KCRW BROADCAST #200
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Fanatics! It's amazing how great our show is tonight. Sometimes I have to stand back and marvel at how damn consistently great the music is, just how incredibly excellent week after week all of thi ... More >>
Monday, October 29
The Monolators, et al.
In a week already oozing with Halloween events, this particular Monday oozes very competitively with four decades of alt-classics via five much-loved local bands. Most intriguing is the warhorse indie-pop band Monolators' Bee Gees set. Will they do ... More >>
KCRW Broadcast #183 for Saturday, October 6, 2012
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Fanatics! Hello from Ohio! Columbus, Ohio, to be exact. I thought it would be a great idea to celebrate some great Ohio bands, Ohio-themed songs and Lenny Bruce talking about Ohio! Hour one is a mix ... More >>
Captain Beefheart artwork for Doc at the Radar Station album ad (1980)[As we reported this afternoon, Captain Beefheart, Don Van Vliet, died today at 69. We already posted a list of the "Top 14 Reasons Why Captain Beefheart Was a True American Genius" by Beefheartologist Rob Chalfen. You can ... More >>
Local hero Mike Watt (Minutemen, fIREHOSE, etc., etc.) is almost ready to unveil his third "punk opera."
"I'm finishing my third opera ("hyphenated-man") w/bass brother tony
maimone at studio g in brooklyn now," Watt writes from the studio.
Hyphenated-Man is the third opera the busy San Ped ... More >>