Tag Archives: KCRW

Bill Hader

I’ve always loved Bill Hader, comedian ever since I first saw him do his impression of Vincent Price.  I’ve now become a fan of his taste in music. He recently did a guest DJ spot on KCRW and talked about his love of both punk and RUSH and mentioned Nomeansno.  I’d never heard of them and pulled […]

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Summer Shows

This weekend is full of free shows courtesy of KCRW Thursday: KCRW AND THE HAMMER MUSEUM PRESENT Poolside + Carlos Nino & Friends + KCRW DJ Aaron Byrd Santa Monica Pier Twilight Concert Mayer Hawthorne, Alina Baraz,Jason Bentley (KCRW DJ) Saturday, July 9 EDWARD SHARPE AND THE MAGNETIC ZEROS IMARHAN+ KCRW DJ JASON BENTLEY Annenberg Space […]

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Dylan and Public Radio

Yesterday was Dylan’s 75th birthday and as WXPN’s David Dye mentioned, “It sure is nice to celebrate someone’s contribution to pop culture while they’re still around”.  It’s a nice treat that only public radio can do A number of stations including WXPN in Philadelphia and WUMB in Boston celebrated by playing non-stop Dylan music.  KCRW in […]

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I had the good fortune to find myself at the Non-Commvention last week in Philadelphia. It’s held at the WXPN studios and it’s where all the taste makers at music discovery radio stations discovery new music/old music and everything in between. Documenting the artist showcases is Vuhaus. They’ve been around a year now and they […]

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Get Out

  Summer officially begins this weekend which means that here in Los Angeles, radio station KCRW seemingly takes over and is everywhere.  Want proof? Friday, at California Plaza. World music chanteuse Angelique Kidjo brings her music stylings to downtown LA.  What a treat to hear her under the stars at this free event. Saturday, Summer Nights […]

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