Lo-Fang, Kins, Jetta and More on KCRW This Week

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Upcoming Live Performances on MORNING BECOMES ECLECTIC with host JASON BENTLEY

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.

Thursday, February 27, Liverpool singer Jetta is attracting a lot of attention for her soulful performances and she plays a stripped down set for us on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

Monday, March 3, Austrian electronic duo Richard Dorfmeister and Rupert Huber aka Tosca celebrate their latest release “Odeon” with a compelling live set on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

Tuesday, March 4, LA’s own Nick Waterhouse is everywhere! If you haven’t heard his songs on KCRW, you’ve likely heard them on any number of TV ads. He evokes a juicy mix of R&B, jazz and soul and you can hear it live on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

Thursday, March 6, Mercury Prize nominees Wild Beasts provide soaring sonics on their new album. We’re delighted to capture them in a live session when they return to Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.


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 6, First Fridays with performances from Son Lux and San Fermin and special guests Wild Up plus a DJ set from KCRW’s own Anthony Valadez at the Natural History Museum
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, April 25, The National with Portugal. The Man at The Santa Barbara Bowl
Sat, April 26, Desert Daze featuring performances by Blonde Redhead, The Raveonettes, Liars, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Allah-Las and more at Sunset Ranch Oasis in Mecca
Tues, May 6, Rodrigo y Gabriela at the Orpheum Theatre
Wed, May 7, Rodrigo y Gabriela at the Hollywood Palladium
Thurs, May 8, Tycho at The Fonda
Wed, May 28, Elbow at the WIltern
Fri, July 11, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds at the Shrine Auditorium