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Julia Holter’s latest album, ‘Aviary,’ takes flight on her European tour

  Julia Holter’s music is exploratory and playful. "Aviary" is her fifth studio album and takes listeners on an unpredictable 90-minute journey, influenced in part by film scores and medieval music. We caught up with Holter during her 2018 European tour to find out more about her recording process and how her formal musical education helped her to grow in unconventional ways.     By the way - If you […]

todayDecember 15, 2018


‘I’m all about the self-hype’: Singer Gavin Turek on dancing her way to confidence

    Gavin Turek has been dancing, singing and writing songs for about as long as she can remember. The 31-year-old Los Angeleno came by KCRW Berlin’s studios while she was in town working with local producers, and we talked about her musical upbringing and how she finds her confidence on stage. Turek's live shows burst with energy, unsurprising for a performer who originally trained as a dancer. “I find […]

todayNovember 17, 2018


‘A little bit organic and electronic’: O-SHiN shares her dreamy pop with us ahead of Berlin gig

    We spoke to Dutch singer-songwriter O-SHiN about her creative and recording processes. She talks about recording her last songs while immersing herself in the Swedish countryside because “I really love lots of Swedish artists...and I wanted to learn from them.” The album was mixed in Berlin, O-SHiN explains: “I think my music is a little bit and electronic at the same time...The electronic part of it happened […]

todayMay 12, 2018


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