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KCRW Music brings you a new on-air series “Freeform Fridays” featuring mixes from special guests and KCRW DJs.

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

KCRW welcomes Nick Monaco to our airwaves for a Freeform guest DJ set.

Broken beats and soulful key chords, from yesterday's dusty drums to tomorrow's sounds.

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

This week on Freeform Friday, KCRW is thrilled to welcome Yukimi Nagano, the brilliant frontwoman for Swedish electro-pop headliners Little Dragon.

New releases in all genres.

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

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

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