Alabama Shakes, Shelby Lynne and more on KCRW This Week

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Upcoming Live Performances on MORNING BECOMES ECLECTIC with host JASON BENTLEY

Monday, April 27, Morning Becomes Eclectic will feature a special performance by Grammy-nominated rockers Alabama Shakes, recorded the day before their album release at Apogee Studios. Tune in at 11:15am.

Wednesday, April 29, Rhythm Planet host Tom Schnabel stops by Morning Becomes Eclectic at 10am to share a few favorites, including a classic French song performed by an Uruguayan violinist and Haitian/French singer, as well as a Brazilian standard performed on 7-string guitar.

Thursday, April 30, For her 13th album, Grammy Award-winning singer Shelby Lynne returned to the South and produced a stunning collection of songs. She’ll share her new work on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

Friday, May 1, After a few albums with the project Junip, José González finally released a new solo album in 2015. We’re thrilled to hear his contemplative collection of new songs live on Morning Becomes Eclectic at11:15am.

Monday, May 4, Norwegian-based producer Kygo is a rising star of EDM who flexes his songwriting ability with a stripped-down set featuring guests vocalists on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.


Wed, April 29, José González and Olaf Arnolds at The Regent Theatre
Fri, May 1, Tennis at the Troubadour
Fri, May 1, Dan Deacon at the Echoplex
Fri, May 1, First Fridays with performances from Salt Petal and Kinky plus DJ sets from KCRW’s own Raul Campos plus DJ Panamami at the Natural History Museum.
Sat, May 2, Desert Daze featuring Warpaint, Failure, RJD2, Minus The Bear at Sunset Ranch Oasis in Mecca
Thurs, May 7, Lapsley at the Hotel Cafe
Thurs, May 7, Other Lives at Club Bahia
Fri, May 8, Jessie Baylin at the Troubadour
Sat, May 9, Tei Shi at The Lyric
Tues, May 12, Nick Mulvey at the Bootleg HiFi
Sat, May 16, Little Dragon at the Greek Theatre
Wed, May 20, Hiatus Kaiyote at The Roxy
Thurs, May 21, Hiatus Kaiyote at Constellation Room in Santa Ana
Sat, May 30, Spoon at the Wiltern
Sat, May 30, Chromeo & The Glitch Mob at the Santa Barbara Bowl
Fri, June 5, Villagers at The Echo
Fri, June 19, Surfer Blood at The Troubadour
Sun, June 21, KCRW’s World Festival features Underworld and more at the Hollywood Bowl
Fri, June 26, Vetiver at The Troubadour
Sun, June 28, KCRW’s World Festival features Basement Jaxx and Bootsy Collins and the Rubber Band at the Hollywood Bowl
Fri, July 10, Active Child at Cathedral Sanctuary at Immanuel Presbyterian
Mon, July 27, The Kills at the El Rey Theatre
Tues, July 28, The Kills at the Glass House in Pomona
Thurs, August 6, Unknown Mortal Orchestra at The Roxy
Thur, August 6, Django Django at the Mayan
Tues, August 11, Hot Chip at The Greek Theater
Sun, August 16, KCRW’s World Festival returns with Reggae Night featuring Bob Marley’s Roots Rock Reggae – a 70th Birthday Celebration with Ziggy Marley and Stephen Marley, Inner Circle and The Skatalites at the Hollywood Bowl
Sun, August 30, KCRW’s World Festival returns with Moses Sumney opening for Erykah Badu at the Hollywood Bowl
Sun, September 20, KCRW’s World Festival returns with performances by Empire of the Sun and others to be announced at the Hollywood Bowl
Thurs, September 24, Future Islands at the Fox Theatre Pomona
Sun, September 27, KCRW’s World Festival returns with performances from Grace Jones and Future Islands at the Hollywood Bowl