What's New

* Updates for iOS6
* Minor bug fixes

App Description

From quick discovery to deep exploration, the KCRW Music Mine takes listeners on an audio adventure of artists especially selected by DJs at the ground-breaking LA public radio station.


KCRW has long been lauded as a place to discover new artists and the app reflects that reputation, offering our listeners and future fans the ability to find music with ease and dig deeper when they desire with the all new KCRW Music Mine app for the iPad.

The app displays up to 100 artists at a time with content updated daily in tandem with our on air playlists. Listeners who want to delve into the world of each artist can find videos, photos, blog posts and more, through a fun interactive interface designed specifically for the iPad.

Fans who want a lean-back experience can simply tap KCRW’s 24-hour, all-music stream Eclectic24 or enjoy full shows by KCRW DJs.

For more info, visit: kcrw.com/musicmine


The KCRW Music Mine was developed by Public Radio Exchange (PRX), and designed in collaboration with Roundarch, using The Echo Nest’s powerful music intelligence platform.



If you like this app, please check out the KCRW Radio app and the KCRW FB (Fringe Benefits) app for the iPhone and iPod Touch, available now in the App Store.



KCRW 89.9FM, licensed to Santa Monica College, is National Public Radio's flagship station for Southern California. The Los Angeles-based nonprofit represents cutting edge radio at its best, presenting an eclectic mix of independent music, news, talk and arts programming. The terrestrial signal serves Los Angeles, Orange, Ventura Counties, as well as parts of San Diego, San Bernardino, Kern, and Santa Barbara Counties and the greater Palm Springs area. KCRW’s programming is internationally renowned and available worldwide via KCRW.com, including three streaming channels, 27 podcasts and archives of our locally-produced programs and live band performances. Hear KCRW music online, all the time, on the ALL music stream Eclectic24.

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • April 24, 2012 Initial release
  • June 25, 2014 New version 1.13

Other Apps From KCRW FM 89.9 and KCRW.com

KCRW Radio KCRW FB MusicMine by KCRW KCRWPlaylists KCRW VR