Sub Pop 30th Anniversary Count-Up

KEXP is celebrating the 30th anniversary of local record label Sub Pop with a four-month retrospective, "counting up" every catalog number in their vast discography of over 1,200 release. The tribute will wrap up in time for Sub Pop’s 30th anniversary concert at Alki Beach in West Seattle this August. Check out KEXP's running catalog coverage, updated every day to reflect what's being played on air, and see what's been played recently below.



Local Artist Spotlighst: Upstream Music Fest

KEXP is proud to partner with the Upstream Music Fest + Summit, Friday, June 1st through Sunday, June 3rd in Seattle’s Pioneer Square neighborhood. KEXP will be broadcasting live and streaming live video from Little London Plane, featuring performances each day from a variety of Upstream artists. Learn more about the artists playing below, and click here to see our on-site schedule for the weekend.


Superchunk // February 27, 2018
Kung Foo Grip // March 9, 2018
Brandi Carlile // March 27, 2018
Hibou // March 7, 2018
Lee Ann Womack // March 2, 2018
Bully // February 28, 2018

KEXP Exclusive Interviews

Plus an exclusive premiere of 2: Photos of Bread.

Reflections on the 25th Anniversary of Souvlaki

Bassist Andy Parypa reminisces on the legendary Tacoma band's early years.

Pearl Jam bassists dissects his new solo album, Heaven/Hell.

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SIFF Face the Music 2018 Preview: Matangi / Maya / M.I.A.

Kinetic collage on noted musician M.I.A. screens as part of 2018's SIFF Face the Music Series.

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Daily Roundups

Tuesday Music News

Phoenix shares a new video and new music from Mutual Benefit, Tyler, the Creator, and Jenn Champion.

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KEXP and the University of Washington
KEXP and the University of Washington

Upcoming Events

New Weekend Schedule

Trying to find your favorite shows? KEXP has changed up the schedule! In late April, we said good-bye to Shake the Shack, the long-running Rockabilly show. On Friday, May 4th, we debuted Friday Night with Michele Myers, every Friday night from 6-9 PM, with Street Sounds, KEXP’s long-running hip-hop program, airing Fridays 9-1 AM. A new program, tentatively titled Sunday Soul, airs on Sundays from 6-9 PM, hosted by OCnotes. See the complete 24/7 schedule here, and learn more about these changes below.

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