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03/02/2021 10:55 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Soft Spot
by Claud
(8 plays) | (0 fans)

This single by Claud Mintz (who records as Claud) was selected by Cheryl Waters as a KEXP Song of the Day: https://www.kexp.org/podcasts/song-of-the-day/2021/2/8/claud-soft-spot/
03/02/2021 10:51 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Yüce Dağ Başında
by Altin Gün
(30 plays) | (0 fans)

This Amsterdam-based band’s third album finds them recasting their Turkish psychedelic rock with the addition of some prominent ‘80s influences and electronic sounds, combining bright synths, sleek guitars, saz and more with propulsive rhythms and hypnotic melodies. Just released on Friday! Don't miss Live Video from Altın Gün's August 2019 KEXP In-Studio: https://bit.ly/3qWIEWh.
03/02/2021 10:47 PM
DJ: Larry Rose

Los Angeles group Chicano Batman are no strangers to KEXP - they've performed Live on the station 3 separate times, including a recent Live on KEXP at Home session. Themselves immigrants and children of immigrants from Latin America, they effortlessly blend styles of soul and psychedelia with the sounds of their communities and childhoods. Choose from any one of their live sessions for your enjoyment: https://www.youtube.com/c/kexp/search?query=Chicano%20Batman https://chicanobatman.bandcamp.com/
03/02/2021 10:45 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Faith Healer
by Julien Baker
(35 plays) | (0 fans)

"Put most simply, I think that ‘Faith Healer’ is a song about vices, both the obvious and the more insidious ways that they show up in the human experience,” Baker explained in a statement, adding that the song is over two years old. “There are so many channels and behaviors that we use to placate discomfort unhealthily which exist outside the formal definition of addiction. I (and so many other people) are willing to believe whomever — a political pundit, a preacher, a drug dealer, an energy healer — when they promise healing, and how that willingness, however genuine, might actually impede healing.” https://www.stereogum.com/2102881/julien-baker-little-oblivions-faith-healer/music/ https://julienbaker.bandcamp.com/album/little-oblivions Watch Julien Baker sharing a live performance recorded exclusively for KEXP and talking to Cheryl Waters. Recorded January 6, 2021. https://youtu.be/HS2TxfBSmjs
03/02/2021 10:40 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Something For Your M.I.N.D.
by Superorganism
(50 plays) | (0 fans)

Superorganism released their debut album on this day in 2018. The eight-person collective performed live at KEXP in 2018. Watch here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_RNcS3mklsY
03/02/2021 10:36 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Welcome To America
by Black Thought
(5 plays) | (0 fans)

Watch the trailer for "Judas and the Black Messiah": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sSjtGqRXQ9Y
03/02/2021 10:31 PM
DJ: Larry Rose

M/A/R/R/S was a one-off collaboration between members of A.R. Kane (Alex and Rudi Kane) and Colourbox (Martin and Steve Young), both veteran 4AD artists. They took their name from the four collaborator's initials plus that of label boss Ivo Watts-Russell, who suggested they get together. Those four are the credited songwriters on the track. --- This song is made up of about 250 samples. The line, "Pump Up The Volume" came from "I Know You Got Soul" by Eric B. & Rakim, which was released earlier in 1987. Other samples include Coldcut's 1987 song "Say, Kids What Time Is This" and James Brown's "Funky Drummer."
03/02/2021 10:29 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
by Brijean
(3 plays) | (0 fans)

This Oakland duo’s second album is a well-crafted set of dreamy dance-pop inflected with disco, tropicalia, psych-pop and other styles, combining shimmering synths, lush strings, percolating conga drums, airy vocals and soothing melodies.
03/02/2021 10:25 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Big Bang
by Cherry Glazerr
(26 plays) | (0 fans)

According to Cherry Glazerr’s Clementine Creevy, “The lyrics came from feeling like I was growing apart from someone who was close to me in my life, and the song is essentially about heartache, but it’s euphoric at the same time.” - https://bit.ly/3uszjax https://cherryglazerr.bandcamp.com/track/big-bang Brand new single from Cherry Glazerr! https://www.cherryglazerr.com/ Enjoy Live Video from Cherry Glazerr's 2019 KEXP In-Studio, hosted by Cheryl Waters: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p-zNwHUO3Sg.
03/02/2021 10:20 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Eardrum Buzz
by Wire
(10 plays) | (0 fans)

03/02/2021 10:17 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
by Big Scary
(5 plays) | (0 fans)

Australian band's first new song since 2016. Since Tom Iansek and Joanna Syme released their last album as Big Scary, they’ve both been respectively busy working on other projects. “Stay” is the first new single to be featured on their forthcoming record, “Daisy” which will be released on April 30th via the band’s own label, Pieater, and Intertia.
03/02/2021 10:10 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Breathe Deeper
by Tame Impala
(32 plays) | (0 fans)

03/02/2021 10:06 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Half a Human
by Real Estate
(7 plays) | (0 fans)

To be released next month, the Half A Human EP is a collection of tracks the band worked on while recording last year’s album release, The Main Thing. For one reason or another the tracks didn’t make it onto the LP, but were completed remotely during the pandemic and due March 26th.
03/02/2021 10:00 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
by Pink Floyd
(141 plays) | (1 fan)