Read Out Of A Cult, Into The World: Owens' Transformation
January 12, 2013 – After Christopher Owens fled the cult he grew up in, he used his musical talent to launch a career.
Listen Yo La Tengo In Concert WXPN
Read Why There Are Only 100 Copies Of The New Bob Dylan Record
January 12, 2013 – Dylan's new compilation takes advantage of a change in European copyright law.
Watch Front Row: Local Natives KCRW
Read Graham Parker And The Rumour On World Cafe WXPN
Watch Sean Lennon's Latest Project: Just Making Stuff Up
January 10, 2013 – The music is entirely improvised, but takes on new meaning in the hands of animator Martha Colburn.
Read Song Premiere: The Besnard Lakes, 'People Of The Sticks'
January 10, 2013 – The Canadian-based band is back with another soaringly gorgeous album.
Watch KCRW Presents: Atlas Genius KCRW
Watch Scott Walker: 'I Don't Listen Again And I Move On' WXPN
January 9, 2013 – The ambitious, venerated singer and composer says he has reached the "point of no return." WXPN
Watch David Byrne & St. Vincent In Concert
Read The Unsung Pioneer Of Louisiana Swamp-Pop
Watch There's A Brand New David Bowie Song
Read New Music From Tom Waits & Keith Richards, Ra Ra Riot, Villagers, More
January 8, 2013 – Tom Waits and Keith Richards do a traditional sea chantey. Hear that and more on this week's show.
Watch Alt-J: An 'Awesome Wave' Of Eccentric Rock opbmusic
Read Next: Kail Baxley WXPN
Listen Fountains Of Wayne On Mountain Stage
Read First Listen: Indians, 'Somewhere Else'
Watch Bikini Kill Rises Again, No Less Relevant
Read The 'Life And Liberation' Of A Black Female Metal Fan
January 4, 2013 – Laina Dawes has loved heavy metal since she was 8, but her peers haven't always loved her back.
Watch People Get Ready On World Cafe WXPN
Watch Ty Segall Forms Yet Another Band, Releases New Songs
January 3, 2013 – By our count this is the ninth band or side-project for the already ridiculously prolific guitarist.
Watch Mount Eerie Plays 'An Absurd Concert To Nobody'
Listen Jack Black: On Music, Mayhem And Murder
Watch Dropkick Murphys: A 'Rose Tattoo' Tells A Life Story
January 1, 2013 – The new single from the Irish punk band serves as a memorial to singer Ken Casey's grandfather.