Michelle Zauner's second album as Japanese Breakfast, 2017's Soft Sounds From Another Planet, may have a space-adjacent angle to many of its songs, but it's all a lens to an intimate, personal LP that cuts to the bone. Joining Cheryl Waters in the KEXP Live Room, Zauner, and her band discuss space and personal exploration alongside four Soft Sounds... songs. Recorded 02/15/2018.
1. Diving Woman
2. Road Head
3. The Body Is A Blade
Roots musicians Dori Freeman’s voice floats with "a certain purity”, to quote Roadhouse host Greg Vandy, that cuts through the noise and grabs the listener.
Ahead of his second album, Full Circle Nightmare, Kyle Craft’s swampy storytelling got sharper and it shows all over the Louisiana songwriter’s newest record.
The origins of Johnny Goss and Ola Hungerford’s latest LP as Cock & Swan, Dream Alone, lie in a live soundtrack the band created for the Nicolas Winding Refn...