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Throwaway Style Local Music Album Reviews

Throwaway Style: Basking in the Seasons of Weep Wave's S.A.D.

Throwaway Style returns as Martin Douglas explores the Seattle band's recent high-concept full-length.


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International Clash Day Local Music

May I Interest You in a Brief Survey: Clash Cover Night's Bands Answer Our Question

In celebration of International Clash Day on February 7th, KEXP will present our annual Clash Cover Night at Washington Hall. We had a few questions for the participating groups, and they had answers.


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Throwaway Style Local Music Album Reviews

Throwaway Style: On Porter Ray and How to Respond to Trauma and Setbacks with Grace

Martin Douglas explores the Sub Pop-issued full-lengths of the gifted Central District wordsmith.


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Local Music KEXP Premiere

Weep Wave Explore the Hard Truths of Capitalism on "Concrete" (KEXP Premiere)

Ahead of their debut full-length, S.A.D., the Seattle psych-rockers offer a squalling and pummeling new single.


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Interviews Local Music

Behind the Wheel: Seattle-based producer Jake One on the 10th Anniversary of His Debut White Van Music

Ten years ago, Jake One released his acclaimed solo album, White Van Music; KEXP chats with the Seattle-based producer to celebrate the anniversary of the album.


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Interviews Local Music

My Phoenix Will Rise: David Bazan Goes Back to the Start with Pedro The Lion’s First Album in 15 Years

The Seattle band returns with a new album examining childhood loneliness and the weight carried around from the lead singer's former hometown.


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Interviews Local Music

Josiah Johnson Talks Sobriety, Hiatus from The Head and the Heart, and New Solo Material

The former The Head and the Heart member performs solo on Dec. 27 at Hotel Albatross in Seattle.


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Throwaway Style Local Music

Throwaway Style: The Best of Throwaway Style 2018

Since taking over the column in March, Martin Douglas has carried on the tradition of making our Northwest music column appointment reading on Thursdays. Here is a collection of choice selections from the past nine months.


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Local Music Music News

UNHEARD Seattle Premiere: SassyBlack Shares the Story of Homeless Youth, Tyreesha, in the song "Discovery of Self"

With the UNHEARD Seattle campaign, the YMCA of Greater Seattle pairs musicians up with homeless youth to share their stories.


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