former prisoner and director
Former prisoner on death row, and the youngest ever on death row
Robert Scheer sits down with Gary Tyler to discuss his decades wrongly imprisoned and a film about a play he directed while in prison.
Sep. 30, 2016
from Scheer Intelligence
Serving in the California government can be demoralizing, so many of the state’s promising public officials have found greener pastures — and more power — in nonprofits.
from Zócalo's Connecting California
Fresh off releasing “Daydream Nation,” Sonic Youth stopped by KCRW to discuss Thurston Moore’s association with Glenn Branca, the band’s philosophy on good (and bad) reviews, and what Kim Gordon calls “the urban thrash thing.”
from Bent by Nature
The standard Netflix plan now costs $15.49 a month — 50 cents more than HBO Max. Some subscribers may cancel, but the price will likely continue to rise as Netflix grows.
from Hollywood Breakdown
This week on The Treatment, Elvis welcomes Tabitha Jackson, Director of the Sundance Film Festival. This year’s festival has shifted to an online format because of the pandemic.
from The Treatment
A new podcast spearheaded by renowned interpreter Sharon Choi questions whether justice was served after three people were found murdered in a Koreatown apartment nearly two decades…
from KCRW Features
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for January 14, 2022.
from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
With a penchant for design, Corinne Mynatt became obsessed with discovering the history and functions of kitchen tools from flea markets around the world.
from Good Food
Modern sports palaces like SoFi Stadium, home to Super Bowl LVI, make us more disconnected, says commentator Joe Mathews.
Newly minted LA Opera conductor Lina González-Granados often works with young singers outside of performance halls and says the LA Opera does a good job of bringing music to other…
from KCRW Features