Music. Writing. Want to combine both into a handmade totem of sonic awesomeness? We (Radio 1190) are looking for people like you (or you) to contribute your thoughts and brilliant insights and fragmented conjectures—anything you care to fling at us, really—that bears some association with independent music and radio. We always welcome your album reviews, concert reviews, upcoming events, pictures, venue reviews, stories, and more.

We want detail. We want diverse. Your thoughts about a venue could cover the overall experience, or just the bar  the lights, the crowd the vibe, the bathrooms, the first time you played there, the car keys you lost there.  If you’re at all curious, pony up and email

August CD Of The Month


Lese Majesty – Shabazz Palaces- (pronounced Lay-zey Majesty) When the lights dim down on these hot summer evenings, you need the perfect soundtrack to escape from the mundane day-to-day at your summer job. For the late night chill sessions on your porch, let Lese Majesty by Shabazz Palaces take you on a hazy head-trip like […]


Latest In-Studio Performances @ Radio 1190


In the past couple weeks we’ve had a storm of local independent bands performing live sets for us in our studio. Roadkill Ghost Choir, Brothertiger, StaG, and Avourneen all made a stop by our underground oasis to play their latest and greatest, and we have it all for you here and on our Soundcloud. 1. […]


Gabby’s Music Video of the Week


In honor of Allah-Las’ newest album “Worship the Sun”, dropping Sept. 16th, and the announcement of their U.S. and European tour dates, this week’s music video is their second single from the new album. No Werewolf  is a cover of a 1960 song by The Frantics, whose rock n’ roll vibes likely inspired the Allah-Las’ beachy, […]


Spoon’s New Album ‘They Want My Soul’ drops 8/05/14


Spoon is back! Their newest album They Want My Soul hits stores August 5th. The LP is available for streaming via iTunes Radio. [The following was originally posted at] The 10-track effort is the band’s first in four years, following 2010′s Transference. The highly-anticipated album also marks the band’s first record featuring an outside producer, enlisting the help […]


10 Crazy Things to do in Colorado [via I'm From Denver]


Colorado is a state full of hidden surprises. Do you have enough heart to conquer this list? Proceed at your own risk! 10. Ride this alpine rollercoaster. Ride down the mountain on 2,500 feet of coaster track on the Gold Runner Alpine Coaster at Breckenridge. Ride alone or with a friend on our 2-seater coaster cars, […]