KEXP Welcomes David Byrne
KEXP is honored to welcome David Byrne to our airwaves on Saturday, December 3rd at Noon PT. The highly influential artist will join Stevie Zoom for a guest DJ set, and to discuss his career and the musical Here Lies Love, his collaboration with Fatboy Slim about the life of Imelda Marcos, opening at the Seattle Repertory Theater in Spring 2017.
SMooCH (Seattle Musicians for Children’s Hospital) is back for its 6th year and is ready to rock the Showbox on Saturday, December 3rd. This year’s stellar lineup includes Father John Misty, The New Pornographers, J Mascis and special guests, and Naked Giants.
No Child Sleeps Outside
No child should sleep outside this winter. Right now, hundreds of children in King County are waiting for emergency shelter. With your support, Mary’s Place can help children and their families find shelter and get on a path to stable housing. Donate today at participating King County Starbucks stores or online.
Light in the Attic at KEXP
Light In The Attic Records has opened a record shop in the KEXP Gathering Space! The shop will be running full time in the location through March 2017, stocked with new, used, and DJ recommendations. Regular store hours will be Tuesday through Sunday 11 AM to 7 PM.
Little show. Big effect.
KEXP, STG and Starbucks present the 17th show in our Little Big Show concert series with Angel Olsen, Chris Cohen, and Sloucher at The Neptune on Saturday
February 18th. 100% of ticket sales benefit NFFTY. Click here to find out more about our Little Big Show series and the local charity beneficiaries.
KEXP Live In-Studio performances are now open to the public! We’re excited to welcome you to our New Home to experience live music by some of KEXP’s most beloved artists. You can now sign up to view these performances with a behind-the-scenes look at DJ interviews and production. Find out how you can reserve your spot at a KEXP in-studio session.
Introducing KEXP Transistor IPA
KEXP and Scuttlebutt Brewing Company are partnering to create Transistor IPA, a refreshing beer that will help fund KEXP’s New Home. Transistor IPA is available at retail establishments throughout greater Seattle, and 100% of the net proceeds with benefit KEXP’s New Home capital campaign.
Midnight in a Perfect World
Introducing Midnight in an Perfect World, KEXP’s weekly hour-long guest DJ show, airing Fridays at midnight starting February 21st. This multi-genre program features eclectic sets by a rotating cast of international and local DJ’s, each building upon a party vibe to kick off your weekend. Brought to you in part by New Belgium Brewing.
KEXP’s Community Partnership Program
This year, KEXP partnered with Seattle Foundation to relaunch and expand the impact of the KEXP Community Partnership Program to achieve a new level of public engagement, awareness, and support for local nonprofits. Thank you to all non-profits who applied for our 2016 program.
Welcome to Immigrant Songs, a series presented and produced by KEXP, with support from The Vilcek Foundation. Through in-studio performances, interviews with local and national artists, and other written content, co-curators and DJs Darek Mazzone and Chilly will explore the immigrant experience.
Streaming KEXP Online
We have upgraded our streaming infrastructure to serve you better. If you have any issues streaming KEXP, please try the Listen Live! links on the upper left of our homepage first. If you have any further issues, please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This week, Don Slack elevates your mind on our Music That Matters podcast. Our Song of the Day podcast, selected by Kevin Cole, features Terry Malts, Kate Tempest and Golden Gardens, and our Live Performances podcast features Margo Price and Xenia Rubinos.
In Studio Performances
Don't miss upcoming in-studio performances by the great artists you hear everyday on KEXP. Our schedule is updated weekly, so check back often. You can also subscribe to weekly podcasts that bring you a series of complete live in-studio sessions.