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09/25/2021 12:58 PM
DJ: Morgan
Feels So Bad
by The Shivas
(7 plays) | (0 fans)

Like all your favorite bands, any hope The Shivas had of playing shows during the past year and a half were promptly and ruthlessly crushed by COVID-19. So, the Portland, Oregon band coped with the grief the best way they know how: By putting it into song. “Feels So Bad,” The Shivas’ latest single off their forthcoming album Feels So Good // Feels So Bad is — simply put — a breakup song for the Before Times. Read more here - https://consequence.net/2021/09/the-shivas-feels-so-bad-video-origins/
09/25/2021 12:53 PM
DJ: Morgan
Fill My Mouth
by Goat
(17 plays) | (0 fans)

Masked Swedish psych-rock experimentalists Goat haven’t released a proper studio album since Requiem in 2016. But last month, they released Headsoup, a rarities compilation that includes B-sides, standalone singles, and two brand new tracks, including this one, "Fill My Mouth." -- The band’s anonymous members claim to hail from the remote and cursed village of Korpilombo in northern Sweden, where inhabitants had for centuries been devoted to a form of voodoo introduced by a travelling witch doctor Read more and purchase 'Headsoup' -- https://goat.bandcamp.com/
09/25/2021 12:49 PM
DJ: Morgan
by Altin Gün
(7 plays) | (0 fans)

Watch Altın Gün perform a Live on KEXP at Home performance here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9g_iyBR7xo&t=1s
09/25/2021 12:47 PM
DJ: Morgan
Midnight Morning
by Menahan Street Band
(44 plays) | (0 fans)

Brooklyn-based collaboration containing members of the Dap-Kings, Antibalas, El Michels Affair, and Budos Band. https://menahanstreetband.bandcamp.com
09/25/2021 12:38 PM
DJ: Morgan
by Little Simz
(68 plays) | (0 fans)

The fourth regular studio album from this London rapper (aka Simbiatu Ajikawo) is an impressive set of expansive hip hop. Produced by Inflo, the album ranges from lush orchestral hip hop and buoyant, R&B-flavored songs to percolating Afro-pop and lean, hard-hitting bangers, combining a variety of soundscapes with her conversational delivery and thoughtful lyrics contrasting her public image with her private thoughts while also tackling family and societal dysfunction, racism, inequality and other weighty subjects. Little Simz recently did a Live on KEXP at home! Watch here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ynoR0zEdMe4
09/25/2021 12:34 PM
DJ: Morgan
A Day In The Life
by The Beatles
(1 play) | (0 fans)

A core inspiration for the song – specifically John Lennon's opening sequence, about a man who “blew his mind out in a car” – pertained to the death of Tara Browne, who had died in a car accident on December 18th, 1966. The 21-year-old Browne was the heir to the Guinness fortune and a friend of the Beatles'. Nine more facts about this song we bet you may not have known here: https://www.rollingstone.com/feature/beatles-a-day-in-the-life-10-things-you-didnt-know-191427/
09/25/2021 12:30 PM
DJ: Morgan
Hands All Over Me
by Tamaryn
(59 plays) | (0 fans)

LA-based neo-psych dream pop singer-songwriter Tamaryn and her group were welcomed by Cheryl Waters and performed live on KEXP in 2015: https://www.kexp.org/sessions/archive/tamaryn-live-on-kexp-recorded-july-22-2015/
09/25/2021 12:27 PM
DJ: Morgan
Ferris Wheel
by Sylvan Esso
(71 plays) | (0 fans)

'Free Love' was released a year ago today! Sylvan Esso shared a live set that included "Ferris Wheel" during a recent KEXP Live at Home performance: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-vWszhvPrT8
09/25/2021 12:23 PM
DJ: Morgan
Get Me to a Nunnery
by Wooze
(2 plays) | (0 fans)

Watch WOOZE performing live for KEXP at the Musée de la danse in Rennes, France, during Trans Musicales 2018. Recorded December 9, 2018. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fDD9xS0uDI
09/25/2021 12:16 PM
DJ: Morgan
by Arcade Fire
(212 plays) | (1 fan)

The song was produced by James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem. It features backing vocals by David Bowie, who was a fan of Arcade Fire. Win Butler once said of their famous supporter, "I remember when we first met David Bowie and he said, 'You'll definitely be big in the UK.' He was always enthusiastic about the band." https://bit.ly/3fSr2rN
09/25/2021 12:12 PM
DJ: Morgan
Money (That's What I Want)
by Etta James
(1 play) | (0 fans)

09/25/2021 12:08 PM
DJ: Morgan
Music Makes Me High
by The Avalanches
(21 plays) | (1 fan)

The Avalanches sampled Salty Miller's 1980 song with the same title. The Avalanches talk about this great song in this interview: https://www.nme.com/news/music/avalanches-we-will-always-love-you-intervoew-music-makes-me-high-take-care-dreaming-2752627
09/25/2021 12:06 PM
DJ: Morgan
by Durand Jones and the Indica...
(114 plays) | (1 fan)

Durand Jones & the Indications will play the Paramount Theatre (with My Morning Jacket) in Seattle on Friday, October 1st and Saturday, October 2nd. -- “Witchoo” is a light-as-a-feather funk number powered by Mike Montgomery’s wiggly bassline, and Aaron Frazer and Durand Jones’ engaging high/low vocal harmonies, all imbued with a quiet, but unmistakable confidence. https://youtu.be/d7vTtnevlO4 https://durandjonesandtheindications.bandcamp.com/album/private-space
09/25/2021 12:05 PM
DJ: Morgan
Got To Give It Up
by Marvin Gaye
(16 plays) | (0 fans)