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2020 Top Ten List Spotlight: Cheryl Waters

Cheryl Waters shares her Top Ten Albums of 2020 and then some! Check out her lists and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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KEXP Staff, Volunteers & Interns Top 10 Albums of 2020

We’re turning the mic over to our behind the scenes staff, volunteers, and interns who help keep the station running.


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2020 Top Albums List Spotlight: DJ Sharlese

DJ Sharlese shares her Top Ten Albums of 2020; check out her list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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2020 Top Ten List Spotlight: Larry Mizell Jr.

Larry Mizell Jr shares his Top Ten Albums of 2020; check out his list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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2020 Top Ten List Spotlight: Lisa LeClair

Lisa LeClair shares her Top Ten Albums of 2020; check out her list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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2020 Top Ten List Spotlight: John Gilbreath

John Gilbreath shares his Top Ten Albums of 2020; check out his list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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2020 Top Ten List Spotlight: Dr. West

Dr. West shares his Top Ten Albums of 2020; check out his list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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2020 Top Ten List Spotlight: Mike Ramos

Mike Ramos shares his Top Ten Albums of 2020; check out his list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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2020 Top Ten List Spotlight: Kid Hops

Kid Hops shares his Top Ten Albums of 2020; check out his list and more DJ picks for best releases of the year.


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From the Archives:

Top 8 Most Read Articles in 2020

Maybe you missed them the first time around, or maybe they were so good you just want to read them again: below, we've compiled KEXP's Top 8 Most Read Articles in 2020. Revisit some articles, interviews, and more from the KEXP Archives below, and stay tuned for more great content in 2021:

A powerful piece from Associate Digital Content Producer Martin Douglas.

DJ/writer Albina Cabrera checks in with the Chilean singer-songwriter.

Jasmine Albertson talks to the former Thee Oh Sees member about her debut solo album.

Dusty Henry talks to the Belgian garage rockers during Iceland Airwaves.

Columns

Jasmine Albertson talks to Death Cab For Cutie, Phantom Planet, and more.

Janice Headley talks to local independent record stores about ways we can support them during the current stay-at-home order.

Features

Martin Douglas tells the story of how three rock ‘n roll bands from Japan became influential American touchstones.

Interviews

Watch the Icelandic band's performance from Kex Hostel Iceland Airwaves 2019 and read an exclusive interview.

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Sub Pop 30th Anniversary Count-Up

In 2018, KEXP celebrated the 30th anniversary of local record label Sub Pop with a four-month retrospective, "counting up" every catalog number in their vast discography of over 1,200 releases. Dig into the archives of our catalog coverage, featuring in-depth coverage on the history of their releases.


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