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Morning Becomes Eclectic

KCRW's signature daily music show. New releases, live performances, and interviews.

Jun. 14 2 hr, 52 min

Tyler Boudreaux

A balanced diet of indie grooves, modern psych, alternative R&B and straight up rock and roll.

Jun. 13 2 hr

FREAKS ONLY

Future beats and a mind-melting mix of fuzz, bass, and funk. Served fresh every weeknight.

Jun. 13 1 hr, 59 min

Ro "Wyldeflower" Contreras

Music to lift your spirits. An expansive sonic journey featuring new and classic rhythms from all over the globe.

Jun. 12 1 hr, 59 min

Francesca Harding

Music to make you feel.

Jun. 11 1 hr, 59 min

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Designer of KCRW’s Spring Pledge drive merch, Walker Noble, shares some inspo and Anne Litt helps share the tunes.

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

Album and EP releases are having quite a moment so we’re getting right down to business and bringing you the hand-picked highlights.

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

This Week on KCRW

The Leimert Park Juneteenth Festival was abruptly canceled, but there’s still plenty of events across the city to celebrate the holiday.

Juneteenth in LA: Here’s where to celebrate

The Leimert Park Juneteenth Festival was abruptly canceled, but there’s still plenty of events across the city to celebrate the holiday.

from KCRW Features

We’d cross as many ponds as needed to get to the sound of Indonesian retro funk-soul outfit Thee Marloes .

Today’s Top Tune: Thee Marloes - ‘I Know’

We’d cross as many ponds as needed to get to the sound of Indonesian retro funk-soul outfit Thee Marloes .

from Today's Top Tune

Indie found sounds, nostalgic guilty pleasures, and introspective piano solos to help you feel deeply and move freely through life.

Nassir Nassirzadeh's playlist, June 16, 2024

Indie found sounds, nostalgic guilty pleasures, and introspective piano solos to help you feel deeply and move freely through life.

from Nassir Nassirzadeh

Psychiatrist Judith Orloff and musicologist Zachery Wallmark talk about the transformative power of empathy and how it impacts greater connection, compassion and our well-being.

Empathy: The superpower of human connection

Psychiatrist Judith Orloff and musicologist Zachery Wallmark talk about the transformative power of empathy and how it impacts greater connection, compassion and our well-being.

from Life Examined

While paying those addicted to drugs to stop using has its skeptics, studies suggest it has real potential

Contingency management to end addiction

While paying those addicted to drugs to stop using has its skeptics, studies suggest it has real potential

from Second Opinion

House, disco, trip hop, oldies and all of the deep cuts in between.

SiLVA's playlist, June 15, 2024

House, disco, trip hop, oldies and all of the deep cuts in between.

from SiLVA

Shapeshifting actor Bill Pullman unpacks his latest role as convicted killer Alex Murdaugh in the Lifetime miniseries “Murdaugh Murders: The Movie.”

Bill Pullman wishes he hadn’t waited so long to work in TV

Shapeshifting actor Bill Pullman unpacks his latest role as convicted killer Alex Murdaugh in the Lifetime miniseries “Murdaugh Murders: The Movie.”

from The Treatment

Acclaimed actor André Holland (“Moonlight,” “The Knick”) breaks down his portrayal of Black Panther Party leader Huey P. Newton for Apple TV+’s “The Big Cigar.”

André Holland on portraying Huey P. Newton for ‘The Big Cigar’

Acclaimed actor André Holland (“Moonlight,” “The Knick”) breaks down his portrayal of Black Panther Party leader Huey P. Newton for Apple TV+’s “The Big Cigar.”

from The Treatment

Director Todd Haynes discusses John Schlesinger's 1971 film "Sunday Bloody Sunday," highlighting its specificity and sophistication.

Todd Haynes on John Schlesinger’s 1971 film ‘Sunday Bloody Sunday’

Director Todd Haynes discusses John Schlesinger's 1971 film "Sunday Bloody Sunday," highlighting its specificity and sophistication.

from The Treatment

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.

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.

Rob Reiner’s HBO documentary, Albert Brooks: Defending My Life, celebrates the brilliant career of his longtime friend.

Rob Reiner and Albert Brooks talk ‘Defending My Life’ and a changing Hollywood

Rob Reiner’s HBO documentary, Albert Brooks: Defending My Life, celebrates the brilliant career of his longtime friend.

from The Business

Steve Hoffman dreamed of moving his family to France… until he moved them to the wrong town in France.

Learning to let go and cook simple meals in the South of France

Steve Hoffman dreamed of moving his family to France… until he moved them to the wrong town in France.

from Good Food

Chef and culinary activist Lelani Lewis returns to her Caribbean roots with classic recipes.

Lelani Lewis reclaims the term ‘code noir' and shares her Caribbean cuisine

Chef and culinary activist Lelani Lewis returns to her Caribbean roots with classic recipes.

from Good Food

Ishnoelle Chin Richardson shops for peaches for his pie, which was inspired by  Filipino fast food chain Jollibee.

Ishnoelle Chin Richardson transforms market peaches into a pie inspired by Jollibee

Ishnoelle Chin Richardson shops for peaches for his pie, which was inspired by Filipino fast food chain Jollibee.

from Good Food

Avid outdoorsman and conservationist Steven Rinella cooks what he hunts and catches.

Steven Rinella wants to help you grill, smoke, and cook over a campfire

Avid outdoorsman and conservationist Steven Rinella cooks what he hunts and catches.

from Good Food

Kevin and Jeffrey Pang cook up some father-son bonding over plates of Mongolian Beef and General Tso's Chicken.

XO sauce, Portuguese chicken, and family recipes fill 'A Very Chinese Cookbook'

Kevin and Jeffrey Pang cook up some father-son bonding over plates of Mongolian Beef and General Tso's Chicken.

from Good Food

Peach season is anything but the pits with these recipes for pies, crisps, galetes, salads, and soups.

25 peachy keen pie, tart, and other summer peach recipes

Peach season is anything but the pits with these recipes for pies, crisps, galetes, salads, and soups.

from Good Food