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Avocados are rich in healthy fats and can be used for a variety of surprisingly sweet and savory recipes like avocado pie, chopped salad, and panzanella.

Avocados are rich in healthy fats and can be used for a variety of surprisingly sweet and savory recipes like avocado pie, chopped salad, and panzanella.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Nutrition and mental health: Exploring the surprising science of food and emotion

Clinical Psychologist Julia Rucklidge discusses the role of nutrition in treating and preventing mental health disorders.

LGBTQ intimate partner violence: Institute boosts visibility of survivors

A new institute addresses intimate partner violence in the queer community. It’s a collaboration between the LA LGBT Center and national anti-violence groups.

Ending opioid overdoses: Tools exist, we aren’t using them

Opioid overdoses are a public health crisis — but largely ignored. One LA-based group aims to change that by making Narcan and fentanyl test strips accessible to all.

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LeRoy Downs

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

Oct. 02 2 hr

Francesca Harding

Music to make you feel.

Oct. 02 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.

Oct. 02 2 hr, 49 min

Chris Douridas

New releases in all genres.

Oct. 02 2 hr, 49 min

Henry Rollins

Henry Rollins hosts a mix of all kinds, from all over and all time.

Oct. 01 1 hr, 59 min

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The City of LA will open the Section 8 housing voucher waitlist next month.

from Greater LA

Panelists discuss Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ response to Hurricane Ian, the feminist protests sweeping Iran, and the potential consequences of the upcoming Supreme Court docket.

from Left, Right & Center

KCRW's signature music program features new releases, live performances, and artist interviews.

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

Mike Rinder spent most of his life as a member of the Church of Scientology International.

from The Business

This Week on KCRW

LA is on average more than 4 degrees Fahrenheit hotter than it was in the 19th century.

Hotter, more humid, but cleaner: How LA’s air has changed

LA is on average more than 4 degrees Fahrenheit hotter than it was in the 19th century.

from Greater LA

Jaime Jarrín has been the Spanish language voice for the Dodgers over the last 64 years. He’s called thousands of games, and his retirement comes at the end of this season.

After Dodgers retirement, Jaime Jarrín will focus on getting kids to college

Jaime Jarrín has been the Spanish language voice for the Dodgers over the last 64 years. He’s called thousands of games, and his retirement comes at the end of this season.

from Greater LA

Today nearly 60% of NFL players are Black, only three head coaches are Black, and zero team owners are Black, according to a Washington Post investigation.

NFL lacks diversity because owners don’t hold themselves accountable?

Today nearly 60% of NFL players are Black, only three head coaches are Black, and zero team owners are Black, according to a Washington Post investigation.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed a bill that would make it easier for farmworkers to form unions, though he originally opposed it.

Can farmworkers unionize without deportation threat? New law aims to make it so

Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed a bill that would make it easier for farmworkers to form unions, though he originally opposed it.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for October 3, 2022.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for October 3, 2022

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for October 3, 2022.

A contender/titan on KCRW’s Top 30 for several weeks is none other than Icelandic diva Björk, capable of melting snowcaps with her otherworldly, mellifluous songs, winding lyrics, and…

Björk: ‘Ovule’

A contender/titan on KCRW’s Top 30 for several weeks is none other than Icelandic diva Björk, capable of melting snowcaps with her otherworldly, mellifluous songs, winding lyrics, and…

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, October 2, 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

Music to make you feel.

Francesca Harding's playlist, October 2, 2022

Music to make you feel.

from Francesca Harding

A sonic trip through the past, present and future of roots music.

Jeremy Sole's playlist, October 2, 2022

A sonic trip through the past, present and future of roots music.

from Jeremy Sole

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, October 2, 2022

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

New releases in all genres.

Chris Douridas' playlist, October 2, 2022

New releases in all genres.

from Chris Douridas

Big polluters are not just cars and power plants - they include the American health care system.

Medical Waste

Big polluters are not just cars and power plants - they include the American health care system.

from Second Opinion

Fanatic! Welcome to the month of months! We have a ton of great listening planned, lots of cool concept shows lined up for you.

KCRW Broadcast 705

Fanatic! Welcome to the month of months! We have a ton of great listening planned, lots of cool concept shows lined up for you.

from Henry Rollins

Metropolis playlist October 1, 2022.

Metropolis playlist, October 1, 2022

Metropolis playlist October 1, 2022.

from Metropolis

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

Nassir Nassirzadeh's playlist October 1, 2022

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

from Nassir Nassirzadeh

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, October 1, 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, October 1, 2022

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

from Anne Litt

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.