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Your Afternoon Show host at KEXP 90.3 FM in Seattle and http://t.co/qYhX3Up51T Worldwide!

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Happy birthday to #MichaelGira of Swans! Gira took the moniker 'Swans' as it described the sound he wanted best, sa… https://t.co/kGzzILlb1x"There's never been anyone exactly like you before, and there will never be again. Only you. And people can like yo… https://t.co/y43Ywz75lWComing up on @KEXP, it's your last chance to win tickets to catch Best Coast at the @ShowboxPresents Mar. 4th! The… https://t.co/EuCvt8tJlN"Our mission is to make you dance, and if you're not gonna dance, just stay at home and listen to the oldies statio… https://t.co/wYiefrK5IEBorn #OTD in 1948, it's Tony Iommi, guitarist, composer, and co-founder of heavy metal band Black Sabbath! Ranked N… https://t.co/Ba8TLXAJrO
2/20
2020
Just played a twofer there: @TheEnglishBeat covering @smokeyrobinson; today is both Dave Wakeling (of The Beat) and… https://t.co/WrgJYRSe5jYour chance to win a pair of tickets to see Best Coast at the @ShowboxPresents Mar. 4th is coming up! Listen in to… https://t.co/4Cnz0SwSweComing up on @KEXP, I've got some new psych rock from French band Dharma Bum! I had the chance to see them perform… https://t.co/KWH42ueu5ZJust played 'Shangri-La' from @EOBOfficial! I just love that track! Coming up on @KEXP, I've got new music from… https://t.co/eGPk5oegHp#MavisStaples’ album ‘Livin' on a High Note’ came out #OTD in 2016! Staples has shared stages with #MLK and Souther… https://t.co/P6SaA3WL2KIt's no secret I'm giving away tickets today to see @BestCoast at the @ShowboxPresents Mar. 4th on the Afternoon Sh… https://t.co/PL1fLPjUjTTune in to @KEXP at https://t.co/aMQPWNqNCO from 2-6 PM today for your chance to win! Good luck! https://t.co/4LO96CWrlu“I’M YOUR MOM!” No, I’m not but I sure dance like her 💃🏻 Dance with me at @kexp 90.3 FM https://t.co/9NubgTbI3V 1-… https://t.co/bTBj3NvdC1
Retweeted by Kevin ColeHappy Birthday to #DrDre! Before going solo (1992), he formed #NWA with rappers #eazye #icecube & others. Later the… https://t.co/uk9RteemhiIn the final hour of the afternoon show you'll hear new music from #pearljam, @thickinbrooklyn, @MoctarMdou,… https://t.co/eitTOkdQT4OTD in 1991 #throwingmuses released #therealramona. It was the last album before the departure of #tanyadonelly, ca… https://t.co/cMEhguyXyT
2/19
2020
Remembering #BobStinson, founding member and lead guitarist of the American rock band #TheReplacements, whose blist… https://t.co/sPU4FjzU80In this hour on @kexp, new music from Grimes, @annaisaburch, @AlgiersMusic, @drivebytruckers,@adultmomband and… https://t.co/Uxh6g9MfHjPaying tribute throughout the show to acid house + electronic music pioneer #AndrewWeatherall, who passed away yest… https://t.co/7GEGsy6gouToday: Tributes, birthdays and musical triumphs! Plus new tunes from @_georgiauk, @caribouband, @Grimezsz,… https://t.co/mnP3Xwbhcu
2/18
2020
Andrew created some of my favorite club mixes from the early '90s including tracks from #PrimalScream #neworderhttps://t.co/XoB8r1nVad
2/17
2020
SONS - Full Performance (Live on KEXP) https://t.co/M7u85gxjjo via @YouTubeGreek-Sudanese artist @Marina_Satti and her all-female vocal group Fonés pull from traditional Greek music + contem… https://t.co/f4uTOVAOUI
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2/16
