Album Review: They Want My Soul

     The new Spoon album sounds like old Spoon, which, depending on the person, is a good thing or a bad thing. They Want My Soul starts off with catchy guitar riffs that make you nod your head and dance, like old Spoon, but doesn’t go much further from there. The first song Rent I Pay, also the first single released and by far the best song on the album, is classic Spoon, heavy pop guitar licks with a s...

02 Sep 4:04 PM 0 Read More...

On-air next with CU-Boulder's Radio 1190

On-air next with CU-Boulder's Radio 1190: Allah-Las, The Abigails and Pallbearer It's the most wonderful time of the year. New students are moving into dorms, creating hellish traffic in Boulder, pro cyclists are closing all roads in the Front Range and not to mention that everyone and their mother are dumping perfectly good ice water on their heads so they don't have to donate to charity. The world is a crazy pla...

26 Aug 5:55 PM 0 Read More...

CU Students...Radio 1190 Wants You!

Students! We want you! What's your independent sound? Roots, Rock, Reggae?  Look no further and tune to Radio 1190/KVCU for your dose of the best independent and local music. Our 25,000 CD library plays current independent artists and all your favorites weekdays 7a-6p, and every other genre imaginable at nights and weekends with our award winning specialty shows. We also employ over 100 CU students and voluntee...

25 Aug 5:04 PM 0 Read More...

American Gladiator Bandstand Will Determine the Hotel-Trashing King of Denver's Bands

In 2012, Thadeaous Mighell, Mitchell Pond and David Moke came up with the idea for an interactive arts festival after meeting at the now-defunct DIY space Unit E. Soon after, Moke -- who organizes events for the Denver Theater District non-profit -- helped get the ball rolling and Blacktop was born. Although Blacktop is no more, the trio recently created something even more unique: American Gladiator Bandstand....

25 Aug 4:17 PM 0 Read More...

Radio 1190 Sponsors Program Council's 2014 Welcome Fest

  Radio 1190 in partnership with the University of Colorado Program Council is very excited to announce that Kill Paris, EOTO, Bearsohmy, and The Griswolds will be headlining our annual Welcomefest Concert 2014! Taking place on Farrand Field on August 23, 2014, Welcomefest Concert is free exclusively for all CU Boulder students.Indiana native, Corey Baker, began playing music at the age of 15, maste...

20 Aug 7:16 PM 0 Read More...