“Freeze (Live @ KEXP)” (by Ghostland Observatory)
Bringing calypso and roots reggae styles in to a contemporary context, Kobo Town record a live set for KEXP's Best Ambiance at the 2010 Womex world music trade fair in Copenhagen.
Avi Buffalo is the alias of California musician Avigdor Zahner-Isenberg and also the name of his band. They bring their innovative, rootsy psych-pop to KEXP for a live performance that features songs from the debut self-titled album.
The euphoric electro-pop of Philladelphia duo Sun Airway reverberates down KEXP's hallways from this in-studio performance featuring tracks from their debut release "Nocturne of Exploded Crystal Chandelier. " Recorded live on-air.
Join us for some musical cross-Atlantic cultural exchange with our sister city Reykjavik, Iceland. Two top-notch Icelandic performers Lay Low and Sindri Már Sigfússon take turns playing acoustic tracks in this exclusive live set recorded at KEXP.
Join us for some musical cross-Atlantic cultural exchange with our sister city Reykjavik, Iceland. Two top-notch Icelandic performers Mugison and Pétur Ben play some acoustic versions of their songs in this exclusive KEXP live set.
Led To Sea is the beautiful and haunting pop stylings of Seattle violist/violinist L. Alex Guy. She’s joined by her live band to play tracks from the record “Into the Darkening Sky” live on KEXP.
Luck One is a talented Northwest hip-hop MC with the heart of a classic jazzman. He stops by to perform some live tracks during KEXP’s rap show “Street Sounds.”
Microhouse producer Matthew Dear stops by the KEXP studios with a full band for an in-studio featuring tracks from his new album "Black City."
Los Angeles-based band Fitz & The Tantrums bring back that classic soul-pop sound with their debut full-length “Pickin’ Up The Pieces.” Clap, stomp and dance along as they play tracks from album live for KEXP listeners at Seattle’s The Triple Door.
UK folk-pop singer/songwriter Alessi Laurent-Marke aka Alessi’s Ark stops by KEXP to play live and acoustic.
Long Island indie electro rockers Small Black play a live set on the Morning Show, featuring tracks from both their self titled EP as well as their 2010 full length "New Chain."
Swedish band Junip, led by singer-songwriter Jose Gonzalez, play a lovely set of atmospheric folk-rock featuring songs from their debut full-length "Fields" live on KEXP.
Cincinnati band Pomegranates play an upbeat set of indie-pop live in the KEXP Studio.
Texas dance-rock duo Ghostland Observatory once again brings the heat with their album “Codename: Rondo.” They play some tracks from the record live and direct from the KEXP studios.
Combining members from a wide array of Seattle bands Wild Orchid Children creates an aggressive, shout-fueled rock sound out of a variety of genres. They turn KEXP into a psychedelic mosh pit in this live in-studio performance featuring tracks off of their LP “...Are Alexander Supertramp.”
Seattle power-pop quartet The First Times rock the KEXP studio with a live set featuring tracks from their debut self-titled album.
Join British band Clinic as they bring their icy and soulful trance-rock sounds to KEXP for an exclusive in-studio performance that features tracks from their 6th LP “Bubblegum.”
Add some slacker wit and a touch of roots to great indie guitar-pop and you’ve got lovable Canadian band Hollerado. They stop by KEXP to play tracks from their album “Record In A Bag.” Yes, it does actually come in a bag.
Portland’s Nick Jaina creates a unique blend of bluesy to boozy folk-rock. He’s joined by some fellow Northwestern musicians in the KEXP studio for this exclusive live performance that features some tracks from his LP “A Bird in the Opera House.”
Local alternative punk rock trio Tax And Leisure Corporation flood the KEXP air waves with noise, live on Sonic Reducer.
Local dreamy indie pop trio Seapony visit KEXP for a live performance on Audioasis.
Join Seattle duo THEESatisfaction for a live set of their blunted, jazzy hip-hop soul recorded at the KEXP studios. Features tracks from their EP “Transitions.”
Ólöf Arnalds is an Icelandic singer/songwriter and touring member of Múm. She stops by KEXP for a charming live set where she covers Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash and does two of her originals as well.
Local musician Joseph Giant is joined by members of Amateur Radio Operator for a nice live set at KEXP that features tracks from his self-titled LP.
Toronto’s John O’Regan aka Diamond Rings creates some great guitar/drum machine/synth-pop on his debut LP “Special Affections.” He shines a new light on the songs in this acoustic performance recorded live at KEXP.
Enjoy some thick, dreamy Swedish pop with roughed-up edges courtesy of The Radio Dept. who perform a live set recorded exclusively for KEXP at The Cutting Room studios in New York City.
Black Mountain mixes big, pummeling psych-rock and trippy folk with plenty of fuzz and dual male/female vocals. The Vancouver, B.C. group performs tracks from their third LP “Wilderness Heart” live from the KEXP studios.
Dig the thick, chromatic psych-rock sounds of Texas band The Black Angels recorded live for KEXP at Seattle's The Triple Door.
The synthy beats and clean flows of rambunctious Seattle crew Mad Rad take to the KEXP airwaves for a flawless set of live hip-hop featuring tracks from their self-released 2nd album, "The Youth Die Young."
Join New York-based duo Yellow Ostrich for a fun live set recorded live on KEXP from The Cutting Room Studios.