Live On KEXP

  1. Howler “Told You Once” (Live)

    Clearly Strokes fans, rockers Howler perform “Told You Once” live on KEXP at Mellow Johnny’s Bike Shop during SXSW 2012.

    March 22, 2012
  2. Washed Out “Eyes Be Closed” (Live)

    Atlanta’s bedroom phenomenon Ernest Greene, aka Washed Out, performed a few tracks from 2011′s Within and Without at the KEXP studios.

    February 18, 2012
  3. Ringo Deathstarr “Chloe” (Live)

    Ringo Deathstarr drop by the KEXP studios for a set of their heavy, fuzzed-out rock.

    January 15, 2012
  4. The War On Drugs “Your Love Is Calling My Name” (Live)

    Philly’s The War On Drugs hits the KEXP studios for a set from 2011′s excellent Slave Ambient.

    January 5, 2012
  5. Austra “Beat And The Pulse” (Live)

    Austra performs one of the tracks that got them all the buzz, live in KEXP’s studio.

    December 26, 2011
  6. WU LYF “Spitting Blood” (Live)

    On of this years buzziest bands, Manchester’s WU LYF hit KEXP’s studios for a live set.

    December 19, 2011
  7. Real Estate “Easy” (Live)

    A live performance of “Easy” from this year’s release, Days, which is making a well deserved appearance on lots of year end lists.

    December 9, 2011
  8. Gus Gus “Arabian Horse” (Live)

    Gus Gus perform the title track to their eighth album live at the KEXP Hostel in Reykjavik during Iceland Airwaves 2011.

    November 4, 2011
  9. Phantogram “When I’m Small” (Live)

    Live from the Bumbershoot Music Festival in Seattle.

    October 25, 2011
  10. The Horrors “I Can See Through You” (Live)

    The Horrors perform a cut off this year’s fantastic Skying for KEXP during MusicFest NW.

    October 4, 2011
  11. Arctic Monkeys “Reckless Serenade”

    Arctic Monkeys frontman Alex Turner stopped by the KEXP studios to play a few of their songs. Very simple, just him and the guitar. His voice sounds amazing.

    October 2, 2011
  12. Crystal Stilts “Sycamore Tree” (Live)

    The Brooklyn band, whose sound recalls a bygone era, perform the first cut from their most recent album, In Love With Oblivion.

    September 7, 2011
  13. Pickwick “Window Sill” (Live)

    I’d never heard of these guys until this morning, but I really like everything I’ve listened to so far. It’s fun, R+B / soul-infused rock from Seattle. Seems they started off as “ambient folk”. This is way better.

    August 5, 2011
  14. Robin Guthrie “Monument” (Live)

    KEXP shows their outrageous coolness by having Robin Guthrie in the studio. Co-founder of Cocteau Twins, he’s also worked with Wolfgang Press, Chapterhouse, Lush and Dif Juz in addition to releasing his own instrumental albums.

    August 2, 2011