Spike Jonze, Karen O and More on KCRW This Week

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Upcoming Live Performances on MORNING BECOMES ECLECTIC with host JASON BENTLEY

Thursday, February 13, Spike Jonze, Karen O, and production designer KK Barrett will stop by to chat with Jason Bentley about the film “Her”, as well as a performance of the Oscar-nominated “The Moon Song”.

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.

Wednesday, February 19, KCRW favorite Moby joins us at guest DJ on the eve of his photographic exhibit culled from on his album Innocents at Project Gallery. Moby shares insights into his photos when he joins Morning Becomes Eclectic in the 10 o’clock hour.

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.


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
Sun, February 23, theLIFT’S 4 year anniversary with Gilles Peterson, Jeremy Sole and Wiseacre at the Mayan
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 plud 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
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
Fri, July 11, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds at the Shrine Auditorium


Fri, February 21, theLIFT’s 4 year anniversary with Gilles Peterson, Jeremy Sole and Wiseacre at Mighty in San Francisco