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The cannabis industry is robust in the Golden State, and there’s a difference between products from Southern and Northern California.

The cannabis industry is robust in the Golden State, and there’s a difference between products from Southern and Northern California.

from KCRW Features

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Hollyhock House unites fire, earth, air, water

The 5,000-square-foot Hollyhock House in East Hollywood was renovated during COVID, and on August 18, it’ll reopen to the public.

Designing social media to addict kids? It’d be illegal if CA bill passes

Prosecutors would be able to sue social media companies for using designs they know are addicting to kids — if California Assembly Bill 2408 passes.

Lucy and Desi | 6 Emmy Nominations – Outstanding Documentary

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Watch director Amy Poehler discuss the challenges of exploring the off-camera humanity of television’s most powerful couple in her Emmy®-nominated documentary, ‘Lucy and Desi.’

For military vets facing surprise cancer, PACT Act is critical

On Tuesday the Senate approved the PACT Act, which would help veterans struggling with health problems after being exposed to toxic chemicals mainly in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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LeRoy Downs

A varied sonic experience to jazz, blending music, style, and culture.

Aug. 07 2 hr

Jason Kramer

Carefully curated music from around the world.

Aug. 07 2 hr

Ro "Wyldeflower" Contreras

A soulful rhythmic journey through time and space... sonic love notes from cities to mountain tops, to the heart of the tropics and into the cosmos.

Aug. 07 1 hr, 55 min

Raul Campos

Soulful grooves and fresh remixes from Latin rhythms to indie rock.

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Chris Douridas

New releases in all genres.

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Panelists discuss surprising primary election wins, Kansas voters protecting abortion rights, and Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s controversial trip to Taiwan.

from Left, Right & Center

Actor, comedian, musician, and producer Steve Martin had been invited to one of talent manager’s Sandy Gallin’s showbiz parties in New York.

from The Business

Award-winning journalist David Greene is officially part of the KCRW family as the new host of Left, Right & Center. Naturally, we had to put him in the MBE hot seat.

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

The new month is upon us and Caribou wants you to know “You Can Do It!”

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

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Beyonce’s new solo album, “Renaissance,” feels like nourishment to the soul, says UC Santa Barbara Black studies professor Omise'eke Tinsley.

‘Renaissance’ is Beyonce’s love letter to Black, queer folks

Beyonce’s new solo album, “Renaissance,” feels like nourishment to the soul, says UC Santa Barbara Black studies professor Omise'eke Tinsley.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Send a hearty ‘We love it!’ skyward in memory of Vin Scully. Plus, cool local grrrl Lucia Fasano, Kayranada x Anderson .Paak, and more.

5 Songs to Hear This Week: Randy Newman, Kaytranada, Anderson .Paak, + more

Send a hearty ‘We love it!’ skyward in memory of Vin Scully. Plus, cool local grrrl Lucia Fasano, Kayranada x Anderson .Paak, and more.

from Music News

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for August 8, 2022.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for August 8, 2022

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for August 8, 2022.

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

Eclectic 24

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

Superorganism released their debut album back in 2017, stocking up fans around the globe.

Superorganism: ‘World Wide Pop’

Superorganism released their debut album back in 2017, stocking up fans around the globe.

from Today's Top Tune

"Just Jazz" with LeRoy Downs. Downs' goal is to bring a varied sonic experience to jazz, while blending music, style, and culture.

LeRoy Downs' playlist, August 7, 2022

"Just Jazz" with LeRoy Downs. Downs' goal is to bring a varied sonic experience to jazz, while blending music, style, and culture.

from LeRoy Downs

Featuring selections that range from carefully curated music from around the world with unique gems and quality tracks that will satisfy the needs of even the most discerning music…

Jason Kramer's playlist, August 7, 2022

Featuring selections that range from carefully curated music from around the world with unique gems and quality tracks that will satisfy the needs of even the most discerning music…

from Jason Kramer

A soulful rhythmic journey through time and space... sonic love notes from cities to mountain tops, to the heart of the tropics and into the cosmos.

Ro "Wyldeflower" Contreras' playlist, August 7, 2022

A soulful rhythmic journey through time and space... sonic love notes from cities to mountain tops, to the heart of the tropics and into the cosmos.

from Ro "Wyldeflower" Contreras

Raul Campos creates a mix of emerging artists and current favorites, bringing essential cuts from around the world and a little closer to home -- from soulful grooves and fresh remixes…

Raul Campos' playlist, August 7, 2022

Raul Campos creates a mix of emerging artists and current favorites, bringing essential cuts from around the world and a little closer to home -- from soulful grooves and fresh remixes…

from Raul Campos

New releases in all genres.

Chris Douridas' playlist, August 7, 2022

New releases in all genres.

from Chris Douridas

We currently have no good communication systems to assure that those at risk for serious inherited diseases are informed of their risk.

Informing relatives of genetic risks

We currently have no good communication systems to assure that those at risk for serious inherited diseases are informed of their risk.

from Second Opinion

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

Eclectic 24

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

Fanatic! I hope you had a great week. I’m in the middle of a lot of things, so this will have to be brief. Sorry!

KCRW Broadcast 697

Fanatic! I hope you had a great week. I’m in the middle of a lot of things, so this will have to be brief. Sorry!

from Henry Rollins

Metropolis playlist, August 6, 2022.

Metropolis playlist, August 6, 2022

Metropolis playlist, August 6, 2022.

from Metropolis

Unearthing new discoveries, remixes and rarities, b-sides and lost classics.

Dan Wilcox's playlist, August 6, 2022

Unearthing new discoveries, remixes and rarities, b-sides and lost classics.

from Dan Wilcox

Raul Campos creates a mix of emerging artists and current favorites, bringing essential cuts from around the world and a little closer to home -- from soulful grooves and fresh remixes…

Raul Campos' playlist, August 6, 2022

Raul Campos creates a mix of emerging artists and current favorites, bringing essential cuts from around the world and a little closer to home -- from soulful grooves and fresh remixes…

from Raul Campos

Anne Litt hosts unexpected choices in progressive pop and new rhythms.

Anne Litt's playlist, August 6, 2022

Anne Litt hosts unexpected choices in progressive pop and new rhythms.

from Anne Litt

Philosopher David Peña-Guzmán examines the neuroscience and philosophical theories of what goes on in the minds of animals when they dream.

The science and philosophy of animal dreams

Philosopher David Peña-Guzmán examines the neuroscience and philosophical theories of what goes on in the minds of animals when they dream.

from Life Examined

Science writer Ed Yong explores the hidden sensory worlds of animals, plants, and insects — most of which are invisible to humans.

The secret sensory world of animals

Science writer Ed Yong explores the hidden sensory worlds of animals, plants, and insects — most of which are invisible to humans.

from Life Examined