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11/13/2020 02:59 PM
DJ: Evie
Drew Barrymore
by SZA
(29 plays) | (0 fans)

Listening to SZA's 2017 R&B album, Ctrl, is like floating into a dream. Filled with her silvery voice, electronic production and an unabashed openness about her stage in life — she's 26-year-old woman trying to balance relationships and honesty with herself — SZA's songs feature collaborations with Kendrick Lamar, Travis Scott and Isaiah Rashad. https://twitter.com/sza?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor
11/13/2020 02:55 PM
DJ: Evie
by Jay Som
(2 plays) | (0 fans)

Jay Som's take on a Soccer Mommy song that is the first in a new series of covers to be released every two weeks. All sales on Bandcamp will benefit Oxfam’s COVID-19 relief efforts: https://sopharela.bandcamp.com/album/soccer-mommy-friends-singles-series
11/13/2020 02:49 PM
DJ: Evie

"‘There Is A Light That Never Goes Out’ is one of the quintessential tracks by The Smiths, one which perfectly juxtaposed Johnny Marr’s phenomenal jangly guitars with the somber lyricism of Morrissey." Read the full story behind this iconic track here- https://faroutmagazine.co.uk/the-story-behind-the-smiths-song-there-is-a-light-that-never-goes-out/
11/13/2020 02:43 PM
DJ: Evie
Rent Is Due
by Erik Blood & Gary V
(15 plays) | (0 fans)

New single from local musician Erik Blood and Gary V (formerly Prism Tats) - https://erikblood.bandcamp.com/track/rent-is-due
11/13/2020 02:40 PM
DJ: Evie
Evan Finds the Third Room
by Khruangbin
(40 plays) | (0 fans)

Check out all of the albums from the Texas trio via Bandcamp. https://khruangbin.bandcamp.com/album/con-todo-el-mundo-excluding-n-s-america
11/13/2020 02:35 PM
DJ: Evie
Summer Madness
by Kool & The Gang
(10 plays) | (0 fans)

Kool & the Gang is a R&B and funk band formed in Jersey City, New Jersey, in 1964 by brothers Robert "Kool" Bell and the late Ronald Bell, with Dennis "D.T." Thomas, Robert "Spike" Mickens, Charles Smith, George Brown, and Ricky West. https://www.koolandthegang.com/
11/13/2020 02:29 PM
DJ: Evie
by Polyrhythmics
(15 plays) | (0 fans)

In February 2020, just before everything shut down, Polyrhythmics came to KEXP and recorded a special performance ahead of their release Man from the Future. You can watch the whole performance on our YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FnP9BsLLhck Their latest EP, Fondue Party comes out on December 4th.
11/13/2020 02:21 PM
DJ: Evie
Free Gloss
by Holy Fuck feat.Nicholas All...
(35 plays) | (0 fans)

Of this album, band member Brian Borchant says, "It's been long enough now, somewhere around the last record may be that it felt like we've done this long enough that we've kind of invented our own language. I think we're pretty idiosyncratic, and hopefully, our music exists in its own realm. That's not an easy thing to do. It takes a certain amount of dedication and faith, but I think we've been doing it long enough that we figured out that language." This track features the vocals of Nicholas Allbrook of Pond. https://bit.ly/2OgZHAS
11/13/2020 02:17 PM
DJ: Evie
Stone Meadows
by Bartees Strange
(15 plays) | (0 fans)

Bartees Strange on his musical upbringing: "My parents are pretty Christian, so I didn't get access to secular music until I had friends with cars. My dad loved collecting music; he's not a musician, but he's got tape machines and all types of cool things to play music back. He would show me funk and Parliament and Bootsy and Rick James, so that was like my secular musical reference. I remember seeing TV on the Radio play on Letterman and At the Drive In, and that s*** shook my world. Around the same time, I was starting to get into punk bands because I had some friends with cars. And at church, a bunch of people that really liked Norma Jean. I was like, "Whoa, this is crazy." Being a person that just wanted to fit in, I was like, "Well, I'm going to figure out why people like this, and I'm going to like it." Like, "I'm going to find my way into this."'" Read more: https://n.pr/3kyqeb9
11/13/2020 02:14 PM
DJ: Evie
Hang On
by New Age Healers
(29 plays) | (1 fan)

New Age Healers did a Live on KEXP performance for last year! Watch the electric video here- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9P4UxnQC-Qk
11/13/2020 02:11 PM
DJ: Evie
Vapour Trail
by Ride
(84 plays) | (0 fans)

Last month was the 30th anniversary of Ride's debut album 'Nowhere', released in 1990! Check out their 2019 live session for our donors at The Triple Door here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8OdbZHVSrk
11/13/2020 02:03 PM
DJ: Evie

Since signing with Rhymesayers in 2015, Sa-Roc has continued to both invigorate and grow her fanbase with a string of singles, accompanied with powerful and visually enthralling music videos, including "Forever", which has over 4 million views on YouTube. In that time, she has continued to cultivate and sharpen her skill sets, and now she is set to release her first album for the label. sa-roc.bandcamp.com/album/the-sharecroppers-daughter Gabriel talked to Sa-Roc about this song on KEXP's Sound & Vision. Find it here after the show. https://www.kexp.org/podcasts/sound-vision/