KCRWs Today's Top Tune • Thurs 1/14/2010 • Burkina Electric: Lig
Posted 07 July 2006 - 05:11 PM
Posted 10 July 2006 - 01:36 PM
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Devics is vocalist Sara Lov and multi-instrumentalist and sometimes singer Dustin O'Halloran, a musical duo from Los Angeles who found a home in Italy after signing to the UK label, Bella Union.
Check out the duo's website for more informationi:
Posted 11 July 2006 - 02:04 PM
Posted 12 July 2006 - 04:41 PM
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Like the White Stripes, the Submarines are a couple's band. The couple in question in this case are Blake Hazard and John Dragonetti, who like the White Stripes, are no longer a couple. According to the Music For Robots blog which I'm liberally taking from, "she worked out of Boston at the Fort Apache studio ( Morphine, Pixies, Helium, Belly and Lemonheads), while John released albums on the HepCat label, Sugar Free, and A&M. He toured under the name Jackdrag with serious-indie-cred bands like Cibo Matto and Built To Spill.
"Anyway, after four years of this, they decided to move to LA to "persue their love of traffic and earthquakes"... The result is what you're hearing here - pretty, sad songs about love..."
Check out the band's website for more:
Posted 13 July 2006 - 04:08 PM
Today's KCRW podcast features Austin's pschedelic rock band The Black Angels - the featured cut is the'First Vietnamese War' off their new 'Passover' album.
To learn more about the band, visit their website:
The Black Angels
To listen to the song,
(If you don't see it on the playlist, subscibe to the KCRW Podcast here, and it will arrive in your ITunes player...for free :) )
Posted 18 July 2006 - 11:51 AM
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According to Wikipedia, Tom Verlaine is a singer, songwriter and guitarist, and is often regarded as one of the most talented performers of the early punk rock era. He is probably best-known for his trailblazing work as the singer and guitarist for the seminal New York punk band Television, but has also carved out an acclaimed and eclectic solo career.
Posted 19 July 2006 - 02:12 PM
But the KCRW's boards suggest another tune - "Crosseyed & Painless" by Brazilian Girls & Kevin Johansen
from the compilation "Red Hot and Latin"..
Posted 24 July 2006 - 07:58 PM
3/24/06 Brand New Heavies 'I Don't Know Why I Love You' from the album 'Get Used to It'
Posted 26 July 2006 - 01:39 PM
Natalie Walker 'No One Else' (radio edit) single from 'Urban Angel' to be released in the US on August 22nd
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