The LA dynamic duo Classixx wind down 2019 with a bouncy new track dedicated to their hero - the late legendary producer Philippe Zdar.
Nov. 11from Today's Top Tune
The Grammy-nominated Nortec Collective have been unofficial global ambassadors of Mexico, and especially Tijuana for the past two decades.
Nov. 9from Metropolis
Henry Rollins hosts a mix of all kinds, from all over and all time.
Nov. 8from Henry Rollins
For today’s musical selections - we bring you new (and long-awaited) music from a veteran reggae/dub band out of New Zealand, a soulful dance track, and a burgeoning solo project from…
Nov. 8from Music News
After a 5-year hiatus, London's Da Lata are back with a new single featuring Senegalese singer Diabel Cissokho.
Nov. 8from Today's Top Tune
Amsterdam-based singer-songwriter VanWyck chronicles the joy she felt after a long night at a club in Berlin on the new track “Carolina’s Anatomy.” This song is an ode to her friend…
Nov. 7from Today's Top Tune
Berlin-based synth-punk band Mexican Radio hosts a one hour show featuring synth & post punk, Neue Deutsche Welle and New Wave artists.
Nov. 6from Mexican Radio Radio Show
The trio known as Automatic emerged out of LA's DIY music scene and started playing the local circuit by 2017. Now, they're a staple in LA and just joined Bauhaus for a big show!
Nov. 6from Today's Top Tune
Son Little gained notoriety for his collaborations with hip-hop icons The Roots, and his work with electronic guru RJD2. Playing almost all of the instruments on his new EP, we hear…
Nov. 5from Today's Top Tune
Kanye West’s new album is only 27 minutes long. It’s called “Jesus is King.” But not all his fans are saying “hallelujah.”
Nov. 4from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
KCRW DJ Novena Carmel cues up this week's Top 20 with a playful and creative post. Dig into the playlist.
Nov. 4from Music News
It's hard to believe that Nortec Collective created their signature Tijuana-based electronic sound fusing Norteño and Techno music some 20 years ago.
Nov. 4from Today's Top Tune
Aaron Byrd shares the story of Michael Kiwanuka reconnecting to his roots for his latest album, new work from violinist Sudan Archives, and unique beats courtesy of Acid Arab.
Nov. 1from Music News
Bakersfield, CA is recognized as "The Country Music Capital of the West Coast" and spawned an array of artists from Buck Owens to Korn.
Nov. 1from Today's Top Tune
Pixies frontman and lyricist Black Francis delves deep into his imagination to tell the tale of mountain woman Kate, who simply wants to catch her dinner.
Oct. 31from Today's Top Tune
Moon Boots gathers a wide cast of characters on his new album - from pulling in the talented LA-based pop chanteuse Niia, to house diva Kaleen Zanders.
Oct. 30from Today's Top Tune
The 17th album by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds is simply stunning.
Oct. 29from Today's Top Tune
KCRW late night DJ John Moses digs into the latest KCRW music charts. He thinks you'll find something to love but recommends the latest from Jim-E-Stack, Men I Trust, and Automatic.
Oct. 28from Music News
Icelandic composer Hildur Guðnadóttir created the soundtrack for “ Joker ,” which opened earlier this month and is now the biggest R-rated film in history.
Oct. 28from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Estereomance emerges from ex-Chamanas members Manuel Calderon and Paulina Reza, alongside Adria Del Valle. Together, they create their own brand of West Texas psychedelic indie-pop.
Oct. 28from Today's Top Tune