"I've come to believe that all theater is 'experimental theater,'" declares Los Angeles stage auteur Joseph Tepperman. "But I don't know -- there's a problem with using that word because then people expect Robert Wilson, they expect something avant-garde with a capital A, capital G." Tepperman and ... More >>
Sat. Oct. 20 Jacaranda: Different Islands First Presbyterian Santa Monica Herman Melville's prose is nearly impossible to transmute into music (George Rochberg and Jake Heggie failed the challenge), but in The Encantadas, Tobias Picker conjures an appropriate accompaniment to depict "the special cu ... More >>
KCRW Broadcast #170 for Saturday, June 23, 2012 Henry Rollins: The Column! I Love it When the Young Enrage Their Elders Rollins Announces "Capitalism" Tour, Will Hit Each State Capital Fanatics! I think this is one of the greatest radio shows ever constructed! Ok, it is really good and I can't wa ... More >>
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Show features L.A. Philharmonic and Alarm Will Sound
What might the classical music establishment learn from pop?
The return of "the wondrously indescribable festival-like-none-other"
The bullshit factor and positive vibrations
Christopher Rouse's Requiem and Mark Robson at Zipper Concert Hall
Osvaldo Golijov and György Ligeti
Eighty years in a musical life
Cliff Martinez: The buzz
Micro-East Collective in the race for space
A Memoranda List
The good, the bad and the combusticated