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Music at professional sports stadiums is repetitive and dull, full of Guns N' Roses welcoming fans to the jungle followed by T.I. requesting that someone "bring them out." That might be different for Seattle's newest professional sports team, as KEXP announced this morning that they will be responsible for choosing the music for Seattle's new NHL team.
Kevin Cole, DJ of The Afternoon Show and the independent radio station's chief content officer, told me that the radio station is going to bring its signature mix of local, up and coming, and weird music to the Key Arena.
"At KEXP each DJ has the freedom to curate their own shows and really take the listener on an emotional journey. I think that same approach will be applied to games, where each game has its own emotional journey and we’ll be trying to enhance that or create the complimentary soundtrack," Cole said.Continue reading »