KEXP Presents Music That Matters: Episodes

Jaunt along with Morning Show host John Richards on his latest musical exploration. Recorded in a booth that was about 100 degrees and on a day when he was wacked out with illness, this week's podcast is both international and electronic, tropical and twisted, and possibly bubonic to boot.

1. Big Spider's ...
June is National LGBT Pride Month, and DJ El Toro invites you to celebrate with the 3rd annual Big Gay Podcast. You want to talk about diversity? Here's 75 minutes of fresh sounds by queer performers, ranging from conscious Seattle hip-hop and wig-flippin' garage rock to 8-bit electronica and neoclassical ...
These are beautiful things: Puppies, sunsets, life, and DJ Kevin Cole's latest podcast, which features new music from Woods, Vetiver, Joseph Arthur, and more!
1. Vetiver - Wonder Why
2. The Ladybug Transistor - Fallen and Falling
3. Woods - Any Other Day
4. The Devil Whale - Magic Numbers
5. The ...
DJ Alex is back with a hot batch of fresh, underground, cutting-edge beats for your listening pleasure! Whether it's next-level hip-hop, party-starting house jams, heart-tugging dubstep tunes, or cosmic synth-pop anthems, this expansive podcast is bound to get you moving and grooving. Turn up the volume, ...
In this latest podcast, John Richards plays all music with little interruption. Hear some of John’s recent favorites as heard on the Morning Show, including the latest from Washed Out, John Maus, up and comer EMA, and much more.

1. Washed Out - Eyes Be Closed
2. Echo Tongues - Aniborne
3. Dag för ...
You won't know which door is which after checking out Kevin Cole's latest mix featuring new Ravenna Woods, Marissa Nadler, David Bazan, and Bill Callahan.

1. Ravenna Woods - Headless Men
2. Howe Gelb & A Band Of Gypsies - Uneven Light Of Day
3. David Kilgour & The Heavy Eights - Diamond Mine
4. ...
In celebration of KEXP's new Latin music show "El Sonido," DJ Chilly once again curates an all Latin mixtape podcast, featuring lots of dance tracks with some hip-hop, reggae, indie-folk, dream pop and classic cumbia mixed in for good measure.

1. Mexican Institute of Sound - Carnaval
2. Quantic & ...
The happy songs on this latest podcast, presented by Cheryl Waters, range from dreamy to jaunty to driving, and they'll make you wanna tilt your face towards the sun, throw your hands in the sky and sing, and maybe dance a little too. Enjoy new songs from Handsome Furs, Black Lips, The Antlers and more.

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All good things come to those who wait. If good things mean talking. Welcome to your spring/summer podcast jam with no interruptions presented by the Morning Show's John Richards.

1. Blue Sky Black Death - Our Hearts Of Ruin
2. New Division - Bucharest
3. Rainbow Arabia - Without You (alternative ...
DJ Alex’s sonic odyssey to discover the freshest in electronic and hip-hop beats has led him from his own backyard of Seattle to exotic locations all over the world, including layovers in California, Toronto, the UK, and even Russia! From bombarding to blissful, his latest podcast will be right at ...
DJ Kevin Cole keeps it short, sweet and rockin' with new music from The Cute Lepers, Beach Fossils, My Goodness and more!

1. Charles Leo Gebhardt IV - Teach My Heart
2. The Cute Lepers - Noisy Song
3. Beach Fossils - What A Pleasure
4. Craft Spells - Party Talk
5. Crystal Stilts - Shake the Shackles
6. ...
Great music can get you through so much. Good days, dark days and the roller-coaster of day in between. Thank you to all the hard-working musicians who brighten our days and get us through the tougher ones. Cheryl Waters presents a sampling of those wonderful artists and their music, including lots of ...
The moodiest of the moody is collected here in the latest podcast by Morning Show host John Richards. From classical to folk, from dark Twin Peaks inspired spooky to the local musicians who brave the dark elements recording songs, this one should be listened to before summer finally takes over.

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DJ Tim plays some of his favorite tunes of thus year with a heavy focus on our great Pacific Northwest scene and some awesome National stuff too. If this is a preview of what's to come in music in 2011, then it's gonna a be pretty amazing year!

1. Loch Lomond - Blue Lead Fences
2. The Curious Mystery ...
DJ Kevin Cole slam dunks his current faves on yo' ass with new music from Low, Eleventh Dream Day, Middle Brother, Capsula and many others.

1. Acrylics - Molly's Vertigo
2. BOAT - Forever In Armitron
3. Middle Brother - Someday
4. Campfire OK - Hard Times
5. Brown Recluse - Impressions of a City Morning
6. ...
Did springing ahead leave you feeling discombobulated? Find your footing with Cheryl Waters' latest podcast, featuring a grounding mix of atmospheric and rocking tunes from the likes of The Joy Formidable, The Lonely Forest, Okkervil River, The Mountain Goats, and Paper Cuts.

1. The Joy Formidable - ...
John Richards presents an abbreviated version of the Morning Show that starts chill and ends with distortion and feedback, making it the perfect soundtrack to anything 53 minutes long.

1. Washed Out - Feel It All Over
2. Teeel - Dark Passenger
3. Com Truise - Sundriped
4. USF - Branss
5. Ancient Astronauts ...
Here's the latest in DJ Shani Thunder's ongoing quest to find ear-tickling musical delights to share. Enjoy an hour of primal beats, sexy post-punk, lo-fi Elvis, sludgy psych, Danish electro-pop, spooky vocals, ambient heartbreak, and whatever other noise-scapes you want! Well, that's not true, you ...
One is the loneliest number, which is why Kevin Cole included eleven of today's hottest jams in this rockin' edition of KEXP's MTM podcast. Featuring songs from Macklemore, Bright Eyes, Drive By Truckers, and the Sea and Cake.

1. Yuck - The Wall
2. Lifeguards - Paradise Is Not So Bad
3. The Dirtbombs ...
Cheryl Waters presents some sunny music to perk you up and hold you over till the sunshine comes, featuring new songs by The Twilight Singers, Wire, DeVotchKa, Joshua Morrison and more!

1. J. Tillman - Diamondback
2. Joshua Morrison - Kill Devil Hills
3. Sharon Van Etten - One Day
4. The Twilight ...
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