Studio A presents Mixtape Volume 1, an exciting compilation episode of six of our recent bands performing singles from their albums. Featured acts include Chelsea Wolfe, La Santa Cecilia, Best Coast, Quetzal, The Internet, and Deap Vally.
Watch their individual performances below and read more about these electrifying SoCal bands:
Los Angeles-based musician Chelsea Wolfe's hypnotically entrancing vocals, layered guitar textures, and pulsing rhythms lit up the stage for Studio A.
Grammy Award-winning group La Santa Cecilia draws inspiration from all over the world, utilizing Pan-American rhythms like cumbia, bossa nova, rumba, bolero, tango, jazz, rock, and klezmer music. Watch their exciting performance on Studio A.
Beachy rockers Best Coast deliver reverb-drenched guitar, Laurel Canyon strums, and subtle country edge to KCET's Studio A.
The Grammy-winning band Quetzal mixes sounds of traditional Mexican "son jarocho" music with a contemporary twist. Catch their lively performance on Studio A.
The R&B duo known as The Internet -- aka Sydney "Syd tha Kyd" Bennett and Matt "Martians" Martin -- performs "Dontcha" in the KCET Studios.
Channeling titans of rock and riot grrl punk, power duo Deap Vally unleash a bombastic style of guitar-and-drums mayhem in the KCET's Studio A. Julie Edwards and Lindsey Troy met in a knitting class but their music is anything but well-mannered.
STUDIO A is an original music series showcasing Southern California's top musical talent with international appeal. The series reflects the diversity of the region through the cultural backgrounds and musical influences of some of Southern California's most prolific artists, and features an uninterrupted musical set, as well as the cultural stories from which these artists draw their inspiration, including historical and geographical influences.
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Fri, Nov 14, 2014 - 10:00 PM - KCET-HD
Fri, Nov 28, 2014 - 10:00 PM - KCET-HD
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