KCRW celebrates the history of McCabe’s Guitar Shop in an exclusive three-hour music special produced by the station, McCabe’s at 50. It airs and streams live from 9am to noon PST on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27, 2008.
McCabe's 50th Anniversary
Gary Calamar hosts McCabe concert producers
Nancy Covey and John Chelew
On Sunday September 28th, Gary Calamar hosted a special guest DJ session with McCabe’s concert producers Nancy Covey and John Chelew. Covey and Chelew collectively curated McCabe’s legendary weekend concert series for more than 20 years from 1974-1996.
KCRW Celebrates McCabe's 50th Anniversary
The following artists have performed at McCabe's over the last 50 years and appeared on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic, Politics of Culture and Guest DJ Project. KCRW presents these performances and conversations to celebrate McCabe Guitar Shop's Quinquagenary.
The Ditty Bops perform their parlor songs on Morning Becomes Eclectic.
Chan Marshall, aka Cat Power, returns with an enchanting mix of new songs for Morning Becomes Eclectic.
Join writer and magician Ricky Jay on Politics of Culture.
Peter Case joins Gary Calamar as guest DJ.
Keren Ann drops by Morning Becomes Eclectic to share a live set and interview with Nic Harcourt.
Legendary British songwriter and guitarist Richard Thompson guest DJ's with Gary Calamar.
Beck returns to perform a live set on Morning Becomes Eclectic.
Elvis Costello performs on Morning Becomes Eclectic.
Los Angeles-based Multi-instrumentalist Lisa Germano performs on MBE.
An exclusive performance and interview with songwriting maverick Joseph Arthur, hosted by Chris Douridas.
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