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Here Be Monsters comes to KCRW!

Posted June 17, 2015 by | 3 Comments | ]

For awhile now, Jeff Emtman’s Here Be Monsters has been one of KCRW’s favorite podcasts. The Independent Producer Project featured Jeff’s work via UnFictional last year, and Jeff has contributed to both installments of our 24 Hour Radio Race. Starting next week, HBM is officially joining the KCRW family. We couldn’t be more excited for its fourth season to kick-off. 
So …  what is this thing?
Well, Here Be Monsters is unlike anything you’ve heard before. In Jeff …

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

Posted February 14, 2014 by | 0 Comments | ]
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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Marc Maron’s Roller Coaster of Emotion with KCRW

Posted August 21, 2012 by | 7 Comments | ]

WTF with Marc Maron has been back on our airwaves for a few weeks now!  We are, obviously, beyond excited to have his soothing sound gracing our airwaves again.
Even he wants you to go ahead and support KCRW!

KCRW makes Marc Maron sad/happy/melencholy/uplifted/confused.  If you enjoy that roller coaster of emotion that Maron experiences then follow his advice and kick in some shekels for public …

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KCRW, The LA Kings Good Luck Charm?

Posted May 30, 2012 by | 4 Comments | ]

KCRW is on LA’s team. We love all things Los Angeles!
That’s why we couldn’t be more proud of the LA Kings for making it to the Stanley Cup Finals, which start tonight!
In our own small way, we hope we’ve helped them in their quest to victory by being the sounds that pump them up before games.  We heard through the grapevine that …

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Cinco de Mayo, Good Food Style!

Posted May 3, 2012 by | 14 Comments | ]

Can you imagine life without Taco Tuesday?
These days, when people think of Mexican food, the first thought usually turns to the taco. But, did you know 50 years ago, Taco Bell hired employees just to show customers how to eat them!
My, my how things have changed.
Join “Good Food” host Evan Kleiman and special guest, author Gustavo Arellano as they explore the history of Mexican …

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Gift Ideas for the Art Lover

Posted December 2, 2011 by | 4 Comments | ]

Art Talk with Edward Goldman


They’re Big, They’re Heavy and, Boy, They’re Gorgeous!!!
TUE NOV 29, 2011

Holidays are upon us. We hardly finished digesting Thanksgiving turkey
but Santa Clause’s bells are ringing louder and louder. Have you already
made up your list and decided how much you can spend on all the gifts?
So, ladies and gentlemen, let me make it easier for you and, as in
previous years, suggest …

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KCRW’s WEEKLY MUSIC UPDATE – Friday, November 4, 2011

Posted November 4, 2011 by | 2 Comments | ]

For Immediate Release: Friday, November 4, 2011 · Media Contact: Rachel Reynolds (310) 314-4625
KCRW Broadcasting Live from Amoeba Records on November 12
In a KCRW first, we will be broadcasting live all day on Saturday, November 12 from noon to 10pm at Amoeba Hollywood to celebrate their 10-year-anniversary.
KCRW DJs Chris Douridas, Anne Litt, Liza Richardson and Henry Rollins will be taking the show …

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And the Bill Stout Goes to…

Posted October 20, 2011 by | 86 Comments | ]

Warren Olney (on the left)!  And friends.  Read on from Community Advocates, Inc.:
Los Angeles is fortunate to have three journalists who manage to shed light instead of heat in the fractious world of daily, broadcast journalism. Warren Olney, Patt Morrison and Larry Mantle are the three pillars of local broadcast journalism who offer Angelenos the opportunity to hear and learn, in a dispassionate way …

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Ongoing Coverage of Occupy Wall Street and Occupy LA

Posted October 5, 2011 by | 64 Comments | ]

We’ve been following the “Occupy” movement on “To the Point” and “Which Way, LA?” It started small, but the movement continues to grow, attracting the the support of college students and labor unions as well as some politicians. Guests on the shows have included historian, Michael Kazin; Peter Goodman from the Huffington Post; Time reporter, Nate Rawlings; and ANSWER coalition’s Ian Thompson. The coverage …

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To the Point Listeners Respond: Pakistan

Posted September 30, 2011 by | 0 Comments | ]

We’ve been collecting listener response to particular issues to share with KCRW Member’s here! Join the conversation by commenting on the To The Point show page, facebook or twitter!
[View the story “Listeners Respond: The Dangerous Puzzle of Pakistan” on Storify]