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03/06/2020 06:58 AM
DJ: John Richards
by Waxahatchee
(33 plays) | (0 fans)

Waxahatchee will be LIVE on KEXP on Friday, May 15th, at 12:00 PM. she'll be playing The Neptune Theatre that evening.
03/06/2020 06:55 AM
DJ: John Richards
They Don't Know
by Kirsty MacColl
(1 play) | (0 fans)

"She was a great writer, with warmth and humour and a keen ear and eye for humans and their foibles," says Jem Finer of the Pogues. "No bullshit or pretensions or posturing. A great singer and a genius with harmony.": https://www.theguardian.com/music/2012/sep/30/kirsty-maccoll-birthday-album-reissue
03/06/2020 06:44 AM
DJ: John Richards
The Steps
by Haim
(10 plays) | (0 fans)

HAIM has just announced a new album, "Women in Music Part III," out April 24th via Columbia. Watch the video, replete with makeup and toothpaste, of "The Steps": https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-news/haim-new-album-new-song-the-steps-960500/
03/06/2020 06:42 AM
DJ: John Richards
Halogen 2
by Half Waif
(2 plays) | (0 fans)

Half Waif will perform at The Sunset Tavern on Friday, May 15th, 2020.
03/06/2020 06:37 AM
DJ: John Richards
Running Up That Hill (A Deal Wi...
by Kate Bush
(248 plays) | (4 fans)

See rare photos of the great Kate Bush, released by her brother last month: https://tonedeaf.thebrag.com/kate-bush-brother-photographs/
03/06/2020 06:32 AM
DJ: John Richards
Drink Before The War
by Sinéad O'Connor
(17 plays) | (0 fans)

"Easily one of the strongest female voices in rock;... power is Sinead's main goal here, power to communicate radical, fearless, convincing messages." Read a review of Sinead O'Connor's debut album: http://starling.rinet.ru/music/sinead.htm
03/06/2020 06:24 AM
DJ: John Richards
Fear of Heights
by Wye Oak
(23 plays) | (1 fan)

Wye Oak will be LIVE on KEXP Friday, on March 20th at 12:00 PM. Wye Oak will perform at The Crocodile on Friday, March 20th, 2020.
03/06/2020 06:21 AM
DJ: John Richards
Down I-5
by case/lang/veirs
(29 plays) | (0 fans)

This album was an extraordinary collaboration from k.d. lang, Neko Case, and Laura Veirs.: https://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/22024-caselangveirs/
03/06/2020 06:17 AM
DJ: John Richards
Bonny Light Horseman
by Bonny Light Horseman
(4 plays) | (0 fans)

That's Tony-winning singer-songwriter Anais Mitchell singing here, along with the National's Josh Kaufman, and Fruit Bats' Eric D. Johnson. Listen to a NPR World Cafe session: https://www.npr.org/2020/03/02/811298534/bonny-light-horseman-makes-new-folk-music-inspired-by-the-spirit-of-old-folk
03/06/2020 06:12 AM
DJ: John Richards
Walk Unafraid
by First Aid Kit
(7 plays) | (0 fans)

This R.E.M. cover was used in the soundtrack for the 2014 movie"Wild." The message is about finding courage and not being afraid: "I'll trip, fall, pick myself up and walk unafraid." The song was inspired by Michael Stipe's longtime heroine Patti Smith.
03/06/2020 06:08 AM
DJ: John Richards
Stay Down
by boygenius
(34 plays) | (0 fans)

boygenius is a group formed in 2018 by women musicians Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus. Here's a brief oral history of this fine "supergroup": https://www.vogue.com/article/boygenius-oral-history-lucy-dacus-phoebe-bridgers-julien-baker
03/06/2020 06:04 AM
DJ: John Richards
The Mother
by Brandi Carlile
(21 plays) | (0 fans)

Good morning and happy Friday. Today is International Womxn’s Day. This year, KEXP is shining a spotlight on incredible women, women-identifying, and non-binary folks involved in music. Watch the video for this beautiful tribute to the selfless women who raised us: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=npSDM26xlzs