Music

KCRW's signature music program features new releases, live performances, and artist interviews guest hosted by Anne Litt.

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

Featuring selections that range from carefully curated music from around the world with unique gems and quality tracks that will satisfy the needs of even the most discerning music…

from Jason Kramer

Featured Shows

LA singer-songwriter and poet Dana Williams met Michael Jackson as a child when she accompanied her famous guitar playing father David Williams to the studio.

Dana Williams: ‘Knife’

LA singer-songwriter and poet Dana Williams met Michael Jackson as a child when she accompanied her famous guitar playing father David Williams to the studio.

from Today's Top Tune

Future beats and a mind-melting mix of fuzz, bass, and funk.

Latest Show

Future beats and a mind-melting mix of fuzz, bass, and funk.

from Travis Holcombe

KCRW's In Residence sessions feature storytelling performances and commentary from some of our favorite artists.

In Residence: Blake Mills comes full circle with Sound City Studios

KCRW's In Residence sessions feature storytelling performances and commentary from some of our favorite artists.

from Music Special Programming

The album   Inner City Review   by The George Semper Orchestra has long been out of print after its 100 copy pressing in 1973.

The George Semper Orchestra: ‘Got To Find A Way To Make Some Money’

The album Inner City Review by The George Semper Orchestra has long been out of print after its 100 copy pressing in 1973.

from Today's Top Tune

KCRW's all-music channel Eclectic24, blending the collected talents and tastes of KCRW's DJs into a single voice. Free music streaming 24/7 at KCRW.com.

Eclectic 24

KCRW's all-music channel Eclectic24, blending the collected talents and tastes of KCRW's DJs into a single voice. Free music streaming 24/7 at KCRW.com.

from Eclectic 24

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

Latest Show

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

from The Fink + Forty Show

Valida seamlessly blends a variety of music styles that include: indie rock, house, electro, disco, world rhythms, golden-era hip-hop, and some classic 80s, pop, punk, and reggae…

Valida's playlist, July 13, 2020

Valida seamlessly blends a variety of music styles that include: indie rock, house, electro, disco, world rhythms, golden-era hip-hop, and some classic 80s, pop, punk, and reggae…

from Valida

The debut album by Jonah Yano came out on Father’s Day this year, and that’s no  accident.

Jonah Yano: ‘Shoes’ feat. Tatsuya Muraoka

The debut album by Jonah Yano came out on Father’s Day this year, and that’s no  accident.

from Today's Top Tune

Unearthing new discoveries, remixes and rarities, b-sides and lost classics.

Dan Wilcox's playlist, July 12, 2020

Unearthing new discoveries, remixes and rarities, b-sides and lost classics.

from Dan Wilcox

Thanks for listening. Stay safe STAY FANATIC!!!

KCRW Broadcast 589

Thanks for listening. Stay safe STAY FANATIC!!!

from Henry Rollins

Novena Carmel, your neighbor with the flavor, serves up a fresh sample platter of timely and timeless soul, global funk, and tasty multi-genre grooves, old and new.

Sunday's Latest Show

Novena Carmel, your neighbor with the flavor, serves up a fresh sample platter of timely and timeless soul, global funk, and tasty multi-genre grooves, old and new.

from Novena Carmel

Raul Campos hosts deep rhythms and urban soul with a Latin twist.

Sunday's Latest Show

Raul Campos hosts deep rhythms and urban soul with a Latin twist.

from Raul Campos

John can’t come to the phone right now, but his message machine is overflowing with music recommendations from specials guests across the creative spectrum.

John Moses' Message Machine - Episode 4

John can’t come to the phone right now, but his message machine is overflowing with music recommendations from specials guests across the creative spectrum.

from The Lab

From French Electronic composer Rone’s latest to a streak of deep Afro House, your Metropolis fix is here.

Latest Show

From French Electronic composer Rone’s latest to a streak of deep Afro House, your Metropolis fix is here.

from Metropolis

Novena Carmel, your neighbor with the flavor, serves up a fresh sample platter of timely and timeless soul, global funk, and tasty multi-genre grooves, old and new.

Saturday's Latest Show

Novena Carmel, your neighbor with the flavor, serves up a fresh sample platter of timely and timeless soul, global funk, and tasty multi-genre grooves, old and new.

from Novena Carmel

Raul Campos hosts deep rhythms and urban soul with a Latin twist.

Saturday's Latest Show

Raul Campos hosts deep rhythms and urban soul with a Latin twist.

from Raul Campos

"Just Jazz" with LeRoy Downs. Downs' goal is to bring a varied sonic experience to jazz, while blending music, style, and culture.

LeRoy Downs' playlist, July 11, 2020

"Just Jazz" with LeRoy Downs. Downs' goal is to bring a varied sonic experience to jazz, while blending music, style, and culture.

from LeRoy Downs

Garth Trinidad hosts a progressive mix of soul, hip-hop, and world rhythms.

Garth Trinidad's playlist, July 10, 2020

Garth Trinidad hosts a progressive mix of soul, hip-hop, and world rhythms.

from Freeform

This week on Freeform Friday, we have the pleasure of welcoming musical force Aluna.

Freeform Fridays: Aluna’s music history lesson featuring emerging Black artists

This week on Freeform Friday, we have the pleasure of welcoming musical force Aluna.

from Freeform

An infectious harmony of varied sounds and melodies that bridge cultures and genres.

José Galván's playlist, July 10, 2020

An infectious harmony of varied sounds and melodies that bridge cultures and genres.

from Freeform

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

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

from Henry Rollins