Each week, The Morning Show's DJ John Richards from KEXP 90.3 FM makes recommendations to help us sort through the many incredible options for live music in Seattle's music scene.

This is KEXP's list of the Music that Matters for the week of 11/28.


  • FRI 12/1 Sera Cahoone - St. Mark's Cathedral - This Seattle singer-songwriter will play this show backed by strings. Her album "From Where I Started" was released earlier this year.
  • FRI 12/1 Tennis - The Neptune - This indie pop duo released their fourth album "Yours Conditionally" earlier this year. They also released a new EP called "We Can Die Happy" earlier this month.
  • SUN 12/3 Stars - The Triple Door - This band hails from Canada and released their ninth album "There Is No Love in Fluorescent Light" in October.
  • SUN 12/3 Jamila Woods - Barboza - This Chicago based soul singer released her excellent album "HEAVN" last year.
  • SUN 12/3 The Pixies - The Paramount - This band goes down as one of John Richards' favorite of all time. Their sixth album "Head Carrier" came out last year.


  • THURS 11/30 - Sera Cahoone - 12:00 p.m.
  • FRI 12/1 - Common Market - 12:00 p.m.
  • See the lineup and the full KEXP schedule here.

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