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Neil Young Is Releasing a Live Album of Recordings From 1976

The 22-song album was curated by Cameron Crowe and photographer Joel Bernstein


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Zero 7 Return With New Single "Mono"

“The hiatus is back off, again (as the Beastie Boys once put it)"


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Beirut Announce New Album Gallipoli

The record will be the band's fourth studio album and first since 2015's No No No


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Interviews

Dreams and Church Bells: Saintseneca's Zac Little Talks the Band's New Album Pillar of Na

Little goes in-depth on the band's latest record ahead of their performance tonight (Oct. 19) at the Sunset Tavern


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Rewind Local Music

Dispatches from a Placeholder: A Story About Elliott Smith's New Moon

As we celebrate the life of Elliott Smith, who left the world fifteen years ago, Martin Douglas shares a personal story of bonding over his final released collection of songs.


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Local Music KEXP Premiere

Leeni’s New Album Lovefool Proves She’s as Sharp as Ever (KEXP Premiere)

Seattle songwriter shares a music video from her latest EP covering the 1996 Romeo & Juliet soundtrack


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Interviews

Cloud Nothings’ Dylan Baldi Breaks Down Every Song on Last Building Burning

Produced by Randal Dunn, the band's latest release is their most intense and raw version of themselves yet.


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Midnight In A Perfect World

Midnight In A Perfect World: Ariel Zetina

Chicago-based DJ/producer Ariel Zetina takes the listener on an dynamic journey on her whirlwind guest DJ mix for Midnight in a Perfect World, weaving in classic techno, cutting-edge club-pop, nostalgic garage-house flavors, and more, while sneaking in a handful of brilliant unexpected surprises ...


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Review Revue

Review Revue: Edward Ka-Spel - Khataclimici, China Doll

This week's Review Revue spotlights the album Khataclimici, China Doll by Edward Ka-Spel. See what KCMU DJs thought back in the day.


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Music News

Kamasi Washington Shares Video For Heaven and Earth Track "Hub-Tones"

The Jenn Nkiru-directed video was inspired by the ideology of Pan-Africanism


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Thom Yorke Shares Fourth Single Off Suspiria Soundtrack "Open Again"

"Open Again" is the fourth of 25 tracks on Yorke's first feature film soundtrack


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Throwaway Style Interviews Book Reviews

Throwaway Style: On Little Wonder, Anacortes, and the Successes Crouched in Failure

This week's Throwaway Style is a three-for-one deal in celebration of the book's release: A review by Martin Douglas, an interview with author Kat Gardiner, and a Little Wonder-themed mix, curated by Gardiner.


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