On Air Next - 7.2.15

On Air Next 7.2 James Calvet Radio 1190 KVCU The fourth of July is just around the corner and Radio 1190 has you covered for your party playlist. Tune in to Radio 1190 on Saturday July 4th for a full day of "Star Spangled Bangers". We will be spinning the best in wonky, trap, dub and hip-hop based electronic music all day long. So sit back, relax and turn up our Star Spangled Bangers playlist all day this Saturd...

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July CD of the Month - Katie Dey's "asdfasdf"

asdfasdf by Katie Dey FULL REVIEW CDOTM - July 2015 James Calvet Radio 1190 KVCU June 30th, 2015 2015 is an interesting time to be an independent musician. The music platform Bandcamp was established in 2007, yet after it was popularized by Sufjan Stevens around 2010, it has become the staple website for anyone and everyone to post their music and to be discovered. Out of the sudden popularity of Bandcamp, a n...

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Radio 1190's Albums of The Year (So Far)

Dan: Bjork - Vulnicura Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp a Butterfly Natalie Prass - Natalie Prass Hop Along - Painted Shut Girlpool - Before the World Was Big Caden: Sufjan- Carrie and Lowell Title Fight- Hyperview Death Grips - Jenny Death Mount Eerie - Sauna Mountain Goats- Beat the Champ James: Lil Ugly Mane - Third Side of the Tape American Culture - Pure American Gum Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp ...

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On Air Next 6.25.15

On Air Next 6.25 Radio 1190 KVCU James Calvet It may be hot outside but down in the basement of the UMC, Radio 1190 has been hosting bunches of cool local acts to play in our studio. As always you can find mastered lived performances on our Soundcloud but now you can experience it for yourself via our YouTube channel. Log on to radio1190.org now and find awesome videos of Ghost Tapes and Emily Frembgen! And when...

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Album review: Surfer Blood - 1000 Palms

Surfer Blood has definitely had an interesting history as a band. The South Florida indie rocker’s debut album, Astro Coast, was extremely successful, and for good reason. They effortlessly crafted music that was a seamless fusion of some times angsty, dark indie rock with upbeat, beachy pop, creating a refreshingly unique juxtaposition. The band’s success took a downhill turn when lead singer, John Paul Pitts, w...

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