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Pink Elephant’s Gravecast 027

The Pink Elephant’s Gravecast is also available from Stitcher and iTunes.   The Pink Elephant’s Gravecast is an on-going audio exploration of all things K. On this episode we celebrates the new documentary film All Your Friend’s Friends, by Olympia film maker Red Williams of Newspin Films. It’s the story of making the NW hip […]

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Shivas “You Know What to Do” & “Do the Crocodile”

Do you know what to do? The Shivas have faith you do. So do it. And while you are at it, do the Crocodile, too. Fudge, yeah. The Shivas album You Know What to Do [KLP252] is available from the K Mail Order Dept.    

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Session Notes: Wireheads

I kicked off the Wireheads session by taking a face-plant, off the top of a bass cabinet,  through  a mic stand, while trying to hang their track sheet. I retaliated by ripping the whole cab apart (later). Fortunately, Calvin was doing the tracking so I had some time to walk it off before mixes. The […]

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All Your Friend’s Friends Documentary!

All Your Friend’s Friends is a short film piece (20 mins.) documenting the creation of  K‘s NW hip hop compilation album by the same name, brought to you by Red Williamson and Newspin Films. All Your Friend’s Friends [KLP255] is the brainchild of producer Smoke M2D6 and MC Eprhyme (as seen in below photog), who […]

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Jeremy Jay “Covered in Ivy”

The lush and insular “Covered in Ivy” from Jeremy Jay‘s Abandoned Apartments [KLP247] album, available now from the K Mail Order Dept.  

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Pink Elephant’s Gravecast 026

  http://traffic.libsyn.com/krecs/EP026.mp3 Download Pink Elephant’s Gravecast 026 NOW. The Pink Elephant’s Gravecast is also available from Stitcher and iTunes. The artifacts for this episode of the Pink Elephant’s Graveyard are varied and diverse: Sub Pop U.S.A. underground sounds are unearthed; Kendl Wnter and the Lowest Pair share a banjo duet; host Calvin Johnson visits with […]

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Make-Up Sound Verite – It’s a Session, Man.

You have been waiting for it, anticipating it and now your impatience is rewarded: the K Mail Order Dept. is serving up the Make-Up album Sound Verite [KLP064] on vinyl LP for the first time in one million years. Originally released in 1997, Sound Verite was the result of Make-Up interrupting their cross-country tour with a stop-off […]

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All Your Friend’s Friends Movie Premiere Friday!

Do You hear that sound? It’s the Northwest hip hop compilation All Your Friend’s Friends [KLP255] blowing up on cels worldwide, causing irreversible damage to Headz and other weird-outs. The All Your Friend’s Friends compilation was produced by Smoke m2d6 and Thee XNTRX utilizing samples from K albums past and present, by such artists as Jeremy […]

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Sub Pop U.S.A. Live in Portland!

There’s a party happening in Portland, Oregon next weekend, and everyone’s invited! We’re celebrating the publication of Sub Pop U.S.A., the Subterranean Pop Muisc Anthology 1980-1988, a 400 page trade paperback book compiling all nine issues of Subterranean Pop (or Sub/Pop as it quickly became known), along with several years worth of  Bruce Pavitt‘s Rocket […]

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Real Life Click “Been too Long”

“Been too Long” by Real Life Click with special guest Lega’C Jones. An excerpt from SANGVIS REGVM: Blood of Kings EP. Blood so fresh, don’t wipe your hands on your pants you’ll get it all over the furniture. Real Life Click is the Olympia hip hop syndicate featuring MCs Ang  P and Miz, both of […]

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