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How much do (do do do do do) you think the soprano knows about the hit children's song <em>Baby Shark?</em> We'll find out.
The band couldn't afford instruments. So they made their own out of scavenged items, like kitchen pots and air-conditioner parts. On their U.S. tour, they stopped by NPR's Tiny Desk.
<em>Los Tigres del Norte at Folsom Prison</em>, a new Netflix documentary, shows the power of music to heal.
The veteran rockers talk about the benefits of the nontraditional way they've chosen to record and support their latest studio album, <em>Thrashing Thru The Passion. </em>
<em>The Sun Still Burns Here</em> premiered earlier this month in Seattle and will be performed on select dates in New York, Minneapolis and Boston.
"I Feel for You" was a smash for Chaka Khan in 1984. Five years earlier, it existed only as a solo demo by a 20-year-old Prince.
Formed in 1966, the group's music is inspired by Caribbean rhythms and the musical tradition of Panama.
One week after releasing a record-shattering studio debut, the Atlanta native brings a glowing R&B set to the Tiny Desk.
As the voice of Chairlift, Caroline Polachek crisscrossed indie and mainstream tastes. Her solo LP adds digital flex to that voice, melding real and "enhanced" performance into one penetrating force.
One of the highlights at the day-long concert celebrating Latin American music was a performance by Kevin Johansen from Buenos Aires.
"Pluto Projector" is the second single from Rex's upcoming album <em>Pony</em>.
The golden-masked house hero Claptone has become one of the biggest names in electronic music even as he remains in the shadows.
Oct. 19from Metropolis
Henry Rollins hosts a mix of all kinds, from all over and all time.
Oct. 18from Henry Rollins
Aaron Byrd has selections for your weekend from Kim Gordon's solo album, Lee "Scratch" Perry collaborating with Brian Eno and two new global artists.
Oct. 18from Music News
KCRW's signature daily music show. New releases, live performances, and interviews.
The hypnotic pulse of current & classic dance music, including exclusive guest mixes.
Unexpected choices in progressive pop and new rhythms.
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.
Oct. 18from Aaron Byrd
Leisure sounds like they were born on the beaches of their native New Zealand. They set up shop in makeshift recording rooms and let the ideas flow.
Oct. 18from Today's Top Tune
Future beats and a mind-melting mix of fuzz, bass, and funk.
Oct. 17from Travis Holcombe
Garth Trinidad hosts a progressive mix of soul, hip-hop, and world rhythms. Listen On-Demand to the latest show.
Oct. 17from Garth Trinidad
Exploring Berlin's influence on Techno, Electro and left field culture.
Oct. 17from Brave New Rave
Rocktober continues in and around Southern California. We'll see you out there!
Oct. 17from Music News
KCRW's signature music program featuring new releases, live performances, and interviews. Listen through the close of 2019 for a rotating cast of DJs
Oct. 17from Morning Becomes Eclectic
John Moses sits in for Jeremy.
Oct. 17from Jeremy Sole