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KEXP Celebrates World Refugee Day

KEXP celebrates World Refugee Day, a day to honor the courage and resilience of refugees.


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Interviews Local Artist Spotlight Upstream Music Fest + Summit Local Music

Local Artist Spotlight: Sashay

Catch hardcore punks Sashay at our GAYEXP event in the KEXP Gathering Space on June 23 with Guayaba, SassyBlack, and more. Tickets available now.


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Interviews Local Artist Spotlight Upstream Music Fest + Summit Local Music

Local Artist Spotlight: Sashay

Catch hardcore punks Sashay at our GAYEXP event in the KEXP Gathering Space on June 23 with Guayaba, SassyBlack, and more. Tickets available now.


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Features

Juneteenth: Meet Saturday's Special Guests

This Saturday, June 16th, KEXP observes Juneteenth — the holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States — with a full day of music that celebrates freedom, achievement, education, and building bridges. Learn more about tomorrow's special guests.


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Video Roundup

Come to Daddy: A KEXP Father's Day Video Roundup

That creepy Aphex Twin song isn't exactly titled "Come to Mommy," now is it? Exactly. KEXP shares our Fathers Day Video Roundup.


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Interviews Local Music

Fewer Broken Pieces: David Bazan Discusses the Return of Pedro The Lion and Plots for the Future

David Bazan discusses taking up his old moniker once again, the next five Pedro albums, and utilizing his platform to bring attention to white male privilege and abuse against women.


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Interviews

Matt Sullivan of Light in the Attic Records Shines a Light on Releases, New and Old

Since 2002, Seattle's Light in the Attic Records have been reissuing unknown, under-appreciated, and utterly fantastic music. KEXP chats with founder Matt Sullivan about the label's releases, past and present.


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Interviews

Daniel Ash & Kevin Haskins Look at the Past As They Head Into the Future As Poptone

From the ashes of Bauhaus, Love and Rockets, and Tones on Tail comes Poptone, a new project from Daniel Ash, Kevin Haskins and Diva Dompé (Haskins' daughter).


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Interviews

Dr. Dog Embark on Their Latest Chapter with Critical Equation

Critical Equation walks the line between herky-jerky rock ‘n’ roll and sweet, smooth harmonies. Scott McMicken of Dr. Dog talks to KEXP about the latest chapter of the band.


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Interviews SIFF

Interview with Julia Nash, Director of Industrial Accident and Owner of Wax Trax! Records

Interview with Julia Nash, owner of Wax Trax! and director of 2018's Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records.


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Interviews

Nada Surf’s Matthew Caws Breaks Down Every Song on Let Go

From the magic of the New York subway to rock discos in Munich, the Nada Surf lead singer tells the story of each track on the band's third album.


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