Johnny Marr, Neil Finn, Rokia Traore and More on KCRW This Week

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Upcoming Live Performances on MORNING BECOMES ECLECTIC with host JASON BENTLEY

Monday, November 18, Legendary guitarist for The Smiths, Johnny Marr recently performed several classics plus some of his new songs in the intimate setting of Apogee Studio. We’ll broadcast highlights from the evening on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

Tuesday, November 19, Crowded House founder and solo artist Neil Finn is currently finishing a new recording. He’ll treat us to a new song when he performs on Morning Becomes Eclectic with guest host Chris Douridas at 11:15am.

Thursday, November 21, Award-winning Malian singer, songwriter and guitarist Rokia Traore will join us for a live solo performance on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

Monday, November 25, The Robert Glasper Experiment picked up a Grammy Award for Best R&B album earlier this year. They’re back with a new album and a whole new vision. We’ll catch up with them when they join Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

Monday, December 2, From early rave classics in the UK to the infections rhythms of his new album, Nightmares on Wax, aka George Evelyn, has had enduring success as a major force in modern electronica. He’ll showcase some new tracks live on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.


Mon, November 18, Ben Harper at Walt Disney Concert Hall
Thurs, November 21, Andrew Bird at Campbell Hall at UC Santa Barbara
Sat, November 30, Jon Hopkins and Clark at the Echoplex
Fri, December 13, Jeff Tweedy at The Granada Theatre in Santa Barbara
Fri, December 13, Jagwar Ma at the El Rey Theatre
Sat, December 14, Cate Le Bon at the Bootleg Theatre
Tues, December 17, Buika at Club Nokia
Wed, December 18, King Krule at the Fonda
Thurs, December 19, Andrew Bird at The Cathedral Sanctuary at Immanuel Presbyterian Church
Sat, February 15, Thao and the Get Down Stay Down at the El Rey Theatre
Fri, February 28, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. at the El Rey Theatre
Sat, March 1, Lord Huron at the Fonda