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Audible Ticks to the Clocks

Posted November 25, 2014 by | 1 Comment | 760 views]
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Good morning and good afternoon,If you’re a regular listener to Morning Edition and All Things Considered, you’ve probably noticed some changes in how these programs sound: Specifically, shifts in the times when you hear news updates and underwriting credits.The alterations are part of a nationwide project to update the two signature NPR programs based on an extensive series of audience surveys and internal discussions. …

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KCRW’s November Volunteer of the Month

Posted November 24, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 231 views]
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I’ve been working with Maggie Marion in the newsroom for almost a year now. She’s one of the most dedicated volunteers I’ve seen at KCRW. Her exuberant personality helps relieve some of the deadline-induced stress of the newsroom, and she also knows about all the web series worth watching. She should be volunteer of the century, but KCRW won’t let me nominate her for that, …

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Remembering a KCRW Great: Charlene Johnson

Posted October 31, 2014 by | 7 Comments | 3,330 views]
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A letter to the staff from Jennifer Ferro, President of KCRW:
It’s with the heaviest of  hearts that I have to let you know that Charlene Johnson, KCRW’s Director of Member Services, passed away yesterday afternoon.
This is both unexpected and shocking to all of us who have grown to know and love working with her through these many years.For those of you who didn’t know …

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Connect With Our DJs

Posted October 30, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 513 views]
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So everyone’s got a favorite DJ. Who’s yours? Have you been wanting to connect with them? Send them a song you like?

Some of our DJs even have awesome mailing lists you can subscribe to!

Here’s all the ways you can find them and always know what fun stuff they’re up to:

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Finalists for KCRW’s Masquerade Costume Contest Announced!

Posted October 29, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 2,164 views]
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This past Saturday, hundreds gathered to kick off Halloween early at the Legendary Park Plaza Hotel for KCRW’s 6th annual Masquerade.
As always, the costumes were a highlight of the night.
To celebrate, we asked TOKiMONSTA and KCRW’s own Jason Bentley to each judge a category for our Costume Contest, and they’ve shared their finalists with us. Head over to our Facebook page this Friday to find out who the winners …

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September Volunteer of the Month: Shawniece Swain

Posted September 30, 2014 by | 2 Comments | 357 views]
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If you’ve spent any time here at KCRW you’ve probably worked with Shawniece Swain and seen her beaming, smiling face and felt her outgoing personality and warmth. I honestly see her everywhere… out at KCRW events, running the food crew during the membership drive, in studio with the DJ’s. — you could even say she embodies the spirit of the damn place!
Where did you grow up …

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Update Your Info: The Membership Drive is Coming!

Posted September 3, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 363 views]
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Our Membership Drive is coming soon, and if you’re planning on renewing your subscription or donating a little extra to get an exciting thank you gift, now’s the time to contact us. Make sure your address is up to date to cut down the shipping time. Don’t wait, give us a call now!
Membership Department:
310-314-4635
or
Membership@kcrw.org

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KCRW’s August Volunteer of the Month!

Posted August 27, 2014 by | 1 Comment | 287 views]
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It’s actually a happy coincidence that KCRW volunteer August Larson happened to be picked August Volunteer of the Month. Right? Well let me tell you a little something about August: he’s a real stand-up guy. He’s always jumping into new projects and signing up to cover music shows whenever openings pop up. You can tell he is a big KCRW fan.. he’s got the …

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KCRW’s July Volunteer of the Month

Posted July 22, 2014 by | 1 Comment | 574 views]
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If you’ve been to our events and stopped by our booth lately, you’ve no doubt met Hannah Hylen. A shining star in our Summer Marketing Internship, she signs up for everything and can’t wait to have a chat with you at our free summer events. Look for her constant smile and positivity and you’ll know why Hannah embodies the KCRW spirit! 
Where did you grow …

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KCRW Wins Numerous Awards

Posted July 9, 2014 by | 1 Comment | 814 views]
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A note from KCRW’s Program Director, Gary Scott:
 
KCRW took home a few awards at June’s L.A. Press Club gala – Saul Gonzalez was recognized as the top radio journalist of the year, Bob Carlson’s UnFictional created the best radio documentary, Avishay Artsy and Darby Maloney won for best use of sound in a feature, independent producer Carolina Miranda took first for a story she …

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