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.


The duo behind Drama play off each other’s talents — producer Na'el Shehade brings a Chicago infused production to singer Via Rosa's sultry soulful delivery.

Indie-pop duo Tennis take refuge in their marriage and in making music together. While "Need Your Love" sounds upbeat, the story behind it is rooted in anger.

Dan Bejar aka Destroyer gave band mate John Collins a simple missive when producing his latest album, he said: "make it sound cool."

A keen observer of the world around him, Camilo Lara or Mexican Institute of Sound, has written a love letter dedicated to his beloved Mexico City in the form of an album.

Kiwi indie-pop force Yumi Zouma wrote "Cool For A Second" and almost scrapped it entirely.

Brazilian export Seu Jorge teams up with brother-in-arms Rogê - whose friendship dates back to their humble beginnings in Rio.

Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack - best known for over a decade as Wye Oak - returned to the studio in 2019, following a move to Durham, NC.

Happy Valentine's Day! No matter where you fall on the love spectrum, someone out there loves you, including us!