Best New Music

Henry Rollins hosts a mix of all kinds, from all over and all time.

from Henry Rollins

Aaron Byrd is back with an excellent surprise release from KCRW favorite KAYTRANADA, plus new work from producers Def Sound and Shiva.

from Music News

It may be Friday the thirteenth, but it's your lucky day because RÜFÜS DU SOL decided to remix Foals "The Runner," turning the song into an epic EDM jam.

Foals - "The Runner" (RÜFÜS DU SOL Remix)

It may be Friday the thirteenth, but it's your lucky day because RÜFÜS DU SOL decided to remix Foals "The Runner," turning the song into an epic EDM jam.

from Today's Top Tune

Anna Wise was a Grammy Award winning musician and producer even before her debut album, thanks to her work with Kendrick Lamar.

Anna Wise: “Count My Blessings” featuring Denzel Curry

Anna Wise was a Grammy Award winning musician and producer even before her debut album, thanks to her work with Kendrick Lamar.

from Today's Top Tune

4-time Latin Grammy winner Alex Cuba is back with an acoustic album that is replete with his characteristic optimism.

Alex Cuba: 'Y Si Mañana' featuring Omara Portuondo

4-time Latin Grammy winner Alex Cuba is back with an acoustic album that is replete with his characteristic optimism.

from Today's Top Tune

In 2016, Andy Shauf's debut album made several of KCRW' DJ's Top 10 lists, as did his side project Foxwarren this year.

Andy Shauf: “Try Again”

In 2016, Andy Shauf's debut album made several of KCRW' DJ's Top 10 lists, as did his side project Foxwarren this year.

from Today's Top Tune

Examining Berlin’s impact as the world’s uncontested center of cool.

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Examining Berlin’s impact as the world’s uncontested center of cool.

from The Fink + Forty Show

KCRW DJ Jason Kramer presents the latest Top 20. He's thrilled by new music from Moses Sumney, the new indie bedroom project Dayglow, Beck's return to KCRW and more.

KCRW Top 20 (12/2 - 12/8)

KCRW DJ Jason Kramer presents the latest Top 20. He's thrilled by new music from Moses Sumney, the new indie bedroom project Dayglow, Beck's return to KCRW and more.

from Music News

LA-based Japanese/African-American artist UMI is able to crisscross different styles on her new EP through the lens of a mixed-race woman in the music industry.

UMI: “Love Affair”

LA-based Japanese/African-American artist UMI is able to crisscross different styles on her new EP through the lens of a mixed-race woman in the music industry.

from Today's Top Tune

Jose Galvan puts together a playlist of Pan Caliente's greatest hits from 2019. A wide-ranging collection with background and context.

Music For Your Weekend: Pan Caliente best of edition

Jose Galvan puts together a playlist of Pan Caliente's greatest hits from 2019. A wide-ranging collection with background and context.

from Music News

Milton Nascimento possesses one of the most recognizable voices in Brazlilian music.

Milton Nascimento: “Maria Maria”

Milton Nascimento possesses one of the most recognizable voices in Brazlilian music.

from Today's Top Tune

Madame Gandhi is a woman of many talents - she ran the London Marathon, has given a TED talk and is an activist dedicated to modern gender equality.  On "Top Knot Turn Up" she rolls up…

Madame Gandhi: “Top Knot Turn Up”

Madame Gandhi is a woman of many talents - she ran the London Marathon, has given a TED talk and is an activist dedicated to modern gender equality.  On "Top Knot Turn Up" she rolls up…

from Today's Top Tune

Berlin-based synth-punk band Mexican Radio hosts a one hour show featuring synth & post punk, Neue Deutsche Welle and New Wave artists.

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Berlin-based synth-punk band Mexican Radio hosts a one hour show featuring synth & post punk, Neue Deutsche Welle and New Wave artists.

from Mexican Radio Radio Show

Mondo Cozmo aka Josh Ostrander literally put blood, sweat and tears into his second full-length recording.

Mondo Cozmo: “Come On" (Radio Edit)

Mondo Cozmo aka Josh Ostrander literally put blood, sweat and tears into his second full-length recording.

from Today's Top Tune

Don’t get too cozy this holiday season, because you’ll miss some great live music. Plus, we announce a big weekend party with Innovative Leisure Records.

KCRW Presents: IL Weekender and shows you can’t miss this holiday season!

Don’t get too cozy this holiday season, because you’ll miss some great live music. Plus, we announce a big weekend party with Innovative Leisure Records.

from Music News

Wajatta - the duo of beat-boxer/comedian/musician Reggie Watts and electronic genius John Tejada - buoy us up with a vibrant new track called "Don't Let Get You Down."

Wajatta: “Don’t Let Get You Down”

Wajatta - the duo of beat-boxer/comedian/musician Reggie Watts and electronic genius John Tejada - buoy us up with a vibrant new track called "Don't Let Get You Down."

from Today's Top Tune

LOCOBEACH is the musical moniker of some of NYC's finest alt-Latin players.

LOCOBEACH: “Dream Of The Bellflower”

LOCOBEACH is the musical moniker of some of NYC's finest alt-Latin players.

from Today's Top Tune

Hailing from Leiden, the Netherlands, Kraak & Smaak is the playful alias for Oscar de Jong, Mark Kneppers and Wim Plug, a musically gifted trio who’ve been keeping fans across the…

Kraak & Smaak Mix

Hailing from Leiden, the Netherlands, Kraak & Smaak is the playful alias for Oscar de Jong, Mark Kneppers and Wim Plug, a musically gifted trio who’ve been keeping fans across the…

from Metropolis

Johnny Jewel and his band take years to perfect Chromatics sound, so after seven trips around the sun, we finally hear new work featuring their circuitous approach to music making.

Chromatics: “Twist The Knife”

Johnny Jewel and his band take years to perfect Chromatics sound, so after seven trips around the sun, we finally hear new work featuring their circuitous approach to music making.

from Today's Top Tune

Novena Carmel has carved up a  a fun, fulfilling, feel-good, thoughtful and inclusive Thanksgiving-themed playlist from her heart to yours.

Novena Carmel shares a feel-good and thoughtful Thanksgiving-themed playlist

Novena Carmel has carved up a  a fun, fulfilling, feel-good, thoughtful and inclusive Thanksgiving-themed playlist from her heart to yours.

from Music News