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Savages. Richard Dumas/Matador Records
In this installment of Heavy Rotation — where we bring to you public radio's new favorite songs — we collaborated with KCRW in Santa Monica, Calif., to bring you an exclusive track from British singer Laura Mvula's session on Morning Becomes Eclectic, plus enjoy a download from rising post-punk band Savages, courtesy of WXPN in Philadelphia.
This week's panel includes:
- Anne Litt, a DJ at KCRW in Los Angeles.
- Dave P., host of Making Time Radio on WXPN in Philadelphia.
- Jeremy Petersen, voice of OPBmusic in Portland.
- DropaJewel, one of the hosts of WEAA's Strictly Hip-Hop in Baltimore.
- Maggie Brennan, music director at WCBE in Columbus, Ohio.