Brandon DeVine

KCRW Staff

Director, Membership Drive/Fringe Benefits

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Legendary songwriter, award-winning arranger, and multi-instrumentalist, Malcolm “Mac” Rebennack Jr., known to the greater music world as Dr. John, died Thursday. He was  77.

Remembering New Orleans legend Dr. John

Legendary songwriter, award-winning arranger, and multi-instrumentalist, Malcolm “Mac” Rebennack Jr., known to the greater music world as Dr. John, died Thursday. He was  77.

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There's a sartorial fashion choice that's dividing men and women across America: cargo shorts.

Pockets of frustration: The debate over cargo shorts

There's a sartorial fashion choice that's dividing men and women across America: cargo shorts.

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The inaugural eGames – a two-day, international computer gaming tournament – will take place alongside the Rio Olympics.

eGamer wear

The inaugural eGames – a two-day, international computer gaming tournament – will take place alongside the Rio Olympics.

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Jose Galvan takes a break from his January MBE hosting duties to cue up 3 tracks for you to put on repeat over the holiday weekend.

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