Music Special Programming

Music Special Programming

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Special live performances, interviews and more.

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LA singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist shey baba has been quietly working in relative isolation patiently crafting his forthcoming debut for the past two years.

It's a new day in the world of Ty Segall, and every truly new day means another truly great song!

Jason Bentley interviews Danger Mouse and Sam Cohen at SXSW 2017.

Eccentric, hilarious and endlessly creative, Reggie Watts is truly one of a kind.

A jazz interpretation of the American opera Porgy and Bess debuts this weekend at the New Vic Theater in Santa Barbara. KCRW's Larry Perel spoke with the starring actors about the…

Classically trained pianist Holly Bowling has spent the last few years re-imagining the music of two legendary bands: the Grateful Dead and Phish.

KCRW Sweepstakes winner Marilyn is joined by KCRW's Garth Trinidad for a one-of-a-kind shopping experience at Amoeba Records in Hollywood.

This one-hour Christmas night (7-8pm) special captures Washington National Cathedral's annual performance of Handel's 'Messiah.'

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The latest show from Morning Becomes Eclectic, hosted by Jason Bentley. New releases, artists, live performances, and artist interviews. At KCRW.com.

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J-E-T-S is what happens when two versatile producers - Detroit's electro-funk guru Jimmy Edgar and hit maker Travis Stewart aka Machinedrum - combine their talents.

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Jason Kramer features 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…

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Jordan Rakei has become a steady beacon of the soulful and intimate music coming out of the London music scene. At 27 years old, he's 3 albums into his goal of 5 by the age of 30.

Listen: Jordan Rakei brings his genre-hopping sound to MBE for a live session

Jordan Rakei has become a steady beacon of the soulful and intimate music coming out of the London music scene. At 27 years old, he's 3 albums into his goal of 5 by the age of 30.

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

Legend, the signature compilation album from Bob Marley & The Wailers,   has just turned 35. This best-selling reggae album of all-time sounds as fresh as ever.

Bob Marley’s 'Legend' gets a special 35th anniversary reissue

Legend, the signature compilation album from Bob Marley & The Wailers,   has just turned 35. This best-selling reggae album of all-time sounds as fresh as ever.

from Music News

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…

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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…

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Back in the 80's, The Alarm was part of a fraternity of British rock bands that made their way to U.S. shores.

The Alarm & Mike Peters: “Brighter Than The Sun”

Back in the 80's, The Alarm was part of a fraternity of British rock bands that made their way to U.S. shores.

from Today's Top Tune

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

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

from Travis Holcombe

Garth Trinidad hosts a progressive mix of soul, hip-hop, and world rhythms. Listen On-Demand to the latest show.

Latest Show

Garth Trinidad hosts a progressive mix of soul, hip-hop, and world rhythms. Listen On-Demand to the latest show.

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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

Homegrown in Los Angeles, Local Natives have been on our radar since their debut album "Gorilla Manor" in 2010.

Local Natives perform music from new album 'Violet Street' live on MBE

Homegrown in Los Angeles, Local Natives have been on our radar since their debut album "Gorilla Manor" in 2010.

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