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Guest DJ Project

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Guest DJ Project
Guest DJ Project

Guest DJ Project

KCRW

10
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3
Plays
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KCRW's Guest DJ Project invites an array of cultural luminaries to share and discuss songs that have inspired and moved them with a KCRW DJ.

Latest Episodes

Chris Jericho

WWE Champion and front for the band Fozzy, Chris Jericho, shares the bands that inspired both of his career paths. He also dedicates a song to his mom!

-1 s2018 MAR 14
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Chris Jericho

Brian Tyree Henry

Off camera, music serves as an inspiration for living life right, and Brian Tyree Henry's Guest DJ set features everyone from A Tribe Called Quest to Rufus and Chaka Kahn.

-1 s2018 FEB 28
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Brian Tyree Henry

Greta Gerwig

Actress, screenwriter, and filmmaker Greta Gerwig describes herself as a person who “lives with very vivid emotions” and she gravitates towards musicians who are like that as well, from Kate Bush and Judee Sill to Brian Eno.

-1 s2018 FEB 15
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Greta Gerwig

Phil Rosenthal

His Guest DJ set ranges from Broadway classics to The Boss and The Beatles.

-1 s2018 JAN 31
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Phil Rosenthal

Elon Musk

For his Guest DJ set, we learn about Elon Musk's early beginnings as an inventor, the song he whistles while he works and much more.

11 MIN2018 JAN 17
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Elon Musk

Willem Dafoe

Acclaimed actor Willem Dafoe has appeared in over 100 films throughout his remarkable career and his latest, The Florida Project, is generating a lot of awards season buzz. He grew up absorbing the musical tastes of his siblings and his tastes...

-1 s2018 JAN 3
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Willem Dafoe

Guest DJ Project Christmas Special

For the final installment of the Guest DJ Project for 2017, we share some heartwarming, subversive and reflective stories about Christmas from actor Patrick Stewart, author Sarah Vowell, raconteur John Waters, comedian Jason Sudeikis and Cassandra...

-1 s2017 DEC 20
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Guest DJ Project Christmas Special

Joni Mitchell: Guest DJ Project Special Edition

Joni Mitchell is widely considered one of the most influential songwriters of all time. She's a folk legend who crafts timeless songs that are deeply moving and have made a big impression on many of the creative individuals we've hosted on the Guest...

-1 s2017 DEC 13
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Joni Mitchell: Guest DJ Project Special Edition

Evan Kleiman

Evan Kleiman is the beloved host of KCRW's award-winning program Good Food. From a cello suite to chaotic classic rock and an Italian classic, she takes us on a musical trip from her childhood to her first time in Europe with lots of eye-opening...

-1 s2017 NOV 22
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Evan Kleiman

Warren Olney

Warren Olney tells personal stories about growing up in Washington DC, his affinity for jazz and, not surprisingly, picks some artists who make political commentary part of their poetry.

-1 s2017 NOV 8
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Warren Olney

Latest Episodes

Chris Jericho

WWE Champion and front for the band Fozzy, Chris Jericho, shares the bands that inspired both of his career paths. He also dedicates a song to his mom!

-1 s2018 MAR 14
Comments
Chris Jericho

Brian Tyree Henry

Off camera, music serves as an inspiration for living life right, and Brian Tyree Henry's Guest DJ set features everyone from A Tribe Called Quest to Rufus and Chaka Kahn.

-1 s2018 FEB 28
Comments
Brian Tyree Henry

Greta Gerwig

Actress, screenwriter, and filmmaker Greta Gerwig describes herself as a person who “lives with very vivid emotions” and she gravitates towards musicians who are like that as well, from Kate Bush and Judee Sill to Brian Eno.

-1 s2018 FEB 15
Comments
Greta Gerwig

Phil Rosenthal

His Guest DJ set ranges from Broadway classics to The Boss and The Beatles.

-1 s2018 JAN 31
Comments
Phil Rosenthal

Elon Musk

For his Guest DJ set, we learn about Elon Musk's early beginnings as an inventor, the song he whistles while he works and much more.

11 MIN2018 JAN 17
Comments
Elon Musk

Willem Dafoe

Acclaimed actor Willem Dafoe has appeared in over 100 films throughout his remarkable career and his latest, The Florida Project, is generating a lot of awards season buzz. He grew up absorbing the musical tastes of his siblings and his tastes...

-1 s2018 JAN 3
Comments
Willem Dafoe

Guest DJ Project Christmas Special

For the final installment of the Guest DJ Project for 2017, we share some heartwarming, subversive and reflective stories about Christmas from actor Patrick Stewart, author Sarah Vowell, raconteur John Waters, comedian Jason Sudeikis and Cassandra...

-1 s2017 DEC 20
Comments
Guest DJ Project Christmas Special

Joni Mitchell: Guest DJ Project Special Edition

Joni Mitchell is widely considered one of the most influential songwriters of all time. She's a folk legend who crafts timeless songs that are deeply moving and have made a big impression on many of the creative individuals we've hosted on the Guest...

-1 s2017 DEC 13
Comments
Joni Mitchell: Guest DJ Project Special Edition

Evan Kleiman

Evan Kleiman is the beloved host of KCRW's award-winning program Good Food. From a cello suite to chaotic classic rock and an Italian classic, she takes us on a musical trip from her childhood to her first time in Europe with lots of eye-opening...

-1 s2017 NOV 22
Comments
Evan Kleiman

Warren Olney

Warren Olney tells personal stories about growing up in Washington DC, his affinity for jazz and, not surprisingly, picks some artists who make political commentary part of their poetry.

-1 s2017 NOV 8
Comments
Warren Olney