"All the way from Seattle, Tacoma, and the Pacific Northwest,” is how DJ Troy Nelson cleverly introduces Unlikely Friends, the group of PNW musicians featuring members of Math & Physics Club and BOAT whose glimmering, powerful rock outshines the KEXP Live Room’s ample lighting. The group joins Nelson for this session featuring five songs from their latest LP, Crooked Numbers. Recorded 03/14/2018.
1. The Strangest Kind
2. Broken Again
3. Kool-Aid Smell
4. Fifteen Rounds
5. 39 Steps
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