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New Music Reviews (1/11)

Each week, KEXP’s Music Director Don Yates (joined this week by KEXP DJ Abbie Gobeli) shares brief insights on new and upcoming releases. See what's coming up this week below, including reviews for new releases from Pedro The Lion, Lost Under Heaven, and more.


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Throwaway Style Local Music Album Reviews

Throwaway Style: On Porter Ray and How to Respond to Trauma and Setbacks with Grace

Martin Douglas explores the Sub Pop-issued full-lengths of the gifted Central District wordsmith.


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Album Reviews

New Music Reviews (1/7)

Each week, KEXP’s Music Director Don Yates (this week by KEXP DJ Alex Ruder) shares brief insights on new and upcoming releases. Check out reviews for new releases from from angelic milk, jk, Televangel, and more.


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Album Reviews

Album Review: Bad Bunny - X 100PRE

KEXP'S DJ Miss Ashely shares her thoughts on the latest from Puerto Rican rapper Bad Bunny


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2018 Countdown Reviews

Breaking Down the Best Pacific Northwest Albums of 2018

KEXP's writers break down the local albums they loved in 2018, from Alien Boy and AJ Suede to Whitney Ballen and Wimps.


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Live Reviews

Live Review: Meklit at Columbia City Theater (11/29)

Meklit and Diana Gameros bring a powerful night of music to Seattle and Wo Pop DJ Assistant Emily Slider was on the scene.


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Live Reviews

Live Review: Bon Iver and TU Dance at The Paramount 12/5

Two of KEXP's writers go back and forth on the latest multimedia art project conceived by Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and the TU Dance collective.


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Album Reviews

New Music Reviews (12/7)

Each week, KEXP’s Music Director Don Yates (joined this week by KEXP DJs Alex Ruder and Abbie Gobeli) shares brief insights on new and upcoming releases. Check out reviews for new releases from Jeff Tweedy, Rosalía, Black Thought & Salaam Remi, and more.


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Throwaway Style Local Music KEXP Premiere Album Reviews

Throwaway Style: AJ Suede Returns to the Dark Side on Darth Sueder II: Goth Marciano (KEXP Premiere)

For the installment of his growing and immersive Darth Sueder series, the Seattle transplant leans into the hermetic, spiritual, and compassionate sides of himself.


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Album Reviews

New Music Reviews (11/30)

Each week, KEXP’s Music Director Don Yates shares brief insights on new and upcoming releases. Check out reviews for new releases from J.I.DMarianne Faithfull, Art Brut, and more.


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Throwaway Style Local Music Album Reviews

Throwaway Style: Sloucher Turns Up the Volume on Be True

The Seattle band's debut album explores the strain of depression and deteriorating relationships (mostly) from behind a wall of sound. Martin Douglas investigates.


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Album Reviews

New Music Reviews (11/23)

Each week, KEXP’s Music Director Don Yates shares brief insights on new and upcoming releases (joined this week by DJ Alex Ruder). Check out reviews for new releases from Crooked Mannostrum grocers, Molly Nilsson , and more.


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