The Los Angeles Philharmonic Affiliation and KCRW current an on-air collection that includes beforehand recorded dwell concert events from KCRW’s World Pageant on the Hollywood Bowl.
Airing Sunday, August 30 at 6:30 p.m. PT on KCRW and KCRW.com — Janelle Monáe’s future-freak funk and tightrope-walking R&B have made her an icon whose dwell performances burst with power. Femi Kuti picked up the legacy of his father Fela and introduced Afrobeat into the 21st century along with his band The Optimistic Drive. KCRW DJ Anthony Valadez will host. Be sure you be a part of us early at 6:00 p.m. for a 30-minute DJ set impressed by the live performance.
Created in partnership with the LA Phil, KCRW’s World Pageant has been bringing an eclectic array of artists from around the globe to the Hollywood Bowl stage for 20 years. Following the cancellation of the 2020 Bowl season as a result of COVID-19, the LA Phil and KCRW collaborate to current highlights of previous World Festivals via an unique collection of archival concert events to be broadcast on Sundays, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., from August 23 to October 11. Be a part of us early at 6:00 p.m. for a 30-minute DJ set impressed by every live performance.
Extra featured artists in upcoming episodes embody: Blondie (July 9, 2017), Cibo Matto (June 26, 2011), Devotchka (July 14, 2013), Flying Lotus (June 17, 2018), Jimmy Cliff (July 25, 2010), Little Dragon (June 17, 2018), Robyn (June 29, 2014), Rodrigo y Gabriela (July 14, 2013), Santigold (June 21, 2009), Sigur Rós (September 24, 2016), St. Vincent (August 30, 2015), and Toro y Moi (June 16, 2019).
Lacking that fancy-box-seat-feeling this World Pageant season? Whereas the Bowl could also be bodily off-limits for now, you may nonetheless occasion like a VIP with connoisseur concessions from our Fringe Advantages companions! If you happen to’re on the west aspect, take into account grabbing snacks and a few wine to go from Andrew’s Cheese Shop in Santa Monica or Stanley’s Wet Goods in Culver Metropolis. For factors additional east, take a look at Larchmont Village Wine Spirits & Cheese, Say Cheese in Los Feliz, or Mission Wines in Pasadena. (KCRW members get 10% off, exclusions apply)