On Air Next: 3.18.15

On Air Next 3.19 James Calvet Radio 1190 KVCU Pledge drive is over! Here at Radio 1190 would first off like to thank everyone that donated during last week. Every dollar you donated has tremendously helped us stay operational and we are forever grateful. We would also like to thank Boss Lady Pizza, Illegal Pete's on the Hill, Nick-n-Willy's Pizza and Moe's bagels for providing food to our hungry volunteers. Like...

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On Air Next: 2-18-2015

On-Air Next by James Calvet 2.18.2015 Radio 1190 KVCU Almost 6 years since the last installment, Mystic Bummer, a fantastic DIY electronic artist out of Denver, gathered up 32 of Denver's greatest experimental artists as released the most massive local compilation in recent history: Wet Pizza V (Wet It Be). Across the 32 tracks on this album, the genres span from experimental electronic dance music to noise roc...

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CDotM: On Your Own Love Again by Jessica Pratt

Radio 1190 CD of the Month: February Jessica Pratt - On Your Own Love Again James Calvet - KVCU   It's no secret that Californian singer-songwriter Jessica Pratt draws influence from the folk singers from the 1960s and 70s but her sophomore album On Your Own Love Again strikes a deeper chord than her debut. The echoes of Joni Mitchell and Jefferson Airplane haunt Pratt's delicate croon still haunt the rec...

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CDotM: The Night Air by Shady Elders

Since their inception in 2011, it's amazing that local-darlings Shady Elders have garnered so much praise in under four years. Following a packed EP release show in early December, Shady Elder's newest release The Night Air has proven them to be one of Denver's most promising live acts. After a two year process of writing, recording, re-writing and re-recording this set of tracks, the end result clearl...

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The Year in Review: Editor’s Favorites, Autumn 2014

          Autumn was by far the most bountiful season in terms of both quality and quantity. Perfume Genius released Too Bright, a personal, defiant album and a delightful departure from his traditional stripped back piano pieces into uncharted electronic synth world. Flying Lotus also took a leap forward with You’re Dead!, his jazziest, craziest and chillest instrumental hip hop album to d...

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