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Kero Kero Bonito Talks Traversing Time 'n Place

The band talks timelines and growing up on their latest album, which sees a vinyl release on January 11.


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Behind the Wheel: Seattle-based producer Jake One on the 10th Anniversary of His Debut White Van Music

Ten years ago, Jake One released his acclaimed solo album, White Van Music; KEXP chats with the Seattle-based producer to celebrate the anniversary of the album.


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Gabriel Teodros Talks to Hip-Hop Artist Mick Jenkins on the Pieces of Pieces of a Man

Citing Pieces of a Man as one of his favorite albums of the year, KEXP DJ Gabriel Teodros chats with Chicago-based rapper Mick Jenkins, who plays this Sunday, January 6th at Neumos.


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My Phoenix Will Rise: David Bazan Goes Back to the Start with Pedro The Lion’s First Album in 15 Years

The Seattle band returns with a new album examining childhood loneliness and the weight carried around from the lead singer's former hometown.


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Josiah Johnson Talks Sobriety, Hiatus from The Head and the Heart, and New Solo Material

The former The Head and the Heart member performs solo on Dec. 27 at Hotel Albatross in Seattle.


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George Clinton Reflects on Impending Retirement, His Longtime Career, and Just Saying "Funk It"

Funkmaster extraordinaire George Clinton stops by Seattle on Tuesday and Wednesday with Parliament Funkadelic.


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Thom Yorke on the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Suspiria

In this special interview, Thom Yorke talks about the composition and craft for the soundtrack to the film Suspiria.


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RJD2 on the Math Equation of Music Composition, Early Days, and "Wylin Out"

KEXP chats with legendary producer RJD2, who will perform in Seattle on Saturday, December 15th at the Nectar Lounge.


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The In-Between Moments: Photographer David Black Talks Curating “Light In The Attic Records: A Visual Archive”

The renowned photographer discusses the moments behind photos of Townes Van Zandt, Betty Davis, The Sonics, and more.


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Benjamin Clementine on Immigration, Artist Sustainability, and Pushing Boundaries with Music

Benjamin Clementine talks to KEXP about immigration, artist sustainability, the audience’s relationship to the performer, how music pushes boundaries, and many other eye-opening topics.


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Vancouver-Based Artist Precipitation Discusses 2018 Highlight Earth / Sky

Vancouver musician Precipitation (Zefan Sramek) discusses his 2018 release Earth / Sky with KEXP.


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2018 Countdown Interviews

2018 Top Ten List Spotlight: Owen Murphy (+ Interview w/ the Band at #1: Chatham Rise)

KEXP's Morning Show Producer Owen Murphy shares his Top Albums of 2018, and an interview with the band at #1, Chatham Rise.


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