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Portugal. The Man Visits KCRW

Tune in today (7/19) at 11:15am for a live studio performance by Portland’s Portugal. The Man on KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic.

They’ll be playing old favorites and tracks from their latest album, The Satanic Satanist, which host, Jason Bentley, calls “simply one of the best of the year”…tune in.

♫ Portugal. The Man – Do You (WOXY Lounge Act) ♫

Little Dragon Visits KCRW

Tune in today (7/18) at 11:15am for an extra-special Morning Becomes Eclectic on KCRW.

Swedish group Little Dragon recently delivered an impeccable set of soulful electro-pop in front of a small live audience at Apogee’s Berkeley St. Studios recently.  KCRW will be sharing highlights from the evening, including lots of brand new tracks.

Tune in!

♫ Little Dragon – Blinking Pigs ♫

Friendly Fires Visit KCRW

Tune in today (6/10) at 11:15am for a live studio performance by English dance-punk maestros, Friendly Fires, on KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic!

They’ll be treating listeners to tracks from their eagerly awaited and highly praised sophomore release, Pala, and much much more (and for all of you LA peeps, they play The Music Box tonight, w/ Wise Blood, and tickets are still available!)

Friendly Fires – Live Those Days Tonight

p.s. Friendly Fires’ were guests on the May 2011 Hype Machine Radio Show.

Anna Calvi Visits KCRW

Tune in today (6/8) at 11:15am for a live studio performance by singer-songwriter/guitar virtuoso, Anna Calvi, on KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic!

Hailed by Brian Eno as “the best thing since Patti Smith” and, according to KCRW DJ Anne Litt, “When the record books are closed on 2011, Anna Calvi’s debut will be in top 10’s across the board.”  When it comes to music, I don’t dare argue with these two…and neither should you.  Tune in.

Anna Calvi – Blackout