2020
Thank you for tuning in to this special #ValentinesDay edition of the Afternoon Show on @KEXP! And thank you all so… https://t.co/V3bvyOm14l"She'll go to a concert in Boston and a few months later I'll go to the same one here in Seattle so it still feels… https://t.co/Fe8czEhbQkNed's #Valentines request: "I love the song Future Me Hates Me by The Beths. Discovered via @KEXP. Uplifting song a… https://t.co/0WDgGwvsaBYou! Me! Dancing! A great request from Tyson for Los Campesinos! "It builds so slowly and quietly and then just EXP… https://t.co/PR837zIqtADanny G happened to be driving through the cornfields of central Illinois when they heard Tracy's request for Princ… https://t.co/HQVXyB4tOsJust played another song I'm loving on this #ValentinesDay from #Seattle artist Rudy Willingham! Keep sending in yo… https://t.co/bTN83Ws5N4
2/15
2020
"But then I think about my good friends/ And how they always love me when I'm feeling down." This is such a beauti… https://t.co/529UEXdR0q"He will always be my muse!! My inspiration! This song somehow seems to describe him... like the way he would talk… https://t.co/oursy4qKllHot Chip's 'Hand Me Down Your Love': "I will always associate it with my wife, who not only helped lift me out of a… https://t.co/PHbCwvcXw7Another great request via Fu: The Yeah Yeah Yeahs' song 'Phenomena!' On the song: "Ever since I first heard that so… https://t.co/gX09nOoGeTJust played a #Valentines request from Phillip, who loves 'You Push I'll Go' from Baby Dayliner because 1) It’s a g… https://t.co/HeT22d6Yjn @nelsonja @kexp @phoebe_bridgers That's a great one! What about this song or about Phoebe Bridgers is it that you love??Today's #SOD comes from #PNW duo @xxRocketshipxx! Check it out, and absolutely subscribe to @KEXP's Song of the Day… https://t.co/zlXF9N8JVYIt's Friday, and I'm in love! It’s #valentines, and it's lovely to be celebrating it here on the Afternoon Show on… https://t.co/a31Vt5RnWO"Life is too short. Don't waste it on bad feelings and bad energy. Just breathe and take it one day at a time." - O… https://t.co/L2Y3GkGMcy
Retweeted by Kevin Cole❤️❤️❤️ https://t.co/ORljup9NUnNothing but gratitude for those who shared their stories w/ us today on #MusicHeals. It takes a great deal of coura… https://t.co/HbLGV6N4yV"As a stage III cancer survivor working for a cancer institute, I understand first hand how music heals. When I was… https://t.co/rOM0WkNMPR
Retweeted by Kevin Cole"One of my favorite memories is renting a limo to see #GreenDay at the Tacoma Dome on what would be one of her many… https://t.co/qrEt1tU5y4"Music got me through the tough times. My daughter would lay with me and we’d watch my favorite songs on YouTube. M… https://t.co/XOYHF1fcyjOne hour left of this sonic group hug ❤️ https://t.co/mjVKT3erYl"Our last concert was #BeachHouse. He wasn’t feeling well, but pushed through just for me." - Sean, requesting "Tak… https://t.co/uizAcuL4L0Up next on #MusicHeals: Beyond Cancer, we'll be hearing from #JustinHiltner [@hiltnerj]— the first openly gay man t… https://t.co/vsRCGvWiVj"Life is too short. Don't waste it on bad feelings and bad energy. Just breathe and take it one day at a time." - O… https://t.co/L2Y3GkGMcy
2/14
2020
