This month on Heavy Rotation — the series in which public-radio hosts and DJs share their favorite new songs — we have music from all over the map. Hip-hop, punk, EDM, folk, pop: It's all here. Meet this month's panel of pickers:
David Dye, host of NPR's World Cafe
Rita Houston, program director of WFUV in New York City
David Brown, host of Texas Music Matters for KUTX in Austin
Jessi Whitten, music director at Colorado Public Radio's OpenAir indie station
Alex Ruder, DJ at KEXP in Seattle
Kim Ruehl, a writer for FolkAlley.com
Andrea Swensson, blogger for TheCurrent.org
Travis Holcombe, a new daytime host for KCRW in Santa Monica, Calif.
Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Frannie Kelley of NPR Music Radio's hip-hop station Microphone Check
Otis Hart, coordinator of NPR Music Radio
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