On Air Next: 2.12.15

On-Air Next 2.12.15 James Calvet Radio 1190 KVCU It's finally cooling down! Ahh, it feels nice to have some cold weather after a weekend of summertime. But this week/weekend is bringing a slew of amazing shows to the Denver/Boulder area. On Thursday the 12th Body Language and Bollywood Life are taking over the Larimer Lounge, and right down the road Sleater-Kinney will be playing to a sold out crowd at the O...

12 Feb 8:50 PM 0 Read More...

An Interview With Jordaan Mason

Jordaan Mason is a Canadian artist who makes folk music. They sing songs about sex, sickness, and the end of the world. They also have a new album coming out next week. I asked Jordaan a few questions about their self and about the album. These questions, along with their answers, are documented below. Read them. What is your favorite color and why? Probably pink, at least right now. I don't know why. ...

28 Jan 9:14 PM 0 Read More...

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...

31 Dec 2:48 AM 0 Read More...

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

      Summer was a bit slow compared to spring, but the few albums that I did care for for were all of really high quality and especially fitting for the season. A Sunny Day In Glasgow put out Sea When Absent, a pretty dreampop shoegaze album with echoes of psychedelia and an album built for afternoon drives along the California coast (I’ve never actually been to California, but I can ...

30 Dec 1:47 AM 0 Read More...

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

            An incredibly bountiful spring made up for the lackluster winter to the point of being almost too generous. Three of my absolute favorite albums of the year were released: The Amazing Snakeheads’ Amphetamine Ballads - a raw, driving-through-the-desert-at-sundown-in-a-muscle-car-esque British rock record that’ll put hair on your chest; Recent McGill graduates Ought release...

29 Dec 2:52 AM 0 Read More...