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Iceland Airwaves

KEXP Live at Iceland Airwaves 2018, Day 3: Aurora

The Norwegian songwriter brings a brilliant blend of electronic-pop music and art-rock to the KEX Hostel in Iceland.


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Iceland Airwaves

KEXP Live at Iceland Airwaves 2018, Day 3: Flamingods

Our first non-Icelandic act of the festival at KEX hostel gives us a world tour or sounds and heavy doses of psychedlia.


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Iceland Airwaves

KEXP Live at Iceland Airwaves 2018, Day 3: Júníus Meyvant

For his fourth performance at our KEX Hostel broadcast, Meyvant kicks off the day with a rousing set of soulful folk tunes.


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Iceland Airwaves

KEXP Live at Iceland Airwaves 2018, Day 2: Skátar

The notoriously undefinable Icelandic DIY act tears up the stage as we wrap up day two at the KEX Hostel.


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Iceland Airwaves

KEXP Live at Iceland Airwaves 2018, Day 2: Bagdad Brothers

The newest act on our lineup performs a dreamy set of indie-pop from the KEX Hostel in Reykjavik.


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Iceland Airwaves

KEXP Live at Iceland Airwaves 2018, Day 2: Hugar

Icelandic duo whose worked with the likes of Sigur Rós and Björk brings their stunning composition to KEX Hostel.


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Iceland Airwaves

KEXP Live at Iceland Airwaves 2018, Day 2: Ólafur Arnalds

Our second day at KEX Hostel starts off blissfully with the renowned Icelandic composer.


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Iceland Airwaves

KEXP Live at Iceland Airwaves 2018, Day 1: Bára Gísladóttir & Skúli Sverrisson

Our second performance of the day here at the KEX Hostel in Reykjavik, Iceland was yet another thrilling debut of a collaboration between two renowned Icelandic composers.


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Iceland Airwaves

KEXP Live at Iceland Airwaves 2018, Day 1: Les Aventures de President Bongo (President Bongo & Óttar Sæmundsen)

KEXP kicks off our Iceland Airwaves broadcast with a debut of new music from former GusGus member Stephan Stephensen and Icelandic composer Óttar Sæmundsen.


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Interviews Sasquatch

Scott Devendorf of The National on Sleep Well Beast, LZNDRF, and Winning A Grammy

The bassist discusses everything from the group’s unique approach to collaboration, their mutual love for graphic design and video, his side-project LZNDRF, and a bit of what it was like to be animated for Bob’s Burgers


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Festivals

Riot Fest Day 2: Legends and Crowd Surfing Really Do Mix

KEXP volunteer Morgen Schuler reports back from the Riot Fest Music Festival in Chicago, IL. Check out photos and reports from Day Two of the fest with Gary Numan, Elvis Costello, Jerry Lee Lewis, and more.


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Festivals

Riot Fest Day 1: A Breath of Humid, Hot, Fresh Air

KEXP volunteer Morgen Schuler reports back from the Riot Fest Music Festival in Chicago, IL. Check out photos and reports from Day One of the fest with Digable Planets, Speedy Ortiz, Cyrpress Hill, and more!


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