"Music was my lifeline during treatment for breast cancer, and @KEXP beamed that out to me daily. Today I’m healthy… https://t.co/PkXaqDl5PpToday is dedicated to celebrating the healing power of music, as it aids those facing cancer. Sadly, most of us h… https://t.co/YOiSh61Ti0Listener Laura requests "This Woman's Work" by #KateBush for our #MusicHeals: Beyond Cancer special. This time las… https://t.co/eEmcp34vBQI'm sharing some of this conversation on the Afternoon Show now. Listen: https://t.co/HA5b9wZbhv | 90.3 FM |… https://t.co/hPAeqL0jddI just played #newmusic from Drive-By Truckers on the Afternoon Show, and coming up I've got new Torres (my song of… https://t.co/kpx7KpQmrW#PeterGabriel released “Scratch My Back” #OTD in 2010. This project worked as a song exchange where each artist wou… https://t.co/ElaJgdPP8y“Let’s Stay Together” by #AlGreen hit No. 1 on US singles chart #OTD in 1972, and remained on the chart for 16 week… https://t.co/1MHi7TzhrvJust played a new track from Ed O'Brien (of #Radiohead fame)! Keep an eye out for his solo album release... Coming… https://t.co/F5VIlTrS9d
2/13
2020
I just played #newmusic from the Irish group, Pillow Queens (@PillowQueeens). The song was "Brothers," and @KEXP ju… https://t.co/EoRqu9Ryjd#PinkFloyd released their 10th studio album “Animals” in the US (UK release: Jan. 23rd, 1977), where it reached No.… https://t.co/OS9FKPT92T#RayManzarek, cofounder/keyboardist of #TheDoors, was born #OTD in 1939! A musician, singer, film director AND auth… https://t.co/kq4Y8IZWtaHey #Seattle: if you like this song of the day (#SOD), you can catch @torreslovesyou at the @tractortavern Tues., M… https://t.co/QJ4JYCK5N1Join me on the Afternoon Show today for musical celebrations and anniversaries for some of the greats: #AlGreen,… https://t.co/tTxOeAyn2jOur Song of the Day is @jonahmutono's "Circulation," a @truepanther single that reflects on his native country Uga… https://t.co/1yApsoHcZR
Retweeted by Kevin ColeWe are saddened at the news of the death of #LadysmithBlackMambazo founder #JosephShabalala. May he rest in peace.… https://t.co/xtLOa95riqThis hour on @kexp music from: @StretchandBob + #M19, @pongoklassic, @WireHQ, #hotsnakes, @SH0PP1NG, @francq__ +… https://t.co/uaJI6Y5gqROTD in 1985 #TheSmiths released #MeatIsMurder. In 2003 it ranked 295 on @RollingStone's list of the 500 greatest al… https://t.co/56y2V0uCVC"Music is a great blessing. It has the power to elevate and liberate us. It sets people free to dream. It can unite… https://t.co/zk209kcaoY
2/12
2020
No Valentine? Never fear! Come down to the @kexp Gathering Space this Friday for a free live session with… https://t.co/m9RASO8bWjShiny new music coming up on @kexp! ✨Tune in for ethereal pop with toxic effects from Estonian indie artist… https://t.co/CiHv55Z9GVThis Thursday #KEXP hosts Music Heals: Beyond Cancer, a day of programming dedicated to the power of music and the… https://t.co/FCMyZgeWXdTime for The Afternoon Show on #KEXP! Birthdays include #badbrains, #dangelo and the late great #thomasedison! Danc… https://t.co/DzYZmRm4ntI loved this session so much! Thanks for sharing a clip and for joining me on the show. Please come back!!! ❤️❤️❤️ https://t.co/fU03eyzrYW┏━━┓┏━━┓ ┃┏━┛┃┏┓┃ ┃┗━┓┃┃┃┃ FIRST AVENUE Anniversary Kickoff ┗━┓┃┃┃┃┃ ┏━┛┃┃┗┛┃ ┗━━┛┗━━┛ @HeartBones2https://t.co/VESe3RicUl
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2/11
2020
@kmalikovamusic Congrats!This is the Joaquin Phoenix Oscar speech everyone will be talking about tomorrow https://t.co/0pQLxpuQI2
