Tag Archives: Zola Jesus

KEXP’s CMJ Broadcast Preview!

KEXP is thrilled to announce our 2011 CMJ broadcast showcase! KEXP, partnered with Toyota Free Yr Radio, will be returning to New York City for a live broadcast during the 2011 CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival to host a series of intimate live performances in the lobby of the Ace Hotel New York startingRead more...

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Out This Week 10/4

Perhaps not long awaited, but certainly eagerly anticipated -- the new album by Zola Jesus follows not much more than a year since the critically acclaimed Stradilum II. The equally mysteriously named Conatus (actually, it’s a Latin term referring the “will to live”) is equally strong, and according to our Music Director, Don Yates, isRead more...

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Monday News Roundup

Today marks the start of Fall Pledge Week here at KEXP, and we need your support! KEXP is entirely listener-supported, so it’s people like you who give us the ability to do what we do best - bring you exclusive live sessions, photos, videos, concert tickets, and much much more! Join us on the airRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

Rocktober is finally here and as usual, we’ve got an impressive array of shows lined up for the week, including the much beloved Reverb Festival. Monday starts with a good old fashioned hoe down with Hank 3 at the Showbox, on Tuesday the re-emergence of the Neptune continues with CSS and MEN, and The PainsRead more...

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Song of the Day: Zola Jesus - Vessel

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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This week’s Song of the Day podcasts

I was tagged to pick out this week’s podcast songs of the day and couldn’t be happier with the choices heading your way. The deep dark catchy AM & Shawn Lee is up there with some of my favorite songs of the year. Dig into how they recorded it, it’s fascinating how they never sawRead more...

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Live Video: Zola Jesus

Zola Jesus is the critically acclaimed gothic synth-pop project from 22-year-old Russian-American Nika Danilova, who began with the noise-based album The Spoils but quickly evolved into something more fueled by electronics with the release of the Stridulum and Stridulum II EPs. Whatever avenue her sound takes, Danilova’s best asset is her opera-trained voice, and whenRead more...

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Thursday News Roundup

It’s Bon Iver week over here at KEXP, and today’s headlines come bearing the news that the bearded songwriter’s new album has dethroned the likes of Lady Gaga, Eminem, and Adele to climb to the #2 spot on the Billboard Top 200, selling 104,000 copies in its first week of release - that’s nearly aRead more...

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Zola Jesus with Naked on the Vague @ The Crocodile 5/6

I had no idea what to expect last Wednesday when I walked into the Crocodile.  Luckily, this was not a night for disappointments. Hailing from Sydney, Australia, Naked on the Vague were here supporting their fantastic new EP, Twelve Dark Noons. On record, NOTV sound like a faster, messier Joy Division. Live, their post-rock filteredRead more...

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Song of the Day: Zola Jesus - I Can’t Stand

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 theRead more...

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