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Legendary DJ Pete Tong (BBC Radio 1’s Essential Mix) brings a fresh stack of recent favorites to KCRW’s Private Playlist, including SAULT, Bakar, and NEZ with ScHoolboy Q.

Legendary DJ Pete Tong (BBC Radio 1’s Essential Mix) brings a fresh stack of recent favorites to KCRW’s Private Playlist, including SAULT, Bakar, and NEZ with ScHoolboy Q.

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The Fink + Forty Show

Two of Berlin's most informed tastemakers take us on a weekly journey soundtracked by what is rocking the hippest city on earth right now.

Aug. 10 57 min

Valida

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

Aug. 10 2 hr, 27 min

Dan Wilcox

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

Aug. 09 1 hr, 59 min

Henry Rollins

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

Aug. 09 1 hr, 58 min

Raul Campos

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

Aug. 09 2 hr, 50 min

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The damage done to independent live music by the pandemic has been catastrophic – and a future where it thrives will, regardless and inevitably, arrive.

How live music is coping, and what the near future will bring

The damage done to independent live music by the pandemic has been catastrophic – and a future where it thrives will, regardless and inevitably, arrive.

from NPR

You might remember Eddie Chacon as one half of the duo Charles & Eddie, along with their international mega-hit “Would I Lie To You” from the early 90’s.

Eddie Chacon: 'My Mind Is Out of Its Mind’

You might remember Eddie Chacon as one half of the duo Charles & Eddie, along with their international mega-hit “Would I Lie To You” from the early 90’s.

from Today's Top Tune

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

"What we really see are these petition efforts to get him on the ballot, and those have all the hallmarks of being essentially run by Republican operatives,” says Rosalind Helderman,…

Kanye West could be on the presidential ballot in some swing states this November

"What we really see are these petition efforts to get him on the ballot, and those have all the hallmarks of being essentially run by Republican operatives,” says Rosalind Helderman,…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Psychedelic Nashvillian quintet The Mango Furs tinker with 60’s sounding melodies. Their sonic mix is laced with some jazz, a bit of pop, and an undercurrent of angst on “Tangerine.”

The Mango Furs: ‘Tangerine’

Psychedelic Nashvillian quintet The Mango Furs tinker with 60’s sounding melodies. Their sonic mix is laced with some jazz, a bit of pop, and an undercurrent of angst on “Tangerine.”

from Today's Top Tune

Peter CottonTale’s debut album “Catch” channels multiple genres threaded by songs of inspiration and spirituality.

In Residence: Peter CottonTale is Chicago’s latest artist to defy genre rules

Peter CottonTale’s debut album “Catch” channels multiple genres threaded by songs of inspiration and spirituality.

from Music Special Programming

The best of midsummer new releases, with music from Africa, Brazil, Cuba, and the latest in jazz.

Rhythm Planet: New World Grooves and Jazz Beats

The best of midsummer new releases, with music from Africa, Brazil, Cuba, and the latest in jazz.

from Music News

Georgina and Una McGeough are Irish twin-sisters who make up Song Sung.

Song Sung: ‘Telling Tales’

Georgina and Una McGeough are Irish twin-sisters who make up Song Sung.

from Today's Top Tune

KCRW's all-music channel Eclectic24, blending the collected talents and tastes of KCRW's DJs into a single voice. Free music streaming 24/7 at KCRW.com.

Eclectic 24

KCRW's all-music channel Eclectic24, blending the collected talents and tastes of KCRW's DJs into a single voice. Free music streaming 24/7 at KCRW.com.

from Eclectic 24

Travis Holcombe shares some of his favorite new releases:  
  “God Forgiving Souls” by J. Lloyd   “The Wall and I” by Nation of Language   “Grey Skies” by Kate Bollinger   “Hello…

KCRW DJ Travis Holcombe’s favorite new songs of summer

Travis Holcombe shares some of his favorite new releases: “God Forgiving Souls” by J. Lloyd “The Wall and I” by Nation of Language “Grey Skies” by Kate Bollinger “Hello…

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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

I’ve been taking this time to process the changing world around me, and what might my new role be.

A Slow Burn

I’ve been taking this time to process the changing world around me, and what might my new role be.

from Valida

LA-based artist Aalok Bala has a forthcoming debut EP on the horizon that’s both celestial and earthy.

Aalok Bala: ‘Moon Juice’

LA-based artist Aalok Bala has a forthcoming debut EP on the horizon that’s both celestial and earthy.

from Today's Top Tune

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

Dan Wilcox's playlist, August 9, 2020

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

from Dan Wilcox

Fanatic! We’re doing it again! It’s our Case Of The Punks show! Look below, it’s a lot of tunes. I don’t think we did one of these last year.

KCRW Broadcast 593

Fanatic! We’re doing it again! It’s our Case Of The Punks show! Look below, it’s a lot of tunes. I don’t think we did one of these last year.

from Henry Rollins

Novena Carmel, your neighbor with the flavor, serves up a fresh sample platter of timely and timeless soul, global funk, and tasty multi-genre grooves, old and new.

Sunday's Latest Show

Novena Carmel, your neighbor with the flavor, serves up a fresh sample platter of timely and timeless soul, global funk, and tasty multi-genre grooves, old and new.

from Novena Carmel

Raul Campos hosts deep rhythms and urban soul with a Latin twist.

Sunday's Latest Show

Raul Campos hosts deep rhythms and urban soul with a Latin twist.

from Raul Campos

John can’t come to the phone right now, but his message machine is overflowing with music recommendations from special guests across the creative spectrum.

John Moses' Message Machine - Episode 5

John can’t come to the phone right now, but his message machine is overflowing with music recommendations from special guests across the creative spectrum.

from The Lab