Midnight in a Perfect World: Yppah

Midnight In A Perfect World
Yppah // photo by Dave Lichterman (view set)

Happy backwards, Yppah is the music project of Long Beach, CA-via-Texas producer and multi-instrumentalist Joe Corrales Jr. Over three albums on the esteemed Ninja Tune label, Yppah has become a KEXP favorite with his lush and psychedelically welcoming sound that uniquely blends downtempo, shoegaze, post-rock, soul, and pop into his own immersive style. An artist with a sharp ear and a deep knowledge of music history, Yppah's Midnight In A Perfect World beautifully mirrors his own eclectic, enveloping sound as he unearths countless dusty, analogue-heavy gems from his collection.

Trance FarmersLone Star
Silver ApplesMisty Mountain
The SoundcarriersThis Is Normal
The Octopus ProjectBeds
DeerhunterHe Would Have Laughed
MadlibFunky Blue Note
Dashiell HedayatLong Song For Zelda
The Jesus & Mary ChainCatchfire
Lali PunaThe Daily Match
King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardI'm In Your Mind
GrouperI'd Rather Be Sleeping
True WidowNight Witches
Arthur RussellAll Boy All Girl

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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