Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Jun 19th


Juneteenth on KEXP

Wednesday, June 19th, KEXP will observe Juneteenth — the holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States — with music that celebrates freedom, achievement, education, and building bridges. Tune in from 9:00 PM to 1:00 AM that night for a very special show from our own DJ Riz. 

“Juneteenth isn’t just a commemoration of a specific injustice in our history, but a celebration of coming to terms with and making right of that injustice, a celebration of freedom from within our borders, and a continuation of building bridges and stirring the great pot that makes this country ...

Thursday, 20 June 2019

Jun 20th


World Refugee Day on KEXP

June 20 is World Refugee Day, an international observance dedicated to raising awareness of the world’s refugee situation and to support millions of families all over the world who have lost their homes and families because of violence or war. The day also provides opportunities within local communities to help refugees worldwide.

KEXP is taking this opportunity to celebrate refugees, and the rich contributions they make to our community and our world. Every hour, we will play music from an artist who is a refugee as a show of appreciation and support. 

Tonight in the KEXP Gathering Space, La ...

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