KEXP Releases 'Live At KEXP, Volume Five'
September 2, 2009 at 8:29 AM (PT)
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Alternative KEXP/SEATTLE has released "LIVE AT KEXP, VOLUME FIVE. The 18 tracks on the new station CD were culled from the more than 440 live, exclusive in-studio performances, from hip hop to punk rock in the past year.
The CD series is a major source of funding for KEXP, and all the bands on this compilation have generously donated their performances to support the station. Artists include music legends like NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS, DEVOTCHKA, THE HOLD STEADY, ANDREW BIRD, OF MONTREAL, MGMT, VIVIAN GIRLS, BRAZILIAN artist CURUMIN, and hometown heroes THE MOONDOGGIES, THE WHORE MOANS, WILD ORCHID CHILDREN, and HEY MARSEILLES.
The CD is available for purchase for $15 at KEXP.ORG and at various SEATTLE and PORTLAND retailers, who have donated proceeds of LIVE AT KEXP to the station.
You can listen to tracks on the CD by clicking here.