John Richards

John Richards is the host and producer of The Morning Show with John on 90.3 FM KEXP Seattle, and online at He is also KEXP's assistant program director.

Richards is the owner of his own record label (Loveless Records), does A&R work with the TAO Music Group, and undertakes an assortment of music consulting projects. He lives in Seattle, where he has a toddler who loves the Pixies.

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Rainbow Arabia: L.A. Meets North Africa


The wildly eclectic L.A. trio mixes new wave with world music in this studio session with KEXP.

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Wisconsin native Alex Schaaf performs as Yellow Ostritch on KEXP. Beth Eisgrau-Heller/KEXP hide caption

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KEXP's showcase at the CMJ Music Marathon featured the French rock band Revolver, who played in the lobby of New York City's Ace Hotel. Brittney Bush Bollay hide caption

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Fitz And The Tantrums' members showcase their soul sound at the KEXP studios in New York City. Keith Goldstein hide caption

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