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Morning Becomes Eclectic

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

Jun. 19 2 hr, 43 min

Jason Kramer

Carefully curated music from around the world.

Jun. 19 2 hr, 58 min

Travis Holcombe

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

Jun. 18 1 hr, 59 min

Garth Trinidad

An international mix of future soul, deep dance, indie rock, and jazz.

Jun. 18 1 hr, 59 min

Valida

A seamless blend of styles from indie rock to golden-era hip-hop, and everything in between.

Jun. 18 2 hr, 52 min

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Azniv Korkejian has been making music under the moniker Bedouine since 2017.  We're excited to welcome her to KCRW for her first visit in advance of the release of her sophomore album…

Listen: Bedouine previews music from her new album live on MBE

Azniv Korkejian has been making music under the moniker Bedouine since 2017.  We're excited to welcome her to KCRW for her first visit in advance of the release of her sophomore album…

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

Stephen Wilkinson aka Bibio returns to the path of structured songwriting with his album   Ribbons  .

Download the easy-going 'Art of Living' by Bibio

Stephen Wilkinson aka Bibio returns to the path of structured songwriting with his album Ribbons .

from Today's Top Tune

Jason Kramer features 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…

Latest Show

Jason Kramer features 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…

from Jason Kramer

Future beats and a mind-melting mix of fuzz, bass, and funk.

Latest Show

Future beats and a mind-melting mix of fuzz, bass, and funk.

from Travis Holcombe

Garth Trinidad hosts a progressive mix of soul, hip-hop, and world rhythms. Listen On-Demand to the latest show.

Latest Show

Garth Trinidad hosts a progressive mix of soul, hip-hop, and world rhythms. Listen On-Demand to the latest show.

from Garth Trinidad

Dream-pop outfit The Ocean Blue returns with album announcement and new single  "It Takes So Long,"

Track Premiere: The Ocean Blue returns with 'It Takes So Long'

Dream-pop outfit The Ocean Blue returns with album announcement and new single  "It Takes So Long,"

from Music News

Natalie Laura Mering has released four albums under her stage name Weyes Blood.

Weyes Blood performs music from 'Titantic Rising' live on MBE

Natalie Laura Mering has released four albums under her stage name Weyes Blood.

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

Real World Records , the music label co-founded by the visionary  Peter Gabriel  and members of  WOMAD , celebrates its 30 th  anniversary this month.

Tom Schnabel digs into the iconic Real World Records Label

Real World Records , the music label co-founded by the visionary Peter Gabriel  and members of WOMAD , celebrates its 30 th  anniversary this month.

from Music News

Mac DeMarco hit his stride with the highest charting album of his career,   Here Comes The Cowboy  .

Download Mac DeMarco's 'On The Square' from his celebrated new album

Mac DeMarco hit his stride with the highest charting album of his career, Here Comes The Cowboy .

from Today's Top Tune

Valida seamlessly blends a variety of music styles that include: indie rock, house, electro, disco, world rhythms, golden-era hip-hop, and some classic 80s, pop, punk, and reggae…

Valida's Latest Show

Valida seamlessly blends a variety of music styles that include: indie rock, house, electro, disco, world rhythms, golden-era hip-hop, and some classic 80s, pop, punk, and reggae…

from Valida

Examining Berlin’s impact as the world’s uncontested center of cool.

Latest Show

Examining Berlin’s impact as the world’s uncontested center of cool.

from The Fink + Forty Show

Principal Conductor of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, Thomas Wilkins, was 8 years old when he found classical music. “Music was calling me by name.

Hollywood Bowl conductor Thomas Wilkins on connecting musicians

Principal Conductor of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra, Thomas Wilkins, was 8 years old when he found classical music. “Music was calling me by name.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Pianist and composer Ludovico Einaudi has released his most ambitious project to date.

Pianist and composer Ludovico Einaudi performs live on MBE

Pianist and composer Ludovico Einaudi has released his most ambitious project to date.

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

Personal and poignant, Maverick Sabre's sound cuts like a knife. For the past 2 years, the Irish artist has been piecing his new album together alongside friends and collaborators.

Download 'Into Nirvana' by rising artist (and recent MBE performer) Maverick Sabre

Personal and poignant, Maverick Sabre's sound cuts like a knife. For the past 2 years, the Irish artist has been piecing his new album together alongside friends and collaborators.

from Today's Top Tune

Cosmic breaks, cinematic soundscapes and ethereal outtakes, dipping and weaving between the folds.

John Moses

Cosmic breaks, cinematic soundscapes and ethereal outtakes, dipping and weaving between the folds.

from Rotating DJ Mixes

Dan Wilcox delves beneath the surface of the pop music landscape to shed light on a wealth of penetrating deep-cuts. Listen On-Demand to the latest show.

Latest Show

Dan Wilcox delves beneath the surface of the pop music landscape to shed light on a wealth of penetrating deep-cuts. Listen On-Demand to the latest show.

from Dan Wilcox

Stay cool and stay Fanatic.

KCRW Broadcast 533

Stay cool and stay Fanatic.

from Henry Rollins

Jason Kramer sits in for José Galván.

Jason Kramer guest hosts

Jason Kramer sits in for José Galván.

from José Galván