Marion Hodges

Marion Hodges

Assistant Producer, KCRW Music Department

Marion Hodges is an Assistant Producer for KCRW's Music Department. In addition to editing and shaping audio for KCRW’s Live From series, you’ll find her working closely on all manner of projects for FREAKS ONLY, frequently contributing writing to kcrw.com and our Music Insider newsletter, and assembling the weekly Top 30 Chart of KCRW’s most played records.

Prior to holding this position, she was an on-air DJ and host for KCRW (2009 - 2019), and production assistant for Season 1 of Lost Notes. In the past, she served as co-producer and resident DJ for the monthly storytelling night Radio Picture Show, offered music programming services for the vintage clothing pop-up event A Current Affair, and is part of the alumni roster of the all female DJ booking service Prism DJs. Her writing has appeared in Buzz Bands LA, and Radio Free Silver Lake.

Marion Hodges on KCRW

Helado Negro’s eighth LP “PHASOR” is a clear KCRW favorite.

KCRW’s Top 30 chart: Helado Negro’s unstoppable force

Helado Negro’s eighth LP “PHASOR” is a clear KCRW favorite.

The luxurious soundscapes of Helado Negro’s “PHASOR” send him hurtling to the top; Beth Gibbons (Portishead) announces her debut(!) solo LP.

KCRW’s Top 30: Helado Negro’s ‘PHASOR’ + Beth Gibbons’ solo debut

The luxurious soundscapes of Helado Negro’s “PHASOR” send him hurtling to the top; Beth Gibbons (Portishead) announces her debut(!) solo LP.

The verdict is in: Justice and Tame Impala are an unstoppable combo.

KCRW’s Top 30 chart: Jan. 29 – Feb. 4, 2024

The verdict is in: Justice and Tame Impala are an unstoppable combo.

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Fanatic! I hope you’ve had a great week and getting some listening done. Here are some of the records I’ve been checking out.

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Fanatic! I hope you had a good week with lots of music listened to.

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Fanatic. I hope you haven’t been stuck at an airport, on a highway or a crowded family setting that’s hard to endure.

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Fanatic! I don’t know where you are but I hope the weather isn’t too challenging.

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Fanatic! I hope you had a great week and you liked last week’s show. I’ve listened to all these tracks as a mix tape and I think we’ve got a good show.

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Justice picks up mega-support for “One Night/All Night (Feat. Tame Impala)” and “Generator,” their two(!) new singles ahead of forthcoming LP “Hyperdrama.”

Fanatic! A lot of new music tonight. I’ve been trying to put a dent in all the new records that have come in since I was on tour. It’s a great problem to have.

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Indie giants Wilco play cuts from their Cate Le Bon-produced 13th studio LP “Cousin” live from Bob Clearmountain’s Apogee Studio.

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