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07/30/2020 07:57 AM
DJ: John Richards
Spit You Out
by Cults
(17 plays) | (0 fans)

Cults have recently announced their forthcoming new album 'Host,' which is set to be released on September 18th. Keep an eye out for it here: https://cults.bandcamp.com/album/host
07/30/2020 07:54 AM
DJ: John Richards

Hatchie announced recently that she's recording album number two! In the meantime, we've got this cover of The Jesus and Mary Chain song that is originally a duet between Jim Reid and Mazzy Star's Hope Sandoval. https://hatchie.bandcamp.com/album/sometimes-always
07/30/2020 07:49 AM
DJ: John Richards
Hardcore Days And Softcore Nights
by Aqueduct
(68 plays) | (2 fans)

Aqueduct is the Seattle act started by David Terry, originally out of Tulsa, Oklahoma. Find his work here: https://aqueduct.bandcamp.com/
07/30/2020 07:44 AM
DJ: John Richards
by Bo Ningen
(2 plays) | (0 fans)

'Sudden Fictions,' the new album from Japanese four-piece band Bo Ningen, is out now: http://boningen.info/ Watch them performing live for KEXP at Iceland Airwaves in 2015 here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fe7GQdzqm34
07/30/2020 07:40 AM
DJ: John Richards

Found on the latest release from the London band, which you can find here: https://bombaybicycle.bandcamp.com/releases
07/30/2020 07:36 AM
DJ: John Richards
A Night Like This
by The Cure
(41 plays) | (0 fans)

Robert Smith once confessed to a fanzine in 1991 about this single: "The words were written in the rain. I was upset …" http://www.picturesofyou.us/fanzines/curenews-11.htm
07/30/2020 07:31 AM
DJ: John Richards
Running Up That Hill (A Deal Wi...
by Kate Bush
(214 plays) | (4 fans)

Happy 62nd birthday to Kate Bush, born on this day in 1958! Fun Fact: Kate Bush shares the same birthday as Emily Brontë, the English novelist that wrote the book "Wuthering Heights," which is also the title of Bush's debut song.
07/30/2020 07:28 AM
DJ: John Richards
No Place
by Wye Oak
(3 plays) | (0 fans)

The Brooklyn Youth Chorus guests on vocals for this new single from Wye Oak. The Baltimore band's new EP, 'No Horizon' is out tomorrow, July 31st: https://wyeoak.bandcamp.com/album/no-horizon
07/30/2020 07:22 AM
DJ: John Richards
Sweet Jane
by Cowboy Junkies
(61 plays) | (1 fan)

The Cowboy Junkies take on the The Velvet Underground song that Lou Reed once claimed was his favorite version.
07/30/2020 07:17 AM
DJ: John Richards
The Promise
by Sturgill Simpson
(7 plays) | (0 fans)

Cover of the 1988 hit song from When in Rome that appears on Simpson's second album 'Metamodern Sounds in Country Music'
07/30/2020 07:13 AM
DJ: John Richards
Fade Into You
by Perfume Genius
(15 plays) | (0 fans)

Recent cover of the Mazzy Star classic that Perfume Genius said he chose to do, “because I carried it with me for a long time and I always looked to it for the warmth and the very heavy vibe that it always brings.”
07/30/2020 07:05 AM
DJ: John Richards
Purple Rain
by Prince & the Revolution
(51 plays) | (0 fans)

Remember that time Prince performed this one live at the Super Bowl in 2007 and there was actual rain? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lElCzhjiPX8
07/30/2020 07:01 AM
DJ: John Richards
Long Time
by The Roots feat. Peedi Peedi...
(12 plays) | (0 fans)

Good morning Seattle, and welcome to the Thursday edition of The Morning Show, at our new start time of 7:00 AM. Reach out to us during the show at dj@kexp.org. Remembering Malik B, rapper and a founding member of iconic Philadelphia band The Roots, who we learned passed away at the age of 47 yesterday. https://www.kexp.org/read/2020/7/29/rip-malik-b-roots/