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Album Review: Washed Out - Paracosm

Some artists have a real gift for creating worlds. In an interview with Pitchfork talking about Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming, M83′s Anthony Gonzalez said, “I would rather live in an imaginary world forever. My music is my retreat”. You can here the escapism in that record - a neon brilliance of clouds and sky andRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

Quasi, the Portland based duo (and formerly married couple) of Janet Weiss and Sam Coomes, dropped the official video for “You Can Stay But You Gotta Go” today. The song comes from their upcoming album, Mole City, which is set to release on October 1. Maybe the secret to getting along with you’re ex isRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

No one can make a pink wig look bad ass and terrifying quite like M.I.A. can. In the video for her track, “Bring The Noize,” not only does she pull of this feat’ but she also strings together lightening fast flows that she punctuates with a flick of her sparkly gold talons. It’s one thingRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

After releasing a pretty great teaser (in an era of pretty awful album trailers) for the album last week, Neko Case has released some more concrete details about her sixth studio album, The Worse Things Get, the Harder I Fight, the Harder I Fight, the More I Love You, which will arrive on September 3rdRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

We can sum up the somewhat short list of shows this week as follows: all killer, no filler. Starting at the Showbox at the Market on Monday night with Iration & The Expendables and Cisco Adler. Tuesday, Animal Collective and Micachu & The Shapes are at Paramount Theatre, Bob Mould plays Copper Blue and Silver Age at ShowboxRead more...

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Out This Week 8/14

This week is a particularly exciting one for KEXP listeners because today marks the release of Live At KEXP Volume Eight! Featuring performances from April 2011 to April 2012, the 19-track compilation houses live performances from some of KEXP’s newest discoveries alongside longtime favorites, including songs from Alabama Shakes, Of Monsters and Men, Tame Impala,Read more...

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Album Review: Just Tell Me That You Want Me - A Tribute To Fleetwood Mac

Just Tell Me That You Want Me is a bit of a wild card on the scene today. It’s a tribute album to Fleetwood Mac, undoubtedly one of the greatest bands of all time, put out by Concord Music Group, who specializes in jazz and reissues of classic rock and pop records (none of whichRead more...

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Wednesday Music News

Watch Ernest Green née Washed Out perform an intimate yet technologically savvy performance in a new Black Cab Sessions video over at Pitchfork. Green performs the song “New Theory” from his 2009 EP Life of Leisure in the solitude of a car interior rolling through Athens. Georgia, using only his given voice and an iPad. Catch WashedRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

A light schedule of shows for the week. Tuesday starts with Lambchop and Alina Hardin at Tractor, Wednesday has a great show at the Neptune with Washed Out and Memoryhouse, and across town, Yuni In Taxco, Feral Children, and Dark State Lines are at the sizzling hot new Barboza venue at Neumos. On Thursday, there’s a FolklifeRead more...

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Wednesday Music News

Great news for your Wednesday! There’s a new Beach House track and it is incredible. It’s a glimpse of the forthcoming album, Bloom, due this Spring on Sub Pop. Listen now to “Myth,” which started streaming from their website this morning, right here:

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