The Black Keys, The Postelles, Dum Dum Girls and more on KCRW

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Upcoming Live Performances on MORNING BECOMES ECLECTIC with host JASON BENTLEY

Monday, December 5, We’ll air a special preview with The Black Keys as Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney unveil tracks from their highly anticipated release El Camino. Tune in to for new work from The Black Keys on Morning Becomes Eclectic in the 10 o’clock hour.

Tuesday, December 6, The Postelles deliver pop songs with a propulsive groove when they make their Morning Becomes Eclectic debut at 11:15am.

Wednesday, December 7, Southern California’s Dum Dum Girls recall the echo-drenched sound of 60’s girl bands, but are inspired by a wide range of female artists. We’ll check in with these fabulous four when they join Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

Thursday, December 8, UK pop band The Kooks have an irresistible charm. They’ve had us hooked since their early releases and their new tunes are just as compelling. We look forward to hearing them on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.

Monday, December 12, Jesse Sykes and the Sweet Hereafter put on spellbinding performances that merge folk and psychedelia. Their music is filled with sorrow, darkness and spirituality and we’ll experience it live when they join Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.


Fri, December 8, The Clift Sessions with Nosaj Thing at The Redwood Room and Velvet Room in San Francisco.


Tues, December 6,
Michael Kiwanuka at the Hotel Café.
Tues, December 6, Bombino at the Mint.
Sat, December 10, Jesse Sykes and The Sweet Hereafter at the Bootleg.
Mon, December 12, Dinosaur Jr. in performance and conversation with KCRW DJ Henry Rollins at the Samueli Theatre in Costa Mesa.
Tues, December 13, Jose James with DJ sets by Aaron Byrd and Anthony Valadez at Zanzibar.
Wed, December 14, The Peach Kings at the Bootleg Theatre.
Thurs, December 15, Boom Bip at the Satellite.
Thurs, December 22, Stones Throw 15 Anniversary show with Peanut Butter Wolf, Dam-Funk, Mayer Hawthorne, Madlib and special guests at Exchange L.A.
Sat, December 31, Twenty Twelve A NYE Celebration at the Viceroy Hotel.
Fri, January 6, Meshell Ndegeocello at the El Rey.
Tues, January 24, Wilco at the Hollywood Palladium.
Wed, January 25, The Alabama Shakes at the Troubadour.
Thurs, February 2, Gotye at the El Rey Theatre.
Wed, February 8, Jóhann Jóhannsson at the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever.
Tues, March 20, Sharon Van Etten at the Avalon.
Mon, April 16, Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 at Campbell Hall at UCSB.