Jello Biafra

A year ago, I never would have guessed that I would be spending this New Year's Eve with a bunch of people in studded vests. But upon hearing the news that my punk rock father got us tickets to ex-lead singer of the Dead Kennedys Jello Biafra, I couldn't resist the opportunity to see one of punk music's legends in the flesh. The show started with two local hardcore punk bands, one of which (Joy Subtraction) was fa...

04 Jan 10:00 AM 0 Read More...

January CDotM: Burial "Rival Dealer"

It’s rare that we see career-defining albums released in December, yet Burial has made what is possibly his most revelatory work yet with the surprise EP “Rival Dealer”. While still operating within Burial’s usual style of dystopian house music, “Rival Dealer” presents the most diverse array of sounds we’ve heard from the producer yet, and at times actually manages to sound optimistic.   Thou...

01 Jan 8:32 PM 0 Read More...

Happy New Year!

As yet another year rolls on in, and 2013 rolls out, we would like to wish you all the best for the upcoming year. We love having you as listeners and appreciate all the wonderful input you give us. For 2014: Radio 1190 will of course be bringing the goods, starting with the TOP 100 Playlist on New Years Day.   HAPPY NEW YEAR!...

31 Dec 6:47 PM 1 Read More...

Trombone Shorty Review

When I picked up a pair of trombone shorty tickets as a pledge drive premium, I had no idea what I was really getting myself into. The evening began with local band Analog Son with an acceptably repetitive Funk set that occasionally featured strong female vocals to match the smooth groovy beats in the background. As Trombone Shorty emerged from the wings, he immediately began blasting our eardrums with his trom...

28 Dec 5:40 PM 0 Read More...

WE ARE BACK.

After a short vacation of Radio1190's website, we are in fact back! From all of us here at Radio 1190, we would love to wish you a very Merry Christmas - We hope it was filled with family, friends, love and some good food. As always, be careful over the holiday period and STAY TUNED for those awesome funky beats we are always bringing. ...

27 Dec 7:46 PM 0 Read More...