KEXP, Seattle: Earbender Playlist of the Week #24

KEXP play list for the week of May 29-June 4 Top 90:

1. Grizzly Bear – Veckatimest (Warp) 2. Yeah Yeah Yeahs – It’s Blitz! (Interscope) 3. Phoenix – Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix (Glassnote) 4. Fresh Espresso – Glamour (Out For Stardom) 5. Passion Pit – Manners (Columbia) 6. The Horrors – Primary Colours (XL) 7. […]

Kurt D. Cobain – 15 Years Gone

It’s hard to believe it but 15 years ago today, Seattle and the friends and family of Kurt Cobain commemorated him in a huge public gathering and a secret, private memorial service. I happened to have been at the private service, as I knew Kurt Cobain and worked with Nirvana at DGC Records a year […]

Not Lost in My Inbox: Voyager One

A few days ago I received an email from Loveless Records, a Seattle-based indie, promoting its latest releases. A photo lower in the message caught my eye — it looked like one of their bands was performing with LASERS, something that doesn’t happen very often these days. They are a remnant from the 70s, probably […]