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The Mad Brand, a filmmaker, an author, and the Wizard of Oz

Posted February 14, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 465 views]
KK Barrett, Greg Goldin, Michael Govan, Madeleine Brand

“I think you can fall in love with someone on the air and not know they are real,” KK Barrett, production designer of Her.

This week, KCRW’s friends and family turned out for a party to celebrate Press Play’s launch.  Hosted by KCRW Champions Tim and Neda Disney in their contemporary Larchmont Village home, the event included a panel led by Press Play host Madeleine Brand …

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A Loving Tribute to Pam Leven

Posted February 7, 2014 by | 1 Comment | 1,186 views]
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KCRW and the world recently lost one heck of a woman named Pam Leven to a bicycle accident. We saw her friendly face for years during our subscription drives. She was a regular volunteer and a fan of the station, putting her time, money, and passion in our very grateful hands. It’s people like her who loved us, that inspire us to keep doing …

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Sol Angeles Pop Up Supports KCRW!

Posted February 7, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 1,013 views]
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Chill, “effortless California lifestyle” apparel purveyor, Sol Angeles, has set up a pop-up shop on Abbot Kinney. Go now through Saturday, 2/15, and use your KCRW Fringe Benefits card for a 10% discount on cute, comfy and functional tees, sweatshirts and more.
But wait, not only do you get your discount, but they will generously donate 10% of the pop-up proceeds to KCRW! How cool …

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KCRW Is…

Posted September 23, 2013 by | 3 Comments | 1,535 views]
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Last week, we asked for your help.
 

We wanted to make a word cloud for the Drive, but we needed you to submit “one word” that describes KCRW.

 
We had over 600 submissions via Facebook and Instagram… And, this is what you had to say!
 
KCRW is…
 

 

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Good Food Saturday – Donate 80 Meals Today!

Posted September 21, 2013 by | 0 Comments | 2,060 views]
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It’s Good Food Saturday!
 
TODAY, when you opt to give meals to the LA Regional Food Bank, your donation is DOUBLED!

That means you donate 80 meals!
 

 
KCRW members have already donated 320,000 meals to the LA Regional Food Bank!
 
Plus, donate by 6:00pm today, and select the LA Regional Food Bank, not only will you donate 80 meals, you’ll be entered into a sweepstakes for lunch with Good Food …

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Mapping KCRW Members Worldwide

Posted September 20, 2013 by | 5 Comments | 2,342 views]
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From Sydney to Shanghai, Brussels to Bermuda, KCRW members come from every corner of the globe!
 
The map below proves it. Each dot represents at least one KCRW member in each zip code, worldwide. You can click and drag the map, zoom in and check out the amazing geographic diversity of KCRW members.
 
Not a member? Join KCRW, and become part of our global community. #SupportKCRW
 

Add your …

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[Photo Contest] Share your KCRW Swagger for more KCRW Swag

Posted February 8, 2013 by | 35 Comments | 17,610 views]

Swag. Swagger. Steez. Style….. We’ve been tossing around all the hip-hopified synonyms we can drum up to capture the magic that happens when you guys hit the streets in your KCRW Member Swag.
Odds are good you’ve heard us stirring about on #KCRWswagger on the internets. The web team whipped up a great site for the magic to call home, but hey – the KCRW clans …

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Help! Jack Black is Eating our Music Library!

Posted August 23, 2012 by | 74 Comments | 17,535 views]

At first we were totally excited that Jack Black wanted to volunteer in our music library.
I mean, what a guy!  America’s sweetheart Jack Black in our little ol’ library, helping us stay organized.
It started like a normal shift.  He was sifting through the stacks of CDs, chatting with Eric J Lawrence about which was the best album from The Fall while he filed and …

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The Sensitive Side of Jason Bentley

Posted August 22, 2012 by | 7 Comments | 3,726 views]

 
Well move over Gosling…
The internet has a new sensitive guy-darling that is taking over everyone’s Facebook feed.  It’s our very own Jason Bentley.  You hear his velvety voice ease you into your work day on Morning Becomes Eclectic every morning.
Well (ladies) Jason has a message for you all.
May I present: Hey Girl – I’m Jason Bentley
 
 
Keep Jason Bentley and KCRW going strong by donating …

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#SupportKCRW for KCRW’s US OPEN Sweeps – during All Things Considered

Posted August 21, 2012 by | 110 Comments | 15,905 views]

Support KCRW’s All Things Considered Today!
 Anyone who donates during All Things Considered today is entered to win a luxury trip for two to the US Open! You’ll be flown to New York, spend two nights in the Waldorf-Astoria, enjoy TWO US OPEN SESSIONS in the Tennis Channel’s Suite — PLUS a BACKSTAGE TOUR to the entire Tennis Channel / US Open operation!
An opportunity of …

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