Executive Producer, Music Department & Today's Top Tune
FROM Ariana Morgenstern
Greg Holden: Boys in the Street When asked to write a song for an LGBTQ compilation, Greg Holden's instructions were to write "the gayest song ever" – only trouble was that he doesn't write happy upbeat songs, so he wrote about a father and son who didn't see eye to eye on the son's sexuality.
Kevin Morby: I Have Been to the Mountain When Kevin Morby moved to LA's Mount Washington neighborhood a couple of years ago, he found the previous tenant's upright piano. A fortuitous find all around since the piano became the spark for a batch of new songs.
Reggae All Stars Rhythm Planet host Tom Schnabel stops in to celebrate some reggae all stars in advance of the 15th annual Reggae Night at the Hollywood Bowl on June 26. The show is part of KCRW's World Festival.