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Live at MFNW 2013, Day 3: Titus Andronicus

text by Jacob Webb and Anna McClain Punk rock met punctual this afternoon during KEXP’s live broadcast at MusicFest NW. Only in Portland will you find hoards of people lined up to descend into the cave that is the Doug Fir on a rare beautiful day. As fans were still filtering in, New Jersey’s Titus Andronicus tookRead more...

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Live at MFNW 2013: Day 3 begins!

We end our broadcast during Musicfest NW today with another great lineup at the Doug Fir in Portland. Tune in today starting at noon for four great bands performing live on air starting with New Jersey indie punks Titus Andronicus, followed by melodic Bay Area folk-pop duo The Dodos, Portland’s own politically fiery trio TheRead more...

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Thursday Music News

There is no end to the incessant, bizzarre, and wonderful sonic/visual spectacular that is The Flaming Lips. Last night on Jimmy Fallon the band played a version of Bowie’s “Heroes” wearing capes, hoods, and -- in Wayne’s case -- hardly anything at all, except for a loincloth and a full-stage rat’s nest of shimmering electricRead more...

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Wednesday Music News

The new video for”Crystallized” from Parisian psych-pop project Melody’s Echo Chamber is a glitchy, swirling experience -- the characters stop and start, reverse, and loop back their motions in sync with driving, fuzzed-out track. The song, like all the others on the self-titled debut (out now on Fat Possum), is unmistakably Kevin Parker-produced, but notRead 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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Friday Music News

photo credit: Gregory A. Perez

Shortly after we posted yesterday’s music news, Pitchfork reported that Arcade Fire are currently working on a follow-up to 2010′s The Suburbs. In an interview with CKCU 93.1, a radio station in his native Ottawa, drummer Jeremy Gara stated that the band has spent the last several months “just working on music and growing beardsRead more...

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Out This Week 10/23

New Jersey group Titus Andronicus give us the business with their anticipated third album on which they trade concept for execution. Local Business is the closest thing to actually attending one of their live shows and features, according to our Music Director, Don Yates, “a cleaner and slightly more polished sound, generally more compact songs,Read more...

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Friday Music News

Beer-loving punks Fidlar have been kicking around the tour circuit for a while, and now they have a full-length that they can sell to pay for more beer. The Los Angeles band’s self-titled debut is due on January 22nd through Mom + Pop, and it includes songs titled “Stoked & Broke”, “Whore”, “Wake Bake Skate”Read more...

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Tuesday Music News

Corin Tucker’s latest album Kill My Blues came out today and the former Sleater-Kinney leader has also put out the video for the album track “Neskowin,” starring two teenage girls exploring the early days of punk in the hazy and golden 70′s. Check out the video, which also features Corin as X-Ray Specs (or theRead more...

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Friday Music News

Two years removed from 2010′s only best concept album relating the Civil War to pained life in the suburbs, New Jersey punks Titus Andronicus have announced details of their third album, the relatively less amibitious Local Business. Due on October 23rd through XL Recordings, the ten-track LP will likely be 2012′s only album to featureRead more...

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