Donating never fails to bring a warm-and-fuzzy feeling to the contributor's stomach, a sensation usually brought on by ingesting entire bags of cane sugar. Get a good feeling sans insulin-spike with today's Groupon: for $25, you get a $50 level membership to KCRW Public Radio, an NPR affiliate. A community service of Santa Monica College, KCRW is a creative and informative force with a diverse range of news, information, an eclectic mix of independent music, facts about the grooming habits of rock bands, and cultural programming. Memberships at the $50 level receive automatic entry to KCRW sweepstakes, eligibility for concert ticket and CD giveaways, a quarterly issue of KCRW's Your Guide, and the Fringe Benefits Card, which insures discounts at nearly 1,000 restaurants, merchants, concert venues and online stores.
- KCRW, the de rigueur radio station for the smart set, has single-handedly made public radio into a hip, must-visit property in Los Angeles. – Fiona Ng, Paper
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KCRW Public Radio
Every week, listeners from across the globe tune in to KCRW Public Radio, Southern California's leading public radio station. Its airwaves have introduced audiences to some of the top performers in music, such as Adele, Beck, Norah Jones, Coldplay, Edward Sharpe, Fitz and the Tantrums, and many others. It broadcasts NPR programs like Morning Edition and All Things Considered, along with an eclectic array of cultural programming, news, and tunes from here and around the world. The station also reaches a wide audience with its mobile apps, streaming live and on-demand content.