KCRW Presents: Phoenix

Apr 23, 2013
Originally published on July 7, 2014 2:02 pm

The French band Phoenix experienced massive success, both critically and commercially, with 2009's Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix. Now, four years later, the group has finally returned with a new album titled Bankrupt! Designed to push beyond its hit predecessor rather than replicate it, the album nevertheless retains Phoenix's gift for catchy power-pop hooks.

Between headlining appearances at Coachella, Phoenix recently performed "Entertainment" live in KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic studios. Head over to and catch the rest of the session.

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