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 (and is Presented by KCRW) tonight and tomorrow. Ono tells Garth that she and Lady Gaga speak the same language and she’s been intrigued by the wide variety of artists that want to work with her. Other performers on the bill include Iggy Pop, Mike Watt, Nels Cline, Perry Farrell, Thurston Moore and Kim Gordon.
Dam Funk DJ/Producer Dam Funk will join me at 9:15pm for a guest DJ set. Just off a world tour in support of his debut album "Toeachizown" on Stones Throw Records, expect a sexy barrage of classic 70's & 80's funk from around the world and new exclusives from Dam's personal beat stash.
World Cup Tribute with Garth Trinidad, Mathieu Schreyer and Tom Schnabel Tom Schnabel & Mathieu Schreyer join Garth for a special World Cup session. Playing music from various countries in correlation to teams that have participated, much like KCRW's World Cup of Music, this tribute celebrates the Cup taking place in South Africa with comments and predictions about the final match along the way.
DJ J-Logic: GURU Tribute LA based DJ J-Logic stops by to help Garth pay tribute to one of hip hop's greatest. GURU of Gangstarr and Jazzmatazz fame passed away April 19, 2010 from health complications. His contributions to music as a lyricist, jazz enthusiast, mentor, and positive influence will be greatly missed.