On-Air Next: March 5th, 2015

On-Air Next 3.5.2015 James Calvet Radio 1190 KVCU It's that time of year again; Radio 1190 is kicking off the Spring 2015 Pledge Drive this Friday, March 6th! But before that, on Thursday March 5th, we are inviting all students and faculty to our newly renovated studio in the basement of the UMC for our first ever Meet and Greet! The event goes from 4-10pm on Thursday and will feature free food, drink, live DJ'...

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CD of the Month: March

American Culture - Pure American Gum by James Calvet Radio 1190 KVCU In a musical landscape that thrives on genre revivalism, it's hard for bands to sound unique while also letting their influences shine through. But for American Culture's newest record, Pure American Gum, the group is able to be nostalgic without sounding dated. Comprised of former members of Bad Weather California and current members of Hom...

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On Air Next 2.26

On Air Next 2.26 by James Calvet Radio 1190 KVCU This week it seems as if every great band is announcing new albums! How exciting! Just recently indie-rock legends Built to Spill announced their new album with a blistering new single to hold us over. But the biggest one thus far is the announcement of the new Godspeed You! Black Emperor record! Post-rock heads rejoice! In other news Radio 1190 will be hostin...

26 Feb 7:08 PM 0 Read More...

An Interview With Rose Quartz

by James Calvet Radio 1190 KVCU Formerly of FLASHLIGHTS, Ethan who now plays in Rose Quartz is continuously progressing as a musician. Even though he graduated from CU Boulder with a degree in finance, he has been making music in an electronic capacity for a few years as FLASHLIGHTS, but now he is pursuing his newest project Rose Quartz, an interesting mix of electronic dance music with indie rock tendencies. T...

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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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