Tyler Hale

Tyler Hale

Digital Music Editor

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David Berman, the influential songwriter, poet, and force behind Silver Jews and Purple Mountains, died at age 52.

RIP David Berman: Personal reflections on Purple Mountains

David Berman, the influential songwriter, poet, and force behind Silver Jews and Purple Mountains, died at age 52.

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5-piece band Iguana Death Cult (Rotterdam, Netherlands)  concoct a frenzied mix of garage, psych, post-punk, and surf with slight hints of new wave.

Track Premiere: Introducing Innovative Leisure's Iguana Death Cult

5-piece band Iguana Death Cult (Rotterdam, Netherlands)  concoct a frenzied mix of garage, psych, post-punk, and surf with slight hints of new wave.

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KCRW announces today that Jason Bentley will complete his ten-year term as KCRW’s Music Director and host of Morning Becomes Eclectic.

Jason Bentley completing tenure as Music Director and host of MBE

KCRW announces today that Jason Bentley will complete his ten-year term as KCRW’s Music Director and host of Morning Becomes Eclectic.

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José Galván rounds up new releases from three distinctive artists.

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Aaron Byrd is fresh off a European DJ tour with some new cuts for your weekend.

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Influenced by her zodiac sign (Gemini), Madelene Eliasson uses the moniker Lonely Twin. "I Should've Told You" is a mellow jam that draws inspiration from the Swedish indie scene she…

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Nels Cline is best known for his work as Wilco's stellar guitarist, with Rolling Stone placing him as the 82nd best guitarist of all time.

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Iconic post-punk dance crew !!! keep the vibe high with the rumble of "Serbia Drums."

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Longtime power pop heroes Guided By Voices announce new album and premiere track on kcrw.com.

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Brothers Charlie, Alex and Mackenzie Spencer team up with the girl next door Kate Munshaw as Dizzy. A beguiling Canadian quartet that's not afraid to tap into pathos, we offer "Heavy."

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Austrian songwriter/producer filous teams up with LA-based singer/songwriter Ashe for the playful and poppy "Monday."

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Marco Benevento is a nimble artist who seems to be comfortable playing with just about anyone, including members of the Grateful Dead or Dan Auerbach.

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