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John Richards
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 6 AM
It's The Thursday Before the Friday
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Cult of Personality
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DJ Comment: Watch Screaming Trees frontman Mark Lanegan's 2014 live KEXP studio performance right here! http://blog.kexp.org/2014/07/07/live-video-mark-lanegan/
Troubled Times
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DJ Comment: A song inspired by President Ronald Reagan, this track made its appearance on their 1982 album Forever Now
President Gas
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DJ Comment: You can drop by our Gathering Space as early as 7AM tomorrow for our all ages Bed-In event, inspired by John Lennon and Yoko Ono. The event itself starts at 8AM, and you can find more details about it right here: http://blog.kexp.org/bed-in/
Instant Karma!
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DJ Comment: Read more about the making of Marvin Gaye's sensational anthem, "What's Going On" here: http://performingsongwriter.com/marvin-gaye-whats-going-on/
What's Going On
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DJ Comment: Miss Jones was in the midst of her battle with pancreatic cancer during our New Home Grand Opening in April, but still wanted to be here for our momentuous occasion! Watch her performance here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y5eVHCQ4ogQ
This Land Is Your Land
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DJ Comment: Off the second full-length album from this English group, who took their name from an NME article about the band Jamie Wednesday in 1986
Wise Up Sucker
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DJ Comment: “A real intensive stomper. Who are these guys, anyway? Wow + gosh!” - check out more early KEXP DJ comments about "We Care A Lot" here! http://blog.kexp.org/2011/03/03/review-revue-faith-no-more-we-care-a-lot/
We Care A Lot
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DJ Comment: Hip-Hop duo Run The Jewels has just posted a playlist of protest songs, curious to what they picked? Check it out here: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/18/arts/music/run-the-jewels-protest-songs.html?_r=0
Don't Get Captured
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DJ Comment: This London poet performed for us at Iceland Airwaves in Reykjavikthis past November, watch her live performance of "Europe Is Lost" here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ffxrCDvJ8LI
Europe Is Lost
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Guns of Brixton
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DJ Comment: Vancouver, BC has officially joined us in proclaiming KEXP-created International Clash Day on February 7th! (WHEREAS we are really international now, thanks Canada!)
Rock The Casbah
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