Charra Cook

KCRW Staff

Special Projects Manager & Associate Producer, Music Department

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Last year, Bartees Strange extolled his favorite band The National via an EP of covers. Strange’s debut album is a startling contrast to that work with “Mustang” at its epicenter.

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Even as in-person school instruction remains on hold, high school and other youth sports have the green light to resume in much of the state.

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Whitney Houston sang backup at 14. Jimi Hendrix performed as the hired guitarist for Little Richard and The Isley Brothers.

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The Ballona Wetlands are juxtaposed against busy streets and tech companies. The area is a small, serene stretch of marsh, mud flats and birds.

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Growing up on LA radio, Anthony had a fixation for shouts outs and dedications. Art Laboe connected distant lovers with oldies to young lovers sitting by their radios.

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Future beats and a mind-melting mix of fuzz, bass, and funk. Served fresh nightly.

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Future beats and a mind-melting mix of fuzz, bass, and funk. Served fresh nightly.

from Travis Holcombe

Indoor museums are still closed — while malls, tattoo shops, hair and nail salons have been open since Gov. Gavin Newsom lifted parts of the state’s stay-at-home order last month.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand