Metropolis: 12/3/16 : Metropolis This week's two-hour mix from KCRW's Jason Bentley begins with a track by Anderson .Paak, KCRW's pick for best new artist of 2016.
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Metropolis: 12/3/16

Metropolis: 12/3/16

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Southern California native Anderson .Paak is KCRW's pick for best new artist of 2016.

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This Week's Playlist

  • Anderson .Paak, "Am I Wrong" (Steel Wool/Obe)
  • Electric Guest, "Dear To Me" (Downtown)
  • Gigamesh, "I'd Do It Again [feat. Gavin Turek]" (Our Label International)
  • Munir, "Kaze No Dansu" (Dopeness Galore)
  • Tensnake, "Tazaar" (True Romance)
  • Underworld, "Ova Nova" (Ume)
  • Tom Misch, "Beautiful Escape [feat. Zak Abel]" (Beyond The Groove)
  • Letherette, "Dog Brush" (Ninja Tune)
  • DJ Q, "Inner Groove" (Robsoul)
  • Letherette, "Frugaloo" (Ninja Tune)
  • Duke Dumont, "Be Here" (Astralwerks)
  • Just Kiddin, "Won't Let You Down [Instrumental Dub Mix]" (Just Kiddin Music)
  • Letherette, "Wootera" (Ninja Tune)
  • Chris Lake, "Operator [feat. Dances With White Girls]" (Black Book)
  • Deadmau5, "4ware" (Mau5trap)
  • Aquilo, "You Won't Know Where You Stand" (Harvest)
  • Trentemøller, "One Eye Open" (In My Room)
  • Will Buck, "Muscle Memory" (Wagram Music)
  • Glass Animals, "Cane Shuga" (Harvest)
  • Phantogram, "You Don't Get Me High Anymore [Attlas Remix]" (Republic)
  • Tycho, "Division" (Ghostly International)
  • Kaskade & L'Tric vs. Fleetwood Mac, "Dreams" (Promo)
  • Illusionize & Dazzo, "Say What" (Bunny Tiger)
  • Latroit, "Everything Is Beautiful [Liam Taylor Remix]" (House of Latroit)
  • Eric Sharp, "The Thirst [feat. Zao]"
  • Higgins, "Escape [feat. Anishka]"
  • M83, "Run Into Flowers [Jackson Remix]" (Mute)
  • Aphex Twin, "Windowlicker [Acid Edit]" (Warp)
  • Moby, "Go [Trentemøller Remix]" (Mute)
  • Róisín Murphy, "Exploitation" (Pias)