Music Videos

KCRW Presents: M. WardKCRW

M. Ward is a singer, guitarist and expert songwriter who's perhaps best known for his collaborations with artists ranging from Zooey Deschanel and Conor Oberst to Jim James and Jenny Lewis. Even when he's the star of the show, he likes to hang back, and in this special session, recorded in front of a live audience, he had his baseball cap firmly over his eyes the entire set.

When he prepares to lay into the guitar, he does it by taking two steps back away from the audience, but he's a fierce performer. Watch M. Ward perform four songs at Apogee's Berkeley Street Studio for KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

Set List
  • "Chinese Translation"
  • "Paul's Song"
  • "Poison Cup"
  • "Me and My Shadow"
Personnel
  • M. Ward: guitar, vocals
  • Mike Coykendall: bass, acoustic guitar
  • Chris Scruggs: pedal steel, electric guitar, violin
  • Scott McPherson: drums
[+] read more[-] less

More From Rock

River Whyless in a scene for their new video for the song, "All Day All Night." Courtesy Of The Artist hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy Of The Artist

All Songs TV

Watch A Gilded New Video From River Whyless

In its new video, the Asheville, N.C., folk band performs a new song while decked out in gold.

Cosmia Jaala in a scene from her new video for the song, "Ticket" hide caption

toggle caption

All Songs TV

Jaala's 'Ticket' Is Post-Love

In its new video, the noise-punk band performs "Ticket" inside a half-abandoned house.

Mal Blum in a scene from their new video for the song "Reality TV" Courtesy Of The Artist hide caption

toggle caption Courtesy Of The Artist

All Songs TV

First Watch: Mal Blum, 'Reality TV'

Mal Blum's new video for the song "Reality TV" is about the power of emotional escapism.

Back To Top