A Global Exploration of Sounds.
Aaron Byrd takes you on musical journey around the world, exploring sounds from the favelas of Brazil to the Taureg culture of Timbuktu, all in search of the perfect groove.
In the wake of Aretha Franklin's passing, Aaron Byrd paid tribute to the Queen of Soul with a special two-hour set of her classic music.
Aug. 17, 2018
When the country endures tragedies like the ones we’ve experienced the last couple of days, I feel it is my responsibility to use my platform to reflect the sentiments of many.
Jul. 8, 2016
I had the pleasure of having my man Jason Valerio, better known as Trackademicks, stop by for a guest dj set.
May. 6, 2011
Feb. 18, 2010
KCRW DJs delve into the newly digitized music archive. With this new
system, it is now as easy for DJs to play rare and obscure pieces as
the latest releases. Listen as they explore the old and the new in
this KCRW music special.
Jun. 6, 2008
LA based indie pop boy band mmmonika are extra lovable for showcasing their vulnerable side as they express hard emotions via "Swamp Time!."
Nov. 22from Today's Top Tune
The National are celebrating Record Store Day Black Friday (November 29) with Juicy Sonic Magic -- a complete recording of their two-night stand at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley last…
Nov. 21from Morning Becomes Eclectic
Exploring Berlin's influence on Techno, Electro and left field culture.
Nov. 21from Brave New Rave
KCRW's signature daily music show. New releases, live performances, and interviews.
Henry Rollins hosts a mix of all kinds, from all over and all time.
The hypnotic pulse of current & classic dance music, including exclusive guest mixes.
Unexpected choices in progressive pop and new rhythms.
Nov 30Lodge Room
Dec 12The Mayan
Dec 16Lodge Room
KCRW's signature music program featuring new releases, live performances, and interviews. Listen through the close of 2019 for a rotating cast of DJs
Taking a leap of faith into the unknown is what prompted the Brooklyn duo Overcoats to base their song on the tarot card "The Fool."
Nov. 21from Today's Top Tune
Anthony Valadez sits in for Jeremy Sole.
Nov. 21from Jeremy Sole
Future beats and a mind-melting mix of fuzz, bass, and funk.
Nov. 20from Travis Holcombe
Garth Trinidad hosts a progressive mix of soul, hip-hop, and world rhythms. Listen On-Demand to the latest show.
Nov. 20from Garth Trinidad
There’s some deep history between Xenia Rubinos and Pan Caliente. The artist just released a 'double single' and Jose Galvan has the inside scoop.
Nov. 20from Music News
Claude Fontaine is an LA native, who followed her heart to London and ended up falling in love with reggae, bossa nova and Brazilian tropicalia.
Nov. 20from Morning Becomes Eclectic
Forfun, the new EP by experimental Argentine artist Juana Molina came about after an airline lost her band's backline right before a big festival show.
Nov. 20from Today's Top Tune