Morning Becomes Eclectic

Morning Becomes Eclectic

KCRW's signature music program features new releases, live performances, and artist interviews hosted by Anthony Valadez & Novena Carmel.

When you think of two turntables and a mixer, you probably think of something classic. Maybe 90’s hip-hop? A mash up maybe?

Last week, we embarked on the road back to live performances and interviews at KCRW with the great Celeste .

If you’ve seen “The Trial of the Chicago Seven,” you’ve heard her gorgeous song “Hear My Voice,” which is in the running for Best Original Song at the Oscars this month’s.

Tokyo’s Nana Yamato, at the age of 16, just released a brilliant bedroom pop album titled Before Sunrise.

There’s no doubt much of the new music we enjoy today was a result of the pandemic. Wake up, put the coffee or tea on, and let's explore them together!

Happy Monday! We’ll listen to new releases and timeless favorites to help you ease into a new week.

The 1973 classic and innovative Senagalese film TOUKI BOUKI is the story of Mory, a charismatic cowherd and his student friend Anta who skip town on a motorcycle mounted with a…

What makes a great song? The hook? Moving lyrics? Maybe the keys or horns that you hum through-out the day? The bass? But what if a song doesn’t actually have a bass line?