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8:42 am
Thu August 14, 2014

KCRW Presents: Spoon

Spoon performs live at KCRW's studios.
Larry Hirschowitz KCRW

One of the most consistent rock acts of the modern era, Spoon just released another tremendous album, titled They Want My Soul. Spoon joined KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic on the date of the album's release to perform some of its songs, including the radio premiere of "Inside Out."

Set List

  • "Inside Out"
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World Cafe
9:41 am
Wed August 13, 2014

Jonathan Wilson On World Cafe

Jonathan Wilson.
John Vettese Courtesy of the artist

Jonathan Wilson may be from North Carolina, but his sound and aesthetic are 100 percent L.A. Upon his arrival in that city, Wilson's focal point quickly became Laurel Canyon, where he worked to organize regular jam sessions. These gatherings brought together like-minded musicians who revere the California folk-rock sounds of the 1970s.

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All Songs Considered
6:36 am
Wed August 13, 2014

Viking's Choice: Accept, 'Final Journey'

Accept.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Wed August 13, 2014 6:44 am

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All Songs TV
5:56 am
Wed August 13, 2014

Sleepy Kitty, 'Don't You Start'

An image from Sleepy Kitty's "Don't You Start" video
Bill Streeter Courtesy of the band

Originally published on Wed August 27, 2014 9:59 am

Look! It's a band! It's a screen-printing project! No, it's Sleepy Kitty! Watch this St. Louis duo make art punk fun and a very inky animation for the song "Don't You Start," cut two from Sleepy Kitty's 2014 album, Projection Room.

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World Cafe
8:45 am
Tue August 12, 2014

Lydia Loveless On World Cafe

Lydia Loveless.
Patrick Crawford Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Tue August 12, 2014 9:57 am

Lydia Loveless released her third album, Somewhere Else, early this year. The 23-year-old released her first album when she was 19, though it was filled with songs she'd written early in her teenage years. By any measure, that's a lot of music in a short amount of time.

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