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Looking Back At Some Of Our Favorite Pacific Northwest Albums of 2019

With 2019 finally over, KEXP's Digital Content Team reflects on some of their favorite Pacific Northwest Records of the year. This list is not a definitive ranking of albums, but highlights of a few records our writers loved in 2019.


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KEXP Staff, Volunteers & Interns Top 10 Albums of 2019

We’re turning the mic over to our behind the scenes staff, volunteers, and interns who help keep the station running.


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2019 Top Ten Spotlight: DJ Alex

DJ Alex shares his Top Ten Albums of 2019; check out his list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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2019 Top Ten List Spotlight: John Gilbreath

John Gilbreath shares his Top Ten Albums of 2019; check out his list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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2019 Top Ten List Spotlight: Brit Hansen

Brit Hansen shares her Top Ten Albums of 2019; check out her list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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2019 Top Ten List Spotlight: Greta Rose

Greta Rose shares her Top Ten Albums of 2019; check out her list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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2019 Top Ten List Spotlight: DJ Sharlese

DJ Sharlese shares her Top Ten Albums of 2019; check out her list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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2019 Top Ten List Spotlight: Jenn

Jenn shares her Top Ten Albums of 2019; check out her list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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2019 Top Ten List Spotlight: Dr. West

Dr. West shares his Top Ten Albums of 2019; check out his list and tune in today, Friday, December 13th, as KEXP counts down the Top 90.3 Albums of 2019, as voted on by listeners.


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From the Archives:

Top 8 Most Read Articles in 2020

Maybe you missed them the first time around, or maybe they were so good you just want to read them again: below, we've compiled KEXP's Top 8 Most Read Articles in 2020. Revisit some articles, interviews, and more from the KEXP Archives below, and stay tuned for more great content in 2021:

A powerful piece from Associate Digital Content Producer Martin Douglas.

DJ/writer Albina Cabrera checks in with the Chilean singer-songwriter.

Jasmine Albertson talks to the former Thee Oh Sees member about her debut solo album.

Dusty Henry talks to the Belgian garage rockers during Iceland Airwaves.

Columns

Jasmine Albertson talks to Death Cab For Cutie, Phantom Planet, and more.

Janice Headley talks to local independent record stores about ways we can support them during the current stay-at-home order.

Features

Martin Douglas tells the story of how three rock ‘n roll bands from Japan became influential American touchstones.

Interviews

Watch the Icelandic band's performance from Kex Hostel Iceland Airwaves 2019 and read an exclusive interview.

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Sub Pop 30th Anniversary Count-Up

In 2018, KEXP celebrated the 30th anniversary of local record label Sub Pop with a four-month retrospective, "counting up" every catalog number in their vast discography of over 1,200 releases. Dig into the archives of our catalog coverage, featuring in-depth coverage on the history of their releases.


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