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Swedish electro-pop band Little Dragon.

Listen Metropolis: Little Dragon, Claude VonStroke, Chromeo KCRW

October 7, 2013 – Hear a two-hour mix of the best new electronic dance music by Metropolis host Jason Bentley. KCRW

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Tim Hecker's new album, Virgins, comes out Oct. 14.

Read First Listen: Tim Hecker, 'Virgins'

October 6, 2013 – The experimental electronic composer crafts a piece marked by incredible force and clarity.

Julianna Barwick at Judson Memorial Church in New York City

Watch Watch: Julianna Barwick Performs 'Crystal Lake'

October 3, 2013 – A woman with a heavenly voice takes over one of New York's signature sacred sites.

London DJ collective Jungle.

Listen Metropolis: Jungle, Depeche Mode, The Chromatics KCRW

September 30, 2013 – Hear a two-hour mix of the best new electronic dance music from Metropolis host Jason Bentley. KCRW

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Darkside's new album, Psychic, comes out Oct. 8.

Read First Listen: Darkside, 'Psychic'

September 29, 2013 – Led by patient, precocious producer Nicolas Jaar, Darkside develops a singular electronic style.

Pet Shop Boys.

Listen Pet Shop Boys, Live At The Sonar Festival WXPN

September 27, 2013 – The best-selling British duo talks about Electric, its fans, and the dynamics of performing. WXPN

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Tech-house giants Booka Shade.

Listen Metropolis: Booka Shade, Four Tet, Zero 7 KCRW

September 23, 2013 – Hear a two-hour mix of the best new electronic dance music by Metropolis host Jason Bentley. KCRW

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Oneohtrix Point Never's new album, R Plus Seven, comes out Oct. 1.

Read First Listen: Oneohtrix Point Never, 'R Plus Seven'

September 22, 2013 – Daniel Lopatin's new album isn't a dance album, but it's alive with vibrations from the dance floor.

AlunaGeorge on KCRW.

Watch AlunaGeorge, 'Your Drums, Your Love' (Live) KCRW

September 19, 2013 – Watch Aluna Francis, George Reid and their touring band perform live for Morning Becomes Eclectic. KCRW

Dev Hynes, a.k.a. Blood Orange.

Listen Metropolis: Blood Orange, Phantogram, Darkside KCRW

September 16, 2013 – Hear a two-hour mix of the best new electronic dance music by Metropolis host Jason Bentley. KCRW

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Claude VonStroke's new album, Urban Animal, comes out Sept. 24.

Read First Listen: Claude VonStroke, 'Urban Animal'

September 15, 2013 – The DJ's bass-heavy productions conjure images of dimly lit dance floors and basement parties.

Members of the disco group Lipps, Inc., including Steven Greenberg (far left), pose for a portrait in 1978. Greenberg, who wrote the group's hit "Funkytown," is seeking to reclaim the song's full copyright from Universal Music Group.

Watch Taking Back 'Funkytown': Songwriters Prepare For A Custody Battle

September 12, 2013 – Artists are filing to regain ownership of their work under a 1976 revision of copyright law.

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British production team Hot Natured.

Listen Metropolis: Hot Natured, Washed Out, Massive Attack KCRW

September 9, 2013 – Hear a two-hour mix of the best new electronic dance music by Metropolis host Jason Bentley. KCRW

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Metropolis host Jason Bentley and British producer Jon Hopkins.

Listen Jon Hopkins: 'I Stopped Thinking About Where I Fit In' KCRW

September 6, 2013 – Metropolis host Jason Bentley interviews the tremendous and versatile electronic music producer. KCRW

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Washed Out perform on KCRW.

Watch Washed Out, 'All I Know' (Live) KCRW

September 5, 2013 – Watch Ernest Greene and his five-piece band bring "All I Know" to life on Morning Becomes Eclectic. KCRW

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