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DJ Sessions: Positive Vibes Only

Ricky Reed of the music group Wallpaper performs at the MTV2 VMA Concert at The Music Box on Aug. 26, 2011 in Hollywood, California.  (Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images)
Ricky Reed of the music group Wallpaper performs at the MTV2 VMA Concert at The Music Box on Aug. 26, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images)

We talk to DJ Valida Carroll from KCRW in Santa Monica, California, about the music getting her through days of unending smoke and buyouts at her station.

Music From The Segment

Ricky Reed, “Real Magic”

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Samia, “Pool”

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Benny Yurco, “You’re The Only One”

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Annabelle Maginnis, “Blastin Pastem

Nteibint, “Love Is Everywhere//turbitio Remix


Cassady Rosenblum produced and edited this interview for broadcast.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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