Give Peace a Chance
Join KEXP on Friday, January 20th as we come together as a community in the Gathering Space for a Bed-In for Peace. Hosted by DJ Riz, with musical performances from Wimps, Tomo Nakayama, DoNormaal, and Grace Love, culminating in a sing-along of “Give Peace a Chance” led by Sean Nelson at 9:00 AM.
Brownout at KEXP
On Wednesday, January 18th, spend your lunch break with KEXP and Brownout. The funky 8-piece outfit from Austin, Texas will perform their unique renditions of Black Sabbath songs, trading trombones for heavy metal guitars. FREE and All Ages. Made possible in part by Bartell Drugs.
Community Partnership Benefit Concerts
KEXP & the Seattle Foundation present the Community Partnership Benefit Concerts, on Thursday, January 26th in the KEXP Gathering Space, with Snuff Redux, Hoop, and Swamp Meat. Net proceeds benefit the Latino Community Fund of Washington State and Open Doors for Multicultural Families.
Mastering the Hustle
KEXP, Upstream Music Fest + Summit, and MoPOP are partnering to offer Mastering the Hustle, a series of ongoing workshops to help emerging artists navigate the music industry. Our first workshop is "Building Your Music Brand" on Saturday, February 4th in the KEXP Gathering Space.
KEXP Listener Top 90.3 Countdown
We asked you all to vote for your Top 10 Albums of 2016, and then we counted up the votes. Click here to see the results of the KEXP Listener Top 90.3 Countdown -- Did your favorites make the list? And check out what KEXP DJs, staff, and volunteers picked for their favorites on the KEXP blog.
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 email@example.com.
This week, Cheryl Waters gathers her first mix of 2017 on our Music That Matters podcast. Our Song of the Day podcast, also selected by Cheryl, features Strand of Oaks, Springtime Carnivore and Laura Marling, and our Live Performances podcast features Fishbone and Drive-By Truckers.
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.