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Listen to one-of-a-kind in-studio performances recorded live at KEXP. Recent guests include:

Flesh World - 6/27/2015
San Francisco-based fuzz-punk group Flesh World perform songs from their awesomely dark, goth-tinged new record, "The Wild Animals In My Life" live on Sonic Reducer with Mr. West.

Eyelids - 6/27/2015
Portland-based psych-pop group Eyelids perform a super-tight set of songs from their new record "854" live on Audioasis with Sean Nelson.

Shana Cleveland & The Sandcastles - 6/26/2015
Acoustic post-folk group Shana Cleveland & The Sandcastles stop by the studio to perform songs from their wonderful new record "Oh Man, Cover the Ground" live on The Midday Show with Cheryl Waters.

Jacco Gardner - 6/25/2015
Horn, Netherlands-based neo-psych, baroque pop singer Jacco Gardner and his band perform songs from his new record "Hypnophobia," live on The Midday Show with Cheryl Waters.

Talk In Tongues - 6/23/2015
Los Angeles based indie-psychedelic group Talk In Tongues perform songs from their superb new record "Alone With A Friend" Live on KEXP from The Cutting Room Studios in NYC.

Molina y Los Cósmicos - 6/22/2015
Castillos, Uruguay based indie-folk group Molina Y Los Cosmicos perform songs from their magnificent record "El Desencanto" live on KEXP’s El Sonido.

Jackson Boone - 6/20/2015
Portland based psych-folk singer-songwriter Jackson Boone delivers a fantastic performance from his cosmic new record "Natural Changes" live from the KEXP studio on Audioasis with Sharlese Metcalf.

Houndmouth - 6/20/2015
Indie-Americana group Houndmouth perform songs from their super-great new record "Little Neon Limelight" live on KEXP.

Dust Moth - 6/20/2015
Seattle based post-hardcore, heavy gaze supergroup Dust Moth features members from bands Eighteen Individual Eyes, These Arms Are Snakes, Shift, Undertow and Sparkmarker. Check out their live performance on KEXP’s Audioasis with DJ El Torro, it RIPS!!!

PINS - 6/19/2015
Manchester indie-garage group PINS perform songs from their scorching new record "Wild Nights" live in the KEXP studio on The Morning Show with John Richards.

Algiers - 6/19/2015
Atlanta, Georgia based post-worldbeat, gospel punk group ALGIERS drops into the studio and performs a mind-blowing set of songs from their self-titled debut record live in the KEXP studio on The Midday Show with Cheryl Waters.

Mates Of State - 6/18/2015
Married Couple/indie-pop duo Mates Of States perform songs from their new EP, "You’re Going To Make It" live on KEXP from The Cutting Room Studios in New York City.

DMA's - 6/18/2015
Sydney, Australian group DMA’s deliver an outstanding performance featuring from their self-titled debut EP live on KEXP’s The Middday Show with Cheryl Waters.

Colleen - 6/17/2015
French electronic acoustic multi-instrumentalist Colleen, aka Cecile Schott, stops by the studio and performs a fully dynamic set of songs from her new record ‘Captain of None’ live on KEXP’s The Variety Mix with DJ El Torro.

Purity Ring - 6/16/2015
Edmonton, Canada based electronic future-pop duo Purity Ring stop by the KEXP studios and perform songs from their new record, "Another Eternity" live on The Midday Show with Cheryl Waters.

Until The Ribbon Breaks - 6/16/2015
British, avant-garde hip-hop group Until The Ribbon Breaks perform songs from their cinematic new record "A Lesson Unlearnt" live in the KEXP studio on The Morning Show with John Richards.

Rhett Miller - 6/15/2015
Rhett Miller, frontman of Old 97’s, performs songs his new record "The Traveler" live from the Ballard Pizza Company for a special KEXP New Home benefit concert.

Heavenly States, The - 6/13/2015
Oakland based indie-rockers The Heavenly States drop into the KEXP studios and perform songs from their new super-rad record ‘HISS’ live on KEXP.

