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Upstream 2018: Hot Snakes at Upstream Music Festival (6/2)

Hot Snakes blast the KEXP Stage at Little London Plane at Upstream Music Festival 2018.


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Upstream 2018: TacocaT at Little London Plane (6/2)

TacocaT kicks off Day 2 of KEXP's Little London Plane Broadcast at the 2018 Upstream Music Festival & Summit.


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Upstream Music Fest + Summit 2018 Day 1: In Photos

Featuring sets from Miguel, Zola Jesus, Little Dragon, Colleen Green, Sol, and more.


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Upstream 2018: Zola Jesus at Little London Plane (6/1)

Zola Jesus plays at Day 1 of Upstream Music Festival & Summit at Little London Plane.


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Upstream 2018: Little Dragon at Little London Plane (6/1)

Little Dragon play KEXP's Live Broadcast at Little London Plane, as part of Upstream Music Festival & Summit 2018


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Upstream Music Fest + Summit Live Reviews

Upstream 2018: Maps & Atlases at Little London Plane (6/1)

The Barsuk band marks the release of their latest album Lightlessness Is Nothing New with a live performance during KEXP's live broadcast from Upstream Music Fest + Summit at Little London Plane.


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Throwaway Style Upstream Music Fest + Summit Local Music

Throwaway Style: A Short List of Strongly Recommended Local Acts Playing Upstream Music Fest + Summit 2018

After months of anticipation, Upstream Music Fest + Summit starts tomorrow, June 1st. If you're looking for some great local music to check out during the festival's three days, Martin Douglas has you covered.


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Upstream Music Fest Announces First Round of 2018 Summit Speakers

Including break out sessions featuring Odesza, Sub Pop, Sango, Sassyblack, and more!


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Interviews Upstream Music Fest + Summit Local Music

KEXP Exclusive Interview: Krist Novoselić Climbs Again with Giants in the Trees

He rose to fame with Nirvana, but now famed bassist Krist Novoselić is on top with his new project Giants in the Trees. KEXP talks to the larger-than-life legend about the new project.


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Interviews Local Artist Spotlight Upstream Music Fest + Summit

Local Artist Spotlight: Kyle Craft

Kyle Craft’s singular brand of bordello glam-rock is coming to Upstream Music Fest. For the first of our Local Artist Spotlights leading up to the festival, we speak to the Portland singer/songwriter about his approach to his craft of writing and recording.


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Upstream Music Fest + Summit Local Music Music News

Upstream Music Fest + Summit Announces Its Full 2018 Lineup!

Upstream Music Fest + Summit is back, and this year's full lineup is an embarrassment of riches.


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Upstream Music Fest + Summit Announces More Headliners, Including Miguel, Little Dragon, and more

More Upstream act announced in addition to previously revealed acts The Flaming Lips, Zola Jesus, and Cut Copy.


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