NPR logo

KCRW Presents: HoneyHoney

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/148086807/148131331" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
KCRW Presents: HoneyHoney

KCRW Presents: HoneyHoney

KCRW Presents: HoneyHoney

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/148086807/148131331" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Set List

  • "Angel Of Death"
  • "I Don't Mind"
  • "Not For Long"
  • "Don't Know"
  • "L.A. River"
  • "Ohio"
  • "Thin Line"
  • "Turn That Finger Around"

HoneyHoney visited KCRW for a exclusive performance. Courtesy of the artist. hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy of the artist.

HoneyHoney visited KCRW for a exclusive performance.

Courtesy of the artist.

I had an immediate reaction to HoneyHoney's music: Suzanne Santo's smooth and sultry voice, compelling lyrics and references to Los Angeles made it hard to ignore. The L.A. duo's Americana sound comes with a bit of a twist, and its live session really brought its songs to life — particularly Santo's expert banjo playing. Santo and bandmate Ben Jaffe clearly respect each other, and their mutual admiration seems to serve as a challenge to make fantastic music for everyone else to enjoy.

HoneyHoney will appear on KCRW's SXSW showcase on Wednesday, March 14.

We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.