Midnight in a Perfect World: Tamaryn

Midnight In A Perfect World
photo by Eric Tra

New Zealand-born, NYC-based artist Tamaryn has emerged as one of the most striking artists crafting atmospheric shoegaze/dream-pop over the past five years. Her third and latest album, "Cranekiss", finds her adding more electronic elements into her potent and grandiose sonic mix, yielding some of her strongest material to date. While she's stopped by KEXP three times in the past to perform with her band, her exclusive DJ mix for KEXP's Midnight In A Perfect World sheds light on her deep knowledge of experimental synth-pop that's heavy on gems from the 1980s.

Excentrique NoizDark Crystal Day
The Electronic CircusDirect Lines
FlueFancy Free
DZ LectricGeister
The SoundI Can't Escape Myself
EpitapheL'Ecume De Mes Regrets
De BlancheNumbers
Fra Lippo LippiSome Things Never Change
Obscure by DegreesI'm Dying
DrexciyaAndrean Sand Dunes
The Blue NileTinseltown in the Rain
The PassionsLove is Essential
New MusikA Train on Twisted Tracks

Midnight in a Perfect World, KEXP's weekly hour-long guest DJ show, airs Fridays at midnight. This multi-genre program features eclectic sets by a rotating cast of international and local DJ’s, each building upon a party vibe to kick off your weekend. Midnight in a perfect world is made possible with support from New Belgium Brewing.

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