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03/08/2019 11:51 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
See-Line Woman
by Nina Simone
(1 play) | (0 fans)

To celebrate International Womxn's Day, KEXP is playing music by exclusively womxn artists, such as Nina Simone, all day long.

"See-Line Woman" is a traditional American folk song. Nina Simone popularized the song with the release of her own studio recording of the song in 1964. The song was released as the B-Side to "Mississippi Goddam", a song that marked Simone's turn to political engagement with Civil Rights protest songs
03/08/2019 11:47 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
The Opener
by Camp Cope
(15 plays) | (0 fans)

Camp Cope are a trio from Melbourne. This track, which attacks sexism in the music industry, was featured as a KEXP Podcast Song of the Day. Read more about it and download it for free here: https://www.kexp.org/read/2018/1/22/song-of-the-day-camp-cope-the-opener/
03/08/2019 11:41 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
by Cherry Glazerr
(53 plays) | (0 fans)

Cherry Glazerr perform at Treefort Music Festival between Wednesday, March 20 - Sunday, March 24. Liz Phair, Vince Staples, Angelique Kidjo and more also perform. Full lineup: https://www.treefortmusicfest.com/
03/08/2019 11:38 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
by Dream Wife
(12 plays) | (0 fans)

Dream Wife performed on KEXP in 2018. See the session here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbNXLSn0sJY
03/08/2019 11:34 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
Tell Me (Doko Mien)
by Ibibio Sound Machine
(35 plays) | (0 fans)

Ibibio Sound Machine are curating tonight's edition of Midnight in a Perfect World, KEXP's weekly guest DJ mix, which airs on Friday night at midnight.

Ibibio Sound Machine performed on KEXP during the station's recent broadcast from London to celebrate International Clash Day 2019. Stay tuned to the KEXP YouTube page for video of that performance!
03/08/2019 11:31 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
by Lizzo
(81 plays) | (1 fan)

Lizzo headlines Capitol Hill Block Party on Saturday, July 20. Mitski, Phantogram and the Black Tones will also play the fest. See the full lineup here: https://www.capitolhillblockparty.com/lineup

Jungle, who play LIVE on KEXP in just thirty minutes, perform at Capitol Hill Block Party on Sunday, July 21.
03/08/2019 11:25 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
by Natalie Prass
(32 plays) | (0 fans)

Virginia-raised singer Natalie Prass played live on KEXP late last year. Check it out here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ajBAfEajUuE

Prass toured with Kacey Musgraves, another powerhouse womxn musician, in 2018.
03/08/2019 11:21 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
Maybe Not
by Cat Power
(10 plays) | (0 fans)

Cat Power's recent "Wanderer," is the singer's first in six years, her first since giving birth to a son and her first since leaving Matador, her longtime record label. Read a recent NPR interview: https://www.npr.org/2018/10/05/654495584/life-is-a-lesson-and-sometimes-it-s-difficult-to-learn-cat-power-steps-forward
03/08/2019 11:18 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters

How does KEXP make a difference in your life? Which artists have you discovered through KEXP's video sessions? What has KEXP's special programming (like today's celebration of International Women's Day) meant to you? Support a community you love by donating online right now at KEXP.org. Now's the time!
03/08/2019 11:11 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
Nameless, Faceless
by Courtney Barnett
(63 plays) | (0 fans)

Check out Barnett’s most recent in-studio session recorded in October, and featuring songs from this album: https://bit.ly/2QVOMiG

Courtney Barnett quotes feminist writer Margaret Atwood in this song: “Men are afraid that women will laugh at them. Women are afraid that men will kill them.”
03/08/2019 11:07 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
by Janelle Monáe feat. Grimes
(45 plays) | (0 fans)

At the end of last year, Janelle Monae accepted the Trailblazer award at Billboard's Women in Music 2018. See her speech here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pd8JSeRoF7E
03/08/2019 11:03 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
by Y La Bamba
(26 plays) | (0 fans)

Y La Bamba plays the Treefort Music Festival in Boise, ID between Wednesday, March 20 and Sunday, March 24. Cherry Glazerr, EMA and Sudan Archives will also perform. See the full lineup here: https://www.treefortmusicfest.com/lineup/
03/08/2019 11:00 AM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
Shy Town
by Lois
(4 plays) | (0 fans)

Lois Maffeo (professionally known for much of her career as Lois) is an Olympia-based writer and musician. She has been closely involved with and influenced many independent musicians, especially in the 1990s-era Olympia, Seattle and Washington, D.C. music scenes. Maffeo also played in Olympia-based band Courtney Love (not to be confused with Courtney Love, singer of Hole).