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Garth Trinidad

Garth Trinidad

Garth Trinidad's progressive mix of soul, hip-hop, and world rhythms - there is no tidy box to encapsulate the show's sound.

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Garth Trinidad featured on Drowned in Sound


Latest Show

Garth Trinidad hosts a progressive mix of soul, hip-hop, and world rhythms.Listen On-Demand to the latest show. more >>

Aaron Byrd guest hosts

Aaron Byrd sits in for Garth Trinidad. more >>

Raul Campos guest hosts

Raul Campos sits in for Garth Trinidad. more >>

Aaron Byrd guest hosts

Aaron Byrd sits in for Garth Trinidad. more >>

DJ Nu-Mark

World famous DJ Nu-Mark drops by to play tunes from his new solo project and discuss the upcoming Jurassic 5 reunion at Coachella 2013. more >>


Sultry soul singer, songwriter, and now actress Goapele joins Garth for a guest DJ set at 9pm to celebrate her role in the forthcoming remake of the film "Sparkle", and … more >>


Known for pushing the boundaries of electronic music, Warp recording artist Clark shares some of his inspirations with a guest DJ set in the second hour, before performing … more >>


Adam Yauch Tribute

Garth Trinidad pays tribute to the late member of The Beastie Boys, Adam Yauch. more >>


Brainfeeder recording artist and highly sought after bassist Thundercat stops by to share some inspirational gems in the 9 o'clock hour before hitting the stage at … more >>

Heavy D Tribute

J-ROCC of the world famous beat junkies stopped by to present a special tribute set to Heavy D. more >>

King Britt

World renowned Philadelphia based DJ/Producer, King Britt celebrates the release of his new project "Saturn Never Sleeps: Yesterday's Machine" with a guest DJ set in the 9 … more >>


New school DJ/producer Diplo, known for his groundbreaking work with M.I.A. and Santigold, and projects like Hollertronix and Major Lazer, stops by in the 9 O'Clock hour … more >>

Yoko Ono

KCRW DJ Garth Trinidad sits down with Yoko Ono to talk about her new recordings and the various collaborators on her new stage show, which comes to the Orpheum Theater … more >>

Aaron Byrd Guest Hosts

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Garth Trinidad

On KCRW's airwaves since 1996, playing an award-winning international mix of music, Garth Trinidad is a modern day griot - a DJ, artist, culture critic who employs various platforms to frame a stylish narrative that celebrates creative independence.



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