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Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

Marc "Mookie" Kaczor is a native of Los Angeles and Music Director of 88.5 FM. He likes the Lakers, Lo-Fi, interviewing artists and white tennis shoes. Marc also appreciates a nicely constructed tweet @MookieSpeaks. Initially gaining radio chops in San Diego (at more than a handful of stations) Mookie is thrilled to be back home at a trail-blazing, non-commercial radio station like this one. Always willing to take a chance on a record, always willing to serve the listener community and the community of artists.

Posts by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor for Inside 88.5:

Echo In The Canyon: LA’s Laurel Canyon In The 1960s

Published 2 days ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

Echo In The Canyon celebrates the explosion of popular music that came out of LA’s Laurel Canyon in the mid-60s as folk went electric and The Byrds, The Beach Boys, Buffalo Springfield and The Mamas and the Papas gave birth to the California Sound. 

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Music Director Picks #19: Desure, Foxygen, Addi McDaniel

Published 11 days ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

Introducing Desure reflecting about life in Los Angeles (and life in general), the infinitely influential Foxygen and Addi McDaniel's take on an Andrew Bird song. 

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Music Director Picks #18: Mavis Staples, Kevin Morby, The Way Down Wanderers

Published 19 days ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

A new Mavis Staples song produced by Ben Harper, indie favorite Kevin Morby and the genre bending of The Way Down Wanderers.

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Music Director Picks #17: The Head And The Heart, The Wild Reeds, Black Mountain

Published 25 days ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

The Head And The Heart roar back with an upbeat sound, LA based The Wild Reeds let us be a fly on the wall and psych rockers Black Mountain melt faces with a guitar ripper. 

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Music Director Picks #16: Sara Bareilles, Foxygen, Meg Myers

Published 35 days ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

Another Sara B song produced by T Bone Burnett, new music from art rockers Foxygen and Meg Myers pays tribute to the legendary Kate Bush. 

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Local Spotlight: HEЯITAGE

Published 35 days ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

LA based Soul/Pop band dedicated to providing the world with positive music.

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Music Director Picks #15: Jade Bird, John Paul White, Radical Face

Published 51 days ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

Another Jade Bird ripper, the profoundness of John Paul White and Los Angeles based Radical Face giving us all the feels. 

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Trouble In The Wind: Fall Guy

Published 57 days ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

Trouble in the Wind share a new video from the LP Hammer On. This award winning group may be the best Folk, Country, Rock, Americana band you've never heard of... but NOW you have!

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