Passion Pit drew one of the biggest crowds all weekend at the TuneIn Stage, but they also performed in front of a much smaller audience for this intimate Music Lounge session.
KEXP’s Music That Matters Podcast #319 is an all-Bumbershoot edition. Take a listen and discover (and revisit) plenty of great Bumbershoot acts in advance of next week’s festival.Played 69 times.
Bryan John Appleby performs “Honey Jars” live from the KEXP parking lot during “Bike To Work Day 2012.” Recorded 5/18/2012
If you like this Throwback Thursday gem (and how can you not?) then don’t miss JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound and Lee Fields & The Expressions at Bumbershoot 2012.
Charles Bradley performs “Why Is It So Hard” live on KEXP from the Bumbershoot Music Lounge. Recorded 9/5/2011.
Photos from this session at the KEXP Blog.
JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound - “Want More” (Live on KEXP)
Want more from these Chicago soul purveyors? Visit the KEXP blog, where you can watch three more videos including the band’s uptempo cover of Wilco’s Yankee Hotel Foxtrot classic “I Am Trying to Break Your Heart.” And don’t miss their Bumbershoot performance, which is sure to be a show-stopper.
Pickwick “Hacienda Motel”
Live in the Bumbershoot Music Lounge
Whalebones will be throwing down their signature blues-country-psychedelic-rock live on KEXP. Tune in tomorrow and hear their sonic goodness. Then double check to make sure you’ve got your Bumbershoot tickets to see them live! Discover more Bumbershoot artist by checking out KEXP DJ Kevin Cole’s Bumbershoot preview podcast!
KEXP’s Music That Matters, Vol. 265 - Bumbershoot 2011 Preview
DJ Kevin Cole previews some of the many highlights from this year’s Bumbershoot: Seattle’s Music & Arts Festival including rare live performances from Kristin Hersh, Fitz and The Tantrums, and Sharon Van Etten.
1. Vetiver - Wonder Why
2. Ravenna Woods - Headless Men
3. The Kills - Heart Is A Beating Drum
4. My Goodness - Blackout Baby
5. Fitz and The Tantrums - Breaking The Chains Of Love (from Live at KEXP Volume 7)
6. Dennis Coffey - 7th Galaxy
7. Charles Bradley - The World (Is Going Up In Flames)
8. Shabazz Palaces - Swerve… The Reeping Of All That Is…
9. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis - My Oh My
10. Mad Rad - The Youth Die Young
11. Kristin Hersh - Rat Girl (excerpt) + Gazebo Tree (Live at KEXP)
12. Sharon Van Etten - One Day (from Live at KEXP Volume 7)
13. Vusi Mahlasela - Nakupenda Africa (featuring Angelique Kidjo)
14. Little Dragon - Ritual Union
15. School Of Seven Bells - Windstorm
16. Thee Oh Sees - Pleasure Blimps
17. Craft Spells - Party Talk
My Goodness brewed up some bluesy rock ‘n’ roll in the KEXP’s Bean Room session this past weekend. Check out this video from their in-studio earlier this year and don’t miss this Seattle duo’s face melting rock at Bumbershoot 2011!