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John Richards
Monday, August 29, 2016 - 6 AM
The Morning Show Live From the KEXP Studios At The Seattle Center
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Bored In the USA
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I Love the Unknown
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DJ Comment: Golden Suits is Fred Nicolaus of the band, Department of Eagles. His new album, 'Kubla Khan' will be unleashed on October 17th. Catch him at Barboza on November 18th.
Gold Feeling
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DJ Comment: Dead Can Dance is an Australian project formed in 1981 by Lisa Gerrard and Brendan Perry. 'Into the Labyrinth' is their sixth studio album released in 1993 via 4AD.
The Ubiquitous Mr. Lovegrove
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DJ Comment: Songwriter, poet, and novelist Leonard Cohen first released, "Everybody Knows" in February 1988 and has been used in various TV/Film soundtracks even an anti-smoking campaign in New South Wales, Australia...with the theme: "everybody knows smoking causes these diseases ... yet you still do it".
Everybody Knows
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DJ Comment: Júníus Meyvant is the artist name of Vestmann Islands born singer-songwriter Unnar Gísli Sigurmundsson. After being suspended music school in his youth, he didn't pick up music again until he found a beaten up guitar in his parents house in his early 20s.
Color Decay
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DJ Comment: A project of Danny Pearson (ex-American Music Club), Clodhopper played music that was as influenced by early 20th century folk music as it was by the ’90s alt-country movement. "Cafe Joli" hails from 1998 album 'Red’s Recovery Room'.
Cafe Joli
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DJ Comment: Frontman Patterson Hood said he wrote "What It Means" a couple of years ago in protest: "Unfortunately, the song is still timely today. I hope and pray that one day it won't be." Drive-By Truckers will be returning with their politically charged, 'American Band' on September 30th. The day before their release, Drive-By Truckers will be playing The Showbox on September 29th. Check out their 2014 performance at KEXP...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mIQdsR05YEM
What It Means
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DJ Comment: Happy Birthday to Elizabeth! Jeff Buckley and Elizabeth Fraser of Cocteau Twins recorded this previously unreleased acoustic demo. She learned of his Buckley's passing while recording Massive Attack's "Teardrop".
All The Flowers In Time Bend to the Sun
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