Future Islands and More on KCRW This Week

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Upcoming Live Performances on MORNING BECOMES ECLECTIC with host JASON BENTLEY

Monday, February 3, Baltimore trio Future Islands join us for a live set to preview their new album, which has been called their “boldest work to date.” Hear a deeply poetic set of songs on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

Tuesday, February 18, Josh Carter and Sarah Barthel, the duo behind Phantogram, have been making great music for some time but they’ve stepped up for their major label debut, a staple on KCRW’s Top 50. They join Morning Becomes Eclectic for a live session at 11:15am.

Friday, February 21, Aussie singer-songwriter Vance Joy has a knack for catchy melodies. He’ll bring us some new songs and much more on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

Monday, February 24, Matthew Hemerlein is a classically-trained musician based here in Los Angeles that performs under the moniker Lo-Fang. On the eve of a tour supporting Lorde, the skillful and sardonic Lo-Fang will perform songs with his band from his debut album on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

Tuesday, February 25, Brighton-based quartet Kins merge plaintive vocals with pretty melodies on their debut album. We’ll hear their unique brand of indie rock live on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.


Fri, February 7, White Denim at the Troubadour
Fri, February 7, The First Fridays series continues with Baths and Peaking Lights and a DJ set from KCRW’s Anthony Valadez
Sat, February 15, Thao and the Get Down Stay Down at the El Rey Theatre
Sat, February 15, Dom La Nena at McCabe’s Guitar Shop
Thur, February 20, Yuna at the Glass House in Pomona
Tues, February 25, Kins at The Bootleg
Fri, February 28, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. at the El Rey Theatre
Sat, March 1, Lord Huron at The Fonda
Thurs, March 6, Gary Numan with Big Black Delta at the Mayan
Fri, March 7, Nick Waterhouse at the Hollywood American Legion Hall
Mon, March 17, James Vincent McMorrow at The Roxy
Tues, March 25, Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings with Valerie June at the Wiltern
Tues, March 25, London Grammar at the El Rey Theatre
Fri, March 28, Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks at the El Rey Theatre
Tues, April 15, Bryan Ferry at Club Nokia
Sat, April 19, Bryan Ferry at the Santa Barbara Bowl
Tues, April 22, Hauschka at the Masonic Lodge at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Fri, July 11, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds at the Shrine Auditorium