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Being Isn’t Certain: Arthur Russell’s World of Echo at 35

KEXP's Dusty Henry revisits a classic record from the underground cellist experimentalist icon and finds greater understanding for his work at large.


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Give Violence a Chance: Five Years of G.L.O.S.S.'s Trans Day of Revenge

Before breaking up due to the pressures of their sudden explosion in popularity, the Olympia band created one of the most important punk releases in recent memory. Martin Douglas explores.


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Ode to a Black Man: The Dirtbombs' Ultraglide in Black at 20

Martin Douglas examines one of the most beloved artifacts from Detroit's much ballyhooed early-'00s garage-rock scene.


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Viva! Cibo Matto: Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Their Breakthrough Debut LP

In honor of Pushing Boundaries, and in celebration of the album's 25th anniversary, KEXP's Janice Headley revisits Cibo Matto's genre-defying 1996 debut full-length Viva! La Woman.


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We Are Ever New: Looking Back at Beverly Glenn-Copeland’s Masterful Keyboard Fantasies

Looking back at the new age opus and an underheard masterpiece that may give peace and perspective in our current moment.


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Rewind: Ty Segall's Melted Turns 10

Martin Douglas revisits the California garage rocker's 2010 "anti-masterpiece."


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I Comb the World for Bad Advice: The Intelligence's Fake Surfers at 10

Martin Douglas takes a look at the modern garage-punk classic and gets a few words from frontman Lars Finberg about the album.


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Rewind: The Cure’s Disintegration Turns 30

KEXP takes a look back at The Cure's classic album in conjunction with World Goth Day


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Descending the Mezzanine: DJ Riz on the 21st Anniversary of the Landmark Massive Attack Album

On the 21st anniversary of Massive Attack's Mezzanine, DJ Riz shares his thoughts on the Bristol band's landmark album.


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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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