Los Angeles public radio station KCRW will be bringing three nights of their signature music programming to the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.
The Sundance KCRW Music Café Presented by Acura (at 751 Main St.) will be open from 9 p.m. to midnight on January 18-20 and will feature emerging composers, singer-songwriters and will celebrate the role of music in movies.
The performances are open to credential-holders as space permits.
Friday, January 18: Hosted by KCRW DJ Chris Douridas
9.30 p.m. Dustin O’Halloran (Composer -- “Breathe In”)
10.30 p.m. Emily Wells (Composer -- “Stoker”)
11.30 p.m. Will Bates of Fall On Your Sword (Composer -- “We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks”)
Saturday, January 19
9.30 p.m. KCRW DJ Liza Richardson
10.30 p.m. KCRW DJ Mathieu Schreyer
11.30 p.m. KCRW DJ Jason Bentley
Sunday, January 20: Hosted by KCRW DJs Dan Wilcox & Anne Litt
9.30 p.m. Jenny Lewis (Composer -- “Very Good Girls”)
10.30 p.m. Andrew Bird
KCRW Music Director Jason Bentley and DJ Anne Litt will co-host live radio broadcasts from 3 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. MT on Saturday, January 19 and Sunday, January 20 at the Acura studio space inside the Park City Museum, with luminaries in both the film and music world.
Highlights from the weekend will air on KRCW's "Morning Becomes Eclectic" the following week, while the Festival is still underway.
KCRW’s nighttime showcases and live broadcasts in Park City, Utah during the 2013 Sundance Film Festival mark the first-ever formal programming collaboration between the independent film festival and a radio station.
— David Burger