Retweeted by Kevin Cole.#JoeStrummer said “The future is unwritten.” The highest temp ever recorded on the Antarctic continent was 65 F on… https://t.co/0YFjOig4TX
2/10
2020
@suomynona @FirstAvenue :-)
2/9
2020
.#thefutureisunwritten #joestrummer #TheClash https://t.co/rwzrUi8KezI can't help but to think of the @kinggizzard lyrics, "There is no Planet B\ open your eyes and see," when I see th… https://t.co/IUaFH4EAbC"The House is on Fire" by Katie Williamson (on IG as @kmawdesign), another #InternationalClashDay: #ClashForClimatehttps://t.co/gPT5dsltKG#Seattle: King County Conservation District (@King_CD_WA) is holding the 1st election in US history where you can v… https://t.co/13psvcgJJQHere's another one of the fantastic posters for #InternationalClashDay: #ClashForClimate! This one comes from Jelis… https://t.co/ezkEp2z07p#NowPlaying music from Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, who has been fighting for environmental causes since he was 6 years ol… https://t.co/XENtupKOa0
2/8
2020
#NowPlaying per listener request on this #InternationalClashDay, it's "Rebel Waltz" off of Sandinista! Are there an… https://t.co/tE0DZrPitoWe have several incredible posters created for @KEXP’s #InternationalClashDay: #ClashForClimate to share! This one… https://t.co/tIus47WApDNow on @KEXP: "The Cool Out" by #TheClash. Now in #Antarctica? A record-breaking high-temperature.… https://t.co/pxCAiVjYPF"Hand in hand/ the arid torpor of inaction will be our demise." Lyrics off of "Kyoto Now!" by @badreligion. The son… https://t.co/dsfxQmBLeIIt’s #InternationalClashDay, easily one of my favorite celebrations here at @KEXP, and this year has a special them… https://t.co/Ug64NAPWZd❤️❤️❤️ Thanks for sharing/listening. Together we can create a better world! https://t.co/uv6IWNNi6rIt's finally here – join us today for #InternationalClashDay as we #ClashForClimate. Tune in to KEXP all-day to he… https://t.co/NKT3zCbAQ4
Retweeted by Kevin Cole @dubhead77 It’s a great day! Congratulations! @skybluebint Revolution Rock!Shameless plug of one of my pieces of work. Ceramic tile #InternationalClashDay https://t.co/aU94bduQfN
Retweeted by Kevin ColeToday is #InternationalClashDay https://t.co/c1kJ79qFut
Retweeted by Kevin ColeHappy #InternationalClashDay! #JoeStrummer said “The future is unwritten.” Tune in to https://t.co/9u5h5HPGzE toda… https://t.co/rRYuT1bVg9New music on the Afternoon Show? Yes please 😋 - @Antibalas: 'Fu Chronicles' drops TOMORROW on @DaptoneRecords! -… https://t.co/uPrjnDQXVoIt’s been a party today on the Afternoon Show, as we celebrated the lives of these musicians— all born on this day!… https://t.co/wKCHnnn9OTNow on @KEXP, I'm celebrating the life of #BobMarley— here on what would have been his 75th birthday. As one of th… https://t.co/mBWp5xBrAcTomorrow is the big day... #InternationalClashDay is upon us! Our Gathering Space is covered in this series of pos… https://t.co/Z7bCzEbKRIUp next: @_girlinred_'s killer #IcelandAirwaves performance just dropped on @KEXP's Youtube, and I've got some mate… https://t.co/tGfNgIMH0qOTD in 1982: #Kraftwerk topped the UK singles chart w/ "The Model / Computer Love", where it stayed for 21 weeks.… https://t.co/z4CJy7ofxz @ACertainAbbie @carolineplz @agcook404 @pcmus @kexp Before the tour, @Carolineplz went to #Disneyland for the first… https://t.co/P4QUVBFPHt
2/7
2020

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