Tag Archives: Violens

2012 Top Ten List Spotlight: Janice Headley

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2012. You can see what our listeners voted for as their Top Albums of 2012 here. None of these albums are on that list. The Sea & Cake at KEXP, 11/03/12 // photo credit: Janice Headley Janice’s 2012 Top TenRead more...

Posted in 2012 Countdown, KEXP | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Song of the Day: Violens - Every Melting Degree

Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different song as part 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 selection is “Every Melting Degree” by Violens from the 2012 album True on Slumberland. ViolensRead more...

Posted in KEXP, Song of the Day Podcast | Tagged | Leave a comment

Out This Week 5/15

A pair of duos top this week’s list of new releases. Baltimore’s Beach House (Alex Scally and Victoria Legrand) have undoubtedly the most anticipated release out this week, if not this year, with their second Sub Pop released LP, and if you thought 2010′s Teen Dream was beautiful, wait until you hear Bloom. Our MusicRead more...

Posted in KEXP, Out This Week! | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

KEXP at SXSW, Day 3 Performances Online Now!

Though we were sad to be done, we were happy to end our broadcast from Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop in Austin during SXSW on a strong note, with lineup of musically diverse guests. Steve Wynn & The Miracle 3 showed up all the newbies by tearing it up with a fiery set of good ol’Read more...

Posted in KEXP, South By Southwest, SXSW | Also tagged , , | Leave a comment

KEXP at SXSW, Day 3: Violens

Violens are a New York-based trio who whirl together influences from all over the map. Their first single “Acid Reigns,” from debut album Amoral, flashes bits of shoegaze, 60′s psychedelia, and Britpop before a pulsing piano riff lends the suggestion of prog and washes of synths pull back hints of new wave. It’s a messRead more...

Posted in KEXP, South By Southwest, SXSW | Tagged | Leave a comment

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...

Posted in Coming Up, KEXP, KEXP@SXSW, South By Southwest, SXSW | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Song of the Day: Violens ‒ The Dawn of Your Happiness Is Rising

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. Each and every Friday we offer songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on The MorningRead more...

Posted in KEXP, Song of the Day Podcast | Tagged | Leave a comment
Donate Now!
where the music matters

The KEXP Blog

Sponsored By
Become a KEXP Sponsor!
  • KEXP Post Categories