The Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog, and Audioslave vocalist may be gone, but leaves behind an astounding legacy.
Visual artist Shirin Neshat directs Looking for Oum Kulthum, presented as part of SIFF's Face the Music series.
This week's Review Revue spotlights the album Sharp as a Needle by The Barmy Army. See what KCMU DJs thought back in the day.
KEXP is celebrating the 30th anniversary of local record label Sub Pop with a four-month retrospective, "counting up" every catalog number in their vast discography of over 1,200 release. The tribute will wrap up in time for Sub Pop’s 30th anniversary concert at Alki Beach in West Seattle this August. Check out KEXP's running catalog coverage, updated every day to reflect what's being played on air, and see what's been played recently below.
KEXP is proud to partner with the Upstream Music Fest + Summit, Friday, June 1st through Sunday, June 3rd in Seattle’s Pioneer Square neighborhood. KEXP will be broadcasting live and streaming live video from Little London Plane, featuring performances each day from a variety of Upstream artists. Learn more about the artists playing below, and click here to see our on-site schedule for the weekend.
Each week KEXP's Music Director Don Yates and DJ Alex Ruder share brief insights on new and upcoming releases. See what's coming up this week below, including reviews for new releases from Parquet Courts, Courtney Barnett, Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks, and more.
Trying to find your favorite shows? KEXP has changed up the schedule! In late April, we said good-bye to Shake the Shack, the long-running Rockabilly show. On Friday, May 4th, we debuted Friday Night with Michele Myers, every Friday night from 6-9 PM, with Street Sounds, KEXP’s long-running hip-hop program, airing Fridays 9-1 AM. A new program, tentatively titled Sunday Soul, airs on Sundays from 6-9 PM, hosted by OCnotes. See the complete 24/7 schedule here, and learn more about these changes below.