KEXP is celebrating our 50th anniversary this year, and we're looking back at the last half-century of music. Each week, KEXP pays homage to a different year. This week, we’re celebrating the year 1985. KEXP's Janice Headley reflects on the recent Kate Bush resurgence, and asks the KEXP community, …
KEXP's Community Engagement Coordinator Wei Wei Xiao brings us an International District Mixtape, curated by seven local Asian American-led organizations in Seattle.
In honor of International Women's Day, KEXP spotlights Rain City Rock Camp, a Seattle-based organization whose mission is to empower girls, women, and gender non-conforming individuals to engage their creative potential through music.
The exhibit Like a Hammer has just opened at the Seattle Art Museum. KEXP talks with the artist Jeffrey Gibson about his influences: music, queer identity, and his worldly travels.
KEXP talks to Wayne Kramer of the MC5 about Jail Guitar Doors, an organization that finds people who work in prisons who are willing to use music as rehabilitation and provide them with musical instruments, mainly guitars.
KEXP talks to Felisa Bryant, Career Bridge Program Manager, and Orlando Ames, Program Manager of Education for their program Level Up, from Urban League Of Metropolitan Seattle.
KEXP speaks with Derek Dizon, Program Manager at API Chaya, an organization whose mission is to empower survivors of gender-based violence and human trafficking to gain safety, connection, and wellness.
KEXP talks to Zoe Brown, Academic Program Manager, and Paris Coulter, alumni, from The Freedom Education Project Puget Sound.
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.