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Postcards to the Future of Los Angeles!

Posted April 24, 2015 by | 1 Comment | ]
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Los Angeles is a city on the rise, and at 826LA and KCRW, we do a lot of thinking about the city we’d like to live in.
At this year’s Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, we invited the community to send postcards to the future of our city. What are our hopes and dreams for Los Angeles? What do we wish to see by …

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Update Your Info: The Membership Drive is Coming!

Posted September 3, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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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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The Mad Brand, a filmmaker, an author, and the Wizard of Oz

Posted February 14, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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“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 | ]
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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 | ]
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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 | ]
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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 | ]
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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 | ]
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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 | 44 Comments | ]

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 | ]

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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