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.


In 2016, Andy Shauf's debut album made several of KCRW' DJ's Top 10 lists, as did his side project Foxwarren this year.

LA-based Japanese/African-American artist UMI is able to crisscross different styles on her new EP through the lens of a mixed-race woman in the music industry.

Milton Nascimento possesses one of the most recognizable voices in Brazlilian music.

Madame Gandhi is a woman of many talents - she ran the London Marathon, has given a TED talk and is an activist dedicated to modern gender equality.  On "Top Knot Turn Up" she rolls up…

Mondo Cozmo aka Josh Ostrander literally put blood, sweat and tears into his second full-length recording.

Wajatta - the duo of beat-boxer/comedian/musician Reggie Watts and electronic genius John Tejada - buoy us up with a vibrant new track called "Don't Let Get You Down."

LOCOBEACH is the musical moniker of some of NYC's finest alt-Latin players.

Johnny Jewel and his band take years to perfect Chromatics sound, so after seven trips around the sun, we finally hear new work featuring their circuitous approach to music making.