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Shelby Lynne, Rocky Dawuni and More on KCRW This Week

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Thursday, July 24, Ghanian bred and L.A. based artist Rocky Dawuni spreads a multi-cultural positive vibe on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am. He performs at The Hammer Museum as part of KCRW’s Summer Nights series.
Friday, July 25, Grammy-Award winning singer/songwriter Shelby Lynne takes a break from recording her new album to visit us on …

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Jason Bentley on Jon Hassell

Posted July 18, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 548 views]
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When I was in college, exploring new genres of music with a voracious mind, albums by Peter Gabriel, Talking Heads, and Brian Eno led me to this Trumpeter and Composer named John Hassell.
Hassell’s compositions were sprawling atmospheres, sampling his trumpet through effects and synthesizers (long before sampling techniques were commonplace), and incorporating world music influences to create a hybrid sound he called Fourth World …

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Eels Cover Elvis’ “Can’t Help Falling In Love”

Posted July 17, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 842 views]
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Eels main man Mark Oliver Everett mostly lives in a muted space.
While he can come across as solemn if you’re being generous, he does have a sharp wit and the sort of self-deprecating humor that makes you think he’s doing it for the laughs.
Either way you slice it, he’s definitely not the kind of guy to wear salmon colored J.Crews, half rolled up the …

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Vacationer, Jon Hassell, and More on KCRW This Week

Posted July 14, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 809 views]
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Tuesday, July 15, Vacationer has created a perfect soundtrack to summer with their sophomore album “Relief”. The Philadelphia band join us to play the new songs live on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
Wednesday, July 16, L.A. based composer and avant-garde trumpeter Jon Hassell is revered for his minimalist ambient work. We’ll have a rare …

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Fink and More on KCRW Next Week

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Monday, June 30, Guitar slinging troubadour Fink is about to release his 5th studio album. His hypnotic loops will fill the airwaves on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
Monday, July 7, KCRW’s own DJ Raul Campos is heading out to NYC to host the Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC), celebrating its quinceañera this year. He’ll …

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Sharon Van Etten and More at KCRW Next Week

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Friday, June 27, Brooklyn-based singer/songwriter Sharon Van Etten’s new album is emotional without being strident and built through uncluttered arrangements that never lose sight of a song’s harmonic core. We await her return to Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
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Sat, June 28, Grand Performances with daKAH Hip Hop Orchestra hosted by Dan Wilcox at the California Plaza
Sun, …

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Metronomy, The Bamboos, Dean Wareham and More on KCRW This Week

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Monday, June 16, While touring behind Metronomy’s last album, frontman Joseph Mount started writing the songs that would become their latest “Love Letters”. As longtime supporters of this band we’re excited to hear the new tracks live on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
Wednesday, June 18, The Bamboos are a funk-soul outlet from Australia. Their …

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French Style Furs, Mark Oliver Everett, and More on KCRW This Week

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Monday, June 9, Among L.A.’s newest bands is French Style Furs, made up of Cold War Kids‘ Nathan Willett and Matt Maust, plus Nathan Warkentin from We Barbarians.  They’ll display their latest project on Morning Becomes Eclectic at 11:15am.
Wednesday, June 11, Mark Oliver Everett, the brilliant dark force behind Eels, has a new stripped …

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Chet Faker Covers Blackstreet’s “No Diggity”

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Australian singer/songwriter/producer/avid tweeter Nicholas James Murphy aka Chet Faker broke into the collective consciousness of music fans with his cover of Blackstreet’s No Diggity when it was featured in a 2013 Superbowl commercial for Beck’s beer.
During his recent visit to the KCRW studios in support of his debut full-length album “Built On Glass,” he talked to Jason about the song that propelled his career and …

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Timber Timbre, Bob Mould, Jungle and More on KCRW This Week

Posted June 2, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 850 views]
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Tuesday, June 3, Canada’s Timber Timbre creates cinematic music that is sexy and sublime. They really impressed us with their last performance on Morning Becomes Eclectic and we’re thrilled to have them back at 11:15am.
Thursday, June 5, Frontman for Sugar and the highly influential Husker Du, Bob Mould is a pioneer in the indie-alternative …

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