Throwaway Style: PNW Releases We Can’t Wait for in 2018

Guayaba // photo by Carlos Cruz (view set) Throwaway Style is a weekly column dedicated to examining all aspects of the Northwest music scene. Whether it’s a new artist making waves, headlines affecting local talent, or reflecting on some of the music that’s been a foundation in our region; this space celebrates everything happening in the Northwest region, every Thursday on the KEXP Blog. The dust is still settling on those year-end lists, yet here we are again looking toward what’s [Read Entire Story]

Mastering The Hustle: Promoting Your Music and Shows

KEXP, Upstream Music Fest + Summit, MoPOP, and The Recording Academy have partnered together to present Mastering The Hustle: a new panel discussion with six annual events, tackling a different topic to help emerging artists make better decisions earlier in their careers. Throughout the series, we’ll be discussing everything from how to get airplay, legal and licensing, healthcare for artists, and promoting your brand. In 2017, musicians have more tools than ever to promote their releases and [Read Entire Story]