Today's Top Tune

Today's Top Tune

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


While on tour in the early 70s, guitarist Hank Swarn had been writing and collecting songs.

Based in Sydney, 20-year-old indie pop player grentperez grew up listening to all sorts of music from The Beatles to Queen, which helped him fortify his falsetto.

Colombia’s Bomba Estéreo and Barcelona-based legend Manu Chao recently dropped a musical grenade with “Me Duele,” of which Bomba’s founder Simon Mejia says: "This song was created…

A first generation child of Mexican immigrants based in the Bay Area, San Cha took a break and stayed at her aunt’s farm back home to reimagine herself, and sees herself as a…

Named after NASA’s 1973 robotic space probe, LA’s psychedelic dance trio Pioneer 11 make music for a shapeshifting cosmos.

Nation of Language co-founder Aidan Noell may be applying her master’s degree in history to her solo work.

Earlier in the year, Moby launched his own record label, Always Centered at Night, as a sanctuary to house music that is more emotional and atmospheric.

Singer/songwriter and producer Anna Wise won a Grammy Award right out of the gate with her debut album “As If It Were Forever” in 2019.