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06/22/2022 02:57 AM
DJ: Abbie
by Pavement
(4 plays) | (0 fans)

Brighten the Corners is the fourth studio album by Pavement, released on February 11, 1997 by Matador Records. "Stereo" has lyrics that make several references to pop culture icons. The repeated line "Hi-Ho Silver, Ride" in the chorus is a reference to The Lone Ranger's catchphrase. https://bit.ly/3pj7jUJ Pavement is playing the Paramount Theater on Sat. Sept. 17th.
06/22/2022 02:55 AM
DJ: Abbie
Silence Is Golden
by The Beths
(32 plays) | (0 fans)

New music from New Zealand indie-rockers the Beths! They'll be at Capitol Hill Block Party on July 22nd. https://thebethsnz.bandcamp.com
06/22/2022 02:51 AM
DJ: Abbie
by Wolf Alice
(108 plays) | (0 fans)

Released on this day in 2015! Lead singer Ellie Rowsell shared that the video for 'Bros' is “ an ode to childhood imagination and friendship and all the charm that comes with that”. Check out the heartwarming video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TD_Q9CxXTo4 Wolf Alice have performed a few times in the KEXP studio. They stopped by The Morning Show March 2015: https://bit.ly/2Y3VzvT and The Midday Show in 2017: https://bit.ly/3Dsei4g https://wolfalice.co.uk/
06/22/2022 02:47 AM
DJ: Abbie
See You See
by Gully Boys
(1 play) | (0 fans)

Catch this Minneapolis outfit on tour this summer! https://gullyboys.bandcamp.com/
06/22/2022 02:42 AM
DJ: Abbie
Blacklight Shine
by The Mars Volta
(4 plays) | (0 fans)

The Mars Volta – the beloved prog-rock band led by vocalist Cedric Bixler-Zavala and electric guitar hero Omar Rodríguez-López – have released a new song, Blacklight Shine. Accompanied by a short film, directed by López, Blacklight Shine is the first new music from the band since their breakup in 2012.
06/22/2022 02:37 AM
DJ: Abbie
Pepsi Vacuum
by Dummy
(8 plays) | (1 fan)

LA band Dummy released this track as the B-side for the Sub Pop Singles Club release "Mono Retriever". According to Sub Pop, the two songs function as mirrors, each referencing the other and both sharing oceanic lyrical themes. Read more at Northern Transmissions: https://tinyurl.com/59wbsbeu
06/22/2022 02:33 AM
DJ: Abbie
Miss Modular
by Stereolab
(18 plays) | (0 fans)

The lead track from English post-rockers Stereolab and their 1997 album Miss Modular
06/22/2022 02:28 AM
DJ: Abbie
by Miya Folick
(1 play) | (0 fans)

Put my t-shirt on Look at myself and yawn Is it okay to be ordinary? https://youtu.be/bgo_5rRGXTI Abbie hosted a KEXP session with Miya back in 2019 featuring tracks from Premonitions: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UfdLKVDGICY
06/22/2022 02:24 AM
DJ: Abbie
by Natalie Imbruglia
(3 plays) | (0 fans)

"Torn" is a song written by Scott Cutler, Anne Preven, and Phil Thornalley. It was first recorded in 1993 in Danish (renamed "Brændt", Danish for "Burned") by Danish singer Lis Sørensen, then in 1994 by Cutler and Preven's American rock band Ednaswap, and in 1996 by American-Norwegian singer Trine Rein. "Torn" is best known as Australian singer Natalie Imbruglia's 1997 debut single.
06/22/2022 02:20 AM
DJ: Abbie
The Fall
by Zola Jesus
(4 plays) | (0 fans)

Zola Jesus, whose real name is Nika Roza Danilova, explains that the title translates to "power" or "ruler" in ancient Greek. "Arkons are a Gnostic idea of power wielded through a flawed god," Danilova elaborated via a press release. "They taint and tarnish humanity, keeping them corrupted instead of letting them find their harmonious selves. I do feel like we are living in an arkhonic time; these negative influences are weighing extremely heavy on all of us. We're in a time of arkhons. There's power in naming that." "I wrote ‘The Fall’ for myself," she said. "It was an exercise in using music as a tool for the sake of my own inner catharsis. I had a lot of turmoil and complicated emotions that I couldn’t process in any other way. I suppose some feelings require you to write a pop song in order to fully understand them. For that reason, this song is very precious to me." Read more about this song, and download it for free here: https://kexp.org/podcasts/song-of-the-day/2022/6/9/zola-jesus-fall/ 'Arkhon' comes out June 24. https://zolajesus.bandcamp.com/album/arkhon
06/22/2022 02:15 AM
DJ: Abbie
by Bjork
(25 plays) | (0 fans)

Official video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNJv-Ebi67I
06/22/2022 02:09 AM
DJ: Abbie
Ain’t Ready
by Santigold
(22 plays) | (0 fans)

The art-pop visionary that is Santigold has announced a new album, Spirituals, out Sept. 9. Primarily recorded during the 2020 lockdown, Spirituals features virtual collaborations with a number of reputable names, such as Rostam, Boys Noize, Dre Skull, P2J, Nick Zinner, SBTRKT, JakeOne, Illangelo, Doc McKinney, Psymun, Ricky Blaze, Lido, Ray Brady, and Ryan Olson. https://santigold.com
06/22/2022 02:05 AM
DJ: Abbie
by Danny Brown
(3 plays) | (0 fans)

Danny Brown samples Freak Nasty's Da' Dip!
06/22/2022 02:02 AM
DJ: Abbie
Da' Dip
(1 play) | (0 fans)

This music video rules https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZPQdZLyHYE