KCRW Music 2014: By the Numbers

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KCRW Music 2014: By the Numbers

We crunched the numbers to bring you the most popular MBE sessions and more, as chosen by our listeners.

Most Watched Morning Becomes Eclectic Sessions: (On Demand, not including live streaming!)

1. Pixies
2. Tune-Yards
3. Rodrigo y Gabriela (Apogee Studio Session)
4. Caribou
5. Crystal Method

Most Listened-To Morning Becomes Eclectic Sessions:
(On Demand)

1. Spoon
2. Trentemoller
3. M Ward
4. Daniel Lanois
5. Mariachi El Bronx

We had nearly 15 million views on KCRW’s YouTube Channel in 2014!

Here were the top favorites.

Most Popular YouTube Singles:

1. Hozier performing “Take Me To Church” with 725,023 views
2. “The Moon Song” from “Her”, Performed by Karen O, Spike Jonze and KK Barrett, with 283,227 views
3. Future Islands performing “Seasons (Waiting On You)” with 211,354 views
4. Phantogram performing “Fall In Love” with 192,382 views
5. Chet Faker performing “1998” with 160,059 views

Most Downloaded Today’s Top Tune:

1. Laura Mvula:  “Sing to the Moon” – 8,686 downloads
2. Queens of the Stone Age: “The Vampyre of Time and Memory” – 8,662 downloads
3. Atlas Genius:  “Centred on You” — 8,307 downloads
4. Indians: “I Am Haunted (Jason Lytle Remix)” — 7,867 downloads
5. Iron and Wine: “Grace for Saints and Ramblers” — 7,300 downloads

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Most Popular Guest DJ Project Episodes (via on-demand streams)

1. Kari Byron
2. Duff Goldman
3. Bill Nye
4. Jesse Thorn
5. Jamie Lee Curtis