Upcoming Live Performances on MORNING BECOMES ECLECTIC with host JASON BENTLEY
Tuesday, June 21, Airborne Toxic Event is one of the most successful bands to emerge from LA’s music scene over the last few years. It’s easy to understand why — they create majestic rock songs that are both catchy and full of emotion. They’ll be joined by the Calder Quartet for a live session on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
Wednesday, June 22, Dengue Fever‘s unique sound is a combination of Cambodian 60’s rock and surf guitar lines. Their diverse cultural backgrounds really set them apart and we’re happy to welcome them back to our studios to celebrate summer on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
Thursday, June 23, Mike Watt co-founded one of the most beloved So Cal punk bands, the Minutemen. He’s also one of the acclaimed bass players in modern rock history and he brings his band Missingmen to perform his punk-inspired opera on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
Monday, June 27, Lo-fi yet sophisticated, Merrill Garbus’ folk project as Tune-Yards is a patchwork of found sounds, field recordings and passionate vocals she’ll perform live for Morning Becomes Eclectic listeners at 11:15am.
Wednesday, June 29, Norwegian wunderkind Sondre Lerche performs his breezy pop songs for Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
Mon, June 27, The Clift Sessions featuring Mark Gardener (of Ride) at The Redwood Room and Velvet Room in San Francisco.
Sun, July 24, The Clift Sessions featuring The Cults at The Redwood Room and Velvet Room in San Francisco.
Fri, August 19, The Clift Sessions featuring Dirty Beaches at The Redwood Room and Velvet Room in San Francisco.
KCRW PRESENTS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
Wed, June 22, My Morning Jacket at the Pantages Theatre.
Thurs, June 23, Flying Lotus at the Music Box.
Fri, June 24, Beats, Rhymes & Life (A Tribe Called Quest documentary with DJ sets by Garth Trinidad and Dan Wilcox) at the Ford Amphitheatre.
Sat, June 25, Tune-Yards at the Troubadour.
Sat, June 25, KCRW Summer Nights features Motopony and our very own Dan Wilcox as he hosts and deejays the evening at One Colorado in Old Pasadena.
Sun, June 26, The Mondrian Sessions featuring Mark Gardener (of Ride) at the Skybar at the Mondrian Hotel on Sunset.
Sun, June 26, KCRW’s World Festival at the Hollywood Bowl: Big In Japan features Yellow Magic Orchestra, Cibo Matto, Towa Tei, Buffalo Daughter and Taiko Center of Los Angeles. The evening is hosted by our own Eric J. Lawrence.
Mon, June 27, Rickie Lee Jones at School Night at Bardot.
Wed, June 29, Sondre Lerche at the El Rey Theatre.
Thurs, June 30, Ida Maria at the Roxy.
Thurs, July 7, Hammer Museum’s Also I Like to Rock with Graffiti6 and Eastern Conference Champions plus our own Dan Wilcox deejaying in the courtyard.
Sun, July 10, KCRW’s World Festival at the Hollywood Bowl: Journey to India features film