KEXP Celebrates Pride


KEXP is celebrating Pride Month with articles, podcasts, and more all month long. Check out all of our Pride related stories and music below, as well as information on our GayEXP events at Wildrose and more! 

Song of the Gay

This week's "Song of the Gay" were selected by KEXP DJs Larry RoseStas THEE BossBrit Hansen, and DJ Riz in honor of Pride

KEXP Pride Events

We had so much fun throwing a party in the KEXP Gathering Space over Pride Weekend last year that we partnered up with Wildrose Bar this year! On June 28th, 29th and 30th join in on the fun with live performances by Adra Boo, Mandate, Mirrorgloss, and Chanarah; DJ sets all day and evening long including sets by KEXP's own DJs Riz, Larry Rose and Tim; and of course- the infamous Booty Shaking Contest on Sunday! Find more details below.

Interviews + Articles:

Sound and Vision

Sound & Vision: Lavender Country, The First Openly-Gay Country Band in the World

KEXP talks to Patrick Haggerty, frontman for Lavender Country, the nation’s first openly gay country band.

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The Power and Importance of Music Within Seattle's Drag Scene

KEXP spoke with local leading drag artists Arson Nicki, Cucci Binaca, Sam I'Am, and Beau Degas about the art of drag and the role music plays in their lives, on and off the stage

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KEXP Suggests

Pride-Related Events Happening This Month (That You Won't Want to Miss)

KEXP invites you to celebrate pride with us Wildrose + GAYEXP Pride 2019 on June 28th, 29th and 30th; get more details and see more Pride events happening around Seattle.

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Local Music Music News

Announcing the 2019 Volunteer Park Pride Festival Musical Line-Up

Announcing the line-up for the 2019 Volunteer Park Pride Festival on Saturday, June 8th.

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Music That Matters

Music That Matters: Big Gay Podcast 2017

Check out some of the KEXP DJ’s favorite artists from the Pacific Northwest and around the world on-the-go. KEXP’s Music That Matters weekly podcast brings you an exclusive mix of new music from the world’s best independent artists.

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