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Local Natives In Concert

January 11, 2013This Los Angeles rock band is about to release one of early 2013's most anticipated albums, Hummingbird. Watch Local Natives showcase several songs from the record during a special KCRW concert at Apogee's Berkeley Street Studio in Santa Monica.

With their debut album, Gorilla Manor, Local Natives' members skillfully combined triumphant harmonies with bone-shaking percussion in irresistible fashion. Now on their second release, Hummingbird (out Jan. 29), which was produced with the help of The National's Aaron Dessner in Brooklyn, they've returned with a pared-back approach, placing more emphasis on those sweeping dramatic moments.

Last month, the L.A. band showcased several songs from Hummingbird during a live set at Apogee's Berkeley Street Studio in Santa Monica. Until now, only the lucky KCRW listeners in attendance had a chance to see the show, but you can watch the 11-song concert in its entirety right here. The audio recording of this performance was premiered on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

Personnel
  • Taylor Rice, vocals/guitar
  • Kelcey Ayer, vocals/keys
  • Ryan Hahn, vocals/guitar
  • Matt Frazier, drums
  • Nik Ewing, bass
Set List
  • "You And I"
  • "Breakers"
  • "Ceilings"
  • "Colombia"
  • "Black Spot"
  • "Heavy Feet"
  • "Three Months"
  • "Bowery"
  • "Wide Eyes"
  • "Who Knows Who Cares"
  • "Sun Hands"

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