Tag Archives: Wild Flag

Song of the Day: Wild Flag - Romance

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 tracks, 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 theRead more...

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Sonic Roundup 6/22

If Radiohead‘s King of Limbs left you unsatisfied, the band has released a clip of themselves playing a new song. This one’s called “Staircase,” and was recorded with Portishead drummer Clive Deamer for producer Nigel Godrich‘s performance series “From the Basement.” Watch it below. KEXP listeners should be familiar with Wild Flag by now -Read more...

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KEXP at SXSW: Videos from Mellow Johnny’s, Day 1

Though we’ve only just made it home from an intense week in Austin during SXSW, we already have a sampling of the live performances from the first day of our broadcast from Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop. The first band to perform, Seattle’s own rising stars The Head on the Heart made us feel right atRead more...

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KEXP at SXSW, Day 1 Performances Online Now!

As you probably already know, KEXP has been down in Austin at South By Southwest for the better part of the week, hosting live performances from our very own stage at Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop. But what you may not know is that, even if you’re not down here for the shows, you can stillRead more...

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KEXP at SXSW, Day 1: Wild Flag

Riot Grrrl aficionados Sleater-Kinney may be a half decade defunct, but two-thirds of the band are back and ready for action. Drummer Janet Weiss and lead guitarist Carrie Brownstein have united with The Minders‘ Rebecca Cole and Helium‘s Mary Timony to form a veritable supergroup in Wild Flag. The band started touring last November, buildingRead more...

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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...

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Sonic Roundup 3/9

Wild Flag is the new punk supergroup featuring Carrie Brownstein and Janet Weiss (of Sleater-Kinney), Rebecca Cole (of The Minders), and Mary Timony (of Helium), and they’re gaining momentum heading towards the release of the debut album. Below, watch them perform a cover of Patti Smith‘s classic “Ask the Angels,” and see Brownstein get herRead more...

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