KCRW Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
Los Angeles, CA
To The Point
A weekly reality-check on the issues Americans care about most. Host Warren Olney draws on his decades of experience to explore the people and issues shaping – and disrupting - our world. How did everything change so fast? Where are we headed? The...
Left, Right, and Center
Left, Right & Center is KCRW’s weekly civilized yet provocative confrontation over politics, policy and pop culture.
A "treatment," in Hollywood parlance, is a concise overview of a screenplay. Film critic Elvis Mitchell gives the "treatment" to some of the most influential and innovative forces creating movies and popular art and entertainment. Each week, Elvis...
The Business is a weekly podcast featuring lively banter about entertainment industry news and in-depth interviews with directors, producers, writers and actors. The show is hosted by award-winning journalist Kim Masters of The Hollywood Reporter.
Host Madeleine Brand looks at news, culture and emerging trends through the lens of Los Angeles.
Evan Kleiman's taste of life, culture and the human species.
Unfictional highlights the work of radio producers around the country, including short documentaries and compelling stories. It's radio designed to grab the listeners' attention and keep it. It's all part of KCRW's initiative to promote the work of...
Intellectual, accessible, and provocative literary conversations.
Art reviews from art critics Edward Goldman and Hunter Drohojowska-Philp. Formerly employed by the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia, Edward Goldman offers impassioned views on what he sees in galleries and museums around the world. Hunter...
An examination of medical ethics and the practitioners who define them.
Morning Becomes Eclectic
Morning Becomes Eclectic is committed to a music experience that celebrates innovation, creativity and diversity by combining progressive pop, indie, alternative, world beat, jazz, African, reggae, classical and new music.
Unexpected choices in progressive pop and new rhythms. Anne Litt is the acclaimed hostess of KCRW’s popular weekend afternoon music program and has served as music supervisor for such beloved and influential films as Little Miss Sunshine.
The night wouldn’t sound the same without Raul Campos spinning the soundtrack. Born and raised in East L.A., Raul has his finger on the pulse of what makes this city beat. House, down-tempo, urban-soul, and Latin rhythms blend together for a killer...
An international mix of future soul, deep dance, indie rock, and jazz.
The art of the segue allows a far-reaching assortment of the best new music from all around the globe. Choice live performance and interviews with ground-breaking icons of the past and forward-leaning artists of the future are also a monthly feature.
A weekend evening jam session featuring cosmic rock, scenic techno soul, dub disco-punk and extra classic party explosives from around the world.
Gary Calamar takes the listener on an evocative nighttime adventure. The show encompasses rear-view reflections on the roots of Rock, Country, Jazz, Blues, and Soul, while looking ahead to the most compelling new releases emerging just around the bend.
Henry Rollins hosts a great mix of all kinds from all over from all time.
An elegant and exquisite sense of musicality accompanies long-time jazz DJ Bo Leibowitz, where he “plays sides” in the wee small hours of Saturday morning.
The Lab (KCRW)
This roundtable of music experts -- including Marion Hodges and Valida Carroll -- troll the waters of sound for lost gems, unexpected noise, bird calls and the occasional perch.