According to KCRW DJ Anthony Valadez, "Being yourself is the new gangster." He shares musical choices with Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson that reflect that.
Schubert, the Viennese composer who died at the age of 31 in 1828, is known for a number of memorable melodies, which he often composed to illustrate poems.
KCRW DJ José Galván shares some uplifting tunes to dance to this month with Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson.
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with Gary Sullivan, host of the music show "Bodega Pop Live," about some of the tracks he's found crate-digging for CDs and cassettes.
KCRW DJ Anne Litt joins Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson to share tracks by Odetta Hartman, Bedouine, The Japanese House and more.
This year marks the 275th anniversary of the birth of Italian cellist and composer Luigi Boccherini, a contemporary of Mozart and Haydn.
KCRW DJ Travis Holcombe joins Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson with fresh picks from French DJ duo Polo & Pan, Viagra Boys, Diana Gordon and more.
In this week's Here & Now DJ Session, host Jeremy Hobson speaks with WFUV DJ Russ Borris about some of his favorite new jams.
California's capital is home to a growing music scene, DJ Nick Brunner tells Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson.
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson tours some of Austin's latest local music favorites with Taylor Wallace, DJ at KUTX.
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with Georges Collinet, DJ and host of the syndicated radio series Afropop Worldwide, about some of the diverse rhythms across Africa.
When people think electronic music, cities like New York and Las Vegas spring to mind. But in Philadelphia, a tight-knit scene has been emerging for years.
KCRW DJ Marion Hodges recommends tracks from SSION, Christine and the Queens, Wild Nothing and more.
Howard "Flagga" Duperly, DJ and host of "The Reggae Ride" on WDNA in Miami, shares some global reggae music he's been listening to this summer.
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson turns up the summer jams with KCRW DJ Eric J. Lawrence, with tracks from The Essex Green, Gary U.S. Bonds and more.
Ayana Contreras does not play new vinyl records — she's only into those forgotten sounds that crackle and pop.
KCRW DJ Raul Campos brings his latest favorites, including songs from artists Gorillaz, Bob Moses and Buddy.
For DJs John and Heidi Small, the 1980s was a decade of glowing, positive pop music.
KCRW DJ Anthony Valadez joins Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson to take a listen to songs by Puma Blue, Ric Wilson and Bardo Martinez.
For most people, "early music" means Beethoven, Bach and Debussy. But scholar Angela Mariani is interested in what came before.