Michelle Zauner's second album as Japanese Breakfast, 2017's Soft Sounds From Another Planet, may have a space-adjacent angle to many of its songs, but it's all a lens to an intimate, personal LP that cuts to the bone. Joining Cheryl Waters in the KEXP Live Room, Zauner, and her band discuss space and personal exploration alongside four Soft Sounds... songs. Recorded 02/15/2018.
1. Diving Woman
2. Road Head
3. The Body Is A Blade
On Destroyer's latest album, ken, Bejar's synth-soaked set of songs is full of side-eyed bewilderment and cutting turns of phrase, all of which is on display...
Joining Stas THEE Boss on Street Sounds, the Seattle group Kung Foo Grip perform four tracks from their Keyboard Kid-produced LP.
Roots musicians Dori Freeman’s voice floats with "a certain purity”, to quote Roadhouse host Greg Vandy, that cuts through the noise and grabs the listener.