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09/23/2022 08:59 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Personality Disorder
by Suede
(6 plays) | (0 fans)

Suede will be at The Neptune (with Manic Street Preachers) on Saturday, November 5th, 2022. London band Suede's fourth album, "Autofiction," was released last Friday.: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2022/sep/18/suede-autofiction-review-a-back-to-basics-triumph
09/23/2022 08:55 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson
by Courting
(4 plays) | (0 fans)

Liverpool quartet Courting's debut album is out today! This review calls it "a thematically poignant, lyrically sharp and sonically surprising statement piece.": https://diymag.com/2022/09/21/courting-guitar-music-album-review
09/23/2022 08:50 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Remember Me
by The Blueboy
(8 plays) | (0 fans)

“Remember Me” is the 1997 hit from Scottish DJ Alexis “Lex” Blackmore under his stage name “Blue Boy”. The song is built around a 1969 track titled “Woman of the Ghetto” by Marlena Shaw. "Remember me? I'm the one who had your babies," in reference to African-American maids raising white children for little pay, came from a live version, whereas the "ging, gi-gi-gi-gi-ging..." sample repeated throughout the song is the scat portion of the original song's refrain.
09/23/2022 08:46 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson
by Beyonce
(7 plays) | (0 fans)

"Cuff It" features Nile Rodgers on guitar and Raphael Saadiq on drums and bass.
09/23/2022 08:42 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson

"The album’s first and most striking single, ‘Lloyd, I’m Ready To Be Heartbroken’ perfectly encapsulates their charm and endearing romanticism. Named as a response to the last song on Lloyd Cole & The Commotions’ 80s jangle pop masterpiece, Rattlesnakes, it’s an indie nerd’s dream. From the opening of a lone organ, it suddenly bursts into life with a Motown influence that was a new addition to their more expansive sound.": https://bit.ly/3BmIJqy
09/23/2022 08:38 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Cybele's Reverie
by Stereolab
(54 plays) | (0 fans)

Stereolab is playing a sold-out show at The Showbox this Sunday, September 25th. - This 1996 album took its title from Shuji Terayama’s 1971 film Tomato Kecchappu Kôtei: https://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/stereolab-emperor-tomato-ketchup/
09/23/2022 08:30 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson
by Maribou State
(90 plays) | (0 fans)

In 1990s London, rave was king of the night, and Turnmill was the first club to get a 24-hour operation license. The warehouse operation became a must-attend hotspot for fashionable nightcrawlers of the dancing kind. In 2008, Turnmill was closed for good. Its lease had expired and would not be renewed. The warehouse was destroyed and turned into an office building, but its legacy lives on in the hearts of London’s artists and musicians, including Maribou State‘s Chris Davids and Liam Ivory.: https://www.billboard.com/music/music-news/maribou-state-turnmills-club-listen-8453998/
09/23/2022 08:27 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Show Me
by Mint Royale feat. Posdnuos
(34 plays) | (0 fans)

Ahhh...the Friday song. Be sure to vote for your top 10 albums of the last fifty years (We know...we know...it's a formidable task!): https://www.kexp.org/countdowns/50-years-top-albums/
09/23/2022 08:20 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson

This mashup made its first appearance in media on the game DJ Hero.
09/23/2022 08:17 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson

Recognize those bongos? Yes, the main beat is from Incredible Bongo Band's "Last Bongo in Belgium." The piano chord played in the background throughout is from Pink Floyd’s "Time," from the "Dark Side of the Moon" album. It also samples Mountain's "Mississippi Queen."
09/23/2022 08:13 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Without a Trace
by The Black Angels
(16 plays) | (0 fans)

The Black Angels' new album came out last Friday! The Velvet Underground song ‘I’ll Be Your Mirror’ – that’s what every Black Angels album has been about,” says vocalist/bassist Alex Maas. “You can’t work out your struggles unless you bring them to the forefront and think about them. If we can all think about them, maybe we can help save ourselves.”" Go here to purchase the album: https://blackangels.bandcamp.com/album/wilderness-of-mirrors
09/23/2022 08:10 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson
O! Lucky Hand
by Kyle Craft
(24 plays) | (0 fans)

See a live performance by Kyle Craft in the KEXP studio in 2018: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pCmcUis2GHU
09/23/2022 08:06 AM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Tacoma Black Party
by Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio
(16 plays) | (0 fans)

This is just one of the fabulous 19 songs on "Livbe at KEXP, Vol. 10." It's out now and you can buy it here: https://kexp.bandcamp.com/releases 100% of the proceeds will go directly to the artists