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Upstream Music Fest + Summit 2018 Day 2: In Photos

From the much anticipated Jawbreaker reunion, main stage sets from Zola Jesus and TacoCat, and sets from up-and-coming locals like Great Grandpa and Lushloss; the fest has proved to be an embarrassment of riches for talent.


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Upstream Music Fest + Summit Photo Galleries

Upstream 2018: The Seshen at Upstream Music Festival (6/1)

Check out photos and a recap of The Seshen's performance on the KEXP broadcast at Little London Plane during Upstream Music Fest + Summit 2018.


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Upstream Music Fest + Summit Photo Galleries

Upstream Music Fest + Summit 2018 Day 1: In Photos

Featuring sets from Miguel, Zola Jesus, Little Dragon, Colleen Green, Sol, and more.


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Sasquatch Photo Galleries

Sasquatch! Music Festival, Day 1: In Photos

Day One of the Sasquatch! Music Festival brought stellar sets from David Byrne, Tyler, the Creator, Wolf Parade, Margo Price, and so much more.


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Local Music Photo Galleries

Photo Gallery: Help the Hoople Benefit for Scott McCaughey 1/5 + 1/6

This past weekend in Portland, a benefit concert was held for beloved local artist Scott McCaughey, who suffered a stroke back in November. As we mentioned last month here on the KEXP Blog, the two nights (Friday at the Star Theater, Saturday at the Wonder Ballroom) featured an all-star bill incl...


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Photo Galleries

Lance Mercer Photography Retrospective Coming to KEXP

KEXP is thrilled to announce a retrospective exhibit by Seattle photographer Lance Mercer in the Gathering Space.


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Photo Galleries Live Reviews

KEXPort 2017, Day 1: Dynfari, Hatari, Hórmónar, Kuldaboli, Une Misére

Now in its sixth year, KEXPort celebrates KEXP’s ongoing relationship with Kex Hostel in Reykjavik, where we broadcast every year during Iceland Airwaves. Typically, it's a music marathon consisting of 12 bands in 12 hours, but this year they've expanded the program to feature 15 bands over two ...


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Photo Galleries Live Reviews

Live Photos: Seu Jorge at ZooTunes, Woodland Park Zoo 6/20/2017

After more than a decade since its release, Seu Jorge set sail to bring back his much-acclaimed 2005 soundtrack to the Wes Anderson film The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou to adoring fans. Performing live across the globe, the acclaimed Brazilian singer-songwriter provided not just nostalgia for ...


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Upstream Music Fest + Summit Photo Galleries

Upstream Music Fest + Summit 2017: Last Splash

The river of rock n' roll (and rap and country and...) that was winding through Pioneer Square has dried since the Upstream Music Fest + Summit ended a couple of weeks ago, but we're taking a last look back at the weekend full of music (and rain). Join us for a final splash through what was Upstr...


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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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