KCRW's Today's Top Tune


Today's Top Tune is song a day, from KCRW's all Music Channel, that represents a cross section of KCRW's eclectic music format. Tracks selected are chosen from recent and upcoming releases as well as songs performed live on Morning Becomes Eclectic. Each song will be available for download and podcast 24 hours or until the next song is posted.

Most Recent Episodes

Museum of Love: In Infancy

Drummer Pat Mahoney was the backbone of LCD Soundsystem. For his new project, Museum of Love, he partners with Dennis McNany...

Tokimonsta: Drive, featuring Arama

Super talented LA DJ Tokimonsta is one of KCRW's most played artists of the moment.

Niia: Body

Newcomer Niia describes her sound as a "jazz singer in a spaceship." Mentored by Wyclef Jean and working with producer Robin Hannibal (Rhye/Quadron), her debut LP is still to come and will feature "Body".

Flying Lotus: Coronus, The Terminator

LA's own Flying Lotus has fearlessly explored new territory -- sonic and otherwise -- on each of his releases. His latest is the most conceptual yet as he digs into the idea of an infinite and unknown afterlife through a series of songs.

My Brightest Diamond: Lover Killer

Shara Worden, best known as My Brightest Diamond, has a gorgeous new album on the horizon this fall. Today's Top Tune has her vocals front and center and incorporates different beats on "Lover Killer".

Allah-Las: Artifact (Live on MBE)

L.A. based Allah-Las recently delivered an impeccable session on Morning Becomes Eclectic.

Griz: Hard Times

Detroit-native Griz has a sax-infused sound that has earned him spots opening for everyone from Bassnectar to Pretty Lights. Today's Top Tune highlights his unique take on electronic music with "Hard Times".

Brownout: Planet Caravan

Austin-based Latin funk band Brownout put a new spin on the music of Black Sabbath with their new EP. Today's Top Tune is a mind-expanding version of "Planet Caravan."

Bang Data: Bang Data

Incorporating bilingual lyrics and a heavy beat, Bay Area MC Deuce Eclipse and producer Juan Manuel Caipo throw ska, samba, cumbia and hip hop into the mix on Today's Top Tune "Bang Data".

Bahamas: Half Mine

In a couple of months Afie Jurvanen, best known as Bahamas, will release his 3rd full-length album.

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