KEXP at Upstream Music Fest + Summit

KEXP at Upstream Music Fest + Summit

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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. DJs Cheryl Waters, Kevin Cole, Morgan, Evie, Sharlese, Stas Thee Boss, and Stevie Zoom will all be spinning tunes in between live sets.

KEXP Upstream Broadcast Artist Schedule:

Friday, June 1st (Broadcasting from 10am-6pm) Saturday, June 2nd (Broadcasting from noon-9pm) Sunday, June 3rd (Broadcasting from noon-9pm)
10:30 AM Maps & Atlases 1:00 PM Tacocat 1:00 PM The True Loves
1:00 PM Little Dragon 3:30 PM Hot Snakes 3:30 PM Valerie June
3:30 PM The Seshen 6:00 PM Chanti Darling 6:00 PM Khris P
5:30 PM Zola Jesus 8:30 PM Misundvrstood w/ Gypsy Temple 8:30 PM Mr. Nicenice

IMPORTANT NOTE: The venue has limited capacity, and only Upstream VIP Discover, Lounge, or Escape ticket holders will be permitted into Little London Plane to attend in person. If capacity has not been reached 5 minutes before the show, spaces will be opened to the public. 

No flash photos please.

Attendees of the Upstream Music Fest + Summit can also enjoy KEXP-curated stages and panels featuring our DJs. You must have a festival pass to attend the following. (Purchase passes online here.)

KEXP Stage  

The Sound Lot (800 Occidental Ave S.)

Friday, June 1st Saturday, June 2nd Sunday, June 3rd
6:00 PM Charlotte Day Wilson 6:00 PM Zola Jesus 6:00 PM The True Loves
8:00 PM Little Dragon 8:15 PM Hot Snakes 8:15 PM Cut Copy

Street Sounds on KEXP : Curated Stage 

AXIS II (308 1st Ave S.)

Sunday, June 3rd
7:00 - 8:00 PM DJ Kween Kay$h
8:00 - 8:30 PM TA7J
8:30 - 9:00 PM DJ Kween Kay$h
9:00 - 9:45 PM Choice (Royce The Choice)
9:45 - 10:15 PM Itstr3nt
10:15 - 11:00 PM Kung Foo Grip
11:00 PM - 12:00 AM Itstr3nt

DJ Sharlese : Building Community Through Music and Culture

Friday, June 1 // 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

The Summit at AXIS II (308 1st Ave S.)

One of the most important topics in every local music scene is understanding the interplay between community, culture, and the arts. In this session, we’ll dig into how to incubate a thriving artistic community and help elevate each other and our scene to the regional and eventually national spotlight.