Today's Top Tune

Today's Top Tune

A weekday download of standout songs, including advance releases, exclusive live tracks recorded at KCRW, remixes, and an introduction to new artists on our radar.


Ceci Bastida expresses her interest in global issues around migration and the oppressed by inviting Palestinian rapper Tamer Nafar to join her on “Corre,” or Spanish for “run.”

Subtle and evocative, Norway’s Kings of Convenience return to share their first new studio album in 12 years as they continue to create lilting melodies and a mellifluous sound only…

Twin Shadow takes a sonic shift on his new self-titled album, flexing soul and funk grooves as he embraces his Domin i can heritage. “Is There Any Love” overflows with joyous vibes.

The prolific and weirdly wonderful King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard put together their eighteenth album to date, ‘Butterfly 3000,’ by recording in isolation at each of the six members'…

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Carrie Brownstein and Corin Tucker, better known as Sleater-Kinney, got down to business in 2020 and recorded an album in their Portland homebase with local musicians.

Disco-funk architects Chromeo have missed bringing us together on the dancefloor during the pandemic, so they’ve pieced together some of the brightest moments from their 2018-2019…

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