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SISTERS' Andrew Vait Finds a Big Sound With New Project Little Wins, Hear "Let Me Into Your Heart"

KEXP chats with Vait about the origin of Little Wins and the themes he's contemplating today.


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Local Music KEXP Premiere

Darto Combats Power Dynamics with Conviction (and Saxophone) on Fundamental Slime (KEXP Premiere)

Following last year's Human Giving, the Seattle band continues to explore thrilling sonic realms and insightful commentaries on their latest EP.


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Fleet Foxes Debut New Short Film for “I Am All That I Need / Arroyo Seco / Thumbprint Scar”

The epic opener to 2017’s Crack-Up gets a beautiful, surrealistic visual accompaniment.


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Throwaway Style Local Music Album Reviews

Throwaway Style: Alien Boy Dwells in the Purgatory of a Broken Relationship on Sleeping Lessons

On their debut full-length, the Portland quartet matches powerful guitars and drums with equally powerful feelings.


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Seattle’s The Berries Disassociates with a Touch of Twang on “Security Blues” (KEXP Premiere)

Big Bite and Happy Diving’s Matt Berry branches out with new solo project The Berries and album Start All Over Again, out Oct. 26 via Help Yourself Records


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Throwaway Style Local Music Live Reviews

Throwaway Style: On Civic Pride and the Sonics Performing in Tacoma

This past Sunday evening, the legendary Tacoma band The Sonics played their first hometown show in six years. Martin Douglas explores their influence from the perspective of his twenty years as a Tacoma resident.


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The True Loves Bring a Joyous Sound with New Song “Kabuki” (KEXP Premiere)

The True Loves return with a b-side to their "The Dapper Derp" 7-inch single, out Sept. 14


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The Dream of the 90's is Alive on Stoner Control's "Foregone Conclusion" (KEXP Premiere)

Ahead of the Aug. 31 release of their new album, 'Alone In the City,' the Portland trio (reservedly) channels the spirits of indie-rock's vanguard.


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Throwaway Style Local Music Album Reviews

Throwaway Style: Whitney Ballen Explores Deep Emotional Wreckage on You're a Shooting Star, I'm a Sinking Ship

The Issaquah-based singer/songwriter's debut full-length is an arresting chronicle of when love goes wrong and exploring all the broken pieces left in the harsh realm of a breakup.


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Seattle’s Sloucher Returns with Contemplative Fury on “Existentialist” (KEXP Premiere)

Two years after their debut album Certainty, the Seattle indie-rock outfit returns with an explosion of brutal energy.


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Cumulus Perseveres Against Self Doubt on “Tough Crowd” (KEXP Premiere)

The Seattle artist's new album, Comfort World, is out Sept. 28 via Trans- Records.


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Throwaway Style Local Music Album Reviews

Throwaway Style: The Grainy Rush of Table Sugar

A playful sense of experimentation is on thrilling display in the Olympia quartet's distinct brand of art-punk. Martin Douglas explores their pair of quick full-length releases.


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