Led to Sea - 6/13/2015
Seattle based experimental chamber-pop ensemble Led to Sea perform songs from their haunting new record ‘The Beautiful Humming of Ms. Fortune’ live on KEXP’s Audioasis with Sean Nelson.

Surfer Blood - 6/11/2015
Alt-indie rockers Surfer Blood coast into the studio and perform a set of sunny melodies from their fresh new record ‘1000 Palms’ live on KEXP’s The Midday Show with Cheryl Waters.

No Joy - 6/10/2015
Ryley Walker - 6/8/2015
Zebra Hunt - 6/6/2015
Drenge - 6/4/2015
Joseph Arthur - 6/2/2015
Palma Violets - 6/1/2015
Dø, The - 5/31/2015
Broken Water - 5/30/2015
BrainDrain - 5/30/2015
Miami Horror - 5/29/2015
Hop Along - 5/29/2015
Telekinesis - 5/29/2015
Speedy Ortiz - 5/27/2015
Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate - 5/26/2015
Sick Sad World - 5/23/2015
Vaadat Charigim - 5/20/2015
Elvis Perkins - 5/20/2015
Helio Sequence, The - 5/19/2015
TORRES - 5/18/2015
Versing - 5/16/2015
Other Lives - 5/12/2015
Tal National - 5/12/2015
Las Robertas - 5/11/2015
Matt Pond PA - 5/10/2015
Unknown Mortal Orchestra - 5/9/2015
Skates! - 5/9/2015
Dan Deacon - 5/8/2015
Brandi Carlile - 5/7/2015
East India Youth - 5/5/2015

VIP Club Concert Series:

Donors to KEXP receive great thank you gifts. Donors who support KEXP with a gift of $500-999 receive invitations to four VIP Club Concerts. Donors who support KEXP with a gift of $1,000 or more receive invitations to eight VIP Club Concerts. Recent performances include:

Okkervil River - 6/20/2011
The Wedding Present - 9/25/2008
Okkervil River - 9/17/2008
DeVotchKa - 5/3/2008
Sons and Daughters - 4/29/2008
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings - 12/11/2007
Stars - 11/16/2007
Peter Bjorn and John - 5/13/2007
Dean And Britta - 4/11/2007
Sebadoh - 3/4/2007
My Morning Jacket - 1/8/2007
Hidden Cameras - 12/2/2006
Robyn Hitchcock - 11/28/2006
Joseph Arthur - 10/12/2006
Billy Bragg - 10/2/2006
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - 3/19/2006
Nada Surf - 2/26/2006
Rosebuds, The - 11/13/2005
Iron & Wine with Calexico - 10/22/2005
New Pornographers, The - 8/23/2005
Bob Mould - 8/1/2005
Sufjan Stevens - 7/23/2005
Aqualung - 6/2/2005
Low - 3/24/2005
Kings of Convenience - 3/13/2005
Interpol - 2/11/2005
Citizen Cope - 11/11/2004
Michael Franti & Spearhead - 10/29/2004
Concretes, The - 10/17/2004

Special Performances:

KEXP Live from Sasquatch 2011
KEXP Live from Chicago 2008
KEXP Live from NYC October 2007
KEXP Live from NYC November 2006
KEXP Live from Chicago 2006
KEXP Live from NYC May 2006
KEXP Live from NYC September 2005
KEXP Live from NYC April 2005
KEXP Live from NYC October 2004
KEXP Live from NYC June 2004
KEXP Yule Benefit
KEXP Live From NYC
WOMAD 2001
Capitol Hill Block Party 2001
Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Rockabilly Ball 2001
The Morning Show Live from NYC

KEXP and Seattle Channel are now offering full-length videos of these VIP Club Concert Series performances (*Real player required).

Joseph Arthur
Billy Bragg
Jose Gonzalez
The Black Angels

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