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DJ Gary Calamar’s Top Albums of 2014

Posted December 21, 2014 by | 0 Comments | 388 views]
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1

Ryan Adams
“Ryan Adams”

2

Courtney Barnett
“The Double EP: A Sea Of Split Peas”

3

Beck
“Morning Phase”

4

Damien Jurado
“Brothers and Sisters of The Eternal Sun”

5

Jenny Lewis
“The Voyager”

6

New Pornographers
“Brill Bruisers”

7

Real Estate
“Atlas”

8

Warpaint
“Warpaint”

9

Wye Oak
“Shriek”

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KCRW DJ Gary Calamar Remixes The Who — “Eminence Front” (C.A.G.E. Remix)

Posted June 12, 2014 by | 2 Comments | 2,752 views]
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The Who was my first favorite band & Pete Townshend has always been a hero of mine.
Recently, the people at Spirit Music—which is Pete’s publishing company –threw out the idea of me doing a remix of a Who song. I emphatically said YES and sprang into Townshend-style windmills and scissor kicks as I played my air guitar in the mirror.
After some extensive consternation and …

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This Week on KCRW’s The Cue with Eric J. Lawrence and Gary Calamar

Posted April 6, 2012 by | 1 Comment | 2,367 views]
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KCRW’s The Cue in an Online Music Channel on YouTube. Check out this week’s episodes, and find them all at KCRW.com/thecue.

The Cue 12 – Eric J. Lawrence: Childhood
In this episode of KCRW’s The Cue, Eric J. Lawrence takes on a journey where we will regress back to childhood. We will take a look at some things that kids like to do and we will …

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True Blood Premiere to Feature Nick Cave and Neko Case Duet

Posted May 5, 2011 by | 0 Comments | 3,712 views]
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KCRW DJ and Music Supervisor extraordinaire Gary Calamar has something very special lined up for the premiere of True Blood’s fourth season on HBO on June 26 – a duet between Nick Cave and Neko Case!
Gary shared the big news at the Musexpo conference yesterday, saying “You always want to serve the show first, but in the back of my mind I’m also thinking …

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Gang of Four: Album Preview

Posted January 18, 2011 by | 0 Comments | 3,228 views]

Gang of Four’s latest album “Content” is streaming in its entirety as part of KCRW’s Album Preview series.
From KCRW DJ Gary Calamar:
“Back in the day (late 80′s) I used to manage an overly talented but highly underrated band called The Balancing Act. We had released a few albums on IRS Records. The band was doing pretty well back when college radio was king. When …

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KCRW DJ Gary Calamar’s Favorite Songs of 2010

Posted December 9, 2010 by | 0 Comments | 2,463 views]

Every year when I ask Gary Calamar to submit his Top 10 Albums of 2010, he always says we should instead be asking for the top 10 songs. To honor Gary’s wishes, you can see his top albums here and his top songs below!
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KCRW DJ Gary Calamar’s Favorite Songs of 2010

Broken Bells “The High Road”
Band Of Horses “Compliments”
Jenny and Johnny “Scissor …

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Solomon Burke Tribute on KCRW

Posted October 11, 2010 by | 0 Comments | 2,842 views]

Solomon Burke, who was revered as one of music’s greatest vocalists, died early Sunday at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport at the age of 70.
Hear Gary Calamar’s tribute, including an interview with Solomon, up now in our archives.
More below from Gary…
“Don’t you feel like cryin’”
(sigh)
It was such a bummer to wake up yesterday morning to hear the news that the great R&B artist Solomon Burke had …

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Photos: SunSets at Santa Monica Place

Posted August 20, 2010 by | 0 Comments | 2,691 views]

Join DJ Dan Wilcox today from 5-7p, for a sunset soundtrack overlooking the ocean. KCRW will be on the brand new Santa Monica Place rooftop dining deck on Friday evenings throughout August & September. Admission is free! Check out photos from last Friday with DJ Gary Calamar, by Jeremiah Garcia.

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Spend Sunset by the Beach with Gary Calamar!

Posted August 13, 2010 by | 0 Comments | 2,262 views]

KCRW DJ Gary Calamar will be spinning tunes as part of our SunSet music series at the newly reopened Santa Monica Place. We kicked it off last week on opening day and it was a blast. A mix of tourists, shoppers and locals, the mall was packed with people and the rooftop deck facing the oceanwas the perfect place to take in the sunshine …

Artists You Should Know, mp3 Stream »

!!!- Artist You Should Know

Posted August 12, 2010 by | 1 Comment | 2,669 views]

KCRW’s Album Preview series will debut the latest album from !!!,  “Strange Weather, Isn’t It,” on Monday, August 16.  !!!’s new single “AM/FM” is one of the most played songs at KCRW over the past month.
More from DJ Gary Calamar:
I have a problem with !!! !
!!!, CHK CHK CHK.
Since when does CHK CHK CHK = !!!
Go ahead GOOGLE “!!!”….Nothing.
I have to say I have …

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